Caravanning & Camping

At the National Hamfest we are offering a package for those who wish to camp on the Newark Showground during the event. All prices include admission to the show on both days.

Overnight camping on site must be pre booked using the booking form available on line, Camping will not be permitted unless pre booked. You can pay by cheque sent with the booking form (time must be given for the cheques to clear before passes will be sent) , or by BACS

There is NO Turn up and Pay on the Day as this will add to the amount of work that the Hamfest team are already doing on Friday and Saturday. If you have not pre booked YOU WILL BE REFUSED ACCESS TO THE CAMPING AREA

Toilets, free showers and fresh water available. Sorry no electric ‘hook-ups’, small generators are permitted but please consider other campers regarding noise.

Amateur Radio activity is permitted but with non-interference to other ‘onsite’ stations.

We are giving you the choice of two locations on the Newark Showground, either near to the toilets and shower block with a long walk to the event or nearer to the event but a longer walk to the toilets and shower block.

Prices are for a Camper Van, Caravan with towing vehicle or Tent with one vehicle all with one occupant and all prices include admission to the show on both days. There is a charge of £10 to cover entry to the event for every additional occupant

All pitches are £34 if you are staying Thursday and Friday nights, £22 for Friday night only. THERE IS NO OVERNIGHT CAMPING ON SATURDAY AS ALL PITCHES MUST BE CLEARED BY 18:00 ON SATURDAY. Please note only one vehicle per pitch

Booking form for Camping can be downloaded here.

All the above prices include show tickets and vehicle pass. Access is via the show car park and blue gates. A welcome pack containing your camping pass and entry tickets will be waiting at the ticket office upon your arrival, for security reasons they will not be posted to you.

Vehicle pass must be clearly displayed in vehicle at all times when on site.

Camping for traders and clubs please contact us.


Only use the Form opposite for Camping & Caravanning Inquiries,  the forms have a specific department to manage them and there may be a delay in transferring your query to the correct department.