Ice Cream Farms Near You

We hear you’re looking for ice cream farms near you – need a hand? I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream! Whether you like a classic cone or you go all out with sprinkles and flakes, we can all agree that ice cream is the ultimate summer treat.

We’ve got the scoop on the best ice cream farms to visit, where you can learn all about the delicious treat, see the farmyard and loads more, and of course, try some delicious ice cream, it makes for the best summer day out.

The Ice Cream Farm, Cheshire

Look no further than The Ice Cream Farm in Cheshire for the ultimate summer day out. Discover Daisy’s Garden, where you can step into the flavour forest and visit the magical ice cream tree, or try out the awesome Mini Scoop challenge and take control of your very own digger. Fancy a game of crazy golf?

Head over to Strawberry Falls Adventure Golf for a sweet-filled game [filled with candy canes and giant sandcastles. Of course, there’s plenty of tasty ice creams to tuck into too, and with 50 incredible flavours to pick from, we definitely couldn’t just try one!

Info & Pricing

  • Location Drumlan Hall. Newton Lane. Cheshire. Chester. CH3 9NE
  • Price £9.99 per Trail (not per person)
  • Opening Times Everyday 09:00 - 18:00
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Churchfields Farmhouse Ice Cream Cafe, Droitwich

Churchfields Farmhouse Ice Cream Cafe is a fantastic day out for the whole family, and with over 36 flavours to pick from, we know you’ll have to go for seconds! Choose from flavours such as Jaffa Cake, Rocky Road, or Pink Bubblegum, plus there are even loads of limited edition seasonal flavours throughout the year, so you never know just what you might get to sample! There’s even some fantastic trains to head off on too, such as the Fairy Trail, so grab your wings and set off.

Info & Pricing

  • Location Salwarpe. Droitwich. WR9 0AH
  • Price Free admission
  • Opening Times Wednesday to Monday 10:00 - 17:00
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Bluebell Dairy, Derby

With a host of awards under its belt,  a fab ice cream farm that’s a real Derbyshire gem. All 25 flavours are made using fresh milk and cream from the cows living on the farm, then lovingly made in small batches for a more intense flavour – yum! For a full family day out, this ice cream farm is also home to Bluebells Play Park, filled with fun including climbing frames, swings, a sandpit and a toddler tractors course! At the Animal Patch, a farmyard full of animals awaits with feeding and petting sessions every morning, plus seasonal events always mean there’s something new to explore.

Enjoy some classic fun on the farm at Bluebell Dairy, packed full of all sorts of fantastic activities to get stuck into before you indulge in a sweet treat. make sandcastles in the sandpit and soar up high on the swings, plus jump in a go-kart and race around an awesome track full of twists and turns. Say hi to your favourite farmyard animals, like pigs, donkeys, sheep and you can even meet an adorable Shetland Pony, all before tucking into some ice cream! With plenty of awesome flavours, like a raspberry rainbow, Biscoff, or banoffee pie, but we know the adults will make a bee line for the prosecco strawberry ice cream…

Info & Pricing

  • Location Locko Road. Derby. DE21 7AR
  • Price Pre-book to save money on tickets and to save time queueing on entry. Farm entry £3.75pp.
  • Opening Times Thursday - Monday 10:00 - 17:00
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Solley’s Ice Cream Parlour, Kent

Experience the ultimate summer day out at Solley’s Ice Cream Parlour, with plenty more fun than just ice cream! Hop on board for a tractor ride and explore the wonderful farm in the lovely Kent countryside, plus there’s plenty of fantastic walking or cycling routes. Set off on a journey around the farm and learn all about the wonderful wildlife on the farm and learn all about the farm, and after all that walking you’ll be in the mood for a tasty snack! With over 15 flavours to dig into, including chocolate brownie and lemon meringue, it makes for the perfect end to a summer day out.

