Vacation Week Programs at Drumlin Farm

Turn out-of-school time into out-of-doors time with Drumlin Farm’s vacation week programs! These programs provide fun and educational opportunities during February and April school vacation weeks for children in Pre-K through Grade 6. 


Examining a sap bucket during Winter Vacation Week

February

Registration opens in December

Explore the wonders of winter on the farm! Discover the farm loop, meet our animals, and help with chores. Tap a tree in our maple grove and learn how sap is transformed into syrup, with a tasty finish! Follow the sheep to sweater trail and learn about the wonders of wool, keeping us warm in the winter. Put on your naturalist hat and learn about different habitats and winter adaptations.

  • Full-day programs available for Pre-K through Grade 6 (ages 4–11)
  • Available Tuesday–Friday (9:00 am-3:00 pm each day)
  • All programs require pre-registration

Register Online

Please remember to dress for the weather—warm socks, snow boots, coat, snow pants (optional), hats, and mittens.


Young kids ponding during April Vacation Week

April

Registration opens in February

Celebrate the coming of spring as the farm comes alive with adventure! Help with farm chores and meet our animals; search for signs of spring in the forest, field, and wetland; and more. Look for salamanders, plant a seed to take home, or uncover mysteries from the pond as animals start to emerge. 

  • Full-day programs available for Pre-K through Grade 6 (ages 4–11)
  • Available Tuesday–Friday (9:00 am-3:00 pm each day)
  • All programs require pre-registration

Register Online