Admission Prices
Date Ticket Type Early Booked Gate Price
Thursday 24th General Admission – Adult £8.00 £10.00
  General Admission – Child (5 – 14yrs) Free Free
 Daily Hospitality Adult £70.00 N/A
   Child (5 – 14yrs) £30.00 N/A
Friday 25th General Admission – Adult £8.00 £10.00
  General Admission – Child (5 – 14yrs) £4.00 £5.00
 Daily Hospitality Adult £70.00 N/A
  Child (5 – 14yrs) £30.00 N/A
Saturday 26th General Admission – Adult £13.00 £15.00
  General Admission – Child (5 – 14yrs) £5.00 £6.00
  General Admission – Family (2 + 3) £31.00 £35.00
 (Admission also required) Picnic Parking £28.00 N/A
Tri-Star Cross Country Pavilion Adult / Child £12.00 N/A
 Daily Hospitality Adult £90.00 N/A
  Child (5 – 14yrs) £30.00 N/A
Sunday 27th General Admission – Adult £13.00 £15.00
  General Admission – Child (5 – 14yrs) £5.00 £6.00
  General Admission – Family (2 + 3) £31.00 £35.00
 (Admission also required) Picnic Parking £28.00 N/A
Tri-Star Cross Country Pavilion Adult / Child £12.00 N/A
 Daily Hospitality Adult £90.00 N/A
  Child (5 – 14yrs) £30.00 N/A
4 Day Admission Adult £31.00 N/A
  Child (5 – 14yrs) £12.00 N/A
Campsite Season Pitch (Includes 2 Adults) £95.00 N/A
  Weekend Pitch (Includes 2 Adults) £75.00 N/A

Admission:  The admission entitles spectators to enter the event site, which includes the trade stand area, cross country course and Houghton Hall Park, but will not gain access to Houghton Hall itself or Houghton Gardens.  Should you wish to visit the Hall or Gardens, please visit

General Parking: Please note there is no charge for general parking.

Picnic Parking:  There are a limited number of parking places available  near to the water jump (Saturday and Sunday only), which will provide a fabulous place to have a picnic in the middle of the cross country course.  These parking places can only be purchased in advance and are allocated on a first come, first served basis.  The price is for parking only and does not include any vehicle occupants, these must be purchased separately.  (No minibuses or caravans)

Children:  Children aged 4 or under are free.  The child tariff refers to children between the ages of 5 and 14 years old.

Tri-Star Cross Country Pavilion: Upgrade your general admission tickets to include access to the Tri-Star Cross Country Pavilion.  Situated directly on the cross country course overlooking key fence combinations, this marquee provides the ideal base for your day at the Saracen Horse Feeds Houghton International.

A friendly, casual environment offering complimentary hot / cold drinks and light refreshments throughout the day. Please note all dogs are welcome in the Tri-Star Pavilion.

Daily Hospitality Options:  What better way to entertain family and friends, than to enjoy the event from the comfort of our hospitality area. 

Daily hospitality packages include:
– Admission to event & forward parking (1 vehicle per 2 people)
– Access to the Hospitality Marquee
– Morning coffee
– Three course buffet style lunch (Main, Dessert and cheese)
– Afternoon refreshments, including tea and coffee
 – Complimentary bar
– Services of a private hostess
– Complimentary event programme
– Use of private toilet facilities
– Garden area looking out onto the Main Arena

Thursday 24th May and Friday 25th May – £70.00 per adult / £30.00 per child (14 years old and under)
 Saturday 26th May and Sunday 27th May – £90.00 per adult / £30.00 per child (14 years old and under)

Unfortunately the Hospitality Marquee does not allow dogs (other than Assistance Dogs) to be admitted at any time. 

Caravan and Camping

We are delighted to offer our visitors the exclusive chance to stay on-site at the Houghton International Horse Trials. The campsite is just a short walk from the main arena and will have toilets and shower facilities nearby. There are a variety of different options available, depending on whether you wish to stay for the whole event or just the weekend. 

Season Pitch from 12.00hrs, Wednesday 23rd – Sunday 27th May 2018
Weekend Pitch from 17.00hrs, Friday 25th – Sunday 27th May 2018
 Caravans, motorhomes, tents and horseboxes are all welcome. The campsite will be open from 12 noon on Wednesday 23rd May – Sunday 27th May 2018. For each booked pitch, you will receive the following:

– 1 x Campsite vehicle pass, admitting either a car with caravan or tent, a motorhome or a horsebox
– 2 x Admission tickets for the relevant days (unless purchasing single nights, when admission must be purchased separately)
– Admission to evening activities including pub quiz and disco nights

Terms and Conditions

  • Campsite pitches must be purchased in advance
  • The Camping Box Office closes on Friday 11th May 2018 – no bookings for the campsite will be taken after this date
  • Under 18s must be accompanied by a parent or guardian – no under 18s may camp unsupervised.  The organisers reserve the right to refuse admission to unaccompanied under 18s
  • Dogs are permitted, but must be kept on leads at all times.  Owners must clear up after their dogs and under no circumstances are dogs to be left in caravans or vehicles during the day
  • Generators are permitted, providing they are appropriately earthed and fuel is stored correctly
  • Campers are requested to respect other guests and keep the noise (including generator noise) to a reasonable level – quiet hours will be in effect between 11pm and 7am.  Any campers repeatedly making excessive noise or behaving in an antisocial manner may be ejected from the camp site at the organiser’s discretion – no refunds will be given

    Terms and Conditions:  Please click here for Box Office Terms & Conditions