Downtown Fort Collins Business Association

Hundreds of great hotrods, vintage cars and classic trucks will be on display in Downtown Fort Collins this Saturday, September 7th from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. for Nelsen's 12th Annual Old Town Car Show.  This event is free for everyone and open to all ages.

Visit the beer garden, enjoy the entertainment and see the community’s hottest rides.  Attendees can vote on their favorite entries as they stroll through the rows of custom finished cars. The show will present 1st, 2nd & 3rd Place Awards for the Spectator’s Choice category and a Ladies’ Choice award at 4:00pm on the Old Town Square Stage.  The variety of cars & trucks will include custom cars, street rods, fat fender street rods, muscle cars, classic motorcycles, classic cars and classic trucks and will line Mountain Ave and Walnut Street.


Cars/trucks registering for the car show may sign-in from 9:00-11:00am.  Registration forms are available prior to the show through the DBA at 970.484.6500 or or day of show in Old Town Square. After 5:00pm a live music lineup continues until 10:30pm in Old Town Square.


The Downtown Fort Collins Business Association would like to thank the car show title sponsor Nelsen’s Auto Tech Center, one of Downtown’s oldest businesses.  Thank you also to our Annual Downtown Fort Collins Sponsors: Eye Center of Northern Colorado, First National Bank, Colorado State University, The Group Inc. and Poudre Valley Hospital/University of Colorado Health.  Official sponsors are: Odell Brewing Company, Coors Light, High Country Beverage, Xfinity, Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant, Satellite Guru and Dellenbach Subaru. Media Partners are: 94.9FM Radio, Coloradoan, and K99.