UK Classic Car Events in 2020

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Goodwood Festival Of Speed

Date & Time – 09 – 12 July 2020

Location – Goodwood Motor Circuit, Chichester, West Sussex, PO18 0PH

Ticket Prices – See Website for details

Event Summary – Founded in 1993 by Lord March in an attempt to bring motor racing back to the Goodwood Estate, the Goodwood Festival of Speed is a world famous event offering a unique motoring garden party which brings together a truly spectacular mix of all types of cars as well as motor sport celebrities to celebrate all things automotive.

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Chippenham Lions Cherished Vehicle & Family Fun Day

Date & Time – 09 – 12 July 2020

Location – Meadow Farm Nurseries, Langley Burrell, SN15 4LW

Ticket Prices – £6 adults (all proceeds go to Dorothy House and The Rise Trust with Lions Charities)

Event Summary – Now in its 9th year running this event has continued to grow in size and popularity. The site is located in the beautiful Chippenham countryside within close proximity of the River Avon – situated approximately 3 miles south of the M4 J17, it offers good access through wide lanes with plenty of easy parking. A great day out for all the family, a variety of attractions will be available including an expected 250+ cars, performance arena, fairground, as well as local food, craft, charity and trade stands

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Lancaster Insurance Classic & Supercars Show

Date & Time – 19 July 9.30 - 16.00 2020

Location – Sherborne Castle, New Road, Sherborne, Dorset, DT9 5NR

Ticket Prices – Advance adult ticket £13, on the gate £15, under 16 free

Event Summary – In its 17th year, the Annual Charity Classic & Supercars Show features over 2000 classics, supercars and more, coupled with over 40 car clubs, 150 trade autojumble and craft as well as live music, a catering village, children's entertainment and much more.

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Gloucestershire Vintage & Country Extravaganza

Date & Time – 31 July, 1 and 2 August  

Location – South Cerney Airfield, Cirencester, GL7 5QD

Ticket Prices – Friday,  Adult £7, Junior £4. Saturday or Sunday, Adult £10, Junior £5
Weekender (Fri- Sun) Adult £15, Junior £8
Family Weekender ticket (2 x adults, 2 x junior) for all three days: £35
Children under 5 years old go free

Event Summary – The 46th annual Gloucestershire Vintage & Country Extravaganza returns to South Cerney Airfield, this is regarded as one of the biggest and best steam, vintage and countryside events in the UK - the show site covers approximately 200 acres and features around 1000 classic cars from pre-post war, including 70 Classic American cars and much more. The event features a live-action arena, a trade stand zone and a dog show, making this an extremely popular event with something for all the family. 

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Lytham Hall Classic Car & Motorcycle Show

Date & Time – 02 August  2020

Location – Lytham Hall, Ballam Road, Lytham, Lancashire, FY8 4JX

Ticket Prices – Contact organiser

Event Summary – A marvellous way for all the family to spend a summer day at the beautiful classic Grade I Listed Georgian Mansion, Lytham Hall. The 78 acre parkland will present an extensive display of classic cars, 4X4s, motorcycles and light commercials. There will also be a diverse range of club stands, as well as trade stands and an auto jumble. The show entry fee includes admission to the grounds which include the gardens, lakeside, woodland, stable yard tea rooms. Tours of the house are also available.

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Classic MX5 Open Afternoon Birmingham

Date & Time – 04 August  2020

Location – David Manners Group 991 Wolverhampton Road Oldbury, West Midlands, B69 4RJ

Ticket Prices – Standard Admission

Event Summary – This exciting event, ran in conjunction with the MX-5 Owners Club, is a must for all MX5 enthusiasts, both owners and fans alike, to bring their cars down for display or to simply enjoy the wonderful selection of cars.

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Beaulieu’s Supercar Weekend

Date & Time – 08 - 09  August  2020

Location – National Motor Museum, Beaulieu, New Forest, Hampshire, SO42 7ZN

Ticket Prices – Contact Organiser

Event Summary – An opportunity to view some of the world’s most exclusive and desirable motors, featuring over 900 vehicles, this is an absolute must for all supercar enthusiasts to get up close to these prestigious vehicles and hear their engines roar on the demonstration run. The superb location of Beaulieu, located in the heart of the picturesque New Forest, makes this a fantastic fun filled two days for all the family.

