5 Things You’ll Love About the O’Reilly Auto Parts World of Wheels Custom Car Show at BJCC, Feb. 4-6
The largest indoor custom auto show in the South returns to the Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex! With celebrity appearances, live stunt shows, amazing giveaways and, of course, all the classic and custom cars you could want to see, the 51st Annual O’Reilly Auto Parts World of Wheels is going to be fun for the whole family. family.
Keep reading to learn more about the event and visit your local O’Reilly Auto Parts store to pick up your tickets! Click here to see O’Reilly Auto Parts stores near you.
Everything you need to know about the world of O’Reilly Auto Parts wheels
- What: The 51st Annual Custom Car Show O’Reilly Auto Parts World of Wheels
- Or: The North, South and East exhibition halls of the Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex (BJCC)
- Entrances are located in the North, South and East Exhibition Halls
- When: friday 4 february from 3 p.m. to 9 p.m.; Saturday February 5 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Sunday February 6 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
- Child – FREE (5 years and under)
- Child – $5 (6-11 years old)
- Adult – $17 (at all O’Reilly Auto Parts stores)
- Adult – $20 (at BJCC or TicketMaster)
Want to pick up your O’Reilly Auto Parts World of Wheels tickets? Visit any O’Reilly Auto Parts store in the Birmingham area to buy your tickets in advance and avoid the long lines at the BJCC! Click here to see O’Reilly Auto Parts stores near you.
1. See cars, trucks, motorcycles and more
As you might have guessed from the name, the O’Reilly Auto Parts World of Wheels is an indoor car show showcasing hundreds of motor vehicles including:
- Hot Rods
- racing cars
- vintage cars
- classic cars
- Custom imports
- Motorcycles and more, showcased in creative displays throughout the BJCC.
Each display is judged on condition, design, finish details and level of craftsmanship. Whether you like classic cars or big monster trucks, World of Wheels has something for every type of fan!
2. Meet and greet race celebrities
At O’Reilly Auto Parts World of Wheels, you’ll have the opportunity to meet one of your favorite motor racing celebrities. Here’s who’s on the list this year:
Erik Estrada – This American actor and police officer is best known for his role as California Highway Patrol officer Francis Llewelyn “Ponch” Poncherello in the crime drama television series CHiPs, which ran from 1977 to 1983. You can meet Erik throughout throughout the World of Wheels weekend at the BJCC:
- Friday from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.
- Saturday from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. and from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
- Sunday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Please note that Erik Estrada charges a fee for photos and autographs.
“Kamikaze” Chris Day – Chris Day, better known as Kamikaze Chris, is a street racer and reality television star best known for his role in the Discovery Channel series “Street Outlaws.”
- Friday from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
- Saturday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
- Sunday from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m.
red farmer – A former NASCAR driver and multiple Hall of Fame inductee, Red Farmer is a true legend within the racing community. Red Farmer is an original member of the Alabama Gang, a collection of race car drivers who operated out of Hueytown, Alabama. You can meet this living legend at World of Wheels this year:
Due to time constraints and large crowds, paid admission to the show does NOT guarantee you an autograph from a celebrity. Please allow yourself as much time as possible arriving before the celebrity takes the stage.
3. O’Reilly Auto Parts World of Wheels is fun for the whole family
O’Reilly Auto Parts World of Wheels isn’t just for car enthusiasts – there’s plenty for kids too!
On Friday, February 4, you can find your child’s favorite Transformers while roaming at the BJCC from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. They are always ready to stop for a photo shoot!
Plus, The Mandalorian and Baby Yoda from the hit Disney+ series The Mandalorian will also be at World of Wheels!
- Saturday from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.; Sunday from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.
And that’s not all – for the 1st hour of each day, all kids will receive a FREE Hot Wheels car to race on the drag strip!
4. See live stunts from the KTS Action Sports Stunt Team
Famed stunt team KTS Action Sports will be bringing all their high-flying action and tricks to the world of O’Reilly Auto Parts wheels at the BJCC this year. This high-energy BMX stunt team constantly trains to ensure they can deliver the best live action entertainment possible and keep the crowd on the edge of their seats.
Shows will be held every 90 minutes at O’Reilly Auto Parts World of Wheels.
5. Win awesome prizes and giveaways
Want to win amazing prizes and giveaways at O’Reilly Auto Parts World of Wheels? Be sure to visit the T-Mobile booth this year! The T-Mobile team will be giving away prizes, including Apple Airpods, at their booth. Do not hesitate to pass to enter!
It sounds good ? Grab your tickets to the 51st Annual World of Wheels from O’Reilly Auto Parts today.
These aren’t the only fun things you can try in the world of O’Reilly Auto Parts wheels! For a full list of features and attractions, click here to visit their website.
Ready to grab your O’Reilly Auto Parts World of Wheels tickets? Get discounted tickets to the event at your nearby O’Reilly Auto Parts store. Buy your tickets in advance and enter through the “O’Reilly Auto Parts Ticket Holders” entrance to skip the long lines and experience World of Wheels faster!
What’s your favorite part of the O’Reilly Auto Parts wheel world at BJCC? Tag us @bhamnow to let us know!