Gloucester Goes Retro

Events

Dates:

Ages:

  • All the family
  • Under 5s
  • School age
  • Adults

Venue:

Outdoor

Cost:

Free

Description

Now in its fifth year we bring you this award winning festival of living history into the heart of Gloucester City Centre. The four main gate streets will be turned back in time Westgate 1900 -1949, Northgate 1950s, Eastgate 1960s, Southgate 1970 to modern day times.

The streets will be lined with historic and classic vehicles from all over the country; themed with memories of times past with music, fashion, food, businesses, banks, shops and reenactors all playing their part! Star Wars characters, Army Personnel, tank and military vehicles, superhero cosplayers, buses, motorbikes, ladies and gents in fashion, hippies, rock & rollers, TV personalities, civics and VIP's all attending.

Kings Square will play host to live bands, singers with a dance arena, whilst Kings Walk plays tribute to our industrial past with an exhibition from ex employees of famous local manufactures. This is a free event supporting many charities with lots to see and do, so do come dressed to impress and enjoy a great day out!

Saturday 24th August

10am - 5pm

Free

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