The West of England Game Fair (formerly The Westcountry Game Fair) – the first major game fair of the year – the best in the West

Saturday 18th & Sunday 19th March 2017 

9.00am until 5.00pm both days

The West of England Game Fair is an important countryside event, supported by the British Association for Shooting & Conservation (BASC), Gunstar and The Countryman’s Weekly

Great for field sports: Shooting, fishing and gun dogs. Also a large array of country food, local producers and a Game Cookery Theatre

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  • An amazing selection of gun companies and accessories in the Showering Pavilion
  • Clay Shoot with Bristol Clay Shooting: A 50-bird shoot and have-a-go
  • BASC Shooting School
  • Air Rifles
  • NTSA Rifle Range

Fishing area

  • Fishing accessories, flies and fly tying, clothing, demonstrations and have a go fly casting in the Sedgemoor Hall

Nothing but the best for your dogs!

  • BASC Gundog Scurries
  • Tests for Retrievers and Spaniels with M & M Gundogs (1 entry per dog per day)
  • Gundog clinics
  • Gundog training demonstrations with Gamegoer
  • Terrier & Lurcher Shows, Lurcher Racing and coursing, Family Dog Show
  • Whippet Racing on both days
  • Gundog Training accessories and equipment
  • Gundog parade (Sunday)
  • Click for Terrier Show Schedule, Lurcher Show Schedule and Family Dog Show Schedule

Dynamic Demonstrations

Top field sports experts in the indoor and outdoor arenas

  • Wildfowling with Chris Green
  • Fly Casting with Hywel Morgan
  • Ferret & Long Netting displays with Avon Valley Ferrets
  • Gundog training with Gamegoer
  • Terrier & Lurcher Displays
  • Gundog Parade (Sunday)
  • Falconry with Ben Long
  • Ferret racing
  • and more

Vintage Tractors

  • Step back in time and see fabulously restored tractors, engines, vehicles and farming equipment: Massey Ferguson; Lister; Wolseley; Jacobsen; Petter; BSA Major and more


  • Archery
  • Air Rifles
  • Fly Casting competition
  • Fly tying
  • NTSA Rifle Range
  • Children’s activities
  • Clay shooting
  • Net making
  • Blacksmithing
  • Bushcraft
  • Animal calls
  • Catapult Association – Airsoft and paintball
  • Skittles Challenge


  • BASC on the balcony – a variety of stands including Wildfowling experts; Deer area (including head measuring); Game Tasting; Gunsmith, membership
  • Farlap Photography pet portrait studio on the balcony
  • Shooting School
  • Gundog Scurries and Tests
  • Air Rifles
  • Gundog Clinics
  • Taste of Game Cookery Theatre in the Mendip Hall

This is a show not to be missed!


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