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Autodate: A listing of auto events near you

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JUNE 1-3

The Camaro County F Body Group is holding its 10th annual Show ‘n Shine June 1-3 at the Fort Erie Leisureplex, 3 Municipal Centre Dr., Fort Erie. All-makes cruise night Friday evening; main show Saturday and Sunday open to all Camaros and Firebirds. Niagara Parkways cruise Saturday. Awards Sunday. Information at 647-625-1299

June 2

Exotic Car Rides Charity Event for the James Fund in support of Hospital for Sick Children, Take a spirited ride in an exotic sports car — Viper, Ferrari, Porsche, Lamborghini, Corvette and more, around an autoslalom course for your $25 donation to the James Fund to fight neuroblastoma. Car Show included. Organized by ILR Car Control School Inc. Powerade Centre, 7575 Kennedy Rd., Brampton. Noon till 5 p.m. Details at or call 905-473-9500.


The 3rd annual Bayfield Old Bike Day will be held June 3 at Clan Gregor Town Square in Bayfield. No registration, no judging, no vendors. This show and shine between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. will be on grass so please bring something to place under the bike stands.

Upper Canada Region of the Porsche Club of America is holding its Concours between 9:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. at Appleby College, 540 Lakeshore W, Oakville. L6K LP1 . This will be a peer-judged event. Non-members may enter their Porsche cars. Spectators are welcome free of charge. Information at or email [email protected]

June 9 & 10

The Simcoe County Museum and the Historical Construction Equipment Association of Canada present Wheels & Tracks In Motion at the Simcoe County Museum, 1151 Highway 26, just minutes north of Barrie, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Vintage construction equipment, tractors, classic trucks and other historical vehicles will be on display and there will be live demonstrations of steam-powered rollers and shovels, vintage road building equipment and more. Refreshments for sale. Information at or call 705-728-3721.


The Belleville Lions Club 2nd annual Show and Shine car show, Zwick’s Park, 8 a.m. until 3 p.m. Vehicle Registration $5. Info (613) 969-4498.

JUNE 15-17

The Central Ontario Ride for Sight will be held at Tudhope Park in Orillia, June 15-17. The Ride of Sight is a weekend of celebrations, live music, motorcycle parade, bike games and more! Canada’s longest-running motorcycle charity fundraiser is held in support of the Foundation Fighting Blindness. For more information visit: or call 1-800-461-3331

The Canadian Vintage Motorcycle Group presents the 40th National Parts Vintage Motorcycle Rally at the Paris Fairgrounds. $5 admission Friday noon till 6 p.m., Saturday 8 a.m. till 5 p.m., Sunday 8 a.m. till noon. Swap meet, road runs, games and seminars. Food vendors.

June 16 & 17

Stearns Memorial Track Day at James T. Field Memorial Airport, Huron Park, Ont. (approx. 2 miles west of Centralia) in support of the Canadian Cancer Society. This even is for the auto enthusiast who wants to enjoy the thrill of a high-performance car on a cnon-competitive slalom road course. Rain or shine. BBQ. Info at or [email protected] or 519-627-8776.


The 19th annual Gravenhurst Car Show sponsored by Canadian Tire will be held at the Gull Lake Rotary Park in Gravenhurst on Saturday, June 16, from 9 a.m. till 6 p.m. Free registration. Become a participant by contacting the Gravenhurst Chamber of Commerce at [email protected]


Yorkville Exotic Car Show, Father’s Day, Sunday, June 17, noon till 5 p.m. Join the fun as an exhibitor/participant, sponsor or spectator along with thousands of automobile enthusiasts from across southern Ontario. Spectacular red-carpet event will take place on the Mink Mile section of Bloor St. Proceeds to Prostate Cancer Canada.

25th annual Classics Against Cancer car show in Cedarvale Park in downtown Georgetown in Halton Hills, just 15 minutes north of the 401. Between 300 and 400 classic cars will be on display: model Ts to British and European cars to pre-war American cars to muscle cars of the 60s and 70s. DJ, fun for kids, food and vendors selling car stuff. Proceeds to Childhood Cancer campaign — nearly a half-million dollars raised to date. Details at or call Chris Miller at 905-877-6826

The Ontario Jaguar Owners’ Association is holding their annual Concours d’Elegance on Sunday, June 17, from 12:30 to 4 p.m. at the Ontario Science Centre. Jaguars from early classics to the latest models will be displayed and judged. Visitors (small entrance fee, children free) are welcome and can get up close to some outstanding cars. Jaguar non-member owners can register prior to 12 noon in order to have their cars judged. See our website,, for details, fees, entry forms and contact information.

July 8

The local chapters of the Lions Club & Chamber of Commerce are pleased to announce that the 19th Annual Tottenham Classic Car & Truck Show will be returning once again this year to the Tottenham Conservation Area Sunday, July 8, from 8 a.m. till 4 p.m. Pre 1986 vehicles. For information please contact John Groen at [email protected] or 905-936 4857 or visit

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