I encourage you to share this with anyone who may be interested.

     Events I plan to ATTEND are RED. Those on my POSSIBLE list are GREEN.      ​​​​


Most events encourage special health safety precautions. Facial coverings are REQUIRED at all Premium Car Show events.

  • (Tuesdays) 2pm-9pm. Cruise-in. Bay Pines Sports Bar, 9685 Bay Pines Blvd, St Pete.

  • (Thursdays) 4pm-7:30pm. Cruise-in. Quaker Steak & Lube, 10400 49th St N, Pinellas Park.

  • (Thursdays) CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE! Larry’s Car Show. Quaker Steak & Lube, 10400 49th St N, Pinellas Park.  

  • (Fridays) 5pm-9pm. Car Show. The Liquid Therapy Bar, 6501 Park Blvd, Pinellas Park.

  • (Saturdays) 5pm-8pm. Dunedin Cruise-in and “campfire”. West side of McDonald’s Restaurant, 1645 Main St, Dunedin. 




  • 31 Oct (Sat) 3pm-7pm. Classic Car Nights. J.F. Kicks Restaurant, 3345 Lithia Pinecrest Rd, Valrico.

  • 01 Nov (Sun) 10am-3pm. Open Car & Truck Show. Biff Burger, 3939 49th Street N, St Pete. https://premiumcarshows.com/wppremium/events/biff-burger-open-car-truck-show-3/

  • 01 Nov (Sun) CANCELLED! Bill Mergens Memorial Fall Car & Truck Show. Gamble Plantation, 3708 Patten Ave, Ellenton.

  • 01 Nov (Sun) 9:30am-noon. Breakfast Cruise to Holiday Isles Elks Lodge, 14111 Parsley Dr, Madeira Beach. (9:15am departure from McDonalds, 650 150th Ave, Madeira Beach).

  • 03 Nov (Tue) 4pm-7pm. (Rain date following Tuesday). Classic Cruise-in. Nick’s Pizzaria & Wings, 1707 James L Redman Pkwy, Plant City.

  • 06 Nov (Fri) Postponed from April 17th. CANCELLED! Cars in the Park cocktail party and charity auction. Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park, 600 N Ashley Dr, Tampa. 


  • 07 Nov (Sat) 8am-11am. "Rise & Shine" Cruise-in presented by Garage One Pro Shop, Starbucks, 9222 Anderson Rd, Tampa.

  • 07 Nov (Sat) 5pm-9pm. Angela “Tiger Lady” car show. Quaker Steak & Lube, 10400 49th St N, Pinellas Park. 

  • 07 Nov (Sat) 9am-11am. Parks Ford Rise & Shine Car Meet. Parks Ford, 28739 Rt 54, Wesley Chapel.

  • 07 Nov (Sat) Postponed from April 18th. CANCELLED! Gasparilla Concours d’ Elegance. Peter O Knight Airport, 825 Severn Ave, Tampa. https://gasparillaconcours.com/  

  • 07 Nov (Sat) 9am-3pm. 39th Annual Mustang, Shelby, & Ford Roundup. Tampa Joe's, 9316 Anderson Rd, Tampa. http://mustangcluboftampa.com/events/mct-event-39th-annual-mustang-shelby-and-ford-round-up/



More events may make a resurgence, but most are still presumed cancelled. Contact event promoters for status.

Remain cautious! Don't drop your guard against possible COVID infection even if precautionary rules have been relaxed.


Larry - Batride71@aol.com


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Links for events south of the Manatee River:




           Links to personal videos, magazine articles and interviews


        http://internetradiopros.com/nostalgiccars/?p=archive Then scroll down to podcast #411 dated June 19, 2018



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