January Motorcycle Events

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Biker & Bike’s January Motorcycle Events Calendar lists all of the premier motorcycle events in the UK (and quite a few smaller and local ones).

If a starting time isn’t shown, please use the link provided to the organiser’s website for more details. All prices are correct at the time of publication, but may be subject to change. Other prices, concessions and early bird discounts may be available.


Motorcycle Events in January 2020

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1 January

Brooklands New Year’s Day Classic Gathering

Brooklands Museum, Weybridge, Surrey, KT13 0SL

They say:
With over 1,000 vehicles expected (including cars and commercials), live music and a winter barbeque and other additional food outlets, there will be something for everybody amongst the vast and diverse displays of classics all descending on Brooklands to kick start 2017 in style.

Advance prices: Adults £13.50, Kids 5-16 £7, Family £35



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11-12 January

The Carole Nash Classic Bike Guide Winter Classic

Newark Showgrounds, Drove Lane, Winthorpe, Newark, Nottinghamshire NG24 2NY

They say:
A kick-start to the new classic motorcycling year, it offers a welcome respite from the hectic holiday season, and a chance to get lost in exploring the hundreds of stunning classic machines on display. With a good mix of traders, dealers and autojumble plots, it’s the perfect place to grab a box of parts and spares, as well as finding that inspiration needed to finish your restoration for a summer of riding… or perhaps pick up a new project.

Prices: Adults £8 on the gate, Kids under 12: free



12 January

British Extreme Enduro Championship Round 1

Parkwood 4×4 Centre, Tong, Bradford, BD4 0RR 

They say:
The first race of the 2019 series will begin, as in previous years, at the very popular Parkwood 4×4 Centre. The event has seen some nail-biting racing on a course that challenged riders of all abilities over the last few years,  following the same format as in 2018 with a two-hour morning race for Sportsman, Sportsman Vets and Youth and a two-and-a-half-hour afternoon race for Clubman, Elite Vets, Experts and Championship. 

Prices: Competitor entries: £85, Spectators: Free (TBC)



January Motorcycle Events
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17-18 January

Arenacross Round 1 & 2

SSE Arena, 2 Queens Quay, Belfast BT3 9QQ

We say:

Hugely popular with families, this import from the States has everything – stunts, racing and a tinnitus-challenging atmosphere. Better still, it’s all indoors so it can’t be rained off. The tours is less ambitious than previous years, but it’s still held at various venues until the end of February, so if you want to see some back-flips, 360’s and actual competitive racing, get in quick.

Prices: Adults from £20.50, kids from £14.75 




January Motorcycle Events
© Springfields/Facebook | Peter Hickman at the 2018 Springfields Motorbike Event

18-19 January

Springfields Motorbike Show

Springfields Events & Conference Centre, Camelgate, Spalding, Lincolnshire, PE12 6ET

We say:
An annual event on the motorcycling calendar, this early show features numerous bike displays, stands and stalls. Expect there to be some famous faces too, as this event regularly features stars from the race and road riding worlds. In 2020, the star of the show will be BSB’s Danny Buchan.

Prices: Adults: £7, Kids over 5: £3.



19 January

The Taverners Sporting Trial

Crossways Farm, Stainby, Lincolnshire, nearest postcode NG33 5QP.

They say:
This classic trial has classes dedicated to girder/rigid machines (pre-41), pre-57 telescopic/rigid machines, fully “suspendered” four-strokes and two-stroke machines. There is also a youth class for riders aged under 16. All entrants must be members of the VMCC or AMCA. Closing day for the entries is the last Monday before the trial. For more information contact the Trials Section of The Taverners.



26 January

Normous Newark Autojumble

Newark Showground, Lincoln Rd, Coddington, Newark, NG24 2NY
We say:
The first of the year’s near-monthly autojumbles at this famous venue. It’s not just bikes – cars and commercials also feature – but classic cars and bikes are the main draw and there are displays of each as well as private and trade stalls. Get there early if you want to grab a real bargain.
Prices: Standard admission £7 for anyone over 12, after 10am. Early bird admission at 8am: £10


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Unless there is a significant show element involved, we haven’t listed every autojumble and swap meet in the Motorcycle Events Calendar. Likewise, unless there is a hefty bike activities element, we haven’t included many club rallies or biker-only music festivals, unless they’ve got a great reputation. This is mainly a list of the larger or more specialist bike-focussed events, plus we’ve added in the major sports bike race events.

All prices are on-the-gate prices for a single day visit, unless otherwise stated. Other ticket prices may be available in advance, as well as concessionary prices. See event websites for more details.

If your event isn’t listed in the Motorcycle Events Calendar, let us know via the Contact Us page, using the ‘editorial’ email address and putting the words Event Listing in the subject line of your email.