PATS – Harrogate International Exhibition Centre
PATS, is the UK’s Number One Pet Trade Event. Showcasing 1000’s of products bought by the general public each and every day of the year. This show hosts a vast selection of pet suppliers and manufacturers, such as Royal Canin, Burns, Johnson to name but a few. Along with the suppliers, will be pet grooming workshops, demonstrating all the latest products and gadgets.
Arrive before 10.00 am and get a free breakfast.
Have a great day out, and pick up some interesting tips to help enhance your business. There are plenty of samples to collect as well as products that you can purchase. Not only that, Harrogate is a beautiful and interesting place to visit for the weekend, for both Suppliers, Manufacturers and the general public. Visit Betty’s famous Tea Room. Make the best of both and visit the Harrogate Show and see the town as well.
How to get to the HIC – Harrogate International Exhibition Centre
Harrogate is located centrally in the UK with easy access to London and Edinburgh. A first-class motorway network, mainline rail, sea and 24-hour air links ensure that Harrogate is able to offer all the benefits expected of a truly global location.
For your information, our postcode is HG1 5LA.
From London: M1 – A1(M) exit Wetherby (9 miles from Harrogate)
From the North: A1 – exit Wetherby or Knaresborough (Knaresborough is 8 miles from Harrogate)
From the East: M621 – A1(M) – exit Wetherby
From the West: M56 – M62 – A1(M) – exit Wetherby
Car Parking at HIC
HIC has its own 210 space dedicated underground car park, further 1,200 at the nearby Jubilee and Victoria car parks, plus a 180-space car park specifically for contractors. Click here to go to our map.
These costs are for the HIC underground car park.
Up to 3 hours 4.00
Up to 6 hours 7.50
Up to 12 hours 11.50
24 hours 13.00
Entertainments 2.00 (for performances at HIC)
We are linked to all major UK cities via Leeds or York including a direct connection to London daily.
See www.nationalrail.co.uk for timetables.
Leeds Bradford International Airport (LBIA) is the closest airport to Harrogate.
British Airways run daily flights between Harrogate and London Heathrow and there are regular flights from many connections in Europe and worldwide. For more information on flights: www.leedsbradfordairport.co.uk
To get from the airport to Harrogate it couldn’t be simpler – Catch the Airport Direct 737 bus which runs hourly and will drop you off at the bus station, then it is just a short walk from the HIC, or alternatively there is a taxi service available and we are only 12 miles away.