Goodguys 18th Meguiar’s Del Mar Nationals

April 6-8, 2018
Del Mar Fairgrounds
2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd., Del Mar, CA 92014

 

General Information


Event Contact Information:

  • Goodguys Office Phone: (925) 838-9876
  • Del Mar Fairgrounds Website | (858) 755-1161
  • Facility Map

Event Hours:

  • Friday, April 6 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
  • Saturday, April 7 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
  • Sunday, April 8 - 8:00am to 3:00pm

 

Pricing


Vehicle Registration & Pricing:

Member Registration Prices Cost Registration Dates
At-Event Registration $55.00 Apr. 5 - Apr. 7, 2018
At-Event All American Sunday $30.00 Apr. 8, 2018

 

Non-Member Registration Prices Cost Registration Dates
At-Event Registration $70.00 Apr. 5 - Apr. 7, 2018
At-Event All American Sunday $40.00 Apr. 8, 2018

 

Spectator Admission & Pricing:

Spectator Pricing Online Pre-Sale*  At The Gate
Goodguys Member General Admission (ages 13+) $15.00 (Before 4/6/18) $15.00
Non-Member General Admission (ages 13+) $17.00 (Before 4/6/18) $20.00
Kids (ages 7-12) $6.00 $6.00
Kids (ages 6 & under) N/A Free

 

Get Tickets

 

   
Parking $14.00 charged by Del Mar Fairgrounds
Goodguys Member Discount Show your current membership card and valid ID to receive $5 off your General Admission Ticket when purchased at the gate!
Military Discount Show your active or retired military ID for $5 off your General Admission Ticket when purchased at the gate!
* Advanced Purchase Online General Admission Discount offer ends at 11:59pm on Thursday, April 5, 2018.

 

What's On Tap


Show Features
  • Over 2,500 Rods, Customs, Classics, Muscle Cars and Trucks thru '87
  • Indoor Car Show - Including Street Rod d'Elegance Competition
  • Spectre Performance All American Sunday welcoming American made or powered vehicles of all years
  • Goodguys AutoCross - Featuring 16 car "Duel in Del Mar" presented by Classic Performance Products
  • Nitro Thunderfest Dragster Exhibition presented by FuelCurve.com
  • Burn Out Competition
  • Vendor & Manufacturer Exhibits
  • PPG Lowrider Palace - special indoor display
  • Swap Meet
  • Cars 4 Sale Corral
  • Live music entertainment with Republic of Music
  • Model & Pedal Car Show
  • Kids Zone - Free Arts and crafts, games, prizes & more!
  • Kids Free Revell Model Car Make-N-Take - Get your kids involved in model building.
  • Complimentary Guest Shuttles provided from spectator parking
  • 17 Hands Bar & Grill- menu
  • Featured Club: San Diego Roadsters
2018 Weekend Happenin's

Road Tours & Parties
  • Thursday Poker Run (leaves registration at 11:00am)
  • Goodguys Cruise to Ol' Del Mar (Pleasanton, CA to Del Mar, CA) - details
Special Awards
Saturday Specialty Parking Areas

 Saturday Specialty Parking Areas are a huge attraction at Goodguys events! Held on Saturday (at all events) from 7am-Noon, these areas offer distinctive parking in high-traffic areas of the shows for specific genres of cars and trucks, dash plaques for all participants and a shot at a Goodguys award!

 * Please Note: Pop-up tents are not allowed in the Saturday Special Parking Areas

Goodguys AutoCross

Featuring 16 car “Duel in Del Mar” presented by Classic Performance Parts

Participation Information


Show & Shine Pre-Registration

 

Pre-Registration has closed for this event. For "At-Event" registration, please see below. 

 

For all vehicles 1987 and older, we offer the opportunity for you to participate in and display your vehicle at the show with a "Show & Shine Registration" good for all three days of the event. Your registration comes with space to display your vehicle as well as a Goodguys goodie bag, (2) adult weekend passes, children's passes, the opportunity to participate in Goodguys AutoCross, the chance to win a Goodguys Award, and more!

Goodguys Members
Pre-register up to two days prior to the show to display your vehicle in our Show & Shine for all three days of the show. Members pre-registering by March 25, 2018 will save $10 Off the at-event price and will pay just $45. There are no discounts for Members pre-registering their vehicle after March 25, 2018.

