Date:Saturday, August 1, 20099:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Pasadena Convention Center300 E. Green StreetPasadena, CA 91101
Show 'N Shine:* Indoor car show featuring hundreds of customized cars, including several celebrity-owned vehicles* Legendary designer Chip Foose as grand marshal, bringing with him several of his personal vehicles* 20 super cars from Giovanna Wheels* Awards, raffles, drawings, music
Pinewood Drag Races:* Derby-style race with hundreds of handmade pinewood cars, including many made by kids from the charities that money will be donated to* Six-lane aluminum track complete with laser timers and laptop reading* Trophy presentation for winning vehicles
Other Activities:* Exhibitors with products for sale* Celebrity-signed pinewood cars for sale; includes autographs from popular NASCAR, NHRA and Indy Car drivers, as well as other celebrities
Ticket information: * Free for 12 years and under; $5 for all others* Tickets available at the door* Proceeds benefit children's charities
About the Charities:* Childhelp is an organization that aids victims of child abuse. Childhelp originally began receiving support from wheel manufacturers in 1994 and now garners significant contributions from a wide range of industry businesses under the auspices of Friends of Childhelp.
* Victory Junction Gang Camp was founded in 2004 by Kyle and Pattie Petty in honor of their son Adam and has received support from the Light-Truck Accessory Alliance and others in the industry. The organization uses camping experiences in its racing-themed facilities to enrich the lives of children who suffer from chronic medical conditions or illnesses.