What’s on at St Ives Show

Food + Entertainment

Hamburger at a food truck

Food Court

Saturday – Sunday

Delicious food and drink to satisfy the hungriest hordes in our new look dining area. Local and international cuisine, cold drinks and piping hot coffee.

Man playing a guitar


Saturday – Sunday

Relax to local bands like The Bucket List as they play crowd favourites and original music.

Night time laser light show

Laser Light Show

Saturday Night

Prepare to be blown away by our laser light show on Saturday night. Fire danger not included!

Axe embedded in a log


Saturday – Sunday

Watch the chips fly in this classic Show action! Cheer on your favourites and be amazed at the skill on show from Metropolitan Axemens Association.

Lawn mower racing

Ride on Mower Racing


High speed racing action from the Australian Ride On Lawn Mower Racing Association. These folks go FAST!

Man in mid air using a water jet pack

Jetpack Man


Watch the Jetpack Man show off his airborne moves. It’s loud, exciting and everyone loves it. Presented by Jetpack Events & Entertainment.

Rides + Amusements

Happy children on a merry go round

Carnival Rides

Saturday – Sunday

New rides and old favourites like the toddler train, bouncy castles, mega slide and more.

Paddle boats carnival rides
Children on a train ride at a fair
Children in front of laughing clowns fairground game

Sideshow Alley

Saturday – Sunday

Try your hand at the Laughing Clowns, fishing for numbers or other family friendly sideshow games.

Pony face

Pony Rides

Saturday – Sunday

Pony rides are always popular with the little ones. Come and say “neigh” with Hawkesbury Pony Express.


Feeding a goat through a fence

Petting Zoo

Saturday – Sunday

Kids young and old will love patting a chook and feeding a goat. Don’t let on, but the parents have just as much fun.

Green snake to suggest a reptile display

Reptile Display

Saturday – Sunday

Get a snake selfie with Blue Mountains Reptile Awareness. Snake expert Neville Burns will be on hand to show off some of our amazing reptiles.

Girl holding a white rabbit

Rabbit Show

Saturday – Sunday

Purebred rabbits go head to head in competition at the Show. Kids and adults alike love seeing these superb specimens from Rabbit Fanciers Society of NSW.

Bandicoot for wildlife rescue

Wildlife Rescue

Saturday – Sunday

Sick and injured metropolitan wildlife needs rescue, care and release. Come and show your support at the Sydney Wildlife display.

Horse jumping over an obstacle

Major Horse Event


See some of the best equestrians in the country compete in a major qualification round in the centre ring.

Crafts + Trades

Leathercraft and cow hides for sale at a fair

Art and Craft Market

Saturday – Sunday

A huge range of local handicrafts and foods. Natural bees wax, art, pottery, clothing, leatherwork and much more.

Fudge for sale at a market
Homemade candles for sale at a fair
Blacksmith pounding red hot metal


Saturday – Sunday

Amazing ironwork by renowned local blacksmith Wayne Wagstaff. Admire or purchase his beautiful work.


Fire signifying RFS NSW


Saturday – Sunday

See a fire truck up close and get fire safety information with the NSW Rural Fire Service. Show your support for these amazing volunteers.

State Emergency Service truck
SA SES Ford F250” by DRattus91, used under CC A SA 3.0 Unported


Saturday – Sunday

Meet some local NSW State Emergency Service volunteers and learn how to prepare for natural disasters.

Radio on air sign with microphone

Live Radio Broadcast


Come and say “G’day” to Triple H 100.1 FM, broadcasting a live motoring segment with the Lions Pride Car Club .

Camping with an axe in a stump


Saturday – Sunday

Check out what local Scouts NSW groups have been up to with their information display.

First aid cross symbol

First Aid

Saturday – Sunday

First aid at the show is provided by Complete Response Solutions.


Holden sedan sports car

Holden Car Club


Awesome modified cars to see as Lions Pride Holden Car Club NSW displays their thundering beasts.

Audi sports car with sun shining behind it

Alfa Romeo Club


These vehicles are luxurious and F-A-S-T. Enjoy the display by Alfa Romeo Owner’s Club of NSW.