MotorCities National Heritage Area
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Events

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Tell us when you plan to visit the MotorCites National Heritage Area and we will find some possible events for you. We hope to see you soon!

 

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  • Event Title Lecture series: D.E. Johnson
  • Event Date(s) Monday, May 14, 2018
  • Event Location R.E. Olds Transportation Museum
  • Event Description Join us as D.E. Johnson, author of the Will Anderson Detroit Mystery Series talks about early 20th Century Detroit, electric cars and the rise of the auto industry. Copies of his books will be available for purchase, and a book signing will immediately follow the lecture. Free and open to the public. Call 517.372.0529 for more information.

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  • Event Title Cruisin’ with the Classics
  • Event Date(s) Tuesday, May 15, 2018
  • Event Location Westland Friendship Center
  • Event Description Hosted by Don Nicholson, see some great vehicles and enjoy food and raffles during this special evening! The Westland Friendship Center is located at 1119 North Newburgh Road in Westland. Dash plaques for the first 100 vehicles. Call 734.658.5296 for more information.

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  • Event Title Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix
  • Event Date(s) Friday, June 1 through Sunday, June 3, 2018
  • Event Location Belle Isle, Detroit
  • Event Description Present by Lear Held on Belle Isle Park, this event features the cars of the Verizon IndyCar Series, the exotic sports cars of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship and more. More information and tickets are available at www.detroitgp.com.

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  • Event Title Eastpointe Cruisin’ Gratiot
  • Event Date(s) Saturday, June 16, 2018
  • Event Location Gratiot Avenue in Eastpointe, MI
  • Event Description This event spans across an entire week, featuring car shows daily, leading up to the big event on Saturday.

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  • Event Title Motor Muster
  • Event Date(s) Saturday, June 16 through Sunday, June 17, 2018
  • Event Location Greenfield Village in Dearborn
  • Event Description A celebration of one of the innovative eras of American automotive history, 1933-1976, on the streets of Greenfield Village in Dearborn.

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  • Event Title EyesOn Design
  • Event Date(s) Sunday, June 17, 2018
  • Event Location Edsel & Eleanor Ford House in Grosse Pointe Shores
  • Event Description Automotive Design Exhibition – Each year, this event at the Edsel & Eleanor Ford House in Grosse Pointe Shores attracts the transportation design community, collectors and the general public.

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  • Event Title Sloan Museum Auto Fair
  • Event Date(s) Saturday, June 23 through Sunday, June 24, 2018
  • Event Location Crossroads Village & Huckleberry Railroad in Flint
  • Event Description A fun-filled 2-day show at Flint’s Crossroads Village & Huckleberry Railroad with music, entertainment, vendors and, of course, more than 600 of the best looking cars, trucks and motorcycles around.

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  • Event Title 6th Annual All American Cruise
  • Event Date(s) Saturday, July 14, 2018
  • Event Location On Wayne Road in Westland from Joy to Glenwood in Westland
  • Event Description FREE drive-in movie and entertainment starting at 8 p.m. at Westland Bowl featuring “Back to the Future,” sponsored by Services To Enhance Potential (STEP).

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  • Event Title Cruisin’ with STEP
  • Event Date(s) Thursday, July 19, 2018
  • Event Location 450 S. Venoy, Westland, MI
  • Event Description Services To Enhance Potential – features music, raffles, food and fun!

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  • Event Title Concours d'Elegance of America
  • Event Date(s) Friday, July 27 through Sunday, July 29, 2018
  • Event Location The Inn at St. John’s in Plymouth
  • Event Description The Inn at St. John’s in Plymouth offers its grounds for displaying invited world-class vehicles. More information on all three days of activities and tickets is available at www.concoursusa.org.

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  • Event Title Car Capitol Auto Show
  • Event Date(s) Saturday, July 28 2018
  • Event Location Michigan State Capitol
  • Event Description The R.E. Olds Transportation Museum’s annual car show in Lansing is open to all makes of cars, trucks and motorcycles. See vehicles from the 1900s to 2018.