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As thoughts turn to the 2023 touring season, you may well be thinking of investing in a new motorhome or campervan. Any one of these upcoming motorhome shows could be the ideal place to get your search off to a great start.



Motorhome shows offer eager buyers the unique ability to look round the latest and greatest models all under one roof. They’re a perfect way to get an instant comparison between often very similar vehicles.

Indeed, many people find the process so convenient that they get everything sorted on the day and end up buying the motorhome of their dreams! All in time to get the best out of the year ahead.

Every year there are many great shows dotted all over the UK where you can see an incredible range of vehicles from all the most popular brands. Even if you’re not quite ready to get a new motorhome there’s bound to be an ingenious gadget or two that you never knew you needed!

These motorhome events are also an excellent chance to discuss any questions or concerns you may have with the real experts in the trade. There’s a diverse range of exhibitors on hand who can offer advice on anything from motorhome kitchen skills, tents, accessories like awnings and things like insurance for motorhomes.

Not to mention the social side of things, meeting like-minded motorhome enthusiasts is always great fun. Some shows even have evening entertainment to keep everyone happy.

Wondering which shows to visit next year? Then look no further than our pick of the best motorhome shows currently going ahead in 2023 that are well worth a visit.

Whether you’re in the market for the latest, all-singing, all-dancing model, or something slightly older, it’s also essential to check whether your current insurance for motorhomes will still meet your needs. A lot can happen in a year and it might be that your requirements have now changed.

Please note: All events are correct at the time of writing but remember to check with the venue before you travel.



Caravan, Motorhome & Holiday Show

Location: Manchester Central, Windmill Street, Manchester, M2 3GX

When: 12th to 15th January 2023

Price: Tickets are free in advance with a £1.95 booking fee; £7 on the door (£1.50 transaction fee if booked online); under 16s free

What’s on: After postponement in 2022, the largest motorhome and campervan event in the north of England is back. At a new venue for 2023, this event boasts a fantastic selection of the latest motorhome models and hundreds of exhibitors.

This convenient one-stop shop is a great one from which to launch your motorhome masterplan for next year. Take advantage of the show-only discounts from some of the region’s top dealers while shopping for all those essential add-ons like barbecues, awnings, tents and outdoor furniture.

As well as making your vehicle feel like a true home-on-wheels, there are also lots of activities to keep you occupied. Take your pick of celebrity speakers and experts, one-to-one towing experiences and motorhome manoeuvring tuition.

Finally, if you’re looking for travel inspiration then your ticket also gets you free access to Destinations: The Holiday & Travel Show. This is definitely a January date to get in your diary.


January Motorhome & Campervan Sale

Location: East of England Arena and Events Centre, Oundle Rd, Alwalton, Peterborough PE2 6XE

When: 20th to 22nd January 2023

Price: Free, but it’s advised to register beforehand.

What’s on: Now in its third year, this is a brilliant pop-up multi-dealer event that offers plenty of exclusive offers to get your new year off to a great start. With household budgets under increased pressure at the moment, stretch your money that bit further by looking at the huge range of new and used vehicles on offer.

Searching for a campervan conversion? There will be plenty of experts on hand to show you their latest creations and talk about your own ideas.

If you’re looking for a great deal, then this is one of the best places to come. Almost as easy as finding great value insurance for motorhomes with Motorhome Protect.


Motorhome and Campervan Show

Location: Westpoint Arena, Clyst St Mary, Exeter, EX5 1DJ

When: 27th to 29th January 2023

Price: Adults £7, kids free, dogs on leads welcome

What’s on: One of the premier motorhome events based in the south west, it’s the perfect day out for those who love all things motorhome. Held both in a main indoor arena as well as across the spacious grounds, you’ll be able to chat to local and regional dealers here and get your motorhome search off to the best start.

Parking and access are easy and there’s plenty of catering, hot drinks and food options available if you’re in need of a snack. If you’re visiting this part of the world then be sure to visit Exeter itself and the surrounding Devon countryside.

You’re also tantalisingly close to the World Heritage Jurassic Coast. Read this Motorhome Protect guide to the Jurassic Coast and find out what this incredible part of the UK coast has to offer.



The Caravan, Camping & Motorhome Show

Location: NEC Birmingham, B40 1NT

When: 21st to 26th February 2023

Price: Adult and senior £12, under 15s free (but need a ticket)

What’s on: You’ll no doubt have heard of the bigger version of this show that takes place every October. Well, this smaller show still manages to pack in massive doses of family friendly fun.

With over 350 exhibitor stands you’ll be sure to find exclusive offers on hundreds of brand-new models of motorhomes, campervans and caravans. You’ll also be able to browse a bewildering array of tents, awnings, gorgeous gadgets and awesome accessories.

If you’re keen to brush up on your driving skills before the new season gets underway then there’s also an interesting variety of free tuition on offer here. Why not sign-up for a campervan test drive, motorhome manoeuvring course, or even a lesson on towing?

