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First of the annual Cheviot Sheep & Horticultural Shows

Memorable experiences for all the family!

Powburn Show - fun for all the family!

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Enjoy something of north Northumberland's rural heritage in this first country show of the season.


A sense of belonging, giving something back, being in each other's company...and laughing!


Forgotten how to walk with a giggle? Powburn Show will stimulate your chuckle buds. Go on...give it a go!

  • POWBURN SHOW is held on the first Saturday of August. We strive to provide a day of entertainment for the whole family.Here are just a handful of things you can do on the day.

    • sheep show
    • pony sports
    • fell race
    • terrier show and race
    • novelty dog show
    • children’s sports
    • horticultural exhibits
    • industrial classes
    • crafts and baking exhibits
    • traditional Cumberland wrestling
    • beer and tea tent
    • trade stands
    Find out more about our sheepdog trials.
  • The main Marquee hosts a Tea Tent plus Craft and Food Stalls. The outside area hosts a car boot sale, and more...

    • children's fair ground rides
    • bouncey castle
    • hot roast sandwiches
    • flower displays
    • spinning demonstrations
    • dry-stone walling
    • sheep classes
    • sporting competitions
    • children's sports
    • pony jumping
    • wood carving
    • archery
    Find out more about our very reasonable admission prices admission.
"We had such a great time at the Show! Brill!"
Sheep classes
"We had such a great time at the Show! Brill!"
"I could have listened to them play all day. The kids had a great time."
Music to enjoy
"I could have listened to them play all day. The kids had a great time."

"I'm originally a 'townie' but visiting the Powburn Show each year has given me a whole new sense of community. It's great to see rural traditions being preserved and shared."

Graham Williamson

Trade Stands

Powburn Show welcomes anyone who wishes to have a site for a trade stand to showcase and/or sell their products or services. We have a number of options to choose from.

You can learn more by viewing the official Trade Stands page where you can download a Trade Stands application form. Any questions, then Contact Us. We're here to help!