FAQ

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Please try to use this sheet, as well as the rest of the website to answer any questions before calling. The weekend will be very busy so we may not be able to return calls or messages during the event. Thank you!

Moparfest dates are Saturday and Sunday August 17 & 18 from 8:00am-4:00pm, rain or shine

You can register at the gate still for $40 – includes 2 adults and the vehicle for the weekend.

You can substitute a vehicle if you need to, just let us know at the registration area to make sure all your paperwork matches in case you are chosen for a big prize. (You and your registered vehicle must be present to win)

General admission costs are $12 per person per day, kids 12 and under are free

The cruise night downtown New Hamburg on Friday night is open to all makes and models of cars and begins around 4:30pm until dusk.

Cruise to Wellington Motors on Saturday night leaves from Moparfest
Wellington Motors address: 935 Woodlawn Rd W, Guelph, ON N1K 1B7
Google maps directions: https://goo.gl/llV6nF

Saturday we draw for $5,000 in Mopar Money – you and your registered vehicle must be present to win – this is open to all show vehicles on the grounds

Sunday we draw for the pre-registered participant grand prize (for 2019 the prize is $15,000 CASH) – you and your pre-registered 1994 or older vehicle must be present to win (must have pre-registered before July 3/2019)

Sunday is the draw for the New Hamburg Optimist Challenger – you do NOT need to be present to win, we will call you

Bus Trip to St. Jacobs was canceled for 2019. We have introduced a non-automotive Flea Market as well as 4 new DIY classes in the upstairs arena this year instead

We are a handicap accessible event and offer handicap parking on-site. Proper permits must be displayed on your motorized transportation vehicles – including scooters, golf carts, etc. (you must bring your own – no rentals available on-site)

Moparfest has a strict no pet policy. Service animals with their working vests on are welcome to the event. There will be zero tolerance for animals left in vehicles, or tied to vehicles in parking lots

Even if it’s raining where you are, it might not be raining in New Hamburg (We hope no one has to ask this!)

We might have no-show vendor spots available (click to see most recent availability), but they will be sold at the gate on a first-come first-serve basis. Weekend vendor spots cost $75 and up per 20×20

Vendor parts pick up and drop off is available for large items, on-site only

We have Flea Market spaces available still. You will get a 10×10 space in exchange for a $50 prize donation for our silent auction table. No food allowed, non-automotive only. One per person

Moparfest is mostly a cash-only event, there is one debit/credit machine at the grandstands souvenir booth (we cannot offer cash back here), and an ATM on site. All other areas are cash. American money is accepted (we try to make it as far as possible)

Spectator parking is the same as last year– at the Wilmot Recreation Complex – free shuttle busses are provided to and from the show grounds
Address: 1291 Nafziger Road Baden, ON N3A 0C4
Google maps: https://goo.gl/0ZmMJY

Moparfest 2019 is on August 17 & 18, 2019 (Our 40th anniversary!)
Moparfest 2020 is on August 15 & 16, 2020 – always the 3rd weekend
Moparfest 2021 is on August 21 & 22, 2021
Moparfest 2022 is on August 20 & 21, 2022