Ticket prices and options are listed below and can be purchased in one of the following three ways:
Online Ticket Sales – available now - visit the online shop at Tickets will be sent out from 6 August. A postage, packaging and processing fee of £2.50 will be charged for online bookings. Advance bookings close 12 September.
Ticket Hotline Sales – Open from 2 August, between 9.00am – 7.00pm, Monday – Saturday Tel. No. 07791 318721. Please dial carefully. A booking fee of £2.50 will be charged per booking made on the Ticket Hotline. Advance booking closes 12
Postal Ticket Sales – Open from 2 August. Advance bookings close 12 September. Cheques should be made payable to 'The National Championships' and sent with a large stamp on a SAE to: The National Championships, Oakdene Court,
Abbeydore, Herefordshire, HR2 0AJ.
Downloadable Ticket Application Form - click here
Ticket Prices 2018
ADVANCED TICKET SALES - available from 22 June - 12 September
Adult Member Discount**
Child Member Discount**
GATE TICKET SALES
Uncovered grandstand seating
Covered grandstand seating***
ANDREWS BOWEN NATIONALS PAVILION
Nationals Pavilion tickets***
CAMPING - available 25 July - 6 September
Electric hook up for camping site
16amp socket (not available for tents)
HOSPITALITY BOXES - for further information, contact Maggie Jackman 01608 676180
* Child Tickets are for children aged 16 years and under. Children 6 and under go free and do not require an entrance ticket.
**Membership Discount open to BD Members. Application for Members Entrance Tickets must be supported by a BD Membership Number when applying for tickets and are only available for a maximum of 4 tickets (Adult / Child / 4 Day Adult / 4 Day Child or mix of 4 of these tickets) per single Membership Number.
*** Covered Grandstand Seats and Nationals Pavilion Tickets do not gain entry to the showground, separate admission tickets must be purchased.
Please Note: All Attendees must retain their Admission Tickets as there will be random ticket checks within the show ground on entry to the arena seating.
Ticket Sales on the Gate
Admission tickets may be purchased on the gate at the entrance to the showground on show days. The public admission gate will be open from 7am each day. Payments may be made by cash, cheque or credit card.
Uncovered Grandstand & Floor Seating
All uncovered seating is Free on Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday
Covered Grandstand Seating
A limited number of Covered Grandstand Seating will be sited at the end of the LeMieux Arena with an uninterrupted view over the judges at “C”.
Covered Grandstand Tickets
Covered Grandstand Tickets do not give access to the show ground, separate admission tickets must be purchased. Prices are per day.
All seating sold is un-numbered and on a first come basis.
Tea, coffee and soft drinks will be served in the Pavilion and a range of wines, champagne, sandwiches, platters and light refreshments will be available to buy. You don’t have to miss a thing as you catch up with friends or sit back and watch the show unfold.
Andrews Bowen National Pavilion Tickets
National Pavilion Tickets do not give access to the show ground, separate Admission Tickets must be purchased. All prices are per person.
Each National Pavilion ticket includes access to the ringside Nationals Pavilion, free tea, coffee, orange juice or water throughout the day, plus one VIP Forward Car Pass per 2 Nationals Pavilion Tickets. Seating is available within the Nationals Pavilion, but is based on a first come first served basis. Dress code is smart casual. There will be a public pay bar, breakfast platters, cold platters and lunchtime snacks available for purchase within the Nationals Pavilion.
Guests who purchase a Nationals Pavilion ticket will be sent a paper pass which will be exchanged on arrival at the pavilion for a wristlet. Nationals Pavilion is open from 8.00am until 15 minutes after the conclusion of the last prize giving on each show day.
Please Note: National Pavilion Tickets and Covered Grandstand Tickets do not give access to the show ground, separate Admission Tickets must be purchased.
Ticket Refund Policy
Refund information is available in the Show Ground Admission Terms & Conditions.
All Attendees must retain their admission tickets as there will be random ticket checks within the show ground on entry to the arena seating.
Public Car Park
All parking in the public car park is free.