Country Calendar

Take a look to see what countryside events are going on in your region. We've listed everything from game fairs and horse races to farming shows and national sporting events...many of which would make an excellent muddy date!

If you know of any annual rural events that we haven't listed, drop us an email at customercare@muddymatches.co.uk and let us know. We can't promise to add all suggestions but we will always consider them.

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Upcoming Events

BBC Good Food Show Scotland

11 Jun 15 - 11 Aug 15

SECC, Glasgow

Longines Royal International Horse Show

28 Jul 15 - 02 Aug 15

Hickstead, West Sussex

Welsh National Sheep Dogs Trials

30 Jul 15 - 01 Aug 15

New House Farm, Llantilio, Pertholey, Abergavenny

CLA Game Fair

31 Jul 15 - 02 Aug 15

Harewood House, Leeds, Yorkshire

Perth Annual Show

31 Jul 15 - 01 Aug 15

South Inch, Edinburgh Road, Perth PH2 8NU

Billing Land Rover Fest

01 Aug 15 - 02 Aug 15

Billing Aquadrome, Northants (NN3 9DA)

Brecon County Show

01 Aug 15

The Showground, Watton Villa Fields, Brecon, Powys.

Garstang & District Agricultural & Horticultural Society

01 Aug 15

Garstang Show, The Showfield, Off Green Lane East, Garstang, Preston, PR3 1JS

Emley Show

01 Aug 15

Factory Farm, Emley Moor, West Yorkshire, HD8 9QY

Tenbury Show

01 Aug 15

Tenbury Wells, Worcestershire, WR15 8AR

Blakesley Show

01 Aug 15

Hootens Farm, Blakesley, Towcester, Northants, NN12 8RT

Norfolk Smallholders Annual Show

02 Aug 15

National Trust Sheringham Park

Herefordshire Country Fair

02 Aug 15

Purlbrook Farm, Shucknall, Herefore, Herefordshire, HR1 3SJ

Turriff Show

02 Aug 15 - 03 Aug 15

Turriff, Aberdeenshire

Claremorris Agricultural Show

02 Aug 15

Claremorris, Co. Mayo

Sykehouse Show

02 Aug 15

Poplars Farm, Broad Ln, Sykehouse, Goole, Yorkshire

Wigtown Agricultural Show

05 Aug 15

Bladnoch Park, Wigtown DG8 9AB

North Devon Agricultural Show

05 Aug 15

Umberleigh Barton Farm on the A377 at Umberleigh

Bakewell Show

05 Aug 15 - 06 Aug 15

Bakewell Showground, Derbyshire, DE45 1AQ

Dublin Horse Show

05 Aug 15 - 09 Aug 15

RDS, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4

Cartmel Show

05 Aug 15

Cartmel Park Racecourse, Cartmel, Cumbria

Burwarton Show

06 Aug 15

Cleobury North, Bridgnorth, Shropshire

Black Isle Show

06 Aug 15

Mannsfield Showground, Muir of Ord, Ross-Shire IV6 7RS

Burwarton Show

06 Aug 15

Burwarton Showground, Cleobury, North (B4364), Shropshire

English National Sheep Dog Trials

06 Aug 15 - 08 Aug 15

Sutton Hall, Macclesfield, Cheshire SK11 7TX.

