Love classic cars and hot rods? The Convention Center and Inlet Parking Lot will host the annual Cruisin' Ocean City car show, from May 17 to 20.The 28th annual Cruisin' Ocean City car show is set to go down May 17–20. Known as one of the East Coast’s best car shows, Cruisin' Ocean City will feature more than 3,000 hot rods, custom cars, classics, and more from all across the country and Canada. The event takes place at the town’s Convention Center, the US 13 Dragway, and the Inlet Parking Lot. Beyond showing off their hot wheels, car owners will also be participating in racing, burnout contests, and other competitive events that demonstrate the cars’ capabilities as well as the skills of hot rod and custom car builders. [gallery type="rectangular" ids="8746,8747"]
Highlights of this year’s show include racing events at the dragway, a showcase of top manufacturers, a swap meet, a collector car auction, a concert by Peter Noone of the '60s pop rock band Hermin’s Hermits (additional charge), and appearances by multiple celebrities (Erin Murphy from 1960s sitcom Bewitched, Rob Wolfe from the hit show American Pickers, and Courtney Hansen from the popular shows Power Block, Power Nation, and Overhaulin'). In addition, the Cruisin' Ocean City festivities will culminate with the Grand Finale presentation on Sunday, with upwards of 3,000 special giveaways and more than 500 trophies awarded. [gallery type="rectangular" ids="8743,8744,8745"] Tickets to Cruisin' Ocean City are reasonably priced! Admission on Thursday and Sunday is $10, while Friday and Saturday are $15. Kids 14 and under are free with a paid adult. Four-day passes are also available for $25. Tickets to the Peter Noone concert run between $29 and $39 and are available via Ticketmaster. [gallery type="rectangular" ids="8750,8749"] For more information and a full schedule of all the events, click here. Do you plan to go to Crusin' Ocean City? Have you gone in past years? We'd love to hear from you in the comments!