The largest nostalgic car show in the world is back in Reno, NV. Every August brings the rumble of classic engines and well-built hot rods.

Ready for a trip down memory lane or a new adventure? Whichever way you look at it, this nostalgic event has it all.

Don’t forget to stop by any of our three locations around the Reno area to gas up and cruise. Sierra Car Care & Tire Center is one of the last locally owned Gas Stations / Repair Stations in the Reno area. Support local business and shop here first.

Take advantage of our $50.00 Gas Card with the Purchase of Four Tires. Please consult a technician at any of our locations for more details.

Hot August Nights Event Schedule

Wednesday, August 9
RENO-SPARKS

7am to Noon Special Elite Hot August Nights Car Participant Breakfast Menu – Get a $5 Complete Breakfast & Receive $3 Back in FREE Slot Play – Baldini’s Casino – 895 South Rock Blvd., Sparks
8am to 7pm Car Participant Check-In & Registration – Grand Sierra Resort SILVER STATE PAVILION
9am to 4pm Hot August Nights Cup Show-n-Shine Presented by Downtown Reno – Corner of 4th & Virginia Street
9am to 4pm Grand Sierra Resort’s $10,000 “Classic Cherry Show-n-Shine” – Grand Sierra Resort
9am to 4pm Nugget Casino Resort Ultimate Classic Car Competition – All Chrysler/Mopar Products Will Be Judged
9am to 4pm Summit Racing Equipment presents the Downtown Reno Show-n-Shine Competition with Judging & Awards
10am to 4pm Vintage Trailer Revival Show-n-Shine – Washoe County’s Rancho San Rafael Regional Park 1595 N. Sierra Street, Reno
10am to 5pm Big Boy’s Toy Store – Reno Events Center Downtown Reno Corner of 4th & Center Street
10am to 5pm The Dazzling Diva, A Tantalizing & Unique Boutique for the Ladies while the Men Shop the Big Boy’s Toy Store – Reno Ballroom, Downtown Reno Corner of 4th & Center Street
10am to 6pm Poker Walk Public Registration – Downtown Reno Poker Walk Booth 4th & Virginia St.
10am to 8pm Free Hot August Nights Commemorative T-Shirt for Registered Hot August Nights Car Participants – One per Car while Supplies Last Pick Up at the Baldini’s Casino Player’s Club 895 South Rock Blvd., Sparks
10am to 10pm Hot August Nights Host Venue at the Grand Sierra Resort – Vendors, Entertainment, Show-n-Shines & much more!
10am to 10pm Sparks Victorian Square Craft Fair, Nugget Casino Resorts East Parking Lot
10am to 10pm Acres of Champions Show-n-Shine – Atlantis Casino Resort
Noon to 10pm Cruisin Craft Fair – Atlantis Casino Resort
Noon to 10pm Classic Specialty Cars on Display – Peppermill Resort
4pm Summit Racing Equipment’s Show-n-Shine Competition Awards Presentation – Downtown Reno 4th & Virginia Street
4pm to 8pm “Mill Mile” Show-n-Shine Judging – Peppermill Resort
5pm to 10pm Freestyle Hula Hoop – Atlantis Casino Resort
5pm to 10pm Cruise of Champions – Atlantis Casino Resort; Free Party Pack, Free T-Shirt, Commemorative Photo Available
5pm to 10pm Official “Mill Mile” Cruise – Peppermill Resort
6pm Nugget Casino Resort Ultimate Classic Car Competition Awards Presentation – Sparks Outdoor Venue Stage
6pm to Midnight Drag Races & Burnouts – Nugget Casino Resort West Parking Lot – Nightly Prizes – Gates Open at 5:30pm & Close at 11:30pm – Admission $10.00 daily
6pm to Midnight The General Jerry Lee Drag Racing Exhibitions at the Hot August Nights Drag Races – Nugget Casino Resort West Parking Lot – Gates Open at 5:30pm & Close at 11:30pm – Admission $10.00 daily
7pm Grand Sierra Resort’s $10,000 “Classic Cherry Show-n-Shine” Awards Presentation – Grand Sierra Resort Outdoor Venue Stage
7pm to 8pm Guinness World Records Hula Hoop Contest Atlantis Casino Resort
7pm to 10pm Controlled Cruise – Downtown Sparks
7pm to 10pm Controlled Official Kick-off Cruise – Downtown Reno
8pm Jelly Donut Eating Contest – Atlantis Casino Resort – Sign up at the Outdoor Stage
10pm “Mill Mile” Show-n-Shine Finalist Awards Cabaret Stage at the Peppermill Resort
10:15pm Cruise of Champions Awards – Atlantis Casino Resort (Indoor Cabaret Stage)

