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Blenheim Palace

1 - 4 August 2019

Blenheim Palace - Landing page

Blenheim Palace

Countryfile Live returns to Oxfordshire! 

BBC Countryfile Live is returning to the spectacular grounds of Oxfordshire’s Blenheim Palace from 1-4 August 2019. Representing the best of the British countryside across four days, Countryfile Live is guaranteed to be one of this summer’s best days out. 

Meet all your favourite BBC Countryfile heroes on The Main Stage; Be entertained by Shires and Shetlands in the Equine Arena; Get back to nature with the National Trust; And see your favourite TV chefs live at the Le Creuset and Countryfile Kitchen Theatre. 

We look forward to seeing you there for some good outdoor fun, great food and priceless family time!

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Blenheim Palace
Blenheim Palace

Blenheim Palace is a World Heritage Site with over 300 years of History and home to the 12th Duke of Marlborough and his Family. 

The Equine Arena
The Equine Arena

Throughout each day, a series of events will be stages in the Equine Arena to entertain you. 

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Main Stage
Main Stage

Take a seat on a comfy hay bale and get up-close-and-personal with your favourite Countryfile heroes. Anita, Matt, Ellie, John, Adam, Tom and Charlotte will all be taking to the stage to recall stories and share fascinating facts about the BBC’s best-loved TV series.

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The Big Barn sponsored by Kuoni
The Big Barn sponsored by Kuoni

Join us in our beautiful Big Barn for a look behind the scenes of some of your favourite BBC TV and Radio programmes.

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Infant Changing Room
Infant Changing Room

A quiet place to take a break, breastfeed or change your little ones away from the hustle and bustle of the main show. 

The Craven Arms Pub Garden
The Craven Arms Pub Garden

No village is complete without a buzzing country pub. Enjoy a pint of real ale, cider or a refreshing juice at The Craven Arms.

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The Central Arena
The Central Arena

Watch working animals show off their skills in this lively arena that will bring together a mix of traditional and rural pursuits.

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The National Trust Theatre
The National Trust Theatre

Behind every beautiful view, lies a tangle of questions and issues concerning the future of our countryside.

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The National Trust Farmyard Cookery Theatre
The National Trust Farmyard Cookery Theatre

Hone your skills and join the National Trust in this exciting theatre where you can see live demonstrations from some of the country’s best-loved chefs.

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The Village Green
The Village Green

At the heart of the showground is the Village Green. Here you can spread out with a picnic blanker, catch up with friends and enjoy some traditional country entertainment.

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Shopping Village
Shopping Village

A range of over 100 companies selling gifts, gadgets, fashion, children's products, art and homewares. Click here to find out more.

The Dog Lover's Arena sponsored by PDSA
The Dog Lover's Arena sponsored by PDSA

We know that dogs have many talents, and here’s the arena that proves it. Enjoy a packed schedule of demonstrations, competitions and performances.

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Family Fishing
Family Fishing

Fishing lessons for all ages and abilities run by Get Hooked on Fishing.

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The Riverside Walk
The Riverside Walk

Working with Wild Oxfordshire, we have curated a walk along the stunning River Glyme to highlight the rich and vibrant wildlife that we have onsite at Blenheim Palace.

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The Wildlife Zone
The Wildlife Zone

There’s so much to learn and discover in the Wildlife Zone. Alive with hints, tips and hands-on help, this zone is for anyone who wants to learn about or care for the wildlife on our doorsteps.

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The Riverside Club
The Riverside Club

The benefits of a members club transported to the middle of a buzzing country event. Enjoy BBC Countryfile Live in style this summer at the Riverside Club with fantastic views across the River Glyme.

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50 Things Woodland
50 Things Woodland

Explore a magical woodland playground and get back to basics on your very own mini adventure!

 

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The Wildlife Zone
The Wildlife Zone

There’s so much to learn and discover in the Wildlife Zone. Alive with hints, tips and hands-on help, this zone is for anyone who wants to learn about or care for the wildlife on our doorsteps.

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The Waterside
The Waterside

Down on the riverside, we will be inviting you to come and take part in a host of water-themed activities, or just to spectate and enjoy a picnic.

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The Great Outdoors sponsored by Blacks
The Great Outdoors sponsored by Blacks

Whatever your appetite - guided walks, days out with the kids, foraging, long-distance hikes or extreme camping - there will be expert advice, talks and films to inspire you.

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Vintage Fun Fair
Vintage Fun Fair

Enjoy a variety of traditional fun fair rides, guaranteed to entertain you and the kids for hours. Extra charges apply. 

The Quilter Cheviot 'Capturing the Moment' Photography Competition
The Quilter Cheviot 'Capturing the Moment' Photography Competition

A photography competition open to participants across the UK and Ireland to capture the rich diversity of our rural communities, our wildlife and the iconic features that make up our wonderful landscapes.

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The Grazing Inn sponsored by Thatchers
The Grazing Inn sponsored by Thatchers

Brand new for this year! Featuring eight artisanal food producers, you are invited to tuck into a hearty lunch and sip a refreshing drink, whilst enjoying the talents of the best local acts.

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The Countryfile and Le Creuset Kitchen Theatre
The Countryfile and Le Creuset Kitchen Theatre

Do try this at home! Join a host of chefs and culinary experts as they expand your food horizons.

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The British Charcuterie Tent
The British Charcuterie Tent

Founded by award-winning food writer, broadcaster and journalist Henrietta Green, The British Charcuterie Tent celebrates speciality producers and recognises them with The British Charcuterie Awards.

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Magimix
Magimix

Our Official Product Supplier, Magimix, will be providing all small domestic appliances to the food theatres around the show as well as supporting The Le Creuset and Countryfile Kitchen Theatre.

The Quilter Cheviot Theatre
The Quilter Cheviot Theatre

A full schedule of panels, talks and interviews will be shared by experts across a range of engaging topics. The packed programme will include your favourite TV personalities and authors, leading conservationists, lifestyle guru's and adventurers.