Childrens Show Classes

children show classesMirfield Family Agricultural Show′s Childrens Show is one of the most popular and key competitions of the modern show era and continues to grow from strength to strength each year, attracting exhibitors from all across Yorkshire. There are usually about twenty-four classes on the children’s schedule with sections for pre-school, junior school, senior school, plus much more, including its very popular colouring competition.

Children’s Show Results 2017


Childrens Show 2017

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The children’s show marquee opens from 7.30am, with staging and registration until 9.45am and judging from 10.15am. The entry fee is FREE for all. Once the judging has completed the exhibits and winners will be available for the public to see until 4pm, when the prize money will be awarded. All exhibits must be cleared by 5pm.

Unfortunately, there is no exhibitor parking on the showground, but there is free parking for exhibitors only at the cricket club across the road.

Mirfield Family Agricultural Show is unique in the Yorkshire children’s show calendar of events because as well as having a strong craft and cookery, it encourages children and novices to get involved to make it a fantastic family day out.


Childrens Show Classes 2017

Pre-School Classes

  1. Model made from containers
  2. Glitter collage (A4 on black paper)

5 to 10 years Classes

  1. Face Mask painted or decorated.
  2. Photo of your holiday
  3. Edible necklace
  4. Model made of Lego
  5. Create a pizza face!
  6. Self portrait using colours or paints.

11 to 16 years Classes

  1. Decorated cake (any theme)
  2. 3 cup cakes
  3. Photo of nature
  4. Any homemade toy or object
  5. Self portrait using colours or paints.
  6. Piece of two dimensional art (max a3)

Colouring Competition

  1. 5 years of age and under [Download Image]
  2. 6 to 8 years of age [Download Image]
  3. 9 to 12 years of age [Download Image]



Childrens Show Rules 2017

RULES: 1) adult entries are free. 2) staging from 7.30 to 9.45am on show day. 3) all exhibits to have been designed/created by the exhibitor within the last 12 months. 4) any exhibitor staging more or less than the number of exhibits in the relevant class will be disqualified. 5) entries to be received no later than 9.45am on show day. 6) judging to begin at 10.15am. 7) exhibits must be removed between 4 and 5pm on show day. 8) prize money to be paid from 4pm. 9) judges decision is final. 10) prizes as follows: 1st=£2, 2nd=£1.50, 3rd=£1, except classes 17&39: 1st=£10, 2nd=£5, 3rd=£3. 11) the committee reserve the right to amend the programme if necessary. e&oe.


Register Your Entry for 2017

Advance Registration Closes Friday 10th August

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More Information

For further details about the Mirfield Children’s Show, please contact the Competitions Team on or via the Contact Us page.


Children’s Class Show Results 2015


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