Visitor Information

Visitor Information - Main Avenue


Opening Times

The Nidderdale Show begins at 7.45 am with the judging of the Open Equitation class and closes at approximately 5.30 – 6.00 pm with the conclusion of the Show Jumping competitions.

Trade stands and trade marquees are open from 9.00 am to 5.30 pm approximately.

Getting to the Nidderdale Show

The showground address is Bewerley Park, Pateley Bridge and the postcode for SATNAV is HG3 5BD

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All Car Parking on Show day is free.  Car parking areas will be well signed.

Bewerley Car Parks – Park & Ride

We offer a free park and ride facility between the Showfield and the Bewerley car parks using tractor and trailer people carriers.  Entry will be through the Bewerley gate and normal admission charges will apply at the turnstiles.

Catering Facilities

Food and Refreshments are available all day at various locations around the showground.

At the Public Dining Marquee:

  • Enjoy a 2-course Hot Carvery Lunch served from 11.30 am to 3.00 pm
  • Afternoon Teas – A selection of sandwiches & cakes servied with a pot of Indian tea
  • Hot ‘Bistro’ Meals
  • Fresh ‘Cafe’ Selection including hot Baps, Ciabatta Rolls and Sandwiches
  • Hot Beverages
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A wide choice of food and beverages is available from the Mobile Catering Units and Bars located around the Showground.


Toilet blocks are located at various locations around the showground.  Facilities for disabled visitors are available at the rear of the Public Grandstand.

Nidderdale Show Family Area

The fantastic staff from Sunflowers Day Nursery work with the Nidderdale Show to provide a Family area for visitors and their little ones to rest and relax!

You can find the Family Marquee situated next to the food court and the Main Ring.  There is ample room to sit and have your lunch and also watch the entertainment.

In addition, we provide a nappy changing area, bottle warming facilities and a quiet area for nursing mothers.  To keep the little ones entertained, there are arts and crafts, also biscuit decorating, a sand pit to play in and working in the small digger area.  There may even be a magic show!

Disabled Facilities

We reserve forward parking for our disabled visitors.  Please show your Blue Parking badge to any of the parking stewards and they will direct you to the nearest space.  We recommend that you arrive early to ensure a space. 

Wheelchair accessible toilets are available on site.  The site is a green field site with some areas of tarmac and hardcore track; unfortunately wheelchair access to all areas of the site cannot be guaranteed at all times.


Visitors are allowed to bring their dogs to the show as long as they are kept on a short lead and must remain under close control at all times.  Owners are also responsible for cleaning up after their dogs.

There are certain areas on the showground where dogs will not be allowed, for example, the livestock marquees. 

Dogs must not be left in your car at any time.

Cash Facilities

There are ATM machines at the Dales Market Corner convenience store on Bridgehousegate and also outside the Spar Shop on the High Street.  There are no banks in Pateley Bridge. 

First Aid

This is provided by Medics UK.  If you need their assistance at the show, please speak to the nearest steward who will be able to help you.  You can find the First Aid Centre located by the cricket pitch and looking across to the Dog Show section.

Admission Charges (2022)

Adults – £15.00 at gate
Adults – £12.50 advance tickets bought online before midnight 18/9/22
Children 16 and under – free
Car Parking – free

This year we are encouraging our visitors to pre-book tickets. Tickets purchased in advance are at a reduced cost.


E-Tickets will be accepted at all entrances.

There will be the option to pay by card on the day.  Slight delays may be possible.  All tickets purchased on the day will be at full price.

Cash payments on the day are discouraged. Use this method only if you can’t purchase E-tickets or pay by card.