Winter Rod and Speed Show 2023

Albany, OR Dates: 01/20/2023 ‐ 01/21/2023
Contact Us | Location

Address: Linn County Fair and Expo Center
3700 Knox Butte Rd E
Albany, OR 97322

Phone: 503 370-9164

Email: [email protected]



Dates: 01/20/2023 ‐ 01/21/2023
Time: 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm ‐ 9:00 am to 6:00 pm

Event Activities:

  • Indoor Show

The Winter Rod and Speed Show presented by Burgerville, returns to the Linn County Fair and Expo Center in Albany, Oregon.  It's affordable FAMILY FUN! A car show like no other where the world of speed, chrome and beauty, meets comic con!

See the 67' Chevelle from the recent movie "Lovely Bones" plus over 100 of the finest hot rods, roadsters, muscle cars, race cars, rat rods, and trucks in the entire Northwest!

This includes the AA Towing Motorsports Expo in the second building. The featured attraction is a newly restored Indy car, the last one with a naturally aspirated engine to ever qualify at the Brick Yard!! Check out the Rocketeer version of Rich Bailey's Capitol Auto Group blown alcohol dragster. The Thunder Struck dragster will also be there. Meet the four- time NHRA World Champion, Joey Severance, along with Steve Hamilton, driver of the Tapatio dragster!

Listen to live entertainment on Friday night, with the Uncommon Denominators during the Friday night food drive from 6 to 10! Bring a can of food for FISH of Albany and get in the show for just $5.00!

Bring the kiddie pies to meet their favorite movie characters! Free Hot Wheel cars to the first 100 kids each day, courtesy of Mr. Models both days! Be one of the first 50 adults through the door each day of the show and get a free ticket to any race at Woodburn Dragstrip during the 2019 season!Get a free autographed customized poster from nationally renowned automotive artist Kenny Youngblood!

Meet Hollywood Screen writer, Alan Paradise. Original writer of the movie "Pearl Harbor" and writer and producer of the film "Snake and Mongoose". Alan will be signing Kenny Youngblood posters made for the Snake and Mongoose film.

Gigantic Model Car Contest! The biggest in the entire Northwest and the only Oregon show to have one. We appreciate the scale model hobby and fully support it! Meet nationally known scale model enthusiast Ed January both days!

Author Jim Lindsay will also be in the house. Four years ago, Jim debuted his novel, “The Little Bastards,” at the show. This year he is back with his just released sequel, “Swerve”. Look him up at the show as he will be signing both books.  See his new book here:

Each week until the event we will have a Winter Featured Car of the Week that is already entered in the show. Who will be next? Check our page regularly to see who it is for car no. 1!

Entries have started coming in at a quick pace now that the holiday season is here. Some of the newest never seen before hot rods from as far away as Washington State and as close as Albany and Lebanon will be in the hot spot light and in our famous “Street of Dreams”.

Please note: Due to circumstances beyond our control the Bat Mobile and the Novice Movie Character Club will not be participating at the show as previously announced.

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Vehicle Types
  • American