UK Classic Car Events in 2019

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August

The 45th Annual Gloucestershire Vintage & Country Extravaganza

Date & Time – 2nd to 4th August 2019 10.00 - 17.00

Location – Stroud Vintage Transport & Engine Club (SVTEC), Cirencester, Gloucestershire, GL7 5QD

Ticket Price – Adult £7 Friday, £10 Saturday and Sunday or £15 Friday to Sunday, children under 5 free

Event Summary – This year's show will feature almost 1000 classic cars both pre and post war as well as over 70 classic American cars, a number of car clubs, emergency and commercial vehicles, a model aircraft flying display as well as other vintage vehicles. The show will also feature a variety of trade stands, a vintage fun fair and much more.

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

 

Super Car Weekend Beaulieu

Date & Time – 3rd to 4th August 2019 10.00 - 16.00

Location – Beaulieu, Hampshire, London, SO42 7ZN

Ticket Price – Contact organiser

Event Summary – Spectators are able to listen to the mighty roar of some of the most prestigious and powerful sports cars of the world as they zip through the grounds of Beaulieu.

Website – http://www.beaulieu.co.uk/

 

Bentley Drivers Club at Silverstone

Date & Time – 3rd August 2019

Location – Silverstone Race Circuit, Northamptonshire, East Midlands, NN12 8TN

Ticket Price – Contact organiser

Event Summary – The Bentley Drivers Club has approximately 3700 members and welcomes all new members whether they are Bentley owners or not. The BDC at Silverstone is now in is 70th consecutive year and is a must for all Bentley enthusiasts.

Website – http://www.bdcl.org

 

Hebden Bridge Vintage Weekend

Date & Time – 3rd and 4th August 2019 from 09.00 - 16.30

Location – Calder Holmes Park, Hebden Bridge, Yorkshire, North East, HX7 6JE

Ticket Price – Adult Ticket £5, Child £2 and family ticket £10

Event Summary – A fantastic weekend featuring a spectacular display of over 600 cars, military and commercial vehicles with various different classes and vehicles each day. There will also be an outstanding variety of specialist food and drink, as well as an array of entertainment including live music and children's rides.

Website – http://www.hebdenbridge-vintageweekend.org.uk/

 

Lytham St Annes Classic Car Show Lancashire

Date & Time – 4th August 2019 from 10.00 - 16.30

Location – Lytham Hall, Lancashire, North West, FY8 4JX

Ticket Price – Adult Ticket £7, Child £2.50

Event Summary – Set in the beautiful grounds of the Grade I listed Lytham Hall, this fun filled event caters for all the family. A large display of all classics, motorcycles, military, light commercials will fill the 78 acrepark grounds. The admission fee also includes access to the gardens, lakeside, woodland walks, stable yard, tea rooms and house tours are also available.

Website – http://www.markwoodwardclassicevents.com

 

Classics on the Green at Rickmansworth Herts

Date & Time – 7th August 2019

Location – Croxley Green Rickmansworth, Herfordshire, London WD3 3HN

Ticket Price – Free or donation to charity

Event Summary – This mid week fun filled event is one of the largest shows in the South East. 2018 saw over 1200 vehicles in attendence and this year is set to be even bigger, with more cars, as well as numerous catering stalls and a fantastic auto jumble.

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

 

London Cartel International Auto Show

Date & Time – 11th August 10.30am onwards

Location – South of England Showground, Ardingly, RH17 6TL (near Gatwick)

Ticket Price – Adult ticket £10, Under 16s £5

Event Summary – Last year this show was Europe's largest debut auto shows and this year is set to be even bigger with over 2000 cars on display, live demonstrations, a full drive-on stage as well as an array of other entertainment including live acts, family entertainment, delicious food and much more. An event not to missed!

Website – www.LondonCartelShow.com

 

TSSC Triumpfest Weekend

Date & Time – 16 - 18 August

Location – Stratford Upon Avon Racecourse

Ticket Price – Contact organiser

Event Summary – Celebrate the golden age of motoring at the Stratford Upon Avon racecourse at this fantastic two day event which features famous drivers, live music, trade stalls and other forms of entertainment. 

