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From The Garden at Iverk Show

From The Garden at Iverk Show

After entering the show grounds, the first competitions that you will see are the fruit, vegetables and flowers. Traditionally that has been one of...
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Iverk Show Jumping Classes

Iverk Show Jumping Classes

Show jumping has always been one of the major attractions at Iverk Show and on the 25th August this year will be no exception. From 9.00 am sharp in...
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Dogs at the Show

Dogs at the Show

  Most of us have a dog of some sort. Have you ever thought of bringing him or her to a show? If you have not well why not start now. There is...
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Iverk Food Market

Iverk Food Market

Following its spectacular success last year, the Iverk Food Market promises to be another very interesting and ‘tasty’ place to visit at this year’s...
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Iverk Show 100 Years Ago

Iverk Show 100 Years Ago

For many of you visiting the Show especially senior members the vintage section brings back fond memories. Thinking back I was wondering what the...
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Best Baking at Iverk

Best Baking at Iverk

One of the best loved areas at the Show is the baking section. There are classes for adults and primary and post primary pupils. With almost €2,500...
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Poetry Classes

Poetry Classes

While researching the history of the Iverk Show we came across the following poem in the 4th September 1959 edition of the Munster Express. We think...
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Prize Schedule 2018

Prize Schedule 2018

With a record €90,000 prize fund the Iverk Show schedule of events 2018 is once again packed with competitions for everyone. From cattle and horses,...
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Aldi / ABP / Irish Angus Launch

Aldi / ABP / Irish Angus Launch

The preparations for the Show moved up a gear this week. We were in Watergrasshill  at the launch of the Aldi-ABP-Irish Angus All Ireland Bull Calf...
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Annual General Meeting 2018

Annual General Meeting 2018

All Good at Iverk AGM A great crowd, a packed room, a terrific atmosphere, accounts in the correct colour, increased sponsorship for 2018 and a...
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Don’t miss the AGM

Don’t miss the AGM

If you are not at the AGM tonight look at the pics to see what you will miss. It starts at 8.30 pm in the Piltown Community Center after the Mass in...
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Happy New Year

Happy New Year

The President, Chairman and members of the committee wish all our sponsors, exhibitors, helpers, visitors and friends a very happy, peaceful and...
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AGM

AGM

Iverk Show Annual General Meeting will take place on Monday, 22nd January 2018.  Church Service will be held in Church of the Assumption, Piltown @...
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Iverk History Project

Iverk History Project

As you know the Iverk Show began way back in 1826 – yes almost 200 years ago. As we build towards the 200 year of the show the committee are...
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Ladies…Ladies…Ladies

Ladies…Ladies…Ladies

The ‘Most Appropriately Dressed Lady’ competition at the Iverk Show boasts some of the best prizes available during the day. The winner...
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Bonny Babies

Bonny Babies

The Bonny Baby competition takes place annually without much fuss. But the competition is just as intense as every other event at the show. And this...
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Irish Angus Champions

Irish Angus Champions

The most prestigious and valuable classes at the Show again this year were the two All Ireland Irish Angus Bull Calf Championships. With 22 calves...
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Red Mills Poultry Marquee

Red Mills Poultry Marquee

  Did you have the privilege of going into the poultry marquee? If you missed it make sure you enter next year. It is really an amazing exhibit...
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Home Cook Champion

Home Cook Champion

  Sponsored by Flo Gas, NordMende and the ICA we were delighted to host the final of the ISA All Ireland Home Cook Champion 2017 for the first...
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All Ireland Winner

All Ireland Winner

Congratulations to Kieran O’Gorman on his great win in the All Ireland Broodmare and Foal team championship. Kieran from Clonakilty in County...
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Congrats to Abbey College

Congrats to Abbey College

  Congratulations go to Abbey Community College, Ferrybank, Waterford who were runners up in the Post Primary Schools section of Arts and...
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Iverk Show on RTE News

Iverk Show on RTE News

The annual Iverk Agricultural Show took place in Piltown Co Kilkenny today, drawing thousands of people from the surrounding area and counties. The...
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Chairman welcomes Taoiseach

Chairman welcomes Taoiseach

Chairman Robert Dowley welcomed An Taoiseach Mr Leo Varadkar to Iverk Show. We are not sure what they said to each other but we will welcome you...
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Thank You

