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PONY RACING

All the fun of a horse race, but in miniature.  The Shetland Pony Grand National is one of the highlights of the Somerset County Show.

 

DOG TRIALS

For dog lovers, there is a fun dog show, training demonstrations, and a display by Guide Dogs. Bring your dog along and join in (on a lead please!).

 

BRITISH SCURRY

Fast, furious and fun. Executing an obstacle course against the clock with ponies of all heights, shapes and sizes and with single and team turnouts

 

CLASSIC CARS

If you own a classic or vintage vehicle, we would be pleased to include you in the rally, download an entry form and be part of the action.

 

LIVE MUSIC

If you sing or are in a band get involved in the Community Stage hosted by local radio station Tone FM for your chance to perform in public.

 

 

 

COUNTRY PURSUITS

Country pursuits are well represented with a 50-bird sporting clay shoot, gundog training demonstrations and a scurry competition, airgun range, and archery. The local hunt will also be in attendance giving children the chance to meet the hounds! In addition, there is a full programme of associated arena events including terrier racing, ferrets and falconry.

 

ARTISAN STALLS

For those in need of retail therapy local artisan stall holders will be in attendance offering a vast array of goods and produce, which are not available on the High Street!

 

COOKERY DEMOS

For the foodies there are three floors of local artisan retailers and a full programme of cookery demonstrations hosted by local celebrity Chef Lesley Waters.