2023 Indian Uprising

August 11-13, 2023

Come join us for the 32nd Annual Indian Uprising All Pontiac Weekend! Registration is now open!

Regiter Here!


800 S Illinois Rte 31, Crystal Lake, IL 60014

Check In Time: 3:00pm

Check Out Time: 11:00am

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Set Up/Show Times

Friday, August 11th will be just for set up. We encourage those who will be parking in the indoor arena to arrive on this day. Otherwise, the show will officially start when registration opens on Saturday, August 12th.

Special Guests/Speaker Panel


Jim Mattison


-Special Guests-

Norah the Clown

K9 Comfort Dogs



Generation returns for the 2023 Indian Uprising! Join us Saturday August 12th at 5pm for the show! 50/50 raffle tickets will be sold and winners picked at the first band break. Beverages available for purchase, but feel free to bring your own food and drinks.

Salute to Veterans

At 12:00pm Sunday, August 13th, a Salute to Veterans will take place in front of the hotel. We encourage all Veterans to join us in the salute as well as all who wish to honor those that served our country.

50/50 Raffle

Raffle tickets will be sold all weekend! First drawing is during the first band break on Saturday, August 12th. The second drawing will take place before awards on Sunday, August 13th.


This year's vendors are TBD.

Special Awards/Show Awards

Feature Car Awards will take place Saturday afternoon before the band takes the stage. Awards will take place at 3:00pm on Sunday, August 13th. For questions about how our awards work, please visit our FAQ page.

2023 Feature Cars

GTO, Firebird/Trans Am, 2+2

Book Your Hotel Room Today!

Click the link below to visit the Holiday Inn Crystal Lake site and book your hotel room for the 2023 Indian Uprising!

(It is important that you use this link so that your room is associated with our event.)

Book Now!
  • National Parts Depot

  • Ames Performance

  • Dry Ice Auto

  • GM Club Apparel

  • Auto Smart

  • Mecum Auctions

  • Jax Wax

  • Berkshire Hathaway Home Services

  • Gateway Classic Cars

  • Phoenix Graphixs

  • State Road Auto Repair

  • OxygenPlus Medical

The Godfather Car

This awesome car will be located inside the indoor area for viewing only.

  • Volo Auto Museum

  • Custom Auto Apparel

  • Fox Valley