Father’s Day / Weekend MotorFest

15th/16th June 2019
10am – 4pm

(Behind Hylands House)

Margaretting Road, Chelmsford CM1 3PL

Undoubtedly The Best Father’s Day / Weekend Out in Essex

 Dads go FREE on Saturday

Dads go Half Price Sunday

When tickets are Purchased Online Before June 1st**


Around every corner Father’s Day / weekend goers can expect to find those little unexpected touches that truly make it a special weekend out. Whether it’s a display of Classic / Custom / Vintage Cars & Bikes, Some great entertainment on the main stage from DJ Crazy Nadge rock n roll and The Foxy rock Dancers, The Amazing Bombshells 1940s harmony trio, the main arena will display some never seen before Motorbike football, An Amazing Stunt Team, Vintage to Modern parade laps of show vehicles, Donkey rides, Fairground rides, pop-up performances, or shopping at some of the Modern to vintage market stands, huge kid’s area with a huge bouncy castle village and not forgetting the kids entertainers, we can guarantee there is something to put a smile on the faces of grown-ups and not-so-grown-ups alike! A SHOW FOR ALL THE FAMILY

Dogs are welcome to the show but must be kept on a lead at all times and please bring bottles of water to keep your dogs hydrated.

19 days 8 hours 10 minutes 28 seconds

NOTE: Motor Show Events does not handle the selling of tickets. All tickets are sold by Eventbrite, full Eventbrite terms and conditions can be found here.

What’s At The Show

Cars, Trucks & Bikes


Muscle Cars

Come and see the biggest, baddest street machines from, hot rods to muscle cars and more



The worlds most expensive cars and the timeless classics, With iconic brands.


Modified Mayhem

Modified Mayhem is the Largest, Loudest, Hottest and Fastest, modified display in Essex, There’s all types of cars, all ages, makes, models and styles.


Vintage & Classic Cars

Come and see some timeless and rare classics from all over the UK


East Coast Mods & Rockers

Choppers, Bobbers, Baggers, Trikes, Street Fighters Customs & Scooters


Movie Cars Display

Come and see the Snowman’s truck from the all-time classic movies Smokey and the Bandit (replica truck).



Lowriders showdown,  a gathering of some of the lowest cars you’ll ever see. 


American Car Hire

American Car Hire Limited have a growing collection of quality American muscle cars.


Big Rig Trucking

Come and see European Trucks, American big rigs on displays.

Show & Shine

All types of Cars / Bikes / Trucks / Vehicles are welcome, all ages makes, models and styles, Don’t miss out go to our Register page to get the best seats in the house, so you’re at the right place at the right time. We’ve got some Amazing Trophies up for grabs. Gates to show vehicles open at 7.30 and will close at 10am so please don’t be late.

*Free entry for all show vehicles includes Driver and vehicle, All other passengers ( over 5 ) are £5 per person ( pre-booked online please click here  

Little Dubbers Fun Area

Tasty Food Fair

The MotorFest ‘Food Fair will be cooking up a storm. Quality food is very much part of our show, from the vintage tea rooms, to the yummy street food. At MotorFest you can sample the flavours of the past and the future; we also have amazing drinks on offer from the bars and stands.

Times of the Main Stage and Arena

10:30 – 11:15 – Moto Football
11:15 – 12:15 – Stannage International Stunt Team
12:15 – 13:30 – Sound Off/Car Display
13:30 – 14:15 – Moto Football
14:15 – 14:30 – Kids Penalty Shoot Out
14:30 – 15:30 – Stannage International Stunt Team
15:30 – 16:00 – Trophy Presentation

Arena 2 and 3 Live All Day

Motorcycle Trails Display
Grasstrack solo and sidecar display
Plus check out our Wheel Of Death doing displays throughout the day

Main Stage June 15th
10:00 – 10:30 – DJ Nadge
10:30 – 11:00 – Myles Blackwell
11:00 – 11:45 – The Bombshells
11.45 – 12:15 – DJ Nadge
12:15 – 13:00 – Crayon Angels
13:15 – 14:00 – The Piano Girl
14:00 – 14:45 – The Bombshells
14:45 – 15:30 – L.A Tones
15:30 – 16:00 – DJ Nadge

Main Stage June 16th
10:00 – 10:30 – DJ Nadge
10:30 – 11:00 – Rachel Brooks
11:15 – 12:00 – The Bombshells
12.15 – 13:00 – The Busketeers
13:15 – 14:00 – The Sidekicks
14:00 – 14:45 – The Bombshells
14:45 – 15:30 – Café Blue
15:30 – 16:00 – DJ Nadge

Clubs that Attend

Corvette Appreciation & Preservation Society
#TeamShady on tour
1100 club
Abarth Essex
Arena Essex
Auto Turismo Classic Car Club
Bws Motorsports
Car Addicts
Clacton Classic Car Club
Classic Camper Club
Classic Corvette Club UK
Classic Ford Collective

CNB Cleaning Products
Custom Cruisers
Edge of the Blade
Edward’s Show Vehicles
Essex Car Meets
Essex Kit Car Club
Essex Mini Enthusiasts
Essex Mini. Owners Club
Essex Motorsport
Essex Mustang Owners
Essex Performance Fords
Essex Scooby Crew
Essex Sports & Custom Car Club
Farm Fresh Garage
Ford Group UK

Fords UK
German Car Collective
Hi-Tech Characters
Jap Mad
MG Rover Austin Herts Beds and Essex Owners
MG Rover South East
MJG Racing
Mondeo ST Enthusiasts
North Essex Rag TopS
Pistontech Car Club
Pure Jdm
Rebels Classic Car Club
RS Owners Club
Se6 Modified

SMX Owners
South East Classics Club
South East Essex Rsoc
South Eastern Vintage and Classic Vehicle Club
Sporting Escort Owners Club
Transit Passion Herts
Transit South East Society
Transit Universe
Triumph Sports Six Club
UK Cruisers
UK Mk3 Supra Owners Group
Witham Wanderers

Day Entry Prices

Entry Prices (per day)

What’s included in your Entry ticket price FREE to see and do :

The Big stunt show,
Motorbike football,
Live wrestling,
Massive kids area with all inflatables,
Circus avago skills for the whole family,
Wonder wheelers have a go bikes for the whole family,
Off road vehicles demo,
Show vehicles from tot rods to big rigs,
Live music,
Kids Discos
Kids games in the main arena,
Show and shine,
Clubs Area,

Dads go FREE on Saturday

Dads go Half Price Sunday

When tickets are Purchased Online Before June 1st**2019

Tickets will also be available for purchase on the gate but at a higher price

Adult: £10.99 online (offer ends 1st June) £15.00 after. Get tickets online to guarantee entry.
Children 6-16: £8.99 online (offer ends 1st June) £11.00 after. Get tickets online to guarantee entry.
Under 5’s: FREE
Senior Citizens: £8.99 online (offer ends 1st June) £11.00 after. Get tickets online to guarantee entry.

*Please be aware that there will be no card facilities on-site

On gate, prices will be £15.00 for each adult including dads, so please book tickets in advance.

PLEASE NOTE: The Dads go free offer is an exclusive for tickets brought online via the Motor Show Events website or the eventbrite website between October 2018 to June 1st, 2019 & cannot be used with any other offers or discounts, any ticket brought online via motorshowevents.com or the eventbrite website after this time will not qualify for dads go free / half price.