Category : Traveling
Chamber of Commerce Montgomery Car Shows
Residents of Montgomery and its neighborhoods can enjoy car shows including a variety of events throughout the remaining of the year. The shows are family friendly and filled with days of fun activities. Here are some 2016 car events that you can consider attending.
Kolacky Days – Montgomery Car Show
If you fancy in classic cars, then the Kolacky Days Classic Car Show will be one that you will enjoy. This car show will feature special interest vehicles, Muscle, Collector and Antique vehicles. The show slated for July 22nd to 24th, 2016 in the day will be celebrating the 82nd Annual Kolacky Days. The show venue is along 1st Street in Historic Downtown Montgomery.
Registration for the Kolacky Days show will begin at from 9.00am until noon. The first 150 entries will be given Dash Plaques. Awards will be presented at 3.00pm. There will also be trophies to the first 3 entries in each class. Prizes will include plaques and cash wards.
There will also be special awards for the following:
- Best of Show
- Best Independent
- Best General Motors
- Best Mopar
- Best Ford
- Best Interior
- Best Tires and Wheels
- Best Engine – Original
- Best Engine – Modified
- Best Paint – Original
- Best Paint – Custom
The Kolacky Days car show classes will be as follows:
- 1900 to Present Stock
- Convertibles – Modified 1949 to Present
- Convertibles – Stock 1949 to Present
- 1953 Corvettes to present
- Special Interest (Open)
- Sport Compacts
- Modified Street Rods from 1900 to 1948
- Modified Street Machines from 1949 to Present
- Pickup/Van/Truck – Modified – All Years
- Pickup/Van/Truck – 4 x 4 – All Years
- Pickup/Van/Truck – Stock – All Years
- Four Doors – All Years
- Two Seaters – All Years
- Buick Riviera – All Years
Kolacky Days will also feature a Vintage Snowmobile Show. Owners of vintage snowmobiles can also participate and enter into one of these 3 classes:
- People’s Choice
Montgomery Fest Car Show
The Montgomery Fest Car Show held each summer brings together Montgomery residents and neighbors to a weekend of old-fashioned family fun. This show is held in the second week of every August. The 2016 fest will be on the 12, 13 and 14 of August and starts from 8.00 am to 3.30pm. The venue of the car show is along the banks of the Fox River.
The highlights of this year’s show include a car show, a parade, contests, a fishing derby, carnival rides, musical performances, free pony rides and a petting zoo. There will also be a variety of food vendors. Local businesses and groups will participate after registration. Proceeds of the event will benefit the local community. If you love car shows, then the Montgomery fest is a great place to start.
Classic Car Expo– this was already passed but we had to post it because it was EPIC. make sure you mark your calendars for next year.
Montgomery Car Show in Cincinnati is another interesting car show to attend. There are also other car shows that have vehicle sales in neighboring cities. If you won’t be able to attend any of them you can still decide to shop online then the classic-carsforsale.org site is a great place to start.