Last chance to save money on Donington Historic Festival tickets!
The Donington Historic Festival returns for the seventh consecutive year this weekend (28-30 April), for another incredible celebration of motorsport from as far back at the 1920s!
There is still time to make savings of up to £17 compared to on the gate prices by purchasing tickets in advance, but be quick, as online tickets are only available until 5pm on Wednesday (26 August).
This year’s festival features a revamped format, as well as plenty of opportunities to ‘get involved’, with adrenaline filled activities including stunt driving lessons, Caterham drifting, supercar passenger rides and much more.
On top of these new additions, there is the usual jam packed schedule of races for a huge range of historic racing cars, with qualifying for all grids taking place on Friday with 19 races to follow on Saturday and Sunday. Cars in action include single seaters such as Formula Junior, pre-war sports cars, Le Mans-style prototypes and GT cars, as well as touring cars, featuring the massively popular Super Touring Car Challenge.
To complete the perfect weekend for motorsport aficionados, there will also be a huge number of car displays around the venue.
Richard Grafton, commercial director of Historic Promotions – which organises Donington Historic Festival – commented: “This year’s event is set to be bigger and better than ever before. With a huge array of activities to keep the whole family entertained, it’s the perfect day out.
“With this year’s theme focused on getting visitors personally involved, the festival will help you to experience motorsport first-hand, creating unforgettable experiences for the oldest and youngest fan.”
Advance tickets for Donington Historic Festival 2017 range from £16 for a Friday pass, up to £48 for a three-day package that will give access to all the weekend’s racing and other attractions. Children under 16 can visit the event for free, provided they are accompanied by an adult. Tickets are available online at www.doningtonhistoric.com or on the 24-hour hotline on 0844 873 7355 (charged at 7p per minute plus your network access charge).