Music Stage

Music Stage

Featuring an All-Star line up of music legends, our main stage will play host to headline acts and some of the best tribute bands around, alongside some great entertainment to take you back to the good old days!

The Retro Motor Show

The retro motor show

We’ll be celebrating the golden era of motorsport from the 70’s,80’s & 90’s out on the fabulous track at Bicester Heritage, with parades and demos that pay tribute to motoring heroes and their cars.

Plus a chance to get up close to some of those fabulous cars that were stars in their own right… Knight Rider, Starsky & Hutch and the Dukes of Hazzard made great TV that we all watched and loved and the stars of these shows and so many films were the cars themselves. Come and check out our displays that pay tribute to the cars the were the stars!

Do you remember your family’s first car? Morris Minors, Ford Capri’s, Datsun Cherry’s and so many more… join us on an emotional journey as we Reunite Cars with their original owners

Hall of Fame

Hall of Fame

Our Retro Hall of Fame brings together the very best celebrity memorabilia for you to admire! Walk through our collection of fabulous music memorabilia from the greatest bands and artists of the last three decades. Our celebrity family will share very personal mementos and that have impacted them on their journey to the top.

All Time Greats

All Time Greats

Bring your popcorn, grab a seat in the Retro CarFest living room and reminisce in front of the big screen. 

From TV ads and Children’s TV, Classic movie moments or your fave pop videos, we’ll be taking your votes on what you think are the most memorable!

TOP OF THE POP UP RECORD STORE

TOP OF THE POP UP RECORD STORE

Travel back in time with great tunes from the past, and boogie on down to our record fair DJS. The live disco will host classic dance classes and a good ol’ rave up. While you are there, browse the record racks and discover a gem or two from your favourite musical era to take home with you.

The Gameshow Arms

The gameshow arms

Who didn’t make a diary date for a daily dose of Blockbusters or try and remember everything on the great conveyor belt in The Generation Game? Did you secretly want your own Blankety Blank cheque book and pen? Here’s your chance to test your game show skills as we bring the very best game shows we played live in our front rooms back to life! Pop in to the Gameshow Arms and give it a go!

The Way we moved

The Way We Moved

From 2mph to 200mph: The past four decades have seen the most varied forms of travel, from must have bikes, to skateboards, the C5, Space hoppers, Go-karts and more… see if you’ve still got the skills to master the vehicles of your childhood!

Don’t forget your gym shorts and plimsoles so you can take part in our CarFest Sports day too!

FASHIONISTAS ONE AND ALL!

Fashionistas One and All!

Fashion trends have clearly defined every decade… from Twiggy and the mini skirt, via bellbottoms, shoulder pads and the new romantic phase… we celebrate our great and questionable fashion choices in our fashion arena!

Honouring the coolest trends and the craziest outfits of each decade our festivals crowds will be judged by our scouts looking out for the best dressed in the finals featured on our Peoples Catwalk each day. Wear something from the 60’s, 70’s, 80’s & 90’s or visit Mr Ben’s “special costume shop”.

Plus of course, shop to your heart’s content at our huge array of Retro fashion outlets.

My Collections

The toy shop

Discover the magical Retro CarFest Toy Shop, uncover some of your cherished childhood toys and memories, and help find new ones for the family to enjoy together. We will be hosting a Swap Shop, so have a rummage around for those lost treasures and bring them to Retro CarFest, where you can show them and swap them for something better! More details on how to take part will be shared soon!

Magic Moments

Magic moments

From the first moon landing, the last time England won the World Cup, THAT Royal Wedding, the fall of the Berlin Wall and of course Live Aid… we’ve been privileged to see some truly iconic moments that will shape the future of history… Do you remember where you were when? Celebrate some of the most iconic moments in history that we all remember…