A 1939 Lincoln Zephyr classic coupe glimmers in the sunshine during last year’s Fourth of July show at Les Gove Park. MARK KLAAS, Auburn Reporter

A 1939 Lincoln Zephyr classic coupe glimmers in the sunshine during last year’s Fourth of July show at Les Gove Park. MARK KLAAS, Auburn Reporter

Classic chrome and auto history: Cruise-ins returning to the park

Solid Rock Cruisers presents the first of three shows June 21

  • Friday, June 15, 2018 12:58pm
  • Life

Summer Cruise-ins – a hot rod-classic car show, replete with music and food – return Thursday, June 21, the first of three appearances at the former Big Daddy’s Site at Les Gove Park, 1140 Auburn Way S.

Rain or shine, the Solid Rock Cruisers present the show from 4 to 7:30 p.m. Other shows are scheduled for July 19 and Aug. 16.

The show is free to the public. Food will be available to purchase.

Solid Rock Cruisers will accept non-perishable donations for the Auburn Food Bank.

For additional details, contact the club at solidrockcruisers.com.

In addition, Auburn’s Fourth of July event on Wednesday, July 4 and AuburnFest on Saturday, Aug. 11 will host shows.

Car Show pre-registration for both events is $10, and day-of-event registration is $20. Each event allows for antique, classic, hot rods, street rods, muscle cars and other unique cars. There are awards in 15 categories and free dash plaque to the first 100 registrants. Register by calling 253-931-3043 or online at July Car Show at Les Gove Park and AuburnFest Car Show at Les Gove Park.




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