Rockabilly Resurrection brings car show, music to Kannapolis on Saturday

Published 3:42 pm Thursday, August 16, 2018

KANNAPOLIS — Rockabilly Resurrection 2018, a pre-1973 car show and daylong festival, will run from noon to 11 p.m. Saturday at VFW Post 8989, 2500 N. Cannon Blvd.

The festival will include food trucks, beer, swing dancing, vendors and a pinup pageant.

The car show has a $10 entry fee, with registration starting at 10 a.m. Judging starts at 2 p.m., and awards will be announced at 6:30 p.m. Participants must be present to win.

Eight bands are scheduled to perform, starting at 1 p.m. and changing on the hour. They include Jem Crossland & the Hypertonics, Mystery Hillbillies Trio, Slippery Jake & the Bad Brakes, Cha Chas Cadillac, Straight 8’s, the Octanes, Hillbilly Casino and Hellbilly Homicide.