Thursday, August 10
RENO-SPARKS

7am to Noon Special Elite Hot August Nights Car Participant Breakfast Menu – Get a $5 Complete Breakfast & Receive $3 Back in FREE Slot Play – Baldini’s Casino – 895 South Rock Blvd., Sparks
7am to 4pm Hot August Nights Swap Meet & Cool Car Showroom – Reno/Sparks Livestock Events Center – 1350 N. Wells Ave., Reno – Admission $10 (AutoCross & Drifting included)
8am to 11am Poker Run Registration – Summit Racing Equipment – 960 E. Glendale Ave., Sparks Poker Run Stops include the Atlantis Casino Resort, Jaguar Land Rover Reno, Main Street Minden’s Scenic Minden Park, Historic Virginia City & Champion Chevrolet
8am to 7pm Car Participant Check-In & Registration – Grand Sierra Resort SILVER STATE PAVILION
9am to 4pm Hot August Nights Cup Show-n-Shine Presented by Downtown Reno – Corner of 4th & Virginia Street
9am to 4pm Grand Sierra Resort’s $10,000 “Classic Cherry Show-n-Shine” – Grand Sierra Resort
9am to 4pm Nugget Casino Resort Ultimate Classic Car Competition – All Ford Products Will Be Judged
9am to 4pm Summit Racing Equipment presents the Downtown Reno Show-n-Shine Competition with Judging & Awards
9am to 5pm Motorsports Auction Group (MAG) Doors Open for Viewing, Vendors & Displays – Reno/Sparks Convention Center – 4590 S. Virginia Street, Reno – Admission $20 or 3 day pass for $45
9am to 8pm Drifting Presented by AMSOIL, Inc.  Reno/Sparks Livestock Events Center – 1350 N. Wells Ave., Reno – Admission $10 (Swap Meet included)
10am to 4pm Vintage Trailer Revival Show-n-Shine – Washoe County’s Rancho San Rafael Regional Park 1595 N. Sierra Street, Reno
10am to 5pm Big Boy’s Toy Store – Reno Events Center Downtown Reno Corner of 4th & Center Street
10am to 5pm The Dazzling Diva, A Tantalizing & Unique Boutique for the Ladies while the Men Shop the Big Boy’s Toy Store – Reno Ballroom, Downtown Reno Corner of 4th & Center Street
10am to 6pm Poker Walk Public Registration – Downtown Reno Poker Walk Booth 4th & Virginia St.
10am to 8pm Free Hot August Nights Commemorative T-Shirt for Registered Hot August Nights Car Participants – One per Car while Supplies Last  Pick Up at the Baldini’s Casino Player’s Club  895 South Rock Blvd., Sparks
10am to 10pm Hot August Nights Host Venue at the Grand Sierra Resort – Vendors, Entertainment, Show-n-Shines & much more!
10am to 10pm

Sparks Victorian Square Craft Fair, Nugget Casino Resorts East Parking Lot

10am to 10pm Acres of Champions Show-n-Shine – Atlantis Casino Resort
Noon to 2pm AutoCross – Presented by AMSOIL, Inc.  Reno/Sparks Livestock Events Center – 1340 N. Wells Ave., Reno – Admission $10 (Swap Meet included)
Noon to 10pm Cruisin Craft Fair – Atlantis Casino Resort
Noon to 10pm Classic Specialty Cars on display – Peppermill Resort
2pm to 10pm

Free Jelly Belly Beans – See the Jelly Belly Dragster – Peppermill Resort

4pm

Summit Racing Equipment’s Show-n-Shine Competition Awards Presentation – Downtown Reno 4th & Virginia Street

4pm to 8pm “Mill Mile” Show-n-Shine Judging – Peppermill Resort
5pm to 10pm Freestyle Hula Hoop – Atlantis Casino Resort
5pm to 10pm Cruise of Champions – Atlantis Casino Resort; Free Party Pack, Free T-Shirt, Commemorative Photo Available
5pm to 10pm Official “Mill Mile” Cruise – Peppermill Resort
6pm

Nugget Casino Resort Ultimate Classic Car Competition Awards Presentation – Sparks Outdoor Venue Stage

