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2019 Classic Motorcycle Events in the South-East

Exhibitor & Stallholder Booking Forms Available now

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Forthcoming 2019 Dates:

Ardingly, W Sussex RH17 6TL: Sunday 31st March 2019
Ashford, KENT TN24 0HB: Easter Monday, 22nd April 2019
Romney Marsh, Kent TN26 2JD: Sunday 19th May 2019
Romney Marsh, Kent TN26 2JD: Sunday 23rd June 2019
Ardingly, W Sussex RH17 6TL: Sunday 14th July 2019
Romney Marsh, Kent TN26 2JD: Sunday 15th September 2019
Ardingly, W Sussex RH17 6TL: Sunday 27th October 2019


STOP PRESS : Ashford Classic Motorcycle Show & Autojumble at Ashford, Kent TN24 0HB on Easter Monday, 22nd April

Show Booking Form Ashford Classic Motorcycle Show & Autojumble at Ashford, Kent TN24 0HB on Easter Monday, 22nd April.
  • 50 Years of The Honda CB750/4: We've got a great show lined up, with the the very first UK CB750/4 booked in to the Show. This superb bike bears the chassis number CB750 1010369, which is the number allocated on the production line in October 1969 to the very first CB750/4 produced in Japan for the UK market. Honda very helpfully printed the first chassis number they made for each market in the front of the parts book.
  • Want to show off your Pride & Joy? There's just time to get free entry for your pre-1980 machine, either download a free entry form and return with an SAE so we can post your free pass, or you can book online and pay £1 postage. Ashford Show entries close 10th April.
  • Cash in the Shed? If you need to clear some space in your garage or workshop why not book a garage clear-out stall? A 5metre by 5metre outside stall on hardstanding is just £10, which admits your vehicle AND two people - must be pre-paid.
  • 'Jumblers: ensure your stall space at Ashford on Easter Monday 22 April, inside and outside space available 5metre by 5metre on hardstanding for £20.
  • Download booking forms with full details of the indoor halls and out door space here. Give us a ring on 01797 344277 or Email us for more information.
  • Coming by bike? Lookout for the The Royal British Legion Riders' Branch Helmet Park in aid of the RBL Poppy Fund, find them next to the Stock Pot Restaurant.
  • Inside & outside motorcycle show & bikejumble: Large indoor all motorcycle show for pre-1980 motorcycles with Club Stands and hundreds of machines on display.
  • Opens : 10am, prize-giving 14:30
  • Public Admission at 10am: £6 adults; £5 for 65-and-Over; kids under 16 free
  • Venue: Ashford Livestock Market, Orbital Park, Ashford, KENT, TN24 0HB. Find us on the A2070 one mile South of junction 10 of the M20, Kent. Ashford is close to the cross-channel links and is easy to reach from the M20 motorway.
  • The market has great facilities, with an on-site restaurant offering reasonably priced hot and cold food and an outside local hog roast. Well-behaved dogs on leads welcome (not in the restaurant!)
  • Our events are all-motorcycle and are family-run by enthusiasts for over 25 years.
    Real Not just Retro!
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  • Colin Seeley Bike Show

