Derbyshire County Show

Derbyshire County Show

When:
June 25, 2017 @ 8:00 am – 5:30 pm
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Where:
Locko Park
Nr. Spondon
Derby DE72 3RY
UK
Cost:
Pre-Show Adult Ticket - £10.00 Pre-Show Child Ticket (Children under 5 are free, over 16's pay adult price) - £7.00 Pre Show Group Ticket (2 Adults +2 Children) - £30.00

The Derbyshire County Show will be a new type of event for the LoveTaliesin Jewellery team. We are really looking forward to bringing our hand-made jewellery to this traditional Country show.

This hand-made Horse-head charm bracelet is just one of the beautiful treasures that will be available from LoveTaliesin Jewellery at the Derbyshire County Show
This hand-made Horse-head charm bracelet is just one of the beautiful treasures that will be available from LoveTaliesin Jewellery at the Derbyshire County Show

The Derbyshire County Show

You will find a huge variety of attractions at the Derbyshire County Show that range from the arena display by the spectacular J.C. Balls Digger Dance Team to the  the  thrills of a Scurry Demonstration.  So whether it’s the children, mums and dads, grannies and grandads – we are certain that you will have a day out to remember.

There will even be a free bus service from Derby Bus Station to the show

Horses

Horses are a very important part  of the Derbyshire County Show with competitions that start from 07:30 and run all day.

These include:

  • Carriage Driving
  • Ladies Hunter Side Saddle Final
  • Light Horse and Ponies
  • Showjumping
  • Heavy Horse Turnouts

Vintage Vehicles

  • Vintage Tractors
  • Engines
  • Motorcycles

Dog Show

A Companion Dog Show held under Kennel Club Regulations to include Pedigree and Novelty Classes.  Entries on the day.

Floral Art

With the best of the season’s flowers

The Rabbit Show

You will find many different breeds, some old ones and some new ones.

Bee Exhibition

The Derbyshire Beekeepers Association will put on an exhibition showing beekeeping from the past and present.

Craft and Retail

This is where we come in! The Craft and Retail marquees will feature our stall with Sue’s hand-made jewellery. You will also find other local artists and craftsmen as well as some from further afield.

Food Hall

Visiting the Food Hall is a great opportunity to see, taste and buy a huge variety of food and drink – much of it produced here in Derbyshire.

The Livestock Committee puts on a wide range of cattle and sheep classes to cover breed society’s recommendations. The section also has classes for the heavy horse, the ridden heavy horse and an agricultural turnout.

Other attractions around the showground

  • Cattle
  • Sheep
  • Shire Horses
  • Derbyshire Federation of Women’s Institutes
  • Hedge Laying
  • Dry Stone Walling
  • Derbyshire Wildlife Trust
  • Rare Breeds
  • Young Farmers’ Clubs
  • National Farmers’ Union.
  • Derbyshire Rural Crafts Demonstrations

We’ll add more news about the Derbyshire County Show to our Facebook page nearer and on the day.

 

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