05/01/12 09:42AM Car Shows, Events, family fun, hot rods, Muscle Cars, street rods

Summer Events



Fri.-Sun., May 4-6
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Tucson Street Rod Association will be hosting their 38th Annual Rodder Days at Casino Del Sol Resort and Casino, 5655 W. Valencia rd. in Tucson from 6:00am till 4:00pm on May 5th. The entry fee for Rodder Days is $75.00 for 3-day entry and $25.00 for one-day.

The 38th Annual Rodders Days event for Pre-1973 Rods and Customs is a three day event starting on May 4th 2012. Sponsored by the TUCSON STREET ROD ASSOCIATION. Vendor spots available starting at $75 for 10x20. For a 3 day entry of $75 2 people get a Friday cruise from the Inn Suites hotel to Mt. Lemmon for a burger burn then a Friday night sit down dinner at Inn Suites with a charity auction. Then entry to Car show Saturday the 5th at Casino Del Sol. Live music and vendors will be on site. Valve Cover races. 50/50. Car build off. Sunday will be the awards breakfast. For a $25 entry you get the one day car show entry only. All entries have judged trophies. Goodie bags for three day entries include t-shirt, dash plaque. Contact Randy Glazebrook 520-991-3600 or Perry Peradotto 520-664-7977. For entry form and more info. see web site. (TucsonStreetRodAssociation.com)

If you would like more information on the 38th Annual Rodders Days you can email Randy or Perry or call 520-991-3600.


Sat., May 5
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2 Knuckle Sports presents the Cruisin & Bruisin Car Show and Event at the West Side Sports Complex, 2209 N. 99th Avenue in Avondale.This event will run from 10:00 am till 5:00pm and the entry fee is $25.00 per car.

** $2 registration discount if you download the Car Show Registration form from Cruisin Arizona **

All proceeds benefit Arizona Youth Outreach

Trophies, Cash and Prizes. 1st, 2nd, & 3rd places trophies for 2 categories - Best Custom & Most Original
1 Grand Prize Trophy for Best in Show

Event starts at 11:am until 5pm and judging and awards will be announced at 3:20 pm

Blues, Bruise & BBQs, Cinco de Mayo Festival is a whole day of entertainment including live music, DJ's, BBQ, beer gardens, wine tasting, body painting, Selena Contest, Grito competition and CAR SHOW followed by "Redemption 2" Muay Thai/ Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) competition.

More Information on Events at www.2KnuckleSports.com
Itinerary:
8:00 AM Gates open for setup
10:00 AM Gates open for Festival/Car Show
3:20 PM Judges will announce the winners of the Car Show.
5:00 PM Car Show Ends
7:00 PM Opening Ceremony for Redemption 2 - Muay Thai/ Kick Boxing /MMAEvent
11:00 PM Festival Ends

If you would like more information on the Cruisin & Bruisin Car Show you can email Shannon or call 602-323-4747.


Sun., May 6
Las Vegas Auto Swap Meet - Cruisin' Arizona February Sponsor
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Las Vegas Auto Swap Meet / Swanson Investments of Nevada LLC will be hosting their Las Vegas Auto Swap Meet at 3494 Boulder Hwy in Las Vegas, NV next to Chapman Dodge. You can find a list of local Hotels/Campgrounds at the bottom of our Favorite Links page, all within 1.5 miles or less of event. The Las Vegas Auto Swap Meet opens at 7:00 a.m. and the public Admission is $1 - Parking is Free. For Vendor information please go to www.lasvegasautoswapmeet.com.

This event is the largest auto swap meet and car corral in the greater Las Vegas area; held approximately 8 times a year. All autos and bikes, years, makes and models are allowed.
Early Vendor setup is on Saturday from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm. Overnight security is provided and Vendors may camp on-site Saturday night (no hookup services). No trailers are allowed in the car corral.

If you would like more information on the Las Vegas Auto Swap Meet you can email Brad or call 702-595-0072.


Sun., May 6
 
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Event Host: Jessica's Silver Hand will be hosting the Shake, Rumble and Roll Car Show at Sports Park, 6901 North Casa Grande Highway in Tucson from 10:00am till 3:00pm. The entry fee is $20/pre-registration and $25/day of event

Four classes: OLD, NEW, FOREIGN & MOTORCYCLE... People's Choice top 3 in each class. Homemade trophies. Raffle and Door Prizes! Hot Dog/Hamburger Lunch! Dash Plaques and goodie bags for each registration! Free T-shirt with pre-registration! Registration starts at 9am! Proceeds benefit Jessica's Silver Hand and APDA.

