JAN 1-OCT 8: WETASKIWIN, AB Reynolds Museum Military Motorcycle Display See 27 military motorcycles from the First World War and the Second World War, on display now at Reynolds-Alberta Museum.


MAY 1-OCT 8: WETASKIWIN, AB  Reynolds Museum The McLaughlin Story – 150 Years of Carriages, Cars, and Canada Dry Opened May 2017, this exhibition explores the successes of this family of risk-takers. See beautifully restored and as-found McLaughlins and McLaughlin-Buicks.


AUG 31-SEPT 3: LEDUC, AB 39th Annual International Mustang Meet



SEPT 1: THREE HILLS, AB 2nd Annual “Head to The Hills” show and shine Prairie College open to all cars, trucks, and bikes. entry fee is $10.00 10am-3pm. registration starts at 9am. Pancake breakfast starts at 8am. burgers start at 11:30.Live music with various local artists all day. Dragsters from 3 Hills Motor Sports on site. Silent auction and prizes. Dash plaques for the first 100. Fun for all and a chance to see what Prairie has to offer. Prairie Bible College. Three Hills AB


SEPT 1: WESTASKIWIN, AB  Reynolds Museum Harvest Festival Families will enjoy steam threshing, tractor rides, bread baking demonstrations, a children’s carnival, petting zoo, and more. Watch us take in the harvest!


SEPT 1: CRESCENT BEACH, BC Concours d’Elegance 604-263-3400


SEPT 1: WADENA, SK  Town & Country Fair Show and Shine 306-560-0212


SEPT 1-2; CAMPBELL RIVER, BC 26th North Island Cruisers Show and Shine Jim 250-204-5547


SEPT 2: GULL LAKE, AB 8th Annual Fall Breakfast Show and Shine Barry 403-304-8026


SEPT 2: PIERCELAND, SK Swap Meet,  Car Show, open to all classes! Cherry Grove Community Hall, Ab Highway 55, between Cold Lake and Pierceland, Sk 7am to Noon Ben Fadeyiw  780-573-4723


SEPT 2: ALDERGROVE, BC PISRA’s Back to Bradner Show and Shine 604-220-0542


SEPT 2: ROUND HILL, AB Pre 90s Show & Shine Allen 780-672-6104




SEPT 3: LANGLEY, BC CFFCC Falcon Fairlane Picnic In the Park 604-589-2451


SEPT 3: REGINA, SK 14th Annual Labour Day Show and Shine 306-546-6802


SEPT 3: GALIANO ISLAND, BC Classic Car Show and Shine 250-539-3404


SEPT 3: LANGLEY, BC Corvette Show and Shine 604-533-2529




SEPT 6: RED DEER, AB Thursday Cruise Night Weekly Show and Shine ***Note this show is back in the North Parking Lot at Parkland Mall.



SEPT 7-8: SLAVE LAKE, AB Route 88 Rods & Customs Annual Show and Shine Ray 780-260-0402


SEPT 7-8: NELSON, BC 16th Nelson Queen City Cruise and Car Show 250-352-9783


SEPT 7-8: BROOKS, AB 19th Brooks Street Rod Association Car/Truck Show and Shine Darrell 403-793-4582


SEPT 7-8: NELSON, BC Road Kings Queen City Cruise




SEPT 7-9: RED DEER, AB 11th Annual Red Deer Fall Finale Collector Car Auction


SEPT 7-9: PARTRIDGE HILL, AB Touring Tin Fall Toy Run Lionel 780-453-2921


SEPT 7-9: DUNCAN, BC 15th Annual Island Challenge Tour Vintage Cars 250-479-6937





SEPT 8: CALGARY, AB  Michener Allen Auto Auction


SEPT 8: SWIFT CREEK, SK Cruisin’ the Market -7th Annual Show & Shine 306-774-5741


SEPT 8: CREMONA, AB 7th Annual Show and Shine Clarke 403-875-4473


SEPT 8: HIGH RIVER, AB Model T Speedsters on the ½ Mile Track, Tractor Pull, Car Show  Trevor 403-982-5984