6pm to Midnight Drag Races & Burnouts – Nugget Casino Resort West Parking Lot – Nightly Prizes – Gates Open at 5:30pm & Close at 11:30pm – Admission $10.00 daily
6pm to Midnight The General Lee Drag Racing Exhibitions at the Hot August Nights Drag Races – Nugget Casino Resort West Parking Lot – Gates Open at 5:30pm & Close at 11:30pm – Admission $10.00 daily
7 pm

Grand Sierra Resort’s $10,000 “Classic Cherry Show-n-Shine” Awards Presentation – Grand Sierra Resort Outdoor Venue Stage

7pm to 8pm Guinness World Records Hula Hoop Contest Atlantis Casino Resort
7pm to 10pm Controlled Cruise – Downtown Reno
7pm to 10pm Controlled Cruise – Downtown Sparks
7pm to 10:30pm Official Hot August Nights Prom – Baldini’s Casino 2nd Floor Sierra Room – Featuring Ronny & The Classics – Reminisce the Prom Days and Dance with your Honey to good old Rock-N-Roll – 895 South Rock Blvd., Sparks Tickets $12.95 at http://www.BaldinisSposrts.com or (775) 358-0116
8pm Black & White Cookie Eating Contest – Atlantis Casino Resort – Sign up at the Outdoor Stage
10pm

“Mill Mile” Show-n-Shine Finalist Awards Cabaret Stage at the Peppermill Resort

10:15pm Cruise of Champions Awards – Atlantis Casino Resort (Indoor Cabaret Stage)

Friday, August 11
RENO-SPARKS

7am to Noon Special Elite Hot August Nights Car Participant Breakfast Menu – Get a $5 Complete Breakfast & Receive $3 Back in FREE Slot Play – Baldini’s Casino – 895 South Rock Blvd., Sparks
7am to 4pm Hot August Nights Swap Meet & Cool Car Showroom – Reno/Sparks Livestock Events Center – 1350 N. Wells Ave., Reno – Admission $10 (AutoCross & Drifting included)
8am to 7pm Car Participant Check-In & Registration – Grand Sierra Resort SILVER STATE PAVILION
9am to 4pm Hot August Nights Cup Show-n-Shine Presented by Downtown Reno – Corner of 4th & Virginia Street
9am to 4pm Grand Sierra Resort’s $10,000 “Classic Cherry Show-n-Shine” – Grand Sierra Resort
9am to 4pm Nugget Casino Resort Ultimate Classic Car Competition – All General Motors Products Will Be Judged
9am to 4pm Nugget Casino Resort’s Best Stock Restored & Best Stock Original Competition – All Makes Victorian Square, Sparks
9am to 4pm Summit Racing Equipment presents the Downtown Reno Show-n-Shine Competition with Judging & Awards
9am to 5pm Motorsports Auction Group (MAG) Doors Open for Viewing, Vendors & Displays – Reno/Sparks Convention Center – 4590 S. Virginia Street, Reno – Admission: $20
9am to 8pm AutoCross & Drifting Presented by AMSOIL, Inc. Reno/Sparks Livestock Events Center – 1350 N. Wells Ave., Reno – Admission $10 (Swap Meet included)
10am to 4pm Vintage Trailer Revival Celebrity Choice Judged Show-n-Shine – Washoe County’s Rancho San Rafael Regional Park – 1595 N. Sierra Street, Reno
10am to 5pm Big Boy’s Toy Store – Reno Events Center Downtown Reno Corner of 4th & Center Street
10am to 5pm The Dazzling Diva, A Tantalizing & Unique Boutique for the Ladies while the Men Shop the Big Boy’s Toy Store – Reno Ballroom, Downtown Reno Corner of 4th & Center Street
10am to 6pm Poker Walk Public Registration – Downtown Reno Poker Walk Booth 4th & Virginia St.
10am to 8pm Free Hot August Nights Commemorative T-Shirt for Registered Hot August Nights Car Participants – One per Car while Supplies Last  Pick Up at the Baldini’s Casino Player’s Club  895 South Rock Blvd., Sparks
10am to 10pm Hot August Nights Host Venue at the Grand Sierra Resort – Vendors, Entertainment, Show-n-Shines & much more!
10am to 10pm

