Visit the home town of the original, bonafide rebel, James Dean. Check out decked out hot rods and choppers during the Remembering James Dean Festival. Thousands of fans come out every year for a motorcycle rally and car shows 90 minutes north of Indy in Grant County.

James Dean Weekend Runs & Rallies

Jonesboro River Rally

Friday, September 27 – Sunday, September 29, 2019

Main Street
Jonesboro, IN 46938

  • Harley stunt riders
  • Ball of Death
  • High wire motorcycle trapeze act
  • Live entertainment
  • Food
  • Poker Run
  • Bike show

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Ducktail Run Rod & Custom Show

Thursday, September 27 – Sunday, September 30, 2019

Gas City ‘Beaner Linn’ Park
718 S. Broadway
Gas City, IN 46933

  • Nearly 3,000 cars from 1972 and older
  • Swap Meet in Jerry’s Junkyard
  • Crafts
  • Live Entertainment
  • Muffler Rapping, Flame-throwing & Neon contests

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James Dean Fall Run Car Show

Friday, September 27 – Sunday, September 29, 2019

Playacres Park
300 E. Madison St.
Fairmount, IN 46928

  • 9th Street Car Club’s open car show
  • Street Rods, Classics, Muscle Cars & special interest cars
  • Rock ‘n’ Roll music
  • Food vendors
  • Swap meet
  • Rain or shine, free entry for spectators

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