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Featured Car Shows

Saturday, August 27, 2016 in Highland, IN

Highland Car Show

9601 Indianapolis Blvd, @ Highland VW, ALL VW car, truck, and bus show.  FREE car show and FREE swap meet.  FREE lunch (donations accepted to benefit LOCAL charities.)  CUSTOM TROPHIES for Top 30 vehicles, Sponsor’s Choice, Spectator’s Choice, Best Retro Paint, Coolest Motor, Untouched Survivor, Best Beep-Beeper, and Best of Show.  Dash plaques to first 75 cars, registration 9-12, trophies around 2pm. FREE for participants, spectators, and swappers.  More info at www.RumblingCars.com or at 847-773-7896.

Saturday, August 27, 2016 in Vernon Hills, IL

Vernon Hills Car Show

Century Park, 1001 Lakeview Parkway, 3rd Annual Vernon Hills Summer Celebration Car, Truck, & Motorcycle Show, 9am-2pm, Registration until 11am, $10 vehicle entry fee. Dash Plaques to the first 75 vehicles. 31 Awards, including Top Car/Truck and Top Motorcycle. Entry fees and fundraising will benefit the family of Vernon Hills Police Officer, Andrew Rheintgen. Enjoy music, food, vendors, and fun! For more information, visit BGVMotorsports.com, Facebook.com, or call 847-235-6528. 

Sunday, August 28, 2016 in Crystal Lake, IL

Crystal Lake Car Show

5220 Northwest Highway, Strut your Stuff Corvette & Chevrolet Car Show, Registration (pre: $20 + $5 ea. add'l event. After 7/31, $25 + $5 ea. add'l event) opens 8 am, show 10 am - 3 pm, Corvette Corral Only - $5 day of. Award Categories Best In Show–Dealer Choice Award, Charity Choice Awards, Corvette Concours, People’s Choice Corvette, Participants Choice Corvette, Loudest Exhaust, People’s Choice Chevrolet–non-corvette, Strut Your Stuff Car Show Sponsor Awards, Corvette Corral. More info: www.sunburstcorvetteclub.com

Sunday, August 28, 2016 in Geneva, IL

Geneva Car Show

on Third Street, 2016 Geneva Concours d'Elegance, 10 am - 4 pm, Enthusiasts gather again to view a beautiful collection of antique, classic & modern automobiles. Participants from all over the Country display prized automobiles hoping to be awarded one of the coveted "Benz" Trophies. This year included in the usual fine display of automobiles three featured groups celebrate their birthdays, 2016 is the 100th Birthday of the Packard Twin Six, also the 100th Birthday of the BMW Company and the 50th Birthday of the Shelby Mustangs. This event is open to the public at no cost making it a wonderful family event with something for everyone. The beneficiary of this year's event is the LivingWell Cancer Resource Center. More Info: GenevaConcours.net

Sunday, September 04, 2016 in Maple Park, IL

Maple Park Car Show

Main Street, 5th Annual Maple Park Car Show Labor Day Weekend, Sponsored by Maple Park American Legion, 8 am-3 pm, Registration is 8 am - Noon. Show Car Entry Pre-Registration Fee is $10 before Sept. 3rd or $15 At Entrance. Spectators Free! Car Clubs Welcome! Dash Plaques * Participant Voting. American Legion Breakfast Buffet 7 am - Noon, 11am Food and Beer Garden Opens. Awards & 50/50 Raffle Drawing at 2:00 pm (Proceeds to benefit the Maple Park Fun Fest). Live Music Starts at 4:00 pm  www.mapleparkfunfest.com/

Friday, October 14, 2016 in Joliet, IL

Joliet Car Show

1437 N. Larkin Ave., Fall Show & Shine @ Thomas Toyota, 5pm-9pm, FREE Raffle prizes, 100 dash plaques, Top 10 awards including Best of Show. Drive on out for this NEW FREE Twilight Event sponsored by Thomas Toyota! More info: www.doublekproductions.com

Car Shows - listed by date             (jump to cruise nights)

Sat, Aug 27 in Bridgeview,  IL

8300 S. Thomas Ave., @ St. Fabian Parish parking lot, Knights of Columbus Council 967 Fourth Charity Car Show, Registration fee - $20, all proceeds to "Stand Up To Cancer" for cancer research. Free Spectator Admission. Goody bags & dash plaques to the first 100 reg. cars. Music and entertainment provided by DJ Mike "The Italian Stallion" . Food, refreshments and games . . Bring the entire family.

