The Award Winning Family Agricultural Show Day Out
The Award Winning Mirfield Show is one of the best attended and respected family days out in West Yorkshire. Its roots are in the traditional Yorkshire agricultural shows, but it has embraced the whole family from parents to children, grandparents to the family pets – and showcases a wide variety of traditional and modern events, attracting families from all over Mirfield, Dewsbury, Huddersfield, Kirklees, Calderdale and the rest of Yorkshire. And following being a finalist on the Huddersfield Examiner Community Awards in 2011, Carl Sykes of Syngenta announced Mirfield Show as winners of the prestigious award for 2013.
SUNDAY 17th AUGUST 2014
2014 will be great value family day out – remaining possible for every child to come to Mirfield Show and it cost them absolutely nothing. It remains free entrance for children, they can they can bring along their own refreshments, they can see a wide range of exciting attractions across the showground, and they can get involved with archery, play on the fun beach, visit the animal displays, watch the puppet shows, climb the climbing wall, or join in the welly wanging – all for free. Plus with thousands of exhibits in hundreds of classes and competitions – including, horses, dogs, rabbits, poultry, eggs, flowers, vegetables, cookery, handicrafts, children’s games, family races, bushtucker and banana eating, baby show, build-a-scarecrow, creative writing, fancy dress and the ever popular tug-of-war – there is something for everyone.
THE 2013 MIRFIELD SHOW
The 2014 Mirfield Show has been sponsored D.M.Keith Skoda [The Stannage Stunt Display Team & The West Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Service Band], Ossett Brewery [ Tug of War Competition], Roche Healthcare/Fieldhead Park [Animal Corner], Tax Assist Accountants of Mirfield [Horse & Pony Show], Charlotte’s Jersey Ice Cream Parlour of Whitley [Creative Writing], Rebecca Fearn Photography [Baby Show] The Shire Bed Co of Ravensthorpe [Children & Arts Competition], Westfield Nurseries of Mirfield [Scarecrow Competition], Sutton School of Performing Arts of Mirfield [Under 5’s Soft Play Area], Flooring 4 You of Mirfield [Pinxton Puppets], Grace Landscapes of Mirfield [Flower and Vegetable Show], Chestville Animal Feeds of Mirfield [Fun Dog Show], Malcolm Sandwith [Family Games & Races], Huddersfield Fanciers [Rabbit Show], Ramsden’s Butchers of Mirfield [Yorkshire Bushtucker], Traditional Stone and Slate of Horbury [Dry Stone Walling], Chiquita’s of Ravensthorpe [Banana Eating Competition], Homebank of Barkisland [Agricultural Display] and My Mirfield & Mirfield Marketing [Website].