Bowling Green is geared for hot rods!

We're gearing up for another turbo charged year of our version of Kentucky horsepower in 2020 with the return of many national car shows celebrating much more than the Corvette! Keep scrolling for a simple list of motorsports events, dates, locations, and website links to see who is taking over 'Vette City in 2020!

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*The following events are all open to spectators and the general public. Some require registration. Dates and times are subject to change, please verify on event websites before traveling.
2020 Signature Events

Michelin NCM Bash Corvette event
May 28-30, 2020 (rescheduled date) 
National Corvette Museum

11th Annual ChallengerFest 
May 29-31, 2020 (rescheduled from April 2020) 
Beech Bend Raceway & Holiday Inn University Plaza

40th Annual Buick GS NationalsChallenger on drag strip
Postponed until May 2021
Beech Bend Raceway

18th Annual Holley National Hot Rod Reunion presented by AAA Insurance
June 18-20, 2020 
Beech Bend Raceway

Camaro Fest X
July 9-12, 2020
Beech Bend Raceway & NCM Motorsports Park

Street Car Takeover
August 7-8, 2020
Beech Bend Raceway Camaros take over Bowling Green each July

The Danchuk Tri-Five Nationals
August 13-15, 2020
Beech Bend Raceway

National Corvette Museum 26th Anniversary CelebrationTri-Five Nationals drag racing
September 3-5, 2020
National Corvette Museum

Holley LS Fest East 11
September 11-13, 2020 
Beech Bend Raceway & NCM Motorsports Park Read an awesome 2019 recap from here!  

NMRA All-Ford World Finals & Holley Intergalactic Ford FestivalMotorsports_LSFest
October 1-4, 2020 
Beech Bend Raceway
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       OPTIMA Search for the Ultimate Street Car
October 10-11, 2020
NCM Motorsports Park

Nostalgia Fall Classic
October 16-17, 2020
Beech Bend Raceway


Beech Bend Raceway hosts regular weekly drag racing events in addition to these major automotive events. Meanwhile, out at the NCM Motorsports Park, opportunities for spectators are available nearly every weekend as most events are open to the public at no charge. For those who want to take a spin themselves, visit the website to learn about Hot, Touring and Parade Laps.