Car shows and more


• Wednesdays, June 7-Sept. 27 — Elida: Happy Daz Cool Car Cruise-In. 5 to 8 p.m. every Wednesday through September at the Elida Road Happy Daz. Door prizes and 50/50 drawing for charity. Questions: Rod McGuire 517-214-0975.

• Wednesday — Lima: The seventh annual Elderly Day Care Center Men’s Club Car Show. 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Allen County Council on Aging Parking Lot, 215 N. Central Ave. Free entry. Both antique and classic cars. Questions: Gerry Burton 419-228-5135.

• Thursday — Lima: Walk to End Alzheimer’s Car Show, 5 to 9 p.m. at Lima Mall. $10 entry fee. All proceeds benefit Walk to End Alzheimer’s. Dash plaques to first 25 cars. Eight trophies ranging from 1925 and earlier to late model categories. Live entertainment. Questions: Kelly Delong 419-979-2472.

• Saturday — Harrod: Pork Rind Heritage Festival Car Show. Judged Show with two-foot tall trophies. Held during Pork Rind Heritage Festival. Cars encouraged to participate in the festival parade with line up beginning at 11 a.m. at the Harrod Fire Department, 123 N. Walnut St., Harrod. Car Show parking immediately following the parade. Enter via 4th and Oak streets. Top 15 Best of Show, Mayor’s Choice, Historical Society Choice, Doug Bailey’s Choice.

• Saturday — Cridersville: Otterbein-Cridersville June Jubilee and Car Show. Noon to 2 p.m. Rain or shine. $10 registration fee. Car registration 10 a.m. to noon. Awards presentation 2 p.m. Live entertainment. Awards for best paint, best engine, special interest, top ten, best of show, Otterbein’s choice and people’s choice.

• June 16 — Bluffton: Bluffton Festival of Wheels. Downtown Main Street and College Avenue. Opens for parking 2 p.m. Registration 2 to 5 p.m. Held rain or shine. Judging begins 5 p.m. Trophies awarded 7:30 p.m. Cruise down Main Street 8 p.m. $10 preregistration by mail by May 31. $12 registration after May 31. Antique/classic cars, trucks, tractors, golf carts, fire engines, motorcycles, Cushman’s. Questions: Dennis Morrison 419-234-2124.

• June 17 — Cairo: Fifth annual 696 Customs Car Show. 2:30 to 6 p.m. on Main Street. Registration 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Registration $10. Proceeds benefit Cairo Volunteer Fire Department, Veterans Pantry and Beaverdam Volunteer Fire Department. Trophies, door prizes, raffles and 50/50 drawing. Rain date July 1. Questions: Rick Davis 419-236-4297 or email at ricklcc@yahoo.com.

• June 17 — St. Marys: 18th Annual MOPAR or No Car Cruise In. Welcomes Dodge, Plymouth, Chrysler, Jeep and AMC vehicles. Display starts at 9 a.m. Cruise starts at 2 p.m. at St. Marys Chrysler/Dodge/Jeep. No judging. Something Special Mobile DJ Service with Scott Schrolucke, featuring DJK. To reserve a spot or questions: Brian Engle 419-394-7970.

• June 24 — Lima: Buffalo Wild Wings Cruise-In. 2948 Allentown road. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Unk Drunkle, Richie “The King” Crouch, King Karaokee, Barney Fife impersonator Kyle Lewis and sprint car driver Tim Allison. Raffles, giveaways and no fee car awards. Benefits Women’s Crisis Center.

• June 24 — Bluffton: Bluffton Cars and Coffee. 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. Masterpiece Signs & Graphics Parking Lot, 902 N. Main St. Coffee and pastries provided by Twisted Whisk Cafe. All Makes, Models and Years. No fee. Door prizes. Questions: Tim Boutwell 419-231-4888.

• June 24 — Spencerville: Spencerville Summerfest Route 66 Car Show. Downtown Spencerville. Registration 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Awards at 3 p.m. First three in trucks, motorcycles, open, tractors, muscle car, classic car and mayor’s choice. Raffles, 50/50, door prizes. Rain date July 29. Questions: 419-302-9895

• June 25 — Lima: Ninth annual Westgate Charity Car Show. Noon to 5 p.m. at Lima Chevrolet Cadillac, 2200 N. Cable Road. $10 entry fee. Open to all vehicles and cycles. Benefits Allen County Children Services and other non-profit organizations. Best of Show Award. Top 100 trophies. Cash prizes first, second and third place. Other choice awards and unique vehicle award. 50/50 drawing, raffles and concessions. Craft show. Door prizes. Questions: Andy Maravola 419-991-4615 or John Waller 419-999-5878.

June 28 — Wapakoneta: Michael D. Armstrong Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 1126 Cruise-In. Behind downtown Wapakoneta from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Mayor’s Award and other awards. Held in conjunction with “The Great American Race” that will be traveling through Wapakoneta. The racers will park their cars on Auglaize Street while having lunch in Downtown Wapakoneta at 12:30 p.m. Questions: Ace Ambros 419-954-0117.

