Motorcycle shows and events | September 2018

Social meets


Motorcycle Social Meets – September


Haynes Breakfast Club

September 2

Haynes International Museum, Sparkford, Yeovil

Chat over a coffee, eat a lovely breakfast and natter to like-minded bikers. Museum open from 9am.


Late Night Bury – Hot Rod and Chopper

September 6

Empire House, Lamdin Road, Lark Valley Business Park, Bury Saint Edmunds

Krazy Horse are firin up the barbecue, put on a band and people turn up.

The (Vintage hot rod association) are coming over with some rods following their thrash at Pendine. Live music too. From 6pm – strictly over 18 as there’s a bar.

Bike Night

September 7

Jack Hills Café, Watling Street, Towcester

All style of bikes welcome. Café and bar open from 6pm.


Brighton Burn Up!

September 9

Ace Café, Ace Corner, North Circular Road, London

Flagged off by the Mayor of Brent, this ride goes to Brighton, where they’ll be trade stands and displays, live bands and the annual seafront service. They’ll also be a Best Scooter completion on the seafront.


Poole Dream Machines – final night of the season

September 25

The Quay, Poole, Dorset

Motorbikes range from rare customised classics to the latest models. From 6pm.



Park it in the Market

September 27

Greenwich Market, London

Food, music, cars and bikes. What could be better?


59 Club Day + BSA Bantam Meet

September 30
Ace Café, Ace Corner, N Circular Rd, London

All day.

Weston Bike Night

September 30

Marine Parade, Weston Super Mare

Charity event in aid of the Poppy Appeal.



Race meets


Race Meets – September

KMSC Scottish Championship Motorcycle Racing

September 1- 2
Knockhill Racing Circuit, Fife

GP World Trial

September 1 – 2

Silsden, Yorkshire


Toughsheet Nationals Twinshock Championships

September 1 – 2

Hawkstone Park, Shropshire

Festival of legends.


The European Finals

September 6 - 9
Santa Pod Raceway, Airfield Road, Podington, Northants

The biggest event for the fastest accelerating bikes in the UK. Up to 220mph. Impressive!

Moto GP – round 13 – Italy

7 – 9 September
Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli, San Marino


Bennetts British Superbike Championships round 9
7 - 9 September

Silverstone GP, Towcester, Northamptonshire

Goodwood Revival

September 7 - 9

Goodwood, West Sussex

The racing is great and so is the venue. Get along to the bike paddock after Saturday’s race and watch them re-build all the broken bikes!


Manor Farm Hill Climb

September 8

Charmouth, Dorset


National Sprint Association (Northern Section) 60th Anniversary NSA Sprint

September 8 - 9
East Kirkby, Spilsby, Lincs


Killalane Road Race

September 8 - 9

Classic Racing Motorcycle Club Championships

September 8 – 9

Mallory Park Circuit, Leicestershire 


Arbuthnot Trial

September 9
The Barford Inn, Barford St Martin

First rider starts at 9am. Entry forms from Mike Viney 01725 514801 or email


Wiscombe park Hill Climb

September 9



World Superbike Championship – round 10 Portuguese

14 – 16 September

Algarve International Circuit, Portimão


Bennetts British Superbike Championships round 10
14 - 16 September

Oulton Park, Little Budworth, Cheshire


Bol d’Or WorldEndurance

September 14 – 17

Circuit Paul Ricard, France

Traditional end of season event sees racers battle for 24 hours.


British Youth National Motocross

September 15 - 16

Buttercup Farm, Chatteris, Cambridgeshrie


Pre-65 Motorcross Club Scramble

September 17

Marylandsea, Essex


Moto GP – round 14 - Spain

Motorland Aragon

21 – 23 September


Maxxis World Enduro

September 22 – 23

Hawsktone Park, Shropshire

Britain’s current world champ, Steve Holcombe will be in action.




