Seven classes in the Hollingbourne Summer Fete Dog Show.

At the Hollingbourne Annual Fete and Exemption Dog Show on the afternoon of Saturday 8th June on the Lance Memorial Playing Field there will be seven classes for dogs of all shapes and sizes to compete in. The Arena event will be organised by Sharon Farrington of the Large Breed Dog Rescue Charity.

The Fete will have dozens of stalls and other Arena events will include a parade of classic cars. dance displays, sports, and a Tug O War Competition.

The programme for the day appears below with the Dog classes highlighted in red. The entry price for each class is £1 with no fee for “the best of the best” at the end of the show.

Saturday 8th June 2019
To be held on The Lance Memorial Playing Field, Hollingbourne

Programme of Events

12.45 pm – Classic Cars assemble at the Fete
1.00 pm – Fete Opening Ceremony by James Findlay
1.05 pm – Classic Cars parade in the arena
1.15 pm – Judging of stalls by representatives from Parish Council, Church and School
1.15 pm – Exemption Dog Show (part 1)

Prettiest Girl
Handsomest Boy
Golden Oldie

1.50 pm – Maypole Dancing by Hollingbourne Primary School
2.15 pm – Sports Events in arena
3.20 pm – Kent Spectations Steam Punk Group
3.45 pm – Exemption Dog Show (part 2)

Best Condition
Waggiest Tail
Best Trick

Best of the Best.

4.20 pm – Directions Performing Arts
5.00 pm – Prize giving (Best stall) by James Findlay
5.05 pm – Tug o’ war competition (Teams of 8 to register by 4.30 pm)
5.35 pm – Fete closes.

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Pictured below are entrants at the 2018 Hollingbourne Exemption Dog Show.

An entrant in the Best Trick class in the dog show.
Four children with a dog in the Exemption Dog Show which was organised by Sharon Farrington of the Large Breed Dog Rescue organisation.
Dave Clements of Tilefields with his dog.