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Rod & Custom Auto, Motorcycle & Product Show


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Posted Online: Jan. 15, 2014, 3:08 pm
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Press release submitted by Indoor Outdoor Productions


Press Release from Indoor Outdoor Productions regarding their 31st annual Rod & Custom

January 24-26 Rod & Custom Auto, Motorcycle, & Product Show will take over the QCCA Expo Center in Rock Island, Illinois.
Friday is Military Day, offering free admission with Military ID from 1 PM – 10 PM. Saturday the event will be from 10 AM – 10 PM. Sunday the event will be from 10 AM – 3 PM.
Boy Scouts Pine Wood Derby will take place Saturday. Check in begins at 10 AM. Finals will be held at 4 PM.
New this year will be a Trophy Challenge sponsored by O'Reilly Auto Parts.
Find us on Facebook, call 309-799-7625, or visit www.rallyontheriverqc.com for more information.
Dwyer and Michaels Calendars will be available. Saturday 11 AM – 1 PM models will be there to sign the calendars.
Entry Forms available at RodandCustomAutoShow.com



















 



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