Pre-paid tickets

Box Office – via Eventbrite (Opening date TBC)

The Box Office (Via Eventbrite) for 2025 Show tickets will reopen in the autumn (date TBC) for sale of pre-paid tickets. Once opened it will be open for discounted tickets until Good Friday (18th April 2025) and also over the show weekend for door priced tickets.

Pre-paid tickets are discounted, for visitor convenience until Good Friday. Over the show weekend the Box Office will remain open; however, tickets will then be at on the door prices.

ALL pre-paid sales will be via Eventbrite. Full details of the three options (Adult, Child & Family will be updated below when finalised for 2025. (Section updated 23 May 2024)

Ticket types available – NB 2024’s prices below for guidance only.

Ticket typeOn the door (Cash or cashless options)Pre-paid/early bird tickets – The Eventbrite Box Office is now open as above. Box office reopening – date TBC
All adults (16 years and over) *£14.00£12.00**
Child (5 to 15 years)£2.00£2.00**
Family ticket (2A & 3C)£30.00£26.00**
Child under 5Free
* Carer looking after disabled personFree
Full colour Show Guide£2.00 TBCOn day only
Small child step stools – For hire returnable deposit£5.00.On day only
*Concessions – only those listed in the table above.**YMRS are absorbing the commission, you will only pay the above prices.
Above last updated 12 July 2023

Pre-paid/Early Bird discounted tickets

Pre-paid tickets can be used on any day.

Postal applications (Not now available)

To purchase – On-line

A QR code link to buy pre-paid tickets for 2025 via the Eventbrite Box Office will be added when the prices are finalised and the Box Office reopens. (Updated 23 May 2024)

As with the 2024 Show our Pre-paid 2025 tickets will be sold via Eventbrite. They will be available until the day before the Show (29th March in 2024). Our previous “in-house” systems are both now withdrawn.

This section updated 23 May 2024

Admission process

Please follow on the day signage and if arriving after the doors open to the public at 10:00 am bye-pass any “pay desk” queues. To access the show simply come in via the main entrance doors and present your ticket to the ticket check stewards. Section updated 23 May 2024.

On the day tickets

Tickets will be available on the door from 10 am on each day the Show is open They will also remain available on-line via Eventbrite over the show weekend but at on the door prices.

For times see the prices & times page

Cash & E-payments: Both cashless and cash payment options will be available on the door. (Section updated 25 October 2022)

Data Protection 

(1) In accordance with the provisions of the Data Protection Act and successor legislation information supplied may be held and used by the Show Management for the purposes of business, administration and statistical analysis. We will never sell or transfer your details to third parties for marketing purposes.

(2) We are aware that an email scam was circulated around the date of both the 2023 & 2024 shows ostensibly offering readers purchase of our attendance list. As no such list is compiled it cannot be sold! (Updated 23 May 2024)