The Oulton Park Gold Cup returns this weekend (26-28 August). Here is some important information about this event to help you make the most of your trip to the circuit.
Gate opening times
Public admission to the circuit is from 8.30am on Saturday, 9.00am on Sunday and at 7.30am on Monday.
Parking is free of charge for all public car parks.
The campsite opens at 12:00 for ticket holders on Friday 25 August and will close at 12:00 on Tuesday 29 August.
Click here to view a map of car parks and the campsite.
All advance sales have now closed and tickets are only available on the gate for the following prices:
Saturday: Adults £5
Sunday: Adults £25, Teen (13-15 year-olds) £15, Senior Citizens £19
Monday: Adults £25, Teen (13-15 year-olds) £15, Senior Citizens £19
Entry on all three days is free for under-13s
If you elected to have your tickets sent by post (not print-at-home), you will need to bring these to the circuit – copies and receipts are not accepted. All advance tickets have now been dispatched and were sent by either Recorded or Special Delivery, meaning a signature is required.
In the rare instance that your tickets have not arrived in time you will need to purchase them at the gate price and obtain a refund after the event by returning the gate ticket stubs and your original tickets to:
MotorSport Vision Centre
Brands Hatch Circuit
If you hold advance tickets, please ensure that they are separated before arriving at the gate.
Limited grandstand seating is available at Old Hall, Knickerbrook and Lodge corners on Sunday and Monday. Tickets can be purchased at the Grandstands themselves for £10 per day (£5 for children).
Official event programmes are on sale from the Avenue programme booth, Chequers and crossroads programme booth for £5. Each programme features in-depth articles on every series racing this weekend along with entry lists and information on the racing timetable.
John Surtees Tribute
Monday lunchtime will see Mike Whitaker take to the circuit in an ex- Team Surtees Lola T70 Spyder as a tribute to four-time Gold Cup winner John Surtees who died earlier in the year. There will also be a tribute in the event programme, written by long time circuit commentator Mike Cookson.
Vintage Bus Tour of the circuit - Sunday
On Sunday Morning between 9:00 and 11:00, unique guided vintage bus tours of the circuit will be available. The Buses will leave at regular intervals throughout the morning from the gated crossing located in the middle of The Avenue straight. These are available for £5 on the day.
Cheshire Concours D'Esprit - Sunday
The Cheshire Concours d'Esprit celebrates the spirit of special sports cars with a collection of famous marques from 50 years ago and over. These can be found in the exclusive railed area in front of the Fogarty Moss Centre, with a track parade at 11.15am.
Market Co Artisan Market - Sunday and Monday
The Market Co will provide an artisan market, where local traders will be selling locally-produced and sourced products, plus exceptional products from further afield. Located in the area opposite Chequers Restaurant.
Military Displays - Sunday and Monday
Large military displays will form a key part of the event’s off-track activities, ranging from a wealth of WWII vehicles to a ‘living diorama’ of an American Civil War era camp site.
BriSCA Heritage Demonstrations - Sunday and Monday
BriSCA Heritage Stock cars will take to the rally stage, located by the main entrance this weekend.
Classic Car Displays - Sunday and Monday
Hundreds of vehicles will be displayed at the Oulton Park Gold Cup this year from a huge variety of clubs covering classic and sports cars from a wide range of eras. These can be found all around the infield near the Fogarty Moss Centre.
Click here to download a timetable for this weekend's event.
Click here to download an off track event timetable.
Oulton Park Circuit
Tel: 01829 760301
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