The Northwest’s favorite summer rod & custom event, the Goodguys Pacific Northwest Nationals rumbles into the scenic Puyallup Fair & Expo Center this weekend July 22, 23 & 24. The event features over 2,500 1972 & earlier rods, customs & classics, vendor exhibits, indoor car show, Builder’s Choice awards by Art & Craig Morrison, a giant pin stripers brush bash, a swap meet & cars for sale corral, Friday Night Drags at Pacific Raceways, nightly stage shows and parties, cruising – you name it it’s happening at the 24th Pacific Northwest Nationals!
Over 2,500 1972 & earlier rods, customs and classics will be on display throughout the weekend
The action gets started Thursday as the Kingsmen will host the annual Poker Run Thursday July 21st. The Poker Run leaves registration (at the fairgrounds) at 11am sharp and will visit hot rod shops and other points of interest around the area. Following the Poker Run, the traditional barbecue kickoff party will take place at the Fairgrounds!
Friday through Sunday the action heats up at the Fairgrounds as the event will be in full swing! If you’re looking for some Friday Night excitement check out the nitro-fueled Friday Night Nostalgia Drags at nearby Pacific Raceways in Kent! Headlining the evening’s program is a special Nitro Funny Car match race between Bucky Austin and Mark Sanders! The vintage front-engine dragsters of the Northwest Top Eliminator Association will also be part of the evening as well as five eliminator classes! For a look at the full weekend schedule, click here:
24th Pacific Northwest Nationals
Puyallup Fair & Events Center:
General admission: $18
Kids 7-12 $6
Friday 8am – 5pm
Vehicle Registration Fees:
Weekend registration (rods & customs through 1972) $75 (includes the car & two people)
Sunday only registration $40 (includes the car & two people)
-Registration is located at the fairgrounds
Friday Night Drags @ Pacific Raceways:
General Admission: $20
Kids 7-12: $6
Race Fee: $35
Drag Event Hours: Gates Open @ NOON, Tech at 1pm, Time Runs 2pm, Eliminations 5pm. Funny cars run at 7 and 9pm.
Swap Meet & Car Corral:
Swap Meet Spaces: $55
Car Corral Spaces: $45
For More visit www.pacificnorthwestnats.com