Farming Shows And Events

  • New Forest & Hampshire County Show

    Jul 29, 2014 - Jul 31, 2014 New Forest Show, The Showground, New Park, Brockenhurst, Hampshire, SO42 7QH
    The New Forest Agricultural Show Society was founded in 1920 and the first New Forest Show was held in 1921 as a small one day local event at Bartley Cross. The show charged an entrance fee of 2 shillings and 4 pence and earned £464, which included £59 from entry fees, £137 from subscriptions, £26 from hire of stands, £157 from gate receipts, £13 from the sale of vegetables and £6 from the guessing competition! With the judging of cattle, pigs, goats, poultry, rabbits and vegetables preceding p ...

  • Yealmpton Show

    Jul 30, 2014 - Jul 30, 2014 Kitley Lawns, Yealmpton, Near Plymouth, PL8 2NN
    Yealmpton Show 2013 was a huge success. The attractions included James Dylan’s Stunt World, Eagles USA and Jyung Min University Tae Kwando Display Team, Flyball and Pony Club Cup Games in the Main Ring and Heavy Horse Demonstrations in the Countryside Sports Arena. New for this year was the Food Hall, promoting West Country suppliers from fish products to country meats, and dairy to cupcakes and fudge. Trade Stands sold out in record time this year, so do not leave too late to reserve your sp ...

  • Clogher Valley Show

    Jul 30, 2014 - Jul 30, 2014 Augher, County Tyrone, BT77 OBE
    2013 The Show will be hosting 12 finals 25 Irish Shows Association qualifiers and for the second year, a Champion of Champions in memory of the late Willie Wilson, who had a long association with the Show. A trophy presented by Mrs. Maeve Wilson and her daughter, Heidi will be presented to the Champion of Champions.

    Judges will be attending from throughout Scotland, England and Ireland and the Food Hall will have a new sponsor this year, Glanbia. The Food Hall will be attended by judges, chie ...

  • Nantwich Show

    Jul 30, 2014 - Jul 30, 2014 Dorfold Park, Nantwich, Cheshire, CW5 8LB
    Tens of thousands of visitors braved the relentless rain but still enjoyed the return of the Nantwich Show.

    The Dorfold Park showground had enjoyed blistering conditions in the run-up to Wednesday’s event, but was beset by heavy downpours on the day itself. It didn’t dampen spirits though as thousands poured through the gates, buoyed by the show’s return following last year’s cancellation.

    All sections of the show reported a successful day, with record numbers of exhibits entered in the ho ...

  • Cardigan County Agricultural Show

    Jul 30, 2014 - Jul 30, 2014 BRISCWM FIELDS, CARDIGAN, Ceredigion, Mid Wales, SA43 1DR
    Agricultural Show. Trade Stands, Working Demonstrations, Horticulture, Cookery and Craft, Dog Show, Vintage Display, B.S.J.A. Show Jumping, Cattle, Sheep, Goats, Pigs, Horses and Private Driving
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  • Borrowby Show

    Jul 30, 2014 - Jul 30, 2014 Hillside Rural Activities Park, Oaktree Bank South, Knayton, Thirsk, North Yorkshire, YO7 4AX
    Borrowby show was first held in 1949, it is now a regular feature on the last Wednesday in July.

    Field classes cover most farm animals. Tent classes and exhibits range from, cattle, sheep and farm produce through garden produce, flowers, cookery, wine, arts & crafts and children's competitions. There are show jumping events, a gymkhana and a fancy dress parade. Trade stands and other attractions add further interest and a dance is held in the evening in the marquee. Licensed Bar, Refreshment ...

  • Stranraer Show

    Jul 30, 2014 - Jul 30, 2014 London Rd Playing Fields, Stranraer, Wigtownshire, Scotland, DG9 0RW
    The Stranraer Show is one of Dumfries and Galloways most popular annual events. The show is organised and hosted by Stranraer & Rhins of Galloway Agricultural Society in order to showcase the best of local livestock, agricultural products and rural crafts.

