Hot August Nights Cup presented by Downtown Reno

Classic Car Pinstripe

Best in Show will receive $25,000 in cash plus prizes.

The Hot August Nights Cup presented by Downtown Reno in partnership with VisitRenoTahoe.com is our most reputable Show-n-Shine competition, and it just got a little sweeter for our competitors. New this year, the competition will be held INSIDE the Reno Ballroom located in downtown Reno. This new area will allow our competitors to display their beauties to their fullest uniqueness and potential for judging. With our returning expert judge panel of; Steve Mank, Reggie Tibbetts and Eddie Potestio this will be a down to the very last detail competition. Best of Show will once again walk away with over $25,000 in cash and prizes. Only an elite 40 will be able to enter and compete for this prestigious award. The application is all inclusive, no need to fill out a separate car registration. Applications are being accepted now.

Hot August Nights Cup

Prize Purse:

Hot August Nights Cup presented by Downtown Reno

Hot August Nights Cup event participants will compete inside the Reno Ballroom located in downtown Reno.

Dates:

Wednesday, August 8th thru Saturday, August 11th – 40 Applicants will be displayed daily inside the Reno Ballroom.

Wednesday from Noon – 4 p.m

Thursday & Friday from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Saturday from 9 a.m. – noon

THE “RENO FIVE” WILL BE ANNOUNCED ON SATURDAY, AUGUST 11TH AT NOON INSIDE THE RENO BALLROOM.

THE “RENO FIVE” WILL THEN MOVE TO 4TH & VIRGINIA ST. FOR THE AWARD PRESENTATION AT 4:30 P.M.

ONLY 40 REGISTERED APPLICANTS WILL COMPETE FOR THIS PRESTIGIOUS SHOW-N-SHINE COMPETITION! PLEASE NOTE THAT YOU MUST BE PRE-REGISTERED BY FILLING OUT THE APPLICATION FORM TO COMPETE IN THIS SHOW-N-SHINE.  

Ultimate Best of Show Winner:

  • $25,000.00 cash
  • Eldorado Resorts 5 Night Stay For 2018
  • Hot August Nights Jacket
  • Hot August Nights Cup Trophy – Owner
  • Hot August Nights Cup Trophy – Builder

2nd Place:

  • $15,000.00 cash
  • Eldorado Resorts 5 Night Stay For 2018
  • Hot August Nights Cup Jacket
  • Hot August Nights Cup Trophy

3rd Place:

  • $10,000.00 cash
  • Eldorado Resorts 5 Night Stay For 2018
  • Hot August Nights Cup Jacket
  • Hot August Nights Cup Trophy

4th Place:

  • $1,000.00 cash
  • Eldorado Resorts 5 Night Stay For 2018
  • Hot August Nights Cup Jacket
  • Hot August Nights Cup Trophy

5th Place:

  • $500.00 cash
  • Eldorado Resorts 5 Night Stay For 2018
  • Hot August Nights Cup Jacket
  • Hot August Nights Cup Trophy

MISCELLANEOUS INFORMATION

  • All 2018 Hot August Nights registered car participants desiring to be a part of the Hot August Nights Cup must register here or at check-in located at the Grand Sierra Resort. We will only be accepting 40 Cup applicants.
    • A confirmation letter be provided at time of sign up.
    • All Cup participants will be displayed daily inside the Reno Ballroom in downtown Reno.
  • Top 10 Qualifiers will receive a jacket, a trophy and an invitation to return on Sat., Aug 12th for the FINALS to be staged at the Hot August Nights Auction presented by Motorsport Auction Group located at the Convention Center from 9am – 4pm.
  • On Saturday, all 5 finalists will move to 4th & Virginia in downtown Reno for the awards presentation at 4:30 p.m.
  • The Grand version of the trophy will be on display at the Hot August Nights office.