11 May 2024 Big Event!

Nottinghamshire County Show 2024

Returning for its 139th year, The Nottinghamshire County Show celebrates our local agricultural community with attractions including livestock, equine, local food producers and craft stalls, countryside competitions, traders and more!

Nottinghamshire County Show

Countryside area

A great family friendly spot with lots of entertainment and countryside activities for all to enjoy, where you can spend the day experiencing the very best of the countryside. This action-packed area is full of interactive workshops, live demonstrations and displays throughout the day. And not forgetting the much-loved family fun dog show!

Main Ring

Visitors can enjoy a variety of acts and displays, alongside Equine competitions. From returning favourites including the Young Farmers Lawnmower races, Grand Livestock & Heavy Horse Parade and vintage tractor display to new performance from the Barlow ‘Red Barrows’ and Thoresby Park Polo Club.

Community Zone

Bringing Nottinghamshire communities closer together. An interactive zone, full of action, featuring a climbing wall and a performance area which will form the heart of the activities including County wide groups, performers, bands and musicians to entertain visitors throughout the day.

Festival of Food

Food, shopping and music what’s not to love? Get your tastes buds tingling with tastes of the countryside! Enjoy carefully selected independent food and drink producers Nottinghamshire and the Midlands has to offer, all while enjoying live music next to our bandstand! Plus, a chance to shop to enjoy traditional village games and Morris dancing!

The Paddock

Get up close and personal to alpacas from Oak Tree Farm and miniature donkeys from The Wee Donkey Company!


Whether you compete every season, recently started or just wanted to give it a go, we have a competition for you! This is a great opportunity for breeders, riders, handlers, and owners to exhibit their best animals and see if they have got this year’s champion. Not forgetting our Floral Arts and Make, Bake & Grow competitions, where you can test out your skills.

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Saturday, 11th May 2024
09:00am - 05:00pm


Newark Showground, Lincoln Rd, Coddington, Newark NG24 2NY

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