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Somernites Cruise in Somerset, KY
"The Ultimate Cool Car Cruise In The Heartland."
4th Saturday, Apr thru Oct, 1-7pm - Rain or Shine
Here is what is happening this month!
License #ORG0002148
2015 will be our 15th Anniversary Season and we invite you to be a part of the Celebration!


Opening Day is April 25th, 2015!

Somernites Cruise started back in April of 2001 when 275 show cars and trucks cruised thru the entrance gate on a cool but, sunny 4th Saturday. We've been cruising ever since and this year we celebrate our 15th season! You're invited to be a part of the fun!
Sat. April 25th is Opening Day and all gates will open at 1:00pm. The Showcase Corral this month will feature a Orphans Round-Up! What exactly are "orphans"? Easy, orphans are classics, hot rods or customs who's manufacturer is no longer in business. Some examples are; Studebaker, Plymouth, Hudson, Pontiac, Oldsmobile, Nash, etc.
Those manufacturers may have shuttered their windows and closed their doors long ago but, they will live again at Somernites Cruise on April 25th! Participation in the Orphans Showcase Corral is free and we welcome groups or car clubs to take part!

The Showcase Corral for Opening Day 2015 will feature all Orphans...vehicles made by manufacturers now out of business! Examples: Studebaker, Plymouth, Oldsmobile, etc. Gates open for this show-within-a-show at 1:00pm with no admission charge and no judging. Bring your ride to show it off, bump elbows and enjoy the scene! We have a VIP entrance gate located on the south end of downtown for Orphan cars only! ***The rest of the Show & Shine in downtown will be open for all other makes and models.
To kickoff our 15th Anniversary Season, the first 1,000 show cars/trucks thru the gates on Sat. April 25th will receive a FREE Commemorative Somernites Poster! There is a limit of one poster per car so don't miss out!
Win big CA$H money at Somernites Cruise on Sat, in the 50/50 Raffle! The more tickets sold, the bigger your half of the prize gets! Tickets are $1 each. Drawing at 5:30pm. Must be present to win. License #ORG0002148
The new, dated Official Somernites 2015 event shirts are here and your first chance to pick one up will be at Friday Night Thunder at Somerset Mall on April 24th or the following day at the Show & Shine in downtown! Pick up several and take home great souvenirs from the show. New Nostalgia and Mechanics shirts will be available as well. Stop by the Somernites Speed Shop Merchandise Trailer and check out all the cool new designs! All official Somernites merchandise is designed and printed right here in Somerset, KY.
/ Friday Night Thunder
6PM-10PM:
TFor 2015, Friday Night Thunder has more show car parking, shade and grass, a patio food court, as the event moves to the back of Somerset Mall. Wal-Mart and Somerset Mall team up to open Somernites Cruise weekends April through October with this pre-cruise event, block-party style. It’s an early preview of hot rods, muscle, classic and custom cars as they arrive in town. Go early for funnel cakes, BBQ, shaved ice and stay for live bands, giant inflatables, contests, prizes, giveaways! The loud pipe contest - a crowd favorite – means ‘dinner for the winner’ each month.Admission is free and the action runs 6 to 10 pm, at stoplight #23 on South Highway 27 at Somerset Mall. More information on each month’s event can be found on the mall’s facebook page.
ATTENTION:
This is a special parking area set aside at the show. All classic cars are welcome at all cruises. click SHOW & SHINE CRITERIA for vehicles allowed in the show and Shine.

April 24-25 - Orphans Round-Up!
(All auto manufacturers now out of business)
May 22-23 - Mopar Mania
Special 100th Somernites Show!

June 26-27 - Camaro/Firebird Showdown!
BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND
July 24-25 - Corvette Summer
Aug 21-22 - Mustang Alley
Sept 25-26 - 10th Annual Power Cruise sponsored by Holley!
Oct 23-24 - Tri-5 Chevys and & Pre-'66 Hot Rods

Watch for updates!

Saturday Night
7:00PM- ???
Cruisin' the Strip at Somernites!
It's one of the reasons you bring your hot rod to Somernites...the chance to Cruise the Strip and show off your ride! Imagine a six lane boulevard packed with hot cars and spectators. "The Strip" AKA US Highway 27, is the place to be after the Somernites Show & Shine wraps up in downtown. Cruise your hot rod or park and cheer on all the fun! Look for special activities in several parking lots up and down "the strip". When the sun goes down, the hot rides come out!
Next Cruise-
OCT Cruise Stats:
1,402 Showcars & Trucks in the Show & Shine!
222 First-time Cruisers from 10 states!
180 Tri-Five Chevys in the Showcase Area!
LONG HAUL AWARD:
Jerry Bare,
1,012 miles from Marco Island, FL in a 1969 Jeepster!!
Congrats:
(606) USA-CARS
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