Cruisin' On Main

The 16th annual Cruisin' on Main Street event, presented by Taylor Rental Party Plus, returns to Downtown Manchester on Sunday, August 7th; 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Rain dates are August 14 and August 21.

This one-day show, one of the largest cruise shows of its kind in the Northeast, will display antique and classic cars, trucks, sport cars and street rods 25 years old and more for all to see. Since 2001, Cruisin' has showcased more than 14,000 vintage vehicles to the delight of over 400,000 spectators. There will be food and music galore. Miss Connecticut, Alyssa Taglia, will make an appearance. Spectator admission and parking is free. Handicapped parking will be available one block east of Main Street between Birch and Oak Streets.

At 8:00 am Sunday Main Street Manchester will be closed for a one-mile stretch (Center Street to Hartford Road) to create a walkable viewing area. Show car registration opens at 8:00 am. There is a registration fee of $10. The first 700 cars receive dash plaques. Sponsor's choice trophies to be awarded.

Questions regarding this event may be directed to Manchester's Department of Leisure, Families and Recreation Department at 860-647-3084.

For more information on Cruisin' 2016 please return to this website or find us on Facebook.