Blackwater Open Farm

Opening Hours: Daily during July & August 11:00am-6:00pm

Ballynaclash, County Wexford, Y21 E8W8, Ireland

Milk Jessie the model dairy cow, ride the tractors and enjoy a bite to eat at Blackwater Open Farm

Blackwater Open Farm is a family-run business located between the villages of Curracloe & Blackwater. We have a wide variety of domestic farm animals from Fallabella & Shetland ponies to Turkeys & everything in between! We cater for all kinds of parties, birthdays, christenings, communions, confirmations, hen’s parties, school tours, special needs groups, parent & toddler groups, walking groups & cyclists, with a wide variety of budgets catered for.

Our Café serves lots of home cooking & home baking along with barista style coffee, milkshakes, & ice creams. We have great value meal deals to include our authentic Italian sour dough pizzas.

Throughout the day there are a variety of organised activities to watch or join is with, handling the small animals, collecting the eggs, or even bottle feeding the lambs/goats. 

You can enjoy an informative guided tour of the farm, which offers information about the animals & the local history & geography.

We also have lots of play areas for all age groups with no time limits.

Zipline, climbing frames, pedal go karting, indoor bouncy castle, football pitch, tractor track,  and even a ‘Play town’!

Lots of handmade local crafts & reasonably priced gifts in our gift shop.

Dogs are welcome on a lead once the owner takes full responsibility for cleaning up should the dog foul.

The open farm has cement footpaths throughout for ease of access for wheelchairs & buggies.


In May we are open every Friday, Saturday and Sunday, but throughout June, July and August we welcome visitors 7 days a week!

In September we fall back to weekend openings  



  • Cafe
  • Children's Play Area
  • Parking
  • Pet Farm
  • Toilets
  • Wheelchair Access
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