When you think of Thanksgiving traditions, you might think of events like the Macy’s Parade in New York or NFL football in Detroit. But Houston’s got a pretty good Thanksgiving tradition going on, too–and it involves hot rods.

The Houston AutoRama takes place on Thanksgiving weekend, and it kicks off the main part of the Summit Racing Show Car Series indoor car show circuit. This network of AutoRama and World of Wheels shows attracts some of the hottest of the hot rods indoors for the cold winter months. The Summit Racing Show Car Series features ISCA (International Show Car Association)-sanctioned show competitions and includes some of the most prestigious show car awards, including the Ridler Award.

Most importantly, the Summit Racing Show Car Series includes events throughout the country, so it’s your chance to take in a top-notch car show even when the weather is on the frigid side. Find your nearest Summit Racing Show Car Series show below:

Houston, TX: November 27-30, 2014

Cincinnati, OH: January 9-11

Chattanooga, TN: January 9-11

Pittsburgh, PA: January 23-25

Pomona, CA: January 23-25

Austin, TX: January 30-February 1

Birmingham, AL: February 6-8

Indianapolis, IN: February 13-15

Dallas, TX: February 13-15

Kansas City, MO: February 13-15

Sacramento, CA: February 14-16

Calgary, AB: February 20-22

Milwaukee, WI: February 20-22

Louisville, KY: February 20-22

New Orleans, LA: February 27-March 1

Omaha, NE: February 27-March 1

Shreveport, LA: February 27-March 1

Detroit, MI: March 6-8

Boise, ID: March 12-15

Chicago, IL: March 13-15

Winnipeg, MB: March 20-22

Salt Lake City, UT: March 20-22

Portland, OR: March 20-22

Cleveland, OH: March 20-22

Dayton, OH: March 27-29

Boston, MA: March 27-29

Quebec City, QB: April 10-12

Moncton, NB: April 17-19

San Antonio, TX: TBD

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Author: David Fuller

David Fuller is OnAllCylinders' managing editor. During his 20-year career in the auto industry, he has covered a variety of races, shows, and industry events and has authored articles for multiple magazines. He has also partnered with mainstream and trade publications on a wide range of editorial projects. In 2012, he helped establish OnAllCylinders, where he enjoys covering all facets of hot rodding and racing.