Auto enthusiasts of all kinds gather together each August as Mineral Avenue comes to life with an exhibit of classic and antique cars, trucks, and motorcycles. Ignite the Nites, which has grown remarkably from year to year, draws numerous car clubs and an excess of 400 entries for the Igniters′ annual car show competition.

Categories of Judging and Awards


Truck Classes
A. Antique Truck Stock 1940 & Older
B. Antique Truck Modified 1940 & Older
C. Classic Truck Stock 1941–1959
D. Classic Truck Modified 1941–1959
E. Late Great Truck Stock 1960–1979
F. Late Great Truck Modified 1960–1979
G. Late Model Truck Stock 1980–1999
H. Late Model Truck Modified 1980–1999
I. Truck Stock 2000–Present
J. Truck Modified 2000–Present
K. Motorcycle Stock
L. Motorcycle Modified

Car Classes
M. Special Interest
N. Antique Car Stock 1940 & Older
O. Street Rod 1948 & Older
P. Classic Car Stock 1941–1959
Q. Classic Car Modified 1941–1959
R. Custom Car 1949–1975
S. Rat Rod
T. Late Great Car Stock 1960–1979
U. Late Great Car Modified 1960–1979
V. Late Model Car Stock 1980–1999
W. Late Model Car Modified 1980–1999
X. Sports Compact (Imports & Tuners)
Y. Sports Car
Z. Muscle Car 2000–Present

Contact Us

Igniters Car Club
170 Hogan Drive
P.O. Box 611
Libby, Mt 59923
libbyigniterscarclub@gmail.com
Darren Short
1-406-283-1062
doubledrace@yahoo.com
Brent Orr
1-406-293-1998
howieorr@yahoo.com

2018 Show Hours and Event Schedule

Thursday, August 16, 2018
  • High Stakes Poker Run with 100% payout. Register and start at the Mint Bar 4:00pm located at 110 Mineral Avenue. End at the Switchback Bar & Grill 7:00pm located at 485 Hwy 2 West. BBQ and live entertainment to follow 8:00pm - 12:00pm.
Friday, August 17, 2018
  • Car Show Registration. 3:00pm – 7:30pm. Igniter’s registration table on Mineral Avenue. Registration will close at 7:30pm sharp. No late entries for the Friday night cruise after the 7:30pm registration deadline.
  • Poker Run. 3:00pm – 7:30pm. $5 per hand. Sign up at Igniter’s registration table on Mineral Avenue.
  • Friday Night Cruise. 6:00pm – 9:00pm. Mineral Avenue.
  • Neon Lights & Flame Throwers. 9:00pm. Mineral Avenue.
Saturday, August 18, 2018
  • Car Show Registration. 8:00am – 12:00pm. Igniter’s registration table on Mineral Avenue.
  • Car Show. 9:00am – 3:00pm. Mineral Avenue.
  • Poker Walk. 10:00am – 1:00pm. $5 per hand. Sign up at Igniter’s registration table on Mineral Avenue.
  • Awards Ceremony & Pedal Car Drawing. 3:00pm. Mineral Avenue.
  • Burnout Contest. 5:00pm. Millpond Motocross Park. 1 mile south Hwy 2 then east on Port Boulevard.
  • Live Music. Memorial Center. 9:00pm.
Friday Night Cruise Rules
  • Open containers of alcohol are strictly prohibited in cars that are cruising.
  • Two "dots" per vehicle will be issued. A driver in violation of any of the cruise rules will result in the loss of a "dot". The second violation will constitute disqualification from the cruise entirely.

2018 Car Show Registration Forms

To complete the registration process, download the official Igniters “Ignite The Nites” Registration Form. Once completed in its entirety, please sign and date the form and return it to us with your fees as indicated on the application. If you need further assistance, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Registration Fees: 1st car $30, 2nd car $10.00 (Note: you must own both cars to be eligible for the reduced fee)
2018 Ignite the Nites Car Show and Cruise Registration Forms
Printable 2018 Car Show Registration Form - PDF Format
Printable 2018 Car Show Registration Form - Word Document
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