Hands On Farm

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Talk With the Animals...

Hands on Farm opens June 7th, 2021! Comox's very own petting farm opens for children of all ages who want to walk and talk with the barn yard animals! Call 250-207-FARM (3276) or email farmer1@comox.ca starting June 1 for more information.

Hours & Admission
Open Daily 10am - 4pm
June 7 - August 20
$2 - Children (6 years & under)
$4 - Adult & Youth (7 years & up)
$10 - Family (up to 5 people)
$40 - Barn Yard Summer Pass

Volunteer at the Hands on Farm

Volunteer to work with the animals! For youth 13 years & older, join the Hands on Farm team as you volunteer this summer! You will spend your time helping with animal care, feeding, cleaning and maintaining the yard and barn. Work with our expert Farm staff to gain experience working on a farm and with the animals. Please contact 250-207-FARM (3276) or farmer1@comox.ca after June 1st for more information and hours available. Please include a completed volunteer application form. For questions prior to June 1st, please email Amy Bauman, Recreation Supervisor at abauman@comox.ca

Volunteer Application Form

Farm Club

Learn all about the care of our farmyard friends! Assist with animal feeding and grooming, cleaning chores and meet and greet guests to share your knowledge of the animals and ensure they are treated properly and respectfully. Animals have a way of bringing out the best in us! No session August 2.

Registration opens May 31st for all Farm Club programs. Information will be published in the Summer 2021 Rec Guide, May 28th. Prepare by ensuring your Comox Recreation Account is active and up to date here. Please stay tuned for more information.

Covid19 Guidelines

We are excited to welcome our Community back to the Hands on Farm this Summer! To keep everyone safe and healthy, please abide by the following guidelines while visiting our furry friends at the Farm.

  • Farm is closed to public 11-1130am and 230-3pm Mon-Fri
  • Exact cash is required for admission
  • Families must maintain 2m distance from others at all times
  • Hand sanitizer is available and must be used when entering and exiting
  • Limited number of people allowed in barn
  • Separate entrance and exit

Spring 2021