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COBDEN CRUISE NIGHT (every second Thursday)
Thursday, May 16, 6pm to 8pm, is the first scheduled Custom & Restored Car Cruise-in of the year.  This years location is yet to be determined, but it will be, as usual, every second Thursday.
Dates will be: May 16 & 30, June 13 & 27, July 11 & 25, August 8 & 22 and September 5.
Come out and see the cars on display, try your luck at our Catch the Ace 50/50 and enjoy a snack at the restaurant while you are there. The last night will be September 5 at which time a donation will be made to a charity of our choice.  Contact Eric Dagg for more information at 613-646-2864 or EMAIL

Canadian Tire parking lot next to A & W at 245 Daniel St., Arnprior, On., every Monday, 5:30 to 8pm. 
From May 6 to September 30, 5 to 7:30/8pm.
Door prizes, 50/50 draw.  Contact: Brian at 613-355-5878,

QUYON CRUISE NIGHT (every Tuesday)
Classic Car Cruise Night at the Village Chip Wagon in Quyon, Quebec every Tuesday night from May 15 through the summer.  Runs from 6pm to dusk with a 50/50 draw and Door Prizes!!

Every Wednesday evening starting May 2, 5pm to dark  (weather permitting)
Voyageur Restaurant, Hwy 148, Bryson, Que..  50/50, draws for prizes.  Everyone Welcome!! 
Hosted by Lucy Kingsbury, 819-647-3716

PEMBROKE CRUISE NIGHT (every second Thursday)
At Harvey's Restaurant in Pembroke, 6pm until dark.
Held every second Thursday, May 3, 17 & 31, June 14 & 28, July 12 & 26, August 9 & 23, September 6 &  7
For more information contact Graham at: 613-687-5639

At Odi's KingBurger in Renfrew, 5 to 8pm (draw at 7:30)  Cruise is held every Saturday night starting May 12 until September 22.  Rain date, if needed, following week.
Prizes and 50/50 draw, with partial proceeds donated to the Renfrew branch of the Canadian Cancer Society.
For more information, contact Glen at 613-432-6113

                                                        SHOWS / EVENTS

Saturday, May 19, 10am to 4pm
Bay Day Vintage Vehicle Show, Barry's Bay.  Victoria Day Week-end!  A great collection of treasures of the past!  No registration fee.  Come out and enjoy the day - In addition to the Vintage Vehicle Show the Barry's Bay BIA will be featuring an outdoor live Band, Sidewalk Sales, a Face Painter and Balloon Artist for the children and local exhibits.

Saturday, June 2, 11am to 4pm

Grand Opening for St.Amour C.A.R.S.. Come and check us out.  Bring your classic ride and enjoy your day.  Complimentary BBQ and  refreshments!!  31 Victoria Avenue, Shawville, Quebec.

Sunday, June 10, 7 to 11am
Cobden Airport Breakfast Show at the Bruce McPhail Memorial Airfield. Interesting airplanes fly in.  
$5 for car people only.  For info, Graham at 613-687-5639

Saturday, June 15, 9am to 2pm 
Annual Father's Day Charity Car Show at Red Pine Bay, 642 Usborne Street, Braeside, ON.
12 Classes, Parts/Swap Meet, Live Entertainment with special guest appearance Tom Gardiner of the Northern Sons.
50/50, Door Prizes, BBQ, fun filled day for the whole family.  $10 per Auto and $10 per table. 
All Proceeds to Prostate Cancer Research
For more information:  Brian Gunn,  H: 613-623-4570 C: 613-355-5878 or

Saturday, June 16, 10am to 3pm
Petawawa Civic Centre Show
Antique & Classic Car & Truck Show
$10 in CTC coupons will be given away to each car person.
Rain date on the 18th.  For info, Graham at 613-687-5639

Saturday, June 23, 1 to 3pm
River View Heights, music, big lunch.

