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Tinahely Show


The 84th Tinahely Agricultural Show

The Tinahely Agricultural Show is a celebration of the richness of rural Ireland’s traditions, it’s people and their way of life.

It is a fantastic family day out with live entertainment for kids and adults and an endless list of competitions and displays.

There is a palpable festival atmosphere as you walk around the massive show grounds to the parade rings, the exhibit marquees and the entertainment sections.

Founded eighty four years ago, the show is the second largest agricultural show in Ireland attracting over 20,000 visitors annually with over 200 trade stands. The event features the best of rural life with agricultural competitions, entertainment, crafts, novelty events, amusements, fashion and much more.

Key attractions include:
• Country music legends – Derek Ryan, Stuart Moyles, Olivia Douglas and Theresa & the Stars
• Everyday wellness – accessible wellness information to people of all ages – physical, mental, emotional and spiritual.
• Livestock local, national and championship competitions
• Rathwood Fashion Show featuring Deirdre Minogue and Oonagh Conroy with MC Marietta Doran
• Arts and Crafts
• Over 200 trade stands
• Farm to Fork – authentic local artisan food producers
• Pony Club games and show jumping
• Pet’s Corner
• Dog show
• Junior arts and crafts
• Fun Fair

So whether you want a fun filled family day out or want to showcase your products, company, crafts or livestock, join us for what promises to be another successful and unique event on August bank holiday Monday.

Tinahely Show Launch
Join us to celebrate the launch of the 2019 Tinahely Show at the Courthouse, Tinahely on July 4th at 7.00pm. Enjoy music, food and arts and crafts exhibitions and find out about the new and exciting attractions at this year’s show.

Message from the Show Chair person

As Chairman of Tinahely Agricultural Show I would like to invite you to visit our Show at Fairwood Park on Monday August 5th 2019.The show has grown from strength to strength over 84 years to justly earn the title as the second largest agricultural show in Ireland.

This fun filled family day out represents the heartbeat of rural Ireland. We are proud of our 400 strong volunteer force who demonstrate the best of community spirit, coming together to deliver a top quality show.
Every year we work with our business community, show exhibitors, sponsors and competitors to improve the show. We are always open to new ideas and welcome new volunteers
This year our show co-ordinators are Lorraine (outdoor/general) and Dolores (indoor). If you would like to get involved and become a volunteer, please contact the show office. Phone (0402) 34922 or E-mail. info@tinahelyshow.ie
I would like to especially thank the Rothwell family, Mr. Antony D’Arcy, and Mr. Alfie Hill for the use of their lands as well as our voluntary workers, community groups, sponsors, trade stands and class exhibitors for their continued support in making the Show a success each year
Please save the date for the 84th Tinahely Agricultural Show on Monday 5th August 2019.
We look forward to seeing you there.
Thomas McDonald
Chairman, Tinahely Agricultural Show
Phone 0402 34922. E-mail. info@tinahelyshow.ie
For full details of this year’s show visit the website at www.tinahelyshow.ie
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In addition, for anyone who wishes to enter their precious pets, there are 5 categories, varying from the newest and the most unusual. So if you have something a little bit different, come and show all the other pet lovers your special friend. People of all ages are encouraged to display their precious pets in this annual event. Its only 3euro to enter each cage with the chance to win great prizes.

Please come visit us in the Pets corner. Look forward to seeing you all there. Promises to be a great day. Contact Aisling for further details regarding your pets on 085 8001555.