Frequently Asked Questions

Admission to the petting farm is $5 for anyone 2 years old and up.

If you would like to feed the animals, the petting farm sells souvenir feed cups filled with animal feed for $5 each (which are yours to keep, and are refillable for $3).

Pony rides are available daily for $5 each.

Seasonal festivals and special events are priced individually and usually included admission to the petting farm.

Hunt Club Boarding Kennel and Cattery does board pets. If you are interested in boarding or grooming services, please call the kennel at (757) 427-6611.

Hunt Club Farm is a dog-friendly business, and you are welcome to bring your four-legged friend to the petting farm, farm market and any of our seasonal festivals (with the exception of the Halloween Festival), as long as he/she is well-trained and is on a non-retractable leash.

You are welcome to bring snacks, drinks and/or a picnic lunch to enjoy in the petting farm at one of the picnic tables or on one of the benches. However, birthday cakes, cupcakes and/or balloons are not permitted.

Bottled drinks, kids’ drinks and a variety of snacks are for sale in both the petting farm ticket booth and farm market. Prices range from $1 to $3 (including sales tax).

The animal feed and feed cones that guests feed to the animals do not contain peanut or peanut oil. If you have specific concerns, please discuss them with the staff member on duty in the petting farm ticket booth.

Please email the Petting Farm Manager, Bonnie Pruitt, at She will get back with you within three business days.

Yes, from time to time the petting farm sells chickens, bunnies and goats. Check the Hunt Club Farm Facebook Page  for regular updates. Please call the office at (757) 427-9520 if you are interested in purchasing a farm animal.

There is no produce for sale at the farm market. However, a variety of locally-made gift items and Virginia-grown plants, shrubs and trees are for sale.

Hunt Club’s Farm Market sells both hay (which is used to feed animals) and straw (which is used for decoration and to cover grass seed most often). Hay costs $11.99 (plus tax) per bale, while straw runs $6.99 (plus tax) per bale. If you’re interested in purchasing hay or straw, please call the office at (757) 427-9520 in advance of your visit, and the staff will have it ready when you arrive.

The petting farm and seasonal festivals can accommodate wheelchairs. Customers in wheelchairs are given front-of-the-line access; just have someone in your party alert one of our staff members.

No, only pony rides. For horseback riding lessons contact Princess Anne Farm or Calypso Run Farm.

Yes. Please call the office at (757) 427-9520 for more information.

Yes. Please call the office at (757) 427-9520 for more information.

Hunt Club Farm offers a 10% military discount on Mondays to anyone with a military I.D. We do not offer a Senior Citizen discount.

Adults pay the $6 admission to enter the petting farm, just as they would pay at an amusement park or other attraction.

Hunt Club Farm does the majority of its hiring for the Halloween Festival. Auditions for acting positions and on-the-spot interviews for parkers, line attendants, etc. are held in late August.

For other positions, fill out this application <<link to application>> and drop it off at the farm office between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

There are volunteer opportunities from time to time. Our previous campers become volunteer counselors when they “age out” of attending summer camp, and occasionally there are volunteer positions available in the petting farm. If you are interested in volunteering, please fax a letter of interest and resume (or other document outlining your work or volunteer experience) to Volunteer Coordinator at (757) 427-2119. You can also mail it to Hunt Club Farm, 2388 London Bridge Rd., Virginia Beach, VA, 23456.

We do not have senior discounts.

Yes, we do sell hay for $12.99