    The Show is the perfect mix of the traditional agricultural show where it’s all about the livestock, the competition and showmanship as well as having a huge variety trade stands, craft and food stalls and live entertainment to ensure a g ...

  • NSA Sheep Event

    Jul 30, 2014 - Jul 30, 2014 Three Counties Showground, Malvern, Worcestershire, WR13 6SP
    NSA is pleased to announce two major events for 2014 – NSA Sheep Event 2014 at the Three Counties Showground, Malvern, Worcestershire, on Wednesday 30th July 2014.

    Speaking ahead of the national event in July, Helen Davies, NSA Event Organiser, says: “We wish to build on the success of the 2012 NSA Sheep Event, the sector’s biennial premier business-to-business event, which was staged at Malvern and hailed a resounding success. It attracted a record turnout of over 11,000 visitors doing busin ...

  • Fishguard Show

    Aug 01, 2014 - Aug 01, 2014 Fronhaul Field, Cefn Road, Fishguard, Pembrokeshire, SA65 9QT
    Enjoy an exciting day out for all the family at this typical Agricultural Show. Attractions include judging of Cattle, Sheep, Pig and Horse Classes; Parade of Vintage machinery, Threshing demonstrations, Tractor tug-of-war; Foxhounds; Crafts; Horticulture; Fairground and a variety of Trade Stands. Car-parking is free and a bar and catering will be in attendance.
    ...

  • Dumfries & Lockerbie Agricultural Show

    Aug 01, 2014 - Aug 02, 2014 The Show Field, Park Farm, Dumfries, DG2 7LU
    As the largest agricultural event in the area the Show provides something of interest for everybody whether they are local or a visitor.

    Trade stands show a great variety, from tractors and agricultural implements to cars, from renewable energy to toys and children’s entertainment and everything in between.

    The main events in the Main Ring in the afternoon are :-

    The presentation of the Royal Highland Society of Scotland Long Service Medals approximately 1.45pm.

    The presentation of ...

  • Taunton Flower Show

    Aug 01, 2014 - Aug 02, 2014 Vivary Park, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 3QG
    A flower show with a difference! Running for 145 years in Vivary Park in the centre of Taunton - we have an arena where we will have terrier racing and a riding display by Riding for the Disabled. We also have one of the best military bands available - the Corps of the Royal Signals who will perform 3 times daily. We have a floral marquee with 30 exhibitors, and a competitive marquee with over 1500 competitive entries ranging from children's handwriting to floral art, from cooking and handicra ...

  • Perth Show

    Aug 01, 2014 - Aug 02, 2014 South Inch Park, Edinburgh Road, Perth, Scotland, PH2 8BU
    Perth Show 2014 - Friday 1st and Saturday 2nd August at the South Inch, Perth. ...

  • Garstang Show

    Aug 02, 2014 - Aug 02, 2014 The Garstang Showfield, Off Green Lane East, Garstang, Preston, Lancashire, PR3 1JS
    14 different breeds of cattle including Jersey, Highland and Longhorn. 15 breeds of sheep including rare breeds. Shire Horses including brewery and private turnouts pulling old style wagons and carts plus Decorated Horse in Gears. Show Jumping.

    Rabbits ~ Pigeons ~ Poultry ~ Dog Show ~ Pygmy Goats. Horticultural and Floral Arts with Children's Craft Classes, together with Photography, Domestic Science, Handicrafts and Honey Sections. Craft Tent, food tasters. Display of vintage tractors. Chi ...

  • Cranleigh Show

    Aug 02, 2014 - Aug 02, 2014 Cranleigh Showground, Bookhurst Road, Cranleigh, Surrey, GU6 7DJ
    Come and enjoy a great family day out at our traditional country show in the heart of the Surrey Hills. The Show offers all day family entertainment from spectacular Main Ring displays, traditional livestock and equine classes, a companion dog show, rural sports demonstrations and over 200 trade stands for those who love shopping! ...

