The 13th annual Bristol Italian AutoMoto Festival known as BIAMF rolls into Bristol’s City centre this Saturday 25th April and has the reputation of being “The best Italian vehicle show in the uk”. which makes this event one of the highlights of the year in the Italian motoring enthusiast’s calendar.
Thousands of people will be flocking to the historic Bristol “Old City” which is the perfect backdrop to this open air display,home to the famous St. Nicholas Market plus some of Bristol’s oldest buildings such as the Guildhall situated in front of Bristol’s Crown Courts with The Old Council House just round the corner at the top of Corn Street which is now Bristol’s Registry Office.
Its these famous streets that will be transformed into a free celebration of Italian vehicles on two and four wheels. A true spectical with an electrifying atmosphere full to the bream with hundreds of different models of cars and motorcycles, Bristolians and visitors from far and wide turn out in their hoards to mix with the enthusiastic vehicle owners and share this celebration of superb style and engineering.
The festival features over 400 classic and vintage Italian cars, motorcycles and scooters; each location will display a different range of iconic Italian vehicle makes – including: Alfa Romeo; Ferrari; Lamborghini; Lancia and Maserati, Ducati, Moto Guzzi, MV Agusta, Moto Morini, Laverda, Benelli, Abarth and Fiat, to name just the most well known. The Featured Marques this year will be the Lamborhini and Moto Morini.
Visitors will be able to get close to the vehicles on show and talk to owners – who will be vying for prizes and rosettes when the festival is judge in the afternoon.
Here at Europa we get involved too, my husband owns a Vespa GTV 300 ie and I have my little baby a Fiat 500 C Lounge – so you could say we both like the wind in our hair which we exhibit on the day.
So as the song goes instead of “sitting watching the girls go by” why not enjoy our new Alfresco Dinning area and sit with one of our prize winning pizzas and watch the days events unfold in true Italian Style.
Don’t forget we will also have our special Pizza & Pasta offer throughout the day until 5pm for just £6.50.