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Cruise Nite 2022
July 12 @ 8:00 am - July 17 @ 5:00 pm
Cruise Nite, the popular six-day automobile festival will return this summer! July 12-17, 2022.
Every year in July, the CNAC encourages anyone who wants to relive the memories of the “Good Ole Days” along with the love of the classic cars to come and enjoy the fun. The event “Cruise Nite” has grown from a weekend to a week-long event.
Here is the full schedule of events for this year's Cruise Nite week:
Tuesday, July 12th –
- Show & Shine @ Blue Print Engines – 5pm-7pm with food truck on site.
Wednesday, July 13th–
- Classic Car Tour meet @ First Baptist Church parking lot- 6pm-7:30pm. Tour concludes @ Petersen Senior where there will be live music by Billy Troy and ice cream treats to end the night.
Thursday, July 14th–
- Show & Shine @Midway – 5pm-7:30pm Midway Chevrolet Buick GMC Cadillac, 151 Second Ave. Oldies music & food available.
- Billy McGuigan Concert- A tribute to Buddy Holly @ Kearney High School 2702 W 11th St. – 8pm-10pm. (please use West Entrance)
Friday, July 15th-
- Show & Shine @Buffalo County Fairgrounds – 5pm-7:30pm (Buffalo County Fairgrounds parking lot, 3807 Ave. N) Oldies music, food, and drinks available.
- Classic & Collectable Car Auction @Buffalo County Fairgrounds – 7pm-10:30pm (Buffalo County Fairgrounds- big Expo building) Rusty Rhynalds-Realtor & Rhynalds Auction.
Saturday, July 16th-
- Cool Car Carnival @Hilltop Mall parking lot- 9am-11am. Kid friendly cool car carnival. Kids can explore firetrucks, police cars, and more!
- Show & Shine @Downtown Kearney on The Bricks– noon-4pm. Registration for Show & Shine is 8am-noon. Downtown Kearney on The Bricks has food, drinks, shopping, and more!
- Eagle Riders Bike Show @Eagles Club parking lot & street in front of Eagles Club- 1oam-2pm. Contact Doug Biermann (308)627-6502
- Cruise Nite Parade starting @ Railroad Street North on Central Avenue to Good Samaritan Hospital – 5pm-6pm
- Burnout Contest @Graham Tire (5708 Second Ave West)- 7pm-9:30pm. Live band!
- NHRA Drag Races @ Kearney Raceway- 4pm-11pm. Featuring jet cars and small tire competition.
Sunday, July 17th-
- NHRA Drag Races @ Kearney Raceway-8:30am-5pm
- Show & Shine @Classic Car Collection- 10am-2pm. Nominal Entry Fee, trophies awarded, special rates for admission to Classic Car Collection. Hamburger & hotdog meals available- proceeds benefit UNK Wrestling Team