Farming Shows And Events

  • Harrogate Spring Flower Show

    Apr 24, 2014 - Apr 27, 2014 Great Yorkshire Showground, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG2 8NZ
    Be a VIP at the 2014 Spring Flower Show

    Turn a great day out into an unforgettable experience with our VIP service. For just £99 per person, the VIP day offers full use of an exlcusive marquee and lounge

    Start your day with morning coffee served in the lounge area, then enjoy all the show has to offer before returning to the marquee for a Bucks Fizz reception and delicious, silver service three course lunch with wine. VIP parking, a complimentary show catalogue and private cloakroom facil ...

  • Wonderwool Wales

    Apr 26, 2014 - Apr 27, 2014 Royal Welsh Showground, Llanelwedd, Builth Wells, Powys, LD2 3SY
    Wonderwool Wales is the premier Wool & Natural Fibre Festival in Wales. It was set up in 2006 in order to promote wool and natural fibre production and its use in Wales. The Event was funded by a Leader + grant from the EU and managed by Powys County Council, via Glasu, for the first 3 years until the funding ceased.

    At this time a small group of exhibitors, who had been part of the original steering committee with Glasu, set up a Not-for-Profit company in order for the event to continue. Won ...

  • The East Anglian Game & Country Fair

    Apr 26, 2014 - Apr 27, 2014 Norfolk Showground, Norwich, NR11 7WW
    The East Anglian Game & Country Fair is an annual two day, family event held at the Norfolk Showground, Norwich.

    We hope you will find something on our website for the whole family to enjoy at the show, including your dog. Visit our show events and attractions pages to view a selection of the fantastic displays on offer at the Game Fair. Watch our show highlights video and don't forget to sign up to receive all the latest news and offers from us in the lead up to the event.

    We would like t ...

  • Oakleigh Fairs - Colchester Town & County Show

    Apr 26, 2014 - Apr 27, 2014 Lower Castle Park, Colchester, CO1 1YG
    We return once again to Castle Park, right in the heart of the town for the 5th annual Family Show with all day entertainment including birds of prey, working dogs, children's entertainment as well as arts, crafts, gifts and food marquees. ...

  • Dales Festival of Food and Drink

    May 03, 2014 - May 05, 2014 Leyburn A684, Wensleydale, North Yorkshire, DL8 5SG
    Weaving together the three fundamental elements that make the Dales Festival of Food and Drink a success – Food, Farming and Fun - this event already has a real buzz about it.

    Not least because the Farming for Food events include talks and demonstrations on beekeeping by the Richmond and District Beekeepers Association. Visitors will find something for everyone from the best locally sources organic meats to award-winning beers within the festival's own Drinks Marquee and 'Beer Festival'.
    ...

  • Oakleigh Fairs - Morden Hall Country Show

    May 03, 2014 - May 05, 2014 Morden Hall Park, south west London, between Wimbledon and Sutton, SM4 5JD
    Set in the lovely grounds of Morden Hall (a National Trust property) this Family Country Show with all day entertainment including birds of prey, working dogs, children's entertainment as well as arts, crafts, gifts and food marquees.

    Also on Monday 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). ...

  • Mottram and District Spring Show

    May 04, 2014 - May 04, 2014 Old Hall Showground, Mottram, Hyde, Cheshire, SK14 6LT
    We have classes for:-

    Heavy Horses:- In hand and turnouts
    Private Driving:- Exercise Vehicle - Light Tradesmans Turnout- Concours D'elegance - Private Driving

    Light Horses:- Ridden Horses and Ponies - M & M - Arabs Ridden Hunters -
    Working Hunters - T.B. - Cloured and Spotted Horses - Veteran - Novelty - Show Jumping
    Dogs Cattle and Sheep Flower Arranging Horticulture & Crafts Poultry

    There will be many other attractions on the showground,
    making a good day out fo ...

