Display Your Vehicle

Show your most treasured collectable to our Festival fans. We are calling out for those entrants for our THREE car shows!

Classic & Heritage Vehicle Show

Friday, 6 January 2023
Festival Boulevard

Featuring classic and vintage cars, vans and motorbikes from bygone days. Any type of vehicle accepted (must be more than 30 years old). Car and caravan combos accepted.

Proudly supported by Shannon’s

Cars of the Era

Saturday, 7 January 2023
Short Street

Cars of the Era showcases the large American-style cars of the 50s through to the 70s. These are the cars ruled the road when Elvis ruled the airwaves.
The Cars of the Era Display starts with parading your car in the iconic Northparkes Mines Street Parade (starting at 10am) in front of thousands of cheering fans. At the end of the parade your car will be displayed in Short Street until 4pm.

Kombi Display

Saturday, January 2023
11.30am – 5.30pm
Festival Boulevard (outside Roasted Kombi Cafe)

The ’50s was era the Volkswagen Transporter hit the scene, and we want to see as many as possible in Parkes!


Entries to the car shows will open 12 September 2022

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