Get a glimpse of what this years show has to offer!
NEW LOOK LIVE ACTION ARENA!
This year there will be THREE exciting new areas… and boy, is it going to be exciting!
There’s a Jump on the back straight of the arena, followed by a chicane for those competitors who really want to test their vehicle’s agility. There’ll be two Intermediate zones where the extreme vehicles will be able to warm up and for the RTV trailers to compete on. Finally, the Extreme section, in front of the grandstand, will be where you’ll see some incredible feats of off-road ability. So come along and take a seat and watch the action up close, it’s going to be a year to remember…
Prepare for a huge transformation this weekend in the Polybush Restoration Tent. After 8 years off the road Polybush and the Manic Mechanics will return an ex-military Series III back to its former glory. A bulk head to replace, wiring, front wings, new seats, oh and don’t forget the Polybush’s to restore the ride and handling of the ex-military series! All this to replace in 2 days come and see how. With deep ties in the Land Rover community, Polybush are proud to return to the Peterborough Show with the Manic Mechanics for one of the most dramatic transformations they have ever attempted. As well as putting on an amazing show that is sure to tackle new elements every hour, Polybush and the Manic Mechanics will also be on hand to answer all your questions..
SATURDAY EVENING SHOW
The action doesn’t stop when the sun sets… we’ll keep you entertained in the Live Action Arena with a spectacular a Saturday night show, when the best bits of the day’s action get a jaw-dropping encore in the dark. Expect lasers, lights fireworks, music and of course plenty of Land Rover action!
SHOP 'TIL YOU DROP!
It wouldn't be the Land Rover Owner International Show without our mega shopping village... with hundreds of top trade stands.
Explore the autojumble for that elusive part for your Land Rover or stock up on tools, repair panels or trim parts. You'll find demonstrations and expert advice from some of Britain's leading Land Rover specialists, including engine tuning, suspension, styling and security upgrades, expedition kit and adventure tours, as well as Land Rovers For Sale... in fact everything you could possibly want for for you and your Land Rover. As the sign says, it's a great time to buy your heavy stuff at the show and save on postage!
Bushcraft is about surviving and thriving in the natural environment, and the acquisition of ancient skills and knowledge. The experts from Fenland Bushcraft are coming to the show to demonstrate a variety of some amazing bushcraft skills. Join Andrew and his team for a bacon butty as they show you how they set up camp from ‘Harry’ the Defender. You’ll learn the safe use of cutting tools and how to use them to prep your wood for fires. Watch and have a go at one of their fire-lighting demos, where you’ll learn both modern and primitive fire-lighting techniques. You’ll also be able to pick up tips and advice on the essential kit you really need to take with you on camping and expeditions. Come and see them in action on the LRO Stand.
CHECK OUT THE CLUB STANDS
With 60+ Land Rover clubs at the show, you're bound to find one representing your area or favourite model, so make sure you go for a good walk round and see them all. Clubs dedicated to single models, such as the Land Rover Series One Club and Series 2 Club, have large stands so you can check out a wide range of classics and chat to owners about the pleasure - and sometimes pain - of Land Rover ownership. And the Range Rover Register and Discovery Owners' Club always have a bevvy of beautiful vehicles on display. If military vehicles are your thing, check out the ex-military area.
DON'T MISS FRIDAY NIGHT HAPPY HOUR!
Everybody loves a freebie, especially when it involves a FREE drink! So to make sure those of you who purchase weekend camping tickets kick-start the weekend in style, we’ve arranged a ‘Buy 1, Get 1 Free Happy Hour’ from 7-8pm. This exclusive offer takes place on Friday September 14th at the Moose Bar behind the main grandstand. Soft drinks are also included within this offer. Don’t miss out – book your camping tickets today. It’s going to be one almighty Land Rover party!
LRO & BRITPART WORKSHOP THEATRE
LRO’s Workshop section is the best in the business, and thanks to Britpart it is the best in the show. LRO’s workshop experts, including writer Martin Domoney, will be demonstrating a range of different tasks on our fleet of vehicles in the LRO Britpart Workshop theatre over the weekend.
Like the whole LRO editorial team, they’ll also be available to talk Land Rovers throughout the weekend!
THE BRITPART OFF-ROAD COURSE
Each year, LRO’s Adventure Club crew attacks the Tixover 4x4 site with earth movers to create new challenges and obstacles. This year we’re promising a variety of hard-packed sand tracks laid-out over 40 acres, including wading opportunities, it’s the best in the business. And, it’s just a short drive from the East of England Showground. If you’re bringing an extreme vehicle there’ll be plenty to keep you entertained, but if it’s your first time, or if you want to look after your Land Rover, there are more gentle routes marked too.
PLENTY TO KEEP THE KIDS ENTERTAINED
The LRO Show is a great event for the whole family to enjoy with a host of activities to keep the kids entertained, including: a climbing wall, a shooting range, fun house, mini quad bikes, bungee trampoline, climbing wall, pirate ship and more. The highly praised Little Rovers will also at the show, offering adventurous youngsters the opportunity to drive scaled Land Rovers around a mini ‘off-road’ course.
TAILWAGGER CLUB DISPLAY TEAM
The Tailwagger Club Dog Display Team will be hosting a dog activity and display area at the show. Displays will cover many aspects of dog training, including agility, ‘freestyle’ heel work to music, puppy training, tricks, and competitive obedience. There will also be Temptation Alley, the Boneyard Choir and a Fun Dog show ring, with classes such as Most Appealing eyes, Cutest Ears and Waggiest Tail, judged using a special ‘Waggometer’! Bring your dog along and have a go too!
THE PERFORMANCE- WALL OF DEATH
A performance on the Wall of Death lasts approximately fifteen minutes and consists of 6 separate acts, including the straight wall riding, the dips and dives of death, go karts, a trick and acrobatic performance and the hell riders race!. The worlds greatest thrill will have you gasping in shock as the fearless riders demonstrate speed, agility and tricks of the wall.