Leighton Hall Motorcycle Hill Climb

September 23
Leighton Hall, Carnforth, Lancashire,

Admission 9am-5pm. Tel Ian Sherrard 07836 331324 (day) or 01772 323654 (6pm-8pm) or email

World Superbike Championship – round 11 French

28 – 30 September

Circuit de Nevers Magny-Cours, Magny-Cours


National Sprint Association (Northern Section)

September 29 - 30
York Raceway, Seaton Ross, YO42 4SS


British Historic Racing

September 29 – 30

Cadwell Park, Louth, Lincolnshire



BikeSocial events


Ride-Outs – September


Ace Café Racer and Rockers Ride-Out

September 8

Ace Café, Ace Corner, North Circular Road, London

Leaves at 13.30pm to Battersea Park led by the limited-edition ACE 9045 Thruxton Special.


Fun Fundraising Ride-out

September 8

Lee Mill Industrial Estate, Devon

Raising money for the Olive Branch Foundation. The ride goes to Oak Trees, Morval where they’ll be a pasty and refreshments waiting. Leaves at 11am.


Motorcycle Run and Harwich Family Fun day

September 9

From Ford Dunton, Essex to Harwich. Pre-registering will place you in the first two groups to leave on the day and with over 3,000 expected to join you will definitely not want to miss the opportunity to be the first to leave. £10 per rider, £15 for rider and pillion. All money raised is for the Essex and Herts Air Ambulance.


Ace Café Brighton Burn-Up Ride with the Rockers

September 9

Ace Café, Ace Corner, North Circular Road, London

Flagged off by the Mayor of Brent, this ride goes to Brighton, where they’ll be trade stands and displays, live bands and the annual seafront service. They’ll also be a Best Scooter completion on the seafront.


Haynes Bikers Breakfast Ride-in

September 16

Haynes International Motor Museum, Yeovil, Somerset

A ride-in open to all marques. Grab yourself a full English or bacon butty.


Ride to Save Lives

September 23

Newark Showground, Notts

This 62-mile ride takes in the rural villages and beautiful countryside of Nottingham and Lincolnshire. Starts at 11am and they’ll be chance to meet the crew of the Lincs and Notts Air Ambulance – all money raised is for this good cause.


Ride-out to MCN Ally Pally Show and Supersprint

September 23

Ace Café, Ace Corner, North Circular Road, London

Starts from The Ace Café at 9.30am.


The Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride

September 30


For one day each year, thousands of gentlemen and their genteel ladyfolk in hundreds of cities across the world press their cravats, starch their tweed and sit astride their classic-styled bikes to raise funds and awareness for prostate cancer research and mental health.


Shows and events


Shows and Events – September


Stormin’ the Castle

August 31 – September 2

Witton Castle Country Park, Bishop Auckland, County Durham

Top live bands, custom and classic bike show, three bars, trader village, great food and sociable camping.



August 31 – September 1

The Field, Rue de Val, St Saviours. Guernsey

Sarnians MCC are back again for the sixth year running. Amazing views over the west coast of Guernsey, unrivalled hospitality and awesome sunsets.



Classic Motorcycle Show

September 1
Classic bikes, trucks, tractor and cars of all ages will be on the historic cobbled High Street. Starts 9am.

Tel: 07963 609143 or


Rufforth Autojumble

September 1

Rufforth Park, York

Another chance for a good rummage and to pick up all those bits you need.

Tel: 01904 738620


Year of Legends Celebration

September 1 – 2

Castle Combe, Wiltshire

Headed by Freddie Spencer.

Classic Motorcycle Show

September 2
White Lion, Baldock
All day.


Vintage Japanese Bike Day

September 2

Ace Café, Ace Corner, North Circular Road, London

All day.


Festival of 1000 Classic Cars and North West Motorcycle Show

September 2

Cholmondely Castle, nr Malpas, Cheshire

1,000 privately owned and club vehicles on display. Trade and autojumble stands.


Robbers Dog Growler Rally

September 7 – 8

Manor Farm, Newton Lane, Tattenhall, Cheshire

Live music all weekend undercover in the barn. DJ, custom show, camping.



Reunion Weekend Party & London Ride-Out

September 7 - 8
Ace Café, Ace Corner, N Circular Rd, London

Live bands, ‘Continental’ ride-in, drinks etc. Starts at 10.30am – this event is 25 years old!

