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.

Can I go back to my car?

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

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 2019 says all three days will be sunny with light winds - it doesn't say where but we have assumed it means at our venue.