The Blacktown Show Presidents Message
On behalf of my executive committee and fellow members of the Blacktown City Show Society Inc. it gives me great pleasure to welcome you to this, our 95th Annual Show
The Show is one of Blacktown’s most popular events and provides a weekend of entertainment and enjoyment for the whole family.
Once again you can expect all the traditional things you would expect to see at a Agricultural and Horticultural Show.
These include the Woodchopping,Blacksmithing, Poultry, Horticulture, Arts & Craft, Cooking and Needlework competition and displays.
Our major attraction on Stage on Saturday night is Elvis in Concert featuring the ever popular David Cazalet. Our centre ring attraction will be the ARD FMX Team who will be appearing at Blacktown for the first time in their Dare Devil stunts which will keep you at the edge of your seats.
The Blacktown City Council’s Fireworks Spectacular will open the Sky’s in Blacktown at 9pm.
We are pleased to have Rhonda Hall from All Animals, Animal Farm Nursery participating again at this year’s Show which will leave children with wonderful memories that will stay with them for the rest of their lives. Entertainment in the Big Top this year we have Professor Wallace’s Puppet Theatre and Tony’s Magic Show. Other events and displays that will be on over the weekend include, the Working Dog Demonstrations and Dog High Jump, Antique Machinery Display. Sunday will highlight the Car Show & Ute Muster and the Search for a Star Talent Quest. I would like to welcome the local singing and Dance groups who will be performing at this year’s
I would like to thank our sponsors who continue to give so generously and make this event possible in particular the Blacktown City Council who not only sponsor the Fireworks Spectacular but maintain and upgrade the showground.
Finally I extend my sincere thanks and appreciation to members of my show committee who spend many hours putting this Show together.
I look forward to seeing you at the Show.
Wilma Drower, President