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Featured Car Shows

Saturday, October 25, 2014 in Volo, IL

Volo Car Show

@Platinum Autobody, 31223 N. Hwy 12. 2nd Annual Howl & Scream Charity Car & Bike Show. Presented by BGV Motorsports. Reg. 11-1, show 11-3, awards ~ 2:45 pm. “Top Howler Awards” include Top Bike, Top Vehicle, Top Domestic Stock and Top Domestic Modified (Antique and Modern), Top Import, Platinum Autobody’s Choice Award, and a Club Participation Award. Top Costume Awards include Top Costumed Car, Top Adult Costume, and Top Children’s Costume. Music, food, community vendors, giveaway bags and dash plaques to the first 25 vehicles, and fundraising for the USO. More Info: www.ChicagolandAllWheelShow.com. www.Facebook.com. BGVMotorsports@yahoo.com. 847-235-6528.

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

Sat, Oct 25 in Paxton,  IL

@ Pels Park, Halloween Car & Truck Show, presented by Just an Angel, a new non-profit (geared to help sick children, fallen firefighter families & assistance in purchasing headstones, Bring your candy for the kids and your car or truck to show it off!! Registration 9-Noon, $10, Judging at 1, trophies at 3. Best costume wins $25. Door prizes, 50/50 raffle. Rain or shine! More info on Facebook Just an Angel Paxtton or contact Dale @ 217-379-2388.

Sat, Oct 25 in Volo,  IL

@Platinum Autobody, 31223 N. Hwy 12. 2nd Annual Howl & Scream Charity Car & Bike Show. Presented by BGV Motorsports. Reg. 11-1, show 11-3, awards ~ 2:45 pm. “Top Howler Awards” include Top Bike, Top Vehicle, Top Domestic Stock and Top Domestic Modified (Antique and Modern), Top Import, Platinum Autobody’s Choice Award, and a Club Participation Award. Top Costume Awards include Top Costumed Car, Top Adult Costume, and Top Children’s Costume. Music, food, community vendors, giveaway bags and dash plaques to the first 25 vehicles, and fundraising for the USO. More Info: www.ChicagolandAllWheelShow.com. www.Facebook.com. BGVMotorsports@yahoo.com. 847-235-6528.

Sun, Oct 26 in Batavia,  IL

645 S.River St., @ Batavia VFW, The "Original" Halloween Classic Car Show. Pre 83 and Show Quality 83-89 American Made Cars and Trucks. $20 Registration 9AM-Noon, Top 50 Special Halloween Awards 3PM. "Buck-A-Car" Payout! 50/50 and Food/Beverage Sales Benefit VFW! Info at www.oldgoldcruisers.com or 630-567-2753

Sun, Oct 26 in Winnetka,  IL

Elm & Lincoln in east downtown Winnetka, 9 am to 11 am, Fuelfed Coffee & Classics, this not an organized car show, rather a casual Sunday morning gathering! Where else might you see an Iso Grifo parked next to a MGB-GT, or a Porsche 959 next to an Bugatti Type 35 with their owners talking camber settings over coffee? More info: https://fuelfed.wordpress.com/

Sat, Feb 14 in Chicago,  IL

2301 S. Lake Shore Drive, McCormick Place, First staged in 1901, the Chicago Auto Show is the largest auto show in North America and has been held more times than any other auto exposition on the continent. 2015 marks the 106th edition of the Chicago Auto Show. Hours: Feb. 8-16, 10 am-10 pm, Feb. 17, 10 am-8 pm. For detailed info visit the show site at: www.ChicagoAutoShow.com



Cruise Nights - listed by day of the week

Mondays

Countryside, IL

6251 Joliet Road, @Best Western, Route 66 Cruise Night, 6:30-9:30 pm, Live music entertainment, food, beverages and wild rides! Classics, Muscle, Mustang’s, Corvette’s, Bike’s, Supra’s, BMW’s, Evo’s, Cadillac’s, Lexus’, and much more.

