What's On - Attractions & Activities l New Forest Show

The New Forest and Hampshire County Show has been creating a memories for 100 years.

With so much to see and do across the showground, here are just some of the attractions and activities you can expect to find at the Show.

Local Produce Market

This section at the Show is jam-packed full of members from New Forest Marque, Hampshire Fare and Hampshire Farmers Markets all showcasing their fantastic local produce. Pop along to to taste their delicious food and drink and find out how it is all made.

At The Kitchen sponsored by Chewton Glen you will find a busy timetable of live cooking demonstrations from top local chefs!

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With more than 600 trade stands selling a wide selection of products, you’ll be spoilt for choice at the Show. We are pleased to be welcoming back popular stands as well some new exhibitors too.

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Main Ring Attractions

Take a look at the exciting schedule of Main Ring Attractions who will be entertaining the crowds at the Show this year in the Pennyfarthing Homes West Ring and Rathbones East Ring,

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Explore the Showground

Step inside the showground using Google Street view. If you haven’t visited the Show before, this is a great way of getting a feel of what to expect when you visit the Show. If you’ve visited the Show before why not revisit your favorite areas of the showground!

Family Fun Area

Enjoy all day entertainment for all the family in the wonderful area of the showground dedicated to children. Watch a fun packed programme of entertainment including:

New Milton School of Dance, Synchronize Hip Hop School and Sing Now Choir to name a few.

The Family Fun Area is sponsored by Happy Hot Tubs

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Adams Axemen

The Adams Axemen remain today the best known lumberjack display team in the country, regularly performing at over 50 shows a year including the New Forest Show.

The Axemen are sponsored by Christchurch Garden Machinery

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Forestry Demonstrations

Watch a live forestry demonstration and learn about the processes involved in turning trees into timber in the Old Time Farming Section.

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Bee Keeping Demonstrations

Take advantage of the opportunity to watch bee keeping demonstrations live at the Show! Watch bee keepers in action behind the safety of a screen and find out how you can go about keeping bees for yourself!

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The Sheep Show

The world famous sheep show is back once again and is always popular with visitors. This funny yet educational display will be loved by the whole family!

Fly Casting

You’ll find lots of country pursuits in our Countryside Area. Not only will there be fly-casting demonstrations by professionals but visitors will have the opportunity to have ago for themselves.

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