Heritage Craft Demonstrations

Safety Notice

Your safety as an exhibitor at our show is very important to us. We ask for your co-operation in ensuring there is a clear way for emergency vehicles all the way around the show field. Parking restrictions will be in place on the show day, please respect the instructions of our stewards.

All enquiries for Heritage Craft Demonstrations email to: HeritageCrafts@Royalmeathshow.com 

Heritage Craft Demonstration

Heritage Craft Demonstrations will take place within the Artisan Village, at the Royal Meath Show 2018.
Don't miss this exciting opportunity to see experts demonstrate their chosen craft. Demonstrations will be ongoing, throughout the day.
See these wonderful traditional skills up close & chat freely to the craft people themselves.
We at The Royal Meath Show have a particular interest in Heritage skills. We are proud to play our part, in helping to promote & preserve, these traditional skills, that contribute to our living heritage.


Live Demonstrations at this year's show:

*Focus on Raw Milk*

*Come meet 'Rosie' the cow ....& witness the traditional art of hand milking, following through with demonstrations on:
*cheese making,
*yogurt making
*butter making
*Lets talk recycling by Olive, Matthew & Joshua
"How big is your carbon footprint"?
This section is to compliment  both ....the Meath Environmental Network Talks, taking place at the show & also ....the competition section in the Home Industries Marquee, inviting you to create items using recyclable materials.

*Wool Spinning by Annette ...... from fleece to everyday garments.

*Basket Weaving by Séan......using native reed.

*The Traditional Art of Lace- Making by Eileen

*Art by Talented Local Artist Niamh

*A first for The Royal Meath Show 2018 will be our Holistic Quarter.....
Where you can partake in Reflexology, by Mary, Yoga by Mary, & Mindfulness sessions by Maria, throughout the day.

*Experience the Art of Farriery. A profession that has been around for hundreds of years. Come & see our Professional Farrier demonstrate his wonderful Farrier & Horsemanship  skills.

* Calling All Children *

Come along to our Storytelling Section.... where Siobhán will captivate & regale you.... with her wonderful enchanting stories.

**Guaranteed to stir 'Little Imaginations'**