Wednesday 25th July 2018
The Main Ring
The Main Ring see some 10 hrs of continuous attractions:-
- We have the wonderful display of Heavy Horses – approx. 100 entries – one of the largest displays in the UK.
- We also have the return of Bolddog Lings – Freestyle Motorcycle Stunt Display Show who are truly fantastic.
- The Vintage Cars and Tractors are hugely popular, both as a static display and also with their Main Ring appearance.
- The Cheshire Hounds & Beagles entertain the crowds with children invited to meet the hounds.
- The Pony Club Relay has all the excitement that these youngsters bring in trying to be crowned top Club.
- Dog Protection Services show how their dogs control and tackle every type of incident.
Trade Stands total over 450, comprising open stands of every type imaginable, the huge Creative Crafts Marquee, the fantastic Mornflake Food Hall, and of course the opportunity to sample cheeses from around the world in the International Cheese Awards Pavilion.
The Cattle Section
The Cattle Section sees a wonderful display of cattle of superb quality at Nantwich, and all housed in the fantastic Sugarich Marquee, whilst the Sheep in 2017 had 200 entered.
In the Poultry and Pigeon section, we see exhibits of every breed possible and the evening is concluded with the ever popular Dog Show.
At the bottom of the field, but certainly not out of the way you will find the ever popular Countryside pursuits which grows larger in numbers and popularity every year.
The Horticultural Section, the Floral Art and Honey Sections make a great display with a marquee full to bursting, whilst the Home Produce, Arts & Crafts again have wonderful display of entries – why not enter?
We also have the excitement of the fun fair and donkey rides too.
So there is something for the whole family.
Come along to Nantwich Show – Wednesday 25th July 2018.
The International Cheese Awards
July is all about the International Cheese Awards, which takes place on Tuesday 24th July – Trade only and Wednesday 25th July – Public Day.
Last year we set a new world record with 5,685 entries form 30 different countries and the eventual winner and 2017 ICA Supreme Champion and proud new holder of The National Westminster Cup was won by a sheep milk blue cheese from Papillon, Roquefort Revelation from France staged by Bradburys Cheese. The Reserve Supreme Champion and winner of The Paul Smith-Palmer Memorial Trophy was won by Arla Foods Tuxford and Tebbutt for their Whole Blue Stilton.
We’re all excited to find out who and what will come out on top this year.
Wednesday 25th July is Show Day, when we open our cheese marquee to the public and celebrate all that is great about British and International dairy. It’s quite a sight to behold – more than 80,000 square feet filled to bursting with stalls offering samples as well as cheeses to buy and take home. We also have a brilliant celebrity chef line-up in the demo kitchen, featuring James Martin. Tickets for James Martin can be pre-booked via the Nantwich Show website for just £5; for the other demonstration Chefs, just turn up – but make sure you get there early!
One ticket gets you entry to both the Cheese Awards and the Nantwich Show – amazing value for the world’s biggest cheese show and the largest one-day agricultural show in the UK. Better still, tickets are cheaper if you buy in advance. Order your tickets now from the Nantwich Show ticketing website.
A day not to be missed.