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33rd Annual Route 66 Fun Run®

April 30th-May 2nd, 2021

33rd Annual Fun Run Will be Held in 2021

 

In order to follow the CDC‘s and Governor Ducey’s guidelines about gatherings within the next 8 weeks, the Fun Run committee has elected to cancel this year‘s event.

All registrants currently signed up to participate in the 2020 Fun Run will have their registration transferred to 2021 Fun Run to be held April 30 – May 2, 2021. You do not need to contact us in order to transfer your registration. All participants already registered for the 34th Annual Fun Run will have their registration transferred to 2022.

If you are unable to attend and would like a refund for your registration fee, please email [email protected] with your name and mailing address. We are experiencing a high call volume, so email is the preferred method of communication.

We thank you for your understanding and patience. We are already looking forward to celebrating Historic Route 66 with everyone in 2021.

Start to Finish. 123 miles of Route 66.

Friday

The festivities start in Seligman on Friday with registration, music, entertainment, and checking out the sights of Seligman.

  • 8am - 2pm: Firefighter’s Fun Bake Sale, Pancakes & Sausages Breakfast (8am to 10:30am), & Smoking Hot BBQ (11am to 2pm). Proceeds go to the Seligman Fire Department. 
  • 12pm - 6pm: Registration in Seligman at the ACME Building.
  • 1pm - 4pm: Live music with the “Delgadillo’s Orchestra” at the Snow Cap Drive-In
  • 5pm - 8pm: All-you-can-eat Spaghetti Dinner at St. Frances Catholic Church
  • 6:45pm: Everyone is welcome to join in the line-up at the General Store for the Cruisin’ Route 66 Parade - parade begins at 7pm
  • 7pm - 11pm: Music at Snow Cap Drive-in with DJ Beauty & The Beast
  • 7pm - 12pm: Dance the night away at the Black Cat Bar, featuring “Rock Nine”

For those driving into Kingman on Friday, participants need to register at the Kingman Powerhouse.  Visitors can participate in First Friday in the Historic Downtown.

  • 10am - 4pm: Pick up registration packets in Kingman at the Powerhouse *you must reserve a pick up in Kingman, otherwise your packet is in Seligman
  • 5pm - 8pm: Downtown Kingman First Friday ‘Rockabily Romp’ block party on Beale Street.
  • 8pm - 10pm:  Route 66 Drive-in Movie Night at Best Western Plus Kings Inn Featuring American Graffiti, FREE to the public and sponsored by the City of Kingman Tourism Division.

Saturday

Saturday morning in Seligman the vehicles will start to line up in preparation for the start of the FUN RUN® to Kingman which will kick off at 10am. Since this is not a timed event, please feel free to stop along the way to see attractions, take pictures, enjoy refreshments and check out the other vehicles as they cruise by.

  • Dawn:  Early birds start to line up on Hisotric Route 66
  • 7am - 10am:  Final registration at ACME Mobile Storage
  • 8am - 10am: Cinco de Mayo Breakfst at the Snow Cap Drive-In, featuring chorizo burritos and mimosa specials
  • 10am:  Angel Delgadillo will flag off the first car with Grand Marshal Bob "Boze" Bell leading the cars on the run to Kingman
  • 9am - 2pm:  Grand Canyon Caverns hosts Live Music, Char-Broiled Lunch, free hand dipped ice cream
  •  9am - 3pm:  Peach Springs 10th Annual Children’s Art Expo with live music at the Hualapai Culteral Center
  • 10am - 2pm:  Peach Springs Annual Hualapai BBQ with Fry Bread at the Route 66 Park
  • 10am - 2pm:  Hackberry General Store featuring live music and BBQ by Hog Heaven
  • 10am - 3pm: Mike’s Route 66 Outpost serving tacos and margaritas
  • Starting at 10am:  Valle Vista (Mile Marker 71) Firemen's BBQ, Craft & Bake Sale. Raffle tickets on sale, winner announced at the Powerhouse at 4pm
  • 9am - 5pm:  Kingman Show & Shine with vendors, music, activities for the family (judging is 3pm to 5pm), tours of the Mohave Museum of History & Arts
  • 2pm - 4pm: Bob Boze Bell Book Signing at the Powerhouse
  • 3pm - 5pm: Judging (please leave your car parked during this time)
  • 5pm - 7 pm Classics & Cocktails Happy Hour at Rickety Cricket Brewing on Beale Street.
  • 6pm: Street closures end, streets re-open to traffic, cars parked in open lanes may be towed.

Upon arrival in Kingman between 11am and 3pm, we will be lining up vehicles (not only cars but busses, vans, motorcycles and RVs) on Route 66 (Andy Devine Ave) and Beale Street for viewing and Fun Run judging. Entertainment, activities and vendors will be downtown all day until 5pm.

Saturday evening, participants can enjoy the night scene in Historic Downtown Kingman, or go out for dinner at one of Kingman’s eclectic restaurants.

