A Family Fun Day Out

Back for another year with a brand-new name on the 9th & 10th June 2018! All of your favourite attractions will be returning along with all new family fun entertainments!

2018’s Summer Show promises to be a great day out for the whole family with speciality beers, the chance to experience ‘A spin in a Performance car’, a wide choice of food, live music, shopping opportunities galore and lots of entertainment for the whole family!

The Summer Show incorporating the much-loved Gloucestershire Motor Show will return with the hottest new cars from dealers and specialist manufacturers with a magnificent collection of classic and vintage cars celebrating the golden age of motoring.

For more information on the show’s history, please visit the Gloucestershire Motor Show’s website.

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Classic Cars

Celebrate the golden age of motoring with a magnificent collection of classic and vintage cars with Rolls Royces and Bentleys from 
the 1920s onwards, the Ferrari Club, some awesome Bugatti Racing cars and very many more. The Tom Fenton Memorial Cup is presented on each day to the owner of “The car the judges would most like to take home”. The Tom Fenton Memorial Cup reflects Tom’s passion for the classics and his invaluable contribution to both Shows. Contact the Pied Piper Office if you have a classic you want to show off – We’d love to have you!

Motor Dealerships

Enjoy seeing some of the hottest news cars on display as Motor Dealerships from across Gloucestershire display all their latest models in Highnam’s extensive parkland. This year you will see some of the biggest brands including Audi, BMW, Honda, VW and many more. A perfect place to find your next new car and see all your options in one place with the help of the dealers wonderful staff. An opportunity not to be missed!

Food & Drink

You will find a wide variety of food & drink available at this years show, whether that be from the food village serving all your show favourite, burgers, hot dogs and  chips – located in the main show field. Head over to our front lawn where you will find a Mini converted into a pizza oven serving fresh pizza. You will also find authentic Thai food prepared right in front of you then finish your meal off with your favourite drink from our bar. You’ll always find tea, coffee and homemade cakes in our cafe tent too located on the front lawn.


Come and see our great performers on the main stage. we have Shy Teds headlining on Saturday and Abba Arrival tribute act closing the show on Sunday.  If music isn’t your thing, we’ve got you covered. You can visit our fashion and style marquee with regular fashion shows throughout the day featuring  great local brands Bodgea Womenswear and Raging Bull. We have many more attractions including Tesla test drives, a Guinness world record-breaking BMX rider, an amazing freestyle footballer, dog agility shows, falconry displays, climbing walls and fire brigade live rescues to name a few.

Children’s Activities

This year’s show really is a family fun day for all. Why not try your hand at circus skills or have at dance in the kids disco visited throughout the day by all your favourite famous characters. If  dancing isn’t your thing you can bounce the day away on our all new bouncy castles – bigger and better than ever before! Of course there will be face painting, colour-me car and back by popular demand – PUNCH & JUDY with 3 different shows daily. New for this year we have Matti Hemmings expert BMX Rider bringing along bikes to teach some tricks, don’t miss out – make sure you’re at the show on Saturday 9th, here’s here for 1 day only.


Why not come and look around our shopping village and treat yourself to anything from handmade clothing to amazing pine outdoor furniture. You’ll find lots of little gifts you can purchase for family and friends and for anyone with a sweet tooth back for anther year is ‘Old English Sweets’. You’ll find all your favourite treats there. Bodgea Womenswer in cheltenham will be bringing a selection of clothing displayed on the catwalk throughout the day in fashion and style marquee and new for this year you can bring and buy pre-loved clothes – come and grab a bargain!

Find out whats on at the Summer Show click to download and plan your day!

Plan Your Day

Date & Tickets

9 & 10 June 2018
10:00 – 16:00 (last entries 15:30)