Car Show Calendar

Car Show Calendar

Toys for Tots

Updated for 2013 – 2014 coming soon…

Please send all updates, corrections, additions and deletions to info@portlandmotorclub. We are trying to have a very comprehensive list with accurate times, dates, details and contact information. Please help us to keep making this better!


May 5 :: 4th  Annual Motor Menders Swap Meet
At TOPSHAM Fairgrounds; Open to public until 2pm; Rain or Shine
Sponsored by Motor Menders; FMI: Dave Crawford 504-0012 or

May 5 :: 12th Annual “Cruisin’ to Graduation” MVHS Car Show
320 Manktown Road, WALDOBORO; Starts at 8am; Registration $5
FMI: Elizabeth-Ann 207-542-0848 or

May 11 :: Moody’s Collision Benefit Car Show
8AM-3PM @ Moody’s Collision in LEWISTON. Benefits the Greater Androscoggin Humane Society.
FMI: Sherry Lavoie @ 207-344-2500;

May 18 :: Franklin Veterans Club Spring Show
Route 182 & Card Crossing Rd., FRANKLIN; 9am – 2pm
Rain date May 26; FMI: Phil Kearns 565-2003

May 19 :: 34th Annual Bonny Eagle Car Show
Bonny Eagle High School, Rte 35 & 22, BUXTON
Registration $5 (kids under 12 FREE), 7-10am, Show 9am-3pm, Gates open at 8am. Benefits Bonny Eagle Athletic programs. No Rain Date — show is SHINE or rain.
FMI:  Vada  207-648-7158;

May 24 :: 8th Annual Livermore Falls History Night and Cruise-In
In lovely downtown LIVERMORE FALLS. Classic cars, trucks, motorcycles, tractors welcome
Music & Entertainment for all ages; Food vendors & Historical displays
This year’s theme is a tribute to veterans and current military men and women
4pm – 8pm; FMI: Kenny 779-0367 or

May 25 :: 1st Annual Houlton Tire Car Show & Bike Rodeo
At Houlton Tire, Smyrna Road in HOULTON.10AM-3PM (reg. @ 9AM; rain date: June 1). Open house and car show/bike rodeo. Food, vendors, giveaways, music.
FMI: Jon Miller @ 532-6571;

May 25-26 :: Spring Auto & Antique Aeroplane Show
Owls Head Transportation Museum in OWLS HEAD just south of Rockland
Gates open at 9:30am
FMI: 594-4418 or or

May 30 :: 2nd Annual Mexico Firemen’s Relief Assn. Cruise-In
Mexico Town Hall, Route 2, MEXICO.
5-8pm (Rain date: May 31)
The Mexico Fireman’s Relief Association will be cooking burgers, hot dogs, etc., as a fundraiser for the purchase of a specialized all-terrain rescue vehicle.
Additionally, door prizes, donated by local businesses, will be given out.
FMI: Frank Anastasio, 207-364-4530,

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May 31-June 2 :: Vettes of Coastal Maine Bar Harbor Tour 2012
BAR HARBOR Corvette Weekend with car display, banquet and Cruise.
FMI: Debbie Shepard @ 594-9023; email:; preregister at


June 2 :: Lake Region High School Vocational Center Benefit Car Show
Lake Region High School on Route 302 in NAPLES.
8AM-2PM rain or shine. $5 Benefit breakfast 7:30-9:30 available to public.
Registration 8—10 am. Voting until 12:30 pm. Awards at 1 pm. Registration Fee for show vehicle, driver & 1 passenger— $ 10.
Lots of classes with Best of Show award. All Proceeds Benefit the LRVC Chapter of SkillsUSA
Pre-Register online at $2 spectator fee; free for 12 and under
FMI: Lake Region Vocational Center 207-693-3864 or

June 5 :: All Eras Race Car Show
5-7PM at Bentley’s Saloon in ARUNDEL.
FMI: 207-985-8966;

June 7-9 :: 9th Annual Back to the Beach Corvette Weekend
Visit for details and pricing; OLD ORCHARD BEACH
FMI: Ralph Quaglietta @ 603-893-2797;;

June 8 :: Washington County Community College 1st Annual Swap Meet / Show-n-Shine
This is the 4th Annual WCCC show-n-shine along with a new swap meet and the support of the local Downeast Cruisers car club. The college is starting a powersports equipment/small engine technician program in the fall. The swap meet ties in the car show with the opening of the technical/mechanical school.
Back parking lot at WCCC in CALAIS. 9AM-1PM. Rain date: June 9. FMI: Tina Erskine @ 207-454-1002;

