Car Show/Cruise

The 16th Annual Great River Car Show and Cruise will be held, rain or shine, Saturday, July 21st, at Triangle Park in McGregor. People of all ages are invited to enjoy 50’s and 60’s music, food, beverages and a lot of show-stopping cars and trucks. The public is encouraged to come vote for your favorite car. Registration for entrants is from 9 a.m. til noon - Registration is $10 per entry. Cruise will begin at 2 p.m. Trophies and raffle prizes will be awarded after the cruise. Trophies will be awarded in each of the following classes: Classic Car, Muscle Car, Antique Car, Street Rods, Truck Class, Sports Car, Late Model, Imports, and Special Interest. Awards will also be given for the McGregor & Marquette Mayor’s Choice, and People’s Choice.

We also are hosting a vendor show and a “Yes, I Can Paint” painting party in Backwoods Event Center. The vendor show is free to the public from 9-2, The painting party starts at 5:30 with a $25 charge. Call Lynda at 60-412-3020 for more info. A copy of the registration form can be found on the McGregor Achievement Club’s facebook page.

Raffle tickets are being sold now for great raffle prizes including a Maiden Voyage River Boat Tour, great overnight stays at area lodging, Casino Queen buffets, Diamond Joe Casino buffets and concerts tickets and much more. Purchase raffle tickets the day of the show. Raffle revenue goes toward area community projects & kids events. Last year school supplies were purchased. For more information call the McGregor-Marquette Chamber at 563-873-2186. We hope to see you there!