Show Details

Vapnartak is organised and run entirely by volunteers from the York Wargames Society.

We do not have contact phone numbers.

If you have a quick question, a PM via our FaceBook page (see the link in the footer) will get the quickest response.

York Racecourse

York Racecourse is an excellent venue for the show.
It is walkable from York Railway station in c.30m.


Coronavirus Precautions

Any governmental guidance for mass indoor events in England will be applicable to this event.

Please do not attend if you are not happy to follow these rules. 

Anyone failing to follow the guidance at all times will be asked to leave the show.

Show Times

Vapnartak is on Sunday February 5th 2023.

Doors will open at 10:00.

The show will close at 16:00.

Entry Fees

Adult (16+) £5
Youth (12-15) £3
Children (Under 12) Free

There is no facility to pre-purchase entry tickets.  All entry dues in CASH ONLY PLEASE – the York Wargames Society is a small social club and regret we have no facility to accept payment cards.

An adult must accompany all minors.

You will be issued a ticket on entry and this should be kept with you at all times, enabling you to leave and re-enter the site.


The racecourse has sufficient free parking for all attendees. 


Hot and cold refreshments are available throughout the day from the cafe within the racecourse stand building.