NSRA Northeast Street Rod Nationals – 2020

Essex Junction, VT Dates: 09/18/2020 ‐ 09/20/2020
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Contact Us | Location

Address: Champlain Valley Exposition Center
105 Pearl St
Essex Junction, VT 5452

Phone: 231-487-2790

Email: nsratom@aol.com

Website: http://www.nsra-usa.com/


Dates: 09/18/2020 ‐ 09/20/2020

Event Activities:

  • Outdoor Show
  • Swap Meet
  • Trade Show

More than 1600 street rods, customs, muscle cars, restored vehicles, antiques vehicles and all cars 30 years and older, built prior to 1989 are welcome to enter the car show. Vehicles from all over the Eastern United States and Canada will be in attendance.


At Burlington, there will be in excess of forty million dollars’ worth of cars. Most  participant vehicles are valued from $15,000 to $125,000 for an average of $55,000 per vehicle.


  • Women’s World, an Arts and Crafts fair, will be held in conjunction with the event.
  • A vintage auto parts Swap Meet and Car Corral will be held.
  • Live entertainment on Friday and Saturday afternoon.
  • Music, games and fun for the entire family throughout the weekend.
  • Parade on Friday, line up will start 11:00 AM Friday morning at the Fairgrounds, the Parade will be limited to the first 50 Vehicles and will leave from the fairgrounds at 12 noon.


Nearly 50 manufacturers and dealers of specialty automotive equipment will be on display and will be selling their parts, supplies, and accessories in the exhibit building during the three-day event. Companies such as Walker Radiator, Watson’s Street Works, Amsoil, Inc. Borgeson Universal Co, Affordable Street Rods, Battery Saver, Gardner-Wescott and Vintage Air are some of the companies that will be in attendance. It is a good time to see the products and shop for those accessories for all types of cars.


On Saturday, September 21st, 2019 there will be a “Streets of Rods” area at the Champlain Valley Exposition Center set aside for the display of the special featured vehicles.

This year’s “Streets” include a return of:

            “29 BELOW” sponsored by Vintage Air of San Antonio, Texas. This street is for all rods owned and registered by participants 29 years of age or under. Each participant will receive a t-shirt, a dash plaque and there will be a random drawing for two Super Prizes.

The following are the new “Streets” for 2019:

              “LOW LID LANE” sponsored by O’Brien’s Truckers of Charlton, MA. This street is open to all chopped top vehicles.

             “BEST INTERIOR” sponsored by Watson’s StreetWorks of Nashua, New Hampshire. This street is open to all makes and models with nice interiors.   

            “SQUARE BODY PICKUPS” sponsored by Fatman Fabrications of Charlotte, This street is

open to all makes of square body pickups 1973-1987.

            “CANADIAN COUNTRY” sponsored by the Motor City Car Club of Oshawa. (For

All Canadian Vehicles) 

On Sunday, September 20, 2020 an awards program will be held at 1:00 P.M. at the outdoor amphitheater at the racetrack featuring the award winning cars of the NSRA Northeast Street Rod Nationals.

No mail-in entries  accepted after Friday, August 28th, 2020. Discount available thrugh Friday, August 28th, 2020.


Friday: September 18th, 2018, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Saturday: September 19th, 2018, 8:00 AM until 5:00 PM

Sunday: September 20th, 2018, 8:00 AM until 1:00 PM


Vehicle Types
  • American