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Sunday, September 13, 2015 in Burlington, IL

Burlington Car Show

401 Park St. @ Burlington Park, Three Links Car Show, 8 am-3 pm,  sponsored by Sycamore Odd Fellows, Lodge 105. Awards at 2:30 for Best of Show, Mayors Choice, Odd Fellows Choice, Best: GM, Ford, Mopar, Import, Street Rod, Truck, Tractor & Motorcycle. $10 pre entry fee due by 9/10/15, $12 day of Registration 8 am -12:30. For more info: www.threelinkscarshow.info or 815-251-4211

Friday, October 02, 2015 in Wisconsin Dells, WI

Wisconsin Dells Car Show

2501 River Road, Oct. 2 – 4, Cruise For A Cause "F-ALL Ford Cruise for a Cause," 3 day event dedicated to raising money to support Breast and Prostate Cancer.  Events include an all Ford Car Show, Autocross, Guided Road Tours, a Best Ball Golf Tournament, Poker Run, and Saturday evening banquet with awards, prizes and a special guest speaker.  Major sponsors at the event include Ford Racing, Roush Performance, SVT Owners Association and Team Shelby.  This is not just a fun and exciting event but even more rewarding is you are helping to find a cure . . . have fun and help a cause!! More info: www.cruise4acause.org or Ed at eds@chulavistaresort.com or 309-530-9235.

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

Sun, May 24 in Volo,  IL

@ Rt. 120 & 12, @ Volo Auto Museum Show Grounds, Car Show-Car Corral and Swap Meet, featuring cars & trucks of the 50's, gates open 9 am, family fun, awards, beer & wine garden, Betty Boop outdoor grill. More info: 847-295-6996 or bob.grutza@yahoo.com

Fri, Jun 05 in Effingham,  IL

@ Mid America Motorworks’ corporate campus. FRIDAY thru SUNDAY, 2015 Funfest for Air-Cooled Volkswagen, Calling all Volkswagens to Funfest for Air-Cooled VW! Enjoy all eras of the iconic VW, with thousands of Beetles, Buses, Dune Buggies, Ghias & more. Event highlights include Celebrity Choice Awards, the My Garage Museum, Swapfest, Slalom races, expert seminars, VW club activities, tons of VW vendors, Fri. night Fun Run road tour, a Sat. night concert & much more! All Air-Cooled & Water-Cooled VW’s, as well as anyone who loves to have FUN are always welcome! More info or to register www.funfestacvw.com or 866.350.4539 or funfest@mamotorworks.com

Thu, Jun 11 in Wisconsin Dells,  WI

2501 River Road, June 11- 13, Corvette Adventures in its 8th year, is a Corvette driving event at Chula Vista Resort featuring multiple road tours of varying lengths leading to exciting and fun destinations such as wineries, breweries, cheese factories and local restaurants. This event has become known as the event “Where the route is as interesting as the destination.”  Hot laps on Dells Raceway Park included. Evening events include a Surf ‘n Turf Dinner Cruise, a two hour unlimited Cocktail Cruise, Wisconsin Original Ducks tours and an evening of dancing in the ballroom.  Event begins on Thursday with a mystery tour and ends Saturday eve with awards banquet. More info: www.corvetteadventures.com or Ed at eds@chulavistaresort.com or 309-530-9235

Sat, Jul 04 in Burbonnais,  IL

at Perry Farm, In conjunction with Thee Olde Time Farm Show, Strictly Street Rod Club 36th annual rod run. Open to all pre 1990 cars and trucks. Registration 10am-noon, fee $15, Goodie bags, special awards, rat rod awards, and club picks. Pre-registered cars receive free T-shirt, 1st 100 cars receive a dash plaque. Food and drink is available, no Alcohol. Check out strictlystreetrodclub.com for past year’s pictures and to print out a registration form. For more info write to Strictly Street Rods, POB 131, Martinton, Il, 60951 or call Dave at 815-428-7564, or email rfine7666@yahoo.com

Sat, Aug 08 in Schaumburg,  IL

436 E. Golf Road @ Fuddruckers. UPS for DownS Charity Car Show, 10 am-3:30 pm. Trophies at 3pm. $20 entry fee & all proceeds benefit United Parent Support for Down Syndrome. 30 awards--Stock, modified, future classic (1985 and newer) best of show stock, best modified, best future classic.Dash plaques for the 1st 100 vehicles. Music, raffles, 50/50 drawing. More info: Full Throttle Car Shows (847) 507-0903, www.fullthrottlecarshows.com or kkcm59@gmail.com

Mon, Sep 07 in Effingham,  IL

17082 N US Highway 45, MY Garage Museum, home to an array of rare and one-of-a-kind Corvettes &  Volkswagens. One of the few privately-owned car collections that is open to the public, absolutely free, 7 days a week, the MY Garage Museum includes research vehicles, prototypes & cars featured in Hollywood films. The Museum is full of collectibles & antiques, neon signs, memorabilia & even features a restored 1910 Gas Station. Cameras welcome! More info: www.mygaragemuseum.com

Fri, Sep 11 in Wisconsin Dells,  WI

2501 River Road, Sept 11-13, Muscle Car Adventures, a driving event at Chula Vista Resort for any brand/model muscle cars. 3rd annual event is the only weekend event in the nation exclusively for driving muscle cars.--multiple road tours of varying lengths leading to interesting destinations, including wineries, breweries, cheese factories and local points of interest. Also a dedicated track time at Dells Raceway Park for participants to test their skills on the 1/3 mile asphalt paved, banked track. Friday evening Surf ‘n Turf Dinner Cruise with the steak and lobster meal cooked onboard by the Chula Vista Resort chefs. The evening ends with music for dancing at the resort. Begins Friday morning and ends Sunday afternoon by 1 pm with awards brunch. More info: www.MuscleCarAdventures.com or Ed at eds@chulavistaresort.com or 309-530-9235.

