Machen Agricultural Show is a great day out, with plenty of food, crafts, displays, entertainment and competitions for all the family. 

The gates for the show open at  8.30am to 6.30pm, the show hosts several exhibitor sections, including horses and ponies, poultry, goats, dogs, homecraft, horticulture, children's competitions and races, with the addition of vintage engines and a vintage tea tent for visitors. Tickets for the event range from £4 - £20 and can be purchased on the website here plus show tickets will also be available on the day.

We are delighted to join the organisers of the Machen Agricultural Show to run the fun dog show again this year and a special thanks to our amazing class sponsors. Thanks to their support we are delighted to bring the following classes at this years show:

Prettiest Bitch sponsored by the Hope Rescue Fundraising Team

Most Handsome Male sponsored by Sharp Equine

Most Appealing Eyes sponsored by Groves Gas

Best Long/Rough Coat sponsored by Jenkins Equine and Farm Feed

Best Short/Smooth Coat sponsored by Alison Jakob in loving memory of Eric the Terrier

Waggiest Tail sponsored by Stella & Richard Dunstone in loving memory of Dylan, much missed Springer Spaniel, who loved life and never stopped wagging.

Best Sausage Catcher sponsored by Groves Gas

Best Puppy (12 month and under) sponsored by Cabo Roche Bar in memory of Rocky Reffell

Best Veteran (7 years and over) sponsored by Rachel Lewis in loving memory of Kipling

Junior Handler (16 years and under) sponsored by CreditSafe 

Best Condition sponsored by Aqua Dogs Canine Hydrotherapy Centre

Dog that hasn’t yet won a Rosette sponsored by the Trustees of Hope Rescue

Best in Show (all 1st prize winners from classes 1-12) sponsored by the Handmade by Hope team

Entrance to each class is £1 and can be paid on the day at the event.

Huge thanks to our rosette sponsors Your Pet and Equine Heaven Limited and to our show ring sponsors Zenith Print & Packaging Ltd

For more information about how to get involved, please contact [email protected]