The biggest event on the planet for owners and enthusiasts of VW’s
What started as a small event in 1994 at the Three Counties Showground in Malvern Worcestershire has grown to become the worlds largest event for owners, lovers and enthusiasts of Volkswagen Vans with over 8000 vehicles and around 25000 people attending over the weekend. Vanfest 2011 will be held over the weekend of the 9th – 11th September 2011.
The venue is The Malvern Showground located to the South East of Malvern Worcestershire. The site has excellent facilities, toilets, showers, large halls, restaurant and a wide range of mobile caterers including a shop selling basic provisions.
Popular events include:
The Cooking in a Camper Contest aims to find the ‘best chef’ of the year by getting contestants to prepare a 3 course meal in their camper van in just one hour.
Well Travelled Vans features vans (and their owners) who have undertaken expeditions or long trips in their vehicles, and gives a very good insight into what it takes to plan and undertake long trips in transporters.
The Show and Shine Competition (which includes a “Rust and Prime” class) is held on Sunday and is a self judged contest with every entrant able to Vote for the “Best” and “Runner-up” in each class.
There will be a full program of evening entertainment
Visit the ‘Cost and Tickets‘ page for details.