Shrule & District Club Annual Show and Fun Day
Sunday 11th June 2017 , Castlehackett Estate,
Belclare, Tuam, Co. Galway
<– Watch for direction signs with this logo on route to the venue
* All types of vintage vehicles will be on display – tractors, cars, motorbikes,
commercial trucks, 4X4s, construction and industrial vehicles, fire engines.
Motor sport vehicles and modified car section new this year
* There will be vintage working displays and demonstrations with threshing, block making, stone crushing, and stationary engines in operation.
The 9th annual vintage show promises to be a very family focused event with amazing attractions for all and free for children. This year, we have organised:
Free Bouncy slides
Free Pet farm
Free Horse and Trap rides
Free Birds of prey
Bumper cars – 16
Craft stalls – bee keeping, butter making, cake stands, coppersmith, straw basket making, spinning,
Driving simulators and roll over car demonstrations
Dog show with competitive and fun classes like best tricks, fancy dress etc
Pick a yellow duck game
Live music all afternoon
Automotive Stalls for the enthusiast
- Wide variety of food including hog roasts, crepes, ice cream etc
7 Serious Classes (1st, 2nd and 3rd prizes for each)
Puppy – 5 months to 12 months ,Working , Gun dogs including hounds , Pastoral , Toy , Utility, Mixed Breeds
10 Fun Classes (1 prize and gift for all attendees)
Dogs you would like to take home
Fancy Dress Dogs , Best girl handling , Best boy handling ,Best woman handling
Best man handling , Best handler at show , Best of show – 1st of above classes
Best reserve in show , Best tricks
– A new attraction sweeping across the Irish Festival scene this summer is live pig racing, yes racing with real live pigs! When the trap door is open, the 6 specially trained pigs will jump over hurdles as they gallop down the track towards the finishing line.
Special notes for exhibitors
* No entry fee for driver and one passenger of vintage & classic exhibits.
* All exhibitors are requested to be on site by 12.00 noon.
* Stewards will assist and direct parking of all exhibits – please co-operate.
* Each exhibitor will be presented with a commemorative plaque.
* Accommodation is available locally. List is available here.
* On site parking is available for exhibits on Saturday night.
Sat Nav co-ordinates are: 53.493331,-8.977633.
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For exhibitors and traders we have provided a list of accomodation within a 20 mile radius of our show grounds, Castlehackett Estate,
Belclare, Tuam, Co. Galway.