  • The South of England Spring Garden & Leisure Show

    May 04, 2014 - May 05, 2014 The South of England Showground, Ardingly, West Sussex, RH17 6TL
    Be inspired and flex those green fingers with thousands of seasonal plants, shrubs and garden features. And why not ask our horticultural panel all your ‘thorny questions’ in our Gardening Theatre?

    Love animals? Get up close and personal to some farmyard friends or watch hundreds of pedigree dogs compete to qualify for Crufts at our open dog show. Feathers or fur? Either way, our poultry and rabbit showcase is a must!

    Working up an appetite while you’re exploring the grounds? Our Food Hall ...

  • Living Heritage - Hampshire Country Fair

    May 04, 2014 - May 05, 2014 Netley Marsh, Hampshire, SO40 7GY
    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 ...

  • North Somerset Show

    May 05, 2014 - May 05, 2014 Bathing Pond Fields, Wraxall, North Somerset, BS48 1NE
    The North Somerset Agricultural Society was formed out of the North Somerset Ploughing Society in 1840 by a small group of farmers. Its sole purpose was to further agricultural development by communicating agricultural issues and providing a showpiece to the local, general public. To this day these aims still ring true.

    Traditionally, the North Somerset Show takes place in May and since the early 1900's it was held at Ashton Court near Bristol. In addition to the Show, the Society holds ot ...

  • Woodbridge Horse Show

    May 05, 2014 - May 05, 2014 Trinity Park (Suffolk Show ground), Felixstowe Road, Ipswich, IP3 8UH
    The original purpose of the Woodbridge Horse Show when it was formed in 1871 was to encourage horse breeding. The event derived its importance from being the first exhibition of the Suffolk Horse season.

    The Woodbridge Horse Show is now the largest and oldest horse show in East Anglia. Since its early formation it has grown and grown from a few classes, to the current twelve rings featuring 117 classes covering a comprehensive range of events for Suffolk horses and light horses. ...

  • Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials

    May 07, 2014 - May 11, 2014 Badminton, Gloucestershire, GL9 1DF
    The Badminton Horse Trials is a three-day event, one of only six annual Concours Complet International (CCI) Four Star **** events as classified by the Fédération Équestre Internationale (FEI), which takes place in April or May each year in the park of Badminton House, the seat of the Dukes of Beaufort in Gloucestershire.

    Today's Badminton is held in a 6 square kilometre (1500 acre) area Badminton Park, where the car parks, tradestands, arena and cross country courses are located. ...

  • Malvern Spring Gardening Show

    May 08, 2014 - May 11, 2014 The Showground, Malvern, Worcestershire, WR13 6NW
    Set amongst the beautiful Malvern Hills, the RHS Malvern Spring Gardening Show is a gardening show with feeling.

    Meander round the stunning collection of Show Gardens. Lose yourself in the Floral Marquee and pick up tips from the experts all around including the Allotment Theatre, and the Plant Pavilions too. Once stocked up, find all the latest gardening gadgets and essentials in the vast array of tradestands.

    Deserving the strap line ‘the plants and people show’, the blossoming RHS Malve ...

  • The Nottinghamshire County Show

    May 10, 2014 - May 11, 2014 Newark Showground, Lincoln Road, Newark-on-Trent, Nottinghamshire, NG24 2NY
    A two-day agricultural show for all the family. Classes include livestock, light and heavy horses, show jumping, floral art, crafts, farriers competition.

    From Cyril the Squirrel Terrier Racing and the K9 Freestyle Dog Display to ‘Have-A-Go’ Dog Agility, Rover can have as much fun as you – but that’s not all! With FREE grandstand seating and 26 rings and display areas there’s plenty to see and do. In the Main Ring will be the hair-raising Xtreme Trials Display Team, as well as the fast and f ...

  • Ayr County Show

    May 10, 2014 - May 10, 2014 Ayr, Ayrshire, KA8 0JE
    A FUN DAY OUT with...
    Animals, Entertainment,
    Education, Trade Stands, Food,
    Crafts, Vintage Tractors, The

    Drakes of Hazzard, Tug O War

    & much much more...........
    ...SOMETHING for EVERYONE!
    At AYR RACECOURSE ...