Motorbike Women North Rally

September 7 – 9

Woolley Edge Scout Campsite, Woolley Edge Lane, Yorkshire

This first Motorbike Women North Rally aims to bring like-minded women riders together to have fun, talk motorbikes, encourage and support each other and raise some money for two great charities.


Smokin the Stones LC Club Southern Rally

September 7 – 9

The Bruce Arms, Pewsey Vale, Wiltshire


The Soggy Moggy

September 7 – 9

Woodgreen animal Shelter, Godmanchester, Huntingdon

Bands, bike show, silly games, rally virgins, trade stalls and real ale.

Kickback Festival of Bikes

September 8 – 9

Town Hall, Cheltenham

An exhibition dedicated to the finest customs, classics and rare racing bikes. Trade stalls and workshops.


ESAM Open Sunday with Zero Motorcycles (electric)

September 9

Reid Hall. Boreham Street, near Herstmonceux, East Sussex

East Sussex Advanced Motorcyclists are having a special open day with electric bikes from Zero Motorcycles. BBQ and refreshments available.


Garstang Autojumble

September 9
Hamilton House Farm, Garstang, Preston

It’s getting late in the season so time to find the parts you’re missing so you can tinker in your garage all winter.

Grampian Motorcycle Convention – 35th Year

September 9

Grampian Transport Museum, Alford, Aberdeenshire

This event will have vintage and classic bikes, classic racers, scooters, parades and demonstrations. Adults £8, children £2.


Hybrids Rally Part Deux

September 14 - 15

Colsterworth Sport and Social Club, Grantham

Cheap beer, tribute bands, trade stalls, silly games, trophies etc.



Bonneville 60th Anniversary event

September 14 – 16

Uttoxeter Racecourse, Staffordshire

All welcome. Trace stands, displays, demonstrations and Triumph engineers on hand to give talks on the development of the Bonneville range.


Come & Dribble int Ribble

September 14 - 16

Whittingham Social Club, Old Hospital Grounds, Whittingham, Preston

Jesters MCC annual rally with live bands each night, food and bar.


Motorbike Women South Rally

September 14 – 16

Lower Lode Inn. Forthampton, near Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire

A rally for female bikers only. Any bike, trike or scooter welcome. Bringing like-minded women together. Goody bags!


Kempton Park Motorcycle Autojumble

September 15
Kempton Park, Staines Road East, Sunbury on Thames, Middlesex

Hundreds of stands at this show. Have a rummage!


Somerset Moto Fest

September 15 – 16

Fleet Arm Museum, RNAS Yeovilton, Somerset

A two-day event with something for all the family. Main motorcycle, car dealerships. Advanced riding groups, emergency services, police horses etc. Come along and explore how you can improve your riding skills.


Blue-Haze – Fantic & Fizzy Frenzy & 2-Strokes

September 16
Ace Café, Ace Corner, N Circular Rd, London

All day.

Portsmouth MAG Bike, Trike and Scooter Show

September 16

Boardwalk Port Solent, Hampshire

Stalls, charities helmet drop and learners corner. Starts at 10am.


Romney Marsh Classic Bikejumble

September 16

Hamstreet, near Ashford, Kent

Under cover stalls and indoor seating area. Large outdoor bikejumble with new and used spares bikes, clothing and accessories.


6th Annual Haggs Horizons Unlimited Adventure Meet

September 21 – 23

Haggs Bank bunkhouse and campsite, Alston, Cumbria

An activity weekend with lots of opportunities to get out and explore the North Pennines. Road runs, off-road experiences and chill out with firepits and live music.


Yer Tiz Rally

September 21 – 23

Newton St Cyres recreational ground, Station Road, Cyres, Devon

Camping, bands, real ale, ride-out on Saturday, bike-show and bands.


MCN Ally Pally Motorcycle Show and Sprint

September 22 – 23

Alexandra Palace, London

An indoor sprint adds to the excitement.


