2014 List of Area Car Shows & Cruises

                                                                                  Last updated 9/29/2014 @ 10:20 PM

October

1st – Wed – Doo Wop Cruise-In – at the Mardi Gras Casino (Cross Lanes exit I-64), Nitro, WV – 5 PM to 9 PM – Music, food – Early registration available for Doo Wop  events – Prizes (including two $1,000 cash drawings) available for participants pre-registered for the Rod Run & Doo Wop Show – for more information, call 304-982-9543 or go to www.charlestonwvcarshow.com

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2nd thru 5th – Thu thru Sun – 8th Annual Charleston Rod Run & Doo Wop Show – on Kanawha Boulevard in Charleston, WV - $25 registration for all four days – Live concerts, Women’s World, seminars, model car contest, concessions, door prizes, flame thrower contest, swap meet, cackle fest, road tours, raffles, lighted boat parade, fireworks and more – For more information, call 304-982-9543 or 304-348-6826 or go to www.charlestonwvcarshow.com

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3rd – Fri – First Friday Cruise-In and Art Walk – “Downtown Live” - Winchester Ave, downtown Ashland, KY – 4 PM to dark - $5 entry fee – Live music, door prizes, 50/50 drawing – Sponsored by Ashland Main Street and local businesses – All proceeds go to local charities

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4th – Sat – Cruisin’ With McDonald’s & H.I.M.G. – at McDonald’s and H.I.M.G. at Rt. 60 & 29th Street in Huntington, WV – 4 PM to dusk – Donation for registration – Door prizes, 50/50 drawing, cash prizes – Presented by the Tri-State Street Rods club – Proceeds go to Ronald McDonald House Charities – For more information, call 304-617-1608

4th – Sat – 12th Annual Bean Dinner/Hog Roast/Car, Tractor & Motorcycle Show – at Manpower Park on Main Street in Jackson, Ohio – Registration ($10) from 9 AM to 12 Noon – Sponsored by the Jackson Firefighters Association – For more information, call 740-286-1966

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10th – Fri  – Second Friday Cruise-in – at the McDonald’s in the Food Fair Shopping Center, 2133 Argillite Road, Flatwoods, KY – 5 PM ‘til 8 PM – Registration: $5 donation to the Greenup County Habitat for Humanity – Door prizes throughout the evening, 50/50 split-the-pot drawing at 8 PM (you must be present to win), WLGC live remote broadcast from 4:30 ‘til 6:30 PM – Presented by the Greenup County Cruisers – For more information, call 606-836-0421

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11th – Sat – Cruise-In at the Burg – at McDonald’s Restaurant, 8808 Ohio River Road in Wheelersburg, Ohio 45694 – No registration fee – Cruise from 6 PM to 10 PM – Presented by the Ohio River Street Rodders – Door prizes, music by KC’s Productions – Halloween costume night (voluntary)

11th – Sat – Second Saturday Cruise-in and Movie Night – Downtown Greenup, Kentucky – 6 PM to 9 PM – Movie begins at dusk, weather permitting – Presented by the Greenup County Cruisers – For more information, call Steve at 606-831-2174

11th – Sat – Chesapeake OctoberFest Car & Bike Show – behind the car wash in Chesapeake, Ohio – Registration ($5) from 10 AM to 12 Noon, show from Noon ‘til 3 PM – Dash plaques to first 50 entries – Award for people’s choice – Door prize drawings every 15 minutes

11th – Sat – Salyersville Cruise-In – City Hall parking lot, downtown Salyersville, Kentucky – Free registration – 4 PM ‘til ??? – Dash plaques, door prizes, 50/50 drawing – Hosted by the Licking River Kruizers Car Club – For more information, e-mail kkhoward@lvrecc.com   

11th – Sat – Solo/Autocross – at the KYOVA Mall in Cannonsburg, KY (south of Ashland, KY on U.S. Rt. 60) – Registration ($20 SCCA members, $35 all others) opens at 10 AM – First car on course around 11:30 AM, event finishes about 4 PM – For more information, call Dave at 740-533-3335 or visit www.rcrscca.com

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18th – Sat – BB’s Car Club “Halloween Party” Cruz-In – at the Kyova Tri-State Mall on US Rt. 60 west of Ashland, Kentucky – Registration ($5) opens at 2 PM, cruz-in is from 4 PM to 9 PM – Door prizes awarded throughout the event with the Grand Door Prize presented at the end of the night, 50/50 drawing, music – For more information, call Jim at 606-922-6647 or Ed at 304-544-1645

18th – Sat – End of Summer Cookout/Cruise-in – at 907 Hinkley Hollow Road, just off State Rt. 139, north of Portsmouth, Ohio (last road on the right before the traffic light at Rosemount Rd.) – 2 PM ‘til the last car leaves! – Bring a covered dish, a good appetite, chairs and your hotrod or bike (plenty of parking!) – Volley ball, corn-hole, free Wi-Fi, bonfire – Presented by the Ohio River Street Rodders – For more information, email mullinsradiator@roadrunner.com

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21st – Tue – C-K AutumnFest Parade – Downtown Ceredo, WV – Parade begins at 6 PM – Visit the website at www.CKAutumnFest.com for a registration form for the parade and a complete schedule of activities

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23rd-25th – Thu-Sat – Somernites Cruise-In “Tri-Five Chevys & Hot Rods” – in downtown Somerset, Kentucky -- All events are FREE * Thursday: Tune-up Cruise-In 7 PM to ??? at the new Steak ‘n Shake at light 16B on Highway 27 * Friday: Early Bird Pepsi Meet & Greet/Q97, Noon to 2 PM at Danny’s Rod Shop, approx 2.5 miles north of Somerset on US 27 – Friday Night Thunder, 6 PM to 10 PM at the Somerset Mall (stoplight #23 on US 27) – Live music, prizes, inflatables for the kids, loud pipe contests * Saturday: Morning Fun Run meets at Hardee’s South (stoplight #22 on US 27 South) at 8 AM includes free breakfast for those participating. October destination is Cumberland Falls State Park -- fun run departs at 9 AM sharp – Cruise-IIn gates open downtown at 1 PM – Blocks and blocks of show cars & trucks! Lots of vendor displays to shop for new performance & restoration parts, music, free shuttle busses to local shopping centers! For more information, go to: http://www.somernitescruise.org/index.html

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25th – Sat – C-K AutumnFest Cruise-In on the Plaza 2014 – on the Plaza in Ceredo, WV – Registration ($5) opens at 9 AM, cruise-in from Noon to 5 PM – Cars, trucks & motorcycles welcome! – Door prize drawings throughout the day, oldies music & grand prize courtesy of 93.7 The Dawg – Cruise-in sponsored by Reyburn’s Auto Service – Grand Prize 5 days/4 nights stay in Pigeon Forge, TN – Trophy awarded to the club with the most members registered at the cruise-in

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26th – Sun – Crusin’ In The Park (Southeastern Sundays) – at Rawlings & Stinson Park in downtown Manchester, KY – 1 PM to 5 PM – No entry fee – Door prizes, music, crafts, story telling, food available – Proceeds benefit the Manchester Volunteer Fire Department – For more information, call Jack at 606-599-2413 or go to www.claycountycruisers.org or visit Clay County Cruisers on Facebook