Hot rods, kool kustoms, kustom kulture midway, nostalgia drag racing, rock 'n' roll music, pin-up girls, swap meet!

Event Date, Time, Location, Directions

Saturday, Oct. 15, 2005 - 9 a.m.-6 p.m.

Gates open at 6 a.m. for set-up (car show participants and vendors).

The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway
7000 Las Vegas Blvd. North
Las Vegas, NV 89115,
(702) 632-8231
Directions from (California) I-15 North: Speedway Blvd. Exit 54.
Directions from Las Vegas Blvd.: Use Gate 8 for entry (Gate 4 closed due to construction).


Musical Entertainment

Cadillac Angels -
DragStrip Riot -
Hot Rod Rebels (formerly the Detonators)
DJ Flat-top Tom

Car Show

Nothing newer than 1965! Open to all pre-'65 hot rods, kool kustoms, motorcycles, race cars, beaters and bone-stockers.
Hosted and judged by Road Devils Car Club -
All car clubs welcome.
Entry fee: $15 advance, $25 day-of-show. Entry fee includes driver.  SAVE $10!  Pre-register at the Cannery Hotel & Casino on Friday, Oct. 14 from 8-10 p.m. and pay $15 instead of $25 at the gate!
Entry contact: Nick Benson - .
Best In Show trophies will be pinstriped by Doug Dorr -
Hot rod show presented by Mooneyes and Clay Smith Cams.

Celebrity Pin-Up Girls Autograph Session

Heidi Van Horne -
Sabina Kelley -
Melinda - winner of our 2004 Pin-up Girl contest

Pin-up Girl Contest

2 p.m. on the main stage.
$500 to win.
Costumes must be relevant to event.
Contestants must be at least 18 years of age.
Pre-enter for free admission to the show.
Contact: John Bisci - (702) 632-8231 -

Vendor spaces: 10 ft. x 10 ft.
Pre-register by Oct. 1 for $50 vendor space ($60 day-of-show).
Wares must be relevant to the event (i.e. retro music, clothing, magazines, pinstriping, car parts, etc.)
No counterfeit merchandise allowed.
Vendor set-up at 6 a.m.
Contact: John Bisci - (702) 632-8231 -

Please note: food vendors must contact David Dawson (Levy Restaurants) - (702) 632-8304, or Larry Ferguson - (702) 632-8301. Fax: (702) 632-8452.

Mail payments to: Chris Blair, The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, 7000 Las Vegas Blvd. No., Las Vegas, NV, 89115.

Swap Meet

Vendor spaces in swap meet area: 20 ft. x 20 ft.
Pre-register by Oct. 1 for $35 space in swap meet area ($45 day-of-show).
Wares must be relevant to the event (i.e. auto parts and pre-'65 cars and motorcycles).
Contact: John Bisci - (702) 632-8231 -

Nostalgia Drag Racing
Open to pre-1965 cars only.
Two brackets -- $40 race entry fee.
Must conform to NHRA safety guidelines.
Time trials at 9 a.m., eliminations at 2 p.m.
Contact: Mark Dawson - (702) 632-8264 -

Adults -- $12
Kids 6-12 -- $6
Kids 4 and under - Free
Spectator gates open at 8 a.m., show starts at 9 a.m.

*Your Rockabilly Rod Reunion admission ticket is good for NHRA drag racing after the show -- BFGoodrich Super Tuner Saturday Night, Buick Grand National Racing Association, Supras Invade The Strip '05, Mike's Transmission Top Comp Assn., Euro Entertainment Super Tuner Car Show (6 p.m.-midnight).

Official Host Hotel

Cannery Hotel & Casino
2121 E. Craig Rd.
North Las Vegas, NV, 89030
(702) 507-5700
(866) 999-4899 - toll-free

Discount room rates:

Thursday, Oct 13 -- $69
Friday, Oct. 14 -- $99
Saturday, Oct. 15 -- $99
Sunday, Oct. 16 -- $69

You must use the Promo Code to obtain reserved room and discount: hotrod.

Visit the Cannery's website for Rockabilly Rod Reunion live entertainment in their showroom on Friday and Saturday night. The best cars from the Rockabilly Rod Reunion will be invited to display at the Cannery Saturday night.

Friday, October 14 -- free admission (18 years and older, please)
The Starlight Drifters
The Deadbillys
The Keen Kousins

Saturday, October 15 -- $10 cover charge -- OR -- show your Rockabilly Rod Reunion wristband at the door and get in free! (Must be over 18)
The Surfaris ("Wipeout!")
The Ghastly Ones
The Swank Bastards
The Keen Kousins
Event hours are 8 p.m.-Midnight Friday and Saturday.