The 153rd Weardale Show is now complete. Thanks to all the visitors, competitors, exhibitors and sponsors for making it another fun day for everyone. We will soon be starting preparations for the Weardale Show. We hope to see you all again on for a bigger and better show than ever!. The links below are a guide to the atractions that were available for the 2023 event on our showfield in Upper Weardale.

climbing wall
See & Do

There is so much to see and do at Weardale show, with exhibitions in the main ring to watching the horse and pony competition and looking at the amazing entries in the different competition classes. There are load of attractions for youngsters too including a childrens tent, inflatable zones and a climbing wall. Most activites for youngsters on the field are free making Weardale show amazingly good value for families!

Eat & Drink

From the refreshment tent serving a range of hot and cold food to the bar, coffee stall and ice cream van you won't go hungry at Weardale Show!

craft stall

The craft and farmers market tent has lots of stalls from local artisan suppliers. Be it local cheese or honey or hand woven goods there is something for everyone to browse and take away.

horse jumping

There are so many different ways you can take part in the fun competitions at the Weardale show. Alongside traditional classes for sheep and cattle you can also enter your photographs or show off your prowess in the kitchen or garden. Why not show your dog or have a go at bale stacking.


Individual sections acknowledge their grateful support for sponsors for specific classes, but we would like to acknowledge a range of individuals and businesses who make valuable contributions to the show, indeed without whom there would be no show. Click on their logos to visit their websites!

We are very grateful to Councillor Anita Savory for donating £1444 from his Neighbourhood Budget Fund to help with the cost of the show this year.

Thanks To Mr A Stone, Weardale Estates for funding the Countryside Tent.

Malcolm and James Natrass, Jim Parkin, David and Robert Reed, James Rutherford, Dean Scott, Sheryl Lamb.

We are grateful to WCF Fuels North East for sponsoring our main Show compeitions

Thanks to Allied Aggregate Industries for helping fund the St. Johns Ambulance

Thanks to Northumbrian Water for donation of bottled water.