Scheduled Local Car Shows and Events
October 15. Kansas City, KS: 33rd Annual Turner Days Annual Car Show. Registration 9:00 AM to 12:00 Noon $20; $15 pre-registration.
October 20-21. Carthage, MO: Maple Leaf Car Show and Cruise. Fairview & Grand. Cruise Friday on Carthage Square 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM. Live band 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM. Free hot dogs, chips and soda. DJ and Door Prizes. Car Show 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM Saturday; awards at 4:00 PM. Registration $10 before October 1st. $15 registration until Noon on day of show. Pre-registration may be done online with PayPal at firstname.lastname@example.org. Car show
October 21. Tonganoxie, KS: Auto Tech Car Show, Tonganoxie High School, 404 E Highway 24-40, 66086. Registration 8:00 AM to 10:30 AM. Show 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Entry Fee $15; pre-registration $12. All benefits go to the Auto Tech. Wide variety of classes. Booths and food. Contact information: email@example.com or 913-416-1400, ext. 2051.
October 21. Kansas City, KS: Chili Cook-Off and Car Show. Bristol Hill United Methodist Church, 4826 County Line Road. 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Registration begins at 9:00 AM. Car Show registration is by donation. Awards for winners of Car Show and Chili Cook-Off! All models of cars, trucks and motorcycles are welcome in Car Show.
October 28. Orrick, MO: Halloween Fun Run. South Front Street, 64077. Registration 9:00 AM to 12:00 Noon. First 100 receive dash plaques. Club Picks and Best of Show Trophy. Show ends after awards at 3:00 PM. Costume contest for adults and kids. Food vendors, women’s world. Hosted by Orrick County Cruisers. 816-550-9420, 816-507-7410 or 816-820-8874.
*December 2. AACA-KC Annual Christmas Party. Summit Hickory Pit in Lee’s Summit from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM. More information to follow.
Special Events & One Time Cruises
Website for KC Area Auto Events
Leawood, KS: Cars, Motorcycles & Coffee. The Roasterie Leawood Café, 4511 West 119th Street. 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM. All cars and motorcycles welcome. Free event (minus the coffee).
1st & 3rd Sunday
Shawnee, KS: Pegah’s Family Restaurant Cruise Night, 5354 Roberts, 66226 (K-7 and Johnson Drive). Hosted by Dick & Judy Rule. 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM. 30% food discount for cruisers. Information: 913-422-3600. May to October.
2nd & 4th Sunday
Merriam, KS: Pegah’s Family Restaurant Cruise. 8701 W 63rd St, Shawnee Mission Pkwy, 66202 (Old IHOP). Hosted by Dick & Judy Rule. 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM. 30% food discount. Information: 913-362-8663. May to October.
1st & 3rd Tuesday
Lee’s Summit, MO: Fun House Pizza, 405 NW Blue Parkway. 5:00 PM. April to October. Call Bob at 816-985-7642 or Jim at 816-229-0918 for information.
Independence, MO: 40 Hwy Big Boy Cruise Night. 12401 E 40 Hwy (40 Hwy & Crysler Ave), 64055. Info: 816-356-1221.
Kansas City, MO: Dale Wilch’s Man Cave Indoor Swap Meet, 1501 W 31st Street, 64108. 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM. For more information, call 913-788-3219. www.dalewilch.com.
Overland Park, KS: Cruising Red Robin, 7111 W 95th Street, 66212. Hosted by Dick & Judy Rule. 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM. 30% food discount. Information: 913-642-9800. May to October.
Lansing, KS: Sonic Drive-In, 4th and 4-H Road. 5:00 PM to dark. April through October.
Overland Park, KS: Burnt End BBQ Cruise Night, 11831 Metcalf. (west side of Walmart parking lot). Hosted by Dick & Judy Rule. 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM. 30% food discount for cruisers. Information: 913-451-8888. May to October.
Lenexa, KS: Gambino’s Pizza Cruise Night, 8725 Bourgade, 66219 (just west of Lackman). Hosted by Dick & Judy Rule. 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM. 30% food discount. Information: 913-888-1011. May to October.
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.
Lenexa, KS: Pegah’s 87th Cruise Night. Pegah’s Family Restaurant, 12122 W 87th St Parkway, 66215 (2 blocks west of Quivira, on the north side). Hosted by Dick & Judy Rule. 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM. 30% off ticket for cruisers. Information: 913-258-8766. May to October.
