2018 Cruising Calendar – Updated May 4, 2018

2018 Cruising Calendar – Updated May 4, 2018

The 2018 car cruise season is upon us. Some of the local car cruises happening in the Greater Waterbury area include the following. All available flyers may be accessed through our Flickr account link (right side of the home page) or from the top of our home page under “Event Flyers.”

Monday

Crystal Bees Classic Cruise Night – 240 Spring Street – Southington, CT
Every Monday night starting May 14 – October 15 – 4:30 pm – 8:00 pm
October 15 is the Trunk or Treat Cruise
Hosted by JoAnn and Doug York
DJ – Raffle – 50/50 – Trophies for Best in Show – Great Prizes
Food Specials & Complimentary Coffee for show participants
For info: yorkjoann@ymail.com

Mark’s Auto Parts Cruise Night – 22 Russell Road – East Granby, CT.
Every Monday night starting May 7 – 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
No cruise May 28 or September 3
May 14: Pioneer Valley GTO & Pontiac Night & King Kountry Band (Rain Date May 21)
June 4: Jeep, Bronco, Off-Road Vehicle Night (Rain Date June 11)
June 18: Corvette Night & Trailer Trash Band (Rain Date: June 25)
July 2: Oldsmobile, Cadillac & Buick Night & Amplified Band (Rain Date July 9)
July 9: Volkswagen Night & Flashback Band featuring Mike Leone (Rain Date July 16)
July 23: Hot Rod/Rate Rod Night & Rich Badowski Blues Band (Rain Date July 30)
August 6: Mustang Night & Truck Stop Troubadors Band (Rain Date August 13)
August 20: Mopar Night (Rain Date August 27)
September 10: Final Cruise Night
Largest weekly cruise in New England
Trophies – 50/50 – Free Event – Weather Permitting
www.markscruisenight.com

Washington Commons Cruise Night – Route 5 – North Haven, CT
Every Monday Night starting May 7 – 5:00 pm until dark
Doo Wop Cruisers Car Club
For Info: www.doowopcruisers.com or (203) 641-4226

Tuesday
Wayback Burger – Cheshire Shopping Center – 957 South Main Street (Route 10) – Cheshire
Every Tuesday Starting May 8 – 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
For information: 203-439-0060 or Norm at 203-228-3465

Hook Line and Sinker – 458 River Road – Shelton
Every Tuesday starting May 1 through September 25, 2018 – 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Music – Giveaways – 50/50 – Great Food – Pool & Pinball Games inside
Trophy Night is on the 2nd Tuesday of the Month
All classics, customs, muscle cars and hot rods welcome
For more information: Mike at 203-814-8315

Pep Boys Car Cruise – 44 Berlin Turnpike – Berlin, CT
Every other Tuesday night beginning May 1 thru October 2 – 5:00pm – 8:00 pm
Hosted by The Over the Hill Gang
Hot Rods – Street Rods – Pro Street – Classics – Muscle Cars – Rat Rods
Music – Great Prizes – Raffles – Trophies
Facebook at Over the Hill Gang CT. for cancellations
For info: Bob Luce at 860-829-1084 or racenut5@comcast.net

Wednesday
Fritz’s Snack Bar – 72 Oxford Road – Oxford, CT
Every Wednesday starting May 2 – October – 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Kickoff cruise: Saturday, April 28, 2018 starting at 2:00 pm
Give Aways, 50/50 Raffles, Trophies every 2nd Wednesday
For more information: Bob (Chippy) Barbieri – 203-410-9401

Music on the Green – Route 10 – Downtown Southington
Every Wednesday starting May 23 thru September 5- 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Rain Date: Thursdays
No Event on July 4
Live Bands with Car Shows, Free Admission
Sponsored By Southington Parks & Recreation Dept.
Info on performers: www.southington.org/music

Club Corvette Cruise Night – Heav’nly Donuts – Route 34 – Derby, CT
Every Wednesday night starting May 11

Savin Rock Conference Center – Captain Thomas Blvd – West Haven, CT.
Every Wednesday night starting May 2 – 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm thru September
Antiques – Classics – Street Rods – Special Interest
Sponsored by Street Creepers Car Club

McDonald’s – 340 Main Street (Route 7) – Norwalk
Every Wednesday Night starting May 9 thru September – 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Open to vehicles 1992 and older & special interest cars
Great Cars – Great People – Music – Food
Coachmen Rod & Custom Car Club
For info: Nick (203)-856-2126

