Car events

February

Bug Freeze

Location: Bingley Hall Stafford Showground

March

Volks World 2001

Volkswagon Magazine's very own show. Popular and always well-populated with aircooled VWs. Held at Sandown Park, Esher, Surrey.

GTI Auto Jumble

Organised by GTI International, located at Leighton Buzzard.

April

Club GTI Mega Meet

An indoor mega meet for watercooled nutters, organised by Club GTI.

May

Big Bang

The usual frolics await at Santa Pod. This is the first of the 'New Wave' events.

Stanford Hall

It's the show's 25th year! The organisers are looking for 25 silver VWs of all models for a line up.

GTI International

The premier show for watercooled VWs and Audis held at the Transport Research Labs at Crowthorne in Berkshire.

All Types VW Show

Rhyl Rugby Club, Rhuddlan, North Wales.

Scottish Festival

Celebrating its 22nd year this year, this show is always worth the trip! held at the agricultural showground in Biggar, near Lanark.

Run to the Sun

Head to Newquay!

June

Stonor Park

One of the more relaxed shows with some great cars on show.

GTI Festival

Great show, held at Santa Pod. Come along and show your car, then blast it up the famous 1/4 mile straight.

Bristol Volksfest

Well regarded show which offers plenty of air and water-cooled delights.

July

BVF

Another calendar highlight, held at the Three Counties Showground at Malvern.

Peppercorn

Fow vintage and classic VWs only. Kent-based show.

Bug Jam

If you haven't been to this show, you've been missing out! Held at Santa Pod, it's the place for air-cooled enthusiasts.

Avoncroft

Another well regarded show, this time for the historic air-cooled enthusiast.

August

Mach 2

Held for the first time last year, this was a really popular show based at RAF Cosford air museum.

London Volksfest

Popular one-day event with excellent swap-meet plus dozens of trade stands.

Sussex VW Festival

Organised by the Sussex VW Owners Club. Details to come.

VW North West

Held, as usual, at Tatton Park. This event is one of the largest of the northern shows.

Run 2 the Hills

Located at Belper, Nr Derby.

Cornwall Jamboree

Organised by the Cornwall VW Owners Club.

Club GTI Mega Meet

One of the more impressive club meets of the year. Always a good turn-out

September

GTI International

Back by popular demand. If you didn't get enough in May, a repeat visit to the TRL at Crowthorne is what you need.

Essex VW Show

Head on down to the Friern Manor Showground in Basildon for a fun day out. Not just an event for VWs, but Audis too! Well, they are family...

VW Action

One of the jewels in the VW show crown. Always well-attended, plenty of cars to gawp at and held once again at the East of England Showground near Peterborough.

Vanfest

This Vanfest is staged, as usual, at the Three Counties Showground at Malvern.

October

Brighton Freeze

A superb turnout year after year. Always worth seeing the huge line-up of VWs on the Brighton seafront