10 May 2025

About Us

The Nottinghamshire County Show showcases and educates the importance of the agricultural industry. Celebrating all aspects of agriculture including food production and the local countryside and send out a reminder of how important agriculture is to the local economy, our food industry and our way of life.
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How do we do this?

We organise agricultural shows and events including the Nottinghamshire County Show to celebrate the best of Nottinghamshire’s farming, food and countryside communities. The shows that Newark and Nottinghamshire Agricultural Society organise are:

Nottinghamshire County Show – www.nottinghamshirecountyshow.com

Vintage Tractor and Heritage Show – www.newarkvintagetractorshow.com

Midlands Machinery Show – www.midlandsmachineryshow.com

These events are run by the show team, with tremendous help and support from a dedicated band of volunteers and Council members to whom we are enormously grateful.

Grants, Apprenticeships and Awards

The society provides grants, apprenticeships and awards to those learning or working within agriculture. The awards we offer are:

  • Midlands Agricultural Engineering Apprenticeship Awards

  • Agricultural Education Development Grant 

  • Long Service Awards

  • Service to Agriculture Awards

Operate a trading business

Newark Showground is owned by the NNAS and has developed the showground over the years to become a premier events destination in the East Midlands hosting over 500 events a year. The commercial revenue from the Showground is used by the NNAS to fund its charitable objectives.

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Join today for free and fast track admission, use of the Members’ Pavillion, complimentary afternoon tea and more…

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