Coniston Country Fair 23rd July, 2013

Coniston Country Fair is a traditional agricultural and countryside fair set on the shores of Coniston Water and against the magnificent backdrop of Coniston Old Man. The entertainment at Coniston Hall will include a Herdwick sheep and sheepdog show and shows for fell foxhounds, terriers, beagles and lurchers, as well as traditional Cumbrian walking sticks.

 Sports include a traditional Cumberland and Westmorland wrestling competition, archery and terrier racing throughout the afternoon. The Coniston Country Fair also features a six mile senior fell race from the show field on the shores of Lake Coniston to the top of Coniston Old Man and back.

The 2013 event will feature a falconry display by Ridgeside Falconry and Furness Morris Men will be performing throughout the afternoon. A craft marquee will offer some superb Lake District crafts and there will be trade stands, refreshments, amusements and much more.

Admission: Adults £6:00 Concessions for under 12's Free Parking