Sat, Aug 27 in Highland,  IN

9601 Indianapolis Blvd, @ Highland VW, ALL VW car, truck, and bus show.  FREE car show and FREE swap meet.  FREE lunch (donations accepted to benefit LOCAL charities.)  CUSTOM TROPHIES for Top 30 vehicles, Sponsor’s Choice, Spectator’s Choice, Best Retro Paint, Coolest Motor, Untouched Survivor, Best Beep-Beeper, and Best of Show.  Dash plaques to first 75 cars, registration 9-12, trophies around 2pm. FREE for participants, spectators, and swappers.  More info at www.RumblingCars.com or at 847-773-7896.

Sat, Aug 27 in Oak Forest,  IL

5250 W. 155th St, 2nd Annual Car Show at St. Damian Block Party. Sports Cars, Classic Cars, Muscles Cars, etc.FREE admission for Car Show Spot. REGSTER EARLY! First 30 cars have the pick of a prime viewing location, Car Show set-up 11:00 am. Cars on display noon to 6 pm. Voting Ballots $1. People’s Choice Award, Best in Show, Owner’s Choice Award, Best in Show.  Block Party, Noon – 9:00 pm, Burgers, Hot Dogs, Water slides, Inflatable bounce houses, Bingo, Music, Face Painting, Cake Walk & Pie Eating Contest!I Contact: damiancarshow@gmail.com  or (708) 267-4359 or www.stdamianchurch.org

Sat, Aug 27 in Vernon Hills,  IL

Century Park, 1001 Lakeview Parkway, 3rd Annual Vernon Hills Summer Celebration Car, Truck, & Motorcycle Show, 9am-2pm, Registration until 11am, $10 vehicle entry fee. Dash Plaques to the first 75 vehicles. 31 Awards, including Top Car/Truck and Top Motorcycle. Entry fees and fundraising will benefit the family of Vernon Hills Police Officer, Andrew Rheintgen. Enjoy music, food, vendors, and fun! For more information, visit BGVMotorsports.com, Facebook.com, or call 847-235-6528. 

Sun, Aug 28 in Crystal Lake,  IL

5220 Northwest Highway, Strut your Stuff Corvette & Chevrolet Car Show, Registration (pre: $20 + $5 ea. add'l event. After 7/31, $25 + $5 ea. add'l event) opens 8 am, show 10 am - 3 pm, Corvette Corral Only - $5 day of. Award Categories Best In Show–Dealer Choice Award, Charity Choice Awards, Corvette Concours, People’s Choice Corvette, Participants Choice Corvette, Loudest Exhaust, People’s Choice Chevrolet–non-corvette, Strut Your Stuff Car Show Sponsor Awards, Corvette Corral. More info: www.sunburstcorvetteclub.com

Sun, Aug 28 in Geneva,  IL

on Third Street, 2016 Geneva Concours d'Elegance, 10 am - 4 pm, Enthusiasts gather again to view a beautiful collection of antique, classic & modern automobiles. Participants from all over the Country display prized automobiles hoping to be awarded one of the coveted "Benz" Trophies. This year included in the usual fine display of automobiles three featured groups celebrate their birthdays, 2016 is the 100th Birthday of the Packard Twin Six, also the 100th Birthday of the BMW Company and the 50th Birthday of the Shelby Mustangs. This event is open to the public at no cost making it a wonderful family event with something for everyone. The beneficiary of this year's event is the LivingWell Cancer Resource Center. More Info: GenevaConcours.net

Sun, Aug 28 in Joliet,  IL

3301 Hennepin Dr. @ Hooters, Registration: 9 am-Noon, Awards 4 pm, Hot Rods and Hot Wings, and good old Rock N Roll. Bring out your Classic, Muscle, Antique, or Custom and join in on the fun. Free Posters signed by the Hooter poster girls. More info at doublekproductions.com

Sun, Aug 28 in Northbrook,  IL

1975 Cherry Lane, @Advance Auto Parts & Meadow Shopping Center, Cars and Coffee by Jeff & Jeff Car Shows, 8 am -Noon, car entrance fee $12, no charge for spectators, All collector cars welcome. More info: Jeff, 847-498-5595

Sun, Aug 28 in Schiller Park,  IL

25th and Ruby St (at the Metra Station.)  Village of Schiller Park Car Show & Family Day, Trophies to FIRST 100 cars, specialty trophies.  Registration 9-1.  $10 fee.  FREE to Spectators.  More info at www.RumblingCars.com or at 847-773-7896.

