UK Classic Car Events in 2018

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May

The Triumph Sports Six Club – Triumph Weekend Isle Of Wight

Date & Time – 4 -6 May 2018: 10.00 – 17.00

Location – Appuldurcombe Holiday Park, Wroxall, Ventnor, Isle of Wight

Ticket Price – Contact Organiser

Event Summary – Set in the beautiful location of the Isle of Wight, this fantastic event is now in its 29th year running, and provides visitors with the opportunity to view and display an impressive display of Triumphs and other classics. Fun for all the family, the event also provides food, entertainment and convoys as well as the chance to meet with friends old and new.

Website – http://www.tssc.org.uk/

 

Abbey Hill Rally Yeovil

Date & Time – 4 – 7 May 2018: 9.00 Gates Open

Location – Dorchester Road, Yeovil, Somerset

Ticket Price – Adult day ticket £6, adult Saturday – Monday £10, child ticket £4

Event Summary – A fun filled 4 day event held over the bank holiday weekend, Yeovil’s biggest show features all classic vehicles from traction engines to motorcycles. Classic cars of any age are welcome to this popular event. There will also be ring events, live entertainment, food and refreshments with a fairground all open until late.

Website – http://www.abbeyhillrally.co.uk/

 

Magnificent Motors Eastbourne

Date & Time – 5 – 6 May 2018: 10.00 Start

Location – Western Lawns Eastbourne, BN21 4EE

Ticket Price – Free Admission

Event Summary – Featuring over 500 vintage and classic cars, motorbikes and military vehicles in a beautiful seafront location, this fantastic event is a must for classic car enthusiasts, visitors can also enjoy live music, food, a bar and a continental market. Last year’s show attracted 30,000 visitors over the two days.

Website – http://www.magnificentmotors.co.uk

 

Stratford Festival of Motoring

Date & Time – 6 – 7 May 2018: 10.00 - 16.00

Location – Stratford Town Centre, Warwickshire

Ticket Price – Free Admission

Event Summary –  Set in the heart of Stratford this fantastic event features a mix of up to 300 classic and modern cars – there will be two runs in the countryside before returning to the town centre to park up and be on display on the main streets.

Website – http://www.theopenroad.co.uk/Stratford-Festival-of-Motoring

 

Gaydon – Classic Land Rover Show

Date & Time – 12 – 13 May 2018: 10.00 to 16.00

Location – British Motor Museum Gaydon, Warwickshire, CV35 0BJ

Ticket Price – Contact British Motor Museum

Event Summary – Held at the world famous British Motor Museum, this exciting two day celebration of the magnificent Land Rover is now in its fourth year. With hundreds of Land Rovers on display plus a mini Land Rover display, this event is a must for enthusiasts of the iconic vehicle.

Website – https://www.britishmotormuseum.co.uk/

 

Dorset Blind Association Motor Show

Date & Time – 13 May 2018: 9.30 - 16.00

Location – Lulworth Castle, East Lulworth, Dorset, BH20 5QS

Ticket Price – £10pp Dorset tour and Showground Entrance, Free Entry to members of the public on the Castle Showground

Event Summary – The prestigious motor show returns to Lulworth Castle for its 4th year and this year is set to be even bigger than ever! An impressive selection of vehicles will be on display in the castle showground as well as an array of stalls, live entertainment and a children’s area with face painting, a bouncy castle, a visit from Peppa Pig and more.  

Website – http://dorsetblind.org.uk/event/lulworth-castle-motor-show/

 

Deal Classic Motor Show Kent

Date & Time – 26 May 2018: 10.00 - 16.30

Location – Walmer green Deal, Kent CT14 7DY

Ticket Price – Free Standard Admission, £6 with a classic car

Event Summary – Featuring over 700 classic cars including Ferraris, Porsches, Aston Martins, Fords, VWs and more dating from the 1900s to the present day. The event will also have 2 live music stages, a retro market, free vintage bus rides, local dealerships and much more.

Website – http://www.classicmusicandmotors.co.uk

 

Liverpool Motor Club Track Day

Date & Time – 26 May 2018: 10.00 to 16.30

Location – Aintree, Lancashire, L9 5AS

Ticket Price – £3 standards adult admission

Event Summary – Open to non members, whether you are a novice, intermediate, expert driver or have an open wheeled single seater, this is fantastic opportunity to drive on the historic Aintree circuit located a mere 6 miles from Liverpool City Centre.

Website – http://www.liverpoolmotorclub.com

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June

Vintage Nostalgia Festival

Date & Time –  01 – 03 June 2018

Location – Stockton Park, Wiltshire

Ticket Prices – Refer to Website

Event Summary – The Vintage Nostalgia Festival aims to bring everything Vintage into one place. Whether your interests are Classic Cars, Bikes, Vintage Clothing or Antiques, this event is sure to cater to everyone. With live music, a cocktail bar, a Vintage Village and plenty of entertainment for the kids, it's guaranteed to be a great day out.

Website – http://www.vintagenostalgiafestival.co.uk/

 

Classics At The College – Hope House Hospice

Date & Time – 2 June 2018: 10.30 - 16.00

Location – Ellesmere College, Shropshire SY12 9AB

Ticket Price – Early bird entry is £10 per vehicle up to 1 May, £15 thereafter.

Event Summary – Hope House is launching its first ever classic vehicle rally, the car run is to start in North Shropshire at 10.30am to reach Ellesmere College around midday. Members of the public are invited to come and admire the fantastic collection of classic vehicles on display in the beautiful grounds of Ellesmere College – an impressive Gothic building.

Website –https://www.hopehouse.org.uk/events/event/classics-at-the-college.html

 

National Metro & Mini Show at Gaydon

Date & Time – 03 June 2018: 10.00 - 17.00

Location – British Motor Museum Gaydon, Warwickshire, CV35 0BJ

Ticket Price – Contact British Motor Museum, Gaydon

Event Summary – This one day show is dedicated to all Metro, Mini and Mini owners as well as all the other variants that go with these cars. There will be a fantastic display as well as numerous social competitions in this fun filled event.

