Here you will find some of the most common Frequently Asked Questions.

If you can't find the answer you are looking for drop our Show Team an email show@alicespringsshow.com.au

When is the drop off time for my entries?

Entry drop off and pick up times can be found here.

How do I enter competitions?

Entering Competitions is easy! Head to the Competitions Tab or Click Here
If you don't already have an account with Show, sign up is SUPER Easy, just follow the prompts.
Best of all Rumball Hall Competitions are FREE to enter!

Where can I get a copy of the Guide to Entries?

As we are celebrating the 65th Alice Springs Show, we are bringing back the SHOW BOOK. This can be downloaded Here
You will also be able to pick up a copy from May 2024 from Local Business around town.

When do competition entries close?

Competition Entries close on the Monday 24th of June 2024 
**Cattle & Equestrian Contact Steward for more information on late entries.

How do I register for Volunteering at the Show?

Our Show runs on VOLUNTEERS! We'd love for you to join us! Click Here to register your interest.

Where are baby change stations located?

There are baby change stations located in the Western toilets, Cattle toilets and a parent feeding room located in the Members Bar. 

Show Open Hours?

​​​​​​The Show is OPEN to the General Public from 9.00am both Friday & Saturday

  • Pavilions Open at 9.00am and Close at 5.00pm both Friday & Saturday
  • GATE 4 - Exhibitors with a Gate 4 Pass or Traders Pass, along with a VALID Entry Ticket, Wristband or Shield, can access GATE 4 from 6.30am both days.
Where can I buy tickets for the show?

Tickets for the 2024 Alice Springs Show are on sale now! Head to the Buy Tickets tab on our website. 

  • SAVE and Purchase your tickets online! 
  • Family pass - add 2 adults and 2 children, and children tickets will be automatically discounted!
  Pre Pay Online* At the Gate
Adult $20.00 $25.00
Children (5-15yrs) $12.00 $15.00
Senior (with card) $12.00 $15.00

*plus booking fee

Where do I park?
  • General Public - The Public Car Park is located in the paddock adjacent the Main Ticket Boxes.
  • Disabled Parking - Disabled Parking is located inside the grounds - Use GATE 1 - You must have a valid Disabled Parking Permit along with a valid Ticket, Shield or Wristband
  • Member Parking - Enter VIA GATE 1 (Blue Gate) - You must be displaying your GATE 1 Sticker, and have a VALID Entry Ticket, Wristband, or Shield.
  • Trader Parking - Please Refer to the Parking Map in your Exhibitor Manual. - Please ensure you affix your Trader Sticker to your vehicle. Ensure your staff are issued their wristbands before the event starts. Pedestrian Entry VIA Main Ticket Gates ONLY
  • Animal Competitors -  You will require a GATE 4 Pass & VALID Entry Ticket, Wristband or Shield. 

Download our Parking Map Here

Is there Disabled Parking?

Disabled Parking is located inside the grounds - Use GATE 1 (Blue Gate) - You must have a Valid Disabled Parking Permit along with a VALID Entry Ticket, Wristband or Shield.
1. Enter Gate 1
2. Turn Left
3. Follow the Signs - Disabled Parking is located at the southern side of Rumball Hall.

Can I bring my dog to the Show?

No, dogs are not permitted on the Showgrounds for the entirety of the Show event. The only exception to this rule is Service Dogs. All service dogs must be able to be identified. 

What do I do if I have found or lost a belonging?

Lost and found is located with the NT Police Stall opposite Side Show Alley

Where are lost or found children taken to?

Lost and found is located with the NT Police Stall opposite Side Show Alley. Wristbands are available at the Ticket Gates for parents to write mobile numbers on. 

Will there be an ATM at the Show?

Yes, there will be ATM's located next to the Food Court and near the Police/ Side Show Alley

Can I use Basics Card to purchase tickets?

Unfortunately the Alice Springs Show does not fall in the category to be able to use your basics card to purchase Show tickets.