Sunday

Sunday morning the vehicles will line up for the run to Topock/Golden Shores for the final get-together and awards - awards ceremony starting at 12:30pm. Again, not a timed run so there is plenty of time to stop along the way with Oatman being a fun place. We promise to have each and every burro in the neighborhood on the hoof to meet and greet our Fun Runners.

  • Dawn:  Cars begin meeting at the Powerhouse Visitor Center, overflow parking at the Mohave Museum of History & Arts. Victoria's Sugar Shack will be selling coffee and breakfast burritos!
  • 9am:  Cars begin cruise on Historic Route 66 to Oatman, led by Jingles, the historic Kingman police car
  • All Day: Visit with Crazy Ray at Cool Springs and enjoy Big Dog Chili Dogs & Hot Dogs
  • All Day:  Oatman hosts burros and gun fights. Parking on the South end of town
  • Starting at 11am:  Refreshments, Food & Vendors in Topock/Golden Shores
  • Starting at 12:30pm:  Show & Shine Awards Ceremony & Raffles at Topock/Golden Shores Community Center

2018 Awards

If you recieved an award this year in Topock and would like a picture of you recieving your award at the ceremony, contact Nikki at [email protected]

2018 Fun Run Award Recipients
Category FR # Vehicle Owner City & State Sponsor
Best Antique Vehicle 1925 & older 90 1925 Model T John Temme Simi Valley, CA Angel & Vilma Delgadillo's Original Route 66 Gift Shop
Best Motorcycle or Trike 690 1997 Harley Davidson Road King Don Henning Bullhead City, AZ Best Western Kings Inn
Best Chevrolet 1954 & older 717 1950 Chevy Coupe Jim Hammer Surprise, AZ Delgadillo Snow Cap
Best Tri-Five Chevrolet (1955, 56, 57) 317 1955 Chevy Nomad Larry Christensen Fountain Hills, AZ Mohave Museum of History
Best Chevrolet 1958 & newer 158 1958 Chevy Impala 2 Dr Hardtop Cat Little Las Vegas, NV KRMC
Best Chevrolet Chevelle or Malibu 568 1968 Chevy Chevelle Ken Cox Kingman, AZ Gas & Grub
Best Chevrolet Nova 766 1966 Chevy Nova Rodney Lawson Kingman, AZ Calico’s Restaurant
Best Chevrolet El Camino 506 1970 Chevy El Camino Roy Brown Bullhead City, AZ City of Kingman Visitor Center
Best Chevrolet Camaro Hardtop 638 1967 Chevy Camaro Joe Drawal Kingman, AZ Dambar & Steakhouse
Best Chevrolet Camaro Convertible 651 1968 Chevy Camaro Corey Broggeman Phoenix, AZ Delgadillo Snow Cap
Best Ford 1954 & older 713 1935 Ford Model 68 Dave Imbody New River, AZ  KRMC
Best Tri-Five Ford (1955, 56, 57) 404 1957 Ford Fairlane 500 Jeffery Boegler Kingman, AZ Roadkill Cafe
Best Ford 1958 & newer 756 1966 Ford Galaxie 500 Jack Betterton   Pizza Hut
Best Ford Falcon or Fairlane 8 1967 Ford Fairlane Bill Kemp Los Angeles, CA Historic Route 66 Motel
Best Ford Ranchero   No Ranchero     Crazy Ray’s at Cool Springs Station
Best Ford Cobra (2-seater) 280 1965 Ford Cobra Al Weaver Vail, AZ Mohave State Bank
Best Ford Mustang Hardtop 722 1967 Ford Mustang Clint Garrity Dixon, CA Pizza Hut
Best Ford Mustang Convertible 241 1994 Ford Mustang Richard Blankenship Kingman, AZ Angel & Vilma Delgadillo's Original Route 66 Gift Shop
Best Ford Thunderbird Hardtop 660 1966 Ford Thunderbird Paul Forsyth Kingman, AZ Taco Bell
Best Ford Thunderbird Convertible 444 1956 Ford Thunderbird Michael Viotti Cottonwood, AZ Rickety Cricket
Best Pontiac (non-GTO) 465 1957 Pontiac Star Chief Tom Mertens Mesa, AZ 66 Auto Sales
Best Pontiac GTO 79 1967 Pontiac GTO Patrick & Diana LaClair Apache Junchtion Gas & Grub
Best Pontiac Firebird 270 1970 Pontiac TransAm/Firechief     Stagecoach 66 Motel
Best Buick (including Skylark) 110 1949 Buick Super 4-Dr Sedan Dan Sands Phoenix, AZ KRMC
Best Oldsmobile (non-Cutlass) 267 1967 Oldsmobile Delta 88 Don Parson Hesperia, CA Pizza Hut
Best Oldsmobile Cutlass 362 1962 Oldsmobile F85 Cutlass Rich & Julie Metzner Flagstaff, AZ Diamond Brother’s Jewelers
Best Cadillac 57 1957 Cadillac Coup De Ville Chuck Bertram Henderson, NV Golden Shores Civic Association