Website – https://www.britishmotormuseum.co.uk/

 

Darts Farm Classic Car Show 2018

Date & Time – 3 June 2018: 11.00 - 15.30

Location – Darts Farm, Topsham, Exeter, Devon EX3 OQH

Ticket Price – Individual Tickets £2, Family Ticket £5 (2 Adults, 2 Children)

Event Summary – In support of local charity, Estuary League of Friends –  this fantastic display features a wide range of vehicles from local owners, from the Vintage Era to modern day cult classics. A fun day out for all the family, packed with activities including live music, delicious food, cocktail bar, a BBQ, bouncy castle, duck herding days and more. This event is not to be missed!

Website – http://www.dartsfarm.co.uk/events/darts-farm-events/classic-car-show-3-4-2018.html

 

National Metro & Mini Show

Date & Time – 3 June 2018: 10:00 – 17:00

Location – Warwickshire, West Midlands

Ticket Prices – Refer to Website

Event Summary – A spectacular event that celebrates the history of Minis & Metros. With visitors having the opportunity to see vehicles from as far back as the 50s, as well as see some fantastic competitions such as ‘Show’n’Shine’ & ‘Car Gymkhana’, where Vehicle Entrees test their driving skills around the custom made track. There will also be a huge variety of stalls, entertainment and awards to be won.

Website – https://www.britishmotormuseum.co.uk/events/national–metro–and–mini–show

 

Jaguar XK70 Celebration @ Shelsey Walsh

Date & Time – 9 - 10 June 2018: 08:00 – 17:00

Location – Worcestershire, West Midlands

Ticket Prices – Refer to Website

Event Summary – This event is a celebration of everything Jaguar. From craft stalls to appearances from some very special guests, as well as guests being encouraged to dress ‘traditionally’, everyone is guaranteed to have a spectacular day.

Website – https://lochnessclassiccartour.weebly.com/

 

Manchester to Blackpool Classic Car Run

Date & Time – 10 June 2018

Location – Worsley Old Hall Manchester

Ticket Prices – Refer to Website

Event Summary – In its 55th year, this annual tour starts again at Worsley OId Hall Manchester, and is expected to be a great success. Entrees can expect to see an array of vehicles from Classic to Edwardian era, as well as have the opportunity to win awards in each class.

Website – http://lancsautoclub.com/

 

Luton Festival of Transport

Date & Time – 10 June 2018: 10:00 – 16:00

Location – Stockwood Park, Luton

Ticket Prices – Adult: £5 Child: £1 Family: £10

Event Summary – From Military Vehicles to Scooters & Motorcycles, this event welcomes all vehicles to take part in its annual celebration of transport. All visitors and entrees can take advantage of a great display of vehicles, vintage stalls and are even encouraged to dress from the ‘period’ era, and have a chance to win some great prizes.

Website – http://www.cvpg.net/

 

Father’s Day MotorFest

Date & Time – 17 June 2018: 10.00 - 16.00

Location –  Barleylands, Billericay, CM11 2UD

Ticket Price – Adult £10.99 online £13.00 on gate, children under 10 free, children 10-15 years £7.00 online £10.00 gate. Family ticket £22.99 online, £35.00 on gate (2 Adults and 2 children age 10-15 years (free Dad online only)

Event Summary –  Don’t miss out on the best Father’s Day Out in Essex, this fantastic show is for all the family featuring a spectacular display of all classics, custom, super cars, bikes and trucks along with some incredible stunts and entertainment, plus numerous trade and food stalls as well as lively children’s area with fun fair rides, a bouncy castle village, pony rides and much more!

Website – https://motorshowevents.com/fathers-day-motor-fest/

 

The Classic & Sports Car Show In Association With Flywheel

Date & Time – 23 - 24 June 2018: 10.00 - 18.00

Location –  Bicester Heritage, Buckingham Road, Bicester, Oxfordshire, OX27 8AL

Ticket Price – Advance tickets start from £23 per adult, £10 per child (5-15) and £55 per family, children under five enter for free

Event Summary –  The spectacular event combines world-class cars and bikes, a dazzling array of vintage aircraft, an impressive collection of military machines and incredible live demonstrations both on the ground and in the air at the historic site. There’s also a Vintage Village featuring period fairground rides, live music performances, shopping and food stalls.

Website –  https://www.classicandsportscarshow.com/

 

Really Retro & Classic Car Show

Date & Time – 24 June 2018: 10:00 – 16:00

Location – Seighford Aerodrome, Staffordshire

Ticket Prices – Adult: £6.45 Kids: Free Car Entry: £4

Event Summary – Welcoming a range of pre-1990s vehicles, this event celebrates old classics from Vauxhall, Jaguar, Rover & hundreds more. Also open to entrees with Bikes, Scooters & Commercial vehicles, as well as entertainment for all families and a huge variety of stalls, it’s a great day out for any car enthusiast.

Website – http://www.reallyretroshow.com/

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July

Vintage Thoroughbreds at Shelsley Walsh

Date & Time – 30 June – 1 July 2018:

Location – Shelsey Walsh, Worcester

Ticket Prices – £20–50

Event Summary – Whatever your taste in Vintage cars, whether it be Edwardian Era, 50s Sports Cars or Gran–Prix Single Seaters, this event welcomes an extraordinary array of vintage cars from the past century. Co–promoted by the Midland Automobile Club & the VSCC, you can also expect to see Formula 500 & Formula Junior Racing Cars, Selected Post–Vintage Thoroughbreds (1931–1941) and plenty more Vintage vehicles (pre–1931). Shelsey Walsh Hill Climb is the oldest Motorsport venue in the world, with the original course still in use.

Website – http://www.shelsleywalsh.com

 

Tatton American Car Show ‘Stars & Stripes’

Date & Time – 30 June - 1 July 2018

Location – Tatton Park, Knutsford, Cheshire

Ticket Prices – Adult: £7.50. Youth (15 & under): £5.00 Child (10 & under): Free

Event Summary – From Classic Cadillacs to Customised Pick–Up trucks, this event prides itself on displaying up to 1,500 of most magnificent vehicles to ever come out the US. Other attractions include Ex–US Army & Military Vehicles, Motorcycles (Harleys & Goldwings) and much more.

