Success Story – 2017

2017 Success Story

The 2017 Bloem Show was hosted form 27 April – 7 May with the theme “Colour me Crazy”. A variety of activities formed part of the largest shows in the country.

Exhibitors @ Bloem Show 2017

  • 374 exhibitions
  • 49 food stalls
  • 2 786 creative handwork and craft entries
  • Vehicle exhibitions and demostrations
  • SEDA and SMME exhibitions
  • The Arc with birds, chickens, pigeons, zoo & museums
  • Go Green expo
  • Crossfit expo
  • SANDF exhibition

Agriculture @ Bloem Show 2017

  • 4 739 animals
  • 1 International Championship
  • 9 National Championships
  • 9 Regional and Provincial Championships
  • 216 entries in Dairy Show
  • Vleissentraal – SA Stud Book Elite Bull growth test class
  • Veeplaas Auctioneer competition
  • 4 x 4 demostrations
  • Outdoor exhibitions
  • Sheering demostrations and competitions
  • Farm stall exhibitions with agri-related wool and meat products

Visitors @ Bloem Show 2017

  • 111 367 visitors (10% growth from 2016)
  • Demographic stats of visitors (2016 stats)
    • 54% female, 46% male
    • 57% adults, 35% children and 8% pensioners
    • 37% black, 56% white, 7% coloured
    • 19.24% visitors overnight when staying in Bloemfontein
  • Estimate economic value of Bloem Show to the city/province: R33 207 350.00
    • Job creation
    • Business opportunities for Bloemfontein &apm; Mangaung

Entertainment @ Bloem Show 2017

  • 8 Music evenings with 22 top national and internationally known artists.
  • Computicket Bloem Show Talent Search – 65 participants, 10 finalists and 1 winner
  • Beauty contests – 5 categories
  • Fun park exciting rides and special packages
  • Kiddies entertainment
  • Ola Fun Walk
  • Sheep shearing
  • Vodacom kiddies train and Quad tjoe-choo
  • Oval Track racing
  • SANDF capability show
  • Lipizzaners horse show
  • Brian Capper, motorbike stunts
  • Dog championships

Copyright © Bloem Skou | Show. All rights reserved. Website development by Digital Platforms