Tractorfest 2024 at Newby Hall

Tractorfest 2024 at Newby Hall

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Date: 8 June at 10:00 am – 9 June at 4:00 pm

Tractorfest stands as the United Kingdom’s premier vintage tractor and engine show. Year after year, this event draws in more than 1600 exhibits and welcomes over 12,000 enthusiastic visitors. Taking place amidst the picturesque grounds of Newby Hall, attendees not only get to immerse themselves in this remarkable showcase but also gain access to the award-winning gardens and other attractions of this renowned country estate.

Tractor Fest is meticulously organised by the Yorkshire Vintage Association, in partnership with Newby Hall & Gardens. This unique collaboration allows for the creation of an event spanning approximately 120 acres, featuring an impressive display of over 1000 tractors. The inaugural event at Newby Hall took place in 2007 with 360 exhibits, and it has since grown exponentially, attracting over 1600 exhibits from all across the United Kingdom and beyond.

About Yorkshire Vintage Association (YVA)

The Yorkshire Vintage Association (YVA) comprises three member groups within the wider National Vintage Tractor & Engine Club (NVTEC): West Yorkshire, East Yorkshire, and Pennine groups.

Newby Hall holds a special place in history as the family home of Mr. & Mrs. Richard Compton. It stands as one of England’s distinguished Adam houses, showcasing an exceptional example of 18th-century interior decoration. Initially built in the 1690s by Sir Christopher Wren, the house underwent enlargement and adaptation by John Carr and subsequently Robert Adam. Visitors can now explore the house by booking guided tours, offering an hour-long journey through the ground floor and second-floor rooms. Newby’s award-winning gardens, predominantly developed in the early 1920s, have continually evolved over the years, making a significant contribution to 20th-century gardening.

With a vibrant assembly of over 1,600 exhibitors and a diverse array of entertainment, crafts, food, and beverages, Tractorfest provides an exceptional day out for individuals of all ages with an interest in farm or industrial machinery. Admission grants access to Newby’s celebrated gardens, the adventure playground, dollhouse, and teddy bear exhibitions.

Dogs are warmly welcomed on the show field but are kindly requested to refrain from entering Newby Gardens.

Event Prices:

  • Adult – £18 Online / £20 On Door
  • Child – £15 Online / £15 On Door
  • Family Ticket (2 Adults + 2 Children) – £54 Online / £60 On Door
  • Children under 4 years old: Free
newby hall location

Where

Newby Hall, Ripon, North Yorkshire, HG4 5AJ
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When

8th Jun - 9th Jun, 2024
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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