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Matt Hinshaw/The Daily Courier<br>Jim Ware stands next to his 1940 Chevy Business Coupe Master Deluxe Saturday afternoon in Prescott.  Ware and hjis 1940 Chevy will be in the  Prescott Antique Auto Club's 37th annual Car Exhibit, Old Engine Fire-up and Parts Exchange
this Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 6 and 7, at Watson Lake Park.

Matt Hinshaw/The Daily Courier<br>Jim Ware stands next to his 1940 Chevy Business Coupe Master Deluxe Saturday afternoon in Prescott. Ware and hjis 1940 Chevy will be in the Prescott Antique Auto Club's 37th annual Car Exhibit, Old Engine Fire-up and Parts Exchange this Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 6 and 7, at Watson Lake Park.

The 37th annual Prescott Antique Auto Club Car Exhibit, Old Engine Fire-up and Parts Exchange is set for this Saturday and Sunday at Watson Lake Park off Highway 89 and Willow Lake Road in Prescott.

Gates open at 5:30 a.m. Saturday and Sunday for show cars with model years of 1986 and older.

Each show vehicle that enters on Saturday must pay a $25 entry fee. There is no pre-registration, but the first 200 show cars to arrive Saturday receive a T-shirt, dash plaque and goodie bag.

Those cars that come on Sunday pay a $5 entry fee. However, they will not get a T-shirt, dash plaque or goodie bag.

Trophies for the finest cars will be presented on Saturday and Sunday at the park.

Spectators pay a $5 donation per car for general parking on the park's grounds. Vintage motorcycles, motor scooters, Whizzers and tractors are welcome.

As for the parts exchange, it also does not require pre-registration, but it is limited to 120 spaces. Cost per space for the weekend is $50 and $25 per additional space. Each 30-foot by 20-foot space is available on a first come, first serve basis.

Set up for the exchange takes place this Friday between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m., and after 5:30 a.m. on Saturday and Sunday. Vendors are allowed to camp overnight on their exchange spaces. Toy and automotive memorabilia vendors are welcome to participate.

The show's cars-for-sale area asks $15 per vehicle to park for the weekend or any part of the weekend. This spot opens at 5:30 a.m. Saturday and Sunday. Setup from noon to 7 p.m. on Friday costs $5 extra. All vehicles must leave Watson Lake Park by 4:30 p.m. Sunday.

The old engine fire-up area will display old engines, tractors, novelty equipment and vehicles. Setup begins Friday afternoon, with spots available on a first come, first serve basis.

This year's show will also offer special items for women, including scoop neck T-shirts for sale, pink tickets and raffle prizes.

For more information about this weekend's event, including directions to the park, call club member Ed Willimann at 445-9570 or send an email to paacevent@yahoo.com.

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