Showgarden is a large, specially designated exhibition area at Gatebil festivals where everyone who has a slightly special and nice car that stands out from the crowd can participate. Both new and old – original and rebuilt.

FESTIVALS IN NORWAY

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Gatebil is not just about track driving. At all Gatebil festivals we also have a car show together with Meguiars – Gatebil Showgarden.

Gatebil Showgarden takes place from Friday to Sunday, where Friday afternoon is celebrated with a special parade on the track for all show cars.
Remember – Sunday 12:00 we are having prize giving ceremony at the Taxi Tent!

Who can join?
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Do you have a show car that you would like to display at the Gatebil Festival? Then you can still be part of the exhibition and thus win great prizes!
To participate in the exhibition you need entrance tickets, these you can buy in advance here: BUY TICKETS HERE
Of course, it is also possible to buy entrance tickets at the arrival.
Upon arrival, our entrance staff will refer you to the exhibition area, where there are staff who show where you should stand, then you will receive exhibition notes where you write about your car and then place in the windshield.

We recommend that you pre-register to participate in the car show. Places are limited and we reserve the rights to decline your application, if you have not been pre-registred.

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Register your car here: https://gatebil.no/vote/ and pick the according festival you are planning to attend.

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changes from festival to festival

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Categories where the top 3 is picked by visitors:

  1. Made in EU
  2. Made in USA
  3. Made in Asia
  4. Retro – Made before 1999
  5. Stance
  6. Race car
  7. Best in Showgarden

Special categories where the one winner is picked by designated partner/jury in each cateogry:

  1. Meguiars Shine and Finish – picked by Meguiars
  2. Random Kid Award
  3. Gatebil Award – picked by Gatebil staff
  4. Best Sound
  5. Pop the Hood – Best engine compartment
  6. Swing the Doors – Best decor
Parade
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On Friday night, it’s time for a parade on the track. All show cars in Gatebil Showgarden are welcome to participate. The parade is a really cool experience for all of you who participate in the exhibition! You are allowed to bring passengers and flags with you.

It is not allowed to do burnouts or donuts.

FESTIVALS IN SWEDEN

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Gatebil is not just about track driving. At all Gatebil festivals we also have a car show together with ARN Racing – Gatebil Showgarden.

This year the big news is that the exhibition area is located in the very center of Gatebil!

Gatebil Showgarden takes place from Friday to Sunday, where Saturday afternoon is celebrated with a special parade on the track for all show cars.

Who can join?
More info

Do you have a show car that you would like to display at the Gatebil Festival? Then you can still be part of the exhibition and thus win great prizes!
To participate in the exhibition you need entrance tickets, these you can buy in advance here: BUY TICKETS HERE
Of course, it is also possible to buy entrance tickets at the arrival.
Upon arrival, our entrance staff will refer you to the exhibition area, where there are staff who show where you should stand, then you will receive exhibition notes where you write about your car and then place in the windshield.

We recommend that you pre-register to participate in the car show. Places are limited and we reserve the rights to decline your application, if you have not been pre-registred.

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Friday

9:00Admission to Gatebil Show Garden opens
9:00Voting opens
19:00Gatebil Show Garden closes to the public

Saturday

9:00Show Garden opens to the public
14:00Limbo
16:30Cruising / parade
18:00Award ceremony
19:00Gatebil Show Garden closes to the public

Sunday

9:00Show Garden opens to the public
11:00Voting closes
13:00Award ceremony
17:00Gatebil Show Garden closes to the public
Registration
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Pre-register by sending an email to: showgarden@arn.se
In the email include:
– your name
– vehicle
– a brief history of the car.
Feel free to send a picture of your vehicle that we can use for marketing purposes.
Are you a larger company or a club? Inform us in the email about your name of the club and the number of cars and we will try to solve so that you can stand together.

Categories
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Categories where the top 3 is picked by visitors:

  1. Made in EU
  2. Made in USA
  3. Made in Asia
  4. Retro – Made before 1999
  5. Stance
  6. Race car
  7. Best in Showgarden

Special categories where the one winner is picked by designated partner/jury in each cateogry:

  1. Arn Racing Award – picked by Arn Racing
  2. Meguiars Shine and Finish – picked by Meguiars
  3. Random Kid Award
  4. Gatebil Award – picked by Gatebil staff
  5. Best Sound
  6. Pop the Hood – Best engine compartment
  7. Swing the Doors – Best decor
VIP tent for exhibitors
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A novelty for this year is that we will arrange a VIP tent for you who are an exhibitor in Gatebil Showgarden. The VIP tent is located adjacent to the exhibition area and is a perfect place for you to sit down and take it easy for a while.

Activity – Limbo
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How about limbo?
On Saturday at 14:00 it is limbo for you and your show car – win the prize as Gatebil’s lowest.
Limbo is open to all cars that participate in Gatebil Showgarden and no pre-registration is required, it is enough that you register on site.
Remember that no other means are allowed than the driver, as well as the passengers in the car.

Parade on the track
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On Saturday night, it’s time for a parade on the track. All show cars in Gatebil Showgarden are welcome to participate. The parade is held in front of full stands just before Breisladden starts – a really cool experience for all of you who participate in the exhibition!

INFO ABOUT SHOWGARDEN AT PARTICULAR FESTIVALS:
Gatebil Rudskogen 9-11 September
Gatebil Rudskogen 8-10 july

THE OFFICIAL PARTNER OF SHOWGARDEN

Gatebil’s partners for the exhibition are Meguiar’s car products. Meguiars participates in all the festivals to show you how to take care of your car in the best way. All winners also receive Meguiar’s products in their prizes next to the famous “G” prize!

Meguiars on Facebook.

Info, results and pictures from Showgarden in previous events:
Vålerbanen 2022