Sparks Victorian Square Craft Fair, Nugget Casino Resorts East Parking Lot

10am to 10pm Acres of Champions Show-n-Shine – Atlantis Casino Resort
Noon to 2pm AutoCross – Presented by AMSOIL, Inc.  Reno/Sparks Livestock Events Center – 1340 N. Wells Ave., Reno – Admission $10 (Swap Meet included)
Noon to 10pm Cruisin Craft Fair – Atlantis Casino Resort
Noon to 10pm Classic Specialty Cars on display – Peppermill Resort
2pm to 10pm Free Jelly Belly Beans – See the Jelly Belly Dragster – Peppermill Resort
3pm Hot August Nights Cup Top 10 Finalists Announced – Presented by Downtown Reno Corner of 4th & Virginia Street
4pm Summit Racing Equipment’s Show-n-Shine Competition Awards Presentation – Downtown Reno 4th & Virginia Street
4pm to 8pm “Mill Mile” Show-n-Shine Judging – Peppermill Resort
5pm to 10pm Freestyle Hula Hoop – Atlantis Casino Resort
5pm to 10pm Cruise of Champions – Atlantis Casino Resort; Free Party Pack, Free T-Shirt, Commemorative Photo Available
5pm to 10pm Official “Mill Mile” Cruise – Peppermill Resort
6pm Nugget Casino Resort Ultimate Classic Car Competition Awards Presentation – Sparks Outdoor Venue Stage
6pm to Midnight Drag Races & Burnouts – Nugget Casino Resort West Parking Lot – Nightly Prizes – Gates Open at 5:30pm & Close at 11:30pm – Admission $10.00 daily
6pm to Midnight The General Lee Drag Racing Exhibitions at the Hot August Nights Drag Races – Nugget Casino Resort West Parking Lot – Gates Open at 5:30pm & Close at 11:30pm – Admission $10.00 daily
7pm

Grand Sierra Resort’s $10,000 “Classic Cherry Show-n-Shine” Awards Presentation – Grand Sierra Resort Outdoor Venue Stage

7pm to 8pm Guinness World Records Hula Hoop Contest – Atlantis Casino Resort
7pm to 10pm Controlled Cruise – Downtown Reno
7pm to 10pm Controlled Cruise – Downtown Sparks
8pm Twinkie Eating Contest – Atlantis Casino Resort – Sign up at the Outdoor Stage
9:45pm Hot August Nights Fireworks Extravaganza Downtown Reno – Presented by the Silver Legacy Resort Casino
10pm

2017 Jaguar XE & Prize Giveaway – Atlantis Casino Resort (Indoor Cabaret Stage)

10pm “Mill Mile” Show-n-Shine Finalist Awards  Cabaret Stage at the Peppermill Resort
10:15pm Cruise of Champions Awards – Atlantis Casino Resort (Indoor Cabaret Stage)

