The 176th Stanhope Show – Truly not to be missed!
The 2017 show will be a celebration of agriculture and country life, packed with entertainment for everyone.
The Main Ring is the hub of the Show and provides a wonderful setting for an exciting line up of activities.
This year’s event programme brings many features, so no matter what the weather you will have a great day out for the entire family.
The Main Ring is the hub of the Show – providing a wonderful setting for an exciting line up of activities.
New for 2017: Jamie Squibb’s Freestyle Motorcross: The Company of Horsemen – The Cossack Trick Riding Show: Extreme Mountain Bike Show: Spectacular Air Display by the Starduster Too: Megaslam Wrestling: Walworth Castle Birds of Prey: Live Bands in the Beer Tent – The Billy Black Band & Big City
And of course not forgetting: the Horse & Agricultural Sections, Horticultural Marquee, Vintage Tractors, Grand Parade, Live Bands, Catering & Beer Tent, Food & Craft Hall, Trade Stands and much more.
Saturday 9th September 2017
8.00am. Showground open to Exhibitors
9.00am Showground open to Public.
9.00am Judging: Sport Horse Breeding followed by Ridden Hunters
9.15am. Judging Welsh Ponies A & B
9.30am. Judging Welsh Ponies D & D, British Showjumping & Dog Obedience
10.00am. Judging: Sheep, Donkeys, Fur & Feather, Industrial.
10.30am. Judging: Beef Cattle
12.00pm. Opening of Marquees – Industrial and Small Livestock
1.00pm. Jamie Squibb’s Freestyle Motorcross
1.30pm. Cumberland Wrestling
1.30pm Walworth Castle Birds of Prey
2.00pm Spectacular Air Display by the Starduster Too
2.00pm. Grand Parade
2.30pm. Jamie Squibb’s Freestyle Motorcross
3.00pm. Walworth Castle Birds of Prey
3.30pm. Open Sulky Racing
During the day: Kennel Club Open Obedience Show,
Music from Stanhope Silver Band
Sunday 10th September 2017
8.00am. Showground open to Exhibitors.
9.00am Showground open to the Public.
9.15am. Judging: Coloured Horse, Ponies & Dales Ponies
9.30am. Judging: Side Saddle
9.45am. Judging: Clydesdales followed by Heavy Horse Turnout
10.00am. Dog Agility Tests. Judging: Dales Ponies
11.00am Judging: & Horse and Pony Driving
12.00pm. Horticultural Hall Open
12.30pm Megaslam Wrestling
1.00pm. Judging of Lurchers & Terriers
1.00pm The Company of Horsemen – The Cossack Trick Riding Show
1.30pm. Walworth Castle Birds of Prey
2.00pm Extreme Mountain Bike Show
2.15pm. Grand Parade
2.45pm. The Company of Horsemen – The Cossack Trick Riding Show
3.00pm. Megaslam Wrestling
3.30pm. Extreme Mountain Bike Show
4.00pm Walworth Castle Birds of Prey
4.00pm Live Band in the Beer Tent – The Billy Black Band
7.00pm. Live Band in the Beer Tent – Big City
During the day:
Northern Monkey New Orleans Brass Band
Kennel Club All Breed Dog Show.
Vintage Tractors & Engines,
All programme times are approximate and events are subject to change.