Attention all car and music lovers! The best way to beat the hot summer nights is by attending this cool event in the American Southwest. The Hot August Nights will feature car shows, drag races, and live musical entertainment. Witness the streets of Reno, Sparks, and Tahoe South get filled with classic cars, hot rods, muscle cars and 60’s fashion. It’s just like entering the movie set of “Grease” or “The Blues Brothers”.
The nostalgic event will begin on July 25 and end on August 3, so it’s going to be a week-long bash of car and music overload. Hot August Nights celebrates America’s love affairs with cars and rock n’ roll, but have you ever wondered how this annual event started? Here’s a brief history of one of Nevada’s most colorful events: