Horsham AmeriCARna 2020
Horsham AmeriCARna 2020 is scheduled to take place on Sunday 27 September as a town centre focused event.
Thank you to everyone who participated or came to 2019’s show.
To view all the action full screen Click Here for photos from Horsham AmeriCARna 2019
Thanks to our official event photographer Toby Phillips Photography
From 2019 – Event Timings
Town & Parkside Race and Movie Car Zone
11:00am – 5 pm (Bandstand Finale – The Almost Elvis Band 3 to 4pm, Cruise Out Carfax & North Street 4 to 5pm)
REC Rooms area
10:15am – 6:15pm (Cars & Bikes depart for Cruise Out from 4.20pm, Rec Rooms Stage Finale – Odyssey 5pm -)
2019 will be the third FREE to attend Horsham show celebrating everything we like about American Culture with a big nod to the 50s and 60s era.
What to see and Where
Horsham AmeriCARna 2019 will showcase a variety of enthusiasts’ cars and bikes across 3 fantastic zones:
Horsham Town Centre
|Carfax Cruiser Zone||Carfax|
|Customs, Street and Hot Rods||Organised by Mid Surrey Roadsters||ASK/Barclays,Market Square, East Street, Park Place & Piries Place|
|The American Pick Ups Zone||Sponsored by Berkeley Homes||The Bishopric Stream|
|American Car Ride Outs||By Sporting Bears for St. Catherine’s Hospice Children’s Services||Brock Taylor, Market Square Booking Office|
|Pilgrim Muscle Cars||Sponsored by Pilgrim Motorsports||Carfax, Swan Yard|
|Bike Zone||Sponsored by Guildford Harley Davidson, P&D Custom Bikes and Public Enemy Customs, organised by Hogsback Chapter||Ground Floor, New Piries Place Car Park|
|Oddballs||Host Club||Ground Floor, New Piries Place Car Park|
|Jeep Display||Sponsored by Horsham Car Centre JEEP||Halifax frontage, Carfax|
|SuperCar Event Corvettes||Organised by CCCUK and Children’s Trust||Forum|
Parkside Council Offices (Just over the bridge, next to The Black Jug)
|Race Paddock||NASCARS, Legends, Dragsters & Classic racers||Forecourt, Parkside|
|Movie & Police Car Zone||Organised by Motion Picture Motors Club||Parkside, Car Park|
The Rec Rooms
|Transformers Display||Organised by NASCARS of West Sussex||The Rec Rooms (Bowling Alley Car Park)|
|Club Car Display||Organised by Smiles Per Gallon||The Rec Rooms (Bowling Alley Car Park)|
Three great performance stages, stalls and street food
Carfax, Bandstand – Carfax, Amphitheatre – Rec Rooms, Forecourt (Bowling Alley)
As well as fantastic cars and bikes there will be a host activities and entertainments for all the family:
See Programme for details
Horsham Park American Sports
Meet Sussex Thunder American Football Club, Horsham Broncos Baseball/Softball in Carfax. Dont forget Horsham Boxing Club in the Park & Rec Rooms Ten-pin bowling, Pool and Indoor Golf
Food and Drink
Working with Food Rocks we have booked a variety of event food and drink options in the Town and Rec Rooms areas
including Veggie and Gluten Free options. For a list of what is where (To be updated)
This in addition to an amazing range of restaurants, cafes, tea rooms, pubs and bars throughout Horsham town centre and around the park.
St. Catherines’s Hospice Kids Zone next to Bandstand, Carfax and LEGO workshops in Swan Walk.
Horsham AmeriCARna is run in aid of St Catherine’s Hospice
You will be encouraged to make donations during this free to attend event.
2019 Participant Information
Online Vehicle Registrations for 2019 are closed – Thank you
Are you a vehicle club/group or business that wants to get involved in the show next year?
For Entertainments/Concessions/Partner or Sponsor enquiries for 2020
What was it like in 2018?
Last year Horsham AmeriCARna hosted around 350 vehicles and drew footfall of 46,000 in the town alone. Our online video series reached over 200,000 on facebook, we had over 20 pages of printed media coverage and hosted a live local BBC radio broadcast. Visitor satisfaction was 99%, average dwell time was over 3 hours and many food vendors sold out.
If you know of a business that could take advantage of this type of opportunity in 2020 please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Horsham AmeriCARna 2018 – Video by Torque American
If you weren’t aware, Torque American, the YouTube channel focussed on USA Classic cars,have made an episode all about AmeriCARna 2018
If you want to get a great sense of how fun AmeriCARna was in 2018, or you were there and you want to see if your car made it into the final edit, please have a look at Episode 8 here:
Photos by Toby Philips Photography
Our Horsham AmeriCARna videos are produced by Silvertip Films
You can access our 2018 Programme pages here PROGRAMMES