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8/12/2009

Nisei Week Car Show

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The Annual Nisei Week Car show is this Friday August 15th from 11-6pm, admission is $12 at the door and kids under 10 are free.

FOR DIRECTIONS - CLICK HERE

As Taken from showoffcafe.com

"The nation's premiere import car show hits Southern California on the 10th Annual Nisei Week Showoff Car Show, where the import car show meets cultural experience in Downtown Los Angeles. Mainstream Productions presents the Nisei Week Showoff Car Show to be held at Little Tokyo on Saturday, August 15, 2009. 

This is the place where the top-notch show cars come out to compete and show.

This year the all day event features:

SHOWOFF CAR SHOW - West coast's top show cars compete for cash prizes and trophies. This is the place where function, quality, and form counts. Overall Winner wins $1000.00 and 6ft trophy with all bragging rights. Custom Showoff (runner up) receives $500 and 5 ft trophy. We have over 350 of the finest show cars so don't miss out!

The TOP honors in the NOVICE CLASS are:
SHOWOFF AUTO - $1,000 | CUSTOM SHOWOFF AUTO - $500

Team SHOWOFF and Team REPRESENT awards:
Team SHOWOFF - $2000 in BOMEX aero parts 
Team Represent - $1000 in BOMEX aero parts

BEST OF CATEGORIES 
JDM SHOWOFF, EF CIVIC SHOWOFF, EG CIVIC SHOWOFF, EK CIVIC SHOWOFF, EP CIVIC SHOWOFF, S2000 SHOWOFF, DA INTEGRA SHOWOFF, DC / DB / RSX SHOWOFF, TOYOTA SHOWOFF, NISSAN SHOWOFF, MITSUBISHI SHOWOFF, SUBARU SHOWOFF, Xb SHOWOFF, EXC JDM SHOWOFF, EXC DTM SHOWOFF, OLD SCHOOL SHOWOFF, SPORTCAR SHOWOFF, DOMESTIC SHOWOFF
(Need at least 6 vehicles for each class or class will be cancelled)

LIVE ENTERTAINMENT - An all day array of stage acts including Hip Hop, R&B and bands. PLUS! To tease the eye some of the hottest industry models with their hot autographed posters and much more.

NISEI WEEK FESTIVAL - Come get a taste of Japan happening at various spots throughout Little Tokyo, Carnival, food, shopping and more!"

PARKING IS AVAILABLE AT:
- The City's "Mangrove Site" on 1st and Alameda  (northeast corner)
- City Hall East, (enter from Los Angeles Street, near Temple) (free)
- Parking is available at private lots in Little Tokyo. Fees Vary

Parade Participants with Permits are allowed to park in Lot 7, next to East West Theater

Street Closures:  Please see website:  niseiweek.org