  • Kilmacolm Show

    May 10, 2014 - May 10, 2014 Knapps, Kilmacolm, Renfrewshire, PA13 4HZ
    I’m keeping my fingers crossed for blue skies and sunshine on the day, but I know that the show will be well supported whatever the weather throws at us, as it always has been. It’s always good to see two or three generations of the same family coming to the show, continuing a tradition which will see the show prosper for many years to come.

    There will be the usual mix of livestock, entertainment, retail therapy, and refreshment. Light Horse classes will be under way at 9.30, with livestock i ...

  • Robin Hood Game & Country Show - Brentwood

    May 10, 2014 - May 11, 2014 Brentwood Centre, Doddinghurst Rd, Brentwood, CM15 9NN
    There really is something for everyone, whether you are a serious game enthusiast that enjoys the thrill of the countryside or simply looking for a great day to spend with the family.

    The two-day family fun event, tied in with the popular and prestigious Game and Country show, highlights a highly-entertaining range of country leisure pursuits, and features continuous arena events such as world class jousting displays and spectacular flying owls. From a fun and educational medieval village all ...

  • South Suffolk Agricultural Show

    May 11, 2014 - May 11, 2014 Ampton Racecourse, near Ingham, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, IP31 1HN
    The 126th South Suffolk Show will be taking place at its usual location: Ampton Racecourse (near Ingham, Bury St Edmunds, on the A134), on Sunday 11th May 2014.

    The South Suffolk Show is a one day agricultural show regarded by many as one of the leading shows of its type in the eastern region with cattle, sheep, pigs, horses and a wide array of attractions. It covers an area in the region of 80 acres and caters for a wide range of tastes and all age groups.

    In 2013, over 12,000 people floc ...

  • The British Pig & Poultry Fair

    May 13, 2014 - May 14, 2014 Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire, CV8 2LG
    The only dedicated UK pig & poultry industry event.

    The British Pig & Poultry Fair is the technical business exhibition for the pig, poultry meat and egg sectors.

    Taking place every two years the Fair attracts over 10,000 visitors and hosts over 300 specialist exhibitors showcasing the latest equipment, technology and services for the serious producer.

    As a FREE entry event, the British Pig & Poultry Fair is an essential source of information to help producers improve and develop the ...

  • Balmoral Show

    May 14, 2014 - May 16, 2014 The Kings Hall Complex, Lisburn Rd, Balmoral, Belfast, Northern Ireland, BT9 6GW
    The Balmoral Show is Ireland's largest agricultural show with fun and entertainment for all the family. Attractions include international show jumping competitions, falconry displays, sheep shearing demonstrations and a craft village. There is plenty on offer for younger visitors too in the Kids' Zone where there is a climbing wall and baby animal farm. With over 370 trade stands in attendance offering everything from handmade leather goods to organic produce fresh from the farm, this a great pl ...

  • Royal Windsor Horse Show

    May 14, 2014 - May 18, 2014 Windsor Castle, Court Yard, off Court Road, Greenwich, London, SL4 1NG
    Founded in 1943, the Royal Windsor Horse Show was a welcome distraction from the war, attended by King George VI. Today, the Royal Horse Show maintains its strong connection with the Royal Family. Queen Elizabeth, the Princess Royal and the Duke of Edinburgh have each previously competed and the Queen still often enters her own horses for the event. For only the second time in its history, The Royal Windsor Horse Show '12 in London will be taking place inside the private grounds of Windsor Castl ...

  • Otley Show

    May 17, 2014 - May 17, 2014 The Show Ground, Bridge End, Otley, West Yorkshire , LS21 2AA
    Welcome to the Otley Show Home Page. We are already planning for our 205th Show on Saturday, 17th May 2014. At our show last May, The Mark Stannage Stunt Display Team gave two great performances, along with the Ridgeside Lurcher Display Team.