Website – http://www.tssc.org.uk/

 

Tewkesbury Classic Vehicle Festival

Date & Time – 18th August from 9.30am onwards for display vehicles and 11am for general admission

Location – Tewkesbury School, Ashchurch Road, Tewkesbury, GL20 8DF

Ticket Price – Adult ticket £5 in advance, £7.50 on the gate, Under 12s go free

Event Summary – Over 1000 cars will be displayed at this fantastic event which raises money for extremely worthwhile causes. A celebration of all classic cars and motorcycles as well as an array of vintage entertainment, quality trade stands, car accessories and onsite catering - making this the perfect day out for all the family!

Website – www.tewkesburycvf.org

 

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September

Classic & Retro Show at Himley Hall, Dudley

Date & Time – 1st September 2019: 10:00 - 16:00

Location – Himley Hall, Dudley

Ticket Prices – Adults: £8, Children: £4

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/himleyhall

 

Hoghton Classic Cars Lancashire

Date & Time –  1st to 2nd September 2019: 10:00 - 16:00

Location – Hoghton Tower Preston, Lancashire, North West, PR5 0SH

Ticket Prices – Adults: £7 Children: £2.50

Event Summary – A wide range of Classic cars, motorcycles, light commercials, ex army and classic 4 X 4s, as well as a range of stands and exhibits. Hoghton Tower is a fortified manor which has been home to the Hoghton family since the 12th century.

Website – http://www.markwoodwardclassicevents.com

 

Festival of 1000 Classic Cars Cheshire

Date & Time –  1st September 2019

Location – Cholmondeley Castle Nr Malpas, Cheshire, North West SY14 8AH

Ticket Prices – Contact organiser

Event Summary – An impressive festival of 1000 classic cars combined with the North West Classic Motorcycle Show in the beautiful location of Cholmondeley Castle.

Website – http://www.classicshows.org

 

Salon Prive Blenheim

Date & Time –  6th to the 8th September from 11.00 - 17.00

Location – Blenheim Palace, Oxfordshire, OX20 1PP

Ticket Prices – Contact organiser

Event Summary – A spectacular event set in the beautiful grounds of Blenheim Palace, Salon Prive Classic & Supercar will feature over 2000 luxury classic cars on display, as well as a fabulous selection of super cars, yachts, helicopters and  luxury brands - an event not to be missed.

Website – https://www.salonpriveconcours.com/classic-and-supercar/

 

St James Concours D' Elegance Hampton Court

Date & Time –  6th to the 8th September 2019 from 09.30 to 17.00

Location – Hampton Court Palace, Berkshire, London, KT8 9AU

Ticket Prices – Contact organiser

Event Summary – The Concours of Elegance provides the opportunity to view the display of hundreds of the UK's most prestigious motor cars in the beautiful grounds of Hampton Court Palace. It also includes entrants to the Club Trophy, which is now in its 4th year.

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

 

Wentworth Woodhouse Classic Vehicle Show Yorkshire

Date & Time –  8th September 2019 from 08.00 onwards

Location – Wentworth Woodhouse Rotherham, Yorkshire, North East, S62 7TQ

Ticket Prices – Adult ticket £8, Under 14 year £4, Family ticket £20 (2 adults and 3 children)

Event Summary – A fun filled day for the whole family, featuring a fanastic display of up to 400 classics on the lawns in front of the house, as well as live entertainment, plus an awards ceremony towards the end of the day.

Website - http://classicmotorshows.co.uk

 

Gloucestershire Warwickshire Steam Railway

Date & Time –  8th September 2019 from 10.00 onwards

Location – Toddington Station, Gloucestershire, South West, GL54 5DT

Ticket Prices – Standard admission - free

Event Summary – All classic cars over the age of 25 are welcome to this fantastic event. Classic cars and steam trains, motorbikes and commercials will all be on display at the Steam Trains & Classics Transport Nostalgia Day at the Gloucestershire Warwickshire Steam Railway.