    Show Results Rockers Lots going on at our first Show of the year at Ardingly on Sunday 31st March:
  • 70 Years of The Norton Dominator: Together with Special Guest Rex Butcher and Friends. we've got a great show lined up with help from http://surrey.branches.nortonownersclub.org/
  • Brian Crichton will be hosting a Q&A Session in the Stockmans Building at 11:30 with Rex Butcher and Dave Degens. Your chance to quiz Rex and Dave, the men who were there.
  • Five indoor halls of motorcycles & bikejumble: Large indoor all motorcycle show for pre-1980 motorcycles with Club Stands and hundreds of machines on display.
  • Download the Show Programme here, with details of the bikes entered in the Show.
  • YouTube video : Great must-watch video from our March 2018 event here!
  • Need quality spares for your British and Japanese Classic? Visit the EAW stall in the Queens Jubilee Hall: British-made sprockets; new carburettors, Optimate & Accumate Chargers and Accessories; Girling Replica and MDI Shock Absorbers; wheel bearings ; Tons of new BSA spares: visit their website www.eawmc.co.uk Contact John and the team before the a show if you require items for collection at the show: eawmc@btinternet.com or phone them on 01483 473989
  • Interested in a new bike?Make sure to visit the BikeMart, for a range of bikes. Find it outside the Show Hall, steps end.
  • For brand-new bikes check-out local dealers in the massive Abergavenny Hall : Visit www.tnortheast.co.uk for the new Fantic range. Freestyle Bikes www.freestylebikes.co.uk will be next to the Coffee stall, wiht their great range of new Yamaha & Husqvarna bikes, and their off-road training school - book yourself a place now!
  • Coming by bike? Lookout for the The Royal British Legion Riders' Branch Helmet Park in aid of the RBL Poppy Fund, find them next to the bikepark.
  • Pizza Cucina! Like pizza? Look out for Pizza Cucina, the wood-fired mobile pizza van, freshly made for you. There will also be a Hog roast, tasty toasty sandwich van, burgers and real coffee.
  • Venue: The South of England Showground, Ardingly, West Sussex RH17 6TL. Eight miles from the M23 motorway junction 10, sign-posted SOE / Wakehurst Place. Entrance to the Showground is via the North Gate, opposite the Gardener's Arms pub.
  • Don't forget, it's Clock Change weekend. Clocks go forward by one hour on Saturday night.
  • Our events are all-motorcycle and are family-run by enthusiasts for over 25 years. Real Not just Retro!
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    Show Booking Form South of England Classic Motorcycle Show & 'Jumble: Sunday, 31st March, South of England Showground, Ardingly, W Sussex RH17 6TL
  • 70 Years of The Norton Dominator: Together with Special Guest Rex Butcher and Friends. we've got a great show lined up with help from http://surrey.branches.nortonownersclub.org/
  • Want to show off your Pride & Joy? There's just time to get free entry for your pre-1980 machine, either download a free entry form and return with an SAE so we can post your free pass, or you can book online and pay £1 postage. Ardingly entries close 1st March.
  • 'Jumblers: ensure your indoor stall space at Ardingly on Sunday 31st March: make sure you book & pay before 1st March! Download booking forms with full details of the five indoor halls here , 'jumble stalls start from just £20 for an out door 6m by 6m pitch! Give us a ring on 01797 344277 or Email us for more information.
  • Coming by bike? Lookout for the The Royal British Legion Riders' Branch Helmet Park in aid of the RBL Poppy Fund, find them in the Stockmans Building.
  • Five indoor halls of motorcycles & bikejumble: Large indoor all motorcycle show for pre-1980 motorcycles with Club Stands and hundreds of machines on display.
  • Venue: The South of England Showground, Ardingly, West Sussex RH17 6TL.
    Eight miles from the M23 motorway junction 10, sign-posted SOE / Wakehurst Place
  • Our events are all-motorcycle and are family-run by enthusiasts for over 25 years. Real Not just Retro!
  • Classic Bike Magazine: Write-Up Here .
  • Colin Seeley Barry Sheene Suzuki

  • South of England Classic Show & Bikejumble: Ardingly, West Sussex RH17 6TL: Sunday 31st March 2019. Celebrating 70 Years of the Norton Dominator with Rex Butcher and friends.
  • Ashford Classic Motorcycle Show & 'Jumble: Ashford, KENT TN24 0HB: Easter Monday, 22nd April 2019 Show Theme: 50th Anniversary of the Honda CB750/4
  • Romney Marsh Classic BikeJumble: Hamstreet, Kent TN26 2JD: Sunday 19th May 2019. With MotoBall and Ride-In Show.
  • Romney Marsh Classic Motorcycle Show & 'Jumble: Hamstreet, Kent TN26 2JD: Sunday 23rd June 2019. With Show and music from 1066 Rockitmen.
  • Summer Classic Bike Show & Bikejumble:Ardingly, West Sussex RH17 6TL: Sunday 14th July 2019. Special Guest: Dave Degens & Dresda : The Honda Years
  • Romney Marsh Classic BikeJumble: Hamstreet, Kent TN26 2JD: Sunday 15th September 2019. With Ride-In Show.
  • South of England Classic Show & Bikejumble: Ardingly, West Sussex RH17 6TL: Sunday 27th October 2019. Celebrating The Royal Enfield Bullet- look out for special guests!
  • Want to take part? Booking forms available soon! Great short video from our March Ardingly Show available on YouTube now - click right! Rockers
  • www.1066rockitmen.com

    See Archive page for news & pictures from our previous events.


