Tampa Bay area shows, cruise-ins and special events.
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Updated 9/30/22


Note: I have NOT verified whether any of these events have been changed due to the hurricane.


Ongoing weekly events 

  • (Mondays) 7pm-9:30pm. The Main Straight Car Meet. Local Brewing Company (LBC) Tavern, 35631 US 19, Palm Harbor.

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

  • (Thursdays) 7pm-10pm. 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. 


  • 01 Oct (Sat) 4pm-6pm. Drive Electric Tampa Bay. Ford’s Garage, 11105 Causeway Blvd, Brandon. https://driveelectricweek.org/event?eventid=3054

  • 01 Oct (Sat) 7am-9am. Motorsports Gathering. Morgan Import Motorcars, 11333 N Florida Ave, Tampa.

  • 01 Oct (Sat) 7:30am-10:30am. Cars and Coffee cruise-in. VFW post, 350 Douglas Ave, Dunedin.

  • 01 Oct (Sat) 11am-2pm. Fishhawk Porsche Cars & Coffee. Leaven Brewing, 11238 Boyette Rd, Riverview.   

  • 01 Oct (Sat) 8am-11am. "Rise & Shine" Cruise-in. Starbucks, 9222 Anderson Rd, Tampa.

  • 01 Oct (Sat) 8am-11am. Cars & Coffee. Provisions Coffee & Kitchen, 5862 Goldview Pkwy, Wesley Chapel. https://www.facebook.com/events/5048511968587171/?ref=newsfeed

  • 01 Oct (Sat) Noon-3pm. Cruise-in. The Doghouse, 106 N US 41, Ruskin.

  • 01 Oct (Sat) 4pm-7pm. Super Saturday Cruise-in. Northpointe Village, 16506 Pointe Village Dr, Lutz.

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

  • 02 Oct (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).

  • 02 Oct (Sun) 1pm-5pm. (Rain date the following Sunday). Roamin’ Oldies Classic Car Club cruise-in. Mira Bay Winn-Dixie Plaza, US 41 N, Apollo Beach.

  • 04 Oct (Tue) 4pm-8pm. (Rain date following Tuesday). Classic Cruise-in. Nick’s Pizzaria & Wings, 1707 James L Redman Pkwy, Plant City.

  • 04 Oct (Tue) 5:30pm-8pm. Tampa Bay Antique Vehicle Association Car Show. Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen, 11004 N Dale Mabry Hwy, Tampa.

  • 07 Oct (Fri) 5pm-7:30pm. Cruise-in Classics Kathryne Mezerowski Memorial Scholarship Benefit Cruiser of the Month Show. Smokin 19, 3090 34th St N, St Pete.


  • 13 Oct (Thu) 1pm-6pm. Roamin’ Oldies Car Show. First Christian Church, 1707 33rd St E, Ruskin.

  • 14 Oct (Fri) 6pm-9pm. Hot Rod Rendezvous. Lake Mirror Park, 121 S Lake Ave, Lakeland. https://lakemirrorcarshow.com/friday/


Contact event promoters for current status.

Larry - Batride71@aol.com


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