Photo Courtesy of Craig Rusboldt
The 10th annual AZ Rockabilly Bash is going to be held at Pleasant Harbor (8708 W. Harbor Boulevard) on March 26-27 with an automotive swap meet on Sunday, March 28.
This “Kustom Kulture Festival” is a celebration of hot rods, music, pin ups and the classic car culture. The three-day event includes vendors, foods, burn out contests and a full line up of bands. On stage will be The Delta Bombers, Deke Dickerson and the Whippersnappers, The Rocketz, The Sandbox Bullies, The Devillains, The FreakBillyz and Johnny Hootrock. While the bands play, attendees can enjoy food, shopping, dancing, and more. The event also showcases a pin up pageant and awards for over 10 categories.
The event takes place from 3-9 p.m. on Friday; 9 a.m. – 9 p.m. on Saturday; and the automotive swap meet is from 6 a.m. to noon on Sunday. Tickets are available online or at the gate for $30; kids 12 and under are free. Car registration is open to pre-1972 classic cars, all year bikes, pull start only vintage mini bikes, and vintage trailers. If you are entering a vehicle, you can pre-register online at azrockabillybash.com or at the gate.
The automotive swap meet is Sunday, and for vendors, it is first come first serve. For more details on the swap meet, call 602-575-1950.
Editor’s note: Be sure to follow COVID-19 safety protocols when attending any public events, including face coverings, social distancing and hand sanitizing.