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Country Fair

The country inspired fair, with heavy horses and live sheep show amongst many other activities. Not only this but it has it's very own arena full of country inspired entertainment!


What’s happening at the Country Fair?

Bringing the heritage of the British countryside to the South Glos Show Showground. This year sees the return of the Country inspired fair, with the Wye Valley Axe Men and live sheep show amongst many other activities there is lots of excitement in store for the 2018 Show. Scroll down for more information on this year’s entertainment.

The City Motors volvo Country Arena

Saturday Sunday
10:40 – 11:00 Heavy Horse Display 10:40 – 11:00 Heavy Horse Display
11:40 – 12:10 The Dog & Duck Show 11:40 – 12:10 Wye Valley Axemen
12:20 – 12:50 Wye Valley Axemen 12:20 – 12:50 The Dog & Duck Show
12:50 – 13:10 Mascot Race 12:50 – 13:10 Mascot Race
13:30 – 14:00 The Dog & Duck Show 13:30 – 14:00 The Dog & Duck Show
14:10 – 14:40 Wye Valley Axemen 14:10 – 14:40 Wye Valley Axemen
15:15 – 16:15 Friends of SG Strays Dog Show 15:15 – 16:15 Friends of SG Strays Dog Show

The 2018 Country Arena Sponsored by

The JD Pipes Sheep Show

Saturday Sunday
11:00 – 11:30 The Sheep Show 11:00 – 11:30 The Sheep Show
12:45 – 13:15 The Sheep Show 12:45 – 13:15 The Sheep Show
14:45 – 15:15 The Sheep Show 14:45 – 15:15 The Sheep Show

The Sheep Show sponsored by 

Wye Valley Axe Men

The 2018 Country Arena welcomes new guests, the Wye Valley Axe Men. Since forming in 2007, the Wye Valley Axe Men have been giving crowd pleasing displays across mid Wales and the boarders. They’ll be joining us this August to provide SGS guests with a skilled display filled with razor sharp axes and saws, bringing to life the lumberjack techniques of the past.

The JD Pipes Sheep Show

This fun and educational addition to our Country Fair, allows our visitors to get a closer look at one of our favourite farm animals. The presenters of our Sheep Show sponsored by JD Pipes will educate and entertain with their baa-eautiful herd of sheep. From how they sheer the sheep to how they look after them on a daily basis, they will be answering everything you needed to know!

Friends of South Glos Strays Dog Show

Getting all of our visitors four legged friends involved, this dog show is one not to be missed. Sign up on the day at the South Glos Strays stand and maybe you’ll walk away with a trophy! Categories included are; ‘Prettiest Girl at the Show’, ‘Handsomest boy at the Show’ and ‘Best rescue dog at the Show’



A very popular attraction every year at the South Glos Show, this year our Farrier entertained our visitors within the Country Fair. With displays of their incredible skill of creating the beautifully classic horse show.

Heavy Horses

Whether you’re a horse or general animal lover, this is a great addition to the South Glos Show. The Heavy Horses, who are one of the tallest breed of horse, will be on site for all to appreciate their beauty.


A very short walk from the Showground is our Shooting area. Trained instructors from Shooting School UK will be on hand to guide and advise if you wish to enter our shooting competition. Visitors are welcome to take part in our ‘have a go’ section, available for all abilities.