Sun, Sep 04 in Chicago/O'Hare,  IL

8225 Higgins Rd., @ Hooters, Registration: 9AM-Noon, Awards 4PM, Hot Rods and Hot Wings, and good old Rock N Roll. Bring out your Classic, Muscle, Antique, or Custom and join in on the fun. Free Posters signed by the Hooter poster girls. More info:  doublekproductions.com

Sun, Sep 04 in Maple Park,  IL

Main Street, 5th Annual Maple Park Car Show Labor Day Weekend, Sponsored by Maple Park American Legion, 8 am-3 pm, Registration is 8 am - Noon. Show Car Entry Pre-Registration Fee is $10 before Sept. 3rd or $15 At Entrance. Spectators Free! Car Clubs Welcome! Dash Plaques * Participant Voting. American Legion Breakfast Buffet 7 am - Noon, 11am Food and Beer Garden Opens. Awards & 50/50 Raffle Drawing at 2:00 pm (Proceeds to benefit the Maple Park Fun Fest). Live Music Starts at 4:00 pm  www.mapleparkfunfest.com/

Sun, Sep 04 in Woodstock,  IL

11900 Country Club Rd., Skip's USA Swap Meet and Car Show, Gates open at 8 am. Admission $9, Kids free.   Show and sale cars, car and truck parts. For more info: SkipsUSA@Yahoo.com or www.SkipsUSA.net

Mon, Sep 05 in Batavia,  IL

500 N. Raddant Rd. 12th Annual Labor Day Car Show .Over 65 Awards. 50/50. Buck-A-Car Payout. Delicious food available by Fast Eddie's Hot Dogs. $20 Registration 9am-Noon, Awards 3pm. Info at www.oldgoldcruisers.com or 630-567-2753.

Mon, Sep 05 in Naperville,  IL

Cress Creek Square, 796 Royal Saint George, Jaycees’ Last Fling! Food, drinks, giveaways,music, Custom Hotrod Chassis and Cycle onsite, $10 registration fee, all profits got to charity!

Mon, Sep 05 in Naperville,  IL

2815 Showplace Dr., Naperville Crossings 7th Annual Labor Day Car/Bike Show, 9am-4pm, Same day registration 9 am -Noon! 75 awards for the following classes: up to 31, 32-49, 50’s, 60’s, 70’s, 80’s, 90’s, 2000’s, 2010 & up, trucks to 79, trucks 80’s & up, import/exotic, bikes, best in class, best gm, best chevy, best mopar, best ford/linc/merc, best paint, best engine, best in show car & bike. More info: www.doublekproductions.com

Sat, Sep 10 in Bloomingdale,  IL

122 W. Lake St., next to Rooster's, 43rd Annual Septemberfest Car Show, 12:30-4 pm, Awards, Special Awards by Turtle Wax. Registration forms click here. Questions? Call Mitch 630-439-6637 or drive@flash.net

Sat, Sep 10 in Downers Grove,  IL

1202 75th St.,NW corner 75th & Lemont, Downers Grove Kiwanis 2nd Annual Cars For A Cause Charity Car and Motorcycle Show, reg. begins at 9 am, awards ceremony at 2 pm, $15 per vehicle. Awards, Door Prizes, 50/50, and much more! To pre-register please visit www.dgkiwanis.org  To sponsor or to donate prizes, please call 630.502.2383.

Sun, Sep 11 in Batavia,  IL

500 N.Raddant Rd. All Star Chevelle Show/Cruise-In for 1964-87 Chevelles, Malibus, El Caminos, Monte Carlos. Free to Enter. Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the 1966 Chevelle.  Show Hours 8am-3pm. Participant Vote at Noon. Awards at 3pm. Located at Fast Eddie's Hot Dogs, Info at www.oldgoldcruisers.com or 630-567-2753.

Sun, Sep 11 in Palatine,  IL

1200 W. Algonquin Rd. @ Harper College, 30th annual British Car Festival, 9 am-3 pm. More than 20 britishcar clubs, 500 autos, authentic British food, Irish dancers, music, technical learning sessions, car merchandise giveaways, classic car parts vendors and new car dealers showcasing the latest imports. This year's festival includes valve cover racing, a gravity propelled competition using modified auto engine valve covers on wheels. Free admission with donations encouraged for Shelter Inc. Early car registration is $20 before Aug. 23, $25 after. For more info and reg. www.BritishCarUnion.com

Sun, Sep 11 in Schaumburg,  IL

1110 N. Perimeter, @ Hooters, Registration: 9 am-Noon, Awards 4 pm, Hot Rods & Hot Wings and good old Rock N Roll. Bring out your Classic, Muscle, Antique, or Custom & join in on the fun. Free Posters signed by the Hooter poster girls, More info: doublekproductions.com

Sun, Sep 11 in Zion,  IL

41517 Sheridan Road, Zion-Benton Moose Lodge 667, Mis-Shifts Car Show, Reg. from 9:30 am-11:30 am. Voting 11:30 – 1 pm, Awards at 2:30. Event Fee is $10, over 75 trophies to be presented!  Raffles, Door Prizes with Food and Beverages available in a family friendly setting!  The Waukegan Rotary Virtual Car Raffle 2016 winning ticket will be drawn at the Show! Last chance to win the $5000!  More info: www.mis-shiftscarclubinc.com or Bob at (847) 731-9912.

