Local Cruises, Car Shows, etc.


Here's some old classics, and some nice cars, too!

Here’s some old classics, and some nice cars, too!

Check here frequently for fun activities, then call your friends if your are headed out. Know of a car show or event in your neighborhood? Let us know, and we’ll get it posted here. You also may want to check out the “Fun on Wheels” section of The Kansas City Star Saturday mornings. But you will find the most complete listing of Cruise Nights and local car shows at the Associated Car Clubs of Kansas City’s web page: http://clubs.hemmings.com/acckc/EventFinder.htm

FYI, KC Cadillac Club Liaison to the Associated Car Clubs of KC, Jerry Taylor, reports the ACC of KC has held its final meeting. The organization will continue to publish information on-line only.

Here is another new site you might find fun and useful: motionu.com



Information for these listings is obtained from various sources, the accuracy of which cannot be guaranteed.  Events with only date and location are pulled from other sites and information is incomplete.  All events are subject to change or cancellation without notice.  Double-check all dates before attempting to participate in any of these events, especially those involving long distance.

Information indicated with brackets [&&&] were obtained pre-cruise season through TeeMack and/or KC Car Action Magazine, may be updated or removed if confirmation cannot be obtained.  Events are subject to update, change or cancellation.  Call to confirm if distance is involved.


Shows & Swap Meets *** Cruise Nights 2018 *** Performance, Driving & Race Events *** Other Events ***





October 12-14. Lake Garnett, KS: 5th Annual Lake Garnett Grand Prix Revival. Track Event, Autocross, Showcase, Spectator Rides, Tour & Cruise. Honoring British sports and performance marques. Free admission and parking for spectators. For full event information, visit: www.lggpr.org   Show Flyer (front)   Show Flyer (back)


October 13-14. Lamar, MO: 8th Annual Old Geezers Kustom Car Show. $15 entry; $20 at the gate. 50/50 pot. Door prizes. Top 15 Trophies. Show Flyer


October 13-14. Sedalia, MO: 1st Annual Corvette Show & Cruise-In. Hotel Bothwell , 103 East 4th Street, 65301.   Corvette Show 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Cruise at dusk.   660-826-5588. www.hotelbothwell.com


October 13. Baxter Springs, KS: Decades of Wheels Car Show. 66 East 12th Street, 66713. Car Show celebrating Grand Opening of Museum October 12-14 with events throughout the weekend. Car Show starts at 10:00 AM and continues until 4:00 PM when winners will be announced. Registration $10; come at 8:30 AM. Show Flyer


October 13. Buckner, MO: Wayne Stock 2018. 31806 East Truman Road, 64106. 12:00 Noon to 5:00 PM. Suggested donation of $10 per person. Missouri Movie Car Club will be featured. Food and merchandise available for purchase on site. Blues Brothers Tribute 5:30 PM. Caprice Classic! At 7:30 PM. High Voltage (AC/DC Tribute) at 9:15 PM. Show Flyer


October 13. Iberia, MO: Good Fellas Fall Car Show & Cruise-In. 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Fundraiser for Iberia Fire Department. Kids’ Costume Contest & Trunk or Treat. Give-aways and prizes. FREE; open to the public. RSVP 573-693-1707. www.goodfellazonline.com   Show Flyer


October 13. Lebanon, MO: 1st Annual VFW Post 4107 and Auxiliary Car, Truck and Bike Show. 1617 Lynn Street, 65536. Parking open at 9:30 AM. Registration starts at 10:00 AM. Pre-registration for extra goodies. Registration $25 includes goody bag. Registration $35 includes registration, goody bag and free lunch. All money raised will benefit local veterans and their families. All makes and models welcome. Prizes for Best of Show in each class. Vendor tables available. Games for children.   Contact for more information: 417-991-9207 (Lydia), 417-322-1030 (Melinda, or email didilala348@gmail.com   Registration Form Show Flyer


October 13. Lee’s Summit, MO: Gino’s Bar and Grill 2nd Annual Car Show, 3512 SW Market Street, 64082. 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM. $10 entry fee. Discounts on food and drinks for show participants. Trophies, plus Best of Show.   Rescheduled from October 6th


October 13. Overland Park, KS: Dragsters & Donuts. Marrio’s Donut Shop, 8930 West 95th Street, 66212. 7:00 AM to 10:00 AM. Last one of the year. 913-291-1606.