If you would like more information on the Shake, Rumble and Roll you can email Jessica or call 520-488-5715.


Sat., May 12
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Cobre Valley Regional Medical Center will be hosting the Race to the TOP OF THE GLOBE, CV Hospital Auto Show at Cobre Valley Regional Medical Center, 5880 South Hospital Drive in Globe. The entry fee for this show is $25.00 and the hours will be 8:00 a.m. till 1:00p.m.

Ladies and Gentlemen, This is the "BEST SMALL CLASSIC AUTO SHOW IN AZ". There are 10 classes, cars and trucks combined: pre 1910, 11-20, 21-30, 31-40, 41-50, 51-60, 61-70, 71-80, 81-90, 91+. One class for motorcycles. Judging will be by the participants. There will also be a People's Choice Award, one for Autos, one for Trucks, and one for Motorcycles. New this year will also be 6 Additional Special Awards given by the CVRMC Hospital Administration. Just like last year, Coffee and Authentic Breakfast Burritos will be provided to the participants from the Rotary Wagon until 9:00 a.m. when the judging starts. This Classic Auto Show is held in conjunction with the CVRMC Health Fair, 5K Run, Craft Fair, Disc Jockey, and Children's Activities. REMEMBER THE DATE: May 12, 2012!
"Register Early" 100 Car Limit. Contact Randy Boberg at 928-402-1242 or Jim Elgan at 928-701-4242. All proceeds will go to the hospital to fund projects like the purchase of a DIGITAL MAMMOGRAPHY X-RAY UNIT to serve our community. Registration starts at 7:00 a.m. so get to GLOBE, AZ early, and enjoy the view on the way. Get your free health checks done while you are here. We look forward to seeing you here on 5-12-12.

Live Band "Chuck Wagon and the Wheels" will be providing music from 10:00 to 1:00

If you would like more information on the Race to the TOP OF THE GLOBE, CV Hospital Auto Show you can contact Randy 928-402-1242 or Jim 928-701-4242.


Sat., May 12
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Konnected Entertainment will be hosting the Arizona's Dream Machines at Glendale Park N Swap, 6112 N 56th Ave in Glendale. The Arizona's Dream Machines entry fee is $35.00 - $20.00 per entry and the hours will be from 12:00 noon till 5:00 p.m.

The Arizona Dream Machines Car Show will offer attendees a chance to see some of the Valley’s finest Show Cars. Participants will compete for a one of a kind trophy,Unique Award to 2nd & 3rd and the chance to showcase their cars in a national magazine. A wide range of classes have been specifically chosen to attract both a truly unique collection of cars and a diverse group of attendees. In addition to the participants cars, attendees will also be able to view iconic movie cars, antique fire engines, participate in raffles, giveaways, and games. Adventurous attendees can indulge in a wide variety of competitions, participate in charity programs, or just enjoy the free entertainment while they browse the vendor booths with their family and friends.

Taking Place at the Glendale Park N Swap on May 12th 2012.This is an all makes all models Car Show that even includes a Bikes, Trikes and Peddles Category. The Rebel Latino Band will provide live entertainment on on the Main Stage joined with all your favorite tunes spun by DJ Danny Boy.

For the rides we have a $1000.00 cash going to the BEST OF SHOW winner and separate cash prizes for best in category. Trophies will be provided for: Best Paint, Interior, Engine Compartment, Under Carriage, Suspension, Wheels, Audio Video, Display and Club Participation.

You can Pre register online at www.konnectedentertainment.net

Limited indoor spaces are available and must be registered by April 29th 2012. Outdoor spaces will go quick so don't wait!

Konnected Ent. will be pre registering at the 12th Annual Guadalupe Lowrider Show. And again on April 29th at the Showin for a Cause Car Show on 7th St and Oak. This will be your last chance for the Premium Indoor Spaces, Full display space available indoors only. Turn tables welcomed and encouraged if you have them. Power available at each space.

If you would like more information on the Arizona's Dream Machines you can contact Chris 602-565-2835.