June 8 :: 1st Annual Wings & Wheels Cruise-in/Fly-in
At Houlton International Airport in HOULTON. All vehicles and planes welcomed. Food, vendors, entertainment.
FMI: Jon Miller @ 532-6571;

June 8 & 9 :: Horsepower Auction & Car Show
At the Owls Head Transportation Museum in OWLS HEAD just south of ROCKLAND. Vehicle auction Saturday. Vehicle and working demonstrations and rides of the four-legged variety. Model T rides, family activities, and more. A new event for OHTM!
FMI: 207-594-4418 or

June 9 :: Berwick 300th Anniversary Car Show
25 Saw Mill Hill Road in BERWICK (or Mitchell Farm on Route 9 — that’s what their flyer says)

June 9 :: 6th Annual British and European Vintage Car Show
On Elm Street by the Common in CAMDEN; Hosted by MMSCC; 1-4pm
FMI: Jim Lea 542-3025 or or

June 9 :: 2nd Annual Cumberland Sho ‘n Shine
Cumberland Fairgrounds in CUMBERLAND; 8am – 3pm; Rain or Shine
Registration at 7am, judging ends at 11am. Rain or shine event. 50/50 raffle to benefit the Make-A-Wish Foundation  Over 20 classes.
Spectators $5, 12 and under free. Cars $5 registration. Sponsored by the Cumberland Farmers Club
FMI:  829-6465,

JUNE 15 :: Annual Togus Veterans Picnic

Veterans Hospital Recreation Facility in TOGUS

Staging for cars and motorcycles will be at the Augusta Civic Center beginning at 9 am. Departure at 9:30 am.

DJ color guard speaker; grilled foods; speaker; raffle

FMI: Lee Patenaude at 725-8902 or

JUNE 15 :: Bayley’s 12th Annual Car Show

At Bayley’s Camping Resort; 275 Pine Point Road in SCARBOROUGH.

Over 20 classes of cars each with trophies. 50/50 for scholarship fun. No registration fee. Free door prize raffle for vehicle exhibitors.

11am-3:30pm. FMI: John Wallace @ 207-557-4256;;

June 15 :: Jimmy Jordan Memorial Car Show

Drag Race & Swap Meet & Camp Out (racing on Sunday, June 17, too)

Winterport Dragway in WINTERPORT; Rain date June 22

FMI: Bob Reynolds 223-5592 or

June 15 :: Maine Blues Festival Cruise-In

12-5PM; Town Beach in NAPLES. Held in conjunction with the Maine Blues Festival (always Father’s Day weekend)

FMI: Kevin Rogers @ 207-692-6000;

Registration: 10:00 am; Judging @ 1 pm: Prizes @ 2 pm

Food and refreshments will be served on the grounds

FMI: Kathy Howell, 207-255-4402,

June 15 :: Bad Little Falls Car Show

10AM-2PM; Machias Savings Bank Parking Lot in MACHIAS

Registration: 10:00 am; Judging @ 1 pm: Prizes @ 2 pm

Food and refreshments will be served on the grounds

FMI: Kathy Howell, 207-255-4402,

June 15 & 16 :: Fathers’ Day: Men and Their Motors

Take dads and granddads to the Seal Cove Auto Museum in SEAL COVE on MOUNT DESERT ISLAND where admission is FREE! Motor puzzles, auto activities. Get the men in the family to tell their car stories. Model T rides for all! 10am-5pm.

At Seal Cove Auto Museum in SEAL COVE on Mount Desert Island.

FMI: Museum @ 207-244-9242;

June 15 & 16 :: Hot Rod, Custom & Muscle Car Meet

At the Owls Head Transportation Museum in OWLS HEAD just south of ROCKLAND.

Styles and colors of the 1950s to the raw power of the 70s

FMI: 207-594-4418 or

June 16 :: Knucklebusters’s Father’s Day Car Show

Frozen custard! DJ, 50/50, food, door prizes, Red One Hot Wheels racing

Hodgman’s Frozen Custard @ Lewiston Road/Route 100 in (Upper Village) NEW GLOUCESTER

10am-3pm. FMI: Dave, 782-7895,; rain or shine

June 16 :: Brian Boru Horsepower Sunday (third Sunday of the month — not confirmed for 2013)

Horsepower Sundays start today at High Noon (12-3) through the summer at Brian Boru’s Pub. Cars. Trucks. Bikes. Grease. Bring Your Engine. Sell stuff. Club gathering. Tailgating. Whatevah… anything somewhat vehicular is probably alright!

Great food, drink and music across the street at Brian Boru Public House at 57 Center Street in PORTLAND.

