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Lovers of the outdoors can rejoice with this fantastic new four day family friendly festival from the people at Countryfile.
Lovers of the outdoors can rejoice with this fantastic new family friendly festival from the people at Countryfile. This exciting event brings the BBC’s flagship factual TV programme to the live arena at Blenheim Palace, allowing you to explore every aspect of the great British countryside in four fun-packed days (3 - 6 August).
Join us at the event to hear inspirational stories from our #GetOutside champions or discover more about our much-loved paper maps, and have a try at our new digital mapping platform, OS Maps.
There are plenty of other events going on over the weekend to keep the whole family entertained – even your dogs, which are welcome to the event too.
Expect fantastic family fun with the National Trust's ‘50 things to do’, including woodland activities, den building, face painting, picnic tree parties and even a Great British Ice Cream Parlour! Get stuck in with all the action from the countryside, with walks and rambling, a 4x4 off road experience, angling and fly fishing, canoeing and kayaking, and much more.
Wildlife spotters can expect to be busy as Adam Henson will be bringing his farm livestock and rare breeds to the show, and you’ll find more birds and animals in The Wildlife Zone.
There's over 600 exhibitors who will be offering an unbeatable shopping experience; from food and craft heroes to country clothing, gardening, pet supplies and gifts.
Dogs are welcome to attend the event (max 2 per person). Head to the dedicated Dog Arena in association with Skinner's Pet Food where you’ll see all kinds of canine capers with the Essex Dog Display Team, the Sealyham Terriers, gun dog demonstrations and lots more. Or you could see the animal experts from the Kennel Club who will be providing sound advice on everything from training tips to canine keep-fit.