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Steeped in over 156 years of history, the New Zealand Agricultural Show celebrates all that is great about rural life. With a packed schedule of top livestock and equestrian events, live music, Endurocross, fun-filled family entertainment, an indulgent Food & Wine Village and so much more, you really will be spoilt for choice at this spectacular Show.
This year, the Show welcomes the old and the new bringing a little something for everyone!
The Village Green will host Nat & Jono, the New Zealand Army Band and Brotherhood Musiq, along with the Eastern and Kings on Showday Friday.
Little ones will be amazed by Elgregoe the magician, tickled by Suzie’s Sports Show and given a lesson in Poi, Te Reo and more from the incredible team at He Tāngata.
The Blinc Innovation Hub will provide seminars on climate change and what that means for the future of farming in New Zealand and the Endurocross team will be tearing up the tracks again. After head to the Town & Country Bar, providing a cold tipple or comfy beanbags to rest weary legs.
The New Zealand Agricultural Show offers a memorable mix of competition, culture and entertainment – a celebration of everything great in New Zealand and one not to be missed! Keep an eye on the Show website for further information.
The Show is hosted by the Canterbury A&P Association, a charity whose aim is to promote the importance of farming, produce and innovation to New Zealand as a whole. The Association’s annual event is one of New Zealand’s oldest A&P Shows and remains a traditional agricultural Show at heart.