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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 Tents 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 45 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 24 July 2024, starting at 10 am 

(gates open 8.30 am).

Main Ring Attractions for 2024:
  • Jez Avery Stunt Show

  • Shetland Pony Grand National

  • Hawkeye Falconry

  • Handy Hunter Competitions

  • Vintage Tractors

  • 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


On the picturesque coast of West Somerset you'll find a warm welcome and Quality Used Cars at Blue Anchor Bay Garage.

Blue Anchor Bay Garage pride themselves on providing an old fashioned customer-focused service; valuing customers means aiming that everyone who becomes a customer will keep coming back for years to come!

Offering a range of services but if you're not sure, give them a call:

Tel: 01643 821571

Or email:



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

2023 Results 

The results from the Dunster Country Fair 2023:   CLICK HERE FOR HOUND SHOW RESULTS 

Photos from 2023 Dunster Country Fair on the GALLERY page, by AlyKat Images


by Cat Down Photography

 Equestrian, family, pet

and wedding photographer

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