Gransden and District Agricultural Society

Site Last Updated: 28th January 2018 (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 Annual General Meeting announced. - see News page for details.

Gransden Show on BBC1 TV - see News page for more details.

Poultry Display at the 2018 Show - see News page for details.

The video presentation of the 2017 Show has now been published at long last. See 2017 Photos page to view it.

Exciting News - Gransden Show to feature on BBC TV. See the News page for more details.

A few more photos of the 2017 Show have now been added to the photo gallery. You can view them on the 2017 Photos page.

2017 Homefare and Produce Results page updated to correct errors and omissions.

Sports In Focus handled the in-ring photography at this year’s show. Their contact details are on the 2017 Advertisers and Sponsors page.

2017 Horse, Livestock, Homefare and Produce Results have now been published.

Click here to view Horse Results, here to view Livestock Results and here to view Homefare and Produce Results.

Advertisers and Sponsors page has been updated with more entries.

Click here to view it.

Paxton school benefits from the GDAS Charitable Grant Scheme. See News page for details of how GDAS helped a local school.

2017 Trade Exhibitors list has now been updated with the Food Fayre exhibitors. Click here to see who will have stands at this year’s Show.

Details of The Main Event for entertaining visitors at the 2017 Gransden Show have just been published. See the News page for further information.

Craft Marquee Exhibitors list for this year’s Show has been updated. See the lower section of the 2017 Trade Exhibitors page here.

Gransden Show now has a presence on Twitter and Instagram as well as Facebook. To see any of these click on the appropriate icon at the top left hand side of this screen.

Goat Schedule and Entry Form now available for the new Goat related events at this year’s Show. See News page for more details.

The 2017 Show flyer is now available. Click here to download it.

Support the Show by becoming a GDAS Member. 2017 Membership Form now available to download. Go to the Membership page for further details.

The GDAS Charitable Grant Scheme for young people is still available. For details please click here.

Our new FaceBook page is now live. Go to to view it.

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

The 2018 Great Family Day Out Starts In:

The 2018 Gransden Show will be held on Saturday 29th September

Open to the public from 9:00am

Admission: Adults £TBA    11-18 Years £TBA

Accompanied Children under 11: £TBA    Car Parking: £TBA

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.

2017 Show Attractions

Falconry Display and Flying Show

Kipperridge Gun Dog Display

Donkey Display

Goat Display

Horse Show

Farrier Display


Albany Bassett Hounds

Heavy Horse Display

Cambridgeshire Hunt Pony Club Display

Parade of the Fox Hounds

Rare Breeds of Cattle, Sheep and Pigs

Continental Breeds of Cattle

Craft Shopping Mall

Food Fayre

Cookery Demonstrations

Vintage Dairy Display

Produce and Homefare

Floral Displays

The Sheep Road Show

Pigeon Show

Vintage Vehicles

Country Craft Displays

Sounds of the Jazz Duo

Punch and Judy Show

Licensed Dog Show

Dog Agility (Morning Only)

Downloadable 2017 Show Schedules, Entry Forms, Etc.

Manx Sheep Schedule and Entry Form:   Click here to download

Dog Show Schedule:                                Click here to download

Flower Arranging Schedule:                     Click here to download

Horse Schedule:                                       Click here to download

Cattle, Sheep and Pigs Schedule:            Click here to download

Goat Schedule:                                         Click here to download

Produce and Homefare Schedule:           Click here to download

Rules of Entry for All Classes:                  Click here to download

Guidelines for Exhibiting:                          Click here to download

2017 Show Programme:                           Click here to download

Horse Events Entry Form:                        Click here to download

Livestock Entry Form:                               Click here to download

Goat Entry Form:                                      Click here to download

Produce, Homefare, Children’s

and Flower Arranging Entry Form             Click here to download

Vintage Vehicle Entry Form                      Click here to download

Food Fayre Stand Application Form         Click here to download

Craft Fair Stand Application Form             Stands fully booked

Gransden and District Agricultural Society

Reg. Charity No. 1133252

Company No. 07007505

Ponies Association (UK) 012/W12/6541

Entry Closing Dates for 2017 Competitors/Exhibitors

Manx Loaghtan Sheep:    9th September

Dog Show:                      Enter on the day

Flower Arranging:           22nd September

Horses:                           23rd September

Cattle, Sheep and Pigs:    9th September

Goats:                             16th September

Produce:                          22nd September

Home Fare:                     22nd September

Children’s Classes:         22nd September

Corn:                               22nd September

Vintage Vehicles:            15th  August

President’s Video

Unfortunately, owing to technical problems we can’t currently display the usual President’s introductory video on this page. However, it can now be viewed on our Facebook page. Click here to view it.

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