28th - 30th sept 2018
Camp Katur, Camp Hill Estate, Bedale, N Yorks, DL8 2LS.
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Day tickets available on the gate
Adults £6.50, Children £3, Infants (under 3) Free

Show Information

The Show

Dubs In't Dales 2018 will be once again taking place at Camp Katur, Camphill estate, Bedale, North Yorkshire. from 28th sept - 30th sept. Now in our 7th year the show is back bigger and better. Get the date on your calendar. Tickets on sale now!


Dubs in't Dales is a family friendly, relaxed show,
we have various fun activities taking place throughout saturday, with live music on both friday and saturday
night. we also hold a cruise on saturday evening,
usually about 2 hours taking in the local sites then
stopping for a photo opp and a quick visit to
a local pub. The show and shine takes place on sunday morning.




We welcome all traders, for more information please
visit the Traders page. For any enquiries please fill out
the Traders Contact form and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

How To Find Us

Camp Katur, Camp Hill Estate, Bedale, North Yorkshire.

Easy access from A1


A timeline covering our story so far.

  • June 2012

    First Dubs Int' Dales show.

    in 2012 we decided to stop talking about holding a show and actually do it. The first show took place in June 0f 2012 at Pateley Bridge Show Ground. The event was a great success.

  • Sept 2013

    A change of location

    After the success of the first Dubs In't Dales show we were back the next year, this time the show took place in sept and we moved the location to Camp Katur in Bedale. It was another great success with more visitors, campers and traders than the first year.

  • Sept 2014

    The Best One Yet

    in 2014 we once again held the show in sept at Camp Katur in Bedale. noticeably bigger and busier than previous years, whilst maintaining our family friendly, relaxed atmosphere.

  • Sept 2015

    Another cracking show!

    The 2015 Dubs In't Dales was another great success, we all had a fantastic weekend and from what we've heard so did all of you. Bring on the next one.

  • Sept 2016

    This years show 2016

    Planning and Organising Dubs Int' Dales 2016 is in full swing and we expect to keep growing and improving in any areas we can. We cant wait to see you all there for another cracking weekend! book early to avoid disapointment.

  • Be Part
    Of Our

What's On

The Programme of Events will be updated as we get closer to the show, however you can expect more of the usual fun, including:

  • Live music every night in the barn
  • Traders
  • Food & Drink
  • Family games and activities
  • The Dales Cruise
  • Show & Shine
  • Spa and wellness area
  • Lessons and taster sessions
  • Silent Disco
  • Mountain Bike Cruise
  • Lots of other crazy things that we're still busy planning!
  • Show And Shine

    The 2018 Show & Shine Competition will take place on Sunday 30th September, More details and entry form will be added soon.

    Our Amazing Team

    Meet the team that organise and run Dubs Int' Dales

    Louise Battey

    Louise Battey

    Lead Organiser

    Jez Dyke, Dubtricks

    Jez Dyke

    Lead Organiser

    Kerry Roy camp katur

    Kerry Roy

    Lead Organiser

    Mick Barker

    Mick Barker

    Organiser, Charity Coordinator

    James Thornton

    James Thornton

    Organiser, Photographer, Web

    Rob Newman

    Rob Newman


    Matt Piercy, Rustbox

    Matt Piercy


    Helen Sanderson, Rustbox

    Helen Sanderson


    Kate Bedward, Kev Bedward, Classic Volks

    Kate & Kev Bedward


    Contact Us

    For all enquiries please fill out the form below and
    we'll get back to you as soon as possible.


