Opening Times

The showground is open from 8.30 (Please do not come any earlier as entrance will not be possible due to trades stand vehicles moving off the showground). The final attraction in the main ring will be around 5pm.



How do I get to the show?


As we are a fairly new showground our postcode does not quite get you here so please use LE15 6US. We are north of Oakham on the bypass – please see contact page for the map. Car parking is FREE!





There is plenty of free parking at the Rutland Show. Members have an allocated car park close to the entrance of the Show. Please display your Member's Car Pass when you enter the showground to ensure you are directed correctly.




Disabled access


We have a limited number of disabled car parking spaces available for blue badge holders. The main show ground is very flat and quite easy to manoeuvre a wheelchair and walk on – however the farther fields are more uneven. We have 5 disabled toilets on the showground please see the map.




Bike parking is available close to the entrance




Can I bring my dog?


YES! The Rutland show has lots to do and see for well-behaved your four legged friends (and well behaved owners!). Please bring dog bags to clear up after your dog and a non-retractable lead.



Is there baby changing facilities?


YES – we have three areas for baby changing please see map on the day


Is there Baby Feeding areas?


YES - We have a dedicated portacabin with electricity by the main toilet block (near the cattle) as you enter the showground.



Bus service


There is a FREE shuttle bus service from Uppingham and Oakham. The timetable will be published in May and will be on this website



Where do I buy tickets?

Tickets are available Online – available from March. Click the yellow ticket icon on the home page.

They are also available at the ticket office on Show day.


Who is eligible for concessions?


Children and young people under 18 years old have free entry to the show.


First Aid


First Aid and doctors are available


What catering will there be?


We have a wide range of food and drink available at the show. Check out delicious local produce in the Larder area or try one of our many catering outlets. Bars are located in the main food court, the Larder and close to the main ring.


Vets and farriers


Oakham Vets will be attending as well as Stephen Hill our farrier.



Toilets including disabled toilets are available in the main Pavilion building, and in the toilet block near the entrance. Additional temporary toilets are located around the show.


How do I trade at the Show?


If you would like to trade at the show, you may apply for a trade stand using the application pack under the show tab. Closing date for applications is May 1st.


How do I exhibit at the Show?


Schedules for cattle, sheep, equine, poultry and goats are available to download on the Competitors Page. You can use the online entry system to enter. Entry forms are also available to download if you prefer to send your entries in by post.


Can I get cash at the Show?


Sorry, there isn't a cash point at the show. The nearest ATM is outside the BP garage/M&S Food Store on the roundabout by the entrance of the showground. 


Forthcoming Events

RAS talk - Dr Alastair Leake - Date TBC

9th - 13th April - James Richards Circus

2nd May - "For Rutland" Run

6th May - RAS Members' visit to Daylesford Organic Farm

31st May - Rutland County Show

12th - 14th June - NSRA 

20th & 21st June - Guildhall Antiques Fair

16th - 19th July Empingham DTC Show

30th July - 2nd August - European Open Agility Championships

6th - 9th August - Kennel Club International Agility Festival

13th - 16th August - Young Kennel Club Camp

21st - 23rd August - British Vespa Days

12th & 13th September - Guildhall Antiques Fair

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