May
Schedule information is based on registration letters for 2019 or flyers received; schedules are subject to change.


Note: "Weekly" shows are only listed the first week of the month and are not duplicated throughout the month.

May 1, Cruise In, NAPA Auto of Norwich, 400 W Thames Street, Norwich, CT, 5pm - 8pm, all Makes and Models are Welcome, Music, Free Raffle and Food, Donations Welcome to Benefit Connecticut Children's Medical Center, Rain date May 8, click here for flyer

May 2, Augie & Ray's Cruise In, 314 Main Street, East Hartford, (right off RT 2 next to P&W), every Thursday night, 5pm - 8pm, for more info visit  www.facebook.com/TheOriginalAugieandRays

May 2, Cruising Mt. Carmel, 93 Park Ave, Enfield, CT, Use the Charles Street Entrance located off Elm Street (Rt 220), every Thursday until September 26, 5pm - 8pm, Car Award, for more info visit www.mtcarmelsociety.com or call (860)745-8856, click here for flyer

May 2, Thursday Night Cruise-In, Tamarack Lodge, 21 Ten Rod Road, Voluntown, CT, every Thursday night, 4pm - 8pm, Trophies, for more info visit djcarguy.com or contact Rich (401) 575-6933, click here for flyer

May 2, Mulligan's Island "Best Drive" Car Cruises, 1000 New London Avenue, Cranston, RI, 4pm - 9pm, All Makes, Models, Years, Trophies, for more info contact Rich (401) 575-6933

May 2, Ralphs Rapid Transit Cruiz Night, Kizl's Family Restaurant, Southington, CT, (Right near ESPN), 5pm - 9pm, Trophies awarded at 8pm, Open to All Makes, No cut-off Year

May 3, Tri-Town Cruzers Cruise Night, CT Golfland, Route 83, Vernon, CT, every Friday night , 5pm until dark, Music, Trophies, Food, Raffle with 50/50 (benefits local charities), All years, Makes and Models are Welcome! Street Rods, Classics, Muscle Cars, Vintage Autos, ‘works in progress’, Rat Rods and Motorcycles are encouraged to attend, Receive an extra driver’s ticket by donating an item of clothing for our Disabled Vets OR a canned food item for the food pantry, for more info visit tritowncruzers.dyndns.org/

May 3, Friday Night Cruisin', Auburn/Webster Elks Lodge #2118, 754 Southbridge Street, Auburn, MA, every Friday night , 5pm, All Years, Makes and Models Welcome, Weekly awards, All Gate Donations benefit the Elks Schlarship Fund, for more info email Kevin Zautner at kz8962@gmail.com

May 3, Friday Night Classic Car Cruise Night, The Boneyard Barbecue and Pavilion Fun Center, 15 Frontier Road, Ashaway, RI, every Friday night (weather permitting), 4pm - 8pm, for more info visit www.facebook.com

May 3, Cruisin' Rocky Point Clam Shack, 1689 Post Road, Warwick, RI, April thru September,  every Friday night , 4pm to dusk, Food Specials for Car Owners, Trophy, for more info contact Rich (401) 575-6933

May 3, Car Show, Norwich Technical High School Class of 2020 Spring Fest, 7 Mahan Dr, Norwich, CT, 4pm - 7pm, $15 pre-registration by April 26th, $20 Day of Event, $10 Student Rate, Cornhole Tournament $10 per 2 person Team, for more info email Amanda.Pearson@ct.gov, click here for flyer, click here for pre-registration form, click her for Cornhole Tournament registration

May 3 - 5, Knoxville, TN, Street Rod Nationals South, Chilhowee Park & Exposition Center, 1988 and earlier, info: NSRA (303) 776-7841 or (901) 452-4030 or www.nsra-usa.com

May 3 - 5, Rhinebeck 2019 Car Show and Swap Meet, Hudson River Valley, Antique Auto Association, Saturday over 600 Rods, Customs, and Sports Compacts, Sunday 1,000 Antique Cars, Classics, Foreign (to 1977), both days Swap Meet, Crafts Building & Food Court, Dutchess County Fairgrounds, Rhinebeck, NY, call (845) 876-3554 or email jadoyle@frontiemet.net; www.rhinebeckcarshow.com

May 4, Car Show, Strawberry Park, 42 Pierce Road, Preston, CT, (I-395 North to Exit 85. Right off Exit 85 onto RT 164 South, 4 miles to left onto RT 165 East, Strawberry Park is 1 mile on left), 12noon - 4 pm, Food, Music, Trophies, for more info call Roger Mainville (860) 376-3157, or email camp@strawvberrypark.net