Fri, Sep 16 in S. Barrington,  IL

67 E. Algonquin Rd., Willow Creek Cruise Nights! Vintage, Classic, Muscle, Antique and Exotic Cars & Trucks Welcome!  5-8 pm, Great Food! Music! Bring the family! For more info:John (224) 512-2074 or  jgingerich@willowcreek.org or www.DrivenToServe.org

Sat, Sep 17 in Gurnee,  IL

Classic Car Show at Centre Club, $10/vehicle entry fee. All vehicles welcome! Dash Plaques for the first 50 registered vehicles. Over 20 awards across three classes. Cruise on over to Centre Club to check out classic cars of every description. This FREE event  runs from 11am to 2pm and will offer live music, featuring The Sentinels, prizes, and fun for the entire family! More info: Contact Kristin to register, 847.625.4788, or Kristin.Foster@MidtownHealth.com

Sat, Sep 17 in Joliet,  IL

1451 W Black Rd., @ Crossroads Christian Church, 3rd Annual Crossroads Blues & BBQ Cruise-In, 5-7 pm, free event for the community. Live blues music, a hog roast and food, and a Cruise-In!  There is no fee for vehicle registration. Trophies and goodies awarded for 1st, 2nd, & 3rd place, as well as favorite motorcycle and Pastor's choice! More info: www.CrossroadsOfJoliet.org

Sat, Sep 17 in Lake Barrington,  IL

4C Hillview Dr., National Drive Electric Week, 1-4 pm, Many custom built conversions, factory-built EVs, and plug-in Hybrids. Come and take rides in EVs. Ask questions of the experts & owners. If you have an EV, bring it before 1pm & participate! Ask questions of the experts and owners. See and drive what EVeryone is talking about... the Electric Vehicle revolution is here! More info & register: https://DriveElectricWeek.org/event.php?eventid=827

Sat, Sep 17 in Schaumburg (start),  IL

W. side parking lot of Woodfield Mall, Wheels Rallye Team presents the 17th running of The Famous Puzzler Rallye, a fun to run scavenger hunt road rally where you solve puzzles to determine your course.  Great fun for a group event such as families, friends, neighbors, students or co-workers.  This event is geared toward novice rallyist where no prior road rally experience is needed.  All proceeds go to UPS for DownS, a not-for-profit assisting families dealing with Down Syndrome. Registration starts 6 pm, Rally School at 6:45 pm, $25/vehicle, pre-registered, $30/vehicle day of event. More info:  www.wheelsrallyeteam.com  or to pre-register go to www.eventbrite.com and search for “Puzzler”

Sat, Sep 17 in Waukegan,  IL

410 Grand Avenue, at Christ Episcopal Church, 7th Annual EldarCARE Benefit Car Show, Reg. 9:30 am–11 am, Show: 10 am-3 pm, Awards @ 2pm. Donation: $15/show vehicle which includes One Free Lunch per show vehicle provided by CherDan Events. 18 trophies voted by participants, Exhibitors – a 50/50 Raffle - Silent Auctions - Food & Beverages.  All proceeds benefit ElderCARE’s mission to promote health and independence for older adults through volunteer services that offer encouragement and hope. Spectators are welcome, parking is FREE and very close!  For more information: Contact Jill Grubbs at ElderCARE (847) 406-4683, Visit www.eldercarelakecounty.org or www.mis-shiftscarclubinc.com or info@eldercarelakecounty.org

Sun, Sep 18 in Melrose Park,  IL

2503 W. North Ave., @ Hooters, Registration: 9AM-Noon, Awards 4PM, Hot Rods and Hot Wings, and good old Rock N Roll. Bring out your Classic, Muscle, Antique, or Custom and join in on the fun. Free Posters signed by the Hooter poster girls.More info at doublekproductions.com

Sun, Sep 18 in Naperville,  IL

Naperville Test Track, 1720 W. Jefferson Ave., (Just E of Fort Hill Dr. & W. Jefferson Ave intersection), Electric Vehicle Ride-n-Drive & Parade sponsored by the Fox Valley Electric Auto Assoc. a not-for-profit organization of volunteers dedicated to educating the public & promoting Electric Vehicles (EVs).  Festivities & parade start at 1 pm.  Talk to owners of various Electric Vehicles of all types & models, incl. cars, hot rods, & trucks converted to Electric by members of the FVEAA, along with EVs  brought by owners & EVs from the car mfgrs. themselves. If you already own an EV, bring it before 1 pm & participate!  Or come & take a Ride in an EV around the test track.  Ask questions of the experts & owners.  See & drive what EVeryone is talking about... the Electric Vehicle revolution is here! More info or register:  https://DriveElectricWeek.org/event.php?eventid=799

Wed, Sep 21 in Bloomingdale,  IL

Stratford Square, Daily Herald Cruise Night, 6 - 9 pm, Last of 4 Wed. night cruises at Bloomingdale Mall, Matt Avery's Pic best of show to be featured in Classic Recollections, a weekly classic car feature in the newspaper's Sunday Auto section. Register at events.dailyherald.com/daily-herald-cruise-nights .

