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

We look forward to seeing you at this year’s Smallholding & Countryside Festival on the 21st & 22nd May 2022.

SHOWGROUND

The 150 acre Royal Welsh Showground is open all year round. We host an array of exciting events set against the spectacular views of the Welsh countryside.

The Showground boasts many different venues catering for a variety of occasions such as weddings, business meetings, conferences, concerts, exhibitions and much more.

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.

ROYAL WELSH SHOW COMPETITIONS

You can find all of the schedules for the Royal Welsh Show here.

Livestock

Entries are now closed.

Contact our Livestock Department:
Email: livestock@rwas.co.uk

Log into your account here.

 

Non-Livestock Competitions

See schedules below for non-livestock competitions.
To enter any of the competitions please use the link below.

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Entry closing dates:

  • Treefelling – 6th May 2022 (Closed)
  • Homecrafts – 16th May 2022 (Closed)
  • Sheepdog Trials – 3rd June (Closed)
  • Horticulture – 10th June (Closed)
  • Stick Making – 10th June (Closed)
  • Dairy Produce – 10th June (Closed)
  • Welsh National Honey Show – 13th June (Closed)
  • Wood Chopping – 18th June (Extended from 10th June)
  • Tug of War – 22nd June
  • Shearing and Woolhandling – 24th June (Extended from 17th June)
  • Farriery – 24th June
  • Ornamental Ironwork – 24th June
  • Pet Section – 4th July
  • Rabbits – 11th July

The Great Royal Welsh Bloom Off

Have you ever thought you’d like to have a go at Floral Art but are not sure where to begin?  Well, we have the perfect stepping stone for you at this year’s Royal Welsh Show in the Horticulture Marquee on Tuesday 19 July 2022 – ‘The Great Royal Welsh Bloom Off’.

Don’t let the title put you off! This competition is purely for those who have not previously competed in Floral Art at the Show or Winter Fair, and no previous experience is required.  All the materials needed will be provided and the renowned florist, Jonathan Lloyd Davies, will be on hand to guide you through the first round of the competition.

Please complete the entry form by Friday 8th July and return to Amanda Burton at amanda@rwas.co.uk. There is no entry fee.

The RWAS is most grateful to Jonathan Lloyd Davies for his generous sponsorship of this competition by supplying all the materials and providing a £150 cash prize, and of course for his expertise.

‘On Stage’ Programme Horticulture Marquee

Come and learn how to prepare your plants and vegetables ready for showing at next year’s show at the Horticulture Marquee, including the Great Royal Welsh Bloom Off, A Beginners Guide to Showing, Giant Veg, Sweet Peas, Gardening and Floral Art.

See which stands will be in the Horticulture Marquee.


 

Check out all the results from the 100th Royal Welsh Show in 2019.

Need some help with your livestock entries? Get in touch...
Charlotte
Livestock Officer
Telephone
01982 554413