Patterdale Dog Day is held on King George V Playing Field, Patterdale. Postcode for the show field is CA11 0PJ
Adults: £5.00 | OAP & Children (Under 16's £2.50 | Family ( 2adults, 2 children) £10.00 | Car Parking: FREE
Welcome to Patterdale Dog Day, our small show runs on the Saturday of the August Bank Holiday weekend and is centred around an open sheep dog trials competition. As well as the dog trial there are many other attractions and shows to keep you entertained throughout the day.
Our traditional country show is situated in one of the most beautiful locations in England.The show field experiences the spectacular back drop of some of the most beautiful lakeland fells including part of the Helvellyn massif.
Patterdale Dog Day is one of the few remaining genuinely traditional shows. 2023's show will be the 118th show to be held at Patterdale and we hope you will join us to enjoy the day.
Come to our day, stay a while amid the beauty of this lovely Lakeland dale and mingle with hill farmers, their families, local residents and visitors from around the world. Take a while to listen to the ancient Cumbrian dialect whilst enjoying the attractions for a leisurely few hours.
From the North:
Take the A592 heading south following the signs for Glenridding and Patterdale. Pass through Glenridding village and after approximately 1/3 mile, the show field will appear straight in front of you. Please follow the signs and turn right off the A592 on to a single carriage way and then after approximately 200 yards turn left into the show field.
From the South:
Take the A592 over Kirkstone Pass following the signs for Patterdale. Upon entering Patterdale village, follow the road approximately 2/3 mile. Pass the church on your left hand side. Approximately 300 yards after passing the church turn left off the A592 onto a single carriageway and then after approximately 200 yards turn left into the show field.