Frequently Asked Questions

What are the opening times?

The show will open to the public from 9.00 am until 5 pm. Last admission is at 4 pm on Saturday and 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.

Can I buy tickets on the gate?

Yes tickets can be bought on the gate with card or cash

Is there disabled parking?

Yes, please follow the signs.

What is the venue's postcode?

The postcode of the Kent Show ground (also known as the Kent Event Centre) is ME14 3JF.

Are mobility scooters or wheelchairs available to rent?

Unfortunately we are unable to offer this facility.

What are the ages for seniors?

Seniors are any one over the age of 66

Are dogs allowed?

No unfortunately dogs are not allowed to this show except assistance dogs.

Will the M2 and A249 road words affect travel to the show?

We have been liaising with Highways England and their contractors and have been assured that there will be no road closures during the period of our event

Why does my browser say that your ticket site is not safe

Our ticket site is safe. If you get this message it is because your device does not recognise the newer security certificates that we use. We suggest that you update your device operating software (for example Apple devices will need to upgrade to the latest iOS) or find a device in the family that has newer operating software.

Do exhibitors take card or cash payments?

This is up to the individual exhibitor but in most cases they can take both forms of payment.

What is the cost of car parking?

Car parking is free.

Is there a portering service for heavy goods to go back to my car?

Yes a local Explorer group is providing that service.