Ticonderoga Car Show Sunday

Ti Car ShowThe 21st annual Ticonderoga Area Car Show rolls into town this weekend.

The event will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday, August 4, in Ticonderoga’s Bicentennial Park. There will also be a number of special events on Saturday leading up to the event.

The show, which is a judged “Super Wheels Showdown” qualifying event, features a few hundred vehicles with awards presented in 28 different classes. The overall winner will earn an opportunity to show their car at the “Super Wheels Showdown” in Boston in October.

During the car show there will be food, vendors, a 50/50 raffle, a silent auction, and live music by Jerry’s Juke Box.

There will also be a variety of fames including a Piston Toss, Muffler Wrap and a Hoola-Hoop Contest.

The first 150 People registered will receive a goody bag and dash plaque.

As part of the Car Show, the Kiwanis Club will host its annual Duck Race, at 11 a.m. on the LaChute River in Bicentennial Park. Ducks will be available for purchase Sunday morning.

The show is open to anyone who would like to enter a car. Vehicle owners can register the morning of the event and the cost is $20. All vehicles must be on the grounds by 10:45 a.m.

At 11 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 3, there will be a Community Cruise starting at Best Western Plus and traveling through the Ticonderoga area. There will also be a Cruise-In from 2 to 4 p.m. in downtown Ticonderoga and there will be music in front of the Chamber of Commerce office.

The downtown portion of Montcalm Street will be closed to traffic during the Cruise-In. Awards will be given at the Cruise-In. The Downtown Cruise-In is open to the public

Admission for spectators for all car show events is free.

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