The Turkey Rod Run
The Turkey Rod Run is a very popular car event held in racing's most celebrated location - Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach. This event occurs twice a year, once during the Spring, on the 4th weekend of March, and again during Thanksgiving Weekend in November. The 47-year-old event is one of the largest in the United States and it showcases more than 7,000 vintage, classic, and custom vehicles.
This four-day event for car enthusiasts will start on Thanksgiving Day and continue through Sunday with all safety precautions in place for your comfort and enjoyment. It will feature one of the largest swap meets with traders trying to buy and sell hard-to-find auto parts, a Car Corral where you will see thousands of vintage, classic, muscle cars, trucks and other wheeled vehicles displayed for show and purchase as well as handmade arts, crafts, and fashion.
This year, the Turkey Rod Run will be a little different from the previous years in that it will be held with a number of safety precautions and protocols in-place. Watch the cars drive down the main road, as part of the parade which is fun for the whole family to enjoy. During this parade of hot rod classic cars, you will be safely distanced from other people and still catch a glimpse of these stunning vintage vehicles.
Take your family out to look at the old cars after a delicious Thanksgiving dinner, and enjoy a memorable experience with your loved ones. Check out over 2,500 Swap Meet spaces, an Artisans Alley, and enjoy live entertainment. The Turkey Rod Run is sure to give you and your families many happy memories to take back home. Attend this fun event with your family when you stay at Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort. We hope you make it your new tradition this year and moving forward!
Event Ticket Price: $15 Thursday - Saturday, $10 Sunday, Kids 11 and under are Free
Hours: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm Thursday through Saturday. 8:00 am - 2:00 pm Sunday with free parking all weekend long
Visit Daytona Beach to attend the Turkey Rod Run and celebrate Thanksgiving with us. Book our Thanksgiving Package and enjoy a delightful menu selection, including a chicken and waffle station, seafood raw bar, a carving station, baked goods and more – all with live jazz and piano sounds by the Pat D'Aguanno Duo.
Settle in your comfortable rooms at the Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort after an exciting day at the Turkey Rod Run. Our comfortable rooms and suites, with beautiful tropical decor, will make you feel at home and help you unwind after a tiring day.