Now in its eighth year, Roadkill Nights will take place on August 12th, 2023, in downtown Pontiac, Michigan, at the corner of Woodward Avenue and West Pike Street. This family-friendly celebration of horsepower promises a day of adrenaline-filled fun, culminating in a spectacular performance by Ice Cube.
The festivities will kick off at 10 a.m. EDT with a wide array of activities to entertain and thrill attendees of all ages. The “Direct Connection Grudge Race” marquee event will showcase a street-legal drag racing competition where participants will unleash the power of their muscle cars. Enthusiasts can also revel in a classic and modern muscle car cruise-in, exhilarating Dodge HELLCAT Thrill Rides, and experience the all-new Dodge Hornet drive. For those seeking an authentic drag racing experience, Dodge Demon drag race simulators will be available.
Dodge fans can explore various Dodge vehicle displays, including the Dodge Charger Daytona SRT Banshee Concept. Additionally, there will be product displays, Direct Connection performance parts, RC car demonstrations, and a lively vendor midway. Guests can indulge in a variety of culinary delights from food trucks, and beer gardens will be available for relaxation and socializing.
Throughout the day, visitors will have the opportunity to meet celebrities from the automotive and entertainment industries who will make special appearances to share their passion for cars and engage with fans.
A highlight of the event will be the performance by Ice Cube. Taking the main stage at 7:30 p.m. EDT, he will power up the crowd with his electrifying stage presence and hit songs, creating an unforgettable experience for the tens of thousands of gearheads in the Metro Detroit area.
For those unable to attend in person, all drag racing events will be available for live stream viewing starting at 11 a.m. EDT on various platforms, including the MoparInsiders.com homepage.
Tickets for Roadkill Nights are available now on the official website at https://www.motortrend.com/roadkillnights-2023/. The event promises an exciting and action-packed day for automotive enthusiasts and families alike.