Statesville, NC – On May 18, from 11 a.m. – 7 p.m., Rescue Ranch will play host to its first Hot Rods and Hops featuring an outdoor car show with classic cars and hot rods including some NASCAR celebrities’ personal cars.

Entry to this family friendly event if $10 per car load with musical entertainment from Sydney Lett and Ryan Trotti. Guests can enjoy meeting the outside animal ambassadors, walking on the nature trails and playing on the inclusive, 10,000 square foot Earnhardt Family Playground.

Food trucks from Lobster Dogs, Crafty Burgers and Whazaspeedia will be on hand. In addition to Fourth Creek, D9, Ghostface, and Twenty-Six Acres breweries.

Pre-registration for show cars is $20 and can be completed by emailing and $25 for the day of.

Cash and credit cards are accepted on site.

Rescue Ranch is an animal welfare organization that uses educational programs to promote respect for animals and responsible pet ownership, as well as agricultural, environmental and wildlife conservation.

Rescue Ranch is located at 1424 Turnersburg Hwy., Statesville, NC 28625. For more information on Rescue Ranch visit,, Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram.