An exciting programme

This year’s Chatsworth Country Fair promises to be spectacular:

  • dazzling displays on horseback
  • daring motorcycle stunts
  • a human flight team
  • aerobatics

Watch some of the nation’s favourite chefs show off their talents and sample foodie delights in the fine food village.

In the showground, there’s something for everyone from fishing to falconry, vintage cars to hot air balloons. Plus, there’s all the fun of the fair.

Book before midnight on 28 August to save up to 10% on gate prices and under 14s go free.

Special offers for visitors to Chatsworth Country Fair

We're delighted to offer the following discounts for country fair ticket holders wishing to extend their visit to include the house and garden:  

  • Get a house & garden ticket for £10 (£8 child) on the day of your country fair visit.
  • Get a garden ticket for £5 (£3 child) on the day of your visit to Chatsworth Country Fair.

Furthermore, enjoy 10% off brunch, lunch or afternoon tea when you book a table for the day of your visit to the country fair. To enjoy this discount at the Flying Childers restaurant, book by calling 01246 565389, or for the Cavendish restaurant, 01246 565390.

To qualify for these offers, simply ensure you get your hand stamped as you exit the Chatsworth Country Fair through the pedestrian gates, and present your stamped hand on entry to Chatsworth House/Garden, or when you arrive for your restaurant booking.

Terms & conditions: Maximum one discounted Chatsworth attraction ticket per country fair visitor and maximum one discounted meal per country fair visitor. Offers only valid on the day of your visit to the Chatsworth Country Fair, when displaying a valid country fair pass out stamp for that day. Restaurant offers only available to bookings made at least 24 hours in advance by phone. Not valid in conjunction with any other offer.

Spectacular outdoor event

The Country Fair is one of England's most spectacular annual outdoor events. Held in Chatsworth Park, it attracts large crowds from all over the country.

Massed pipe and military bands, demonstrations and parades, hot air balloons, parachuting and over 300 varied trade stands and rural crafts make this a memorable event with something for everyone.

An exciting Grand Ring programme takes place over the weekend, with displays ranging from a vintage car parade to the hot air balloon races and terrier racing. A sporting clay pigeon shoot takes place and the bouncy castle and old time fairground are always popular with children.

Many of England's heritage of country sports and pastimes are on show including armed service displays, horse shoeing, ferret racing, archery and sheep dog trials.

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Looking for somewhere to stay?

We have a collection of hotels, inns, cottages and restaurants on and around the Chatsworth estate that will make your visit that little bit more comfortable and special. Visit our website to find out more and to book online.

View our special offers in the Stables restaurants for Gold Friends

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