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Ardara Agricultural Show
Sat 11th August

One of the top Agricultural Shows in Ireland!

Ardara has been running the biggest Show in Donegal for over 100 years.

The Ardara Agricultural and Industrial Show, the culmination of the Wild Atlantic Week, is a day promising everything from top cattle, sheep, horses and ponies to a packed marquee of exhibits and a thrilling afternoon programme.
It really is a day for the whole family, offering a wide range of entertainment.

In scenic Sandfield for the fourth year, it is a day not to be missed!

More information and full schedule (pdf – 4 MB) on the Ardara Show website


Begin your show day early and see judging in the cattle and pony rings from 10am.
At 11am the sheep and horse classes take place.
Judges will decide where the major prizes go and who goes forward to other shows throughout the country.
See the Ardara livestock story unfolding in the separate rings.
All the information you need is the free catalogue.


At the other end of the showfield is the giant marquee, with over 120 classes displaying home produce, photography and painting, arts and crafts, children’s classes and everything from the garden.
You can visit after judging which begins at 10am.

Afternoon programme includes:

  • Fun Dog Show
  • Children’s Sports
  • Tossing the sheaf
  • Tug-o-war

Special Attractions: Vintage Tractors Display and Birds of Prey



Nesbitt Arms Hotel
Saturday 11th August 2018


For enquiries contact:

Secretary: Jennifer Breslin

Phone No: 087 600 3021



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