All owners of Smart cars are invited to drive into Beaulieu and park up within the museum complex for what promises to be a superb day out for both Smart car owners and enthusiasts.
The event is set to provide a great opportunity to admire a wide range of these fun and often colourfully wrapped vehicles, from the `ForTwo` to the `Roadster` and even the limited edition Crossblade.
There will be a cavalcade of the People’s Choice Smart cars from the show. All participants have the opportunity to be chosen as the winner of the People’s Choice Award, selected by public vote. The winner will receive the Beaulieu Simply Smart trophy.
You can see photos from the 2017 event here.
TICKETS & PRICES
Participant prices are only valid if arriving in a Smart Car and taking part in the event. Standard admission fee applies for all other visitors.
Tickets can be purchased in advance online or on arrival. A £1 handling charge per order applies when purchased by telephone.
Participant tickets are not valid for those arriving on foot.
*Advance tickets available until 5pm on 8th November 2018. Standard tickets are available from 5pm on 8th November 2018.
Entry with your Smart car is from 9.00am – the Brabazon Restaurant will be open for bacon rolls, cakes, teas and coffee.
Please note cars cannot leave and re-enter the grounds for the Simply Rally without a further fee being paid to cover the occupants.
COMING WITH FRIENDS
If you wish to park up alongside your friends, you must all arrive together with individual e-tickets as we are unable to reserve adjacent spaces for later arrivals.
Only 1 e-ticket is produced per order, if you are being joined by friends in separate vehicles, please ensure you make separate orders.
If you are purchasing tickets for multiple vehicles please call 01590 614614 and tickets will be posted to you. A £1 handling charge per order applies when purchased by telephone.
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DRIVING IN THE NEW FOREST
We are very lucky to be located in the heart of the New Forest however this does offer up some unique hazards on the roads.
Please drive carefully and responsibly when attending our events and be aware of free-roaming animals and cyclists on the roads. Due to the close proximity of our neighbours, please be respectful when entering and leaving the event.
Watch the video
This video contains footage from a previous Simply Smart event.
BRING THE CLUB!
Pre-booked clubs are welcome at our Simply events. Please contact the Events team at least two weeks prior to the event to reserve your space.
We will need to know the number of vehicles expected to attend and they will require at least one e-ticket per vehicle taking part. Club Information will be emailed to Club Organisers approximately two weeks prior to the event once we have received final vehicle numbers for your club.
Clubs are requested to arrive at the same time in order to allow our stewards to park your members faster.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Are tickets per person or per vehicle?
Tickets are charged per person.
Can I photograph/ film the event?
Whilst Beaulieu welcomes visitors to take their own still images and film whilst at an event, these should be for personal use only and not for commercial resale without the prior consent of Beaulieu. All commercial requests must be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org prior to attending an event.
Can I bring my drone?
No, the use of unmanned aerial vehicles or drones by visitors for film and photography purposes whilst on the Beaulieu attraction car parking and other related parkland and grounds is strictly prohibited.
Can I use my return for free?
If you are visiting the event you can use your return for free however it is not valid for those wishing to show their vehicle
For more frequently asked questions please visit our FAQ page.
Was an amazing day! Will deffo be back next year with my smart!
We had a great day too, many thanks and what awesome weather!