Website - http://www.gwsr.com 

 

Goodwood Revival

Date & Time – 13-15 September 2019

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/flagship-events/goodwood-revival/

 

Classic Car Extravaganza, Isle of Wight

Date & Time – 14-15 September 2019: 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.grantford.co.uk/the-isle-of-wight-classic-car-show

 

Mini Fest at Stanford Hall

Date & Time – 15 September 2019: 10:00 - 16:00

Location – Stanford Hall, Lutterworth, LE17 6DH

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/

 

Warren Classic & Supercar Show Essex

Date & Time –  22nd September 2019 from 11.00 to 18.00

Location – Warren Golf & Country Club, Woodham Walter, Maldon

Ticket Prices – Contact organiser

Event Summary – The Warren Classic & Supercar Show is a spectacular event not to be missed, featuring a wide range of classic car clubs, drive in classics, motorcycles, air display, live music and an impressive food court.

Website - http://warrenclassic.co.uk

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October

Sunday Scramble

Date & Time – 6 October 2019:  9.00 – 16.00

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

Ticket prices – Adults £8 per person (plus a booking service charge)

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/october/

 

Brooklands Morgan Day

Date & Time – 06 October 2019:  10.00 – 17.00

Location – Brooklands Museum Weybridge, Surrey, KT13 0QN

Ticket prices – Standard museum admission

Event Summary – A celebration of the iconic British sports car - the Morgan. All Morgan cars are welcome at the Brooklands Morgan Day, the event will take place at the famous London race track, with test Hill in action during the afternoon.

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

 

North York Moors Railway in Wartime

Date & Time – 11 - 13 October 2019: All day

Location – Yorkshire, North East, YO18 8DT

Ticket prices – Contact organiser

Event Summary – This 3 day event provides the perfect entertainment for car & steam train enthusiasts as well as their families, with various classic and classic military parades as well as the opportunities to hop on and off steam and heritage diesel trains.

Website – http://www.nymr.co.uk

 

HSCC Silverstone Finals

Date & Time – 19 - 20 October 2019:

Location – Silverstone, Northamptonshire, East Midlands, NN12 8TN

Ticket prices – Contact organiser

Event Summary – From one of the UK's leading Historic Motor Racing organisers - HSCC brings the Historic Sports Car "Finals" club racing to Silverstone. A wide variety of club races will take place during the day.

Website – http://www.hscc.org.uk

 

The National Restoration Show

Date & Time – 27 October 2019: 09.30 - 16.00

Location – Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire, West Midlands, CV8 2LZ

Ticket prices – Contact organiser

Event Summary – The ideal place to find obscure parts and get valuable advice for restoration projects. This fantastic show will also host the UK's largest indoor autojumble, featuring numerous stalls and traders and even an automart.

Email – amy@livepromotions.co.uk


November

Footman James Classic Vehicle Restoration Show

Date & Time – 2-3 November 2019: 09:30 - 16:00

Location – The Royal Bath & West Showground, Somerset

Ticket Prices – Adult (Adv): £9, Adult (Gate): £11, 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 – https://www.bristolclassiccarshows.com/

 

Goodwood Breakfast Club - Eightes Sunday

Date & Time – 3 November 2019: 08:00 to 12.00pm

Location – Goodwood, Sussex, London

Ticket Prices – Contact organiser for further details

Event Summary – A celebration of the decade which produced some of the world's most celebrated cars and the good news is, breakfast club selection is open to anyone with a vehicle which fits the theme and is pre-registered. Selection begins approximately 4 weeks before each Breakfast Club meeting.

Website –  https://www.goodwood.com/motorsport/breakfast-club/

 

London to Brighton Veteran Car Run

Date & Time – 3 November 2019: 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 – https://www.veterancarrun.com/

 

Hero RAC Rally of the Tests

Date & Time – 7 - 10 November 2019

Location – Start Torquay, Devon finish Chester

Ticket Prices – Spectators free, contact organiser for admission with classic car

Event Summary – This exciting rally welcomes all classics pre 1986 - beginning from the town of Torquay, the 18th Rally of Tests features approximately 750 miles with 30 tests over the weekend, starting from Devon, into the West Country, Wales and onto Chester.

