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Chatsworth Country Fair starts in:

Key information at a glance
  • The 2016 Chatsworth Country Fair will take place on 2, 3 & 4 September
  • Gates open: 09:00
  • Gate Price: £25.00 adult and £23.75 online
  • Children under 14 go in free and do not require a ticket
  • Dogs are welcome on a lead
  • Disabled Parking - Enter the park only via Heathy Lea, Golden Gates or The Bridge
  • Carers for Disabled are admitted free with one full paying adult
  • Closing Ceremony: 18.00 Friday, 18.20 Saturday & 18:55 Sunday
  • The Red Arrows: 15.35 Friday & 18.00 Sunday
  • Important safety information for the Red Arrows click here

It's almost show time! Only a couple of days to go now with people, machinery and horses arriving, marquees going up and excitment building for a fabulous weekend. The Grand Ring Timetable is online to help you plan your day, with centre stage in the Grand Ring, The Household Cavalry Musical Ride, The Band of The Corps of Royal Engineers, Imps Motorcycle Display Team and The Red Arrows (Friday & Sunday).

Jessica Ennis-Hill

Jessica Ennis-Hill CBE ~ The Chatsworth Country Fair 2016 Show President

Plan to see your favourite chef at the Aga Rangemaster Cookery Theatre with live demonstrations and book signings in the with Paul Hollywood (Friday), Mary Berry CBE (Saturday), Valentine Warner and Martha Collinson (Sunday), along with some of the country's finest chefs.

Plus around the showground there's something for everyone. Explore the hundreds of trade and craft stands or sample the delicious fare of the Fine Food Village. “Have a go” and take aim with clay pigeons, archery, crossbows, join in or watch with Dog Agility, Gun Dog Team Tests, stop by the Countryman's Ring or Highland Dancing. There's a host of activities for children with pony rides and fairground rides, face painting and magic from the Banana Brain Fun Shows, encounter exotic animals... and loads more.

With everything from fly fishing to vintage vehicle displays, Clay Pigeons to Horse Driving, there's something for everyone to enjoy.

It's more convenient to BOOK ONLINE plus save 5% on the gate price.

5% Savings on online day tickets, Friday, Saturday & Sunday Adult Ticket £25.00 at £23.75 OR even better value with a
Two Day and Three Day ticket - ONLY available on-line.

And remember (accompanied) children under 14 go free.

Grand Ring

Parachute landing in the Grand Ring


Vintage Fairground Chairs-O-Planes ride on the showground


Paul Hollywood will be appearing in the Cookery Theatre


View from a trade stand
Google map of Chatsworth Park

Located in the heart of the Peak District, our postcode for sat nav is DE45 1PN.

Finding us
Clay Pigeon shooting is part of Have-a-Go

Competitions & Have-a-Go

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The Chatsworth Country Fair members area

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