Honiton Agricultural Show

06 Aug 15

Honiton Showground, Honiton, Devon

Edinburgh Military Tattoo

07 Aug 15 - 29 Aug 15

Edinburgh, Scotland

Highland Field Sports Fair

07 Aug 15 - 08 Aug 15

Moy Estate, Nr. Inverness

Edinburgh International Festival

07 Aug 15 - 31 Aug 15

Edinburgh, Scotland

Royal Manx Agricultural Show

07 Aug 15 - 08 Aug 15

Knockaloe Farm, Patrick, Isle of Man

Sedgefield Show

08 Aug 15

Robert Brown Showfield, West Park, Sedgefield, County Durham

Chertsey Show

08 Aug 15 - 08 Sep 15

Show Ground, Mead Lane, Chertsey, Surrey

World Alternative Games

08 Aug 15 - 25 Aug 15

Llanwrtyd Wells, Mid Wales

Cowes Week

08 Aug 15 - 15 Aug 15

Cowes, Isle of Wight

Chepstow Agricultural Show

08 Aug 15

Broadwell Farm, Hayesgate Lane, Crick, Gwent

Mid Argyll Show

08 Aug 15

The Showfield, Kilmory, North Ayrshire

Fillongley Agricultural Show

09 Aug 15

Stonehouse Farm, Corley, Coventry, Warwickshire

Ripley Agricultural Show

09 Aug 15

Ripley Castle Park, Harrogate, N Yorks HG3 3EA

Trawden Show

09 Aug 15

Trawden Recreation Ground, Trawden, Nr. Colne Lancashire

Lunesdale Show

11 Aug 15

Underley Park, Kirkby Lonsdale

Equifest

12 Aug 15 - 16 Aug 15

East of England Showground, Peterborough

Vale of Glamorgan Agricultural Show

12 Aug 15

Fonmon Castle Grounds, Wale of Glamorgan

Nevern Agricultural and Horticultural Show

12 Aug 15

Parc Yr Ynys, Ffynonddofn, Newport

Equifest

12 Aug 15 - 16 Aug 15

East of England Showground, Peterborough

Okehampton Show

13 Aug 15

Stoney Park Showground, Okehampton, Devon

Irish National Sheep Dog Trials

13 Aug 15 - 15 Aug 15

Shrewsbury Flower Show

14 Aug 15 - 15 Aug 15

Quarry Park, Shrewsbury, Shropshire

Lowther Game & Country Fair

15 Aug 15 - 16 Aug 15

Lowther Estate, Lowther, Penrith, Cumbria

Ashbourne Show

15 Aug 15

Polo Ground, Osmaston, Ashbourne, Derbyshire

Knebworth Country Show

15 Aug 15 - 16 Aug 15

Knebworth House, Knebworth, Hertfordshire, SG3 6PY

Cheshire Game and Angling Fair

16 Aug 15

Peover Park, Knutsford, Cheshire, WA16 9HW

Mid Somerset Show

16 Aug 15

The Mid-Somerset Show Field, Shepton Mallet, Somerset

Cornwood Show

16 Aug 15

Cadleigh Farm, Ivybridge, Devon

Lakeland Country Fair

16 Aug 15

Torver, near Coniston, Cumbria on A593/A5084

Pembrokeshire County Show

18 Aug 15 - 20 Aug 15

County Showground, Withybush, Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire

Gillingham & Shaftesbury Show

19 Aug 15

Gillingham & Shaftesbury Agricultural Show, Turnpike Showground, Motcombe, Dorset, SP7 9PL

Denbigshire & Flintshire Agricultural Show

20 Aug 15

The Green, Denbigh, LL16 4UB

Birdfair 2015

21 Aug 15 - 23 Aug 15

Rutland Water Nature Reserve, Egleton, Rutland, LE15 8BT

Galloway Country Fair

22 Aug 15 - 23 Aug 15

Drumlanrig Castle and Country Estate , Thornhill , Dumfriesshire

Chipping Show

22 Aug 15

Longridge Road, Chipping, Lancashire

Claregalway Agricultural Show

23 Aug 15

Duffy's Claregalway Equestrian Centre

Egton Horse & Agricultural Show

26 Aug 15

Egton Cross, Egton, Whitby, Yorkshire

Monmouthshire Show

27 Aug 15

Redbrook Road, Monmouth

Melplash Agricultural Show

27 Aug 15

West Bay Road, Bridport, Dorset

Cheshire Game & Country Fair

29 Aug 15 - 31 Aug 15

Cheshire County Showground, Tabley, Nr Knutsford, WA16 0HJ

Wensleydale Show

29 Aug 15

Leyburn, North Yorkshire, DL8 5JF

Irish Game and Country Fair

29 Aug 15 - 30 Aug 15

Birr Castle, Co. Offaly

Fenland Country Fair

29 Aug 15 - 31 Aug 15

Stow-cum-Quy Park, Stow-cum Quy, Cambridge

Scarriff Agricultural Show

29 Aug 15

Scariff Showgrounds, Co Clare

Edenbridge & Oxted Agricultural Show

30 Aug 15 - 31 Aug 15

Ardenrun Showground, Tandridge Lane, Lingfield, Surrey RH7 6LL

Dumfries Agricultural Show

31 Aug 15 - 01 Aug 15

The Show Field, Park Farm, Dumfries, Dumfries & Galloway

Glendale Show

31 Aug 15

The Showfield, North Middleton, Wooler, Northumberland

Hope Show

31 Aug 15

The Showground, Marsh Farm, Castleton Road, Hope, Derbyshire

Aylsham Agricultural Show

31 Aug 15

Blickling Park, Blickling, Norfolk

The Northamptonshire Food Show

05 Sep 15 - 06 May 15

Holdenby House, Northampton, NN6 8DJ

Past Events

BBC Good Food Show Scotland

11 Jun 15 - 11 Aug 15

SECC, Glasgow

Longines Royal International Horse Show

28 Jul 15 - 02 Aug 15

Hickstead, West Sussex

Welsh National Sheep Dogs Trials

30 Jul 15 - 01 Aug 15

New House Farm, Llantilio, Pertholey, Abergavenny

CLA Game Fair

31 Jul 15 - 02 Aug 15

Harewood House, Leeds, Yorkshire

Perth Annual Show

31 Jul 15 - 01 Aug 15

South Inch, Edinburgh Road, Perth PH2 8NU

The Northamptonshire Food Show

05 Sep 15 - 06 May 15

Holdenby House, Northampton, NN6 8DJ

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