    We welcomed the return of:

    The Sheep Road Show,

    The Mountgrace Gun Dog

    Display Team and

    The Yorkshire Volunteers

    Military Band.

    We had over 4000 exhibits on display from Ferrets to Shire Horses, Poultry to Pygmy Goats, Dogs, Rabbi ...

  • Hadleigh Farmers' Agricultural Show

    May 17, 2014 - May 17, 2014 Holbecks Park, Hadleigh, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP7 5DP
    Despite the threat of rain, the weather held out, and the 174th Hadleigh Show was as popular as ever!

    The focus for 2013 had been 'Farming & Families' and that's certainly what was on offer for the huge crowd that descended on Holbecks Park in Hadleigh.

    From the enormously popular Sheep Show and Education Tent to the constantly chugging Land Train ferrying young and old around the Show Ground, not to mention the fantastic response to the Childrens Passport scheme - generously sponsored by ...

  • Royal Welsh Spring Festival

    May 17, 2014 - May 18, 2014 Royal Welsh Showground, Llanelwedd, Builth Wells, LD2 3SY
    he Festival includes classes for conventional and rare breed livestock, a Green Horizons & Sustainable Living Exhibition, a vintage machinery display, a Premier Open Dog Show with over 1000 entries, and a Folk Dance Festival.

    Displays in the Floral Hall together with a wide range of garden, agricultural, food and craft stands and a full programme of family entertainment, make up the winning formula of the event. Visitors can also listen in a number of talks and participate in question and ans ...

  • Oakleigh Fairs - Tatton Park Country Show

    May 17, 2014 - May 18, 2014 Tatton Park, Knutsford, Cheshire, WA16 6QN
    Open: 10.00am - 5pm

    Set in the beautiful parkland of Tatton Park, this family Country Show will have something for everyone from the Knights of the Damned Jousting Team, through to Birds of Prey flying displays, Terrier Racing, traditional Punch & Judy, John Cavana Working Dogs, have-a-go Dog Scurry plus skilled craftsmen demonstrations, arts crafts & gifts marquees, fully catered and with a licensed bar.

    Also on Sunday at this event, we're proud to host the Companion Dog Show - so bring a ...

  • Essex Young Farmers' Country Show

    May 18, 2014 - May 18, 2014 Boyton Hall, Boyton Cross, Roxwell, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 4LN
    Established for over 30 years, The Essex Young Farmers Country Show is one of the premier agricultural shows in the county, with average attendances in excess of 14,000.

    The Show is organised and run by a committee of Essex Young Farmers, which is a fantastic achievement considering the scale of the event. The day promises to thrill, entertain and educate with the many different areas that make up the Essex Young Farmers Country Show. ...

  • Beef Expo 2014

    May 21, 2014 - May 22, 2014 Hexham Mart Centre Tyne Green, Hexham, Northumberland, NE46 3SG
    After a spell of four years NBA Beef Expo 2014 is returning to Hexham for two days of exciting activity focusing on the theme, "British Beef Feeding our Nation".

    NBA Beef Expo 2014, organised by the National Beef Association will be centred around Hexham Mart Centre and the surrounding Northumberland countryside on Wednesday 21st May and Thursday 22nd May.

    The first day will see three farm tours in the Hexham area, followed by the annual Beef Expo Beef Industry Dinner.

    Thursday 22nd May ...

  • Grassland & Muck 2014

    May 21, 2014 - May 22, 2014 Stoneleigh Park, Kenilworth, Warwickshire, CV8 2LZ
    Grassland & Muck 2014 will be bigger and better than ever. With every major manufacturer exhibiting, it is your chance to see all the latest machines in action. The 190 acre event covers every aspect of grassland management, helping you make the most of your grass, from varieties and establishment to harvesting, baling, ensiling and feeding.

    Manage your Muck - visit the muck area for the latest on storage, handling, analysis and application of manures, with demonstrations of all the latest mu ...

