What are the show hours for Bimmerfest East 2015?
Bimmerfest East 2015 is on Saturday, August 15th from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM at Raceway Park in Englishtown, New Jersey.

The address for the event is:

Raceway Park - GATE 3
230 Pension Road
Englishtown, NJ 07726-8462

What time should I arrive at Bimmerfest?
Public show hours are from 10:00 AM until 4:00 PM. Please do not arrive any earlier than 10:00 AM or you will need to leave and come back after the gates have opened.

You will be entering through Gate 3 once you arrive at the show.
How much does it cost to come to Bimmerfest?
Buy tickets now at http://bimmerfe.st/bfetix or simply show up and pay at the gate!

Pre-PurchasedAt the Gate
Spectator (per person, free parking)$13$15
*Autocross sponsored by the BMW Performance Driving School
  AM Session - 10:00am - 1:00pm
$40$50
*Autocross sponsored by the BMW Performance Driving School
  PM Session - 1:00pm - 4:00pm
$40$50
*Drag Racing sponsored by BMW Value Service$35$45
*Burn Out Competition$35$45
*Battle of the Bimmers sponsored by Turner Motorsport (Judged Car Show)$35$45
*Swap Meet / Car Sale Section$20$30

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* Above options do not include Driver Admission
What is the Drag Racing Competition and how can I participate?


Do you want to compete on one of the most well known drag strips in the country? Do you and your car have what it takes to win in your class? This is your chance to put your skills to the test and see just how good you are in the quarter mile. Buy your tickets now or purchase the day of the show but make sure you are reading for this adrenaline rush!

Bimmerfest East 2015 Drag Racing sponsored by BMW Value Service Information

  • Two brackets and a heads up class
  • Cash prizes!
  • All makes and models welcome to race
  • Minimum of 2 time trial runs prior to class drag racing but racers may get more if time allows
  • Time trials start at 10:00am.
  • Racing starts at 1:00pm
  • Helmet required, rentals available - Raceway Park helmet rules
  • Discounted $35 entry cost when purchased in advance ($45 day of - price does not include gate entry)

Bracket 1
  • 13.49 & quicker
  • Winner - $250 cash prize and trophy
  • Runner Up trophy
  • Minimum of 12 cars for full payout. $25 for each additional car above minimum
Bracket 2
  • 13.50 & slower
  • Winner - $150 cash prize and trophy
  • Runner Up trophy
  • Minimum of 12 cars for full payout. $25 for each additional car above minimum
Heads Up Class
  • Winner - $250 cash prize and trophy
  • Runner Up trophy
  • Minimum of 8 cars for full payout. $25 for each additional car above minimum
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How do I enter my car in the Battle of the Bimmers sponsored by Turner Motorsport?

The Battle of the Bimmers sponsored by Turner Motorsport features more award categories than ever before in 2015! Cars registered for the Battle of the Bimmers are parked together in a special concourse area and are judged leading up to the awards ceremony on the main stage. Award categories include:
  • Classic BMW
  • Clean BMW
  • Modified BMW
  • Best Female (from Modified classes)
  • Best of Show (from Modified classes)
  • Rising Star - 25 Years Old and Younger (from Modified Classes)
  • Furthest Traveled to Bimmerfest
  • Furthest Driven to Bimmerfest
  • Highest Mileage BMW

Click here to register your BMW for one of the categories listed above!

What is the Autocross and how can I participate?


An autocross is a timed competition in which drivers navigate one at a time through a defined course of cones. As there is only one car on track at a time and the course is made of cones it is a safer form of motorsport. If you're a seasoned autoXer or looking to put your BMW and driving skills to the limit this is for you.

You can choose from a morning session from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM or the afternoon session running from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM. You can purchase tickets online now or the day of the show.

Complete Bimmerfest East 2015 Autocross Rules and Details

Bimmerfest East 2015 Autocross sponsored by the BMW Performance Driving School
  • Morning Session - 10:00AM - 1:00 PM
  • Afternoon Session - 1:00PM - 4:00PM
  • Helmet required - rentals available
  • Limit 40 participants per session
  • Mandatory driver's meeting at either 9:45AM or 12:45PM
  • Helmet required - rentals available
  • Discounted $40 entry per session when purchased in addvance ($50 day of - does not include gate entry)
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What is the Burnout contest and how can I participate?


We know that you love watching people do burnouts and this year, we are excited to offer an Official Burnout contest for everyone who likes burning through a set of tires as quickly as possible. Be part of the attraction at Bimmerfest East and have the crowd cheering for you from the stands. You can purchase tickets online now or the day of the show.

Bimmerfest East 2015 Burnout Contest Details
  • Show us how much you hate your rear tires
  • Winner crowned at end of contest
  • Limited to 10 BMWs
  • Safe environment for competitors and spectators
  • Helmet required - rentals available
  • Discounted $35.00 entry fee when purchased in advance ($45 day of - does not include gate entry fee)
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What is the Swap Meet / Car Sale area?


Whether you are looking to unload all your used parts collecting dust in your garage or you are looking to sell your car - the Swap Meet / Car Sale area is a prime location to show off your goods. Bring out your old set of wheels or that set of tires you no longer have need for and sell them to another enthusiast.

