Funfest for Air-Cooled VW Announces Entertainment


Published on April 24 2012 1:59 pm
Last Updated on July 14 2013 12:07 pm

Following a tradition of outstanding concerts, Funfest for Air-Cooled VW welcomes ZZ Top Tribute band Eliminator Saturday, June 2, 2012.

Eliminator has shared the stage with music legends such as Ted Nugent, Molly Hatchet, Grand Funk, Black Oak Arkansas and more. Recreating ZZ Top's four decade rise to international fame, Eliminator band members DWD'wood, Bobby K and Kris Nazz have become America's most authentic tribute to ZZ Top. Funfest attendees will enjoy hits like "Legs," "Sharp Dressed Man" and "Gimme All Your Lovin'." From the beards and trademark ZZ Top attire to the persona and musical equipment, Eliminator delivers a truly awesome Rock & Roll show.

The concert begins at 7 p.m. Saturday, June 2 at Mid America Motorworks' corporate campus in Effingham, Ill. All registered Funfest attendees have automatic admission to the concert. No coolers allowed at the concert.

Funfest for Air-Cooled VW 2012 is celebrating the 40th anniversary of a significant VW milestone - the 15 millionth Beetle manufactured by Volkswagen. Join Yager and the Mid America Motorworks team at Funfest June 1 through 3 when they unveil the newest addition to the MY Garage Collection, a 1972 commemorative Baja Beetle.

In addition to the popular expert seminars, non-juried Celebrity Choice car judging, exhaust wars and Saturday night concert, Funfest has added an all-new enclosed Install Dome, Winners Corral, High Mileage Parking area and Low Speed Slalom Races. For the latest updates and to register, visit All participants registered by May 20, 2012 will receive weekend admission, Funfest discounts and a goody bag, while supplies last. There will be an additional $10 registration fee for anyone not registered by this date.