Car Show & Benefit

for Colby

Saturday, June 17, 2023


Lenoir Community College, Kinston, NC

Colby outdoors leaning against a tree swing with leaves on ground

Who is

Colby Clayton

Colby Clayton is an amazing 2 year old diagnosed with a rare cancer of the eye and is going through intense treatments.

Colby Clayton is the son of Spencer and Kristen Clayton – of La Grange. He has an older brother and sister, Landon and Brookelyn. In January 2023, Colby was diagnosed with a very rare cancer of the eye, Retinoblastoma. This aggressive cancer quickly moved to stage 4, with a huge team of doctors and specialist at Duke.

white Cadillac classic car art

Car Show Information

Food Trucks | Entertainment | Vendors | Silent Auction

blue mercury classic car art

Cars & More

Cars, trucks, motorcycles, and “other” categories – OLD AND NEW. 


*Best of Show, “Colby’s Choice”
*Best of Show, from the judges
*People’s Choice
*Plus up to 50 more trophies with various categories. 

The number of pre-registrations we get may influence the categories so the list is not finalized yet.

car show

Event Day Info

Entertainment, Food Trucks and Vendors all day.

Vehicle Registration from 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Prizes start at 2:30 PM

Registration Info:
before May 31: $20
May 31 & after: $25


Gaylon Pope and Sweetwater band members

Gaylon Pope
& Sweetwater

@ 11 a.m.

Versatile trio with excellent harmonies that can sing anything from country variety to oldies and beach music, to a church concert. 

Vocalists include: 
Gaylon Pope
Shanda Maddox
Jill Stroud

Straightwire Band members

Straightwire Band

@ 12:30 p.m.
The band plays Classic & Southern Rock, Blues, R&B and Originals.  They perform at different venues such as private parties, benefits, festivals, nightclubs and bars around Eastern NC.  They’ve played at the Kinston BBQ festival a couple of times among other festivals.  
Band members:
Charles Humbles –  guitars/vocals from Greenville ; Chris Puckett –  bass guitar/vocals from Greenville ; 
Jared Skinner –  guitars/vocals, from Kinston ; 
Jimmy Sullivan –  Drums/vocals from Winterville

Food Trucks

View more information about our food trucks here

"How Can I Help?"

Invite your family and friends to follow our Facebook page for event updates!

The event PayPal will remain open after the event for anyone who wishes to donate to the family. Link to PayPal is on Sponsor Sign-Up Page. 

For questions please contact:

Colby and his siblings on a swing