2014 Car Shows and Cruise-Ins


March 7-9, 2014                  Amelia Island, Florida, 19th Annual Amelia Island Concours’ d’Elegance at the Ritz Carlton Hotel, 9-5, Info: 904-636-0027 or  ameliaconcours.org

March 8, 2014                     Montgomery, Alabama, 7th Annual Spring Show N Shine at Rock Bottom American Pub (parking lot of Home Depot), 2430 Eastern Bypass, All makes and models welcome, $20 registration, 8-2, Door prizes, photo plaques for top 3 Ford/GM/Mopar, Best of Show, plaques to all registered, Info: Jerry Lowery 334-233-5369. Bob Hinson 334-325-5248

March 8, 2014                     Phenix City, Alabama, Open Car Show at Glenwood School, 5801 Summerville Road, 8-1, Info: Fred Copeland 706-442-2500

March 15, 2014                   Bonifay, Florida, Bonifay Down Home Street Festival Car & Truck Show, 8-2, Info: Laura Ponds 850-373-7747

March 15, 2014                   Kennesaw, Georgia, Hooter’s Car, Truck & Motorcycle Show, 2102 Old Hwy 41, 10-3, Info: Mack Turner 770-546-7511

March 15, 2014                   Piedmont, Alabama, Piedmont Throttle Kings 8th Annual Car Show at Fagan Park Downtown, 8-1, Info: Steve Robertson 256-447-3041 or Jimmy McCurdy 256-282-3292

March 21-22, 2014             Sevierville, Tennessee, Corvette Expo Spring Auction, Swap Meet, Sales Corral & Show at Sevierville Event Center, I-40, Exit 407, Info: Byron Cooper 865-687-3976 or corvetteexpo.com

March 22, 2014                   Prattville, Alabama, O’Reilly Auto Parts Customer Appreciation Day Cruise-In. 9-2, All makes and models welcome, No registration fee to enter, free lunch provided by O’Reilly’s to all who enter, door prizes, DJ music, Top 25 awards, O’Reilly’s Pick, Best of show

March 22, 2014                   Rogersville, Alabama, Crank‘em for a Cause, American Cancer Society Benefit at Elgin United Methodist Church, 2743 Hwy 101 North, 9-4, Info: Phil Terrell 256-412-4515    

March 22, 2014                   Tallahassee, Florida, Cruisin’ Corvettes Car Show at Dale Earnhardt Jr. Chevrolet, on West Tennessee Street, 8-3, Info: Russ 850-491-2158 or cruisincorvettes.com

March 26-30, 2014             Atlanta, Georgia, Atlanta Journal Constitution International Auto Show at the Georgia World Congress Center, Info: 770-916-1741 or goautoshow.com

March 28-30, 2014             Daytona Beach, Florida,     25th Annual Spring Daytona Beach Car Show & Swap Meet at Daytona International Speedway, Info: 770-916-1741 or goautoshow.com

March 29, 2014                   Huntsville, Alabama, 13th Annual Car Show at Drake Technical College, 3421 Meridian Street, 9-3, Info: 256-539-8161

March 29, 2014                   Montgomery, Alabama, Auto Swap-A-Rama VII at Pierce Automotive on Pike Road, 7-3, Info: Jeff Kyle 205-369-5850 or 334-361-8426

April 3-6, 2014                    Charlotte, North Carolina, 45th Annual Charlotte AutoFair at the Lowe’s Motor Speedway, Info: Hornets’ Nest Region AACA, 704-841-1990D or charlotte-autofair.com

April 4-5, 2014                    Mobile, Alabama, Gulf Coast Rally Military Vehicle Show & Swap Meet at the USS Alabama Memorial Park,,  Info: Jeff Smith  850-475-5030 or ddmvpa.org

April 5, 2014q                      Enterprise, Alabama, 18th Annual Car & Truck Show in conjunction with the Arts & Crafts Show at Enterprise State Junior College, 8-4, Info: Geoff 334-477-6806, Barrie 334-347-8680 or weevilcitycruisers.com

