Crowland Show on Saturday 29th June 2013
A great day out for all the family. We have horse events starting at 8.30am continuing through the days in rings 2-6. We have included some new events and have changed some of our affiliations. Please see the Horse Section for further details and entry forms. Horse events will continue throughout the day providing a spectacular display of horses of all sizes from Minature ponies to Heavy horses. The culmination of these events takes the form of the Supreme of Show competition due to begin at 4.30pm, where the best of each category will compete to win the Mrs Whaley Memorial Trophy forSupreme of Show.
During the day there will be a variety of activities going on, we shall see the return of the Clown from Feet First, who will be walking on stilts, riding his unicycle, playing tricks and generally entertaining all on his way around the show.
We will have the WI marquee where you can join in and enter an exhibit or just come and admire the crafts and skills. We will also have a display of Lace from Pat Heaps who is coming from Lincoln. Pat has a great collection of antique and lace of her own which she will be bringing with her. Pat will also be available to show you how it’s done and there will also be the opportunity to “Have a go! “. Our thanks to Pat for giving her time to us.
We will also have a shopping area under cover with a variety of stalls including cheese, jewellry, fashions, homeware.
For those particularly interested in animals there will also be Dog Show in the afternoon, and NEW for 201 there will be a demonstration from the PACESETTERS dog Display Team. PACESETTERS are a group who provide a Dog Display Team using German Shepherd dogs and they donate their profits to the Guide Dogs for the Blind. www.dunstongsd.org.uk.
In addition we will also have a display this year from the Raptor Foundation who amongst other things, return rehabilitated raptors back to the wild whenever possible. Once again this is a charitable organisation so all proceeds go to the Raptor Foundation www.raptorfoundation.org.uk
For the more mechanically minded a grand display of Vintage Vehicles, including Farm Machinery and Cars with a drive through in and around Crowland in the afternoon.
The Crowland show is a non-profit making organisation and the profits from the show are returned to the community by donation to some of the smaller local charities we have here within Crowland.