Experience a fair like no other as The Squire of Pockerley sets about hiring his staff for the coming months!
Here’s just some of the many things on offer at the fair;
Have a go on a sedan chair and barrel rolling racing!
Watch a traditional Punch and Judy show.
Try on traditional Georgian costumes.
Enjoy traditional live music and clog dancing.
Have your shadow cut as a keep sake of the fair.
Meet the skilled folk who will be demonstrating their woodcraft talents.
You can roll up, roll up, to see a Flea Circus in action.
Browse the market stalls or see what the trinket sellers have to offer!
Learn about the exotic alpacas that will be taking up residence over the four days.
Do you dare to hold a snake or a spider? Some exotic animals from far away lands will be on display!
Be mesmerised as a fire eater shows you just what he can do – watch out for some surprises in his show!
See just how basket making is so expertly done.
Be amazed by a Georgian falconer and his birds as he explains just what people used falcons for in the 1800s.
Play traditional Georgian games such as shove ha’penny or have a go on the coconut shy!
Meet the corn dolly maker as she demonstrates her beautiful work.
Get your marching orders as the Durham Light Infantry join us on the Saturday and Sunday of the fair.
See if you can spot the pack horse on his travels around the landscape.
Or if you’re feeling under the weather, you can even meet our Quack Doctor who has a remedy for every ailment…
|Ticket Type||Ticket Tariff|
|Adult||£19.00 per ticket type|
Children 5-16 £11. Under 5's free. Senior (60+) £14. Family tickets also available £39.50-£49.50. With the Beamish Unlimited Pass, you pay just once and visit for a whole year FREE of charge (including all daytime events).
Parking & Transport
- On site parking
|2017 (1 June 2017 - 4 June 2017)|