Bon Accord Steam Engine Club

Castle Fraser

We are proud to hold our annual Steam Fair on the beautiful setting of Castle Fraser in Aberdeenshire each year. The fair is held directly adjacent to the castle which makes a stunning backdrop for our event. To enter the event you should approach the […]

Exhibitors are the most important part of our event as they are what attracts our thousands of visitors over the weekend. We are delighted that you are interested in being part of our 50th celebration.

Exhibitor registration for our Golden Jubilee Steam and Vintage Fair at Castle Fraser has closed due to the outbreak of coronavirus (covid-19) and the fair has been postponed until 19th and 20th June 2021.

Entries will be confirmed in writing via email periodically (around every 4 weeks) leading up to the date of the event. You should ensure you have entry application approval from a BASEC committee member before making travel arrangements.

We’d love you to use our new online entry facility but if you would prefer to download a PDF copy and post or email a copy of the form to us, please use the Download Form link available at the top of the online form. Completed forms should be sent to our secretary, click here to send an email and attach your form.

Camping is available onsite and is subject to a fee of £10 for the weekend regardless of the number of nights required. Click the button above to register your details.

Should you need to contact a member of the committee ahead of the event, our details can be found by clicking the below link.

Date & Time

Saturday 19th June and Sunday 20th June 2021

Gates open 10am – 4pm daily.


Castle Fraser is 4 miles north of Dunecht and 16 miles west of Aberdeen.

The full address is Castle Fraser, Sauchen, Inverurie, Aberdeenshire, AB51 7LD


Visitor entry prices for 2021 are as follows;

Ticket Price
Adults £10.00
Children (age 5 – 16) £6.00
Children (under 5) FREE
Family Ticket (Two Adults and Two Children) £30.00

Camping Pitches

Camping will be available onsite and package deals can be bought to cover overnight stay and two one-day adult passes to the event.

Overnight prices for 2021 are as follows;

Camping Package Price
1 night (inc. 2 adult entry tickets) £TBC
2 nights (inc. 2 adult entry tickets) £TBC

Additional entry tickets can be purchased upon check in at the camping entrance.

Visitor Car Parking

Car parking is located directly off of the main driveway to Castle Fraser. Please follow Steward instructions to ensure everyone can be parked quickly, safely and efficiently.

Disabled car parking is found in the main Castle car park.

Cash Point machines

There will be credit/debit card contactless payment systems at the entry kiosk.  Queues will be segmented for cash payments and card payments.

There are no cash point machines available within the Steam Fair, so it is best to bring cash with you. The nearest cash point is located in Kemnay at the Co-Op on the High Street.


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Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsorship allows Bon Accord Steam Club to continue bringing Scotland’s largest celebration of steam heritage to life.  The fair serves to educate people of all ages, bring together a community of steam/vintage enthusiasts and promotes cultural significance of our past.

  We are seeking sponsors for the 2021 Fair and we have the following opportunities available:

Let’s Discuss Sponsorship Together

Why not get in touch with us to discuss our sponsorship and partnership opportunities – we would love to hear from. Either complete the form below or contact

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