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Mini Events 2019

JANUARY 5
Wirral to Llandudno
Pack the Thermos and scarf for this refreshing run from the Wirral along the north coast of Wales to Llandudno seafront.
http://wirralminis.com

JANUARY 12-13
Autosport International
Birmingham NEC, B40 1NT
See the latest and best motorsport goods and cars on show at the NEC.
www.autosportinternational.com

JANUARY 27
Mini Fair
British Mini Club’s first big outing of the year is more of a trade show to pick up those final bits for projects before the summer.
Bingley Hall, Staffordshire County Showground,  ST18 0BD
www.britishminiclub.co.uk

FEBRUARY
FEBRUARY 22-24
Race Retro
www.raceretro.com

MARCH
MARCH 3
Malvern Classic Car Show

Undercover trade fair with Minis on display. Great for any final project purchases.
The Malvern Showground, Worcestershire, WR13 6NW
www.classicshows.org

MARCH 22-24
Practical Classics Restoration & Classic Car Show

www.necrestorationshow.com

MARCH 24
Brooklands Mini Day

Brooklands Museum, KT13 0SL
The first outdoor Mini show of the year and a chance to test your engine on the historic track’s Test Hill.
www.brooklandsmuseum.com

MARCH 30
Spring Action Day

Castle Combe
www.castlecombecircuit.co.uk



APRIL
APRIL 7
Malvern Mini Show & Festival of Transport
Undercover trade fair with Minis on display. Great for any final project purchases.
The Malvern Showground, Worcestershire, WR13 6NW
www.classicshows.org

APRIL 10-14
Techno Classica Essen

Messe Essen, Norbertstr. 2, D-45131 Essen, Germany
World Show for vintage, classic and prestige automobiles,
motorsport, motorcycles, spare parts and restoration.
www.siha.de/tce_uk.php


APRIL 14
Lincoln BIG Mini Day

Held at Brayford Waterfront, Lincoln, this event has become very popular amongst locals and enthusiasts, allowing owners to put their cars on display and do a spot of shopping too.
www.trentvalleymoc.co.uk

APRIL 13
Pride of Longbridge Rally

Any car that has a connection with Longbridge, from Austin 7s to Rover 75s,  Morris, MG,  Wolseley, Riley, Vanden Plas are all welcome.
https://www.facebook.com/groups/steveturner36/events/

APRIL 19-23
Silly Mini Weekend

Silly Minis returns with its Silly Mini Weekend in Devon. Fun for all the family! Expect there to be plenty of silliness with sports, fancy dress, evening entertainment, charity raffle and auction.
www.sillyminis.com

APRIL 21
NMOC Gumball X

APRIL 28
BMC Suffolk Run
http://www.buryminiclub.co.uk

APRIL 28
British Marques Day

APRIL 28
Moonraker Run

Wiltshire’s Moles Mini Club annual run takes in some great sights of rural Wiltshire before ending at the Atwell Wilson motor museum for refreshments.
https://www.facebook.com/events/424305944981280/


MAY
MAY 3-6
Riviera Run

A Mini run to Newquay for a weekend at Pentewan Sands Holiday Park, Newquay, Cornwall.
http://www.cmcrivierarun.co.uk


MAY 4-5
Back to Downton & Run

Brian Whitehead Sports Ground, Wick Lane, Downton SP5 3NS
Come and see a host of Downton engineered cars and meet some of the former workers and owners. A real historical treat.
www.dewsc.org.uk
https://www.facebook.com/dews.downton

MAY 5-6
The East Midlands Mini and VW Show

Thoresby Park, Ollerton, Notts, NG22 9EP
http://www.classicshows.org

MAY 5
East Coast Mini Run

The annual charity run with the East Coast Mini Club heads from Bury St Edmunds to Southwold.
www.eastcoastmini.club

MAY 5-6
Blyton Park Action Weekend
Blyton Park, Lincolnshire
https://www.facebook.com/events/355166175324597/

MAY 10-12
Minis on the Bay on Tour
Horton in Ribblesdale
https://www.facebook.com/events/338408680122243/

MAY 12
British Mini Day

Himley Hall, Staffordshire, DY3 4DF
A great day out at one of the best shows of the year with stunning Minis on display and a beautiful stately home as the backdrop.
www.britishminiclub.co.uk

MAY 12
Basingstoke Festival of Transport

https://www.basingstoke.gov.uk/transport-festival

MAY 17-19
The Dorset Job
Herston Yards Farm, Swanage, Dorset BH19 3DJ
www.herstonevents.com

MAY 18-19
London to Brighton

Crystal Palace, London to Madeira Drive, Brighton
One of the biggest events of the social calendar is hosted by the London and Surrey Mini Owners' Club and is a key fixture on the Mini calendar. With camping overnight at Crystal Palace park the social activity is unique, before heading to Brighton where the general public can gaze at the variety of Minis on show.
https://www.london-to-brighton.co.uk/

