By Aaron Teffeteller, social media and events director for the Pigeon Forge Chamber of Commerce
It’s that time of year. Car enthusiasts from around the country flock to Pigeon Forge to show off and pay homage to beautiful four-wheeled rides. Car shows in Pigeon Forge have become a staple event for many years and each year the attendance grows. You may be wondering which car shows are coming to town, when they’re coming and most importantly, what they have to offer.
Shades of the Past Rod Run XXXIII
When: September 11–12, 2015
Where: Dollywood DreamMore Resort
The Shades of the Past Rod Run XXXIII (33) is being held this year at the new Dollywood DreamMore Resort. This show is for rods, customs and classics through 1972. First prize is ‘32 Ford Hi-Boy Roadster “Alloway’s.” Prize #2 is $10,000.
–Best of Show (to be chosen by the Top 25 Winners)
–Best Street Cruiser
–Best Street Rod
–Best Street Machine
–Detroit Speed & Engine Modern Muscle Award
–Shades Mighty Muscle Picks
–Soffseal Mighty Muscle Pick
2015 Pigeon Forge Fall Rod Run
When: September 17–19, 2015
Where: LeConte Center in Pigeon Forge
The 2015 Pigeon Forge Fall Rod Run kicks off on September 17 at the LeConte Center in Pigeon Forge. There will be a huge swap meet, $10,000 cash giveaway and more.
–King of the Hill (outside judging)
–Top 25 Awards
–Ultimate 5 Awards