Scheduled Local Car Shows and Events
16th & 17th - Kansas City, MO: Mecum Auction. KC Convention Center, 301 W 13th Street, 64105. Gates open daily at 8:00 AM. General Admission $20 per person per day; advance ticket sales through March 15 online. $30 per person per day after deadline and at the gate.
18th - Independence, MO: 4th Annual Racing Appreciation Mavericks Game. Silverstein Arena, 19100 E Valley View Parkway, 64055. Race cars, classic cars and trucks will be showcased in the lot. Bring out your cars and attend the game. Zack Hildreth, 816-777-0054 (office) or 816-501-8831 (cell). firstname.lastname@example.org.
14th - Kansas City, KS: Turner High School 8th Annual Car Show, 2211 South 55th Street, 66106. 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Food trucks, vendors, games. Rain Date April 15. If you have questions, you may call 913-288-3398.
14th - Raytown, MO: 4th Annual Boy Scout Hot Rod Show. Graceway Church, 55th and Blue Ridge Cutoff. 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Rain Date April 21. Three hot rod divisions and Best of Show. Top 10 cars voted by visitors get awards.
15th - Kansas City, MO: 5th Annual Street Car Takeover Kick-Off Party. Ameristar Casino Hotel, 3200 N Ameristar Drive, KCMO, 64161. 11:00 AM to 7:00 PM. Monster Energy will be giving out free drinks as they have in the past. $10 entrance per car. Vendors, food, dyno, stuff for kids.
19th & 20th – Lee’s Summit, MO: MCC-Longview Automotive Experience Car Show. Longview Community College, 500 S.W. Longview Road. Lunch provided and Car Show contest judged by visiting students both days. Registration 8:00-9:00 AM, Car Show 9:15 AM-12:30 PM, Lunch/Awards 12:30-1:00 PM. Register online @ mcckc.edu/automotivecareerdays. For more information, call Terri Kelley @ 816-604-2215 or email email@example.com.
21st - Blue Mound, KS: The Blue Mound Blessing Car Show. Cars, trucks, motorcycles, rat rods, tractors (if it’s old and has wheels, we’d like to see it). Free registration begins at 9:00 AM. Dash plaques to the first 150 entries. Awards at 1:00 PM (Top 10 Awards, participant judging). 50/50 raffle. Karl Kempinger 913-285-0377, Rich Henderson 913-756-2606 or Ben Bielenberg 913-756-2264.
21st - Grain Valley, MO: 15th Annual Grain Valley Grad Night “Cruising for Grads”. Car, Truck & Bike Show. Grain Valley High School, 551 SW Eagles Way. Registration 11:00 AM to 12:00 Noon. Car Show 12:00 Noon to 4:00 PM. All years and makes welcome. Early Registration $15 (by March 22nd. $20 from March 23rd through day of show. Students (HS & college $10). Mail registration to address on Show Flyer
21st - Kansas City, KS: OLU Car, Truck and Bike Show. 2646 S. 34th St. Check-in 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM. Awards at 2:00 PM. 50/50, live music, food. Registration paid before 4/14 $25; after and day of event $30. Free t-shirt and dash plaques to first 100 entries. Rain or shine.
21st - Raytown, MO: Breakfast and Lunch Lovers Grand Opening, 6204 Raytown Trafficway, 64133. Registration 9:00 AM to 12:00 Noon; awards at 1:00 PM. $10 vehicle registration. Open to all cars, trucks and motorcycles. Awards for Top 20, Best in Show and multiple other categories. Contact Ken Sons if you have questions at 816-517-2045.
4th - 6th – Lake of the Ozarks, MO @ Bagnell Dam. 30th Annual Magic Dragon Street Meet Nationals Car Show. Historic Bagnell Dam Strip. 12:00 Noon Friday to 1:00 PM Sunday. Early bird registration January 1 to March 31 $40, includes a dash plaque, one complimentary entry into the Aces High Poker Run and a special commemorative 30th Anniversary participant T-shirt. Registration after April 1st will be $45 and will not include a T-shirt. Call 573-964-1008 or visit website at www.MagicDragonCarShow.com.
