Royal Northern Countryside Live
Visit the home of Mackie's ice cream and spend a fun day with various activities, tours, walks and animals.
The perfect family day out!
Come along to Royal Northern Countryside Live 2020 and enjoy a family day out at Westertown farm, home of the famous Mackie's ice-cream and chocolate!
Activities to include:
- Farm Tour: see the dairy cows and where the ice-cream, chocolate and packaging are made
- Tractor & Trailer Tours: a guided tour to learn about the farm and the wind turbines
- Livestock: Dairy cows, beef cattle and sheep
- Sheepdog Trial Demonstrations by Joe Mackenzie
- Cookery/Butchery Demonstrations
- Farmers Market Stalls
- Arboretum: a walk around the beautiful arboretum with over 100 varieties of tree and learn about wildlife and beekeeping
- Drone Demonstration & Soil Mapping
- Children's Activities: wall climbing etc.
- Children's Education Area: have a go at milking the cow, grinding some porridge oats and on the smoothie bikes
Proceeds of the event will go to Muscular Dystrophy UK, Maggie's Aberdeen & Charlie House (Aberdeen).
Main Sponsors: Lely UK (Kilmarnock Centre), Scottish Natural Heritage