Secretary: Anne Hamilton Kilmurray Trim Co Meath 086 3675704
GENERAL RULES OF THE SHOW
All classes held in Main Marquee.
Entries must be in place by 10am.
Cars allowed to deliver exhibits at the marquee, must then be removed to car park.
Marquee opened to the general public after 1pm. or when judging is completed
PRIZE MONEY PAID OUT BETWEEN 5 AND 6PM.
Exhibits not to be removed before 5pm.
Prizes will be awarded in all classes where there is sufficient merit.
1st through 3rd prizes will only be paid where there is a quota of at least 5 entries.
For special prizes points will be allocated as follows 1st prize 3 points, 2nd prize 2 points3rd prize 1point.
EXHIBITS MUST BE REMOVED ON THE EVENING OF THE SHOW AS R.M.S.
PERSONNEL CANNOTACCEPT RESPONSIBILITY FOR GOODS LEFT BEHIND.
Judges decision is final.
Prize cards will be given in the Adult Classes, Rosettes will be given in the Junior Classes. Entry fee €2 per item for postal entries unless otherwise listed.
Entries taken on show day will be €3.
MEATH ICA INSPIRE COMPETITON
Theme The All Ireland Football Final
Competition Confined To Meath I C A federation
Entry Fee €5 per entry
Maximum two entries per guild accepted
Prize Trophy for overall winner • Plaques for individual items
Craft Item Any Craft item relating to the theme.
Cookery Item Decorated sponge
Art Item Action scene in a frame max size 18 X 24 inches
Flowers Item Floral arrangement 24 x24 inches maximum size
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.
FARM PRODUCE AND VEGETABLE SECTION
Entry fee €2
Prizes: 1st €10, 2nd €7, 3rd €5.
Class 1 Two Carrots
Class 2 Two Parsnips
Class 3 Two Heads Round Cabbage
Class 4 Two Heads Pointed Cabbage
Class 5 Five Pods of Runner Beans
Class 6 Fives Pods of Peas
Class 7 Three Onions (large) over 300 grams
Class 8 Three Onions (for table use)
Class 9 Two Beetroots (roots, round)
Class 10 Two Turnips
Class 11 Parsley six stalks (in 1 lb jam jar)
Class 12 Six Potatoes (round variety)
Class 13 Six Potatoes (kidney variety)
Class 14 Any other vegetable, (two pieces) not already in a class
Class 15 Selection of any three varieties of Vegetables
(Suited to domestic use) (Two pieces of each)
Entry fee €2 Prizes: 1st €10, 2nd €7, 3rd €5
Class 16 Dish of 3 Dessert Apples
Class 17 Dish of 3 Cooking Apples
Class 18 Six stalks of Rhubarb trimmed
Class 19 Dish of 5 Tomatoes
Class 20 Mixed selection of any other garden fruits (three pieces of each)
Class 21 Sample of old meadow hay, neatly tied
Entry fee €2
Prizes 1st €10 2nd €7 3rd €5
Class 22 6 hen eggs, tinted as collected
Class 23 6 hen eggs, brown as collected
Class 24 6 hen eggs, any colour as collected
Class 25 6 Bantam eggs, any colour (6 of the same colour)
Class 26 6 Duck eggs,White
Class 27 6 Duck eggs, any colour
Class 28 6 eggs mixed varieties
Entry fee €2 Prizes: 1st €10, 2nd €7, 3rd €5.
(Exhibitors supply their own vases)
Class 29 Roses (hybrid Tea), one vase, 3 blooms (may be mixed)
Class 30 “Rose of the Show”, one Hybrid Tea rose in a vase
Class 31 Roses (Floribunda) one vase, 3 stems (may be mixed)
Class 32 Roses blown, 3 blooms
Class 33 Annuals, one vase, one variety, 6 blooms
Class 34 Gladioli, one vase, 3 spikes
Class 35 Hydrangea 3 blooms
Class 36 Chrysanthemum three blooms
Class 37 Sweet Pea six blooms mixed colours
Class 38 Pot Plant in flower (other than geranium)
Class 39 Pot Plant non flowering
Class 40 Pot plant, Geranium or Pelargonium
All Dahlias judged under N.D.S. rules.
- The Silver N.D.S. Medal plus Certificate to the best exhibit in the Dahlia Section.
- The Bronze N.D.S. Medal plus Certificate to the runner up in the Dahlia Section.
Class 41 Dahlias, giant or large 1 bloom
Class 42 Dahlias, decorative, medium, 3 blooms
Class 43 Dahlias, decorative, small. 3 blooms
Class 44 Dahlias, Cactus/Semi-Cactus, medium, 3 blooms
Class 45 Dahlias. Cactus/Semi –Cactus, small, 3 blooms
Class 46 Dahlias, Ball,and decorative, 3 blooms
Class 47 Dahlias, collection; different varieties in bowl or vase.
