2016 Charleston Boulevard Rod Run

and Doo Wop

Schedule of Events Oct. 5th - Oct. 9th, 2016
(Subject to Change)


Wednesday, October 5th, 2016

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Mardi Gras Casino and Resort Cruise-In - This event is at Mardi Gras Casino and Resort
#1 Greyhound Drive - Nitro, WV 25313
(304) 776-1000 or 1-800-224-9683

Thursday, October 6th, 2016
6:00 AM - 12:00 PM Pre-registered vehicles only will be flagged directly through registration and allowed to proceed to available parking spots.
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM Registration opens on Kanawha Boulevard.
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM Car show Kanawha Boulevard from Capitol Street to Magic Island.
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM Automotive Swap Meet on Magic Island
8:00AM - 7:00 PM Pedal Cars at the Courtyard! Pedal Car display inside the Courtyard by Marriott hotel.
10:00 AM National Anthem
10:00 AM - 4:30 PM 50/50 Ticket sales from the Raffle Tent at Kanawha Blvd & Court Street.
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM Vendors& Concessions Open
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM DJ's - Randy Damron & Charlie Cooper Broadcasting Live on KAZ 68 AM
5:30 PM Daily 50/50 Drawing from the DJ Booth
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Reception Dinner for volunteers and car owners provided by Gino's and Chick-fil-A at the corner of Kanawha Blvd & Laidley Street.
7:00 PM The Story of Doo Wop - Featuring Noel Richardson
7:30 PM

Evening Concert: – The Street Players  

Just before the concert we will draw the Pre-Registered winner of the $500 cash prize.

Friday, October 7th, 2016

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Registration opens on Kanawha Boulevard. Pre-registered vehicles only will be flagged directly through registration and allowed to proceed to available parking spots.
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM Car show Kanawha Boulevard from Capitol Street to Magic Island.
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM Automotive Swap Meet on Magic Island
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM Pedal Cars at the Courtyard! Pedal Car display inside the Courtyard by Marriott hotel.
10:00 AM National Anthem
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM 50/50 Ticket sales from the Raffle Tent at Kanawha Blvd & Court Street and Walking Volunteers.
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM Silent Auction Bidding at the Raffle Tents on Kanawha Blvd & Court Street.
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM Vendors & Concessions Open
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM DJ's - Randy Damron & Charlie Cooper Broadcasting Live on KAZ 68 AM
10:30 AM Thornhill Auto Group & Donut Connection Scenic Cruise and Poker Run. Contact Bill Wood for more information - 304.343.5221 Registration and Rally at 10:30 in the Charleston Moose parking lot, there will be a brief drivers meeting at 11:00, then the cruise will begin around 11:15am. Lunch will be provided at Thornhill Ford during the cruise. (Your parking spot is secure and will be waiting for you when you return.)
11:00 AM - 7:15 PM Trolley: The Trolley route is a loop between magic island and the upper boulevard also stopping at the hotels on Washington street. There will be trolley stops along Virginia Street one block over from the boulevard. Look for signs at the show!
2:00 PM Daily 50/50 Drawing from the DJ Booth.
2:00 PM - 4:30 PM 50/50 Ticket sales from the Raffle Tent at Kanawha Blvd & Court Street and Walking Volunteers.
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM Kids Zone! Located near the Gazebos on Haddad Riverfront Park.
5:00 PM Daily 50/50 Drawing from the DJ Booth.
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Shops at the Doo Wop - Arts and Crafts products on display - Inside the 4 Points by Sheraton Hotel.
10:30 AM - 1:30 PM Poker Walk - through Downtown Village District. Prizes awarded for best hands - Sponsored by Charleston Area Alliance. Starts at The 4 Points by Sheraton Hotel.
7:00 PM - 7:30 PM The Story of Doo Wop – Featuring Noel Richardson
7:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Evening Concert: Johnnie Mikel  
Dave and Whitney - Sponsored By: 96.1 the Wolf

Saturday, October 8th, 2016

8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Registration opens on Kanawha Boulevard. Pre-registered vehicles only will be flagged directly through registration and allowed to proceed to available parking spots.
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM Car show Kanawha Boulevard from Capitol Street to Magic Island.
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM Pedal Cars at the Courtyard! Pedal Car display inside the Courtyard by Marriott hotel.
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM Automotive Swap Meet on Magic Island
10:00 AM National Anthem
10:00 AM - 1 PM

50/50 Ticket sales from the Raffle Tent at Kanawha Blvd & Court Street and Walking Volunteers.

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Shops at the Doo Wop - Arts and Craft products on display - Inside the 4 Points by Sheraton Hotel.
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM Vendors & Concessions Open
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM DJs - Randy Damron & Charlie Cooper Broadcasting Live on KAZ 68 AM
11:00 AM - 7:15 PM Trolley: The Trolley route is a loop between Magic Island and the upper Boulevard also stopping at the hotels on Washington street. There will be trolley stops along Virginia Street one block over from the boulevard. Look for signs at the show!
1:00 PM WV Drag Racers Hall of Fame Inductions - Racer Row at I-64 Bridge on Boulevard
2:00 PM Daily 50/50 Drawing from the DJ Booth.
2:00 PM - 4:30 PM 50/50 Ticket sales from the Raffle Tent at Kanawha Blvd & Court Street and Walking Volunteers.
3:15 PM Car Crushing, Bone Rattling, Monster Truck Action! Watch The Only Diesel Powered Monster Truck, XDP on Magic Island!
5:00 PM Daily 50/50 Drawing from the DJ Booth
7:00 PM – 7:30 PM

The Story of Doo Wop – Featuring Noel Richardson

7:30 PM Evening Concert: The Esquires - Sponsored By: Wade's Garage. After the Evening Concert Car and Generator Raffle Drawing!
9:15 PM Fireworks by Zambelli International

Sunday, October 9th, 2016

8:00 AM - 1:00 PM Car Show from Capitol Street to Magic Island.
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Automotive Swap Meet on Magic Island
10:00 AM National Anthem
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM Vendors & Concessions open
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM DJs - Randy Damron & Charlie Cooper Broadcasting Live on KAZ 68 AM
1:00 PM Sponsor trophy Awards at Haddad Riverfront Park - Shonenbaum Stage