Sunday 2nd June 2024

Join us for The BVAC Classic Festival of Motoring, the premier classic car show in Scotland. This has been held annually at Thirlestane Castle for over 15 years and is organised by the Borders Vintage Automobile Club.

This festival of motoring attracts over 1,000 classic and vintage cars of all models and styles, plus motorcycle and military vehicle displays. In addition, visitors can enjoy live rally action, arena stunt shows, pipe band displays and a children’s play area, combined with plenty of retail, food and drink exhibitors, there really is something for all the family. Well behaved dogs are welcome to join in the fun as well!

Gates open at 11am and the event closes at 5pm

Prices: Advanced ticket discount of £12.50 ticket available until 30th May 2024 | On the day £15 | Under 16s accompanied by an adult enjoy free access

Thirlestane Castle will also be open for free flow tours on the day, from 11am with last admittance at 3.30pm, for a discounted ticket of £10 per adult and £5 for children.

Check out the Highlights video here from the 2023 event, to get a taste of what’s in order in 2024!