Class 48 Dahlias, Pom-Pom, 3 blooms
Class 49 Dahlias, Dwarf Bedding, 3 blooms
Class 50 Miniature Dahlia 3 blooms
Class 51 Any variety of 3 blooms, may be mixed, for novice exhibitor.
JAMS AND BOTTLED FRUIT
Please attach exhibit number with elastic band or sticky tape.
Class 52 Pot of Raspberry Jam
Class 53 Pot of Strawberry Jam
Class 54 Pot of Blackcurrant Jam
Class 55 Pot of Gooseberry jam
Class 56 Pot of Rhubarb Jam
Class 57 Pot of Jam, any other fruit
Class 58 Pot of Jelly, any fruit
Class 59 Pot of Light Honey
Class 60 Pot of Medium Honey
Class 61 Traditional Round Brown Soda Bread
Class 62 Traditional Round Plain Soda Bread
Class 63 Traditional Round Fruit Soda Bread
Class 64 High Fibre Brown Loaf, 2lb tin
Class 65 Plate of Six Scones PlainWhite
Class 66 Plate of Six Scones Plain Brown
Class 67 Apple Tart (short crust pastry)
CAKES AND SPECIAL CAKES SECTION
Class 68 Decorated cake suitable for afternoon tea
Class 69 Sponge Sandwich (using jam filling only )
Class 70 Coffee Sandwich Cake undecorated
Class 71 Harvest Loaf
Class 72 Tea Brack loaf tin
Class 73 Cupcake decorated
Class 74 Plate of Six Shortbread Biscuits
Class 75 Rocky Road six pieces
Class 76 Six Brownies
Class 77 Carrot Cake, Loaf Tin
Class 78 Banana Bread Loaf tin
No previous exhibits allowed. Include ball bands with entries please.
Please attach exhibit numbers with a safety pin.
Class 79 -87 €100 voucher from the Wool Shop Trim to the County exhibitor with the highest points
Class 79 Child’s garment knit or crochet any yarn
Class 80 Ladies or gents garment knit or crochet any yarn
Class 81 Household item knit or crochet
Class 82 Baby Blanket knit or crochet any yarn
Class 83 Novelty Item knit or crochet ( not a soft toy)
Class 84 Article made from crochet granny squares
Class 85 Knit or crochet posy of flowers 6 blooms
Class 86 Any other knit or crochet item not already listed
Class 87 Junior Knitter (under 12 yrs) any item any yarn
Class 88 Soft toy
Class 89 Hand made cushion
Class 90 Patchwork article
Class 91 Tea Cosy any medium
Class 92 Any piece of needlework– framed /unframed
Class 93 Hand made Greeting Card any medium. Max size 21 x 15 cm
Class 94 Craft item in wood
Class 95 Any craft item not already listed (hard material)
Class 96 Any craft item not already listed (soft material)
SPECIAL CRAFT SECTION
(Confined to Active Retirement and Special Needs Groups)
Entry Free: Prizes: 1st €10 • 2nd €7 • 3rd €5
Class 97 Picture any medium, 18” x 14” max, excluding mount and frame
Special new class
Prize money plus rosettes
Entry Fee €2 - Prizes 1st €30 2nd €20 3rd €10
Class 98 Design the cover for the 2019 Royal Meath Show Catalogue
1st September 2019
Rules: Exhibitor must be under 18 years old
Entries may be printed or painted ect.
The winning entry will used for the cover of the Royal Meath Show
The winning entry will become the property of the Royal Meath Show
Prizemoney plus rosettes Entry fee €2
CHILDREN UP TO 8 YEARS OLD.
Class 99 Decorated Box Maximum size 30x30x15 cms
Class 100 Any item made from lollipopsticks or matches
Class 101 Best Dressed Fruit or Vegetable
Class 102 Decorated egg
Class 103 Decorated Collage Scene made from recyclable items
CHILDREN 8 TO 12 YEARS OLD
Class 104 Greeting Card any occasion
Class 105 Decorated Collage Trim Scene made from recyclable items
Class 106 Best posterA4 advertising Trim as a tourist area made on the computer
Class 107 Any item made from lollipop/sticks or matches
12 TO 18 YEARS OLD
Class 108 Best posterA4 advertising Trim as a tourist area made on the computer
Class 109 A useful item made from recyclables
Class 110 Make a cover for a mobile phone (any medium)
Please note picture size
Class 111 Painting,Any subject, Oil (18” x 14” max, excluding mount and frame)
Class 112 Painting, Any Subject,Water, Acrylic or Pastel
(18” x 14” max excluding mount or frame)
Max size 21 x 15cm (A5), larger photographs will be disqualified. Exhibits to be displayed in clear plastic bag, NOT FRAMED. No responsibility taken for exhibits.
Junior Photography under 18 years of age
Class 113 Cute pet picture
Class 115 Funny shot
Class 115 Best animal/bird photo
Class 116 Best Black and white photo
Class 117 Best landscape
Class 118 Best Sporting/Action Event
Class 119 Scenic/ landscape view Trim Area