News & Events

The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall

We were delighted that HRH The Prince of Wales and HRH The Duchess of Cornwall visited the Royal Norfolk Show on Wednesday 29 June 2016. The Prince of Wales was President of the Royal Norfolk Show in 2004 and we were so happy welcoming him back to the Show, accompanied by the Duchess of Cornwall. Sir Nicholas… Read more »

Keep fed and refreshed at the Show

Food & Drink This year’s Royal Norfolk Show (29th & 30th June) is bursting with food related inspiration from cookery demonstrations, to regional produce and of course the best food and farming displays in the County. The Royal Norfolk Show is the UK’s largest two day county show and this year the theme Grow it,… Read more »

Monty Don at the The Grow it, Cook it, Eat it Stage

We welcomed Monty Don to the Royal Norfolk Show on Wednesday 29 June where he added his growing produce experience to our Grow it, Cook it, Eat it theme. About Monty Monty is a renowned writer and television presenter and the UK’s favourite Gardener. Monty was born in 1955, brought up in Hampshire where he… Read more »

Royal Norfolk Show Blog

  Mark Nicholas MBE – Show & Programmes Director 24/06/2016 With less than a week to go, the sun finally shining, this year’s Royal Norfolk Show is set to be the must see event of the year. Marquees are going up and the Showground is buzzing. It’s very exciting if not a little daunting. Download… Read more »

Royal Norfolk Show Key Facts

Here a few key facts about the Royal Norfolk Show. 81 500 visitors 128 Goats 4211 Rosettes 100 schools involved 1232 Horses, 1612 Entries  8500 school children 861 Cattle 676 Retail trade stands 824 Sheep 300 Stewards 409 Small livestock 3500 Members 141 Pigs 50 catering outlets

preparation for the Show

Preparation for The Show

With so much to do before 29 & 30 June, here’s a taster of what preparation we need to get done before this years Royal Norfolk Show 150 acres of grass to cut 265 temporary stables to build 150 litres of white paint for fences Over 600 sheep pens to build 100 signs to erect 150… Read more »

New at the Show for 2016

Grand Ring The Queen’s Colour Squadron – Not seen before at the Show Horse and Heritage – Real Horse Power RAF Marham Centenary Celebrations Equine Classes, sections, awards, trophies and qualifiers for 2016 HOYS qualifier for the Ridden Heavy Horse Exercise vehicle class – to encourage younger riders to complete Rescue Horse Section – including… Read more »

That was Showtime!

Thank you for making the Royal Norfolk Show  2015 such a success. We appreciate your support. We are a non-profit organisation and thank all the volunteers who made the Show special. We hope you all enjoyed spending some of your summer at the Show. And we enjoyed reading all your Facebook posts and Tweets telling… Read more »

Talk Tent

Check out the Talk Tent line-up for Thursday including the Energy Rescuers at 10am and 1pm. And these other ways to stay in the shade and keep younger visitors amused and entertained. The Sheep Show at Avenue 16, don’t miss the dancing sheep at 10.30am,12, 1.30pm and 3.15pm. The Garage and the Young Norfolk festival… Read more »

It’s Showtime! Happy Heatwave

It’s Showtime! Happy Heatwave. Still time to catch the best of the show and buy ticket online for discount prices. Experience summer with us. Watch, eat, play, learn, shop,stay cool, relax! Watch! Agricultural and livestock displays at their finest. Featuring 3,000 animals and lots of humans too! More than 80 hours of action including the Household… Read more »