Saab Owners Club GB are delighted to announce that this years SAAB FEST UK 2019 will take place the weekend of 26-28 July 2019 at the Burrs Country Park, which lies on the River Irwell near Bury. SAAB FEST is the Saab Owners Club Annual National Weekend event for ALL of the UK Saab Community. Come along and join in the biggest & best UK Saab event.
North West Saab Owners Club Branch will be the organising local Group. They look forward to seeing many of you, Saab fans, there. Covering an area of 36 hectares of scenic countryside, the park hosts a range of exciting activities: countryside pursuits, relaxing riverside walks, picnic areas, fishing, public art (Irwell Sculpture Trail), children’s activities, industrial archaeology and water courses, adjacent Caravan and Motorhome Club Site with full facilities, a request halt on the East Lancashire Steam Railway with train rides to Bury or Ramsbottom, The Brown Cow public house (originally an 18th century farmhouse), café with home produced meals (including breakfasts), Sunday morning Run England 3-2-1 route event, and a 20 minute walk to the town centre, with its Transport Museum, Lancashire Fusiliers Museum and Bury’s World Famous Market.
Camping and caravans will be welcome on a dedicated Saab area with availability of portable amenities. There is easy access from the motorway network – with the usual caveat of weekend traffic pressures!
There will be the usual range of Saab Fest activities, including scenic ‘treasure hunt’ drive, parts quiz, and of course showcasing your prides and joys!