MALDON MOTOR SHOW - SUNDAY 2ND JULY

There will be vintage cars, classic cars, sports and American cars, as well as military and commercial vehicles, retro cars and motorbikes. Along with the Classics on the Promenade, there will also be lots of entertainment for you to enjoy and stalls for you to explore. The Maldon Motor Show will be held in the Promenade Park. The event is free to attend and will be a great day out for all the family!

ENTER YOUR VEHICLE

Maldon Vintage Car Show

Enter your post 1975 to 1995 and retro cars post 1975 to 2005.

The Maldon Motor Show welcomes vintage, classic, sports, American cars, military & commercial vehicles, retro cars and motorbikes.

The classic cars can begin to arrive from 8am on the day at the Promenade Park.

Please note there will not be any club stands. If you wish to park together, please arrive together.

Entry £5 - click here to enter your vehicle.

When you have printed your ticket, please check all details carefully as we may not be able to rectify any errors if we are not notified of them prior to the event.

If you have any queries regarding your ticket prior to the event, please contact Hayley Tarr, the Events Officer at Maldon District Council, on 01621 875842.

FREE ADMISSION FOR VISITORS

Along with the Classics on the Promenade, there will be an Autojumble with thirty-five stands for all car enthusiasts to browse, Auto trade stands representing ten local classic car associated companies, and forty-two car clubs which will cover a wide number of makes and models, from Minis to Ferraris.

There will also be a vintage fair with vintage clothing and memorabilia from 1920s-1960s, children's entertainment, a military camp display, a craft fair and scalextric/slot car racing for all ages.

All day live entertainment will be presented by Saint FM and will star The Kingsmen, Black Webb, Maldon Big Sing Choir, Saint FM’s Jukebox Diner and CM2 Jivers Club.

Plenty of food and refreshments will be available on site, including a Retro Ice Cream Van & Classic Coffee Van and a Vintage Tea Room. Numerous pubs, restaurants and cafes are close by for you to choose from.

There will also be 'Cars from the Stars', and vehicles previously shown in past years include Jamie Oliver’s Shoot Bus - The Cock in Cider, Jool’s Mustang, one of Chris Evans Ferraris, Le Mans Winner from 1960s Ferrari, Del Boy's Trotter Van and Lodge's Coach Collection.

You will be able to see a new car display by Quest Motors, who is the major sponsor for the Maldon Motor Show and Maldon’s only new car dealership.

Click here to check out the Maldon Motor Show website.

VINTAGE MOBILE CINEMA

The Vintage Mobile Cinema will also be in attendance and it is a unique slice of cinema and automotive history, which combines together to give the audience an exciting film viewing experience unavailable anywhere else.
Maldon Vintage Car Show

PARKING

Maldon High Street
There are several car parks within the town centre for you to use on the day. The town centre is only a short ten minute walk from the Promenade Park.

All day parking (8am - 10pm) costs only £1 on Sundays in the town centre car parks. Below is the full list of these car parks, which include more information, as well as links to location maps on Maldon District Council's website.

Butt Lane

Council Offices (Weekends only)

Friary Fields

High Street East

White Horse Lane

Please note that parking in the Promenade Park will be very limited due to the number of classic cars on display.

Follow the signs to the town centre of Maldon. For more information about how to get to Maldon, please visit our Getting Here and Around page.

MORE ATTRACTIONS IN MALDON

Hythe Quay

Hythe Quay

For well over a thousand years Hythe Quay has been the gateway to Maldon for vessels arriving from the sea.

The Museum in the Park

The Museum in the Park

Social history museum of Maldon and District situated on the edge of the award winning Promenade Park.

Maldon Splash Park

Maldon Splash Park

This fantastic children's water park is located in The Valley at the centre of Promenade Park. It is extremely popular throughout the season, however opening times are weather dependent so be sure to check before heading down.

