The 2017 American GraffitiTM Festival and Car Show was a great success. The North Modesto Kiwanis Club thanks our sponsors, the show entrants, and the public for their support. You can mark the dates for the 2018 show which will be held on JUNE 8, 9, 10, 2018. Please plan to attend the show and visit Modesto, the birthplace of American GraffitiTM .
As we begin to plan for the 2018 show here is a brief review of the registration statistics from the 2017 show.
1330 vehicles registered for the Festival.
Owners came from 126 cities to enjoy the spirit of American Graffiti.
Six States were represented: California, Nevada, Arizona, Colorado, Oregon, & Texas.
There were 50 different makes of vehicle registered. And many different models of those makes.
Chevrolet’s are by far the most prevalent make of vehicle at the show each year and this year was no exception. There were 689 Chevy’s present with Ford being the second most prevalent with 297. These two makes comprised approximately 74% of the total vehicles in the show.
Graffiti vehicles ranged in age from the early 1920’s thru 1979. We also had 32“specialty” cars (1980 & newer) such as Ferrari, Corvette, McLaren, Nissan, etc. Twenty new cars were on display from local car dealerships.
Many vendors with food and merchandise were accompanied by bands playing throughout the two days of the show.
Mark your calendars for June 8 thru 10, 2018. The Parade will be on the 8th followed by the Show on the 9th and 10th of 2018.
If you have further questions please call us at 1-888-746-9763.