South of England Show

8, 9 & 10 June 2017

The South of England Show is celebrating its 50th birthday this year so come and celebrate with us and enjoy the very best of the British countryside, food & drink and outdoor entertainment for the whole family.

  • Under 16s go FREE (accompanied by a paying adult)
  • Buy tickets online for a 15% discount on gate prices and come on whichever day you choose
  • Ample free parking
  • Please note: Dogs are best left at home as they aren’t allowed in the livestock or food areas

Gates open 9.00am-6.30pm

Buy tickets online now to save 15%

You’ll find all the information and entry forms you need for entering the competitions at the South of England Show via the button below.


Highlights include:

As it’s our 50th Anniversary this year we’ve really pulled out the stops to make this the best Show ever.

  • New in the main ring this year is Britain’s top equestrian stunt team The Devil’s Horsemen
  • Animals are always the stars of the Show so don’t miss the daily livestock parade plus displays of prize-winning cattle, pigs, sheep, goats & poultry
    Street entertainers, face painters and a caricaturist will mingle and entertain you
  • Watch the thrilling Shetland Pony Grand National and Interhunt Relay and the spectacle of the Cavalcade of Hounds
  • Enjoy our live music stage presented by the Long Man Brewery
  • Watch the fun and fascinating sheepdog demonstration
  • Feel the beat with the precision marching and music of the City of Coventry Corps of Drums
  • Take a ride on the Ardingly Eye big wheel & enjoy all the fun of the fairground

You can also:

  • Feel the heat of the Horseshoeing Competition and admire the impressive skills of the Young Craftsman of the Year Competition winners
  • Children can have fun finding out about animals and the countryside in the Discover the Countryside zone and be entertained by the popular Sheep Show
  • Visit the Bees & Honey marquee for expert advice on beekeeping and a chance to buy top quality honey & beeswax products
  • Visit the Garden, Plants & Flowers zone to stock up on top quality plants and admire the prize-winning flower displays and vegetables

Plus acres of retail stands and heaps of delicious food & drink enjoy:

  • Shop till you drop in our popular Market Place retail area
  • Take a break to enjoy the huge range of delicious food & drink in the Food & Drink zone or sip a refreshing pint at our Harvey’s cask ale pub