Thank You

On behalf of the chairman, president and members of the Iverk Show committee I want to thank everyone. Your input big or small makes all the...
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A Safe Show

A Safe Show

Yes we want everyone to have a wonderful day on Saturday and enjoy themselves. Most importantly we want to provide you with a safe show. If you...
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Our Dogs at the Show

Our Dogs at the Show

Most of us have a dog. Have you ever thought of showing it? If not why not start now. There is €500 to be won. When you look at the list of classes...
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2017 Iverk Show Committee

2017 Iverk Show Committee

These are the hard working people who are putting the Iverk Show together. Thank you to them and to everyone else who helps in any way to bring you...
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Getting Ready

Getting Ready

With just four full days to go the show field is already all a buzz. We are getting ready for you and we hope you have Saturday in your diary....
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Iverk Show Entertainment

Iverk Show Entertainment

Lost in Translation                 11.45 – 12.45                   Rock For Bookings contact:                Declan Duggan:          ...
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Iverk Show Food Market

Iverk Show Food Market

Visit our Iverk Show Food Market facebook page. The Official Facebook page for the ‘Iverk Show Food Market’. Promoting everything...
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Launch of Show 2017

Launch of Show 2017

At the launch of the Show and sponsors reception in Kildalton College chairman Robert Dowley thanked everyone for their input into the preparation...
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Arts and Crafts

Arts and Crafts

One of the most interesting marques at the show is the ‘Arts and Crafts’. With 21 classes for adults, 29 for primary school children and...
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Cattle at Iverk

Cattle at Iverk

There are eight new cattle classes this year bringing the total number to a record 52. The Irish Pure Friesian Breeders will have two new classes...
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Flower Arranging

Flower Arranging

Entries for the flower arranging classes close on 18th August. The themes for each class are Class 1 – Glory in the Garden (Novice Class) Class 2 –...
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Ready and Waiting

Ready and Waiting

Our gate stewards under the direction of chief steward Tom Purcell are ready and and rearing to go on the 26th August. They are the first people...
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Taoiseach for Piltown

Taoiseach for Piltown

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar will open this year’s Iverk Show in Piltown on Saturday, August 26. Regarded as one of the country’s best agricultural shows, it attracts crowds in excess of 15,000 annually.
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Tug O War

Tug O War

Tug O War at Iverk Show has grown in popularity over the past few year. It is now one of the most popular competitions. It is great fun but yet very...
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Four Weeks Left

Four Weeks Left

Goodness me! Where has the time gone? Only four weeks left to the big day. And if you are not in you cannot win.While there are four weeks to show...
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Fruit and Vegetables

Fruit and Vegetables

How are your fruit and vegetables looking? Will they be ready for the 26th? I think this promises to be a good year for them as we have had a very...
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Creative Skills at Iverk

Creative Skills at Iverk

It is always a great pleasure to admire the creative skills of exhibitors in the arts, crafts, flower arranging, baking and photography sections of...
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Congratulations Red Mills

Congratulations Red Mills

On behalf of us all in Iverk Show we congratulate Joe Connolly and everyone at Red Mills on the opening of your very fine new shop at Cillin Hill in...
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Packed Prize List

Packed Prize List

  Packed Prize List With four extra pages compared to 2016 and over €80,000 to be won the new edition of the Iverk Show prize list is packed with...
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2017 Prize List

2017 Prize List

View Iverk 2017 Prizelist 1 DAY,100’s OF ACTIVITIES, 1 LOCATION View our Class and Prizelist View...
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Home Cook Champion Qualifier

Home Cook Champion Qualifier

The Kilkenny qualifier for the Irish Shows Association All Ireland ‘Home Cook Champion 2017’ was held in The Club House Hotel, in...
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Retirements

Retirements

Two of our long serving committee are retiring after many years of faithful service to the Iverk Show. Elizabeth Malone has been secretary of the...
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Musical Programme

Musical Programme

Entertainment for your pleasure at the “Iverk Plaza” in the Showgrounds FEATURING: Maria O’ Shea Enright  | 11.30 – 12.50 | Folk For Bookings...
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Trade Stand Exhibitors Changes

Trade Stand Exhibitors Changes

Important New Changes to Trade Stand Bookings The Iverk Show is Irelands Oldest Agricultural Show and is now one of the country’s premier one day...
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