2017 Maine Classic Car Cruise-Ins

Listed by weeklies and monthlies — start and end dates & times as available. Please, please, please — help us keep this list current and accurate — if you KNOW of any changes, additions or cancellations, please let us know by email to info@portlandmotorclub.com or by phone to 207-233-9970. Portland Motor Club prides itself on having a list you can count on of what’s going on in the car world in our car state. We actually call or try to contact every location if we are unsure of their show or cruise-in status. Thanks for your help. A clean list is a happy list!

Any other regular summer destination ideas for a cruise? Please send us an email and hopefully we’ll include your suggestion.


Topsham Fair Mall Cruise Night on Route 196 in TOPSHAM: 5-dusk. (May-Sep). FMI: Dave Barrett @ 207-240-6794; daveathome@roadrunner.com

Sonny’s Convenience Store/Joe’s Deli Cruise-In @ Old Berwick Road in LYMAN. May 15, & 29; Jun 12 & 26; Jul 10 & 24; Aug 7 & 21; Sept 4 & 18. Serving food and new BBQ; 50/50; door prizes FMI: 207-985-6238; www.facebook.com/JoesDeliAndPizza

Uptown Cruizahs Weekly Cruize-In @ Tractor Supply on Route 26 in OXFORD. 6-8PM. FMI: 207-890-0870. (May 22 to mid-Sep)

Monday Nighters @ Shapleigh Corner Store @ 3 Back Road in SHAPLEIGH: 4-8PM. Every other Monday (May 22; June 5 & 19; July 3, 17 & 31; August 14 & 28: Call for Sept). BBQ ends w summer but folks meet year-round! FMI: 207-636-1262. Facebook link.

Cruz-In at the Snack Shack @ 100 Waterville Road in SKOWHEGAN. 4PM-dusk. Oldies, specials, giveaways. FMI: 207-474-0550; www.snackshackme.com; Facebook (June-Labor Day)

Phat Boys Diner Cruise Night @ 172 Main Street (Route 25) in CORNISH. 5:30-7pm. Discount for participants plus weekly Peoples’ Choice award and end-of-season prize drawing. FMI: 207-642-2418; Facebook. June 5 thru Sept 18 (closed Labor Day).

Washington Valley’s Weekly Cruise-In @ Dunkin Donuts on Route 16 in NORTH CONWAY, NH. Sponsored by Washington Valley Old Car Club. 6-8PM. FMI: Russ Boisvert @ 207-462-0299; rsbchevelle69@yahoo.com; mwvocc.com. (May 22-Aug — rain night is Tuesdays)


Cumberland Classics Cruise-in. Across from Copp Motors at 181 Gray Road on corner of Skillin and Gray Roads behind Doctor Bill’s Car Care in CUMBERLAND. 5-7:30PM. Raffle, give-aways, good food & good music! Antiques, customs, street rods, everyone welcome! FMI: Don Myers @ 207-829-3235; Bill Richards @ 207-415-2389 1st Tuesday in June thru August.

Bentley’s Tuesday Night Car Show (Cruise-in) @ 1601 Portland Road in ARUNDEL: 5PM – dusk. FMI: Lisa @ 207-985-8966. (May 16-Sep; rat rods on June 13); info@bentleyssaloon.com; www.bentleyssaloon.com

?Meetinghouse Market Weekly Cruise-In @ Route 27 in DRESDEN: 5PM-dusk. DJ; 50/50. Sponsored by Maine Obsolete Automobile League. (May 12-Sep 29). FMI: 207-737-8989. www.yelp.com/biz/meetinghouse-market-dresden

Strictly Street Car Club Cruise Night @ Motor Supply @ 268 State Street in AUGUSTA. 6-9PM. All makes. 50/50 raffle. FMI: 207-441-0197 or strictlystreetcc@gmail.com; Facebook. (April 28-Oct 13)

Country Delight Diner/Ice Cream Weekly Cruise-Ins @ Route 4 in AVON: 5-8PM. Cruise-in specials; music; 50/50 raffle; menu raffle. FMI: 207-684-3348. www.country-delight.com; Facebook: Country Delight Avon. (mid-June thru August)


Cruise Night @ Mainely Custard 150 Route 1 in FREEPORT: 5-8PM.  Prizes, Giveaways, 50/50 ( all $ given back), Music provided by The Music Crew. Demonstrations. Food available. (May-Oct)

Dee’s Diner @ Route 202 in LEBANON (1001 Carl Broggi Highway). 50/50; diner gift certificate giveaway; outdoor grill. FMI: 207-457-6010; Facebook link (4-8pm)

Fast Eddie’s Drive-In Weekly Cruise-In @ 1308 Route 202 in WINTHROP. 5PM til dusk. Great music, 50/50 raffle, great food & ice cream specials! FMI: 207-377-5550. (May 10 thru August)

Nicky’s Drive-in Weekly Cruise-Ins @ 957 Union Street in BANGOR: 4-8PM. Music, 50/50, giveaways. food and fun. FMI: 207-942-3430; www.NickysCruisinDiner.com

Jordan’s Snack Bar Weekly Cruise-Ins @ 200 Downeast Highway / Route 2 in ELLSWORTH: 5:30-8:30PM. LIVE bands and dancing, FREE admission, playground for the kids. FMI: 207-667-2174; www.jordanssnackbar.com (May-Sep)

Dutch Treat Weekly Cruise-Ins @ 68 McGrath Road/Route 2 in WILTON: 5:30PM-dusk. FMI: 207-645-2145; Facebook. (mid-May-early Sep)

