Winchcombe Country Show



Winchcombe Country Show

For the latest information about this years and next years show check out the Autumn Newsletter

Autumn 2016 Newsletter

 Warners Budgens

DogandDuckOur main ring attraction this year, is the ‘Dog & Duck Show’. Stuart Barnes has travelled to over 100 countries working with wildlife, and his passion for the canine species has enabled him to gain an incredible understanding of everything about dogs. Stuart and his team use trained and untrained sheep dogs to herd ducks, amusing and educating the audience about common dog behaviour issues and about how these can be resolved.

The Dog & Duck show has kindly been sponsored by our new local Warner’s Budgens store located in Winchcombe.

Show entries close at 12 noon Saturday 27th August.

Organisers of the 67th Winchcombe Country Show are promising another bumper show this year.  The event takes place on Bank Holiday Monday 29 August at Winchcombe Senior School Playing Fields and brings you the best in country show fun.

The annual procession through the pretty Cotswold village will have an Olympic Rio theme this year.  The procession which starts at 11.30am from the Abbey Field Centre in Back Lane will feature vintage tractors, fancy dress contestants and the Happenstance Border Morris dancers.  The procession will arrive at the show site for 12.00 noon.

A key element of the event will be the traditional flower show with many classes featuring creative floral displays, arts, crafts, photography, wine, cookery and preserves.  There are lots of prizes and over 50 trophies up for grabs!
The show is a community event and a quintessentially summer occasion for all families to enjoy.  It will be jam packed with activities to keep you entertained all day - such as Indian Runner Duck Herding, Olympic It’s a Knockout, the Happenstance Morris Dancers, go-karting, a traditional Punch and Judy show, street entertainment, face painting and much, much more.  Enschalla led by Callum Lewis and an acoustic set with Callum and Grace Fox-Underhill will be providing the musical backdrop for the day.

There will be many dog friendly games including terrier racing, dog scurry and have a go agility.  Please bring your dogs along so that they can enjoy the day as well.  The show will also feature a number of arts and crafts stalls alongside many trade and horticultural stalls so plenty of shopping opportunities!  There will many refreshment stands to keep you energised all day including a tea tent serving delicious homemade cakes and a licensed bar.

Gate Prices

Adult No Concessions £4
Child Under 16 £2
Family 2 Adults & up to 3 Children £10

Helpers Welcome

Would you like to help on the show day? Helping pour cups of tea for an hour, helping direct traffic, helping run a golf competition?  If so, please call Sarah Day 01242 602395 or email  Every volunteer will be entitled to free entry to the show ground and a complimentary drink at the Bar.