The 2018 Counties Power Pukekohe Show is coming to town this February, boasting a big year of shows, activities and interactive displays.
This year the show has a name change, and will also be hosting a heap of new events.
Richard Holst, president of the Franklin Agricultural and Pastoral Society, says he is excited about this year’s show and the new partnership with Counties Power.
“The Counties Power Pukekohe Show is where town meets country, but it’s more than that this year.”
It has all the crowd favourites, including sheep racing, Counties Strongman and Axemen, as well as animals and home industry.
“There’s a set programme this year, so you can see what’s on and check out a range of events.”
There will be food, entertainment and displays including those from Police, Pukekohe Fire Brigade, Army and Auckland Museum who are coming along with their mobile cenotaph.
“We’ve changed the layout, so there’s more seating, more flow and people can be closer to the action,” Richard says.
The Counties Power Pukekohe Show will be held at the Pukekohe Showgrounds, Station Road, on Saturday 17 February and Sunday 18 February.
Registrations are open for home industry and animal categories.
More information, schedules and application forms can be found on the website: http://www.pukekoheshowgrounds.co.nz/