Rev your engines and shine your bumpers for the 8th annual Eli’s Block Party! March 20, 2021! Event details are developing, so be sure to check back often or subscribe to our social media channels. This open car show is at the Bethel Church of Christ building, 26772 Capshaw Rd, Athens, Alabama 35613. Big blocks and small blocks, bring all you've got to the Block Party!
Cruise-in parking or judged-show parking with over 50 trophies and awards, including this year's Featured Class CORVETTE. Participants registered for judging are eligible for a mix of awarded and popular choices like Sponsor's Choice, Celebrity's Choice, plus our Headlight Hero's Choice trophies and more. This year, a new award for The Best Story!! (We want to know why your car is special.) Prize drawings every hour, plus $100 cash every hour for registered participants only.
Pre-registration for judged participation is $20 and Cruise-In is $8 with an opportunity to pre-order an event T-shirt (no extras to be sold, must pre-register and pre-order). At the Show registration is $25 for judged participants and is open 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. Cruise-In guests wishing to park on the show grounds may register up until 12 p.m. for $10. The event time frame is 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. with the award ceremony starting at about 1 p.m. We boast the best goodie bags around for registered participants, but only while they last so come early. Registered participants are invited to sound off and show off at the judged Exhaust Explosion competition (2-6cyl, 8-12cyl) for $10 judged by Kris Walker of ROUSH Racing and David Sharp of Sharp Sound. Winners in each category receive a gift card. The Mustang Man Joseph Scott will be at the mic while you enjoy music, vendors, BBQ by Smokin' Box, at this family-oriented car show in Athens. We put the money we raise directly in the hand that holds the microscope, so you get more bang for your charitable buck.
Pre-registered guests have the option to pre-order a t-shirt (there will be no extras at the show) and enjoy a discounted registration fee and expedited registration. Go here for more details.