Belton International Horse Trials. Belton has been running since its inception in 1980 with BEDE at the helm for the last 13 years and is definitely a firm favourite in the eventing calendar. Belton has grown significantly during these years with the motto becoming ‘More Than Just Horses…’ The event attracts top riders and horses from all over the world and spectators from far and wide come to watch the top class sport. However, that is not the only thing they come to see, with a variety of attractions from Pony Club Games to dog display teams and classic cars and everything in between – there really is something for everyone. For those who love to shop there are over 90 trade stands selling a vast array of goods for horse and rider plus fashion and lifestyle as well as the interactive zone, where you can get hands on with hounds, try your hand at willow weaving or art workshops and take part in the fun dog show or dog agility – a great day out for all the family!
The Kelmarsh Country Show is one of the first countryside attractions to kick start the game fair season, bringing yet another set of first class demonstrations and countryside activities to the Kelmarsh showground.
Held over the Easter Bank Holiday weekend within the spectacular grounds of Kelmarsh Hall, the Kelmarsh Country Show is set right in the heart of the Northampton and Leicestershire countryside and provides a stunning backdrop to the incredible countryside activities and championship events that take place there.
The East Anglian Game & Country Fair is an annual two day, family event taking place on April 22nd & 23rd 2017.
This year they will be hosting the14th show on the Euston Estate near Thetford, just off the A11, by kind permission of The Duke and Duchess of Grafton.
Euston Hall is steeped in history and provides a beautiful backdrop to the already established events on the Estate. For more information on the venue please visit www.eustonhall.co.uk
Euston Estate provides a central location for The East Anglian Game & Country Fair, only 30 minutes from Norwich on the newly dualled A11 near Elveden with excellent access to the A14, Cambridge, Bury St Edmunds, Thetford, Ipswich and Newmarket.
This beautiful venue lends itself to a game and country fair setting, along with offering us the opportunities to further evolve and develop the show, with the space and freedom to invite new attraction and events, whilst ensuring that the popular events that we have always enjoyed remain.
The Dodson & Horrell Chatsworth International Horse Trials is three days of thrilling equestrian sport, combined with entertainment for all the family in the beautiful surroundings of Chatsworth.
Join us and enjoy world class competition, from elegant dressage, to exciting show jumping and thrilling cross country. You can also get involved in an array of entertainment and activities for the whole family, or browse our shopping village with over 100 high quality trade stands.
The house, garden, farmyard and adventure playground are open as usual during the horse trials.
Highlights include the motocross stunt team the Bolddog Lings (fresh from Bollywood!) and Farm Wise Devon - a huge new interactive feature especially for children.
And, of course, there will be prize-winning livestock, scrumptious local food and drink, more Westcountry crafts than ever before and six packed show rings.
We hope to see you in the third week of May!
Now in its 20th year, the Highclere Game and Country Fair offers visitors a wide range of top class family entertainment.
Set in the glorious grounds of Highclere Castle, the Fair draws visitors from across the Southern Counties, and much further afield. The Highclere Game and Country Fair is home to some of the World's most prestigious field sports competitions, and attracts competitors from across the globe.
The "Capability Brown" designed landscape provides a visually stunning, yet intimate and relaxing backdrop. All day family entertainment and fabulous retail therapy make the Highclere Game and Country Fair a great day out for the whole family.
Throwing the spotlight on the best in British agriculture, equestrianism, horticulture, food and drink, country crafts, sports and activities, for three glorious days!
Music, crafts, trade stalls and even freestyle motorcycling are combined with more traditional entertainment such as show jumping and livestock showing.
Set within the spectacular grounds of the Harewood Estate, the family-orientated show will boast world-class fieldsports competitions, have-a-go opportunities, as well as exhilarating acts and displays.
With an action-packed schedule lined up, this year’s show will bring hundreds of exhibition stands, picnic areas, a jam-packed Main Arena schedule, children’s entertainment, food festival, craft and antiques fairs and live folk music to name just a selection of what’s in store, also including some never seen before feature areas!