What time does the Showgrounds open?

The Showgrounds opens for Exhibitors at 8am

The Showgrounds open to the public at 9am

What time does the Showgrounds close?


Where are the Showgrounds?

Just off N40 heading west. We are between Bishopstown and Ballincollig.

Visit our LOCATION page to get the map location. 

Where do I get tickets?

Buy Tickets online or buy on the day at the gate

How much are tickets?

€20 adults, €15 Student/OAPs, 12-16 year olds €5, under 12s are free

Is there a pet dog show? Do I enter on the day? What time?

Yes, there a pet dog show.

Yes, entries are taken on the day.

Entries open 12.30pm.  Show starts at 2pm

I'm showing animals, do I need to pay an entry fee as well?

Every animal exhibitor gets one pass per animal, to a maximum of 4 animals.

Do I get a physical pass sent to me in the post if showing animals?

No.  When you arrive at the Showgrounds with your animal(s) you will be allowed.

I'm exhibiting in the Arts & Crafts, when do I bring my exhibit to the showgrounds?

Between 2.30-4.30pm on Friday 17th June

I'm exhibiting in the Floral Art, when do I bring my exhibit to the Showgrounds?

Between 4-pm on Friday

I'm exhibiting in the Floral Art and/Arts & Crafts, do I need to pay to go into the Show?

When you bring your exhibit to the showgrounds on Friday afternoon/evening you wll be given a Collection pass that allows you to return free of charge after 4pm on Sunday. If you wish to visit the show any time before this you will need to pay the full admisssion price.

Is there music?

Yes - there is a full schedule each day