Things to do in Rural Fylde

You’ll find a good range of things to do in rural Fylde from farm attractions to something just a little more energetic such as wakeboarding! You can visit a master glass blower at work, stroll along the Lancaster Canal at Salwick, watch a game of cricket at Wrea Green or a football match at AFC Fylde in Wesham.

AFC Fylde
AFC Fylde
AFC Fylde are based at the 6,000 capacity stadium at Mill Farm in Wesham and are currently in the Vanarama National League. The AFC Fylde Stadium houses Bradley’s Sports Bar where you can watch the big match on the big screen as well as Milano’s Mediterranean Restaurant and conference and event facilities.

Coronation Way, Wesham, PR4 3JZ
01772 682593

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Blackpool Wake Park
Blackpool Wake Park
Set in one of the most tranquil spots in the UK and only five minutes drive from the M55 motorway, The Blackpool Wake Park has 2 System 2.0’s and obstacles to test the best of riders, as well as something for beginners. There is an on site cafe and a south facing patio overlooking all the action. Blackpool Wake Park has luxury lodges with hot tubs and a touring park adjacent and a converted helicopter pod too!

Ream Hills caravan park, Mythop Rd, PR4 3NB
01253 836543

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Book Bean and Ice Cream
Book Bean and Ice Cream
Nestled on the high street of Kirkham is Book, Bean and Ice Cream is a thriving independent café and boutique book and gift shop. It is the combined passion of co-proprietors Peter Hodgson and Elaine Silverwood. The shop which is open Monday to Saturday contains many personally signed famous writers. A hidden gem in the heart of Kirkham!

61 Poulton Street, Kirkham, PR4 2AJ
01772 683444

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Dobbies Garden Centre
Dobbies Garden Centre
Located mid way between Preston and Blackpool, Dobbies is located on the A583 and stocks a huge range of housewares, garden plants, ornaments and furnishings and out buildings. Dobbies has an aquarium shop, clothing, bedding, books, seasonal promotions and so much more. There’s plenty of parking and a popular restaurant and coffee shop too, which is a popular spot for afternoon tea.

Blackpool Rd, Clifton PR4 0XL
01772 683844

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Four Seasons Fisheries
Four Seasons Fisheries
Four Seasons Fisheries has a well stocked fishing lake on the edge of Blackpool opposite Newton Hall Holiday Park with very helpful staff on hand to help. There’s also a very popular on site bistro offering a wide range of drinks, quality meals and snacks. plenty of on site parking

103 Staining Rd, Blackpool FY3 0AY
01253 894357

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Glasform
Glasform
Watch John Ditchfield, a master glass blower at work in the Studio which was once a Shippon on the dairy farm. Open to the public and in an informal setting, you can watch glass being blown using techniques hundreds of years old. Glasform also has a showroom full of beautiful handmade glass to view and purchase. If you want to spend more time viewing, you can book a more formal bespoke visit (charge applies)

Grange Rd, Singleton, Poulton-le-Fylde FY6
01253 893920

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Lancaster Canal
Lancaster Canal
The Lancaster Canal meanders through the area and there’s may places to stroll along the towpath and watch the bird life and wild life and see the barges pass by. At Salwick you can stop off for a refreshing drink or bite to eat at the welcoming Hand and Dagger pub which is dog friendly too.

Salwick, PR4 0SA
01253 658443

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Pembertons Farm Shop
Pembertons Farm Shop
Pembertons Farm shop is located just a few minutes drive from the centre of Lytham. Everything that is grown or reared on the farm is in the shop. Pembertons also ensure that everything is locally sourced and they have a great relationship with the surrounding farmers. Open daily except Mondays. Parking available.

Birks Farm, Ballam Road, Lytham FY8 4NL
01253 735473

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Ribby Hall Spa Hotel
Ribby Hall Spa Hotel
The five star luxury multi award winning Ribby Hall Spa Hotel is set within the 100 acre Ribby Hall Holiday Village. Their philosophy is that they want you to enjoy feeling totally rejuvenated and indulged. There’s a wide range of treatments available for both men and women including an Aqua Thermal journey to help you relax and unwind. Ribby Hall Village is pure luxury!

