Plan your visit

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. When is Country Fest?
A. Saturday 2nd June and Sunday 3rd June 2018

Q. Where is the Country Fest held?
A. Lane Farm, Crooklands, Milnthorpe, Cumbria LA7 7NH ‚ M6 Junction 36, take A65 signposted Kirkby Lonsdale/Skipton to 2nd Roundabout taking 1st left to Crooklands approximately 1/2 mile turn left over canal (A6385) the showfield is on the right.

Q. What time does the Country Fest start and finish?
A. Saturday 10.00am – 5.00pm / Sunday 10.00am – 4.00pm

Q. Is there a car park charge?
A. No, all parking at Country Fest is free.

Q. Are dogs allowed at the Country Fest?
A. Yes but must be on a lead and under control at all times, will not be allowed in some marquees including those for Food, Poultry & Rabbits.

Q. Do you have disabled facilities on site?
A. Yes, dedicated forward parking will be available for blue badge holders. Disabled toilets can be located throughout the Showground.

Q. Can we buy tickets in advance?
A. Yes and save money! Buy your tickets online here. Tickets are also available by visiting one of our outlets, or by telephone on 015395 67804 between 9.30am and 4.30pm along with your credit card details before 28 May and we will post the tickets to you.  Concessionary terms are available for registered carers accompanying a disabled visitor – please contact the Show office for full details.  Carer concession tickets are only available by phone or at the gate.

Q. 2018 Admission prices on the day?
A. Adults  £10.00 (16+); Children £3.00 (5 – under 16 years); Family £23.00 (2 Adults & 3 Children)

Q. Are there any campsites available near to the Showground?
A. Yes, please book early at Waters Edge Caravan Park (015395 67708) or Little Acre Campsite (015395 67214).

For any further information please contact Kendal Tourist Information Centre (Made in Cumbria) on 01539 735891 or email info@kendaltic.com

How to find us

It is recommended that you follow Country Fest Signage and not Satellite Navigation on the Country Fest weekend.

Road access is very straight forward but at peak times please expect some delay as you approach the Showground.

At the busiest times your patience will be appreciated.

All car parking are FREE, signposting is clear and stewards are on hand to help with your questions.

Bus

Stagecoach operate a bus service (567) which runs from Kendal to Kirkby Lonsdale, for the showground alight the bus at the Crooklands Hotel.

Train

The nearest station is Oxenholme Lake District is on the west coast main line. Taxis are available from the station (5 miles to Showground)

Where to Stay

Book Accommodation
If you would like book accommodation, search using the stay overnight button to check for availability.

How about extending your stay for a couple of nights? With the picturesque Lake District on our doorstep and nearby accommodation to suit everyone‚ a perfect excuse for a short getaway.

Nearby Accommodation

Disabled Access

Disabled Forward Parking is available on a first come first served basis for blue badge holders.

Designated disabled toilet facilities around the Show Ground.

Access Statement

Access Statement for Country Fest

We welcome every visitor equally regardless of their physical, sensory or mental capacity. We are however, honest about our rural location and the limitation that this can impose.

We aim to provide a quality service within these limitations and continually strive to improve so that as many people as possible can enjoy our premier one day agricultural Show.

This access statement does not contain personal opinions as to our suitability for those with disabilities, but aims to accurately describe the facilities and services that we offer all our visitors.

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