Welcome to the website of the Annual Show of Appleby Agricultural Society (1841).

The show this year is to be held (by kind permission of Appleby Golf Club as Lord of the Manor, and Hilton Commoners) on SATURDAY 16th August 2014 on THE BARLEY FIELD, near APPLEBY GOLF COURSE. Click directions to see how to get there.

Appleby Show is a great day out for all the family with free entry for children. We have a wide variety of classes for sheep, cattle, poultry, vintage machinery, dogs, children’s pets, produce, handicrafts and horticultural exhibits. Equestrian classes include Veterans, Fells, Dales, Driving ,Shetlands, Mountain and Moorland, Pony Riding, Working Hunter, Handy Pony and a Gymkhana.

With the close proximity to the A66, free parking and a free taxi service from the centre of Appleby the show is easily accessible. In addition to the exhibits on show there are a variety of stands, children’s entertainments, a Craft Tent with local exhibitors, and Main Ring events. We hope that you will pay us a visit.

Photographs from the 2013 show are available from

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