The 2014 Show

 

The Royal Norfolk Show, which is the largest annual event in Norfolk, and the largest two-day agricultural Show in the country has a reputation for being a fantastic event full of entertainment for all the family.

The 2014 show will be a true celebration of the county’s agricultural industries, with livestock and equine competitions and displays on both days, top-class show jumping, over 3000 animals and hundreds of attractions.  Here's a taste of what to expect!

Bring the family

From youngest to oldest, there’s something for the whole family at the Royal Norfolk Show:

  • Learn about Norfolk’s wonderful landscape and the importance of farming and the countryside
  • Experience the thrills and spills of the Grand Ring
  • Shop’til you drop at over 650 retail stands selling everything from fashion to farm machinery
  • Enjoy all the fun of the fair on the vintage showground
  • Meet local sports stars and try something new – from cricket to rugby, 4x4 driving to cycling – get active at the Show
  • Relax over a summer drink, pick up a bite to eat and listen to the band


Farming at its heart

Experience the biggest two-day agricultural show in the country:

  • Get to see farm animals up close – pigs, poultry, sheep, goats and cattle – all looking their best and trying to catch the judge’s eye
  • Watch some of the country’s top show jumpers, including Olympic medallists, as they compete for the prizes
  • Meet growers, farmers and scientists, learn about new technologies and the skills needed for tomorrow’s agriculture
  • Understand the connection between food, farming and the countryside
  • See today’s hi-tech farm machinery and marvel at the heavy horses and equipment of times gone by
  • Brand new for this year, take a trip to the Show’s own mini farm


Norfolk in a day

The Royal Norfolk Show is the greatest showcase for all that’s best about our county:

  • Sample food and drink from more than 70 local producers in our Food Hall – from cheese to chorizo, whisky to wine, salads to sweets, it’s all produced in Norfolk
  • Get green fingers! Visit the Flower and Garden Show, meet the experts and try your hand at something different
  • Watch top TV chefs and local cooks in action in our state-of-the art cookery theatre – learn new tips and tricks
  • Meet the people who support our county every day – including Fire & Rescue, Police and the Armed Forces
  • Read all about it – drop in on our famous local newspaper for a cup of tea*
  • Be entertained by some of the county’s top musicians, take in the art show and see craftsmen at work
  • Walk through the woodland, learn how to turn a chair leg or make a basket
  • Countryside, waterways and coast – find out what else you can do in this great county

 

*offer applies - see EDP for details


How to get here

Royal Norfolk Show - how to get here

Easy to get to - just off the A47 Norwich Southern Bypass at the A1074/ Longwater Interchange.
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