09/01/09 01:45PM Family Activities in Kansas City, Goodguys Car Show, Kansas Speedway, Labor Day Car Show

Goodguys Car show at Kansas Speedway this weekend
Kansas City Kansan

Kansas City, Kan.

 The Goodguys Car Show will be back at the track at Kansas Speedway this week.

The 8th annual event at the racetrack starts Friday, Sept. 4 and runs through Sunday, Sept. 6.

Participants in the car show will represent 18 states from across the country, including California, Florida and Hawaii.

We are very proud of the event here in Kansas City," Marc Meadows, president of the Goodguys Rod and Custom Association said in a release issued Monday. "This facility is the perfect location to put together a terrific event that offers something for everyone.  We look forward to returning to Kansas City each year."

In addition to the acres of candy colored and chromed vintage vehicles on display, this event will showcase commercial and vendor exhibits, used auto parts swap meet and cars for sale area, special vehicle parking areas on Saturday, arts & crafts, model car show, make n take model car session on Saturday, entertainment, Street Challenge AutoCross on Friday and Saturday, and lots more for the entire family.

The event will be held Friday, Saturday and Sunday, September 4, 5 & 6 at the Kansas Speedway in Kansas City, KS.  Gates are open Friday 8 am to 5 pm, Saturday, 8 am to 5 pm and Sunday 8 am to 3 pm. The awards ceremony will be held at the event on Sunday at 2:22 pm.  Spectator tickets can be purchased online at www.good-guys.com or at the Kansas Speedway all three days of the event.  General admission tickets are $17; Kids (7-12) are $6 and 6 and under are free.  Spectator parking is free.