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.
Can I purchase general admission and exhibition tickets in advance?
No, there are no advanced ticket sales for general entry into the show.

You can purchase tickets to specific events as they become available leading up to the show.
What hotel should I stay at for the show?
We do not have an official hotel for the show but here are a ton of choices in the area including the following

Hilton Garden Inn Fontana
10543 Sierra Avenue
Fontana, CA 92337

Econo Lodge Fontana
17133 Valley Blvd.
Fontana, CA 92335

hyatt place ontario/rancho cucamonga
4760 East Mills Circle
Ontario, CA 91764

Holiday Inn Ontario Airport
2155 E. Convention Center Way
Ontario, CA 91764

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ontario Airport
2280 South Haven Avenue
Ontario, CA 91761

How much does it cost to come to Bimmerfest?
Bimmerfest 2019 California is $30 per car for exhibition parking in the infield OR $20 per car for general admission parking in the outer lots. All passengers are free so bring your family and friends. Trams will be running to and from the outside lots all day long to quickly get you where you want to go.

There are no pre-sale tickets. Simply arrive at the show and pay at the entrance to the show.
Where is Exhibition Parking? Is Space Limited?
Exhibition parking is in the interior of Auto Club Speedway and will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. If you are interested in securing a spot in the infield area, we have other options such as group parking if you can get a group of BMW owners together. Please do not arrive any earlier than 10:00 AM as the gates will not be open until that time.
We are coming as a group, can we all park together?
Bimmerfest 2015 Group Parking

Early Entry for Classic BMWs in the Heritage Corral sponsored by Pelican Parts
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 2019 no later than 8:00 AM to get into this special area. Email us at [email protected] 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 want 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 [email protected] 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 2019 Group Parking

Early Entry for Classic BMWs in the Heritage Corral
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 2019 no later than 8:00 AM to get into this special area. Email us at [email protected] 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
Can I bring a grill or BBQ?
No, grilling and BBQ'ing is not permitted in the lots at Auto Club Speedway.
Will there be food and drinks available?
Yes, we will have a food truck festival going on during the show as well as the Biergarten by the stands to watch the on-track racing!

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.
Can I leave the show and come back?
Unfortunately, there is no way to allow this for the current year.
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 bring my pet with me?
Unfortunately the venue does not allow pets on property. We apologize for the inconvenience.
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 trailer my car to the show?
Of course you can! We will need to provide you with special instructions on how to enter the show. Please email us at [email protected] to get added to the list and we will provide directions and instructions closer to the date of the show.
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 [email protected] if you have any additional questions.