Archive for May, 2013
Monday, May 13th, 2013
BARRETT-JACKSON CUP™ announced as Grand Prize at 27TH ANNUAL HOT AUGUST NIGHTS
2013 Downtown Reno Show-n-Shine competition to feature $40,000 prize purse;
$20,000 for Ultimate Best of Show
We want to thank Barrett-Jackson and Hot August Nights in announcing that Alloway’s Hot Rod Shop will be involved with the 2013 show.
Participants in the Downtown Reno Show-n-Shine will compete in daily competitions beginning Wednesday, August 7 through Friday, August 9. Fifteen daily Best of Show winners will receive a ribbon and an invitation to return on Saturday for the Finals to take place Saturday, August 10. The forty-five Finalists will be stage in the Silver Legacy Ballroom from the hours of 8am to 4pm where the top five will be selected then sent to the Barrett-Jackson Auction for the final judging. Once the Final Five have been judged at the auction by a team of Barrett-Jackson officials and placed in their perspective winning category of 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th or Ultimate Best of Show Winner, they will proceed back to downtown Reno and be staged on Virginia Street for the Awards Presentation during a spectacular fireworks display presented by the Silver Legacy Resort Casino.
- 4th runner up: $1,000
- 3rd runner up: $3,000
- 2nd runner up: $6,000
- 1st runner up: $10,000
- Ultimate Best of Show: $20,000 and the first-ever Barrett-Jackson Cup™
The daily awards presentation for Show-n-Shine winners will take place in downtown Reno where all finalist vehicles will be displayed. The Downtown Reno Show-n-Shine is the result of collaboration between the Eldorado Hotel Casino, Silver Legacy Resort Casino, Circus Circus Hotel & Casino and Harrah’s Reno. The Barrett-Jackson Cup™ will be on display at the Hot August Nights headquarters located at 1425 E. Greg Street in Sparks, Nev. This will be a great honor to be awarded at this show. For more info visit: www.hotaugustnights.net or www.barrett-jackson.com