Classic car shows and events, Yorkshire and the North of England

Below is a list of classic car shows and events being held in Yorkshire and within driving distance of our bases in Keighley, Leeds and Cheshire. Hire a classic car from us and join in the events!

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Classic Car Shows 2018

DateFurther Details
Morris Minor Show, Manchester

Sunday 25 February
Classic cars from the 1940s to the 1970s Greater Manchester Museum of Transport
VW Car Show, Harrogate

Sunday 4th March
Spring Dub VW show. Old Beetles & camper vans to the newest performances cars. Indoor show at the Great Yorkshire showground
American Classic Car Show

Sunday 1st April
Large collection of American car trucks & vans at Fort Paull, East Yorkshire
Festival of Vintage, York

Saturday 21st & Sunday 22nd April
Classic vehicles, live music & more at York Racecourse
National Drive it Day 2018

Sunday 22nd April
Events all over Britain. If you haven’t got a classic we can help!
Fort Paull Classic Cars

Sunday 22nd April
Classic and vintage car rally, Fort Paull, East Yorkshire
Ripon Spring Classic Car Show

Sunday 22nd April
Large displays of classic vehicles at this classic car show to be held at Ripon Racecourse
Flying Scotsman Car Rally

Thursday 26th to Sunday 29th April
Starts Brooklands Museum, travels through the Home Counties, Norfolk & the Lincolnshire Wolds then reaches the Yorkshire Moors & Dales & Northumberland. Finishes Edinburgh
Sports Cars in the Park - Spring, Ripon

Sunday 6th May
More than 350 sports & classic cars at a meet at Newby Hall, Ripon
Gawsworth Hall Car Show, Cheshire

Monday 7th May
A popular rally set in the gardens of Gawsworth Hall. Classic cars & more, from the 1900s to the present day
Bronte Vintage Gathering, near Haworth

Saturday 12th & Sunday 13th May
Country Show & Steam Rally. Classic cars, tractors, etc.
Vintage Rally at Burton Agnes Hall

Sunday 13th May
Vintage rally organised by the EYTCC
Vintage Motorsport Festival

Saturday 19th May
Vintage Motorsport festival featuring Formula Vintage, Oulton Park
The Weaver Wander, Cheshire

Saturday 26th May
Charity classic car event organised by the Rotary Club of Crewe & Nantwich Weaver
Classic cars in the Park, Cumbria

Sunday May 27th
Classic cars, bikes & more at an historic house. Hutton-in-the-Forest, Penrith, Cumbria
Pendle Powerfest

Sunday May 27th
Classic car event. Nelson & Colne College, E Lancs
Yorkshire Classic Vehicle Show, Harrogate

Monday May 28th
Large classic car event set in the deer park, Ripley Castle
Tatton Classic & Performance Car Spectacular, Cheshire

Saturday 2nd to Sunday 3rd June
Classic car spectacular at Tatton Park, Knutsford, Cheshire
Skipton Car Show

Sunday 3rd June
Over 200 vehicles at a classic car show, Skipton, North Yorkshire
Morris Car Rally, Beamish

Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th June
Vehicles from the Morris Car Club at the Beamish Museum, Durham
VW festival, Northumberland

Friday 15th June to Sunday 17th June
VWs, live music & more. Alnwick Castle, Northumberland
Woodvale Rally, Merseyside

Saturday 16th June to Sunday 17th June
Displays of classic & vintage vehicles. Southport, Merseyside.
Classics on Show 2018

Saturday 16th June
Large classic car show in historic Stokesley, North Yorkshire
Yorkshire Post Motorshow

Sunday 17th June
Yorkshire Post Motorshow, Castle Howard, York
Lakes charity Vehicle Show Cumbria

Sunday 17th June
Classic vehicle show in Grasmere, Lake District
Raby Castle Classic Vehicle Show

Sunday 17th June
Classic car show. Raby Castle, Staindrop, County Durham
Fathers Day Classic Car Show, Keighley

Sunday 17th June
Father's Day charity Classic Car Gathering. Close to our Keighley base
Burnley Classic Vehicle Show

Sunday 24th June
Classic car show hosted by The Rotary Club of Burnley & Burnley Borough Council
American Classics, Tatton Park

Saturday 30th June to Sunday 1st July
Classic American car event Over 1,000 vehicles at Tatton Park, Knutsford, Cheshire
Leighton Hall Classic Car rally

Sunday 1st July
Classic car rally at this historic house Carnforth, Lancashire
Denholme Classic car Show
Saturday 7th July
This classic car show is held in conjunction with Denholme Annual Gala. Plenty going on to keep everyone entertained. All types of classic cars are welcome
NECPWA Annual rally, Ripon

Sunday 15th July
1,500 cars on display at this classic car rally. Newby Hall, Ripon
Lytham Hall Classic Car Show, Lancs