Saturday, August 12
RENO-SPARKS

7am to Noon Special Elite Hot August Nights Car Participant Breakfast Menu – Get a $5 Complete Breakfast & Receive $3 Back in FREE Slot Play – Baldini’s Casino – 895 South Rock Blvd., Sparks
7am to 2pm Hot August Nights Swap Meet & Cool Car Showroom – Reno/Sparks Livestock Events Center – 1350 N. Wells Ave., Reno – Admission $10 (Drifting included)
8am to 1pm Car Participant Check-In & Registration – Grand Sierra Resort – SILVER STATE PAVILION
9am to 2pm Summit Racing Equipment Presents the Downtown Reno Show-n-Shine Competition with Judging & Awards
9am to 4pm Hot August Nights Cup Display & Final Judging of the Top 10 Finalists at the Motorsports Auction – Reno Sparks Convention Center  4590 S. Virginia Street – Presented by Downtown Reno
9am to 4pm Celebrity Choice Show-n-Shine – Grand Sierra Resort
9am to 4pm Celebrity Choice Show-n-Shine – Reno
9am to 4pm Celebrity Choice Show-n-Shine – Sparks
9am to 4pm Grand Sierra Resort’s $10,000 “Classic Cherry Show-n-Shine” – Grand Sierra Resort
9am to 5pm Motorsports Auction Group (MAG) Doors Open for Viewing, Vendors & Displays – Reno/Sparks Convention Center – 4590 S. Virginia Street, Reno – Admission: $20
9am to 8pm Drifting Presented by AMSOIL, Inc. Reno/Sparks Livestock Events Center – 1350 N. Wells Ave., Reno – Admission $10 (Swap Meet included)
10 am Jenny’s Studio of Dance Performance Outdoor Venue Stage – Victorian Square, Sparks
10am to 4pm Vintage Trailer Revival Show-n-Shine – Washoe County’s Rancho San Rafael Regional Park 1595 N. Sierra Street, Reno
10am to 5pm Poker Walk Card Stops – Downtown Reno Hands Back by 5pm – 4th & Virginia Street
10am to 5pm Big Boy’s Toy Store – Reno Events Center Downtown Reno Corner of 4th & Center Street
10am to 5pm The Dazzling Diva, A Tantalizing & Unique Boutique for the Ladies while the Men Shop the Big Boy’s Toy Store – Reno Ballroom, Downtown Reno Corner of 4th & Center Street
10am to 8pm Free Hot August Nights Commemorative T-Shirt for Registered Hot August Nights Car Participants – One per Car while Supplies Last  Pick Up at the Baldini’s Casino Player’s Club  895 South Rock Blvd., Sparks
10am to 10pm Hot August Nights Host Venue at the Grand Sierra Resort – Vendors, Entertainment, Show-n-Shines & much more!
10am to 10pm Sparks Victorian Square Craft Fair, Nugget Casino Resorts East Parking Lot
10am to 10pm Acres of Champions Show-n-Shine – Atlantis Casino Resort
Noon to 10pm Cruisin Craft Fair – Atlantis Casino Resort
Noon to 10pm Classic Specialty Cars on display – Peppermill Resort
2pm Summit Racing Equipment’s Show-n-Shine Competition Awards Presentation – Downtown Reno venue stage – 4th & Virginia Street
2 pm to 10pm Free Jelly Belly Beans – See the Jelly Belly Dragster – Peppermill Resort
5pm to 10pm Freestyle Hula Hoop – Atlantis Casino Resort
5pm to 10pm Cruise of Champions – Atlantis Casino Resort; Free Party Pack, Free T-Shirt, Commemorative Photo Available
5pm to 10pm Official “Mill Mile” Cruise – Peppermill Resort
6pm Hot August Nights Cup Awards Presentation Presented by Downtown Reno Corner of 4th & Virginia Street
6pm Nugget Casino Resort Ultimate Classic Car Competition Best of Show Awards Presentation Sparks Outdoor Venue Stage
6pm to Midnight Drag Races & Burnouts – Nugget Casino Resort West Parking Lot – Nightly Prizes – Gates Open at 5:30pm & Close at 11:30pm – Admission $10.00 daily
6pm to Midnight The General Lee Drag Racing Exhibitions at the Hot August Nights Drag Races – Nugget Casino Resort West Parking Lot – Gates Open at 5:30pm & Close at 11:30pm – Admission $10.00 daily
7pm Grand Sierra Resort’s $10,000 “Classic Cherry Show-n-Shine” Awards Presentation – Grand Sierra Resort Outdoor Venue Stage
7pm to 8pm Guinness World Records Hula Hoop Contest Atlantis Casino Resort
7pm to 10pm Controlled Cruise – Downtown Reno
7pm to 10pm Controlled Cruise – Downtown Sparks
8pm Chicago Dogs Eating Contest – Atlantis Casino Resort – Sign up at the Outdoor Stage
8pm to 9pm “Mill Mile” Show-n-Shine Finalist Competition – Audience Choice $10,000 Awarded – Peppermill Resort
9:45pm Hot August Nights Fireworks Extravaganza Downtown Reno – Presented by the Silver Legacy Resort Casino
10:15pm Cruise of Champions Awards – Atlantis Casino Resort (Indoor Cabaret Stage)

Sunday, August 13
RENO-SPARKS

7am to Noon Special Elite Hot August Nights Car Participant Breakfast Menu – Get a $5 Complete Breakfast & Receive $3 Back in FREE Slot Play – Baldini’s Casino – 895 South Rock Blvd., Sparks
7am to 10am Parade Classic Car Staging – University of Nevada Reno
8:30am Car Awards Presentation & Parade of Champions – Downtown Reno – 4th & Virginia Streets – Presented by the Bonanza Casino
10am Official Hot August Nights Grand Finale Parade Downtown Reno
10am Free Hot August Nights Commemorative T-Shirt for Registered Hot August Nights Car Participants – One per Car while Supplies Last Pick Up at the Baldini’s Casino Player’s Club 895 South Rock Blvd., Sparks
1pm, 3pm & 5pm $10,000 All-Cash Sunday Drawings – Atlantis Casino Resort

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