Country show season is about to get in full swing, so here are a selection of the key dates for summer 2024.

Northumberland County Show kicked things off on Saturday, May 25, with its usual wide variety of exhibitions, displays, equestrian events and high-quality livestock competitions.

Malton Show

Sunday, June 30

Scampston Park, Malton, YO17 8NG.

Great Yorkshire Show

Tuesday, July 9 to Friday, July 12

Great Yorkshire Showground, Harrogate, HG2 8NZ.

Darlington and Stockton Times: Judging underway at the 2023 Great Yorkshire Show Picture: SARAH CALDECOTT

Borrowby Show

Saturday, July 27

Hillside Rural Activities Park, Knayton, YO7 4AX.

Aldborough and Boroughbridge Show

Sunday, July 28

Newby Hall, Ripon, HG4 5AE.

Ryedale Show

Tuesday, July 30

Welburn Park, Kirkbymoorside, YO62 7HQ.

Osmotherley Show

Saturday, August 3

Home Farm, Thimbleby, near Northallerton, DL6 3PY.

Sedgefield Show

Saturday, August 10

Robert Brown Showfield, West Park, Sedgefield, TS21 2BX.

Danby Show

Wednesday, August 14

Danby Showground, Danby, YO21 2NQ.

Rosedale Show

Saturday, August 17

Milburn Arms Field at Rosedale Abbey.

Wensleydale Show

Saturday, August 24

Leyburn Showground, DL8 5JG.

Darlington and Stockton Times: The Wensleydale Show

Reeth Show

Monday, August 26

Reeth, DL11 6AR.

Farndale Show

Monday, August 26

Mackeridge Lane, Farndale, YO62 7LE.

Weardale Show

Saturday, Aug 31

St. John's Chapel, DL13 1QF.

Darlington and Stockton Times: Climbing wall at the show

Bilsdale Show

Saturday, Aug 31

On the Stokesley to Helmsley road, B1257, TS9 7JS.

Moorcock Show

Sunday, September 1

Mossdale on the A684 Hawes to Sedbergh Road.

Wolsingham Show

Saturday, September 7 and Sunday, September 8

Scotch Isle Park, Durham Road, Wolsingham, DL13 3JG.

Muker Show

Wednesday, September 4

Muker, DL11 6QG.

Kildale Show

Saturday, September 7

Village Hall Field, Kildale, YO21 2RG.

Bowes Show

Saturday, Sep 14

Home Farm, Gilmonby, Bowes, DL12 9LX.

Stanhope Show

Saturday, September 14 and Sunday, September 15

Unthank Park, Stanhope, DL13 2PQ.

Stokesley Show

Saturday, September 21

Stokesley, TS9 5JL.

Nidderdale Show

Sunday, September 22

Bewerley Park, Pateley Bridge, HG3 5BD.