Sunday 23 August 2020 will see The Rotary Club of Tewkesbury stage their popular Classic Vehicle Festival at Tewkesbury School Playing Fields.
The event features a spectacular display of over 1000 classic vehicles, from the dawn of the motoring era, to pre-war, post-war, American classics, custom cars, hot rods, supercars, motorbikes, those of historic and engineering significance to mass produced retro run-abouts. We are delighted to announce that the Bond, Hannis & Osbourne “Nuthing II Fancy” Drag Racing car will be joining us again this year and will be on site firing up the dragster at regular intervals throughout the day.
It’s not just cars either . . . over 200 classic motorcycles will be on display, with all the major marques represented, plus fantastic live music including the hot rockin’ Jon Clare and vintage songstress Betsy Harmony, dancers, 110+ quality trade stands selling everything from car accessories, autojumble, memorabilia to jewellery and crafts, plus a large dancefloor and a wide selection of catering.
Tewkesbury Classic Vehicle Festival is a must-do on the classic car show calendar.
A superb family day out, whilst raising vital money for worthwhile causes!
About the event:
The event, now in its 12th year is the Rotary Clubs’ biggest charity annual fundraiser which actively raises thousands of pounds for both national and regional charities. Over £150,000 has been donated since its inception.
By displaying your car, or by visiting our show you will be making a valuable contribution to both this charity and the stellar work of the Midlands Air Ambulance Charity. Since 1991, the Midlands Air Ambulance have responded to more than 50,000 missions averaging 2,000 per year, making it one of the longest established and busiest air ambulance organisations in the UK. The charity responsible for funding and operating three air ambulances serving the communities of six Midlands counties: Gloucestershire, Herefordshire, Shropshire, Staffordshire, Worcestershire and the West Midlands. The festival serves as an operational base for the crew on the day.
Due to the popularity of the event, pre-booking is now advisable to guarantee a space for display vehicles.
Bookings are now actively being taken for display vehicles.
Display Vehicles and Advance Tickets:
•There is no charge levied on any classic display vehicle; only the occupants (driver included) are charged. The price per visitor is £5.00 only if pre-booked on-line. The gate price on the day is £7.50 per head.
• General public admission tickets are also available on-line at £5.00 (on the gate price £7.50).
• There is no charge for children under the age of 12.
Show opens at 10:00 am and closes at 5:00 pm.
All classic vehicles welcome to display, either pre-book online or simply turn up on the day. Book your vehicle into the festival here.
Advanced on-line booking closes on Friday 21 August at 6.00pm.
Event Address: Tewkesbury School, Ashchurch Road, Tewkesbury GL20 8DF
SORRY- NO DOGS ARE ALLOWED ON THE PLAYING FIELD FOR THIS EVENT. Assistance dogs are the only exception, if in doubt please ask the organisers in advance.