USED PARTS ONLY - NO COMMERCIAL SALES

About the Bimmerfest Swap Meet and Car Sale Corral
  • Sell your used parts to other BMW enthusiasts
  • Clear out your garage of old parts
  • Sell your car to a good new home
  • High profile parking area - Sell right out of your car
  • Used parts/cars only - no new parts or vendors allowed (inquire for vendor space)
  • Discounted $20 price for a swap meet or car sale spot when purchased in advance ($30 day of - does not include gate entry)
  • Setup from 9:00am - 10:00am
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We are coming as a group, can we all park together?
Bimmerfest 2015 Group Parking

Early Entry for Classic BMWs
Do you have a classic BMW that you want to show off? If you do and you would like to park your car up front at the show, we want to hear from you. You must be able to arrive at Bimmerfest East 2015 no later than 8:00 AM to get into this special area. Email us at events@bimmerfest.com if you are interested in this amazing opportunity!

Classics include:
  • 3 Series E21 and older
  • 5 Series E28 and older
  • 6 Series E24 and older
  • Any BMW produced prior to 1982
Early Entry Group and Team Parking
Do you have a group or team of more than 20 cars that wants to park together for the show and get up front placement? We have a limited number of group parking spots available but it does require that your entire group show up at the same time and before 8:00 AM on Saturday. If your group wants more details, please email us at events@bimmerfest.com with more information about your group or team.

Groups Entering During General Admission
While we cannot promise anything, your best shot is to arrive all at once to the show and you may be able to stay grouped together. There are no specific parking spaces that can be reserved and all parking is handled by a professional parking staff. If you require being parked together, please consider the Early Entry option listed above.
Is there special parking for Classic BMWs?
Bimmerfest East 2015 Group Parking

Early Entry for Classic BMWs
Do you have a classic BMW that you want to show off? If you do and you would like to park your car up front at the show, we want to hear from you. You must be able to arrive at Bimmerfest Eas 2015 no later than 8:00 AM to get into this special area. Email us at events@bimmerfest.com if you are interested in this amazing opportunity!

Classics include:
  • 3 Series E21 and older
  • 5 Series E28 and older
  • 6 Series E24 and older
  • Any BMW produced prior to 1982
What hotel should I stay at for the show?
We do not have an official hotel for the show but we recommend staying

BEST WESTERN East Brunswick Inn
764 Route 18
East Brunswick, New Jersey, 08816

COMFORT SUITES
555 Old Bridge Turnpike
East Brunswick, New Jersey, 08816

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Tower Center New Brunswick
4 Tower Center Blvd
East Brunswick, New Jersey 08816

Can I bring my pet with me?
Unfortunately the venue does not allow pets on property. We apologize for the inconvenience.
Can I bring a drone for photography / video?
No. The track explicitly forbids drones from operating at the track. Do not bring your drone and fly it at the show.
Can I sell my car at Bimmerfest?
Yes you can! We have a special Swap Meet / Car Sale area this year where you can get the most attention for you car. Find out more here:

http://www.bimmerfest.com/bmw-events/Bimmerfest-East-2015/questions/#faq115
Can I sell used parts at Bimmerfest?
Yes you can! We have a special Swap Meet / Car Sale area this year where you can get the most attention for you car. Find out more here:

http://www.bimmerfest.com/bmw-events/Bimmerfest-East-2015/questions/#faq115
Will there be food and drinks available?
Yes, there will be food and drinks on site for the show this year.

You can also pack a cooler with sandwiches and sodas if you prefer. Just please be kind an throw your trash away in a trash can.

Please do not bring any grills or BBQs into the venue.
What vendors are coming and where are they located?
A map will be provided on the event programs. Booth numbers for vendors are as follows:

Platinum Booths
A -
B - RESERVED
C - eEuroparts.com
D -
E - PAUL MILLER BMW
F - AUTOCOUTURE MOTORING


Gold Booths
1 - BimmerWorld
2
3
4 - Mishimoto Automotive
5 - Bimmerzone Corp
6
7
8 - RAVSPEC
9 - Mode Carbon
10
11
12 - DKM
13 - BMWPartsSource.com
14 - dinmann
15 - GT Haus
16 - Sprint Booster / JRP
17 - Turner Motorsport
18 - RSW
19 - BMW of FREEHOLD
20 - BMW of FREEHOLD
21 - GERMANPLATES.COM
22 - Bimmer Girls
29 - VMR Wheels
30
37 - Prestige Performance
38
45 - BBS of America, Inc
46
53 - BMW CCA
54
61 - Exotic Motor World
62 - SPEC Clutch


Bronze Booths
26 - Manual Designs
27
28 - CCW
34 - StopTech
35 - Bilstein Suspension
36 - Enzo Performance
42 - LUX Angel Eyes
43
44
50 - Maximum PSI
51
52
58
59
60 - LIQUI MOLY
66 - Wrapguru
67
68
Can I bring a car other than a BMW to the show?
Yes! We would love to have you come and enjoy the show. When arriving at the show, you will be directed to our non-BMW parking area. We look forward to seeing you!
Is there an ATM on site?
Yes but you must have cash for your entry into the show. Once in the show, there will be multiple ATMs available should you need them.
Is there Wifi or Internet Access?
No, there is no official internet access available at the show. Plan on using your smartphone data plan to upload all your awesome photos.
Can I sell items from the trunk of my car?
You may have personal, used items for sale. You MAY NOT sell commercially in the attendee areas. Please contact events@bimmerfest.com if you have any additional questions.