June 2020 UPDATE – The Skylands Stadium Drive Thru Animal Farm transitioned to a temporary petting farm. That petting farm is now closed.
Spring has sprung! The weather is getting nicer and it’s time to get outdoors with your family and enjoy what nature offers. This year things are a little different, but one thing is the same. Families want fun and safe activities to do in New Jersey. The Skylands Stadium Drive Thru Animal Farm in Augusta, New Jersey provides for some good old-fashioned family fun for all ages.
Skylands Stadium Drive Thru Animal Farm is open!!
Skylands Stadium has partnered with Sussex County Miners and Mountainside Stables in Lafayette, New Jersey to bring this drive thru farm experience to families.
About the Skylands Stadium Drive Thru Animal Farm
Skylands Stadium is located in the heart of Sussex County at the crossroads of Routes 15, 206 and 565 also known as Ross’s Corner. The address for your GPS is 94 Championship Place in Augusta, New Jersey.
The animal farm will be open daily 11 am to 5 pm, weather permitting.
How do I get tickets to the Drive Thru Animal Farm at Skylands Stadium?
There are no online sales. Cars pay upon arrival.
How much will it cost?
The admission price for the drive thru animal farm is $20 per carload. Only cash will be accepted. Exact change is preferred to reduce money handling.
How long is the drive thru animal farm?
Guests are invited to enjoy driving through the farm at their own pace. Most families make their way through the route in 20-25 minutes.
What kinds of animals are there?
Safely drive by farm animals such as goats, sheep, lambs, horses, alpacas and more. Say hello to Herbie, the Sussex County Miners Mascot!
Guests must stay in their cars at all times. But you can bring sliced or baby carrots to toss out the car window to the animals. Do not bring other food. Petting the animals is not allowed.
How long will the drive thru animal farm be available?
The Skylands Stadium animal farm will only be open for drive thru visits until May 31, 2020. It may be extended beyond that if the farm continues to be popular with New Jersey families.
Are there bathrooms available?
Yes, there are bathrooms available inside the Sports Academy. They are sanitized frequently throughout the day and are “hands-free. That means the doors to the Academy and the bathrooms are open.
How can I learn more?
To learn more visit their website, www.skylandsstadium.com for up-to-date information or call 973-383-7644.