Sat, Sep 24 in Elkhart Lake,  WI

@ Elkhart Lake's Victorian Village Resort, 10 am to 4 pm, Chrysler 300 Club International 46th Annual Fall Meet, People's Choice judging, featuring 30-40 Chrysler 300 letter series cars from around the US and Canada. More info: Chrysler300club.com/events.

Sun, Sep 25 in Countryside,  IL

5925 S. LaGrange Rd., @ Hooters, Registration: 9AM-Noon, Awards 4PM, Hot Rods and Hot Wings, and good old Rock N Roll. Bring out your Classic, Muscle, Antique, or Custom and join in on the fun. Free Posters signed by the Hooter poster girls. More info at doublekproductions.com

Sun, Sep 25 in Northbrook,  IL

1975 Cherry Lane, @Advance Auto Parts & Meadow Shopping Center, Cars and Coffee by Jeff & Jeff Car Shows, 8 am -Noon, car entrance fee $12, no charge for spectators, All collector cars welcome. More info: Jeff, 847-498-5595

Sun, Sep 25 in West Chicago ,  IL

29W310 North Ave. Sonny Acres Farm Fall Car Show. Over 65 Awards. 50/50. Buck-A-Car Payout. Food Available.$20 Registration 8am-Noon. Awards approx.3pm.  Info at www.oldgoldcruisers.com or 630-567-2753.

Sat, Oct 01 in Downers Grove,  IL

1211 Butterfield Rd., Suite B, Downers Sand Club Sports Bar & Grill Fall Car, Truck, & Motorcycle Show, 10am-3pm, Registration until 12 noon, $10 vehicle entry fee. Dash Plaques to the first 50 vehicles. 26 Awards, including Top Car/Truck and Top Motorcycle. A portion of the entry fees and fundraising will benefit Save-A-Vet. Enjoy music, food discounts for vehicle owners, vendors, and fun! For more information, visit BGVMotorsports.com, Facebook.com, or call 847-235-6528.

Sun, Oct 02 in Elburn,  IL

500 Filmore St., @ Elburn Lions Park, Elburn Lions All Wheel Car Show, rain or shine, 8am - Noon, Carousel Sound providing music, pumpkin dec contest, good and beverages. Driving cruise SAT. Oct. 1 before car show to custom car fabrication shop, The TinMan's and a steak dinner back at Lions Park. Car show registration $20 day of show, $15 pre-reg. by Sept 16. Visit www.ElburnLions.com for registration info. All proceeds donated to Elburn Lions Charaties. For more info: office@elburnlions.com or 630-365-6315

Sat, Oct 08 in St. Charles,  IL

4200 E. Main Street, @ Baltria Vintage Auto Gallery, (On Hwy 64/North Ave. 2 Miles west of Rte 59. Across from Pheasant Run Resort & DuPage Airport). 2nd Saturday ea. month thru Oct. / 9am to 3pm. Our shows feature Live Music! No Entry Fees! Awards & Gifts! Great Food! Fun for All Ages! All cars, trucks, motorcycles, & car clubs welcome! FREE event for participants & spectators! More info: 630.443.4582

Sun, Oct 09 in Addison,  IL

550 N Shriners Dr, At Medinah Shrine Center, Medinah Shriners 9th annual car show. 8AM-3PM, pre reg $15, at show $20. Spectators free. Pancake breakfast from 8AM-Noon $6 adults, $3 children. Food & beverage available all day. Please leave coolers at home. Participant voting ;3-D Sound DJ. Scott 630-889-1400

Fri, Oct 14 in Joliet,  IL

1437 N. Larkin Ave., Fall Show & Shine @ Thomas Toyota, 5pm-9pm, FREE Raffle prizes, 100 dash plaques, Top 10 awards including Best of Show. Drive on out for this NEW FREE Twilight Event sponsored by Thomas Toyota! More info: www.doublekproductions.com

Sat, Oct 15 in Roselle,  IL

333 E. Irving Park Rd, 5th Annual Friendly Ford Car & Bike Show, Reg 9am-noon, Awards 3pm, Customer Appreciation Day, 40 Awards!  First 50 receive Dash Plaques.  Food Service on site. No Fee compliments of Friendly Ford. More info:  www.doublekproductions.com

