Wednesday 24 July 2019


Welcome to the official website of the Dunster Country Fair, West Somerset’s biggest Country Fair offering fun and entertainment for the whole family!


In addition to the main ring attractions which has a busy schedule throughout the day, the Village Green also has lots of demonstrations and interactive displays, there’s a large number of Trade Stands, the wonderful Craft Tent plus plenty of food and liquid refreshment on offer!


Dunster Country Fair is held in the picturesque setting of Dunster Castle Lawns by kind permission of The Dunster Estate. This year the fair will be celebrating 44 years from the early beginnings, as a Donkey Derby held in West Somerset. The Dunster Country Fair has grown to become one of West Somerset’s premier attractions - it’s a fun day out for all the family!


We sincerely hope you will join us at Dunster Country Fair on Wednesday 27 July 2022, starting at 10 am 

(gates open 8.30 am).

Main Ring Attractions for 2022:
  • Shetland Pony Grand National

  • Hawkeye Falconry

  • British Scurry & Trials Driving

  • Vintage Tractors

  • Display by Portuguese Lusitano Horses

  • Pony Club Games



Other Attractions include:
  • Exmoor Pony Society Show

  • South West Fell Pony Society Show

  • Terry Moules Racing Ferrets

  • Wessex K9 Dancers

  • Large Hound Show

  • The Exmouth Miniature Railway

  • Mr Punch (Punch and Judy)

  • South West Group Shetland Pony Show

  • Ron Kings Hot Six

  • Family Dog Show and Dog Agility

  • Funfair and Children’s Entertainment

  • Archery


We are delighted to announce our new sponsor for the Dunster Country Fair 2022...

Exmoor Flagstones are a supplier and installation service ready to provide individuals and companies with an extensive range of beautiful stones.

Their range of stone has been handpicked from some of the world's furthest and finest quarries. ​​


For more information, please visit: exmoorflagstones.co.uk

Or email: info@exmoorflagstones.co.uk



The Dunster Country Fair is held in a stunning location on the lawns of Dunster Castle. The Showground is easy to find, it's directly off the A39 on the approach to Minehead (located between Carhampton and Dunster Steep).

View the full map here to get directions


2021 Results 

The results from the Dunster Country Fair 2021 can be viewed below:  

Hound Show

Pony Club Mounted Games

Handy Hunter Competition

Exmoor Pony Show

Official photographer of the

2021 Dunster Country Fair

Cat Down Photography

 Equestrian, family, pet

and wedding photographer


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