Easter Family Hot Hatch Trackday

Sunday 1st April, 2018

Our fourth Hot Hatch of the year sees the return of our incredibly popular Easter Family Fun Day! Along with the Hot Hatch Trackday action which will run from 9-5 pm,  we also have a number of family themed activities organised to celebrate Easter and the beginning of the new season! You can expect egg painting, a mini funfair, a magician, along with a MASSIVE treasure hunt. This all leads to lunchtime where everyone is then invited onto the track to roll their egg rolling down the famous Duffus Dip corner. Don’t miss out on this day of family fun with a unique motorsport twist!

Easter Family Hot Hatch Trackday
Easter Family Hot Hatch Trackday
Easter Family Hot Hatch Trackday
Easter Family Hot Hatch Trackday

Event Information

Easter Egg Family Day

This is a true family event! In addition to watching the track day action from 9 am to 5 pm, off track there will be a whole host of fun activities organised throughout the day, allowing families to enjoy this experience together.  The following will be organised to make it an Easter event to remember;

Free Activities:

  • Bring your painted boiled eggs or join in by painting an egg at the circuit and roll them down the famous Duffus Dip during the lunch break.
  • Lots of on the day giveaways including a complimentary goody bag  for the first 500 visitors!
  • A fun treasure hunt will take place on site with great prizes to be won for karting experiences and tickets for future events.
  • Cammy’s Magic shows will be running all day long with unique magical tricks that will astound youngsters and adults alike.
  • We’ll also have a special visit from life-size  characters for the children to meet.  The kids characters will be here for around 4 hours wandering around the venue for photo opportunities and meet-and-greets with the kids attending the event (from 10.30am).
  • Our large refurbished on-site childrens activity playpark is free.
  • At lunchtime we'll be hosting our famous Drag race along the main straight.
  • There will also be the opportunity for you and the rest of your family to participate in some Highland Games activities.
  • We’ll have a Junior Motorsport display where interested parties can find out how to become involved in junior motor racing.

Chargeable activities:

  • Sample our fleet of Adult and Cadet Karts on our 500 metre outdoor track for just £10 for 10 mins. Suitable for kids aged 8 and upwards (subject to track availability).
  • Our Teen Drive taster sessions will allow budding young drivers – aged 13 to 16 – the chance to get behind the wheel accompanied by a fully qualified instructor for an introductory driving session (from £10).
  • Facepainting - Who doesn't want to spend a day painted as an Easter Rabbit or Spiderman!
  • Bouncy Castles and Funfair Rides.

Important - All Kids under 12 go FREE of charge to the event.

If you have any specific Hot Hatch Trackday enquiries or need further information, simply call the Team on 01383 723337 or email: enquiries@knockhill.co.uk

Event News

Gate Opening Times

Gates on Sunday open at 8.00am

How to get here

Knockhill Racing Circuit is located on the A823, for SATNAV our postcode is KY12 9TF

If travelling from East/South, head to Junction 4, M90 Kelty.

If travelling from West, please head over the new Clackmannan Bridge and head on the A977 and turn tight at Powmill.

If heading from the North, motorway signs will say exit Junction 6, you can also head to Junction 4 as an alternative route.

All routes have Tourist Board direction signage.

The drop off area for taxi's etc. will be at the main gate.


All parking is on site, you can drive all around the outside of the circuit to view from your preferred area.

Disabled Parking

For disabled spectators you can drive around the outside of the circuit and also in the disabled parking area overlooking the hairpin.

The weather

Always a topical subject at Knockhill, quite simply, come prepared for all weathers. We would say the same if the forecast was for blistering sunshine.

Drones: Due to CAA safety regulations the flying and use of drones are strictly forbidden at Knockhill Racing Circuit .

General Information

  • Knockhill FM broadcasts on 87.7FM and will be on-air all weekend.
  • If you wish to Text the Tower for a shout out, you can do so via 07941 808552.
  • No Pets or Animals will be allowed entry to the venue, please ensure you leave them at home and not left in the car.
  • The circuit office will be open from 7.30am to 5pm if you need any help or assistance, you can pop in or call on 01383 723337.
  • Official Knockhill Merchandise is available at the circuit office.
  • Mobile Food Outlets are located throughout the venue as well as our onsite restaurants, Champions Clubhouse and Kinnaird's restaurant.
  • Karting - pre-booking is advised as 'arrive and drive' is not always available.

That's all for now, but if you do require additional information, please call the Circuit Office on 01383 723337. Hopefully we will see you all here for a fab weekend of motorsport entertainment.

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