Visitor FAQ Answered
Before Contacting the show organisers, please check below for an answer. These are the most common questions we were asked on Facebook for WAW 2016.
Do I Need To Book Tickets?
No. Wicksteed Park does not charge any admission to enter the park.
What Time Does The Show Open?
The Park Gates open early in the morning, but we suggest visitors aim to arrive at 9am. The show experienced long queues to get in during our 2016 show and the arena activities are scheduled to start at 10.30am
How Much Is It To Enter The Show?
None, its FREE ! however Wicksteed Park car parking is chargeable
Wicksteed Carpark Charges:
First 20 minutes: Free
Up to 2 hours: £3
2 – 3 hours: £4
3 hours and over: £6
Information from Wicksteed Park website 09/06/16
Is There An Age Limit?
No, we are a family show and welcome all ages. The park is pram/stroller accessible friendly. We also advise that there will be noisy gun fire and explosions in the main arena during battles.
What Time Are The Planes Flying Over?
We have published the exact times in our show program, which will be on sale at the Tank Park entrance. The program is the shows main income for funding it and since we don’t charge an entry fee, we ask all visitors to purchase a show program to support us.
At this time, based on what we have seen online, we are not expecting the Lancaster to be joining the flyover.
Is There Disabled Access?
Yes. Wicksteed Park provide diabled carparking near the show ground. They also provide disabled toilets. The ground is suitable for mobility scooters, but non-electrical wheelchairs may need a push on parts of the show grounds.
Are Dogs Allowed At the Show?
Yes they are. However, they must be kept on a lead. Also be aware there will be gun fire and explosions which can upset some dogs.