Membership l New Forest and Hampshire County Show

Become a member of the Society and make your experience at the New Forest Show extra special by enjoying all of the benefits that membership entails.

Join us on 24th, 25th and 26th July at New Park, Brockenhurst. Find out more information about the benefits entailed below!

To become a member or renew your membership for 2018 please call the Show Office on 01590 622400.

2018 Membership Information

To become a member or renew your membership for 2018 please call the Show Office on 01590 622400.

Becoming a member of the New Forest Agricultural Show Society provides many additional benefits and privileges during your time at the Show. Members also help to support the Society’s objectives to promote and encourage agriculture, forestry, equestrianism and horticulture. In addition, membership fees also help to fund the Society’s charitable and educational activities.

Member’s of the Society can enjoy the following privileges:

-Entry to the annual New Forest and Hampshire County Show on Tuesday 24th , Wednesday 25th and Thursday 26th July 2018
-Forward car parking in the Member’s Car Park
-Dedicated entrance to the Showground
-Admission to our fabulous Member’s Enclosure & Member’s Lawn including use of the Rhinefield Restaurant, Snaffle Bar, Tea Room , Gin Bar & Sparkling Wine Bar.
-Free unreserved seating in the Member’s Grandstands which look out over both Main Rings
-Reduced entry fees for equine and livestock classes
-A copy of the Society’s Annual Report
-An invitation to attend and vote at the Society’s AGM and Show Dinner
-An invitation to attend the President’s Dinner
-Receive a copy of the Show’s monthly e-newsletter containing the latest updates of Society news and activities.

Membership Type Price

after 31st October 2017

Member: One Member Badge, one Guest Badge and one Forward Parking Pass. Valid for all three Show days. £129
Fellow: One Fellow Badge, two Guest Badges and one Forward Parking Pass. Valid for all three Show days. £194
Family: One Member Badge, One Guest Badge, two Junior Badges and One Forward Parking Pass. Valid for all three Show days. £152
Junior: One Junior Badge valid for all three Show days (valid for children aged between 5 and 16 years on the first day of the annual Show). £23
Life Membership: One Life Member Badge, one Guest Badge and one Forward Parking Pass. Valid for all three Show days each year for the life of the Member (eligible to those who are 16 years or over on the first day of the annual Show – non transferable). £2,150
Corporate Membership: Ten any one day membership badges and five Forward Car Parking Passes. Valid for one Show day only. £450

Rhinefield Restaurant 
We are delighted to see the return of Food 4 You as our Member’s caterer this year. Why not add to the enjoyment of your day by booking a three-course buffet style lunch within the Rhinefield Restaurant, the cost will be £27.50 for adults and £12.00 for under 12’s. As always, there will be two sittings, one at 11.45am and the other at 1.45pm.

Tables can be booked online at Please click on the link at the top of the page for New Forest Lunch Bookings and follow the instructions to complete your booking.

It will be possible to book lunch in the Rhinefield Restaurant from the end of May.

Subject to availability, tables can also be booked on Show days at the Rhinefield Restaurant from 10am.

Guest Badges

Additional one day guest badges for adults (£43) and juniors (£15) (maximum of three per member) can be purchased by contacting the Show Office on 01590 622400.

Membership makes a lovely gift for a friend or family member. If you would like to purchase membership as a gift,  please contact Sophie, Membership Secretary for more information,

Membership really does enrich your visit and enjoyment of the Show and also enables you to become a part of an important Hampshire organisation.

Your Show entry badges, car parking pass and Show information will be sent out at the beginning of July 2018.

Other payment options are as follows:

Direct Debit – ­ to avoid having to renew your membership each year, why not set up a direct debit? Your subscription will be renewed automatically each year in October. Please contact the Show Office for more information on 01590 622400.

Debit or Credit Card – please telephone the Show Office on 01590 622400 where one of our staff members will be delighted to help.

For further information, or if you have any questions or queries please contact Sophie Rudderham, Membership Secretary. Email: or telephone: 01590 622400.

Some important information:

The Society’s Memorandum and Articles of Association may be viewed at The Show Office, New Park, Brockenhurst by prior appointment and subject to a minimum of two week’s notice.

“Membership represents being a member of The New Forest Agricultural Show Society Ltd whose Registered Charity Number is 1004255 and admittance to the Show is one of the benefits. In the event of cancellation of the Show on any day or any other eventualities refund of membership subscriptions will not be made’.

We are always keen to receive constructive feedback from our Members and potential new Members so please do not hesitate to contact us with any suggestions of improvements, ideas for new features or entertainment or anything you think would enrich the Show or Society.