National Ploughing Championships

September 2021

Located just 50 minutes from the Midlands Park Hotel, the National Ploughing Championships attracts an average of 80,000 people per day. This year the famous festival will take place in Ballintrane, Fenagh, Co Carlow.

The National Ploughing Championships 2019 attracted a record-breaking visitors over the three days and is Europe’s largest outdoor exhibition and agricultural trade show. 

Opening Times - 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
*Note: Family pets are not permitted, however; guide dogs are welcome.

Visitor Services

Free parking - Food courts/bars - Information kiosks - Medical centre - Baby changing facilities - Toilets - Grandstand seating - Exhibition maps - Wheelchair car parks - ATMs - Campervan park - Wheelchair hire - Wi-Fi - Live traffic reports - Public transport - Picnic areas and more

Trade Exhibition Arena

Tented Trade Village - Machinery - Tourism - Education - Engineering - Auto Arena - Conservation - House, Home & Garden - Food Fayre - Livestock - Retail & Craft - Health & Beauty - Forestry - Environmental - BioEnergy - Innovation Arena - Fashion Shows - National Brown Bread Baking Competitions

The Midlands Park Hotel Offers

• Complimentary Wi-Fi
• Car parking charges from 6:00 pm until 12:00 noon the day of check out is included in Bed & Breakfast rates.
• Free access to the health and fitness club (sauna, steam room, Jacuzzi, gym, swimming pool)

*Note: 30% non-refundable deposit upon booking. 30-day cancellation policy applies with the balance to be paid 30 days prior to arrival.