Saturday, August 6, 2011
Utica’s Parks & Recreations Department hosts its annual Car Show for people to show off and admire the cars of the past.
If you are a sucker for classic cars and ridin’ in style, then Utica’s 8th Annual “Cruisin’ with the Oldies” Car Show on August 6 is the oil to your engine. For onlookers and admirers, the show starts at 11:15 a.m. with a parade of the timeless automobiles from the American Legion Hall to downtown Utica. This is the perfect event for the whole family—kids, parents and grandparents alike—to enjoy sunny skies and the vintage vehicles of the past. You don’t even have to worry about packing snacks as various restaurants in the downtown area will be serving up some delicious eats. Such restaurants include Hatchy’s, Shamrock Pub, Muldoon’s, Locker Room Saloon, Cass Bar & Grill, and the Polish Century Club. While there is no admissions fee…
Monday, June 13, 2011
Car buffs were revved up for the Cars R Stars Concours and Swap Meet Auto how at the Packard Proving Grounds in Shelby Township.
The polished paint was shining and classic rock n' roll was playing in the air at the Cars R Stars and Swap Meet Automobile Show at the Packard Proving Grounds in Shelby Township. The show, which took place on Sunday, June 12, drew large crowds early in the day to meet other auto aficionados. "I love coming out to see the cars and meet people," said Larry Powell of Warren. "Car people are some of kindest, nicest people you'll ever meet." Tony Yauch was out with his 1971 Oldsmobile and also said the event was great, the people were fun, and he hoped to check out his dream car, the 1970 Plymouth SuperBird. The annual event also features a fleamarket and concessions so people of all ages can enjoy a hotdog or snack in between checking out the…
Thursday, June 9, 2011
Neighboring Washington Township is hosting a four-day festival of music, family activities, car shows, plant sales, art shows and more.
From the carnival to the fireworks, we have a complete schedule of this weekend's Art and Orchard Festival in neighboring Washington Township. Unless listed otherwise, all festivities are located behind the Township Hall at 57900 Van Dyke. Thursday, June 9 Friday, June 10 Saturday, June 11 Sunday, June 12 Check out more weekend events around town and in other neighboring communities in this week's Get Out.