Website – http://www.cheshireautopromotions.co.uk/

 

The Nostalgia Show - Stansted Park

Date & Time – 30 June 2018: 1st July 2018

Location – Stansted Park, Rowland's Castle PO9 6DX

Ticket Prices –  £12 per car entry (including one driver). Discounted passenger tickets (up to 4) are also priced at £12 per person - call 07752 411728 for further information

Event Summary – A new event is coming to Stansted Park this summer, bringing with it whimsical charm and British eccentricity. Experience a magical step back in time, view an incredible selection of classic cars, shop vintage style, dine on British street food and dance the day away all in one glorious setting. There'll be a fabulous choice of entertainment, including live music, street performers, and traditional fairground rides. Each day will see a display of distinctive vehicles, come along on Saturday and bring your classic from the 30s, 40s or 50s. Then on Sunday, it's moving up a gear to the decades of the 60s, 70s, and 80s. This event caters for all, with daily dance classes for both beginners and advanced dancers, traditional sports day games on the village green with tea and scones for spectators. In our Best of British marquee, you will find local artisans, craftspeople, makers, and workshops galore. You can even get involved yourself by bringing your baked goods to be judged by the W.I: A brilliant way to join in the community spirit, and a fabulous excuse to eat cake! Looking to embrace authentic vintage? Then pop over to the Vintage Marketplace, where you can purchase vintage inspired clothes, collectables, homeware, and accessories from our specialists. The Nostalgia Show will take you from day to evening, finishing each day with funky DJs and a headline vintage act - come wearing your finest vintage threads and immerse yourself in this vibrant, animated atmosphere for some epic live performances across two action-packed days. To register your car, please email: dominic.santana@virgin.net

Website – https://www.vintageparade.co.uk/events/the-nostalgia-show

 

All Morgan's Day at Blenheim Palace

Date & Time – 1 July 2018:

Location – Blenheim Palace, Oxfordshire

Ticket Prices – Admission price to Bleinheim Palace

Event Summary – With a full display of over 220 Morgan models, this event is bound to spark the interest of any Morgan enthusiast. In its fourth year, they’re hoping to display as many different 3 & 4 wheeler models of this timeless car, as well as continuing to support the charity Combat Stress, The Military Veterans Mental Health Charity.

Website – http://morgancentenaryroadster100register.weebly.com/all–morgans–day.html

 

19th Leighton Hall Classic Car & Bike Show

Date & Time – 1 July 2018: 10:00–16:00

Location – Leighton Hall, Lancashire

Ticket Prices – Adult: £7.50 Child: £2.50

Event Summary – This outstanding event welcomes anything ‘Classic Car’ related. You can expect to see an array of vintage bikes, 4x4s, and autojumble and up to 500 classic vehicles. The grounds welcome well behaved dogs, offer guided tours (payable) from 1pm and your ticket gains you access to the Gardens, Park & Tea Room.

Website – http://www.markwoodwardclassicevents.com/

 

Scottish Jaguar Day

Date & Time – 1 July 2018:

Location – Buchany, Doune, Scotland

Ticket Prices – Enter Car: £5 Spectators: £2

Event Summary – This event aims to celebrate all Jaguars & Daimlers, old and new. Attendees can find a variety of Jaguar stands, a raffle & the incredible opportunity to win an F–Type Jag for the weekend. Hosted by Fife & Tayside Region, this is sure to be an event for any Jaguar enthusiast.

Website – http://www.scottishjaguarday.co.uk/

 

Kent County Show

Date & Time – 6 – 8 July 2018: 08:00 – 18:00

Location – Kent Showground, Kent.

Ticket Prices – Advance Adult: £20.70 On–the–Gate Adult: £23.00

Advance Child: £6.30 On–the–Gate Child: £7.00

Advance Family: £45.00 On–the–Gate Family: £50.00

Event Summary – The Kent County Show is a celebration of everything agricultural. With a diverse display of automobiles, steam engines, livestock & a huge variety of stands and stalls, it’s guaranteed to be a worthwhile event for any farming enthusiast.

Website – http://www.kentshowground.co.uk/

 

Henstridge Classic Revival

Date & Time – 7 July 2018: 10:00 – 17:00

Location – Henstridge Airfield, Somerset

Ticket Prices – Adults: £5 Children: Free

Event Summary – This annual event marks a great day for remembering Classic Cars. Visitors can anticipate a great day out and are even encouraged to dress ‘traditionally’, it really is the perfect event for immersing yourself in a culture that celebrates some of the most outstanding automobiles. There will be a vast choice of stalls to visit, a food tent, entertainment & much more to see.

Website – https://www.henstridgeclassicrevival.com/

 

Classics At The Mill

Date & Time – 8 July 2018: 09:00 – 17:00

Location – St Catherine's Hospice, Lostock Hall, Preston, PR5 5XU

Ticket Prices – Adults: £5 Children: Free

Event Summary – This fantastic event is held on the second Sunday of every month. The hard-standing car park is designated for this special event, bring your classic car along or simply pay a visit to admire the cars and vans on display, we invite the community to come along and explore the grounds of St Catherine's Park. Why not treat yourself to some delicious food from the Mill Café while you’re there? Open from 9am to 5pm, with breakfast served until 11.30am and lunches served from 12 noon, Afternoon Tea is available 2pm - 4pm; booking 24 hours in advance essential for Afternoon Tea. If you would like to book a table, please call 01772 695277 or email themill@stcatherinespark.co.uk

Website – https://www.facebook.com/events/342281779614455/

 

Whitstable Classic Motor Show

Date & Time – 15 July 2018: 10:00 – 16:00

Location – Kent, London

Ticket Prices – Spectator: Free Entry with Car: £7

Event Summary – With over 700 Classic Motors on show last year, there is a lot of anticipation for 2018’s event to be wildly successful. With people arriving from all over the UK, you can expect to see a wide range of cars, old and new, but all equally impressive. There will also be a great range of entertainment, food & drink and plenty more stalls to entertain any car enthusiast.

