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American Royal BBQ Car Show

Kansas City Automotive Museum's

Kansas City Automotive Museum's

September 14, 2019-  11:00 AM to 3:30 PM

Car Show Details​

Registered Individuals Only

Day of Registration is Available

Check-In 8:15 AM - 9:00 AM

  • Check-in is located at the Homestead Miami entrance.

  • This entrance can only be used by vehicles with a Parking Pass. Your parking pass will be emailed to you no later than September 13. If you cannot print your parking pass ahead of time, you will be given one at check-in.

Holding 8:15 AM -9:00 AM

  • Kansas Speedway requires all car show vehicles to move onto the field in groups.

  • Daytona Drive is designated for car show holding.

  • Vehicles will be staged facing North on Daytona Drive. You will be staged in the order you check-in.

  • Kansas City Auto Museum Staff will be located in the holding area to direct traffic and will distribute goody bags containing 2 wristbands permitting entrance into the American Royal BBQ Show.

Trailer Parking

  • Trailers may be parked on the grass or gravel lots near Daytona Drive. Please reference event map.

Car Show Parking 11:00 AM - 3:30 PM

  • All show vehicles must be parked by 11:00 AM

  • All show vehicles will follow in a line behind the designated lead vehicle to the infield area at Turn 4.

  • Kansas City Auto Museum staff will be located at the infield to guide parking.


Judging & Awards 11:00 AM-2:00 PM

  • Judging for the car show is people's choice.

  • There are no classes.

  • Judging will take place between 11:00 AM and 2:00 PM.

  • Top three winners of people's choice will win a cash prize and a trophy.

  • Awards will be presented on the American Royal BBQ Competition Main Stage at 3:15 PM.

  • Only one vote per person.

Move-Out 3:30 PM

  • Move-out will begin at 3:30 PM. All participants must leave the field at the same time.

  • Vehicle owners must be at their vehicle at 3:15 PM for move out.

Re-Entry to The American Royal after the Car Show

  • You are allowed to re-enter after your vehicle is removed from the field.

  • You may park in any general public parking lot. You may also park in the trailer parking area away from general parking where security will be provided. You will not be required to pay for parking in the trailer parking area.

  • For re-entry, show your American Royal BBQ wrist band at any gate.

Purchasing Additional American Royal BBQ Tickets

  • If you plan to bring more than one passenger to the car show, you must purchase additional tickets on-line prior to entry into the BBQ.

Description of the American Royal BBQ Contest Event

The car show is part of a two day festival that is expected to draw a crowd of approximately 50,000 over the weekend. The festival also includes live music, BBQ marketplace, beer & wine for purchase, and for KIDS! - the Cow Town Family Fun Fest!



For more information visit www.KansasCityAutoMuseum.com or call 913-322-4227.