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SHOW DAY INFORMATION

Directions - The Showground is approximately 2 miles south of Ashbourne, just off the A52, in the village of Osmaston. It is very important that you follow all direction signs.  Sat Nav -  use DE6 1LW  follow directions to the Showground from/via the A52 ONLY.

One Way Systems
On Show day, one way systems, approved by the Police and the  Local Authority are in operation in Osmaston Village. They are from the Church to the Showground and from there, over the lane towards Wyaston. There is NO ACCESS LOCALLY FROM WYASTON OR THE A516 SUDBURY TO ASHBOURNE ROAD.

Map Link
To avoid congestion please use the routes marked in Blue on the map from the link HERE from Uttoxeter, Leek/Buxton via Ashbourne, Belper and Derby.

Tickets – Tickets will be available from July 2016. They can be purchased at the gate on the day or ONLINE before the day at a £2 discount, please use the online ticket portal Here

They can also be purchased from, Leek, Ashbourne, Tourist Information Centres, National Farmers Union, Uttoxeter,  Betty’s Tea Room, Willington and Nigel Davies Solicitors, Waterside, Ashbourne.

Show Day Raffle - Get your tickets on Show Day see Sue at the Raffle Sales Kiosk on the corner next to the main ring. 40 plus fab prizes  £500 smackers to be won. A dinning out experience at Light House, Farm Shop Hampers. Wines and Spirits I can send you the list.

Gate Times - The Show ground is open to the public from 9.00 am. Trade stands must remain on Ground until 5.00 pm.

Parking - All parking is free. There is a forward area for disabled but space is limited.

Disabled - Disabled facilities are available. Please see menu for Disabled Visitor Information.

Free Bus   Sponsored and operated by Glovers Coaches. The bus runs throughout the day starting at 09.30 from Waterside Park. The last bus leaving the Show Ground at 5 p.m. Pick up points are Waterside Park, The Bus Station, at the top of Derby Hill and opposite Preston’s Garage, terminating at the Show Ground.

N.B.   Whilst we do our upmost to try and keep to time, but traffic can cause delays.

Dogs – Dogs are allowed on the showground, but must be kept on a short lead at all times and at no point are they allowed in any livestock areas or Showing rings. Dogs should NEVER be left in a car unattended but, if you have to, please ensure a window is left open and water is available.

Lost Children – Lost Children should be taken to the Secretary’s Tent.

First Aid – First aiders and paramedics will be at the points shown on the showground plan.

Baby Changing – There is a room designated for changing or feeding in the Pavilion.

Accommodation - There is a wide variety of  accommodation ranging from self catering cottages, through caravan sites, to country house hotels, throughout the Peak District and locally, these can be found online or through the local Tourist Information Centres at. Ashbourne 01335 343666   Buxton 01298 73153.   Leek 01538 483742

THINGS TO SEE AND DO ON SHOW DAY

Visit the displays from local branches of the WI, Ashbourne Vintage Tractor Club, Young Farmers and Ashbourne Camera Clubs, pop in at the Goat tent or enter the competitions in the Handicraft and Horticulture marquee.

  • Fun for the whole family
  • Come support your local county show
  • Free parking on show day
  • Food and refreshments throughout the day
  • Great entertainment in the Show Rings
  • Great shopping and show day offers

POPULAR QUESTIONS

  • What time does the show open and close ?

    The Show ground is open to the public from 9.00 am. Trade stands must remain on Ground until 5.00 pm.

  • Do you offer a FREE bus service on show day ?

    A free return bus service runs from Waterside Park, via The Bus Station and past Preston’s Garage, terminating at the Show Ground. Half hourly from 09.30 am with the last bus 5.00 pm.

  • Do you have parking nearby on show day, if yes, what does it cost to park ?

    We have extensive parking on show day around the show ground and all parking is FREE. There is a forward area for disabled visitors however space is limited.

  • Do you have accommodation locally for an overnight stay?

    There is a wide variety of local accommodation ranging from self catering cottages, through caravan sites, to country house hotels, through out the Peak District Information and locally, These can be found online or can be found through the local Tourist Information Centres as detailed below. Ashbourne - 01335 343666 Buxton - 01298 73153 Leek - 01538 483742.

  • Phone:
    01889 507497

  • Polo Ground, Osmaston
    Ashbourne, DE6 1LW

The Ashbourne Show

The Ashbourne Show makes a great family day out, with so much to see and do, Click Here for directions to the show.

Show Day Highlights
  • Showing Classes
  • Main Ring Entertainment
  • Trade Stands
  • Children’s Entertainment
  • Food Hall
  • Free Show Guide
Show News