2023 Show Timetable

2023 Show Timetable

Key showing and entertainment programme details

The 2023 New Zealand Agricultural Show is jam packed! We have competitions, showing, displays, entertainment, exhibitors, shopping and eating and drinking galore.

Some of the key highlights this year include: 

  • New Late Night Thursday with a Barn Dance led by The Eastern 
  • New The Breeze and La Croix VIP Marquee 
  • Special guests from Freestyle Kings at the EnduroCross Arena on Wed morning
  • Brand new look and location for the Hazlett City Farmyard
  • Largest Rare Breeds Display in Australasia
  • South Island's Strongest Competition
  • Let There Be Meat BBQ Competition
  • Suzy Cato and Jenny Joy at 11.30am on Friday 

The Show is a Canterbury tradition so grab the family and head on down. We've got a whole new layout and something for everyone! 

With over 3,000 competitions this year, this is a daily snap shot of when and where some of the key showing or entertainment activities are. If you'd like more information on a particular competition or showing area, please reach out to that specific committee.

Find the individual three-day schedules here: 

Please note: The Timetable is an approximate guide only and is likely to change. Please keep an eye on this page or our social media for changes.