Ballynahinch Harvest and Country Living Festival

27 September - 28 September
The Festival at Montalto Estate organised by the Great Game Fairs of Ireland team combines all of the attractions of the game fairs with facets of fine country living including:

- An action packed Main Arena Programme sponsored by JN Wines, Crossgar featuring a rich mix of countryside and living history attractions including gundogs, horse and hounds, horse drawn vehicles,fly casting and falconry displays and demonstrations, living history re-enactments, a medieval jousting tournament, TV shepherdess Kathy Cropper and much much more.

- A full Game Fair programme of competitions including international clay shooting, gundog tests, angling, terrier, whippet and lurcher championships.

- A country focused retail exhibition village focusing on all that is finest in country sports and country living including a country fashion show.

- A fine food festival bringing together select artisan food and drink producers and suppliers from all over Ireland and UK.

- Living history re-enactments celebrating the famous Battle of Ballynahinch, complete with a Living History Village where visitors can interact with combatants.

- A medieval theme including a jousting Tournament, John de Courcy coins minted on site and a medieval buffet in the baronial themed hall complete with costumed servers, falconer and harpist playing medieval music.

- A celebration harvest and the country way of life with music, arts and crafts displays, a horse drawn vehicle cavalcade and an exclusive country fashion show.

- And of course, suitable entertainments for children, including competiitons.

Opening times:

10.00am - 5.00pm


£30 per double ticket (for two people) or Family Ticket (two adults and up to 4 children)

The nearest Tourist Information Centre is:

Hillsborough Vourist Information Centre

Location / Directions

Montalto Estate, Ballynahinch
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