Thursday
Tri-Town Plaza – 814 Derby Avenue – Seymour, CT
Spring Dust-Off: Sunday, May 6, 2018 – 12:00 pm- 3:00 pm
Every other Thursday Starting May 10 thru September 27 – 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Rain Date: Following Thursday
Presented by Seymour Lions, Trophies and Awards Weekly
All classes of cars, trucks, and motorcycles welcome!
For more information: Corky at 203-619-1571 or Melissa at 203-430-9356

Goodies Drive-In – Cherry Street – Milford, CT.
Formerly “The Greeks”
Every Thursday night, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Sponsored by Cruisin’ East Car Club

Friday
Cross Pointe Plaza – 799 New Haven Road – Naugatuck, CT
Sponsored by Crosspointe Liquors
April 27 – Opening Night: 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Every other Friday night through September 28
Food, music, trophies, door prizes & cruising game
Grand Finale Cruise to be announced
Rain Date Following Friday unless noted on website

Walmart – 1100 New Haven Road – Naugatuck, CT
May 18, June 15, July 13, August 10, and September 21
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
No Rain Date – No Cutoff Date
Food, music, trophies, door prizes

McDonald’s – 693 Main Street – Torrington, CT.
Every Friday night from May through October – 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
DJ Music – Trophies -Door Prizes – Food
Sponsored by Connecticut Cruise News & Haymond Law

Hooters – Berlin Turnpike – Wethersfield, CT
Every Friday night – starting April 27 thru October – 6:00 – 9:00 pm
50/50 raffle, trophies, music, and more
Monthly Special Theme Nights
Raffles support the Children’s Burn Camp & Solnit North Campus
Info: www.ctgtoclub.org

Village Square Shopping Center – 401 Monroe Turnpike (Route 111) – Monroe, CT.
Every Friday night – May 11 – September 28 – 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Cut off year: 1978
Sponsored by Classic Nights Car Club
www.classicnights.com

McDonald’s – 1376 Boston Post Road (Route 1) – Milford, CT
Every Friday night starting May 4 thru September, 6:00 -9:00 pm
Music, 50/50, trophies
Cut-off Date: 1981
Sponsored by Blood, Sweat, and Gears Car Club
Info: Mike Long (203) 551-1968
http://bloodsweatandgearscarclub.com

Saturday
Wendy’s at the Colonial Plaza – 167 Thomaston Avenue, Waterbury, CT
Every Saturday night May 5 through September – 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
No cruises June 2 or July 7
Grand Finale Cruise – to be announced
Food, music, trophies, door prizes

Nick’s Country Kitchen – 3 Flanders Road – Bethlehem, CT
Every Saturday from May 26 – October 6, 3:30 pm – 8:00pm
No cruises May 26, June 2, July 7, July 21, and September 3
Special Cruises: July 28 (Christmas in July) – Rain Date August 4; August 11 (Food Drive) – Rain Date August 25; September 22 (Halloween Car Cruise) – Rain Date September 29
No cut-off year – all cars and trucks welcome
Trophies, Door Prizes, Food, Raffles, Food and Fun
Sponsored by: Nick’s Country Kitchen and the Tag Sale Shop

American Muscle Car Club Saturday Night Cruise
Class Act Auto Wash – 1275 East Main Street – Meriden, CT
Every 1st and 3rd Saturday of each month starting May 5 thru October 6 – 5:00pm – 8:00pm
All Muscle, Classic and Specialty cars welcome, No cut-off year
Trophies, Music, Food Truck, 50/50, come enjoy a fun night with the club that has the muscle!!!
For more info call Rob 203-500-9255 or e-mail info@amcc-ct.org

Bristol Auto Club – 430 North Main Street – Bristol, CT
Every Saturday night starting May 5 – October 6 – 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Trophies, Prizes, Food, Music, Hula Hoop Contest, and More
http://www.bristolautoclub.com

Sycamore Drive-In – 282 Greenwood Avenue – Bethel, CT.
Every Saturday night – May 5 thru September, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Music – Food and Car Hop Service
Sponsored by the Sycamore Knights
Info: Gene Austin, 282 Greenwood Avenue, Bethel, CT, 06801, (203) 748-2716

Bill’s Doo Wop Drive-In – Route 111 – Monroe, CT.
Every Saturday night starting April 21 thru October – 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Cut off year: 1985
Street rods, muscle cars, customs, and classics
Sponsored by the Monroe Street Rodders
www.billsdrive-in.com

Sunday
The Heavn’ly Donut – Route 34 – Derby, CT.
Every Sunday night – 6:30 pm – close
No cutoff – motorcycles, cars, trucks
Food – Oldies music