Bubble 'N' Bop Festival - Marsh Farm

Marsh Farm

Available from 23 July 2024 to 1 September 2024

Book now from £17.99

What else is on at Marsh Farm?

Visit Marsh Farm and experience one of the best days out for kids in Chelmsford 

Well-loved and visited by thousands of families over the years, treat the kids to a great day out at Marsh Farm Animal Adventure Park! With activities, rides, entertainment, animals and more, you're guaranteed to have a fantastic family day out. 

"Was a lovely trip out. My son had a brilliant time at the bubble n pop festival. Would recommend for a reasonable costing day out with loads to do! The animals where well looked after. The park areas are huge. My boy loved the rides. The police characters walking around interacting with guests were funny and entertaining. The Dino keepers were also just as entertaining for children and adults Food at the restaurant was very generous!"

Marsh Farm Park's Bubble 'N' Bop Festival!

23rd July - 1st September 2024 - All summer long!

About your Bubble 'N' Bop Festival:

  • Your ticket includes all day entry to Marsh Farm Park
  • Marsh Farm is aimed at children up to the age of 12
  • No adults are permitted onsite without children 
  • Don't worry if you're early or late for your session start time - this is purely to manage queue lengths!
  • For opening hours, please see 'More Info'

Introducing Marsh Farm's fantastic children's festival! Filled with fun, exploding with excitement and bursting with bubbles, don't miss out on one of the best things to do with kids near Essex:

  • Fabulous Foam Machines: Swing by the foam machine this summer to cool down and coat yourself up in foam as you splish, splash and splosh your way over to the large outdoor paddle pool
  • Soft Play: Let your tiny adventurers run wild as they duck, bob, weave and bounce their way throughout the soft play area, suitable for toddlers
  • Outdoor & Indoor Play Areas: With multiple areas to explore, kids will love playing pretend in the fun
  • and quirky play areas, suitable for all ages
  • Sand Pit Fun: Take a trip to Chelmsford's Marsh Farm and find yourself on a beautiful little beach to call your own! Complete with toys to keep the little ones entertained. 
  • Bouncing Pillows: Fly to the sky and reach new heights on the super-bouncy trampoline pillows!
  • Fairground Rides: Enjoy a range of rides suitable for all ages - from the classic carousel and timeless teacups to the brand new Choo Choo Train Ride and Pony Gallopers
  • Brand New Dinosaur Adventure: Discover, explore and immerse yourself into the world of your favourite prehistoric pals!
  • Splash Pool & Beach: Chill out on the beach whilst the little ones splash and play in the pool!
  • Face Art: Choose from a variety of face painting choices, including animals and glitter
  • Looky-Looky Lego Land: Play with jumbo building blocks and see what you can create in this crafty little corner of Chelmsford
  • Walkaround Entertainment: Be entertained from all angles - whether you're going for a stroll around the farm or getting cosy on the lawn, there's always something to see and watch!
  • Bubble 'N' Bop Disco: Party the rest of the day away to timeless tunes loved by all-ages!
  • and of course... TRILLIONS of bubbles!

"We have had such an excellent day. I visited today with my 3 year old. Our visit was part of bubble and bop festival. The atmosphere began at the door. The flags the music and the glitter tattoos. The lanyard added to the festival feel. I can't express how impressed I was with how clean the whole place is. The staff are great with the children and interact well. Our day went so quick as their is always something to go see and do. The amount that is included within your ticket price is excellent.

Enjoy a jam-packed day of family fun in Essex

Experience one of the best family fun days out with Marsh Farm, where there's something for everyone! Whether it's little kids who want big thrills or big kids who want to be little again, Marsh Farm have encounters, activities and events for the whole family. 

Book Marsh Farm tickets now and enjoy a fantastic family day outdoors in Chelmsford!

Marsh Farm,
Marsh Farm Rd,
South Woodham Ferrers CM3 5WP
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How to find us

Address: Marsh Farm, Marsh Farm Road, South Woodham Ferrers, Chelmsford, CM3 5WP

What3Words: pirate.octagonal.overhead

By Car:

  • 30 minutes drive from the M25, A12 exit.
  • Sat Nav: CM3 5WP
  • Parking: Parking is available

By Public Transport:

  • Inchbonnie Road bus stop: 2 minutes walk away
  • South Woodham Ferrers Train Station: 20 minutes walk away
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Food and drink 
  • Parking

Yes, Marsh Farm Park in Chelmsford is primarily wheelchair accessible. There are disabled toilets on the Farm, along with a disabled changing area. 

Unfortunately, Marsh Farm Park in Chelmsford is not dog-friendly. This is due to the nature of the site.

Service dogs and guide dogs are permitted. 

Yes, there are a variety of catering outlets available at Marsh Farm.

  • Play Barn Restaurant: Serves hot and cold meals and children's menu's are available. 
  • Rossi Ice Cream Stand: Open during peak times only
  • Snack Shack


Please see the following for Marsh Farm's opening hours:

Peak Season:

  • May - August: All bank holidays and school holidays
  • Open 7 days a week
  • 10:00am - 5:00pm

Autumn Season:

  • September: Weekends only
  • 10:00am - 5:00pm 
  • October and Halloween: Open 7 days a week
  • 10:00am - 5:00pm

Off Season:

  • November and December: Closed except for Father Christmas Experiences
  • January: Weekends only
  • 10:00am - 5:00pm
  • February: Weekends only
  • 10:00am - 5:00pm 
  • Open weekdays during school holidays
  • After February Half Term - Easter Holidays: Open on weekends
  • 10:00am - 5:00pm

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