Monday Sep 10 2012 10:24 AM
1/2Pierce County Parks and Recreation will hold the 10th annual Classic Car & Truck Show at Sprinker Recreation Center on Saturday, Sept. 29.
Hours for the free spectator event are 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. More than 500 classic cars and trucks are anticipated to be on display.
"This year we're excited to welcome our new title sponsor, Hi-Tech Collision. We will also feature a 'Country Western' theme, and we're inviting everyone from staff to spectators to participants to join in the festivities with their cowboy/cowgirl inspired attire," said Becca Boyle, Sprinker's event coordinator. "'The Vintage Vehicle Show' will be filming, and Lady Luck Steakhouse Saloon will provide the VIP barbeque luncheon. It's sure to be a great afternoon in the park with family, friends and classic car enthusiasts. Everyone is invited - so join us, rain or shine."
Sprinker General Manager Kyle Wintermute and Sound EFX's Cory Kolilis will be co-MC's of the day. There will be additional car-related vendors, an espresso cart, prize give-aways and much more.
Pre-register your classic car or truck (pre-1980 models) by Sept. 23 for only $15, or day-of-show registration will be available for $20. Souvenir T-shirts may be pre-ordered by Sept. 23 with your entry for just $10, and Vintage Vehicles may be pre-ordered for $20.
To register call Sprinker Recreation Center at (253) 798-4000. Day-of-event registration for participants begins at 7 a.m., followed by judging at 11:30 a.m. and the award presentation at 2 p.m. A luncheon is included for the first 100 entries. Dash plaques and goodie bags are included for the first 300 entries.
Gates open for spectators at 10 a.m. with FREE admission for all ages.
MEDIA CONTACT:Becca Boyle, recreation & event coordinator
Mark Richards, recreation coordinator