The West of England Game Fair – the first major game fair of the year

The Show is open from 9am – 5pm both days

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

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

Check out the new West of England shoot Awards and also the West of England Photo competition 

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Guns

  • An amazing selection of gun companies and accessories in the Showering Pavilion
  • Clay Shoot with Bristol Clay Shooting: A 50 clay English Sporting competition (Parking for clay shooters in purple car park – gun safe available with Bristol Clay Shooting)
  • BASC Shotgun Coaching
  • ATEO 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. Hywel Morgan – Fly Casting Champion will also have a stand in the fishing area. Come along and meet the expert and ask advice

Nothing but the best for your dogs!

  • BASC Gundog Scurries (No on site parking for Gundog Scurry Entries – parking in the purple car park)
  • Tests for Retrievers and Spaniels with M & M Gundogs (1 entry per dog per day)
  • Gundog clinics
  • Gundog training demonstrations with Mullenscote Gundogs
  • Terrier & Lurcher Shows, Lurcher Racing and coursing, Family Dog Show (No on-site parking for Terrier & Lurcher Show Entries – parking very close by) – schedules available soon
  • Whippet Racing on both days
  • Gundog Training accessories and equipment
  • Gundog parade to music (Sunday)

Dynamic Displays

  • Top field sports experts in the indoor and outdoor arenas
  • Wildfowling with Chris Green
  • Fly Casting with Hywel Morgan
  • Ferret racing and static display in the Edmund Rack Pavilion with Avon Valley Ferrets
  • Ferret displays in the indoor arena with Simon Whitehead – Pakefield Ferrets
  • Gundog training with Mullenscote Gundogs
  • Terrier & Lurcher Display
  • Gundog Parade to music (Sunday) in the indoor arena
  • Hunt Parade (Sunday) in the outdoor arena with a horn blowing competition
  • Falconry demonstrations and static display with Xtreme Falconry
  • Game Cookery demonstrations in the Taste of Game Cookery Theatre (Mendip Hall)
  • 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.

 

BASC

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

Music

Come and enjoy some folk-rock music at this year’s West of England Game Fair with The Leylines. They are guaranteed to have you up on your feet… dancing!

Have-a-go activities

Here’s just a few of the amazing activities we have on offer:

  • Archery
  • BASC Gundog Scurries
  • Air Rifles including a junior competition (under 13 year olds)
  • Terrier & Lurcher shows
  • Fly tying
  • NTSA Rifle Range
  • Children’s activities – crafts and garden games
  • Clay shooting
  • Net making
  • Bushcraft
  • Animal calls
  • Catapult Association – Airsoft and paintball
  • Skittles Challenge

Smallholders

Celebrate country living with demonstrations, a dedicated poultry & livestock area, or shop around for hand crafted products and smallholder equipment

News

Shooting Season photo competition The West of England Game Fair announces their shooting season photo competition... Read more   >
West of England Shoot awards 2019 The West of England Game Fair announces the launch of the West of England Shoot Awards 2019 Read more   >
Ten great reasons to attend the West of England Game Fair… This is a great social event for those interested in field sports Read more   >