April 5, 2014                        Eufaula, Alabama, Eufaula Pilgrimage Classic Car Show on Broad Street & US 431, 11-4, Info: Bruce Mathias 630-303-4740

April 5, 2014                        Jasper, Alabama, 4th Annual West Jasper Tiger Pride Car-Bike Show at Old Airport, 9-2, Info: Deb McLemore 205-275-0216

April 5, 2014                        Mobile, Alabama, 21st Annual Camellia Classic Open Car Show at Bellingrath Gardens, 8-3, Info: Jim Whelton 251-661-5756 or mobilebaymustangclub.org

April 5, 2014                        Montgomery, Alabama, 7th Annual Open Car Show at Eastmont Baptist Church, 4505 Atlanta Highway, 8-Noon, Info: Billy Dickey 334-277-6300

April 5, 2014                        Smiths Station, Alabama, 7th Annual Open Car Show at Mt. Zion United Methodist Church, 2616 Lee Road 243, 8-2 (EST), Info: Mt. Zion 334-298-4337 or William 706-575-3512 (RD 4/12)

April 5, 2014                        Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 17th Annual “T-Town Show Off” Open Car Show at University Mall, 8-3, Info: Jack Parson 205-339-9354

April 12, 2014                     LaFayette, Alabama, 17th Annual Lafayette Day Car Show at LaFayette Square, 8-3, Info: Craig Brown 334-756-2868, 334-756-7801, Lynn Oliver 334-864-4393 or valleyhavenschool.org

April 12, 2014                     Atlanta, Georgia, 2014 Spring Corvette Show at Jim Ellis Chevrolet, 5900 Peachtree Ind, Blvd., 9-3, Info: Chris Murphy 770-613-9990 or corvetteatlanta.org

April 12, 2014                     Opelika Alabama, 40th Annual East Alabama Old Car Club Show at USA Town Center, 1220 Fox Run Pkwy, I-85 Exit 62, 8-2:30, Info: Buddy 334-826-9826 or 334-559-8770 (RD 4/26)

April 12, 2014                     Loxley, Alabama, 27th Annual Baldwin County Strawberry Festival & Car Show, Hwy 59 South, 9-3, Info: Mary (festival) or Bill (car show) 251-550-2003

April 12, 2014                     Talladega, Alabama, 43rd Annual Classic Car Show at the Talladega Chamber Parking Lot, 9-1, Info: Edward Walker 256-493-5318, Stan Gallaher 256-375-3822 or John Garren 256-362-1228

April 12, 2014                     Montgomery, Alabama, 2nd Annual Open Car & Truck Show. Hosted by the Street Rod Club, Coosa Street at the Riverfront. Show sign up 10:00am to 3:00pm.  Awards will be given to top 25 cars and Best of show.  Awards given at 5:30pm, 50/50 drawing. All entrants will be entered into a drawing for door prizes. Entry fee: $20 per car minimum donation.  Express registration at Coosa Street entrance to Riverfront Park. Have your entrance fee ready at gate entrance.
April 19, 2014                     Eufaula, Alabama, ALAGA Car Club’s 20th Annual Car Show at the Old Creektown Park on Lake Eufaula, 8-2, Info: Fuzzy Aplin 850-830-6787

April 19, 2014                     New Site, Alabama, 13th Annual Fund Raiser Klassic Kruisers Car Show, Swap Meet & Car Corral, Hwy 22 East, Info: Aaron Perry 256-234-6024, Larry Hanson 256-329-9663, Susan Gamble 256-234-4975

April 19, 2014                     Tifton, Georgia, 22nd Annual Goin’ Hog Wild Car, Truck & Motorcycle Show at the UGA Conference Center, I-75 Exit 64, Cruise Nite on Friday 6PM, Info: Ed Branch 229-238-0708, 229-382-4211 or tiftarcaautoclub.org

April 24-27, 2014               Braselton, Georgia, The 37th Annual Walter Mitty Challenge & Auto Festival, Vintage Racing, Car Show & Swap Meet at Road Atlanta, Info: Greg Voth 386-239-0523, Road Atlanta 770-967-6143 or hsrrace.com

