2021 Goodguys Event Schedule

Nineteen-Event Season for 2021 Goodguys Event Schedule!

Goodguys Rod & Custom Associationgoodguys logo is proud to announce its 2021 Goodguys event schedule featuring nineteen events in thirteen markets across the United States, including the addition of a second fall event in Del Mar, California.

The all-new Goodguys 1st So-Cal Nationals will take place at the Del Mar Fairgrounds the weekend of October 1-3 and will embrace and celebrate southern California’s longtime and unprecedented passion for classic automotive culture with several new features including a dedicated indoor VW showcase, a classic off-road 4×4 vehicle exhibit, a vintage trailer exhibit, So-Cal themed automotive art gallery and more.

2021 Goodguys Event Schedule

Another major change takes place in the “Music City”. For 2021 Nashville has a new date and title sponsor – The 15th BASF Nashville Nationals moves from its former mid-June date to Memorial Day weekend, May 28-30 at Nissan Stadium in downtown Nashville, TN. This new date will ignite the summer hot rodding season for Goodguys and features the annual Goodguys 2021 TANKS Inc “Hot Rod of the Year” competition.

2021 Goodguys Event Schedule

The remaining seventeen 2021 events are scheduled for their traditional annual weekends and each promise to deliver a unique experience fit for the whole family while showcasing thousands of candy-and-chromed hot rods, muscle cars, customs, classics and tricked out trucks through 1987 vintage. Additionally, all sixteen “national” events will incorporate All-American Sunday, welcoming all American made and powered vehicles of all years to the show to cap off each weekend’s festivities.


Highlighting the 2021 schedule will be Goodguys’ “Mid-Summer Classic” – the 30th Speedway Motors Heartland Nationals presented by BASF scheduled for Independence Day weekend, July 2-4 in Des Moines, Iowa and the “Big One” – the Goodguys 23rd Summit Racing Nationals presented by PPG (formerly the PPG Nationals) taking place the following weekend, July 9-11 at the Ohio Expo Center in Columbus, Ohio.

The Goodguys AutoCross timed racing series continues to grow in both popularity and participation. For 2021 autocross competition will take place at seventeen events with each race featuring class shootouts on the Saturday afternoon of each event. The Goodguys AutoCross season will come to a crescendo at the Goodguys 24th Speedway Motors Southwest Nationals in Scottsdale, Arizona with the “Duel in the Desert” featuring the season’s fastest thirty-two cars in a shootout to determine the Goodguys 2021 AutoCrosser of the Year.

For more information, to register a vehicle or to purchase tickets for any 2021 event, please CLICK HERE. The complete schedule of event dates and locations is listed below:

Goodguys 11th LMC Truck Spring Lone Star Nationals

Featuring the Autocross series Tremec “Lone Star” Shootout
March 12-14, 2021
Texas Motor Speedway – Ft. Worth, Texas

Goodguys 11th FiTech Fuel Injection Spring Nationals

Featuring the Autocross series Autometer “Spring Shootout”
March 19-21, 2021
WestWorld of Scottsdale – Scottsdale, Arizona

Goodguys 38th All American Get-Together

Featuring the Autocross series “American” Shootout
March 27 & 28, 2021
Alameda County Fairgrounds – Pleasanton, California

Goodguys 20th Meguiar’s Del Mar Nationals

Featuring the Autocross series CPP “Duel in Del Mar” Shootout
April 9-11, 2021
Del Mar Fairgrounds — Del Mar, California

Goodguys 6th Griot’s Garage North Carolina Nationals

Featuring the Autocross series “Rumble in Raleigh” Shootout
April 23-25, 2021
North Carolina State Fairgrounds – Raleigh, North Carolina

Goodguys 2nd RaceDeck Salt Lake Nationals

Featuring the Autocross series “Great Salt Lake” Shootout
May 21-23, 2021
Utah State Fairpark—Salt Lake City, Utah

Goodguys 15th BASF Nashville Nationals

Featuring the Autocross series “Music City Mayhem” Shootout
May 28-30, 2021
Nissan Stadium, Nashville, Tennessee

Goodguys 27th Summer Get-Together

Featuring the Autocross series “Muscle Car” Shootout
June 5 & 6, 2021
Alameda County Fairgrounds – Pleasanton, California

Goodguys 30th Speedway Motors Heartland Nationals presented by BASF

Featuring the Autocross series “Duel in Des Moines” Shootout
July 2-4, 2021
Iowa State Fairgrounds – Des Moines, Iowa

Goodguys 23rd Summit Racing Nationals presented by PPG

Featuring the Autocross series Forgeline “Buckeye” Shootout
July 9-11, 2021
Ohio Expo Center – Columbus, Ohio

Goodguys 33rd Griot’s Garage Pacific Northwest Nationals

July 23-25, 2021
Washington State Fair Events Center – Puyallup, Washington

Goodguys 19th Great Northwest Nationals

August 13-15, 2021
Spokane County Fair & Expo Center – Spokane, Washington

Goodguys 2nd Grundy Collector Car Insurance Great American Nationals

Featuring the Autocross series “Steel” Shootout
August 20-22, 2021
York Expo Center — York, Pennsylvania

Goodguys 34th West Coast Nationals presented by BASF

Featuring the Autocross series FiTech EFI “West Coast” Shootout
August 27-29, 2021
Alameda County Fairgrounds – Pleasanton, California

Goodguys 23rd Colorado Nationals presented by Griot’s Garage

Featuring the Autocross series “Western” Shootout
September 10-12, 2021
The Ranch Events Complex – Loveland, Colorado

Goodguys 28th Summit Racing Lone Star Nationals

Featuring the Autocross series Summit Racing “Big Hoss” Shootout
September 24-26, 2021
Texas Motor Speedway – Fort Worth, Texas

Goodguys 1st So-Cal Nationals

Featuring the Autocross series “Pacific Coast” Shootout
October 1-3, 2021
Del Mar Fairgrounds – Del Mar, CA

Goodguys 31st Autumn Get-Together

Featuring the Autocross series KICKER “Fall” Shootout
November 13 & 14, 2021
Alameda County Fairgrounds – Pleasanton, California

Goodguys 24th Speedway Motors Southwest Nationals presented by Barrett-Jackson

Featuring the Autocross series “Duel in the Desert” Shootout
November 19-21, 2021
WestWorld of Scottsdale—Scottsdale, Arizona