Mayor Amy Shuler Goodwin announced today the 14th annual Charleston Boulevard Rod Run & Doo Wop Car Show, which brings in visitors from across the country, will take place October 2 – 6, 2019. Event partners, Home Depot and Cabela’s will host a cruise-in at 200 Cross Terrace Blvd. October 2 from 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. prior to the car show moving to the boulevard October 3 – 6.

“The City of Charleston is excited to host the Charleston Boulevard Rod Run & Doo Wop Car Show this year,” said Mayor Amy Shuler Goodwin. “When our team went door-to-door to talk to businesses across our city, we asked folks about the events that helped generate business. Time and again, we received positive feedback about the Rod Run & Doo Wop.”

“We appreciate the continued support from the city and our sponsors.  We’re excited to welcome our guests back to the great City of Charleston for our 14th annual show and plan to make it the best one yet,” said Jack Jarvis, President of the Charleston Boulevard Rod Run & Doo Wop Car Show.

In 2018, the show featured cars from 13 states and Canada. In 2015, a study from West Virginia State University showed that approximately 120,000 people attend the car show which resulted in an economic impact of more than $4.2 million dollars over four days.

The Charleston Boulevard Rod Run & Doo Wop Car Show is currently taking registrations. To register your car and for more information, visit