Bike Week Events 2018

Bike Week Events 2018

Day Time Event Location

Saturday 4th August

Saturday 12-2pm


Vintage Display’ Vintage Bike display at Lisburn Sq. from 12-2pm 

Sunday 5th August

Sunday 11.30am Sponsored walk

Registration: 11.30am

Leave to begin walk at 12noon

Refreshments on return in UGP Marquee


UGP Paddock and circuit
Sunday 3pm Church service UGP Marquee

Monday 6th August

Monday 7pm


LCCC vintage car and bike ride  

Trail bike display
Vintage cars and bikes leaving the Island Centre and travelling up to the UGP Paddock 

UGP Paddock

Tuesday 7th August



(for breakfast)
Marketing Conference
Marketing conference in conjunction with CIM Ireland and Lisburn and Castlereagh City Council, focusing on best practice tips on how to market Festivals, Events and Attractions.
UGP Marquee
Tuesday 7.30pm – 10pm Injured Riders Fund Quiz

Pub quiz in the marquee. Hosted by Chris Kinley

UGP Marquee
Tuesday 7pm at location

Arrive approx. 8.30pm at UGP paddock

Bike Fest

Bike Ride out from three separate locations.

  1. Belfast – Scooters specialist NI
  2. Dromara village centre
  3. Antrim

Porsche Car Display

UGP Paddock


Wednesday 8th August

Wednesday 10am-7pm

UGP Practice sessions

Wednesday 9pm An evening with the World’s Fastest Road Racers

Doors open at 9pmLive Music from Juram 
UGP Marquee




Thursday 9th August

Thursday 10am-9.30pm

MCE UGP Races Day 1
(4 races)

Thursday 12.30pm -7.30pm Corporate hospitality marquee.

VIP area to watch the UGP. (Ticket price inc. lunch)

UGP Marquee
Thursday 10pm Live Music from Tongue & Groove/DJ UGP Marquee

Friday 10th August





11am – 2pm



2pm – 4pm







Circle K Airport Road garage, Meet & Greet with the riders


MCE UGP Family Fun Event;
Bouncy castles, slides, Monster Energy Tyre holding competition, food sampling, prize giveaways and Centra live-well games.


UGP circuit Tours



Q&A with riders at Topaz filling station.



Centra Whitemountain




Exclusive tour bus rides with live commentary from the riders







12noon – 9pm





1pm, 3pm, 5pm

Racing at 6.30pm, 7.15pm and 8pm


Event will start from 12 noon to 9pm

Cost will be £12.50 for 1- 10min session or £36 for 3- 10 min sessions.

For ages 14 years upwards. 


Mini cars and mini bikes

Demonstration of remote control cars (mini’s, saloon and bikes) at 1pm, 3pm and 5pm.

This will be followed by 4-6 cars being raced in a  tournament style at 6.30pm, 7.15pm and 8pm track and setup in behind marquee.

 Near Moira Roundabout





UGP Paddock
















Ulster Classic Motorcycle Club Grass Track Racing

Practice will start at 5pm sharp with racing commencing shortly after 5.30pm

All profits are in aid of the Air Ambulance

The event will be free to attend with hopefully donation buckets for charity

 Trail bike display in the paddock

Scrambler display and trail bike display in the trade village side of the paddock 

Fort road Dundrod (just off the Deer’s Leap)






UGP Paddock

Friday 8.30pm to late


Live music and acts in the marquee


Cold Comfort


UGP Marquee

Saturday 11th August

Saturday 9.30am to 6pm approx.

MCE UGP Race Day 2
(7 races)

Saturday 8.30am to 7pm Corporate Hospitality in Marquee UGP Marquee
Saturday 7pm to late Live Music from Cara Cowan

Live Music from The Godfatherz 

UGP Marquee