The Royal Welsh Agricultural Society has played a leading role in the development of agriculture and the rural economy in Wales for over a century, since its formation in 1904.

Today our work includes providing support for business, social welfare and education in rural communities, and the organisation and staging of our ever-popular society events; the Smallholding and Countryside Festival, the Royal Welsh Show  and the Winter Fair.

SMALLHOLDING AND COUNTRYSIDE FESTIVAL

Royal Welsh Showground, Llanelwedd, Builth Wells, Powys. LD2 3SY

Smallholding & Countryside Festival 2021 – Cancelled due to COVID-19

We look forward to seeing you at next years Smallholding & Countryside Festival 2022

Please see information below how you can get involved with our competitions for this years Virtual Royal Welsh Show.

Children’s Competitions

*All entries to be sent to marketing@rwas.co.uk by 12pm on the 18th July 2021*

*Please note that with submitting your entry and video you are giving consent for us to announce your child’s name and show their video / image on our social media platforms and the virtual Royal Welsh show if they have been successful.*

*Winners will be announced during the week of the virtual Royal Welsh Show 19th- 22nd July 2021*

*Winners will receive Free entry to the next Royal Welsh show for themselves and 1 adult*

Young Handlers

From Heifers to Hunters, Silkies to Saddlebacks, Toggenburgs to Texels we would love to see your Young Handler entries for this year’s Virtual Royal Welsh Show!

  • The video is to be between 1–2 minutes long
  • Remember to record the video in landscape orientation
  • The video must include; you showing your chosen animal in their usual format of showcasing the animal, your name, age and an interesting fact about the animal you are showing.
  • The competition is open to anyone 16 and under
  • The competition is open for you to show any animal

The Most Creative Fruit or Vegetable Animal

Whether you use a bright white curly cauliflower or some deep shiny red tomatoes, send us a picture of your best and unusual creation.

  •  Send us a picture of your fruit or vegetable animal
  • The competition is open to anyone 16 and under

Best Up-Cycled Sustainable Garden Project

Have you made any new pieces for your garden using recyclable items, send us your pictures of your new plant pots to hanging baskets that you have created.

  • Send a picture of your creation to us
  • This competition is open to anyone 16 and under

3 Decorated ‘Bee’ themed biscuits

Do you like decorating things that you can eat? Why not have a go and decorate 3 biscuits with a Bumblebee theme.

  • Send us a picture of your best decorated biscuits
  • This competition is open to anyone 16 and under

Ornamental Ironwork Lockdown Creations

We would love to see your creations that you have made with anything associated with farriery or ironwork through lockdown.

  • Send us a picture of your creation
  • It must have been handmade and not bought as a finished item
  • The competition is open to anyone of any age
  • Entries to be sent to marketing@rwas.co.uk by 12pm on the 18 July 2021
  • By submitting an entry to us you are giving consent for us to announce your name and image on our social media platforms and the virtual Royal Welsh show if you have been successful.
  • Free entry to the next Royal Welsh show will be awarded to the winner.