E. Dundee, IL

Rte 72 & River St., Motor Mondays cruise nights, from 5 to sunset Aug. 11, and Sept. 8. Real Door Prizes for those attending with show vehicles you will get keys to open doors to win whats behind that door! for more info call 224-587-6803

Hoffman Estates, IL

@Barrington Square 2352 W Higgins Rd., thru Sept 29, more info: 847-921-7566 or 847-490-4449

Schaumburg, IL

1941 E. Algonquin Rd, @ Finn McCool's, thru Sept. 29, 6-9 pm (No event Memorial Day or Labor Day), All cars, trucks, motorcycles. Special parking for clubs available, with advanced notice. Dash Plaques to first 25 Cruisers weekly sponsored by Patrick Cadillac of Schaumburg! FREE to participants & spectators! Food specials! Music by BGV Motorsports, goodie bags, giveaways, a Top Vehicle Award. Charity fundraising for the Vaughan Chapter, Paralyzed Veterans of America! For weather related updates, visit www.Facebook.com/BGVMotorsports

Skokie, IL

West parking lot of Westfield Old Orchard Mall, thru Sept. 2, 6-9 pm, reg. begins at 5, pre-reg. here. Classic cars, Muscle cars, Hot Rods, Motorcycles and even the occasional vintage Military Vehicle! Free events features live music, food vendors, prize raffles, and a 50/50 raffle. We raise money to give scholarships to high school auto shop students. More info: www.mondaynightcarshows.com

Tuesdays

Forest Park, IL

Constitution Court at Thomas and Madison (enter through Madison). 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of the month thru August. 6-9 pm. All cars welcome. Food, Music, Raffles and cool cars. Free admittance to spectators. For more information call 708-771-7737.

St. Charles, IL

First St. from Main to Illinois downtown, 5-8 pm, thru Aug. 26, Free admission,50/50 raffle, food & beverages. Car reg. begins at 5 pm with awards at 7:45. All cars must register. More info: 630-584-6065 or www.stcharleschamber.com

Tinley Park, IL

Downtown Tinley Park Cruise Nights, Vintage Cars Along Oak Park Ave. from 171st to 173rd Street, thru August 26, 5 pm to 9 pm, no entry fee, DJ, food & beverages. For more info: 708-444-5678 or visit www.tinleypark.org

Wauconda, IL

3rd Tuesday) Main St. Wauconda, between Rt. 176 & Bangs St. @Village of Wauconda Cruise Nights, Presented by BGV Motorsports. Sponsors include Victor Ford. Cruise Night Dates:  8/19, 9/16, 6-9 pm. DJ, Goodie bags & dash plaques for first 25 Cruisers and a Top Vehicle Award! Giveaways! Charity fundraising. Enjoy all of the restaurants, shops, and businesses downtown Wauconda has to offer. For event updates, visit www.Facebook.com/BGVMotorsports or www.WaucondaCruiseNight.com. More Info: BGVMotorsports@yahoo.com or 847-235-6528.

Wednesdays

Cary, IL

Downtown Cary, thru August 27, 2014 | 6:00 to 8:30 p.m., hot rods, muscle cars, classic cars and more.For more info: CaryGroveChamber.com

Darien, IL

8109 S. Cass Ave. @Q Bar, thru Sept.17, 6-9 pm. Free event for cruisers & spectators! All cars, trucks & motorcycles welcome! Club special parking available with advance notice! Music by BGV Motorsports! Goodie bags & dash plaques for first 25 cruisers and a Top Vehicle Award! Food Specials! Giveaways! Charity fundraising for the Darien VFW. For event updates, visit  www.Facebook.com/BGVMotorsports. More info: www.ChicagolandAllWheelShow.com, BGVMotorsports@yahoo.com or 847-235-6528.

