Visitor Information

The Pet Show 2017 takes place at Stafford County Showgrounds on 19th - 20th August 2017

Venue address and map: 

Staffordshire Showgrounds, Weston Rd, Stafford, ST18 0BD


Sat Nav: ST18 0BD

Positioned in the heart of England, the Showground is easily accessible by road, rail or air.

By Road
The Showground is situated on the A518 Stafford to Uttoxeter road some 4 miles from Stafford. Drivers from either the North or South using the M6 motorway should exit at junction 14 and follow the signs for the County Showground.

Distances in Miles

Birmingham 32 Newcastle 173
Bristol 116 Norwich 194
Edinburgh 265 Nottingham 64
Liverpool 72 Oxford 95
London 145 Shrewsbury 32
Manchester 60 York 106

By Rail
The Showground is just 4 miles from Stafford Railway Station. The station is situated on the West Coast Main Line offering a direct service to London Euston with a journey time of approximately one hour and twenty minutes. It also offers direct services to Birmingham, Wolverhampton, Manchester and Liverpool.

By Air
Airports - Birmingham International Airport is about 45 minutes from the Showground and both Manchester and East Midlands airports can be reached in little more than an hour.

By Bus
There are no bus services to the Showground


19 – 20 August 2017

Show Opening Times
9:30am-5pm Saturday
9:30am-5pm Sunday

Food and Drink at the Venue

There are a wide variety of hot and cold drinks available throughout the day at the cafe situated in the main hall on the balcony. There will also be a number of traditional food van serving a variety of snacks throughout the weekend.

More about the Show 

A national event dedicated to the British public and their pets. Packed with hundreds of attractions for the whole family to enjoy, The Pet Show is the biggest event of its kind showcasing the very best the UK’s pet industry has to offer.

The Pet Show is held both indoors and outdoors and attracts animal lovers from across the UK. Now in it’s fifth year this is testament to the nation’s passion and enthusiasm towards pets and a desire for an event of this nature. Following on from the success of the event, it returns on 19th – 20th August 2017. With quality entertainment including exciting displays, special guests, meet and greet areas, animal habitat features, educational workshops, have a go activities and all the latest products, supplies and equipment, pet loving visitors are guaranteed a fantastic day out!

Free goodie bag when you buy the official show guide

FREE Goodie Bag

Order the official show guide in advance with tickets

Official Show Guide