List of Car Shows in Ontario

by Alicia Vaillancourt-Flotte

Car enthusiasts, collectors and owners have their choice of 30 different car shows held in Ontario, Canada, in the year 2010. The show schedule starts in mid-March and continues into mid-September.

Mopar Fest

Mopar Fest is not only the largest of all Canada’s Mopar car events, it is also a non-profit organization.

Mopar Fest is not only the largest of all Canada’s Mopar car events, it is also a non-profit organization, which has donated $1,914,800 to charity in the last 15 years. In 2010, the 31st annual Mopar Fest, held in August, is planning to feature more than 1600 classic and modified Mopar vehicles, 200 vendors and more than 20,000 spectators. Mopar Fest 2 Jacob St. New Hamburg, ON Canada 519-342-1285 moparfest.com

Field of Dreams Car Show

Held on September 11 and open to all kinds of cars: tuners, classic, muscle, exotic or any vehicle a participant wants.

Held on September 11 and open to all kinds of cars: tuners, classic, muscle, exotic or any vehicle a participant wants to spend $5 to enter into the car show (2010 price). Alongside cars, participants can enjoy music, food and prices. All profits of the Field of Dreams Car show will be donated to the Make-A-Wish foundation. Field of Dreams Car Show Port Blake Conservation Area 71151 Bluewater Hwy South Huron, ON, Canada 519-235-2833 fieldofdreams.ca

Performance World Custom Car Show

Billed as the largest indoor custom car show, the 350,000-square-foot area will showcase cars of all types.

On March 12 to 14, 2010, Performance World will be hosting its 46th annual custom car show in Ontario, Canada. Billed as the largest indoor custom car show, the 350,000-square-foot area will showcase cars of all types: hot rods, race cars, customs, tuners, trucks and more. Competitors vie for cash prizes and awards more than $50,000. Performance World Custom Car Show International Centre 6900 Airport Road, Mississauga, ON, Canada 416-229-9919 performanceworldcarshow.com

Flat Out Weekend

Flat Out Weekend, more than just a car show, includes a swap meet, drag racing, drive-in movies and a live band.

Flat Out Weekend, more than just a car show, includes a swap meet, drag racing, drive-in movies and a live band. Flat Out Weekend is held over three days in July at Shannonville Motorsport Park in Shannonville, Ontario. Cost for admission is $45 for the car show, $60 for the swap meet and spectator fees are $25 per person for the whole weekend or $10 per day (2010 pricing). Flat Out Weekend Old Highway 2 Shannonville, ON, Canada 905-376-8785 flatoutweekend.com

About the Author

Alicia Vaillancourt-Flotte is a graduate of the family studies bachelor degree program at Western Michigan University and is a certified family life educator through the National Council of Family Relations. She has published several how-to guides and articles for Carspace, AllAboutSurrogacy and various other websites.

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