SEPT 8: SUMMERLAND, BC 13th Endless Summer Show and Shine 250-494-0887


SEPT 8: ST ALBERT, AB Wheels for Wishes Car Show & Shine 8am-3pm 24 Boudreau Rd, St Albert, AB T8N 6K3 For info  Call Kelly @ 780-920-9499 Or email @


SEPT 8: BITTERN LAKE, AB 4th Annual Show and Shine  at the Community Hall


SEPT 8: EMERALD PARK, SK 3rd Annual Car Show 306-781-5523


SEPT 8: DIDSBURY, AB 5th Annual Suicide Awareness Drive-in Movie Night Dana 403-923-2481


SEPT 8: FALLIS, AB Fall Show and Shine Lawrence 780-797-3123


SEPT 8: STRATHMORE, AB Antique Truck Show and Shine Harold 403-542-3341


SEPT 8: EMERALD PARK, SK 3rd Annual Car Show 306-781-5523


SEPT 8: BARRHEAD, AB Chariots Car Club Annual Show and Shine Rod 780-674-2421


SEPT 8: EDMONTON, AB AIIPC-EC 9th Annual All Pontiac Show and Shine Shawn 780-717-3866


SEPT 8: SWIFT CURRENT, SK Cruisin’ the Market 7th Annual Show and Shine Trudy 306-774-5741


SEPT 8: ST ALBERT, AB Wheels for Wishes Car Show and Shine Kelly 780-920-9499


SEPT 8: CALGARY, AB  Dalhousie Show and Shine, Dalhousie Community Center 5432 Dalhart Road NW, Open to all makes, models, years, Registration $10, starts 9 am, Show from 10-2pm.  Trophies, BBQ, Door Prizes, Silent Auction etc.  All proceeds to Enviros www.enviros,org.   For more information contact or see the DCA website.




SEPT 8-9: INNISFAIL, AB Weekend of Wheels Car Show


SEPT 8-9: VANCOUVER, BC Luxury Supercar Canadian Concours d’Elegance 604-612-9784





SEPT 9: CHILLIWACK, BC FVBMC British Car/Motorcycle Show Cultis Lake Park Picnic 604-850-1645

SEPT 9: COCHRANE, AB Classic Car Club Show and Shine Scott 403-875-0770


SEPT 9: SHERWOOD PARK, AB Colchester Community Hall 3rd Annual Show and Shine Mark 780-916-2231

SEPT 9: VICTORIA, BC 24th English Car Affair In The Park 250-590-5858


SEPT 9: EDMONTON, AB Grace Point Church of God 9th Annual Show and Shine Guy 780-489-6773


SEPT 9: CALGARY, AB 13th Annual Valley Ridge Car Show 11-4pm Ralph 403-978-5095


SEPT 9: SASKATOON, SK Circle Drive Alliance Church Show and Shine & Fall Kick Off 306-373-5445


SEPT 9: CALGARY, AB Wild Rose Rod & Custom Toy Run Mike 403-273-5096


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SEPT 13: RED DEER, AB Thursday Cruise Night Weekly Show and Shine ***Note this show is back in the North Parking Lot at Parkland Mall.


SEPT 14-16: MEDICINE HAT, AB MHDRA Street Car Shootout Dave 403-548-4568


SEPT 14-16: LILLOOET, BC Route 99 Cruisers 6th Show and Shine/Poker Run 250-256-1655




SEPT 15: SASKATOON, SK  Show and Shine 306-251-1403


SEPT 15: EDMONTON, AB Beulah Alliance Church 12th Annual Show and Shine Gerald 587-340-1984


SEPT 15: LETHBRIDGE, AB The Rob Dixon Memorial Classic Car Show Barry 403-328-7755


SEPT 15: SASKATOON, SK 8th Annual Show and Shine Jerry 306-251-1403


SEPT 15: LEDUC, AB Leduc Composite High School Parent Council Show ‘N Shine  September 15 (rain out date is Sept. 22) 10 AM to 3 PM South parking lot BBQ and face-painting


SEPT 15-16: GREY COUNTY, ON Cobble Beach Councours d’Elegance


SEPT 15-16: WESTASKIWIN, AB  Reynolds Museum Metal Art Show and Sale Buy hand-crafted metal knives, sculptures, chainmaille, jewelry, and home and garden decor. More than 55 artists from Western Canada participate.




