Whats On - Attractions & Activities l New Forest Show

There will be lots of hands-on attractions and activities across the showground announced for the 2019 Show.

In the meantime, you can take a look at the attractions at the 2018 Show…..

Top Attractions

View the Top Ten must see Attractions at this years New Forest and Hampshire County Show. Highlights include our main ring attraction, Atkinson Stunt Display, the popular Fun Kitchen and new attractions at the Show.

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Local Produce Market

The Local Food and Farming area has changed its name this year to 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, a chance to meet them and find out how it is all made.

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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.

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New Forest Trust - Fine Crafted Wood Exhibition

The New Forest Trust wants to show the world what is being achieved by Professionals, non-Professionals and those learning to make furniture from wood.

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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: circus workshops, Sing Now Choir and Nasira Belly Dancers.

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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

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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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Food Discovery

Food discovery is the brand new addition to the Discovery Zone! Identify vegetables, learn how they grow and have a go at harvesting them too!

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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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Police Dog Display

Don’t miss this unique opportunity to watch British Police dogs in action. Watch the amazing relationship they have with their partners as they demonstrate the skills and tactics used to catch criminals!

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Polo Displays

A new attraction in the North Ring this year is a daily display from New Forest Polo Club. Watch the polo horses in action, learn about the equipment used and the rules of the game!