Lake Zurich, IL

79 E. Main Street, First WED. of each month. Thru October, 6-9 pm. FREE to spectators and participants. 100+ cars. Trophies to top 5 (sponsors choices.) Info & flyer @ RumblingCars.com. 847-773-7896

Libertyville, IL

on Church Street downtown, 3rd Wed. of month thru Sept, 6-9pm, cars 25 years & older, more info: 847-680-0336 or www.MainStreetLibertyville.org

Mundelein, IL

Park Street, SE of U.S. Route 45 & Route 176, Park on Park, rain or shine. Season: May 14th, June 11th, July 9th, Aug. 13th, Sept. 10th. More info: parkonpark.org

Naperville, IL

796 Royal Saint George Dr., @ Braconi's, 5-9 pm thru Sept 17th. Open to all and no reg. fee. Different themes weekly.

Naperville, IL

796 Royal St. George Drive, @  Braconis Restaurant and Pizzeria, 5 to 9. Thru 9/3. More info: braconis.com

Palatine, IL

615 S Consumers Ave., @ Orbit Skate Center, Skate 'N Cruise Nights@  thru Aug 27, 6-10 pm, Bring your Ride! Bring The Family! Cruise, Skate, Enjoy! $1 from each skate rental goes to Wounded Warriors. Live DJs playing 60's, 70's 80's 90's & requests!

Schaumburg, IL

628 S Roselle Rd, American Pride Cruise Nights @Fratos Pizza, thru August, 6-10 pm, Open to all makes of Trucks, Motorcycles & Cars. Entertainment, food & Music. Portion of all sales from Frato's to charity, More info: www.Facebook.com/AmericanPrideChicago

South Barrington, IL

RT 59 & RT 72, just North of the I-90/RT59 Interchange, @ The Arboretum of South Barrington, in front of iPic Theaters, 6-8pm, bring your car out and enjoy live music from local musicians. All make and models welcome, more info: 847-426-6200 or www.ShopTheArb.com

Streamwood, IL

590 S. Barrington Rd. @ Sonic, 8 pm., General meet and greet and a free drink from Sonic! Oh Snap! Just say you are there for the meet/car show and you will get a free soda!

Thursdays

Carol Stream, IL

515 S Schmale Road, @ Carol's Garden Restaurant, 6-9 pm, through October, Cruise Night Food Specials, more info: 630-260-0303 - Gus (Owner)

Frankfort, IL

15 Kansas St., 5-9 PM, big raffle drawing at 7:30 each week, Frankfort Car Club

Geneva, IL

Behind Third Street Courthouse, JULY thru AUGUST, 6-8 pm, organized, but casual opportunity for collectors to gather together and showcase their cars and motorcycles. Food & music too. More info: www.genevachamber.com

Mundelein, IL

(1st, 3rd, and 5th)  2061 W. Maple Ave., @Maverick’s Nightclub & Chi-Town Dogs, Cruise Night Dates:  8/7, 8/21, 9/4, 9/18, 6-9 pm. Free event for cruisers & spectators! All cars, trucks & motorcycles welcome! Club special parking available with advance notice! Music by BGV Motorsports! Goodie bags & dash plaques for first 25 cruisers and a Top Vehicle Award! Food Specials! Giveaways! Charity fundraising for Home of the Sparrow. For event updates, visit www.Facebook.com/BGVMotorsports. More info: www.ChicagolandAllWheelShow.com, BGVMotorsports@yahoo.com or 847-235-6528.

Oak Lawn, IL

95th and Pulask, @ Home Depot, 5-10 pm, live dj, split the pot raffle and freegive aways. So bring you classics car truck or bike and join us .Weather permitting . Free event . Any questions call (708) 692-1167

Riverside, IL

Burlington Street, Riverside Cruise Nights, July 10, August 14, (Car Show Sept 28) 5-10 pm, The Village of Riverside is located on the historic Route 66, and is a perfect setting to feature classic, hotrod, muscle, and vintage cars.More info: 708-447-7221

Westmont, IL

Cass Avenue from Norfolk to Burlington, Westmont Street Fair featuring Cruisin' Nights! Every Thursday in June, July and August from 5-9 pm. Street closed for 2 blocks to allow plenty of classic car parking--Plus free raffles for car owners, weekly prizes for best in show for the weekly theme, live music each week and more! More info: 630-829-9378

Westmont, IL

Downtown Westmont (Cass Avenue from Norfolk to Burlington). Westmont Street Fair featuring Cruisin' Nights! June, July and August, 5-9pm. Plenty of classic car parking--Plus free raffles for car owners, weekly prizes for best in show for the weekly theme, live music and more!

