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Ugly Car Contest

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Where: Parking Lot At Nott Terrace & Liberty Street, Schenectady (Next To The Holiday Inn)
Cost: Early Bird Entry: $10 / $8 additional category | Day Of: $12 / $10
For More Information Call: (518) 895-8320

Don't miss the 1st Annual Ugly Car Contest to benefit Schenectady Kiwanis! Enter your car, truck or motorcycle for a chance to win in one of 14 categories -- or just come to spectate and vote for your favorite! There is NO GATE FEE for spectators!

RAIN DATE: Sunday, Sept 18

Their tagline: "Not Just Ugly, Not Just Cars" says it all. Whether it's a sweet ride or a sour lemon, every car, truck or motorcycle has a chance to win in this car show! It's the 1st Annual Schenectady Kiwanis Ugliest Car Contest, and there are 14 categories to be won!

14 Prize Categories

This is a judged car show with prizes awarded for:

  • Best Stock / Renovation
  • Worst Paint
  • Best Custom Renovation
  • Best Sounding Pipes
  • Best Muscle Car
  • Best Mustang
  • Best Hot Rod
  • People's Choice
  • Best Paint
  • Best Pinstriping
  • Best Stock Motorcycle
  • Best Custom Motorcycle
  • Best Import
  • Ugliest Car

Proceeds benefit the Schenectady Kiwanis Club's Youth Services grant program, and Mothers Against Drunk Driving (M.A.D.D.).

Quick Details:

  • Date: Saturday, September 17
  • Rain Date: Sunday, September 18
  • Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm
  • Location: Parking lot at Nott Terrace and Liberty Street, Schenectady (next to Holiday Inn)
  • Early Bird Entrance Fee: $10 first category, $8 each additional category entry
  • Day-Of Entrance Fee: $12 first category, $10 each additional category entry
  • No gate fee for spectators
  • Tentative Schedule:
    • 8:00 - 9:00 am - Vendor check-in
    • 9:00 - 10:30 am - Contest entries arrival and sign in
    • 9:30 am - Show officially opens / Raffle prize and quilt ticket sales
    • 2:00 pm - Judging and Peoples Choice ticket sales
      • 2:15 pm - Deadline for Peoples Choice votes
    • 3:15 pm - Awards for first 7 categories:
      • Best Stock Renovation
      • Best Stock Motorcycle
      • Best Custom Motorcycle
      • Best Custom Renovation
      • Worst paint
      • Best paint
      • Ugliest Car
    • 4:00 pm - Awards for remaining categories:
      • Best Mustang
      • Best Muscle Car
      • Best Hot Rod
      • Best Import
      • Best Pin Striping
      • Best Sounding Pipes
      • People's Choice

Bring your cameras because this could get ugly! Enter your car, truck or motorcycle today, or come this weekend to watch for free!

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