October 13. Oswego, KS: Oswegofest Car Show. Oswego Christian Church, 11048 US-59, 67356. 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM. $10 entry fee; $15 with t-shirt. Show Flyer


October 13. Sedalia, MO: 1st Annual Corvette Show & Cruise. Hotel Bothwell, 103 East 4th Street. 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Cars in place by 10:00 AM. Judging 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM; awards at 3:00 PM. $50 registration after September 29th. Pre-registration $40. Cruise starts at dusk.   Registration Form and Classes


October 13. St. Joseph, MO: Show N Shine. Parker’s Auto Repair, 1003 S Belt Hwy, 64507. CANCELLED


October 13. St. Joseph, MO: HorsePower Through the Ages. Living Community of St. Joseph, 1202 Heartland Road, 64506. 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM. Participants may arrive any time after 10:30 AM. Pre-registration by October 1st ($10 per vehicle). RESCHEDULED FROM OCTOBER 6. Show Flyer   Entry Form


October 14. Butler, MO: Wheels in the Grass. Bates County Fairgrounds, 1044 E Nursery Street, 64730. 12:00 Noon to 4:00 PM. Registration 12:00 Noon to 2:00 PM; donations only. Vehicles 1980 or newer must have at least 3 major modifications. www.bcmhospital.com   Show flyer with Details


October 14. Kansas City, KS: Turner Days Car Truck & Bike Show 2018. 1312 South 55 Street, 66106. Registration $20. Show 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Raffles, kids’ activities and vendors. Awards include Top 50 and “Best Of”. Contact Aaron Stark at 913-523-5314 or email at aaron.stark85@yahoo.com. Show Flyer   Details of Event


October 14. Liberty, MO: Car, Truck and Bike Show. Sutherland’s, 901 S State Route 291, 64068. 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Sponsored by Manor Thrift. Registration starts at 9:00 AM; $15 fee. Awards. Vendors, raffles, 50/50. Contact Amy at 816-786-8208. Supports Life Unlimited. Rain Date Spring 2019 Show Flyer


October 14. Lone Jack, MO: Open Car, Truck and Motorcycle Show. Lone Jack High School – Back Lot, 313 S Bynum Road, 64070. Benefit for Lone Jack C-6 Athletics; sponsored by Lone Jack Booster Club. Pre-registration $15 by September 19. $20 after that date and on day of event. Rescheduled from October 6. No refunds. Breakfast and lunch will be served. 50/50 raffle. Welcome gift for first 40 entries. Dash plaques; awards. Updated Rain Delay Flyer


October 14. Turon, KS: 13th Annual Car Show. 67583. Swap Meet (new this year; car, truck or bike parts). 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM. $10 registration. Hosted by Outer Limits Car Club. Burnout competition, motor blow, poker run. Door prizes and silent auction. Rain or shine.   Show Flyer


October 17. Nevada, MO: Youth Transition & Resource Expo. Nevada Elks Lodge, 520 N. Centennial Blvd, 64772. 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Car and Hot Rod Show; lunch provided. 417-423-7695. Show Flyer


October 18. Independence, MO: Cable Dahmer on 40 Highway 2nd Annual Trunk or Treat. 11911 E US Highway 40, 64055. 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM.


October 20. Kansas City, MO: Bliptoberfest. Blip Roasters, 1101 Mulberry, 64101. For Motorcycles. Pre-register at Blip or email manager@bliproasters.com with your name, year, make and model of your bike, along with your phone number. Free registration. Limited spaces for ride-in registration.


October 20. Kimberling City, MO: Tablerock Healthcare 2nd Annual Fall Festival and Car Show. 276 Fountain Lane, 65686. 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM. This is an assisted living / retirement home so they would be more interested in the “older iron”. Bring out your cars and trucks to produce some smiles. Car vendors eat for free; $3.00 donation for adults and $1 for kids. Carnival for kids. Proceeds for the facility’s Home Entertainment Fund. Call or text Gabby Crook at 417-231-7619 or Anne Cooper, co-hosting this event.


October 20. Maysville, MO: Pearl Chevrolet’s First Car Show Extravaganza! 115 West Jackson, 64469. 12:00 Noon to 4:00 PM. Registration 9:00 AM to 11:45 AM. Registration day of show $20; pre-registration $15. All motorcycles, trucks, cars, ATVs welcome. Proceeds go to Living Hope Food Pantry. Raffles, bounce houses, face painting, funnel cakes, food trucks. Show starts at 12:00 Noon. Contact Jackie Haley at Jackie@thepearlautogroup.com or Megan Graham at megan@thepearlautogroup.com   816-449-0574.