    ELK Promotions Classic Events 2019

    Chas Mortimer & Prizewinner at Ashford Classic Bike Show 2008 1926 Triumph Model Q at Hamstreet 600cc Norton Nomad at Ardingly Showgoers at Ashford Classic Bike Show Jumbling at Ashford Classic Bike Show
    Scenes from Ardingly, Ashford & Romney Marsh Classic Bike Shows

    Our events are all-motorcycle, and feature tons of new and second-hand bikes, spares, clothing and accessories for sale in the Bikejumble. Cheap pre-booked garage clearance stalls are available for non-traders to have a clear-out plus the free-display-to-sell Bikemart, for members of the public to sell complete, running machines.
    The Show events feature Club stands and private exhibitors, with the Ashford & Ardingly venues offering indoor Show & Autojumble space. At our Romney Marsh events we have undercover stalls and indoor seating area in our huge marquee at Hamstreet.
    Also venues have onsite catering, toilet facilities (including disabled) and free parking. Well-behaved dogs welcome.
    Our events are all-motorcycle and are family-run by enthusiasts since 1992. Real Not just Retro!
    For further details about stalls, admission, B&B lists or exhibiting your motorcycle please download a booking form below or contact us.

    The South of England Classic Motorcycle Show & Bikejumble: Sunday 31st March 2019
    Date: 10am Sunday 31st March. 10:00 - 14:30 (last admission 13:30)
    Venue: South of England Showground, Ardingly, West Sussex, RH17 6TL
    Location Eight miles from M23 junction 10, sign-posted SOE / Wakehurst Place. Nearest train stations are Haywards Heath and East Grinstead: visit www.traveline.info
    Entrance to the Showground is via the North Gate, opposite the Gardener's Arms pub.
    Entry: Gates Open 10 am and admission is £6 adults; £5 65+plus; kids under 16 free.
    Features: Celebrating 70 Years of the Norton Dominator with Rex Butcher and friends together with Norton Owner's Club Surrey Branch, and the Fire-Up Paddock will be in action - watch this space!
    Five indoor halls of motorcycles & bikejumble: Large indoor all motorcycle show for pre-1980 motorcycles with Club Stands and hundreds of machines on display.
    The Royal British Legion will be providing a Helmet Park in aid of the RBL in The Stockman’s Building.
    Large indoor and outdoor Bikejumble with new and used spares, bikes, clothing & accessories for sale.
    Free BikeMart display-to-sell area for private vendors, enquire for details. Cheap garage clear-out stalls are available – just £10, must be pre-booked, see below to download a booking form.
    Free parking, great range of catering (previous events featured local free-range Hog roast, fantastic Italian smokerie, a bakers stall, toasty sandwiches and Real Coffee in addition to standard burgers). Well-behaved dogs on leads welcome.
    If you'd like to enter your pre-1980 classic into the Show, and can do so before 1st March, then you'll be sent a pass which will let you in for absolutely NOTHING. See below to download a free entry form.

    Ashford Classic Motorcycle Show and Bikejumble: Easter Monday, 22nd April 2019
    Date: 10am Easter Monday, 22nd April 2019. 10:00 - 14:30 (last admission 13:30)
    Venue: Ashford Livestock Market, Orbital Park, Ashford, KENT, TN24 0HB. Find us on the A2070 one mile South of junction 10 of the M20, Kent. Ashford is close to the cross-channel links and is easy to reach from the M20 motorway.
    We are 2.3 miles from Ashford International railway station: visit www.traveline.info. There is a taxi rank at the Rail station - phone Arrow Taxis on 01233 666666
    Entry: Gates Open 10 am and admission is £6 adults; £5 for senior citizens 65 and over; kids under 16 free.
    Features:Show Theme: 50th Anniversary of the Honda CB750/4: Celebrating the first SuperBike - watch-out for more details.
    Large indoor all-motorcycle Show for pre-1990 machines with Club stands. Large indoor and outdoor Bikejumble with new and used spares, bikes, clothing & accessories for sale.
    Free BikeMart display-to-sell area for private vendors, enquire for details. Cheap garage clear-out stalls are available – just £10, must be pre-booked, see below to download a booking form.
    In response to popular demand, all pre-1990 motorcycles are eligible to enter the show; if you'd like to enter your pre-1990 classic into the Show, and can do so before April 1st, then you'll be sent a pass which will let you in for absolutely NOTHING. See below to download a free entry form.
    The market has great facilities, with an on-site restaurant offering reasonably priced hot and cold food and an outside local hog roast. Well-behaved dogs on leads welcome (not in the restaurant!)