SEPT 16: BRANTFORD, ON Kinsmen Car Show and Swap Meet


SEPT 16: KAMLOOPS, BC 7th All GM Show & Shine 250-372-2551


SEPT 16: LANGLEY, BC Model A Swap Meet 604-787-9312


SEPT 16: VICTORIA, BC Vancouver Island Christmas Toy Run 250-886-2571


SEPT 19: RED DEER, AB Downtown Cruise Night Shine up your ride and head downtown! Ford Central Car Club Red Deer presents Red Deer Downtown Cruise Night the third Wednesday of every month until September!
Join us from 6 til 9 in the parking lot at 51st Ave and 47th Street! There’s music, food, and so much more. Free to attend and fun for the whole family!


SEPT 20: RED DEER, AB Thursday Cruise Night Weekly Show and Shine ***Note this show is back in the North Parking Lot at Parkland Mall.




SEPT 22: EDMONTON, AB  Michener Allen Auto Auction


SEPT 22: KINDERSLEY, SK 46th Annual Show & Shine 306-463-2653


SEPT 22: CALGARY, AB 1st Annual Bowness High School Show and Shine Corey 403-870-4625


SEPT 22: KELOWNA BC 5th Annual Harvest Sunset Show and Shine 250-870-7955


SEPT 22: ASSINIBOIA, SKSouthern Cruisers Fall Show & Shine 306-642-4705 




SEPT 23: HIGH RIVER, AB River City Classics Club Show and Shine.


SEPT 23: ROSETOWN, SK Dusty Wheels 30th Annual Car Show 306-882-3197


SEPT 23: LANGLEY, BC Brookswood Secondary School Car Show Fundraiser 604-992-7507


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SEPT 27: RED DEER, AB Thursday Cruise Night Weekly Show and Shine ***Note this show is back in the North Parking Lot at Parkland Mall.


SEPT 28-30: BRIGHTON, ON 2018 Applefest


SEPT 28-30: WESTASKIWIN, AB  Reynolds Museum Culture Days Free admission to the Reynolds-Alberta Museum, where you can visit the featured exhibit, take a tour, watch movies, and more.

SEPT 29: STONY PLAIN, AB Capital Region Fall Swap Meet indoors John 780-910-5219


SEPT 29: SALMON ARM, BC Cam Jammers Cruise’n Chip Fun Golf Contest 250-546-6900


SEPT 29: RED DEER, AB Outkasts Car Club Toy Run and Car Show Parkland Mall (SW Lot)


SEPT 30: WOODSTOCK, ON Car Show & Shop  Woodstock Car Show & Swap Meet Stroll through classic vehicles and shop the swap meet booths. Enjoy full access to the Woodstock Woodworking Show, Ontario Woodworking Championships, DJ, prizes, food available onsite.10 am – 5 pm rain or shine Location: Woodstock Fairgrounds – 875 Nellis St.Spectator Admission $12 at the gate. Ticket Link – Vehicle Register: Pre-registration is preferred and recommended.$10 Show Car fee include driver & passenger.Online Registration:

SEPT 30: KAMLOOPS, BC George’s 22nd Annual Pumpkin Run 250-573-4966




By: Jerry Sutherland


Jerry Sutherland is a veteran automotive writer with a primary focus on the collector car hobby. His work has been published in many outlets and publications, including the National Post, Calgary Herald, Edmonton Journal, Ottawa Citizen, Montreal Gazette, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Regina Leader-Post,  Vancouver Sun and The Truth About Cars. He is also a regular contributor to Auto Roundup Publications.