Arena Attractions

Sit back, relax and enjoy the show! With a nonstop programme of events in our four arenas; you won’t know where to look first!

We’ve got not one, not two but THREE ARENAS this year (well actually four if you include the dog ring) and they’re all jam packed with fun entertainment, thrilling acts and fierce competitions…

Frome Show Village Green EntertainmentKindly Sponsored by Tipadel andCooper & Tanner

  • Wylye Valley Pony Club Mounted Games- see team work tested as well as riding standards and pony agility
  • Mere Down Falconry - See the magnificent flying displays of Mere Down’s most famous feathered friends including Floyd the Falcon, Simba the Yellow Billed Kite and of course Mere the Kestrel. Find out more
  • The Dorset Axemen
  • Swainsford Heavy Horses - see how these incredible giants are used in modern day forestry practices
  • Shetland Pony Grand National- it’s fast, it’s fierce and it’s incredible to watch! They may be small but they really go for it
  • Vintage Machinery Parade

Agri-Village Demo Arena

  • Big Machines - join to watch some of the farming world’s big machines in action 
  • The Sheep Show - also in the Agri-Village performing throughout the day is the incredibly funny (and educational) Sheep Show which if you haven’t seen before is a must do, and if you have seen it already I’m sure you’ll be back - it really is a fantastic showcase of sheep breeds, shearing and dancing…

Frome Show Main Ring- See some of the region’s finest equine competitions and displays;

  • Ridden Hunter Classes
  • Retraining of Racehorses - kindly sponsored by R M Penny
  • Parade of Beagles and Hounds
  • Inter-relay Jumping Competition - kindly sponsored by JPM Classic
  • Pony Club Inter-relay Jumping 
  • Six Bar Jumping Competition - kindly sponsored by Bellevue Veterinary Clinic
  • Grand Parade of Livestock
  • 1.05/1.10 Show Jumping - kindly sponsored by Cooper and Tanner
  • 1.20 Horse & Hound Foxhunter Show Jumping - kindly sponsored by Lettings R Us

Garston Vet Dog Ring

  • As well as lots of fun family dog show classes that our visitors can enter on the day we’ve also got displays from;
  • One Man and His Gun Dogs - making their first appearance at this year’s show. They have appeared all over the country demonstrating their silent approach to dog training and how to have fun with our dogs. This really is a gundog demonstration with a difference! Find out more
  • Dog Wise Training School - with their flyball and agility demos