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DukeFest 2006 - Dukes Of Hazzard

 

The fans waited for hours in line to grab autographs from the stars

of Dukes Of Hazard

 

Dukes of Hazard stars (l-r) Tom Wopat (Luke), John Scnheider (Bo),

Ben Jones (Cooter Davenport), Sonny Shroyer (Enos) and Rick Hurst (Cletus Hogg) onstage, singing "Good Ol' Boys", the theme song from the TV show

 

Ben "Cooter" Jones gets the crowd warmed up

 

Tom Wopat (Luke Duke)

 

John Schneider (Bo Duke) signs the t-shirt of a young fan

 

Catherine Bach (Daisy Duke) signs a poster during the autograph sessions

 

Sonny Shroyer (Enos) signing a DVD for a fan

 

Rick Hurst (Cletus Hogg) during the autograph sessions

 

James Best (Sheriff Rosco P. Coltraine) signs a model of the General Lee

 

Willie and Nikki Yates with their children, were among those standing in line

for autographs and photos with the TV stars

 

Joey Hoops of Owensboro, KY, grew up watching Dukes Of Hazzard, and

said he wishes television today was more family-oriented like the Dukes show

(Joey stood in line for over six hours to get an autograph from John Schneider)

 

Tom Wopat with Faith, a young fan of the show now in reruns on CMT

 

John Schneider with Spender Stewert, a Make-A-Wish child down

from Pennsylvania for the 2006 Dukesfest

 

Sonny Shroyer with Troy from Memphis, another Make-A-Wish child

attending the event

 

Rick Hurst (Cletus) with two young fans of the show

 

Catherine Bach (Daisy duke) Samantha, a four year old fan from New York.

Samantha and her mom drove 12 hours to attend the show, then stood in lines for a combined total of 14 hours to obtain autographs.  Samantha is a new Dukes Of Hazzard fan from the next generation

 

Sean and Alicia Frost with Tom Wopat during the signing sessions

 

Sonny Shroyer (Enos) greets fans in front of the grandstand at the

Music City Motorplex, where Dukesfest 2006 was held

 

Catherine Bach with Tracy and Lauren Merrill

 

Nathan (r) and his mother, Priscilla, with Tom Wopat.  Nathan, suffering from Hydrocephalus and CP, was personally invited by John Schneider and

Tom Wopat to attend Dukefest.

 

Sonny Shroyer with a Make-A-Wish fan

 

Outside, the Motorplex racetrack was filled with "General Lee" cars and fans adoring them.

 

One of the General Lee's on hand for viewing

 

Another of the cars, lovingly restored and kept up by a loyal Dukes fan

 

The festival even included small models of the show's cars...

 

...including a well-built chase model