Published: January 25, 2017
Visit Best of British at the Caravan, Camping and Motorhome Show 2017.
21st – 26th February 2017 NEC, Birmingham Opening Times: 10am to 6pm.
Find us on stand 4301. From tents to the most modern motorhomes, luxurious touring caravans to compact campervans and spacious lodges, we’ve got plenty of holiday parks to inspire your next caravan holiday, break or leisure pursuit.
With hundreds of models on display it’s the best place to see and compare all the latest layouts, finishes and innovations. There will be an abundance of free help and advice on all aspects of touring from finance, insurance and security to the best tow-cars on the market.
Visit the Accessories Megastores and find a huge choice of essential products at show only prices such as awnings, porches, caravan movers and satellite systems. You can also research and book your holidays from a fantastic selection of UK, European and worldwide destinations.
Book your advance tickets today to save money and avoid queuing. Use code BBE2 which gives a price of £6.50 Seniors* (60+) and £7.50 Adults. Kids (15 and under) go free. Ticket includes parking worth £12, free show guide** and towing and motorhome manoeuvring tuition**.
Call: 0844 873 7333
As usual some great celebrities will be at the event:
Ben Fogle. Adventurer, all-round action man and host of New Lives in the Wild, will be opening the show on Tuesday 21st February and talking about his outdoor escapades and living under canvas.
Julia Bradbury. Top TV presenter Julia is one of the special guests who will be at the Show sharing her outdoor experiences on Tuesday. You can see her on stage at the Discovery Theatre and at the Club stand on Tuesday 21st February.
Bushcraft Workshop. Come along to the Show and take part in one of our workshops to learn some basic survival skills needed to survive in the great outdoors. Build a basic shelter, start a fire with flint, all under the watchful eye of qualified instructors.
Bounce Zone. Will you have energetic children exploring the show with you? How about you stop off in Hall 2 and let your kids bounce and play in our fantastic trampoline zone. The 6 way trampoline zone will have amazing features such as Dunk Basketball, Dodgeball, Ball pits and lots more.
New To Caravanning? Freedom to Go offer you the chance to try or practice your hitching skills and your caravan reversing ability. So pop along to the back of Hall 5 to take advantage of this free tuition, and don’t forget to bring your driving licence. Caravan holidays will be a breeze after you pass this test.
Dog Agility. Our fabulous doggie displays are back through popular demand and are a great opportunity for taking a break from exploring the show and watching pooches being put through their paces by skilled experts. This year you will have an opportunity to see the specially trained assistant dogs for the blind and disabled as well as agility, obedient and dancing dogs!
Woodland Trust Wild Wood. The Woodland Trust, the UK’s largest woodland conservation charity, invites you to their special woodland themed rest area. Here you can clamber over the show’s wooden assault course and follow it up by taking a breather – have a cuppa, take a seat or talk to the charity about how to stand up for trees.
Visit Wales Area. Wales is the land for adventures; Have you a head for heights? Can you reach the top of our mobile mountain? Can you stay calm in the dark tunnel of our artificial caving system? Come along to have a go and learn more about the epic adventures you can have in North Wales.
Towing Experience. Newcomer or highly experienced, here’s your chance to tow a caravan with the very latest tow cars from Hyundai, the Show’s official Towcar Partner. You’ll benefit from expert tuition from The Camping and Caravanning Club’s team of highly qualified instructors, who are also caravanners themselves. Please note you will need to be over 25 years of age and bring along your full driving licence to take part. Click here to book your towing experience slot.
Motorhome Manoeuvring. Become a manoeuvring master! The Caravan Club is offering free expert tuition at the show. These sessions will improve your skills and help build confidence. You’ll be driving a motorhome alongside a fully qualified Caravan Club instructor. Visit stand 2000 to book your free 20-minute motorhome manoeuvring taster session. Don’t forget to bring your driving licence.
*£7.00 Senior (Over 60s), £8.00 Adult when booking before 23:59hrs on 20/02/17 after which time prices revert to the on-the-door price of £9 Senior and £10 Adult. A £1.25 transaction fee applies. Calls cost 7p per minute plus your phone company’s access charge. Car parking is included in the ticket price. No dogs (except assistance dogs).
Children 15 years and under go free when accompanied by a paying Adult/Senior. **Free show guides and towing and manoeuvring tuition are subject to availability.