4th – 6th - Lawrence, KS: 55th Annual A.A.C.A. Swap Meet. Douglas County 4-H Fairgrounds (1/4 mile north of East 23rd on Harper Street). Automotive and related items only. Advance registration deadline March 31. Reservations $40 both days in advance; $50 at gate. Friday setup a12:00 AM to 8:00 PM; Saturday 6:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Sunday Fairgrounds close to vendors at 12:00 Noon. Womens World Flea Market (featuring hand-crafted and antique items) Spaces are 12X12 (free this year only). www.lawrenceregionaaca.com.
5th - McPherson, KS: McPherson College CARS Club Motoring Festival. 1600 E Euclid Street, 67460. 8:00 AM to 3:30 PM. Technical demonstrations; live bands, shop tours and more. www.mcpherson.edu.
*5th - Independence, MO: 20th Annual Legends of the Past Car Show. Noland Road Baptist Church, 4505 S. Noland Road, 64055. This year’s show feature car is the Mustang. 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Rain or shine. Men’s Ministry Event. Craftsman Tool Chest giveaway. No entry fees or assigned parking. All cars and motorcycles welcome. Free food and beverages. Multiple $100 gift certificates for Craftsman tools. Inquiries, contact Ken Lee at 816-356-7019.
6th - Kansas City, KS: KC Showdown 2018. T-Bones Stadium, 1800 Village West Parkway, 66111. Cars, Trucks, Bike Show. All makes and models welcome. Rain or Shine. 9:00 AM with awards at 3:00 PM. $20 registration fee. Awards include Best Car, Truck, Paint, Interior and Top 50, among others. Contact Denny Eddy at 913-980-1643 or at KCshowdown17@gmail.com.
6th - Louisburg, KS: 22nd Annual Cruise the Burg Car Show. American Legion Hall, 403 S 19th Street, 66053. 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM. More information to follow.
6th - Merriam, KS: Hendrick Chevrolet Corvette Show, 8300 Shawnee Mission Parkway, 66202. 9:00 AM to 3:30 PM. Pre-registration $25 until May 1; $30 day of show. Judged show and shine. Judging begins at 10:00 AM. Awards at 2:30 PM. Door prizes, silent auction, 50/50 pot. Registered cars are provided lunch by Hendrick Chevrolet. Kansas City Corvette Association proudly supports Camp Quality and St. Jude’s.
6th - Raytown, MO: 2nd Annual Tunes & Tires Car Show. Extreme Grand Prix Indoor Family Fun Center, 6731 Blue Ridge Blvd, 64133. 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Money raised goes to Raytown Schools Music Departments, just like last year. $10 registration fee. Open to all makes and models. Over 100 cars came last year.
12th - El Dorado Springs, MO: Route 54 Cruisers’ 25th Car Show. Downtown. Rain or Shine. $15 pre-register; $20 day of show. Trophies; $125 Prize money for best of show; trophies by class. dash plaques for first 100 cars. 50/50 drawing. Auction items. For more information, contact Ron Peters at 417-876-5177.
12th - Hannibal, MO: 23rd Annual Loafer’s May Show. Historic Downtown, 217 N Main Street, 63401. 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM. More details to follow.
12th - Kansas City, MO: Certi Fit Spring Fling Open Car Show, 1550 Universal Avenue, 64120. Registration 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM. Awards at approximately 1:00 PM. Participant judging (5 ball). Trophies plus sponsor top pics. $15 early registration (prior to May 5). $20 registration May 5 through day of show. Registration forms available at World of Wheels 2018, plus at the Mustang Club of Greater KC April 14 cruise night, 103rd & Mastin, Overland Park, KS 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM.
12th - Peculiar, MO: Pete & Jake’s Annual Open House. 401 Legend Lane, 64078. 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Car Show and Auction. Free to cars and public; $10 donation to be judged. All proceeds go to benefit Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.
*19th – Raymore, MO: 7th Annual Car and Truck Show. Price Chopper, 900 W. Foxwood Drive. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Registration at 8:30 a.m. AACA-KC members will judge this event again this year. If interested in participating as a judge, contact Ken Lee.
*19th – Lee’s Summit, MO: The Barn Car Show @ The Gardens of Unity Village sponsored by the Antique Automobile Club of America – Kansas City Region (non-sanctioned). 3:00 – 8:00 PM. More information and a flyer to follow. Contact Ken Rothove at 816-516-0341 to volunteer.
*20th – Lee’s Summit, MO: AACA-KC Monthly Business Meeting. Paradise Park, 1021 N.E. Colburn Road. 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM.
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.