April 25-26, 2014               Orange Beach, Alabama, 4th Annual Bama Coast Cruise at The Wharf Resort & Marina, Info: 205-655-4950 or BamaCoastCruise.com

April 26, 2014                     Satsuma, Alabama, Spirit of Satsuma Band Car, Truck and Bike Show Satsuma High School, Hwy 43, 10-3, Info: 251-243-3288 or spiritofstasuma.com

May 1 – 4, 2014                   Destin and Fort Walton Beaches, Burning Up the Beaches benefiting the Horizons Foundation serving those with autism, downs syndrome and Cerebral Palsy, entries include 3 parties, live music, food, pries, cash giveaways, T-shirt, event sticker, 24/7 security, tax deductible, www.burningupthebeaches.com

May 3, 2014                          Birmingham, Alabama, Mid Alabama Corvette Club’s Vette Spectacular All Corvette Show at Zamora Shrine Temple, 3521 Ratcliff Road, Indoor/outdoor show with first 50 registered corvettes parking inside, Door prizes, trophies for top 30 Corvettes plus best of show and runner up, Proceeds go to Magic Moments of Alabama, 9-3, Info: David Overton 205-337-1431, Wayne Allen 205-680-0241 or midalcorvette.com

May 3, 2014                          Prattville, Alabama, The 15th Annual Heart of Dixie Mustang Club Open Car Show Hosted by Heart of Dixie Mustang Club at Gilmore Ford. Event hours are 9am-2pm, registration 9-11am. Registration fee is $20 (pre-registration $15 before Apr 26, 2014). All makes and models welcome, Cars, Trucks, Late Models, Antiques, Hot Rods, etc. Dash Plaques to the first 75 registered participants. Awards given in multiple classes. Door prizes, raffle items, lunch provided by Gilmore Ford for participants. Show to benefit local Alabama Charities. (Rain date: Saturday May 10, 2014, same hours) Info: Gina Black @ 334-657-4246 or at ginarblack@gmail.com

May 15-17, 2014                 Dothan, Alabama; Panama City Beach, Florida, 34th Annual Circle City Corvettes Beach Caravan, sponsored by Solomon Chevrolet, all proceeds go to the National Corvette Museum and local charities, car show, caravan, seminars, awards ceremony, etc., registration prices vary from $60 to $135 depending on options you want to do, Host hotels: Dothan – Clarion Inn, Panama City Beach – Wyndham Bay Point Resort, Info: registration forms for caravan and car show circlecitycorvettes.com

May 17, 2014                       Pleasant Grove, Alabama, 8th Annual Car Show at Bethel Baptist Church, 10-1, Info: Scott Douglas 205-744-6711

May 17, 2014                       Weogufka, Alabama, Mule Day and Antique Car Show at the Weogufka Center, 8-3, Info: 334-578-1364 or weogufkacwenter.com

May 23-24, 2014                 Talladega, Alabama, Annual Vettes 4 Vets event at Talladega Superspeedway, May 23, 2-5 Corvette Car Show at the Outlet Shoppes of Grand River, 6-9 – Veterans Appreciation Reception, May 24 Track Day at Talladega, $30/person for Friday Veterans Appreciation Reception; $60 for One Five-lap track sessions (can purchase multiple sessions); $5 dash plaque, $5 event T-shirts, Food available on site, Rain or shine event, Vettes-4-Vets is a 501 © 3 nonprofit organization and accepts your donation in support of the Veterans in needs. Your donation is federally tax deductible, Info: Lodging info, registration form, etc. available on Vettes4Vets.org

October 4, 2014                   Prattville, Alabama, The 8th Annual Fall Open Car Show hosted by the Heart of Dixie Mustang Club at Gilmore Ford, Prattville, AL.. 9am-2pm, registration 9-11am. Registration fee is $20.  All Cars, Trucks, Late Models, Antiques, Hot Rods welcome. Dash Plaques to the first 75 registered participants. Awards given in multiple classes. Show to benefit local Alabama Charities. (Rain date: Saturday October 11, 2014). Info: Gina Black @ 334-657-4246 or ginarblack@gmail.

