- This event has passed.
VW Festival, Harewood House Trust..
August 8 @ 8:00 am - August 10 @ 5:00 pm
Sunday 11 August
Please note that following this weekend’s inclement weather, the VW Festival will be open as usual. Although the forecast for Sunday is set to improve, some of the ground has been affected by Saturday’s prolonged rainfall, so there may be delays on entry. Please do be patient and listen carefully to stewards’ instructions. Please wear appropriate footwear.
Join us for the full VW experience this summer! There’s everything from trade stands, club stands and vehicle displays, to camping, entertainment and live music. With a great laid back and family atmosphere, VW Festival 2019 is back, bigger and better than ever!
Full details about the VW Festival including camping ticket prices and how to book tickets or a trade stand are available on the VW Festival website, click here to find out more.
Standard Harewood tickets and any Harewood promotional offers are not valid over the VW Festival event, unless specifically organised with the event provider. Please follow the links on this page to purchase your tickets.
What time is the show open?
The VW Festival is open to day ticket holders from 9am – 5pm on Saturday and 9am – 4.30pm on Sunday.
For weekend camping ticket timings, please click here to visit the VW Festival website.
Where do I park?
Please switch off your satnav as you get close to Harewood and follow the yellow event signage which will bring you into a suitable car park.
Please click here for suggested directions to help avoid congestion.
Please note, ALL parking during the weekend of the VW Festival will be on the event fields which are a short walk away from the event site. There will be no parking in our normal car park.
Can I visit the House with my VW Festival ticket?
Your VW Festival ticket includes access to the House, Gardens, Bird Garden and Farm Experience. Numbers are limited on the State Floor so please be aware that you may have to queue to gain entry.
I’m a Harewood member, is the event included within my membership?
The day is free to Harewood members to enjoy, however, please note that camping and additional activities are not covered by your membership and additional charges may apply.
If you’d like to become a member, please click here for more information.
Can I bring my dog?
Four-legged friends are welcome to attend the event on a lead, but they are not permitted in the marquees. Dogs are welcome in the grounds of Harewood on a lead excluding the Bird Garden, Farm and Adventure Playground.
Can I buy tickets on the day?
Day tickets can be purchased in advance at the discounted rate online or on the day upon arrival at the standard rate. Please note, last admission is at 4pm on Saturday and 3.30pm on Sunday.
All camping must be pre-booked in advance on the VW Festival website and will not be available to purchase on the day.
Afternoon Tea in the House
- Adult (pre-purchased): £15
- Adult (on the day): £17
- Family – 2 adults & 3 children (pre-purchased): £30
- Child – 5-15yrs (pre-purchased): Free
- Child (on the day): £6