The 40th Annual Rod & Custom Auto Show presented by Weber Auto Group is returning to the Quad Cities for 2023. This year marks the show's 40th anniversary, and we can't thank you enough for your help getting us there.

Come out to the Bend XPO Center in East Moline January 13-15 for a weekend of car show and family fun.

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See one-of-a-kind customs, tricked-out bikes, vendors, demos, and all of your other favorite car show staples.

Features at the 40th Rod & Custom Show


  • Tire Change Race
    • Friday at 5:00pm; Saturday at 11:00am & 4:30pm; Sunday at 11:30
  • Creeper Race
    • Friday at 6:00pm; Saturday at 12:30 & 5:30; Sunday at 1:00pm
  • Piston Stack
    • Friday at 7:00pm; Saturday at 2:30 & 6:30; Sunday at 2:00pm
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Panel Jams - Hosted by Hetz w Kickin’ Color:
Friday at 6:30 pm; Saturday 1:30 pm; Sunday 1:00 pm with artists:

  • Bill Foust: Signs by Foust from Shannon, IL
  • Chris Glembin: Chris D Painter from Milwaukee, WI
  • Mark Hagstrom: Fat Daddy from Milwaukee
  • Jim Hetzler: Hetz from Muscatine, IA

Kids’ Art Contest from Premier Metal Art
Kids can draw a picture, and one will be chosen to turn into metal art!

Original Art Auction
Saturday 2:00 pm; Sunday 1:30 pm

Dwyer and Michaels Car Calendar Signing
1:00 pm Saturday

Pin Up Show hosted by Abernathy's
3:00 pm Saturday with a 40's theme


Take & Make Model Car Kits for kids
Limited Quantities; First Come First Serve available at the merch booth.

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-Friday, January 13, 1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
-Saturday, January 14,10:00 am - 8:00 pm
-Sunday, January 15, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Tickets are $8 with kids 13 and under free.  Active military and veterans are free all weekend thanks to Dahl Ford!

The 40th Annual Rod and Custom Auto Show is brought to you by Weber Auto Group.

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Check out some of the features from the 2022 39th Annual Rod & Custom Show:

Rod & Custom 2022 Highlights



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