Festival of 1000 Classic Cars – Sun 2 September 2018 2018-01-30T14:18:56+00:00

CAR SHOW | BIKE SHOW | AUTOJUMBLE

SUNDAY 2 SEPTEMBER 2018

FESTIVAL OF 1000 CLASSIC CARS
& NW CLASSIC MOTORCYCLE SHOW

Cholmondeley Castle

Cholmondeley Castle, Nr Malpas, Cheshire, SY14 8AH

Cholmondeley Castle is the largest one-day classic event in the North West with an unparalleled selection of classic cars and bikes on display and the castle itself providing a stunning backdrop to the whole event.

We now regularly attract over 1,000 display vehicles, 50 plus stalls and over 5,000 visitors through the site during the course of a day. If you get to just one event this summer, make sure it is Cholmondeley Castle.

Adult £9.00
Child (7-14) £3.00
Under 7s Free

Visitor parking is free.

ADMISSION TICKETS CAN BE PURCHASED VIA THREE OPTIONS:

Advance Purchase
Tickets can be purchased through the online ticketing facility.

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Gift Vouchers
Gift vouchers can be purchased via the Classic Shows website and used at this event. Gift voucher upgrades of food / drink and photography vouchers can also be used at this event.

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Day of the Event
Tickets can be purchased at the admission gate.

Please note that if attending the event using a vehicle exhibitor pass, this provides entry for up to 2 adults and 2 children travelling in the pre-booked vehicle. Any further adults or children visitors will be charged at the on-the-day admission rate.

Visitors may use a motorcycle season pass to benefit from reduced admission of just £3 per person if exhibiting a motorcycle (maximum 2 persons per pass traveling on the motorcycle). Motorcycle season passes are available to order from the Classic Shows website or by completing and returning a Motorcycle Booking Form (available from the Booking F0rms section of the Classic Shows website).

OPENING TIMES

10am-4pm

VEHICLE DISPLAYS

We now regularly attract over 1,000 display vehicles.

In the classic bike section all the major classic bike manufacturers will be represented such as BSA, Norton and Velocettes.

CONCOURS

There will be a judging arena, experienced commentator and expert judges for the concours competition.

There will be an award ceremony and each participating owner will receive a complementary commemorative plaque.

TRADE, AUTOJUMBLE AND RETAIL

There will be 50+ trade, autojumble and retail stalls selling classic car spares, books and literature, toys and models, tools and accessories.

FOOD AND DRINK

A wide selection of quality food and drink is available from a range of on-site catering facilities.

THE GROUNDS

The romantic gothic castle – a product of the early 19th century – stands on a high rise above a lake. The castle is surrounded by sweeping lawns and a variety of mature trees, including Cedars of Lebanon, Oak, and Chestnut.

OTHER INFORMATION – DOGS, CAR PARKING ETC

We are a very dog friendly organisation and dogs are allowed at the event. We kindly ask that visitors keep their dogs on leads at all times and use the on-site dustbins to dispose of any dog waste.

Visitor parking is free.

The show is held at Cholmondeley Castle, Nr Malpas, Cheshire, SY14 8AH.

Cholmondeley Castle is situated on the Cheshire/Shropshire border on the A49 between Tarporley and Whitchurch.

Sat Nav Postcode
SY14 8AH

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DISCOUNTED ADVANCE BOOKING

Classic Shows offers a heavily discounted admission ticket for car exhibitors who book in advance of the event. At a cost of just £4.50 per vehicle, the car exhibitor ticket allows entry for:

one classic car (aged 2003 / pre-2003) or a car in one of the following themes: American / kit / custom / replica car

two adults and two children (aged up to 14).

If you are unsure whether your vehicle qualifies to exhibit, please contact the office. Any additional passengers will be charged at the full admission price.

Exhibitor passes are issued subject to exhibitors arriving at the event by 11.00am. If the exhibiting vehicle contains more than 2 adults and 2 children, any additional visitors will be charged at the standard on-the-day admission price.

To take up this offer exhibitors must confirm their booking no later than Friday 24 August 2018. Note that discounted exhibitor admission tickets are not available to purchase on the day of the event.

ON THE DAY TICKETS

Exhibitors are welcome to turn up on the day, pay the on-the-day admission price of £9.00 per adult / £3.00 per child (aged 7-14) and will then be directed into the event and located within the relevant vehicle display area.

Please note that £4.50 tickets are only available when booked in advance and are not available on the day of the event.

BOOKING DEADLINE
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DISCOUNTED ADVANCE BOOKING

Classic Shows offers a heavily discounted admission ticket for car exhibitors who book in advance of the event. At a cost of just £4.50 per vehicle, the car exhibitor ticket allows entry for:

one classic car (aged 2003 / pre-2003) or a car in one of the following themes: American / kit / custom / replica car

two adults and two children (aged up to 14).

If you are unsure whether your vehicle qualifies to exhibit, please contact the office. Any additional passengers will be charged at the full admission price.

Exhibitor passes are issued subject to exhibitors arriving at the event by 11.00am. If the exhibiting vehicle contains more than 2 adults and 2 children, any additional visitors will be charged at the standard on-the-day admission price.

To take up this offer exhibitors must confirm their booking no later than Friday 24 August 2018. Note that discounted exhibitor admission tickets are not available to purchase on the day of the event.

ON THE DAY TICKETS

Exhibitors are welcome to turn up on the day, pay the on-the-day admission price of £9.00 per adult / £3.00 per child (aged 7-14) and will then be directed into the event and located within the relevant vehicle display area.

Please note that £4.50 tickets are only available when booked in advance and are not available on the day of the event.

MOTORCYCLE SEASON PASS

We offer a free motorcycle season pass. Produce your season pass at the gate on arrival and pay an admission fee of just £3.00 per person (maximum two per bike) when displaying a classic (2003 and pre-2003) motorcycle in the show – a substantial saving on the standard admission price.

Keep hold of your motorcycle season pass, it is a reusable pass that can be used throughout the 2018 season at most Classic Shows motorcycle shows (excludes the Manchester Bike Show at EventCity).

To guarantee receiving your motorcycle season pass in time for this event, orders should arrive to us no later than 5pm on Friday 24 August 2018.

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ON THE DAY TICKETS

Exhibitors are welcome to turn up on the day, pay the on the day admission price – £9.00 per adult / £3.00 per child (aged 7-14) – and will then be directed into the event and located within the relevant vehicle display.

PITCHES

Pitches are 6x6m, outdoors on grass. Pitch allocation is first-come-first-served

We have plenty of outdoor pitches, so don’t expect to run out, but if you would like a particular pitch it’s best to arrive early as we do not reserve pitches.

TO BOOK

To book please download the Trade and Autojumble Booking Form, compete the form and return to info@classicshows.org or post to Classic Shows at 26 Westgate, Honley, Holmfirth, HD9 6AA. Alternatively call us on 01484 667776.

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COST PER PITCH PER DAY

Trade and Autojumbles prices are unchanged from 2016 and 2017.

Autojumble is classed as any item which can be screwed, welded, bolted or otherwise affixed to a classic car or bike, plus repair manuals and parts lists. All other items are classified as trade (such as tools and accessories, books and literature, brochures, toys and models).

Pay in Advance Pay on the Day
Trade Pitch (6x6m) £40.00 £45.00
Autojumble (6x6m) £30.00 £35.00

SET-UP

Saturday: 2pm-7pm.
Sunday:
From 7am.

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PHOTOS

View photos from previous events at Cholmondeley Castle.

ABOUT CHOLMONDELEY CASTLE

Cholmondeley Castle has an interesting history. Read more on the Cholmondeley Castle website.