October 20. Merriam, KS: Unnaturally Aspirated Fall 2018 Auto Event. Farmers’ Market, 5740 Merriam Drive, 66203. 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM. $10 pre-registration; $15 day of event. Spectators are free. Register here: https://cota.donorpages.com/MiracleMakers/TeamReubenSEvents/


October 20. Overland Park, KS: 5th Annual Guy’s and Gears Charity Car Show. Furniture Deals, 10360 Metcalf Avenue, 66212. 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Pre-registration $25 includes event t-shirt (pre-registration requested). Day of Show $20; no t-shirt. Goody bags and dash plaques for first 75 entries. Trophies, door prizes. Kettle corn, fresh lemonade. Kids’ Area. JT’s American Pride Food Truck. Show Flyer/Entry Form


October 20. Pratt, KS: 2nd Annual Thunderbirds on the Prairie Car Show. Skyline Schools, Fundraiser through Skyline Foundation. Open to all makes, models of cars. $25 entry (pre-registration information arrived too late for posting). Registration begins at 8:00 AM. Event begins at 10:00 AM. Awards presentation 3:00 PM. Trophies to first place in categories including Ford, Chevy, MoPar, Rat Rods, etc. Trophies made by Skyline FFA Welding Class. Dave Schmidt, 620-672-5651 or email dschmidt@skylineschools.org General Information Brochure


October 20. Riverside, MO: Dyno Day. Next Level Performance Solutions, 3200 NW Vivion Road, 64150. 10:00 AM. Rescheduled from earlier date.


October 20. Shawnee, KS: 5th Annual VooDoo Cruise. Sharks Restaurant & Billiards, 10320 Shawnee Mission Parkway, 66203. Registration ($15) 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM. Awards at 4:00 PM. Vendors, prizes, live band. Costumes encouraged. Sponsored by Shrunken Hedz Car Club. Show Flyer


October 20. Shawnee, KS: 9th Annual Special Olympics Car Show. Theatre in the Park, 7710 Renner Road, 66218. 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Free to spectators. Advance Registration $20. Day of Event $25.   50/50 raffle. For more information or to register, visit: www.jcprd.com/carsinthepark


October 20. Topeka, KS: First Annual “VBP” Vette Show. Dug Out Bar and grill, 1545 SW Fairlawn Road. 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM with awards at 1:30 PM. Pre-registration $30 per vehicle / $40 on site registration. Contact Tamara at 785-969-9234 or at vettegirl.45@gmail.com for registration form. A portion of 50/50 proceeds will go to Breast Cancer Research. American Cancer Society Topeka. Three awards in each class, plus other awards. Show Flyer


October 21. Kansas City, MO: Crossroads Cars First Car Show. 300 West 19th Terrace, 64108. 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Sponsored by Aristocrat Motors. $10 entry; limited parking. Goodie bags to first 130 entrants.


October 21. Sedalia, MO: 2018 United Way Fall Classic Car Show. 305 North State Fair Blvd, 65301. $10 registration. Registration 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM. Car Show 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM. Proceeds to United Way Pettis County. 50/50 raffle. Food Trucks. Traditional categories with 3 trophies each. Special awards. 660-827-7763


October 27. Independence, MO: 1st Annual Trunk or Treat. Immediately following the Halloween Parade at approximately 11:00 AM, come to the parking lot one block southwest of the Historic Jackson County Court House in the big open parking lot. All types and years of cars and trucks are welcome. No vendors allowed. Show Flyer


October 27. Independence, MO: Trunk or Treat. Adventure Oasis Water Park Parking Lot, 2100 Hub Drive, 64055. 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM.


October 27. Kansas City, MO: 1st Annual Halloween CAR-nival Trunk or Treat Car Show. Chux Trux Northland, 5005 NE Antioch, 64119. 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Registration 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM. Activities begin at 11:00 AM. Trunk or Treat begins at 12:00 Noon. Entry Fee: $10 plus one large bag of candy for all cars and bikes. Activity tickets can be purchased for games, food and activities. 50/50 raffle ($2 per ticket). Awards include Best Decorated Trunk, Fan Favorite Car, Fan Favorite Bike, Largest Car Club Attendance. To pre-register, contact Heather at hheckroot@gmail.com or Wes at penshockey210@gmail.com


October 27. Kansas City, MO: Trunk or Treat. Oak Barry LLC, 600 NE Barry Road, 64155. 1:00 PM (time may move back if chilly weather is present). Hot coffee, and water, and either hot chocolate or lemonade are going to be available (choices vary on weather conditions). 816-420-0102

October 27. Orrick, MO: Orrick Country Cruisers Halloween Fun Run. Registration 9:00 AM to 12:00 Noon; $15. Awards include 40 club picks plus Best of Show. Games and fun for everyone. Contests for children and adult costumes. 816-550-9420 or 816-820-8874. Show Flyer


October 27. St. Joseph, MO: Hot October Frights Trunk or Treat. Burger King, 1212 N Belt Highway, 64506. 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM.