Best Lincoln 221 1950 Lincoln Brain Moody Helendale, CA Gas & Grub
Best Mercury or Edsel 341 1951 Mercury Monterey James Minter Golden Valley, AZ Taco Bell
Best Chrysler or Imperial 582 1963 Chrysler Newport Town & Country Larry Stumpf Kingman, AZ Dambar & Steakhouse
Best Plymouth 530 1972 Plymouth Valiant Jan Shields Kingman, AZ  Angel & Vilma Delgadillo's Original Route 66 Gift Shop
Best Dodge or Desoto 788 1973 Dodge Charger Larry Buchman Las Vegas, NV Westside Lilos Cafe
Best German Car (non-VW) 522 1980 Mercedes 450 SL Brian Tarrant Kingman, AZ Zubricks T-Shirts
Best Volkswagen 641 1977 Bus Jenna Drawal Kingman, AZ Rickety Cricket
Best Japanese Car 523 1975 Toyota Land Cruiser Eric Walsey Kingman, AZ Best Western Kinds Inn
Best Italian Car 29 1978 Alfa Romeo Spider Ken Mohn Chino Valley, AZ Napa Auto Parts
Best British Car 314 1958 Austin Healy Convt. David McKinney Utah Best Western Kings Inn
Best Packard or Studebaker 105 1955 Studebaker President Tony LePore Kingman, AZ Hackberry General Store
Best AMC or Nash or Rambler or Hudson 308 1953 Hudson Hornet Lawrence Benson Scottsdale, AZ Taco Bell
Best Commercial Vehicle (Military,Bus, Taxi, Police, etc 45 1945 Chevrolet Tow Truck Stuart Failing Apple Valley, CA Gas & Grub
Best Panel Truck/Sedan Delivery 261 1961 Chevy Sedan Wagon Dale & Liz Hendrickson San Bernadino, CA Grand Canyon West
Best Chevrolet Truck 96 1953 Chevy Stake Bed P/U Dale & Carole Jensen Scottsdale, AZ Hualapai River Runners
Best Ford Truck 254 1954 Ford Pick Up Ronald Thy Hisperia, AZ Walapai Market
Best GMC Truck 353 1953 GMC Pick Up James Towe Kingman, AZ Hualapai Lodge
Best Dodge Truck 509 1960 Dodge D-100 Gary Johnston Kingman, AZ Delgadillo Snow Cap
Best Open Modified Car (including hot rods) 147 1947 Pontiac Convertible Roger Smith Kingman, AZ KRMC
Best Closed Modified Car (including hot rods) 697 1937 Ford Sedan Delivery Bob Lorenz Phoenix, AZ Best Western Kings Inn
Best Original (Unrestored) 1984 & older 243 1968 Buick Le Sabre William Moore El Mirage, AZ Seligman Canyon Lodge
Best Custom Car 580 1932 Ford Sedan Howard Barton Kingman, AZ Rickety Cricket
Best Station Wagon 202 1968 Ford Ranch Wagon Darren Raule Phoenix, AZ Edward Jones
Best Convertible (excluding T-bird, Corvette, Mustang & Camaro) 405 1956 Ford Sunliner Cut Teresa Buegler Kingman, AZ Valle Vista Property Owners 
Best Muscle Car 79 1967 Pontiac GTO Parick & Diane LaClair Apache Junchtion Trophy Mart
Best Sports Car (2-seater) 584 1984 Chevy Corvette Patrick Valenzuela Arizona City, AZ Taco Bell
Best Classic Vehicle with Trailer 699 1972 Chevy Monte Carlo w/ Trailer Art Cruz Buena Park, CA Pizza Hut
Best Interior 162 1962 Chevy Truck Joel Hernandez Laveen, AZ Gas & Grub
Best Display 169 1966 Pontiac GTO Michael Easton Rio Rancho, NM Dambar & Steakhouse
Best Route 66 Cruiser 361 1961 Ford Thunderbird Grant Anderson Santa Ana, CA Delgadillo Snow Cap
Best “Old” Corvette Coupe (1973 & older) 623 1972 Chevy Corvette Robert Glass Kingman, AZ  Dambar & Steakhouse
Best “Old” Corvette Convertible (1973 & older) 662 1962 Chevy Corvette Steve Clifford West Minster, CA Angel & Vilma Delgadillo's Original Route 66 Gift Shop
Best “New” Corvette Coupe (1973 & newer) 614 1974 Corvette Stingray Larry & Debbie Jenkins Kingman, AZ KRMC
Best “New” Corvette Convertible (1973 & newer) 807 2004 Chevy Corvette Rhonda & Patrick Rommel CA Diamond Brother’s Jewelers
Outstanding Club Participation   Corvette Club of Utah     Dambar & Steakhouse
Grapes of Wrath Award         Taco Bell
Longest Distance Driven 736 1981 VW Bus Victoria Schilling Argentina Best Western Kings Inn
Participation Outside the USA     Gilligans RT 66 Tours New Zealand Delgadillo Snow Cap
Hard Luck Award 375 1994 Dodge Neon Mike Rocha Adelanto, CA Angel & Vilma Delgadillo's Original Route 66 Gift Shop

 

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