Frequently Asked Questions

What are the opening times?

The show is open to the public from 9.30 am until 5 pm. Last admission is at 4 pm on Saturday & Sunday whilst it is 3.30 pm on Monday. People with valid admission passes may enter until 5 pm.

What are the admission charges?

The cost for adult admission is £8.00 and for seniors is £7.00 Children are free as is car parking. Seniors are aged 65 and over and children are up to and including age 15. Tickets are available on the gate.

Can I go back to my car?

You may go back to your car and be readmitted with a valid hand stamp.

Are mobility scooters or wheelchairs available for hire?

Unfortunately we cannot offer this service.

Is there disabled parking?

Yes, please follow the signs.

How do I get to the showground by public transport?

A bus service (numbers 333 and 334) runs past the showground. The timetable is available here. This bus stops outside of the showground and also stops at Maidstone (Chequers Shopping Centre) and Sittingbourne Railway Station.

Are dogs allowed?

No unfortunately dogs are not allowed to this show except guide dogs.

Do you know what the weather will be like?

The crystal ball for 2018 says all three days will be sunny with light winds - if not we'll get a new crystal ball