Sun, Sep 13 in Burlington,  IL

401 Park St. @ Burlington Park, Three Links Car Show, 8 am-3 pm,  sponsored by Sycamore Odd Fellows, Lodge 105. Awards at 2:30 for Best of Show, Mayors Choice, Odd Fellows Choice, Best: GM, Ford, Mopar, Import, Street Rod, Truck, Tractor & Motorcycle. $10 pre entry fee due by 9/10/15, $12 day of Registration 8 am -12:30. For more info: www.threelinkscarshow.info or 815-251-4211

Thu, Sep 17 in Effingham,  IL

@ Mid America Motorworks’ corporate campus, THURS thru SUN. What started in 1994 as a customer appreciation party for a few hundred Corvette owners, Corvette Funfest has now grown to become the Largest Annual Corvette Party in the world! Now 4 days full of Corvette FUN. Some highlights include Thursday Night Fun Run parade & road tour, Fri. Night Charity Event, Seminar Village, The Install Dome, The Fun Dome (our Corvette Mall), Corvette Club activities, Corvette fashion show, new Corvette walk-around with GM Engineers, Celebrity Choice Fun Judging, Swapfest, Corvettes Coral with Corvettes for sale, My Garage Museum, Corvette vendors from across the U.S. & Sat. Night Concert (past performances by The Beach Boys, Don Felder, Bachman and Turner, 38 Special, REO Speedwagon, and more)!  For more info or to register www.corvettefunfest.com or 866. 309.3973 or funfest@mamotorworks.com

Fri, Sep 18 in Wisconsin Dells,  WI

2501 River Road, Fall Corvette Adventures, Sept 18 – 20, The 3nd annual Fall Corvette Adventures is similar to the June Corvette Adventures and is a Corvette driving event at Chula Vista Resort in the fall featuring multiple road tours of varying lengths leading to interesting destinations, including local apple orchards and hot laps on Dells Raceway Park. Coincides with downtown Wisconsin Dells Wo-Zha-Wa Festival. Shuttles available from Chula Vista Resort to downtown Wisconsin Dells and the Wo-Zha-Wa Festival. The Fall Corvette Adventures event begins on Friday morning and ends Sunday with an awards brunch. More info: www.fallcorvetteadventures.com or Ed at eds@chulavistaresort.com or 309-530-9235.

Fri, Sep 25 in Wisconsin Dells,  WI

2501 River Road, Pontiac Adventures, Sept 25 – 27, is a driving and show event at Chula Vista Resort for Pontiacs of any brand and model. 2015 will be the 2nd annual event.  The event will be the best of both worlds for Pontiacs as it will feature touring events along with show and shine judging. More info: www.pontiacadventures.com or Ed at eds@chulavistaresort.com or 309-530-9235

Fri, Oct 02 in Wisconsin Dells,  WI

2501 River Road, Oct. 2 – 4, Cruise For A Cause "F-ALL Ford Cruise for a Cause," 3 day event dedicated to raising money to support Breast and Prostate Cancer.  Events include an all Ford Car Show, Autocross, Guided Road Tours, a Best Ball Golf Tournament, Poker Run, and Saturday evening banquet with awards, prizes and a special guest speaker.  Major sponsors at the event include Ford Racing, Roush Performance, SVT Owners Association and Team Shelby.  This is not just a fun and exciting event but even more rewarding is you are helping to find a cure . . . have fun and help a cause!! More info: www.cruise4acause.org or Ed at eds@chulavistaresort.com or 309-530-9235.



Cruise Nights - listed by day of the week

Mondays

Shorewood, IL

643-645 Brook Forest Ave., @ rQ! BBQ, Shift into Shorewood Car Cruise Starts May 4th 6 pm – 9 pm., (weather permitting) until it's too cold (Nov. 23), 20% off menu to participants. Good Music, Great People, Beautiful Cars, Prizes, 50/50 raffle.  Bring a Ride - A Chair – A Friend. More info: Facebook  or Sandi at 779-435-0321 or  carshow@graybealauto.net

Tuesdays

Channahon, IL

@ 25520 S. Pheasant (Rt. 6), Godmother's Chicago Pizza & Catering, May 2015 to October. 5:30-8 pm. Award presented every night, 50/50 for charity, food specials on cruise nights, door prizes, free. More info: 815-467-8500

Wednesdays

Thursdays

Geneva, IL

Fourth & James St., behind the Kane County Courthouse, July thru August, Geneva Classic Car Shows,  6 - 8pm, free admission. Check out the antique, custom build, muscle, and sport cars. Enjoy delicious treats and a DJ. Downtown shops, pubs and eateries also stay open late—several offer evening entertainment. For more information http://www.genevachamber.com/festival_events.php

Fridays

Saturdays

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