Sat., May 19

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Event Host: Steve Barcak will be hosting the St Johns Chili Cook Off & Car Show at St Johns city park, 3rd west 2nd south in St Johns. The General Admission is free and the Car Show entry is $20.00 per vehicle. The hours are from 8:00 a.m. till 2:00 p.m.

Spring is in the air and it is time again to make it out the city St Johns City Park for our Annual Chili Cook Off & car show. Show entry is $20 and includes your choice of free lunch with drink and dash plaque. There will be great music, contest, chili to sample, slow drags and more. Parking is the shade on the grass is available.

If you would like more information on the St Johns Chili Cook Off & Car Show you can email Steve or call 480-899-7873.


Sat., May 19
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The Bisbee Chamber of Commerce & City of Bisbee will be hosting their 11th Annual Southeast AZ Copper Classic Car & Motorcycle Show at the Bisbee Main Plaza, 1 Main St in Bisbee. The entry fee for the 11th Annual Southeast AZ Copper Classic Car & Motorcycle Show is $25.00 for Pre-Registration and $30.00 Day of Event. This show will run from 8:00am till 2:00pm.

11th Annual Southern Arizona Copper Classic Car and Motorcycle Show Old Town (1 Main St) - Registration and set up is from 8:00am-10:00am, 11am-1pm Judging, 3pm Awards - $25 Pre Registration; $30 Day of Show; There are 14 classes to enter, with awards for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place, as well as a Men's Choice, Women's Choice and Best in Show. We will have Door Prizes, 50/50 Drawing and T-Shirts. Food and Drink available. Enjoy the day in a century old dynamic mining community.

If you would like more information on the 11th Annual Southeast AZ Copper Classic Car & Motorcycle Show you can email Deanna or call 520-432-5421.


Sat-Sun., May 19-20
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The Tucson Street Rod Association will be hosting their Automotive Swap Meet & Show, Shine at SIR Dragstrip, Houghton Road south of I-10 ext. 275 in Tucson. The hours for this show are from 6:30 a.m. till 8:00 p.m.

Tucson Street Rod Association is hosting its Automotive Swap meet and Car Coral at Tucson's SIR Dragstrip on May 19th and 20th. A Show and Shine for 1972 and older vehicles with preferred parking. 2-day swap space 20x20 for $35.00 and 1-day for $25.00 Car Coral 10x20 2-day $15.00 and 1-day $10.00. Admission only $1.00, kids are free. Call Chuck 520-883-5229 or Nick 520-887-5642.

If you would like more information on the you can email Chuck or call 520-883-5229.


Fri.-Sun., May 25-27

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The Navajo County Attorney will be hosting the 3rd Annual Family Advocacy Center's Memorial Day Car Show at the Navajo County Facility, 550 N. 9th Place in Show Low. The entry fee is $30.00 and the Steak Dinner is $5.00.

Open to all Classics, Customs, Hot Rods, Trucks, Muscle Cars, Specialty Vehicles and Retro Rods, Pre-1979 vehicles only.

No Car Limit - Awards for 26 classes - t-shirts for the first 200 entries - Dash Plaques - Goody Bags - Poker Walk - 50/50 - Raffle - Steak Dinner

This is a fund raiser for Family Advocacy Center - Saving Children - Helping Families

If you would like more information on the you can email Art or call Car Show 928-537-0756 - Craft Show Donna 480-209-5186.


Sat., May 26


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The Coronado Trail Cruizers will be hosting their Annual Blast From the Past Car Show on Main St. in Alpine. This show will run from 9:00am till 2:00pm and the entry fee is $35.00 per car.

20 classes, 3 place trophies, raffles, 50/50, dash plaques, t-shirts, plenty of food and drinks. Participant judging. Every goodie bag receives a collectible dog tag that benefits the national Wounded Warrior Project. Proceeds go towards supporting the Wounded Warrior Project. Get out of the heat and come get high with us at over 8,050 feet in elevation.

If you would like more information on the Blast From the Past Car Show you can email Greg or call 928-339-4082.


Fri.-Sun., Jun. 8-10
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Rim Country Cruisers will be hosting their Cruz'n the Rim Car Show at the Show Low Soccer field, 550 N. 9th Place in Show Low. Please see their flyer for show hours. The entry fee is $25.00 pre-paid, $35.00 at the gate and they have reduce rates for clubs.

