The North of England's Premier Exhibition, Leisure and Event Space
HOW TO CONTACT US
You can phone our events team on
0330 008 1730
or email us at
WELCOME TO PICKERING SHOWGROUND
The North’s premier exhibition and event space is nestled in open countryside one mile south of the historic market town of Pickering, on the outskirts of the North Yorkshire Moors National Park. Pickering Showground and Events Arena plays host to a variety of events attracting anything from 10 to 60,000 visitors, and with the addition of our new facilities make us an ideal venue to hold your event. We already host some of the UK’s famous shows including Pickering Traction Engine Rally and Pickering War Weekend.
Our indoor arena offers over 3,500 square metres of usable event space including the main Arena, Function Suite and Conference Suite, perfect for trade shows, exhibitions, conferences, corporate events, and private functions.
We also offer free WIFI available to event organisers and all our visitors, a Bar & Lounge area, in house catering and Café area and free ample car parking.
Our event arena is situated within 30 acres of flat outdoor space, providing an excellent location ideal for agricultural shows, car rallies, caravan/motorhome/camping events, antique and enthusiast fairs to name but a few, making Pickering Showground your number one choice in the north of England for indoor and outdoor events.
Pickering Showground is situated close to the North Yorkshire National Park making us central to many areas and close to the east coast. With direct access from the A169 Pickering Showground is easily accessible and is only 25 Miles from York.
WAR WEEKEND 2016 ANNOUNCEMENT
14th - 16th October 2016
PICKERING SHOWGROUND would like to announce that this year we will ONLY be providing Car Parking, a Shuttle Bus service and Camping for events taking place within Pickering town & the Railway.
Due to exciting changes taking place at the Showground we will NOT be holding the evening big band dances, daytime entertainment or indoor trade stands.
PLEASE NOTE THIS EFFECTS THE SHOWGROUND ONLY AND ALL OTHER EVENTS WILL CONTINUE TO TAKE PLACE WITHIN PICKERING TOWN & ON THE RAILWAY.
For more information about events in Pickering please contact North Yorkshire Moors Railway www.nymr.co.uk
You can now purchase Camping Passes for the 2016 War Weekend through this website. Visit our Ticket Office here to purchase passes or register for an account, or click the button below to go straight to the booking page.
This is for 2016 ONLY and we will be back as usual in 2017.
Next year we will also be providing some fantastic new accommodation at the Showground so register your interest now!!
Please Note - There is no longer a Weekly Car Boot Sale at the Showground.
Check out what the visitors had to say about our recent events. And check the photo galleries - you may be there!view all of our recent events →