Camphire is located in the beautiful Blackwater Valley. Each year our International Horse Trials and Country Fair has grown, offering an array of family fun activities to suit all tastes.

This year Camphire International Horse Trials and Country fair promises the best of displays and family entertainment:

Pony Rides– Sunday 30th@12.00 to 1.30pm & 3.00pm to 5pm

Birds of Prey Display– Sunday 30th@1.00pm

Dog Show Sponsored by Gain Pet Nutrition partnering this year with Irish Therapy Dogs– Sunday 30th@1.30pm: 

Please ensure dogs are kept on leash at all times.

GAIN PET NUTRITION CIHT DOG SHOW

ENTRY FEE €4 PER CLASS IN AID IRISH THERAPY DOGS

PRIZES KINDLY SPONSORED BY GAIN PET FOOD

CLASSES INCLUDE:

  1. Best Crossbreed-Any Size
  2. Best Purebreed- Any Size
  3. Best Rescue Dog
  4. Any dog that has come from an Animal shelter.
  5. Most Handsome Dog
  6. Prettiest Bitch
  7. Waggiest Tail, Best Trick
  8. Best 6 legs (Adults only)
  9. Best Junior Handler (Under 14 years)
  10. Dog The Judge Would Most Like To Take Home

Family Fun Activities & Entertainment:

Friday 28th July

Garden Games

Bouncy Castles

Hammock Rest Area

Chill Bags

Trade Area Food village, Craft, Clothing & Equine Products

Saturday 29th July

Kids Craft Area Pottery

Garden Games

Giant buzzer game

Bubble Guys

Bouncy Castles

Hammock Rest Area

Chill Bags Rest Area

Trade Area Food village, Craft, Clothing & Equine Products

Sunday 30th July

Birds of Prey Static Display

Pony Rides for Kids 12.30 -1.30 & 3.00 to 5.00

Dog show 1.30pm

The Bubble Guys

Kids Craft Area Pottery

Face Painting

Bouncy Castles

Garden Games

Giant buzzer game

Hammock Rest Area

Chill Bags rest area

Trade Area Food village, Craft, Clothing & Equine Products

 

 

Explore the beautiful Blackwater Valley of Waterford and this stunning historic location. For further exploration and for things to do in West Waterford visit: www.discoverireland.ie

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We hope you enjoy the Horse Trials and for your own safety and that of the competitors we ask you to observe the following at all times:
– Give way to horses at all times

– Stand clear of all cross country fences and the approaches to them. Observe the Fence Judge at each fence and listen for the judge’s whistle as each horse approaches.

-Dogs are welcome at Camphire as long as they are well behaved, kept on a lead at all times and Owners please clean up any mess.

– Children must be accompanied by an adult.

– Do not use flash photography

– Please do not leave litter behind you. This is a working farm and we do not wish to cause harm to livestock or wildlife.

– Bridle numbers to be worn on horses at all times during the international.

Via Road:

Directions from Waterford – located off the N72. Before Dungarvan turn right off N72 to bypass Dungarvan and follow route to Cappoquin. Exiting Cappoquin turn left at the town bridge.

Directions from N25 near Youghal -before Youghal bridge take a left off the N25.

Directions travelling south on the M8 – Take exit 14 and go into Fermoy town. Cross over the bridge in the town and turn left for Waterford (N72). Follow the N72 to Tallow. Camphire is signposted with Horse Trials signs from Tallow.

Via Ferry:
Ferry Links to Ireland:

Fishguard/Rosslare and Roscoff/Cherbourg/Rosslare www.stenaline.ie

Pembroke/Rosslare and Holyhead/Dublin www.irishferries.com

Rosscoff/Cork www.brittanyferries.ie


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