Tampa Bay area shows, cruise-ins and special events.
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Updated 8/9/22


Ongoing weekly events 

  • (Wednesdays) 7:30pm-9:30pm. Main Straight Car Meet. Glory Days Grill, 34200 US 19, Palm Harbor.

  • (Thursdays) 4pm-8pm. Larry's Car Show & Cruise-in. Quaker Steak & Lube, 10400 49th St N, Pinellas Park.

  • (Thursdays) 6pm-9pm. Florida Street Scene’s Tampa Thursday. Riveters, 2301 N Dale Mabry Hwy, Tampa.

  • (Thursdays) 7pm-10pm. Cars, Jeeps & Trucks Nights. Red Star Live, 9847 E. Adamo Dr, Tampa.

  • (Fridays) 4pm-9pm. Cruise-in Classics. Smokin 19, 3090 34th St N, St Pete.

  • (Fridays) 5pm-8pm. Cruise-in. Coral Landings Center, 33163 US 19 N, Palm Harbor. 

  • (Fridays) 6pm-8pm. Cruise-in. Tropical Smoothie Café, 8019 Citrus Park Dr, Tampa.

  • (Fridays) 6pm-9pm. Car Show. The Liquid Therapy Bar, 6501 Park Blvd, Pinellas Park.

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

  • (Saturdays) 5pm-8pm. Cruise-in. 50’s Diner, 1730 US 19, Holiday. 


  • 11 Aug (Thu) 7pm. Wheels-N-Wings Cruise-in. Whiskey Wings, 40737 US 19 N, Tarpon Springs.


  • 13 Aug (Sat) 4pm-8pm. 2022 Summer Series Car & Truck Show. Quaker Steak & Lube, 10400 49th St N, Pinellas Park. https://premiumcarshows.com/wppremium/events/quaker-steak-lube-2022-summer-series-car-truck-show-2022-08-06/

  • 13 Aug (Sat) 8am-10am. Waterset Cars & Coffee. The Landing Café, 7012 Sail View Ln, Apollo Bch.

  • 13 Aug (Sat) 7am-10am. “Gathering”. Insty Tune & Lube, 14783 N. Dale Mabry, Tampa.

  • 13 Aug (Sat) 11am-2pm. Cars & Lunch cruise-in. Tampa Joe’s, 9316 Anderson Rd, Tampa.

  • 14 Aug (Sun) 9am-11am. Cars + Coffee. Jax Wax, 26254 US 19 N, Clearwater.

  • 14 Aug (Sun) 6pm-9pm. Cars & Pool Cruise-in. The Corner Pocket, 12686 Starkey Rd, Largo.


  • 20 Aug (Sat) 8am-11am. Rides by the River Car Show. Armature Works, 1910 N Ola Ave, Tampa.

  • 20 Aug (Sat) 9:15am. Caravan to Keystone Motor Club car show listed directly below, from Walgreens, 7925 Gunn Hwy, Odessa.

  • 20 Aug (Sat) 10am-1pm. Keystone Motor Club open car show, 16921 Gunn Hwy, Odessa. bobfixesitup@yahoo.com 813/839-4281.

  • 20 Aug (Sat) 10am-2pm. Open Car & Truck Show. Dukes Brew House, 795 W Lumsden Rd, Brandon. https://allevents.in/brandon/dukes-brewhouse-brandon/200022828389516

  • 20 Aug (Sat) 3pm-6:30pm. Strawberry Classic Cruise-in for vehicles 25 years old and older only. McCall Park, 102 N Palmer St, Plant City.

  • 20 Aug (Sat) 3:30pm-5:30pm. River Car Show. ALL VEHICLES MUST BE PARKED BY 3:15pm! The River at Tampa Bay Church, 3738 River International Dr, Tampa.

  • 20 Aug (Sat) Woodward Dream Cruise. Detroit. http://woodwarddreamcruise.com/  While there, visit the GM Heritage Center…but you can’t go alone. Reservations well in advance AND a minimum of 30 guests are required for each entry and tour. https://www.gmheritagecenter.com/facility-rental/index.html

  • 21 Aug (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).

  • 21 Aug (Sun) 10am-noon. Cars @ Brunch Car Show. Whiskey Wings, 2480 East Bay Dr, Largo.


Contact event promoters for current status.

Larry - Batride71@aol.com


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