FMI: or email to: or contact Whitney @ 780-1506

June 22 :: 4th Annual Duane Clark Scholarship Fund Car Show

7am-3pm; Windham High School, Route 202, WINDHAM

Windham High School Class of 1964 Registration 7-9:30am, $5 per vehicle. Late registration after parade. (Limited to the first 50 vehicles interested) Additional donation to the Clark Fund gratefully accepted! Trophy presentation at 2:30-3:00PM

FMI: Stan & Cheryl Page 892-7389 or

June 23 :: New England’s Vintage Car Show & All Vehicle Extravaganza

9am-3pm; Raitt Farm Museum, 2077 State Road, ELIOT.

Vintage cars, good food, and barrel tractor rides! $3 per person, children 6 and under get in free.

FMI: Don @ 207-859-3491;

June 23 :: Pisqataqis Cruise-In Car Show

10am-2pm; baseball field on Fairview Avenue in DOVER-FOXCROFT.

Music, food, live auction, bumper ball, rap contest

FMI: Lani Stites @ 207-564-8739;

June 23 :: Maine Coastal Cruisers Downtown Main St. Car Show

10am-2pm; Main Street in BIDDEFORD

To benefit the Stone Soup Food Pantry. 10:00AM registration, “Mystery Ride” at noon.

FMI: Bob Lothrop, 207-985-4759;

June 28-30 :: 28th Annual Rod & Kustom Kruisers Rod Run

Fryeburg Fairgrounds in FRYEBURG.

Hot rods & rock ‘n roll DJ all weekend. On-site camping. Ice cream/poker run, burgers & dogs, Saturday potluck supper. Live Band.

FMI: Steve Lunt @ 207-329-3459 or email:

June 29 :: Agricultural Fair / Show-n-Shine Car Show

Fairgrounds in HOULTON

10am. FMI:

June 30 :: Harrison Lions Club Car Show

Crystal Lake Park, Route 117 in HARRISON; Rain or shine

Patriotic theme this year! $5 registration fee for vehicle & driver. Registration 8am-11pm, voting 9am-12pm, awards 2pm. 23 classes, 3 awards per class – Best Of Show award. Raffles, 50/50, music, and concessions. Proceeds used for community programs.

FMI: Gene Cross @ 207-693-4051; email:


July 2 :: Portland Sea Dogs Car Parade

6-7PM at Hadlock Field on Park Street in PORTLAND. Car parade on Hadlock Field prior to the game! Parade @ 6:15, Game @ 7. Register to show your car and get a free ticket to the game. To register, send your name, phone number, email address and mailing address to: Portland Sea Dogs, Brayton Chase, 271 Park Avenue, Portland, ME  04102.

FMI: Jon Miller @ 532-6571;

July 3 :: Midnight Madness Cruise-In

5pm-Midnight in Downtown HOULTON. Shopping, music, raffles, food, fireworks.

FMI: Jon Miller @ 532-6571;

July 5-7 :: 28th Annual New England 4×4 Jamboree

A great 4×4 weekend with friends up in EMBDEN!

FMI: 207- 635-2289

July 6 :: Kennebunk Old Home Week Parade/Car Show

On Winter Street in KENNEBUNK. Line up at 10am; ends at 1pm

July 6-7 :: Fabulous 50s & Sensational 60s Car Meet

At the Owls Head Transportation Museum in OWLS HEAD just south of ROCKLAND.

Featuring more than 400 classic autos from the industry’s most stylish decades

FMI: 207-594-4418 or

July 7 :: Front Street Shuffle & Heritage Days Car Show

Front Street in BATH • 10am-2pm

Over 125 antique cars line the nationally acclaimed Front Street.

FMI: 207-725-8902 or

July 12-14 :: Land Speed Records

At the Old Loring Air Force Base in LIMESTONE.

FMI:; 207-227-1693

July 13 :: Moxie Car Show

Lisbon High School in LISBON. 8AM-3PM — and it’s during Moxie Festival!!! (

FMI: — for poster and classes and prices; mstevens@lisbonme.orgl 207-712-3208; Lisbon Rec. Dept. @ 207-353-2289

July 13 :: Sedgwick Fire Dept 12th Annual Car Show

At the Blue Hill Fairgrounds, Route 172, in BLUE HILL; Registration starts at 8am; show: 9am to 3pm rain or shine

Trophies & Prizes in 17 categories, food, 50/50, Raffle drawing

FMI:; 207-460-0978

July 13 :: 2nd Annual Marshwood High School Wrestling Boosters Car Show

All types of vehicles welcomed on Eliot Commons in ELIOT. 50/50 raffle, wrestling demonstration, food, prizes, trophies: 50s/60s/70s/muscle car/imports.

Judging by the wrestlers! 3pm-8pm.

