Start your engines – the Port Colborne car show is back in town
Thursday cruise nights in Port Colborne return to the downtown area for the summer, “Where great cars and better friends gather.” Give in to the feeling of nostalgia with those who share a passion for classic car shows during an annual tradition that has been going strong since 2014. Just a 10-minute drive from Sherkston Shores Beach Resort & Campground, guests and residents all ages are encouraged to venture off the resort to experience some small town living while enjoying incredible vehicles ranging from the classics to the latest hot rods.
Thursday cruise night is organized by the Port Colborne Downtown Cruisers Association to bring the community together. This annual tradition has been going strong since 2014, creating cherished celebration for all who attend. Cruise night gives visitors the opportunity to relive old memories and make new friends from around the Niagara region.
From proud owners of a golden oldies to admiring spectators, every visitor can enjoy specials offered by local businesses! Port Colborne cruise night takes place every Thursday from 5 p.m. – 9 p.m. on Clarence St.
Thursday Theme Nights
- Ford Night- June 28
- Truck and Tractor Night- July 5
- Mopar Night- July 12
- Rat Rod Night- July 19
- Youth Night- July 26
- Canal Days Pre-Show- August 2
- Corvette Night- August 9
- Import Night- August 16
- Hot Rod Night- August 23
- Bike Night- August 30
- Cars and Coffee- September 6
- Awards Night- September 13
For more information about cruise nights, visit the official Port Colborne Downtown Cruisers Association Facebook page or website.
While you’re visiting downtown Port Colborne, make sure you also take a walk along the Port Promenade where you can explore the various shops and restaurants of Historic West Street and the Downtown Business District.
In addition, car enthusiasts will want to mark their calendars for Sunday, August 5 to attend Napa’s 26th Annual Classic Car Show. Just head down Killaly Street and Westside Road in Port Colborne during this year’s 40th annual Canal Days Festival! Because this car show keeps growing bigger each year, it now attracts vehicles from all over Ontario and Western New York, featuring models from the 50s, 60s, and 70s. Attendees can also enjoy a day of live entertainment and food vendors.
You won’t want to stop by Port Colborne without visiting one of the best beaches in southern Ontario at Sherkston Shores! Complete your weekend with a vacation getaway jam-packed with waterpark and beach fun. Our resort also includes comfortable accommodations like RV and tent sites, or fully furnished cottage rentals!
Share this schedule with other classic car buffs, they’ll be happy you did.