Classic Cars

We are thrilled to have the car cruise within walking distance of the festival again this year! The cars will assemble and be on display at the Cassens Transport and MCT Park and Ride Lots accessible from Kansas Street less than a block away from the festival. One of the most popular attractions for the Edwardsville Route 66 Festival is the classic car cruise that makes its way through town for adoring car fans of all ages to enjoy.  This year the cruise will begin following a Car Show sponsored by the Edwardsville Police Youth Academy.  Car Show and Cruise registration begins at 3 p.m. The car show is from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. with the car cruise departing promptly at 6:30 p.m.

  • Registration fee is $8 (All proceeds benefit the Edwardsville Police Youth Academy).
  • Commemorative 2015 Route 66 dash plaques available for the first 100 participants.
  • Registration in advance to be guaranteed a dash plaque.
  • Awards:  Mayor's Choice, City Administrator's Choice & Police Chief's Choice (No Classes).
  • Edwardsville Police Youth Academy will be on site selling food and refreshments.
  • Following the show, cruise Route 66 past Edwardsville City Park ending with a prime parking spot at Cassens Transport parking lot (145 N. Kansas St.), just steps away from the festival.
  • Edwardsville City Park will feature live stage entertainment, food and beverage vendors, children's activities, historical displays, fine art, washers tournament and much more!

Register today!!!!

pdfApplication for Classic Car Cruise1.58 MB

Photos Courtesy of Scott Evers of Scott Evers Photography.

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