Malton Show 2019
Posted on 29th May 2019 at 21:16
Malton Show will take place on Sunday 30th June 2019 at Scampston Park, near the market town of the same name.
This show is one of the most loved in the area with a real family atmosphere and friendly welcome. In fact, the show is often called ‘the friendly one’ and is set to attract the crowds again this year.
The show includes cattle, sheep and goats; the fascinating fur and feather section; show jumping; a miniature railway; sheep dog trials; craft tent; a horticulture section; farm machinery; heavy horses; trade stands; food stands and a public bar.
There are also children’s races, reptile road show, paint balling, bungee flyers, donkey rides, farm machinery, and vintage tractors.
This year’s chosen charity is the Farming Community Network (FCN), chosen by the show’s President, Mr Charles Brader.
Malton Show has experienced good weather over the last few years, and if the sun shines, remember to take the sun cream, as Scampston is a real suntrap and the temperatures can soar.
If you decide to take your car, parking is available. However, Station Taxis can also take you from A to B on what will be a busy day on the roads. You can also take the dog, too.
Did you know …
In 1874, the show was held at Orchard Fields in Malton, the year from which the event became known as Malton Show.
Reverend C Peach was the very first president, and after his death in 1886, he was described at the Father of Malton Show.
Malton Show was cancelled for the duration of the two World Wars.
Livestock classes were also cancelled during foot and mouth disease outbreaks.
The show used to be held at Showfield Lane, Malton. Due to lack of space, the show moved venues to Scampston in 1998
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