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Dorset County Show

  • Where:
    Dorset County Show, Dorchester Showground, Dorchester, DT2 7SD
  • When:
    7 September to 8 September
    8:30am to 6:00pm
  • How much:
    £15 per adult and under 16s go free
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Dorset County Show
Founded by Dorchester Agricultural Society in 1840, Dorset County Show will be taking place on Saturday September 7 and Sunday September 8 to celebrate the best of agriculture and rural life.

The annual two-day event offers something for everyone, from families to agricultural enthusiasts.

Throughout the weekend competitive classes will be taking place for more than 20 different types of cattle, over 30 different types of sheep, goats and pigs, as well as in homecraft, horticulture and sheep shearing. Poultry, rabbits and alpacas will also be on show, with falconry displays, scurry racing and the Grand Parade of award-winning livestock will take place in the main ring.

Food lovers will have an extensive range of hand-picked catering concessions to choose from in more than 450 trade stands.

Visit or call 01305 264249 for more details.

Dorset Echo