Ford Fair - Sunday 5th August - Silverstone Circuit      Tickets On Sale Now 

Visitor Info

Growing every single year, Ford Fair now in its 33rd year returns to Silverstone in 2018 for another unforgettable event. With over 4,000 cars on display and 18,000 guests attending last year, Ford Fair is the ‘must attend’ event for Blue Oval fans. With modern Fords on display, concours Cortina's to feisty Fiestas, from all over the UK and beyond there is enough to keep everyone interested. There’s so much variety in the Ford scene, and this is the show that brings all that variety together. 

Ford Fair takes place at Silverstone Circuit, which is conveniently situated right in the heart of the UK, approximately 90 minutes north of London and 60 minutes south of Birmingham. Silverstone Circuit, Towcester, Northamptonshire, NN12 8TN.

Show Opening Times   

Club Entry           From 7.00am
Public Entry         10.00am – 5.30pm

Camping Opening Times

Saturday access for camping is from 10.00am, last entry for camping is 10.00pm.

Ticketing Information

All bundle admission includes a show entry ticket and a souvenir edition of Fast Ford magazine.
Adult Day Ticket – Official Ford Fair T-shirt Bundle: £27*
Adult Day Ticket – Official Ford Fair Hoody Bundle: £35*

Additional Show Add Ons - please note show tickets must be purchased to qualifty for additional add on purchases 

Camping Pass:   Adult £12 (per person)   Child £10 (per person) 

Individual Display:  £2 addition to show ticket 

Track Time: £30 - £35 (cost dependent on time)  

*NEW* Sprint Test: 3 runs: £10   Unlimited runs: £20

FREE entry for up to two children aged 14 and under when accompanied by a paying adult. Additional children £5 each. 

Advance tickets close midnight Saturday before the show. All bookings are subject to a £2.00 booking fee. 

Camping: 

Camping is locared at Whittlebury Park Campsite, Nr. Towcester, Northamptonshire, NN12 8WP. To see our campsite rules click here

Ticket Queries:

If you haven’t received your tickets and you’re leaving for the event, Don’t panic! Our ticket collection point is inside the Visitors Centre where a member of staff will be there to help. Please bring with you your confirmation email and we will be able to issue you with the correct tickets at the event. 

Disabled Visitors

As part of our commitment to make Ford Fair accessible to all we will provide those disabled ticket holders that require full time assistance with 1 free ticket for a partner, accompanying friend or personal assistant (PA). You will need to provide a copy of your most recent PIP form showing your current entitlement and your ‘blue badge’ if car parking is required. On arrival at the show please liaise with the staff on the gates when presenting your entry ticket.

Parking

Parking is free at Ford Fair; the marshals will direct you on your arrival.

 

 

We've pulled together some useful FAQ's for you below.  Just click the area to see the questions and answers.  

Question Answer

What time does the show open?

Gates are open to the public from 10:00 and clubs from 07.00. Gates close for eveyone at 17:30

Will there be a cash point on site?

Yes, the marshals will direct you to the cash point

Are credit cards accepted on the gate?

Yes, credit cards can be used on the gate

Is the event solely for Fords?

Yes, it’s a show purely for all classic and modern Ford cars.

Can I bring my pet?

No. To comply with the venues rules, no animals are allowed on site, apart from guide dogs. 

Is there a bar on site?

Yes. Alcohol is sold on site. 

Are there food units on site?

There are many food units and a permanent on site cafeteria open throughout the day

Can I bring my own food and drink?

Yes you can bring food and drink in to the venue. Glass bottles are not permitted on site

Will there be someone taking photos of the cars for me to purchase on the day?

Yes there will be a photographer and more information will be found in our show guide

Are BBQ’s allowed on site?

BBQ’s are not permitted

Are there any concessions for people with disabilities?

