Events and Attractions

We have some great events planned for 2017 including many new attractions plus the old favourites! 

Main Ring

To find our biggest and most impressive events look no further than the Main Ring.  Sit in the comfort of our covered grandstand or perch on a straw bale with your picnic lunch but be sure not to miss these events.

  • Junior Team Showjumping
  • Scurry Driving
  • Grand Parade of Champions
  • Retired Racehorses
  • Carriages
  • Team Showjumping
  • Six Bar Showjumping
  • 'Stick & Twist' Showjumping Competition
  • Vintage Tractors

The Symonds & Sampson Countryside Ring

Just inside the Countryside Area you will find our second ring, the Symonds & Sampson Countryside Ring.  Here you can get up close and personal with whole range of shows from some truly world class professionals.

  • Terrier Racing 
  • Hound Parade
  • Sheep Dog Display

Lake Ring

If you are in the Countryside Area and are wondering where all the noise is coming from then you need to wander around the Lake to find out. In our Lake Ring you will find some of the most entertaining displays the Show has to offer. And if you have a hot footed pooch he or she can even join in!

Plus... Ferret Racing - Lurcher Demonstration - Gun Dog Display - Terrier Racing

All over the Showground there are people waiting to impress, inform and entertain you - be sure to look out for some of these events.

Live Cookery Demonstrations - Sheep Shearing - Traditional Crafts - Horse Showing - Cattle Competitions - Sheep Judging - Pig Competitions - Showjumping - Goat Showing and Milking - Poultry Tent - Fishing Demos - Rabbits - Bees - Fun Fair - Sheep Show

Countdown to the Show!


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Entries open for Dorset Flock Competition

Entries open for Dorset Flock Competition

Commercial, pedigree and rare breed sheep farmers will once again be battling it out at this year's Dorset County Show Flock Competition.

Rebecca Cox
7th February 2017 10:18:00


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