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Opening times and parking

Opening Times

Everards Meadows is open daily throughout the year, apart from Christmas and Boxing Day.

Gates open at 7am on weekdays, 8am on Saturday and 9am on Sundays.

Gates close at 9pm every evening.

As the darker nights arrive opening hours will change.

Please check the café and cycle centre for their opening times.

Flooding and Bridge Closure

The River Soar is prone to flood from time to time, making the area inaccessible and would lead to the closure of the bridge over the River Soar.

Please keep an eye on our website and Facebook page for flood updates and bridge closure information.



Bike parking

There is plenty of bike racks outside Jenno’s Coffee House and Rutland Cycling store.

Car parking

Parking is free for the first 2 hours and no ticket is required.

For longer stays parking fees apply as follows:

Stay Fee
First 2 hours Free
Up to 3 hours £1.00
Up to 5 hours (Maximum stay) £3.00
After 6pm Free

The car park is pay and display, please use the machines to pay by cash and display your ticket. You can also use the pay by phone option.

Please read the car park signage carefully for useful information to avoid penalty charges.

The car park is closed overnight from 9pm.