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Weekend Schedule 

The weekend is jam packed with opportunity to take in everything car culture! Start out the weekend by cruising out to Whitevale and attend the Meet & Greet BBQ.

Saturday activities start early at with a breakfast at Watkin Motors Ford, then should you want to take part, take in more of the activities, take part in the Back Country Cruise. The Cruising the Okanagan Crew will take you on a scenic cruise to take in some of the North Okanagan scenery. Lastly, end the day with the Saturday Night Downtown Car Show along Vernon's Downtown 30th Avenue. 

Then on Sunday, Polson Park will be bustling with car enthusiasts, vendors, spectators and Pin-Ups!

Details for the 2024 Vernon Sun Valley Cruise-In will be posted soon!

Friday Details
Burger and Chips

July 7, 2023                 
Friday Night
Welcome BBQ


Kick off the weekend at the Welcome BBQ!

All car show registrants are welcome to attend the welcome BBQ and live music by the Dixie Fried Hep Katz!

Time: 4 - 8 pm 

Venue: 388 KYRO, RD, Lumby 

Pre-Registration  Required  $15/person  - SOLD OUT 

Sat Break&Cruise
Man in Car

Saturday Breakfast
& Back Country Cruise

Join us for a pancake breakfast at Watkin Motors  before departing on a scenic cruise touring the backroads of the North Okanagan.  The Cruise will depart from Watkin Motors 11 am.  The cruise will be approximately 1.5hrs and finishing in Vernon.  All Vehicles Welcome

Breakfast 9am -11am 

Cruise: 11 am -1:30 pm 

Breakfast Voucher included in Sat & Sun Registration 

Additional Breakfast tickets $9/person payable to the Vernon Lions Club

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Downtown Car Show

The Saturday Night Downtown Car Show will take place along 30th Avenue, Vernon’s downtown.

There will be music, great food from restaurants, bistros, and pubs along main street.

Staging for participants starts at 3 pm 

Car Show 4 - 8 pm 

Due to public safety, participants are asked to abide by STRICT regulations for this popular community event.

  • Space is limited to around 250 vehicles.

  • After 4 PM, ALL Show vehicles must remain in place until the closing of the show at 8:00 PM. 

  • Sorry, no exceptions, and thanks for your understanding


Sunday Show
at Polson Park 

A classic car show that takes place at Polson Park. The day is packed with food vendors, exhibitors, live music, a pin-up pageant and a wide variety of cars, trucks and motorcycles. 

8am: Gates Open 

8am - 10 am: Registration 

10:30 am Pin-Up Registration

1 pm 50/50 Draw 

2 pm Awards 

3pm Show concludes

Rusty Old Car

Sunday Swap Meet 

Have parts for sale? Register to sell your car parts at the

Sunday Show 

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