    Romney Marsh Classic Motorcycle Bikejumble: 10am Sunday 19th May 2019.
    Date: 10am Sunday 19th May 2019
    Venue: Marsh Road, Hamstreet, Near Ashford, Kent TN26 2JD (A2070 6 miles from J10 of the M20). Hamstreet is close to the cross-channel links and is easy to reach from the M20 motorway. We are 15 minutes walk from Ham Street railway station: visit www.traveline.info
    Entry: Gates Open 10 am and admission is £5 adults; £4 for 65 and over; kids under 16 free. (Last admission 13:30)
    Features:
    Ride-In Show. Two £25 spot-cash prizes are on offer for the Best Classic (pre-1990) and the Best Post-Classic. Prizes to be awarded at 1pm. Just turn-up, pay your normal entry fee and park in the designated Ride-In area.
    Motoball Five-aside football played on motorcycles, watch it here!
    Large all-motorcycle autojumble: Undercover stalls and indoor seating area in our huge marquee! Large indoor and outdoor Bikejumble with new and used spares, bikes, clothing & accessories for sale.
    Free BikeMart display-to-sell area for private vendors, enquire for details. Cheap garage clear-out stalls are available – just £10, must be pre-booked, see below to download a booking form.
    Free parking, refreshments available, previous events featured local hog roast, toasty sandwiches and real coffee in addition to chips & burgers. Well-behaved dogs on leads welcome.

    Romney Marsh Classic Motorcycle Show & Bikejumble: 10am Sunday 23rd June 2019.
    Date: 10am Sunday 23rd June 2019
    Venue: Marsh Road, Hamstreet, Near Ashford, Kent TN26 2JD (A2070 6 miles from J10 of the M20). Hamstreet is close to the cross-channel links and is easy to reach from the M20 motorway. We are 15 minutes walk from Ham Street railway station: visit www.traveline.info
    Entry: Gates Open 10 am and admission is £5 adults; £4 for 65 and over; kids under 16 free. (Last admission 13:30)
    Features: Undercover stalls and indoor seating area in our huge marquee!
    Large all-motorcycle Show for pre-1990 machines with Club stands and parades of show bikes. In response to popular demand, pre-1990 motorcycles are eligible to enter the show.
    If you'd like to enter your pre-1990 classic into the Show, and can do so before 1st June, then you'll be sent a pass which will let you in for absolutely NOTHING. See below to download a free entry form.
    Free BikeMart display-to-sell area for private vendors, enquire for details. Cheap garage clear-out stalls are available – just £10, must be pre-booked, see below to download a booking form.
    Beer tent from www.thebeermap.co.uk and live music from local Rockers Tim Phillips & 1066 Rockitmen www.1066rockitmen.com
    Free parking, refreshments available, previous events featured local hog roast, toasty sandwiches and real coffee in addition to chips & burgers. Well-behaved dogs on leads welcome.

    Summer Classic Bike Show & Bikejumble: 10am Sunday 14th July 2019.
    Date: 10am Sunday 14th July 2019. 10:00 - 14:30 (Last admission 13:30)
    Venue: South of England Showground, Ardingly, West Sussex, RH17 6TL
    Location Eight miles from M23 junction 10, sign-posted SOE / Wakehurst Place. Nearest train stations are Haywards Heath and East Grinstead, visit
    www.traveline.info
    Entrance to the Showground is via the North Gate, opposite the Gardener's Arms pub.
    Entry: Gates Open 10 am and admission is £6 adults; £5 for 65 and over; kids under 16 free.
    Features: Special Guest: Dave Degens & Dresda : The Honda Years.
    Large indoor all motorcycle show for all classics! With Club Stands and hundreds of machines on display.
    Large indoor and outdoor Bikejumble with new and used spares, bikes, clothing & accessories for sale. Free BikeMart display-to-sell area for private vendors. Cheap garage clear-out stalls available – just £10, must be pre-booked.
    The Royal British Legion will be providing a Helmet Park in aid of the RBL.
    Free parking, great range of catering (previous events featured local free-range Hog roast, fantastic Italian smokerie, a bakers stall, toasty sandwiches and Real Coffee in addition to standard burgers). Well-behaved dogs on leads welcome.
    Free BikeMart display-to-sell area for private vendors, enquire for details. Cheap garage clear-out stalls are available – just £10, must be pre-booked, see below to download a booking form.
    If you'd like to enter your classic into the Show, and can do so before July 1st, then you'll be sent a pass which will let you in for absolutely NOTHING. The July Summer Classic Bike Show has no age restriction on motorcycles, but machines manufactured after 1995 are expected to be of interest, please enclose a photo / details if you are unsure. See below to download a free entry form.

