The Show

The next show will be on Wednesday 7th August 2024

Cartmel Show is held in the stunning village of Cartmel, near Grange over Sands, just 20 minutes from junction 36 of the M6.

The show will offer a brilliant range of family friendly activities, including local food, drink, livestock and horse classes, craft and Village Industries. There’s plenty of vintage tractors and vehicles, as well as children’s entertainment, a mini zoo, have-a-go areas, a food theatre, lots of shopping and so much more!

Cattle, sheep and light horse classes

Carriage driving and heavy horses

Terrier Racing

Local food and drink, Food Theatre

Craft, horticulture, arts, home baking and Village Industries

Dog Show

Trade stands, local businesses and shopping

Agricultural Education centre with sheep shearing demo, milking demo

Vintage vehicles and tractors

Children’s entertainment

What else is on at Cartmel Show?

Dog Show – See dog breeds of all sizes and types be shown in the ring by their handlers

Cumberland and Westmorland Wrestling – watch the spectacle of this traditional local sport

Mounted fancy dress – A highlight of the show for many, local ponies and riders don their colourful and creative costumes to compete for first place in the mounted fancy dress class

Brass band & morris dancing