Zephyrhills Fall AutoFest
Nov 14 - Nov 17, 2013
LOCATION: Festival Park | Zephyrhill, FL
Thurs $8 / Fri-Sat $10 / Sun $5 / Event Pass $30
Child Admission: 12 & Under FREE!
Gate Times: Th.-Sa. 8am-6pm / Sun. 8am-3pm
Zephyrhills Fall AutoFest, a collector and classic car swap meet, car corral and auction, takes place annually at Festival Park. The event and facilities are located just off U.S. Highway 301 in Zephyrhills, Florida; just north of Tampa. Fall AutoFest signifies the conclusion of Carlisle's year long event schedule but provides one final hurrah for thousands of collector and classic automotive enthusiasts. With a favorable climate year round, attendees and participants alike travel to Festival Park from all points of the globe to buy, sell and celebrate all things automotive. The event is family friendly and when onsite, you'll marvel at the sheer size of one of the largest automotive swap meets in the world. Zephyrhills is a prime location to purchase a car within the car corral where you can deal directly with the owner or buy sell and trade with total confidence as part of the swap meet. Finally, the auto auction held throughout the weekend provides unmatched excitement with hundreds of cars crossing the block, all to the delight of buyers, sellers and enthusiasts alike. Don't miss out on this very special event, held each fall in Pasco County.
Festival Park is located at 2738 Gall Blvd, Zephyrhills, Florida 33541.
Zephyrhills Fall AutoFest 2013
Zephyrhills AutoFest to Host Monthly Car Cruise
Join Enthusiasts at Five Guys Burgers and Fries
Join local and regional "car folks" for a monthly cruise-in at Five Guys Burgers and Fries on Gall Boulevard on the north side of Zephyrhills. The cruise is open to all styles and era of vehicle and takes place during the second Saturday of each month. There is no cost to participate and best of all, Five Guys may even have a drink or side discount available for you. For more details on how to be involved, e-mail AutoFest event manager Jim Brady. With ample parking and an ideal climate, be sure to join in the fun monthly.
The address for the cruise location is 7654 Gall Blvd, Zephyrhills, Florida, 33541.
| Consign or Buy at Fall AutoFest
Two-Day Auction at Zephyrhills Entertains Thousands Annually
Be part of the auction excitement on Friday and Saturday from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Festival Park for the ever-popular collector car auction. This auction sees nearly 300 cars cross the block and cars are frequently run in the following categories: Muscle Car, Street Rod, Classic Car, Antique, Luxury, Exotic, Race Car, Sports Car, Specialty Truck and Motorcycle. If you are interested in machines that fall in these groups, consider attending as a spectator. If you've got something special you'd like to sell, contact Carlisle Events today at 717-243-7855 for consignment options.
| Automotive History on Sale in the Car Corral
Snag a Classic or Modern-Day Collector Car
The car corral is where individuals offer vehicles only (no parts, etc.) for sale. You can shop and make the deal directly with the owner. Spaces are approximately 10’ frontage x 30’ depth. This fall, be sure to secure your space in order to sell your collector car. If you are a buyer, don't miss a great chance to walk Festival Park and browse a wide array of vehicles for sale. Deal directly with the owner and broker a deal in no time. For car corral information, contact Carlisle Events at 717-243-7855.
| Experience the Swap Meet Frenzy
Large Facility Allows for a Wide Array of Products
Whether you call it a swap meet, automotive flea market or auto jumble, one of the highlights at Zephyrhills is its massive area of new and used auto parts and accessories. You'll find everything from engines to transmissions, axles to chassis, steering to tail lights and just about everything in between. There is also a great selection of memorabilia available, including vintage signs, gas pumps, toys and more. The swap meet provides a perfect outlet to find a hidden gem or missing resto piece for your at- home project. Product conditions will vary, but rest assured you’ll find great shopping at Zephyrhills.
| See the Decade of Thrills Jet Dragster
Meet Driver Elaine Larsen Too
Celebrating our Decade of Jet Racing, Larsen Motorsports is proud to showcase the Decade of Thrills Jet Dragster. Brought to you by Miller Welding, this state of the art turbine powered dragster has the best of the best Jet Racing has to offer. Driven by veteran, Elaine Larsen, with its patriotic theme and eye catching paint, provided by Matrix Systems, this dragster is sure to be a crowd favorite. The car is raced by Elaine Larsen and she, plus the car will be available on Friday (11/15) for photos and autographs.
| Acres of Free Onsite Parking Available
Easy Access to Grounds and Event Action
By attending events at Festival Park, you are guaranteed to never have to walk too far to enjoy the fun. With over 200 acres of property, you can be certain that getting on and off site is simple. Plus, when you buy your parts and memorabilia onsite, it’s a short return trip to store your wares. With plenty of spaces available, you'll be amazed at the convenience of it all.
| Camp at Zephyrhills
Tents, RV's and Motor Homes of All Types Welcome
Camping in the rough is available for this event. Restroom and shower facilities are available onsite and you'll have access to water to fill your tank and a sewer dump station for your convenience. Camping costs just $80 for the entire weekend (Thursday - Sunday), which includes admission for two. Certain discounts may apply depending on when you register. Campers arriving prior to Thursday will be charged an additional $10 per early night for admission to the campgrounds. Also, towed vehicles will be charged $10 (extra) for the entire weekend.
Insurance constraints prohibit golf carts, scooters, mopeds, mini bikes, ATV's or similar vehicles. All pets must be on a leash and kept in the campground area. No pets permitted in Flea Market or Auction area.
| Bid Online During the Collector Car Auction
Real Time Bid to Host During Fall AutoFest
Can't make the auction but still want to be part of the auction excitement? No problem! Courtesy of RealTimeBid.com, you can browse the lot and place your bid. The process is secure, safe and best of all, in real time. Don't miss out on a collector gem just because you are unable to attend the event. Click the link below and get involved today!