We have some awesome plans for the

20th Anniversary Atlantic Nationals!

And we promise to tell you all about it soon, but for now here's what the 2019 Atlantic Nationals had to offer.  Stay tuned!

 2019 Show Schedule

At the time of registration, participants will receive a bracelet which must be worn at all times throughout the weekend. This is required for entrance to show activities and provides you with access to a variety of promotions offered by sponsors and supporters. At the time of registration, you may also purchase guest bracelets.

Wednesday, July 3

Cruise-In AtNats kick-off shows at Audio Crew & Action Car and Truck Accessories.

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Cruisin' with the Tunes Show.  Come on over to see the very latest in car audio and automotive accessories  at the fantastic new Audio Crew store during their annual Cruise-In, right across from Toys for Big Boys

624 Salisbury Rd, Moncton

6:15 pm - 9:15 pm

Cruise-In to the Action Car and Truck Accessories for our Wednesday evening car show, co-hosted by the Moncton Cruisers Car Club.  The parking lot will feature many custom and classic rides on display, with live entertainment, prizes, and special in-store offers.  ALL custom, performance, classic cars/trucks, and motorcycles are welcome to participate.  There is no charge and no registration for your vehicle is required.

Thursday, July 4

Breakfast, Country Cruise to Gary Steeves Insurance &
Moncton Coliseum Meet & Greet and Movie Night

8 am - 9:30 am

Town of Riverview's Free Participant's Breakfast at the Riverview Lion's Club. Free to all pre-registered participants and those who will be registering; sponsored by the Town of Riverview and served by the Mayor and Members of Council.

9:30 am - 1 pm

Cruise details will be given out at the Riverview Lions Club breakfast, with the final destination being the Gary Steeves Insurance Garage and Event field on Young St. in Hillsborough NB.

1 pm - 4 pm

The Gary Steeves Insurance Annual "Country Cruise In". Come out and join some of the coolest Classics Cars, Street Rods, and Muscle Cars in all of Atlantic Canada set amongst the backdrop of the beautiful Petitcodiac River. Enjoy live music from 1pm - 3:30pm and the Hillsborough Kiwanis Club will once again be manning the BBQs in support of their many charities. Food & drink will be served starting at 1pm.

2:30 pm - 7 pm

Registration open for early arrivals at the Moncton Wesleyan Celebration Centre, 945 St. George Blvd.

BE SURE TO REGISTER TODAY IN PREPARATION FOR THE MAIN STREET SHOW ON FRIDAY MORNING.

7 pm - closing

Meet & Greet, Drive-In movie, and supper for registered participants only at the Moncton Coliseum Complex.

Friday, July 5

Mothers Cruise-In and Rock ' Roll Street Party

8 am - 7 pm

Registration for participants at the Moncton Wesleyan Celebration Centre, 945 St. George Blvd.

8 am - Midnight

Mothers® is pleased to welcome everyone to the biggest (and coolest) Cruise-In and Street Party in the Car Show Kingdom! Always a blast with sponsor displays, vendors, hundreds of cool rides and MORE!

 

To participate in the Friday car show, participants are to line up at Sobeys on Vaughn Harvey Blvd where passes for the Main Street show will be provided.  Be sure to get in line early.  Vehicles will start to cruise on to Main Street at 8 am and will be directed by our volunteers on where to park
* YOU WILL NEED TO GET YOUR REGISTRATION PACKAGE PRIOR TO GOING TO MAIN STREET SO THAT YOU HAVE YOUR ARM BAND ON & YOUR ATLANTIC NATIONALS VEHICLE WINDOW STICKER DISPLAYED PRIOR TO ENTERING.

10 am - 4 pm

NSRA/Atlantic Nationals Safety Lanes, Rod Repair Shop, AND Drive-Through Judging

Our teams are located right in the parking lot of the Wesleyan Centre, so while you are registering, take time to have your cars inspected and judged for the Top 10 pre-1949 and post-1948 awards. The Rod Repair Shop is there to help with any of those little problems as well!  Presented by MOTHERS POLISHES WAXES CLEANERS® and Canadian Tire.

10 am - Closing

Vendor and Show Sponsor displays downtown on Main St.

11 am - 4 pm

Live entertainment on the Canadian Tire Sound Stage, Main Street.

3 pm - 9:30 pm

Working late? Just got to Moncton? You can still bring your show car downtown for the Gigantic Street Party.  We would love to see you there, so line up on Westmorland Street, just off of Assomption Blvd. (be sure to stay with your vehicle!) and our dedicated Security Team will escort you in to the Show Area.  Space is limited, but we will strive to get as many cars in the downtown core as possible so that everyone can get into the Friday Show Party Groove.

6 pm - Midnight

Outdoor "Rock 'n Roll 'til Midnight Street Party", LIVE at the Canadian Tire Sound Stage on Main Street.

Mothers® and Canadian Tire are pleased to bring you the 2019 Edition of the Atlantic Nationals Rock and Roll Street Dance Party!! Always a Blast, so come on down, Groove to the Music and dance the night away at the FREE Concert!!
This is a free event open to the general public.

Saturday, July 6

Day 1 of the Centennial Park Show with our
Special Guests in Attendance

8 am - 5 pm

The Atlantic Nationals Automotive Extravaganza is underway!

This is it! This is the BIG ONE! Don’t miss the opportunity to view ALL of the cars in the Show this year!  See the latest and greatest in everything Automotive at our Many Sponsor and Vendor Displays! Take in the Cool Car College and Much, Much MORE!

