Country Fair Events
|The 19th Lowther Run|
The Lowther Run (half marathon distance) is a rough road and cross
country course through the lovely and picturesque Haweswater Valley
and Lowther Castle Park.
|Hound Show |
Champions of each section will be presented in the Main Arena during
the Grand Parade of Hounds. All entries to be paraded in Grand Parade
in the Main Arena. All hunt staff are requested to show in uniform.
Entry Fee : 75p per ferret – Entries taken on field from 9.30am (Limited
Judging commences at 12.30pm PROMPT
|Shepherds Crooks and Sticks|
Each stick entered 75p – Entrants exhibiting 10 or more sticks will
receive free entry to the show. Entries close 26th July 2002
Open to all Registered Farriers and Apprentices of Registered Farriers.
Especially suitable for those who normally travel with their equipment.
To be ready to start at 10.00am PROMPT
|Mini-Beast Huting on the River Lowther|
Ever wondered what all those creepy crawlies are that you find under
rocks in the river? Well here’s your chance to find out.
|Hunter Breeding & Working Hunters||Sun|
|Open Poultry Show|
Crystal trophy given by the Lowther Committee and rosette for Best
Hen or Bantam Exhibit in Egg Section. Crystal trophy and rosette for
Best Waterfowl Exhibit Egg.
|Dog Show, Dog Novelty and Jump for Joy||Sun|
|Working Terrier Show |
Once again a qualifier for the Countryside Alliance International
|Lurcher Show |
Champion Lurcher chosen from the winners of classes 3 – 10 will receive
“The Greyhound”, a fine figurine kindly donated by Border
Fine Arts of Scotland, the reserve will receive a Crystal Goblet and
Rosette. All winners will receive a bag of dog food.
|Event Day Hunting Exhibition||Sat & Sun|
The Famous Grouse Fishing Event
Ladies and Wheelchair Anglers will be judged on the Best Performance over the two days.
|Sat & Sun|
|Clay Pigeon Shooting|
Please remember factory loaded fiber wadded or felt cartridges only to be used.
Together they have been giving their marvellous gundog demonstrations at Lowther since the country fair began.
|Sat & Sun|
This is a working exhibition where the Exhibitors are willing to discuss
their activities. Exhibitors include:
Taxidermist, Wildlife/Countryside Artists, Fly Tier, Stick Dressers,
Bee Keeper, Antique Chair Restorers, Chair Bodger/Pole Lathe, Trap
Collector, Rush Seating, NPI Red Alert
|Sat & Sun|
|Archery||Sat & Sun|
|Catapults||Sat & Sun|
|Rifle Shooting||Sat & Sun|
|Target Golf||Sat & Sun|
|Laser Shooting||Sat & Sun|
Our Events fall into three main categories…
Choose from above to learn more about our exciting range of events for all the family.