THE NEW FOREST Hampshire County Show

The New Forest Hampshire County Show takes place in Brockenhust, offering 30 acres of showground to explore. 2017 marks the 97th show which takes place annually at the end of July (25th, 26th and 27th), and is now rated among the top ten agricultural shows in the country – And we’ll be there!

So, what’s on?

From start to finish it’s non-stop, with shopping stalls from classic country brands including Joules to live animal displays of cattle milking and sheep shearing. Not forgetting the local food produce, where we’ll be showcasing our tasty menus and venue with a few foodie treats for you to sample – So be sure to pop by, say hi and grab a little bite to eat!

The top attractions for the show include Jamie Squib a talented freestyle motocross display, baking competitions, fun kitchen workshops plus show jumping, dressage and polo.

Head over to ‘The Flower Show’ to witness one of the most stunning must-see areas. Boasting beautifully landscaped gardens, sweet pea classes and flower arranging competitions as well as the Southern Vegetable Champions and displays of plants and flowers from trade nurseries. Plus, an exciting new section for 2017, a garden tearoom, the perfect place to stop for some refreshments and admire the variety of displays and exhibits.

If shopping is your thing then head straight to the shopping pavilions. Both the Eastern and Western pavilions are full to the brim with all sorts of delights from clothing to homewares, jewellery to arts and crafts as well as photography and handbags. Have a look and see what takes your fancy!

Foodies will be in heaven when they visit the local produce area where they will find live cooking demonstrations from top local chefs including our executive chef, James Forman, lots of fresh local produce to taste and the opportunity to meet the producers from across Hampshire – This is where we’ll be located, with a warm welcome and plenty of scrumptious treats for you to sample.

Want to see our talented executive chef, James Forman in action? Here are the dates and times he’ll be demonstrating:

Tuesday 25th – 11:30am

Wednesday 26th – 1:30pm

Thursday 27th – 12:30pm

We’ll be at our stand from start to finish for the whole 3 days – See you then!

Not so local? Continue your New Forest experience and choose to stay with us after your busy day out. Retreat back to one of our beautiful boutique rooms with luxury, royally approved Hypnos beds for a peaceful night’s sleep – Aaah, time to relax!