FMI: Ron Lizotte @ 207-475-5818;

July 14 :: Fallen Heroes Cruise

Leaving from Big Stop in HOULTON, traveling to the Maine Veterans Cemetary in Caribou. Any car, truck or motorcycle is welcome. To benefit the Veterans Cemetary in Caribou.

FMI: Jon Miller @ 207-532-6571;

July 14 :: Psychotik illusions Car Club “Under the Lights” Show

Topsham Fairground Mall in TOPSHAM • 2pm-10pm; Trophies @ 9pm

featuring The Pit Girls; available for photos w/ cars

All vehicle types welcomed

10 “Best-of” classes; Top 20 most modded/restored trophies

FMI: Ryan Bickford @ 460-6487 or or

July 14 :: Brian Boru Horsepower Sunday (third Sunday of the month)

Horsepower Sundays start today at High Noon (12-3) through the summer at Brian Boru’s Pub. Cars. Trucks. Bikes. Grease. Bring Your Engine. Sell stuff. Club gathering. Tailgating. Whatevah… anything somewhat vehicular is probably alright!

Great food, drink and music across the street at Brian Boru Public House at 57 Center Street in PORTLAND.

FMI: or email to: or contact Whitney @ 780-1506

July 20 :: 34th Annual Founders Day Classic Car Exhibit

Hamlin Memorial Library, SOUTH PARIS; 9am – 5pm

Public viewing of the Bob Bahre collection including a world-class collection of Packards

Music, entertainment, food, crafts fair

FMI: 743-2980 or

July 20 :: Clinton Lions Club Car Show

Clinton Fairgrounds on Route 100 in CLINTON; Starts at 8am; Rain date July 22

30 classes w/ 3 trophies per class + special categories

All proceeds go to Lions Club community programs

FMI: Jay Galusha @ 426-9049 or or

July 20-21 :: Antique Auto Days

Boothbay Railway Village in BOOTHBAY

Demonstrations, contests, awards

Sponsored by Maine Obsolete Automobile League Dirigo Region (

FMI: Robert Allen @ 353-8161 or or or

July 20-21 :: Trucks, Tractors, Commercial Vehicles &  Antique Aeroplane Show

At the Owls Head Transportation Museum in OWLS HEAD just south of ROCKLAND.

More than 250 antique pick-ups, delivery vans, tractor trailers, military vehicles, engines and more.

FMI: 207-594-4418 or

July 27 :: 9th Annual Cars of Yesteryear Benefit Show

Greg’s Auto Sales, 389 East Main Street, SEARSPORT.

$5 per entry (includes vehicle & family); check-in between 11am and 1pm; awards at 2pm;

DJ, food, raffles, t-shirts. Benefits the Vicky Morgan Foundation.

FMI: Robin Dow @ 207-342-3259;

July 27 :: Western Maine Street Rods Cruise-In / 1st Annual Motor Madness

Farmington Fairgrounds in FARMINGTON. Reg. @ 7am; Gate @ 8am

Car/Motorcycle show, truck pull, tractor pull, car burnout, car corral, vendors, food, music, & FUN (including the Strawberry Festival!)

$10 for all events

FMI: Doug Smith @ 207-320-1727 or 207-897-2089;

July 27 :: 4th Annual Saco Spirit Main Street Car Show

In SACO. Open to all car classes. Trophies, events, and great food! Pre-register for a free event T-shirt. Registration form on website. 8am-1pm

FMI: Nadeen DeSilva @ 207-286-3546;;

July 27 :: 4th Annual Historical Society Antique Car & Tractor Show

Silver Spur Riding Club (just off I-95 exit 120), SIDNEY; 8am-2pm; Rain or Shine

On site camping, swap meet and craft tables available plus 5K and fun run.

FMI: Kathi Smith 547-3342 or

July 27 :: 16th Annual Bucksport Bay Festival

In BUCKSPORT. Car Show: 10am-4pm; awards; 50/50 raffle; door prizes; many other Festival activities

FMI: Leslie Wombacher @ 207-469-6818;;

July 27-28 :: Antique Tractor/Engine Show

Raitt Farm Museum, 2077 State Road in ELIOT.

FMI: 207-748-3303;

July 27-28 :: Rods, Rides & Relics Exhibit & Show

Northern Maine Fairgrounds in PRESQUE ISLE.

Free admission with purchase of Fair ticket.

FMI:; Rick Guerrette @ 207-764-5177

July 28 :: Gorham Lions Club 6th Annual Classic Car Show

Gorham High School in GORHAM; 7am-2pm

Includes classic cars and motorcycles. Sponsored by the Gorham Lions Club.