May 4, 2019 Cruise Nights with the Bristol Auto Club LTD, 430 N. Main Street, Bristol, CT, every Saturday except June 8, night of the Mum Festival Car Show and the night of Bristol N. Main Street Show, 5pm - 9pm, 3 Awards, for more info visit bristolautoclub.com, click here for flyer

May 4, Bethel, CT, Sycamore Drive-In Restaurant, 282 Greenwood Avenue, Bethel, CT, every Saturday night thru September, 6pm - 9pm, phone (203) 748-2716

May 4, Tri-State Cruisers Saturday Night Cruise, Loos & Co., Junction of Rt 169 and Rt 101, Pomfret Center, CT, exit 93 off I-395, every Saturday night thru September, 3pm until Dark, for more info call Dick Salvas (860) 928-5635 or visit tri-statecruisers.com

May 4, Seekonk Speedway Show and Go, Seekonk, MA, Gates open 8am, Judging begins 9am, for more info visit www.seekonkspeedway.com or call (508) 336-9959

May 4, 12th Annual Xavier High School Classic Car Show, Xavier High School, 181 Randolph Road, Middletown, CT, $10 Entry, 10am - 2pm

May 5, Cam Jammers Auto Club Benefit Car Show, Bart's Drive In, 55 Palisado Avenue, Windsor, CT, 10am - 3pm, Specialty Awards, $10 Show Cars Registration, Proceeds to Benefit "Protectors of Animals Inc.", Specialty Awards, Top Ten Picks, for more info call Bob Carterud (860) 559-2509 or Bob Stickels (860) 478-1974, Rain date May 19, click here for flyer

May 5, Summer Knights 2019 Show and Shine Car Show, Berlin Fairgrounds, 410 Beckley Road, Berlin, CT, Participants $10 per car, 7am - 3pm, Rain or Shine, Dash Plaques to All, Top 30 Trophies, All Years Welcome, Swap Meet, NSRA Safety Inspections, for more show info contact John at (860) 670-8532 or Swap Meet info contact Gene at (860) 331-1258 or visit www.summerknights.net

May 6, Fish Family Farm Car Cruise, 20 Dimock Ln, Bolton, CT (just off Rt 85 at the Fish Family Farm Dairy Store-Ice Cream), every Monday, 5pm, All Makes and Models Welcome, Raising money for Lymphoma doing a 50/50, Rain date Tuesday, the following night, click here for flyer

May 6, Classic Cruise 2019, Mark's Auto Parts Inc., 22 Russell Road (Off Rte. 20), East Granby, CT, every Monday night, 5pm-9pm, weekly trophies, www.markscruisenight.com

May 6, Oak Harbour Village Cruise Nights, 567 So. County Trail, Exeter, RI, every Monday night, 4pm - 8pm, click here for flyer

May 7, Nature's Art (Dinosaurs), Yesteryear of Oakdale Auto Club, Rt 85  Chesterfield, CT, 6pm - 9pm, Rain Date Thursday, Pre-1978 Vehicles, Classic and Antique Cars and Antique Drivers too! Rain Date following Thursday

May 7, Hank's Dairy Bar Car Cruise, Chevy Cruise Night, 1006 Norwich Road (Route 12), Plainfield, CT, 5pm - 8pm

May 7, Oakland Beach Sea Wall, Oakland Beach Avenue, Warwick, RI, 5-dusk, First Tuesday of the month

May 7, Cruise Night with Paradice Classic Cruisers, Litchfield Crossings, Panera Bread, 169 Danbury Road, New Milford, CT, every Tuesday night , 5pm till dusk, Rain or Shine, for more info visit www.paradiceclassiccruisers.org

May 7, Summer Cruis'n, Over the Hill Gang, Pep Boys, 44 Berlin Turnpike, Berlin, CT, 5pm - 8pm, for more info visit www.facebook.com, click here for flyer

May 7, Cruise Nights at Sonny's Place, 349 Main Street, Somers, CT, every Tuesday until September, 5pm - 8pm

May 8, Bozrah Moose Lodge 950 Cruise Night, 115 Fitchville Road, Bozrah, CT, (Exit 24 off Rt 2), 5:30pm - 8pm, Rods / Customs / Antiques / Muscle Cars, Special Interest, for more info call (860) 889-6856, click here for flyer

