1. Bring The Noize
February 9 -- Glendale, AZ
Arizona is where the show season kicks off. This one-day event goes from 8am-5pm, and with tons of custom cars and trucks to look at, and a list of cool prizes to be won in the huge raffle, you won’t want to miss it. Make sure to head to Victory Lane Sports Park for a real Sunday Funday. More information is available at artofnoize.com/BTN14.
2. Lone Star Throwdown
February 21-23 -- Conroe, TX
The new Texas sensation is back and ready to prove that their hostile takeover isn’t a fluke. Looking for a truck show with an old school feel? Well, that’s just what the guys behind this show have prided themselves on bringing to the people. Start the New Year right, and come out for one hell of a good time. Additional info available is at lonestarthrowdown.com.
February 22-24 -- Salt Lake City, UT
Autorama is one of the three huge touring indoor winter shows. There’s so much great stuff to see like the tribute to the Batmobile, pinup girls, BMX stunt shows, free celebrity autograph sessions, helpful instructional car care series brought to you by Meguiar’s, and so much more. Make sure to check autorama.com leading up to the show as more events will be added to the lineup.
4. Forbidden Fantasy Show N Shine
March 15-16 -- Lake Perris, CA
Southern California lets loose every spring with the arrival of FFF’s annual custom bash. The 2-day event draws in tons of rides from across the southwest, and if you’re in the surrounding vicinity, and are looking to jump start the show season, look no further than this event. For more information, visit forbiddenfantasyshow.com.
5. Drag For Diabetes
March 23-24 -- Galveston Island, TX
Proceeds from this event go directly to diabetes research. What better way to justify driving out and spending time at an event that focuses on benefiting the lives of those affected by diabetes. Bring your truck, car, or motorcycle out for a weekend of a cool show that supports a cause. For more information, visit dragfordiabetes.com.
6. Layd Out At The Park
April 11-13 -- Morristown, Tennessee
LOATP is celebrating their 10th anniversary in 2014, so in true minitrucker fashion—this one is sure to be a blast. Eastern Tennessee’s largest car/truck show is about to get bigger. There will be live bands playing all weekend, there will be sound competitions, and there will be babes dancing around in bikinis. Not to mention all the hundreds of killer custom rides on display, this should prove to be a great weekend for you. Visit laydoutatthepark.net for more info.
7. Gator Drag
April 18-20 -- Rayne, LA
Southern folks -- listen up! Gator Drag will be going down in April this year, so make sure to make to make the proper adjustment to your scheduling to make it out to this show. Held at the Frog Festival Grounds, this three-day event will not disappoint. For more information, visit facebook.com/G8RDRG.