Rock n ‘Roll Cruise-In Coming to Downtown Greensboro This September | Life
Take a stroll back in time at the annual Rock n ‘Roll Cruise-In in downtown Greensboro
(Greensboro, Georgia – August 05, 2019) Downtown Greensboro and the Georgia Classic Cruisers welcome the Rock n ‘Roll Cruise-In on Saturday, September 21, 2019, from 4pm to 8pm
Take a stroll back in time and enjoy all kinds of classic cars from the 50s, 60s, 70s and more at this free event. As they walk up North Main Street to the courthouse lawn, vintage cars line either side of the street and visitors can enjoy some tunes by the Good Vibrations Band.
The annual rock n ‘roll cruise-in event is hosted by Greensboro’s Georgia Classic Cruisers Car Club and the Greensboro Main Street Program. The event will feature antique, classic, vintage, street rods and special interest cars. Additionally, the event will feature live music and encourage dancing, shopping, restaurant specials, hula hooping, old gaol tours and concessions to enhance cruise-in on the road.
“Cruise-in is something I look forward to year after year,” said Ivy Smith, Greensboro Main Street Event Coordinator. “I’ve been in the event since I was a little kid and I always enjoy walking the streets of downtown Greensboro looking for all of the ’57 Chevys.”
For auto attendees, a $ 20 registration fee includes door prizes and dashboard badges, and the opportunity to win one of 25 prizes kindly sponsored by Jimmy Britt Chevrolet, Buick, Greensboro’s GMC dealer. Vehicle registration begins at 4:00 p.m. and the award ceremony takes place in the evening at 7:30 p.m.
Around 150 specialty cars will polish the streets of Downtwon Greensboro each year. You can expect every type of vehicle, from stock antiques to heavily modified hot rods. There will be an abundance of 1960s-1970s muscle cars, including GTOs, Corvettes, Chevelles and Camaros, as well as Ford Mustangs and Chrysler products such as Barracudas, Belvedere and Road Runners. Several ’55, ’56, ’57, ’58 and ’59 Chevrolets are also on display. There is something for every car lover.
Dust off your dance shoes and prepare to dance the night away in historic downtown Greensboro to the sounds of the Good vibration band. The band delights listeners and dancers with an extensive collection of Motown hits, golden oldies, Carolina Beach music, timeless rhythm & blues favorites and much more.
Join in the fun as historic downtown Greensboro takes a step back in time as memories and stories are shared by participants who “remember when … Bring your lounge chairs, picnic blankets, or sit on the straw bales with family and friends while you enjoy a good ol ‘family day out south.
Many of the downtown shops and restaurants stay open throughout the evening so you can enjoy a night of shopping and dining at some of downtown Greensboro’s best restaurants.
Save the date of Greensboro’s annual Rock ‘n Roll Cruise-In on Saturday, September 21st from 4pm to 8pm on the courthouse lawn in downtown Greensboro. The Rock n ‘Roll Cruise-In is part of the Greensboro Event Series 2019, which features unique events in the city center all year round. For more information, visit www.DowntownGreensboroGA.gov or www.GeorgiaClassicCruisers.com