12/03/12 09:30AM Car Shows, Christmas Shows, Cruises, Events

Shows - Cruise-Ins - Swap Meets

While cruising activity is almost on hold in the Midwest, we have increased our coverage of Southern events. Many of the "Snowbirds" have trailered their cars to Florida for the winter and are keeping us posted on the events they plan on attending.

For those not afraid of cold weather, there is the Candy Cane Cruise in Cleveland, OH on December 7th beginning at 5:00 PM. This is a family-friendly event featuring a car cruise of open-top convertible cars and jeeps with bundled up passengers immersed in the spirit of the season. ---more info---

If you are looking for a new ride and have a little extra cash, check out the Mecum Auction at Kansas City Convention Center in Kansas City, MO. on December 8th. Around 750 vehicles will be available. ---more info---

If your are buying or selling, it's time for the Long Beach High Performance Swap Meet on December 9th in Long Beach, CA. ---more info---

On December 16th, you can go to the Christmas Open Car Show at Leisure Lanes in Hudson, FL.. Registration starts at 10am. They even feed registered drivers with free burgers and dogs if you buy the soft drinks. ---more info---

Across the state you can check out the Country Holiday Classic Cruise & Party at Horsepower Ranch in Geneva, FL. on December 29th. Celebrate the holidays Florida style with beautiful Santas helpers and a bonfire and a lot more. ---more info---

Upcoming Events

The I-X Piston Powered Auto-Rama on March 15, 16th and 17th is the largest indoor showcase of cars, bikes, trucks, and aircraft in the world boasting over 600 cars, 125 motorcycles, and 8 aircraft inside the I-X Center in Cleveland, Ohio. No piston is left behind as the show also includes military vehicles, boats, construction and agricultural equipment, and much more. With over one million square feet of space, the I-X Center is one of the largest convention and exhibition centers in the country. Vendors: There is a limited number of Swap Meet and Toy Modeler vendor areas. Plus,the 10' x 10' vendor areas are going quickly too! The I-X Piston Powered Auto-Rama will draw tens of thousands of people from Northern Ohio and beyond.
Contact Steve Legerski at slegerski@ixcenter.com TODAY to lock down your space for your vehicle or business at the 47th Annual I-X Piston Powered Auto-Rama. Office: 216-265-2514 Cell:216-789-8796 Website:www.ixpistonpoweredautorama.com

The Vintage Street Rodders of America have set the date for the VSRA Ohio Nationals 3rd Annual Car Show on June 21 and 22, 2013 at the Medina Fairgrounds. See you there! This new group is really taking off. See details on www.VSRA-USA.com ---more info---


Pittsburgh Raceway Park Drag Racing complex located in New Alexandria, Pennsylvania, announces operational changes for the 2013 season and into the future. It has entered into a multi year leasing agreement, beginning in January 2013, with G&S Racing Services, for drag strip operations. The Motocross and Cafeteria will be under a separate leasing deal. Greg Miller, CEO and President of G&S Racing Services, with his strong leadership skills and racing industry acumen, will make a positive, lasting mark on the operations. The newly revamped website, www.pittsburghracewaypark.com, will contain information on all racing aspects for the 2013 schedule, classes, pricing, event dates and so much more. ---more info---