Bowling Green is geared for hot rods!

We're gearing up for another turbo charged year of our own brand of Kentucky horsepower in 2019 with the return of many national auto shows (and a few new ones, too) celebrating much more than just Corvettes! Keep scrolling for a simple list of motorsports events, dates, locations, and website links to see who is taking over 'Vette City this year!

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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.

2019 Signature Events

Holley EFI Outlaw Street Car Reunion VI 
Corvette eventApril 10-13, 2019
Beech Bend Raceway

Michelin NCM Bash 
April 25-27, 2019
National Corvette Museum 

10th Annual ChallengerFest Challenger on drag strip
May 3-4, 2019
Beech Bend Raceway/Holiday Inn University Plaza

OPTIMA Search for the Ultimate Street Car
June 1-2, 2019
NCM Motorsports Park

17th Annual Holley National Hot Rod Reunion presented by AAA Insurance
June 13-15, 2019 
Beech Bend Raceway

Camaro Fest IX
July 11-14, 2019
Beech Bend Raceway/NCM Motorsports Park

Motorsports_Tri5The Danchuk Tri-Five Nationals
August 8-10, 2019
Beech Bend Raceway

National Corvette Museum 25th Anniversary & 6th National Corvette Caravan 
August 28-31, 2019 
National Corvette Museum

Holley LS Fest 10Motorsports_LSFest
September 6-8, 2019 
Beech Bend Raceway / NCM Motorsports Park

Holley's Intergalactic Ford Festival 
September 26-29, 2019 
Beech Bend Raceway

39th Annual Buick GS Nationals
October 23-26, 2018
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.