Action on the free-to-view Classic TT Main Stage begins on Friday 23rd August with Breakfast by the Big Screen and a screening of ‘No Limit’, the classic 1935 musical-comedy starring George Formby as he takes on the Isle of Man TT Races. Further screenings across the weekend include the 2019 documentary ‘The Greatest Race: Hizzy vs Fogarty’ which chronicles the 1992 Senior TT, widely regarded as the greatest TT race of all time.
The Classic TT Main Stage also plays host to four nights of big-screen classics from the 80’s and 90’s with the Sundown Cinema. Friday night’s screening sees Michael J. Fox travel back to 1955 in a time machine made from a DeLorean in one of most iconic science-fiction films ever, ‘Back to the Future’. Saturday’s entertainment concludes with a screening of Alan Parker’s multi award-winning musical comedy-drama, ‘The Commitments’, and Sunday’s action rounds off with Mike Myers and Dane Carvey in ‘Wayne’s World’. The Classic TT is then brought to a close on Monday evening with one of Bill Murray’s finest cinematic performances, where he stars as weatherman Phil Connors who is trapped in a repetitive time loop in ‘Groundhog Day’.
As part of Friday’s Paddock Carnival, 8-time TT race winner Charlie Williams will also host the Charlie Williams Chat Show on the Classic TT Main Stage. He’ll be joined by TT stars including John McGuinness, Bruce Anstey, Dean Harrison, Michael Dunlop, Lee Johnston, Michael Rutter to chat about their Classic TT experiences and seasons so far.
Musical entertainment will be provided on the Classic TT Main Stage for Friday and Saturday by sensational rockabilly group, Darrel Higham and The Enforcers. Darrel’s enviable musical pedigree stretches back to the 1980s and as one of the leading lights in the UK rockabilly scene, he’ll bring the party to life with a back catalogue of rock n’ roll hits.
The Classic TT Main Stage is the centre point of the Classic TT’s off-track entertainment in the Noble’s Park Entertainment Zone, with further festival performances found across the TT Paddock in the Trackside Bar, VIP Hospitality Suite and TT Pit Lane.