Don’t miss the thrills and spills of our FREE live action!

Included in the cost of your ticket - thrilling live action show "Thunderdrome" - sponsored by Michelin. 

The Michelin Thunderdrome live action is inspired by the boardtrack racers of the 1900s when thrills were more important than safety. Run on an oval, it will feature 45 degree banking enabling high speeds and dramatic overtakes.

This year iconic 1980’s Grand Prix rider Wayne Gardner, Neil Hodgson, TT legends and world's fastest road racers Peter Hickman and James Hillier plus 2018 BSB rider Richard Cooper, Kyle Ryde and the Tim Neave and Tarran Mackenzie battle it out on the track for 2019 victory. More BSB riders from past and present are lined up to compete in the 2019 Thunderdrome arena, watch this space for announcements soon!

Purchase a Michelin Thunderdrome Paddock Pass from £40 (includes show entry) to get an unrivalled view of the action from your priority seat, meet the stars for signings and selfies plus get access to a VIP bar area. Paddock passes are limited so book early!


*Details correct at the time of publication, organiser’s reserve the right to alter content as is deemed necessary.*


Upgrade to a paddock pass to get the best seat in the house!

A paddock pass is your best opportunity to try and get your favourite rider’s autograph and enjoy the Michelin Thunderdrome action whilst having the best view in the house.

Paddock Passes are from £40 (price may vary depending on live action show times) and numbers are limited.

What you get:

  1. Paddock Pass allows entrance to the Paddock area 30 minutes prior to the start of Thunderdrome
  2. Grandstand seat for the performance of your choice
  3. Join the racers for 30 minutes after Thunderdrome, take part in the post-race banter, get autographs and take photos.
  4. Purchase drinks and refreshments from the VIP Paddock bar


So where's the paddock? The paddock is an extension to the Michelin Thunderdrome Arena. It’s the place to be to get close to your favourite riders!

Thunderdome takes place in the middle of the show arena and continues to be included in the ticket price. As well as the live action your ticket also gives you an all-access pass to the thrilling features and retail that will be featured at the show: 

*Details correct at the time of publication, organiser’s reserve the right to alter content as is deemed necessary.*




Due to limited availability/space/seating, children age 5 and above will be required to purchase a "Paddock Pass" from the price of £20 (price may vary depending on live action show times) if they wish to accompany adults into the “Paddock” area.

Children 5 years and under can accompany an adult into the Paddock area but will be required to sit on an adults lap.

Please note: This year, all children 16 years and under are able to get in free to the overall event.

Disabled Visitors

For disabled visitors who are unable to make use of the grandstand seat offered as part of the Paddock Pass will be able to view Thunderdrome from a platform situated in the Paddock area.
A carer will go free (no need to purchase a paddock pass) and will accompany disabled guests within the platform viewing area.
Visitors who require wheelchair access must make us aware if they are arriving in a wheelchair to allow us to manage suitable space within the viewing platform.

Carers will receive one free ticket for each paying disabled visitor, on arrival the disabled ticket holder will be required to provide proof of entitlement of at least one of the following: • Letter/notice of entitlement for Personal Independence Payment • Blue parking badge or Freedom Pass.