Info & Pricing

  • Location The Dairy. Church Lane. Deal. CT14 8JL
  • Price free entry to the farm
  • Opening Times Monday - Friday 10:00 - 16:00. Saturday & Sunday 10:00 - 17:00.
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Daisy Made Farm, Lincoln

Let loose at Daisy Made Farm, a fantastic family day out packed full of awesome activities and adorable animals to meet, and some delicious ice cream to top it all off with! Putt your way around Crazy Daisy Golf, an epic 13-hole course with a fun farmyard theme, burn off some energy on the play area and discover the daisy diggers, real working kid-sized diggers you can use to dig through the sandpit! With over 60 flavours of ice cream to tuck into and 5 epic sundaes, this is one sweet day out you won’t want to miss.

Info & Pricing

  • Location Lincoln Road. Skellingthorpe. Lincoln. LN6 5SA
  • Price free entry to the farm
  • Opening Times Summer opening times: Everyday 10:00 - 18:00
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Callestick Farm, Cornwall

Heading to Cornwall anytime soon? Callestick Farm should definitely be on your list of places to go, and there are loads of incredible flavours to dig into! After your day spent at one of the many lovely Cornish beaches splashing around in the sea, what better than to enjoy some delicious ice cream to complete your ultimate Cornish summer day? Indulge in the Jamie Dodger Sundae or tuck into a Biscoff Waffle, plus you can even get a milkshake to wash it all down with too!

Info & Pricing

  • Location Cornish Ice Cream. Callestick Farm. Callestick. Truro. TR4 9LL
  • Price Please check website for pricing.
  • Opening Times Everyday 10:30 - 17:00
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Birchfield Ice Cream Farm, North Yorkshire

Discover Birchfield Ice Cream Farm, a wonderful farm nestled in a beautiful area of outstanding Natural Beauty in North Yorkshire. It’s the perfect day out for a tasty treat. Head to the fields and pick your own strawberries to take home, or get lost in the fantastic seasonal Maize Maze and see if you can make it out! Plus, there are over 30 different quality ice cream flavours to try out, including cookies and cream, bubblegum and mango for the ultimate summer treat. Whether you want a traditional wafer cone with a single scoop ice cream or scoop ice cream tubs, INDULGE!

Info & Pricing

  • Location Oakmount House. Birchfield Farm. Summerbridge. Harrogate. HG3 4JS.
  • Price Adults £5. Children £5 (2 - 16 yrs). under 2s free.
  • Opening Times Tuesday to Sunday from 10:00 - 16:00
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Great Budworth Real Dairy Ice Cream Farm, Cheshire

Discover some incredible luxury ice cream at Great Budworth Real Dairy Ice Cream Farm, and with a variety of flavours such as marzipan, coconut and pineapple, we’re getting all of the summer vibes with these delicious cones. During the summer holidays, you can even enjoy a series of awesome events packed full of awesome fun for the whole family, making it the ultimate summer day out.

Info & Pricing

  • Location Heath Ln. Budworth Heath. Great Budworth. Northwich. CW9 6ND.
  • Price Free admission to farm
  • Opening Times 12:00 - 17:00 everyday
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Roskilly’s, Cornwall

Discover a fascinating real working, organic Cornish dairy farm packed full of plenty of great things to do. Meet all of your favourite farmyard animals, including the adorable Roskilly’s Jersey Cows, and you can meet cheeky goats, fluffy sheep and lazy pigs, plus you can even grab a bag of food and feed them too! Set off on one of the awesome farm trails for a wonderful walk, all before ending up at the ice cream parlour, where you can try out over 30 different flavours!

Info & Pricing

  • Location Horncliffe. Berwick-upon-Tweed. Northumberland. TD15 2XT. England.
  • Price Free admission to farm
  • Opening Times Easter - October: Monday to Sunday 10:00 - 17:00. November - Easter: Monday to Friday 10:00 - 17:00
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Bidlea Dairy Ice Cream Farm, Cheshire

From just 20 cows originally to an almost 1,000-strong herd, the reputation of our Bidlea Holstein-Fresian cows has seen them win both national and European awards! Bidlea Farm has been run by 3 generations of farmers and is now a beloved ice cream farm in Cheshire! Bidlea Ice Cream really is the best and here’s why…

Set in the rolling countryside, families can enjoy walks, and meet the cows themselves! Kids can run around in the farm’s new nature trail after devouring their cone of creamy goodness! Is your four-legged friend feeling left out? Bring them along and treat them to a lactose-free DOG Ice cream for £2.50! Pop in and pick your flavour, and if they don’t make it yet, let them know – creativity is encouraged!