Not a Goodguys member?
No problem, you can register your vehicle for our Show & Shine at At-Event Registration the weekend of the event for a cost of $70.

You can become a Goodguys Member for as little as $20 (Silver Membership) or $35 (Gold Membership). Your Goodguys membership not only gets you 12 monthly digital or hard-copy issues of the Goodguys Gazette Magazine, it also gets you loads of exclusive Goodguys Members-Only benefits and perks including discounts on car registrations, a personalized ID card and more!

 

Become A Goodguys Member Today

or call (925) 838-9876.

** Please Note: The final day to pre-register online without discount for this event is 4/3/18 (3 days prior to the event). All Members/participants pre-registering their vehicle after 3/25/18 must provide a valid email address where the event confirmation will be sent.

Spectre Performance All American Sunday Pre-Registration

For the car guys and gals who own a vehicle newer than our 1987 cut-off date, we offer the Spectre Performance "All American Sunday Registration" for all years of American made and/or powered vehicles on Sunday, April 8th only. Your registration comes with space to display your vehicle on Sunday only as well as a Goodguys goodie bag, (2) one-day general admission passes good for only Sunday, children's passes, the opportunity to participate in Goodguys AutoCross, the chance to win a Goodguys Award, and more!

If you are a Goodguys Member, you can pre-register to display your vehicle at our Spectre Performance All American Sunday, online or by phone at (925) 838-9876 until 4/3/18 or you can register on the Sunday of the event at Del Mar Fairgrounds between 7am-Noon for just $30.

Non-Members can register their vehicle for our Spectre Performance All American Sunday on the Sunday of the event at the Del Mar Hilton located at 15575 Jimmy Durante Blvd. on Del Mar, CA between 7am-Noon. Registration for non-members is just $40 ($30 with the discount coupon below).

 

 

* Please Note: Online Pre-Registration without discount closes at midnight on 4/3/13 (3 days prior to the event)

At-Event Vehicle Registration
If you miss the pre-registration cut-off date for this event, which is 4/3/18, don't worry. You can still register your vehicle the weekend of the show at the Del Mar Hilton, located at 15575 Jimmy Durante Blvd in Del Mar, CA, during the following hours:

  • Thursday 4/5/18 - 9:00am to 6:00pm
  • Friday 4/6/18 - 7:00am to 6:00pm
  • Saturday 4/7/18 - 7:00am to 3:00pm
  • Sunday 4/8/18 - 7:00am to noon
Swap Meet & Cars 4 Sale Corral
If you would like to sell automotive parts or memorabilia in the Swap Meet or a vehicle in the Cars 4 Sale Corral, please contact the Swap Meet Director for this event using the information below:

Bob Kerkel
5532 East Galvin
Cave Creek, AZ 85331
(480) 488-3607
kerkel@live.com

Model & Pedal Car Show
If you are interested in participating in the Model & Pedal Car show, please contact contact Glen Day 858-945-5757 glennday@san.rr.com.

Model & Pedal Car Show Flyer (coming soon)
Commercial Vendors
If you are interested in being a Commercial Vendor at this event click here for details.

Additional Information


Book Your Stay

Goodguys has partnered with many quality and convenient local area hotels to provide travelers discounted nightly rates. Space is limited so book your rooms today!

Preferred Hotel List

 

Be sure to ask for the Goodguys rate or click on the booking link

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Plan Your Weekend

Make a vacation out of your trip to a Goodguys show by exploring and experiencing the many great local attractions, sporting events, museums, gardens and restaurants in the surrounding area.

Details On Local Attractions
Camping
Limited onsite RV camping is available for $38.00 per night. Campsites include full hook-ups and are first come, first serve. For more info call (858) 755-1161 ext. 2309.

Facility Map
Media Inquiries
For all media inquiries, please contact Betsy Bennett at (503) 246-0237 or e-mail her here.

Important Reminders

No personal golf carts or motorized conveyances are permitted at any Goodguys event. Exceptions will be made for disabled participants with single-person conveyances only. 

 For the safety and comfort of all of our customers, smoking of any type, weapons of any type, pets (with the exception of service animals), cans, glass bottles, bicycles, scooters, skateboards and roller/inline skates are not permitted within the gates of a Goodguys event.

No BBQ's allowed into this event.

Last modified on Saturday, 30 June 2018 10:40

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