Carfest North

Family Fun CarFest North

Family Fun CarFest North

BRINGING THE KIDS? CARFEST HAS YOU COVERED! WITH LOTS AND LOTS OF ACTIVITIES EACH DAY YOU'LL BE BUSY BEES CRAMMING EVERYTHING IN.

GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™

GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™

Sundays at CarFest will be jam packed with record breaking action you can get stuck in to. GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS and Bear Grylls will be coming to both Bolesworth Castle to officiate so it's going to be a busy day of breaking records with thousands of other like-minded festival goers! 

Sign up now

Car-nival

Car-nival

More vibrant than the Disneyland Parade, and more eclectic than Notting Hill Carnival. Live music from samba, brass & steel bands will provide the soundtrack for our marching troops, baton twirlers and highly decorative floats. Plus – giant inflatables, crazy cars, pink tractors and LOTS of glitter!

Find out more

CarFest Raffle

CarFest Raffle

We have 4 AMAZING mega packages up for grabs which are all bursting with incredible exclusive prizes! Whether you are a fabulous foodie, a thrill seeker, a max-relaxer, a music superfan or a film buff, there is a prize for you. 100% of the proceeds will go directly to BBC Children in Need!

See the prizes

Vintage Village

Vintage Village

Step back in time with our vintage market traders, team rooms, sweet shops and beauty parlours and discover cars from the 30's through to the swinging 60's and groovy 70's. NEW for 2018, our Make & Take tent will be running vintage inspired workshops all weekend.

Lake activities

Lake activities

Pop along, sign-up and get stuck in to a wide variety of super fun lake activities. Will you be a Tin Bath champion or a paddle board pro? Be sure to catch the hover craft display though!

More details

Wigwam Stage

Wigwam Stage

The Wigwam Stage is your one stop destination for new music, bringing you the UK's rising stars and fresh young talent.

See the line-up

Showground

Showground

Each day you can enjoy the Bolesworth International horse show jumping sessions which are sandwiched in between action packed Camel Racing and amazing Arena Cross stunt displays.

Check out the 2017 gallery

Kids Theatre

Kids Theatre

NEW for 2018! Walk through our giant bookcase and discover stories and characters brought to life. Our jam packed timetable will keep little ones entertained all weekend, with Flying Seagulls circus workshops, theatre displays and a wonderful Roald Dahl & The Imagination Seekers Live Show. 

Oktoberfest

Oktoberfest

Our authentic German Village featuring a wonderful display of the best German cars themed amongst a Bavarian beer hall with traditional food, live music and entertainment.

Top of the Pop-Ups

Top of the Pop-Ups

Enjoy late night street food cooked by excellent chefs in our covered market square, with retro DJs playing the best 60's, 70's & 80's vinyl classics.
Big Learner Relay

Big Learner Relay

Get your kids behind the wheel of a shiny big car and get them practicing for the day they take to the roads on their own!
TOY FAIR

TOY FAIR

Get ready to hear those sleigh bells jingle-ing, ring-ting tingle-ing, too.

Come to the Toy Fair, awesome toys, an Elves workshop & tons of surprises are waiting for you. "Yule" have a great time

The Buskstop

The Buskstop

Now is your time to shine!  Whether you dance, sing, juggle, do magic or something we can't even think of! Come perform at the Buskstop in your own dedicated slot.

Apply for the buskstop

Farm-Olympics

Farm-Olympics

On your Marks! Get set! GO! The fun of the farm comes to CarFest, expect dogs guiding ducks, sheep show sheering, tugs of war and so much more!   
Horrible History Camp

Horrible History Camp

Good morrow fair CarFesters join us in the Horrible History Camp! Get your kids stuck in to some incredible activities with our knights, naves, lords, ladies and peasants. Then get out of the way as our battling knights come charging through and re-enact scenes from the War of the Roses. Don't forget to stop by the song shack to recreate your favoruite Horrible Histories song!

Our Sponsors and Partners

No content

transparent

Lexus - Experience Amazing Logo

Peugeot

transparent

Register for all the latest news