Lime Rock Festival

From our friend Tim Beeble of Fiat Club America comes this information about this year's Lime Rock Historic Festival and Italian Car Corral:

36th Annual Historic Festival
at Lime Rock Park in Lakeville, CT

August 30 - September 3

Fiat Club America invites all owners of Italian cars to gather at Lime Rock's Historic Festival over Labor Day Weekend. On Sunday September 2nd there will be a Gathering of the Marques where Italian Car Owners will display their cars on the track. You only need to purchase a ticket for admission to the track. On Monday, September 3rd, Fiat Club America is coordinating the 23rd Annual Italian Car Corral. We will have an opportunity to take our cars on the track for parade laps.

Italian car owners and guests can enjoy a private discount code for general admission tickets to Historic Festival 36, Thursday, August 30 – Monday, Sept 3, featuring five days of activities:

  • Thursday, August 30 - Vintage Race Car & Street Car Parade ending at the Falls Village Street Fair
  • Friday, August 31- Practice & Qualifying for all racing entries
  • Saturday, September 1 - A full 18 races for the vintage racing entries

Saturday night guest speakers to focus on the GTP era! Tickets available…

  • Sunday, September 2 - Sunday in the Park: Concours d'Elegance & Gathering of the Marques

Italian Marques will have a special section to park in Gathering of the Marques

  • Monday, September 3 - Italian Car Corral & a full day of 18 races for the vintage racing entries

Italian car owners can use the code macchina18 (all lowercase) purchasing their general admission tickets online at or by phone at 1 (860) 435-5000 to receive a 20% off discount on the following General Admission tickets for Historic Festival 36:

  • Friday General Admission (normally $23 in advance, now $18.40 with this offer)
  • Saturday General Admission (normally $50 in advance, now $40.00 with this offer)
  • Sunday General Admission (ticket required if not an accepted entrant in the Concours, norm. $25 adv., now $20)
  • Monday General Admission (normally $50 in advance, now $40.00 with this offer)
  • Weekend General Admission (normally $125 in advance, now $100.00 with this offer)


  • Valid only for Italian car owners and their guests only – please do not share this on social media
  • Tickets must be purchased in advance (by 5 p.m. on 8/24/18) for this to be valid – not valid after that date
  • Not valid for previous purchases and no refunds will be provided for previous purchases to utilize this discount

Ways to Enjoy the Historic Festival Weekend:

  • Spectate by day with General Admission tickets (your Sunday or Weekend admission ticket also allows you to park your automobile in the Gathering of the Marques Italian Marques section on Sunday)
  • Make it a family weekend and camp inside the track with a tent or RV, Thursday - Tuesday
  • Participate as an entrant in the Concours d'Elegance by filling out the enclosed application
  • Participate in The Lime Rock Auction by consigning a vehicle or registering as a bidder
  • Participate in an upgraded experience while at the track:
    • Join the VIP Fan Hospitality tent on either race day (Saturday or Monday)
    • Park in a Car Corral: Italian Car Corral on Monday, September 3 (Buy an Italian Corral Parking Pass)

Finally, plan ahead, because 2019 will be the year of the Italian Marques at Historic Festival 37!Tiny Quadrifoglio


Lime Rock Festival