|Founded in 1981, The Hard Times Street Rod Club is headquartered in Newport, Tennessee. Club membership is limited to 25 individuals. Meetings are held on the first Monday of each month at Fruit Jar Alley on East Broadway. The Hard Times Street Rod Club is responsible for the annual Moonshine Rod Run, held each June at the Newport City Park. In addition, the club is heavily involved in the annual Cruise Against Cancer, held in April. This Cruise-In event benefits Celebrate Life Cancer Support Group.