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Event Info

Location & getting here


The Eventing Spring Carnival is located at Thoresby Park which is located 5miles north of Ollerton, Notts. Set in the heart of north Nottinghamshire, the site is overlooked by the stunning Thoresby Hall Hotel and the event site is spread throughout the beautiful Estate. The event is just a short drive from Nottingham, Lincoln, Mansfield, Worksop, Sheffield and surrounding areas.

The event is situated in the heart of the dukeries, with close links to Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire and other surrounding counties. We have easy access from all major routes, including the A1, A57, M1 and A52.

Please follow event signage for entry into the correct entrance – however if you follow the postcode of NG22 9EP – until you pick yellow event signage.



Access to the event will be clearly signed from surrounding roads, please follow event signage to your relevant parking. All parking is on-site for your convenience and there will not be a car parking charge for tickets bought prior to 31st January.

Members Car Park will be a forward car park, situated within easy walking distance of the shopping village on the edge of the cross country course.

ALL Public Parking please follow event signage, parking will be on site.

Disabled Car Park – all blue badge holders will have access to the disabled parking, which is adjacent to the Thoresby Court Yard. Disabled visitors MUST pre book tickets. There will be no tickets available for purchase on the Disabled entrance. Please ensure you have a blue badge, as without this you will be unable to access the car park. Please purchase tickets through the box office and see the FAQ page for details on carers tickets.





We offer a wide range of food and drink options across the event site. We will be bringing our Street Food Festival to Thoresby and it will be open for business throughout the weekend, as well as food & beverage retailers.

Are you a trader? Click here to view our brochure and apply for a space.



We are delighted to be able to offer onsite camping at Thoresby in 2024. All Camping Pitches are Non-Hook Up meaning you are able to bring your own generators. Camping on-site will offer a short stroll to the centre of the event site, and will mean you won’t miss a thing!  

There are also multiple campsites near by which are open for the event and able to accommodate for you. Please see below for further details:


There are a number of local hotels which support The Eventing Spring Carnival. 

 Ye Olde Bell (approx 11 miles)


Ye Olde Bell offers a range of hotel rooms, alongside their luxury spa.  Ye Olde Bell boasts individually designed rooms, with rich fabrics, opulent furnishings and indulgent bathrooms. Both our AA Rosette Restaurant and Bistro serve inspired cuisine; fresh and seasonal dishes prepared by our creative team of chefs, with tempting menus available throughout the day. 

Muthu Clumber Park Hotel & Spa (approx 4 miles)


Muthu Clumber Park is on the doorstep of Thoresby Park, and offers spa and gym facilities. With the offer of room service and restaurant availabilty it is a great spot to book and be close to the gates of Thoresby.  

Accommodation Partners

Thoresby Hall Hotel

Thoresby Hall Hotel is the backdrop of the Eventing Spring Carnival.

Park up and enjoy your stay, with the ability to walk straight into the event.

This year Warner are offering our supporters and exclusive offer for the duration of the event. This includes:

– Accommodation (Fri, Sat & Sun nights)
– Breakfast each morning
– 3 course evening meal each evening
– Live entertainment every evening
– Use of our leisure facilities (Gym, Swimming pool, sauna, steam room)

– Unlimited access to The Eventing Spring Carnival

To book please quote BEDE2024.

Website:https://www.warnerleisurehotel…and put BEDE2024into the Promo Box

CONTACT: 01623 821000

Sherwood Hideaways – Perlethorpe, Newark, NG22 9EB

Sherwood Hideaways are a luxury escape in the heart of the forest at The Sherwood Hideaway. With a stay in one of the Sherwood Forest lodges and log cabins you can get away from it all and let the stresses and strains of daily life slowly ebb away. Each cabin is designed to be a great place to relax and unwind from a busy day at the Horse Trials, with pet friendly options along with a private hot tub – what more could you want!

As an exclusive discount for our owners – Sherwood Hideaways are offering a 15% discount on your booking. To claim this you will need to ring them on 01623 824594 – and quote the Horse Trials.

Sherwood Hideaways Lodges are located a short bicycle ride from the event site (access via the estate roads) or a 5min drive to the event site.

Website: https://www.sherwoodhideaway.co.uk