My friend Jim’s brother (see about Jim & Gary’s cars here) organized this show sponsored by Paula’s Express and Danny'[s Cafe in Melrose. Here’s some of the music.
The last Riverside Cruise Night of the 2012 season was another good one, although not totally full. Showcase Classics provided the music (listen to some of the songs here).
The band was a Beatles tribute group, American English, and the show was packed with cars and the concert audience. Here are the Beatles performing some of the songs covered at this event. Oldsmobiles from the 50s are very special … Continue reading
Rain threatened and that must’ve scared cars away and the scheduled piano player didn’t make it either. I’ll ‘borrow’ some oldies music from another show here. The first car of interest to me at the show was Chris’ 1959 Lincoln … Continue reading
Great weather contributed once again to an overflow turnout at Georgetown Square. Flashback 50s DJ Tony spun the oldies (listen here for a few). Tony bought this white 1955 Ford Crown Victoria with a bubble top in 2003; he’s only … Continue reading
This was the first cruise night of Wood Dale’s 2013 season I’ve been able to attend although I did go to an earlier event and that time I arrived just as ‘the heavens opened up’ with a downpour. Tonight the … Continue reading
This was a new show (in Addison) for me but this was their Seventh Annual Benefit for Shriner’s Children’s Hospital. I was surprised to see so many familiar cars and owners. This one ‘new’ car to me of great interest … Continue reading
Another ‘full house’ at Lombard Cruise Night; and for the first time this season the bank parking lot was filled with show cars. I finally got another chance to talk with Mike, the owner of a great ’63 Corvette split … Continue reading
Thanks to the great weather, the final car tally was 128. So many familiar cars. I ran into a fellow who has a black Corvette, which I always seem to discover after dark but tonight he had a motorcycle, so … Continue reading
In spite of a favorable weather radar forecast, there was a little rain in spurts. Mother Nature dealt me a hand of lemons, so I tried to make some lemonade. My teaser gallery is for the stalwarts who stayed through … Continue reading