Events 2018

The Festival of Vintage

Saturday 21st & Sunday 22nd April-10-5pm Both Days

Established in 2011, this event celebrates the fashions and lifestyles of the 1930's-1960's

Live Music, Dancing, Early Vintage Fashion, Home & Interiors, Make Do & Mend Corner, Collectors Corner, Classic Cars and much more!

As seen in Grazia, Homes & Antiques Magazine, Vintage Life Magazine & The Lady Magazine. Recommended by trivago as Top 5 events to visit in Britain

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Brooklands museu 1940s relived

Join us at Brooklands Museum as we turn back the clock to the decade of fashion, commemoration, style and celebration at our annual 1940s Relived event!

This is a chance to put your hair up, grab your best period outfit and lace up the dance shoes.

Stock up on vintage gear at our extensive vintage market, featuring some of the best vintage sellers around, providing everything from hats, suits and shoes to accessories, books and original memorabilia.

Around the site you will find all the usual Museum exhibits, but you will never know what is around the next corner - you may find the Home Guard on parade or manning the Pill Box, an RAF Fighter Command Control Centre or US airborne troops carrying out demonstrations of infantry weapons and fire power.t? What makes it interesting? Write a catchy description to grab your audience's attention...

Bletchley Park

Come along to Bletchley Park as we bring the 1940’s to life once again this summer!

Bletchley Park, once Britain's best kept secret, is now a heritage site and vibrant tourist attraction. Visitor numbers continue to soar at the Home of the Codebreakers. 

Great Central Railway

 The 1940s are brought back life this June with an evocative commemoration of life in wartime Britain. There are BBMF flypasts and a Spitfire aerial display.

Thrill to mock battles, live music and theatre- there's more activities than ever before! Dance to the music of time gone by with live acts to entertain you throughout the weekend

War on the line

Mid Hants Railway (The Watercress line) 1940s weekend

 Join war-time re-enactors and experience life on a WWII steam railway at this living history event! World War II is well underway and all along the railway there is hectic activity...

Service men and women are dashing about, loved ones are saying goodbye to each other and evacuees are boarding trains. 'Spivs' are seen peddling their black market wares whilst trying to avoid the police. The Bomb Disposal Unit is kept very busy and there are even rumours of an inspection by Churchill himself! Find out about life on the Home Front, join in a '40's Jive and get a taste of railway life during the war.

Bicester Flywheel Festival

Bicester Heritage will open its gates to thousands of enthusiasts from Saturday 23rd to Sunday 24th June 2018 for the inaugural collaboration between the Classic & Sports Car Show and Flywheel Festival.

Flywheel has been one of the automotive calendar’s must-see events since its debut showing in 2015, celebrating the very best of historic motoring and aviation in the perfect surroundings.

The Classic & Sports Car Show enjoyed a successful debut at Alexandra Palace in 2015, with £30 million worth of classic cars coming to the London venue. Moving to Bicester Heritage and teaming up with Flywheel will allow the event to grow and benefit from the festival’s exemplary reputation and following.

The new collaboration will combine land and air demonstrations of cars and aircraft, as well as cars on display from private owners and collectors, not to mention classics dealers.

Woodhall Spa

Woodhall Spa in Lincolnshire is having a 1940's festival. The theme is "Life on the home front". Woodhall is steeped in important events from the Second World War including the Dambuster Raids and Arnhem. We look forward to welcoming you to Woodhall.

Twinwood Festival

The UK's ultimate vintage festival for music, dancing and shopping!

A huge thank you to everyone who joined us to make Twinwood 2017 the most amazing show we’ve done so far. We now know that the 2018 festival is going to be unbelievable...plans are already in motion to book the best bands around.

We have already sold record numbers of tickets for 2018, and you can grab yours right now in our online ticket shop here. Alternatively, you can buy tickets over the phone by calling 07914 093552 or 07914 093553.

Bletchley Parks 1940s weekend

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North Yorkshire Moors Railway

1940s weekend Pickering

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