Sunday 22nd July
Classic cars & bikes, Lytham Hall, St Annes Lancashire
Rotary Ashover Classic Car & Bike Show, Chesterfield

Sunday 22nd July
An annual classic car & bike show raising money for local charities. Ashover Showground Chesterfield
Carfest North, Cheshire

Friday 27th July to Sunday 29th July
Huge charity classic car festival. Bolesworth, Cheshire
Ripon Classic Car Gathering

Sunday 29th July
Classic car show with about 1000 exhibitors. Ripon Racecourse
Hebden Bridge Vintage Weekend

Saturday 4th & Sunday 5th August
Large rally for vintage, veteran & classic vehicles, Hebden Bridge, Halifax, West Yorkshire

Rolls Royce Rally, Leeds

Sunday 5th August
Rolls Royce Rally at Harewood House, Leeds
Netherby Hall Classic Car Show, Carlisle

Sunday 5th August
Vintage & Classic Car show within the grounds of an Historic Mansion House, Netherby Hall in North Cumbria.

VW Festival, Leeds

Saturday 11th to Sunday 12th August
Weekend of VWs, live entertainment, Harewood House, Leeds
Newcastle Car Show

Saturday 11th August
A collection of the finest Modified, custom and sport cars in the country
Bradford Classics 2018

Saturday 11th August
Classic vehicles from the 1920s onwards, Bradford City Park, West Yorkshire
Raby castle classic vehicle show, Durham

Sunday 12th August
Classic cars, bikes, autojumble etc. in the grounds & Deer Park, Raby Castle. Plus Jaguar Drivers Club area 11 event day
North Cheshire Classic car Club annual show, Clatterbridge

Sunday 12th August
Contact for info
Classics at the mill, Preston, Lancs

Sunday 12th August
Charity classic car show in aid of St Catherine's hospice, Preston. Held on the second Sunday of every month
Classic Motor Show, Tatton Park

Saturday 18th to Sunday 19th August
Massive 2000+ classic car show. Tatton Park, Knutsford, Cheshire
Burley Classic Show

Sunday 19 August
The Burley Classic Show will have a full range of classic vehicles on display in Burley-in-Wharfedale, near Ilkley West Yorkshire
Classic car rallies, East Yorkshire

Sunday 19 August
Morgan and Morris Minor car rallies at Sewerby Hall and Gardens, near Bridlington
HSCC Oulton Park Gold Cup, Cheshire

Saturday 25th August to Monday 27th August
Historic motor racing event, large classic car display & more
Ripon Summer Classic Car Show

Sunday 26th August
Large displays of classic cars & more, Ripon Racecourse, North Yorks
EYTCC summer gathering, East Yorkshire

Sunday 26 August
The East Yorkshire Thoroughbred Car Club Summer Gathering at Sewerby Hall & Gardens
Amazing Accrington Car Rally

Saturday 1st September
Accrington’s first-ever Rally Challenge and treasure hunt, Accrington and Rossendale College Sandy Lane Car Park
Classic car show Burton Constable Hall

Sunday 2nd September
Vintage and classic car show organised by The EYTCC
NorthEast Festival of Transport

Saturday 8th to Sunday 9th September
To be held at Seaburn, Sunderland. Organised by Sunderland & District Classic Vehicle Society
Otley Vintage Transport Extravaganza

Sunday 9th September
Classic & veteran cars & more. Otley, W Yorkshire
Classics at the mill, Preston, Lancs

Sunday 9th September
Charity classic car show in aid of St Catherine's hospice, Preston. Held on the second Sunday of every month
Footman James Classic Car Show, Manchester

Saturday 15th and Sunday 16th September
One of the largest classic car shows in the country, held in Manchester.
Fort Paull Classic Cars

Sunday 16th September
Vintage and Thoroughbred Cars return to Fort Paull, East Yorkshire
Knavesmire Rally, York

Sunday 23rd September
Classic cars etc at a rally organised by the York Historic Vehicle Group. York Racecourse
Cheshire Candles Show, Chester lakes

Sunday 23rd September
Cheshire Candles Charity Classic Car and Bike Show. In aid of the Fire Fighters Charity
American Classic Car Show

Sunday 30th September
American car trucks & vans at Fort Paull, East Yorkshire
Autumn Classics at Goathland East Yorkhire

Sunday 7th October
A gathering at the North Yorkshire Moors Railway, Goathland. Organised by the East Yorkshire Thoroughbred Car Club
Classics at the mill, Preston, Lancs

Sunday 14th October
Charity classic car show in aid of St Catherine's hospice, Preston. Held on the second Sunday of every month
end of season show, Sunderland

Sunday 28th October
Display of classic cars, vans and bikes at the Ryhope Engines Museum
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