Q: Where is the MuscleKingz Car Show & Concert taking place?
A: Kern County Raceway located at 13500 Raceway Blvd Interstate 5 and Enos Lane, Bakersfield, CA 93311.
Q: What time does the car show start and end?
A: General Admission gates open at 12pm and the car show ends at 7pm.
Q: What time does the concert start?
A: Set times will be released closer to the event, but music will be playing all day!
Q: I haven't received my tickets yet. What should I do?
A: In an effort to hinder fraud, tickets will be emailed about 2 weeks before the event! If it is within this time frame and you have not received your tickets, please contact our official ticket provider, Front Gate Tickets: or call 888-512-SHOW.
Q: I am a registered driver, do my passengers need to pay admission?
A: All vehicle registrations include a passenger ticket. Your passenger must arrive in your vehicle. If you need additional tickets to the event or have additional passengers, additional event tickets will need to be purchased. Kids 5 years old and under are free, ages 6-12 are $10 with paid adult admission for general admission only. VIP, PIT & Reserved Seating will require a ticket purchase.
Q: Will there be awards and events going on during the show?
A: Yes, throughout the show we will have attractions on the pavement, “Best Of” awards, and other events TBD.
Q: Is there attendee parking?
A: Yes, parking will be available for $5 per vehicle paid upon arrival to the Kern County Raceway.
Q: What can and can't I bring?
A: PERMITTED ITEMS:
Prescription medicine. All prescription medicines must be in a marked bottle, along with photo matching ID.
Baby strollers or small wagons for toddlers - Not allowed in VIP Lounge/Front of Stage Standing Pit
Small backpacks (school backpacks) - No large framed packs permitted
NO knives/weapons of ANY kind - This includes knives on keychains
NO illegal drugs or substances of any kind
NO outside food, beverages or alcohol
NO ice chests or coolers of any kind
NO glass bottles or glass of any kind
NO E-Z Ups/pop up tents or shelters
NO professional cameras/lenses, drones, video cameras or video recording equipment
NO glass/glass containers
NO bicycles, skateboards or scooters
NO personal motorized vehicles unless an ADA approved device
NO glow sticks or laser pointers
NO squirt guns, toy guns or anything else that resembles a weapon
Q: Can I bring my E-Z Up/Pop Up Tent or umbrella?
A: NO E-Z Ups/pop up tents or umbrellas.
Q: Can I bring pets?
A: Only approved service animals are allowed.
Q: Can I leave the event and come back?
A: There is no re-entry for this event. Once you leave you will not be able to return with the same ticket.
Q: I registered my car, when should I get there?
A: Registered drivers will be allowed to start entering at 7am and must be in their spot by 10:30am.
Q: Can registered drivers leave early?
A: Once your car is parked, it is not permitted to move until instructed by event staff at the conclusion of the car show.
Q: What if it rains?
A: This event will take place rain or shine.
Q: Can I register at the show?
A: If we have not sold to capacity, vehicle registration will be available morning of the event. Please visit our event page for registration times.
Q: Can I purchase tickets for my passengers at Vehicle Check-In?
A: If the event is not sold out, additional tickets will be available for purchase at vehicle check-in.
Q: Can I leave my car parked at my spot during the concert?
A: Yes. However, you will be unable to move your car until after the conclusion of the concert.
Q: I am part of a car club, can I display my club’s banners and merchandise?
A: Only VIP registered drivers are permitted to display banners and/or merchandise. Please submit a vendor form if you wish to display or sell merchandise.
Q: My vehicle might not meet the requirements for admitted cars, can I still register?
A: If you registered but are unsure if your car will be admitted you can submit photos for review by our team prior to the show. There will be vehicle inspection/clearance staff available outside Driver’s Alley day of the event. If your vehicle does not meet requirements it will not be allowed on show grounds and refunds will be granted.
Q: Can I trailer my car in?
A: Yes, we will have a separate lane for unloading and a lot for trailer parking.
Q: Can I get a refund?
A: There are no refunds for car registration or admission. However, car registrations are transferrable. Please email for more information.
Any additional questions? Email .