Start Your Engines

Cumberland Valley hosts some of the best auto experiences in the country. Car shows, speedways, drag ways, and antique car museums make it a year-round destination for car collectors, racing fans, and auto enthusiasts.

Your next getaway can include one of the famous Carlisle Events’ car shows, renowned sprint car racing at Williams Grove Speedway, and a blast from the past at our collection of auto museums. After exploring the show fields, raceways, and other automotive hotspots, relax at our assortment of local restaurants and breweries. Whether you are a regular visitor or you are making your first trip, hop in your car, rev the engine, and take the scenic route to see all we have to offer.

To assist guests when planning their visit to the Cumberland Valley for car shows hosted by Carlisle Events, we have provided a list of our lodging options shown by distance to the Carlisle Fairgrounds, from the closest to the farthest. Wherever you choose to book, Cumberland Valley's hotels, inns, B&Bs, and campgrounds offer warm hospitality and comfortable accommodations that are never too far from the action.


Carlisle Events' Car Shows

Other Events at Carlisle Fairgrounds

The event below is also hosted at the Carlisle Fairgrounds. Other events hosted at the Fairgrounds include the Central PA PCA Porsche Only Swap Meet in April and the Progressive IMS Outdoors Motorcycle Show (which was canceled for 2022).

Must-See in Cumberland Valley

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