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Goodguys 13th Nashville Nationals

May 11 & 12, 2018
Nissan Stadium
1 Titans Way, Nashville, TN 37213


Please Note:  In an effort to provide the safest and most secure event possible, Nissan Stadium strictly enforces its “NFL Gameday” security regulations for all events taking place at the stadium.  As such, all spectators and registered participants will be subject to a security and bag-check upon entry to the stadium as well as to entering any other high security areas of the event.  Nissan Stadium strongly encourages spectators not to bring any type of bag to Nissan Stadium in an effort to expedite entry at the gates, but if you need to bring personal items to the event, please familiarize yourself with the NFL’s clear bag policy (See link below).

Additionally, it is important to know that:

1        Storage lockers will not be provided.
2        Strollers will be allowed in the parking lots, but for entrance to the stadium, they must come through Gate 6 to be checked
3        If you have any unapproved items at the bag check point, you will be asked to take it back to your vehicle.
4        Credentialed media ONLY are allowed to bring large cameras into the stadium but must enter at gate 6.

For Nissan Stadiums Security Guidelines and Bag Policy, CLICK HERE


General Information

Event Contact Information:


  • Friday, May 11 - 8:00am to 6:00pm
  • Saturday, May 12 - 8:00am to 8:00pm



Vehicle Registration & Pricing:

Member Registration Prices Cost Registration Dates
At-Event Registration $55.00 May 10 - 12, 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 May 10-12, 2018


Spectator Admission & Pricing:

Spectator Pricing Online Pre-Sale* At The Gate
Goodguys Members General Admission (ages 13+) $15.00 (Before 5/11/18) $15.00
Non-Member General Admission (ages 13+) $17.00 (Before 5/11/18) $20.00
Kids (ages 7-12) $6.00 $6.00
Kids (ages 6 & under) N/A Free


Get Tickets


Parking $10.00 charged by Nissan Stadium
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, May 10, 2018.


What's On Tap

Show Features
  • Over 2,500 Rods, Customs, Classics, Muscle Cars and Trucks thru '87
  • Expanded Saturday Hours - Now Open Until 8PM
  • Goodguys AutoCross - Featuring 16 car "Music City Mayhem" presented by Optima
  • Crowing of the Goodguys 2018 Tanks Hot Rod of the Year Award
  • Nitro Thunderfest Dragster Exhibition presented by
  • Vendors & Manufacturer Exhibits
  • Variety of Food Trucks and Food Court options.
  • Swap Meet
  • Cars 4 Sale Corral
  • Live Music Entertainment with The Moonshine Band and JP Clardy
  • 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 Shopper Shuttle Saturday 10am to 4pm to Opry Mills and Downtown Broadway on Saturday 10am - 4pm
2018 Weekend Happenin's
Road Tours & Parties
  • Thursday Kick-Off Party @ Advanced Plating 4pm - 8pm - details & directions
  • TGIF Party at the Nashville Airport Marriott
  • Saturday Night Party at Nissan Stadium
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 "Music City Mayhem" presented by Optima

Participation Information

Show & Shine Pre-Registration


Pre-registration has concluded for this event, please see At-Event Registration information below.


Goodguys Members Online Pre-Register Here Goodguys Members Print Pre-Register Here


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 both 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 three days prior to the show to display their vehicle in our Show & Shine for both days of the show. Members pre-registering by April 29, 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 April 29, 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 5/8/18 (3 days prior to the event).

At-Event Vehicle Registration
If you miss the pre-registration cut-off date for this event, which is 5/8/18, don't worry. You can still register your vehicle the weekend of the show at Nissan Stadium during the following hours:

  • Thursday 5/10 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
  • Friday 5/11 - 7:00am to 6:00pm
  • Saturday 5/12 - 7:00am to 5:00pm
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: Jeff Johnson
P.O. Box 21311
Columbus, OH 43221
(614) 268-1181


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


*NOTE - the Marriott Nashivlle (Host Hotel) has a strict NO car carrier trailer & RV parking policy.


  openicon new Click on the "open" icon in the map to view the full list of Hotels or click any icon for more info.


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

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

Facility Map

There is no RV camping available onsite. However, there are several campgrounds in the area as follows: Yogi Bear Jellystone Camp
2572 Music Valley Drive
Nashville, TN
(615) 889-4225 Nashville KOA
2626 Music Valley Drive
Nashville, TN
(800) 562-7789

Scooter Rentals
Event Scooters will provide the scooter rental service for this event. You can make reservations by calling 262-677-2697 or on their website by clicking here
Media Inquiries
For all media inquiries, please contact Betsy Bennett at (503) 246-0237 or e-mail her here.

Important Reminders

Pre-registration with discount available until 4/29/18.
Pre-registration without discount available until 5/8/18.

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 Tuesday, 12 June 2018 09:58


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