Gransden and District Agricultural Society

Site Last Updated: 18th June 2016 (Home and News pages updated)


Gransden Show offers exhibitors a wide range of classes to enter, including Horses and Ponies; Rare and Native Breeds of Cattle; Commercial Sheep; Produce and Home Fare; Pigeons; Poultry; a  Dog Show; and many others. There are also special classes for children’s entries. The Show is supported by a wide range of trade stands, refreshment facilities, and children’s entertainments. It represents a great day out for the whole family, so please come and join us.

Latest News:

GDAS Charitable Grant Scheme is still available. For details please click here.

New judge appointed for Primitive Sheep Classes. See News page for details.

Competition entry closing dates now published. See bottom right of this page for details.

Entry forms are now available for competitors to download. See bottom left of this page for details. Further downloadable material will be available shortly

2016 Show Schedules are now available for viewing and downloading. See bottom left of this page for details. Other downloadable material will be available shortly.

Results from the 2015 competitive classes are all available. Click on the appropriate category to view:

        Horse Results        Livestock Results       Homefare and Produce Results

A new photo showing the Collings Brothers stand, probably in the 1950’s, has been added to the History section. See History page to view it.

Exhibitors’ and Visitors’ Comments page added. Click here to view it.

The 2016 Great Family Day Out Starts In:

The 2016 Gransden Show will be held on Saturday 24th September

Open to the public from 9:00am

Admission: Adults £10:00    11-18 Years £4.50

Accompanied Children under 11: Free    Car Parking: Free

Gransden and District Agricultural Society’s Annual Show takes place in the village of Great Gransden on the Cambridgeshire/Bedfordshire border, by kind permission of Messrs. J B Brown and sons. It’s one of the very few events of its type still being run on a regular basis in the UK. Go to the Map and Directions page to see where we’re located and how to get here.

Entry Closing Dates for 2016 Competitors/Exhibitors

Downloadable 2016 Show Schedules, Entry Forms, Etc.

2016 Show Attractions

Partial List - Subject to Change

More details be added when known

Sheep Dog Demonstration

Falconry Display and Flying Show

Horse Show

Farrier Demonstration

Rare Breeds of Cattle, Sheep and Pigs

Heavy Horse Display

Craft Shopping Mall

Floral Displays

Sheep Show

Cambs. Hunt Pony Club Display

Pigeon Show

Poultry Display

Vintage Tractor Display and Parade

Livestock Show

Sounds of Riverboat Days Musical Duo

Food Hall

Licensed Dog Show

Dog Agility (Morning Only)

Cookery Demonstration

Vintage Dairy

Dog Show Schedule:                            Click here to view/download

Flower Arranging Schedule:                 Click here to view/download

Horse Schedule:                                   Click here to view/download

Cattle Schedule:                                   Click here to view/download

Sheep and Pigs Schedule:                   Click here to view/download

Produce and Homefare Schedule:       Click here to view/download

Rules of Entry for All Classes:              Available Later

Guidelines for Exhibiting                       Available Later

2016 Show Programme:                       Available Later

Horse Events Entry Form:                    Click here to view/download

Livestock Entry Form:                           Click here to view/download

Home Fare, Produce, Children’s

and Flower Arranging Entry Form         Click here to view/download

Craft Fair Stand Application Form        Available Later

Food Fayre Stand Application Form     Available Later

Click Play button above for a message from

Jenny Capps, GDAS President 2015/2016

Message from 2016/2017 President available soon

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Gransden and District Agricultural Society

Reg. Charity No. 1133252

Company No. 07007505

Ponies Association (UK) 012/W12/6541


Dog Show:                     Enter on the day

Flower Arranging:          19th September

Horses:                          16th September

Sheep, Cattle, Pigs:        2nd September Produce:                         16th September

Home Fare:                    16th September

Children’s Classes:        16th September

Corn:                              16th September