The Derby Charity Retro, New and Classic Car Show

Markeaton Park

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Sun 9 Jul, 10am

Free entry More price information

About the event

Derby City Council and Retro Metal are pleased to bring the Retro, New and Classic Car Show to Derby’s Markeaton Park.

Classic cars, retro vehicles, modern classics, new vehicles and lifestyle from the twenties to present day.

Cars, vans, motorcycles, trikes, scooters, bicycles, whether original or modified, will be on show, as well as brand new models so you can expect hot rods, American cars, Rolls-Royces, Jaguars, Lambrettas, Vespas, classic Fords, Minis, Harley Davidsons, Raleigh Choppers and old skool BMX and skate boards - literally anything with wheels of all shapes and sizes.

If you also love anything vintage then you can browse retro fashion, music and lifestyle stalls, vinyl record sellers, live dj’s and acoustic artists and enjoy the food and drink on offer. There will also be children’s entertainment including bouncy castles and some fun vehicle related games and competitions.

The Derby Telegraph and Derby LIVE are delighted to announce this year’s show will now include a large selection of New Car models from some of Derby’s biggest main dealers. There will also be a selection of Motorhomes on show in what is sure to make for a fantastic and fun event not only for the car enthusiasts but for the entire family.

The event is being hosted by Derby City Council in partnership with Retro Metal, Jaguar Enthusiasts’ Club, The Bus Stop Over.

Car parking

  • Car parking is available at Markeaton Park, cost is £2.00 for up to two hours, £3.30 for up to four hours and £4.40 for over four hours
  • Free disabled parking is available with a blue badge
  • Please note that the car parks are very busy during summer month weekends so please plan your visit accordingly. Further information about parking and other travel arrangements can be found at the Markeaton Park webpage

Those who are interested in exhibiting at the event can register their interest below. 

Entrance via Markeaton Island.

Classic Car and Retro Show Exhibitor registration form


* Required

Please note that there is a £5 exhibitor fee payable on arrival

Prices & Offers

Free entry

FREE entry for spectators.

Exhibitors £5 per vehicle.