Show Timings

Plan your day with our 2023 show timings below. 

Gates open at 8.30 am, the day is filled with country attractions and things to see and take part in including traditional ploughing and hedging competitions, education zones full of activities, trade stands, catering stands and a bar & seated catering area with live music throughout the day.

To read more about our 2023 show attractions, click the link below. 

Don’t forget to get you tickets now to get the advanced discounted ticket price of £12.50!

2023 Show Timings & Attractions

8:00amPloughmen into Plough Fields
8:30amRidden Horse classes begin (Light Horse Ring)
9:00amTractor & Horse Ploughing starts
9:00amPlashing starts
9:00amTrade Stands open
9:30amHorticultural Marquee closed for judging
9:45amJudging begins in Horticultural Marquee
9:45amJudging begins Corn classes
10:00amJudging begins Roots classes and Native Cattle classes
11:00amJudging begins for Continental and Commercial Cattle and Sheep
12 noonSide Saddle classes begin
1:30pmHorse Ploughing finishes
2:00pmWorking Hunter Classes begin (Light Horse Ring)
3:00pmPresentation of Ploughing Trophies (Livestock Tent)
4:00pmPresentation of Horticultural Trophies (Horticultural Marquee)
4:30pmHorticultural exhibits may be removed from Horticultural Marquee
6:00pmTrade Stands close

2023 Main Ring Attractions

11:15amShetland Pony Grand National
12:00noonSouth Notts Hunt and Readyfield Bloodhounds
1:20pmCattle Parade
2:00pmTractor Parade
3:00pmShetland Pony Grand National
3:30pmHorse and Carriage Display

2023 Light Horse Ring Attractions

8:30amRidden Horse classes begin
12 noonSide Saddle classes begin
2:00pmWorking Hunter Classes begin