Dalston Agricultural Show

  • As usual our Main Ring will be buzzing from early morning, with the stock judging until lunch time followed by Cumberland and Westmorland Wrestling, which this year includes the season’s 10 1/2 stone championship.
  • The afternoon will see the many entries in the Pet Show and fancy dress and displays by the Dakota Gun Dogs, 3Sixty Bicycle Stunt Team, Vintage Vehicles and concluding with the ever popular Terrier Racing and Tug of War.
  • Our Grand Parade is a sight to behold with all classes of livestock represented, culminating in the presentation of trophies and the announcement of ‘Champion of Champions’.
  • There will also be Entertainment throughout the Show Field supplied by Jesters Circus, Punch and Judy, Border Brass Band and Falconry Life. For 2016 we welcome ‘The Gossips’ who will make everyone laugh and a new sound from ‘The Cockermouth Ukuleles’
  • The Industrial and Craft marquees are some of the best in the County with over 2,000 entries for our visitors to admire and sample. See the amazing amount of work undertaken by the local community whether by way of embroidery, photography, baking and horticulture..
  • With over 80 trade stands and lots more to see and do, the 2016 Dalston Show promises to be a great day out for one and all !