18th - 20th May 2017
The Devon County Show is one of the South West’s most iconic and enduring annual events. It’s a giant celebration of farming, food and country life, showcasing award-winning livestock, the finest food and drink and rural living at its most vibrant.
Livestock & poultry: Devon’s largest temporary cattle shed houses hundreds of beef and dairy cattle. In addition, there are sheep, pigs, goats, alpacas and our feathered friends.
Food and drink: the Show offers the very best produce from the length and breadth of Devon and further afield. There will be live cooking experiences, an opportunity to have taste buds tickled at every step and hundreds of products on sale.
Entertainment: there will be a dazzling array of entertainment in six rings and arenas around the showground.
Flowers & crafts: floral art, horticultural trade stands, Devon crafts and handicrafts will create a riot of colour, scent and interest.
Shopping: Shop ‘til you drop! There will be a chance to purchase a huge range of goods at the Show’s three miles of trade stands, many of them not found on the High Street; from food to fashion, crafts to cars, homewares to health and wellbeing, and not forgetting a huge range of agricultural products and machinery.
Horses: a full programme of events will span a great variety of equine competitions from Pony Club games, thrilling scurry driving and the show-jumping classes are sure to attract some of the UK’s top riders.
Countryside area: with its own lake, this area will feature trade stands, demonstrations and events reflecting a wide range of country sports, activities and rural skills.
Especially for children: there will be various activities especially for youngsters and families at the Children's Farm supported by Farm Wise Devon.
- Food & drink
- Family entertainment
- Country Life
- Bees & Honey
- Children's Farm
- Sheep shearing