Farm & Country Fair 24, 25 & 26 June '16
Farm & Country Fair, the showcase event for farming, countryside and rural life!
The 21th Farm & Country Fair in Aalten will be held at June 24th, 25th and 26th 2016. This big county show attracts more then 35,000 visitors from all over Holland, Germany, Belgium and other European countries. Aalten is situated in the east of Holland, just 30 minutes from Arnhem and less then one hour driving from Düsseldorf.
More than 400 exhibitors present themselves, they offer a wide range of products. You will be surprised of the many regional products, colourfull garden stands, professional artists, agriculture, exiting shows and much more. Also children of every age will love the Farm & Country Fair!
One day is too short
The Farm & Country Fair is not only a shopping paradise, the entire showground is bristling with fun. From club competitions, flower arranging to the special sheep theater, lovely Dutch, British and Australian music, there are specials for everyone. Throughout the day there are magnificent shows, there is great food and you can visit unusual exhibitions. Everyone will love the vintage festival and the silly folly forest, just next to the showgrounds. Your ticket to the fair allows you to visit the folly forest for free.
Specially for children
The Farm & Country Fair is full with exciting activities for children of every age, like the large sand mountains, toy tractors, carousels, rabbits and guinnee pigs. For older children, there are workshops, such as cooking or flower arranging. or try to build a wall like a real builder. For a lot of children it is an adventure to ride a real horse! Many activities are free of charge.
Opening times 2016:
Friday, June 24: 10:00 h to 21:00 h
Saturday, June 25: 10:00 h to 21:00 h
Sunday 26 June: 10.00 h to 18:00 h
Adults € 15,00, children 4-14 years € 5,-. Children up to 3 years free admission. Parking € 2,50 per day.
Farm & Country Fair supports a big number of associations and organizations.
How to find us
Aalten is situated only 2 km from the border, between Doetinchem at Bocholt. Only 10 minutes from the German A3 motorway exit Rees-Bocholt and 20 minutes for the Dutch A18 exit Doetinchem-Oost.
Input for your satnaf: Dinxperlosestraatweg, Aalten, or 7122 JS, Netherlands. Finally, follow the signs.
* On 24th, 25st and 26nd of June 2016 in Aalten
* Annually over 35.000 visitors from Germany, Holland and Belgium
* More than 400 unique exhibitors from the Netherlands and abroad
* Folly forest full of rarities, during the Festival free to Fair visitors
* Showground over 12 hectares, parking just near the Fair
* Many professional artists
* More than 2000 animals, from cows to parrows to rats
* Extensive music program with English and Australian folk music
* Unique classic cars and machinery
* Great food marquee with Cooking Theatre
* A full program in different show rings