Charlton Park kicks off its summer season with the largest one day car show in the Midwest, the 35th annual Father’s Day Car Show, Sunday, June 19 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., rain or shine.
Admission is $6 for ages 13 and up, $4 for children five to 12 and children four and under are free. All spectator parking is off River Road with shuttle service from parking areas provided by Barry County Transit. The Barry County Sheriff’s Posse will assist with crowd control and parking.
Guests can tour the Park’s Historic Village while admiring hundreds of vintage show cars covering more than 45 acres. A DJ will play music from the 50’s and 60’s, and vendors will offer festival food. Vehicle awards will be presented at 3 p.m. All cars are 1991 or older and driven in under their own power. //
The day of the event, South Charlton Park Road, from M-79 to River Road, will be open to northbound traffic only from 5:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. Show cars must access Charlton Park via northbound M-79. Spectator access is easiest using southbound Charlton Park Road to River Road. For more information, visit www.charltonpark.org or follow the park on Facebook.
The event is coordinated by the Southern Michigan Street Rod Association and park staff.