C4R-Fest was conceived by Chris Evans and is an event that combines classic cars, live music and food whilst also raising money for BBC Children in Need. The festival will take place from Friday 23rd until Sunday 25th August 2013 at Laverstoke Park Farm in Hampshire and there's a sister event in the north at Oulton Park Race Circuit in Cheshire, earlier in the month.
Friday: Texas, The Wurzels, School Disco with Bjorn Again.
Saturday: Keane, Ocean Colour Scene, Alfie Boe, Reef, BlurB, and Rockaoke.
Sunday: Jools Holland, Amy Macdonald, Scouting For Girls, Ultimate Eagles, Renee & Sinatro.
With more acts to be announced.
Tickets have SOLD OUT. A weekend ticket with camping was priced at £115, with children age 6 to 14 years weekend with camping tickets priced at £30, and children aged 5 and under are free and DO NOT require a ticket. Other ticket options were available.
A minimum of 1/3 of the price of each ticket will benefit BBC Children in Need, registered charity number 802052 (England and Wales) and SC039557 (Scotland).
Other attractions for festival goers include aerial displays. Some of the best cars in the world will be on display and on the sprint courses. The Hill Climb is more exciting than last year and will feature some of the world's best cars running up the Hill in their 7's. Cakes v Pies is bigger, featuring categories for children, grown-ups and professionals, there's a Sports Day, the Vulcan Bomber is back, the Arena will feature Jousting, new for the South, as well as a bigger and better display by the Dancing JCB Diggers.
New for 2013 is Best of the Fests where some of Britain's great food festivals will bring their best produce to CarFest.
Glamping is also available.
There will be more information here when it becomes available.
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