Golden Memories

FREE EVENT

Date: Sunday, September 16, 2018
Time: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

This very special event is exclusively for original or authentically restored vehicles produced in 1968 or earlier. The Golden Memories Automobile Gathering is sponsored by Friends of Sloan*Longway, making it free to exhibitors and attendees. We welcome all authentic and original automobiles 1968 and prior. No visual modifications are allowed.

Registration takes place between 9 a.m. and 12 p.m. the day of the event. Driver and one passenger will receive free admission to the show grounds, Sloan Museum, and 10% off all Sloan Museum store purchases. Dash plaques to the first 200 vehicles.

The show is free and open to the public to walk among the vehicles. Sloan Museum is currently free to all visitors as well, every day through December 9, 2018. This event is non-competitive, so there will be no judging; just a relaxing day with friends and fellow car enthusiasts who love well-preserved and restored automobiles. Lottery drawing for the dash plaque vehicle of the 2019 show. Special recognition and a pass-in review for vehicles celebrating 50, 75, and 100 year anniversaries.

Congratulations to our 2017 dash plaque featured vehicle: 1930 Ford A owned by Jim & Jackie Booth of Davison.
For more information, contact Sloan Museum at 810-237-3450 or Devin Shaw at 810-577-6926, or send an email .

Sloan Museum Auto Fair

June 23 & 24, 2018

Sloan Museum Auto Fair is presented by Genisys Credit Union . The show is June 23 & 24, 2018. New location this year! The 2018 show will be at Crossroads Village & Huckleberry Railroad. Get all the details at at SloanAutoFair.com.

Event Time: Saturday 9-5 p.m. & Sunday 9-3 p.m.
Register your vehicle: Download the form now or register online.(NOTE: there is a fee of $2 for registering online.)
Register as a Vendor: Download the form now or register online(NOTE: there is a fee of $2 for registering online.) New Vendors, please download the form and send in. Do NOT register online as you will be charged.

There is a location change for the 2018 Sloan Museum Auto Fair. This year’s event will be held at Crossroads Village & Huckleberry Railroad on June 23 & 24, 2018. It's a great opportunity to enjoy rare, collectible cars in a beautiful, historic setting. While we anticipate returning to the Flint Cultural Center and Sloan Museum in subsequent years, we’re excited to welcome you to Crossroads Village & Huckleberry Railroad this summer.

All of the activities that normally take place at Crossroads Village & Huckleberry Railroad, will continue during our Auto Fair. The carousel, Ferris wheel, kids rides, riverboat and Huckleberry Railroad will all be in action. All the demonstrations will be active inside the 20 plus buildings, such as the blacksmith, the granary, the animal park, the magicians and singing minstrels. General admission to the Show will continue to be $7 for adults age 12 and up, children 11 and under free are for Village Only entrance. These prices will not pertain to train and boat ticket prices. Train and boat tickets will be $5.00 per person and 24 months and under are free.

The vehicle registration will continue to be the same rates as last year. Vehicles registered by June 15: non-judged $15, judged vehicles $20. Vehicles registered Day of Show non-judged $20 and judged $25. Registered vehicles will continue to receive wristbands for the driver and passenger, which includes free entry to the Village and show.

Normal Crossroads Village & Huckleberry Railroad activities and amenities, will continue during our Auto Fair. The vintage amusement rides, Genesee Belle paddle wheel riverboat, and Huckleberry Railroad will all be in operation. Enjoy trades demonstrations and displays inside the 20 plus buildings, such as the blacksmith, the print shop, the cider mill, the Colewell Opera House and even singing minstrels. General admission to the Show will continue to be $7 for adults age 12 and up, children 11 and under free are for Village Only entrance. These prices DO NOT include admission onto the Huckleberry Railroad, Genesee Belle or vintage amusement rides. Train and boat tickets will be $5.00 per person and 24 months and under are free. Vintage amusement ride tickets are $1.25 each or 4 for $4.00 and it is one ticket per ride.

Saturday’s general admission hours are 9 am till 5 pm, Sundays hours are 9 am till 3 pm. Village admission will be as follows:

Village and car show only - Adults 12 and up $7.00, children 11 and under are free.

Huckleberry Railroad - $5 per person. 24 months and under are free. Departures on Saturday will be 12 pm, 2 pm, 4 pm. Departures on Sunday will be 12 pm and 2 pm.

Genesee Belle - $5 per person. 24 months and under are free. Departures on Saturday will be 1 pm, 2 pm, 3 pm and 4 pm. Departures on Sunday will be 12 pm, 1 pm, and 2 pm.

The Charles W. Parker Carousel, Superior Wheel, miniature mechanical pony cart, miniature Flyer Train, Venetian swing, and wheelchair accessible swing: $1.25 each or 4 for $4.00.

There will be no deluxe ticket reductions. Crossroads Village & Huckleberry Railroad Annual passes can still be used on these days.

Display Only Vehicles (non-judged) $15 if registered by June 15, $20 day of the show. Register online. (NOTE: there is a fee of $2 for registering online.)

Judged vehicles $20 if registered by June 15, $25 day of the show.

Treasures in the Meadows– Four categories: Automotive, Antiques & Collectibles, Arts & Crafts and Vehicles for Sale. More details. Questions about being a Vendor? Call Dan Bower at 810.938.8046 or send an email beatleboots1949@comcast.net.

One Cruise-In this year: Friday, June 22 at the Flushing A in Flushing, from 5pm until 8pm. Please note: There is not an organized cruise to or from the Flushing A. Everyone please gather and enjoy a wonderful night of beautiful vehicles.

For more information on this year’s event:

  • Call – (810) 237-3450 #5
  • Email – marketing@SloanAutoFair.org.
  • Website – SloanAutoFair.com.
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