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Cranleigh Lions Classic Car Show

Date & Time – 09  August  2020 from 09.30 - 16.30

Location – Cranleigh Showground, Cranleigh, Surrey GU6 7DW

Ticket Prices – £9 adults, under 16 free

Event Summary – Now in its 19th year, one of the largest non-commercial classic car shows in the UK with around 1500 vehicles, a large number of trade and autojumble stalls, Food Village with food to suit all tastes, 2 bars and a resident band. Activities for younger visitors, all set in a picturesque parkland setting in the Surrey Hills. Free parking for all and facilities for disabled visitors. All of the profit goes to local charities and other good causes.

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Tewkesbury Classic Vehicle Festival

Date & Time – Sunday 23  August  2020 from 09.00 (display vehicles) 10.00 (general admission)

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

Ticket Prices – £5 in advance £7.50 on the gate

Event Summary – A spectacular display of over 1000 classic vehicles are featured at the classic vehicle festival, as well as over 110 quality trade stands which sell not only autojumble, car accessories and memorabilia, but also jewellery and crafts and a variety of food and drink. 

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Festival of 1000 Classic Cars

Date & Time – September 2020 exact date TBC

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

Ticket Prices – Contact Organiser

Event Summary – Set in the beautiful backdrop of the magnificent Cholmondeley House with its historic gardens and parklands, the Festival of 100 Classic Cars is an exciting event for avid classic fans. Featuring an impressive display of 1000+ classic vehicles, this event is not to be missed. The stately home and grounds also make this into a fantastic day out for all the family.

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St James Concours D'Elegance Hampton Court

Date & Time –  04 to 06 September 2020 9.30 - 17.00

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

Ticket Prices – Contact Organiser

Event Summary – The UK's leading Concours event is set to take place again at Hampton Court Palace, this exciting event has been nominated for the 8th consecutive year for Motoring Event of the Year at the Historic Motoring Awards. 2020 is set to bring together a truly magnificent selection of 60 of the rarest cars from across the globe - come of which have never been viewed before in the UK.

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Classic Racing Castle Combe Wiltshire

Date & Time – 03 - 04 October 2020

Location – Castle Combe, Wiltshire, SN14 7EY

Ticket Prices – £12 in advance, £20 on the day (see website for more details)

Event Summary – This hugely popular event hosts over 10,000 people every year who turn out to watch the historic races. The on-track racing entertainment offers outstanding views and features seven different historic races, including Pre-66 Jaguars, Formula Juniors, Alfa Challenge and more! Whilst the surrounding paddocks are packed with an array of impressive car and club displays. Further entertainment is provided by the Autumn Classic Trade Village.

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Amberley Autumn Vintage Vehicle Show

Date & Time – 04 October 2020 from 10.00 – 17.00

Location – Amberley, West Sussex, BN18 9LT

Ticket Prices – Contact Organiser

Event Summary – Dedicated to the industrial heritage of the local region, the 36-acre open-air Amberley Working Museum, annually hosts the Vintage Vehicle Show. Now in its 41st year, this annual event celebrates all classics, from vintage cars to commercial and transport, pre 1966. This event has something, featuring craft, trade stands as well as the museum’s wide range of exhibits which can also be enjoyed.

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HSCC Silverstone Finals

Date & Time – 17 – 18 October 2020 

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

Ticket Prices – Contact Organiser

Event Summary – A fantastic way to end the season, the Silverstone Finals features all classics, the historic sports car ‘finals’ club racing at Silverstone offers a diverse selection of exciting races providing guaranteed entertainment for any historic sports car enthusiast.

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Footman James Classic Vehicle Restoration Show

Date & Time – 07 – 08 November 2020 from 9.30 – 16.00

Location – The Royal Bath & West Showground, Shepton Mallet, Somerset, BA4 6QN

Ticket Prices – Contact Organiser

Event Summary – A fantastic selection of club stands and privately owned displays, this show is now in its 16th year running and is a great all rounder for classic enthusiasts. Visitors can also view a wide array of interesting projects by professional restorers as well as picking up numerous tools and other pieces.

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Le Jog Land's End - John O'Groats

Date & Time – 05 – 08 December 2020

Location – Land's End, Cornwall

Ticket Prices – Contact Organiser

Event Summary – One of Europe's greatest challenges - HERO's Land's End to John O'Groats Reliability Trial is open to cars of a specification built before 1986 - drivers enough some of the UK's most spectacular scenery in this highly rewarding journey of 1750 miles.

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