Moot Hall

The Moot Hall

This 15th Century former manorial home houses a unique brick spiral staircase, a Georgian court room, a former prison and a Victorian Council Chamber.

Topsail Charters Ltd

Topsail Charters

Historic sailing barges ‘Hydrogen’ and ‘Thistle’ are available for regular public cruises and also for private hire for groups up to 50 from a variety of East Coast locations including Maldon and Ipswich.

The Viking Saga Boat Trips

The Viking Saga Boat Trips

The Viking Saga, listed on the UK National Historic Ships Register, was built locally in 1947. After a complete restoration she is now used for public cruises from Maldon and neighbouring ports.

PLACES TO EAT

Bahn Fai

Bahn Fai

Authentic Thai cooking carefully blends spices, herbs, roots and leaves with quality fresh ingredients to marry the mild and sweet with the hot and spicy.

Balti Bhujon

Balti Bhujon

Balti Bhujon is an exclusive Indian restaurant situated in the historic ancient town of Maldon in Essex situated on the banks of the River Blackwater.

Blue Boar

Blue Boar

Blue Boar

The Curry Nights

The Curry Nights

Run by Foyaj Miah for the past 15 years, The Curry Nights restaurant and take away offers an exclusive menu of the finest traditional Indian cuisine.

Queens Head Inn

Queens Head Inn

This fantastic pub, with its enviable and superb river location, is run by Charlie & Vivian Little.

Intimo

Intimo Fresco

Welcome to Intimo-Fresco, one of the most successful family owned and run Italian restaurants in Essex. Located on the High street of historic maritime town Maldon.

The Jolly Sailor

The Jolly Sailor

The Jolly Sailor at Hythe Quay in Maldon, Essex, is a delightful 17th Century Pub, ideally located overlooking the River Blackwater, offering food, drink and accommodation.

The House of Delight

The House of Delight

Welcome to House of Delight, your local Chinese restaurant located on the High Street in Maldon.

Oakhouse

Oakhouse

A café in the mornings offering fairtrade products,lunchtime menue with daily specials. In the evening a bar serving extensive wine list, local real ales and cocktails.

in side

Maldon Tandoori

Our restaurant was established by my brother and myself in 1987 following the vision of our father who had a passion for cooking.

Queen Victoria

Queen Victoria

The Queen Victoria has been a local public house in Maldon since it opened its doors in 1845.

The Mighty Oak Tap Room

The Mighty Oak Tap Room

Serving a selection of fine ales straight from the cask, as well as some superb wines, ciders, soft drinks, and tea & coffee. Cheese & pate boards with Tiptree relish also available.

Suzie's Gift and Tea Shop

Suzie's Gift and Tea Shop

Here at Suzie's Gift and Tea Shop we make all of our delicious food on the premises, priding ourselves on delivering fresh and tasty meals, cakes, drinks and treats.

The Old Ship

The Old Ship

The Old Ship Public House is conveniently located at the end of the thirteen mile Chelmer & Blackwater Navigation Canal.

The Vintage Rose

The Vintage Rose

The Vintage Rose is a vintage style tea room located at Quest Palace just off of Maldon High Street.

Farmers Yard

Farmers Yard

Based in a beautifully quirky grade II listed building, The Farmers Yard bottle shop is the smallest pub in Maldon.

Swan Hotel Bar & Grill

Swan Hotel Bar & Grill

The Swan is run by Lorraine and Yan and is situated in a prime high street position. It is a grade II listed building which dates from the late 15th century.

The Lock Tearoom

'the lock' Tea Room

Bright and airy, "the lock" is THE place to eat on the waterfront at Heybridge Basin. Indoors or out, it offers outstanding Blackwater estuary views.

Topsail Charters Ltd

Topsail Charters

Historic sailing barges ‘Hydrogen’ and ‘Thistle’ are available for regular public cruises and also for private hire for groups up to 50 from a variety of East Coast locations including Maldon and Ipswich.