Festival of Wheels
31st – 1st August 2021
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. The festival format enables visitors to enjoy a full day or weekend of motoring entertainment.
(Camping Available see tickets)
Monster Truck Rides
STRAP YOURSELF IN…The Red Dragon Monster Ride Truck is the only tubular framed race specification ride truck in Europe with 6.5 litre Chevy V8 engine giving more torque to cater for the extra weight of carrying up to ten passengers. Suitable for people young and old as long as they are over 3 feet tall.
HONDA’S OFFICIAL AND THE UK’S NUMBER 1 FREESTYLE MOTOCROSS DISPLAY TEAM
Based on the latest extreme sports action including freestyle motocross and motorcycle back flips.
With the largest most sophisticated FMX landing ramp ever seen anywhere in the world. The Ramp enables riders to jump gaps over 75ft and perform tricks which involve the rider leaving the seat in mid air. The show features a wide selection of freestyle motocross tricks such as the ‘superman seat grab’, ‘Indian air’, ‘heel-clicker’, ‘rock solid’, ‘double-nac’, ‘switch blade’, ‘kiss of death’, ‘lazy boy’ and many more.
2 Bros Stunt Team
A professional street bike freestyle stunt team made up of the Number 1 & 2 British stunt riders “Vandal” and his partner in crime “Toddy”
Extreme Bike Battle: Entertainment (free to watch)
Wall of Death
Welcome to the world famous Demon Drome Wall of Death. Home to death defying tricks and stunts performed on a vertical raceway! Watch daredevil riders perform the craziest of feats, inches from your very eyes as we bring you vintage thrills, chills and spills on the oldest surviving wall of death! Get lost in the nostalgia and allow your senses to indulge in the roar and smell of 1920’s Indian motorcycles as the Demon Riders cheat gravity, risking life and limb for your pleasure.
LOWRIDER DISPLAY (free to watch)
Come and see dancing cars.
BIG AMERICAN RIG DRIVING
Ever wanted to drive a 10 tonne American truck now is your chance and if that’s to scary you can get up in the passenger seat and just enjoy being driven.
Solent Stars Children’s Motorcycle Display Team (free to watch)
Combining adrenaline-fuelled stunt action, this talented troupe of young boys & girls will astound you with their airborne stunts & formation riding performance.
Happy’s Circus (FREE to watch)
It is a professional all human (no animals) show providing fabulous family entertainment, which appeals to both adults and children, just read their 5 star reviews on Facebook!
4×4 Off-Road Passenger Experience
The Suffolk land rover owners club will be in attendance both days of the show. They will be raising money for local charities at the show by giving rides in their vehicles on their mini off-road course.
Off-Road Action (free to watch)
Come and witness some of the quickest 2/3 wheeled vehicles with speeds of 0-60 in 2.7 seconds NO BRAKES, NO GEARS !!! and that’s just the Kids bikes. Then get up close and personal with the Bangers, V8 Stock Cars, Nascars.
MAIN Stage Entertainment (free to watch)
DJ Crazy Nadge
Lots of Bands throughout the day
Little Dubbers (Kids Fun Area) All inflatables Free
Step into Little Dubbers magical world with kids entertainers, princess appearances and go wild in our enormous Bouncy castle village or even hop on or off our Robbie the Landtrain and see the show whilst resting your legs. (under 5s go free to the event)
Other Attractions ( additional cost)
Children and adults can enjoy all the fun also enjoy a taste of what it’s like to pilot a Mini movie truck, Which will consist of 4 replica mini famous trucks for kids to drive, Donkey Rides, fun fair rides that all of the family can enjoy, face painting,, rides, ETC will have an additional cost).
Live Wrestling (free to watch)
Come and experience the explosive action first-hand. Ladies and Gentleman, Boys and Girls….. Welcome To The War Zone!!! on throughout the weekend
Smokey and the Bandit run
Returns to our show for the second year running and is growing. A Spectacular Tribute To The Famous ‘Smokey & The Bandit’ & All Things Pontiac, Featuring A Vehicular Display & Convoy.
“The 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.
Show & Shine on Both Days
All types of Cars / Bikes / Trucks / Vehicles are welcome, all ages, makes, models and styles.
Trophy Categories are :
BEST CLASSIC CAR
BEST IN SHOW
BEST CUSTOM CAR
BEST HOME GROWN
BEST MODIFIED VEHICLE
BEST CLUB STAND
Wheels & Deals
See the latest cars, see the latest tech innovations. To the delight of our visitors on the hunt for their next car. Dealerships and manufacturers from across Suffolk will showcase their vehicles across the whole event.
East Coast Mods & Rockers
Choppers, Bobbers, Baggers, Trikes, Street Fighters Customs & Scooters. Whether you’re passionate about custom built homemade shed builds, to one off hand crafted monsters, this area has lots of Quality and Style. You’re sure to find everything you need and have a great day at the Show.
Trade Stands & Shopping
We have lots of traders on-site selling everything from vintage clothes, shoes and bags to Wheels & Tyres, wax polish to the Complete engines.
American Car Hire
The Chevrolet Camaro is one of the most prestigious cars worldwide and ours serve only to prove it. These cars allow you to drive in unbeatable luxury and will turn heads no matter where you go, so come and check them out at the show.
REAL FIREMEN, REAL FIRE ENGINE. Fully insured, fully licensed and fully converted for a extra special hire!
The first fully converted Fire Engine limousine company of its kind to the Essex area.
What’s included in your Entry ticket price FREE to see and do :
Big top circus for the whole family,
Big stunt shows,
2 Bros Stunt team,
Bmx Extreme Stunt Show
Kids stunt team,
Massive kids area with all inflatables,
Free Public Carparking
Sound Off Car Display
Off road vehicles demo,
Show vehicles from tot rods to big rigs,
Kids games in the main arena,
Show and shine,
Glamping for the whole weekend Includes entry from 2pm Friday and entry into the show for both days.
• Early entry to the show site (from 2pm Friday)
• 2 nights stay
• Entry into the show on both days for 4 people
• Friday and Saturday night entertainment
• Glamping is situated in its own private area
• 5 meter bell tent sleeping 4 people
• Electric lighting and 6 plug sockets
• A camp bed for each person
• hot showers and toilets on private site
• Low level lighting for the evening
• Private Picnic benches and covered areas for that early evening rest
Camping for the whole weekend Includes entry from 2pm Friday and entry into the show for both days.
Entry from 2pm friday
Entry into the show on both days
Entertainment friday and saturday evening
Lighting on site
Security dedicated to the site
Showers & toilet blocks (fixed buildings)
On site bar
And great social element to any weekend !!
Important Camping Rules
A certain level of behaviour is required to ensure everyone enjoys camping. Security will remove anyone acting in a dangerous, aggressive or unacceptable manner.
Camping from 2pm Friday until Sunday evening
No car movements after 9pm
No entry to main site after 9pm – Main gates will be locked and guarded
Please no loud music after midnight, you will be asked to leave if you are noisey after this time
Please be considerate so we can expand this weekender experience year on year
BBQ’s are allowed, but they must be ‘off the ground’, please use common sense where you place them. Open fires are not permitted
Please note that for safety reasons, dirt bikes, and motorised scooters/bikes (other than for disabled users) are not permitted at this event.
Fireworks and Chinese lanterns are also not permitted.
By purchasing a camping ticket you are agreeing to enter into the terms mentioned above so please make sure you read them carefull