Power Big Meet

Event, Excursions

Power Big Meet 2024

Power Meet in Lidköping, or Power Big Meet as it’s actually called, is scheduled for July 4th to July 6th this year (2024).

Up to 20 000 vehicles

The car gathering focuses on classic American vehicles and has been organized since 1978. This year marks the 45th Power Meet.

Nowadays, the event is held on the first weekend of July, and the organizers are the American Car Club Sweden (ACCS) association and the company Power Meet AB.

The event is one of the largest car gatherings and attracts as many as 20,000 vehicles during the days it takes place. Many have traveled long distances from various places in Europe to attend the car meet.


In addition to the festival and market at Hovby, a cruising event is held with up to 200 cars. It starts from Hovby Airfield and goes into central Lidköping. The finest cars will be awarded on Saturday.

Opening hours and entrance to Power Meet

Power Big Meet will take place between July 4th and July 6th, 2024, in and around Lidköping. The opening hours for each day are as follows:

  • Thursday, July 4th, from 11:00 to 18:00.
  • Friday, July 5th, from 8:00 to 18:00.
  • Saturday, July 6th, from 8:00 to 18:00.

The entrance fee is 150 SEK on Thursday and 200 SEK on the other days. Weekend admission costs 400 SEK, and children aged 15 and younger enter for free when accompanied by an adult.

Check the website for any changes in prices and opening hours. Link to the website can be found further down the page.

If you have a US car or enthusiast car, you will be able to enter the exhibition area; otherwise, you will need to park outside without any charge.

Find it and read more

Hovby Airfield is located about two kilometres south of Lidköping. Link to map.

Visit the website for..

Power Meet: https://bigmeet.com/ or
American Car Club Sweden: https://americar.org/

Book your accommodation for Power Big Meet

Valle Camping is located about 25 minutes from Lidköping, and we are delighted to see more and more Power Meet visitors choosing to stay at our campsite during the festivities. You can easily park your car right beside your accommodation.

Book Cabin, room or campsite to visit Power Meet or other events here.

Book in advance

The weekend is so popular that our cottages and other accommodation are usually booked up early, so it’s important to get there early if you want to guarantee your accommodation during the power meet.

Welcome to the Power Meet!


Caravan American

PHOTO: Big Meet https://bigmeet.com/

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