Website – http://www.classicmusicandmotors.co.uk/

 

Apley Classic Motor Day 2018

Date & Time – 15 July 2018: 10:00 – 16:00

Location – Apley Farm Shop, Norton, Shropshire, TF11 9EF

Ticket Prices – Free for Cars and Spectators

Event Summary – The Apley Classic Motor Day is back again for the 7th year running, on Sunday 15 July 2018 (10-4pm) at Apley Farm Shop. It’s a free event and a great family day out. All categories of classic vehicles are invited to attend, from cars, motorbikes & tractors (for the first time this year) and more. Vehicle owners are encouraged to pre-register for free by clicking HERE, to ensure the displays and the whole day can be organised as well as possible.

Website – https://apleyfarmshop.co.uk/cmd2018/

 

Rotary Ashover Classic Car & Bike Show

Date & Time – 22 July 2018: 10 - 16.00

Location – Rotary Clubs of Chesterfield, Chesterfield Scarsdale, Matlock and Clay Cross, Milken Lane
Ashover, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S45 0BA

Ticket Price – Show cars and bikes: £5 to include 2 passenger adults, Public: £5 adults, under 12 free with an adult. Caravan / Tent: £25 for up to 2 nights to include entry for 2 adults.

Event Summary – This exciting annual classic car and bike event show cases a wide range of stunning vehicles as well as a stalls and other attractions in order to raise money for local charities.

Website –  https://www.ashoverclassics.co.uk/

 

Beaumanor Hall Nostalgia Show Leicestershire

Date & Time – 29 July 2018: 10:30 – 17:00

Location – Woodhouse, nr Loughborough

Ticket Prices – Adults: £80, Children: £4, Family (2 Adults & 3 Children): £24

Event Summary – This popular event marks a celebration of all things Classic. With up to 500 timeless vehicles on show, as well as an array of craft stalls to entertain all visitors, it’s guaranteed to be a great day out.

Website – https://www.classicmotorshows.co.uk/beaumanor–hall


August

Ace Cafe Hot Rod Night

Date & Time – 1 August 2018: 18.00 – 23.00

Location – Ace Cafe London, North Circular Road, Stonebridge, London, NW10 7UD

Ticket prices – Free Admission

Event Summary – One of the most popular petrol head cafes in London are hosting a night specifically designed to meet all your hot rod dreams. It sure to be a memorable night.

Website – https://london.acecafe.com/meets/?cm=8&cy=2018&ct

 

Classics on the Green at Rickmansworth Hertfordshire

Date & Time – 1 August 2018: 14.00 – late

Location – Croxley Green, Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire, WD3 3HN

Ticket prices – Free Admission or Donation to Charity

Event Summary – The largest midweek show in the UK is set to take place on Wednesday 01st on Croxley Green, featuring in the region of 1500+ cars. This terrific charity event run by the WDCVC is now in its 15th year running and welcomes all classic cars and classic car enthusiasts - so come along and join the fun!

Website – http://www.watfordclassics.co.uk

 

Gloucestershire Vintage & Country Extravaganza

Date & Time – 3 – 5  August 2018: 10:00 – 17:00

Location – South Cerney Airfield, Gloucestershire

Ticket Prices – Adult: £10.00 Child: Free

Event Summary – Displaying a huge variety of Vintage & Steam vehicles, this event aims to give the visitors a great look into the most marvellous automobiles of the past 2 centuries. With over 700 different vehicles expected to be there, from full-size Steam Engines to Emergency and Commercial Vehicles this event is truly a celebration of all things classic.

Website – http://www.glosvintageextravaganza.co.uk/

 

Festival of Wheels 2018 – Motor Show Events

Date & Time – 4 - 5 August 2018: 10.00 - 17.00

Location – Trinity Park, Felixstowe Road, Ipswich, IP3 8UH

Ticket Price – Contact event organiser

Event Summary – The Festival of Wheels is undoubtedly one of the largest events of its kind in the south east, this unique event brings together an immense collection of the finest and rarest classics, super cars, trucks and bikes. Enthusiasts are brought together to enjoy the best of motoring as well as incredible stunts, food and entertainment for all the family.

Website – https://motorshowevents.com/festival-wheels-2018/

 

Cromford Steam Rally

Date & Time – 4 – 5 August 2018: 08:00 – 17:00

Location – Highacres Farm, Derbyshire

Ticket Prices – Adults: £10 Children (10–16 yrs): £6 Children (under 10): Free OAP’s: £5

Event Summary – At this ever–popular event, everyone is welcome to come down and see the spectacular range of vehicles on display. From historic motors to steam engines and military displays, this event prides themselves on showcasing a spectacular display of all classic vehicles.

Website – https://www.cromfordsteamrally.co.uk/

 

Vintage Sports Car Club Prescott Speed Hill Climb

Date & Time – 4 – 5 August 2018: All Day Event

Location – Prescott Hill, Gotherington, Cheltenham, GL52 9RD

Ticket prices – Price for members: £15.00 – Price for non members: £20.00 – Members day 2: £15.00 –  Non members day 2: £20.00 – Alternatively a 2-day pass can be purchased for £25

Event Summary – This historic event which was first established way back in 1938 is still going today and now stronger than ever. Be sure to take a camera as Prescott Hill Climb is sure to have some very high end classic cars being the home to the Bugatti owner’s club.

Website – https://www.prescott-hillclimb.com/events/vintage-sports-car-club

 

Supercar Weekend Beaulieu

Date & Time – 4 – 5 August 2018: 10.00 - 18.00

Location – Beaulieu Brockenhurst, Hampshire, SO42 7ZN

Ticket prices – Contact event organiser - events@beaulieu.co.uk

Event Summary – Come and admire some of the world's most prestigious supercars at the Beaulieu Supercar weekend - this family spectacular is a must for all supercar enthusiasts, providing some truly spectacular displays which not only feature some of the most magnificent cars in the world, but also show how manufacturers have evolved through the years from luxurious classics to high performance supercars. The event brings the opportunity to hear the distinctive roar of the engines in the Supercar Sound-off, an exciting Demonstration Run, plus the Super SUV Garden featuring some of the finest off-roaders.

