Carlisle Chrysler Nationals
July 13-15, 2018
Carlisle Chrysler Nationals is the largest all-Mopar themed swap meet and car show in the world! There's nothing quite like it anywhere! The event hosts:
- 3,000 vehicles from all eras of the Chrysler brand, including classics, muscle cars, high-performance new models and more
- Enormous showfield that is organized by year, make and model
- Parts buying at the swap meet, car corral and the Manufacturers Midway
- NHRA drag racing, Daisy Duke contest & burnout contest
- Industry guests & special prizes
Admission: Friday & Saturday is $15 with a Sunday special of $7. Kids 12 and under are free.
Now in it's second year, Hurst Nationals powered by Carlisle Events, is held at the Carlisle Expo Center and runs concurrently (July 13 and 14) with Chrysler Nationals. The show features all makes and models of cars produced by Hurst, seminars, and Hurst-related celebrity guests and engineers. Walk-in customers to the Hurst show will get free access to Chrysler Nationals.
Cumberland Valley is filled with tons of unique attractions and things to do that will keep you busy all weekend long. When you're ready to head away from the fairgrounds, experience the outdoor attractions, history sites and family fun this area has to offer.
- Day Hike Sampler Trip Idea - View a collection of Valley hiking opportunities
- All Things with Wheels Trip Idea - These museums & attractions will have you spinning
- Motorin' - Hit all the major attractions with this ultimate, 5-day trip
- Find Family Amusements - Experience amusement parks & other kid-friendly attractions
- Get Out on the Water - Discover swimming, boating & fishing opportunities in the Valley
- Valley Freebies - These fun attractions and events won't cost you a thing
- A Fly-Fisher's Paradise - Take on the Valley's famous fly-fishing streams
- U.S. Army Heritage & Education Center - Explore this interactive museum & outdoor trail
There are always fun-filled events happening every weekend in Cumberland Valley. As Carlisle Chrysler Nationals gets closer check out the Official Cumberland Valley Events Calendar for speedway races, music festivals and more.
Looking for a nearby restaurant in Carlisle, a place to take the kids, or a great spot with outdoor seating? Browse our dining options below.
With all these great things to see and do at Ford Nationals and the surrounding Cumberland Valley, you'll want to stay the whole weekend. Compare rates, find car-friendly amenities and book online at the Official Lodging for Carlisle Events.
Carlisle Pennsylvania, and the surrounding Cumberland Valley, are easily accessible with connections via Interstate-81, I-76, I-83 and US 11/15. Our convenient location, just two hours west of Philadelphia and two hours north of Baltimore and Washington D.C., makes getting here a breeze. We are also surrounded by popular destinations like Hershey, Harrisburg, Lancaster, York and Gettysburg and 30 minutes from the Harrisburg International Airport and Amtrak Station.
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