Friday, June 8th 2018
British Motorcar Festival Begins
- Vendor Registration Pick Up
Vendors can claim their Registration Packages and name badges starting at 10:00 AM at the Registration Area in the Big Tent at Colt State Park.
- British Motorcar Registration Pick Up
British Motorcar Registrants for the Concours d’Elegance, British Classic, and Car Corral can claim their Registration Packages and name badges starting at 12:00 Noon at the Registration Area in the Big Tent at Colt State Park. Registration will be open till 5:00 PM. Please note, Pre-Registration for the British Classic ends on May 28, 2018. Friday Registrations will be allowed from 12:00 noon - 5:00PM at an additional cost for the British Classic, Race Car Paddock and Car Corral. The Concours d'Elegance is a Pre-Registered only event. Pre-Registration for the Concours d'Elegance closes on May 25, 2018. There are no exceptions. This is a Rain or Shine Motorcar Festival.
British Marketplace Open to Registrants
A collection of British Companies and vendors selling British, and British-inspired products and services. Hard to find car spares, motoring accessories, British food, Regalia, and more.
- British Car Corral Open to Registrants
An opportunity to buy or sell a British Motor Car or Motorcycle. "For Sale" signs are NOT allowed on the show field. You may place a car for sale in the Car Corral, but in so doing, it cannot compete for honors on the show field.
- Departure of procession from Colt State Park to Independence Park in Downtown Bristol for Friday Evening Street Party.
- Friday Night Street Party with British Invasion Music (open to general public)
We will leave Colt State Park in a procession (5:45pm) to Independence Park in Downtown Bristol by Narragansett Bay and close to the shops, restaurants, and local watering holes where you will be greeted with reserved parking at the park and British Invasion Music for the evening. If we run out of parking space at the park we will have two overflow parking areas held in reserve. If your club is interested in arranging a special Friday Evening Dinner the Merchants Association and Chamber of Commerce will help you to secure the ideal location.