Main Ring


Each year there are a variety of events held in the main ring.  From year to year the events will change but you can look forward to interesting, informative and entertaining events such as:

To read – This year, there is a fantastic range of events going on in the main ring.  Time served favourites sit alongside new and exciting displays including:


  • Pipe Band Display with the Queen’s Own Highlander’s Association Pipes and Drums
  • Gun Dog Handling Demonstrations by the Moray Firth Retrievers and Spaniels Club
  • Elite Falconry
  • Hounds Parade with the Duke of Buccleuch’s Fox Hounds, mastered by Tim Allen MFH
  • Pets Parade
  • Terrier Racing
  • Tug of War – on Saturday only
  • Fly Casting Demonstration with Professional Fisherman Scott Mackenzie
  • Drakes of Hazzard

(Entries for "Pets Parade" and "Terrier Racing" are taken next to the Committee Tent from around 2pm each day)

Field Events

The field events are all on the perimeter of the fair and you are welcome to come and join in or just to watch.  See this year’s programme at the event for all entry details.  All entries taken on the day.  For Try a Gun, Small Bore Rifle Shooting and Musket Shooting, no personal rifles or muskets can be used.  No catapaults allowed in the Archery area.

  • Clay Pigeon Shooting - See this year's programme!
  • Small Bore Rifle Shooting
  • Archery
  • Gun Dog Scurry
  • Gun Dog Working Tests
  • Casting Competitions
  • Musket Shooting
  • Try a Gun
  • Air Rifles and Catapults

Other Events

  • Bubbles the Clown
  • Lazertag
  • Climbing wall
  • Companion Dog Show (SATURDAY ONLY) - Entries taken at the small marquee near Moy Hall from 12Noon organised by Pets as Therapy
  • Children's Slide