• Quarrying
  • Construction
  • Recycling

26 - 28 June 2018

Hillhead Quarry Buxton Derbyshire UK


Visit Hillhead 2016

Where does the event take place?

At the Hillhead Quarry, Harpur Hill, Nr Buxton, Derbyshire, SK17 9PR

What are the dates of the show?

The exhibition takes place from 26th to 28th June 2018

What are the opening times?

Tuesday 26th June 0900 – 1800

Wednesday 27th June 0900 – 1800

Thursday 28th June 0900 – 1730

What can I expect to see at the exhibition?

Hillhead is the biggest exhibition of its kind in the world, and showcases the latest products, services and equipment for the quarrying, construction and recycling industries.  Hillhead also provides a unique opportunity to see the equipment in action across four live demonstration areas.

Is there a cost to visit?

No, Hillhead is free to attend to all visitors

How can I register to attend the event?

Registration has closed.

Can I attend on more than one day?

Yes, with so much to see, it is likely you will want to return for a second or third day.

Can children attend the exhibition?

No.  Due to the nature of the event, children under the age of 16 will not be admitted to the show

What should I wear?

Hillhead takes place in a live quarry environment, so you are advised to wear sturdy, suitable footwear, no sandals or flip flops!

Is there Car Parking at the event?

Yes, car parking is free at Hillhead and we have plenty of car parking space available with shuttle buses to drop you off at the Registration Pavilion.

Can I travel by train?

Yes.  Buxton Station is approximately 3km from the site.  For details of services to and from Manchester visit National Rail Enquiries 

Where can I stay?

Accommodation in the area surrounding Hillhead is in high demand during the show and we recommend booking early. Our official booking agents, Zibrant, have access to the best rates available and can negotiate discounts for larger group bookings. Visitors and exhibitors requiring accommodation may utilise this free service by contacting our dedicated advisor, Sarah Mousley on +44(0) 1332 285590 or by email Sarah.Mousley@Zibrant.com


Can I access the internet at the event?

Yes.  There are free Wi Fi hot spots across the exhibition site

Is there disabled access?

Due to the site conditions in the quarry, anyone with a disability or requiring assistance should contact the organisers well in advance so that the necessary provisions can be made.

Is food & drink available at the show?

Yes we have a number of food outlets throughout the site, as well as the Hillhead café, all serving a range of hot and cold food and drinks.

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