• July 4 — Pandora: Four Deuces Car Club 4th of July Cruise-In-The-Park Car Show. Pandora Park on State route 12. Registration 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Awards for top 20 and six specialty awards at 3:30 p.m. Dash plaques for first 100 entries. $10 entry fee. Hot food and chicken barbecue. Pre-sale tickets available at Ted’s Market. Crafts, vendors, 50/50, bake sale. Benefits Club Choice. Questions: Jane at 419-523-5653.

• July 8 — Harrod: 11th annual Car Show and Chicken BBQ. 4227 N. Hardin Road. Registration 11 a.m. to noon. $10 entry. Top ten awards at 3 p.m. Open to all vehicles. Chicken barbecue 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. order tickets at 419-649-5364. Questions: Rick Stoermer 567-242-8575.

July 22 — Bluffton: Bluffton Cars and Coffee. 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. Masterpiece Signs & Graphics Parking Lot, 902 N. Main St. Coffee and pastries provided by Twisted Whisk Cafe. All Makes, Models and Years. No fee. Door prizes. Questions: Tim Boutwell 419-231-4888.

• Aug. 5 — Lima: Heartbeat of Lima Car Show. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Tom Ahl Family of Dealerships. Registration 10 a.m. Questions: Trevor Howery 419-371-0290.

• Aug. 5 — Wapakoneta: Wapakoneta VFW Post 8445 Car, Truck, Motorcycle, Antique Tractor Show. , 712 N. Dixie Highway.$10 entry fee. Trophies,plaques. Registration 9 a.m. to noon. Show at 3 p.m. Door Prizes, 50/50, raffles, food, DJ. Refreshments available 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Proceeds go to VFW Honor Guard and local veterans. Questions: Craig Link 440-796-3683.

• Aug. 18 — Wapakoneta: Auglaize Acres Cruisin for Memories Classic Car, Truck, Bike Show. 5 to 8 p.m. at Auglaize Acres, 13093 Infirmary Road, Wapakoneta. Judging 6 to 7 p.m. Event held rain or shine. $10 entry fee. Awards to top 10 vehicles. Entertainment, chicken dinners, bake sale with proceeds to benefit the Memory Care Unit. Kids Power Wheel show with prizes to participants. Questions: Matt Thuman 419-738-3816. Prizes to all Power Wheel participants

Aug. 26 — Bluffton: Bluffton Cars and Coffee. 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. Masterpiece Signs & Graphics Parking Lot, 902 N. Main St. Coffee and pastries provided by Twisted Whisk Cafe. All Makes, Models and Years. No fee. Door prizes. Questions: Tim Boutwell 419-231-4888.

• Sept. 9 — Kalida: Pioneer Days Car Show. 10 a.m. on the streets of Kalida during Pioneer Days. Questions: Mike Rigsby 419-236-1341.

• Sept. 15-16 — Lima: 38th annual Rebel Run. Allen County Fairgrounds. Early entry fee Jan. 1-June 1 of $25. Registration is $30 June 2 to Sept. 14 and $35 on show days. Swap meet, commercial exhibits, food vendors and camping. People’s choice awards, a muffler rap, burn out and flame-throwing contests. Questions: Max McCleur 419-225-8545, 419-230-9134 or 419-230-7405.

Sept. 23 — Bluffton: Bluffton Cars and Coffee. 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. Masterpiece Signs & Graphics Parking Lot, 902 N. Main St. Coffee and pastries provided by Twisted Whisk Cafe. All Makes, Models and Years. No fee. Door prizes. Questions: Tim Boutwell 419-231-4888.

• Sept. 24 — Lima: The King Car Show. Noon to 5 p.m. at Faurot Park Pavilion. Registration at 1 p.m. $15 fee. Free t-shirt with registration. Seven trophies and 35 plaques. Elvis impersonator Richie Crouch. Barney Fife impersonator Kyle Lewis. Trolley car rides, raffles and door prizes. Entertainment by Jeff Davis and the Unk Drunkle Band. Questions: 419-224-9055, ext. 210.

• Oct. 21 — Cairo: First 696 Customs Halloween Trick-Or-Treat Cruise-In Car Show. 2:30 to 6 p.m. on Main Street. Participants will hand out candy. Costumes optional. Hay rides, disc jockey, trophies, door prizes, raffles. Accepting donations for registration. Proceeds benefit Cairo Volunteer Fire Department, Veterans Pantry and Beaverdam Volunteer Fire Department. Questions: Rick Davis 419-236-4297 or email ricklcc@yahoo.com.

Oct. 28 — Bluffton: Bluffton Cars and Coffee. 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. Masterpiece Signs & Graphics Parking Lot, 902 N. Main St. Coffee and pastries provided by Twisted Whisk Cafe. All Makes, Models and Years. No fee. Door prizes. Questions: Tim Boutwell 419-231-4888.

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