Overland Park, KS: Cruise Night. VFW Post 846, 8804 Grant Avenue, 66212. Food and drink specials. 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM. All makes and models welcome. Over 2 acres of gravel/grass parking available. Music, Texas Hold’em, food and drinks. Call Scott Nusz at 913-486-0764 for more information. April 7 – Oct 9.
Topeka, KS: First Friday Cruznight/Dj Night. Lupita’s Mexican Restaurant, 732 S Kansas Avenue, 66603. 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM.
Basehor, KS: Sonic Drive-In, 155th and State Avenue. Basehor Boys Cruise Night. Sponsored by Sonic. Rodeo – Cruise Night Special, Golden China – cruise discount; Kelly’s – Brew Night and Simple Simons Pizza – carry-out only. 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM. 50/50 drawing and other prizes. April 14 – October 14. For more information, contact Don Mayberry at 913-579-1669.
Leavenworth, KS: Haymarket Square, 7th and Cherokee, Downtown. 5:30 PM to 9:00 PM. April through September.
*Lee’s Summit, MO: Lee’s Summit Cruise In. 805 SE 3rd Street. 5:00 PM. Sponsored by Glory Bound Tattoo, Royal Automotive, Safelite Autoglass and GearZone Tactical. 816-600-5106. March through October (Trunk or Treat). AACA-KC Members encouraged to attend as Safelite is a sponsor of our 2017 AACA Grand National Meet.
Kansas City, MO: Cars, Motorcycles & Coffee. The Roasterie Factory Café, 1204 West 27th Street. 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM. Space reserved in lot at 27th & Holly. Free. All cars and motorcycles welcome.
Independence, MO: Flea Mart, 14300 E 40 Highway, 64055. (Next to Hy-Vee and Planet Fitness). 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM. Beginning April 8.
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.
St. Joseph, MO: Rush Express, 3302 S 22nd Street (1 mile east off Hwy 229). All clubs welcome. Food, drinks, music, 50/50. Lots of parking. May through September. 5:00 PM til ?
Blue Springs, MO: Car Cruise Nights sponsored by the Blue Springs Parks and Recreation Dept. Downtown Main St (just west of 7 Hwy and Main St) between 10th & 12th Streets. 6:00 PM to dark. April – September. Information: Pam at 816-228-0238.
Overland Park, KS: Mustang Club of Greater KC Cruise. Villa Capri Restaurant and Fireside BBQ, 10412 Mastin St, 66212. 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM. April through October. All makes and models welcome. Dash plaques for the first 120 cars. Music, contests, prizes & a 50/50 drawing. For more info, contact Rick or Debbie at 913-649-8356, or Ed at 816-678-3021 or http://mustangclubofgreaterkc.com/activities/cruise-nights.
St Joseph, MO: Cruise-N The Village. East Ridge Village, 3900 Frederick Avenue (I-29 Exit 47), 64506. 5:00 PM. Dash plaques to show vehicles, register for free t-shirt raffle. Music, 50/50 pot. Pop and water available. Bring canned goods to support our local food banks. April through October.
1st & 3rd Saturday
Olathe, KS: Kansas City Automotive Museum, 15095 W 116th Street, Olathe, KS. 913-322-4227. Cars and Coffee: 1st and 3rd Saturday each month. 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM. Free coffee and doughnuts (while the supplies last). Discount admission to the Museum: $4.00.
Riverside, MO: Riverbank Café, 4603 NW Gateway. 1:00 PM through 4:00 PM. April through October. Food and drink specials. All cars are welcome; ample parking. Contact Sheila Driver for more information at 816-392-0522.
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. Beginning March 18
North Kansas City, MO: Swift Avenue, between Armour and 18th Street. All makes, models and clubs welcome. May through September. Hosted by the Mid America Mustangers. Sponsored in part by Mustang Plus and the City of North Kansas City. DJ, prizes, dash plaques and 50/50 pot. 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM.
Belton, MO. Cruise Night hosted by Cruising Main Street Belton, MO. Downtown on Main Street, 64012 (follow Y Highway to Main). 4:00 PM to Dark. Information: Richard Smith at 816-517-0765. April through October.