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Pendle Powerfest 2023

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Our main event is the North West’s Family Motor Show on the last Sunday in May each year.

It has been growing over the last few years with thousands of visitors flocking from Lancashire, Yorkshire and beyond to our home at Nelson & Colne College, BB9 7YT.

The show aims to offer a great value family day out with entry price kept as low as possible.

We offer a wide range of approximately 200+ vehicles and 200+ Motorbikes to see with no vehicle type excluded, plus live music, entertainment, trade, food and more.


- Live music from Josh Hindle along with Ribble FM hosting you and our very own Rev and Go... Kev Furber

- Stormtroopers and more onsite all day - take pictures along side the characters, lets hope Darth Vader isn't busy.

- Face Glitter Tattoos, Cake stalls, Tombola, Raffles 

- Model cars, Racing Tracks, Trains all in the sports hall !!!

- Magician on site - back again this year.

- The Big Race - Watch the mascots from Air Ambulance and Pendleside Hospice race for charity.

For car exhibitors this is a PRE-BOOK EVENT ONLY. Due to the amount of people we have on site it is unsafe to allow any vehicles to enter without booking in advance. Spaces sell out quickly so please visit our online booking section to secure your place at this fantastic event.


Motorbikes pay on the day....

If you cannot stay between the hours of 10.00 and 15.00 then do not book, this is a fixed car event with no movement on site, once in your designated parking position the gates are locked and we have 100 motorbikes on the road section.


Public attendance - pay on the gate - U12 are free. (Cash or Card)

Pendle Powerfest Ltd is a non-profit company with the aim of fundraising for local causes - this year we are supporting two great charities, Pendleside Hospice and Air Ambulance North West.



Holmefield House

Gisburn Rd, Barrowford, Nelson BB9 8ND

Barrowford Nursery

Youth and Community Centre, Wilton St, Barrowford, Nelson BB9 6EX

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