Hatfield Farm HQ - The Barnyard

Park your car in our ample, free parking lot and take a stroll up the lane past curious critters to our Barnyard. The Barnyard is Hatfield Farm headquarters. It’s here you’ll find our office, petting pen, pony rides, playground & our ice cream shack. Wagon and Sleigh rides take you to Fort Clayton for more fun.

Petting Pen

Talk with the animals at The Hatfield Farm Petting Pen. Donkeys, Goats, Cows, Alpacas and more!

All of our adorable and friendly animals are waiting to meet you. In no time at all, you’ll have them eating out of your hands!

We are open 6 days a week from 10am – 5pm. (Closed Tuesday)


Infants Under 1 – Free, 1 – 3 years old – $4.50, 4 years old and up $7.00

We also offer on-site Petting Zoo / Petting Pen enclosures and on-site Pony Rides for special events! Email info@hatfieldfarm.com for details or call us at (902) 835-5676!

“Perfect for a sunny fall day! Animals in the petting pen are gentle, my daughter loves to feed them! Playground is fun too.”

Rui Yang

Pony Rides

Available weekends 10am-4:30pm on a come by chance basis. Please call the day of for availability.

We have helmets available however, you are more than welcome to bring your own.

“We love Hatfield farm! With the new upgrades they did it got even better. Kids love petting animals and pony rides are the best.”

Albina Ziatdinova

Pony Rides Pricing

Petting Pen admission is included in our Pony Ride pricing. All guests not going on a pony ride are charged for general admission.

Time Amount
5 Min $20.00
10 Min $40.00
15 Min $60.00
30 Min $80.00

Tenderfoot Pony Ride – starting at $14 for a 5 minute ride. This is the perfect opportunity to introduce your child to the delight of riding in a comfortable setting.