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Showground Hire

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The Mid-Somerset Showground is made up of 3 grassland fields spanning a total of 23 acres. There are two permanent rings installed and 3 permanent all weather access tracks.

The Fields

The Showground has three fields available to hire.

  • The Society field: approx. 5 acres
  • The Bigham’s field: approx. 11 acres
  • The Shepton Vets field*: approx. 7 acres

*This field is only available to hire as part of the whole site or alongside the Bigham’s field

The Rings

There are two permanent Duralock fenced rings on site, these are both located in the Bigham’s field.

  • The Cooper & Tanner, Morris Perry Ring: 75m x 75m
  • The Barbers Ring: 40m x 30m

The Yeoman Suite

The Showground has a large business suite, suitable for meetings and gatherings of up to 30 people. Included in the hire:

  • Wifi
  • On site parking
  • Television Screen
  • Tables & Chairs
  • Toilets

Additional provisions

The Society can also arrange:

  • Tea & Coffee
  • Lunch
  • Afternoon Tea
  • Outdoor seating area in the Appletree Orchard

Showground Fields Hire

All pricing is done per event day.

Whole site: £600
Society field: £200
Bigham’s field: £300
Shepton Vets field: £150

The Yeoman Suite Hire

Day Hire: £150 (8hrs)
1/2 Day Hire: £100 (4hrs)
1/4 Day Hire: £65 (2hrs)

Additional extras

All pricing is done per event day.

Toilets (per cubical): £ POA
Working Hunter Jumps: £ POA
Jump Course Builder: £ POA
Crowd Barriers: £2 per barrier
Crowd Barrier Installation: £2 per barrier

Grass cutting per ring

The Cooper & Tanner, Morris Perry Ring: £TBC
The Barbers Ring: £TBC


Tea & Coffee: £1.50 Per Head
Lunch: Charged Per head depending on requirements
Appletree Orchard Outdoor Seating Area: £3 per Bench

Interested in hiring the showground for your next event?

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Become a member of the Mid-Somerset Agricultural Society

  • Free ringside or general car parking on show day
  • Members-only exclusive events throughout the year
  • Free membership badges and entry to Members facilities on show day
  • Help sustain one of Mid-Somerset’s most popular events

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