The New Forest & Hampshire County Show is an annual three day agricultural Show held at the end of July, attracting around 95,000 visitors . Show jumping is a major feature with international classes held throughout the three days. A full range of equestrian classes , as well as livestock competitions including cattle and sheep, plus a poultry section, rabbits, cage birds, and honey bees.
The Show continues to grow from strength to strength, and we are assisted in the running on the Show by around 500 volunteers who give their time freely to support and promote our event, without their invaluable assistance the Show would not be the success that it is today.
The Show is rated amongst the top ten agricultural Shows in the country and the visit of Her Majesty the Queen and His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh in 2012 boosted the profile of the Show to its highest level yet. The New Forest Agricultural Show Society, Charity number 1004255) and is very conscious that it continues to build on its remit of ‘the holding of an annual Show to promote and encourage the development of agriculture, forestry, equestrianism and horticulture and encourage the improvement in the breeding of stock’.
The New Forest & Hampshire County Show helps raise funds to support the New Forest Agricultural Show Society and other local and national charitable organisations. The New Forest Agricultural Show Society is a private company limited by guarantee.
You can access their website and find out more information here https://www.newforestshow.co.uk
Each day at the show is different and here is a link to the timetable of events for each day. https://www.newforestshow.co.uk/timetables/
There are many different place to eat and drink at the show https://www.newforestshow.co.uk/eat-drink/
You could stay with us in one of our properties in the New Forest or Christchurch and visit the New Forest Show. https://www.shortstayhomes.co.uk/