The show is open
all makes and models of hearses, regardless of their
condition. (This is not a
Concours or PCS show.) We just
want you to come out, show off your rides and enjoy the day with like
We also welcome flower cars, Ghostbusters and any other horror, goth or
steam punk themed vehicles.
We have plenty of room at Hell Creek Ranch, so go ahead and get crazy
with as many props as you want to display!
Note: The show itself is free,
but Hell Creek Ranch charges $5 daily visitor pass fee for all vehicles.
As always,real wood coffin dash plaques for all car show participants (registered campers too!)
be on display all day, with judging by popular vote!
After the car show, we'll all
take a lap through the campground, then hit the road to drive through a
local cemetery for the awarding of the trophies and a few photos, then on to downtown Hell, Michigan
for a visit.
While in Hell, grab some dinner, ice cream, a souvenir, or wet your whistle at the local
at Hellfest was introduced
in 2013. It
was so popular, we decided to make it the focus for 2014 and beyond,
and with our new location at Hell Creek Ranch, what could be cooler
than spending the night in Hell?
Do you have to have a hearse to camp? Certainly not.
Do you have to camp to come to Hellfest? Not at all!
While gathered around the
group campfire Saturday night, more trophies will
be awarded for the best decorated sites!
spend the night in Hell. Sleep in your hearse (if you
dare) or pitch a tent. If
you survive the night, we'll have
pancakes in the morning. The campground also has restrooms and showers,
so you don't have to completely rough it!
When the sun goes
down, the spooks
come out. We want to see your creepiest, scariest and outrageously
(Did we mention early registrants will have electricity?)
You can register for your site directly by calling Hell
Creek Ranch at (734)
878-3632. Be sure
to tell them you are coming to HellFest, so you get the right camp
the campfire while we watch the unrated director's cut of 'Drag me to Hell'
on our 10 foot outdoor screen!
dressed in your horror, goth or steam punk outfit, and you may
win one of these super creepy-cool trophies!
plan on bringing your own
picnic lunch and a cooler with your favorite beverages (including adult
will have the famous Open Casket Bar and Grill for your use, so feel
free to B.Y.O.M. (bring your own meat) to toss on the grill for lunch.
(Dinner choices available in downtown Hell, at the end of the cruise.)
Bar and Grill featured on 'Extreme Grillers', shot at Hellfest 2014
Nightmare Cruisers are official retailers of Deadworld Zombie Soda!
We'll have a small supply on hand, ice-cold, right out of the casket
cooler for you to purchase.
Sorry, we are not including outside vendors this year.
many of our club members and guest hearse owners make jewelry,
furniture, costumes and accessories. So if you are coming to HellfestWITH A HEARSE (or
creepy car), please feel free to bring along your items for sale.
Even though kids are
welcome, please keep in mind that this is a HEARSE
should be considered R-rated. We don't do Pine Wood Derby (we leave
that up to the Boy Scouts) and we don't face painting (we leave that up
to the clowns).
Cruisers and Hell Creek Ranch reserve
the right to remove any person
persons not in compliance with the campground rules, or acting in an
unsafe manner. Don't make us embalm you, it's our day off!