Whats New in 2018! | New Forest Show

There are some exciting new changes and additions to the Show for 2018 which are listed below. We hope the new additions will help to make your time at the Show all the more enjoyable.

Frequently asked questions at the New Forest Show

New! Extended Opening Times

For 2018 we have extended our opening hours.

The showground will be open for all visitors and members between 8.00am and 6.30pm.

New! Local Business Village

Working in collaboration with the New Forest Business Partnership, the new Local Business Village will give local businesses from across Hampshire and Dorset the opportunity to showcase their products and services to visitors to the New Forest Show!

The Local Business Village will be located

New! Traditional Bakery Show

The new addition to the Local Produce Market will provide visitors with a fun education tourĀ  on the art of Flour Milling and making bakery products including a demonstration on Specialty Breads for the Dinner Table.


Visitors will be encouraged to put an apron on and join in with 3 practical involvement sessions each day.

New! Sports Zone

This new area of the showground located along Solent Avenue will be providing visitors with the opportunity to participate in practical sport workshops with local clubs and organisations including Saints Foundation, Hampshire Cricket and New Forest Marathon.

New and Improved! Countryside Area

The Countryside Area continues to be an extremely popular area of the showground. The area has had a makeover for 2018, creating even more opportunities for visitors to learn about and get involved with Country Pursuits.

New! Atkinson Stunt Display

Atkinson Action Horses have spent the past twenty years training horses and riders for Film & TV.

With recent credits from Poldark, Victoria, Peaky Blinders and The Living and the Dead, visitors to the New Forest Show will have the unique opportunity to watch their action packed performance each day.

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