October 5-7

Ft. Worth, TX
Classic car and truck enthusiasts will be riding to the Goodguys Lone Star Nationals at the Texas Motor Speedway. Model years of 1972 and back are welcome. General admission costs $15, or $6 for kids age 7-12, while the younger ones can get in for free. Show 'n' shine preregistration costs $40, membership may be required. For more information, call (925) 838-9876, or go to www.good-guys.com.

October 6-7
Tampa, FL
Slamfest XVI sprawls across the Florida State Fairgrounds. For more information, call (941) 366-9123, or send an e-mail to minimadnessinc@hotmail.com, or go to www.minimadess.com.

October 14
Torrance, CA
Show-in-Cruize California happens at the Cruise-in Diner at 1301 W. Sepulveda Blvd. from 4-9 p.m. This is a monthly event that lasts through December.

October 30-November 2Las Vegas, NVSEMA Show is an industry-only event that has become the preeminent automotive aftermarket showcase. Those who don't qualify for the credentials to get inside the Las Vegas Convention Center can still see some cool custom cars and trucks displayed outside of the venue. For more details, go to www.semashow.com.

November 10-11
Pleasanton, CA
The 18th Autumn Get-Together takes place at the Alameda Country Fairgrounds. The event is open to all model years, American and American-powered rods, customs, classics, muscle cars, trucks, and specialty cars. General admission costs $13, $6 for kids ages 7-12, and it's free for kids 6 and under. Preregistration for members is $35, or $45 for non-member registration at the day of the event. For more information, call (925) 838-9876, or go to www.good-guys.com.

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