The Georgia Northwestern Bobcat Athletic Department will host its first-ever Bobcat Bonanza Car Show on Saturday, Oct. 24 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. on the college’s Walker County Campus (265 Bicentennial Trail) in Rock Spring.

Registration for the car show begins at 9 a.m. Pre-entry will be $15 in advance and $20 on the day of the show.

Awards will be given for the top three 50’s cars, the top three 60’s cars, the top three 70’s cars and the top three 80’s cars, as well as the top three trucks, motorcycles, Volkswagens, rat rods and foreign-made cars. There will also be a people’s choice award, a coaches’ choice award and an athletes’ choice award.

Goody bags will be given for the first 25 cars to arrive and admission for spectators is free.

In addition to the car show, there will be concessions, a 50-50 raffle, a silent auction, a live DJ and a cornhole tournament. Vendor booths will also be available for $25.

Entry fee for the cornhole tournament will be $5 per person or $10 per two-person team.

For more information on the car show or vending opportunities, please contact David Stephenson at 706-639-6784, 706-764-3814 or by e-mail at or Karen Stoker at 423-883-1668 or by e-mail at

For more information on the cornhole tournament, contact Scott Herpst at 423-595-0096 or by e-mail at

Please send early entry fees for the car show or for the cornhole tournament to Georgia Northwestern Technical College, attention David Stephenson, 265 Bicentennial Trail, Rock Spring, Ga. 30728.

GNTC is a unit of the Technical College System of Georgia and an Equal Opportunity Institution.

Since 1962, Georgia Northwestern Technical College has been instrumental in providing quality workforce education to the citizens of Northwest Georgia. The mission of Georgia Northwestern Technical College is to provide accessible, high quality technical education and workforce development opportunities. Serving the nine counties of Catoosa; Chattooga; Dade; Floyd; Gordon; Murray; Polk; Walker; and Whitfield, GNTC has five convenient campus locations in Floyd, Gordon, Polk, Walker, and Whitfield counties. With programs of study in business, health, industrial, and public service available, students have the opportunity to earn an associate’s degree, diploma, or a certificate from GNTC.

This past year, 14,562 people benefited from GNTC’s credit and noncredit programs. With an annual credit enrollment of 8,249 students, GNTC is the largest college in Northwest Georgia and the fifth largest technical college in the state of Georgia. GNTC has an additional enrollment of 6,313 people through adult education, continuing education, business and industry training, and Georgia Quick Start.