Sun, Oct 16 in Downers Grove,  IL

1303 Butterfield Rd. @ Hooters, Registration: 9 am-Noon, Awards 4 pm, Hot Rods and Hot Wings, and good old Rock N Roll. Bring out your Classic, Muscle, Antique, or Custom and join in on the fun. Free Posters signed by the Hooter poster girls. More info at doublekproductions.com

Sun, Nov 06 in Woodstock,  IL

11900 Country Club Rd., Skip's USA Swap Meet and Car Show, Gates open at 8 am. Admission $9, Kids free.  Show and sale cars, car and truck parts. For more info: SkipsUSA@Yahoo.com or www.SkipsUSA.net



Cruise Nights - listed by day of the week

Mondays

Countryside, IL

at the Home Depot lot, 5 pm till dark, All Cylinders Car Club, 200 + cars, no fee, 50/50 raffle, DJ

Downers Grove, IL

1211 Butterfield Road, Suite B, Monday Night Cruise In at Downers Sand Club Sports Bar & Grill, 6-9 pm. Event dates: May 2 – Sept 26, No events on holidays – May 30, July 4, Sept 5. Enjoy music by BGV Motorsports, food specials and cruiser discounts, prizes, charity fundraising for Save-A-Vet, and a Top Vehicle Award. More info: www.Facebook.com/BGVMotorsportswww.BGVMotorsports.com, or BGVMotorsports@yahoo.com

East Dundee, IL

319 North River St., motor Mondays at the depot, 69 – 9 PM, June 6, July 4 and August 1. All show cars, regardless of their maker model, welcome to park along the River and Water streets downtown. Live DJ playing car themed music, free raffle and food specials from local restaurants. More info: 847-425-2255 or www.DiscoverDundee.org

Hoffman Estates, IL

2352 W Higgins Rd, @ Barrington Square Town Center on North side of street. Starting the 1st Monday in May though end of Sept., 6pm til 9pm, DJ, food discounts. More Info: Ralph (847) 921-7566

Melrose Park, IL

8327 W. North Ave.,@ McDonald's, from 6pm-?, Mid-May through October (Weather permitting). All cruisers welcome. Come by and share the memories of days gone by with friends and fellow car enthusiasts at the former location of Skip's Fiesta Drive In. Hope to see you there! Contact email: SkipsTribute@gmail.com

Skokie, IL

Westfield Old Orchard Mall / West Side of Old Orchard Shopping Center, Memorial Day through Labor Day, New this year is our Car Corral. Check out our web site we are a 501 C charitable organization & give back to the community with scholarships & grants for HS Kids. www.MondayNightCarShows.com

St. Charles, IL

1545 W. Main (2 blocks E. of Randall Rd on Rt.64), @ Rookies, 5-9 pm, More info: doublekproductions.com

Tuesdays

Batavia, IL

500 N. Raddant Rd. @ Fast Eddie's LUNCH TIME Cruise-In, 11am-2:30pm. Starting May 3 thru Sept. Delicious food available by Fast Eddie's Hot Dogs. More info at www.oldgoldcruisers.com or 630-567-2753

Palatine, IL

2015 N. Rand Rd., 2nd Tuesday Night Cruise In at City Limits Harley-Davidson, 6-9 pm. Event dates: May 10, June 14, July 12, Aug 9, and Sept 13. Enjoy music by BGV Motorsports, food specials by Alley 64, dash plaques for the first 25 cruisers, fundraising for The Heart of a Marine Foundation, and a Top Vehicle Award. More info: www.Facebook.com/BGVMotorsportswww.BGVMotorsports.com, or BGVMotorsports@yahoo.com

Palatine, IL

1775 N. Rand Rd., in the old Menard’s parking lot, 4th Tuesday Night Cruise In, hosted by Culvers, 6-9 pm. Event dates: Aug 23, and Sept 27. Enjoy music by BGV Motorsports, food specials, prizes, dash plaques for the first 25 cruisers, fundraising for The Heart of a Marine Foundation, and a Top Vehicle Award. For more information: Facebook.com, BGVMotorsports.com, or 847-235-6528.

