The Lake District Events Calendar

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Wheels Int Lakes – Automotive Show 2024

11 August @ 10:00 am - 4:30 pm

£10 – £13

Look no further for a Family Fun day out than Wheels Int Lakes

Wheels Int Lakes are hosting our very 1st Automotive event on 11th August at Rowrah Go Kart Track. The venue will be opening its gates at 10am for spectators and close at 4.30pm

When you walk into the venue the first thing you will hear is the roar of Extreme Escorts giving adrenaline packed passenger rides around Rowrah Track. As you walk around you will be greeted with a beautiful public display of Automotives. This will range from Classic to Retro, Custom to Hot Rods, 4×4, Motorbikes from all ages, Lorries, Trucks, Legends, Motorsport and Rally Cars, Drift cars and much more.
We have Alan Tinnion in attendance showing off his stunning collection of Motorbikes and 3 stunning Scottish Legends from Clark Motorsport.

We also have a great collection of Clubs attending from all over the UK with a collective mix of Automotives. A 4×4 club will be hosting a static and demonstration display an for those who like a bit more power we will have a selection of high BHP motors also on display.

There is awards to be won for the Best in show, Smallest Car, Most Unique Wheels and more. Wheels Int Lakes have opened a ‘Just Giving’ page in aid of the Brake, road safety charity, we will be hosting a raffle in aid of the charity and also giving away a ‘Goodie Bag’ to one lucky ticket holder who attends the event.

We guarantee you won’t get bored at this event, we also have Track Action taking place on the track between the Extreme Escorts passenger rides, there will be Minis, Run what you brung, Quest Cars lined up in our Pits Lane, Motorbikes and more. There is a kids area with FREE to use outdoor games, a face painting stall and a UpHill Wheel Barrow race and Motorsport Treasure Hunt with prizes.

Just when you think that wasn’t enough we’ve got a great collection of Traders from Clothing, Stickers, Cleaning products, Photography entry photos, Dent specialists, Classic restoration companies and not to forget we have the on site Café serving hot and cold food all day along with some delicious food traders outside too for that sweet treat or ice cold slushes.

So Wheels Int lakes would like to welcome you to join us at the event for a jam packed automotive experience.

Tickets can be purchased in advance on our website or on the gate on the day. Tickets on the day are CASH SALES ONLY. Due to limited signal in the area.

Many thanks Wheels team


11 August
10:00 am - 4:30 pm
£10 – £13
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Cumbria Karting Track
Cumbria, CA26 3XU Cumbria
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