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Plenty Of Fun For Everyone

We have activities that range from tours, overnight camping, a 6.5 acre corn maze, meet and greets with our farmhouse friends, and so much more! Open Fall Weekends September 21-October 27: Fridays 5pm-10pm, and Saturdays and Sundays 10am-6pm! Check out our monthly calendar for Drive-In Mooovies on the Farm and other Spring Special Events- we have a different theme every weekend during our Fall Season too!

Barnyard Friends

Meet Our Animals

We have over 40 animals and 15 different species of animals here at Thompson Farm. They include:

  • Brahman Cattle
  • American Buffalo
  • Water Buffalo
  • Zebu
  • Miniature Donkey
  • Miniature Babydoll Sheep
  • Miniature Goats
  • Miniature Scottish Highland
  • Pigs
  • and even a 105 pound African Spurred Thigh Tortoise!

We have two separate animal feeding areas. One consisting of miniature babydoll sheep, miniature goats, a miniature Scottish Highland, and of course our mini cow sweet little Daisy Bell, named after Scott's Grandmother! We also have pigs that can see from the miniature animal feeding area. Guests can ride our hay wagon into our pasture and hand feed our large breed animals including Water Buffalo, American Bison, Zebu, and Brahman Cattle. Guests can interact with them and create memories that last a lifetime right here on the farm!

Fun For All Ages

Birthday Parties

Party Package Includes:

  • Use of picnic area
  • 6 Acre Play Area with Over 20 Activities
  • Corn Maze- Fall Only
  • Hay Wagon Ride
  • Animal Feedings

$300 for two hours
30 Birthday Guests
Each additional birthday guest is $7 per person
50% non-refundable deposit is required at the time of booking

Additional Party Options:

Birthday Party Package guests will each receive one container of animal food. An additional $75 per hour will be charged for parties lasting longer than two hours. If you would like a longer time period, it must be booked in advance.

We can also add the following seasonal activities to either party package:

  • Pick a small pumpkin or gourd for $2 each (Fall 2024 Season Only- upon availability)
  • Cotton Candy can be added for $3 each (Fall 2024 season only)
  • Pony rides can be added for $5 per child (Fall 2024 season only)
  • Face Painting can be added for $5 per child (Fall 2024 season only)

A 50% non-refundable deposit is required to confirm the time and date for your reservation.


Norma’s Play Area

We have some old-fashioned games and activities as well as fun new ones to enjoy. Some of these include duck races, feeding our farm animals, bull roping, a giant slide, and more.

Fall 2023 Hours (September 23-October 29):
Friday 5pm-10pm
Saturday 10am-6pm
Sunday 10am-6pm

Activities Include:

Two Giant Jump Pads:
These are giant inflatable jumping pillows that provide kids and adults of all ages a guaranteed fun time. The flat surface allows for children and adults to jump at the same time. Needless to say- they are a HUGE hit here on the farm!

Duck Races:
Race your ducks down the luge using antique water pumps. This is guaranteed to be a splashing fun time!

Giant Corn Box:
Kids take their shoes off and you heard it right- climb into a box full of corn kernels! You will find corn in your pockets for days but the fun is so worth it!

Horse Swings:
Our horse swings are a staple on Thompson Farm. All the kids love to swing on these handmade tire horses.

Monkey Bars:
Such a classic- we just had to have this activity! Parents, you can reminisce your younger days on the playground as a child while watching your own kids enjoy this staple activity!

Balancing Beam:
Are you a gymnast at heart? Give it a go to see if you can make it across!

Animal Feedings:
Check out our Meet the Animals section to learn about all the animals we have on the farm. We have everything from miniature goats to American Buffalo! While you are on the farm make sure you say hello to all of our many NEW farm friends!

Giant Slide:
Adults and kids alike enjoy our 80ft slide year after year. This is always a great photo op as well!

Tire Playground:
We have many sizes of tires to climb on, in, and around.

Kiddie Corral:
Your toddler will love bouncing around in this area on horses, cows, pigs, and so much more!

Photo Opps:
We have so many festive photo opps on the farm that you will want to snap all of the fun memories with your friends and family to remember for years to come!

Web Swings: NEW FOR 2023
These are a favorite with the little ones! Who wouldn't love gliding on a giant net?

Barnyard Bubbles: NEW FOR 2023
Bubbles, bubbles, and more bubbles! All ages enjoy making these giant bubbles!

Giant Spiderweb: NEW FOR 2023
See, some spiders are cute! Kids absolutely love climbing all over this giant spiderweb activity.

Pumpkin Chess: (Fall 2023 Only)
Check mate! Such a fun classic game played with pumpkins!

Pumpkin Tic-Tac-Toe: (Fall 2023 Only)
All ages enjoy a good game of Tic-Tac-Toe, we prefer playing with different color pumpkins though!

Mini Bee Zip Lines: 
Sorry adults, these zip lines are made especially for the kiddos! Watch them as they zip past!

Rat Rollers:
Have you ever seen a rat in a wheel? This is similar with you on the inside going down a track! This fun is for both children and adults!

Hay Swings:
Who doesn’t love a good hay swing? We have four for you and your littles to swing on and take the cutest pictures! The kids will have a blast and you can get cute photos at the same time. What a win-win!

Corn Maze:
Six and a half acres of ears and ears of fun! See if you can make it through our special design and not get lost! Adults have just as much fun as the kiddos in our maze year after year!

A beanbag game for all ages. Do you think you can get a Holy Moly Triple Cornholy (3 holes in a row)?

Bull Roping
Practice your cowboy and cowgirl skills and practice roping the bull by the horns!

This is such a fun activity that kids of all ages enjoy!

Barnyard Basketball
Shoot some hoops with our basketball game constructed from a grain wagon!

Rock Climbing Wall
Created just for our little ones, this activity is fun for all ages of children and just the right size for our smaller children too!

Pony Rides: (Fall 2023 Only- Additional Fees Apply For This Activity)
Take a ride on our precious ponies while you are visiting our farm. They can't wait to see you!

Barrel Cart Rides: (Fall 2023 Only- Additional Fees Apply For This Activity)
Take a ride on our barrel cart rides pulled by a lawn mower! This fun is not only for kids, but adults too!

Face Painting: (Fall 2023 Only- Additional Fees Apply For This Activity)
Fall Festivals and face painting go hand in hand! Your little one can choose from many designs from our professional face painter. Butterflies, bats, pumpkins, and so many more fun designs that are picture perfect!

One With Nature

Primitive Camping

Join us at a half a mile Oak-lined driveway adjoining the old Waccamaw River prime kayaking fishing and animal watching. Only minutes from Myrtle Beach.

$20 per night (4 guests)

Campsite area

  • Bring your own tents
  • 50 sites
  • Up to 4 guests per site
  • Park at listing
  • ADA access


  • Campfires allowed (in specified areas only)
  • Pets allowed (on a leash at all times)
  • Portable toilets onsite
  • Potable water available
  • Picnic table available
  • No kitchen
  • No wifi

Seasonal Field Trips

Tuesday– Friday by appointment

Tour Includes:
- Farm Animal Feedings
- Tractor-drawn wagon ride
- Norma’s Play Area

- A small gourd or mini pumpkin

$7.50 + tax per person
Two teachers per class admitted free
Children 12 months and under admitted free
Minimum of 10 paying people or $75 per group


Join us on the farm!