Organisers of the Herts County Show, in Redbourn, have promised an event 'bigger and better' than ever before - and the extravaganza is kicking off this weekend.

The show, on Saturday, May 27 and Sunday, May 28, celebrates local produce, food and farming, countryside, shopping, music, and entertainment.

With event planners expecting over 35,000 guests, there promises to be something for everyone to enjoy, including headliners Atkinson Sport Horses - a horse performance led by Ben Atkinson - displays from Wye Valley Axemen and Wonder Wheelers, and Shetland Racing.

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The Village Green is also set to offer a festival feel, with live music from local bands. Todd in the Hole and Rock Choir, among others.

Event sponsors Hamptons estate agents are returning for a second year, following last year's success.

Herts Advertiser: Hamptons will return to Herts County Show as event sponsorsHamptons will return to Herts County Show as event sponsors (Image: Hamptons)

Associate director at Hamptons in Harpenden Richard Goss said: "We are delighted to be returning as a sponsor to the Hertfordshire County Show this year follow last year's success.

"It's a pleasure to be part of such a wonderful event once again and have the opportunity to enjoy the activities and attractions hosted at the event with our wonderful clients and attendees."

For more information on the show, which is held at The Showground in Redbourn, go to