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. Remember there are a lot of Covid restrictions, so call first, and wear your mask. 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

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.


December 19.  Kansas City, MO:  Holiday Light Show Car Meet.  4100 N Mulberry Drive, 64116.  Photo shoot there, then cruise to Zona Rosa for another meet and photo shoot.  8:00 PM to 11:00 PM.  https://facebook.com/events/s/holiday-light-show-car-meet/307743687192964/?ti=cl

February 5-6.  Oklahoma City, OK:  Swap Meet presented by Sedgwick Street Rodders.  The Pavilion @ State Fair Park.  Set-up Thursday 12:00 Noon to 9:00 PM.  Friday 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.  Saturday 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM.   Show Flyer/Entry Form

February 2021.  Kansas City, MO:  World of Wheels.  Bartle Hall.

MARCH 2021

APRIL 2021

 April 2.  Kansas City, MO:  Fast and Furious 9.  AMC movie release and car show.  AMC Theater, 8101 NW Roanridge Road, 64151.  7:00 PM.

JUNE 2021

June 21.  Lyndon, KS:  LUMC Annual Get “Rev’d” Up All Motor Show.  Lyndon City Park, Highway 75.  Contact Greg at 785-221-9024 or at gat1956@gmail.com

June 26-27.  Highfill, AR:  Heroes & Hot Rods in the Ozarks.  Holland Barn Venue, 14323 West Holland Ave, 72734.  9:00 AM Saturday to 2:00 PM Sunday.  Car/Truck & Motorcycle Show, along with many other activities:  Live auction, K-9 demonstration, arts & crafts fair.  heroesnhotrodsozarks@gmail.com or call 479-721-9200.

JULY 2021

July 3.  Randolph, KS:  21st Annual 4th of July Celebration Car Show.  City Park, Randolph Street, 66554.  9:00 AM to 4:00 PM.  $20 entry fee.  One free meal with each entry.  Over 80 awards.  Dash plaques, goodie bags and oldies music.  Spectators free.  Celebration throughout Randolph includes a beverage garden, kids’ games, church ice cream social, horseshoe tournament and more. Fireworks at dusk.  Contact Duane Scardina 785-313-1053 with questions.   dmscardina@icloud.com  


July 24.  Bonner Springs, KS:  47th Annual Show and Shine Truck and Car Show.  National Agricultural Center and Hall of Fame, 630 North 126th Street, 66012.  $20 registration.  8:00 AM to 3:00 PM.  Hosted by Genuine Chevy GMC Truck Club of KC.  Dash plaques to first 100 entries.  For more information, call 816-560-1229.


Cruise Nights and Mornings

Information for this listing is obtained from various sources, the accuracy of which cannot be guaranteed.  All events are subject to cancellation without notice.  We strongly suggest you contact the sponsoring agency if any long-distance travel is involved.

NOTE:  Some flyers are available in Adobe PDF format and require Adobe Reader for viewing.  This is available free at http://www.adobe.com/products/acrobat/readstep2.html

Every Wednesday

Kansas City, MO:  Dale Wilch’s Man Cave Indoor Swap Meet.  1501 West 31st Street, 64108.  6:00 PM to 9:00 PM.  Call 913-788-3219 for more information.


Kansas City Automotive Museum Exhibitions 

15095 West 116th Street

Olathe, KS  66062



Every month at the Automotive Museum features a different theme.  Please call the museum to book a tour due to COVID-19 restrictions.

December:  Mercedes Benz display



February 15th, 8 to 10am Cars and Coffee at the Museum 15095 W. 116th St. Olathe KS

February 21-23.  Kansas City, MO:  60th Annual World of Wheels.  Kansas City Convention Center. 

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.