Goodguys 17th PPG Nationals

July 11-13, 2014
Ohio Expo Center
717 East 17th Avenue, Columbus, OH 43211


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GENERAL INFORMATION

Event Contact Information:

  • Goodguys Office Phone: (925) 838-9876
  • Ohio Expo Center Phone: (614) 644-4000
  • Ohio Expo Center Website
  • Click Here For A Faciility Map (PDF) (Coming Soon)


Event Hours:

  • Friday, July 11 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
  • Saturday, July 12 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
  • Sunday, July 13 - 8:00am to 3:00pm

Spectator Admission & Pricing

  • General Admission (ages 13+) - $18.00
  • Kids Admission (ages 7-12) - $6.00
  • Kids (ages 6 & under) - FREE
  • Parking - $6.00 fee charged by Ohio Expo Center
  • Military Personnel – Show your active or retired military ID for $5 off your General Admission ticket!
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WEEKEND HAPPENING'S

Show Features


Cruises & Parties

  • Thursday Poker Run
  • Thursday Kick Off Party
  • Thursday Registration Party
  • T.G.I.F Party
  • Saturday Night Parties

Special Awards

  • 2014 Goodguys / Classic Instruments Street Rod of the Year
  • 2014 Goodguys / Optima Batteries Street Machine of the Year
  • 2014 Goodguys / LMC Truck Parts & Accessories Truck of the Year Late Finalist
  • 2014 Goodguys / Hemmings Muscle Machines Muscle Car of the Year Finalist
  • Builder's Choice
  • Barry Lobeck Memorial Award
  • PPG Dream Cars (2 Picks)
  • 2014 Goodguys AutoCross Sponsor Shootout
  • Goodguys Pick

Special Parking Areas

  • Ya Gotta Drive Em' presented by Goodyear Tires
  • Homebuilt Heaven presented by Speedway Motors
  • Mighty Muscle
  • Goodguys Builder's Choice
  • YoungGuys/Gals presented by Jet-Hot Performance Coatings
  • Trick Truck Corral
  • Good Wood
  • Cobra Corral
  • Deuce Doin’s
  • All American Sunday

Goodguys AutoCross

  • Friday 7/11 (Participants) – 9:00am to Noon & 2:00pm to 4:00pm
  • Friday 7/11 (Street Machine of the Year participants) – Noon to 2:00pm
  • Saturday 7/12 (Sponsor Shootout) - 9:00am to Noon
  • Saturday 7/12 (Participant Finals) - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
  • All American Sunday 7/13 (All Years American Made or Powered) - 9:00am to Noon
  • Click Here For More Details About Goodguys AutoCross

Goodguys Friday Nite Vintage Drags




VEHICLE REGISTRATION INFORMATION:

“Show & Shine” Pre-Registration

For all vehicles 1972 and older, we offer the opportunity for you to participate in and display your vehicle at the show with a “Show & Shine Registration” good for all three days of the event. Your registration comes with space to display your vehicle as well as a Goodguys Goodie Bag, Tickets to the event, Children’s Passes, the chance to participate in Goodguys AutoCross, win a Goodguys Award and more!

To display your vehicle in our Show & Shine, you need to be a Goodguys Member. If you’re currently a Goodguys Member, you can display your vehicle all three days of the show for just $55.

Not a Goodguys member? No problem! You can sign-up to become a member for as little as $20 (Silver Membership) or $35 (Gold Membership). Your Goodguys membership not only gets you 12 monthly digital or hard-copy issues of the Goodguys Gazette Magazine, it also gets you loads of exclusive Goodguys Members-Only benefits and perks including discounts on car registrations and merchandise, access to the Goodguys “Good Deals” Member Discount Program, a personalized ID card and more! CLICK HERE TO BECOME A MEMBER or call (925) 838-9876.


**Online Pre-Registration closes at midnight on 6/27/14 (2 weeks prior to the event).


"All American Sunday" Pre-Registration


For the car guys and gals who own a vehicle newer than our traditional 1972 cut-off date, we offer the “All American Sunday Registration” for all years of American made and/or powered vehicles on Sunday, July 13 only. Your registration comes with space to display your vehicle on Sunday only as well as a Goodguys Goodie Bag, Tickets to the event, Children’s Passes, the chance to win a Goodguys Award and more!

If you are a Goodguys Member, you can pre-register to display your vehicle at our All American Sunday, online or by phone at (925) 838-9876 beginning 1/1/14 and before 6/27/14 or you can register on the Sunday of the event at The Ohio Expo Center between the hours of 7am to Noon for just $30.

Non-Members can only register their vehicle for our All American Sunday on the Sunday of the event at the Ohio Expo Center between the hours of 7am to Noon. Registration for non-members is just $40 ($30 with the discount coupon below. CLICK HERE TO BECOME A MEMBER or call (925) 838-9876.

**Online Pre-Registration closes at midnight on 6/27/14 (2 weeks prior to the event).


“At-Event” Vehicle Registration

If you miss the Pre-Registration cut-off date for this event, which is 6/27/14, don’t worry… you can still register your vehicle the weekend of the show at the Ohio Expo Center during the following hours:

  • Thursday 7/10 - 8:00am to 6:00pm
  • Friday 7/11 - 7:00am to 6:00pm
  • Saturday 7/12 - 7:00am to 3:00pm
  • Sunday 7/13 - 7:00am to noon


SWAP MEET & AUTOTRADER CLASSICS CARS 4 SALE CORRAL

If you would like to sell automotive parts or memorabilia in the Swap Meet or a vehicle in the AutoTrader Classics Cars 4 Sale Corral, please contact the Swap Meet Director for this event using the information below:

Jeff Johnson
P.O. Box 21311
Columbus, OH 43221
(614) 268-1181
www.jeffjohnsonmotorsports.com



ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Local Hotels
Goodguys has partnered with many quality and convenient local area hotels to provide travelers discounted nightly rates. Space is limited so book your rooms today!

Local Attractions
Make a vacation out of your trip to a Goodguys show by exploring and experiencing the many great local attractions, sporting events, museums, gardens and restaurants in the surrounding area.

Camping
Onsite RV camping is available for $35.00/night. Campsites include full hook-ups and are first come, first serve. No reservations are accepted. For more info call (614) 294-9336.

Scooters
Event Scooters will provide the scooter rental service for this event. You can make reservations by calling (567) 674-8729 or on their website by clicking here

Model & Pedal Car Show
If you are interested in participating in the Model & Pedal Car show, please contact Carl Rees at (614) 885-2019 or at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .
Goodgals Arts & Crafts Gallery
If you are interested in participating in the Goodgals Arts & Crafts Gallery, please contact:
Les Spohr
5214 S. Zeno Way
Centennial, CO 80015
(303) 956-9933
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Media Inquiries
For all media inquiries, please contact Betsy Bennett at (503) 246-0237 or e-mail her here

Important Reminders

Online Pre-Registration closes at midnight on 6/27/14 (2 weeks prior to the event).


No golf carts or motorized conveyances are allowed! Exceptions will be made for disabled participants with single-person conveyances only.


No pets, cans, bottles, bicycles, scooters or roller/inline skates are allowed on grounds.
Last modified on Friday, 18 April 2014 18:36