Keswick Agricultural Society
Registered Charity No. 519298
Annual Show August Bank Holiday
The Crossings Field, High Hill, Keswick, CA12-5NY
Bank Holiday Monday
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The show due to be held on 26th August, 2013
has been cancelled,
due to the state of the field, because of the rain over the last 2
Work is being carried out on the field including drainage,
but sadly it will not be finished in time to run this year's show.
The show in 2014 should,
hopefully, be on schedule.
Updates will be posted as available.
Enquiries to:- General Secretary
Mrs. J.E. Hildreth,
Gateway, The Craggs, Bothel,
Wigton, Cumbria, CA7-2JN
Tel. & Fax. 01697-323418
The Keswick Agricultural Show was founded in 1860 and is traditionally
August Bank Holiday Monday in a field on the Western edge of town
both commercial and charity stands.
The Show attracts large
numbers of competitors, exhibitors and spectators and is a
great day out
for all the family.
There is a wide range of animal exhibits for judging,
including classes for Herdwick and
Swaledale sheep, Cattle, Pony and Horse
showing and Show Jumping. There is a large Industrial marquee exhibiting produce,
home baking, flowers, honey also including a strong children's section of
three different age groups.
As well as Trade stands there is a well
supported Art & Craft marquee where there are
28 stalls including leather craft, paintings, photography, jewellery, Horn craft,
hand spun wool items etc.
The Keswick Show also incorporates the Cumbria Championship Sheepdog
Cumberland and Westmorland Wrestling, Poultry classes and a
by The West Cumbria
Vintage Machinery Club.
There are also classes for showing working Sheep dogs, Terriers, Foxhounds
and children's pets.
Side stalls and refreshments. Licensed Beer tent and catering.
The show incorporates the Cumbria championship sheepdog
Open from 8.30 A.M,
Senior Citizens £4.00
Children11 to 16 yrs £2.00
Under 5s- FREE
Show field cars Parking £3.00
Trade stand Space -
if you are
interested in having a trade stand at the show,
please contact the secretary.
Our Motto is
Keswick Agricultural Society would like to thank all
Exhibitors, Competitors, Subscribers, Trade, Art & Craft Stands and land
owners for their