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!


Maldon Vintage Car Show

This is your opportunity to be part of one of the biggest events in Maldon.

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.

Register to become a trader at the Maldon Motor Show, with tens of thousands of visitors and potential customers, if you are in the vintage car sector, this is the place to be!

If you have any queries regarding your ticket prior to the event, please contact the Events Officer at Maldon District Council, on 01621 854477.


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 Crystal Radio 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.

Check out the Maldon Motor Show website.
Maldon Motor Show
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.


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.