Camping at Yorkshire Balloon Fiesta

We’re excited to be able to introduce camping at Yorkshire Balloon Fiesta. Immerse yourself in the atmosphere. Enjoy view of the morning mass balloon launches from the comfort of your bedroom.

Adult weekend camping tickets start £120 and includes:

  • Access to Yorkshire Balloon Fiesta on all FOUR days
  • A guaranteed spot on our dedicated campsite with all the necessary facilities
  • Easy walking distance to the site for morning mass balloon launches
  • Enter the event a day early on Thursday 24th August and be treated to live local music and enjoy drinks from our festival bar

About camping at Yorkshire Balloon Fiesta

The campsite is open from 14:00 on Thursday 24th August to give you time to arrive, set-up camp, settle in and plan for the weekend ahead.

Please read through these information points and the FAQs towards the bottom of the page. If you require further assistance, our email address is at the bottom of the FAQs.

Our campsites are fully equipped to ensure that you as a visitor, have a relaxing and comfortable stay with us. Please take a look through our campsite facilities below:

  • Toilets and sanitising stations
  • Showering facilities
  • Drinking water points
  • Waste disposal areas

Yes, you can. You will need to purchase a weekend camping ticket AND an additional vehicle permit. You can purchase a permit with or without power. You will be allocated a 9x6m pitch. You must ensure everything fits within the pitch markings.

Pitches are allocated on a first-come, first served basis and if you want to park next to friends with caravans/trailer tents, you will need to arrive together.

You must have a campervan/motorhome/caravan or trailer tent to use for these pitches. You will not be allowed to camp on these pitches with just a tent.

Please note that there will be no electricity or water hook ups included. However, there are waste disposal units available.

Electricity hook-ups can be purchased for £80.00. Please purchase a Vehicle permit with power (no tents).

Yes, you can camp in a tent. Please note these are pitch only. There will be no access to power.

Our campsite will be open for Weekend Camping ticket holders from 14:00 on Thursday 24th August.

The event officially begins on Friday 25th August.

The event finishes on Monday 28th August, but Weekend Camping ticket holders have until midday on Tuesday 29th August to leave. 

If you plan to camp in a tent, you will need to purchase a weekend camping ticket. This also includes entry into the event.

If you plan to camp in a motorhome/caravan/campervan you will need to purchase a weekend camping ticket and a vehicle permit. You can purchase a permit with or without power.

Tents cannot be pitched in the caravan sites due to fire risks and health and safety regulations. Members of the team will show you where to pitch depending on the equipment you have brought with you.


Please get in touch if you have any queries or would like some assistance. Visit our contact us page.

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