Country Fair

Coniston country fair offers the family/visitor a chance to experience a traditional country fair.The fair takes place in the unique lakeside setting of Coniston Hall against the magnificent backdrop of Coniston Old Man and is a prime attraction to thousands of visitors and locals alike. It includes RAF Helicopter display Herdwick sheep show craft marquee ferret racing /showgun dog demo/scurry Cumberland & Westmorland wrestling stick show children's sports egg throwing competitionfoxhound/terrier/lurcher show dog show pet showterrier racingdemo of Lakeland crafts sheep clipping competiton refreshments beer tent/bar 40 trade stands sideshows etc.Including Coniston country fair Classic Old Man fell race of 6miles/2400 feet elevation approximately at 14.00. Free race entry on the day runners pay country fair entry. From Coniston Hall (GR 303963) on shores of lake Coniston to top of Old Man and back a race which dates back to1978. Lots of free car parking and toilets. Camping available locally at Coniston Hall 015394 41223or Hawkshead 015394 436374 or NT campsites at Low Wray or Great Langdale.

Venue

Coniston

Cumbria LA21 8EH

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Map reference: SD 304975


Contact

Tel: 0845 272 0004
country-fair

Event Details

Sun 18 Jul 2010 12:00 to 18:00

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