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Goodguys 17th Great Northwest Nationals

August 17-19, 2018
Spokane County Fair & Expo Center
404 North Havana Street, Spokane, WA 99202


General Information

Event Contact Information:

  • Goodguys Office Phone: (925) 838-9876
  • Spokane County Fair & Expo Center Website | (509)477-1766
  • Facility Map

Event Hours:

  • Friday, August 17 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
  • Saturday, August 18 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
  • Sunday, August 19 - 8:00am to 3:00pm



Vehicle Registration & Pricing:

Member Registration Prices Cost Registration Dates
At-Event Registration $55.00 Aug. 16 - 18, 2018
Pre-Registration All American Sunday $30.00 Jan. 1 - Aug. 14, 2018
At-Event All American Sunday $30.00 Aug. 19, 2018
*Pre-registration discount is available only to Goodguys Members. Become a Goodguys Member today by calling (925)838-9876 or clicking here. All Show & Shine Registrations include (2) Weekend Passes to the show.


Non-Member Registration Prices Cost Registration Dates
At-Event Registration $70.00 Aug 16 - 19, 2018
At-Event All American Sunday $40.00 August 19, 2018


Spectator Admission & Pricing:

Spectator Pricing Online Pre-Sale* At The Gate
Goodguys Member General Admission (ages 13+) $12.00 (Before 8/17/18) $12.00
Non-Member General Admission (ages 13+) $14.00 (Before 8/17/18) $17.00
Kids (ages 7-12) $6.00 $6.00
Kids (ages 6 & under) N/A Free


Get Tickets


Parking Free
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, August 16, 2018.

What's On Tap

Show Features
  • Over 1,500 Rods, Customs, Classics, Muscle Cars and Trucks thru '87
  • Spectre Performance All American Sunday welcoming American made or powered vehicles of all years
  • Vendor & Manufacturer Exhibits
  • Indoor Car Show
  • Nitro Thunderfest Dragster Exhibition presented by
  • Pinstripers Brush Bash
  • Model & Pedal Car Show
  • Swap Meet
  • Cars 4 Sale Corral
  • Kids Zone - Free Arts and crafts, games, prizes & more!
  • Live Music Entertainment
  • Goodgals Arts & Crafts Gallery
  • Featured Car Club: “Hassie” Car Club
2018 Weekend Happenin's

Road Tours & Parties
  • Hot Rod Cruise - Thursday, leaves from registration at 11am
  • Thursday Kick-Off Party - 5pm - Details coming soon
  • TGIF Party – 6pm at the Mirabeau Park Hotel - 1100 N. Sullivan Rd., Spokane Valley
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!

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 August 5, 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 August 5, 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 8/14/18. All Members/participants pre-registering their vehicle after 8/5/18 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 traditional 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, August 20th 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 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 8/14/18 or you can register on Sunday of the event at the Spokane County Fair & Expo Center 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 Spokane County Fair & Expo Center between 7am-Noon. Registration for Non-Members is just $40 ($30 with the discount coupon below).



* Please Note: Online Pre-Registration closes at midnight on 8/14/18 (3 days prior to the event)

At-Event Vehicle Registration
If you miss the pre-registration cut-off date for this event, which is 8/15/18, don't worry. You can still register your vehicle the weekend of the show at the Spokane County Fair & Expo Center during the following hours:

  • Thursday 8/16 - 10:00am to 5:00pm
  • Friday 8/17 - 7:00am to 5:00pm
  • Saturday 8/18 - 7:00am to 3:00pm
  • Sunday 8/19 - 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:

George Lawrence

Model & Pedal Car Show
If you are interested in participating in the Model & Pedal Car show, please contact David Zaccanti at (509) 868-8965.

Model & Pedal Car Show Flyer
Goodgals Arts & Crafts Gallery
If you are interested in participating in the Goodgals Arts & Crafts Gallery, please contact: 
Mavis Fischer
413 North 17th
Coeur d' Alene, ID 83814

Arts & Crafts Registration Flyer
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
RV camping is available on-site at the Spokane County Fair & Expo Center by calling Sue Kokkinen at 509-477-2770. Pricing is as follows:

  • Dry - $8.00/night
  • Electric Only - $19.00/night
  • Electric & Water - $26.00/night
Facility Map

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


Media Credential Request Form

Important Reminders

Online pre-registration with discount closes at midnight on 8/5/18.
Online pre-registration without discount closes at midnight on 8/14/18.

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 Wednesday, 15 August 2018 20:46


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