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Devon County Show

Devon County Show

Thursday 19th, Friday 20th, and Saturday 21st May 2016

Devon County Show will be held at Westpoint Arena, Clyst St Mary, Exeter.
From Thursday 19th – Saturday 21st May 2016.

Truro Tractors will not be exhibiting at Devon Country show,
but don’t let that stop you having a  Grand Day Out!

Free car parking
Free entry for under 5s

Y14ou can buy discounted tickets online

Up to two children aged 5-15 years are free on Saturday 21st May when accompanied by a paying adult.*

Tickets are valid for one day only.

  • Adult aged 16-60: £17.50 (£20)
  • Adult – over 60:    £16       (£18)
  • Child aged 5-15:      £7*        (£8)
  •  Family day ticket:  £50
    (2 Adults and 3 Children)
  • Show Partnership Offer: £20

    Valid THURSDAY or FRIDAY. A valid code required.

Enjoy the very best food, farming, and fun

  • Shetland Pony Grand National
  • Bolddog Lings Motocross Stunt Team
  • Livestock & Poultry:  There will be around 1,400 sheep, more than a 1,000 horses and hundreds of goats, cavies and poultry.
  • Sheep Shearing Theatre: All-action sheep shearing at this purpose built-facility which hosts fast-paced competition.
  • Make a beeline for the fantastic bees & honey marquee and see how the bees behave in the hive, taste different types of honey and try some candle rolling.
  • The Grand Parade of Livestock on Friday and Saturday afternoons.

The huge variety of competition ranges from show jumping to scurry driving, the inter-hunt relay, private driving and the Concourse D’elegance not forgetting the Pony Club games.  Top quality show jumpers are expected to be out in force as well as young amateurs.

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Credit: Geoff & Tordis Pagotto – Devon County Show 2015

Everywhere you turn there is something going on!

  • Top class equestrian section – show-jumping, horse showing and demonstrations
  • Pedigree dog show
  • David Kennard’s Farmyard Tales
  • Meirion Owen & his dogs and ducks
  • Country life and Woodland area – fishing, falconry & fun!
  • Music at the bandstand
  • Fast and furious sheep shearing – click here for our YouTube short film
  • Sparks fly in the metalwork and shoeing forges – click here for our YouTube short film
  • Three miles of trade stands offering a wealth of goods
  • Huge BBC feature
  • Army displays
  • Historic steam engines & vintage vehicles
  • A rolling programme of music in the bandstand
  • Fairground including the NEW Devon ‘Eye’

Crafts & Gardening Pavilion

Step inside and be transported to Devon’s best garden nurseries and craft workshops.  The large number of craft trade stands offers a wide variety of gifts, crafts and home-style goods made here in Devon.

 

 

 

For Children

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Titan The Robot – Credit: Devon County Show
  • Shetland Pony Grand National (riders aged )
  • Freestyle motocross stunt team Bolddog Lings
  • Titan the comedy robot (Friday & Saturday)
  • The Sheep Show –  YouTube video taster
  • Demonstrations of working sheepdogs
  • Sheep shearing – YouTube short film
  • Poultry, rabbits, pigeons and guinea pigs
  • Bees and honey – including spot the queen bee and make a candle
  • Children’s Farm with lots of hands on activities
  • Flower & garden junior competitions
  • Falcons and ferret racing
  • Fairground fun
  • Coastal Recycling’s Wheelie Wild Trail – school-decorated recycling bins at key locations

 

 

Trade Stands

From wellies to woollies, socks to speed boats, cars to handicrafts, there is something that’s sure to tempt every shopper.  Better still, ‘Show Specials’ are cheaper than the usual retail prices.

 

For more information, schedules and entry forms, click here to visit the Devon County Show website.

 

Location:
Westpoint, Clyst St Mary, Exeter

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Dates For Your Diary

Agricultural Show dates in the Truro Tractors’ vicinicty

It’s shaping up to be a busy season with lots of great agricultural shows to attend, and if you are hoping to take part, you’d better pull your wellies up and get those entry forms completed.

Truro Tractors will be sponsoring prizes at several shows this year, including Scorrier, Royal Cornwall, and Liskeard.  Drop by our stand at any of the shows we are attending – we will be bringing New Holland Tractors, and Honda quad bikes, as well as other farm and garden machinery you will definitely want to grab a Show Special bargain on.

Show Date          Event

14 May 2016        Scorrier & Chacewater Horse Show *

19-21 May 2016  Devon County Show

5 June 2016         Open Farm Sunday

9 -11 June 2016  Royal Cornwall Show  Truro Tractors exhibiting

9 July 2016          Liskeard Show

11 July 2016         Stithians Show  Truro Tractors exhibiting

16 July 2016        Camborne Agricultural Show

23 July 2016       Mid Devon Show

27 July 2016       Yealmpton Show

28 July 2016       Launceston Show  Truro Tractors exhibiting

10 August 2016 Camelford Show  Truro Tractors exhibiting

11 August 2016  Okehampton Show  Truro Tractors exhibiting

*information comes from the British Show Jumping pages.
Contact details are:
Woodlands ,Clowance Barton, Camborne, Cornwall TR14 0PR Tel:01872 560094


Have we missed out your show?  Let us know the details and we will add you to the list.