OctoberFort Worth, TX - OCT 1-3: 12th Lone Star Nationals at the Texas Motor Speedway. Rods, customs, muscle cars, and classics through '72. Vendors, swap meet, and cars for sale corral. For more info, contact Goodguys Rod & Custom Assn. at (925) 838-9876; visit www.good-guys.com.

French Camp, CA - OCT 18: 15th Annual Hot Rod Party at the Paulsen Ranch. American made or powered only. Show 'n' shine, swap meet, and vendors. For more info, contact Pete Paulsen Motor Sports at (209) 983-0271; visit www.petepaulsen.com.

Stockton, CA - OCT 10: 12th Annual Swap Meet and Truck Show at the San Joaquin County Fairgrounds. Over 20 trophies awarded. For more info, write P.O. Box 5330, Stockton, CA 95205; call (209) 948-5307.

Wilburton, OK - OCT 16: 18th Annual Fall Foliage Cruise at the Robbers Cave State Park. Pre-'73 cars and trucks. Free entry. For more info, write 101 W. Main, Wilburton, OK 74578; call (918) 465-3981.

Chesterbrook, PA - OCT 23: Cruise Night at the Chesterbrook Shopping Center sponsored by the Chester County Cruisers and Valley Forge REACT. From 5:00-9:00 p.m. For more info, call (610) 647-0401; e-mail chestercocruiser@aol.com.

Somerset, KY - OCT 23: Somernites Cruise in downtown Somerset. From 2:00-8:00 p.m., rain or shine. For more info, call (800) 642-6287; visit www.somernitescruise.com.

Charlotte, NC - OCT 29-31: 11th Southeastern Nationals at the Lowe's Motor Speedway. Rods, customs, muscle cars, and classics through '72. Vendors, swap meet, and cars for sale corral. For more info, contact Goodguys Rod & Custom Assn. at (925) 838-9876; visit www.good-guys.com.

Denison, TX - OCT 29-31: 7th Annual KKOA Blast with the Past at Loy Lake Park. Open to all hot rods, kustoms, and leadsleds. For more info, call (417) 847-2940; visit www.kustomkempsofamerica.com.

NovemberBakersfield, CA - NOV 6-7: 6th Fuel & Gas Finals at the Famoso Raceway. Race cars, rods, customs, and classics through '72. Drags, show 'n' shine, vendors, swap meet, and cars for sale corral. For more info, contact Goodguys Rod & Custom Assn. at (925) 838-9876; visit www.good-guys.com.

Chesterbrook, PA - NOV 7: 8th Annual Cruisers Memorial Toy Run. From 11:00-3:00 p.m. Bring one new unwrapped toy as entrance fee. Awards for Top 20 Best of Show. For more info, call (610) 647-0401; e-mail chestercocruiser@aol.com.

Russell, KS - NOV 7-DEC 4: "Chrome, Smoke & Flames Revisited" Automotive/Car Culture Style Art Show at the Deines Cultural Center. Over 20 artists displaying paintings, drawings, photography, and more. For more info, call Nancy Selbe at (785) 403-3742.

Pleasanton, CA - NOV 13-14: 15th Autumn Get-Together at the Pleasanton Fairgrounds. All years cars and trucks. Vendors, swap meet, and cars for sale corral. For more info, contact Goodguys Rod & Custom Assn. at (925) 838-9876; visit www.good-guys.com.

Scottsdale, AZ - NOV 20-21: 7th Southwest Nationals at the West World of Scottsdale. Rods, customs, muscle cars, and classics through '72. Vendors, swap meet, and cars for sale corral. For more info, contact Goodguys Rod & Custom Assn. at (925) 838-9876; visit www.good-guys.com.

DecemberStockton, CA - DEC 5: 1st Annual Winter Swap Meet & Truck Show at the San Joaquin County Fairgrounds. Over 20 trophies awarded. For more info, write P.O. Box 5330, Stockton, CA 95205; call (209) 948-5307.

Rod & Custom Magazine Americruise 2004 will link up with the Hot Rod Power Tour. Americruise tour participants may continue on the Hot Rod Power Tour for NO additional charge. Pre-registration price is only $55 for BOTH events!

The first official Americruise tour will leave Santa Fe Springs, California, on Wednesday, June 2, 2004 from the home of Mooneyes. Chico and the crew will drive the first day to Arizona, day two will trip over to New Mexico, and the third day they'll be motoring into Texas.