Saturday 16th May- 9am - 6pm
Saturday 16th May - Evening - 7pm until late.
Sunday 17th May - 9am - 5pm
Campers gain early access into the show from 8.30am on both days and can arrive from 4pm on Friday evening or from 8.30am on Saturday morning.
Address: East of England Arena, Peterborough PE2 6XE
It is with regret that The Devitt MCN Festival of Motorcycling is being postponed until the 19-20 September in response to the Government guidance regarding Coronavirus.
Our aim for September is to deliver as much of the great festival content that visitors would expect from the event in May. This will include test rides from the major manufacturers, an abundance of gear and kit bargains, stunt shows, live music and, of course, a huge number of bikes to see.
We have compiled a list of FAQs below to answer any concerns you may have.
Q - The Festival has been postponed; will I be issued a refund for my ticket?
A - Good news, your ticket can be used for the new festival dates. You don’t need to do anything.
Q - I can’t make the new date, can I get a refund on my ticket?
A - Yes, there will be the option to get a refund. SEE Tickets will be in touch shortly with further information.
Q- How long will it take to get my refund
A – It should be with you within 4-8 working days
Postal tickets will arrive no later than Thursday 16th May. If your tickets have not arrived by Thursday 14th May 2020 please call See Tickets on 0844 4124625 * *Calls cost 7p per minute plus standard network charge
Tickets are available to purchase both online and on the gate at the price of £22 as advertised.
Please note there is a transaction charge applicable to all online transactions (nb: charged per transaction not per ticket sale). This covers the administration costs and overheads associated with our ticket sales.
Still have a question regarding tickets? Email us at: [email protected] or call: See Tickets on 0844 4124625
All parking is free of charge at the Festival.
We do not charge for test rides and we do not guarantee a test ride when purchasing your ticket. We will not operate a pre-booking system for test rides for the event. Visitors are required to book test rides directly with the manufacturer on the day - arrive early as test rides are allocated on a first come, first served basis. Riders are required to bring their own leathers, gear, helmet and license.
Yes, there will be a helmet park on site which is sponsored by our chosen charity. The first item will cost £2 and any additional items will be charged £1 per item. Proceeds go to our nominated charities: Thorpe Hall Hospice, Peterborough Rape Crisis & Peterborough Women’s Aid. The helmet park will be open from 9am through to 5.30pm on Saturday and 4.30pm on Sunday.
Please note that photographs and footage will be taken throughout the Devitt MCN Festival. These will be used by the event organisers for marketing and publicity in our publications, on our website and in social media or in any third party publication. Please contact the event organiser if you have any concerns or if you wish to be exempted from this activity
No its not too late. Camping can be booked right up until Saturday morning. Discounted camping tickets will be available to book online until May 13th at midnight.
Access for pitching tents/caravans/motorhomes is from 4pm - 9pm on Friday 16th May.
Campers arriving on Saturday can access the site from 8.30am
Campers/caravanners are required to leave the campsite by 7.30pm on Sunday 17th May.
Yes, caravans/campervans/motorhomes are permitted at this event. This year the same cost applies whether you are camping or bringing a motorhome. You will be directed the designated camping area on arrival.
On the campsite there will be clean drinking water, showers, toilets and a campsite restaurant offering a range of food for both breakfast and dinner for the duration.
Please be aware that there are no electrical hook ups available.
Disabled visitors wishing to camp at the festival can claim a free carers camping pass for each paying disabled adult visitor. Disabled visitors should purchase the ticket of choice (day or camping) and are advised to claim their free carers pass on the day. Proof of entitlement will be requested on the day. We will accept one of the following: Letter/notice of entitlement for personal independence payment ¦ Letter from you doctor stating.
Disabled ticket policy:
If you are a disabled visitor and require a carer to attend with you, it is possible that you can claim a complimentary Carer’s Ticket, whether visiting for the day or camping for the weekend.. At the event, we will request proof of entitlement in order to claim the “Carers Ticket”.
The following are the only acceptable forms of documentation accepted:
Letter from consultant detailing condition why you are eligible or in need of a carer.
Letter/notice of entitlement for Personal Independence Payment
Copy/proof of DLA entitlement
Letter from your doctor clearly stating why you are eligible and require a carer
Blue parking badge, Freedom Pass or Access Card.
Use of the Carers Ticket does not guarantee zero waiting/queuing time, especially at peak times.
Should you wish to speak to one of our ticket agents please call:0844 4124625
Please be aware that event fields within the East of England Arena/Showground are predominantly on undulating grass surfaces, and the wearing of appropriate clothing and footwear is strongly advised. Wheelchair users should be accompanied by a strong companion.
The venue does not make provisions to be able to offer onsite to hire of wheelchairs or scooters. Should you require one to be mobile at the event, we would recommend you hire one in advance of coming to the venue
Only elevated BBQ’s can be used whilst at the show, strictly no disposable BBQ’s on the grass.
Yes children 15 and under go free. Persons aged 16 or over will be charged as a standard adult.
Due to the nature of the activity at this event (loud noise, fast bikes, bike racing) dogs must be kept on a short lead at all times. It is the responsibility of the owner to clear up after their dog. Due to the nature of the event we strongly recommend people do no not bring dogs.
We provide friendly security staff that will be patrol throughout the site 24hrs a day. All personal belongings are the responsibility of each individual and the organisers do not take responsibility for any damages or loss throughout the event period.
There will be a wide range of alcohol products available throughout the show site during the event, we do not encourage campers to consume and carry alcohol around the Festival site.
Discounted camping tickets are available online until midnight on Thursday 16th May. After that date tickets will be availble to purchase online or on the gate at the standard price advertised.
We want you to enjoy your experience at the Festival and ask that all visitors respect fellow campers and ensure that all music and noise is kept to a minimum
Please be aware that all campers will be provided with black bags on arrive, please use these bags for all rubbish and waste during your stay. Please note that we, as organisers do not allow any campers to leave their belongings at the show for disposal.
This site is a NON fireworks and bonfire policy – please respect your fellow campers, this is not a motorcycle rally but a friendly campsite. This also includes fire-pits.