Friday, June 13th to Sunday, June 15th, 2014 / More info
The Bantam Jeep Heritage Festival is a tribute event for the father of all jeeps, the history behind it, the people who created it, and its birthplace, Butler, Pennsylvania. The main event is at Coopers Lake Campground while the Jeep Invasion takes place in Downtown Butler.
Show ‘n Shine
Saturday June 14: Judging from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m., winners announced 4 p.m.
Sunday, June 15: Trophies awarded at 11 a.m. Maximum Jeep Participants: 450
Shine up your Jeep and show it off! We are offering trophies for both stock and modified Jeeps in most classes. A panel of judges knowledgeable in the Jeep industry will score all participants and determine the winners. Festival participants will have the opportunity to vote for the People’s Choice trophy. Trophies will be awarded Sunday at 11 a.m. Participants will be able to take advantage of parking in the Show ‘n Shine area Friday-Sunday.
Class 1: Bantam Jeep (1 stock winner)
Class 2: Bantam Civilian Trailer (1 stock winner)
Class 3: Military Trailers (1 stock winner)
Class 4: Military Jeep MA/MB/GP/GPW (2 stock winners)
Class 5: Military Jeep: m38/m38A1/700 series trucks (2 stock winners)
Class 6: CJ-2A/3A/3B/DJ (2 stock; 2 modified winners)
Class 7: Stationwagon/Delivery/Pickup (1 stock; 1 modified winner)
Class 8: FC Trucks, Jeepster (1 stock; 1 modified winner)
Class 9: CJ-5 (2 stock; 2 modified winners)
Class 10: CJ-7 (2 stock; 2 modified winners)
Class 11: CJ-6/CJ-8 (1 stock; 1 modified winner)
Class 12: Comanchee/Wagoneer/J-Series Trucks (1 stock; 1 modified winner)
Class 13: Cherokee (2 stock; 2 modified winners)
Class 14: Grand Cherokee/Commander (2 stock; 2 modified winners)
Class 15: YJ Jeep (2 stock; 2 modified winners)
Class 16: TJ Jeep (3 stock; 3 modified winners)
Class 17: JK Jeep (3 stock; 3 modified winners)
Class 18: Liberty/Compass/Patriot (1 stock; 1 modified winner)
Stock = 2 minor modifications
Modified = unlimited modifications
Special award categories include: (1 winner/each)
People’s Choice (selected by Festival participants)
Best Military Encampment Jeep
Show ‘n Shine Rules
If you need to change the class you selected when you registered, you can modify your reservation in the online registration area. All changes must be made by May 18, 2014.
Vehicles towing trailers that haul jeeps are NOT permitted in the Show ‘n Shine area. You must unload and load your jeep in the designated trailer parking area near the Main Festival Entrance.
Tents/canopies will not be permitted in the Show ‘n Shine area.
Become a sponsor to one of the region’s most popular Jeep events. Take advantage of this opportunity to promote your business to thousands of Jeep, automotive and history enthusiasts. To learn more about sponsorship opportunities, contact us by calling (724) 234-2291.