6th Griot’s Garage North Carolina Nationals

April 23-25, 2021

North Carolina State Fairgrounds

It's our 10th anniversary hosting the Spring Lone Star Nationals! We have no clue where the time went but we know if flew by because we were having so much fun in the Lone Star state.

6th Griot’s Garage North Carolina Nationals

April 23-25, 2021

North Carolina State Fairgrounds

We're heading back for our sixth year at the beautiful North Carolina State Fairgrounds to check the best rides in the Carolina's and beyond . Check out all the event information below and get ready for the good times!

Rally In Raleigh

April 23 - 25, 2021

North Carolina State Fairgrounds
1025 Blue Ridge Rd., Raleigh, NC 27607

Friday, April 23 - 8:00am to 5:00pm

Saturday, April 24 -  8:00am to 5:00pm

Sunday, April 25 - 8:00am to 3:00pm

We can't wait to see you at the
Goodguys 6th Griot’s Garage North Carolina Nationals

We can't wait to see you at the
Goodguys 6th Griot’s Garage North Carolina Nationals


  • Now - April 11 2021

(no discount)

  • April 12 - April 20, 2021


  • April 22 - April 25, 2021

All American Sunday Only

Open to all cars American Made or Powered

All American Sunday

  • Jan. 1 - April 18, 2021

All American Sunday
At-Event Registration

  • April 25, 2021

Show Registration For Current Members

Goodguys Members can register their vehicle starting January 1st, 2020. The earlier you register, the more you'll save.

Register Over The Phone - call 925-838-9876

Pre-registration discount - 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.

At-Event Registration - North Carolina State Fairgrounds

Just looking for Spectator Tickets?

Show Registration For Non-Members

Not a Goodguys member but still have an amazing ride you'd like to cruise into the event? No problem! While there are certain benefits to being a member, we never exclude any hot rodder that wants to come mix it up at our shows.

Non-members can only register At-Event.

At Event Registration

  • April 22-24, 2021

At-Event All American Sunday

  • April 25, 2021

Want to know more about what being a Goodguys Member is all about?

Show Features

Over 2,000 Rods, Customs, Classics, Muscle Cars and Trucks thru '87

All American Sunday welcoming American made or powered vehicles of all years

Goodguys AutoCross - Featuring 16 car "Rumble in Raleigh"

Indoor car show featuring Hot Rods, Customs and more

Nitro Thunderfest Dragster Exhibition

Goodguys Saturday Night Demolition Derby

Burn Out Competition

Swap Meet & Cars 4 Sale Corral

Kids Zone - Free Arts and crafts, games, prizes & more!

All event features subject to change.

Goodguys AutoCross

Demolition Derby

Swap Meet & Cars For Sale Corral

Burnout Competition

Nitro Thunderfest

Awards Ceremony @ 2:22pm

Show Time

Participant Information

Whether you're a first time attendee or seasoned show vet, we've outlined some key info to ensure you enjoy the show.

Did you know - we send out a complete "Event Pocket Schedule" event schedule right to your e-mail inbox so you never miss a moment at the show. 

At-Event Registration

If you miss the Pre-Registration cut-off date for this event, which is 4/20/21, don't worry. You can still register your vehicle the weekend of the show at the North Carolina State Fairgrounds during the following hours:

  • Thursday 4/22 - 10:00am to 5:00pm
  • Friday 4/23 - 7:00am to 5:00pm
  • Saturday 4/24 - 7:00am to 3:00pm
  • Sunday 4/25 - 7:00am to Noon


  • Friday: 9am to Noon & 1pm to 5pm
  • Saturday: 8am to Noon & 1pm to 3pm
  • Four 4 Car Shootouts Saturday: 3:30pm to 5pm
  • All American Sunday: 8am to 12:00pm & 12:30pm to 1:30pm
  • One 8 Car Shootout Sunday: 1:30pm-2pm


Are golf carts or motorized conveyances allowed at the show?

No personal golf carts or motorized conveyances are permitted at any Goodguys event. Exceptions will be made for disabled individuals with ADA approved conveyances only. Any additional inquiries or questions, please email info@good-guys.com

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.

For any further questions or concerns, please call our customer service team at (925) 838-9876.

Vendors & Media


For all media inquiries, please contact Jeremy Malcolm at Kahn Media at (818) 881-5246 ext.119 or email him here.

For media credentials, please use the Media Credentials Request Form



If you are interested in being a Commercial Vendor at this event click here for details.

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