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How can I get a map of the venue?

The Map and Programme can be found by clicking here. Or at the Gate on the day.

Where can I buy a ticket?

Purchase tickets here. 

You can also purchase tickets at the gate during show.

General Admission:$5.00
Under 5: FREE

Saturday and Sunday 
Children 5-16yrs: $5
Under 5: FREE
Family One Day Pass: $25.00 (2 adults and up to 3 children)

Group bookings: Please email admin@showingwaikato.co.nz

Can I bring my pet?

No. Pets of any kind are not permitted inside the Claudelands Events Centre other than those competing or displaying at the show.

Where can I park?

Parking is free, and can be accessed from Gate 2, off Heaphy Terrace. Please look out for the cadets, they will direct you where to go.  If you’d like you can give the cadets a gold coin for their help.

You can also see the parking placement on the map here.

Do the rides cost extra?

We keep the ticket pricing low, but that means some rides are extra. These include:

  • RDA Ponys, $5 for a ride
  • Face painting, from $5
  • Merry-go-round, from $4
  • Smile Inflatables, from $2 to $4
  • Carnival Rides from $4