Wauconda, IL

Main Street, entrance is at Route 176 and West Mill St., June 21, July 19, August 16, September 20. 5-9 pm, All cars/bikes welcome. Discounts at local establishments. DJ. Raffles.More info: Alise Homola -  ahomola@wauconda-il.gov – 847-526-9600 x112

West Chicago, IL

North Ave / Rt.64 @ Rt.59 (in front of Menards), @ Augustinos, 5-9 pm, More Info: doublekproductions.com

Wednesdays

Bloomingdale, IL

Army Trail & Gary Ave., @ Stratford Sq. Mall, 6-8 pm, June 15, July 20, Aug, 17 & Sept 21. Activities for kids, food vendors,music. Features Matt Avery of the Daily Herald's Classic Recollections weekly column. Car reg. is free. More info: events.dailyherald.com/daily-herald-cruise-nights

Brookfield, IL

3700 Block of Brand Blvd., 5:30 pm. Antique, Muscle, Classic, Motorcycle. Friendly family fun, open to everyone, bring your car or just yourself. Visit our local nearby businesses at the Grand Prairie Crossing, Weather permitting. More info: 708-3872500

Cary, IL

West Main & Jandus Rd., Downtown, June thru August, 6-8:30 pm, hundreds of classic cars, residents and visitors. More info: 847-639-2800 or www.CaryGroveChamber.com

Joliet, IL

124 Stone City Dr, Corner or Laraway and RTE 53, @ Stone City VFW, Cruising for the Vets, May-Sept, 6pm - 9pm, $1.50 draft beers, DJ, Food with car hop servers, 50/50 raffles benefiting VFW organizations, All bikes, cars and trucks welcome. More info: tonymo58@yahoo.com

Lake Zurich, IL

Main Street cruise night, between Church St and Old Rand Rd, May through October, 6 PM, show cars enter from the east off Church/Midlothian Road

Libertyville, IL

On Church Street downtown, Car Fun on 21, June 22, July 20, August 17, September 21. See classic cars, 25 years and older. To display your car, enter on Brainard and a volunteer will assist you more info: www.MainStreetLibertyville.org

Mundelein, IL

Park Street, Park on Park, 5–9 pm, June 8, July 13, August 10 Sept. 14, (show cars enter through Seymour Avenue), pre-1977 vehicles only. For details visit www.ParkonPark.com

Roselle, IL

1360 Lake St. at Gary Ave, @ Tilted Kilt, 5-9 pm, More Info: doublekproductions.com

Vernon Hills, IL

12 Hawthorn Center.  4th Wed. Night Motors on Milwaukee Cruise In at Sears Auto Center, Hawthorn Mall, 6-9 pm. Event dates: June 29, July 27, Aug 24 & Sept 28. Enjoy music by BGV Motorsports, food by Food For Your Soul Food Truck by Calzone & Macaroni Co., Dash Plaques for the first 25 cruisers, and a Top Vehicle Award. Collecting coats for Midwest Veterans Closet and nonperishable food for the Vernon Area Food Pantry. More info: www.Facebook.com/BGVMotorsportswww.BGVMotorsports.com, or BGVMotorsports@yahoo.com.

Thursdays

Antioch, IL

27045 Grass Lake Rd., 2nd & 4th Thursday Night Cruise In at Cuda’s Bar & Grill, 6-9 pm. Event dates: May 12 & 26, June 9 & 23, July 14 & 28, Aug 11 & 25, and Sept 8 & 22. Enjoy music by BGV Motorsports, food specials, dash plaques for the first 25 cruisers, charity fundraising for Home of the Sparrow, and a Top Vehicle Award. More info: www.Facebook.com/BGVMotorsportswww.BGVMotorsports.com, or BGVMotorsports@yahoo.com

Barrington, IL

Harris Bank parking lot on S. Cook S, just S. of Lake Cook Rd., 6:30-9 pm, June 2 thru Sept 1. Food, ice cream vendors, fantastic prizes and entertainment. Different car themes each week. More info: 847-304-3400 or www.barrington.gov

Fox Lake, IL

90 S. Hwy 12, 1st, 3rd, 5th Thursday Night Cruise In at Kodiak Automotive, 6-9 pm. Event dates: May 19, June 2, 16, & 30, July 7 & 21, Aug 4 & 18, and Sept 1, 15 & 29. Enjoy music by BGV Motorsports, food/beverages by Cuda’s Bar & Grill, dash plaques for the first 25 cruisers, charity fundraising for Lyme Support Network, and a Top Vehicle Award. More info: www.Facebook.com/BGVMotorsports, www.BGVMotorsports.com, or BGVMotorsports@yahoo.com

Geneva, IL

Kane County Courthouse, Geneva Classic Car Show, during July & August 6-8 pm. The audience comes from near and far to bop to the music of the 50s while they ogle the beauties and vote for their favorite make and model. More info & weather status: 630-232-6060

Huntley, IL

12220 Princeton Dr.on Rt.47, 2 miles North of 90, across the street from Walmart, @ Rookies, 5-9 pm.More info: www.doublekproductions.com

