Wednesday, May 05, 2010

We've got the low-down, and the high-up, on this summer's "Moonrunners" event

We told you in our February 12 post to mark your calendars for this summer's "Moonrunners" event, and now we've got the nitty-gritty, including the full agenda, straight from the sponsor, the Hazzard County Car Club / ...

Host Hotel:
Holiday Inn Express
1900 North Expressway
Griffin, Georgia 30223
Mention "Hazzard County Car Club" for the club rate of $80 a night.

Friday, August 6, 2010
- Check in at Holiday Inn after 3 p.m. and head to Atlanta Motor Speedway for the "Friday Night Drag and Show-N-Shine" at 6 p.m. ($7 for spectators; $20 for participants).

Saturday, August 7, 2010
- Complimentary hot breakfast at hotel, 6-9:30 a.m.
- Screening of "Moonrunners" begins at 10 a.m.
- Lunch on your own.
- Depart from hotel at 1 p.m. for locations tour.
- Dinner at Ryan's Grill at 7 p.m. (around $11 per person). Question-and-answer session with cast/crew following dinner.

Sunday, August 8, 2010
- Complimentary hot breakfast at hotel, 6-9:30 a.m.
- Checkout by 11 a.m.

Special Guests:
- Jerry Rushing
- Brian W. Roy, director of photography for "Moonrunners"
- Bob Shelley, special effects for "Moonrunners" and "The Dukes of Hazzard"

A raffle will be held during the weekend for "Moonrunners" DVDs, posters, and other pieces of movie history. All proceeds will benefit Kare for Kids, an organization in Dawsonville, Georgia, dedicated to improving the lives of children in Dawson County. Tickets are $1 each or $5 for ten.

Model builders: Be sure to bring your models to display.

Contact if you have any questions.

See a video clip of the tour at

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