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Country Show, Wed 7 Aug 2019, £4-£10

Cartmel Show

Cartmel Show

Cartmel Show is one of the finest summer agricultural events in Cumbria.


Taking place on Wednesday 7th August, Cartmel Show is held at the stunning Cartmel Racecourse near Grange over Sands (LA11 6QF) and is one of the best loved summer shows in the county. Supporting the local agricultural community, Cartmel Show celebrates all aspects of rural life.

With exciting headline attractions like the Shetland Pony Grand National, along with high calibre livestock classes, an impressive grand parade of prize-winners and heaps of children’s activities, it offers a fantastic day out for all the family!

Browse the boutique trade stalls and discover a range of gourmet local specialities in the Cumbrian food hall. Admire the skills of local craftspeople in the village industries marquee, listen to the sounds of the brass band playing and watch the traditional Cumberland and Westmorland wrestling. Early Birds tickets for Cartmel Show are now on sale on the website below.

Event details

Dates Times
Wed 7 Aug 2019 08:00 to 17:00


Ticket prices:
Adult - £10 (or £8 Early Bird - limited number available)
Concession £9 (or £7 Early Bird - limited number available)
Children (5-15) £6 (or £4 Early Bird - limited number available)
Family (2 adults, 2 children) £25 (or £20 Early Bird - limited number available)
Children under 5 free


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Cash PointCash Point
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (with charge)Credit cards accepted (with charge)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Telephone (public)Telephone (public)
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs acceptedDogs accepted

Events at this Venue

date event
Wed 7 Aug Cartmel Show


LA11 6QF


Plan route to Cartmel Racecourse using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: SD 376786  Lat: 54.19997 Long: -2.95671

The village of Cartmel lies just 20 minutes from M6 and 4 miles from southern tip of lake Windermere. From M6 jct 36 join A591 and pick up A590 towards Barrow-in-Furness, on race days there will be extra signage for Cartmel races. On race days a shuttle service will operate from 11.00 until 45 minutes after the last race between Cark and Cartmel. For further information on this service please ring 0870 6082608.

Parking: free

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