North East Classic Car & Motorcycle Show – Sun 23 June 2019 2019-02-15T13:01:21+00:00

 CAR SHOW | BIKE SHOW | AUTOJUMBLE

SUNDAY 23 JUNE 2019

NORTH EAST CLASSIC CAR & MOTORCYCLE SHOW
Hardwick Hall Hotel

Hardwick Hall Hotel, Sedgefield, Co. Durham, TS21 2EH

We are delighted to announce the return of the North East Classic Car & Motorcycle Show taking place at Hardwick Hall Hotel, Sedgefield, TS21 2EH on Sunday 23 June 2019.

With free admission for the first 100 exhibitors booking in advance of the event and a small cost of £4.50 thereafer, a full vehicle concours overseen by an experienced commentator and judges plus autojumble stalls from just £10, join us for what promises to be an exciting day out for vehicle enthusiasts, day trippers and families.

Adult £8.00
Child (7-14) £3.00
Under 7s Free

Admission prices remain unchanged from 2018.

Visitor parking is free.

ADMISSION TICKETS CAN BE PURCHASED VIA THREE OPTIONS:

1. Advance Purchase
Visitor admission tickets can be purchased through the online ticketing facility up until 3pm on Friday 21 June 2019. Tickets are sent via email.

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2. Gift Vouchers
Gift vouchers can be purchased via the Classic Shows website and used at this event.

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

Note for Exhibitors
Exhibit a vehicle in the show and benefit from discounted entry. See the ‘Exhibit Your Classic Car’, ‘Exhibit Your Car Club’ or ‘Exhibit Your Classic Motorcycle’ sections of this page for full details.

OPENING TIMES

10am-4pm

VEHICLE DISPLAYS

Expect to see in the region of 500 vintage, classic and modern classic vehicles on display including an exclusive display of Jaguars from the Jaguar Drivers Club which will incorporate a small display of Rolls-Royces.

In addition, there will be a variety of private vehicles displayed by age (pre-60s, 60s, 70s, 80s, 90s-04 and category (sports and convertibles, kit, custom and replica and American)) plus a wide range of club stands and displays from the likes of Durham Mini Club, JDC Area 11, Northern Pony Club, MX5 Owners Club, Sunderland & District Classic Vehicle Society, Teeside Truimph and X19 Owners Club.

In the classic bike section, up to 100 vintage and classic motorcycles will be on display including the likes of BSA, Norton and Velocette.

CONCOURS

All exhibiting vehicles are automatically included in the vehicle concours which will be overseen by experienced vehicle commentator and Drystone Radio presenter, Mark Stone. Mark will be assisted by judges with awards presented for a range of categories and culminating in the Pride of Ownership, Club of the Show and Car of the Show awards.

The vehicle concours is located in the event arena and provides a much-loved central feature to the event. Mark will interview owners regarding their restoration projects and vehicle stories and provide interactive entertainment throughout the event.

Each participating vehicle exhibitor will receive a unique and complementary commemorative plaque.

TRADE, AUTOJUMBLE AND RETAIL

There will be retail village featuring 40-50 trade and autojumble stalls selling a range of hard-to-find parts, merchandise, memorabilia, craft and vintage items.

MODERN VEHICLE DEALERSHIPS

New for 2019, the event will feature a selection of modern vehicle dealership and manufacturer exhibitors. Visitors can learn more about the latest models, technology and finance products from knowledgeable staff who will be on hand to answer queries.

FOOD AND DRINK, TOILETS

Mobile food and drink facilities are available at the event selling breakfast rolls, burgers, hot dogs and hot and cold drinks. There will also be a responsible bar and ice cream vendors.

Portable and permanent male, female and disabled toilet facilities are available.

THE GROUNDS AND VISITOR INFORMATION

The event is located at Hardwick Hall Hotel – a well established venue renowed for its scenery and at the host of various high-profile events in the North East.

Visitors attending the Classic Car & Motorcycle Show benefit from full and unrestricted access to the entire Hardwick Hall site without extra charge.

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.

Ample car parking is available and is provided free of charge. Upon arrival at Hardwick Hall visitors will be directed to park before leaving their vehicles and entering the event.

Just North of the A177/A689 Roundabout at Sedgefield, a few minutes from the A1(M) Junction 60 or the A19. Follow the A177 North for 200 meters from the roundabout towards Durham and our driveway is on your left. We also offer free hotel parking.

The venue is sign posted via permanent brown road signs and on event weekend will also include temporary, hi-vis ‘vehicle show’ road signs directing visitors and exhibitors into the relevant entrance points.

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DISCOUNTED ADVANCE EXHIBITOR BOOKING

There are 100 free exhibitor tickets up for grabs, thereafter we offer a heavily discounted admission ticket for car exhibitors who book in advance of the event. For a cost of just £4.50, the car exhibitor ticket allows entry for:

– one classic car (aged 2004 / pre-2004) or a car in one of the following themes: American / kit / custom / replica car
– up to two adults and two children (aged up to 14).

Any additional passengers will be charged at the full admission price.

