Back to All Events

Gloucester Goes Retro!

  • Gloucester United kingdom (map)

A Festival of Living History

Now in its fourth 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 hundreds of Historic Classic Cars, including Military Transport, Buses, Motorbikes etc from all over the Country & themed with memories of times past with local Music, Fashion & Reenactors all playing their part. Star Wars characters, Army Personnel, Superhero Cosplayers, Ladies & Gents in Period Fashions, TV Personalities, Civics & VIPs also attending on the day.

Kings Square will play host to Live Bands and Singers with a Dance Arena, & Kings Walk plays tribute to our Industrial past with an exhibition from ex employees of Famous Local Firms.

This is a free event supporting many charities with lots to see & do, so do come dressed to impress, & enjoy a great day out!