    Romney Marsh Classic Motorcycle Bikejumble: 10am Sunday 15th September 2019.
    Date: 10am Sunday 15th September 2019
    Venue: Marsh Road, Hamstreet, Near Ashford, Kent TN26 2JD (A2070 6 miles from J10 of the M20). Hamstreet is close to the cross-channel links and is easy to reach from the M20 motorway. We are 15 minutes walk from Ham Street railway station: visit
    www.traveline.info
    Entry: Gates Open 10 am and admission is £5 adults; £4 for 65 and over; kids under 16 free.10:00 - 14:30 (Last admission 13:30)
    Features:
    Ride-In Show. Two £25 spot-cash prizes are on offer for the Best Classic (pre-1990) and the Best Post-Classic. Prizes to be awarded at 1pm. Just turn-up, pay your normal entry fee and park in the designated Ride-In area. Large all-motorcycle autojumble: Free BikeMart display-to-sell area for private vendors, enquire for details. Cheap garage clear-out stalls are available – just £10, must be pre-booked, see below to download a booking form.
    Undercover stalls and indoor seating area in our huge marquee!
    Free parking, refreshments available, previous events featured local hog roast, toasty sandwiches and real coffee in addition to chips & burgers. Well-behaved dogs on leads welcome.

    The South of England Classic Motorcycle Show & Bikejumble: Sunday 27th October 2019.
    Date: 10am Sunday 27th October 2019. 10:00 - 14:30 (last admission 13:30)
    Venue: South of England Showground, Ardingly, West Sussex, RH17 6TL
    Location Eight miles from M23 junction 10, sign-posted SOE / Wakehurst Place. Nearest train stations are Haywards Heath and East Grinstead, visit
    www.traveline.info
    Entrance to the Showground is via the North Gate, opposite the Gardener's Arms pub.
    Entry: Gates Open 10 am and admission is £6 adults; £5 65-and-over; kids under 16 free.
    Features: Celebrating 70 Years of The sprung Royal Enfield Bullet with Special Guests to be announced - watch this space!
    Five indoor halls of motorcycles & bikejumble:
    Large indoor all-motorcycle show for pre-1980 motorcycles with Club Stands and hundreds of machines on display.
    The Royal British Legion will be providing a Helmet Park in aid of the RBL in The Stockman’s Building.
    Large indoor and outdoor Bikejumble with new and used spares, bikes, clothing & accessories for sale. Free BikeMart display-to-sell area for private vendors. Cheap garage clear-out stalls available – just £10, must be pre-booked.
    Free BikeMart display-to-sell area for private vendors, enquire for details. Cheap garage clear-out stalls are available – just £10, must be pre-booked, see below to download a booking form.
    Great range of catering (previous events featured a Hog roast, fantastic Italian smokerie, a bakers stall, toasty sandwiches and Real Coffee in addition to standard burgers). Well-behaved dogs on leads welcome.
    Free parking, including disabled parking facilities and priority disabled access scheme so you don’t have to queue!
    If you'd like to enter your pre-1980 classic into the Show, and can do so before 1st October, then you'll be sent a pass which will let you in for absolutely NOTHING. See below to download a free entry form.

    Please note: all attractions are subject to availabilty.


    Download Stall Booking Forms for our 2019 events here.

    Ardingly: Abergavenny Building Ardingly: Stockmans Building Hamstreet: Marquee Ashford: Auction Hall Jumbling at Ashford Classic Bike Show
    Ardingly: The Abergavenny Building, full drive-in access, The Stockman's Building, adjacent to the Show Hall; Romney Marsh: Book a stall in our huge marquee, drive-in access;
    Ashford Market: The Auction Hall, full drive-in access.

    Stall Booking Forms - Download a form here or send us an SAE to have one posted direct to you.

  • Traders - Click here to download the 2019 trader's stall booking form (365 KB .pdf file)
  • Jumblers - Click here to download the 2019 jumbler's stall booking form (246 KB .pdf file)
  • Garage Clearout Stalls - Having a Clear-out? Pre-booked garage clear-out stalls available for only £10. This is only for the sale of motorcycle-related items by private sellers. Click here to download the 2019 garage-clearout stall booking form for all events (240 KB .pdf file)

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    2019 Exhibitor Booking Forms and Online Booking

    Book Now for our 2019 Events! Book your bike into the Show online, or download a form here or send us an SAE to have one posted direct to you, choose from one of the three options below.
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    Show your Classic Bike - Enter Online Here by PayPal:

    Complete your bike details including reg-no
    and pay £1 per Show to have your free pass posted directly to you.
    Please ensure you include your bike registration, year
    and details for your Display Card and the Show Programme!

    Unless on a Club Stand, the cut-off dates for bikes in the Show are:
    South of England Classic show (31st March & 27th October) : pre-1980
    Ashford Classic Motorcycle Show (Easter Monday 22nd April) : pre-1990
    Romney Marsh Ride-In Shows (19th May & 15th Sept) : no age restriction, just turn-up
    Romney Marsh Show (Sunday 23rd June) : pre-1990
    Summer Classic Bike Show, Ardingly (Sunday 14th July) : No age restriction
    Choose your Show. Pass will be sent to your payment address.
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    Enter Bike info for programme:
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