Shelby Ranch Barn in Fall


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Ranch Birthday Parties

Was there ever a better way to make your day really special? At Shelby’s Ranch, turn your birthday party into one fabulously fun celebration!

Go on countless pony rides with your friends, meet our funny furry friends on the Petting Farm, and challenge yourself on the awesomest ever Mechanical Bull!

Let us help with organizing the fun, preparing the food and entertaining your guests, leaving you to just enjoy precious moments of the Coolest Birthday ever!

Corporate Events

Organize and host your corporate event at Shelby’s Ranch, we have a wealth of activities  for you to choose from that will be enjoyed by your employees and their families. The Ranch’s setting is perfect for getting away from busy routines and fostering quality team-building moments. We can build a package to meet your needs, whether you are looking for a family-friendly afternoon event, an intimate holiday party, or a large-scale event with up to 250 guests!

Our 48-acre horse ranch is a unique venue for events of all sizes. Shelby Ranch features vast horse pastures, a picnic area, a BBQ pit and a bonfire pit, indoor and outdoor riding arenas, an axe-throwing arena, a Mechanical Bull barn and a petting farm. We are located near New Glasgow, only 40 minutes from Truro and 1 hour and 40 minutes from Halifax.

 Our friendly staff members, our picturesque ranch setting, and our calm, patient horses will make your next company outing a truly fantastic one! We can build a package to meet your needs, whether you are looking for a family-friendly afternoon event, or an intimate holiday party. Food options are available.

Axe Throwing

One of the most positively and authentically outdoorsy experiences yet! Liven it up with an axe throwing experience, exclusive to Shelby’s Ranch! Our outdoors axe-throwing area permits social distancing!

Have fun throwing some axes with your family, friends and/or colleagues. A non-stop bonfire is available to warm up during the winter: indulge in some warm treats like hot apple cider or hot chocolate and make the most of our beautiful ranch outdoors setting. This is sure to be a fun and truly memorable moment for everyone!

Wagon Rides

Join in for a ride across the ranch grounds in an authentic horse-pulled wagon! Take in the scenery, enjoy a trot-paced tour of our beloved horse haven using the eco-friendliest means of transport ever! Don't forget to treat yourself with a hot apple cider or chocolate at the end of the ride!