We hope to see everyone on January 17-18 in Albany!

We appreciate your Support!
Jim and Rich

Show Info at a Glance...

Linn County Fair and Expo
Just off Interstate 5
at the Fair/Expo Exit
near the Albany Airport
18 minutes south of Salem

Date and times:
January 17-18 2020
Friday 6PM-10PM
Saturday 9AM-6

Adults 9.00
Kids 8 and under free
Parking is free

The last chance 5-after-5 Special:
5.00 after 5PM on Saturday!

Family budget pricing:
2 adults, 2 kids under 8 just $12.00 with two coupons!
(one coupon per adult)

Coupons available at:

Selected Burgerville Locations and participating businesses:

NAPA Auto Parts
Baxter Auto Parts
Kenecht's Auto Parts
Graffitti Alley
The Filling Station
Les Schwab

Independent merchants in Albany, Corvallis, Lebanon, Salem, Junction City, Jefferson, Stayton, Scio, Four Corners
and yes even Eugene!

Print Discount Coupons Here

Contact us:
Questions? email us here

Call Jim at 503-930-7151

Or Rich at 503-370-9164

Model Car Contest Information:
Call Stan at 541-515-5745

Yes, car and vendor spaces still available! Scroll down for application links.

A note to all participants:

If you entered chances are very good you have been accepted. We are getting out the confirmations now. If you didn't provide an email address or it came back as wrong please note that your letter will be mailed soon.


Please Patronize our
Show Partners:
British Motor Care
Portland, OR


Winter Rod and Speed Show Returns to Albany, January 17-18!

The Winter Rod and Speed Show is coming January 17-18 to the Linn County Fair and Expo Center located just 19 minutes south end of Salem just off I-5 near the Albany airfield.

This year our celeb guest is NHRA Mello Yello Series Top Fuel star Justin Ashley! Justin will be signing photos and visiting with fans and well wishers. You have seen him on TV now you can meet him at the show! Please give Justin a warm Oregon welcome since he's coming all the way from New York!

Also just announced is the return of famed automotive and racing artist Kenny Youngblood who will be signing and customizing originally designed pictures at the Break the Chain booth. A new must see this year is the wild and crazy "Lincoln Terminator" rat rod. The king of all rat rods you have to see it to beleive it! The seats are made of real aligator skin and this car will snap at you if you get too close!

For the kids there will be face painting and balloon animals. Plus a free packaged Hot Wheel car for the first 75 kids each day! And don't forget about the giant model car contest, the biggest in the entire state!

For th adults: one free pass to any 2020 race at Woodburn Dragstrip! Limited to the first 75 people through the door each day!

The show opens for exhibitor and vendor set up on Friday from 9 to 6. The show opens to the general public at 6 PM. We will stop admitting the public at 9 PM although if you are already inside you can continue to walk around. Friday Night is also the Friday Night Food Drive! Bring in a can a food on Friday night and get in for just $6.00. On Saturday, the show opens at 9AM and concludes at 6PM after the awards.


Big News: the Holiday Inn is proud to be the Headquarters Hotel!
The upscale Holiday Inn Express and Suites has been selected as the headquarters hotel for the Winter Rod and Speed Show. Conveniently located next to the Expo Center, this hotel has the best in amenities and an excellent complimentary breakfast. Get 10 percent off your stay by mentioning the fair and Expo Center when making your reservations. Calling 541-928-8820.


Applications are still being accepted!
Simply print out, fill out and send it in with a check and photo if it's a car exhibitor! No photo is needed for vendors.



To see photos from a prior show CLICK HERE


























Charity Disclaimer:
The Winter Rod and Speed Show is not officially recognized as a charity. Each year a very generous portion of the proceeds are donated to a 501C3 charity after expense are met while an additional amount is held back and used for seed money for the following year to cover deposits, promotions, printing etc. Time, travel expenses, air fare and lodging for featured guests may also be included while organizing this event.
In addition, a Food Drive is held on the Friday Night of the event and annually collects over 1,000 lbs of nonperishable food is collected for FISH of Albany. Your participation and understanding as a vendor, a car exhibitor or a spectator is very important to the success of these charities.



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