No Favorites
View Full List

9 of the Best Local Car Shows to Attend in the Midlands for 2023

Car shows are now back on the calendar! For any car enthusiast, car shows can be a great day out. Each car show has something different to offer. Whether you are a classic car enthusiast or a sports car enthusiast, Here are the top 9 local car shows in the Midlands that you don’t want to miss.

National Car Show 

The National Car Show, a fuelled day out with live racing and ‘speed action’. Featuring modified and luxury cars and drift passenger rides, the National Car Show 2023 is claimed to be their ‘BIGGEST and BEST show yet’. Tickets are available to buy on the CarCalendar website. For more information, click here

When: Sat, 3rd June 2022 – 09:00 – 18:00

Where: Everyman Racing, Driving Centre, Prestwold Lane, Prestwold, Loughborough

Weekend Of Wheels 

Coffee N Cars are back with their 2 day event Weekend Of Wheels. With live bands, traders, bars, food and so much more, this is an event that you don’t want to miss. For more information, click here.

When: Fri, 28th – 30th July 2023 

Where: Moorgreen, Willey Land, Nottingham 

Supercar Fest 

Interested in Supercars? Check out Supercar Fest in May 2023. With a Supercar Paddock, Performance & Sports Car Show, and Hypercar Zone, the Supercar Fest is a great event for all supercar and hypercar fans. Camping is also available. With so much to do, the Supercar fest is a weekend for all ages. For more information, click here.

When: Sat, 21tst May 2023 

Where: Sywell Aerodrome, Hall Farm, Northamptonshire, Sywell 

Great British Land Rover Show 

If you are interested in Land Rovers, this car show is for you. From classic to modified cars, this show is all things Land Rover. The Land Rover Show includes ‘Land Rover Experiences’, ‘ Land Rover Walkabouts’, ‘Off-Road Courses’, and ‘Land Rover Clubs’. Save 50% on tickets, when you book in advance. For more information, click here.

When: Sat, 29th – 30th July 2023

Where: Newark Showground, Lincoln Road, Coddington, Newark

Derwent Valley TSSC Peak Run

For all makes and models, the Derwent Valley TSSC Peak Run is an 80 mile drive through the Peak District with 50-70 classic cars. Finish one of Derbyshire’s attractions. The run will take place on the 23rd June 2022. This fun-filled weekend consists of 4 nights of camping, entertainment and activities and has been enjoyed for the last 30 years. For more information, click here.  

When: Sun, 25th June 2023

Where: Peak Gateway Leisure Club, Moor Lane, Ashbourne, DE1 1NA

Donington Historic Festival 2023

Donington Historic Festival is the place for classic car races. With “two exhilarating days, celebrating eight decades of motorsports”, witness high-speed races including ‘Jaguar Classic Cars’, ‘The Amon Cup for Ford FT40s’ and ‘Mad jack for Pre-War Sports Cars. If you are a part of a car club, why not register! Take advantage of the 50% on ticket discount. For more information on the DTF, click here

When: Sat 29th April – Sun 30th May 2023

Where: Donington Park Circuit, Castle Donington, Derby

Notts Classic Car & Motorcycle Show

If you’re interested in classic, vintage, and modern classic cars, the Notts Classic Car & Motorcycle Show might just be for you. With modern car dealership stands, autojumble and trade stalls, food, and bars, what more could you ask for? For more information, click here.

When: Sun 30th – Mon 1st May 2023 – 09:00 to 18:00 (expected)

Where: Thoresby Park, Newark

Ilkeston Heritage Show

The Ilkeston Heritage and Classic Vehicle Show is back for another year. From classic cars to lorries and trackers, learn the history of each extraordinary vehicle with their owners. Shop around the local business which will also be open. For more information, click here

When: Sunday 13th August 2023

Where: Ilkeston Town Centre, DE7 5HF

Nottinghamshire County Show

The Nottinghamshire County Show is a local farming event, celebrating everything from livestock to local food and we’re delighted to be back this year so pop over and say hello at our Toyota stand.

There’s loads of fun for all the family including our Notts Young Farmers Annual Lawnmower Racing, Countryside Activities, Festival of Food and much more!

When: Saturday 13th May 2023

Where: The Showground, Lincoln Road,
Winthorpe, Newark, NG24 2NY


Have a great time at car shows this year, make the most of it. For more information and news, check out our news page