    Q: Is the show open to all VDubs, or is it just aircooled?
    A: All VWs, old and new, aircooled or watercooled are most welcome.
    Q: I don't have a VW, can I still come to the show?
    A: Yes, anyone is welcome, as long as you have an interest in VWs and love camping.
    Q: Who can enter the show and shine competition?
    A: The show and shine competition is open to all VWs and there will be categories for aircooled and watercooled vehicles.
    Q: Can I bring my dog?
    A: Yes, well behaved dogs are welcome, as long as they are kept on leads where appropriate and cleaned up after! The site is great for dog walks and there are lots of woodland pathways to explore.
    Q: What time to the gates open?
    A: Gates open at 12 noon on Friday 23rd September
    Q: What is the latest time I can arrive?
    A: After 10pm the gate may be closed, however there will be someone on the gate who can let you in if you arrive later than this. It is helpful if you can warn us if you are expecting to arrive after 10pm.
    Q: What time can I arrive on Saturday morning?
    A: Preferably no arrivals until after 9am on Saturday morning so as not to disturb those who are already camping.
    Q: I am interested in trading at the show, what do I need to do?
    A: We will shortly be adding a 'Traders' page to this website and there will be a downloadable Trade form for you to fill in and return to us.
    Q: What activities are available on the site?
    A: See www.camphill.co.uk for details of all the activities that are available on site.
    Q: Can I hire the glamping facilities?
    A: Yes, there are lots of glamping pods on site, however they tend to book up quickly over the DITD weekend, so get in early if you want to book one. Visit www.campkatur.com to check availability.
    Q: Do you have Wi-Fi internet access?
    A: Yes, we have free to use Wi-Fi which is available in the café area.
    Q: Do you have electricity?
    A: There are no electric hooks ups available, feel free to bring as many solar lights/fairy lights as you wish, the more the prettier we say!
    Q: Are Open Fires allowed?
    A: Open fires are only permitted in braziers/fire drums that are raised off the ground. Fires ARE NOT ALLOWED on the floor/grass. Anyone found lighting open fires without an off the ground brazier/fire drum will be fined an on the spot charge of £30.00.
    Q: Is there Fresh water supply?
    A: Yes there are 2 main fresh water points available within the grounds which will be located on the site map.
    Q: Can I book the additional Spa and Carvery sessions at the event?
    A: Dependant on availability you can book during the event however we strongly advise pre-booking to avoid disappointment on the day as both these new additions are proving popular.
    Q: How do we book onsite Adventure Activities?
    A: To book all onsite Adventure Activities such as Aerial Extreme High Ropes, Zip Wire, Quad Treks, Segway Treks and Football Golf etc you will need to contact a member of Camphills activity team on: 01845 567788 or email tom@camphill.co.uk or mike@camphill.co.uk PRE-BOOKING IS STRONGLY ADVISED.
    Q: Where are the Nearest Shops to camp?
    A: Bedale is 6 miles away and Ripon is 7 miles away.
    Q: Are there any pubs nearby?
    A: Yes we have two good pubs serving great food ½ mile each side of the Estate within walking distance these are: Fox and Hounds in Carthorpe and the Black Horse in Kirklington.
    Q: Do you allow Bookings for people less than 18 years old?
    A: Any Persons under the age of 18 have to be accompanied by an adult who is 18 years or older.
    Q: Can i buy a ticket for just the day? (not camping)
    A: Yes, day passes can be purchased on the gate £5 for adults £2 for children.
    Q: Can i buy a camping ticket on the gate?
    A: We strongly advise pre-booking to avoid disappointment as we expect to sell out.


    2018 Ticket Info:

  • Adults are classed as anyone over 18.
  • Anyone under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a paying adult.
  • Children under 3 can come for free and do not require a ticket.
  • Dogs are welcome and do not require tickets!
  • A family ticket includes 2 adults and 2 children. Additional tickets can be booked alongside family tickets if required.
  • Day tickets are not available to pre-book, but can be purchased on the gate.
  • Camping tickets will only be available to purchase on the gate if there is availability; we have sold out in advance for the past two years, so pre-booking is strongly advised.
  • We have three camping areas, Family Camping, Festi Camping and Club Camping. Family Camping is intended to cater for anyone who prefers a quieter camping experience. We will endeavor to keep this area reasonably quiet after 10pm and discourage loud music, so that sleeping children or sleepy adults are not disturbed, although we cannot guarantee that some noise will not travel from other areas. The Festi Field, sometimes referred to as Night Owl Camping is for all those of you who like to keep the party going a little longer. Although we don't mind how late you want to stay up to in this field, we do ask that you are still considerate of your neighbours, and we will not tolerate any anti-social behavior. Our Club Camping field is for VW Clubs or larger groups that wish to camp together. If we know numbers in advance, we will reserve spaces for your club or group in this field so that you can camp together.

  • How to buy your Dubs in't Dales tickets:

  • Note to our regulars, We Scan Tickets have updated the ticket purchasing website this year, so please check instructions to avoid confusion as there are a few changes)

  • 1. Select the correct number of camping tickets in the category of Adult, Child or Family. Family tickets include 2 adults and 2 children – if you need additional child tickets. If your family is larger than this, then please add additional single tickets as required. Under 3's are free and don't require a ticket. Child tickets are for 3-17 year olds. Child ticket holders must be accompanied by a paying adult.

