Kate Armitage, Director
Arts, Recreation, Parks
City of Millington
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
MILLINGTON WELCOMES 12TH ANNUAL ALL STAR EVENT CAR SHOW, Sept. 4 – 6, 2015
MILLINGTON, TN (JULY 20, 2015) – Millington welcomes The Relaxed Atmosphere 12th Annual All Star Event Car Show to USA Stadium September 4 – 6, 2015. What started as a small charity car show organized by a group of friends has grown into a unique, must see event! The 12th Annual All Star Event Car Show is expected to have 500 show cars and trucks participating with over 5,000 people in attendance. 75% of the attendees are expected to be from out of town which increases the positive impact the annual event has on the local economy.
Jerry Lewis, the event producer, expects this year’s event to be bigger and better than ever before. In addition to the expected 500 show cars and trucks, there will be a Friday Night Kickoff Party with the Big Kahuna Monster Jam monster truck on hand for photos and autographs and the 1st Annual All Star BBQ contest. There will be on site camping, a swap meet, great food and entertainment for the whole family. The Al Chymia Shriners, Boy Scouts of America and a various recruiting branches of the U. S. Military will also be on hand throughout the event. Saturday night will feature a cruise in and concert featuring Twin Soul, one of the premiere rock and roll party bands in the southeast.
Show registration is $40 per car and spectator pricing is $15 per day or $20 for a weekend pass. A portion of the proceeds from this event will be donated to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. For more information, email email@example.com.
ABOUT MILLINGTON, TENNESSEE
Located just minutes from Memphis, Millington enjoys an exceptional quality of life for an estimated 10,000 citizens. Quality education, recreation and economic growth make Millington a great place to live, work and play. Millington is home to the Millington Municipal School District as well as a variety of public and private, faith based schools and various colleges, universities and technical institutions are in the area. In 2004 The University of Memphis opened its Millington Campus and offers undergraduate and graduate courses in numerous fields of study. Millington is home to Naval Support Activity Mid-South, Ingram Micro, Memphis International Raceway, USA Stadium, Mirimichi and other golf courses providing opportunities for economic growth and world-class recreation. Millington’s West Tennessee Regional Business Center, a publicly owned business and industry center, features 1900 acres of prime industrial space with easy access to the Millington Regional Jetport and the Canadian National Railroad. True intermodal transportation and shipping, makes Millington the perfect place for business. Widely known as “Flag City, USA,” Millington truly offers the best of the Mid-South.