Marehay Show 2022

Saturday, September 3rd from 12.00pm -

Marehay Show - Staging of Exhibits - Times for access and judging

                    Staging of exhibits: 8am - 10am                                         Judging: 10am - 12noon                   

A special mention for Liniar and Ripley Town Council for their continued sponsorship of Marehay Show 2022

 The next show will be on the first Saturday of September 2022

The Marehay Community Trust is a voluntary body formed in March 2008.The Trust’s aim is to help bring the Marehay community together by holding the annual Marehay Show in September and fundraising events for the local community throughout the year.

You can learn more about Marehay Show and its history by visiting our two Facebook pages "Marehay Show" and "Marehay Show Archive"

 To them and all our sponsors and supporters we offer our thanks and appreciation.

Facebook pages Marehay Show Archive      Marehay Community Trust

Application form for show classes. Please click on link to download

MarehayShow Competition Form2022.docx


Staging of exhibits 8am - 10am only                              Judging 10am - 12noon

Entry fee

Entries are just 25p per exhibit, Children's entries to the Children’s Classes  are FREE. 

Juniors to state age when entering.  Entries to junior classes are split into age 8 and under and entrants aged 9 – 15 years old.

Prize money

Cards will be placed on exhibits following judging to indicate class winners and runners up. Prize money will be paid out from 4pm in the marquee. The cards are yours to keep and may be taken home with exhibits. Prize money must be collected on the day on presentation of a prize card or will be added to Marehay Community Trust funds.

Class Prizes             1st prize  £3, 2nd prize  £2, 3rd prize  £1

Trophies

Points (3, 2 and 1) are awarded to entrants gaining 1st, 2nd or 3rd place. Trophies are awarded for entrants that gain the most points in each section (except Chrysanthemums), e.g. fruit, flowers, home produce and there's also a trophy for most points gained in show. Special awards are also available for Chrysanthemums, Floral Art, Leeks

Trophy winners will be announced and trophies presented on the day at a time to be announced.

All trophies are to be returned to the Village Inn or the schedule secretary by 1st week of August 

The 2020 Marehay Village Show will take place at: Marehay Park junction Upper Marehay Road/Derby Road/Warmwells Lane and Marehay Chapel, Warmwells Lane, Marehay, Ripley, DE5 8HW. See the map below.


Show Day events locations

Main arena Marehay Park

• Children's games • Folk dancing • Dog show • Children's fancy dress • Vehicle display • Live music • Bouncy castle

Staging of exhibits: Marehay Park arena

• Fruit • Vegetables • Flowers • Chrysanthemums • Plants • Floral Art • Junior Section

Exhibits to be staged at Marehay Chapel: • Home Produce • Handicrafts• Creative Arts

Refreshments

Refreshments including hot drinks, teacakes, jacket potatoes and cream teams will be served at Marehay Chapel on the day. A bar is available on Marehay Park together with soft drinks/ice cream/Teas

Marehay Show 2022 Classes

Trophy

FRUIT





1

Cooking apples - 4




2

Dessert apples - 4




3

Berry fruit





4

Stoned fruit





5

Any fruit not used in other classes (mixed accepted)


Trophy

VEGETABLES




6

Tomatoes - 5




7

Tomatoes - 9 (small fruited)



8

Runner beans - 6




9

French beans - 6




10

Long carrots -2 (tops trimmed to 75mm)


11

Stump rooted carrots -2 (tops trimmed to 75mm)


12

Onions - 3 (with tops grown from plants)


13

Onions -3 (with tops grown from sets)



14

Onion -3 (250 g maximum dressed with raffia)


15

Heaviest onion -1




16

Shallots - 5 (dressed with raffia)



17

Beetroot -3 (trimmed)




18

Parsnips -2 (trimmed to 75mm)



19

Potatoes - 5 (any variety)




20

Cauliflower (with stalk dressed to 75mm)


21

Marrow -1





22

Cucumber -1




23

Any other vegetable not in other classes


24

Trug/Tray of mixed vegetables not exceeding 50cm X 30cm

Award

Leeks - 2





26

Longest runner bean




27

Bunch of herbs (5 of single/mixed)



28

Cabbage (with stalk dressed to 75mm)



Trophy

FLOWERS (provision made for staging onsite)


29

Vase of 5 roses




30

1 rose bloom




31

3 pompom dahlias




32

3 bloom(small) dahlias




33

3 blooms(medium) dahlias



34

3 blooms(large) dahlias




35

1 gladioli spike




36

Any cut flower 3 of a kind




37

Any spike bloom or spray




38

Cut flower display from the garden



Award

CHRYSANTHEMUMS (provision made for staging onsite)

39

1 vase 3 intermediate




40

1 vase 3 incurved




41

1 vase 3 reflexed




42

1 vase/bowl staged for effect ,any variety


43

1 vase sprays,any variety




Trophy

PLANTS





44

1 pot plant flower or fruit




45

1 foliage pot plant




46

1 pot cactus or succulent





                             PLANTS (cont)

50

Cheese scones - 3


51

Loaf of Bread (Not machine made)


52

Victoria Sandwich (any filling)


53

Muffins - 3


54

Chocolate Cake


55

Mincemeat tart


56

Chocolate Brownies - 3


57

Ginger Cake



58

Lemon Drizzle Cake


59

Jar of homemade Jam


60

Jar of homemade Chutney

Trophy

HANDICRAFTS


61

Knitted Baby's Garment


62

Embroidered / Cross Stitch Item


63

Crocheted Item


64

Handmade greeting card (no kits)

65

Quilted Item


66

Item made from recycled material


67

Item Made from Natural Products  eg Wood,Straw,Reeds,etc

Trophy

CREATIVE ARTS


68

Pen & Ink , Charcoal , Pencil Drawing

69

Water colour painting


70

Oils or acrylic painting


71

Poem - 'Jubilee'


72

Photograph - 'Jubilee Celebration'


73

Photograph - ‘Roof scape’


74

Photograph - ‘Close up’


75

Photograph - 'Grumpy Old Men'

Trophy

JUNIOR SECTION



 (All children's classes - Prizes awarded in 2 age categories)


(7 years and under , 8 to 15 years) Child's age to be put on entry

76

Model that represents a story or nursery rhyme


77

Make your own bird feeder


78

Build your own superhero/character


79

Make a piece of jewellery that includes a natural material

80

Make and decorate a Gingerbread person


81

Handmade birthday card


82

Write a poem about the seasons


83

A flower arrangement in an egg cup


84

Make an animal from vegetables/fruit







Marehay Show Stall Application Show 2022


Thank you for wanting to support Marehay Show. Please read the following information carefully. Since we use Amber Valley Borough Council's property to stage the show certain council requirements must be met. 


All applications for stalls must be completed using the attached form. Additional information such as Hygiene and Insurance certificates, where applicable, should be in PDF or word form. The council will not accept any other formats for Certificates.

When completed please send the application form and any attachments to the following email address: info@marehayshow.co.uk

MCT Show 2022 stall booking form.docx


Thank you for all those who have sponsored the Marehay Show over the last few years. 







How to contact us...

Please call us on 01773 743970 (The Village Inn) and ask for Phil


For more information such as stall bookings contact us by email

info@marehayshow.co.uk




Where we are...

Marehay Park (Derby Road /Warmwells Lane) DE5 8JE