2024 CAMPING | T&C’s
ALL THE FUN OF THE OLD TIME FAIRGROUND
It has been said that the Old Time Fairground at Welland is the best in the country. It features a fine selection of traditional amusements such as galloping horses, big wheel, dodgems, hurricane jets, skid and ghost train mixed with children’s rides and side stalls, all accompanied by traditional fairground music.
During the weekend, over 20 of the Showman’s Engines will be generating electricity to power and light the fair – a wonderful sight after dark on the Friday and Saturday evenings!
WELLAND ROAD RUN!
Join us from midday on Thursday 25th July as a magnificent selection of engines and machinery travel together by road from Welland to Upton upon Severn.
STEAM TRAIN RIDES
THE GREAT WELLAND RAILWAY ‘GWR’
Come and take you and the family on a steam train ride. Leaving from Welland Halt you will travel through the showground on a full size locomotive.
This year’s guest locomotive TBA.
Over 100 of the countries finest steam engines on display.
Theme for 2024 to be announced
Back by popular demand, we will have the remote control models creating wonderful construction scenes all throughout the weekend. There is also a static display of fine examples of scale models.
THE WELLAND FARMERS MARKET
Come into the Farmers Market tent and experience a wide variety of delicious products from passionate independent producers where you are guaranteed to find something fabulous to your taste. We promise it wont disappoint!
This year, the Welland Craft Tent will be back with a wide variety of crafts and products for you to purchase.
Over 500 vintage cars, motorcycles and pedal cycles on display, plus a vintage tractor show!
LIVING HISTORY FIELD
CLASSIC PLANT AND MACHINERY
A rare opportunity to experience the power of incredible machinery working out in the field as it once did in our past.
ROAD MAKING DEMONSTRATION
Watch to learn all about how roads were made in a time gone by using the power of steam, before we had invented the machinery used today.
For the second year, we welcome back our military re-enactors who will be recreating scenes from past wars. This will involve a huge display of military vehicles where you can ask questions and learn more, plus, if you are lucky, you may even see a tank crush a car!
The wood sawing area us where you will have the chance to see highly skilled experts using huge, steam powered saws cutting timber to be used for fencing on our very own land here!
STEAM HEAVY HAULAGE DISPLAY
Make sure you find time to watch the magnificent steam engines and huge diesel lorries moving very heavy loads in their very own display area. A true spectacle to behold, a must see.
WELLAND TRACTOR PULLING
Come and see the power of the modified tractor at Welland back again this year! We have our very own purpose built track and grandstand where we welcome visiting tractors from all over the country. You will not need your site map to find us, just listen for the noise!
EVENING SHOWS & ENTERTAINMENT
Welland continues into the night with live music and shows on the outdoor stage, next to the beer tent.
Live music in the beer tent and the old time fairground comes to light.
Live bands all weekend
Live bands all weekend