October 27-28. Kansas City, KS: B.R.A.K.E.S. Pro-Active Driving School. FREE Driving Program for eligible drivers aged 15 to 20. See Other Events


October 28. Independence, MO: East Side Baptist Church Trunk or Treat, 19901 East State Route 78 (23rd Street), 64057. 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM.


Shows & Swap Meets *** Cruise Nights 2018 *** Performance, Driving & Race Events *** Other Events ***




November 3. Raytown, MO: Raytown Boy Scout Car Show. 5500 Blue Ridge Cutoff. 4th Annual Show (snowed out in the spring). Dash plaques for first 50 cars. Awards in multiple classes. Rain Date November 10. Call Ben at 816-918-2684 if you have questions.


Shows & Swap Meets *** Cruise Nights 2018 *** Performance, Driving & Race Events *** Other Events ***


Shows & Swap Meets *** Cruise Nights 2018 *** Performance, Driving & Race Events *** Other Events ***

1st Sundays

Shawnee, KS: Pegah’s Family Restaurant Cruise, 5354 Roberts (K-7 & Johnson Drive, 66226. 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM. Hosted by Dick & Judy Rule. Cruisers receive 30% food discount. 913-422-3600. May to October.

2nd and 4th Sunday

Kansas City, MO: Northland Meet. The At Home Store, 600 NE Barry Road, 64155. 1:00 PM to ??. Hosted by Built KC. Poker Run Cruise with prizes on 4th Sunday each month. April through ?? Show Flyer  

3rd Sunday

Kansas City, MO: No. 9 Saloon Bar & Grill, 6609 North Oak Trafficway, 64118 (former home of Harley Davidson). 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM. Sponsored by KC Mustangers Club. All makes and models welcome. Contact Alex at 816-797-8983 or email aandhkc@gmail.com for more information. April through October

4th Sunday

Lenexa, KS: Gambino’s Pizza Car Cruise, 8725 Bourgade Street (just west of Lackman), 66219. 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM. Hosted by Dick & Judy Rule. Cruisers receive 30% food discount. 913-888-1011. May to October.

1st and 3rd Tuesday

Lee’s Summit, MO: Fun House Pizza, 405 NW Blue Parkway. 5:00 PM. April to October (weather permitting). Call Bob at 816-985-7642 for information

Every Wednesday

Independence, MO: 40 Hwy Big Boy Cruise Night. 12401 E 40 Hwy (40 Hwy & Crysler Ave), 64055. Info: 816-356-1221. April through October.

2nd Wednesday

Lansing, KS: Sonic, 715 Town Center Drive (4th Street and 4 H Road), 66048. 5:00 PM until Dark. Discount on Food. Leavenworth Cruisers. April through October.


Lee’s Summit, MO: Long-Bell Restaurant Classic Car Show, 3385 SW Fascination Drive. 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM. Pre ’74 only. $5 off $20 tab if you are in your classic car. Show Flyer


Every Thursday

Independence, MO: McDonald’s Cruise Night. 16235 E 24 Hwy (E of M-291 Hwy on US 24 Hwy), 64056. Information: Jim Dyer 816-985-4317.


Every Friday

Lenexa, KS: Pegah’s, 12122 West 87th Street Parkway (just west of Quivira), 66215. 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM. Hosted by Dick & Judy Rule. Cruisers receive 30% food discount. 913-258-8766. May to October.


Olathe, KS: Michael Day D.J. Car Show. 10440 S Ridgeview (Family Leisure parking lot, K-10 and Ridgeview). 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM.   Weather permitting. Starts April 20.


3rd Friday

Independence, MO: Chux Trux Cruise Night, 13208 E US 40 Highway, 64055. 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM. Call Jason Martin at 816-373-8789 for questions. In-store specials and music. May to September


Pleasant Hill, MO:   Downtown around the Historic Train Depot. May through October.


4th Friday

Leavenworth, KS: Haymarket Square, 7th and Cherokee, 66048. 5:30 PM to 9:00 PM. Leavenworth Cruisers. April through October.


