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More than a Country Fayre!

Throughout the day there will be animal introductions, giving you a chance to learn about our rescue animals and the work that we do. There will also be lots of fun activities to take part in, including a Hobby Horse Gymkhana, Egg Collecting, making Cat Toys and playing the Rabbit Game. For details of timings head on over to the Events page.

Country Fayre 2018

That’s not all - the Novelty Dog show starts at 12:00 with classes for all breeds to take part in. Do you have the Best condition Male or Female, does your pup have the waggiest tail, is your dog an MGAR rescue – there’s classes for them too! Perhaps your dog does some nifty tricks or has the most appealing eyes that would melt any heart? All these classes and more will be open to enter on the day.

We will be welcoming a selection of Dorset’s finest with local crafts, produce and refreshments, not to mention our giant tombola with fabulous prizes. There’ll also be a selection of vintage cars on display, emergency service vehicles, birds of prey and musical entertainment. Oh and they’ll be hay bales to sit on and relax to give a real country feel as you sip your cider.

There are also 3 great competitions to enter in the lead up to Country Fayre, where you can win a behind the scenes tour of MGAR Church Knowle Rehoming and Visitor Centre, as well as social media fame and possibly the chance to see your photos used on future MGAR promotions!

Comp Lozenge

Scare the Crows – create your very own scarecrow

Get focused & start snapping – calling all budding photographers 

Get Jammin – a tradition among Country Fayre’s everywhere – Jam making 

To find out more, download entry forms and terms & conditions simply click on the competition titles above.

All the fun of the Country Fayre starts at 11:00 and runs all day until 16:00, it’s going to be an amazing day out for all the family and with adult, child and family tickets available at great value for money prices, you really can’t afford to miss out!

Adults £4 / Children £2.50 (up to 12 years old) 

Family Tickets: 
£10 up to 2 adults and 3 children
£12 up to 2 adults and 5 children

We can’t wait to welcome you! Keep an eye on our events and facebook pages for updates.

All money raised will go towards helping our rescue animals.

Here's a look back at the fun we've had at previous shows - enjoy...

Kim Lillington CF 2016 (12)  CK 004 FFD4 cf18 CK 002 CK 001 CK 003 FFD1 FFD5 Country Fayre Steam

Donna Vincent