Weekend Car Shows and Events

May 16, 2013

Here are a few hot rod get-togethers planned this weekend (June 21-22). Send information regarding car shows, cruises and other hotrod and classic car events to HRREditor@NBM.com.

June 20-22: 13th Annual Road Rock Rumble, starts at 9 a.m. at the Clarion Waterfront Hotel in Indianapolis. Featuring three days of pre-1965 hot rods, customs and gassers, plus traditional rides, vendors, bands seminars and pin-ups. For more information, visit www.indyroadrockets.com.

June 21-22: Vintage Street Rodders of America Ohio Nationals, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Medina Fairgrounds in Medina, Ohio. Featuring pre-1949 vehicles, plus swap meet, car corral, awards and music.

June 21-23: Route 66 Rumble, Carlinville, Ill. Featuring hot rod and bike show, plus rockabilly bands. For more information, call Rick at 217-438-4703 or visit www.Route66Illinois.com.

June 21-23: Rocky Mountain Street Rod Nationals Plus, Colorado State Fairgrounds in Pueblo, Colo. Featuring more than 2,000 pre-1949 street rods, customs, muscle cars and street machines, plus Women’s World, arts and crafts, vendors, swap meet and live music. For more information, visit www.nsra-usa.com.

June 21-23: Carlisle GM Nationals, starts at 7 a.m. at Carlisle Fairgrounds in Carlisle, Penn. Featuring restored classics, original muscle cars and modified high-performance new models, plus vendors, GM car coral, Manufacturers Midway, prizes, autocross, concept and historical displays, and activities for kids. For more information, visit http://www.carlisleevents.com/ce/events/gm-nationals/.

June 22: 31st Annual Western Nationals, starts at 6 a.m. in Anaheim, Calif. Presented by Pickups Limited of Orange County.  Featuring more than 200 pre-1979 Ford trucks, plus awards and raffles. For more information, visit www.pickupslimited.com.

June 22: 6th Annual Charity Car Show, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Cucamonga-Guasti Regional Park in Ontario, Calif. Featuring customs, classics, muscle cars, street rods, rat rods, trucks, special interest, exotics, military and motorcycles, plus pancake breakfast, beer garden, raffle, music and vendors. Proceeds benefit Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. For more information, call 951-784-4156 or visit www.jdrfinlandempire.com.

June 23: All American Originals 5th Annual Invitational, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Enderle Center in Tustin, Calif. Owners of original or restored pre-1973 welcome. For more information, visit www.allamericanoriginals.org.

June 23: 15th Annual All GM Vehicle Show & Swap Meet, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Woodley Park in Van Nuys, Calif. Presented by The Los Angeles Chapter of the Buick Club of America. Open to all years of Cadillac, Buick, Chevy, Oldsmobile and GMC cars and trucks. For more information, visit www.buickclub.org/losangeles/.