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Upcoming Car Shows, Cruise Nights, Swap Meets and More

July 21st, 2012

We don’t just post articles about automotive equipment. about We have frequently posted the dates of trade shows, car shows, swap meets, club meets and other vrelated events on our blog. Today is the most recent listings for you to review. We recommend checking these events out if they are in you area.

August 24 – Guntersville, AL. River Run is hosted by the Lions club and there will also be a charity car show at Lake Guntersville at Marshal County Park.  Call 256-728-7378

August 25th – Lavoca, AR . 12th annual Lavoca Open Car Show at Oak Bower Park. Call 479-462-9629

September 2nd and Oct 4th – Sumter Swap Meet at the Sumter Fairgrounds in Bushnell, FL 800-438-8559

August 9-11 – Georgia Mountain Moonshine Cruiz-In at Hiawassee – 662-587-9572

August 24 – 26th – Evansville, IN. 38th annual Frog Frollies Vanderburgh County  4 H Center. Call 812-853-8758

August 3 – 5 – Bowling Green, KY. NMCA Muscle Car Nationals. The best street legal racing with Chevy vs Ford vs Mopar – Call 714-444-2426

October 11-13 – Cruisin’ The Coast Automotive Swap Meet at the Mississippi Coast Coliseum & Convention Center. Call 888-808-1188

September 21st – 23rd. – Phoenix, AZ. NMCA Flowmaster West Street Car Series. Call 714-444-2426

September 29 – West Monroe, LA. Cruising The Twin Cities 1st Annual Car & Bike Show – Call 318-789-1192

September 21-23 – Memphis, TN. 13th annual car show – Delta River Cruisin’ Call 901-605-2740

September 28 – 30th – Englishtown, NJ. 36th Annual Fall Swap Meet at Englishtown Raceway. 732-446-7800

July 27 – 28 – Rhinebeck, NY. Rhinebeck Nationals Hosted by the Hudson Valley Street Rods. Call 845-431-9191

Oct 19-21 – Henderson, NC. Hall of Fame Weekend in October. Antique and classic car show sponsored Progress Energy. Call 252-438-2222

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Upcoming Car Shows, Auctions, Swap Meets & More

April 1st, 2012

Occasionally we post upcoming events related to the automotive enthusiast crowd. We try to keep you informed of things that might be of interest to folks who are also interested in our Car Lift Blog and our web site – . These events could include auto auctions and swap meets, as well as trade shows, cruise nights and car shows. So, without further adieu, here is a list of some of the more prominent upcoming events. And if you would like us to add your event, just let us know.

Alabama – 2nd Annual West Jasper Tiger Pride Car & Bike Show – April 14 at the old airport – call 205-275-0216

Arkansas – 14th Annual All Corvette CACC Weekend Show – April 19 – 22 at Hot Springs Mall – Call 501-922-3898

Florida – 10th annual Building to a Cure Classic Car Show to benefit Children’s Hospital at the Ronald McDonald House Tampa Bay. April 1st – Call 941-483-3667

Georgia – NMRA, NMCA All Star Nationals – Commerce, GA April 13 – 15th Call 949-784-9061

Illinois –  40th Annual Peotone Swap Meet & Car Show – June 10th Call 815-939-0117

Kentucky – Somernites Cruise – BOP (Buick, Olds, Pontiac) Somerset, KY – April 27 – 28 Call 606-872-2277

Louisiana – 15th Annual Camellia City Rod Run at John Slidell Park – Slidell, LA – April 21 – Call 985-639-9919

Maryland – NMRA All Ford Nationals – Mechanicsville, MD May 4th – 6 – call 714-444-2426

Mississippi – 25th Annual Aberdeen Antique & Classic Car Show – Aberdeen, MS – April 7 – Call 662-429-7265

Missouri – 26th Annual Magic Dragon Street Meet Nationals Car Show – May 4 – 6th – Call 800-451-4117

New York – 2nd Annual Two Nations 1000 Islands Extravaganza – May 18 – 20th – Clayton, NY – Call 601-310-9805

North Carolina – 2012 Spring Charlotte Auto Fair – Charlotte, NC April 19 -22 – Call 704-841-1990

Pennsylvania – Spring Carlisle Collector Car Swap Meet – April 25 – 29th – Carlisle, PA – Call 717-243-7855

South Carolina – 3rd Annual Lakewood Camp Ground Car Show at the Lakewood Conference Center April 7th – Myrtle Beach, SC – Call 843-503-8245

Tennessee – ATHS Southeast Regional Truck Show at Chilhowee Park – April 13-14th Knoxville, TN – Call 865-789-7771

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Upcoming Auto Shows and Meets

December 21st, 2010

If you’re a classic car, muscle car, or just an old car enthusiast, you’ve probably been to a few car shows and swap meets over the course of the past few years. Whether you just like to collect these cars, or throw them up on an Automotive Lift to tinker on them, or just drive them, you are the type of person that probably likes to go to car shows, auctions and swap meets.

Here are some upcoming events –

Melbourne, FL – January 22 2011
Mopar Super Swap Meet XII at Wickhamn Park Pavillion in Brevard Community College. This is a Mopar swap meet. All kinds of makes and models. Door prizes, 50/50 drawing, raffle. More… For info, call 321-635-8581

Grayslake, OH – February 27 2011
Skip’s Auto and Truck Parts Swap Meet. This one is for high performance and collectible cars and trucks. It’s held at the New Lake County Fairgrounds at 1060 East Peterson Rd. Admission is $8 for adults and $2 for children 6 to 11. Info – 240-4744

Columbus, OH – April 2nd and 3rd 2011
Ford / Lincoln / Mercury Swap Meet. Held at the Ohio Expo Center. 171 and 17th ave. Loads of cars and Ford car parts. Used and new. For trade or sale. Indoors. Info – 614-855-4750

Hartford, CT – June 9 and 10th 2011
Auto Repair Equipment Show for all of New England. Strong industry support. Info – Ken Cardelle Phone Number: 860-707-2770 –

Indianapolis, IN – January 9  2011
Automotive Swap Meet & car Sale. All kinds of vehicles, all makes and models, and the best part is, it’s indoors at the Indiana Fairgrounds in Indianapolis. Ph – 708-708-563

West Springfield, MA – Jan 22 2011
Auto Parts Swap and Sell 36th annual automotive swap meet to be held Jan 22 and 23 at the Eastern States ExhibitionCenter in West Springfield. Once again, it’s indoors in heated buildings on the grounds. They expect over 375 vendors and thousands to attend. 8AM to 5 pm. $10 per day. For more info, call 860-871-6376 or 860-268-1787
Austin, TX – January 29 2011
Capitol Swap Meet to be held Jan 29 – 30th at the Travis Co Expo Center on Decker Lane in Austin. There will be outdoor and indoor displays. Early bird buyers are welcome Friday afternoon. Free admission, you can’t beat that. 8 am to 5 pm. on Sat, and 8 am to 2 pm Sunday. Contact Jason or Dean Earhart at 254-751-7958

Monticello, IA – February 26 2011
42nd Annual O’Rielly Auto Parts Rod and Custom Car Show will be held Sat and Sunday, Feb 26 and 27th at the Monticello Berndes Center. Free admission and no entry fees. Now that’s cool. This should be a fun event. All kinds of prizes for Street rods, custom cars, motorcycles and more. Contact Galen Muller for info at 319-465-5119

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