Sywell Classic Piston and Props

September 22 – 23

Sywell Aerodrome, Northants

Combining historic racers, hot rods and motorbikes with classic planes and vintage music.


Scottish Rally

September 22 – 24

Stair Arms Hotel, Pathhead, Midlothian

Check points across Scotland.


Bike Day

September 23
Ace Café, Ace Corner, N Circular Rd, London

All day


Beamish Trial

September 23

Weardale, County Durham

See old Trials bikes struggle up Hagg’s Bank then have lunch at Allenheads.

Normous Newark Autojumble

September 23

Newark Showground, Newark, Notts

Lots of opportunity to buy those elusive parts you’re after.


Churchill Arms Autumn Bike Jumble

September 23

Churchill Arms pub, Alderholt, Fordingbride, Hampshire/Dorset border

The end of the year show for bikers to bring or buy and a chance to look for winter projects.


Wombwell Custom and Classic Motorcycle Event

September 23

Wombwell Kart Track, Station Road, Wombwell, Barnsley

Bike show and mart, with a parade around the circuit.



Cheshire Candles Charity Car and Bike Show

September 23

Chester Lakes, Church Road, Dodleston, Cheshire

Charity show supporting The Fire Fighters Charity with classic and interesting bikes and cars.


North Manchester Custom and Classic Bike Show

September 24

The Ramsbottom Cricket Club, Acre Bottom, Ramsbottom, Lancashire

Now in its seventh year, this event has multiple show categories, trophies, stalls, food, bar and bands. Biker and family friendly.



Squires Annual Bike Show Weekend

September 24 – 25

Squires Café Bar, Sherburn in Elmet, Yorkshire

Lots of attractions on site and enternatinment in the café. Stunt show, live bands, trophie.


Kamikaze Cave Run

September 28 – 30

Silver Sapling Campsite, Silverdale, Near Carnforth, Lancashire

Live bands, cheap bar, stalls and trophies. A traditional bike rally in the South Lakes.


Mavro Charity Run

September 30
The Wyndam Arms, Dinton
Signing on from 10am, start 11am.

Entries from Ian Standen on 07855 420684,

Sand and Motorcycles

September 30

Leighton Buzzard Railway, Billington Road, Leighton Buzzard

Live music, food, bikes, drive a steam loco and enjoy a simulated car driving in a crash!


59 Club Day + BSA Bantam Meet

September 30
Ace Café, Ace Corner, N Circular Rd, London

All day.

Huddersfield Autojumble

September 30

Old Market Building, Brook Street, Huddersfield

Inside event with up to 130 stalls. Open from 10am.


Track days


Track Days – September


Run What Ya Brung

September 2

Santa Pod Raceway, Podington, Northants


Run What Ya Brung

September 5

Santa Pod Raceway, Podington, Northants


Kent Fire and Rescue Ride Skills Day

September 10

Brands Hatch, Indy Circuit

The course is for novice or nervous riders who have never been on a track, as well as experienced road riders who want to develop their skills.


General Bike Track Day with Shaky Byrne

September 10

Brands Hatch, Indy Circuit

"Shakey" is a crowd favourite and an amazing racer to watch. You’ll have access to him in the pits and paddock – ask him anything you want.


California Superbike Track Day

September 10 and 11

Silverstowe, Stowe Circuit

Enjoy a day at the home of British Racing.


Novice Only Track Day

September 11

Snetterton, 300 Circuit

This event is designed exclusively for anyone with little or no track day experience. You don't need a sports bike to take part - all bikes are welcome. Take your confidence to the next level.


California Superbike Track Day, For Bennetts Customers

September 19

Brands Hatch

Enjoy a day at one of the world’s most iconic sporting venues.


Saturday Night Special Run What Ya Brung

September 22

Santa Pod Raceway, Podlington, Northants

In the dark – will be fun!


Run What Ya Brung Public Track Day

September 29

Santa Pod Raceway, Podington, Northants


Three Group Noisy Day with Leon Haslam

October 2

Donnington Park GP circuit

A rare noise day with a 108db drive by noise limit. No static noise test. Come and let rip!


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