Venue information

  • Hall A and M entrances offer the most direct access to the main show. They are only a few metres apart and are both located on Ripon Road (A61).
  • The Springfield House entrance (located on the Kings Road, down the side of the HCC) is for workshop participants only.
  • Each entrance provides access to the entire show. Once you’re inside, you can stay at the show for as long as you like. Only one entry ticket is required per person.
  • If you wish to leave the show and return, please ask staff for a ‘re-entry’ ticket (this is free and will ensure you do not have to do the COVID checks a second time.) To read our Covid Commitment please visit:

Where To Find Us

Harrogate Convention Centre is located in the centre of town, at the junction of Kings Road and Ripon Road.

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Harrogate station is linked to all major UK cities via Leeds or York including a direct, daily connection to London. See for timetables.

Coach Trips

Hundreds of coach companies run trips run from all over the UK, include the most remote area so there is no need to miss out. Please click here to see the list of Coach Companies that are running a trip to The Knitting & Stitching Show.

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From the South: Take the M1 and A1(M) before leaving at Junction 45 (Wetherby) then take the A661 to Harrogate. Alternatively continue on the A1(M) to Junction 47 (Knaresborough) then follow the signs to Harrogate.

From the North: Take the A1(M) and exit at Junction 47 (Knaresborough) then follow the signs to Harrogate


HCC has its own underground car park with around 158 spaces. The entrance is on Springfield Avenue and is easily accessible for Entrances 1, 2 and 3. Please note this car park will not be available to visitors on Sunday 27th November.
You will also find a further 1,200 spaces at the Jubilee (Sat Nav HG1 1DJ) and Victoria (Sat Nav HG1 5LQ) car parks located in the centre of Harrogate and just a few minutes walk from HCC Yorkshire and The Royal Hall. Please note that the Jubilee car park is the nearest and most accessible to the Royal Hall and HCC Yorkshire Entrances 4 and 5.
Special parking rates may also be available for those wishing to leave their vehicle for more than one day in the HIC car park. Please call the venue on 01423 537474 for more details.
We also have a 180-space car park specifically for contractors, at Dragon Road.