MGs and Classic cars

Fest Jazz - 22, 23, 24 et 25 juillet 2021 à Châteauneuf-du-Faou

For many years Fest Jazz has become a focal point for a superb rally of MGs and other Classic cars from the UK and France.


If you have an MG or other classic car that you would like to bring to the festival please send us an email at  with your name, email address, vehicle make and model and its registration number. Then we can notify you about the events planned for the weekend.

The proposed car events for the weekend will include:

Friday 23rd July 2021

–  12:30: Meet and greet at Le Chaland on the quayside at Châteauneuf-du-Faou. A member of the festival team will be there to supply information, stickers for the cars, answer your questions and give out brochures and guides in English

– 16:00: The music starts on the main festival site. Exchange your festival ticket for a bracelet which will give you access to all the venues

The festival does not normally accept cars but in the case of your classics, you will receive a special parking sign which gives you access to the festival site. Parking for the classic cars is just in front of the entry to “Scène 1”

– 19:00: You are invited to the official opening of the festival by the mayor of Châteauneuf-du-Faou. Free aperitives!

Saturday 24th July

– 09:30: Exhibition of the cars in the town centre at the Place de Résistance.

– 11:45: Parade around the town

– 12:00: Arrival at the restaurant Vent des Îles. A table is reserved for the car owners and their friends (14€ chicken and chips)
There is a band playing until 13:30

– 14:00-01:00: The festival is in full swing and you can park your cars in the reserved parking on the site

Sunday 25th July

– 10:00 : Assemble at the Place de Marché if you are interested in a  road run

-Return to the festival in the afternoon for 12 hours of superb music and dance


Things to do!…..

    • Buy a Ferry Ticket.  If you are travelling by Brittany Ferries see their web page for ferry reductions. This package will be published in Spring 2021. There is also a Brittany Ferries’ package especially for Classic Car owners with a wider range of dates for arriving and leaving. Write to  for details.   .
  • Get ready to party! (soberly, of course!)