Spectacular Automotive Event Taking Place  Sept 18-21, 2014

See many rare and beautiful cars!


Hornets Nest Region

Antique Automobile Club of America


Producers of the


Charlotte AutoFair

Fall Meet

Sept 18-21, 2014


Charlotte Motor Speedway



Event Schedule

Gates Open to Vendors - 7:00 AM

(Vendors can live inside overnight)

Gates Open to Public - 8:00 AM

Once Inside, Stay Until Dark

Tickets Sold 'til 5:00 PM Th-Fr-Sa

Tickets Sold 'til Noon on Sunday


“Region Auto Show-Original to Custom” - Saturday Only

8:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Awards at 3:00 PM

Region Youth Program -- Saturday


Other Saturday-Sunday Car Shows

Sunday Show Awards at 2:00 PM

On Sunday-Come in by Noon!

Unique Automotive Displays!


Admission $10 / Person at Gate

Children Under 12 Free with Adults

Public Parking $5 / Vehicle

Admission & Public Parking Fees Collected By The Speedway


 Charlotte AutoFair

Spring Meet


April 9-12, 2015

National AACA

Spring Meet

April 11, 2015


 See Calendar Below.


Links Below for Event Details

Event General Information


Event Layout Maps

Event Picture Gallery

Event Schedule

Attendance Information

AACA Antique Auto Meet

Vendor-Flea Market Info

Vendor Registration Form

Car Corral Info

North Carolina DMV On Site

Event Regulations

NO Golf Carts Allowed!

Speedway Blvd Exit 49

Web Sites of Interest

Hornets Nest Region


  AACA Logo

  Charlotte AutoFair Fall Meet Sept 18-21, 2014 includes the Region Auto Show-Original to Custom on Saturday Sept 20, 2014.  See the calendar on this website for more info.

6,500 Vendor Spaces chock full of Restoration Parts & Cars For Sale in the Blue-Orange-Green-Fields!  Plus more than 1,000 Vehicles For Sale in the Car Corral on the Track Oval - All this happens Thursday to Sunday.

In addition, more than 50 other Car Clubs display their vehicles on Saturday & Sunday.

Don't miss this great Charlotte AutoFair Meet event -- thousands of beautiful and rare automobiles for sale and on display.  Allow several days to see everything -- something changes every day to add more excitement to the 'fields of automotive dreams.'

The Hornets Nest Region welcomes you to participate in Charlotte AutoFair, the greatest collector car event in the Southeast!  More than thirty-five years old and still going strong -- come join us for this great Event!

Note:  Car Corral vehicles must be drivable;  dually's are not allowed - vehicles must not exceed nineteen feet in length.

Always many Collector Vehicle Bargains at Charlotte AutoFair!




Sept 18-21, 2014

Fall Meet

Produced By

Hornets Nest Region AACA


Charlotte Motor Speedway



Collector Car Auction               Friday-Saturday          

By: Dealer Auctions, Inc. and Charlotte Motor Speedway - not affiliated with Hornets Nest Region, AACA

Website:  www.dlrauctions.com

Phone 800-352-4898

Speedway Website: www.charlottemotorspeedway.com

Spring & Fall Future Dates  - See "Calendar" Link at left. 

Traffic Tip for Event Days:  Use US29 or US49 to approach the Speedway - Do not use I-85 or Bruton Smith Blvd - TOO CONGESTED!

Purchase Vendor Spaces at the Event - Use US29 to Speedway Entrance A, proceed to Green Field Registration Tent.







Charlotte AutoFair  Sept 18-21, 2014 !

      The Hornets Nest Region, AACA, will again produce our world famous and much celebrated Charlotte AutoFair Event, which will provide more than 6,500 collector car Flea Market Vendor spaces to buy and sell restoration parts and supplies for almost any vehicle ever produced -- also included are more than 1,000 Car Corral vehicle spaces for buying and selling collector vehicles of all descriptions!  HNR plans for more than 100,000 Eager Collector Vehicle Buyers and Restorers to attend Charlotte AutoFair!  The Hornets Nest Region, AACA, has produced Charlotte AutoFair for more than thirty-five years to thrill auto enthusiasts from all over the world!

