WHAT:           41st annual Street Rod Nationals South Plus, the region’s largest and most spectacular                                               street rod, street machine and custom car show.
WHEN:           Friday, Saturday, Sunday, May 1, 2, 3,
WHERE:         Chilhowee Park Expo Center
                          Knoxville, Tennessee


FEATURES: See nearly 3,000 street rods, muscle cars, custom cars, trucks and specialty vehicles from all over the South Eastern United States and farther, each manufactured more than 30 years ago at the least.  In addition to lots of chrome, beautiful paint and luxurious interiors, these cars have modern chassis features added such as state of the art suspensions, four-wheel disc brakes, along with comfort features like air conditioning, cruise control, tilt steering, exotic stereos, and much, much more.  An action packed weekend with a truly unique blend of rods, customs, muscle cars and specialty vehicles offering something for everyone. Plus, every vehicle entering the event will be eligible for any and all awards and giveaways presented during the weekend.

ATTRACTION: A variety of cars and trucks in attendance ranging in value from $8,000 to $100,000 each with an average of $28,000 per vehicle.  RESULT: A total worth of over $84 million dollars in attendance.

ACTIVITIES: Cars will be on display for public viewing throughout the day, while entered in a variety of events.  Streets of Rods, 29 Below Rodders, Pro’s Picks, NSRA Safety Inspections to name a few.  Activities will be featured for all ages as well, many just for the children and ladies. Live entertainment will perform during the day and night time too. There will be more than $76,000.00 in Super Prize giveaways, plus a special “NSRA Sunday $weep$take$” giveaway presented to the participants of the Street Rod Nationals South Plus, all compliments of the National Street Rod Association. 

SPECIAL: On Sunday May 3rd the "Circle of Winners" will be featured on the grounds, with the award winning street rods of the 40th annual Street Rod Nationals South Plus on display. The awards ceremony will follow at the outdoor stage.

TRADE SHOW: 100 manufacturers and dealers of specialty automotive equipment will be displaying and selling their parts, accessories, and supplies in the exhibit building and on the grounds during the three days of the event. A special "Women's World" section will feature arts and crafts from the areas finest artisans. Returning will be the "vintage partsswap meet" offering used and/or old original automotive parts for sale. Special live entertainment, Sunday rodders worship service, good food and total family fun each and every day, plus much, much, more.

TICKETS: ALL ACTIVITIES OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.  Hours for the show are:    

Friday and Saturday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM, and Sunday 8:30 AM - 2 PM.    

Admission prices are $15 per adult, $6 per child (6-12 years), and children 5 years and under FREE, when accompanied by an adult.

Discount tickets available to:

  • Senior citizens (60 years & older) with proper ID.
  • Military personnel with proper ID.
  • NSRA members with current membership card.
  • United Parcel Service employee with proper ID.

(One $2.00 discount ticket offer per ID.)

Tickets on sale at Chilhowee Park ONLY during the event.

PRODUCER:  The NSRA Street Rod Nationals South is produced by the National Street Rod Association®, the “fun with cars” sanctioning organization, with membership world wide.


Jerry Kennedy
Special Events Director
(303) 776-7841
ARTS & CRAFTS CONTACT                                                SWAP MEET CONTACT
Rosa Sanders                                                                             John Ford – Chairman
(865) 588-1641                                                                          (865) 675-5162 until 9pm EST
Jimsanders07@comcast.net                                                www.volunteerstreetrod.com
Bob Reynolds – NSRA                                                            Craig Meads – NSRA
(925) 855-1808                                                                          (417) 827-5991
NSRABOB@yahoo.com                                                         NSRACRAIG@gmail.com


Additional information for all NSRA events available at www.NSRA-USA.com