  • Oswestry Show

    Aug 02, 2014 - Aug 02, 2014 Oswestry Showground, Park Hall, Whittington, Shropshire, SY11 4AS
    Oswestry Show, one of the leading one day agricultural shows, is held annually on the first Saturday in August on the 37 acre Park Hall Showground on the outskirts of the historical town of Oswestry. The event attracts crowds of approximately 15,000 from both sides of the English/Welsh border.

    Organised by a committee of approximately 40 volunteers and one part time Show Manager, the aim of the Society is to promote agriculture and rural ideas to the surrounding community.

    In keeping with ...

  • Brecon County Show

    Aug 02, 2014 - Aug 02, 2014 The Watton Fields, The Watton, Brecon, LD3, Powys, Wales, LD3 7EF
    Our Show is based around the Cattle, Sheep, Horse & Pony classes which attract exhibitors from all over the Country.
    We also have over 100 trade exhibitors bringing you the best in British Farm Produce, the latest tractors & farm machinery and cars to anything for the garden. From clothing and jewellery to hand made cards, there is something for everyone. Combine this with vintage and modern machinery, Dog Show, rides and stalls for children, a beer tent and much more you will be sure to have a ...

  • Emley Show

    Aug 02, 2014 - Aug 02, 2014 Factory Farm, Emley Moor, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, HD8 9TE
    Emley Show is one of the best attended and respected agricultural days out in Yorkshire – and a great day out for all the family. It is a real true agricultural show – but with something for the whole family – and a picturesque backdrop across Huddersfield and beyond. The amazing location ‘beneath the mast’ in the beautiful Yorkshire countryside allows families and exhibitors alike to enjoy a wide range of activities, agricultural events, country crafts, family entertainment and competitions. La ...

  • Tenbury Countryside Show

    Aug 02, 2014 - Aug 02, 2014 A456, Tenbury Wells, Worcestershire, WR15 8AR
    The Tenbury Countryside Show is an traditional countryside show featuring livestock, horses and horticulture and rural arts and crafts. Now in its 153rd year, it continues to grow, and every year a team of dedicated volunteers put on a show that attracts 1000's of visitors.

    With exhibits, competitions, main ring events, animals, funfair, trade stands, concessions and local ales and ciders. It really is a great day out for everyone and not to be missed by young or old. ...

  • Powburn Show & Sheep Dog Trials

    Aug 02, 2014 - Aug 02, 2014 2 miles north of Powburn Village on the west side of the A697. Powburn, Northumberland, NE66 4JE
    The Powburn Show is the first of the annual Cheviot Sheep and Horticultural Shows. Held on the first Saturday of August we strive to provide a day of entertainment for the family

    Events include Sheep Classes and Indusrtrial, Flower & Vegetable classes. Other sporting Competitions include Pony Jumping & Sports, a Fell Race, Cumberland Wrestling and a Terrier Race

    Childrens events include a Fancy Dress Competition and traditional Sports.

    Other attractions include an Archery dispay and par ...

  • Cockermouth Show

    Aug 02, 2014 - Aug 02, 2014 The Fitz, Low Road, Cockermouth, Cumbria, CA13 0XE
    We offer entertainment for everyone, an action packed day for all the family. Judging of animals starts at 9.30pm along with the BSJ show jumping. You can view cattle, sheep, goats, horses & poultry.

    Sheep dogs, foxhounds and terriers too. Take a ride on the rodeo bull.Visit the sheep clipping demonstration and learn a new skill.Working sheep dog demonstrations too.
    Cumberland and Westmorland Wrestling if you are fit.
    Or you can admire the view and just sit. To name but a few of the option ...

  • Oakleigh Fairs - Poole Town & Country Show

    Aug 02, 2014 - Aug 03, 2014 Upton County Park, Poole, Dorset, BH17 7BJ
    Set in the lovely grounds of Upton Country Park, this Family Country Show now in its 5th year with all day entertainment including birds of prey, working dogs, children's entertainment as well as arts, crafts, gifts and food marquees.

    Also on Sunday at this event, we're proud to host the Companion Dog Show - so bring along a canine friend and have a go! (And all proceeds from entries will go to Marie Curie Cancer Care). ...

