The Port Clinton Area Chamber of Commerce will host its 21st Annual Classic Car Show on Saturday, August 2 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in downtown historic Port Clinton. The event has been renamed the Jerry Lippus Memorial Car Show in honor of Jerry Lippus (Mr. Downtown) who organized the event in previous years before passing away in November 2007 from cancer.
Cars, trucks and bikes from virtually every era and every make will be on display on the on Madison Street. Proud owners will be polishing their vehicles and waxing eloquently about the history and renovations of their unique vehicles. There will be a 50/50 drawing every hour beginning at 11 a.m., door prizes every hour beginning at11:30 a.m. and a DJ will play throughout the event.
In recent years, the shows have hosted an average of over 150 cars and trucks. Vehicle registration is $10 with a portion of the registration fees being donated to the Port Clinton 4th of July Fireworks and Main Street Port Clinton in honor of Jerry Lippus. Dash plaques will be given to the first 100 cars at check-in; and if you register and pay before June 30, you will receive a free t-shirt.
For more information, please contact the Chamber at 419-734-5503 or go to portclintonchamber.com to download a vehicle registration form.