Fridays

Carpentersville, IL

212 Western Ave. (Rte 31), Springhill Marketplace (near Big Lots), Thru Aug 29th (except July 4), 5-8:30 pm, Rock the Night with a Live DJ! Food & Drink Avail. for purchase. Face painting & more!

Downers Grove, IL

On Main Street from Maple to Franklin, 22nd Annual Summer Nights Classic Car Show , every Friday thru August 29. An array of Classic Cars with hundreds of families enjoying the display. Grab the family and don’t miss out on this wonderful free event.  All Classic Cars are welcome and Featured Cars on Curtiss Street. Featured Cars must be pre-1985, trophy awarded to “best” featured car each week. Live Entertainment at the Main Street Train Station 7-9pm. More info click here

Elmhurst, IL

447 Spring Road, @ Silverado Grill, 6 pm.

Oak Lawn, IL

95th and Cicero, @ Andy's Custard, 5-10 pm, live dj, split the pot raffle and free give aways. So bring you classics car truck or bike and join us .Weather permitting . Free event. Any questions call (708) 692-1167

Rolling Meadows, IL

2401 Kirchoff Road, 5-8pm (show car set up starts at 4pm). May 23rd - through TBA -Labor Day, food, drink & entertainment. Hosted by Meadows Christian Fellowship. More info: Meadows Christian Fellowship

Roselle, IL

@ Brunswick Zone, 1100 W. Lake St., 200 + spots dedicated to the cruisers !  6:00 - 9:00, thru Aug. 29th. More info: www.cruiseroselle.com

Wasco, IL

41W379 Illinois 64, @The Lodge Bar and Grill, thru Sept 26, 6-9 pm, (no July 4), Free event for cruisers & spectators! All cars, trucks & motorcycles welcome! Club special parking available with advance notice! Music by BGV Motorsports! Goodie bags & dash plaques for first 25 cruisers and a Top Vehicle Award! Food Specials! Giveaways! Charity fundraising for the Salvation Army. More info: www.Facebook.com/BGVMotorsports. More info: www.ChicagolandAllWheelShow.com, BGVMotorsports@yahoo.com or 847-235-6528.

Saturdays

Bolingbrook, IL

431 W. Boughton, @Tailgaters Sports Bar & Grill, thru Sept 20, 3-6 pm, Free event for cruisers & spectators! All cars, trucks & motorcycles welcome! Club special parking with advance notice! Oldies DJ. Goodie bags & dash plaques for first 25 cruisers and a Top Vehicle Award! Food Specials! Giveaways! Charity fundraising for the Lions Club. For event updates, visit www.Facebook.com/BGVMotorsports. More info: www.ChicagolandAllWheelShow.com, BGVMotorsports@yahoo.com or 847-235-6528.

Hoffman Estates, IL

@ Buona Beef at Barrington Square Mall, Thru end of September. 5 pm to 9 pm or later.

Tinley Park, IL

3rd Sat. thru Nov 15, At I-80 Flea Market. For more info, go to I80fleamarket.com or call 708 532-8238

Sunday

Alsip IL

11541 S. Pulaski Road, @Demon Dawgs, thru Sept 14, 3-6 pm, Free event for cruisers & spectators! All cars, trucks & motorcycles welcome! Club special parking! Oldies being played along with Food Specials! Giveaways! For event updates, visit www.Facebook.com/demondawgschicago

Bartlett IL

1175 W. Lake Street, ½ mile West of Rt. 59,  @Moretti’s Ristorante & Pizzeria, thru Sept. 28, 6- 9 pm,  Free event for cruisers & spectators! All cars, trucks & motorcycles welcome! Club special parking available with advance notice! Music by BGV Motorsports! Goodie bags & dash plaques for first 25 cruisers and a Top Vehicle Award! Food Specials! For event updates, visit www.Facebook.com/BGVMotorsports. More info: www.ChicagolandAllWheelShow.com, BGVMotorsports@yahoo.com or 847-235-6528.