Sloan Museum Auto Fair

July 16, August 20, September 17, 2020

Sloan Museum Auto Fair is sponsored by Shea Automotive Group and HAP. Whether you are a car lover or a car owner, these cruise-in car shows are for you! Sloan Museum Auto Fair invites you to join us at Shea Automotive, located at the corner of Linden and Corunna Roads. Mark your calendars for every third Thursday of the month this summer, July through September. Register today for just $5 for each cruise-in or register for $15 and be guaranteed a dash plaque in September! Your registration fee helps Sloan Museum maintain, purchase, and restore vehicles. Thank you for your support! The Sloan Museum Auto Fair Cruise-in Car Shows at sponsored by Shea Automotive Group and HAP.

Third Thursdays: July 16, August 20, September 17 from 5:00-8:00 PM each night.

$5 per cruise-in, $15 for all three with a guaranteed dash plaque in September

Register for July 16

Register for August 20

Register for September 17

These will be a parked car events. We will park vehicles every other parking space to ensure social distancing. Owners are welcome to get out of their vehicles and sit in a lawn chair or wander around the event. Food trucks and possibly dessert wagons on-site as well. Our DJ from the last few shows, Scott Kuhl, will be at each event playing music. Last, but definitely not least, we'll have Fan Favorite awards for first, second, and third place. Owners and spectators will be able to vote for their favorite vehicle. Those with the most votes will win! We'll announce the winners at the end of each night.

Shea Automotive Group is located at 5135 Corunna Rd, Flint, MI 48532.

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Golden Memories 2020

FREE EVENT for exhibitors and attendees

Date: Sunday, September 20, 2020
Event Time: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Vehicle Registration: 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
Location: Flint Cultural Center
Sponsored by: Friends of Sloan*Longway, Roaring 20's Ice Cream Parlor, and Hot Dog Heaven

This very special event is exclusively for original or authentically restored vehicles produced in 1970 or earlier. No visual modifications are allowed. The show is free and open to the public to walk among the vehicles. 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.

• The first 175 vehicle receive dash plaques.
• Driver and one passenger will receive free admission to Flint Institute of Arts.
• Drawings every hour for two free hot dogs and an ice cream cone.
Suitcase Swap Meet: Vehicle owners can sell or trade item(s) small enough to fit into a suitcase next to their vehicle.
Vehicle Owner’s Choice Award: Vehicle owners can vote for the award winner.
Youngest Registrant Award: Given to the youngest registrant, this award inspires younger generations to keep our golden memories alive.
• Special recognition for cars 50, 75, & 100 years-old with a pass-in review.
• Next year’s dash plaque winner is selected through a lottery-style drawing.

Some adjustments have been made to the show’s layout due to construction at Sloan Museum in the Flint Cultural Center. Trailer parking will be the same, and the show will continue to be the same, laid-back, DJ-free event that you love. Thank you for your suggestions for ways to improve the show.

Congratulations to our 2019 dash plaque featured vehicle: 1929 Ford Model A owned by Leroy & Phyllis Truman.

For more information, contact Sloan Museum at 810-237-3450 or Devin Shaw at 810-577-6926, or send an email .

Cars & Bars Fundraiser 2019

Hosted by Dr. Bobby Mukkamala

Date: Wednesday, September 11, 2019
Time: 5:00-8:30 p.m.
Location: Bobby’s Warehouse, 1111 James P. Cole Blvd. Flint, MI 48503
Tickets: $50 per person, includes appetizers and 2 drink tickets

View over 55 unique cars, from classics to concepts, featuring special cars collected by friends of Bobby. Bring your own classic ride, enjoy the fun, and showcase your own special car. Enjoy food, drinks, music, and more. Catered by Brick Street. All proceeds benefit Flint Institute of Music and Sloan Museum.

Would you like to support Sloan Museum and Flint Institute of Music by sponsoring this event? Contact Debbe Campbell at 810-237-7391 or Lauralyn McIntosh at 810-237-7331 for more information. Click here to download the sponsor form.

Thank you to our sponsors!


Victor and Inga Rabinkov


Brick Street Bar & Grill

Persuadable Research Corporation

Back To The Bricks

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