19 & 20 May: The Althorp Park Country Show
|Published: 19th March 2012 12:42|
Event: The Althorp Park Country Show
Date: Saturday 19 & Sunday 20 May
Time: Show opens 10am and closes each day at 5pm
Location: Althorp, Nr Northampton NN7 4HQ
Althorp Park is once again to play host to the annual Country Show over the weekend of 19 and 20 May 2012. The show, now in its third year, is looking even better than ever, with a whole host of fantastic family entertainment taking place throughout the weekend.
With something for everyone, from Horkesley Park's Heavy Horse Demonstration Team, The Knights of the Damned Jousting Team, birds of prey displays, The Goat Show featuring milking and cheese-making, Terrier Racing, Newfoundland Dogs, Agility Dogs, The Yanks and Limeys historical display team, The 44th Regiment of Foot, Totally Ponies, Totally Exotics, children's farm, ferrets, as well as children's Punch & Judy shows, and on Sunday the Companion Dog Show - so bring along a canine friend and have a go! (And all proceeds from entries will go to Marie Curie Cancer Care).
And if that's not all - as well as pole latheing there will also be other rural demonstration skills to enjoy including braiding, spinning and weaving, together with Cookery demonstrations and wine tasting throughout the weekend and you can sample and buy in our Arts, Crafts and Gifts marquees as well as Lifestyle and Food Stalls.
Children's fairground and (charges apply)
Special Interest Groups are warmly invited to take part and we welcome enquiries from trade stands
Fully catered and there is a licensed bar featuring Real Ales and Scrumpy.
Open 10.00am - 5pm
Entry is just £7
Children 5-16 £3.00
Family ticket: £16 (two adults, two children)
And for Advance tickets at discounted rates, please log on to: www.oakleighfairs/althorp
House and Gardens open at reduced rate
Trade stands are available. Enquiries regarding corporate sponsorship and advertising are welcomed