May 8, Maybury Car Show, 90 Denslow Road, East Longmeadow, MA, 4pm - 8pm, Hosted by Maybury Material Handling, To Benefit East Longmeadow's 125th Anniversary, Donations Welcome, Over 100 new & classic cars on display, Live Music Performance, Awards, Come Network with Maybury Employees and Friends, Material Handling Product Demos and Facility Tours also available, For more event info call (888) 629-2879, click here for flyer

May 9th, 23rd, New England's Premier Cruise Night, Bass Pro Shops on US Route 1, At Patriot Place, Foxboro, MA, next to Gillette Stadium, every other Thursday thru October

May 10, Cruisin' Rocky Point Clam Shack & Firestone Tire, 1689 Post Road, Warwick, RI, every Friday night, 4pm to Dusk, Trophy for Cruiser of the Night, for more info contact Rich (401) 575-6933, click here for flyer

May 11 - 12, 9th Classic Car Show In Honor of Big John Hodis, MBA Springfest Car Show, Misquamicut, Main State Beach Lot, Westerly, RI, 11am - 3pm, Trophies by People Choice, No Entry Fee, All Drivers and their Passengers get Free Ticket to the Festival, for more visit www.misquamicutfestival.org

May 11, Dream Machine Classics celebrates 40th Anniversary at Bozrah Moose Lodge #950, 115 Fitchville Road, Bozrah, CT, 5pm - 8pm, $5 per person, All Clubs and Friends are Welcome, Pizza and snacks, Cash Bar, Videos and Scrap Books, call Rich Chaluto or Gail Holland at (860) 887-3584

May 11, Benefit Car Show, Lutheran Church of Our Redeemer, 20 North Street, Enfield, CT, $10 Registration Fee for Show Cars, Spectators are Free, 10am - 3pm, Trophies, click here for flyer

May 11, 1st Annual Show & Shine Cruise, Lisbon Central School, 15 Newent Road, Lisbon, CT, Entry Fees Caras $10 ~ Motorcycles $5, click here for flyer

May 11, 2019 Saturday Cruise Nights presented by Charter Oak Firebird & Pontiac Club, Lowe's, 1094 North Colony Road, Wallingford, CT, 4pm - 8pm, All Classic, Muscle, Classic Imports (No Tuners) & Specialty Cars are Welcome, Trophies, click here for flyer

May 11 - 12, Mansfield, MA, 60th Annual Swap Meet, Comcast Center, Route 140, at I-495, Mansfield, MA, Gates open Friday 4pm - 10pm, Saturday 6am - 8pm, and Sunday 8am - 4pm, Sunday Car Show thru 1970 - No Judging

May 13, Dream Machine Classics Club meeting, 7pm

May 14, Cancelled due to Weather, Dream Machine Classics Club, Home Depot Cruise Night at The Montville Commons, 5:30pm - 8pm, Music by "The PO'M", Food Available, Rods - Customs - Antiques - Muscle Cars - Special Interest, NSRA Safety Vehicle Inspections by Kevin Shafer NSRA Safety Inspector, call (860) 546-6113 or (860) 887-9049, No Rain dates, click here for flyer

May 15, Cancelled due to Weather, GTMC Cruises, Colchester, CT, Colchester on the Green, more info www.goodtimesmotoringclub.com, or call (860) 873-1049, Rain date following Wednesday

May 16, Car & Motorcycle Cruise Night, Big Dawggs & Diroma Home & Garden Center, 1111 Voluntown Road, Griswold, CT, 5pm - 8pm, Receive a $3.00 coupon for food at Big Dawggs to every classic car driver and one passenger, for more info contact Sandie DiRoma (860) 912-3776 or Anthony DeStefano (860) 319-7996, click here for flyer

May 16, Mulligan's Island "Best Drive" Car Cruises, 1000 New London Avenue, Cranston, RI, 4pm - 9pm, All Makes, Models, Years, Trophies, for more info contact Rich (401) 575-6933

May 16, Ralphs Rapid Transit Cruiz Night, Kizl's Family Restaurant, Southington, CT, (Right near ESPN), 5pm - 9pm, Trophies awarded at 8pm, Open to All Makes, No cut-off Year

May 17, Franklin Academy Car Show featuring Wayne Carini, 140 River Road, East Haddam, CT, Registration $10, Trophies, for more info call (860) 873-2700 ext. 1016 or email krausch@fa-ct.org, click here for flyer, click here for registration form

May 17, DMC FUN RUN, leaving Bozrah Moose Lodge parking lot, 115 Fitchville Rd, Bozrah, CT, at 5:30pm, Welcome to all vehicles and clubs, The Farm at Carter Hill Monthly Cruise, Presented by The OTHERS!, 86 E. Hampton Road, Marlborough, CT, 5pm, Open to All Pre-1988 Collector Cars & Trucks, for more info visit www.facebook.com, click here for flyer

