CBCF 2022

Champagne British Car Festival 2022 Celebrates its 31st year in Central Illinois!

The Champagne British Car Festival (CBCF) had its beginnings as an all-British car show held at a community college in Springfield, IL.  It soon relocated to Urbana-Champaign in the spring of 1992.  In 2010, the festival moved to Bloomington, IL where the show found its current location at the David Davis Mansion on the City’s near east side.   

What’s happening at the Champagne British Car Festival THIS YEAR?

Saturday, June 4, 2022 – Route 66 Cruise-in – The Champagne British Car Festival is hosting a Cruise-in to Historic Atlanta, IL where the main street will be blocked off for our mini All-British Car Show. During the optional box lunch break the City will be opening up their Route 66 and Pinball museums for our use. The drive includes a visit to a local car collection that you do NOT want to miss! You’ll want to participate in our version of a Poker Run with awards presented during the evening’s Pub Night – Meet & Greet  More information.

Saturday, June 4, 2022 – Pub Night – Meet & Greet – The Champagne British Car Festival is hosting its English Pub Night Meet & Greet in the British themed “Outdoor” Courtyard of the Doubletree Hotel in Bloomington, IL. This is a great opportunity to make new friends and visit with old ones.   More information.

Sunday, June 5, 2022 – CBCF Car Show – The Champagne British Car Show on beautiful Clover Lawn of David Davis Mansion, Bloomington, IL.  The David Davis Mansion provides a wonderful backdrop to display over 125 British cars.   .  More Information.

The festival’s car show is open to the public from 10:00 am until 3:00 pm on Sunday, June 5, 2022. 

More than 125 British cars are expected at this popular annual event, organized by members of the Flat Land British Car Club.  Along with the usual influx of MGs, Triumphs, and Austin-Healeys, other British  marques  on  display  include Jaguar, Bentley, Cobra, Morgan, Lotus, Mini and Rootes.

For 2022, the CBCF has received significant support from the Bloomington-Normal Area Convention and Visitors Bureau and the David Davis Mansion State Historic Site.

For more information, visit www.cbcf-bloomington.com  or the IFLBCC Facebook Event – Click Here

As with most car shows, the enthusiasts who volunteer their time and  efforts have made the CBCF what it is today. The Champagne British Car Festival has become an annual event for many British car enthusiasts in the Midwest since 1991.

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