Sunday 21 August 2022 will see The Rotary Club of Tewkesbury stage their popular Classic Vehicle Festival at Tewkesbury School Playing Fields. The event is the Rotary Clubs’ biggest charity annual fundraiser which raises thousands of pounds for both national and regional charities.

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 to motorbikes.

It’s not just cars either . . . there will be 100+ quality trade stands selling everything from car accessories, autojumble, memorabilia to jewellery and crafts, plus a wide selection of catering.

The annual event is a must-do on the classic car show calendar. A superb family day out, whilst raising vital money for worthwhile causes!

By displaying your car, or by visiting the show you will be making a valuable contribution to the event chosen charities.

The Rotary are looking forward to welcoming all of our guests to Tewkesbury School. Above all else, the safety and wellbeing of all who attend will be our utmost priority and want to provide a safe and fun event for all.
Book in Confidence – COVID-19 SECURE: The event organisers will put all necessary precautions in place to safeguard visitors and will fully comply with the Government and Public Health England guidelines at the time. The details of the measures will be communicated nearer to the event date. If the event has to be cancelled due to coronavirus, your tickets will automatically be valid for the following year, unless a refund is requested within 30 days of the event cancellation.

About the event:
The event, now in its 15th 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 the event chosen charities:

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 traditionally serves as an operational base for the crew on the day.

Severn Freewheelers Emergency Voluntary Service. A group of advanced motorcyclists providing a free out-of-hours courier service delivering blood, human tissue and other essential medical items between NHS facilities in Hereford & Worcester, Gloucestershire and North Wiltshire.

The National Autistic Society. The UK’s leading charity for people on the autism spectrum and their families. Since 1962, they have been providing support, guidance and advice, as well as campaigning for improved rights, services and opportunities to help create a society that works for autistic people.

Sue Ryder Leckhampton Court Hospice based in Cheltenham supports people through the most difficult times of their lives. They specialise in inpatient palliative care for people living with a terminal illness, a neurological condition or the loss of a loved one. Their doctors, nurses and carers give people the compassion and expert care they need to help them live the best life they possibly can. Their palliative care is free, but it costs £3.6m per year to provide it, which equates to £10,000 per day.

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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 £7.50 only if pre-booked on-line. The gate price on the day is £10.00 per head.

• General public admission tickets are also available on-line at £7.50 (on the gate price £10.00).
• There is no charge for children under the age of 16.

Show opens at 10:00 am and closes at 4:00 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 19 August.

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.