MAY 19
Crich Museum Transport Day

https://www.tramway.co.uk/whatson/

MAY 25-27
Minis on the Prom

Aberystwyth
Newport Mini Owners’ annual run along the coast of West Wales always provides some great roads and sights.
https://www.facebook.com/Minis-On-The-Prom-2018-805112059532093/


MAY 26
MINI @ Home

MAY 26-27
Motorsport at the Palace

Historic motorsport returns to Crystal Palace if you like a bit of that.
www.motorsportatthepalace.co.uk

MAY 26
Pendle Powerfest

Themed event gathering all kinds of powerful machinery from all kinds of backgrounds. Expect the unexpected in beautiful Pendle surroundings. Book your car into the display.
www.pendlepowerfest.com


JUNE
JUNE 1-2
Classic & Performance Car Spectacular Cheshire

Tatton Park, Knutsford, Cheshire.
www.cheshireautopromotions.co.uk

JUNE 9
MCR Mini Cooper Day

Beaulieu Motor Museum, Hampshire
One of our favourite events of the year as it is always full of stunning Minis and newly finished projects as well as some great historical machines. It's always sunny too, which helps.
www.minicooper.org

JUNE 16
Gainsborough Mini Day & Classic

www.trentvalleymoc.co.uk

JUNE 23
Mini and VW Bus Meet

DK Rugby Club, Kingswinford, West Midlands
www.britishminiclub.co.uk



JUNE 30
Doncaster Classic Car and Bike Show

http://rotary-ribi.org/clubs/homepage.php?ClubID=1784

JULY
JULY 4-7
Goodwood Festival of Speed

https://www.goodwood.com

JULY 7
Gaydon BMC & Leyland Show

Gaydon, Warwickshire
Celebrating the Mini at one of its historical homes - Gaydon. As well as the show you can also see some legendary Minis in the museum.
https://www.britishmotormuseum.co.uk/events/the-bmc-and-leyland-show

JULY 14
LMR Mega Mini Meet

Lytham Hall, Lytham St Annes, Lancashire
https://www.facebook.com/events/873212709540465/


JULY 14
Minis on the Rec

A good local show from Brighton Mini Club with a great raffle, trade and general good times to be had.
www.brightonminiclub.co.uk

JULY 20-21
MINI FESTIVAL
Celebrating the Mini's 60th anniversary in style at Brands Hatch.

JULY 26-28
Silverstone Classic
www.silverstoneclassic.com

JULY 26-28
CarFest North

Bolesworth Castle
www.carfest.org

JULY 28
Colchester to Great Yarmouth

www.colchesterminiclub.co.uk


AUGUST
AUGUST 4
National Metro and Mini show

British Motor Museum, Gaydon
https://www.britishmotormuseum.co.uk/events/national-metro-and-mini-show


AUGUST 8
International Mini Meeting - Bristol 2019

AUGUST 12
Mini In The Park

Moving to Mallory Park
http://www.minishow.co.uk/mini-show

AUGUST 17
Capel Classic Car & Bike Show

https://www.capelcarshow.com/

AUGUST 23-25
CarFest South

Laverstoke Park Farm, Basingstoke, Hampshire
www.carfest.org

AUGUST 24-26
North Devon Legendary Grand Tour

http://www.smallcarsbighearts.co.uk/


SEPTEMBER
SEPTEMBER 3-12

Italian Job Tour
£750pp
www.italianjobtours.co.uk

SEPTEMBER 13-15
Goodwood Revival

Chichester, W. Sussex
Turn back time and get out your tweed jacket and brown shoes as everyone revisits a bygone era with all the classic machines and races to go with it. A must-attend at least once.
www.goodwood.co.uk

SEPTEMBER 15
Stanford Hall Mini Show

Stanford Hall, Leicestershire
Another big show to signal the end of the season with more prestigious concours awards and stately home surroundings.
https://britishminiclub.co.uk/events/mini-fest/

SEPTEMBER 28
Castle Combe Mini Action Day

Castle Combe, Wiltshire
Get your Mini on track at this great Wiltshire circuit and enjoy a great show too.
www.castlecombecircuit.co.uk


OCTOBER
OCTOBER 13
The Official Lancing Motor Show Event 2018

West Sussex
https://www.facebook.com/events/185243468691091/

OCTOBER 13
The Malvern Autumn Mini Show and Spares Day

Severn Hall and Outside, Three Counties Showground
Malvern, Worcs WR13 6NW
http://classicshows.org

OCTOBER 20 - NOV 2
Italian Job Run

www.italianjob.com


NOVEMBER
NOVEMBER 2-3
Classic Vehicle and Resto Show

Shepton Mallet
http://cvrs.bristolclassiccarshows.com/

NOVEMBER 8-10
Classic Motor Show

NEC
www.necclassicmotorshow.com