  • Devon County Show

    May 22, 2014 - May 24, 2014 Devon County Showground, Westpoint, Clyst St Mary, Exeter, Devon, EX5 1DJ
    Devon County Show and its organisers the Devon County Agricultural Association are getting ready to party!

    It’s our 25th birthday at the showground next year and we are planning three very special days next May.

    We live and breathe the Devon countryside - from farmers and their magnificent livestock to food and drink, crafts and traditional entertainment.

    We hope you’ll be able to join us for Devon’s fabulous big day out! ...

  • The Fife Show

    May 24, 2014 - May 24, 2014 Kinloss, On A913, 1/2 mile NW of Cupar, Fife, KY15 4ND
    The Fife Show is a traditional agricultural show of long standing and its principal aim is to give the public an opportunity to find out more about the local agricultural scene in Fife. The Show layout is specifically designed to facilitate this, offering an opportunity to get a close look at the farm animals on show and the agricultural machinery, both current and vintage. Over the last few years, the Show has extended this into the realms of the wider environment and related countryside issues ...

  • Heathfield Show

    May 24, 2014 - May 24, 2014 Little Tottingworth Farm, Broad Oak, Heathfield, East Sussex, TN21 8UE
    Saturday 24th May 2014, the showground will be open from 8am to 5pm at Little Tottingworth Farm, Broad Oak, Heathfield, East Sussex Come and join us for the country atmosphere of Sussex.

    The premier one day agricultural show in the south east. Organised by the Heathfield and District Agricultural Show Society. For information on the competitions, events and trade stands please see the links to the right. ...

  • Shropshire County Agricultural Show

    May 24, 2014 - May 24, 2014 Agricultural Showground, Berwick Road, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY1 2PF
    For 2014 we have decided to combine the County Horse Show with the Shropshire County Show

    The annual Shropshire County Agricultural Show attracts thousands of people from across the country to the West Mid Showground in Shrewsbury for a celebration of the rural community and to highlight the role it plays in our daily lives.

    Organisers of the event made 2012 a real community affair with involvement from hundreds of local families and businesses who turned out to see the entertainment and ...

  • Hertfordshire County Show

    May 24, 2014 - May 25, 2014 Hertfordshire Showground, Dunstable Road, Redbourn, Hertfordshire, AL3 7PT
    The annual Hertfordshire County Show traditionally takes place over the late May Bank Holiday weekend. attracting up to 38,000 visitors & displaying the best of Hertfordshire.

    Come and see animals ranging from huge bulls to tiny ducks, spectacular displays and educational demonstrations. Join us for a fantastic family day out, combining FREE ENTERTAINMENT, fun, food and shopping. Bringing communities together we are 'Proud to Promote Hertfordshire'. ...

  • St Clears YFC Agricultural Show

    May 24, 2014 - May 24, 2014 The United Counties Show Ground, Carmarthen, SA33 5DR
    Our show is an instrumental part of rural life in West Wales and we are proud to support local farmers and traders alike. Being located on one of the best venues in Wales allows us to spread the word and showcase the true traditions of our glorious countryside, hosting a huge variety of classes, activities, Farming Traditions and Countryside Practices

    If you like to join in, Dad can enter a cow or two, the children could enter your four legged friend into the Dog Show, Mum could bake a cake a ...

  • Countryman Fairs - Highclere Game and Country Fair

    May 25, 2014 - May 26, 2014 Highclere Castle, Newbury, Berkshire, RG20 9RN
    The countryside event of the southern counties arrives at the grounds of Highclere Castle this May, bringing back family favourites such as the Knights of Middle England and a fantastic entertainment bill that all ages can get involved in.

    Famed for its stunning backdrop, the Highclere Country Fair has nestled neatly into the grounds of Highclere Castle for 18 years, with the Castle standing proudly amidst the 1,000 acres of stunning parkland. Of course, many visitors will of recognised the C ...

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