May 18, Southeastern Connecticut Mustang Club’s Cruise Night, The Center of Montville, 601 Route 32, Uncasville, CT, 5pm - 8pm, All Cars and Trucks Welcome, No cut-off dates, No Motorcycles, Appreciation Trophies, Raffle Prizes, 50/50, All proceeds go to the Connecticut Children’s Medical Center, Rain date the following Saturday, for more info visit www.facebook.com/SCMC1, click here for flyer

May 18, Gear Head Mafia Car Club, 4th Annual VFW Care Packages for the Troops Benefit Car Show, 98 Woodland Street, South Glastonbury, CT, 10am - 3pm, $10 Donation per Vehicle, Trophies, Hot Wheel Racing for the Kids, for more info email gearheadmafiact@aol.com or visit facebook.com/gearheadmafiact, Rain date May 19, click here for flyer

May 18, 10th Annual Cruise Rt 66, at Elks Club, Middletown, CT, 3rd Saturday of the month thru September, 5pm -10pm, Cut off Year 1980, Goodie Bags, for more info contact Jay (860) 306-1280, Louis (860) 638-8234, or Sal (860) 347-0877, Rain date following Saturday

May 18, 8th Annual MCCNE, All Wheels, Solomon Pond Mall Cruise-In, Solomon Pond Mall, 601 Donald Lynch Blvd., Marlborough, MA, located just North of I-290 at Exit-25B, 3pm - 6pm, All Makes, Models & Vintages of both Foreign & Domestic Automobiles are Welcome, NOTE: Fire Extinguishers are required in all Cruise Vehicles, Entry Fee is a donation to our designated charity-The Tomorrow Fund, Spectators are Welcome, Admission & Parking are Free, (Sorry NO Vendor Spaces), No Rain date, click here for flyer

May 19, NSRA Appreciation Day and Early NSRA Inspection Event, 8am Rain or Shine, Connecticut Street Rod Clubhouse, 316 Woodward Avenue, Wallingford, CT, Street Rod, Hot Rod, Custom, Classic, All Welcome, Show your NSRA Member Card at NSRA Booth for Free Pin, Sign In, CSRA will have Free Coffee and Dessert in the morning and Free Hot Dogs and Burgers in the afternoon, info (203) 213-0066

May 19, 10th Annual Boothe Memorial Park Antique & Classic Car Show, 5744 Main Street Putney, Stratford, CT,9am - 3pm, $10 per show vehicle - no cut-off year! Car Show Presented by the Port 5 Naval Veterans of 69 Brewster St, Bridgeport, CT, Proceeds Benefit Friends of Boothe Memorial Park & Museum, for a Seeing Eye dog for a Blind Veteran, Habitat and Other Veteran Non-profits.

Dash Plaques - Goodie Bags - Food - Music – 100 Trophies – Juried Show! SPECIAL AWARDS may include Best of Show, Car Owner’s Award, Bill Benz Award, Best Model A, Best Ford, Best Chevrolet, Best Packard, Best Foreign Car, Best Truck, Best Emergency Vehicle, Best Military Vehicle and Oldest Unmodified Vehicle.

Flag Raising at Noon honors dignitaries and veterans from past wars.

The Ladies Auxiliary will have a bake sale, and food sold will include egg sandwiches, hot dogs and hamburgers. The Park has a new visitor’s center and many free events from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM. Features blacksmithing, model trains, art show, rose garden, live music, demonstrations and tours of historic buildings. Special Awards list and photos from previous shows can be viewed at ctseaportcarclub.com at car shows from the past. General admission is free to the public. Fun for the entire family! For info: call Rich Iannucci 203-610-3330 or email richardiannucci@yahoo.com, https://www.portfiveusa.com/carshow

May 19, 4th Annual Supreme Auto Charity Car Show, Pleasant View Cafe, 452 South Road (Rte. 83), Somers, CT, $15 Show Car Donation, $5 Spectator Donation, 10am, Benefiting America's VetDogs, Goody Bags & Dash Plaques for the first 200 Show Cars, Trophies Awarded at 2pm, Rain date June 2, click here for flyer

May 19, Spring Car Show, Putnam Park, 100 Great Meadow Road (Exit 26 off of I-91), Wethersfield, CT, $10 Gate Fee for Show Cars, 10am - 2pm, Trophies, for more info visit www.wethersfieldchamber.com or call (860) 721-6200, click here for flyer

