Cofton’s American Car Show Weekend

Start revving your engines because Cofton’s American Car Show weekend is coming back for another lap in 2022. Running over the weekend of June 24th – 26th our much loved Car Show weekend is back.

As well as a range of classic American cars being on show glistening in the sunshine and taking to the streets on cruise around Dawlish, there will also be live music, family fun activities and games and of course mouth watering food and drink.

There may also be a few extra surprises so keep your eye on this page that we will update with the latest information for Cofton’s 2022 American Car Show Weekend.

Even if you’re not a petrolhead, you need to put this date in your diary!

2022 Car Show Weekend Programme

Friday 24th June – Sunday 26th June 2022

DAYTIME CAR ENTRY to the show: FREE for up to 2 people bringing show cars
DAY VISITORS: £8 adult / £4 child



Open from 6pm – midnight
7pm: Entertainment from the Cofton Crew
9pm: Live music from The Fabulous 59 Ford
11pm: Disco


10am: The Cofton Cruise – follow our cruise through Dawlish stopping on The Green at Dawlish Warren
11am – 5pm: Cofton Crew Workshop – take part in circus skills. balloon modelling and face painting as well as appearances for Digby
4pm: The Cofton Dog Show
7pm: Entertainment from The Cofton Crew
9pm: Live music from The Beached Boys
10pm: Spectacular fireworks display
11pm: Disco


11am – 5pm: Cofton Crew Workshop – take part in circus skills. balloon modelling and face painting as well as appearances from Digby
11:30am: Live music in the marquee from Rich Cottell
12:15pm: Titan the Robot Show
1pm: Live in the marquee comedy juggler Steve Arnold
2:15pm: Live music in the marquee from Rich Cottell
3:15pm: Titan the Robot Show
4:30pm: Car show presentation – prizes for the best cars including the people’s choice award

Friday 24th June

Get your engines running for the start of the weekend with some fantastic evening entertainment in the marquee, live music and delicious food and drink.

Saturday 25th June

Saturday is cruise day! Watch as the cars set off for a cruise through Dawlish and Teignmouth before parking up at Dawlish Warren. After the cruise when the cars return there will be plenty of opportunities to get photos of these incredible machines.

As well as plenty of food and drink on offer there will also be Afternoon Tea served in the marquee and non stop family fun to get involved in.

The afternoon will also see the return of Cofton’s famous dog show, so make sure your four legged friends are groomed and ready to go so you can try your luck at winning in one of show categories.

Saturday night will close with more live entertainment in the marquee from the amazing The Beached Boys and spectacular fireworks display.

Sunday 26th June

Show day. Today is the day that prizes are awarded for the best cars on show, including the Peoples’ Choice, so make sure you vote for your favourite on the day.

There will also lots more entertainment and activities to enjoy including traders, food stalls, street magicians, stilt walkers, bouncy castles and an appearance form Titan the Robot!

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