Putting the fun in Blacon

Blacon Adventure Playground is a well-loved, free playground and city farm for the kids of Blacon and beyond.

Known locally as The Venny and operating for over 40 years, it is owned and managed by Avenue Services, a social enterprise based in Blacon.

With its array of farmyard animals, exciting play structures and wild woodland, it’s Blacon’s most popular facility for young people with hundreds of visitors every year.


Plan your visit today

Opening Times

Blacon Adventure Playground




School holidays


Full Opening Times

Free Entry

Entry to Blacon Adventure Playground is free however there may be a modest charge for organised group visits.

Our Facilities

We have facilities on site to ensure you can enjoy your visit. Toilet, hand wash, first aid and baby change facilities are available.

Our facilities

What to bring

It can get pretty muddy so please bring appropriate footwear.

Blacon Adventure Playground is mostly outside, so make sure you wear suitable clothing.

We do not have food or drink facilities on site but you are more than welcome to bring a picnic along.

We look forward to seeing you!

Group Trips

Groups wishing to visit the Adventure Playground should contact the manager prior to planning a visit (please note there may be a modest charge for organised group visits).

Schools & Education

Please contact us if you wish to plan a school or educational visit.

How to get here

We are easy to find on Kipling Road in Blacon.

Blacon Adventure Playground
Kipling Road

T: 01244 371129

How to get here

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