25th, 26th, 27th July

The New Forest Show

July, 2017

The New Forest and Hampshire County Show takes place in Brockenhurst in the heart of the National Park, offering 30 acres of showground for the whole family to explore. 2017 marks the 97th show which takes place annually at the end of July (25th, 26th and 27th), and is now rated among the top ten agricultural shows in the country – And we’ll be there!


What’s on?

The top attractions for the show include Jamie Squibb freestyle motocross display, cattle milking demonstrations, their first ever baking competition where adults and children are invited to enter their pastries, preserves, cakes and more. Another new addition to the show will provide families with the opportunity to learn skills, explore tastes and cook up some tasty treats at their fun kitchen workshops.

Foodies will be in heaven when they visit the local produce area where they will find live cooking demonstrations from top local chefs including our executive chef James Forman, lots of fresh local produce to taste and the opportunity to meet producers from across Hampshire – This is where we’ll have our very own stand. To find us head to the local produce market, trade stands 37 and 38, we may even have some tasty treats for you to sample. We will also be exhibiting our sister pub The Drift Inn and Restaurant & Rooms, Burley Manor – Be sure to pop by and say hi!

For all day entertainment head over to the family fun area dedicated to children. Watch a fun packed programme of entertainment including: circus workshops, Sing Now Choir and Nasira Belly Dancers. Participate in a variety of children’s activities, including face painting, colouring walls.


Key times to plan your day

Want to see our executive chef James Forman in action? Here at the dates and time he’ll be demonstrating:

Tuesday 25th – 11:30am

Wednesday 26th – 1:30pm

Thursday 27th – 12:30pm

We’ll be at our stand from start to finish for the whole 3 days – Pop by, discover our collection, and enjoy our tasty foodie treats.


Getting there

Whether you wish to arrive by car, public transport on foot or bike, The New Forest Show team have done all they can to make it as easy as possible. They are pleased to be able to continue to provide FREE of charge direct frequent shuttle bus between Brockenhurst station direct to the heart of the show for advanced ticket holders.

Want to drive straight to the show? The address is:

The Showground
New Park
SO42 7QH

There will also be signs showing you the way to the correct entrance and car park.

For more travel information click here.

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