No matter what size leisure vehicle you’re driving, you can take a lot of the pain out of manoeuvring by practising. Just remember to have the right insurance for motorhomes policy in place to protect against any bumps and scrapes!

Check out this video to see the highlights of the last event.


Scottish Caravan, Motorhome & Holiday Home Show

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Location: SEC Centre, Exhibition Way, Glasgow G3 8YW

When: 2nd February to 5th February 2023

Price: Adults £14, seniors (60+) £13, kids 15 and under go free, carers free

What’s on: Scotland is one of the best parts of the UK in which to plan a wild outdoor adventure and this signature motorhome event is the area’s largest. With motorhomes, campervans, caravans, tents and holiday homes aplenty, it’s a great place to get excited about 2023.

As well as a wide selection of motorhomes there’s a great farmers market for delicious Scottish produce and a holiday park village for advice on the perfect vacation. And don’t forget that all-important towing and manoeuvring tuition.

For the truly adventurous among you, there’s also a range of boats, jet skis and marine accessories on show. Take to the water to bring your holiday adventure to the next level.

Scotland offers a wealth of activities for campervan and motorhome owners to enjoy. But when you’re far from the beaten track, make sure you have insurance for motorhomes to keep yourself safe.



The Yorkshire Motorhome and Campervan Show

Location: Great Yorkshire Showground, Harrogate HG2 8NZ

When: 17th to 19th March 2023

Price: Adults £10, children 16 and under free. Pre-book your day ticket and save £3 per adult. Includes free show guide and parking.

What’s on: Whether you’ve been touring for years or have only just got the motorhome travelling bug, there’s bound to be something for you here. From new and used motorhomes, campervans and conversions to awnings, outdoor clothing and electric bikes, there’s pretty much everything you could possibly dream of to enhance your hobby here.

For 2023 there are also plans for a jam-packed line-up of seminars to keep you entertained and advance your motorhome skills. While the event itself is only open during the day, the Harrogate Caravan Park is conveniently located on site with 66 pitches available on a first come, first served basis.


Go Explore

Location: Farnborough International Exhibition Centre, Etps Road, Farnborough GU14 6FD

When: 24th to 26th March 2023

Price: Adults £13, children 15 and under free, carers free.

What’s on: Only 35 minutes by train from Central London and with lots of free parking, this show has a fantastic array of exhibitors. There’s also a Camping Village for all your tent-related needs and an Accessory Superstore so you can shop ‘til you drop!



The National Motorhome & Campervan Show

Location: East of England Showground, Peterborough PE2 6HE

When: 21st to 23rd April 2023

Price: Adults £6 in advance, £10 on the gate, kids 16 years and under free

What’s on: Established over 30 years ago this is one of the UK’s longest running motorhome shows.  A day visitor ticket gives you access to a vast number of exhibitors, a huge range of new and second-hand vehicles and informative talks from a host of industry experts and personalities. What a great day out with family and friends!

But if you really want to make this a year to remember then you’ll want to book a camping pitch, too. Four nights camping will cost you £80 when you pre-book, and includes unlimited access to the exhibition area and entertainment.

Be aware if you want to see the headline evening shows then you’ll need to pay an extra fee of £20 per adult and £10 per child. For 2023, entertainment includes performances from Bjorn Again, Brian Conley and Complete Madness as well as a range of superb other acts.

If you want to bring your dog along, they must be on a lead and not left alone in your vehicle.


Campervan & RV Show

Location: ExCeL London, Royal Victoria Dock, 1 Western Gateway, Royal Docks, London E16 1XL

When: 14th to 16th April 2023

Price: To be confirmed. Opt in to the show e-newsletter to be alerted when tickets go on sale.

What’s on: If you’re looking for cool campervans, quality motorhomes, innovative trailers and funky touring caravans then this is the show for you. There will also be lots of help, advice and destination inspiration for those getting into van-life.



The Southern Motorhome & Campervan Show

Location: Newbury Showground, Chieveley, Berkshire RG18 9QZ

When: 19th to 21st May 2023

Price: Adults £6 in advance, £10 on the day, kids 16 and under free

What’s on: Another great value show for motorhome lovers, that offers a fantastic array of things to see and do. If you want to get into the party spirit then book a camping pitch and settle down for nights of great entertainment.

Camping for four nights will cost you around £80 if you pre-book. If you would like tickets for the headline show on Saturday night then you’ll need to pay an extra £20 per adult or £10 per child.

For 2023, the headline acts include Hermans Hermits, New Amen Corner and Glen Leon (Voice of Tom Jones). What a great line-up!



Motorhome, Campervan & Caravan Show

Location: Stratford Racecourse, Luddington Road, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 9SE

When: 16th to 18th June 2023

Price: Adults £5, kids free, dogs on leads welcome

What’s on: As well as exploring the exciting range of motorhomes, campervans and caravans on offer here, there’s a range of other entertainment, too. You can stay and enjoy up to nine nights camping and three nights of live evening entertainment.

