The Event

2012 Bus Stop will be held in new grounds with better access and facilities

This year we are at Bentley Wildfowl & Motor Museum (Bus Stop W/E Ticket includes full access to the Museum, Estate & Grounds on Saturday + Cruise and Parking on Eastbourne Beach on Sunday)

Bus Stop is a fantastic two day VW & Retro Scooter Event welcoming all owners of Beetles, Golfs, Splits, Bays, Lambrettas, Vespas, T25's, Variants, Polo's, Lupo's, T4's, T5's and any other Classic or Custom VW out there.

Bus Stop is arranged by a group of Enthusiasts who are in it for the love of VW's, so you know the atmosphere is great and food/drink prices good at this event.

Come for the day or stay on site overnight, camping is available at the Event

Early Birds can arrive and camp on Friday night. The fee is per person and includes for Vehicle entry into the event, Camping Fri and/or Sat, Saturday Entry to Bentley Wildfowl Museum, Park and Ground

Also included in a weekend ticket is; Sunday Cruise and Vehicle Parking at Eastbourne Extreme event.  

Camping & Cruise will require pre-booking as plots sell quick!  

If youre selling your Dub, bring it down, its free to sell. We will have a for sale arena for Beetles and Campers etc for Sale.


What's There

  • Live Music Bands
  • Fair Priced Hot & Cold Food & Drinks
  • Childrens Play Area, Park & Grounds 
  • Minature Railway Ride
  • OnSite Licensed Bars 
  • Trade Stands & Stalls
  • Vehicles & Parts For Sale
  • Vintage Motor Museum
  • Entertainment
  • On Site Camping
  • Toilet Facilities
  • Cruise to Eastbourne Extreme
  • Beach Show & Shine (Pre-Book to avoid disappointment)

There is an unmissable organised cruise to Eastbourne where we will be welcomed by Eastbourne Extreme. Check for details of the Event.

The Show & Shine will be held right on the seafront amongst the action and onlookers - This part will need prebooking as seafront spaces are limited to Show & Shine, all other VW's who have booked have allocated parking and camping (if required). Nothing stopping other non-booked on the cruise but cannot secure parking and camping at Eastbourne.

Cruise to Show & Shine

We have worked closely with Eastbourne Council to bring us the best.

Our Cruise will leave on Sunday a.m for a scenic route to Eastbourne. Join our Show & Shine VW's to Eastbourne Extreme, drive onto the promenade and park right on the beach around some of the 25,000 visitors.

We will arrange our vehicles in Show & Shine order ready to leave at 10.30am on 15th July, we will then head south on a scenic marked route through the East Sussex countryside, some wonderful villages and then through Beachy Head where you will see the dramatic views high above Eastbourne before the decent towards the sea front.

For those who have booked, we have secured a plot on the seafront next to the main music stage and central to the activities. If youre not in the Show & Shine, you will also have secured parking where you may stay overnight (Please display your passes for parking and vehicle entry). There will be toilets and showers for us to use on site. At the event, you will enjoy watching some of the;  

  • Surfing & Watersports by Surfkraft
  • Power Kite Buggy & Board Professionals by SEKA
  • In-Line Skating by ESA
  • Freestyle Bike Stunts by Animal
  • Live Bands

If youre interested in Power Kites, buggies and boards. It is a great place to watch the professionals and get some advice, tips and even have a go with professional supervision. If youre not into Power Kites, you might be after going to Eastbourne Extreme.

Great for Adults and Kids!!

So What Are You Waiting For?

Book Monday off work and treat yourself to a long budget weekend of VW's & Fun at the 2012 Event!! If you are travelling down to the Event and want some tips on what to do in the area, look at the Local Amenities page

Day Visitors

Prebooked and Paying Guests

You will receive wristband/s and flyer in the post. Window Sticker Pass, Eastbourne S&S Entry Pass and T-Shirt (if ordered) can be collected at Fusion1 Stall at Bentley. Please display your sticker pass in the windscreen of your vehicle on access to the Event Field and wear your wristbands for entry.

The vehicle entrance is signposted off the private driveway through Bentley Estate. Traffic Marshalls will direct you in to your preferred club or camping spot in the Event Fields.


Please ensure your members have booked their vehicles for the Event. Marshalls will assist in directing you to the plot. Please let the organisers know whether you wish to set up at Eastbourne on Sunday too. 


please email if you have any requirements