Basingstoke Festival of Transport 2024: Individual Car (or M/Cycle) Pass

Sunday, May 19, 2024
The War Memorial Park, Basingstoke, United Kingdom

Basingstoke Festival of Transport 2024: Individual Car (or M/Cycle) Pass

Sunday, May 19, 2024
The War Memorial Park, Basingstoke, United Kingdom

What you need to know

On line ticket purchase for individuals wishing to exhibit their Cars and Motorcycles (including Trikes and Scooters)

Exhibitors spaces are now sold out for this year, to put yourself on our wait list, click here with an option to go on to our mailing list for early access to next year's bookings. Any spaces shown are by invite only through the waitlist.

You may also be interested our fellow Rotary Club's events:-

Farnham Weyside Rotary Club hold a car display and parade on the 2nd June at Farnham, Surrey, see

Anton Andover Rotary Club hold a car and motorcycle show on 23rd June at the Weyhill Car Boot/Show Ground near Andover see

Due to increase in costs and reduction in external funding, all Cars and Motorcycles are now asked to pay a non refundable fee of £5 + booking fee per vehicle to exhibit their vehicle in the show.

* Vehicle entry from 07:00, must be parked up in display area by 10:00 - Public entry from 11.00. Vehicles are not allowed to leave the event until 16:15 *

Any queries please email

Please visit for details on registration for other categories.

Click here for Full Terms and and Conditions for entry to the event

Essential Information :

  • No vehicle movements between 10:00 and 16.00 (No Access to the Site before 07:00)
  • Exhibiting Vehicles will not be allowed to leave the site before 16:15
  • The instructions and guidance from the Festival Marshals (who will all be in hivis jackets) must be followed at all times.The site speed limit is 5MPH at all times
  • The driver of every vehicle attending the Festival must hold as at the date of the Festival, a valid policy of motor insurance that covers use of the vehicle being driven. This insurance must include any trailer that you will be bringing on site.

Prohibited Items :

  • Quad Bikes and Electric Scooters are strictly prohibited.
  • Open fires, barbeques, generators, and gas appliances are all strictly prohibited.


The War Memorial Park
Basingstoke, RG21 3AE United Kingdom

Sat Nav Post Code – RG21 4BY.               What Three Words: ///

The above and the below directions will take you to the Public Car Park entrance.  Display Vehicles, Stallholders and Disabled Vehicles should continue past this entrance and take the first left on to Crossborough Hill, proceed up the hill to the Festival Entrance. Entry passes/Disabled Badges will be checked at the bottom of Crossborough Hill and there will be no admittance without one.


From North:

  1. Join A339 (Ringway) heading Southwest signed towards M3
  2. At Black Dam roundabout take the outside lane to the second set of lights & then exit onto Ringway South/A30 signed towards Alton.
  3. After 0.4 mile take slip road towards Black Dam/Eastrop.
  4. Follow slip road for 0.1 mile
  5. Turn left on to the bridge across the top of the A30 
  6. Turn right onto Old Common Road
  7. After 0.3 mile at roundabout 1st exit onto London Road
  8. Public Car Park Signed.  Display Vehicles, Stallholders and Disabled Vehicles should continue and follow the above instructions.

From M3  Motorway West, and East:

  1. Leave M3 at Junction 6, signed Basingstoke/Newbury/Alton/Reading. 
  2. From the roundabout (under M3) keep in lefthand lane
  3. After 0.3 mile at the next roundabout (Black Dam Roundabout) take 1st exit A30/ Alton
  4. After 0.4 mile take the slip road towards Black Dam/Eastrop.

From Alton & South

  1. From Alton & the South continue to Ring Road A30 & follow signs for the M3 London
  2. From the Alton Road roundabout continue along A30.
  3. After 0.4 mile take slip road left on to Old Common Road

When Leaving the Festival:

Pre-War Cars, Prestige Cars, Post War Cars, and Motorcycles should leave via the exit at the lower (north) of the main field into White Hart Lane. When you reach the T junction at London Road, you should turn right and reverse the incoming instructions above, back to the Ring Road & the exit routes for all directions of travel.

Commercial Vehicles, Stall Holders, and all vehicles on the Car Club field should leave down Crossborough Hill and turn right onto London Road.

Warning: if you turn left onto London Road, you will get caught at the traffic lights which have a very short time cycle for releasing vehicles!


  • Sunday, May 19, 2024 7:00 AM
  • Doors open 11:00 AM
  • Ends Sunday, May 19, 2024 6:00 PM
  • Timezone: United Kingdom Time