Welcome To Helena Valley Timing Association

Participants - Register your cars here

Thanks once again goes out to the Helena area residents and all the car show participants for another great year.  The 14th annual Blast From the Past car show was a great success.  So many good people and so many great cars make it a very special event. The participants have worked so hard to build these vehicles and are quite proud of them as they should be. We at The Helena Valley Timing Association want to say how proud we are of the participants and their hard work. We look forward to seeing all of you again this year for another great show.We are scheduled this year (2020) for June 26-28, 2020.

This year (2020) we will again silent auction items which are customized and painted by local body shops. These are beautiful items and the auction has been a huge success

Friday, June 26 - Kickoff Party

We will begin the weekend at Nickels/Steffanos parking lot 2100 N Last Chance Gulch for our kickoff party Friday, June 26th.  Come down and meet old friends and get the weekend started. There will be an exhaust pipe flame throwing contest later in evening, live music from 5:00 to 9:00 PM, the parking lot will be blocked off for car show participants to park, outside bar and food will be available.

Registration 3:00 P.M. at Nickels/Steffanos 2100 N Last Chance Gulch
Kickoff Party Starts 4:00 P.M. at Nickels/Steffanos
  Live music by The Trust Fund Hippies from 5:00 PM-9:00 PM
Flame Throwing Contest: 9:30 PM @ Nickels/Steffanos

Saturday, June 27 - Show & Shine

The Show and Shine will happen on Saturday, June27 at the beautiful Broadwater grounds West of Helena. Gates will open at noon for the public and the admission is $5.00 per person and kids under 12 are free. The proceeds always go toward our scholarship fund.  Participant registration will also be available at the grounds from 7:30 AM to 1 PM.  Come early and get a good spot under one of the large shade trees. It will be a fun day…

Trophies for the top 20 cars and best bike and also peoples choice award based on public voting, We will also have a $200 long distance award and $500 Best of Show award.   Raffles at 3:00 P.M. and awards at 4:00 P.M.  Participant BBQ at 5:00 P.M.

Food and beverage vendors galore

Come meet special guests Joe & Amanda Martin from the Motortrend hit TV show "Iron Resurrection". They will be on hand all day Saturday at the car show signing autographs and selling merchandise.

Free BBQ for participants and club members
Calendars for sale.
Kids jumping playground
Engine meltdown
Auction of custom items

Registration 7:30AM-1:00PM
Show & Shine Car Show @ Historic Broadwater Grounds

Sunday, June 28 - Drag races

They will be held at the Helena Regional Airport.  We will have signs and markers and maps available to the participants and public at Saturdays show & shine car show. Tentative schedule looks like this:

Tech Inspection 7:00 - 9:00 A.M. Download Tech Inspections and Driver Requirements Here.
Driver's Meeting 9:30 A.M.
Cacklefest 9:45 A.M.
Drag Races Start 10:00 A.M. @ Rocky Mountan Training Track near Helena Airport
  • Fee to race is $25 per car and you can race that car as much as time will allow
  • Public admission is $5 per person at the gate with kids under 12 free
  • Car show participants are admitted free to the races but must pay the race fee if racing.
  • DOT approved helmets are a standard requirement for racers as well as seat belts.  Motorcycle races must have helmet and full set of leathers to race.

We are looking forward to a great show this year and we want to invite all those people who like to view some beautiful cars and those who like the action of the drags to join us for a blast of a weekend.

Participant Registration:

NOTE: Participants are people bringing cars to show and race. General admission tickets for the public are sold at the gate!
1. *Pre Register for Car Show before June 15th $20.00  
2. *Register for Car Show after June 15th $25.00  
3. Extra Car(s) $5.00/car  
4. Overnight Camping $10.00/spot  
You may also download a manual PDF Registration form to mail in.
*Participant Registration includes one automoble and admittance to the drag race, show & shine, dash plaque, entertainment and BBQ for two. You may add additional cars for $5.00/car. Additional cars recieve admittance to show & shine and a dash plaque. There will be a $200 long distance award sponsored by Nickels so let us know how many miles you have driven to the event.