MOAL’s Cruise Night at Mack’s Place @ 224 Portland Road (Route 302) in BRIDGTON: 5-8PM. Food specials; DJ; 50/50; door prizes; car-of-the-night award. Sponsored by Maine Obsolete Auto League Pleasant Mountain Chapter. FMI: Al @ 207-935-3548; www.PMchaptermoal.com (mid-May to mid-September)


Windham Car Cruise at Advanced Auto Parts Route 302/715 Roosevelt Trail in WINDHAM. 5PM-dark. 50/50 raffle, door prizes, hot dogs/free food. Sponsored by Tints-r-us & 207 Wicked Car Club. FMI: JD @ 207-205-5180; Facebook

TJs Pizza Weekly Cruise-In @ 366 Elm Street/Route. 1 in BIDDEFORD: 5-7PM. FMI: 207-284-6133. (May-Sep)

Gardiner Weekly Cruise-Ins @ Waterfront Park in GARDINER: 5-7PM. Prizes, Giveaways, 50/50 ( all $ given back), Music provided by The Music Crew. Demonstrations. Local foods showcase by Central Maine Meats. FMI: Jason Everett @ 207-592-7019; www.gardinermainstreet.org. (May-Sep)

(MONTHLY) Breau’s Too Cruise-In @ 31 North Main Street in BRYANT POND. Cruise-in specials; free popcorn; door prizes. FMI: Don Hoyt @ 207-665-2554, blue60@megalink.net. (Jun 15; Jul 20; Aug 17).

???Lebanon Family Fun Center @ 77 Carl Broggi Highway in LEBANON. 5-8PM. FREE 18-hole mini-golf pass for show cars; music, arcades, batting cages, food. FMI: Jamie Scott @ 207-457-6030; Facebook: search: LebanonFamilyFunCenter. (May 28-Sep 3)


Harpswell Cruise Night at Erica’s Seafood at Basin Point in HARPSWELL (just before Dolphin Marina). Street rods, muscle cars, restorations. 4:30-7:30PM. FMI: 207-833-7354; hntandr2@aol.comwww.ericasseafood.com. Memorial Day to Columbus Day.

Cruise-in at the Drag Races! Cruise in to Oxford Plains Dragway at 877 Main Street (behind Speedway) in OXFORD and everyone in your classic or show car gets free admission to the Friday Night Drag Races! FMI: www.oxfordplainsdragway.info. (NOT available June 2, July 21 & August 25)

Roy’s All Steak Hamburger Weekly Cruise-In @ 2514 Turner Road in AUBURN: 5:30 to sunset. T-shirts, 50/50 raffle, giveaways, DJ. FMI: 207-782-2801; www.RoysGolf.com. (May-Sep)

Blast from the Past Weekly Cruise-Ins @ 114 Sokokis Trail/Route 5 in EAST WATERBORO: 5PM-sunset. 50/50; 20% coupon for car show & family. FMI: 207-247-8005. www.blastfromthepastme.com (May 12-Oct 1)

Loose Wheels Weekly Cruise-In @ 250 Kennedy Memorial Drive in WATERVILLE. 5-8PM. FMI: Shelly @ 207-314-6898. (May-Sep)

Reny’s Plaza Weekly Cruise-In @ Routes 1 and 3 in BELFAST: 4:30PM-dusk. Facebook.


(MONTHLY) Twisted Iron Customs Muscle Car Cruise-in & Motorcyle Ride-In @ 424 Bath Road in WISCASSET. 3-7PM. FMI: 207-687-8023; twistedironcustoms@live.com; (building in 2017; check back in 2018).

(MONTHLY — last Saturday during summer months) Cruise-In on the Cathance @ Town Landing Restaurant @ 12 Main Street in BOWDOINHAM. 4-6:30PM. Open to all; door prizes; 50/50 raffle; music; food. All proceeds from raffle and door prize support Bowdoinham Seniors & Senior Center. FMI: Lynn @ 207-666-3872. (last Saturday of month 2017: Jun 24, Jul 22, Aug 26).

(MONTHLY — 1st Saturday) Schoolhouse Ice Cream Cruise-In @ 253 Bakers Grant Road in LEBANON. 4-7PM. Food, music, raffle, 50/50. First Saturday w/ second Saturday rain date (call to check). Portion of proceeds & raffle benefit Animal Welfare Society of Kennebunk. FMI: Sharon @ 207-457-2200. www.schoolhouseicecreammaine.com (May-Sep)

(MONTHLY — 2nd Saturday) Sanford Sound Monthly Cruise Night & Meet-up @ Sanford Sound @ 1458 Main Street in SANFORD. 5-10PM. New & old vehicles welcomed. Music, 50/50, giveaways, People’s Choice Award, food & drinks available or bring your own & tailgate. No burn-outs or rowdy behavior please. No entry fee. www.sanfordsound.com. (May-Sept)

(MONTHLY — 2nd Saturday) Cars & Coffee at Seal Cove Auto Museum. Seal Cove Auto Museum @ 1414 Tremont Road in SEAL COVE. Autophiles gather to kick some tires and look under some hoods with their coffee and fellow enthusiasts. (Jun-Sep) FMI: Hope Rowan @ 207-244-9242; hrowan@sealcoveautomuseum.org; www.SealCoveAutoMuseum.org

(MONTHLY — Last Saturday) Kruise Knights Car Show @ Eliot Commons, Route 236 in ELIOT. 1987 and older. 4PM to dusk. 50/50, music, food, prizes. FMI: Philip Martin @ 207-252-1976; skycamp95@gmail.com; Facebook


Jumpin’ Jakes Cruise Night, 181 Saco Avenue in OLD ORCHARD BEACH. 4PM-dusk & weather-permitting. FMI: 207-937-3250; www.JumpinJakesSeafood.comFacebook. (June to mid-Sep)