Events

CHRI 2020 Swap Meet and Car Show Tour Stops

Come say hello to our road crew at any of these fun & exciting events!
We love to talk about cars, trucks and projects.
Plus it gives you a chance to check out our products in person.



  • March 21 2020 – Quick Times Spring Swap Meet, Westerner Park, Red Deer, AB
  • March 27-28 2020 – Sun Valley Swap Meet, Village Green Hotel, Vernon, BC
  • May 1-2 2020 – CAVAC Swap Meet, Westerner Park, Red Deer, AB
  • May 9 2020 – CHRI Open House, CHRI Shop, Tappen, BC
  • May 22-23 2020 – Coastal Swap Meet, Tradex, Abbotsford, BC
  • June 26-27 2020 – Sicamous Classic Swap Meet, Sicamous Park, Sicamous, BC
  • Aug 9 2020 – Haney Heritage Car Show, Haney Heritage Village, Salmon Arm, BC
  • TBA – Quick Time Fall Swap Meet, Westerner Park, Red Deer, AB

News

It’s been a busy spring here at CHRI

It's been a busy spring here at CHRI. Between our CAVAC Swap Meet in Red Deer, The Quick Times Swap Meet in Red Deer, and the Early Bird Swap Meet in Lethbridge, we have been meeting a lot of great car enthusiasts, and working on a number of cool projects. We look...

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Summer is fast approaching

Summer is fast approaching, and we here at CHRI are looking forward to show season! Make sure you check out or events page to see where our road crew will be in the coming season. May 3rd and 4th we will be in Red Deer again for the CAVAC swap meet. We have a couple...

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Spring has sprung

Spring has sprung in the Shuswap, and we have a shop full of awesome projects getting ready for summer! We will be in Red Deer showing off our chassis on March 30th, so feel free to stop in and say hello! As always, to follow along with our current builds, check out...

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It’s been a busy month

It's been a busy month around the shop as CHRI gets ready for show season. Spring is fast approaching, and you can look for our road crew at events around BC and Alberta. Check our events page to see where we will be. Next month (Mar 30th) we will be in Red Deer...

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Happy New Year

The team at Canadian Hot Rods would like to wish all of our friends, family, and customers a happy new year! We are busy as always around the shop, moving forward on a number of cool projects. If you are looking to see our chassis in person, we will be at the Early...

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Winter has arrived

Winter has arrived here in Tappen, and with it comes new projects here at Canadian Hot Rods. If you follow our Facebook or Instagram you can see we have a soft spot for trifive Chevy cars, and currently have no less than 5 in the process of being built. Three stunning...

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The cold weather is approaching

Canadian Hot Rods is getting settled in for the winter, but we are as busy as ever. The cold weather is approaching, but the welders in the frame shop are keeping us warm! We have lots of interesting projects on the go over the winter, so please stay tuned to our...

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Cool Builds

We have some very cool builds in the shop right now. Besides our usual frame production, we are working on a number of custom and restoration jobs that will be sure to turn some heads. The largest of these is a full custom 1955 Ford Cabover. This truck is getting a...

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