Bellissimo! Festival Italia returns to Brands Hatch in August to celebrate Italian automotive culture. For one day only, the historic race track will transform into the Temple of Speed! Flaunting the best of Italy, impressive displays will include Ferraris, Lamborghinis, Fiats, Lancias, and more.

Italian excellence will be on-track with Ferrari and Alfa Romeo racing, featuring contests for classic and contemporary Italian cars. Historic Italian race cars, plus F1 machines, will also give special track demonstrations.

Off-track activities will offer a feast for the senses, with stunning display vehicles, mouth-watering Italian cuisine, captivating live music and so much more.

Display car applications are now open: Click here to apply.

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Festival Italia

Sunday 11 August 2024
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Admission Prices – Please note under 13s are admitted free of charge

Sunday Admission

  • THE SOUTH-EAST'S BIGGEST ITALIAN FESTIVAL
  • FULL PROGRAMME OF RACING AND DEMOS
  • INCREDIBLE ITALIAN CAR DISPLAYS
  • OFF-TRACK ENTERTAINMENT
Adult Ages 16 and above

£25.00 Online (Gate £29.00) Save 13%

Teen Ages 13 - 15

£15.00 Online (Gate £18.00) Save 16%

Senior Citizen Ages 65 and above

£24.00 Gate Only

Race Event Extras

Programme

Save money and order your souvenir race programme in advance. Simply claim it on the day from one of our selected programme booths or circuit shops.

£5.00 Online (Gate £6.00) Save 16%

Southbank Parking

If you wish to park within the Infield area or on the Southbank (the large grassed area opposite Cooper Straight) the charge is £10 per car on Sunday. Please note that motorcycles are not permitted.

£10.00 Gate Only

Grandstand Seating

Upgrade to the best view in the house! Paddock Hill will be open for spectators.

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=Paddock Hill Sunday

£12.00

Paddock Hill Sunday

Paddock Hill grandstand provides an ideal location to watch the start line action, as the field jostle for position heading into the first corner. The sweeping curves of Paddock Hill and Druids Hairpin are key places for breath-taking manoeuvres and dramatic incidents!

What's On Track

=Superformance Ferrari Club Classic (SFCC)

Superformance Ferrari Club Classic (SFCC)

The SFCC is an exciting multi-class racing series from the Ferrari Owners’ Club of Great Britain featuring a wide variety of Ferrari tipos including Mondials, 308s, 328s, 348s, 355s and more.

=Alfa Romeo Championship

Alfa Romeo Championship

The Alfa Romeo Championship will return for 2024 and is open to any production based Alfa Romeo and run classes that offer the opportunity to race a fully modified car on slicks or more standard versions using a Yokohama control tyre.

=HRDC Jack Sears Trophy - feat. 'Andrea de Adamich Trophy'

HRDC Jack Sears Trophy - feat. 'Andrea de Adamich Trophy'

Organised by the HRDC, the Jack Sears Trophy includes an eclectic grid of 1958 – 1966 touring cars. The grid will also feature the HRDC 'Andrea de Adamich Trophy' for historic Alfa Romeos.

=Bell Sport Challenge Series

Bell Sport Challenge Series

For a special one-off event, the Bell Sport Challenge Series will feature a sublime grid of the Ferrari 360, 430 and 458 variants.

What's Included

ITALIAN CAR DISPLAY

The vast, exotic car display is the star of the show, featuring Italian stallions from Ferraris to Fiat, and Lamborghini to Lancia. Applications are now open, click here to apply.

ITALIAN SUPERCAR DISPLAY

To complement the owners' clubs and individual displays, Festival Italia will play host to some of the highest spec Italian Supercars in the UK. Applications are now open, click here to apply.

ITALIAN SUPERCAR DEMO

Taking place twice throughout the event, a select handful of the incredible supercars on display will participate in the Drivers Union Demo Show

Birra Moretti Beer Garden

The iconic Italian beer brand is set to delight visitors once again with its authentic brews and a taste of Italy's rich beer culture.

Festival Italia Food Market - New for 2024

2024 brings the exciting debut of the Festival Italia Food Market, a unique celebration merging the vibrant flavors of the Mediterranean with the culinary delights of England. This one-of-a-kind event promises a tantalizing showcase for food lovers and a fantastic opportunity for traders. Interested in securing a space at the Festival Italia Food Market? Simply email [email protected] 

Festival Italia Food Market - Louisas Honey

As part of the new Festival Italia Food Market, we will welcome Louisa's Honey. Bringing the purest raw honeys from bees farms that are located in the beautiful valleys of Italy! 

Festival Italia Food Market - THE ITALIAN FOOD SHOP WESTERHAM

We are delighted to have The Italian Food Shop Westerham return for their second year. Join us as we bring the authentic tastes and delights of Italy to the heart of the festival.

Festival Italia Food Market - The Greek Farmer

As part of the new Festival Italia Food Market, we will welcome The Greek Farmer an Award winning British charcuterie with a Greek twist! Made on their farm in Hertfordshire using British free range pork, British grass fed beef and Greek Cypriot heritage.

Festival Italia Food Market - Truggle Guys

As part of the new Festival Italia Food Market, we will welcome The Truffle Guys, 2023 Great Taste award-winning Truffle condiments suppliers, based in London Rikki and Jordan aim is to make truffles available to everyone with delicious recipes and ideas to pop your everyday and special meals.

ITALIAN BIKE DISPLAY

An impressive two wheeled display at Festival Italia will take the stage once again, featuring Ducatis, scooters and more! Applications are now open, click here to apply.

GRID WALK - FREE TO ALL

Everyone has the chance to see our stunning Italian race cars up close and feel like a VIP just before the race starts. The grid walk is open to all spectators, offering a unique opportunity to get out onto the legendary Brands Hatch tarmac...

THE SOUNDS OF ITALY

Make your way to the Birra Moretti Beer Garden to experience the sounds of Italy whilst enjoying some of the tastiest food and drink the country has to offer.

ITALIAN TRACK PARADE

Once the racing has finished, 100s of Italy's finest vehicles will take to the track for a special parade, open to all clubs and individuals displaying vehicles within the venue.

Free Parking

All general parking outside the venue is free of charge. Infield parking on Southbank (opposite the rear of the garages) is £10 per car on Sunday, subject to availability. You will need to download a pass in advance by clicking here.

Trade Stands

A trade area will be in operation all weekend, with stalls selling parts, accessories and a range of Italian products.

Adventure Playground

Check out the Brands Hatch adventure playground near the Kentagon restaurant, which has equipment for children of all ages from toddler to 14.

Go Karting

You can also test your mettle with go-karting on a mini version of the Brands Hatch Indy circuit, located opposite the Megastore. £20 for ten minutes, open to those aged 8+, payable at the circuit. 

Enjoy the VIP Experience

Whether you're entertaining clients or celebrating a special occasion with family and friends, a hospitality package offers an exhilarating day out in fabulous surroundings. For booking enquiries contact 01474 875224 or [email protected].

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Upgrade Your Ticket

We also have the Directors' Terrace viewing upgrade available for this event.

=Directors` Terrace

£95.00

Directors` Terrace

Sample some of the best views in style, as you enjoy the action from above the crowds on the exclusive Directors' Terrace on the start/finish straight. Includes access to an adjoining indoor café. Please note: the price does not include venue admission.

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Weekend Camping

Why not make a weekend of it and stay on-site at Brands Hatch? We have a dedicated camping area - just a short stroll from the racetrack.

Ticket holders are welcome to camp free of charge from midday before the first day of the event until midday after the last day of the event, but limited facilities are available.