To protect the integrity of the event, we aim to control the number of exhibiting vehicles which are newer that 2004. If you have a vehicle you would like to exhibit which is newer than 2004, we may still be able to issue an exhibitor ticket for just £4.50 but this is at the organiser’s discretion. In these circumstances please make your booking by phoning the office on 01484 667776 or emailing info@classicshows.org to avoid any unnecessary delays.

Passes are issued subject to exhibitors arriving at the event by 11.00am.

To take up this offer exhibitors must confirm their booking no later than 5pm on Friday 14 June 2019.

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ON THE DAY TICKETS

Exhibitors are welcome to turn up on the day, pay the on the day admission price – £8.00 per adult / £3.00 per child (aged 7-14)  – and will then be directed into the event and located within the relevant vehicle display.

Please note that £4.50 exhibitor tickets are not available on the day of the event.

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DISCOUNTED ADVANCE EXHIBITOR BOOKING

Clubs are welcome to book a club pitch to display together as a club.

There are 100 free exhibitor tickets up for grabs, thereafter we offer a heavily discounted admission ticket for car exhibitors who book in advance of the event. For a cost of just £4.50, the car exhibitor ticket allows entry for:

– one classic car (aged 2004 / pre-2004) or a car in one of the following themes: American / kit / custom / replica car
– up to two adults and two children (aged up to 14).

Any additional passengers will be charged at the full admission price.

To protect the integrity of the event, we aim to control the number of exhibiting vehicles which are newer that 2004. We appreciate that some clubs have members with newer vehicles so if you are a club and more than 25% of the club comprises of vehicles aged newer than 2004, whilst you are still able to exhibit under the discounted £4.50, we ask that you make your booking by phoning the office on 01484 667776 or emailing info@classicshows.org to avoid any unnecessary delays.

Passes are issued subject to exhibitors arriving at the event by 11.00am.

To take up this offer exhibitors must confirm their booking no later than 5pm on Friday 14 June 2019.

BOOK ONLINE DOWNLOAD BOOKING FORM

ON THE DAY TICKETS

Exhibitors are welcome to turn up on the day, pay the on the day admission price – £8.00 per adult / £3.00 per child (aged 7-14) – and will then be directed into the event and located within the relevant vehicle display.

Please note that £4.50 exhibitor tickets are not available on the day of the event.

MOTORCYCLE SEASON PASS

We offer a free motorcycle season pass. Produce your season ticket at the gate on arrival and pay an admission fee of just £3 per person (maximum two per bike) when displaying a classic (2004 / pre-2004) motorcycle in the show – a substantial saving on the standard admission price.

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ON THE DAY TICKETS

Exhibitors are welcome to turn up on the day, pay the on the day admission price – £8.00 per adult / £3.00 per child (aged 7-14) – and will then be directed into the event and located within the relevant vehicle display.

WHY TRADE WITH CLASSIC SHOWS?

Classic Shows events offer an ideal opportunity to sell, or promote to, a large number of classic car and motorcycle enthusiasts including vehicle owners (exhibitors) and members of the general public (visitors). Common items for sale include hard-to-find parts, merchandise, memorabilia, manuals / books, signs, number plates, polishes and detailing items, vintage items and Americana.

In addition, the events also attract considerable family and day visitors providing further opportunities including craft items, gifts, photographs and posters, clothing and confectionery (fudge, cakes etc).

As Classic Shows events are located at some of the UK’s most prestigious country homes and venues, the events attract a strong ABC1 / professional / high disposable income demographic which in turn presents the perfect opportunity to achieve event profile or sales from a qualified audience.

TRADING PITCHES

Pitches are 6x6m (or multiples thereof), outdoors and are located on grass unless stated otherwise. Pitches are allocated on a first-come-first-served basis.

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 outside pitches in advance (other than for Premium Trade – see below).

PREMIUM TRADE

Want to stand out from the crowd? Want to really push your sales? Then why not speak to the office about the exclusive premium trading opportunities offered at Classic Shows events?

At all events we have identified those trading locations which offer the highest footfall and / or greatest trading profile, for example those locations adjacent to the judging arena, catering village or on the end of a trade row. These locations are ideal for traders wishing to maximise the trading opportunity by promoting a new product launch, product placements or special offers.

Premium trade pitches start from 6m*6m and multiple spaces are also available. Spaces are allocated and reserved in advance. A site map is available for each event identifying the premium trading locations – see the Booking Form section of the website for further details.

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

Trade and Autojumble prices are unchanged from 2018.

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
Premium Trade Pitch (6x6m) £Call Office £Call Office
Trade Pitch (6x6m) £40.00 £45.00
Autojumble Pitch (6x6m) £10.00 £10.00

SET-UP

Saturday: From 2pm – 7pm
Sunday: From 7am

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& MOTOR SHOW
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SUNDAY 11 AUGUST 2019 

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& MOTORCYCLE SHOW
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PHOTOS

View photos from previous Classic Shows events

ABOUT HARDWICK HALL

Hardwick Hall has an interesting history. Read more on the Hardwick Hall website.