The Show

Struggling to find an event that has the perfect blend of cars, motorbikes, craft stalls and activities to keep the kids busy all day? Well, look no further.

Cressing Classics is the perfect family day out for car enthusiasts, both young and young at heart! We have taken pride in the organisation of this event to create the perfect blend of a car show, motorbike exhibition, family day-out and overall fun.

Cressing Classics isn’t just another classic car show. This unique event is a day for all the family; consisting of classic cars, automotive trade stands and memorabilia, as well as craft stalls and entertainment for all the family, including music, face painting, and themed activities.

We are very much looking forward to welcoming car enthusiasts, motorbike fans and families alike to our well-loved and established event on Sunday June 25th 2017 at Cressing Temple Barns, Braintree, Essex, CM77 8PD.

Here’s what you need to know:

General admission:

  • Show visitors – £5 per person (under 12s go free)

Bring your classic car/bike on the day:

  • Show cars – £5 per car
  • Show bikes – £2 per bike

Please note: all exhibiting show cars parked within the barn area must remain static until the show closes at 4pm. 

No pre-registration for individual vehicles. If you wish to book a club stand, please email for a booking form.

Headline sponsors for 2017 include Mitsubishi Heritage, Auto Finesse, SsangYong, and more.

Trade village consisting of arts, crafts, auto jumble, car care products and more…

Footfall of more than 3000.

More than 600 cars on show.

Car and motorbike club stands.

Catering to suit everyone, including our on-site Tiptree tea room (amazing cream teas!), stone-baked pizza, authentic Jamaican jerk chicken, as well as a BBQ. We will also have ice cream, cakes and sweets available.

Entertainment for all the family, such as music, face painting, and themed activities.