Dore Show

Dore Show 2017

The Dore Show 2017 will be held on Saturday 9th September in the Old School, the Methodist Church Hall and on the village green.

The charity we will be supporting this year is The Weston Park Cancer Appeal.

Entertainment will be provided by Oughtibridge Brass Band, Dore Primary School gymnastic team, Sparky Marky, the Alpaca Farm display of animals. Newfoundland charity dog rides, Face painting and other exciting attractions.

As in previous years there are plenty of opportunities to enter exhibits and compete for prizes, with 70 categories available. Information about these categories and how to submit entries are in the documents below. All of these documents can be printed so that you can arrive at the Show with your entry forms already completed.

Please note that registration commences at 8:45am and finishes at 10:30 am.
The exhibitions close at 4:30pm and the auction commences shortly afterwards at 4:40pm.
Exhibits in the Methodist Church Hall may be removed between 5pm and 6pm.
Exhibits in the Old School may not be removed before the auction is finished. This is usually at about 5:15 pm and must be removed by 6:30pm.

Class List: Doc PDF
Exhibit Rules: Doc PDF
Entry Form: Doc PDF

Cups will be awarded to the winning entries in each section and cash prizes to the winners of each category within each section: 1st prize £5, 2nd prize £3, 3rd prize £1.

The Founders Cup will be awarded for the outstanding exhibit of the show.

Dore Show Committee 2016
Chairwoman and Show Secretary: Ms C Stark. Hon Treasurer: Mrs S Severs. Committee members: Mrs R Darrall; Mr D Hayes; Mrs S Hayes; Mrs E Nicholls; Mrs J Owen; Mr A Pack; Mrs M Watson;

If you have any suggestions about the format or content of the Show, or you would like to help with the organisation and planning for next year (or with activities on the day), please send an email to

*Adobe Reader version 7.0 or higher, or an equivalent PDF document reader, is required to view the PDF version of this file. The DOC version is compatible with all versions of Microsoft Word 97-2007, and OpenOffice 2 and 3. Click here to download the latest version of Adobe Reader for free. (Link will open in a new window).