11th Annual International Route 66 Mother Road Festival & Car Show Sept. 21,22,23 Springfield, IL
11th Annual International Route 66 Mother Road Festival & Car Show
Over 1,000 cool cars and 80,000 spectators will roll into the heart of Springfield’s historic downtown this September for a weekend of family fun in the sun and non-stop live music and entertainment! Come celebrate the golden age of Route 66…the cars, the music, the food, the friends……all brought together along Illinois’ Route 66. Event features include:
•Friday Rt. 66 City Nights Cruise – over 1,000 classic cars and trucks cruise the city streets!
•Check out Horsepower Alley with high horsepower features like the Mickey Thompson Tires BURNOUT Competition and Lucas Oil DYNO CHALLENGE!
•The Travel Illinois Expo showcasing unique travel opportunities to Route 66 motorists traveling through Illinois communities along the Mother Road
•Live Entertainment –on the Hot Rod Stage with classic hits from the 50’s, 60’s & 70’s
•Over 40 classes of car awards with CASI certified national judging!
Friday, Sept. 21, 2012 ……………..6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday, Sept. 22, 2012…..….....11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Sunday, Sept. 23, 2012……….….. 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Downtown Springfield, IL
Admission is FREE to all spectators.
Pre-register at www.Route66Fest.com or by calling 1-866-RTE-66IL (1-866–783-6645) through Monday, September 17th for $35 plus a $3 handling fee. Registration includes weekend admission for the vehicle. Register on site for $50 beginning on Thursday Sept. 20th 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm. All years, makes and models are accepted. Free T-shirt with entry!