St. Ignace Car Show Weekend
June 22, 2023 - June 25, 2023
Schedule of Events:
Thursday, June 23rd: Cruise Night hosted by Kewadin Casinos with $10 free slot play – staging at 7 PM
Friday, June 24th: Down Memory Lane Parade at 7 PM. If you want to be in the Down Memory Lane Parade you MUST be at the airport no later than 6:30 PM. The Down Memory Lane Parade will be streaming live on 100.7 FM radio.
Saturday, June 25th: The Big Show! 8am-4pm
All of downtown from Church Street to Marquette is closed for the show from 5 AM – 5 PM
12:00PM-3PM on Saturday, join us in the Old School Cool Feature Lot! Ed Reavie and his son Sean, Linda Vaughn, and our special guests will be on hand for book signing and great conversation!
Check out live music, Featured Vehicle Lot with vendors, special guests, Pfaff Designs St. Ignace Cup presented by Amsoil, Old School Cool feature lot, and much more at the Show Headquarters (Little Bear Arena)
Muscle on the Mac Bridge Crossing staging at 8 PM at Little Bear
Fireworks at dusk
Sunday, June 26th: Award Ceremony at 10 AM in the Featured Vehicle Lot (Little Bear Arena)
Guest of Honor – Ken Lingenfelter
Our guest of honor this year is Ken Lingenfelter of Lingenfelter Performance Engineering and The Lingenfelter Collection. Ken, the son of a General Motors executive, has a love for stylish, high-performance automobiles.
We are proud to announce Linda Vaughn, American motor racing personality who has been described as the "preeminent beauty queen of stock car racing" and "The First Lady of Motorsports" will be attending the 2022 car show.
Join us for the 46th Annual St. Ignace Car Show Weekend, June 23rd -26th, 2022!
This ALL makes, ALL models show has taken over downtown St. Ignace the last weekend of June for 45 years! We’re especially excited to see the return of some perennial favorites that have been missing for the last two years as well as some brand new activities.
NEW THIS YEAR: We will be offering FREE off-site spectator parking with a FREE shuttle running all day Saturday. Park at the Mackinac County Airport (1220 N. State St., follow signage or speak to lot attendee with questions) and the shuttle will be running from the Airport to the Show Headquarters ALL DAY LONG. Shuttle hours will be 7am-7pm on Saturday.
Save yourself the hassle of trying to find parking and be sure to check out the Featured Vehicles, Special Guests, Vendors, Sponsors, Pfaff Designs St. Ignace Cup Presented by Amsoil, and more at the Show Headquarters at Little Bear East Arena.
Hotel rooms sell fast so book your rooms today! Places To Stay
This event is organized by the St. Ignace Visitors Bureau. Many of our events do not make a profit and those that do, fund activities for guests in St. Ignace including weekly fireworks and nightly music in the summer, and contributions to local programs for downtown beautification and upgrades. The St. Ignace Visitors Bureau is able to make these contributions to the betterment of our town as a whole, and your experience as a visitor, through stays in St. Ignace hotels. To this end, we highly recommend that you stay in a St. Ignace hotel when you visit, to help make these events possible. Thank you for your support of our community!
Registration $35 per vehicle. 2022 Car Show Weekend Registration
- Show space and awards ceremony (awards include Top 40 and 8-12 Specialty Awards with cash prizes)
- Thursday Night Cruise Night admission
- Inclusion in Down Memory Lane Parade
- Muscle on the Mac Bridge Crossing Saturday Evening
AFTER JUNE 1: pre-registration will still be available but the price will increase to $35.
ON-SITE REGISTRATION: You may register at the Registration Tent Headquarters across the street from the Little Bear Arena, on Thursday June 23rd from Noon-5pm, and Friday June 24th, from Noon-5pm, or at Little Bear on Saturday June 25th from 8am until 12:00 Noon.
St Ignace Cup 2022 Presented by Amsoil
We are proud to announce the return of the St. Ignace Cup for 2022. This prestigious award will recognize exceptional automobiles showcased at the 2022 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. Cars featured in this competition are hand-selected in the months prior to the show. If you feel your car is a cut above the rest and should be considered for this exclusive competition, please email a detailed description, several high-res photos, and contact information to email@example.com. Registration for the Cup is $50, and the forms will be sent to you directly if you are selected.2022 St. Ignace Cup Information
Master Builder – Gas Axe Garage
Mike Boerema of Gas Axe Garage, St. Johns, MI, is our Master Builder this year. Known as a true working persons' hot rod and custom shop, Gas Axe specializes in designing and building classic hop-ups and a reliable source for many vintage parts.
Keven Byrd from Two Guys Garage is coming to our show. Look for him at Little Bear Arena with his LS-Powered BMW M3!
2022 St. Ignace Cup Winners
3nd Annual St. Ignace Cup Winner/Best of Show
1930 Ford Model A
Creative Rod & Custom
St. Ignace 6
2007 Dodge Magnum
White Lake, MI
Ryan Devriendt & Szott Performance
Ford Falcon Hardtop
Garden City, MI
Janice & Jerry Cusmano
1952 Chevrolet Pickup
Paul Van Nus
Chevy Camero Coupe
Pontiac Firebird Coupe
Benton Harbor, MI
All Speed Customs