40th Cavalcade of Historical Transport
5th to 7th May 2018.

Over the last 40 years Rushden Cavalcade has evolved from a small gathering of vehicles taking part in a parade around Rushden High Street, into the Rally that starts the season, bringing together over 1,200 different exhibit’s from all over country and attracting over 25,000 visitors annually there’s something for everybody to see and do from Traction Engines & Vintage Vehicles, to Fun Fair Rides & Trade Stands.  Fun for all the family to enjoy.

Featuring displays of military vehicles, vintage vehicles & steam engines. We have well over 1000 exhibitors, in over 24 categories.
Look out for pets corner, dogs and ducks, arts and crafts marquee, model exhibitions, children’s entertainment, a vintage fair & more!
Various food & refreshment points, including our own licensed bar with ciders and real ales!

During the event, we are pleased to announce that the live music in the bar tent will include the following :-
Lodestone  (Saturday 5th May from 1.00pm)
Perfect Vintage  (Sunday 6th May)
The Dress Shop Boys  (Monday 7th May)

Visit the Cavalcade Web Site

This event has been staged since 1978 by Rushden Historical Transport Society (Registered Charity No 285535) to raise funds for the development of the  Rushden Transport Museum run by the Society and the expansion of the Railway Activities of the Society.