South East MiniTruckin Nationals show was held at the Maggie Valley
Fair Grounds this year. In previous years this show was held
in Pigeon Forge, TN, but due to some unfortunate circumstances the show
had to be moved. It may have been
the show got so big, Pigeon Forge just ran out of room for all of the
custom mini trucks, full size trucks and custom cars that always
the show is now back in full force and had a really nice turn
out this year in the new location!
I loaded up my Impala and headed into the mountains of NC with my Car
club, Pebble Pushers
As a fan of all types of custom cars and trucks, I try to
attend as many shows, of all types, as often as possible.
Even though I knew I was going to a mini truck type show, I took the
Impala because I knew it would be fun.
show was in a fenced in grassy area where the Maggie Valley
Fairgrounds are held. The lot was plenty big to hold all of
the show trucks, some
wild and some mild
, and the few cars that were on display.
Seeing as how the MiniTruckin nationals is officially
classified as a mini truck show, it was not surprising to see that
there weren't many cars on display, but the few that were looked pretty
The air temp was a little on the hot side, but there was a pretty steady
breeze that kept us all cool. That plus our pop-up shelters
made the high temps tolerable. There were
food vendors at the show to keep us all fed and refreshed with
some ice cold drinks. There were at least two pin-striping
professionals at the show, including John from Drop Em Wear?
another fellow that travels to shows to apply killer striping graphics
out some of the custom mini trucks that were at the show in the pics