Chicagoland British Car Festival

30th Chicagoland British Car Festival

More than 20 British car clubs, 500 automobiles and over 2,000 people are expected to join in the 30th annual Chicagoland British Car Festival, which is much more than just a car show. The Festival features, authentic British food, Irish dancers, music, technical learning sessions, car merchandise giveaways, classic car parts vendors and new car dealers showcasing the latest imports from Great Britain, including Jaguars and Bentleys. And for the first time, this year’s festival will include valve cover racing, a gravity-propelled competition using modified automobile engine valve covers on wheels. Admission for the general public is free, with donations encouraged for Shelter, Inc., which is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing community-based, emergency and longer-term housing for abused and neglected children. www.shelter-inc.org. The early registration fee is $20.00 before August 23, 2016, and $25.00 after the deadline and at […]