FMI: Jim Burnham @ 207-892-6543 or Norm Wedge @

July 28 :: Belgrade Fire Department 7th Annual Car Show

Route 27 in BELGRADE next to Hammond Lumber. 7am-2pm

FMI: Scott Routhier 215-6142 or

July 28 :: 3rd Annual Pete’s Run

Topsham Fair Mall in TOPSHAM next to Hammond Lumber. 10am-2pm.

FMI: Felicia Beardsley @ 207-666-3136 or Steve Potvin 207-751-4756

July 28 :: 17th Annual Bikini Car Wash and Show & Shine

Sanford Sound, 1458 Main Street in SANFORD

FMI: 490-4900 or or

July 28 :: 10th Annual Mackworth Island Show & Shine

Just off Route One on beautiful MacWorth Island in FALMOUTH. Many categories — not just for Porschees!

Reg. @ 8:30am; show @ 10am-2pm. Sponsored by Down East Porsche Club to benefit The Foundation for Maine’s Deaf Children

FMI: Jerry Giordano @ 781-4904 or;


August 2 :: Summah Daze Parade & Car Show

4-8pm. SANFORD.


August 3 :: Western Maine BBQ Festival Car Show

9am-2pm; Fryeburg Fairgrounds, Route 5, FRYEBURG

Hosted by the Harrison Lions Club – Rain or shine – 24 classes, 3 awards per class – Reg. @ 9AM-12PM, voting 9AM-1PM, awards @ 2PM – Registration fee $5 – Best Of Show Award – Cash drawings, 50/50, music. Rain or shine.

FMI: Gene Cross @ 693-4051 or;

August 3 :: 24th Annual “Par Sem” Auto Show

Starts w/ breakfast buffet at 7:30am; reg. from 8 to 11; awards at 2 (ish); rain or shine.

16 classes w/ trophies; music, food, crafts, book & plant sales; 50/50 raffle

Parsonsfield Seminary on Route 160 in PARSONSFIELD (504 North Road)

FMI: Joseph Kendall 793-2384 or

August 3 :: 34th Annual Andover Olde Home Days Car Show

Downtown ANDOVER; Akers Field. Sponsored by Western Maine Street Rods • 9am to 2pm

25 classes, food, give-aways, 50/50, trophies, music, t-shirts for sale. Next to the Fireman’s Chicken BBQ and parade and large flea market.

FMI: Doug Smith @ 207-320-1727 or 207-897-2089;

August 3 :: Electric Vehicles: Then & Now

See the original electric cars of the early twentieth century and how they were invented and created for women! Learn about batteries, charging stations, and take a ride in one of the vintage vehicles.Check under the hood of a contemporary electric vehicle and see how it works! 10-5pm.

At Seal Cove Auto Museum in SEAL COVE on Mount Desert Island.

FMI: Museum @ 207-244-9242;

August 3-4 :: Wings & Wheels Spectacular & Aerobatic Airshow

At the Owls Head Transportation Museum in OWLS HEAD just south of ROCKLAND.

All things wings and wheels. Features a world-class aerobatic airshow you’ll never forget.

FMI: 207-594-4418 or

August 4 :: Uptown Cruizahs 5th Annual Car Show

New Balance store Route 26 in OXFORD; 7:30am; Rain or Shine • 7:30am to 2pm

Street Rod inspections; 50/50 raffle; door prizes; food & entertainment; swap & trade area

25 classes w/ 3 trophies in each; best in show prize

FMI: Les Wing @ 890-0870 or or Dan Tripp @ 743-8073 or

August 4 :: Waterville Auto Show-n-Shine

8am-3pm. Downtown Concourse in WATERVILLE

Sponsored by the Waterville Fire Department

FMI: Dan @ 207-350-0685;

August 4 :: Advance Auto Parts Car Show

Reg. at 8:30. Show 9am-2pm. 30 Gurnet Road in BRUNSWICK (Cook’s Corner);

Food, Drinks, Music, 50/50. Burn-out contest after show. FMI: 725-2040

August 4 :: 24th Annual All VW Car Show

Acton Fairgrounds, Rt 109, ACTON • 9am to 3pm

All VWs; 22 classes from Trikes to Bajas to Buses; Karmann Ghias to Things to Beetles and more! New parts & swap meet

FMI:  Lou @ 207-324-9297 or or

August 10 :: 4th Annual Maranacook Football Inc. & Strictly Street Car & Bike Show

8am to 3pm  Maranacook Community High School.  Rte. 17 in READFIELD, Maine

Proceeds to Benefit the Ricky Gibson football Scholarship Fund.

