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Gates open 10am on both days with Main Arena events starting from 11am

Between Uffington & Fawler
Nr Faringdon
OX12 9QJ

20 acres of showground and 50 acres of parking

2017 Main Attractions

 

So much more for 2017!!

 

Whilst the Main Arena is our focal point, across the 20 acre Showground we have a very wide range of attractions appealing to all age groups. These are broadly grouped together under a number of Zones as follows….

 

ANIMAL & RURAL SKILLS ZONE  

 

FUN DOG SHOW

Organised by the Animal Welfare Trust, Newbury Branch.

Please bring your dog along and enter – all dogs are welcome! Runs on both days. See stand on the day for class entries.

 

MEET AND GREET FARM ANIMALS

Farms 4 Ewe bring along our favourite farm animals, large and small for all to meet. Learn about how they are reared, what they eat, and the role they play in the countryside.

 

MILLETS FARM FALCONRY

Oxfordshire’s largest collection of birds of prey, on “tour” at the White Horse Show. See these beautiful birds close up and talk to one of the most knowledgeable falconers in the country.

There might even be some ferrets stretching their legs in a race or two!

 

Lots more as well…

including handling lizards and snakes; petting donkeys visiting from the sanctuary nr Wallingford; a wide range of poultry (chickens and ducks), bee-keepers and weavers…

 

RETRO ZONE

 

Rows of vintage motorbikes (Sunday) classic cars (Monday and historic tractors (both days) including a parade by each in the Main Arena.

Static and Steam  engines, collections, blacksmith demonstrations, Kennesaw Confederates (American Civil War)…

Lumberjack demonstrations and competitions with chainsaw and axe. Watch the chips fly and the sawdust pile up!  See also, chainsaw carving and have the chance to buy the amazing animal and other shapes created by one man and his motorised saw.

 

KIDS ZONE

 

Our largest ever childrens area includes:

Prof Crump   – our most popular and very very tall entertainer!

Punch and Judy – performances across both days

Children’s Tent and Outdoor play area  – Art,crafts and play courtesy of Annabelle’s Nursery

Cheeky Monkeys  – Music sing along for the small ones, thanks to Sharon – well know throughout our region

Juggling John – His first time at the Show with his own mini arena with many and varied performances across the day

Go-Karts  – Electric go karts for the youngsters setting the trend for carbon free motoring!

And of course, the renowned Hebborns Fun Fair who join us once again with all your favourite rides, traditional and new.

 

MUSIC

 

With the Ukey Dukes, Wantage Silver Band and Kidlington Concert Brass.

Enjoy the listening to the brass bands by the Tea Rooms or, on Sunday, the spirited music of the Ukey Dukes by the Beer Tent

 

FOOD AND DRINK 

 

From the traditional of  fish & chips, burgers, sausages to the specialities of The Wandering Feast, Pizza Sole Luna, California Taco, Simply Foods 2 Go

UK Bars are running the “Beer Tent” again to keep everyone refreshed and, new for this year, our very own Prosecco stand with personalised White Horse Show cocktails.

And this year, traditional ice-cream served from a traditional ice-cream van!

 

HAVE-A-GO COUNTRY PURSUITS 

in a fantastic (and safe) setting looking up to the White Horse Hill

 

This is one of the busiest attractions with novices through to experienced hands taking part. Try your hand (and eye) with archery, target shooting and clay pigeon.  Experienced staff on-hand to help and guide.

 

SHOPPING

 

We have over 70 indoor and outdoor pop-up shops selling everything from clothing, leather goods, hand made jewellery  and ornaments, to cakes, tools, cards and paintings.

Browse and shop amongst the varied and interesting offers on view.

 

HELP RECREATE THE UFFINGTON WHITE HORSE

 

Last year visitors supported the National Trust in protecting the real chalk Horse by joining us in recreating a large scale version on the showground. Let’s do it again in 2017!

 

 
 

TICKETS AND GENERAL INFORMATION

TICKET PRICES

Adults         £12

Children     £ 4      (5 – 16 years)

Children aged 4 and under    Free Entry

Free Parking

 

We accept cash and most major credit and debit cards.

Cashbacks can be obtained from the ticket booths. Access to these can be achieved throughout the day by having your hand stamped to allow your return entry.

Advanced tickets can be purchased at a discount (Adults £10   Children £3.50) via the following link. Please allow time for postage.

http://www.bradsons.co.uk/tickets/2017/08/27/uffington-white-horse-show-2017/

 

GENERAL INFORMATION

Ground Conditions and Parking 

The Showground is pasture land and the parking area a cultivated field which has recently been cropped.  Accordingly, the ground can be uneven and, in prolonged rain, access in and out of the parking area can become difficult. Whilst we seek to manage the arrangements as best we can, all drivers enter at their own risk.

We provide for disabled parking nearest the entry gates into the Showground.

 

Dogs

Dogs should not be left in vehicles. The Showground can be a noisy and busy place so if you dog is of a nervous disposition then please leave at home.

Please bag and bin your dog mess.

 

Personal Belongings

Please keep these with you at all times.

 

We hope you have a very enjoyable day at the Show.

 

CONTACT

ATTENTION TRADERS!

Why not take an indoor marquee stand or outdoor trade stand at this year’s Show?
With over 7500 visitors attending last year, the 2017 Show is set, with a fabulous selection of Main Arena events and specialist Zone areas such as Retro and ‘Have a Go’ country pursuits, plus annual favourites like the fun fair, live music and the Village Green food area and bar.
The Retail Zone has both indoor and outdoor Trade pitches with indoor retail marquee stands from just £120 and outside pitches from £90 for the two days of the Show.

TRADE STAND ENQUIRIES

Please click on the following link for pricing details and our registration form. It will take you through all our terms and conditions and a step by step booking process.

Registration Form and Further Details

To download a risk assessment form please click on the following link

Risk Assessment Form

 If you have any outstanding queries after reviewing the Registration Form, please email generalenquiries@whitehorseshow.co.uk

HISTORIC VEHICLES AND MOTORBIKES: STATIONARY ENGINES AND TRACTORS

To download a booking form to enter an historic car or motorbike, please click on the following link:

Historic Vehicle Booking Form

For any further queries, please contact:
Eric Wyard    T: 01367 820647
E: historicvehicleswhs@gmail.com
To download a booking form to enter a stationary engine or tractor please click on the following link:

Stationary Engines and Tractors Booking Form

For any further queries, please contact:
Dave Clark     T: 01793 422342

GENERAL ENQUIRIES

Edward Preece
T: 01367 820068
E: generalenquiries@whitehorseshow.co.uk