The 16th Annual Central Adirondack Father’s Day Weekend Car Show in Old Forge is scheduled to begin on Friday, June 14 at 7 p.m. with a car parade down Main Street in Old Forge. It will be followed on Saturday, June 15 with the annual Car Show from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Hiltebrant Recreation Center on North Street. The show will feature classic antique vehicles and modified street rods.
Two cash prizes of $250 each, provided by Cooper Kia in Yorkville and Lee Buick GMC in Boonville, will be awarded to the Best of Show cars in two categories, one for antiques and classics and one for modified cars and street rods.
Trophies will be awarded to 18 classes of vehicles, and dash plaques will be given to the first one hundred registrants. Awards will also be presented for Spectators’ Choice, Oldest Vehicle, and Longest Distance Driven.
A spectator admission fee of $2 will be charged, and children under 12 will be admitted free. Anyone interested in registering his or her vehicle for this judged show may do so at the gate on Saturday morning for a fee of $12. Cars must be on the field by noon to be judged. Auto swap meet vendors are welcome to participate by completing a registration form and paying a $20 fee.
Food will be available from the Old Forge Fire Auxiliary, including hamburgers, hot dogs, desserts, and drinks.
In case of rain, the event will be held inside the pavilion on a first-come, first-served basis. More information about the weekend’s events can be obtained from the Old Forge Visitor Information Center at (315) 369-6983 or OldForgeNY.com.