Saturday, June 30
LJ's Rankin Food Truck Car Show $5.00 for 6oz hamburger & salad & pop for each car person.
Music, lots of prizes to be given away.    For info, Graham at 613-687-5639

Sunday, July 1, 5:30pm
Foresters Falls is celebrating Canada Day with various events, some of which could include our cars.  Enter your car in the Parade (form up at 5pm) through the village and then take part in a display of cars at the ball diamond.  Participating cars will receive two free meals!!  Call Erin at 613-433-5520 to be entered or for more info!!

Saturday, July 7, 10am to 3pm
Kartopia presents 2nd annual
CAR & BIKE SHOW. Live music, food and flea market.  Proceeds to The Grind.
Event to be held at 1572 Greenwood Road.  For more info, call 613-401-4680

Sunday, July 22, 10am to 3pm
Rankin Culture and Recreational Centre is having a
Motor Toy "Show & Shine".  Free admission!! 
Classical and antique vehicles, tractors and snowmobiles, motorcycles, 4x4 trucks and more!! 
To see the event flyer, please CLICK HERE!

Saturday, July 28, Noon to 3pm
STEP BACK IN TIME antique, classic & performance CAR SHOW at the Logos Land Resort, Hwy 17, just east of Cobden.  Many prizes and awards.  Free admission to the public. 
For more info, 613-646-9765 or CLICK HERE for the flyer.

Saturday, August 4, 11am to 3pm
Summerfest Show & Shine.  This year show will see the return of the Parade of cars.
Cars should arrive at the parking lot by the Church as you enter Deep River by 10:45 and will be escorted to the Show down at the waterfront on Brockhouse Way. Registration is by donation.  Dash plaques for the first 75 cars.

Monday, August 6, 9am to 3pm
2018 Wheels of Arnprior Car Show held in Hydro Park beside East Side Mario’s in Arnprior, Ontario
70 Madawaska Blvd., Arnprior, Ontario K7S1S5.
Dash Plaques for the first 100 entries. Charity BBQ and 50/50 Draw.
Registration is $10.00 per car with 100% of the proceeds going directly to the Arnprior Hospital Partners in Caring Foundation.  30 awards plaques and plenty of Door Prizes.
For more info, contact Brian Estabrooks at or call 613-623-8301

Sunday, August 12, 10am to 2pm
Party in the Park, a display of antique cars by Wheels of the Valley will be held in the Round Lake Recreation Park, 545 Albert Street, Round Lake Centre.  Great food • Flea Market Vendors • Live music • Activities for kids and families • Frozen Treats • DB Kettle Corn.   Rain or Shine!! 
See a flyer for this event by CLICKING HERE!!

Saturday, August 25, 10am to 2pm
Denbigh-Griffith Lions Club 11th Annual Classic Car Show, sponsored by the Griffith & Matawatchan Lions Club.
Dash Plaques (First 100) and People’s Choice Awards. Food, Refreshments, Markets, Games, Music, and Lots of Fun.  Entrance by Donation. Help support our Lions Club.
25991 Hwy 41, Denbigh, Ontario K0H 1L0, Rain Date: August 26th .  Contact person: Jan at 613-333- 1748

Monday, September 3, 9am to 3pm
Shawville Fair Classic Car & Bike Show
held in the Shawville Fairgrounds, Shawville, Quebec.
Registration - Free for drivers only. Passengers are required to pay $15, the regular admission to the fair.
Dash Plaques to the first 150 entries.  50/50 draw, several gifts.
Contact Lucy Kingsbury at 819-647-3716 or e-mail

Saturday, September 15, 10am to 3pm
14th Annual Car Show and Swap Meet for Dad at the Renfrew Fairgrounds, Renfrew, Ontario
Show admission $5.00. Dash plaques to the first 100 entries.
Door Prizes, 50/50 Draw. All proceeds to Canadian Cancer Society for Prostate Cancer.
For further show information, call Ray at 613-432-0705.
Swap Meet info, contact Daryl at 613-432- 6893. E-mail:

Saturday, September 29, 10am
FUNFEST at 1572 Greenwood Road (Pembroke) 
Live music, good food, swap meet, antique engines, lawn tractor pull demonstrations.
Details - 613-401-4680