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2018 Mini Events
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Mini Events 2018

MARCH
MARCH 4
British Marques Day

www.brooklandsmuseum.com

MARCH 21-25
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

MARCH 23-25
Practical classics restoration & classic car show

www.necrestorationshow.com

MARCH 25
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
The Italian Job at: Horsham Piazza Italia

Horsham Piazza Italia 2018 will be the largest free to attend Easter event in the South East of England. It's a celebration of Italian food and drink, super cars, bikes and cultural entertainment, and takes place in the heart of this lovely Sussex market town.
https://www.facebook.com/events/1754533671519587/

MARCH 30 - APRIL 2
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
APRIL 1
East Coast Mini Run

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

APRIL 7
Spring Action Day

Castle Combe
www.castlecombecircuit.co.uk

APRIL 8
Malvern Classi Car Show

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

APRIL 15
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 18
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.
www.austinlongbridgefederation.co.uk

APRIL 21
Evo triangle MiniRunUK

https://www.facebook.com/events/265404130637924/

APRIL 22
Ripon Spring Classic Car & Bike Show

http://www.markwoodwardclassicevents.com/

APRIL 29
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/1023149891151842/


MAY
MAY 1
The East Midlands Mini and VW Show

Thoresby Park, Ollerton, Notts, NG22 9EP
http://classicshows.org/classic-shows-events-list/44th-notts-classic-event-monday

MAY 5-6
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

MAY 5-7
Riviera Run

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

MAY 6
Action Day 5
Blyton Park
https://www.facebook.com/events/1379188775425830/

MAY 11-13
Minis on the Bay on Tour

https://www.facebook.com/events/286248141901916/

MAY 12-13
Mini Festival

Snetterton
http://www.mini-festival.co.uk/

MAY 12
Glossop Car Show

http://www.classicshowsuk.co.uk/classic-car-show-event-information/classic-car-show-by-date.asp?id=562

MAY 13
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 13
Basingstoke Festival of Transport

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

MAY 17-21
IMM 2018 (International Mini Meet)

Municipal Park Camping, Barry Avenue, 3070-792 Praia de Mira, Portugal
www.imm2018.pt/

MAY 19
The May Sale

Silverstone
www.silverstoneauctions.com

MAY 19-20
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.l2bminirun.co.uk/

MAY 20
Crich Museum Transport Day

https://www.tramway.co.uk/whatson/classic-transport-gathering/

MAY 26-28
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 27
A 2018 MINI Picnic In The Park

After the last five years success, and after many enquieries, The Lincolnshire Imps are proud to be RE-hosting our SIXTH gathering on 27th May 2018 at 'Elsham Hall Country Gardens' near Brigg.
https://www.facebook.com/events/372581083206025/

MAY 27-28
Motorsport at the Palace

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

MAY 27
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

MAY 27
Durham Mini and Classic Car Show

North East Restoration Club, 1 Wilden Terrace, Pattinson Ind. Est., Washington, NE38 8QB
Join Durham Mini Club for their show which will include a raffle, auction, trade stands, autoJumble, face painting, club games. Camping available. All money raised to a local charity.
https://www.facebook.com/events/1345326252188786/

MAY 27
Classic Cars in the Park

Hutton in the Forest, Cumbria
http://www.markwoodwardclassicevents.com/


JUNE
JUNE 2
The ELMOC Car Show

Haddington, East Lothian
https://www.facebook.com/events/149327472502591/

JUNE 2-3
Classic & Performance Car Spectacular Cheshire

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

JUNE 2
CCA June 2017 Classic Car Sale

Warwickshire Exhibition Centre
www.classiccarauctions.co.uk

JUNE 3
National Metro and Mini show

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

JUNE 10
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 13
Renishaw Hall car show

http://www.renishaw-hall.co.uk/whats-on/

JUNE 17
Raby Castle Classic Vehicle Show

Raby Castle, Co Durham
http://www.markwoodwardclassicevents.com/

JUNE 17
Gainsborough Mini Day & Classic

www.trentvalleymoc.co.uk

JUNE 18
The Hope Motor Show

http://www.travellers-rest.net/The_Travellers_Rest/Hope_Motor_Show.html

JUNE 24
Mini and VW Bus Meet

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

JUNE xx- JULY x**************
Southern Mini Days 'lite'

