VolksWorld Show celebrates 25 years at Sandown

Twitter Facebook Google+ LinkedIn
VW2a-new-resized.jpg

The Jockey Club’s Sandown Park Racecourse will play host to classic Volkswagen show VolksWorld for the 25th year on 25-26 March.


The 2017 show expects to welcome more than 16,000 people across the two days of the show, with many camping on site.


The show uses more than 80 per cent of the racecourse site and includes sale stands, refreshment stalls, music and entertainment alongside the show’s main features.


Adrian Vaughan, VolksWorld organiser, commented: “We always bring VolksWorld back to Sandown Park Racecourse and have worked with them now for 25 years. The team are so accommodating and the space is flexible enough to bring every element of the show together, from vehicles to enthusiast-clubs, stalls and attractions.”

VW4a-new-resized.jpg

Tracy Rusbridge, regional business development executive - exhibitions – Jockey Club, London, added: “We have a strong contingent for returning exhibitions and VolksWorld is one of our longest standing clients; it’s an honour to host their milestone show.


“The VolksWorld Show is a perfect example of how our team offer a consultative approach and listen to a client’s needs then use their expertise on the versatile space at Sandown Park to ensure the event works at its best.”

Twitter Facebook Google+ LinkedIn

Related Stories

Industry reacts to Manchester Arena attack

Following the explosion at Manchester Arena yesterday evening, which killed 22 and injured 59, associations and venues in the events industry have released statements.

Students: Pests or guests?

It’s a question all organisers have to address – what should my show’s relationship with students look like?

Show or tell?

Roopi Woodall, marketing manager at the QEII Centre, asks if the art of conversation on social media is dead – and how to engage with audiences if that’s the case.

Elsewhere on EN

Industry reacts to Manchester Arena attack

Industry reacts to Manchester Arena attack

Following the explosion at Manchester Arena yesterday evening, which killed 22 and injured 59, associations and venues in the events industry have released statements.
AEO and SISO launch Independent Organiser Network

AEO and SISO launch Independent Organiser Network

The Association of Event Organisers (AEO) and the Society of Independent Show Organizers (SISO) have entered into a reciprocity agreement following a meeting between their members last month.
BRICKLIVE to partner with Toys R Us

BRICKLIVE to partner with Toys R Us

Lego event BRICKLIVE has announced a new partnership with toy megastore chain Toys R Us, which will be hosting a pop-up at the show.

EN Awards Highlights

silverstream.tv

Most read Stories

And the #ENAwards finalists are…

And the #ENAwards finalists are…

The countdown timer has run out. After weeks of companies submitting award entries and sweating over it, there is just one thing left to do before the big night: Announce the shortlist.
RDS launches RDS Venue brand

RDS launches RDS Venue brand

Philanthropic organisation the Royal Dublin Society (RDS) has announced that RDS Venue will be launched as a separate visual identity from the main RDS brand.
EN Awards People Finalists revealed

EN Awards People Finalists revealed

The first group of the highly anticipated shortlist for the EN Awards has been announced, including Best Newcomer and Best Event Director categories.

Latest Features

Students: Pests or guests?

Students: Pests or guests?

It’s a question all organisers have to address – what should my show’s relationship with students look like?
Flying the nest

Flying the nest

Ever thought about going freelance? Do you have what it takes to go solo? Three event professionals tell EN their stories of building their own businesses.
Spreading the word

Spreading the word

With Global Exhibitions Day just a couple of months away, EN asks what three global exhibition associations are doing to celebrate this year.

Latest Galleries

Grand Designs Live 2017

Grand Designs Live 2017

The 13th edition of Media 10’s Grand Designs Live returned to ExCeL London from 29 April to 7 May, featuring more than 500 exhibitors across six key sections. Grand Designs star Kevin McCloud one again hosted the nine-day exhibition.
Insomnia60

Insomnia60

Over 50,000 video game fans from across the country descended on Birmingham’s NEC on 14-17 April for Insomnia60, the UK’s largest gaming festival.
A sneak peak at Somerset House's new event space

A sneak peak at Somerset House's new event space

Some of the industry’s leading event organisers were treated to an exclusive preview of Somerset House’s largest and most versatile indoor event space at an open house event on 19-20 April.

Latest Opinions

Show or tell?

Show or tell?

Roopi Woodall, marketing manager at the QEII Centre, asks if the art of conversation on social media is dead – and how to engage with audiences if that’s the case.
You get what you ask for

You get what you ask for

Sue Berry, managing director at TimelessTime Ltd, discusses the importance of people metrics and measurable objectives.
The Anti Cyber Attack Checklist

The Anti Cyber Attack Checklist

Following the global cyber attack on 12 May, event tech supplier RefTech has compiled a checklist for individuals and companies to follow to help them reduce the risk of future attacks.