The Show is open from 11th - 14th October 2018. Opening hours are as follows:
Thursday - 10:00am - 8:00pm (NEW late night!)
Friday - 10:00am - 5:30pm
Saturday - 10:00am - 5:30pm
Sunday - 10:00am - 5:00pm
The show takes place at Alexandra Palace, located in North London. The show can be reached by train, tube, bus, coach or car. Click here for full details on how to get to the show
Following recent events in London, Alexandra Palace are conducting a 100% bag search policy. Please have your bags ready to be searched on arrival to the Palm Court Foyer. We appreciate your cooperation with this.
Yes there is parking at Alexandra Palace. However, the car parks do get very full and we strongly advise that you take public transport to the show. For more travel information, please click here
Due to new regulations imposed by the local council, it is no longer possible for blue badge holders to park at the front of the building. Instead, they are asked to park at the back of the venue, but we will have a small buggy to transport disabled visitors to the entrance. (Please note this vehicle ony takes a few passengers at a time and may mean a short wait. The alternative is a 'flat' 8 minute walk to the entrance). For more information on Disabled Access at the show, please click here.
Unfortunately, you are not able to hire a wheelchair at the show.
When accompanying somebody in the capacity of carer, your entry to the Show is free of charge. To request a carer ticket, get in touch via our contact us form.
Please note carers accompanying a VIP ticket holder will be allowed access to the VIP lounge but are not entitled to any additional benefits associated with the VIP package.
Yes, guide dogs are welcome at the Show.
Your show guide will be sent out approximately one week before the show. ( This is to ensure that all the information is as up-to-date as possible)
Yes, although we do not provide any child minding or crèche facilities. If your child is under 5 their entry to the Show will be free, between the ages of 5 and 18 they will be entitled to a child ticket and after 18 they will need to purchase an adult ticket. Please follow this link for ticket price information.
Please follow this link for information on catering at the Show.
There is a cloakroom available at the show. Here you can leave coats and luggage for £1 per item.
There are ATM machines within Alexandra Palace, however they do charge.
You can find our Exhibitor List here
Unfortunately we do not have a floorplan available before the show. However, you can buy a show guide in advance. This will be posted to you one week prior to the event. Advance copies can be ordered up until midday on Friday 5th October by calling 0844 581 1302 or clicking here
Show guides are posted one week prior to the event. If you have not received your show guide within four days of the event please contact Ticket Factory, our ticketing company, on 0333 300 3010.
General tickets to The Knitting & Stitching Show are not day specific. However VIP tickets are day specific so please do give careful consideration when deciding what day to come.
Please contact the ticketing department via the contact us form. Ticket swaps are subject to availability.
Yes, workshop tickets are sold in advance both online or by calling 0844 581 1302. They are available in advance until 23:59pm on Sunday 7th October. follow this link for more Workshop information.
Any remaining tickets will be sold at the show from the Workshop Booking Desk. Please note tickets are on a first come first served basis and are non-refundable.
If you have elected the e-ticket option you should receive it immediately after purchase. If you have opted for your ticket to be posted to you then tickets will be sent out in June. If you have any queries regarding tickets please contact Ticket Factory, our ticketing company, on 0333 300 3010.
If you have not received your ticket you will still be able to gain access to the Show by bringing with you the booking reference number provided to you when you purchased your tickets and taking it to the Box Office as soon as you arrive at the Show.
We are sorry, but tickets are non-refundable.
The Knitting & Stitching Show 2019 at Alexandra Palace will take place from the 10th-13th October.
The Knitting & Stitching Show 2020 at Alexandra Palace will take place from the 8th-11th October