Mt. Greenwood, IL

111th and St. Louis, @ Mount Greenwood Community Church, Classis Customs Unlimited hosts cruise night 5-9 om, DJ split the pot, prizes nightly, best of cruise trophy and BBQ. More info: Mike 78-692-1167

Westmont, IL

Cass Avenue, downtown, Westmont Cruisin' Nights, 5-9 PM, June 2 thru Aug. 25, different theme each week with classic cars, live music and more. More info: 630-829-9378 or www.WestmontEvents.com

Winthrop Harbor, IL

1275 Sheridan Road at Harbor Plaza near the Illinois & Wisc. border, begins June 2, 5 pm. Come join us for an evening of family fun and great music. We'll also have, for Cruise Cars and Trucks only, $1 Hot Dogs (limit of 3) and 20% off any menu item at Droopy's Gyros! For more info visit www.mis-shiftscarclubinc.com/

Wood Dale, IL

155 W Irving Park Road, @ Wood Dale Bowl, starring 50's DJ Tony. Starts May 19th at 6pm (goes til end of August). More info: 630-766-6800 or wooddalebowl@aol.com

Fridays

Chicago, IL

Archer .between Natoma and Nashville from 6-9 pm, June 3, The GRREAT Archer Cruise Night, four parking lots available, several of Chicago's finest food trucks, and lots of good old fashioned fun! More info: 773-213-0296 or Torreylewis23@gmail.com

Downers Grove, IL

Main Street, Summer Nights Classic Car Show, 6-9 pm, Free downtown event with classic cars; a different type featured every week. May to Sept 2. More info: 630-725-0991 or www.DowntownDG.org

Oswego, IL

2440 Route 34, @ Famous Dave's, 5-9 pm. More info: www.doublekproductions.com

Park Ridge, IL

20 S. Prospect Ave., @ Park Ridge Library, First Friday monthly, Cruisin' Park Ridge, hosted by Park Ridge Chamber, thru September. Food, beverages, activities for kids. More info: www.ParkRidgeChamber.org

Rolling Meadows, IL

2401 Kirchoff Rd., in the church parking lot, hosted by the Meadows Christian Fellowship, May 27 through September 9, 5 – 8 pm, free family event where several hundred unique automobiles are on display. Food cold beverages, ice cream, music. More info: 847-255-8764 or www.MeadowsCruiseNights.com

Roselle, IL

244 East Maple Ave., at Roselle American Legion Hall, 6 – 9 PM, May 20 – Sept.9, more info: 630-816-2276 or www.CruiseRoselle.com

S. Barrington, IL

67 E. Algonquin Road, Willow Creek Cruise Nights: May 20, July 15, August 19, Sept. 16, 5 - 8 pm, (June 19, Sunday, Dad Fest Car Show). Food, Music, Fun. More info: John (224) 512-2074 or jgingerich@willowcreek.org

Wasco, IL

41W379 Route 64, 5 mi. W of Randall Rd. @ The Lodge on 64, 6–9 PM, June 3 to Sept. 30. Enjoy music food specials, giveaways & a top vehicle award. Fundraising for the Salvation Army, Tri-City Corps. More Info: BGVMotorsports.com

Wheaton, IL

113 W. Front Street, Vintage Rides, thru Aug 26, setup 4-5 pm, opens 6 pm, DJ, our 19th year! 

Saturdays

Mt. Prospect, IL

In the Metra lot, route 83 and NW Highway. Bluesmobile Cruise Nights , six – 9 PM, May 14 through Sept. 24 for details visit MPDMA.com or BMBCruiseNights on Facebook.

Sunday

Addison IL

550 N. Shriners Dr., Medinah Shrine Center, just W. of 355 & N. of Army Trail Rd off of Swift. 8 am - 3 pm. Benefitting Shriners Hospitals for Children - Chicago. Show is open to all years, makes & models. Food & beverages available. More info: www.Medinah.org/car_show.htm or MedinahCarShow@aol.com

Batavia IL

Downtown Batavia, Enter off of Rt.25 at State St. only, Fabulous 50's Free Classic Car Cruise-In.Sponsored by Batavia Main Street and Boyce Body Werks.50's Dress Up Contest Award sponsored by Old Gold Cruisers.4-9 pm. Info at www.oldgoldcruisers.com or 630-567-2753.

Elgin IL

2486 Bushwood Dr. (1 mile N of 90, off Randall Rd), @ Rookies, 5-9 pm. More info: www.doublekproductions.com

Schaumburg IL

@ Culver's on Wise Rd., Old Timers Cruise Night, the only year-round cruise night. When there's inclement weather, we meet inside. Starts at 3 PM. Scoop of custard to every classic car before 6 PM. Door prizes. More info: GreenScout@ATT.net