  • 2. Select your vehicle pass Each camping unit requires a vehicle pass. This allows us to monitor the number of vehicles that will be on site and ensure that there will be adequate space and safe access for everyone. If you are coming in a single campervan, small motorhome or a car with a regular tent, you will need the first vehicle pass at £10. This pass also allows for an awning if required. If you are bringing a car or campervan with a miniature caravan such as a puck or teardrop then this would also be covered. If you are bringing a standard caravan towed by a standard sized vehicle (e.g. car, campervan, small motorhome), then you would need the £15 vehicle pass. This applies to standard sized caravans with a single axle, for larger caravans see next bullet point. If you are bringing a large caravan (double axle or Tourer) then you will need to purchase the £20 vehicle pass. This pass also applies to extra large Motorhome/ converted van class A and RVs.

  • 3. Proceed to checkout, where you will be asked to specify your preferred camping field (Familiy, Festi or Club) Family Field is for those with children (or without) who don't want to be disturbed by the late night festivities. Please feel free to camp in this field even if you don't have children, provided you are happy to keep the noise down to a low level after 10pm. Please note, this year we cannot allow night time running of generators in this field. Please also note that there is necessarily a slightly longer walk from this area to the main show area, so if you have a mobility issue then please contact us in advance to discuss the most suitable camping location. Festi Field is for the night owls among you – if you plan on staying out late and chatting around the campfire, then this is probably the best field for you. You will also be closest to all the night time entertainment. Although this is our most noise friendly field, we still ask you to be respectful of your neighbours and keep the noise to a reasonable level after midnight. Club camping – this field is for the VW Clubs wishing to camp together. Once we have firm numbers we will reserve you a space in this field so that you can all camp together. If you are not a specific VW Club, but would like to have a reserved camping space for a group then please agree a name among yourselves before booking so that you can enter it at checkout. If you are a club with 5 or more vehicles then if a club organizer could contact us before booking, we may be able to offer a club discount. Take care to enter your details carefully – if your email address is incorrect, this will cause a delay in receiving your e-tickets.

  • 4. Complete payment You should see a confirmation message on screen – if you are able to, it is worth screen shotting, photographing or printing this for your records.

  • 5. Receive email confirmation with your e-ticket Your e-ticket will be automatically emailed to you within a few minutes of purchasing your tickets. Please check your junk mail if you do not see it in your main email folder. If you do not receive your e-ticket within 24 hours, please email admin@dubsintdales.co.uk and we will resend it to you, or investigate why you haven't received it, however don't panic, as missing ticket issues are usually easy to resolve. If you accidently loose or delete you e-ticket before the event, again, you can email admin@dubsintdales.co.uk and we will resolve this for you. Please either print your e-ticket and bring it with you, or save it to your phone. If members of your party are arriving in separate vehicles, please make sure each vehicle has a copy of the e-ticket.
  • Ticket changes
    – please read before booking. Please note, there are a few changes to this year's ticketing system, mostly due to the council and fire department now requiring more detailed information and insisting on inspections during the event.
    Vehicle Pass
    Firstly we have added a vehicle pass – each vehicle entering the camping fields MUST now have a vehicle pass. This serves a dual purpose – we have a limited amount of space and due to fire regulations, we are now required to know how many vehicles we have on site and how many are in each field as well as how many people. As with other shows, the Vehicle pass relates to a camping unit, so it campervan with an awning is classed as a single camping unit, as is a motor home with awning, a car with a caravan or a car with a tent. A campervan or motor home towing a caravan would be classed as two camping units. The cost of the vehicle pass is £10. Whilst we don't want to stop you bringing whatever selection of vehicles you would like to the show, we have to be able to keep track of it, and if we were to make the vehicle pass free then we fear that people would not be encouraged to keep the vehicle count to a minimum, and if people overbook the vehicle passes then we won't have space for many people. Additional funds raised form the vehicle passes will be used to improve the road system around the site, which someone has raised as an issue with the fire department, forcing us to make some costly infrastructure changes around the site before the next show, particularly to the rear exit. We also intend to improve the toilet facilities available around the site. We are also an environmentally conscious show and although we realise that a car show can't be without emissions, we feel that encouraging people to consider the necessity of how many vehicles they are brining to the show can only be beneficial.
    Club Camping
    We have introduced club camping tickets so that we can better keep track of how many people we will have in the club camping field. When you purchase your ticket, there should be a box where you can state the name of the club you are camping with, which will help us allocate spaces. If you are not intending to camp in club camping then you don't need to complete this field.
    Saturday Only Camping.
    Due to fire regulations, we are no longer able to offer Saturday night only camping as it is felt that this encourages too much movement around the site. Although people are free to arrive on Saturday if they have bought a weekend ticket and are unable to arrive on Friday, we are not technically supposed to encourage Saturday only camping.

    Camping tickets sold out. Day tickets available on the gate Adults £6.50, Children £3, Infants (under 3) Free