If you have a question about the show, visit our FAQs page, click here. Some of the most common questions we get asked are:
What are the On The Day ticket prices? Adults day:£20 each. Senior Citizens day:£17 each. Children (6-15 inc):£8 (under 6 free) Adult/ OAP Sunday:£12 Adult/ OAP Evening ticket:£10
- Valid from 5:00pm, not required if you have a day ticket.
Entry for Children is free after 5:00pm.
What are the Opening Times? Car Parksare open from 7:00am. Gatesopen at 8:00am.
- Car Parks
Is there Free Parking?
- Yes, pleanty of free onsite parking, open from 7:00am each day.
Are Dogs allowed on site?
- Yes, provided they are kept on a lead at all times.
The show has something for everyone, whatever your interests! Maybe you are a collector, a steam fanatic, an exhibitor, a heavy horse fan, an avid camper, a music fan or just on holiday in the South of England at the end of August/beginning of September and fancy an excursion to what is described as the most remarkable show on earth!
Browse through our website and you will find everything you need to know about the show, whether you have visited it before or if you are a complete beginner. You can contact us with enquiries to with anything relating to the show by just clicking on the contact us button.
The Great Dorset Steam Fair is a typically British event offering a unique blend of nostalgia and entertainment. Come and soak up the special festival atmosphere whether as a day visitor or taking in the full five days by camping on site. There is no other event like it anywhere in the world which is why over 200,000 visitors attend each year both from the UK and from all over the World!
Visit this colourful show once and you'll be hooked for life. You must go !