Head back in time and relive the good old days in the Vintage Village. Pick up a gorgeous gown from one of the vintage shopping stands; take a look at the vintage machinery on display including garden machinery, classic caravans and then vintage tractors. Over by the Autumn Theatre you can find an array of classic cars on display.
Whizz down the helter skelter or take a leisurely spin on the carousel with the Old Tyme Fairground.
At the heart of the village take part in one of the free dance lessons taking place throughout the weekend, you can learn all about dances from the 40s and 50s. Take a look at our handy timetable for what is going on in the Vintage Pavilion.
Help the Women Division of the Royal British Legion crochet and knit poppies for the Remembrance display at Cirencester Church in November. You will be supplied with everything to do your bit; yarn, knitting needles, hooks, patterns and experts on hand to ensure you don’t put a stitch wrong! If you're coming to the show and a keen crafter you could download the patterns now and bring some poppies with you.
Country Pursuits and Forgotten Skills
Enjoy some of Britain’s most traditional rural activities and learn about some of the skills and pastimes which have survived over the years and continue to thrive today.
The Forgotten Skills group keep alive some of the traditional ways of working from yesteryear – a great area to visit and find out how things were done in the past.