Ribby Road, Wrea Green PR4 2PR
 0800 085 1717

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Singleton Maize Maze
Singleton Maize Maze
Singleton Maize Maze is located on a 12 acres site at Mount Farm, not far from the A585. The maze changes every year and is uniquely designed through growing crops of corn on the cob maize which grows between eight and ten feet tall. Singleton Maize Maze is great fun for all the family and there’s a handy map, on site refreshments, and plenty of parking.

Mount Farm, Carr Ln, Singleton, FY6 8LG
01253 895154

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Staining Lodge Golf Course
Staining Lodge Golf Course
Staining Lodge Golf course is an eighteen hole, par 72 course located not far from Blackpool. It’s a pay and play course that offers memberships and golf contracts whilst remaining accessible to all types of golfers from beginners and weekend golfers to regular players with handicaps and a competitive streak. The club house is a wedding venue and is a popular venue for a quality bite to eat in Staining.

Dover Lodge Farm, Chain Ln, Staining, FY3 0DE
01253 891336

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The Great Hall at Mains
The Great Hall at Mains
The finest ‘Exclusively Yours ‘ wedding venue in Lancashire and the original Manor House itself has been host to many weddings and spectacular events too. Set amongst the backdrop of the River Wyre, which runs beside historic Mains Hall, this exquisite wedding venue has its own historic Great Hall, which boasts huge timber framed ceilings, a magnificent stone fireplace of grand proportion, sumptuously rich tapestries and huge medieval ironwork chandeliers.

86A Mains Ln, Poulton-le-Fylde FY6 7LE
01253 885130

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The Koi Pool Water Gardens
The Koi Pool Water Gardens
Popular garden centre on the A585 in Singleton, The Koi Pool Water Gardens comprises a furniture shop, plants and garden products. The Koi Pool is one of the leading aquatic outlets in the UK, stocking a vast range of Koi Carp, cold water fish, tropical fish, pond equipment, aquariums and much more. Woody’s Coffee Shop on site offers a wide selection of snacks and refreshments in wonderful surroundings.

Mains Lane, Poulton-le-Fylde, FY6 7LJ
01253 896127

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Whitmore Fisheries
Whitmore Fisheries
Established in 1998, Whitmore Fisheries has many fishing lakes to suit all angler abilities and many of the hard standing pegs are accessible too. There’s a very popular on site café too, open daily until evening. Whitmore Fisheries has plenty of on site parking. Located five minutes from the M55 motorway junction 3.

Bradshaw Ln, Greenhalgh PR4 3HQ
01253 836224

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World Horse Welfare Penny Farm
World Horse Welfare Penny Farm
Home to approximately 65 horses at any one time, the friendly volunteers can show you around and help you meet the horses. There’s two routes around the farm to help you explore and you can see the horses and ponies relaxing in the fields as well as the bird life and wildlife ‘in residence’. Located close to Blackpool, World Horse Welfare Penny Farm is a great day out for all the family and there’s an on site café too.

World Horse Welfare Penny Farm, Preston New Road, Blackpool FY4 5JS
01253 766983

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YMCA Rural Splash Kirkham
YMCA Rural Splash Kirkham
YMCA Rural Splash Kirkham is a twenty two metre indoor swimming pool and gym, there’s on site parking. There’s a YMCA membership scheme that offers access to nine venues around the area and great value for money.

Station Rd, Kirkham, Preston PR4 2HA
01772 682989

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Wild Discovery at Ribby Hall
Wild Discovery at Ribby Hall
Wild Discovery is a small growing zoo that aims to bring the animal kingdom alive through daily interactive and educational animal talks and activities. Meet some of animals up close, down on the Farmyard we have Miss Piggles, our fluffly guinea pigs and some of the smallest sheep in the world, Ouessant Sheep. In the exotics house discover different reptiles, amphibians, insects, marmosets, lemur, armadillo and meerkats to name a few, plus a bat house for those that dare to enter! New this year are the beautiful Kirk’s Dik Dik Africa’s smallest antelope and our cheeky Pygmy Mongoose, Africa’s smallest carnivore.

Ribby Hall Village, Ribby Road, Wrea Green, PR4 2PR
 01772 673836

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