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St. Ignace Car Cruise Weekend

June 24 - June 27


2021 Event Details
    Registration Includes:

  • Guided cruises with cruise captains, “motor medics”, and special deals and discounts along the way
  • Participation in awards ceremony and chance to win
  • Commemorative gift
  • Inclusion in downtown street show, if restrictions allow
  • Live Music
  • Vendor Village
  • Featured Vehicle Lot
  • Special Guests
  • Pfaff Designs St. Ignace Cup Presented by Amsoil
  • Bridge Fare north and south for Muscle on the Mac

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Northern Paradise Cruise – Thursday June 24, 10 AM. Cruise through the heart of the Eastern Upper Peninsula and make a stop in Paradise. Continue on to scenic Whitefish Point to tour the lighthouse and bird sanctuary. Save time for a stop at Tahquamenon Falls State Park.

Woodland Dunes Cruise Presented by Top of the Lake Snowmobile Museum– Friday, June 25, 10 AM. Head west along US-2 and take in the picturesque sand dunes on your way to the quaint town of Naubinway. Visit the Top of the Lake Snowmobile Museum and stop for a traditional pasty along the way. Kids need a break? Stop at the Mystery Spot, the Deer Ranch, and GarLyn Zoo.

North Huron Heritage Cruise Presented by Les Cheneaux Distillers– Friday, June 25, 4 PM. Take a drive east to the Les Cheneaux islands. Known for their dedication to antique wooden boats (there is a boat building school and the annual Les Cheneaux Antique Wooden Boat Show) these small islands off the shore of Cedarville and Hessel offer a picturesque backdrop as well as protection from strong winds. Stop for a bite at Les Cheneaux Distillers and pop in the Les Cheneaux Historical Museum and Maritime Museum.

St Ignace Cup 2021

We are proud to announce the return of the St. Ignace Cup for 2021. This prestigious award will recognize exceptional automobiles showcased at the 2021 St. Ignace Car Cruise Weekend. The Pfaff Designs St. Ignace Cup, will be presented by AMSOIL during the Sunday Winners Circle Awards ceremony. The St. Ignace Cup is the ONLY car show peer judged competition in the country and  the country's largest cash prize for an outdoor show.

St. Ignace Cup Details

Awards Ceremony

– Sunday, June 27, 10 AM. Includes Top 10 awards presented by Eaton Springs, specialty cash prize awards, and the Pfaff Designs St. Ignace Cup presented by Amsoil with $5,000 first place prize.

Muscle on the Mac Bridge Cruise presented by Cruis’News

– Saturday, June 26, 8 PM. This cruise is the highlight of the weekend! Join fellow car enthusiasts for a sunset cruise across the Mighty Mackinac Bridge and try to break the Mackinac Bridge Record for highest horsepower on the bridge at once. Fireworks to follow.

Schedule subject to change. Registrants will receive updates and “before you go” newsletter with key information prior to the event weekend.

The 2019 St. Ignace Car Show Weekend was a great success. Hundreds of all make, all model cars and trucks registered and a record number of automobile enthusiasts enjoyed perfect car show weather. Judges had their work cut out for them. These are the final winners of St. Ignace Cup, Specialty Awards and Top 40 Pick. Congratulations to the 2019 winners!

2019 St. Ignace Car Show Winner List PDF


2019 St. Ignace Car Show Winners


1st Annual St. Ignace Cup Winner/Best of Show

Dave Jolly

1938 Lincoln Zephyr

Norval, ON

Arthur Wadsworth
1971 Plymouth Duster
St. Clair Shores, MI

St. Ignace 6

Kevin Anderson
1947 "Crystal" Cadillac
Indianapolis, IN

Steve Demeter
1957 Chevrolet Bel Air
Livonia, MI

Nick Perry
1971 Plymouth Barracuda "Medusa"
Muskegon, MI

Dan Bouchard
1958 Ford F100
Groton, CT

St. Ignace Specialty Awards

Kress Reavie Memorial Award

Sponsored by Ed Reavie
Jake Quinton & Janice White
1955 Buick Century
Sault Ste. Marie, ON

Swope Family Choice

In Memory of Jack Swope
Sponsored by the Swope Family
Steve Demeter
1957 Chevrolet Bel Air
Livonia, MI

Throttle Gals Pick

Sponsored by Throttle Gals
Nancy Phend
1967 Chevrolet Chevelle
Clarkston, MI

Guest of Honor Pick
Dennis Gage

Sponsored by National Parts Depot
Steve Golick
1961 Ford Falcon
Chelsea, MI

Designers Pick
Murray Pfaff

Sponsored by Pfaff Designs
Greg O'Connell
1965 Dodge Coronet
Clinton Twp, MI

Top Truck

Sponsored by Extang
Dwight Polzin
1969 Chevrolet C10 Pickup
Fenton, MI

Creative Classic

Sponsored by Classic Instruments
Jim & Collette Conway
Custom 1934 Chevy Roadster
Kalamazoo, MI

Sweet Seats

Sponsored by Katzkin
Mike Bogos
1965 Oldsmobile Chrysler 442 Convertible
Howell, MI

Engineered Excellence

Sponsored by Ididit
Joe Holyfield
1974 MGB “Double Agent”
Wixom, MI

Chief of Police Pick:
Chief Tony Brown

Sponsored by Painless Product
Rick Smith
1957 Ford Fairlane 500
Madison Heights, MI

Ready To Race

Sponsored by Rosebush Racing
Dominic & Megan Palazzolo
1964 Mercury Comet 2 Door Sedan
Warren, MI

Potent Power Plant

Sponsored by Roush
Ron & Barb Prunty
1969 Mustang Mach I
Kent City, MI

Save The Stick

Sponsored by Tremec
Tom Wright
1959 Chevrolet Corvette
Baroda, MI

Wicked Wheels

Sponsored by Vanguard
Dan Leach
1978 Ford F150 4x4
Allendale, MI


St. Ignace Top 40


June 24
June 27
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