Animal Days – Burley, Idaho

845 E 500 S, Burley, ID 83318

May 3-4, 2024
10am – 8pm

Unlimited Fun

Experience a day packed with exciting activities for all ages.

Family Memories

Capture moments that will be cherished for a lifetime.

Interactive Experience

Learn about farm life in a fun, interactive environment.


Experience Idaho’s Farm Life

When you visit our Animal Days farm in Burley, Idaho, you’re stepping into a unique, hands-on world of farm life and animal encounters that blend education with excitement. Nestled in the heart of rural farmland, this location offers an authentic barn experience complete with an indoor area, setting it apart from our other sites.

At Burley Animal Days, the interaction with animals goes beyond viewing; here, you can pet, hold, and feed baby animals and their mothers, getting up close with both common farm animals and exotic species.

Baby yellow chick at Burley Animal Days
Baby black sheep stands atop an adult white sheep at Burley Animal Days
Close up of highland cow at Burley Animal Days
Burley Animal Days giant tortoise walking along the grass
Close up of large yellow and white snake during Burley Animal Days event
Male holds baby skunk at Burley Animal Days


A World of Fun and Learning

It’s not just about animal interactions, it’s an immersive educational journey where farm demonstrations, like sheep shearing, wool spinning, and herding dogs, bring the workings of a farm to life. Children and adults alike can climb on tractors, try catching fish by hand, and explore more about farm life through engaging, informative activities.

The farm in Burley is also full of activities, with jump pads, giant slides, and zip lines adding excitement to the educational experience. These attractions, suitable for all ages, ensure a day full of laughter, learning, and lasting memories.

Discover the charm and adventure of rural Idaho at Animal Days in Burley, where every visit is a journey through the heart of farm life, filled with unforgettable animal encounters and the simple joys of the countryside.


Affordable Spring Family Fun

Get your tickets early to save money and guarantee your day/time.

Or purchase a season pass to enjoy unlimited access for year-round family fun. All season passes include unlimited access to Animal Days, Straw Maze (includes ONE entry to the haunted maze, per week), Pumpkin Patch, and Lost In Christmas.

Unlimited Fun All Day

When you buy your tickets, you will select your desired time and date, as each time period is limited to a select number of people. Visiting the farm during a specified time slot ensures more interaction with the animals and makes for an amazing experience!

Pre-Sale Tickets $12

Ages 2 and under are free.

General Admission $15

At the door. Ages 2 and under are free.

All ticket sales final. No refunds.

Unlimited Fun All Year

Your season pass is good for the purchased calendar year. If you wish to buy a season pass later in the year, the price will be adjusted based on how much time is left in the season to enjoy your pass. Season passes are location specific and cannot be used at other locations.

Individual Season Pass $60

Visit as many times as you like.

Family Season Pass $280

Includes up to 6 members.

All season pass sales are final. No refunds.


Map & Directions

845 E 500 S, Burley, ID 83318

(Same location as Burley Straw Maze)

Driving Directions

Via I-84
Take Exit 216 for ID-25/ID-77 toward Declo/Albion
Turn Right onto ID-77
Turn Right onto E 500 S
Destination will be on your left


Frequently Asked Questions

Will all of the animals listed be available to pet throughout the day?

Yes. Occasionally, some animals may not be available for interaction the day of the event due to the animal’s schedule or personality.

Is Animal Days the same at every location? Or do some locations offer different animals, activities, etc.?

The animals, activities, and core demonstrations are consistent from one location to another. Some of the local vendor displays and exhibits may vary based on what providers and artisans are participating in this year’s events.

Where do I find the specific times for demonstrations I am interested in attending?

Please refer to the activities section on the homepage for demonstration times. Or feel free to contact us for more information anytime.

Do you ever cancel Animal Days due to unexpected weather, etc.? And what happens if I purchased my ticket(s) for that day?

While canceling Animal Days is unlikely, if we unexpectedly do have to cancel a day of the event, we will either change the day(s) of the event or provide you with a full refund.

Is Animal Days open throughout the year?

Animal Days comes around ONE time a year, during the springtime. It’s offered at three different locations in Idaho – Burley, Nampa, and Eastern Idaho.


Looking for fun family events in the fall and winter?

Navigate 8-foot falls of twists and turns at the Burley Straw Maze & Pumpkin Patch in the fall, and the Lost In Christmas Maze in the winter filled with Christmas lights and holiday spirit.

Aerial photo of the Burley Straw Maze in Idaho

Straw Maze & Pumpkin Patch

Fall 2024

Lost in Christmas event display in Burley of an old flat bed truck filled with lights and Christmas decorations

Lost In Christmas

Winter 2024


Get Involved

Are you a local agriculturally based business, artisan, vendor, or hobbyist?

We love promoting local and connecting our visitors with quality products and services in the area. From animals (farm and exotic) to products and services (eggs, milk, cheese, lotions, soaps, honey, fibers, horse shoeing, animal care, lessons, classes/training, etc.).

If you have something you’d like to offer at Animal Days, we’d love to hear from you. It’s never too late to jump into this year’s event and profits are yours to keep!