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Cars Behind Bars

August 6, 2023 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Come out and experience some of the best cars in the Midwest inside this amazing historic site in Joliet, Illinois. There will be food trucks, drinks, vendors, and awards for the top vehicles. This event is open to all makes and models of modified, classic, and exotic vehicles. Due to space limitations, entries will be application based.
Please apply by emailing pictures and vehicle information to [email protected] no later than August 1st, 2023.

Entry fee is $35 per vehicle with driver only.

Spectator tickets are $15 each with Children under 10 free. They will only be available day of.

$35 for vendor spots. Please email [email protected] to reserve your space by August 1st, 2023.

Self-guided tours of the Prison grounds and open buildings are included with admission!

*No outside alcohol or coolers allowed*

*The location to this event is a historic prison that has been closed for 21 years. Please respect the location and the grounds.*

Thank you to the Old Joliet Prison Historic Site, Track Day Direct, and Liquimoly for their support!



August 6, 2023
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm


Old Joliet Prison
1125 Collins St.
Joliet, IL 60432 United States
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(312) 336-1350
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