Castle Howard hosts the first Countryfile Live event to be held in the North in August 2019.
BBC Countryfile Live Castle Howard will include a range of features including the Village Green, the Countryfile Experience featuring the programme’s presenters, the Wildlife Zone, Farming in Acton and Passion for British Livestock.
The new event will represent the best of the northern countryside and celebrate regional farming. Like the Blenheim Palace show it will be one the summer’s best days out. BBC Countryfile Live Castle Howard will be open for 4 days and tickets will go on sale in November 2018.
Thursday 15th – Saturday 17th August 2019: 9.30am – 6.30pm
Sunday 18th August 2019: 9.30am – 5.30pm
When will tickets go on sale?
Tickets will go on sale in November 2018.
How much are tickets?
Tickets for Countryfile Live Castle Howard will be announced in November when the tickets go on sale. They will be in line with ticket prices for this year’s Countryfile Live held at Blenheim Palace, with opportunities for visitors to buy in advance at a reduced price
Are there any age restrictions to attend Countryfile Live?
Children 16 and under must be accompanied by a full paying adult.
Children 4 and under will not require a ticket.
Will my ticket allow me entry into Castle Howard?
Your Countryfile Live ticket will not permit you entry to Castle Howard and you will need to purchase a separate ticket
Is there sufficient parking?
Yes, there will be dedicated parking for the event
Will there be a dedicated traffic management plan?
Yes, the Organisers will be working with dedicated traffic management team alongside the local authorities including the police and council to ensure a smooth traffic management plan is operated and visitors enter and leave the site with limited delays
What will I see at the show?
Full details will be announced prior to tickets going on sale. You can expect to see Passion for British Livestock, the Village Green and the Craven Arms Pub Garden. There will be over 400 exhibitors to shop from as well.
Can I bring my dog?
Yes, dogs are welcome! Although we ask that you remain as considerate as possible to your fellow visitors.
Can I camp or bring my caravan to Countryfile Live?
Yes there will be a dedicated campsite
Will the Countryfile presenters be there?
Yes we are planning that as possible will join us at the Show. We will release a programme of who is there and when before tickets go on sale
Will the programme be different each day?
The programme is designed to be the same each day although presenter appearances will vary according to attraction timetables