Eye Candy for the Car Enthusiast
Shawnee, OK- FireLake Grand Casino will once again host The FireLake Car Show, Saturday,
June 6, 2009, at FireLake Grand Casino, located at I-40 and exit 178 in Shawnee, Oklahoma.
“We held our first car show in 2004, and it has grown to be quite a large event,” said Brad
Peltier, Director of Marketing for FireLake Grand Casino. “Our parking lot will be filled with
rows of muscle cars and street rods. Bring your lawn chairs and your family to enjoy all the
The eighteen classes cover street rods, muscle cars, imports, trucks, motorcycles, and special
interest. Some of the vehicles will be original, some modified, some pre 49, and some newer.
“Spectators never know what they’ll see in the Special Interest category,” added Peltier. “In
previous years, we have had everything from antique fire trucks to jet boats.”
Admission for spectators is free and concession stands will be set up for guests to purchase
beverages and snack items.
Registration is from 8am to 11am. Pre-registration fee is $15 and registration on June 6th will be
$20. Registered vehicles will be contestant- judged and will receive cash prizes for first, second
and third place in each category. A “Best of Show” prize will also be awarded. The awards
ceremony will be held in the FireLake Grand Events Center at 3pm. For more information call
Presented with pride by the Citizen Potawatomi Nation, FireLake Grand Casino features more
than 1,800 Vegas-style games in 125,000 square feet, from the hottest slot machines to some 100
table games. As all games are designated “Class 3, Oklahoma Compact,” six percent of
FireLake Grand’s net gaming revenue goes to support the state’s public education. Dining
options range from the elegant Embers Steakhouse to casual choices like the area’s most popular
buffet. The Casino is conveniently located just east of Oklahoma City on Interstate 40 at Exit