Once again Lead East, the worlds biggest and best oldies festival, will be held at the Hilton in Parsippany NJ on Labor Day Weekend and will prove to be our best show ever. Our 36th year, under new Ownership, has many surprises and improvements in store.
More classic cars, trucks and exciting cruisers are expected to cruise the event. Great bands, doo-wop groups, DJs, Karaoke, drive-in movies, dancing, High School Prom and special surprises all in store!
Sign up to get your room at the Hilton Hotel, where the event is hppening, they are selling fast! Also enter your car and get your concert tickets by giving us a call at (908) 876-9100.
Call hotel representatives after 3pm at 973-455-7920
John D’Agostino, world renowned customizer from California. He will be signing autographs and will be awarding his Chrystal Elegance Award to one lucky participant of his choosing.
Take a look at some Johns amazing creations on his web
Is a giant four-day legendary Music and Classic Car Nostalgia Weekend Festival unlike any event held anywhere on this planet.
Unquestionably the largest and highest quality classic car and Rock 'n' Roll event in the NJ/NY/CT Tri-State area. With more than 34 live bands and musicians plus five DJ's inside and out. We deliver a family oriented festival packed full of events that celebrates decades of legendary Rock 'n' Roll. Over the years more than 250,000 people have come to our events. Many have told us it is the best, most fun, most nostalgic event they have ever attended!
Reserver your rooms now! At The Parsippany NJ Hilton and Hampton Inn You need to book a four night stay. Reservations only available at 973-455-7920 (call after 3pm) OR email firstname.lastname@example.org and we will forward it to the hotel.
If you have difficulty reaching the Reservation line, call our office at 908-876-9100 and we'll help you.
Since 1983 we've produced a 100% American, 100% family, 100% fun weekend of classic cars and legendary music with a full array of activities unmatched by any other event anywhere!
Our event is held at first class hotels with air conditioned indoor events. We have two indoor and two outdoor stages with live entertainment on all four stages simultaneously! We've had old fashioned Drive-In Movies for all 34 years!
Our family festival is day and night inside and outside the hotels with music that rocks you around the clock. Loaded with fun activities for kids of all ages
Hanover Marriott across the street is our overflow hotel and has secure parking for guests with classic cars. The Marriott takes credit card reservations. Call 973-538-8811 and be sure to mention LEAD EAST. You can book a two or three-night stay at the Marriott.
The greatest oldies festival ever is back under new ownership and should prove to be the best Lead East ever.
Lead East should be more exciting as we are working very hard adding more legendary musical groups, doo-wop groups, and Karaoke at its best.
More classic cars, trucks and exciting cruisers are expected to cruise the event. Great bands, doo-wop groups, DJs, karaoke, drive-in movies, dancing, a high school prom and special surprises all in store.
Sign up as soon as possible to reserve or renew your parking space we have had an overwhelming response. Rooms and car spots are selling fast so get your room and spot ASAP.
Food ranges from several restaurants and vendors inside the hotel to outdoor food trucks and vendors with a nice array of reasonably priced items. The Hilton sells alcoholic beverages in the hotel and beer in the parking lot.
Note: Local police will be enforcing safety and driving laws. Classic cars are required to follow the same rules as modern cars. Open container of alcohol in a vehicle is not permitted! No riding around the event sitting on the roof, fenders, or trunks of cars, or pickup bed's. Everyone must be inside the car. Please don't allow underage children to sit on your lap and steer the vehicle while driving around the event.
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We will continue to have reserved parking spaces as in the past. Keep your spot from last year or reserve a new one while they last call (908) 876-9100 or email email@example.com to reserver your spot now
On the ballroom stage, on our KARAOKE stage, in the hallways or outdoors, A cappella reigns at LEAD EAST.
Friday through Sunday you have the opportunity to get up onstage and perform, or just sit and relax and enjoy!
Get all dolled up and attend our 36th Annual high school PROM Sunday night. Tickets are Free, but space is limited.
Visit our indoor Collectibles show in Rear Ballroom and Ballroom Pre-Assembly area: Juke boxes, vintage clothes, Elvis, Marilyn, and James Dean memorabilia, and lots of other goodies for sale! Or tour our Outdoor Vendors in the front and back of the Hotel.