                                                                     CONTINUING CRUISE-INS

1st Saturday of each month       Alexander City, Alabama, Arby’s Hwy 280 Hosted by The Lords Cruisers (April-October) Info: Rod Siggers 256-794-3846, John Hammock 334-703-5437 

1st Saturday of each month       New Hope, Alabama, Cruise-In at Hardees on 431, hosted by North Al. Street Toys, 6-9, Info: Billy Vann 256-723-6431

1st Saturday of each month       Selma, Alabama, Cruise-In at the Glass House just before you cross the Pettus Bridge, Beginning October 7, 6-?

2nd Saturday of each month      Clanton, Alabama, Cruise-In downtown Clanton, 2nd Avenue and 6th Street (March – September)


2nd Saturday of each month      Opelika, Alabama, Cruise-In at Home Depot in Tiger Town, Exit 58 off I-85, Sponsored by Deep South Cruisers (all year), Info: John Hammock 334-703-5437


2nd Saturday of each month      Ozark, Alabama, Cruise-In at Our Place on 231


2nd Saturday of each month     Colonial Promenade Tannehill, Shopping Center, Exit 1 at I-459, McCalla, AL, 6-9pm,  Oldies by DJ Ray, April – September


3rd Saturday of each month    The Home Depot Hwy 280 is back to hosting the 3rd Saturday of the month cruise in starting April 19th and will run through the summer until October. We will once again be having free hot dogs, chips and drinks for everyone that attends. It will start around 4:00 and we now have a new Auto Zone sharing our parking lot so if you are in need of any new products for your car you can drop in and see them while you are there. We want to make this a great event that will be fun to attend every month so please share it with all your friends and hopefully we will see you there. If you have any questions please feel free to contact me at my email or cell.


Bryan Kirkland

3rd Saturday of each Month      Tallassee, Alabama, Cruise-In at Tallassee Shopping Center, 6pm, www.talisi.com (Year Round)


3rd Saturday of each month      Pelham, Alabama, Mustang Only cruise in at Cardinal Restaurant (5-10) Hwy 31 in Pelham across from Susan Shein Dodge


3rd Saturday of each Month      Centerville, Alabama, at Advance Auto Parts, 4-8 (March – November)


4th Saturday of Each month      Sylacauga, Alabama, Cruise-In at Zaxby’s across from WalMart  on Hwy 280 (April-Sept)


4th Saturday of each month      Dothan, Alabama, Wiregrass Antique & Collector Car Club, 6-8 at Atlanta Bread Company, 3070 Ross Clark Circle



As of 03/01/14 Prepared by Carolyn S. Middleton: Contact her at jcmvette@aol.com to post your event.



2 Responses to “2014 Car Shows and Cruise-Ins”

  1. Thom Williamson
    David OvertonMarch 17, 2014 at 2:16 PM #

    here are some curise ins in other parts of the state

    1st WEEKENDS

    1st FRIDAYS
    4:30 pm – 8 pm
    all year long
    Broad Street, Downtown
    Gadsden, AL
    streets are blocked for parking from 4:30 to 6 pm
    Festivities begin at 6 pm
    Businesses stay open until 8 pm
    Info: 256-547-8696, 256-390-4787 or 256-490-9865

    4pm to 9pm
    April – September
    Cruise-In on the Square, Athens, AL
    Info: Tom Schuman 256-457-9179 ortschuman@comrep.com

    6 pm to 9 pm
    April – October
    Dairy Queen / Dollar General / Huddle House / Lupe’s
    across from Wallace State College, Hanceville, Alabama
    oldies playing, 50/50, prizes, no fees, open to all rides
    Dixie Rodders Car Club
    Info: Vernon or Lynette Allen 256-738-3624 or 205-429-3527

    4 pm to 9 pm
    April – October
    Monthly cruise-ins at the Jasper Mall – JC Penney
    Jasper, Alabama
    no fees, 50s & 60s music, good clean fun, open to all, door prizes
    Info: Glen Ferguson 205-544-0844