Website –  http://www.beaulieu.co.uk

 

South Gloucestershire Show

Date & Time – 4 – 5 August 2018: 10.00 - 17.00

Location – Windmill Fisheries Showground, Gloucestershire, BS37 8QZ

Ticket prices – Adult Ticket £10, Admission with Classic Car £10

Event Summary – This is exciting event is now in its 5th year running, a massive success - last year's event had over 25000 visitors! Featuring a wonderful display of classics with some of the most iconic cars from the last 70 years displayed in the motor zone plus a huge range of other attractions including a fairground, archery, beer festival, a craft market, farmer's market, golf, shooting, arena activities and much more - guranteed to be a fantastic day out for all the family.

Website – http://www.southglosshow.co.uk

 

Classic Ford Car Show & Auto-jumble

Date & Time – Sunday 12 August – 10.00 – 17.00

Location –  Maltings Road, Battlesbridge, Essex, SS11 7RF

Ticket Prices – Public Admission £8 – Accompanied under 16’s Free

Event Summary – Ford, the company that kick started the automotive world and its impact on peoples lives; and you can find all their classics at this event in Essex. Over 250 cars set to be in attendance, guaranteed great day out for any great classic car enthusiast.

Website – http://www.battlesbridge.com/events/classic-ford-car-show-and-autojumble

 

Mini In The Park

Date & Time – 12 August 2018: 09:00 – 17:00

Location – Santa Pod Raceway, Northamptonshire

Ticket Prices – In Advance: £10 On the Gate: £15 Children: £5

Event Summary – This event attracts Mini enthusiasts from all over the country with their outstanding display of customised, classic and modern vehicles. This event has a great atmosphere for the whole family, incorporating competitions, live entertainment and a passion for all things Mini. As well as an autojumble and many more trade stands, it’s guaranteed to be an event to remember.

Website – http://www.minishow.co.uk/mini–show

 

Hampshire Classic Motor Show at Braemore House

Date & Time – 12 August 2018: 10:00 – 16:00

Location – Braemore Country House, Hampshire

Ticket Prices – Adults: £8 Children (4–16 years): £4 Family Ticket (2 adults & 2 children) : £20

Event Summary – With over 400 vehicles on display, this event intends to bring Classic motoring into the 21st Century. With some vehicles competing, visitors can expect a great atmosphere at this ever–growing show. All visitors are also encouraged to take advantage of a huge variety of entertainment, food & even free goody bags.

Website – https://www.classicmotorshows.co.uk/breamore–house

 

London Cartel International Auto Show

Date & Time - 19 August 2018: TBC

Location - South of England Event Centre, West Sussex

Ticket Prices - Free

Event Summary - Organised by a group of Car Show Veterans with collectively over 30 years of experience, this is going to be Car event like no other. The grounds of this event are set to hold over 5000 Spectators & 2000 Vehicles, making it one the largest Motoring Events of 2018. Other attractions include a large Food Village, Trade Village, an Entertainment Zone and some hair-raising Competitions.

Website - http://londoncartel.org

 

Tatton Park – Passion for Power

Date & Time – 18 – 19 August 2018: 09:00 – 16:30

Location – Tatton Park, Cheshire

Ticket Prices – Adults: £7.50 Under 15: £5 Under 10: Free

Event Summary – Recently changing its name to ‘Passion for Power’, this 30 year old event has no signs of slowing down. With a huge range of vehicles on display, from Classic cars to Supercars, it’s no wonder this annual event is so highly anticipated. Along with the spectacular display of vehicles, all visitors can expect to find a huge autojumble, entertainment, and over 250 stalls to choose from.

Website – http://www.cheshireautopromotions.co.uk/

 

Wings & Wheels at Dunsford Park

Date & Time – 25 – 26 August 2018: 09:00 – 07:00

Location – Dunsfold Aerodrome, Surrey

Ticket Prices – Refer to Website

Event Summary – Held on August Bank Holiday, this event aims to memorialize the history of all things Motoring & Aviation. The 32–acre arena will host a huge range of entertainment, including live music, retail & military outlets and an incredible 5-hour flying display by some RAF legends.

Website – https://www.wingsandwheels.net/

 

M4 Classic & Custom Car Show - Hullavington Air Hanger

Date & Time – 25 – 26 August 2018: 10:00 – Late

Location – Hullavington Air Field, Hangar 88, Hullavington Airfield, Hullavington, Chippenham SN14 6GU

Ticket Prices – Adult: £5, free entry for up to two people upon return of a booked vehicle entry form

Event Summary – A fun event in a fantastic location - this classic and custom car show provides first class bank holiday entertainment, catering not only for motoring enthusiasts, but all the family. We offer cars, music, food and stalls, as well as providing an opportunity for charities to fundraise by holding their own stalls.

Website – https://www.facebook.com/m4classiccar

 

Capesthorne Cheshire Classic Show

Date & Time – 26 August 2018: 10:00 - 16:00

Location – Capesthorne Hall Siddington, Cheshire

Ticket Prices – Adult: £8, Child (7-14 yrs): £3

Event Summary – This annual event takes places on the stunning grounds of Capesthorne Hall, where visitors are lucky enough to see both the stunning stately home as well as a truly impressive collection of Classic Cars. Not only will there be Classic Cars, but you can expect to see a wide range of Motorcycles & Mercedes Benz have also joined to proudly show a range of their Classic Motors. For any Motoring enthusiast, it is surely not an event to be missed.

Website - http://www.classicshows.org/

 

Concours Masters Tribute to 70 Years of Ferrari

Date & Time – 30 August - 1 September 2018: 11:00 - 17:00

Location – Blenheim Palace, Oxfordshire

Ticket Prices – Refer to Website

Event Summary - This unique event aims to celebrate the magnificence and history of Ferrari. With the Masters Tribute in its second year, it’s guaranteed that the event will still maintain the high standards, elegance and exclusivity of all Concours past events. Spectators are encouraged to dress formally, only adding to an already impressive atmosphere. The event is proud to show a spectacular timeline of Ferraris over the past 70 years, as well as have up to another 100 Supercars, Classic Cars & Hypercars. An event as spectacular as this is not to be missed by anyone.