  • Living Heritage - East Midlands Game & Country Fair

    Aug 02, 2014 - Aug 03, 2014 Prestwold Hall, Charnwood, Leics, LE12 5SH
    There's something for everyone in action - packed, great days out!

    All the shows are open from 10am until 6pm daily and dogs are most welcome, so long as suitably restrained. Your family dog and working dogs are all welcomed at Living Heritage fairs!

    Enjoy superb, action packed arena demonstrations and displays. Take a look at this - scurry racing, fun sheepdog and ducks, dare-devil stunts, falconry displays, games on horseback and working gundogs included.

    Enjoy 'Have a Go' country sp ...

  • Turriff Show

    Aug 03, 2014 - Aug 04, 2014 Turriff, Aberdeenshire, AB53 4EF
    Turriff Show, organised by Turriff District Agricultural Association, is a two-day event, held on the Sunday, Monday before the first Tuesday in August. Turriff Show is the largest annual event to be held in Aberdeenshire and is the largest two-day Show in Scotland. The Show is now regarded as the main shop window for the promotion of agriculture and the food industry in the north east of Scotland. ...

  • Herefordshire Country Fair

    Aug 03, 2014 - Aug 03, 2014 Sellack, Ross-on-Wye, County of Herefordshire, HR9 6LS
    The 2014 Fair will return to Caradoc, Sellack near Ross on Wye on Sunday 3 August.

    Caradoc with its lovely riverside setting brings an extra dimension to the Country Fair providing the perfect medium for the fishing events and adds a new challenge for the
    gun dog scurries.

    It also provides a scenic backdrop to enjoy whilst viewing the days events or having a picnic on the bank.

    We are working hard to provide more varied entertainment, exhibits and trade stands for the 2014.

    Attracti ...

  • Sykehouse Show

    Aug 03, 2014 - Aug 03, 2014 Poplars Farm, Broad Ln, Sykehouse, Goole, East Yorkshire, DN14 9AS
    How lucky were we??!! We had a lovely day, the weather although cloudy was just right – warm enough for the people and cool enough for the animals – and DRY!

    Radio Sheffield featured us in their “Clueless” Competition (similar to the old “Challenge Anneka”), when Kat got the clues right and finished her event at Sykehouse Show with a glass of wine. Having had a go at the Sheaf Tossing, Kat rushed off again.

    We had more people visit us than before and we had pigs for the first time in 40 ...

  • Cheshire Game & Angling Fair

    Aug 03, 2014 - Aug 03, 2014 Peover Hall, Over Peover, Knutsford, Cheshire, WA16 9HW
    Established for over 25 years the Cheshire Game & Angling Fair has retained a unique atmosphere reflected in the quality and variation of its trade stands, many traders come back year after year to support our fair which is organised by local people for local charities.

    A good variety of food stands are available to tempt the taste buds or if its quality clothing look no further.

    We also have a craft marquee and farmers' market. The children are not forgotten, we have plenty of fun amuseme ...

  • Wayland Show

    Aug 03, 2014 - Aug 03, 2014 The Meadows, Threxton Road, Watton, IP25 6NG
    The Wayland Agricultural Show, one of the country’s longest running traditional agricultural shows, is celebrating its 140 Traditional agricultural entertainment will be provided by the Mid Norfolk Gun Dogs, West Norfolk Hunt Hounds and Horkesley Park Suffolk Punch’s who will be demonstrating their skills in the Main Ring.

    Merion Owen’s quirky ‘Quack Pack’ is back again by popular demand, displaying their traditional sheep dog skills in a new and entertaining way.

    Equestrian events will s ...

  • Gower Show

    Aug 03, 2014 - Aug 03, 2014 Penrice Castle Park, Reynoldston, Gower, SA3 1LA
    The annual Gower Show traditionally takes place on the first Sunday in August and this year’s show will be held on the 3rd August 2014. The show is held in the beautiful grounds of Penrice Castle Park, Reynoldston, by kind permission of the Methuen-Campbell family.

    The show has something for the whole family. If you enjoy the countryside, or are looking for a really great day out, you will enjoy The Gower Show – it is a day not to be missed. ...

