Country Fayre 2023

This event has now ended.
20th August 2023
10am - 5pm
From £9, Members go FREE

Old Down Country Park Members receive free entry to this event – please book your free members tickets


Country Fayre is back this year for more country adventure and family fun at Old Down Country Park!

Join us on Sunday 20th August 2023 for an Old Down Country Park adventure whilst celebrating our fantastic setting and environment. Play in our Adventure Park, take part in our Dog Show, complete our Bug Trail (coming very soon), see our animals in our Animal Park, view our surroundings from a height with kids climbing wall and explore our outdoor space. Stalls, Kids arts and crafts, games, honey tasting and bee observatory (to name a few) will all feature in this year’s line-up.

After our popular dog show at last year’s event, we’ve added some extra classes and activities. Which class will you enter your four-legged friend into?

Dog Show


  • Best Looking Male
  • Best Looking Female
  • Waggiest Tail
  • Best Trick
  • Best Rescue
  • Most Well behaved pup (under 18months)
  • Best Young Handler
  • Puppy Race (under 18months)
  • Musical Sits

All entries are £2 per class with rosettes and certificates awarded to 1st-3rd position. All entries to be registered on the day and before competitions start. Timings of classes to be confirmed.

Step into a day filled with activities! Get ready for some outdoor creativity, a bouncing good time with the Zorb football. Head over to the face painting booth and let your imagination run wild, as skilled artists transform your face. Conquer new hights with our climbing wall and get close and personal with our adorable and friendly animals. From fluffy bunnies to gentle goats, each furry friend is eager to share the joy of your company. So, gather your friends and family for the Old Down Country Fayre!

Activities *

-Ring a Bell *additional charge

-Ball in Bucket *additional charge

-Human fruit machine *additional charge

-Leaf painting

-Tug of war

-Zorb football (ages 10+)

-Lazer clay pigeon shooting (ages 12+)

-Climbing wall (ages 5+) (weight limit of 95kg)

-Crafts in the garden

-Facepainting *additional charge £3

-Hand massages

-Apple pressing

Indulge in the BBQ at the Country Fayre, as well as our café which will also be open, offering a great selection of food and drink!

Are you interested in holding a stall at our Country Fayre? Get in touch with the team by emailing

The park will be open as usual, and we invite you to explore our grounds. At Old Down we encourage you to let your curiosity guide you round, book your tickets in advance.


“All activities are subject to change”




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