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Sunday, April 28, 2019 in Joliet, IL

Joliet Car Show

2001 West Jefferson Street, @ Hawk Chevrolet, 43rd Annual INDOOR Corvette Show and G.M. Parts Swap Meet, 8:00 am-2:00 pm, Entry donation is only $5.00. Corvettes from every generation will be on display.  Stop in and have a look! • $100 Cash Drawing• 9 People’s Choice Classes• Vendors• Dealer’s Choice Award• Custom Designed Trophies• Up to 3 Awards per Class• Corvettes for Sale • Food Vendor on Site • Corvette Corral. More details - www.corvettesunlimited.net

Saturday, September 14, 2019 in Elgin IL, IL

Elgin IL Car Show

1045 E Chicago St., Ford Hopkins, 4th Annual All Makes/Model Car, Truck and Motorcycle Show which is being hosted by Hopkins Ford 9am to 3pm, Operation Support Our Troops, Our rain date for the show is September 28th. Awards are be given out to Top 40, Best Of & Club Participation with raffles, food vendors, The Mad Turtle, music and lots more. More Info: www.stallionsgate.com

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

Sun, Apr 28 in Joliet,  IL

2001 West Jefferson Street, @ Hawk Chevrolet, 43rd Annual INDOOR Corvette Show and G.M. Parts Swap Meet, 8:00 am-2:00 pm, Entry donation is only $5.00. Corvettes from every generation will be on display.  Stop in and have a look! • $100 Cash Drawing• 9 People’s Choice Classes• Vendors• Dealer’s Choice Award• Custom Designed Trophies• Up to 3 Awards per Class• Corvettes for Sale • Food Vendor on Site • Corvette Corral. More details - www.corvettesunlimited.net

Sun, May 26 in Sandwich,  IL

1401 Suydam Rd., @ Sandwich Fair Grounds, 48th ANNUAL AUTO SHOW and SWAP MEET, Sponsored by Silver Springs Chapter of Illinois Region AACA. AM to 3PM. Breakfast and Lunch on grounds. Breakfast served by local 4H club. General Admission - $5, UNDER 12 FREE. Show Cars $15 (Includes Admission for 2 – (Dash Plaque and Plate), Swap Spaces - $25, Car Corral (cars for sale)- $20, Cars for Sale in Show Area, $30. More Info: rmation Contact Al Matison 815-414-1239 or Rick Shaw 815-405-3656 or mighty1924@gmail.com

Sun, Jun 09 in Chicago,  IL

2500 W. Bradley, Third Annual Cars & Cops Car Show, presented by Collectors’ Car Garage – Chicago. All makes, models and years are welcome - everything from American Classics to Hot Rods, Tuners and Modern Exotics will be judged by seasoned collectors and knowledgeable celebrity judges. Trophies awarded to each class winner. The entry fee donated to the Chicago Police Memorial Foundation for fallen officers and to help support the purchase of  bullet proof vests. No charge for spectators and their families but donations are welcomed and appreciated. To register your car go to: cpdmemorial.org/carshow  For more info: info@ccgchicago.com  

Sat, Aug 17 in Palos Hills,  IL

9000 W. College Pkwy., Moraine Valley Community College Third Annual Car Show, 5-8 p.m., Lot opens at 3 p.m. Cars must be parked by 6 p.m. to be judged; awards announced at 7 p.m. Entry fee is $20 before Aug. 1; $25 day-of-event. All proceeds support Automotive Technology Program students; Automotive Technology Open House is 4-6 p.m. All makes and models welcome; 36 trophies will be distributed in several categories, including stock and modified.  Raffles, split-the-pots, music, food trucks “Drive-in” movie at 8 p.m., “American Graffiti.” Register at: morainevalley.edu/carshow.

Sun, Sep 08 in Palatine,  IL

1200 West Algonquin Road, @ Harper College, 33rd Annual Chicago British Car Festival 9AM-3PM, Shelter Inc. (Child Services) www.shelter-inc.org, You are invited to the 33rd annual Chicago British Car Festival, Sunday Sept 8, 2019 at Harper College in Palatine Illinois from 9:00am to 3:00pm. More Info: 630-445-3124 ecklich29@gmail.com www.britishcarunion.com

Sat, Sep 14 in Elgin IL,  IL

1045 E Chicago St., Ford Hopkins, 4th Annual All Makes/Model Car, Truck and Motorcycle Show which is being hosted by Hopkins Ford 9am to 3pm, Operation Support Our Troops, Our rain date for the show is September 28th. Awards are be given out to Top 40, Best Of & Club Participation with raffles, food vendors, The Mad Turtle, music and lots more. More Info: www.stallionsgate.com



Cruise Nights - listed by day of the week

Mondays

Hillside, IL

4950 Washington Blvd (Hillside & Washington Ave.) Hillside Commons, Summer Nights at Free Concerts, 5 PM, Delicious Food, Wine and Cold Beer for Purchase. More Info: Tony, 708-202-4357 www.summernightsinhillside.com

Tuesdays

Wednesdays

Thursdays

Geneva, IL

Fourth & James St., behind the Kane County Courthouse, Geneva Classic Car Shows, July and August From 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  

Winthrop Harbor, IL

1275 Sheridan Road, Mis Shift Car Club - Harbor Plaza Cruise Night. Beginning June 7, 5 pm until ? Food, music, ice cream! Music and Droopy's Gryos food specials for cruise cars. More info: fixrguy@gmail.com or 224-627-1068

Fridays

Downers Grove, IL

933A Curtiss Street (Main and Curtiss) Downtown Downers Grove Summer Nights Classic Car Show 6pm-9pm, Live entertainment from 7-9 pm at the Main Street Train Station. More Info: info@downtowndg.org or flier  https://www.downtowndg.org

Saturdays

Crete, IL

1329 Commerce Drive, Caffeine and Chrome - Cruise in to Gateway Classic Cars every last Saturday of the month for Caffeine and Chrome: Presented by Grundy Insurance! So far we have had some amazing turnouts, but we want to continue to grow! Enjoy delicious donuts, coffee and all of our sweet rides! No Admission fee and everyone is welcome! No cruiser? No sweat bring the daily driver. Hope to see you there. 250+ classic & exotics. Every last Saturday of the month, 9 AM - 12 PM. Now accepting vendors. More info: GatewayClassicCars.com

Sunday

Villa Park IL

290 W. Roosevelt Rd., Sonic Drive-In, Vila Oaks Shopping Center. Sunday night June through October, 4:00pm till dusk (or later).  Cruise on down meet up with old friends, make new friends, talk cars, kick tires.  SUMMERCARSHOW.ORG