There are many car shows in our area throughout the summer. They may be centered around a certain model of car, a theme, or an era, but one thing is certain: we love our car shows in Western New York and the Greater Rochester area!  Check out this impressive list of options of shows in our area — and some a bit further out but definitely worth the drive.

Whether it’s classics, mods, muscles, trucks, or some combination thereof, you will definitely find something in the area this summer for the youngest family member getting interested in vehicles, to the mature motor-head, to the seasoned citizen who may have been revving the red line back in his or her day! Here are the Summer 2018 Car Shows and Cruise Nights in the area.


16th:  2nd Annual Flint Creek Auto Show – Bostrom Farms, 2200 State Route 5 and 20, Stanley, New York 14561.  10 am to 4 pm.

22nd – 24th: Niagara Swap Meet & Car Shows- Lancaster National Speedway and Dragway, 57 Gunville Rd, Lancaster, NY.  Friday swap meet 2 pm-close, Saturday & Sunday swap meet & car shows 8 am – 5 pm.

23rd: Hemmings Motor News Great Race 2018 – Stopping in Fairport, 4 pm – 8 pm.   Check out the route for the Great Race here!

25th: Rochester Street Rods Ice Cream Run – @ Lugia’s Ice Cream, Spencerport, NY

30th:  Wheels & Wings- 3rd Annual Custom Car Show and Fly In, Perry Warsaw Airport, 6522 Perry-Warsay Rd, Perry,
NY.  9 am- 4:30 pm.



7th:  Bayside Cruisers Car Show– Firemans Field, Fair Haven, NY

8th: ZCCR Car Show- Damascus Center, 979 Bay Rd. Webster.  Hosted by Z Car Club of Rochester.

21st: 10th Annual MOPAR Day- Lancaster National Speedway and Dragway, 57 Gunville Rd, Lancaster, NY.  Sponsored by WNY Mopars.

24th:  Rochester Street Rods Ice Cream Run – @ Colby’s Ice Cream and Bake Shop, Rush, NY.

28th:  Spencerport Canal Days Car Show – Ferris Goodridge American Legion, 691 Trimmer Rd, Spencerport, NY.   Registration 9am-noon, Awards at 3 pm, food, ice cream truck, DJ.



4th and 5th: Nostalgia Drag Racing Weekend and Car Show – Lancaster National Speedway and Dragway, 57 Gunville Rd, Lancaster, NY.  Sunday car show, 9 am – 5 pm.

18th:  Hilton’s Classic Wheels on Main St. – Hilton NY.

18th:  3rd Annual Garber Grub and Gears Car Show – Garber Collision Center, 3890 W. Henrietta Rd, Rochester.
RSVP at by Aug. 4, info:

20th: Rochester Street Rods Ice Cream Run – @ Lugia’s Ice Cream, Spencerport, NY.




1st:  29TH Annual Olcott Beach Car Show – Krull Park, Olcott, NY Rt. 18, Reg. 8am-Noon, Show to 4:30 pm.  NO

8th:  Albion 6th Annual Car Show- Bullard Park, East Ave (Rt 31), Albion, NY, Reg 11 am, Show 1 – 4 pm, Rain date

13th:  Ferris Hills & Clark Meadows Annual Car Show – Thursday, 11:30 am – 2:30 pm, Ferris Hills, Canandaigua,

15th: Monster Trucks @ Lancaster Speedway and Dragway – 57 Gunville Rd, Lancaster, NY.

29th -30th:  September to Remember Car/Truck Show & Swap Meet– Orleans County Fairgrounds, Medina, NY.  8 am – 4 pm both days. Trucks on 29th, Cars on 30th.  (Note: This is a change from the original dates of Sept. 15th and 16th.)


These choices should provide something for everyone from moderate motor enthusiasts to the hardcore Hemi lovers!  So target some of these great shows, load the car with family and friends, and, “Ladies and Gentlemen: Start Your Engines!”

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