By coming to Lakeland and Winter Florida AutoFest, you’re not just coming to an automotive themed weekend, you’re coming to an event that is suitable for enthusiasts of all ages. It doesn’t matter if you’re the most die-hard car guy (or girl) or you’re a family looking for a day out of the house, Winter Florida AutoFest has it all! The weekend plays host to a FREE CAR CRUISE-IN and thousands of collector and classic automotive enthusiasts who come to SUN ‘n FUN will experience one of the largest automotive swap meets in the region. In addition, there are classic cars and trucks available within the car corral or enjoy a thrilling collector car auction presented by Carlisle Auctions. There’s a great array of food, displays, guests and more. Plus, Carlisle Events will tip its cap to what SUN ‘n FUN is all about, aeronautical excitement. The onsite museum will be open during the event, there will be helicopter rides, a fly over and more air themed fun.
Every Friday. Old Town invites show-quality muscle and performance cars and trucks from 1964 and newer and classics from 1987 and older to join others in the ultimate display of engine power. Cars begin showing up late afternoon and then show off these muscle machines as they drive down the Main Street of Old Town at 8:30pm.Weekly cash prizes, drawings and giveaways for our cruisers. Free live entertainment on Trophy Row Stage beginning at 7:00pm.
Every Friday. Hosted by the Lakeland Cruisers, in the Target Plaza. Open to all classic cars, and features 50s and 60s music, door prizes, 50/50 drawing, a Best of Show trophy, and Burger King offers a 10% discount on purchases. Burger King offers a FREE Whopper with the purchase of fries and a beverage.
Every month on the last Friday. Hosted by the PBC Classics Car Club. All makes and models welcome, totally FREE show. 10% off in restaurant and bar for cruisers, as well as happy hour and dinner specials.
Every Friday. Hosted by Classic Cruiser’s Car Show. Step back into time when hamburgers were only 59 cents and cheeseburgers were 69 cents (special price for show registrants only). That is what you will find here at this classic cruise in, along with door prizes, 50/50, awards and DJ music. There are many other restaurants to choose from in the area.
Every month on the fourth Friday. Open to all years, makes and models. Music by DJ Laurie “Queen of the Hop”. Ace Cafe is THE place for all things cars, bikes and rock n’ roll. With a full-service restaurant, three bars, a giant outdoor patio, gourmet coffee cafe, art gallery and live music; there’s something for everyone. Plus it is dog friendly.