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Pickering Wartime & 1940's Weekend

From October 14, 2016 09:00 until October 16, 2016 23:30


Friday 14th October until Sunday 16th October 2016


Pickering "Wartime & 1940's" Weekend 2016

Pickering Showground this year WILL only be providing Car Parking, a shuttle Bus service and Camping for the 1940s weekend on October

WE WILL NOT be holding the evening big band dances, daytime entertainment, re-enactments or indoor trade stands due to exciting changes taking place at the Showground.

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 you interest now!!

Please note that this effects the Showground ONLY and all other events will continue to take place within Pickering!!


Ample Car Parking will be available at the Showground with a Shuttle Bus Service operating from the Showground to Eastgate Car Park throughout the weekend.

• Buses will run between 8am and 8pm Friday & Saturday, and between 8am and 6pm on Sunday
• Car Parking is £8 per car
• Shuttle Bus is £1 per journey (Under 5's Free)


Refreshments will be available for purchase over the weekend and will be provided by the Magical Tea Machine -


Camping will be available as other years from Thursday 13th October until Monday 17th October, camping will be £45 for up to 3 nights, additional nights are also available at £15 per night.

Camping in on a temporary camping field and has basic facilities which includes toilets, fresh water and elson points.
Please note we do not have showers or electric hook up.


Camping Passes can no longer be purchased for this years event from October 13th, 2016


We will be back in 2017 as usual, so if you are interested in attending the Big Band Dance or having a trade stand at the Showground please registere your interest with us so we can keep you informed, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 07870 210365.

FINALLY - If you are interested in our new accommodation for next year please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.