Frequently Asked Questions
What time does the show open?
Gate opens at 12pm on Friday for weekend camping visitors.
Gates open for day visitors:
Please note there are NO day visitors Friday.
Are Dogs allowed on site and the campsite?
Yes, but on leads at all times, and obviously cleaned up after immediately.
Can you pay for camping at the show?
Only if the event hasn’t sold out
Do I get in quicker if I have bought my ticket in advance?
This does save time as there is no need to queue at the ticket booth.
You should proceed straight to the gate.
When does pre-booking end?
When the event sells out.
Can I get a Ticket Refund?
We do not issue refunds on pre-booked tickets.
How do I get to Scampston and the #VanLife Festival?
Do you allow cans or glass bottles?
Cans are allowed but we have a zero tolerance for glass onsite. This is for your own safety and for that of others. Please transfer into plastic before you come. Any glass containers will be confiscated.
Can I bring my own alcohol?
Yes, you can bring your own alcohol as long as it’s not in glass bottles.
Are fires or fire-pits allowed?
No. Fires are not allowed under any circumstances.
Do you allow BBQ’s?
Yes, They must be raised off the ground
Can we play music in the campsites?
We have a music curfew of 11pm in the main campsite. Please be respectful to other campers.
I am bringing my disabled friend, do I pay for a carer?
Your friend will need to purchase a ticket but, as a carer, you will be admitted free of charge.
Proof may be needed to confirm carer status.
Is there disabled parking and if so do I need a Blue Badge?
Disabled parking areas are clearly signposted at the show. If you are unsure where to go please ask the security guard at the gate. We ask that you display your Blue Badge.
Is electric hook up available in the camping fields?
Unfortunately we do not offer EHU
Are there any shower facilities?
Are we allowed generators in the camping field?
We would discourage the use of a generator in the camping fields as they are highly antisocial.
Please consider your fellow campers
Can we bring Chinese lanterns?
Absolutely No fireworks or Chinese lanterns!
Can I bring a petrol moped?
No motorised leisure scooters / bikes / skateboards.
Electric mobility scooters are permitted.