BDS Annual ShowSunday 19th June 2022
Smiths Lawn, Windsor Great Park
by kind permission of HM The Queen
BDS Annual Show
The British Driving Society Annual Show is held on the 3rd Sunday in June by Kind permission of HM The Queen in Windsor Great Park.
This event has been running since 1965 and 2022 is the British Driving Society’s 65th anniversary coinciding with The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee so it will be a truly memorable event.
With a variety of classes for all our members from the highly contested Novice Horse/Pony, exercise and pleasure driving classes, Trade, Hackney and Cobs in Wagons, Donkeys and Mules and our Young Drivers of the future.
All classes run over 3 rings surrounded by ringside parking which can be pre booked and the availability of lunch in the sponsors marquee makes a great opportunity for spectators to come and have a wonderful day watching the largest array of carriages that will be seen at any one event through the year.
The Worshipful Company of Coachmakers present their annual award during the day and the spectacle of the Concours d’Elegance drive around the private estate of Windsor Great Park with turnouts meeting in the ring before departing is not to be missed.
This Show is for all of our members to come and participate, watch and have an enjoyable day with the final “Parade” past the Royal Box, no other show has this prestigious opportunity, is the icing on the cake.
Everyone is welcome to book ringside parking with a picnic or lunch in the sponsors marquee and there are great opportunities for sponsors to promote their company with packages on offer which include presentation of rosettes in their class.
Put the date in your diary and come and enjoy the largest carriage driving show in the country in the wonderful surroundings of Windsor Great Park.
Something for every driving enthusiast
Private Driving ● Drive through the Royal Park ● Exercise & Pleasure Driving ● Pairs/Multiples ● Vintage Vehicles ● Light Trade ● Donkeys/Mules ● Hackneys ● HOYS/Victoria Foods Qualifiers ● Trade Stands ● Lunch Marquee ● Ringside parking
Hours of Operation
MON – FRI
10:00am – 4:00pm
We are out Driving
Hoste House, Whiting St, Bury Saint Edmunds IP33 1NR
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