Registration: 8am to 11am

FMI: Jesse Jacobs @

August 10 :: Fat Boys Annual Sock Hop and Cruise-In

BYOB; 21 & older; $7 admission; special menu w/ ’60s prices

111 Bath Road, BRUNSWICK; 8pm; FMI: 729-9431

August 11 :: Motor Menders of Maine Cruise-In Car Show

9AM-Noon @ Topsham Fairgrounds in TOPSHAM.


August 11 :: Kalli Dumont Memorial Car Show

All makes & models. $10 to enter; spectators free. Rain or shine.

Head of Falls, Front Street in WATERVILLE. 9am-3pm.

FMI: Kelley McAlpine @ 207-692-3173;;

August 11 :: Jordan Small School Car Show

Jordan Small School, Route 85, RAYMOND • 8am to 1pm

Three trophies per class plus best of show; 50/50 raffle; food & drinks

All proceeds to scholarship fund for a Raymond student

FMI: Roxane Gerry  & Serena Knight @ 591-4289 or

August 11 :: Down East Cruisers and the City of Calais Car and Bike Show

Walmart Parking Lot, South Street, CALAIS; 9am-3pm

14 classes; 3 trophies per; best in show; peoples’ choice; most original

FMI: Wayne Crosby @ 454-0422 or Pam Oakes @ 427-6061 or

August 16-17 :: Downeast Street Rods 41st Annual Rod Run

Hebron Pines Campground on Route 124 (Exit 75 off Tpk) in HEBRON

Pre 1972 car show. Hot Rods – Jalopies – Rat Rods – Street Rods – Customs

Live bands – Kids games – Pinstriping – Camping – Swap Meet… much more!

FMI: Neil @ 207-345-3661 or; Dick @ 207-795-7690;

August 17 :: 36th Annual New England Auto Auction

Owls Head Transportation Museum in OWLS HEAD just south of Rockland,

Up to 200 antique, classic and special interest vehicles go up for bid. Gavel drops at 9:30am. Preview Days: August 12-16 open at 9:30am. Rain or shine & under cover.

FMI: 207-594-4418 or

August 17 :: East Orrington Congregational Church Annual Charity Car Show

38 Johnson Hill Road, ORRINGTON; Rain date August 24.

Raising money for household fuel oil for neighbors in need.

Trophies for top 25 cars, plus Best of Show, and Pastors Award.

Food and music throughout the day – Concessions on site, 50/50 Drawing

Reg – 8am-11am, $5 registration fee for show cars; spectators $2.

FMI: George Smith, 207-745-4864,

August 17 :: Woodies in the Cove Car Show

Liquid Dreams Surf Shop @ 696 Main Street in OGUNQUIT.

FMI: Sonny Perkins @ 281-455-7779;

August 18 :: Litchfield Firefighters Association Show and Shine

8AM-3PM • Carrie Ricker Middle School, Route 197 in LITCHFIELD

Registration at 8:00am. Music, 50/50, includes big rig class. Admission $3 (under 10 free)

Scott Weeks, 207-242-3352:

August 18 :: Brian Boru Horsepower Sunday (third Sunday of the month)

Horsepower Sundays start today at High Noon (12-3) through the summer at Brian Boru’s Pub. Cars. Trucks. Bikes. Grease. Bring Your Engine. Sell stuff. Club gathering. Tailgating. Whatevah… anything somewhat vehicular is probably alright!

Great food, drink and music across the street at Brian Boru Public House at 57 Center Street in PORTLAND.

FMI: or email to: or contact Whitney @ 780-1506

August 24 :: 13th Annual WCSH 6 Auto Show

WCSH parking facility, corner Congress and High Streets in PORTLAND.

Pre-registration is a must, classic and antique owners are invited to participate; 8:30am – 3:30pm

FMI:  Lila Saindon 523-2910 or

August 24 :: 10th Annual Gray/New Gloucester Lions Car Show

(NOTE MONTH CHANGE! No worries of flurries!)

The Fairgrounds, Bald Hill Road in NEW GLOUCESTER

21 trophy classes, Best of Show, Peoples Choice, Raffles, silent auction, 50/50, 10th Anniversary prizes/surprises

Food, entertainment and family fun at the New Gloucester Community Fair

Registration $5, 8-11 AM. Rain or shine. FMI:  Joe Murray @ 207-657-3034;

August 24 & 25 :: 14th Annual North Country Cruisers Cruise/Car Show

Littleton Agricultural Museum in LITTLETON.

Saturday “Ice Cream Cruise” starts at 2:00PM

Sunday Car Show registration begins at 8:00AM. Awards at 2:00PM.

Camping available in the area.