Parking is easier from Morehead Road - enter from that side of the speedway and you are immediately into the world of collector cars!       

      Shop freely between the Green Field outside the track and the Orange Field and Blue Field inside.  Use the Underpass Gate 26 to shop between outside and inside.  Have your hand stamped if needed to leave Charlotte AutoFair and come back the same day.

      Please note:  As with any large collector vehicle flea market, the Hornets Nest Region cannot require vendors to attend or require vendors to remain thru-out the event - please plan accordingly, especially if you are attending for the first time!  Friday and Saturday are always the busiest days of Charlotte AutoFair!

     Charlotte AutoFair proceeds, rain or shine -- keep an eye on the weather and make your decision accordingly!

AACA Youth Program about Cars - Saturday - Inquire

  See Links at left for further Charlotte AutoFair details.  

Car Show Aerial View 2Car Show Aerial View 2

Pictured above left, an aerial view of Charlotte AutoFairUS Highway 29 appears in the right side of the photo.  The Infield is filled with the Blue and Orange Field Flea Markets.  The Green Field Flea Market is located in the lower right area of the photo, outside the Track.  The Red Field Flea Market (Spring only) is located on the lower left side of the photo, just outside Gate 25.  The photo, above right and below left, are views of the Car Corral located on the Speedway oval.  More than 1,600 collector vehicles are offered for sale on the Speedway oval, in addition to more than 500 collector vehicles offered for sale in the Flea Market areas during the event.  The Flea Market areas are devoted to collector vehicle and automotive restoration sales -- Charlotte AutoFair is not a general flea market.

Presented Every Spring (April) and Fall (September) At 

Charlotte Motor Speedway - See Calendar at left 

for Years 2014 to 2018


 VENDORS PLEASE NOTE:  Your registration and attendance indicates your agreement that..."As a Vendor, I understand I can't sell T-shirts, caps, sunglasses, hats, clothing, jewelry, watches, rings, beads, belt buckles, patches, shoes, boots, food, drink, cassette tapes, new NASCAR racing related souvenir items unless commissioned with Charlotte Motor Speedway."


The Green Field and Spring only Red Field are located just outside the Underpass from the Orange Field - There is much more outside - Check out all the Vendors for those hard to find parts and restoration bargains!




Charlotte AutoFair - Produced by the Hornets Nest Region Since 1978 at Charlotte Motor Speedway.


4-Day Event  Thursday through Sunday.  Each day, gates open to Vendors at 7am and public at 8am -- Vendors are open and selling to public and also completing setups on Thursday -- Friday & Saturday are fully staffed by Vendors with lots of good stuff -- All Car Shows take place Saturday and Sunday.


150 Acre Event with more than 10,000  Vendor Spaces in April -- 150,000+ Attendance Expected.  More than 6,500 Vendor Spaces in September.


Car Corral on the Track Oval has space for more than 1,600 Vehicles For Sale in April and September.   


Special collector car display themes will be inside a Speedway Garage.


$10 Adult Admission & $5 Public Parking (Children Under 12 Free with Adults) Collected by the Speedway.

Overall view of FIELDS layout

Come back to this Website often to learn about the latest

Charlotte AutoFair activities!

Direct All Event Correspondence to:

Hornets Nest Region, AACA
9307-H Monroe Road
Charlotte, NC 28270-1485

Phone: (704) 841-1990
Fax: (704) 841-1456
Office Hours: Monday - Friday 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Speak With: Shirley or Brenda
Charlotte AutoFair Director: Mel Carson
Assistant Director: Nick Wilkens
E-Mail Charlotte AutoFair


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