Historic Festival - Labor Day Weekend

Historic Festival 38

featuring VSCCA & VRG Racing and the Sunday in the Park Concours & Gathering of the Marques

Thursday, Sept. 3 - Monday, Sept. 7, 2020

Now in its 38th year, the Historic Festival at Lime Rock Park has been a time-honored tradition since 1982. Enjoy vintage car racing at its best.

The event opens on Thursday, Sept. 3, 2020, with the Vintage Race Car & Sports Car Parade presented by Salisbury Bank. This 17-mile tour through the local towns culminates in a free street fair in the charming town of Falls Village. Then continue your nostalgic journey through time and enjoy three days of authentic vintage car racing with practice and qualifying on Friday, Sept. 4, and a full day of racing on Saturday, Sept. 4 and Labor Day Monday, Sept. 7.

On Friday, Saturday and Monday, the Festival is in full swing with open paddocks, three concession stands, book and poster signings, vintage hat showcases, the Harpoon beer tent, food trucks and vendors on The Midway, the Kids Club area, unique merchandise in the Lime Rock Store, and the Swap Meet with car parts and unique automotive collectibles.

Of the Festival's highlights, the Sunday in the Park Concours d’Elegance and Gathering of the Marques brings nearly 1,000 motorcars and motorcycles to the track on Sunday, Sept. 6. Stroll the Park and tap into your inner car enthusiast as you admire rare and exotic historic and vintage cars. Another featured event is the Saturday Night Dinner & A Panel. Held in the main tent in hospitality village overlooking the front straight, the gathering is an entertaining charity event open to competitors, VIPs and fans alike.

Explore The Historic Festival

Go inside the Historic Festival and what makes it an internationally acclaimed historic car event. Check out these snapshots highlighting previous Festivals.
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• Photo Gallery 
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Plan Your Weekend:

Find yourself emersed in the grassy park setting along the hillsides and under the trees while enjoying road racing at its best. There are no bleachers, no grandstands, no assigned seating. Spread out your blanket or pop open the lawn chair, sit for awhile or walk along the infield's fence line to take in the on-track action from various viewing points. Tour the open paddocks for no extra charge and get upclose to the cars and meet the competitors. Lime Rock Park is simply Beauty, Tradition and Speed. Here's how you can experience Lime Rock during the annual Historic Festival:

Schedule, Pricing & Tickets - AVAILABLE SOON

Free Admission For Military & Youths - AVAILABLE SOON

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Car Corrals & Parade Laps - AVAILABLE SOON

Weekend Camping- AVAILABLE SOON

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Saturday Night Dinner- AVAILABLE SOON

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For more information, questions or to purchase tickets and passes by phone, call (860) 435-5000 Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Become A Participant

From competing in one of the races or in the concours to to riding in the parade or bidding in the auction, there are numerous ways to be a part of Historic Festival 38.


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