Cannery hosts 9th Motorhead Festival

Apr 13, 2004 12:25 AM

The Cannery Casino & Hotel welcomes Cars, Stars and Guitars, The 9th Annual Motorhead Festival and "Wing Thing" to the Club indoor/outdoor venue, May 7 and 8.

There will be hundreds of customs, classics, trucks, bikes, boats, exotics, race and specialty vehicles on display on the outdoor festival grounds and west parking area along with car cruises and contests throughout the two-day event.

Vendors booths will specialize in after-market auto parts and polishes.

Cars Stars and Guitars festival hours are noon to 10 p.m. on Friday and 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Saturday. Admission is free on Friday, $3 on Saturday, and free for children under 12 and seniors over 65.

Entertainment will be provided by John Earl & The Boogie Man Band from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. and Road Rockets from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. There will be plenty of food and beverage booths offering a variety of food and drink specials.

"Fun activities will be scheduled throughout the two-day event for the whole family to enjoy including displays of fun, colorful vehicles old and new that represent the lineage of automobile history," said Bill Wortman, Cannery Casino Resorts principal.

Cannery Casino & Hotel is located in North Las Vegas at the corner of Craig and Losee roads.