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Old Town Car Show

Presented by Nelsen's Auto Tech Center & Heilbrun's NAPA 

Celebrating Nelsen's Auto Tech Centers 70th Anniversary!



Hundreds of great hot rods, vintage cars and classic trucks will be on display in Downtown Fort Collins. Enjoy the atmosphere of historic Old Town while viewing hundreds of custom cars, street rods, fat fender street rods, muscle cars, classic motorcycles, and classic cars & trucks. Come down and join us at the Old Town Car Show and help us celebrate Nelsen's Auto Tech Center's 70th anniversary!


When: May 20, 2017

Event Hours: 10:00am - 3:00pm

Location: Downtown Fort Collins, CO - E. Mountain Ave, E. Walnut St., N. Remington Ave., N. Mathews St. at Mountain Ave.

Cost: Free for Spectators

Info: (970) 484-6500


This year fans will be voting for Nelsen's Nicest Nine, 9 categories to help celebrate Nelsen's 70th anniversary.

Stop by the information booth on May 2oth to vote for the following categories:

Best Street Rod (1959 & Earlier) 

Best Vintage Stock/ OEM Original (1900 - 1960)

 Best Stock/ OEM Original (1961 - 2017)

Best Modified (all years) 

Best Muscle Cars (1960 - 1985) 

Best Late Model (1986 - 2017)

Best Import (all years) 

Best Truck (all years) 

Best in SHOW (all vehicles will be eligible for this)



Interested in featuring a vehicle in the Old Town Car Show? Follow this link to sign up.



Interested in volunteering for this event? Follow this link to view current volunteer opportunities!

New to volunteering with the DBA? Follow this link to create an account!


If you are a food vendor, please click here to fill out an application. 

If you are a non-food vendor, please click here to fill out an application. 


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