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. Chris Evans has moved on but Carfest will continue.
The Cheshire event returns this year to Bolesworth Castle, Tattenhall, Cheshire, happening from Friday 26th to Sunday 28th July 2019, and there's a sister event in the south at Laverstoke Park Farm in Hampshire in late August.
Acts confirmed so far include The Jacksons, Beverley Knight, All Saints, Ziggy Marley, Clean Bandit, Texas, and more.
For the details as available please see the line-up page.
More tickets will go on sale at 8am on Wednesday 1st May.
Tickets for 2019 were on sale priced as follows:-
Adult (aged 17+) weekend camping: £178
Child (aged 6-16) weekend camping: £50
Family (2 adults + 2 children) weekend camping: £356
Adult (aged 17+) no camping: £144
Child (aged 6-16) no camping: £39
Family (2 adults + 2 children) no camping: £288
Friday ADULT (aged 17+): £69
Friday CHILD (aged 6-16): £16
Friday FAMILY (2 adults + 2 children): £147
Saturday ADULT (aged 17+): £80
Saturday CHILD (aged 6-16): £17
Sunday ADULT (aged 17+): £78
Sunday CHILD (aged 6-16): £16
Caravan / Campervan permit (1 per caravan/campervan) without power: £101
Caravan / Campervan permit (1 per caravan/campervan) with power: £165
A minimum of 25% of the price of each ticket will benefit BBC Children in Need, registered charity number 802052 (England and Wales) and SC039557 (Scotland).
Some of the best cars in the world will be on display. Other attractions for festival goers include kids shows from famous authors, theatre shows, and more. CarFest will also feature a central Arena for performances of all kinds, good food, Glamping and more.
Each year the Track Sprint show kicks off with a selection of machines from the collection of Chris Evans including Chitty Chitty Bang Bang and LaFerrari.
CarFest visitors will have the chance to take a passenger ride thanks to The Sporting Bears Motor Club, every Dream Ride raises money for BBC Children in Need.
For those wanting a dash of nostalgia, car clubs will be turning back the clock with special displays in the Vintage Village.
There will be more information here when it becomes available.
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