CARnival Car Show and 15th Anniversary Celebration

(June 6, 2018)

Join us for the AACA Museum, Inc. CARnival Car Show and 15th Anniversary Celebration on Saturday, June 16, 2018, from 9 AM to 2 PM.

This fun-filled day will include all makes, models, and years of vehicles in our Car Show. Our 2018 featured marque Mustang will allow Mustang owners registered in the show to park in a special area. As a part of the day, we will have a special Behind the Scenes tour, a variety of vendor booths, a 50/50 raffle, and family-friendly activities including Games, Car Finger Painting, Valve Cover Racing, Entertainment, and more! There will be food and beverage available for purchase from Poppa J’s Concessions.

New to 2018 are tethered hot air balloon rides provided by the US Hot Air Balloon Team. Get the chance to test out the balloon on a tethered ride before committing to a full one! Rides are just $15 per person. Hot air balloon rides are weather permitting and are not able to operate in windy or rainy conditions. Tethered hot air balloon rides will be available from 10 AM to 12 PM.

Vehicle Registration
Register your vehicle today online or print out a form and mail it in! Our special Early Registration Prices end on June 8, 2018, and are just $15. A regular admission price of $20 will begin June 9, 2018. Day of registrants will be accepted. There is no spectator admission fee for the CAR show area or the activities, except the tethered Hot Air Balloon Rides for $15 per person. Also, make sure to pick up a CARnival T-Shirt for $15 to remember your day by! Register Online or Fill Out a Registration Form

Event Timeline
8 AM – Car Show Registration
9 AM – 2 PM – CARnival Fun!
• Photo Stop
• Spin the prize wheel
• Wacky Big Trikes
• Car Finger Painting
• Games
• Vendor Booth
• Food Vendors
10 AM – 12 PM – Tethered Hot Air Balloon Rides
12:30 PM – 1:15 PM – Education Table
• Vehicle Scavenger Hunt
• Trash Car Build
1 PM – Behind the Scenes Tour
1:45 PM Celebratory Cupcakes
2 PM – Remarks/Awards/50/50 Drawing

Awards will be given out for Best of Show and People’s Choice, new to this year is the AACA Museum, Inc. 15th Anniversary Award. To celebrate our newest exhibit Mustangs: Six Generations of America’s Favorite Pony Car, we will have an America’s Favorite Pony Car award.

Cool off by checking out our exhibits inside! In our Williams-Clyne Gallery, we have a terrific trio of Thunderbirds from the International Thunderbird Club. Throughout the Museum is our Mustangs: Six Generations of America’s Favorite Pony Car. General admission to the AACA Museum, Inc. is $12.50 for Regular admission, $11.50 for seniors age 61 and older, $9.50 for juniors age 4-12, children age 3 and under, AACA Museum, Inc. Members and AACA Members are FREE.

Thank you to our 2018 CARnival Sponsors!

This annual tradition is a fun way to spend the day and is family friendly. Also, a perfect way to spend the day with “dad” on Father’s Day weekend.