Saturday 13th May 2017 - 9.30am to 4.30pm
Looking for the ideal family day out? If have-a-go activities, entertainment, foodie treats and a spot of retail therapy sound like the perfect day then Sparsholt College’s Countryside Day is just the ticket. The beautiful campus will be open for visitors to experience first-hand the great outdoors, whether that’s practicing your casting with Orvis, trying your hand at clay pigeon shooting, coppicing, climbing a tree or trailer-tractor rides!
Hampshire Fare will be offering the Taste of Hampshire, a celebration of the region’s finest food and drink with local chef demonstrations and a fantastic range of tasty treats from local producers.
Come and watch chefs in action
10.15 Andy MacKenzie, Lainston House Hotel
11am Damian Brown, Chesil Rectory
12pm Dan Gover, The PIG Hotel
1.30pm Iain Longhorn, HH&Co, Lime Wood Hotel
2.30pm Luke Matthews, Chewton Glen Hotel
Enjoy tasty goodies from local producers
Bad Boys Biltong
A Basing Bakes
Farmers' Choice Free Range Ltd
Tutts and Clump Cider
Chalk Stream Foods
MoMos Artisan Preserves
The Hog Shack
Tatchbury Manor Farm
Hampshire Downs Fine Cider Company
The Little Kitchen Company
Attractions for 2017 are Hampshire Fire and Rescue demonstrations, Runner Ducks, Sheep Shearing, Sheep and Gun dog displays, Cattle showing, Horse-logging, Stihl, Help for Heroes Bear, Show-jumping, Pony Rides, Adam’s Axemen and much much more. Our submission for the RHS Chelsea Flower show will also be on display for all to marvel at! Enjoy a variety of foods whilst listening to the Ocean Brass Band and Threepenny Bit Folk and Ceilidh Band, rounding the day off with a country cream tea. Come and join us for a fantastic family day out!
Click this link to book tickets
Family (2 adults and 2 children): £25.00
Child (4-16 yrs): £7.00
Senior (over 65+): £8.00
Children 3 yrs and under: Free
Tickets are non-refundable.
Please print your email confirmation and bring it with you on the day
Sorry, no dogs with the exception of recognised assistance dogs.