May 19, Coginchaug Car Show, Coginchaug High School, 135 Picket Lane, Durham, CT, $10 Entry Fee, 10am - 3pm, Fundraiser for Future Campus Unification Projects, for more info crhscarshow@gmail.com (show rescheduled from May 5th to Rain date), click here for flyer

May 20, Ocean Beach Cruise Nite, New London, CT, 6pm - 9pm, every Monday night starting May 20th, click here for flyer

May 20, Cancelled due to expected weather, Cruise Nights at Elks of Willimantic, 198 Pleasant St., Willimantic, CT, 5:30pm 'til Dark, Open to all Classic Cars, Awards, Free to participants and Spectators, Music by Gary Pomo: THE PO'M, No animals Allowed Except Registered Service Dogs, for more info contact Lenny Incandella ( 860) 428-7733

May 21, Summer Cruis'n, Over the Hill Gang, Pep Boys, 44 Berlin Turnpike, Berlin, CT, 5pm - 8pm, for more info visit www.facebook.com, click here for flyer

May 22, Bozrah Moose Lodge 950 Cruise Night, 115 Fitchville Road, Bozrah, CT, (Exit 24 off Rt 2), 5:30pm - 8pm, Rods / Customs / Antiques / Muscle Cars, Special Interest, for more info call (860) 889-6856, click here for flyer

May 22, Rescheduled from May 15, GTMC Cruises, Colchester, CT, Colchester on the Green, more info www.goodtimesmotoringclub.com, or call (860) 873-1049

May 23, New England's Premier Cruise Night, Bass Pro Shops on US Route 1, At Patriot Place, Foxboro, MA, next to Gillette Stadium, every other Thursday thru October

May 24, Cromwell Memorial Day Car Show, Cromwell Growers (Green Houses), Corner of West St. (Rt. 372) & New Lane, $10 registration per car, 4pm - 8pm, AJ from 'Chaz & AJ' on WPLR, Rain date May 25, click here for flyer

May 25, 2019 Saturday Cruise Nights presented by Charter Oak Firebird & Pontiac Club, Lowe's, 1094 North Colony Road, Wallingford, CT, 4pm - 8pm, All Classic, Muscle, Classic Imports (No Tuners) & Specialty Cars are Welcome, Trophies, click here for flyer

May 25, Classic Car and Truck Show, Holy New Martyrs Orthodox Church, 364 Canterbury Tpke, Norwich, CT, 10am - 2pm, Trophies Awarded, Music by "The PO'M",  Admission: Non-perishable Food Item to Benefit St. Vincent DePaul Soup Kitchen, For more info contact John Holmes (860) 456-7307

May 26, Rescheduled from April 28, Ted's IGA Car Cruise for Austin Villar - Presented by Gear Head Mafia Car Club, 127 Main Street, Hebron, CT, 4pm, for more info call Dave Armata (860) 228-4311, click here for flyer

May 26, 25th Annual Memorial Day Weekend Car Show, Quinnipiac University, Hamden, CT, 8am - 3pm, Car Entrance will close at 12noon, Dash Plaques as long as they last, Top 60 Awards, Special Area for Connecticut Classic Chevy Cars, Presented by the Hamden Police Department & The Connecticut Classic Chevy Club, Rain date May 27, click her for flyer

May 26, Musclepalooza 27th Annual, Lebanon Valley Raceway, West Lebanon, NY, Gates open 10am, Muscle Car Show (American Muscle Car show only), Presented by Hemmings Muscle Machines, Rain date May 28

May 27, RI Street Rodding Automotive Extravaganza Car Show, Johnston Memorial Park, Rte. 6, off 295, Johnston, RI, $10 Registration Fee, 9am - 3pm, Sponsored by the Rhode Island Street Rodding Association, Info Bill Sharpe/Dave Lombari (401) 823-0409 or visit www.ristreetrodding.org

May 28, Classic Car Show, Windjammer Surf Bar RI, Atlantic Beach Park - East Lot, 321 Atlantic Avenue, Westerly, Rhode Island, every Tuesday night until September 17, 5:30pm to Dusk, Prizes,, Trophies, Music by the Doc & 102.3FM The Wolf, All Specialty Cars Welcome New & Old, click here for flyer

May 31 - June 2, Carlisle All Ford Nationals, Carlisle Events show at the Carlisle, PA Fairgrounds, For more info call (717) 243-7855

May 31 - June 2, York Pennsylvania, NSRA Street Rod Nationals 2019 East, York Expo Center, York, PA, call (303) 776-7841, www.nsra-usa.com