Central New York Cruise Nights 2022

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Local to Central New York - New in Red



·            Sno-Top Ice Cream Rt. 92 Manlius, Manlius Car Club, 6-9pm, June 6th - Sept 12th.

·            Skan-Ellus Drive-In, Skaneateles, corner of Rts. 20 & 174, 5pm. food, door prizes, raffles, free ice cream cone to each cruise car.


·            Green Lakes Lanes Crusin’ 7930 E. Genesee St. Fayetteville, May 17-Aug 30, 5-9pm, live music with the “Fabcats” 6-9pm., local 60’s and 70’s band, full kitchen inside to order from.

·            Maple Road Boyz Car Cruise, music, 50/50’s, door prizes, food.  Clay Park Central, 4821 Wetzel Rd. Liverpool, next to YMCA.  Starts May 3th - Oct. 4th.  Check our facebook page or “Mapleroadboyz.com.

·            Bikes at the Beach, Main St. Sylvan Beach, music, food ‘n fun, 6:00-8:00 starts June 14th.

·            Cort Lanes Bowling Alley Cortland, CNY Mustang & All Ford Club presents their annual Summer Night Cruise In, Starts June 7th, continues 1st & 3rd Tuesday nights till Sept. 6th.  Cruises are 5:30-dusk, on the bowling alley lawn, music, food, prizes, 50/50, all vehicles welcome!  Visit Cnymustang-allford.com

·            Super Cream Dairy Bar 75 N. West St. (AKA Rt. 281), Homer, 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month.

·            Dr. West Park, Chittenango, Genesee St. 4:00-8:00, live music, food, vendors.  May 27th with farmers market starting June 14th.


·            Heid’s Cruise Night, Liverpool, May 14th, live music by Rhythm & Shoes 5:30-8:30.

·            3-Rivers Car Cruzin at 3-Rivers Point, corner of Rt. 57 & Gaskin Rd & Maider Rd. Town of Clay.  50/50 raffle, food trucks ‘n ice cream, DJ, 5-8pm starts May 18th.

·            Canastota VFW Post 600 Canal St. starts May 15th Chx BBQ, then Third Wednesday of each month.  697-5105

·            DB’s Drive-In Ice Cream Weedsport Rt. 31/Rt. 34, next to Big M, free ice cream for each cruise car. 315


·            'The Traveling Gnome Diner' Car Cruise, 5 - 8:30, 10% off food, ice cream. 7991 Route 31, Bridgeport, NY (next to O'Reilly Auto Parts).
·            Blues, Brews & Views, Motorcycle & Car Cruise in with Beer & BBQ Specials and LIVE Blues, Classic Rock and Oldies every Thursday at 5pm starts May19th, Heritage Hill Brewhouse, 3149 Sweet Rd. Ponpey.

·         Heid’s Cruise Night, Liverpool, May 14th, live music by Rhythm & Shoes 5:30-8:30.

·            B’Ville Diner, Informal cruise evening behind diner in Baldwin Canal Square.
·            Classic Cones Cruise Night.  Corner of Rt. 38 & Turnpike Rd.  June 6th 5-8 pm., free small cone.
·           Sylvan Beach, Cars on the beach. Off Rt. 13 in the village.  Starts May 22nd.

·            Seneca Riverside Off Rt. 34 N. Weedsport, live music, door prizes, 50-50 raffle, full bar & restaurant, 6:00 pm, start May 20th.

·           Lewis Park, Minoa, 5 pm until dark, live music starts at 6pm, clean restrooms, ice cream & food close by.


·           Cars ‘N Coffee Wegmans Rt. 31, near Great Northern Mall, Saturday morning, 7:00-10:30.  Coffee & food outside Wegmans, 50-50 drawing.  Starts April 30th.

·           Cars ‘N Coffee ‘N Views, Heritage Hill Brewhouse at Palladino Farms, 3149 Sweet Rd. Pompey May 14th.  Door prizes, 50/50, and food for purchase, 9:00am.

·           Fairmount Fair Informal Blast to the Past Cruise Night, Starts April 16th, no food, no raffles just park ‘n relax.



Collector Car Appreciation Day - - Friday July 8, 2022
This is celebrated annually to raise awareness regarding the importance of automotive restoration as well as the hobby of collecting cars.
U.S. Senate Resolution recognizing that the “collection and restoration of historic and classic cars is an important part of preserving the technological achievements and cultural heritage of the United States.”

Greater Central New York Area


·        Dunkin Donuts Parking Lot North St. Dryden. “All Wheels” Cruise-In, May 30th, 50 –50 raffle, 4:30-9:00, (607) 279-1413, Gary MacDowell @ adkcamp@aol.com, on now!


·           Dave’s Diner 2251 State Rt. 5, Schuyler, E of Utica DJ, prizes, giveaways & food. 735-4332.


·           Raby’s Ace Home Center, 247 Washington Blvd., Oswego.  50/50, door prizes, starts May 25th.  Pinto Bill 591-1897.

·           Mac’s Drive-In Restaurant Classic Car Cruise Night, 1166 Waterloo-Geneva Rd. (Rt. 5) between Seneca Falls & Waterloo.  Starts June 1st till Labor Day, 5pm.


·           Log Cabin Restaurant, food, 2445 West Walworth Road, Macedon, NY, food outside, inside. 315 986-9224

·           Gilligans Ice Cream 64 N. Main St, Sherburne.  Great food, music, free raffle, 5-8 pm. Middle of June, work in progress. 607) 674-4397


·          Cayuga County Cruisers, at Reese Dairy Bar,  Rt 5. and 20, 2 miles west of Auburn, just past the Fingerlakes mall.  Starts May 6th from 5:00 to 8pm, free ice cream cone to cruise cars.


·        Runnings Tappet Twirllers, 5949 Rome-Taberg Rd., (Rt. 69 west), J&D Entertainment, May. Joe Frasier (315) 266-7220, Jeff Lemiuex (315) 225-3320


·           Zems Ice Cream, Main and Hickory St. Canastota, park on the grass, 1st W/E in June.  E-mail.

A few special shows to visit!

Aug 10-13       Pageant of Steam, Canandaigua, steam engines, tractors, motors & more, Rt. 20, Canandaigua.

Sept 9-12        Watkins Glen Vintage Show & Race weekend.  Friday downtown event.

Sept. 21-25     Americade, Lake George.  Largest motorcycle event in the Northeast.

A few day trips to consider:


·         America On Wheels Auto Museum, Allentown.

·         The Museum at Bethel Woods, (Woodstock).

·         Fingerlakes Wine or Cheese tour

·         Buffalo Transportation Center, Pierce-Arrow Museum.

·         Glenn Curtis Museum, Hammondsport, NY.

·         Harley Davidson, York, PA plant tours.

·         Mac Truck Museum, Allentown, PA.

·         Motorcyclepedia Museum, Newburgh, NY.

·         National Soaring Museum, Elmira, NY.

·         National War Plane Museum, Geneseo, NY.

·         North East Classic Car Museum, Norwich.

·         Saratoga Auto Museum, Saratoga, NY.

·         Star Trek Original Series Set Tour. Ticonderoga, NY.

·         Wings Of Eagle Discovery Center, Horseheads.