Japfest Silverstone

Europe’s biggest Japanese car show is back at Silverstone Circuit for 2020. Experience non-stop high-speed performance Japanese track action including spectacular drifting displays, a huge retail village and over 4,000 of Europe’s best Japanese cars on display from the UK’s thriving club scene. Firmly established as Europe’s biggest Japanese car show, Japfest is the premier event for the serious enthusiast with all day edge-of-the-seat track action; this show never ceases to amaze.

SHOW INFORMATION

SHOW DATE:
Sunday 3rd May 2020

SHOW ADDRESS:
Silverstone Circuit
Towcester
Northamptonshire
NN12 8TN

SHOW OPENING TIMES:
10:00 – 17:30

CAMPSITE ADDRESS:
Camping is located at Whittlebury Park Campsite. To see our campsite rules, click here.
Whittlebury Park
Nr Towcester
Northamptonshire
NN12 8WP

CAMPING OPENING TIMES:
Saturday 2nd May           09:00 – 22:00
Please note your camping ticket is valid for Saturday & Sunday only, arrival on Friday would be at additional cost payable on the day. You must vacate the campsite on Monday 4th by 12:00.

DISABLED VISITORS:
As part of our commitment to make the show accessible to all we will provide those disabled ticket holders that require full time assistance with 1 free ticket for a partner, accompanying friend or personal assistant (PA). You will need to provide a copy of your most recent Personal Independence Payment form (PIP) showing your current entitlement and your ‘blue badge’ if car parking is required. On arrival at the show please liaise with the staff on the gates when presenting your entry ticket.

MEDIA ACCREDITATION
To apply for media accreditation please click here. Please note, for this event you will need a minimum of £10 million public liability insurance. We will be in touch closer to the event date to let you know if you have been accepted.

PUBLIC TICKETS

CLUB TICKETS

HAVE A QUESTION?

We’ve pulled together some useful FAQ’s for you below. If your question is not answered please call us on
01959 541444 or email shows@kelsey.co.uk to speak to a member of our team.

GENERAL QUESTIONS

What time does the show open?
Gates are open to the public from 10:00, Clubs and Special Displays from 07:00. The event closes at 17:30.

Is the event solely for Japanese cars?
Yes – all cars being displayed or going out on track must be Japanese. Visitors can park their cars in the public car park no matter what make or model.

Are motorcycles allowed to display at the show?
No we’re afraid motorcycles are not allowed to display at this event.

Will there be a cash point on site?
Yes, there will be a cash point on site which marshals can direct you to.

Are credit cards accepted on the gate?
Yes, credit or debit cards can be used on the gate.

Can I bring my pet?
No. To comply with the venue’s rules, no animals are allowed on site, apart from assistant dogs.

Are there food units on site?
There are many food and bar units and a permanent on-site cafeteria open throughout the day. You can bring your own food and drink into the show if you prefer. Glass bottles are not permitted and will be confiscated.

Are BBQ’s allowed on site?
No BBQ’s are not permitted.

TICKET QUESTIONS

How can I buy ticket?
Tickets are purchased online. Advanced ticket sales close midnight (GMT) Saturday before the event. Tickets can also be purchased on the gate from 10:00. If you are attending within a display car and you haven’t got a ticket, you can purchase a ticket on the day from 07:00.

Can you purchase tickets over the phone?
All tickets are purchased online through our ticketing system. If you have any problems please give us a call on 01959 541444 or email shows@kelsey.co.uk

Can I get a refund for my tickets once I’ve bought them?
Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable. If you have taken out refund protection please visit www.bookingprotect.com/refund where you will be taken through to a refund process.

Do I have to print the tickets?
The tickets are valid printed off OR on your smart phone, as long as the barcode is clear.

My tickets haven’t arrived yet, when will I get them?
General admission tickets are emailed out to you upon completion of payment. Please check your junk or spam folder. If you have not received your tickets, please contact a member of our team.

CAMPING QUESTIONS

Are there facilities on the campsite?
There are toilets and showers on site at Whittlebury Park Campsite.
There is an onsite catering unit open until late where you can purchase a range of street food, burgers and breakfasts. This unit also sells soft drinks and has a licenced bar.
There are a limited number of electric plots available, these are charged at £15 per plot payable on the day. To reserve an electric plot please call 01327 850447.

Can we BBQ?
Yes, BBQ’s must be raised off the ground and disposed of by dousing in water before placing in any bin/skip.

Can I park next to my tent?
Yes, vehicles are parked with your tents, so we ask you to restrict movement as much as possible so not to cause a disturbance to other campers nearby.
We allow modest sound systems, but please be mindful that Whittlebury is a small rural village and noise travels. No noise after midnight please.

Will our stuff be safe?
The campsite has security, but we would advise that you keep any valuables with you or leave them at home. Whittlebury Park accepts no liability for loss or damage to any personal property.

See our Event Terms & Conditions here