Saturday, September 08, 2012

Fall "Rod Run" Pigeon Forge TN - September 14-15, 2012

Grand Fall "Rod Run" coming up in Pigeon Forge TN -  Friday September 14 and Saturday September 15th, 2012.   Even though these are the dates for the Rod Run, there will be awesome cars and trucks all week long.  Lots of folks stay around from the weekend prior "Shades of the Past" show.. So get ready for smokin' tires and loud mufflers and MORE TRAFFIC than you can shake a stick at !!!

The actual "show" is held at the Grand Resort Hotel and Convention Center, however the hot rods are everywhere you look!!!  You can see the Rods from Thursday 9/13/12 till Sunday 9/16/12.

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Friday, September 07, 2012

Shades of the Past - Pigeon Forge TN - 9/7-8,2012

It's hard to believe that it's time again for the "Shades of the Past" Car Show in Pigeon Forge. It is Friday, September 7 and Saturday September 8, 2012.  Get ready to hear the engines roar and the tires squeal !!!  It's a blast..... unless you would rather not be stuck in traffic for hours !!

Try to enjoy the beautiful mountain views as well as the fantastic classic cars and trucks...

September 7 - 8, 2012  - The 30th - Shades of The Past is being held at Dollywood’s Splash Country in Pigeon Forge, TN.
This year's event features a collection of the most amazing rods, customs and classics made through 1972, all in one place.

Spectators can enjoy the sights as participants or enter for major prizes, including a 1932 Ford Hi-Boy Roadster along with thousands of dollars in cash prizes, too. Add to that a variety of vendor booths, and it's one of East Tennessee's best events at Shades of the Past at Dollywood's Splash Country Sept. 7-8, 2012.

Gates open at 8 a.m. both days, and selected attractions at Dollywood’s Splash Country will be open for participants to enjoy which is included in your Shades of the Past admission ticket. For details and ticket information, please visit

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Photos by C. Gilliam