Website - https://www.salonpriveconcours.com/concours-masters/

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September

Brighton Speed Trials

Date & Time – 1 September 2018

Location – Madeira Drive, Brighton, BN2 1EN

Ticket prices – Advanced tickets £12 Each – Gate tickets £15 Each – Children under 14 accompanied by a paying adult Free.

Event Summary – This event is of a hundred years old, making it one of the oldest motor-sport events still running today. If you wish to take place in the event yourself then feel free to sign up at the website and test the speed of your classic cars.

Website – http://www.brightonandhovemotorclub.co.uk/events.php

 

Classic & Retro Show at Himley Hall, Dudley

Date & Time – 2 September 2018: 10:00 - 17:00

Location – Himley Hall, Dudley

Ticket Prices – Adults: £8, OAP’s: £4, Children: £2

Event Summary – On the grounds of this stunning 18th Century building, visitors have an incredible opportunity to be part of this truly unique Classic & Retro event. This event boasts over 800 vehicles on show, so whether your interests are in American, Military or Sports cars, there will surely be enough choice to entertain anyone. The event is also happy to host a huge autojumble, family entertainment and a massive variety of trade stands.

Website - https://www.classicmotorshows.co.uk/himley-hall

 

Goodwood Revival

Date & Time – 7 - 9th September 2018

Location – Goodwood, nr Chichester, Sussex

Ticket Prices – Refer to Website

Event Summary – This spectacular event needs absolutely no introduction. Famous Nationwide, Goodwood Revival attracts the best of the best of all types of Classic Vehicles, there really is no stone left unturned when it comes to celebrating the motoring world. Spectators can expect to see vehicles from the 40’s, 50’s & 60’s, and are encouraged to dress periodically. Consider this the pinnacle of all Classic Car events, and surely not one to be missed.

Website - https://www.goodwood.com/

 

Classic Car Extravaganza, Isle of Wight

Date & Time – 15- 16 September 2018: 09:30 - 17:00

Location – Newport Quay & Ryde Seafront (twin locations)

Ticket Prices – Free

Event Summary – This charity-driven event aims to celebrate all things Vintage, Classic, American and Automotive over a 2 day period. Taking place in two locations, the host of the show parades hundreds of cars with the help of Wight Link Transport for all to see. This event has quickly made a name for itself, with many Classic Car owners claiming that this is currently the best Classic Car Show to date. They’re looking to make 2018’s event even bigger and better so watch this space!

Website - https://www.facebook.com/iowclassiccarshow/

 

Footman James Manchester Classic Car Show

Date & Time – 15 - 16 September 2018: 10:00 - 17:00

Location – Event City Phoenix Way, off Barton Dock Road, Manchester

Ticket Prices – Starting from £12.50 in Advance.

Event Summary – Bringing all Classic Motors under one roof, this event aims to be one of the biggest and best in the country. Visitors can expect to see a stunning and unique collection of Classic, American, Pre-War and Early-Age Vehicle indoors, whilst outdoors experience white-knuckle racing at the Live Action Rally. All car enthusiasts are encouraged to head down to this one-of-a-kind event.

Website - http://www.manchesterclassiccarshow.com/

 

Harewood Greenwood Cup Speed Hillclimb

Date & Time – 15 September 2018 – Practice Starts 9.00 & Timed Runs at 12.00

Location – Harewood Avenue, Harewood, LS17 9LA

Ticket Prices – Adults £10.00 including a Free programme – Free admission to the paddock – Children under 14 years Free – Free car parking, including the Hill Top car park with a view of the track

Event Summary – Drivers from around the country competing in a high intensity hillclimb race all aiming for the ultimate prize in the cup. This is a great opportunity to see some great classic and maybe slightly newer cars as well battling it out to come out on top.

Website –  http://www.harewoodhill.co.uk/

 

Harborough Sports Classic and Vintage Meet

Date & Time – 16 September 2018 – 9.00 – 14.00

Location – Gallow Field Road, Market Harborough Leicester, LE16 7QB

Ticket prices – £3 Admission

Event summary – If you just want to meet up with some people who are just as enthusiastic about cars as you are, then this is the event you want to go. Great Family or alone day out, you’ll be sure to speak to new people who love their classics like you do.

Website – https://www.facebook.com/Harborough-Sports-Classic-Vintage-Meet-870986849750952/

 

National Mini Day

Date & Time – 23 September 2018: 10:00 - 16:00

Location – Stanford Hall, Lutterworth

Ticket Prices – Adults: £10, Children (under 12’s): Free, BMC Members: £8 (also dog friendly)

Event Summary – With the largest and last annual gathering of The Mini Club, all visitors can expect to see a truly stunning collection of all Mini’s, old & new. The Mini Club is a highly established and recognised club so inevitably attracts the best collectors, spectators and crowds imaginable. Visitors can also anticipate a great competitive attitude, with £400 also being on offer for the entree with the ‘Overall Car of the Day’. The event also hosts a range of trade stands, an autojumble and much more.

Website - https://britishminiclub.co.uk/events/mini-fest/

 

Manchester Standard Triumph Show

Date & Time –  30 September 2018: 10:00 - 16:30

Location – Museum of Transport, Cheetham Hill, Manchester

Ticket Prices – Adults: £4, OAP’s: £2, Under 16’s: Free

Event Summary – Hosted by the The Manchester Standard Club, this event aims to celebrate the 60 years of the Triumph. The club started the event with the hopes to generate a National interest in the Triumph vehicles, and that they just did. Now this event proudly boasts a wide range of these Vehicles from its earliest models to it’s later and more innovative styles.

Website - http://www.gmts.co.uk/


October

Goodwood Breakfasts: Sushi Sundays

Date & Time – 1 October 2018: 08:00 - 12:00

Location – Goodwood, Sussex

Ticket Prices – Refer to Website

Event Summary – All crammed into one spectacular morning, The Goodwood Estate are proud to celebrate a history of Japanese motoring. Whether it’s 2, 3 or 4 wheels, it’s sure to be a spectacle of the monumental history of their vehicles. Get yourself down to a unique morning where Goodwood turns Japanese!

