The One of a Kind Carlisle All-Chrysler Nationals is Around the Corner
From July 11-13, Carlisle, PA will become home to the Carlisle Chrysler Nationals, giving auto enthusiasts the chance to check out over 2,100 vehicles from all eras of the Chrysler brand. Wander the show field and see the tremendous variety of Chrysler cars on display. From the classics to new high-performance models and everything in between, this event will have something for everyone.
Auto enthusiasts will love the number of activities and the host of opportunities available at this one-of-a-kind event. The Carlisle Chrysler Nationals will feature memorabilia, great activities for the kids, various prizes, and special guests. Come celebrate the 100th Anniversary of Dodge in style and see Chargers, Challengers, and much more. Then check out the auto cross course and get your adrenaline pumping sitting shotgun for a ride along. On Friday evening, head over to the Carlisle Theater to see a special screening of the Snake & Mongoose movie, which tells the story of the greatest rivalry in drag racing history.
Spend the day checking out the cars up close and personal while talking shop with other car lovers. Head over to the largest all-Mopar themed swap meet in the world to see all the great parts available. The car corral and Manufacturer’s Midway also offer a wide variety of vendors featuring a huge selection of items to choose from. Then explore the special displays — Barracuda 50 Years Tribute, A12 Reunion, and Race Hemi Display.
Adult admission is just $12 a day from Thursday through Saturday with a special $7 price on Sunday. Additionally, a $25 4-day weekend pass is available for those interested in attending multiple days to truly experience everything the event has to offer. Gates will be open from 7am to 6pm Thursday through Saturday and 7am to 3pm Sunday — so get there early to get the jump on other buyers and find the parts you need or the car you love.
While in the area for the Chrysler Nationals event, explore the historic town of Carlisle. Immerse yourself in the variety of exciting activities found in town. Foodies will love the international cuisine options, and beer lovers can discover new favorites in one of the local breweries. History buffs will enjoy taking in one of the many museums and exploring the historical landmarks found throughout town. Located in the beautiful Cumberland Valley of Pennsylvania, the area lies just a short 2-hour drive west from Philadelphia and is easily accessible from Baltimore and Washington, DC.
Whether a few minutes or a few hours away, the trip will be worth it to experience the Chrysler Event and everything that Cumberland Valley has to offer. Pack up the car and join the fun for a weekend trip to explore nearby attractions including Hershey, Gettysburg, and Lancaster. With a wide variety of outdoor activities available from hiking and kayaking to animal parks and kid-friendly locations, the area offers something for everyone. If you’re looking for an amazing weekend trip featuring incredible cars, attractions, and tons of activities then it’s safe to say, you’ve found it.
So invite some friends, bring the family, and make sure you don’t miss out on this amazing weekend event that promises fun and entertainment for everyone.This is a paid partnership between Cumberland Valley Visitors Bureau and Philadelphia Magazine's City/Studio