Sunday May 4th is calendar stalwart Stanford Hall, an excellent show with a vintage bias in a beautiful location.
Gates open 8am, Sat Nav: LE17 6DH
If that doesn't tickle yer what nots there is Atomic - the Mid Century Vintage Fastival - at Sywell Aerodrome, nr Northampton
Exploding onto the scene with the scream of a Sabre Jet and the rumble of V8 motors, ATOMIC is an all-action celebration of mid-century music, style and glamour. Marvel at a huge display of classic and custom cars, browse the very best vintage and retro stalls, rollerskate to the sound of ‘50s rock’n’roll and enjoy a top-quality, international line-up of bands and DJs, in 5 music venues.
During the day, hot rods will race on the runway as breathtaking aerial displays take place overhead. In the evenings, you can dress to impress, dance ‘til late, sip ATOMIC cocktails and enjoy a classic movie on the open-air drive-in screen.
Tickets are a painful £42 per day - kids under 16 go free
Sat Nav: NN6 0BN
The following weekend sees the Apex Festival back for its 3rd go at Lydden Hill race circuit in Kent.
The Retro Drift Challenge will return this year with a full challenge round, which will see even more paint scraping, tyre smoking, sideways automotive ballet (Not sure how they will take being likened to a Ballerina.. who knows you may see a Tutu in the paddocks!) - Nothing would surprise us, these guys 'n girls know how to have a laugh and put on a show!
Tickets are £40 for adults, £10 for 12s-16s, under 12s go free.
Sat Nav: CT4 6ET
The same weekend is the NASC Neil's SpringNationals at Drayton Manor theme park near Brum