FMI: Bill Larson, 694-1946,

August 25 :: 4th Annual Team 207 Auto Club Car Show

8am to 3:30pm • Cabela’s, 100 Cabela Blvd. in SCARBOROUGH

$5 entry fee OR a new, unwrapped toy for Toys for Tots. 50/50 for Camp Sunshine, and beverage sales to benefit Maine Children’s Cancer Program.

FMI: Andrew Faucher, 207-577-4590,;

August 25 :: 19th Annual Midcoast Auto Show

McMann Recreational Complex, BATH • 8am to 2pm; Sponsored by the Bath Parks & Recreation Dept. & The Bath Knights of Columbus; DJ and Concessions

Proceeds benefit the Bath Parks & Recreation Scholarship Program and the Bath Knights of Columbus Charities!

FMI: 443-8360 or or

August 27 :: 2nd Annual Meetinghouse Market Sock Hop

Meetinghouse Market, DRESDEN; 3pm – Dusk

FMI: Cory Creamer @ 740-1600 or

August 31 :: Aubuchon Hardware Classic Car Show & BBQ

499 Roosevelt Trail (Route 302) in NAPLES. Reg. @ 8AM; show @ 10AM-3PM.

FMI: 207-693-3343

August 31 :: Rod Baron’s 5th Annual Dube’s Cruise & Picnic

23 Little River Road in BERWICK. 1-6PM

August 31 & September 1 :: Vintage Motorcycle Meet & Antique Aeroplane Show

Owls Head Transportation Museum in OWLS HEAD in association with RideMaine

A much anticipated annual gathering of up to 250 antique and classic bikes. Pre-1992 vehicles of any make or model are welcome to exhibit at any of our events. Vehicle demonstrations, Model T rides, family activities and more

FMI: 594-4418 or or


September 2 :: 7th Annual Labor Day All Clubs Cruise-In Car Show for Toys for Tots

Portland Motor Club at 275 Presumpscot Street in PORTLAND; 10am to 2pm; vehicles arrive 8:30 or after. Peek inside Portland Motor Club to see our great collection of stored vehicles. Detailing demos. Live music; food; 50/50 raffle & door prizes; assorted prizes.

FMI: Kal Rogers @ 233-9970 or Stan Page @ 615-8365.;

September 8 :: Bangor Car Show: 6th Annual Wheels on the Waterfront

Front Street on the waterfront in BANGOR. Rain or shine! 9AM-2PM

FMI: Jessica Donahue – 207-947-5205 – or

September 7 :: 4th Annual Darling’s All Mopar Car Show

Darling’s Dealership, 439 Western Avenue in AUGUSTA; 9am – 2pm; rain or shine

Registration begins at 7:30AM; benefits UBM Toy Run

FMI: 877-216-0008;

September 8 :: 24th Annual Mt. Washington Valley Old Car Club Show

Settlers Green Outlet Village, Route 16 in NORTH CONWAY, NH

300+ cars with 8 categories of prizes; proceeds go to scholarship(s) for area students in the mechanical or automotive arts. 9AM-2PM.

FMI: Bob Hatch 207-935-2081;

September 8 :: 6th Annual BSA Troop 15 Brewer Days Car Show

SnapSpace Solution parking lot @ Brewer Industrial Park (I-395, Exit 4), 55 Baker Blvd. in BREWER. 9AM–3PM.

$5 registration fee. Spectators free. Music, food, fun, games, silent auction. Free “make-n-take” activity for kids to make a wooden car or truck and lots of fun games.

17 classes including People’s Choice and Eagles’ Choice. 1st, 2nd & 3rd place awards in each category with one-of-a-kind scout-made trophy for 1st place.

NSRA Safety vehicle inspections all day.

FMI: Teresa Maybury @ 207-989-0411 or or

September 13-14 :: 20th Annual Old Orchard Beach Car Show


Cruise Friday 4PM to 7:30PM; Saturday show registration starts at 8AM

Many divisions with trophies & awards. Entertainment

Sponsored by Saco & Biddeford Savings Institution & Town of Old Orchard Beach

FMI: 934-2500 or or

September 15 :: 20th Annual Windham Auto Show (Windham/Raymond Athletic Boosters)

Behind the Windham Mall on Route 302 in NORTH WINDHAM

Gates open at 7am for cars; show cars $5 suggested donation; judging begins at 11am.

Gates open at 8am for spectators: adults $5; seniors/students: $3; under 5 free. Rain or shine

FMI: email:

September 15 :: Fast Eddie’s 5th Annual Car Show

1308 Route 202, WINTHROP; Starts at 9am to 2pm; show @ 11AM-2PM with trophies, prizes & giveaways.

FMI: Barbara or Russell Angell @ 377-5550 or

September 21 :: 5th Annual Morong Cruise-In Car Rally

10am to 2pm at the service center at 196 U.S. Route One in FALMOUTH.

