Festival of Wheels

4 – 5 August 2018
10am – 5pm

Trinity Park, Felixstowe Rd, Ipswich IP3 8UH

An intoxicating mix of cars, bikes, trucks and all things motoring come together over two superb days for the Festival of Wheels.

The largest event of its kind in the South-East, the Festival gathers together the east coasts rarest and most glamorous cars, bikes and trucks. The festival of wheels is a unique event created for those with a passion for motoring in general. Hosted by Motor Show Events the festival format enables visitors to enjoy a full day or weekend of motoring entertainment including amazing stunts.

13 days 13 hours 23 minutes 22 seconds

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 Suffolk, 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 craziest dancing cars you’ll ever see. 


Dub Customs

Dub Customs is one of the UK ‘s best-known VEHICLE WRAPPING AND CUSTOMISATION specialists They transform cars from hatchbacks to hypercars.

Clive Shaw Trucking

We are pleased to announce an incredible opportunity for you, experience being behind the wheel of one of our trucks on the grass at Festival of Wheels. Driving experiences £25 per person & passenger experiences £8.50 per person.

Show & Shine on Both Days

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, and extra prizes. Space is limited and the paddock fills up quickly, so be sure to arrive early. Show gates to the vehicles open at 7.30 and will close at 10am so please don’t be late.

*Entry for all show vehicles includes all passengers and your entry into the show arena all for FREE. (Camping Available see bottom of this page)

Little Dubbers Fun Area

Tasty Food Fair

The Festival of Wheels ‘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 the festival of wheels you can sample the flavours of the past and the future; we also have amazing drinks on offer from the bars and stands.

Also At The Show

Trade & Shopping Area

  • Wild & Sons
  • Youtubers (TBC)
  • American Car Hire
  • AlloyWheels.com
  • Over 30 Car Clubs

Live Music

  • The Bombshells
  • Cassette Dog
  • DJ Nadge
  • The Foxy Rock Dancers
  • SaltShaker

Saturday Night Entertainment

  • Open Air Cinema
  • Fun Fair
  • DJ Nadge
  • Food & Drink Area

Clubs Attending

Low collective

400 alliance

Essex e30 collective

Rebels classic car club

Transit passion herts

Ipswich and suffolk mini owners club

Jap mad

Abarth owners club east coast

Suffolk vehicle enthusiasts club

Southeast classics club

Essex sports & custom car club

North Essex rag

Rebel rousers camping

Norfolk street cruisers

Kazoku motorsports

Uk cruisers

Modified car collective

Witham wanderers

Essex scooby crew


Transit south east society

Retro dubs


Southern bootleggers

Ipswich and suffolk mini owners club

Woolf racing club

South east essex rsoc


Subaru outlaws uk

Vxr online east anglia

Clacton hot rods

East coast retros



Tvp east anglia

Essex Mustang Owners

Day Entry Prices

Entry Prices (per day)

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

  • Adult:  £10.99 online  £18.00 on gate
  • Children 10-15:  £7.99 online £10.00 on gate
  • Under 10S’s: FREE
  • Family Ticket:  £29.99 online £42.00 on gate (2 Adults + 2 Children Aged 10-15, under 16’s must be accompanied by an adult at all times)
  • Carers: Free (will be required to show proof on the day)
  • Senior Citizens: £7.99 online £10 on gate

*Please be aware that there will be no card facilities on-site
**Dogs are more than welcome and all we ask is they are kept on leads at all times.
***Please give yourself plenty of travelling time to and from the event,


Camping Prices For The Whole Weekend

Camping Prices

Whats happening for campers? Friday Arrive From 2pm and set up and chill out and catch up with friends then on Saturday Night Live music, bar, fun fair rides, outdoor cinema.

Includes on-site general camping Friday & Saturday nights with evening entertainment on Saturday night. Show day admission Saturday & Sunday.

Limited space, book today!

Camping is available by reservation only! (pitch size 8m x 5m, Tent, Caravan, Motorhome, if additional space is needed please get in touch info@motorshowevents.com)

  • Per Adult: £24.99
  • Per Child: £21.99 (Under 10’s are free to camp (must be accompanied by an adult at all times)
  • Show Vehicle Camping:  £15.00 per person (under 10s free) Includes

Friday Arrive From 2pm and set up and chill out and catch up with friends 2 day show admission (Saturday& Sunday) then on Saturday Night Live music, bar, fun fair rides, outdoor cinema.




Camping Facilities

Facilities Include:

  • Lighting on site
  • Security dedicated to the site
  • Showers & toilet blocks (fixed buildings)
  • On site bar
  • And great social element to any weekend !!

Please read our rules and guidelines on camping at one of our events found here…