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Cathy's Critters Field Trip Options

Ever wanted to visit Cathy's Critters? Well now is your chance! Cathy's Critters is offering field trips and tours at the farm as well as at Myers Park Events Center in McKinney that can be tailored to fit each event. Contact the office at info@cathys-critters.com to book or if you need more information!

 

Field Trip at Cathy's Critters Farm

Cathy's Critters has opened its gates to allow school groups to have a fun, interactive field trip at the farm! We have a many different activities available on the farm that can tailored to fit most educational or TEKS standards.  Cathy's Critters is an 18-acre working farm with areas available for lunch either inside our climate-controlled activity building or outdoors at our picnic tables.  Plenty of parking for chaperones, vans, and school busses.  A spacious barn with concrete floors, restrooms, and covered dining patio is available for inclement weather.

Activities

You can choose from the following activities for your event. The number of activities possible depends on number of students and length of your visit.  Please consult our office to design the perfect educational and fun trip.  All our events are education, and highly interactive.

 

  • Exotic Animal Presentation (Reptiles, Mammals or a compare/contrast mixture) (30 mins - 1 hour)

  • Dog Agility Demo and Dog Safety Lesson

  • Goat Milking Demo

  • Petting Zoo and/or Pony Rides

  • Hay Ride Farm Tour - Stops at all of the livestock groups for educational info and feeding opportunities.

  • Kangaroo Meet & Greet - Feed and pet Australia's favorite marsupial, a rare opportunity to meet these gentle and fascinating critters.

  • Basic 2-hour package: $8/child, $6/parent, $2/teacher

 

 

The cost for field trips at the farm may depend on the group size, seasonal availability, and visit duration, so contact us today for further information! You can e-mail at info@cathys-critters.com


Myers Park and Event Center

Cathy's Critters and Myers Park Event Center has teamed up to bring you the "Schoolhouse Farm & Friends" program. This premium field trip is tailored for large school groups (100 children or more) with plenty of bus parking, restrooms, and an all-weather venue.  For more information about the venue, please see: Myers Park & Event Center web site.

 

  • State-of-the-art covered facility

  • School bus parking

  • Large field trips (100+ kids)

  • Dog safety and agility demonstration
  • Live farm animals

  • Traditional farm skills: spinning, milking

  • $8/child, $6/parent, $2/teacher

 

If you would like to book a party at the farm, please contact us via e-mail at info@cathys-critters.com to inquire about available dates & times. We only host 1 farm event at a time and spaces are limited on our calendar, so you will want to contact us as early as possible to book! 

We hope you’ll enjoy any activity you choose to engage in with our team of animals and dedicated employees! Please enjoy the rest of the site and don’t forget to follow us on Twitter and Facebook!

 

Cathy's Critters | info@cathys-critters.com | 972-562-0583

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