Live radio remotes, lots of vendors and tons of giveaways.

No entry fees and all the proceeds from the food and raffle sales benefit the Falmouth Soccer Boosters.

FMI: and

September 21 :: Sweetser Family Fun Day & Cruise-In

Cooks Corner Mall, BRUNSWICK; 10am – 2pm. Activities include: FREE mini golf, face painting, games, arts and crafts, police K-9 demonstration, an art show and more.

FMI: Todd Henry @ 294-4484 or or

September 21 & 22 :: Earth Movers and Shakers & Antique Aeroplane Show

Owls Head Transportation Museum in OWLS HEAD just south of Rockland.

An earth-moving gathering of construction vehicles large and small. A fun family event. Vehicle demonstrations, Model T rides, family activities and more

FMI: 594-4418 or or

September 21-22 :: Alpha Omicron Pi 4th Annual Car Show

University of Maine in ORONO, Belgrade Parking Lot; Registration @ 10AM. $3/vehicle. Raindate: September 22.

FMI: Lindsey Burton @ 207-329-6615 or

September 22 :: 65 Roses: Lungs for Shawn Car/Motorcycle/Truck Show

8AM-4PM @ Quirk Ford of Augusta, 7 Water Street in HALLOWELL. Benefit for Shawn Murphy to help with cost of double lung transplant.

Drawings & prizes. Awards from 1-2PM.

FMI:  Ron Blaisdell @ 207-446-8666.

September 28 :: Ellsworth CofC Autumn Gold Car Show

In Parking lot of Home Depot on Myrick Road in ELLSWORTH; Reg. @ 8AM

Class trophies, participation ribbons, car cruise through town, entertainment, food (a part of the larger Autumn Gold Weekend)

FMI: Phyllis @ 667-5584 or or

September 29 :: Bentley’s Season End Car Show

Bentley’s Saloon in ARUNDEL; 2-5PM. Cash raffles, door prizes, spectators’ choice award.

FMI: Lisa Zatalava @ 985-8966 or or


October 5 :: Harrington Oktoberfest Auto Show

McLaughlin’s Garage & Auto Supply, 1147 Maine Street in HARRINGTON • 1-4PM

FMI: 207-483-2797 (details not confirmed at “press” time)

October 5 :: New England School of Metalwork Car Show (not confirmed for 2013)

New England School of Metalwork, 7 Albiston Way  in AUBURN

50/50 raffle; door prizes, live auction; trophies in 20 divisions; Registration starts at 7am

Proceeds support the Make-a-Wish Foundation; additional donations are encouraged for the M.O.S.T. program to send items to troops (see

FMI: 777-6211 (this is the number for the school; we have no show-specific contact information)

October 5 & 6 :: Foreign Auto Festival

Owls Head Transportation Museum in OWLS HEAD just south of Rockland

Salute to globalization. MG is the featured marque. Open to all pre-1992 foreign vehicles.

FMI: 207-594-4418 or or

October 12-13:: Annual Western Maine Street Rods Fall Foliage Run

Old Peru School in Peru Center.

Gather after 10AM. Lunch is provided on Saturday and a short cruise to follow. Saturday evening is a pot luck supper. Dance to follow. Sunday there is a cruise to a mystery location with a stop someplace for brunch.

There is places to plug in campers but it is a dry hook up. Rest rooms available in the building. Camping is still available across the river at the camp grounds. This is a town-owned building so there will be no smoking or alcohol in the building!

FMI: Doug Smith @ 207-320-1727 or 207-897-2089;

October 12 :: Searsport “Fling into Fall” Classic Car Show

Searsport as part of their fall festival — prizes, awards, freebies, and much more. 11AM-2PM.

FMI: Joe Plummer @ 727-542-12834;

October 13 :: Franklin Veterans Club Fall Show

Route 182 & Card Crossing Road, FRANKLIN

9am – 2pm; Rain date October 20

Food & beverages; 50/50 raffle.

FMI: Phil Kearns @ 207-565-2003.

October 26-31 :: Spooky Car Days on Mount Desert Island

Learn about the “Deceased Creators” of the Brass Era Autos and view “their remains” covered in cobwebs and (faux) blood. FREE treats for all, 10-5pm

At Seal Cove Auto Museum in SEAL COVE on Mount Desert Island.

FMI: Museum @ 207-244-9242;


November 2 & 3 :: Great Fall Auction & Flea Market

Owls Head Transportation Museum in OWLS HEAD just south of Rockland

Fundraising auction featuring travel packages, antiques, collectibles, plus gift certificates galore!

FMI: 207-594-4418 or or