Info & Pricing

  • Location The Orchards. Farm Twemlow Ln. Holmes Chapel. Cheshire. Crewe. CW4 8DS.
  • Price Free admission to farm
  • Opening Times Everyday 09:00 - 18:00
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Alder Tree Ice Cream Alder Carr Farm

Ever indulged in an artisan ice cream? Not only is Alder Tree Ice cream award-winning, it’s a tantalising treat for your tastebuds too! It’s tangy, fruity and delicious flavours can be found in the farm shop, Courtyard Cafe and their vintage ice-cream van in the Summer. There’s a flavour for everyone, whether it’s a refreshing Gooseberry & Elderflower ice cream or a rich and indulgent traditional vanilla, you will love what Alder Carr Farm has to offer in the way of sweet treats.

Located in the idyllic countryside of Suffolk, Alder Tree Farm is the perfect family day out. There is a colourful kids playground, a ceramics & sugar craft studio, deli counter, local traders, and of course the adorable farm animals themselves! Not to mention the tranquil picnic area where you can eat you scrumptious ice creams in the sun!

Info & Pricing

  • Location Alder Carr Farm. Creeting St. Mary. Needham Market. Suffolk. IP6 8LX
  • Price Free admission to farm
  • Opening Times Farm shop opening hours: Mon - Sat: 9:00am - 4:30 pm
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Chain Bridge Honey Farm, Northumberland

Are you someone that loves ice-cream and honey? What if we told you that you can have both? At Chain Bridge Honey Farm  families can learn about fascinating bee colonies, the farm’s history and finish the day in the quirky tea shop – it’s a vintage bus! Enjoy heavenly honeycomb ice cream as you walk through the lavender fields and smile in the sunshine. Your kids will love it at Chain Bridge Farm!

Info & Pricing

  • Location Tregellast Barton Farm. St Keverne. Helston. TR12 6NX
  • Price Free admission to farm
  • Opening Times 09:30 - 20:00 everyday
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FAQs

Do you have to pay to get into Ice Cream Farms?

Most ice cream farms, and farms in general, are usually free entry. Always check the website for tickets, prices or if you need to pre-book! There tend to be small attractions for kids around ice cream farms too so make sure you have some money to take with you as well, besides ice cream money!

What are natural resources in ice cream?

  • Milk.
  • Fruit.
  • Water.
  • Eggs.
  • Sugar.

What is the perfect temperature for the storage of ice cream?

Looking to recreate your own ice cream farm at home? In that case you’ll need to know the temperature to store ice cream! You should store your ice cream at 0°F (-18°C) or colder. You want the right balance between very cold but not too frozen – no wants to eat a solid block of ice!

What rides are at The Ice Cream Farm, Cheshire?

If you are planning a day packed full of attractions and adventure  then you’ll need to grab your Play Pass / Access Pass for £15. These are just some of the rides you can have a thrill-tastic time on at The Ice Cream Farm, Cheshire.

  • Daisy’s Garden – Daisy has a magical garden!
  • Strawberry Falls – mini golf activity for mini humans
  • Honeycomb Canyon. Europe’s LARGEST indoor. sand and water play.
  • Silvercone. Blink and you’ll miss him!
  • Fun Factory
  • Gemstone Cove
  • Dig for treasure with ‘Diggs’
  • Mini Tractors

What is the pH level of ice cream?

The pH values of ice cream samples ranged from 5.82 to 6.62.

We hope this round up of the best ice cream farms in the UK has added some sprinkles to your day, and if you’re looking for more inspiration, check out some of our other blogs too:

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