Events

2017 Events

We hold events throughout the summer season on our display area.

August
Sunday 6th American Day

Please bring along your American cars or bikes and display them outside the Museum. Inside the Museum, we’ll be giving tours of some of the American exhibits and workshop tours.

Sunday 13th German & French Day

Please bring along your German or French cars or bikes and display them outside the Museum. Inside the Museum, we’ll be giving tours of some of the German & French exhibits and workshop tours.

Friday 18th Island at War — RAF Jurby

As part of this years Isle of Man Railways Island At War event, we will have our military vehicles (the Abbot SPG, Green Goddess and 8×8 Jeep) on display at the front of the Museum, along with a selection of 1930’s and 1940’s vehicles. Why not pop along with a vehicle from the same era and join in the fun? See our vehicles in action before they are loaded up to go down to Port Erin for the weekend.

Sunday 20th It’s My Car, Yessir!

Please bring along your pride and joy, whatever it may be, we want to see the unusual, unique, rare or just plain odd. Ever felt unwelcome with your car at a classic show? No matter what it is it’s welcome here! A project that you’re working on – put it on a trailer as we’d like to see it here. Bring your vehicles and display them outside the Museum. Inside the Museum, we’ll be giving tours of some of the more unusual exhibits and workshop tours.

Sunday 27th VMCC Jurby Festival

The VMCC Festival of Jurby is always a popular event and we will have a display at the front of the Museum on the same day. Why not pop along with your classic or modern classic and join in? Cars and bikes welcome. We will also be firing up our jet engined water pump throughout the day.

Tuesday 29th Bike Show ’N’ Shine

Over for this years Classic TT? Please bring along your shiniest bike to display outside the Museum, the owner of the bike deemed to be ‘best in show’ will be awarded a free Annual Pass to the Museum!

September
Sunday 3rd Autumn Auto Jumble & Italian Day

From 10am – 3pm we are holding our second Autumn Autojumble.

All automobilia items welcome – books & magazines, VHS/DVD/Blu Rays, models, signs, memorabilia, petroliana, spare parts, stationary engines. Also welcome any aviation/marine spares, general engineering equipment and tools. We will also be holding a Car and Bike Mart for the first time so if you have a vehicle to sell please reserve a space. Contact the Museum for further details or to book a pitch.

We are also holding an Italian Day – if you own an Italian car or bike we would love you to bring it along and display it at the front of the Museum, whether it be a Fiat or a Ferrari, an Alfa or a Lamborghini, a Lancia or a Maserati, a Benelli or a Laverda, an Aprilia or a Ducati all are welcome.

Sat 16th & Sun 17th Rally/Modified/Drift Weekend

Further details coming soon.

Sunday 24th Car Treasure Hunt

Further details coming soon.