Website - https://www.goodwood.com/

 

Jaguar Track Day At Castle Combe

Date & Time –  6 October 2018: 10.00 - 18.00

Location – Castle Combe, England, SN14 7EY

Ticket Prices – Contact Organisers

Event Summary – The Jaguar Enthusiasts Club (JEC) is the largest Jauguar club in the world, this popular autumn classic hosted at Combe Castle track in the beautiful Wiltshire countryside attracts thousands of visitors every year to enjoy a wonderful range of classics. Spectators are encouraged to dress in period clothing to become truly immersed in the fun atmosphere!

Website - https://jec.org.uk/events/jecdevonatcastlecombe

 

Prescott American Autumn Classic

Date & Time – 6 - 7 October 2018: 8:00 - 17:00

Location – Prescott Hill, Gloucestershire

Ticket Prices – Refer to Website

Event Summary – Hosted and run by the Bugatti Owners Club, they hope to bring to all visitors an incredible opportunity to see all things great from the US motoring world. Also back by popular demand, spectators can behold the Demon Drome Wall of Death, back by popular demand!

Website – https://www.prescott-hillclimb.com/

 

Sunday Scramble

Date & Time – 7 October 2018:  9.00 – 16.00

Location – Bicester Heritage, Buckingham Road, Bicester, Oxford-shire, OX27 8AL

Ticket prices – Advanced Adults £6 per person (plus a booking service charge) – Children under 16 are free (when accompanied by an adult ticket holder) – Adults On The Gate £8 per person – Children under 16 free (when accompanied by an adult ticket holder)

Event Summary – If you like Cars, Coffee & more Cars then this is the event for you, held at an old RAF base you’ll get the chance to see some true classics and also show off your own classics. Truly great day out for all Classic car enthusiasts.

Website – http://bicesterheritage.co.uk/whaton/sunday-scramble-2/

 

Malvern Classic Motorcycle Show & Autojumble

Date & Time – 14 October 2018: 10:00 - 15:00

Location – Wye Halls Three Counties Showground, Malvern, Worcestershire

Ticket Prices – Adults: £10, Children (7-14yrs): £3,

Event Summary – Malvern’s best annual Classic Car Event comes back around once more to show off their best collection of all things Classic! As well as Classic Cars, the event are proud to boast a spectacular range of old Mini’s,

Website – http://www.classicshows.org/

 

Amberley Classic Landrover Day

Date & Time – 14 October 2018: 10:00 - 17:00

Location – Amberley, Sussex

Ticket Prices – TBC

Event Summary – On the grounds of Amberley Working Museum, this event shows a great effort to bring together a wide range of exhibits, from vintage transport collections to more modern vehicles. This specific events celebrates the history of Landrover. They proudly show a superb collection of vehicles both old & new, and more than enough to please any Landrover enthusiast.

Website – http://www.amberleymuseum.co.uk/

 

British Sports & Performance Cars

Date & Time – 17 October 2018: 18.00 – 22:30

Location – Ace Cafe London, North Circular Road, Stonebridge, London, NW10 7UD

Ticket prices–  Free Admission

Event Summary – One of the most popular petrol head cafes in London are hosting a night specifically designed for the British sports and performance cars of the previous, current and next generation of cars. Amazing night out for any petrol head.

Website – https://london.acecafe.com/meets/?cm=10&cy=2018&ct

 

Classic and Cake

Date & Time – 21 October 2018

Location – Duke Of London, Lionel Road South, TW8 0JA

Ticket Prices – Contact Event Organiser

Event Summary – All classic sports and super cars are welcome, as long as they are pre 1989 but thats what makes them classic. If you have a love for super cars or sports cars you’ll be guaranteed a great day cruising around in convoy with all of the pasts favourites.

Website - https://www.facebook.com/Harborough-Sports-Classic-Vintage-Meet-870986849750952/

 

Ace Cafe All American Cruise

Date & Time – 27 October 2018: 16:00 - 20:00

Location – Ace Cafe, Stonebridge, London

Ticket Prices – Free

Event Summary – Ace Cafe pride themselves on their consistently popular motoring events and meetups. This time round, we see a spectacular group come together with their impressive range of American motors. With both admission for spectators and car entrees, this is definitely not an event to miss!

Website – https://london.acecafe.com/

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November

Footman James Classic Vehicle Restoration Show

Date & Time – 3 - 4 November 2018: 09:30 - 16:00

Location – The Royal Bath & West Showground, Somerset

Ticket Prices – Adult (Adv): £8, Adult (Gate): £10, Children (U16): Free

Event Summary – Not only does this event boast a huge range of Classic & Vintage cars, but visitors can expect to see a range of awe-inspiring projects and restorations on impressive variety of vehicles. As well as the cars, you can anticipate an impressive autojumble, trade stands and some very well established restorers. If you fancy popping down on the Sunday, you can also take part in the famous Charterhouse Auction that takes place at the event each year. There is definitely something for any motoring enthusiast here!

Website – http://www.bristolclassiccarshows.com/

 

London to Brighton Veteran Car Run

Date & Time – 4 November 2018: 07:00

Location – Hyde Park, London

Ticket Prices – Spectators: Free, Vehicle Entree: Refer to Website

Event Summary – Meeting at Hyde Park at 7:00am, this event proves to parade the best of the best of Classic vehicles. Only accepting vehicles built before 1905, the group will leave in order of oldest to newest, taking spectators on a journey of some the earliest cars around.

