Wensleydale Agricultural Show
The date for next year’s show is Saturday 29th August 2020
In 2019, the main arena entertainment featured:
“Broke FMX” freestyle Motocross
The art of freestyle Motocross is ever becoming a crowd favourite at events all over the world. With years of experience, Broke FMX stunt display team are dedicated to electrifying crowds of all ages. The formula is simple. Broke FMX and Freestyle Motocross offers unrivalled entertainment with athletes jumping 35 feet in the air pulling acrobatic stunts over gaps approaching 100 feet. Broke FMX features some of the top UK freestyle motocross riders, always eager to show off their tricks and skills – including a backflip – if conditions are right. The team is fronted by John Pearson who also provides his own on board commentary whilst performing tricks 35 feet in the air. After each of the two displays – the public are invited to the Broke FMX team stand – where they can meet the riders and have photos taken.
Gun Dog Scurry
The Three Ridings Labrador Club are proud to be invited to run two gun dog scurries at the 2019 show. Open to any breed of dog and any shape or age of handler! Dogs will be required to retrieve dummies and will be timed, the fastest dog winning. Re-entry will be allowed.
The club will also have members available to discuss the Labrador breed, we are involved in formal shows, gun dog training, working tests and field trials. Most of all we want to see young people having a go in the scurry with one of our own dogs. Free of charge and the chance for one of the best photos to take home from a great day out.
The Wensleydale Agricultural Show Includes
- Heavy Horses
- Carriage Driving
- Vintage Tractors
- Vintage Cars
- Vintage Steam Machines
- Flower & Vegetable show
- Walking Stick competitions
- Sheep Dog Trials
- Dry Stone Walling demonstration
- Leyburn Band
- Gun Dog Scurry
- Terrier Racing
- Childrens Fun Fair
- Bouncy Castle
- Face Painting
- over 200 Trade stands
About The Wensleydale Agricultural Show
Wensleydale Agricultural Show is a traditional dales show, located close to Leyburn, North Yorkshire in the heart of Wensleydale.
Wensleydale Show features an extensive range of competitive events for livestock such as sheep, cattle, horses and poultry. There will be over 60 classes in poultry alone, ranging from large fowls to true bantams and an egg section.
There are also horticultural and handicraft classes.
Dry Stone Walling Demonstration and Wensleydale Sheep competitions reflect local aspects.
Lots to See & Do
Ring displays continue throughout the day, many trade stands offer a wide range of products & produce and Leyburn band plays. Dogs on leads are welcome except in the marquees.