Lots of new and popular attractions were booked for the Fair on the 1st May 2017

One of the most popular acts from 2016 Galloping Acrobatics  are returning thanks to sponsorship from Come home to Houlton. They will perform a number of displays. Prepare to be dazzled as they perform amazing feats on horseback.

Click here to see a short video of their amazing recent displays when riders and horses perform all sorts of great tricks.

Rugby Area Talent Trust will bring the stage alive throughout the day with some great music, stunning voices and promising young musical talent, hosted by Rugby's own DJ, Dan Sambell, and performing on a Truckstage provided by PTI Express of Rugby and equipped by DMX Stagetech.

Click here to find out more about this group and the programme of local artists who will be playing.

Ride on Safaniya - the Steam traction engine built by local resident Lionel Hudspith - the trailer can accommodate 2 adults and 2 children or potentially 5 children!

Click here to find out more about Safaniya 

New for 2017 - Fire Acts will juggle with fire and undertake a variety of dare-devil, spectacular stunts!


Impact Dancers will offer free workshops and perform a display

Click here to find out more about this group. 

Find out all about bees and honey making from local beekeepers


Kidz zone - A great safe area for children to have fun!

There will be a colouring competition, Rugby Play Rangers will be on hand to provide fun things for children to do. There will be Children's Archery, Face Painting, Crazy Golf and a safe Children's Small Pets area.

G Force, will be offering free work-shops throughout the day, also a display in the arena.

Click here for more information about you can become involved in this local group.


Find out about Shelter Box one of the International charities supported by Rotary which rapidly deploys a box containing a tent and other essential equipment when natural disasters strike anywhere in the world.


Guide dogs for the Blind - Mark Richards will be giving a 30 minute demonstration using a guide dog.  Mark is frequently seen on TV and at Crufts. 

Click here to find out more about Guide Dogs

Birds of Prey – a static display of Birds of Prey will be shown by JRCS Falconry – come along and meet some of them!


Wolly the Clown will be offering circus skills workshops - fun for all the family

Click here to see what he might do!

Support your favourite charity - there will be lots there and volunteers will be keen to tell you about the wonderful work they do for the community!

Stokes Traditional Fair Ground will help to make the Rotary Spring Fair a great day out for all the family

If you feel tired, sit and relax, listen to the music and enjoy a cup of tea or glass of wine or even a pint of beer from Rugby's very own Atomic Brewery! Food and drink will be available from many of the diverse stalls operating throughout the day.