James Dean Weekend Runs & Rallies

September 24 – 26, 2022

Three Cool Events in One Fun Weekend!

Three Cool Events in One Fun Weekend! Visit the home town of the original, bonafide rebel, James Dean. Check out decked out hot rods and choppers during the Remembering James Dean Festival. Thousands of fans come out every year for a motorcycle rally and car shows 90 minutes north of Indy in Grant County.

Jonesboro River Rally

Main Street, Jonesboro, IN

September 23 @ 12:00 pm – September 25 @ 6:00 pm



Live entertainment


Poker Run

Harley stunt riders

Bike Show

Field Events

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Ducktail Run Rod & Custom Show

Gas City ‘Beaner Linn’ Park
718 S. Broadway
Gas City, IN 46933

September 22 @ 12:00 pm – September 25 @ 3:00 pm



Live entertainment

Nearly 3,000 cars from 1972 and older

Swap Meet in Jerry’s Junkyard


Muffler Rapping, Flame-throwing & Neon contests

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James Dean Run Car Show

Playacres Park
300 E. Madison St.
Fairmount, IN 46928

September 23 – September 25



9th Street Car Club’s classic car show

Rock ‘n’ Roll music

Swap Meet

Food Vendors

Street Rods, Classics, Muscle Cars & special interest cars

Rain or shine, free entry for spectators

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About Grant County

Grant County, Indiana, is home to nifty attractions, outtasight events and rebellious celebrities. Whether it’s saddle shoes, classic cars, vintage bikes, James Dean, or Garfield, we love everything classic and cool. Have a blast just 90 minutes North of Indy.

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