Venue, Location, It’s Everything!
Throughout the year our superb show ground hosts many parties, rallies, festivals, shows and private gatherings. Our stunning showground is available to suit all sizes and budgets.
Unthank Park is set in the beautiful Dales surroundings by the banks of the River Wear just a short walk from the Front Street and local amenities in Stanhope.
The Showground is no stranger to big events. Home to the annual Stanhope Show, Unthank Park is sufficiently large to accommodate the numerous stands, marquees and car parking that are a necessary part of staging a successful event.
Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty
With an abundance of pubs, hotels, bed and breakfasts, caravan sites and retail businesses, Unthank Park is simply a superb location for a multitude of events. The site is situated on the banks of the River Wear in Weardale, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
25 acres of flat grassland
Ample car parking space
Permanent toilet blocks
Ridley Suite – large purpose built building
Mains water supply
Fenced with lockable entrance gates
Showfield & Building Hire Enquiries to: Lisa Johnstone, General Secretary on 07966516270, email firstname.lastname@example.org
Vintage & Classic Cars
Rallies & Gatherings
Throughout the year Unthank Park hosts many caravan and vintage car rallies. With good access, a beautiful riverbank setting, walks surrounding the park and use of the buildings on site if required, Stanhope Showground can host your gathering, rally or camping weekend.