Shoeing at the Show…

Jun 10th, 2015

The work of a farrier in Britain goes back many centuries and its roots can be found in the history books for almost as long as man’s link with horses.  The earliest horse-shoes were in fact booties made from leather and plants. During Roman times, metal shoes attached with leather were called …

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The wonderful Poultry & Egg Show

Jun 4th, 2015

Each year, thousands of visitors to the Kent County Show pop in to the Poultry and Waterfowl Marquee and are wonderfully surprised by the amazing displays the Kent Poultry Club put on.  This year the theme will be 'The Garden of England' featuring a mock Oast House and duck pond.  The club are ve…

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Scouting reaches new heights at the Kent County Show

May 19th, 2015

Kent Scouts are proud to be partnering the Kent Messenger on their stand at the Show for the third year running.  Visitors will get the chance to go underground in a mobile caving unit.  Intrepid explorers enter the tunnels and with some twists and turns find their way to the exit via a slide! …

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The Stow Caledonian Pipe Band

Apr 24th, 2015

 The Band will appear on Saturday and Sunday They only formed in 2011, so are quite a young yet progressive band but aim to share the knowledge and experience of the Great Highland Bagpipes and Drums to the public. The band are currently under the direction of Pipe Major Garet…

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Metropolitan Police Mounted Branch Activity Ride

Apr 12th, 2015

The Metropolitan Mounted Police Activity Ride will be performing on all three Show days.  The ride provides a fast moving display demonstrating a high level of skill and agility from both horse and officer. Inch perfect timing, total commitment, professionalism and complete trust are required as h…

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The Red Arrows come to our Show

Apr 10th, 2015

The RAF Aerobatic Team, The Red Arrows, is one of the world’s premier display teams and will be flying above the Kent County Showground on Friday 10th July. Lucy Hegarty, Show Manager said “We have been hoping to have this world-class attraction at the Show for a number of years but due to m…

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New Marquee full of colour!

Jun 30th, 2014

The new Horticultural Marquee at the 2014 Kent County Show will be awash with colour for the duration of the county’s largest outdoor event.  The Flower Tent has always proved to be a firm favourite with visitors and this year organisers have expanded the foot print to include the Kent Federatio…

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UK Pole Climbing Championships

May 20th, 2014

The Kent County Show will host the Husqvarna 25m UK Pole Climbing Championships for the first time in 2014. The 25m poles have been erected and the climbers will ensure that this amazing spectacle is something visitors to the annual Kent County Show, will not forget in a hurry.   Grown i…

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The Imps Motorcycle Display Team

Mar 25th, 2014

The Kent County Show will be welcoming the ‘Imps’ to the Show on Saturday and Sunday.  The motorcycle team is dedicated to educating children through leisure activities. From the sound of revving engines to the awe of a billowing fire jump and the suspense of a multiple motorcycle combinati…

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Titan the Robot

Mar 25th, 2014

Our old friend Titan is back at the Show on all three days.  This giant robot is a must see for anyone coming to the Kent County Show. Titan’s unique blend of comedy, street theatre and music creates a show unrivalled in the world today and has lead him to appear on TV shows such as Big Broth…

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