    6 pm to 9 pm
    April – August
    Hardee’s Car Show
    5870 Wall Triana Hwy, Madison, AL
    $10 registration fee
    Info: info@showstopperz.net or http://www.showstopperz.net

    Quiznos/K-Mart, Hwy 78 & 21, Oxford, AL
    Info: Ronald Self 256-239-0982

    Downtown Attalla, AL
    Info: Lisa Turner 256-538-1872
    Right-click here to download pictures. To help protect your privacy, Outlook prevented automatic download of this picture from the Internet.2nd WEEKENDS

    2nd FRIDAYS
    5pm to 9pm
    Arabian Knight Cruise-In
    1st Ave NW, Arab, AL
    Restaurants available
    Info: 256-586-6793

    Advance Auto Parts, 4710 University Dr NW, Huntsville, AL
    5:30pm to 9pm
    Info: Eugene 256-275-6278, 14uh8ers@gmail.com

    Moe’s Southwest Grill
    back parking lot behind their building
    Target Shopping Center
    Decatur, Alabama
    6pm to 9pm, April – October 2014
    Note: this is replacing the previous SnS cruise-ins

    325 AL Hwy 69 South
    I-65 exit 299
    Dodge City, Alabama
    5 pm to 9 pm
    April – October
    Sponsored by Jack’s
    Info: Mike Brown 256-339-0708

    Cafe 302, Huntsville, Alabama – $10 fee
    5pm to 9pm
    Info: Cindy 256-852-3442 or Gary 256-859-6866

    Main Street Downtown, Boaz, Alabama
    Info: Allen Weaver 256-601-8034 or Bear Bartlett 256-878-8489

    Papa’s Pizza, Heflin, Alabama
    Info: Jackie Bragg 256-463-2836

    Jefferson’s Restaurant, Hwy 72, Madison (near Jeff Road)
    2pm to 7pm; all year round; open to all; no fees
    info: Greg Ridgeway 256-509-1734

    K-Mart, Centre, Alabama
    Info: Garry Emmett 256-484-2732 or William Parris 256-490-0814

    Downtown Attalla, AL
    Info: Lisa Spears 256-538-9266
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    3rd FRIDAYS
    5pm to 9pm
    2nd Avenue (new location this year), Decatur
    Restaurants and Antique Shops
    March thru October 2014

    Burger King, Jacksonville, AL
    Info: Larry Moran 256-435-7719

    Downtown Fort Payne, Alabama
    5pm to 9pm, April – Oct, except no Sept
    Sunset Cruise In
    Street legal cars, trucks, motorcycles
    Info: Amelia 256-996-3857

    Big Daddy’s BBQ
    Hwy 21, Munford, Alabama
    Info: David 256-358-4888 or 256-454-6858

    Downtown Piedmont, AL
    5pm to 8pm, April – October
    Jack’s on Hwy 278
    Info: Steve Robertson 256-447-3041 orwww.piedmontthrottlekings.com

    The Pickle Patch on Hwy 280, Sylacauga, Alabama
    Info: Jerry Reeves 256-245-6651

  2. Thom Williamson
    David OvertonMarch 17, 2014 at 2:17 PM #

    Here is a list of curise-ins in our area.

    1st Friday Every Month: Gadsden Friday Night Cruise on Broad Street in Gadsden, AL. This is a huge & fun event. Bands and lots to do. 4pm-9pm.
    2nd Friday, Pelham What-a-burger on Hwy 119
    1st Saturday MORNING – EVERY Month: cruise-in at the Krispy Kreme on Hwy 31 in Hoover, AL.

    Cruise-Ins Saturday April-October: typically 4pm-9pm
    1st – Wal-Mart Shopping Center: Alabaster
    2nd – McCalla Shopping Center – Exit 1
    3rd – Home Depot on Hwy 280 near Valleydale Rd. Time: 4-9pm. Food & drinks provided.
    3rd- Jacks in Moody on hwy 411
    4th – Fultondale Cruise-In at the Ashley parking lot off os Walkers Chapel Road: 4-9pm

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