The Fall Warm Up & Swap Meet presented by Thrifty Nickel returns to Firebird on Saturday, September 21.  The event has become one of the biggest automotive swap meets in the five-state Intermountain region.

Vendor space is available on a first arrival basis. 10′ x 20′ spots run $25. No advance registration is offered. Pay for your spot when you arrive at the raceway. You will also be required to fill out a ST-124 Idaho State Sales Tax form at the gates when you check in. After paying for your spot, space is designated by the parking team in the pit area.

Hundreds of vendors and virtually thousands of buyers and fans attend the Swap Meet every Fall, in addition to a full day high-powered Drag Race action.




Super Pro (7.00 – 11.99)
Pro (9.00-13.99)
Sportsman (12.00 and slower)
Sled/Bike (7.50 – 13.99)
King Kong 100 MPH Runoff (car and truck qualifiers this season, handicapped bracket)
Open Comp, pro tree, handicapped street machine (car or truck) class
Test `n Tune (open to cars, trucks, bikes and sleds)


Super Pro: $65
Pro: $45
Sportsman: $30
Sled/Bike: $40
All other classes: $30
Test only: $65 (SP), $45 (Pro), $40 (S/B), $30 (SM)
Annual permanent number/license card: $7


10’ x 20’ spot: $25
All registration and space assignments are offered on a first arrival basis. No pre-registration. Idaho State ST-124 form is required for all vendors. Forms will be available at time of registration (at front gates).


Adults: $8
Senior (over 65): $7
Ages 6-12: $3
Ages 5 & under: Free


Friday, Sept. 20
  • Swap Set-Up, Vendor Registration and Early Racer Parking: 2 pm*
  • Closes: 6:30 pm
    * note: gates may open earlier Friday should line up of trailers reach highway.
Saturday, Sept. 21
  • Race and Swap Meet Vendor Gates Open: 7:30 am
  • Swap Meet Buyer Gates Open: 9 am
  • Time Trials: 10 am
  • Eliminations: 2 pm
  • Swap Meet continues till: late afternoon
  • Drag Racing Concludes: 6:30 pm

In the event of inclement weather, updates will be available on this site and on our Facebook page.

For more event information, email: [email protected]