News & Events

British astronomer and television presenter Mark Thompson to appear at show!

We’re delighted to announce that on Wednesday 28 June Mark Thompson, the British astronomer and television presenter, will be delivering talks as part of the Forum’s programme to promote the Norwich Science Festival. With 20 years experience in observational astronomy and public outreach, Mark has a proven ability to bring complex scientific concepts to the… Read more »

TV star Jimmy Doherty to attend this year’s Royal Norfolk Show

Showgoers will be delighted to hear that Jimmy Doherty, will be attending this year’s Royal Norfolk Show in his capacity as President of the Rare Breeds Survival Trust, on Wednesday 28th June. Undoubtedly one of the UK’s favourite farmers, the television presenter is a champion of agriculture, the countryside, local produce and rare livestock breeds… Read more »

Pick up your FREE official show guide in the EDP

This year you can pick up your OFFICIAL show guide for FREE in the EDP on Friday 16 June. Packed with everything you need to know about the show including what’s on in the Grand Ring, schedules, a brand new map and new for this year – exclusive special offers only available at the show! It’s… Read more »

Royal Norfolk Show Charities for 2017

Each year the RNAA enables a number of charities to be promoted at the Royal Norfolk Show. This year we are really pleased to announce that YANA (You Are Not Alone) has been chosen as the President’s charity and that the Hamlet Charity and Break will also be supported at the Show. RNAA President, The… Read more »

Music line-up for bandstand in new Royal Square!

Join us at the brand new Bandstand in Royal Square, grab a bite to eat, relax and enjoy the music from performers across Norfolk including: Close Encounters Tom Tonks Amy Morris and Simon Rudd Airmail Duo Tuesday Club Slick Division Top Brass Reeverberate Craig Perry Sometimes Charlotte The Hot Stove League   Sarah Probert will… Read more »

Buy your tickets from charity shops across Norfolk

Support not one, but two charities when you buy your tickets for The Royal Norfolk Show. We are pleased to announce that we are partnering with both the Big C and Break to enable you to purchase your tickets for the show from charity shops around Norfolk. Show your support for these great causes by… Read more »

Livestock – what’s new for 2017!

Red Poll Cattle Society National Show – new for 2017! The Queen’s Prize Perpetual Challenge Trophy – new for 2017! Livestock highlights! Once again the show will offer a packed programme of livestock with over 600 livestock classes, 196 special classes and 258 championship classes for Cattle, Sheep, Pigs and Goats. Poultry, including waterfowl and… Read more »

Equine – what’s new for 2017!

Irish Draught Horses Section – new for 2017! Horse of the Year Show qualifiers – new qualifiers and record number for 2017! The largest two-day agricultural show in the country, the Royal Norfolk Show (28 and 29 June 2017), will this year feature a host of new and exciting equine competitions. Equine highlights Regarding equine,… Read more »

Jarrold and EDP Norfolk Fashion Show with Birketts at this year’s show

Join Jarrold, Norfolk’s favourite independent department store and EDP Norfolk magazine at this year’s Royal Norfolk Show for the annual fashion event staged by PSE Norwich with Ekiko, this year supported by Birketts. As 2016 winners of best stand at the Royal Norfolk Show, we will once again showcase some of the key looks for… Read more »

Paint out comes to the Royal Norfolk Show

Paint Out are excited to bring their ‘en plein air’ (outdoors) painting challenge to the Royal Norfolk Show, capturing the colourful spectacle of the event, as well as exhibiting and selling the work fresh off the racks inside the Paint Out marquee. Sponsored by Leathes Prior, the first work made in situ at the show… Read more »