Website – https://heroevents.eu/

 

Lancashire Insurance Classic Motor Show, with Discovery NEC

Date & Time – 8-10 November 2019

Location – NEC, Birmingham

Ticket Prices – Refer to website

Event Summary – Joining together classic car enthusiasts from all over the UK and beyond, the 2019 show will once again grace the halls of Birmingham's NEC. Covering over one million square feet, with over 3,000 classic cars and motorcycles, this event is the UK's biggest classic car show. This is not a show you want to miss!

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

 

Great British Land Rover Show

Date & Time – 25th November 2019 from 10.00 to 16.00

Location – Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire, West Midlands, CV8 2LG

Ticket Prices – £12.50 per adult, Under 14s go free, Off-road course tickets £15

Event Summary – A msut for all landrover enthusiasts, the Great British Land Rover Show is back in its fourth consecutive year, exhibiting a wide range of visitor owned Land Rovers with everything from restored classics to wildly modified. The show also offers the opportunity to try out the All Whell Drive Club's 2.4 mile off road course or trials at the show.

Website – http://www.greatbritishlrshow.com

 

Classics on the Quay Southampton

Date & Time – 26th November 2019 from 10.30 to 15.30

Location – Shamrock Quay Marina, Southampton, SO14 5QL

Ticket Prices – Standard admission free

Event Summary – Set in the beautiful location of Shamrock Quay, this exciting monthyl event welcomes any make and model pre 1990, plus supercars, Motorbikes, Scooters or American Cars. Visitors have the opportunity to enjoy the marina facilities and a 10% discount for breakfasts and refreshments.

Website – http://www.sandstoneproductions.co.uk/automotive

 


December

Le Jog

Date & Time – 07 December 2019

Location – Lands End, Cornwall to John O'Groats, Scotland

Ticket Price – Contact organisers for further details

Event Summary – Hero welcomes all cars of a specification built before 1986 to take part in one of the ultimate challenges, Land's End to John O'Groats - considered by many as one of Europe's biggest challenges, this is an event not to be missed!

Website – https://heroevents.eu/event-schedule/le-jog-2019/

 

Lakeland Classic Drive and Ride-In Day

Date & Time – 26 December 2019 from 10.00 to 16.00

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

Ticket Price – £8.50 Standard Admission, £5 Child

Event Summary – A fantastic winter event open to anyone wishing to display their own private classic vehicle, to include cars, trucks, vans and motorbikes with plenty of parking and no need to book. The Lakeland Museum also offers its own fantastic permanent classic car exhibit which visitors are able to enjoy.

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

 


Recurring Events

Normous Newark Jumble

Date & Time –

  • 27 January 2019
  • 24 February
  • 17 March
  • 14 April
  • 02 June
  • 30 June
  • 22 September
  • 27 October
  • 17 November
  • 08 December

Location – Newark Showground, Lincoln Road, Winthorpe, Coddington, NG24 2NY

Ticket Price – Standard Admission £7 per person, children under 12 free

Event Summary – The famous ‘Normous Newark Jumble’ offers a wide selection of parts, restoration services and related products as well as a fascinating display of classic cars and motorcycles in the show ground.  This amazing autojumble is held on 10 separate Sundays throughout the year and should not be missed!

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

 

Miles From Nowhere – Classic Car Meet

Date & Time – 2nd Tuesday of every month from 5.30pm

Location – MFN Club, Shipley Gate, Eastwood, Nottingham, NG16 3JE

Ticket Price – Free entry, contact Gary for more information on 07970 475731

Event Summary – A fantastic collection of classics and collectable vehicles comes together on the second Tuesday of every month for a regular meet at a themed venue with a vehicle of the month award. This event features all kinds of classics, so come along down!

Website – https://www.mfn-club.co.uk/