FAQ

Please read through the frequently asked questions before contacting us and before attending the show.

Q - What time is does the show start?

A - For spectators, the show opens at 11am and closes at 4.30pm.

Q - What time are the exhibits expected to arrive?

A - Classic cars and all other exhibits are expected to be on display by 10.30am at the latest and they cannot leave before 4.30pm due to access restrictions. Please follow the prescribed route to the showground as indicated on your booking details. This may not be the quickest route but it helps to avoid gridlock at the entrance.

Q - What kind of access is there to the showground?

A - There is only one entry and exit point for the classic cars and with over 300 on display, you may wish stay a while and enjoy the afternoon and not rush away.

Q - What kind of access is there for spectators cars?

A - There is no parking on the showground at all. Please use local car parks as indicated here.

Q - What if it is raining or expected to rain?

A - If the weather looks inclement, please take a look at our website or the Crash Box Club website for the latest info. If we do have to cancel, all classic car entrants who have given us an Email address will be notified with a "The show is cancelled" Email.

Q - Are dogs allowed on the showground?

A - We welcome well behaved dogs kept on a lead, with their owners in attendance.

Q - What facilities are there for food and refreshments?

A - Food and refreshments are available in the thatched clubhouse or many local outlets in the adjacent town centre.

Q - What is the cost of entry?

A - We do not make a public admission charge for spectators. However, this event is organised in order to raise money that can be put to good use within the town, so the Sidmouth Chamber of Commerce hope you will enjoy your visit to the show and we invite you to make a donation in one (or two) of the buckets around the showground.

Q - Can I bring my Classic Car along on the day?

A - The show is now closed to further Classic Cars entrants as with over 300 cars, we have simply run out of display space. Therefore you will not be able to enter the show ground unless you display a valid pre-booked vehicle pass in your windscreen.

Q - Is there a show next year?

A - There is no show in 2017. Our next show will be on Saturday 15th September 2018.