As part of our commitment to make Ford Fair accessible to all we will provide those disabled ticket holders that require full time assistance with 1 free ticket for a partner, accompanying friend or personal assistant (PA). You will need to provide a copy of your most recent PIP form showing your current entitlement and your ‘blue badge’ if car parking is required. On arrival at the show please liaise with the staff on the gates when presenting your entry ticket.

Question Answer

How can I buy a ticket?

Tickets are purchased online. Tickets can also be purchased on the gate.

Can I get a refund for my tickets once I've bought them?

Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable – click here to view our full terms and conditions. If you have taken out refund protection please visit http://www.bookingprotect.com/refund/ where you will be taken through the refund process.

Will I be able to buy a ticket on the gate?

Yes you can buy tickets on the gate from 10:00.

My name is not on the ticket, can I still attend the event?

Yes, all tickets are unique, your tickets will display the name of who purchased the tickets. If your tickets were brought by someone else please bring a copy of the confirmation email with you. **confirmation

Do I have to print the tickets?

The tickets are valid printed off OR on your smart phone, as long as the barcode is clear. 

What do I do if I want to buy a ticket for a gift?

You will be asked during the transaction who you are buying the ticket for, you must type in the recipient’s name here. They should bring the confirmation email, ticket and relevant ID to confirm they're the named recipient given during the order.

Do I need to bring ID with me to gain entry?

Yes. You will need to bring with you the card you purchased the tickets with and photo ID card (such as your driving licence) along with your ticket clearly printed or viewable on your mobile phone to gain entry. If you are unable to provide sufficient ID or your ticket has already been scanned, you will be asked to pay the full entry price on the gate.

My tickets haven’t arrived yet when will I get them?

Tickets are emailed out to you upon confirmation of payment.  Please check your junk or spam folder just in case. If you have not received your ticket please contact a member of our team

Do I have to purchase a ticket for my child?

Entry is free for two children aged 14 and under when accompanied by a paying adult. Additional children are £5 each.  You are responsible for any children who attend the event with you and you must ensure that they comply with these terms and conditions.

What if I haven’t received my tickets?

If you haven’t received your tickets and you’re leaving for the event, Don’t panic! Our ticket collection point is inside the Visitors Centre where a member of staff will be there to help. Please bring with you your confirmation email and we will be able to issue you with the correct tickets at the event.

Question Answer

Is there car parking available?

Yes, there is a public car park available free of charge

Is there disabled parking?

Yes, there is a disabled parking area, please ask on the gate for a pass and the marshalls will direct you

Is there any way that I can park my car in the show rather than in the public car park?

Yes, as part of a club display or the Show and Shine competition or in the Individual Display paddock. 

Question Answer

Can I take passengers out on the track with me?

Yes, subject to certain restrictions. Passenger tickets can be purchased when you are booking track time at a cost of £10. Only one front seat passenger is permitted per car and they must sign an indemnity form prior to the session.

Is helmet hire available on the day or do I need to bring my own?

We advise you to bring your own British Standard-approved helmet where possible, although Silverstone has a limited number available for hire. In order to do this you will need to leave your credit card with us, as a deposit. Helmet Hire is £10 per person. Helmets are mandatory for drivers and passengers and helmet straps must be securely done up.

Do I need a driving licence to take my car on the track?

Yes, you will be required to show your full UK or other EU state driving licence. Both parts in the case of photocard licences. You will also need a valid entry ticket for the show and to bring the paper section which accompanies your driving licence. This can be downloaded from the DVLA website (click here and follow the onscreen instructions https://www.gov.uk/view-driving-licence ) and brought with you.

My licence is away at the DVLA/Police, can I bring a photocopy?

No, a full original driving licence needs to be seen when signing-on

Is it possible to purchase track time on the day?

Demand is high for Ford Fair track time and it usually sells out in advance, as such we strongly advise that if you want to get out on track you book as soon as possible

About Ford Fair

Please note: No animals are permitted onsite, apart from guide dogs

Location

Silverstone Circuit
Dadford Road
Towcester
Northamptonshire 
NN12 8TN

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