UPDATED 03/29/2022: Spring is coming… Eventually. And when it does, that means the hot rod show calendar will be in full force. We’ll be hitting the road, bringing you metal, and we hope to see you around.
When’s The Next Car Show?
1. Detroit Autorama and Autorama Extreme
When it comes to car shows, especially indoor ones, this is a big one. And what is it you ask? Why it’s the 69th annual Detroit Autorama. Except last year’s was cancelled. So… Well the intentions were good. Housed in the beautiful Cobo/TCF Center in downtown Detroit, Autorama is spread out on the main floor, while Autorama Extreme is in the lower level. Please note, Speedcult’s big display in the lower level with the traditional rods..
When: March 4-6, 2022
Where: Cobo/TCF CENTER :: 1 Washington Boulevard :: Detroit, MI 48226
More Info: https://autorama.com/attend/detroit/
2. Spring Turkey Run Car Show
Winter is going strong, and even though Spring is coming, it probably won’t get here soon enough. So, that’s enough of an excuse to head to Daytona International Speedway for the Spring Turkey Run Car Show. It’s Florida. You can make plans and have an expectation that you can enjoy the show.
When: March 22-23, 2022
Where: Daytona Int’l Speedway :: 1801 W Int’l Speedway Blvd :: Daytona Beach, FL 32114
More Info: http://turkeyrun.com/
3. Lonestar Rod and Kustom Round Up
We have a retail spot at the beautiful Rustbelt Artist Market in Ferndale.We have not been here in a couple of years and can’t wait to get back. This will be the 19th annual Roundup, at least in theory it will. This show is great. Austin is bat-crazy great. Let’s do it.
When: April 22-23, 2022
Where: Travis County Expo Center :: 7311 DECKER LANE :: AUSTIN, TEXAS 78724
More Info: https://lonestarroundup.com/
4. Vintage Torque Fest
We will go back to Iowa to visit our friends at the Vintage Torque Fest. Great, traditionally inspired hot rods, cool bands and events. If you have never been to it, it’s definitely a cool show to check out.
When: April 29-30, 2022
Where: Dubuque County Fairgrounds :: 14569 Old Hwy Rd :: Dubuque, Iowa 52001
5. Back to the Fifties
This is a great big hot rod and muscle car show in St. Paul, Minnesota. There’s lots of variety in the rides you will find at this show.
When: June 17-19, 2022
Where: Minnesota State Fairgrounds :: 1265 Snelling Ave. N. :: St. Paul, MN 55108
More Info: https://msrabacktothe50s.com/
6. Iola Car Show
We are making a return visit after vending at it for the first time last year. This year is extra special because they are celebrating their 50th anniversary.
When: July 7-9, 2022
Where: Iola Car Show Grounds :: 130 Jenson Dr :: Iola, WI 54945
More Info: https://www.iolaoldcarshow.com/
7. Syracuse Nationals
They say that this is the largest car show in the Northeast. Who am I to say otherwise. Great rides, entertainment, and celebrities, make this like Autorama, except it is outdoors.
When: July 15-17, 2022
Where: New York State Fairgrounds :: 581 State Fair Blvd. :: Syracuse, NY 13209
More Info: https://syracusenationals.com/
8. AMA Mid-Ohio Vintage Motorcycle Days
Got that vintage motorcycle bug? If you do, then check out this cool weekender at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. There will be motorcycle racing all weekend, and you won’t want to miss it.
When: July 22-24, 2022
Where: Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course:: 7721 Steam Corners Rd, Lexington, OH 44904
9. Piston Jammers Panty Raid
It’s the 12th annual this year. As always, there will be cool rides, awesome entertainment, and best of all, it’s got camping. So plan on staying, because it’s a freaking party. And it’s right here in Michigan, near the Ohio border.
When: July 30, 2022
Where: Lambertville Civic Club :: 8243 Monroe Rd :: Lambertville, MI 48144
More Info: Piston-Jammers-CC
10. Stay Tuned…
We’ll let you know when we know if you know what I mean.