Show Rules and Classes

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


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 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