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About the Festival of Motoring

Following the success of this year's Isle of Man Festival of Motoring, we are delighted to confirm that the 2023 event will take place over the weekend of Friday 15th to Sunday 17th September 2023.

Non-Island participants can choose from one of our 3 to 7 night packages including ferry crossings and a great selection of Island hotels and self catering cottages, whilst Island residents can join in the fun by coming out to see the cars during the weekend. We also have a selection of 'Event Only' packages for residents who have a suitable vehicle to allow access to the various runs and festival activities.


09h00 to 16h00 - Sloc Closed Mountain Runs
10h00 to 17h00 - Isle of Man Motor Museum
10h00 to 17h00 - Jurby Transport Museum
10h00 to 16h30 - Jurby Track Sessions*

10h00 to 17h00 - Douglas Seafront Car Display
19h00 to 22h30 - Pie in the Sky at Victory Cafe* 

09h00 to 09h45 - Cars meet at the TT Grandstand
10h00 - TT Circuit Motorcade departs Grandstand 11h00 - TT Circuit Motorcade arrives in Ramsey 12h30 to 15h00 - TT Closed Mountain Runs
13h00 to 16h00 - Afternoon Tea at the Creg-Ny-Baa
14h00 to 17h30 - TT Grandstand Photo shoot
19h00 to 23h30 - Gala Dinner at the Palace Hotel*

*Pre-bookable optional extras

Look What’s Included

• Return IOM Steam Packet Ferry Crossing from Liverpool or Heysham to Douglas, IOM

• 3, 4, 5, 6 or 7 Nights Accommodation

• Breakfast each morning (excluding Self-Catering packages)

• 2 Exclusive Runs on the Sloc Mountain Road

• Admission to the Isle of Man Motor Museum

• Admission to the Jurby Transport Museum

• Optional Track Sessions on the Jurby Airfield Circuit

• Static Car Display in Douglas

• Optional Pie in the Sky Dinner at the Victory Cafe on Snaefell Mountain 

• Optional Gala Dinner at the Palace Hotel on Sunday with 3 Course Meal, Live Entertainment & Dancing 

• Escorted Motorcade on the 'TT Circuit' from Douglas to Ramsey

• Exclusive Run on the 'TT Mountain Road'

• Manx Afternoon Tea at the famous Creg-Ny-Baa

• Exclusive Photo-shoot at the TT Grandstand

• Detailed Festival Booklet featuring Maps, Great Drives & Festival of Motoring Information

• Commemorative Rally Plate

• Complimentary Car Parking at all hotels

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