Events in Northumberland
This is very much a family day out filled with fun activities and displays for everyone including the dog! There is a huge variety of entertainment from the performances in the main ring to family activities in the showground including Fun Fair, Children's
Farm, special education area and 200 trade stands.
This is one of the finest livestock showcases and visitors can see close up, some of the most popular breeds of native sheep and cattle The Countryside Marquee focuses on education and traditional rural skills.
The Food Marquee showcases culinary delights from across the region. With over 2,000 entries the Horticultural & Industrial Marquee is a focal point with wonderful displays, from fruit to fruit cakes, painting to potatoes and flowers and furnishings. The Craft Marquee offers an opportunity to indulge in a spot of retail therapy with everything from equine and pet products, clothing and footwear, handicrafts and giftware.
The 2009 Main Ring Attractions are:
The Chariots of Fire Display Team
The Sheep Show
City of Newcastle Pipe Band
Prince Bishops Falconry Display
10% OFF Tickets bought in advance either online or via the telephone hotline: 0845 2305177. For further details telephone: 01668 283868.
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More Events in Northumberland in April
Haltwhistle Spring Walking Festival, Haltwhistle
Northumbria Gathering, Morpeth
Ellington Easter Fayre, Ellington Village Hall & Library, Ellington
The Best of Hadrian's Wall weekend treck, Hadrian's Wall, Hexham