Centennial Park Gates open to the public. Day admission is $10 per person, family of 4 is $25, children 12 and under admitted free of charge when accompanied by an adult.

8 am - 5 pm

Registration for participants is open at the Moncton Wesleyan Celebration Centre, 945 St. George Blvd.

9 am - 4:30 pm

Cool Car College, presented by Gary Steeves Insurance, featuring seminars with our special guests.  Located on the Main Show Stage, adjacent to the vendor area, these events are always fun and you'll get to learn from some of the most talented people that you'll find anywhere.

9 am - 3 pm

RC King of the Hill

Fabulous RC Triple Play happening at Rocky Stone Field in Centennial Park. Come and see the latest in the radio control world of racing and try your hand!”

10 am - 3 pm

Random prize draws - be sure to frequently check the AtNats trailer in the vendor area to see if you are a winner of any of the amazing prizes being given away.

10 am - 4 pm

Special Guests Meet & Greet/Autograph Sessions.

10 am - 4 pm

NSRA/Atlantic Nationals Safety Lanes, Rod Repair Shop, and Drive-Thru Judging

Stop by and have your vehicle inspected and judged for the Top 10 Pre-1949 and Post-1948 awards, in the main entrance, just past the bleachers on the right. This is the last chance for Drive-Thru Judging.

10 am - 4:30 pm

The Bernie Melanson Scale Model Show at the Rotary Lodge, Centennial Park

Be sure to come out and see these beautiful works of art in miniature scale. The workmanship is amazing and inspirations abound!  Be sure to come up to see this AMAZING display!

5 pm - 9:30 pm

Join in the Super Cruise Event Main Street Check the EVENT LOCATION page for a Super Cruise Route map.

Come and enjoy the Show Cars Cruising this exciting route.  Always a terrific time to see the stars of the Show in action! We urge spectators to park in the many areas available along the route and leave the streets for the Cruisers so EVERYONE can get a great look!


The Atlantic Nationals promotes SAFE cruising and there is a ZERO TOLERANCE tire squealing/burning policy in effect for the entire weekend, and specifically for the Super Cruise Event.

9 pm - 12:30 am

THE ATLANTIC NATIONALS SATURDAY NIGHT ROCK 'N ROLL DANCE PARTY AT THE MONCTON COLISEUM Arena "C"

ALWAYS a Great Time with the Biggest and Best Rock n Roll Dance Party at any car show! Come on out and dance the night away and enjoy a slice from our 4 x 8 ft cake. Meet new friends, chat with old ones, and enjoy the entertainment and the atmosphere.  Where else can you park your hot rod INSIDE at a dance?

We support MADD, so if you have had a few too many, leave your cars safely locked up at the dance over night and take a cab home. City Staff will be happy to meet you in the morning to retrieve your ride!

 

Sponsor Awards Program is at the Dance Party.  If you received notification that you are a winner, please come out to the dance and pick up your well deserved award!

This venue is restricted to registered show participants and their paid guests.

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9:30 pm - 12:30 am

Sponsor Awards Program at the Saturday Night Dance Party. Come out and see if a sponsor has chosen your ride as their favourite. The winners will be notified beforehand, so make sure you get to the dance for special treatment, special parking, special perks, awards, and more!

Note to participants:  Centennial Park closes at 5 p.m. and due to city by-laws, there is no overnight parking permitted at the park.

Sunday, July 7

Day 2 of the Centennial Park Show with our
Special Guests in Attendance

8 am

The Atlantic Nationals Automotive Extravaganza is underway!

This is it! This is the BIG ONE! Don’t miss the opportunity to view ALL of the cars in the Show this year!  See the latest and greatest in everything Automotive at our Many Sponsor and Vendor Displays! Take in the Cool Car College and Much, Much MORE!

Centennial Park Gates open to the public. Day admission is $10 per person, family of 4 is $25, children 12 and under admitted free of charge when accompanied by an adult.

8 am - 2 pm

One Day Registration available at the Centennial Park  front gate.

9 am - 3 pm

Cool Car College, presented by Gary Steeves Insurance, featuring Special Guest Seminars.

9 am - 11 am

NSRA/Atlantic Nationals Safety Lanes and Rod Repair Shop at Centennial Park, located just past the bleachers and on the right as you enter the main gates of the park. Presented by MOTHERS POLISHES WAXES CLEANERS® and Canadian Tire.

10 am - 4:30 pm

The Bernie Melanson Scale Model Show at the Rotary Lodge, Centennial Park

10 am - 3 pm

Special Guests Meet & Greet/Autograph Sessions.

10 am - 3 pm

Prize Trailer

Be sure to frequently check the Prize Trailer near the vendor midway to see if you are a winner of any of the amazing prizes being given away there.

3 pm

Atlantic Nationals Show Awards Grand Prize Draws

At the Main Park Stage, adjacent to the vendor area is where the Largest Prize Pool and Awards Program will take place.  Make sure you are there when your name is drawn.

YOU MUST BE PRESENT AT THE AWARDS PRESENTATION AND YOUR CAR MUST BE IN THE PARK TO WIN ANY OF THE MAJOR PRIZE DRAWS.

COMPLETE CONTEST RULES AVAILABLE ON THE GRAND PRIZE PAGE.

On Saturday and Sunday . . . .
Tune your radio to HOT ROD RADIO FM 99.1 - the voice of the Atlantic Nationals!

 

Pick up your registration kit early and be prepared to take direction from our Parking Crew who will be out to assist early on Saturday and Sunday mornings and .... BE SURE TO WEAR YOUR ARMBANDS ON YOUR ARM!

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