Car Show

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The 27th Annual Hot Nights Cool Rides Car Show will be held on Saturday, August 18, 2018 along historic Main Street! 


The fun begins on Friday night, August 17, at 6:00 PM with a cruise in at the Rutherford County Farmers Market on Park

Square just off Main Street!  The Ocean Boulevard Band, from nearby Cleveland County, will be taking the stage at 6:00 PM!  Cruise In cars are asked to park in the parking areas immediately adjacent to the Rutherford County Farmers Market. All others are asked to park on Main Street and in the municipal lots between Main Street and Trade Street.  Don't forget to bring a chair!


Early registration for the car show will be held on Friday, August 17 from 2:00 PM-8:00 PM at Main Street Meetings, 108 East Main Street.  Registration is just $25 per car and includes a commemorative t-shirt!


Come early, preregister your car, enjoy dinner at one of our Main Street restaurants, and then make your way to the cruise in are and listen to some great music!  Don't forget your chair or blanket!


There is plenty of free, public parking available in the lots between Main Street and Trade Street.


On Saturday, we will close Main Street at Broadway Street and Church Street to everyone except show cars at 7:00 AM!  Registration will be held from 9:00 AM-2:00 PM at Main Street Meetings, 108 East Main Street.  Live music from Josh and Tyler 9:30-10:45, Jack Roper and the Weatherman Band from 11:30 AM- 1:30; Wiregrass from 2:30 PM- 4:30 PM; and Night Move from 5:30 PM-7:30 PM.  Between acts, the Sound Connection will be spinning favorite dance songs for the crowd!  Keep an eye out for everyone's favorite deputy, Barney Fife!  Food vendors as well as Main Street restaurants will have lots of delicious food available.


The car show is an alcohol free, pet free event.


Follow the event on FB at Hot Nights Cool Rides Forest City Car Show or on FB at Forest City Events.


For more information call:  828-247-4417.