South of England Showground

The South of England Agricultural Society have announced all their dates for 2020 at the Ardingly Showground and here they are:-


Spring Live!
Saturday 2nd & Sunday 3rd May 2020 9am – 5pm South of England Showground, Ardingly, West Sussex  

Celebrate the great British outdoors with the arrival of spring at the iconic South of England Showground. Spring Live! features live and interactive entertainment, inspirational gardening demonstrations, over 200 shopping stalls, and a food hall jam-packed with mouth-watering artisan treats from local producers.
  Younger visitors can enjoy animal meet and greets, take part in wand-making workshops, let loose at the funfair and much more. There’s something for the whole family to enjoy, with live music on stage plus traditional countryside activities such as maypole dancing and axe throwing.
Tickets are available from seas.org.uk and cost £11.70 for adults, £9.90 for senior citizens/students (inclusive of 10% online discount until 01.05.20) – under 16s go free.  
South of England Show 2020
Thursday 11th, Friday 12th & Saturday 13th June 2020 9am – 6.30pm
South of England Showground, Ardingly, West Sussex
  Offering every generation the chance to re-connect with the countryside and have a great day out, the South of England Show features a non-stop programme of agricultural and equestrian competitions and displays, live entertainment, rural crafts, and an abundance of food, drink and shopping opportunities.
  Children can meet hundreds of animals, take part in the ‘roarsome’ Dinosaur trail and meet a T-Rex, experience life as a Saxon or Viking, try their hand at pond dipping, and so much more. The 2020 show will also feature amazing stunt displays from the Atkinson Action Horses as well as international level showjumping, heavy horse displays, livestock parades and lots more – a show set to wow visitors of all ages!  
Tickets are available from seas.org.uk and cost £19.80 for adults, £18 for senior citizens/students (inclusive of 10% online discount until 10.06.20) – under 16s go free.  
Autumn Show & Game Fair 2020
Saturday 3rd & Sunday 4th October 2020
9am – 5pm
South of England Showground, Ardingly, West Sussex   A perfect autumnal day out for all ages (and canine companions), the Autumn Show & Game Fair features a plethora of ‘have a go’ countryside sports, displays and activities, and mouth-watering food and drink stalls – all designed to celebrate the joys of agriculture, countryside pursuits and 2020’s harvest.
Visitors can try their hand at clay pigeon shooting, fly fishing, air rifle shooting, archery, axe throwing and more, while gardening enthusiasts can admire the horticultural displays and take part in the gardener’s Q&A sessions.  
Everyone will be wowed by Jonathan Marshall’s equine and falconry displays, and children will love the popular pumpkin trail, farm animals, traditional funfair, pony rides, kite flying and mini steam train.
  Tickets are available from seas.org.uk and cost £11.70 for adults, £9.90 for senior citizens/students (inclusive of 10% online discount until 02.10.20) – under 16s go free.  
Winter Fair 2020  
Saturday 21st & Sunday 22nd November 2020
9am – 5pm on 21st and 9am – 4pm on 22nd
South of England Showground, Ardingly, West Sussex
  At the Winter Fair, visitors can shop till they drop with a plethora of artisan produce and gifts as well as food and drink on offer from local and independent traders.

Tickets are available from seas.org.uk and cost £6.75 for adults, £5.85 for senior citizens/students (inclusive of 10% online discount until 20.11.20) – under 16s go free.  
 
Something for every season, and plenty of time to plan an outing.