The South of England Show returns to the South of England Showground, Ardingly, on Friday 9, Saturday 10 and Sunday 11 June. This year sees another full programme of livestock competition, with 330 classes now open for entry at 

The show will also feature a full programme of equine showing and show jumping classes. The closing date for entries for livestock and equine is 21 April, with show jumping entries closing on 27 May.

With a non-stop programme of agricultural and equestrian displays, country pursuits, live entertainment, rural crafts and a variety of food, drink and shopping opportunities, the South of England Show offers people of all ages the opportunity to connect with the countryside and enjoy a great day out.

Among the other highlights of the 2023 show will be the Bold Dog Lings motocross stunt displays, heavy horses, cookery workshops, scurry driving, the ever-popular Shetland Grand National, a garden design competition and a new vintage agricultural machinery ring with demonstrations and displays. 

Visitors will also be able to experience forestry, fly casting and many more rural industries and crafts at a a show that’s sure to impress.

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