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PAST EVENT 05 May 2023 - 07 May 2023
Address: South of England Showground,
RH17 6TL
Address: South of England Showground,
RH17 6TL
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Campervan Campout

Campervan campout

Details for 2024/25 events to be confirmed

Join us at the South of England Showground in Ardingly for the brand new Campervan Campout Festival!

Live music from 11am – 10pm every day including a DJ Set from Trunk of Funk legend Craig Charles, a Campervan Shopping Village, Artisan Food & Drink Hall, Wellness Sanctuary, Vanlife Hub, Street Food Area, Gin Festival and Silent Disco.

A selection of bloggers, vloggers and podcasters will be sharing their experiences and advice in a packed timetable across the three days meanwhile the Wellness Sanctuary will offer visitors Yoga sessions, Breath Workshops and Mental Health Talks as part of their entry fee.


  • Campervan Alley A fantastic selection of both local and national campervan dealers and convertors. Compare new and used models as well as colours, designs and opportunities for your budget.
  • Artisan Food & Drink A celebration of food and drink, showcasing the best in local and international produce. A host of artisan stalls from across the region and beyond. Discover a world of tastes and flavours including homemade pies, locally distilled gins and award-winning ciders.
  • Show Vehicles Be wowed by innovative approaches to conversions, be inspired by other people’s triumphs! Admire some of the best self builds you’ve ever seen.
  • Street Food Handpicked street-food vendors from around the UK. Whether you fancy a thai, jalfrezi, pasta, pulled pork or pizza…you’ll be sure to find a mouthwatering selection of options in the food court, along with a great selection of breweries, many of whom are local to the showground.
  • Shopping Village There are tonnes of gadgets, gizmo’s and everyday essentials that enhance life on the road. Wander around the accessory retailers for the chance to stock up.
  • Gin Festival Campervan Campout have teamed up with Gin Jamboree, and hand-picked 100 of the finest flavoured spirits for your enjoyment. The event takes place on Saturday evening and entry to the festival includes your first drink, gin menu and a light supper. Tickets are £10 and will be available soon. If you’re bringing little people, family tickets are £25 which includes mocktails for the children. There are only 100 tickets available for this event.
  • Archery & Axe Throwing Have you got a competitive streak? Will you be the weekends top archer?
  • Bird of Prey experience Up to 10 birds of prey, 4 of which are native to the UK. We offer the opportunity to handle all the birds on an individual basis – visitors hold and see the birds perched on their gloved arm.


Shopping Village opens 10am daily, last entry 7pm

  • £15 in advance
  • £20 on the gate
  • Under 16s free

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Members of the club can get day tickets for £10 in advance, login to the members area to book your tickets.

For more information about the Campervan Campout visit the official website

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