DU QUOIN, IL (KFVS) - An event that brought thousands of people to Du Quoin in the past is rolling back into town.
The city signed a contract with the Street Machine Nationals that brings the event back in June of 2013.
The city hosted the car show for 13 years, but that ended in 1998.
The Street Machine Nationals will take place at the Du Quoin State Fairgrounds.
Organizers say this is great news for Du Quoin and the region.
The car show is set to take place the last weekend in June.
Betwee 1,500 and 2,000 people are expected to take part in the event.
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