Photo by the St. Ignace Visitors Bureau

The Famous St. Ignace Car Show Weekend

June, 2023

One of the largest all-make, all-model shows in the country takes place just across the Mackinac Bridge in St. Ignace- The St. Ignace Car Show. Hundreds of antique, custom, and celebrity automobiles take part in this internationally acclaimed event. Parades, cruises, awards, and more! Upwards of 700 entries are generally displayed, including hot rods, custom vehicles, trucks, and more. One special exhibit involves a number of drag racing cars from the Detroit area, complete with drivers and those who built the vehicles.

Here's a typical schedule for the event:


  • 7pm – Cruise Night with $10 free slot play. Kewadin Casino- 3015 Mackinac Trail, St. Ignace.


  • 7pm – Down Memory Lane Parade. Entries must be at the airport no later than 6:30pm. Mackinac County Airport- 1220 N. State St., St. Ignace.


  • 8am-4pm – Car Show downtown from Church St. to Marquette St.
  • 12-3pm – Live music, Featured Vehicle Lot with vendors, special guests, Pfaff Designs St. Ignace Cup presented by Amsoil, Old School Cool feature lot, and much more at the Show Headquarters (Little Bear Arena)
  • 8pm – Muscle on the Mac Bridge Crossing. Staging at Little Bear Arena.
  • Dusk – Fireworks


  • 10am – Award Ceremony in the Featured Vehicle Lot (Little Bear Arena)
For more information on the St. Ignace Car Show Weekend, please contact the event organizer:

St. Ignace Visitors Bureau

6 Spring Street, Suite 100,
St. Ignace, MI, 49781

(800) 338-6660

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