Visitor information

This page aims to provide you with useful information about the show including show facilities, ticket information and how to get to the show.

If you need any further information please contact us.


The Trawden Show is held on the recreation ground, high above the village.

Trawden Recreation Ground
Nr. Colne Lancashire

You can view this location on Google Maps.


Getting to the show

By Car

There is ample free parking adjacent to the showground.

  • Trawden is just over 1 mile from Colne, off the Keighley Road between Colne and Laneshawbridge.
  • Turn into Cotton Tree Lane (on the right when leaving Colne towards Keighley, on the left when approaching Colne from Keighley)
  • About a mile after turning into Cotton Tree Lane turn sharp left into Keighley Road (just after Black Carr Mill and just before The Trawden Arms)
  • The Trawden Show is held on the recreation ground, high above the village.

Please note: If using satellite navigation please be aware of weight and width restrictions on roads approaching the site. Please use the route suggested above.

By Bus

There will be a free bus running from Colne the show field every hour. The first bus will leave Colne railway station at 10am and on the hour thereafter until 3.00pm. The bus will pick up at:

  • The Municipal Hall,
  • The Duke of Lancaster,
  • Colne Bus Station,
  • Colne Cemetry,
  • Top of Cottontree Lane,
  • Gladstone Terrace
  • Rock Lane.

It will then leave the show field at 20 minutes to the hour and do the return trip back down towards the railway station. The last bus leaves the show at 3.40pm. The bus is provided by Burrows Mini Coaches.

Ticket information

  • £7.00

    per adult

  • £4.00

    per child

  • £18.00

    Family Ticket 

Tickets are available at the showground entrance on the show day. We can take payment via cash or card.

Entrance tickets will be in the form of a wristband. All people attending the show will be expected to wear their wristband at all times whilst on the showfield.

Why not upgrade to a Vice President ticket?

…Or why not upgrade to a Patron ticket?

The show opening times are 10am – 5pm.



Our show catalogue includes a showground map which will clearly show the location of facilities.


Disabled Access

Please note that the show is held on grasslands.



Ample free parking is available situated adjacent to the showground.




The showground has toilet facilities.


Food / Eating areas

Various food stalls are available in the showgrounds. However you are welcome to bring your own food and refreshments.