  • Tockwith Show

    Aug 03, 2014 - Aug 03, 2014 Tockwith Show Field, Cattal Moor Lane, Tockwith, North Yorkshire, YO26 7QH
    Tockwith and District Show Society was founded in 1945. At its Show in 1947, which was run to raise money for the Red Cross to support the personnel at RAF Marston Moor, with 12 helpers it created a surplus of £58.

    Over the years it has progressed from being a purely Horticultural Show to becoming a full Agricultural and Horticultural Show with an estimated attendance in 2007 of more than 11,000 – making it one of the largest community events in the area.

    In 2004, after 59 years enjoying t ...

  • Gilsland Show

    Aug 03, 2014 - Aug 03, 2014 Triermain Show Field, Gilsland, Cumbria, CA8 7DD
    Our main Agricultural Show has classes for sheep, dogs, forage, industrial (children's, horticulture and produce, baking, knitting, needlework and crafts, photography, walking sticks etc.), pony sports, Cumberland & Westmorland Wrestling and vintage vehicles. Download top tips for entrants.

    Other events on the day include Children's Sports, Tug of War, Terrier Racing and Sheep Stock judging.

    Along with stalls, attractions and music there's something for everyone, so make a date in your di ...

  • Cartmel Show

    Aug 06, 2014 - Aug 06, 2014 Cartmel Racecourse, Cartmel, Cumbria, LA11 6QF
    Cartmel Show is always a firm favourite with both visitors and locals. The Show, held on the first Wednesday in August, offers a profusion of family entertainment packed into the picturesque parkland setting at Cartmel Racecourse. A traditional Country Show with its roots firmly within the agricultural community, Carmel Show provides the opportunity to sample the delights of rural life at its best. ...

  • North Devon Show

    Aug 06, 2014 - Aug 06, 2014 Umberleigh Barton Farm on the A377, Devon, EX37 9DX
    This is North Devon's premier Agricultural spectacle. The annual event is a celebration of North Devon's agricultural roots. A host of livestock classes occupy the arenas throughout the day with Alpacas, Cattle, Horses, Sheep, Show Jumping and Open Dog Show. Attractions, displays, demonstrations and trade stands for all. The show site is a completely level area of approximately 50 acres with an adjacent car parking area of 42 acres with good access on to the A377. ...

  • Bakewell Show

    Aug 06, 2014 - Aug 07, 2014 Bakewell Show, The Showground, Bakewell, Derbyshire, DE45 1AQ
    One of the oldest agricultural shows in the UK with nearly 200 years of history, Bakewell Show has evolved from a purely agricultural display to the diverse event it is today with something for everybody!

    The rain stopped, the sun came out and what a fantastic show we had in 2013. Thank you to everybody who helped to make the show a success. Why not have a look at the gallery to see some great photos of the show.

    Always held on the first Wednesday & Thursday in August, the 184th show wil ...

  • Nevern Show

    Aug 06, 2014 - Aug 06, 2014 Parc yr Ynys, Newport, Pembrokeshire, SA42 0NT
    A family day out, organised and run by locals for locals and visitors. In a picturesque setting above the beach at Newport, Pembrokeshire with panoramic views across the bay and hills. Nevern is a true village show that has always been a favourite over the years

    There are Cattle, Sheep and Horse showing competitions, Show Jumping, a Dog Show and Entertainments during the day. With demonstrations of Country Crafts including Sheep Shearing and sheepdog work, Stalls and Childrens Fun Fair. There ...

  • Arran Farmers' Society Annual Show

    Aug 06, 2014 - Aug 06, 2014 Glenkiln, Lamlash, Isle of Arran, KA27 8NT
    On the 19th January 1830, with 42 farmers present, Arran Farmers’ Society was formed. The objectives being the advancement of agriculture and improvement of farming stock, together with the holding of the Annual Show. This has been held annually with the exception of the War Years, and is one of the oldest small shows in the country – 2012 being our 176th Anniversary Year.

    The first show was held on Brodick Fair Day, in June 1830, with just 2 classes – a total prize money of £7.2s was shared ...

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