Sparsholt College Countryside Day

Sparsholt College Countryside Day

Join Hampshire Fare at this year's Sparsholt College's Countryside Day.

This fantastic family day out is packed with entertainment, foodie treats, live music and retail therapy sounds. The beautiful campus will be open for visitors to experience first-hand the great outdoors, whether that’s practicing your fly fishing, trying your hand at clay pigeon shooting, coppicing, climbing a tree or trailer-tractor rides!

In conjunction with Hampshire Fare, there is a celebration of the region’s finest food and drink with local chef demonstrations and a fantastic range of tasty treats from local producers. 

Hampshire Fare Cookery Theatre Programme

10.15am to 11.15am – Andy Mackenzie, Exclusive Academy Lainston House 

11.30 am to 12.15 – Kelly Barfoot and Kate Martin, Boxxfresh 

12.30 to 1.15pm – James Durrant, Ideal Collection 

1.30pm – 2.15pm – Taste of Game 

2.30pm - 3.15pm – Luke Matthews, Chewton Glen 

3.30pm – 4.15pm- Phil Yeomans, Marwell Hotel 

Many other activities include Zorbs, off-road segways, archery, pony rides, pedal-tractor Grand Prix and over 60 country craft exhibitors. Attractions for 2018 are Gun Dog display, Sheep Dogs, Duck racing, Cattle show, Hampshire Fire and Rescue demo, Shire Horse logging, Help for Heroes Bears, Sparsholt’s entry for The RHS Chelsea Flower Show, Ferret racing, Face painting, and much much more. Enjoy a fantastic variety of foods whilst listening to live music. Come and join us for a tremendous family day out!

Hampshire Fare Members include:

A Basing Bakes | Bad Boys Biltong | Betteridge’s Brewery | Boxxfresh Ltd | Chalice Mead | Chalk Stream Foods | Eco German Kitchens | Harewood Forest Venison | MASH Brewery | Olives Direct | Parsonage Farm | Riverford Organic Farmers | Tatchbury Manor Farm | The Garlic Farm | The Nut Butter Company | Winchester Distillery

Ticket information:

Family Ticket (2 Adults/2 Children) – £25 – £19*
Adult Ticket – £10 – £7*
Child 4-16 years – £7 – £5*
Senior 60+ – £8 – £6*
Children under 4 – Free
*Early Bird Discount up to Saturday 28th April 2018

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Tickets are non-refundable.

Please print your email confirmation and bring it with you on the day.

Sorry, no dogs with the exception of recognised assistance dogs.



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