The Official Tourism Website for Herefordshire

9 Fun Reasons For A Day Out At Royal Show This Weekend

The Royal Three Counties Show is anamazing annual event that celebrates the very best of the three counties of Herefordshire, Gloucestershire and Worcestershire, and provides the perfect opportunity to create memories with food, farming, entertainment and special guests galore. It runs from Friday 17 to Sunday 19 June at Three Counties Showground.

1. Extra Special Guests

Fans of Clarkson’s Farm can meet Kaleb Cooper – farming’s newest star and agricultural comedian, as well as farmer and rural TV presenter Adam Henson, who returns as the Show Ambassador.

2. Edge of your seat entertainment

Watch the Red Devils, Bolddog Lings Motorcycle Stunt Team, tractors, hounds, heavy horses, and more that promise to wow visitors of all ages in the Main Arena!

3. Up close animal encounters

Meet 6,000 new furry and feathered friends, including rabbits, alpacas, pigs, cows, sheep, horses, and birds of prey

4. Adventure Avenue

Test your survival skills and learn more from the Police and British Army with interactive displays and lots of have-a-go moments.

5. TIMBERSPORTS® British Championships in the STIHL Arena

Immerse yourself in adrenaline fuelled live action with demonstrations of axe, hot saw and chainsaw high octane entertainment each day.

6. Tasty Treats

Discover the New Food & Drink Festival hosted by celebrity cook Mark Diacono, with lots of foodie favourites including Herefords finest meat boutique, The Beefy Boys and not forgetting everyone’s favourite local tipples with Westons Cider, Ludlow Gin and much more!

7. Family Trail

Take the brand-new selfie trail weaving around the showground, explore and learn through a series of hands-on experiences all set against the backdrop of the glorious Malvern Hills.

8. Horse Around

Enjoy everything from carriage driving to show jumping and pony shows to mounted police! With 6 equine rings and over 290 classes, you are in for a visual treat with the country’s top competitors on display.

9. Outdoor Fun

This annual event runs over three days at the centrally located Three Counties Showground in Malvern, Worcestershire and promises over 150 outdoor activities, for unique experiences, memory making, laughter and bags of fun guaranteed!

The Royal Three Counties Show is the UK’s premier agricultural celebration. Held across three days at the 90acre Three Counties Showground in Malvern, Worcestershire, the event attracts over 90,000 visitors and is one of the largest livestock and equine shows in England. This year, the show celebrates 100 years of Worcestershire, Herefordshire and Gloucestershire coming together to celebrate the best in farming, food and family fun.

Running from 17 – 19 June 2022, the show will feature over 150 activities and events, celebrity and special guests, a new Food & Drink Festival, over 6,000 animals, an outdoor adventure area for families, two arenas packed with all day entertainment, an Equine Village, a gardening hub, a Farming Village and shopping area. For further information visit