The 2012 car show will be the biggest ever and blow your minds. Our new location will hold over 700 cars, is fenced, lighted and is flat grass. Over 30 classes all judged and trophies given for each class. T-shirts available. Free Goody bags. We are hoping for over 60 venders of food and goods. Burger Burn Friday night at 5:00 pm with live music. Ice cream bash Saturday night at 5:00 pm with live music. Reduced motel rates from several local motels for car owners. Field opens Friday morning at 10:00 am to 5:00 pm for late entries and check in. No cars will be allowed on the field over night Friday only. Saturday morning gates open at 7:00 a.m. Field closes both Friday and Saturday night after live music ends and will re-open Sunday morning for Trophies at 10:00 am and final good-by from 11:00am to noon.

If you would like more information on the Cruz'n the Rim 2012 Car Show you can call Rick at 928-358-1933.


Sun., Jun. 10
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Las Vegas Auto Swap Meet / Swanson Investments of Nevada LLC will be hosting their Las Vegas Auto Swap Meet at 3494 Boulder Hwy, in Las Vegas, Nevada next to Chapman Dodge. They have a list of local Hotels/Campgrounds at the bottom of their Favorite Links page, all within 1.5 miles or less of event. Public admission is $1.00 and the event opens at 7:00 a.m. See Vendor information on their website www.lasvegasautoswapmeet.com to participate.

This event is the largest auto swap meet and car corral in the greater Las Vegas area, held approximately 8 times a year. All autos and bikes, years, makes and models are allowed.

Early Vendor setup is on Saturday from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm. Overnight security is provided and Vendors may camp on-site Saturday night (no hookup services). No trailers are allowed in the car corral.

If you would like more information on the Las Vegas Auto Swap Meet you can email Brad or call 702-595-0072.


Fri., Jun. 15
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The Northwest Community Friends Church will be hosting their Dad's Classic Car and Bike Show at Northwest Community Friends Church, 5950 N. La Canada in Tucson. The hours for this event are from 4:00 till 10:00 p.m. and it is FREE to enter.

Dad's Classic Car and Bike show is our annual community celebration for Dad's at the start of Father's Day weekend. There will be classic cars, bikes, food, live music, raffled prizes, 50/50 raffle, stuff for kids and always lots of fun! We also use this get together to collect non-perishable food items for the Interfaith Community Services organization, located in NW Tucson. Each item you bring will equal one ticket in our raffle, so the more you bring the more likely you are to win! FREE to register your car or Bike and FREE to attend. Trophies for best in show, best in each class, and Dad's Choice, REGISTRATION begins at 4:00pm.

If you would like more information on the Dad's Classic Car and Bike Show you can email Adam or call 520-887-2060.


Fri.-Sat., Jun. 15-16
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The Yavapai Classic Cruisers Car Club will be hosting their 12th Annual Car Show & Swap Meet at Mile High Middle School, 300 South Granite Street in Prescott. The entry fee for this show is $25.00 Prere-registration, $30.00 day of show and the hours will be 7:00am till 3:00pm.

Classics at Prescott Car Show and Swap Meet

The 12th Annual Car Show and Swap Meet sponsored by Yavapai Classic Cruisers will be held on the cool grass of the Mile High Middle School Football Field on Saturday, June 16, from 7AM to 2PM. Cruise to Zekes Friday night in Prescott Valley 4PM to 8PM.

See more than 200 Street Rods, Classic Vehicles, Original Vehicles and many vendors. Music will be provided by KKLD and through the day raffle prizes will be passed out to lucky ticket holders. Awards for "Best of Show", "Best Modified", "Best Original", "Best Restored", "Best Ford", " Best General Motors", "Best Mopar", "Best Interior", "Best Paint", "Best Engine" and many "Best in Class Awards" will be passed out.

A goodie bag with a dash plaque and many more items will be given to the first 150-vehicles.. Awards and 50/50 raffle prizes will be passed out at 2PM. Vendor and Car Corral spaces are available as shown on our flyer. Tee Shirts will be available for sale at the booth. Vendors can get in starting at 6AM and Cars can get in starting at 7AM.

All food and admission funds benefit the Mile High Middle School. Proceeds from the Car Show go to the local "Meals on Wheels food programs"

For registration information, contact Gary at 928-632-7355 or click download a registration form. Pre-registrations that are post marked by May 16 will receive 2-free raffle tickets.


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