HOT FUN IN THE SUMMERTIME: The weather forecast calls for 96 degrees–hot and sunny. Please wear sun screen and a hat and bring extra water to stay hydrated.
THREE FESTIVAL SITES: You do not need to “register,” just come–this is a free event.
Havana Machine, 840 S Havana;
Gibby’s/Buckingham Village Shopping Center, 1555 S Havana;
Waterpark/Kaiser/Stampede parking lots on the NE corner of Parker Road and Havana.
EVENT SCHEDULE: Pick up you FREE Cruzin’ Havana Program at any of the festival sites with a map and all the details.
Pre-cruise 9-11 a.m.: KBPIs Willie B will be broadcasting his Willie B’s Garage show live from the Havana Machine Festival Site. Mecum Auto Auction’s John Kraman will be Willie’s guest on the show. Willie will be giving away American Express debit cards and concert tickets during the show. John Kraman will be out visiting the three festival sites on Saturday to see your classic car and for some expert “gear head talk.” The 2017 Mecum Auto Auction comes to the Denver Convention Center July 20-22 (details).
12 noon: The FREE poker run kicks off from all of the festival sites. You have until 5:30 p.m. to visit all three festival sites to draw your 5-card hand and turn in your poker run registration by 6 p.m. at The Stampede/Waterpark site. Pick up poker run registration forms at the poker run booth at any of the sites. See the poker run details in the paragraph below. There is no charge to participate in the poker run.
2018 Logo Car Photo Shoot, 2 p.m. at The Stampede/Waterpark Site
The NAPA racing simulator will be at the Havana Machine Site–come test your driving skills
Come See the Movie Cars at the Havana Machine site during the event
Fuzzy Dice Roll: Stop by the poker run booth at each festival site and roll the fuzzy dice. One roll per person per site. If you roll “snake eyes” you win a $25 gift card to restaurants and for gas (while they last). No purchase necessary to participate in the fuzzy dice roll.
Visit the vendor booths.
Food trucks will be positioned at The Stampede/Waterpark site and we have 80+ restaurants along Havana so you won’t go hungry. Gibby’s Big Backyard has a special Cruzin’ Havana menu on Saturday.
Enjoy the Mini Model Car Show at the Havana Machine Site with judging at 4 p.m.
Rusty the Ragtop Rocker and the Atomic Drifters at Havana Machine from Noon to 5 p.m.
Van Jeffries Mobile DJ at Gibby’s/Buckingham Village, noon to 6 p.m.
da Boogieman at The Waterpark/Stampede festival site, noon to 4 p.m. and then The Cruisin’ Cats Band with Randy Jay playing live from 4 to 6 p.m. and announcing the winners of the poker run.
6 p.m. the first and second place winners of the poker run and the winner of the second chance prize will be announced by da Boogieman at The Waterpark II festival site.
Poker Run Details: Pick up your free poker run registration form from the poker run booth at any of the three festival sites listed above. Drive your vehicle to each festival site and draw two (2) cards at each site to create your best 5-card poker hand. The poker run ends at 6 p.m. at The Stampede/Waterpark festival site. The person with the best 5-card poker hand wins a five day/four night ocean cruise for two courtesy of Cruise Holidays at the Ranch (or $500 cash instead). The person with the 2nd best poker hand wins a 13-drawer beautiful orange professional tool cabinet courtesy of Havana Auto Parts (pictured). If you have a crappy poker hand, enter the second chance drawing for a shot at winning $200 cash! (No purchase necessary to win these poker run prizes.)
Support Havana Street Business & receive a free vehicle sun shade: Stop by any restaurant or retail business along Havana Street from 6th Avenue to Dartmouth Ave on Saturday, June 10 and purchase something, even as small as a bottle of water. Bring the receipt from your purchase to the Stampede/Waterpark Festival Site Poker Run Booth and you will receive a FREE custom vehicle windshield sun shade w/ carrying case (while supplies last). Thank you for supporting small business!
VENDOR BOOTH REGISTRATION IS CLOSED.
Pictured is the 1953 Buick Roadmaster that is featured in our 10th anniversary car show logo.
Gibby's Big Backyard
1555 S Havana, Aurora CO 80012
This is the Gibby's/Buckingham Village Shopping Center site.