Support the Penrith & District Red Squirrel Group with every ticket purchased at this August’s Lowther Show

A most worthy registered charity and one close to the hearts of many in and around the Penrith area is the protection group fighting to maintain the red squirrel population, the Penrith & District Red Squirrel Group. Countryman Fairs and organisers of the Lowther Show will be giving visitors the option of donating to the charity when purchasing tickets to this summer’s event. In fact, for every pound donated, Countryman Fairs will match the pound given! Continue reading “Support the Penrith & District Red Squirrel Group with every ticket purchased at this August’s Lowther Show”

Get involved in the All New Tug of War!!

We are delighted that for the first time at the Lowther Show we will be holding a have a go Tug of War.

Open to all ages and abilities, it is all about having fun! We welcome anyone who is attending the Lowther Show to get involved in the Tug of War on Saturday 11th August 2018.

We would urge that you pre-register your interest to avoid disappointment. Ideally teams need to have a maximum of 8 people, but you can take part with as many people in your team as you need.

To pre-register please email your team name, names of the members within your team, and a main contact and telephone number to [email protected]. We will then get back to you with further details.

Open to everyone on the Saturday 11th August 2018 at the Lowther Show, why not come along and have some fun with family and friends!


NEW Limited Bell Tent and Motorhome/Campervan pitches available at the Lowther Show 2018!

We are delighted for 2018 to be offering the chance for a limited amount of visitors to stay over the weekend with us at the Lowther Show.

Working with local company Belle Hotel,for the first time at the Lowther Show we are now able to offer a luxurious stay over the weekend of the Lowther Show in a 4m diameter, fully furnished Bell Tent (as per the picture on the left).

With a sprung base and foam mattress, the double/twin futon bed will make you wonder if you are even camping at all! Complete with bedding and linen for two people and a mini furnishing package of table, mirror, LED lantern, rug and a couple of cushions and electric included, you can just drop your bag and relax for the weekend in the stunning scenery of Lowther. Suitable for 2 adults or 2 adults and 2 children (aged 12 and under).

The Bell Tents will be pitched in front of the castle in an idyllic location with toilet and shower facilities available too. The campsite will open at 9am on Friday 10th August and will close on Monday 13th August at 12 noon.

Alongside this, we will also be offering a limited amount of Motorhome/Campervan pitches at the Lowther Show in 2018 (sorry, we are unable to offer pitches for tents or caravans). Included in the price is electricity and toilet and shower facilities.

Prices are below for both the Bell Tent and Motorhome/Campervan pitches:

Bell Tent Hire including Electric (does not include your entry tickets) – £495.00
Motorhome/Campervan Pitch including Electric (No Tents or Caravans, does not include your entry tickets) – £145.00

PLEASE NOTE: The Bell Tents and Motorhome/Campervan pitch availability are very limited and will be issued on a first come first served basis. We anticipate high demand for the available pitches so please book now to avoid disappointment!

To book your pitch, please CLICK HERE