Camping prices start from £60 for three nights up to £180 for nine nights. While the evening entertainment hasn’t been confirmed at the time of writing, if previous years are anything to go by then it’ll be top class indeed.

After the show, why not stay a while and explore William Shakespeare’s home town?



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The Norfolk Motorhome & Campervan Show

Location: Norfolk Showground, Dereham Road, Norwich, NR5 0TT

When: 21st to 23rd July 2023

Price: Adults £6 in advance, £10 on the day, kids 16 and under free

What’s on: It’s easy to see why this show is one of the highlights of the year for many. Indoor and outdoor exhibition spaces showing a range of motorhomes and accessories are only the start – there’s a real rock ‘n’ roll feel to this event.

Pre-book up to four nights camping for just £80 and enjoy an intoxicating mix of 50s rock ‘n’ roll and jive bands. There’s an on-site 50s hair and make-up salon, free jive classes and some great live acts to really get you in the mood to party.

An accident on the road or mishap parking up can really put a dent in the party atmosphere. Insurance for motorhomes can also cover theft of your contents and camping gear. Ask the Motorhome Protect team for more details when you get a quote.



The Western Motorhome & Campervan Show

Location: Three Counties Showground, Malvern, Worcestershire WR13 6NW

When: 18th to 20th August 2023

Price: Adults £6 in advance, £10 on the day, kids 16 and under free

What’s on: Well, howdy partner! As one of the UK’s biggest country and western fairs, this show is a real treat for those who love a good old fashioned hoedown!

As well as all the new and old motorhome models and accessories there are also plenty of entertainment options from a host of live music acts. And if you fancy a spot of line dancing, grab your hat, lace up your boots and book yourself into one of the free 45-minute line dancing lessons on offer. Alternatively check out some of the living history displays and live action performances!



The South West Motorhome & Campervan Show

Location: Bath and West Showground, Shepton Mallet, Somerset, BA4 6QN

When: 8th to 10th September 2023

Price: Adults £6 in advance, £10 on the day, kids 16 and under free

What’s on: Spend your days talking to a range of local and national dealers while also exploring this beautiful Somerset location. And in the evenings (provided you’ve booked your camping pitch) you can enjoy four nights of live music courtesy of The Animals 3 and Meatloaf Live by Craig Halford.


The Motorhome & Campervan Show Season Finale

Location: Lincolnshire Showground, Lincoln, LN2 2NA

When: 22nd to 24th September 2023

Price: Adults £6 in advance, £10 on the day, kids aged 16 and under free

What’s on: A popular place to bag a great end-of-season deal on a new motorhome. If you’re in the market for a new model, we’ve got some top tips right here. Visit just for the day or book yourself a camping pitch and enjoy some great evening entertainment.

Located just outside the charming city of Lincoln you can also enjoy a pleasant day trip here to explore all the city has to offer as well as its outstanding cathedral.



The Malvern Caravan & Motorhome Show

Location: Three Counties Showground, Malvern, Worcestershire WR13 6NW

When: 29th September to 1st October 2023

Price: Adults £5 in advance, £8 on the day, kids aged 16 and under free

What’s on: A great show to attend if you want to take your motorhome for a final whirl before the winter weather closes in. Day visitors will find an eclectic range of both motorhomes, caravans and accessories on offer as well as many on-site exhibitors including Cotswold Edge Leisure Vehicles, Creative Campervans and Pearman Briggs Caravans and Motorhomes.

And there’s sure to be something for everyone with bingo, a charity coffee morning in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support and even a fun dog show on Sunday. There’ll also be a number of live acts to entertain you, including Saturday Night Bee Gees, The Revolvers, The Moondogs and An Audience with Glen Leon.

Autumn is one of the best times to explore the UK in a motorhome, and this show at the bottom of the Malvern Hills is the perfect excuse to get out.

Insurance for motorhomes is essential if you’re touring in the autumn months. Read this Motorhome Protect article on autumn risks for motorhome drivers and stay safe.


The Motorhome & Caravan Show

Location: NEC Birmingham, B40 1NT

When: 17th to 22nd October 2023

Price: Adult £15 (tickets only available online), kids 15 years and under free (but still require a ticket)

What’s on: This show really needs no introduction, it’s by far the largest display of motorhomes, campervans, caravans, trailer tents and accessories in the country. Packed full of experts, guidance and inspiration, if you love motorhomes then you must go at least once in your lifetime!



Buying a motorhome is an exciting experience, and no matter how much you spend you’ll always want to keep it well maintained and protected. However, despite your best efforts, sometimes mishaps do happen that require specialist insurance cover.

Using our panel of insurers, the team at Motorhome Protect will search out insurance for motorhomes that’s tailored to you and your vehicle.

Our cover can include benefits such as:

  • Cover for vehicles valued up to £120,000
  • Cover for camping personal effects up to £3,500
  • Unlimited mileage cover
  • Offers for club members

Insurance for motorhomes is easy to arrange with Motorhome Protect!