Lee’s Summit, MO: Lee’s Summit Cruise In. 805 SE 3rd Street. 5:00 PM. Sponsored by Glory Bound Tattoo, Safelite Autoglass and Hotrod Housecleaning. 816-600-5106. April through October (trunk or treat)


Every Saturday

Independence, MO; South Liberty Street and West Kansas Avenue (parking lot is one block south of the old Jackson County Court House). 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM. April 14th through mid-November (except Labor Day weekend due to Santa-Cali-Gon). This cruise has been granted permission by Public Works and the Independence Square Merchants Association. Eating places are available on the square and parking on the street is allowed if the parking lot fills up. This cruise is hoping to recreate the Jackson Drive cruise in a new location. David Madden 816-225-4576.


1st Saturday

Emporia, KS: Emporia, KS: Spangles Cruise Night, 2708 W 18th Avenue, 66801. 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM.   All makes, models and years welcome. Beginning April 2018.


Harrisonville, MO: Car Cruise Nights at Gaslight Plaza, 1921 N Commercial Street, 64701. Hosted by Heartland Road Runners. Fun starts at 5:00 PM. May through October.


Parkville, MO: Cruise Night, Downtown Farmers Market and City parking lots, 122 South Main Street, 64152. 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM. Shopping district, music and dining all nearby. April – September.


Spring Hill, KS: Sonic Drive-In, 909 N Webster, 66083. Classic Cruisers Cruise Night. Free registration. Music, door prizes, 50/50 pot. Dash plaques for first 50 entries. Food Specials. Starts at 6:00 PM. Call Tim Brewington at 913-256-9568. May through August.


St. Joseph, MO: Cruise Nights at Burger King. Belt Highway and Frederick Avenue (by the big blue water tower).   3:00 PM to 6:00 PM. Sponsored by Knuckle Draggerz.   May through October.


Topeka, KS: Spangles, 440 SW 29th Street. 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM. All makes, models and years welcome. Free drawings for participants.


2nd Saturday

Blue Springs, MO: Car Cruise Night (just west of 7 Hwy and Main St) between 10th & 12th Streets. Sponsored by the Blue Springs Downtown Alive! And Mid America Mustangers. 5:00 PM to dark. Information: Pam Buck at 816-645-0287. April through September.


Lee’s Summit, MO: Lee’s Summit Car Wash, 360 NE Colbern Road, 64086. Cruise Night 6:00 PM to ??


Overland Park, KS: Mustang Club of Greater KC Cruise. Villa Capri Restaurant and Fireside BBQ, 10412 Mastin St, 66212. 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM. April through October. All makes and models welcome.


Platte Woods, MO: LC’s Hamburgers, 7612 NW Prairie View Road, 64151. Food, music, lots of hot rods. 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM. April through October. Info: 816-698-2351 (Moved from 3rd Saturday)


St. Joseph, MO: Cruise-N The Village. East Ridge Village, 3900 Frederick Avenue, 64506 (I-29 Exit 45). 5:00 PM. Free dash plaques to show vehicles. Register for free t-shirt raffle. Music, 50/50. Pop and water available. T-shirt sales. Special raffles. Canned goods are welcome to support local food banks. Sponsored by Northwest Missouri Street Rods, 816-233-0312. April through October. Show Flyer


3rd Saturday

Lee’s Summit, MO: Johnny Ray’s Drive-In, 800 SW Blue Pkwy, 64063. 3:00 PM – 10:00 PM. DJ, prizes, trophies. All makes and models welcome. Info: 816-524-1910. Year-round weather permitting


Overland Park, KS: Mopar Cruise Night. Culver’s of Overland Park, 135th and Antioch. All years of Mopars and AMC vehicles welcome. Hosted by The High Performance Auto Club. 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM. April to October. Information: 785-231-0719. www.hpacmopar.com


Platte City, MO: Pizza Shoppe/Mr. Goodcents/Goodyear Parking Lot. 2400 NW Prairie View Road. Hosted by Outta Control HotRods and Cruisers. 5:30 PM to 9:00 PM. April through September.


4th Saturday

Belton, MO: Cruise Night, Downtown Main Street. 4:00 PM until dusk. April through October.


Weston, MO. Weston Moonshiners Cruise-In. Main & Market Streets. Hosted by Weston Moonshiner’s Car Club. 3:00 to 9:00 PM. 50/50 drawing and other prizes. Stan Taulbee 816-721-7018. Facebook.com/Weston.Moonshiners.cc. March thru October.


Last Saturday

Kansas City, MO: Sunrise Cruising, 600 NE Barry Road, 64155. 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM. KC Challenger Club will provide free coffee and donuts. Door prizes for adults and kids. $1 raffle item.


Liberty, MO: Cruise Night, Historic Downtown Liberty. 3:00 PM to 8:00 PM. Lots of shops and eateries.   April through August.



September 2018

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