Romney Farm Campsite, Lydd, Kent
www.smoc.co.uk


JULY
JULY 1
LMR Mega Mini Meet

Lytham Hall, Lytham St Annes, Lancashire
https://www.facebook.com/events/885586068227104/

JULY 1
Doncaster classic car and bike show

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

JULY 1
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 1
Leighton Hall Classic Car & Bike Show

Leighton Hall, Carnforth, Lancashire
http://www.markwoodwardclassicevents.com/

JULY 8
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 12-15
Goodwood Festival of Speed

https://www.goodwood.com

JULY 20-22
Silverstone Classic

www.silverstoneclassic.com

JULY 21
Oulton Park Mini Festival

www.mini-festival.co.uk

JULY 21-22
Silverstone Classic Race Car Sale

www.silverstoneauctions.com

JULY 22
Colchester to Great Yarmouth

www.colchesterminiclub.co.uk

JULY 22
Lytham Hall Classic Car & Motorcycle Show

Lytham Hall, Lancashire
http://www.markwoodwardclassicevents.com/

JULY 27-29
CarFest North

Bolesworth Castle
www.carfest.org

JULY 28
Mini Run UK - Elan Valley

https://www.facebook.com/pg/MiniRunUk/events/?ref=page_internal


AUGUST
AUGUST 3
Under the Mini Moon

Huntspill, Somerset
https://www.facebook.com/events/335676053552051/

AUGUST 12
Raby Castle Classic Vehicle Show

Raby Castle, Co Durham
http://www.markwoodwardclassicevents.com/

AUGUST 12
Mini In The Park

Santa Pod Raceway, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
http://www.minishow.co.uk/mini-show

AUGUST 18
Capel Classic Car & Bike Show

https://www.capelcarshow.com/

AUGUST 24-26
CarFest South

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

AUGUST 25-26
Brands Hatch Mini Festival

Celebrating everything Mini with trade and track events including rounds of the MINI Challenge, plus fun and entertainment and much more.
www.mini-festival.co.uk

AUGUST 25-27
North Devon Legendary Grand Tour

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

AUGUST 25-27
The East Anglian Job

http://eajob.weebly.com/

AUGUST 26
Ripon Spring Classic Car & Bike Show

http://www.markwoodwardclassicevents.com/

AUGUST 27
Notts Classic Car Show

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

AUGUST 27-SEPTEMBER 7
MiniRunUK Highlands Run

https://www.facebook.com/events/258751177978809/


SEPTEMBER
SEPTEMBER 4-13

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

SEPTEMBER 7-9
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

SEPT 15-16
Classic Car Show Manchester

www.manchesterclassiccarshow.com

SEPTEMBER 15
CCA September 2017 Classic Car Sale

Warwickshire Exhibition Centre
www.classiccarauctions.co.uk

SEPTEMBER 23
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 29
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 7
East Coast Run 2018

Whitby, Yorkshire
https://www.facebook.com/events/1451473724901792/

OCTOBER 14
The Official Lancing Motor Show Event 2018

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

OCTOBER 14
The Malvern Autumn Mini Show and Spares Day

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

OCTOBER 27 - NOV 2
Italian Job Run

www.italianjob.com


NOVEMBER
NOVEMBER 3-4
Classic Vehicle and Resto Show

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

NOVEMBER 9-11
Classic Motor Show

NEC
www.necclassicmotorshow.com

NOVEMBER 10-11
NEC Classic Motor Show Sale

www.silverstoneauctions.com


DECEMBER
DECEMBER 1
CCA December 2017 Classic Car Sale

Warwickshire Exhibition Centre
www.classiccarauctions.co.uk


2019
JANUARY
JANUARY 5, 2019
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, 2019
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
Race Retro
www.raceretro.com