The 5th Annual Festival of the Wheel is June 17th and 18th!
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On December 19, we were honored to present a check in the amount of $35,000 to the UVA Cancer Center Patient Care Fund. Each year, proceeds from our annual Virginia Festival of the Wheel are donated to this worthy cause. Since our inception, we've donated a total of $110,000 and we couldn't do it without your support of the Virginia Festival of the Wheel!

Plans are underway right now for our 2023 festival. Please contact us
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Cars of the Autobahn

Thank you for helping to make the 2022 Virginia Festival of the Wheel such a success. Our theme for this year was "Cars of the Autobahn" and featured classes for Porsche, BMW, Audi, and Mercedes-Benz. Our special guest was Hurley Haywood, famed road racing endurance driver.

We also held classes for American Sports, American Post-War Production Cars, British Sports Cars, Classic Pre-War, Foreign Sports Cars, Foreign Production Cars, Vintage Race Cars and two new classes, Custom Cruisers of the Fifties and Sixties and Vintage Motorcycles.
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Virginia Festival of the Wheel is a 501(c)(3) Registered Virginia Charity

Charlottesville is blessed to have one of the top 3% of Cancer Centers in the nation which treats thousands of patients each year. Donations from this weekend event assist the UVA Cancer Center in helping those cancer patients and their families who are facing financial hardship as well as coping with the emotional and physical trauma of fighting this disease. LEARN ABOUT OUR MISSION

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The Virginia Festival of the Wheel is excited to present its 5th annual event on June 17 and 18 (Father's Day), 2023 at Foxfield Steeplechase Race Course in Charlottesville, Virginia. Parking is in onsite and there is unlimited space for car display and parking of trailers. Proceeds supported the UVA Cancer Center Patient Care Fund.

Our theme will "Pre-war classics and exotic sports cars" for the 2023 event. There will be 9 classes including  Vintage Motorcycles, British Sports and Production Cars, German Sports and Production Cars, American Post- War Production Cars, American Sports Cars,  Special Exhibition Class, Marque classes featured this year are Pre-war Classics and Exotic Sports Cars. New class this year are Electric Cars.

We expect the Virginia Festival of the Wheel Concours to offer fun for everyone!

We look forward to you participating in our 2-day event, June 17-18, 2023.

CHAIRMAN, VIRGINIA FESTIVAL OF THE WHEEL

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Festival of the Wheel

Virginia Festival of the Wheel is a 501(c)(3) Registered Virginia Charity

Held at Foxfield Steeplechase Race Course to benefit the UVA Cancer Center Patient Care Fund. 2023's theme will be "Pre-war classics and exotic sports cars".
Vehicle Classes Includes:
- Vintage Motorcycles
- British Sports and Production Cars
- German Sports and Production Cars
- American Post-War Production Cars
- American Sports Cars
- Special Exhibition Class
- Marque classes (featured are Pre-war Classics and Exotic Sports Cars)

The Virginia Festival of the Wheel is a two-day automotive event. Our 5th annual Virginia Festival of the Wheel will be held on June 17 - 18 at
Foxfield Steeplechase Race Course!!


Parking is in onsite and there is unlimited space for car display and parking of trailers

special guest

Hurley Haywood

We are very pleased that Hurley Haywood, road racing endurance driver, was our 2022 Virginia Festival of the Wheel Guest of Honor. VIP Spectator Tickets Included MEET & GREET opportunities!

Hurley attended all of the Virginia Festival of the Wheel Events and was our guest speaker.

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2 days of special events that featured something for everyone

2023 THEME

Pre-war classics and exotic sports cars

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Display of fine cars and special awards
Featuring classes for Vintage Motorcycles, British Sports and Production Cars, German Sports and Production Cars, American Post-War Production Cars, American Sports Cars, Special Exhibition Class and more!

special guest

Dennis Gage

We are very pleased that Dennis Gage, host of My Classic Car, was our 2021 Virginia Festival of the Wheel Guest of Honor.

Dennis attended all of the 2021 Virginia Festival of the Wheel Events and was our guest speaker at the Evening at Boar's Head dinner on Saturday night.  

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Foxfield Steeplechase Race Course

Foxfield Steeplechase Race Course has been hosting nationally recognized steeplechase races in the heart of Virginia for over forty years, giving residents and visitors alike the opportunity to witness spectacular horse racing and enjoy the beauty of the countryside.

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Foxfield Steeplechase Race Course
2215 Race Track Rd, Charlottesville, VA 22905
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703.932.9448

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