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Showground car park

The Showground car park location is: Fifth Avenue, Harlow CM20 1FD

The Showground car park is only open for special events and peak season. 

This car park has 28 parking spaces - 6 of these are disabled spaces.

The car park charges apply at all times. 

If you have a Blue Badge, you can park for free.

Weekday charges

Weekday car park charges
Time Charge
Up to 1 hour Free by getting a ticket from the pay and display machine
Between 1 and 5 hours £1.10
Over 5 hours £6.20

Weekend charges

Weekend charges
Time Charge
Up to 2 hours Free by getting a ticket from the pay and display machine
Over 2 hours £1.25

You cannot park a motorhome in this car park.

You need to purchase a valid ticket and park within the marked bays. If you don't do this, you may receive a Penalty Charge Notice (fine).


You can use cash at the pay and display machine to get a ticket. Or you can also pay:

  • using the MI PERMIT app (for Apple and Android)
  • online at
  • by text (text PARK followed by your vehicle registration number to 61600 (for example PARK A123BCD). You will receive a call for location and payment details.
  • by phone 0345 520 7007

The location number for this car park is 737809.