Local Forthcoming Events in 2017
This fair offers a rich and fun programme of events, country activities, stands and entertainment. It hosts one of the largest Rare Breed Shows in the country and is in one of the finest settings in the South West – a day out for all ages.
The Bath & West Show 31st May – 3rd June 2017
A great treat for half term, this large agricultural show has something for all the family, cattle, sheep, pigs, hens, bees etc, along with a floral marquee, food hall and plenty more shopping too
Chalke Valley History Festival, 26th June – 7th July 2016
This is a wonderful week long event of excellent lectures and re-enactments, with plenty of booksellers and other stallholders. Pick and choose which lectures you would like to hear.
Larmer Tree Festival sadly closed for 2017 but back in 2018
Set in the beautiful Larmer Tree Gardens and lively family festival with a good line-up
Gillingham & Shaftesbury Show Wednesday 16th August 2017
An old fashioned argicultural show with cattle, sheep, pigs, chickens, rabbits. bees, horses, dogs, food, shopping and events – a must for those who love the countryside
Great Dorset Steam Fair 24-28 August 2017
The biggest event of its kind in the world and attracts visitors globally too. Come for the whole five days or just a night.
The Frome Cheese Show 9th September 2017
Another old fashioned argicultural show with plenty of livestock, goats, poultry, horse show, cattle, and a wonderful warehouse devoted solely to cheese, local and national – plenty to taste.