Rock and races at Corby track

Rick Parfitt Jnr
Rick Parfitt Jnr

Rick Parfitt Jnr and his band and The Quireboys will headline the first RacingROCKS festival at Rockingham Motor Speedway in Corby this weekend.

RacingROCKS will blend the worlds of motorsport, music and food and drink.

There will be a mix of saloon and sports car racing over the two days, while away from the track, a mix of up-and-coming bands and established acts will perform.

On Saturday night, Rick Jnr will be joined by Gonzo, while on Sunday, The Quireboys will be joined by Vida.

There will be 50 bands and artists playing during the weekend.

Other acts include Mike Ward, Mark Stringer, Nikki Lov, The Beatelles, Johnny & The Moondogs, Grounded, Brad Dear, Army Of One, Violent Bones, Waltzer, Circle Of Reason, Dexeter, Shanks Pony and Ben Miles

There will be a series of off-track attractions to keep the younger members of the family entertained, with camping and caravan pitches also available for those wishing to stay for the whole weekend.

RacingROCKS runs from May 17–18.

All tickets include access to a grandstand seat, pit garage roof and race paddock.

Advance tickets are available from or by calling 01536 500500.

Day tickets costs £39, weekend tickets costs £69. Concessions are available.

For full details of the racing during the weekend and information about food stalls visit