Things to do in bad weather at The Big Sheep

Things to do in bad weather

Don’t let bad weather put you off having a fantastic day out! At The BIG Sheep, there’s loads to do whatever the weather.

With EWEtopia, you can enjoy hours of fun in our indoor playground.

Meet the animals in our petting barn, watch live shows and stop for a bite to eat in Bo Peep’s Cafe or The Barn Cafe.

Plus, for the adults only, you can enjoy visiting our brewery with tasting a must!

All Weather Fun

Ewetopia Indoor Playground

Ewetopia Ball Pool
A family falling in our death slide having all weather fun
Mother and daughter on a slide having fun in the bad weather
Ewetopia available for Birthday Parties

The bad weather won’t stop you having a great time at The BIG Sheep! At EWEtopia, our indoor playground, you can enjoy ball pits, death slides, climbing areas and rope bridges. And mums and dads can get involved in the indoor playground or choose to relax with a well earned coffee from The Barn Cafe. There’s also a smaller indoor playground for under 5’s so they can play safely. Bad weatherproof fun guaranteed at The BIG Sheep.

Meet The Animals 

A little girl in Halloween costume petting a sheep
A little 'un fascinated by a little chick

As well as a fun day out for the whole family, The BIG Sheep is a working farm and so throughout the year there are often cute and cuddly baby animals being born. Take shelter from the bad weather in our barn and come and see our animals up close, you might even get the chance to have a cuddle. Plus, when our lambs are born, we need help feeding them in the morning and evening, could you help?

When looking for things to do in North Devon, visiting a working farm will give you a taste of Devon life.

Live Shows

The Big Sheep live show
When considering things to do in bad weather, don't forget our live sheep shearing show.

The bad weather doesn’t stop us entertaining! Enjoy our informative and fun packed shows to enjoy including SHEEP SHOW, THE SHEARING SHOW & BEER SHOW.

Brewery & Distillery

Some of The Big Sheep bottled beers from the brewery
The Big Sheep Gin distillery

Fun for the grown-ups now!

Come along to see our brewery in action and even have a sample (strictly over 18’s only)

Visit our on-site micro craft brewery where hundreds of gallons of local ale are made every week! Master Brewer Simon Lacey is pictured with his award-winning beer and one was voted CAMRA’S Top Strong Ale in Devon and Cornwall.

Food & Drink

Delicious jam and cream sponge cake

The Barn Cafe

Open daily during the summer season The Barn Café is run by the award-winning team at Tea by the Taw. The cafe is currently serving a delicious range of sandwiches, as well as an amazing range of tea, coffee, and a fantastic selection of cakes!

Crisp delicious homemade chips

Bo Peep’s Cafe

Within the Ewetopia Indoor Playground is Bo Peep’s Café; selling a wide range of hot food. From burgers and chips to jacket potatoes, there is food for any kind of appetite.

Bad Weather Guarantee

Bad Weather Guarantee

We guarantee all weather fun so, if the bad weather stops any of your fun, we will give you a ticket to come back another day!