Edenbridge And Oxted Agricultural Show 2017
Bank Holiday Sunday 27th and Monday 28th August 2017
There’s no shortage of fun with The Shetland Pony Grand National, tunnel-racing between children and ferrets and world-class BMX stunt displays at this year’s Edenbridge and Oxted Agricultural Show on 27th & 28th August. Children visit for free to the annual Bank Holiday weekend show off the A22 at Lingfield.
There’s a Children’s Cookalong with a CBeebies chef. Learn rural skills including Coppicing and watch Blacksmiths at work. Hold giant snakes, hissing scorpions and hairy spiders and visit the amusing Meerkat Enclosure.
Animals are at the heart of the 180th community show – meet alpacas, bats, bearded dragon, bees, cattle, chinchillas dogs, donkeys, falcons, ferrets, goats, guinea pigs, hawks, horses, llama, meerkats, mules, owls, pigs, ponies, poultry, rabbits, scorpions, sheep, snakes and spiders. The livestock section includes the largest display of cattle in southern Britain, featured in the recent BBC 1 series “The Farmers’ Country Showdown.”
Have a go at archery, fly fishing, clay shooting, the giant wheel, the climbing wall and the funfair. See historic vehicles, falconry and gundog demonstrations, get advice on gardening, visit the horticultural, “Keep it Local” crafts, regional foods and WI marquees and watch the Dog Show & Terrier Racing (Monday).
The show takes place at” Ardenrun Showground, Ray Lane, near Lingfield, Surrey, RH7 6LL
Membership packages and reduced price advance tickets are available at www.edenbridge-show.co.uk