Website – http://www.vccofgb.co.uk/

 

Lancashire Insurance Classic Motor Show, with Discovery NEC

Date & Time – 9 - 11 November 2018

Location – NEC, Birmingham

Ticket Prices – Refer to website

Event Summary – Joining together classic car enthusiasts from all over the UK and beyond, the 2018 show will once again grace the halls of Birmingham's NEC. Covering over one million square feet, more than 2,500 iconic classic cars and motorbikes will be showcased this year! 300 classic car and bike clubs will be present showcasing a diverse mix of marques, visitors can expect to discover rare and loved motors spanning more than 100 years shared with us by the clubs dedicated members. Not only will you find an unrivalled collection of vehicles, you can also visit the UK's biggest indoor Autojumble - a haven of parts and spares for anyone working on their car, as well as 650 specialist exhibitors and traders offering a mix of products and services. Be immersed in stunning classics, fantastic features, one of the most high-profile classic car auctions, all in the presence of motoring celebrities including The Wheeler Dealers and many more. This truly magnificent season finale of the motoring calendar will welcome 72,000 passionate motoring enthusiasts to the NEC in Birmingham this November for one of the UK's biggest and best Classic Motor Shows!

Website – http://www.necclassicmotorshow.com/

 

AC Owners Club Sprint Goodward

Date & Time – 10 November 2018

Location – Goodwood, Sussex

Ticket Prices – Contact Event Organiser

Event Summary – AC Copra, one of the most notorious of classic cars, also one of the more expensive ones too. All cars however are welcome so if you fancy taking your own classic or even future classic be sure to and show it off to all the other classic car enthusiasts.

Website – https://www.acownersclub.co.uk/ac_events.asp

 

Ace Cafe All American Cruise Meets

Date & Time – 24 November 2018: 16.00 – 20.00

Location – Ace Cafe London, North Circular Road, Stonebridge, London, NW10 7UD

Ticket Prices – Free Admission

Event Summary –  One of the most popular petrol head cafes in London are hosting a night specifically designed for the American car lovers. Whether it be the Chevy Bel Air or a 73’ Charger, you need to get there and join in on this cruise.

Website – https://london.acecafe.com/meets/?cm=11&cy=2018&ct

 

Great British Land Rover Show

Date & Time – 25 November 2018: 10:00 - 16:00

Location – Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire, West Midlands

Ticket Prices – Adults: £12.50 Children (U14 & Carers): Free Off-Road Course Ticket Prices: £15 (subject to availability)

Event Summary – The Great British Land Rover Show is a spectacle for all visitors and Land Rover collectors. Bringing together a huge range of their best vehicles and even devoting a whole compound to show off only collectors vehicles. Visitors also have the opportunity to use (with appropriate ticket) the 2.4 mile Off-Road course, it’s guaranteed to be a great day.

Website – http://www.greatbritishlrshow.com/home

 

Classic Cars on the Quay Southamptom

Date & Time – 26 November 2018: 10:30 - 15:30

Location – Shamrock Quay Marina, Hampshire, SO14 5QL

Ticket Prices – Free Admission

Event Summary – This lively monthly car show is based at Shamrock Quay Marina at Southampton - Attracting a wide range of pre 1990 classics including Supercars, American cars, Motorbikes and Scooters. Visitors can relax in the on-site resturant and enjoy a special 10%discount on breakfasts and refreshments whilst enjoying the Classics on the Quay resident band for some lively entertainment.

Website – https://en-gb.facebook.com/pg/classiconthequay/events/


December

The Christmas Cracker at Manchester

Date & Time – 1 - 2 December 2018

Location – Museum of Transport, Cheetham Hill, Manchester

Ticket Prices – Adults: £4, Over 60’s: £3 Students/Jobseekers: £3

Event Summary – Hosted at Manchester’s own Museum of Transport, this event brings together a huge variety of stalls, stands and sellers of all Classic Car/Transport Memorabilia. Visitors can still expect to see the museum's timeless collection of Classic Vehicles alongside the vendors at the event, creating a great atmosphere for this event.

Website – http://www.gmts.co.uk/

 

Mod ‘n’ Mini Night

Date & Time – 6 December 2018:  18.00 – 22:30

Location – Ace Cafe London, North Circular Road, Stonebridge, London, NW10 7UD

Ticket prices – Free Admission

Event Summary –  One of the most popular petrol head cafes in London are hosting a night specifically designed to cram as many mini classics into their car park as the possibly can. If you love mini then this is definitely the event, this event is held almost every month in the same location at the same times.

Website – https://london.acecafe.com/meets/?cm=12&cy=2018&ct

 

Newark Auto-jumble

Date & Time – 9 December 2018:  06.00 Stallholders – 08.00 early-birds

Location – Newark and Notts Showground, Nottinghamshire, NG24 2NY

Ticket prices – Standard Admission £7

Event Summary – If you’re missing the spare part to finish your restoration project this may well be the place for you. A whole variety of different car parts, old, new and most definitely classic.

Website – http://www.newarkautojumble.co.uk/

 

Sun Inn Steam & Vehicle Meet

Date & Time – 16 December - 2018: 10:00 - TBC

Location – The Sun Inn, Lower Burton, Dorset

Ticket Prices – Refer to Website

Event Summary – In its 14th Annual meet-up, this event promises to bring together a stunning collection of Steam, Vintage & Classic Vehicles to the Sun Inn. At this informal event, collectors, spectators and enthusiasts come together to share the mutual appreciation for these timeless cars, with each event gaining more interest from the general public.

Website – http://www.transportofyesteryear.com/sun-inn-meet.html

 

Ulster Pre-War Austin Boxing Day Run

Date & Time – 26 December 2018 : TBC

Location – Hillsborough Town Square, Hillsborough

Ticket Prices – TBC

Event Summary – Starting at Hillsborough Town Square, this grand collection of Pre-War Vehicles are sure to stun any passer-by. Visitors and Spectators can expect to see Vehicles from Private Collections and be stunned by the true authenticity of these vehicles.

Website – http://www.upwac.co.uk/

 

Lakeland Classic Drive and Ride-In Day

Date & Time – 26 December 2018: 10 to 16.00

Location – Lakeland Museum, Cumbria, North West, LA12 8TA

Ticket Price – £8.50 Adults / £5 Child

Event Summary – A fantastic day out for the Christmas break, enjoy a wonderful display of classic cars, trucks, motorbikes, high performance sports cars and more. The museum offers plenty of free parking for proud owners to display their cherished vehicles.

Websitehttp://www.lakelandmotormuseum.co.uk