Retro Festival

9th - 11th August 2024

Location: Newbury Showground RG18 9QZ


3 stages hosting the best UK vintage and Rock n Roll artists, bands and auto and military displays, covered ballroom, huge vintage shopping village, roller derby bouts, a huge selection of food and bars, roller rink, hundreds of classic and vintage cars, scooters and bikes, caravans, hot rods, buses, military vehicles and steam engines, auto jumble, camping and glamping villages, special family day fun, kidz zone, bumper cars and so much more!

But what’s it like for families?

Children are welcome every day at Retro Festival and they will find plenty of things to do, but Sunday is the designated Family Day!  Children under 11 get FREE entrance.

Special activities for children on both Saturday and Sunday include:

Animal Petting Zone / Roller Rink / LIVE Roller Derby Fights / Vintage Make and Take / Face Painting / Flying Displays / Dance Tuition and Displays / Main Arena Shows / Wall Of Death / and much more!

What else is there?

Black Hangar Stage with a MONSTER line up
Scarlett Ballroom, big bands, swing and jazz stage
Ricky Tick, 60s rhythm and blues legends
Main Show arena stage, car displays, Retro-lympics
Retro Market, vintage and retro traders, catwalk show
Vintage Beauty Parlour and Gentleman’s Barbers
Roller rink with Roller Derby displays and bouts
Hundreds of classic and vintage vehicles
Demon Drome Wall of Death
Kids Zone

Site and Facilities info:

Free Parking
Camping, glamping, caravan and RV sites
Choice of Family or General Camping (some electric hook-ups available)
Large selection of bars and caterers
Secure Lockers, phone charging, cart hire and cash machines
Comfortable showering, changing and toilet facilities
Kids Zone