Cruiser Car Show & Street Fair

Saturday, July 14, 2018 | 4 to 9 p.m.
Step back in time as you stroll up and down the streets of Downtown Rapid City during Cruiser Car Show & Street Fair, on its new day and time. Classic cars will roll in and stay to show off their rides in the afternoon. Check out the family-friendly auto showcase and be sure to vote for your favorite custom creation. Shop the swap meet, play in the Regional Health and Scull Construction Kidz Zone, grab something to eat from a food truck or Downtown eatery, enjoy an assortment of refreshments in the Bud Light Beverage Garden, and rock out to a free concert in the evening. Cruiser Car Show & Street Fair is presented by the Rapid City Police DepartmentMain Street Square and Destination Rapid City.

Schedule of Events
2 p.m. Registration opens
4 p.m. Swap Meet, Kidz Zone, Food Vendors open
4:30 p.m. Rapid City Police Department and Recognition Presentations
5 p.m. The Abbey Road Band
8:30 p.m. Car Awards Ceremony*
*New and/or Expanded Trophy Classes for 2018
Cars 1900 - 1949/ Cars 1950 - 1959/ Cars 1960 - 1969/ Cars 1970 - 1979/ *Cars 1980 - 1989/ *Cars 1990 - 1999/ *Cars 2000 - 2009/ Cars 2010 - Present/ Trucks 1900 - 1959/ Trucks 1960 - Present/ Rat Rods/ Orphans (Vehicles that do not fall into one of the other classes)/ Golden Donut (Cheif's Choice)/ Bald Tire (Traveled the farthest)/ Kid's Choice.

2017 Cruiser Car Show Award Winners
Cars 1900 to 1949: Len Mabey, 1933 Ford Coupe
Cars 1950 to 1959: Dennis Christianson, 1955 Chevy Bel-Air        
Cars 1960 to 1969: Denny Henrikson, 1962 Chevy Impala  
Cars 1970 to 1979: Mark Hartford, 1970 Ford Torino
Cars 1980 to 1999: Kathleen Boland, 1990 Buick Riviera
Cars 2000 to present: Arma Olgun, 2016 BMW M2
Trucks 1900 to 1959: Bob Diekmann, 1949 Ford F-1
Trucks 1960 to present: Steve Olson, 1971 GMC C-15
Rat Rods: Clint Morgan, 1928 Coupe
Orphans (vehicles that do not fall into any of the classes): Rick Peterson, 1950 Chevy Bus
Golden Donut (Chief’s choice): Rich & Betty Kauk, 1969 Plymouth GTX 440
Bald Tire (traveled the farthest): Dave Peterson, 1956 Ford Park Lane Wagon, Santa Rosa, CA
Kids’ Choice: Hunter Bloomgren, 1979 Dodge Power Wagon Club Cab

For vending opportunities, call 605.716.7979 or email

Street Fair Summer Sales
Who's Hobby & Who's Toy 
   $5 OFF $25
   $10 OFF $50 or
   $20 OFF $100 or more purchase
Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory
   Receive a FREE candy bar with a $25 purchase
Jackets and Jacks
   Extended hours until 8 p.m.
   15% OFF purchase of $30 or more
Shirt Shack
   10% off a Custom Designed T-Shirt with a photo of your car and text
RTR WoodCarvers
   Extended Hours Until 9 p.m.
   20% OFF any custom order

Vehicle Registration
Want to show off your car? Pre-Registration has ended but you can still register your car on the day of the event. Day of registration opens at 2 p.m. on Saturday, July 14.

To see photos from the 2017 Cruiser Car Show & Street Fair, click here.

Presented By


2018 Event Sponsor   

Pioneer Bank and Trust .         

Partners in Progress Sponsor


2018 Beverage Garden Sponsor

2018 Kidz Zone Co-Sponsors