Enjoy the hustle and bustle of a Georgian Country Fair at Pockerley Waggonway from 31st May to 3rd June 2018.
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;
Be amazed by the Georgian Peep Show.
Have a go at barrel rolling – will you get the fastest time?
Watch a traditional Punch and Judy show.
Try on traditional Georgian costumes.
Enjoy traditional live music and clog dancing.
Meet the local falconer and his birds of prey to find out what falcons were used for in the 1800s
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.
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
|2018 (31 May 2018 - 3 June 2018)|
|Thursday - Sunday||10:00||- 17:00|