Wheels of Time
Rod & Custom Jamboree
August 23rd, 24th, and 25th, 2019
41 st Year of Family Fun & Community Support Join the Fun! – Lots to See & Do
Featuring –Reality TV Star Horny Mike
From the Counts Custom show
Bands Friday and Saturday night!
250 Flea Market Vendors, Over 1500 show cars
Women’s activities, Swimming Pool, Food Court,
Entertainment for the kids!
Wheels of Time
Rod & Custom Jamboree
June 1, 2019…The Wheels of Time Street Rod Association announces its
41st Annual Rod & Custom Jamboree at Macungie Memorial Park on
August 23rd, 24th, and 25th . This show will be lots of fun with more features,
activities, entertainment, and family fun for participants and spectators alike.
Proceeds benefit more than two dozen Charitable Organizations and
scholarship programs. Special features this year include the following;
Guest Appearance by Actor Horny Mike and his road show which
includes his custom truck and trailer, robotic three wheeler and his
motorized picnic table.
TV show cars, The Flintstone car and the DeLorean from Back To
The Wheels of Time Rod & Custom Jamboree includes over 1,500 street
rods and custom cars, 1989 or older. Preregistration for cars is open until
July 15, 2019 and spaces are available. Car Registration is also available at
the show; however, participant does not receive any merchandise like the
preregistered cars. See our website for registration forms and details. Each
vehicle is an individual creation representing American innovation and
creativity and is a unique expression of performance and style by its owner.
Coveted Wheels of Time awards are given each year to 20 participants’ cars
at the show. National Street Rod Association Vehicle Safety Inspections are
also conducted free of charge during the show.
The street rod and custom car hobby is a unique part of American culture
and draws millions of participants and spectators to events all across the
country. The Wheels of Time Rod & Custom Jamboree is one of the largest
all-volunteer events in the nation and each year approximately 20,000
spectators and participants attend the show. Over the past 20 years an
average of $60,000 is given each year to local charities and the Wheels of
Time scholarship program for young adults. To date, over $1,300,000 has
been donated to local community organizations, over 300 scholarships have
been awarded, and hundreds of pints of blood have been given to the Miller-
Keystone Blood Center. The blood mobile will be on site on Sunday for
donations. Wheels of Time members have also provided countless hours of
community support with cars for parades and events, volunteer hours at fire
company, and support for those in need.
Other show highlights include Valve Cover Racing, our famous Teeter
Totter, Bingo, Auction to benefit MDA, Women’s World, and entertainment
for the kids. The huge flea market and women’s crafts area has 250 vendors,
plus a car corral with dozens of cars for sale. The beautiful Macungie Park
offers many good food vendors, swimming pool, and a playground for the
The annual Friday night cruise through Emmaus will again go on for the first
200 show cars that sign up on Friday at the show. This has been a long time
favorite of the community. The route for this Year is the same as last year.
At 6:30 pm, Cars will leave Allen Organ lot and head south on Rt. 100, turn
left on Buckeye Rd., turn left on rt. 29(Chestnut st.), go through Emmaus &
turn left on Harrison, pass High School & turn right on Cedar Crest Blvd.,
turn left on Lower Macungie Rd., turn left on Willow Lane and back to Rt.
100, turn left back to the Park.
This year, live bands will play at the Wheels of Time Rod & Custom
Jamboree each night. Friday’s entertainment for the evening from 7:00 pm
to 10:00 pm will be Elvis (Jeff Krick, Ultimate Elvis Tribute). The
Allentown Hobo Marching band and the group Rama-lama will be strolling
the grounds to entertain the crowd on Saturday afternoon. Saturday evening
band and dance entertainment from 7:00pm to 10:00 pm will be by “Flamin
Dick and the Hot Rods.”
Many other activities are going on though out the weekend thru the efforts of
the Ladies Auxiliary. On Friday, they have planned a cake walk, bingo, and
gift basket raffle. On Saturday and Sunday, planned is a basket auction,
bingo, crafts and guessing games. Saturday has an auction of merchandise to
benefit Muscular Dystrophy Association at 2:30 pm. This popular event
always brings unique items for sale and all proceeds go to MDA. We want
to thank Buckeye Pipeline for donating to this event.
The show opens each day at 7:00 AM. Spectator gate admission is $10.00
(under 16 free). Bring a non-perishable food items and get $2.00 voucher
for food and merchandise in the park. Thousands of pounds of food are
donated each year to a local food bank, thanks to your donations.
A special thanks to our Silver Sponsors;
1. Poor boy’s World Polishing and Detail Products,
2. Kutztown Auto; Kutztown, PA.
4. Doggy Style hot dog shop
5. Blast from the Past; Pottstown, PA
6. Adams advertising
7. Wood Naturally; Hereford, PA
Kutztown Auto has donated a small block Chevy motor which will be
raffled off on Sunday at the show. Eastwood has donated a welder for the
Sunday raffle. Raffle tickets available at main tent area. Blast from the Past
Rod shop has been a long-time sponsor and now is under new management
and location at Keystone Blvd. Pottstown, PA. Wood Naturally has been a
generous sponsor for many years in donating the use of all the sheds at the
park. Stop by their booth at the show.
We are especially grateful to the Macungie Memorial Park, the Wheels of
Time members and their spouses and families for the year-long effort that
goes into putting on the Rod & Custom Jamboree. We encourage you to
support the sponsors that support our show.
Event details, schedules, and site maps will be available at
www.wheelsoftime.org . and Facebook.
Come join us and celebrate our 41st year of family fun and community
support August 23rd, 24th, and 25th 2019 at Macungie Memorial Park!