Schedule

September 17-18, 2021

Central City, Colorado

Bring the entire family to relive the 1950s fun—hot rods, live music, excellent food, 24 hour gaming, all to the sound of uncapped vintage motors set in beautiful mountain scenery in a historic gold mining town.

Event: The 5th Annual Hot Rod Hill Climb

Course: The Hill Climb course will wind up Spring Street out of Central City, then left and right switch backs that climb to Virginia Canyon Road and rise 350 feet above Central City. Cars will return on the Central City Parkway back to the Staging/Pit area.

Location: Central City, Colorado (45 minutes west of Denver)

Date: Friday September 17 and Saturday September 18, 2019


General Admission: FREE!

Pit Passes $10: Get close to the Hot Rods and Drivers Running the Hill! (13 and older) available at the gate

Event Registration $50: Includes Reliability Run, VIP Party Friday, Pit Pass, Peak to Peak run, Show parking on Main Street

Hot Rod Hill Climb Registration $150 Drive your early 1950’s styled Hot Rod in the Hill Climb and the Reliability Run. You must be approved, Email Nick with photos and details.


Schedule: (tentative)

Friday 9/17/2020

8 AM – 3 PM          Reliability Run – Starts in Central City, CO

   Pick-up your Registration Packets here 8am-10am  

   You will easily make it back to Central City by 3pm

Noon – 5 PM          Driver Tech Inspection at Big T Lot

Noon – 5 PM          Driver Check-in at Big T Lot

1 PM – 5 PM           Live Music on Main Street in Central City

1:00-5:00         Poudre Valley Playboys

Noon  – 6 PM          Food Court & Beer Garden behind Dostal Alley in Central City  

7 PM – midnight     VIP Kick-Off Party Registered Event participants only (event registration here)

All Day                      Gaming is 24 hour, Food & Drinks, Entertainment, Mine Tours, Recreation, Shows and more to come

 

Saturday 9/18/2021

10 AM – 6:30 PM   Downtown Central City Vendors and Live Music

10am-11:30      Mad Dog & the Smokin’ J’s
12pm-1:30        Sugar Britches
2:00-3:30         GT & the Sidewinders
4:00-5:30         Ethyl & the Regulars

9 AM – 4 PM          Hot Rod Hill Climb Feature Event Early 50s Hot Rods, just like 1954

Noon  – 6 PM         Food Court & Beer Garden behind Dostal Alley in Central City  

4 PM – 5 PM           Closing Ceremonies on Main Street on Band Stand – Awards and Club Picks

5 PM – midnight    KOA has restaurant and playground for kids

All Day                    Gaming is 24 hour, Food & Drinks, Entertainment, Mine Tours, Recreation, Shows and more to come

 

Thom Taylor

Thom Taylor Approved

Ride a Casino Bus:

Avoid parking and ride a bus

Free Parking:

Free parking at the Century and Grand Z Casino Lots

Free parking at the Teller Opera House lot and the Prosser Lot just up west of the opera house

 Press Credentials

Press and media relations, please register here. We’ll be contacting you via email.