Eli’s Annual Classic Car Show

6701 W. Forest Preserve Drive, Chicago, IL 60634

Join us for the Eli’s Cheesecake Festival and show off your Classic Car!

The first 200 participants to register will receive a free Cheesecake and 2018 Dash Plaque.

$12 Pre-Registration Entry Fee per car for pre-registration. Pre-Registration is due by July 27 at 4pm.

Car entry fees benefit The New Horizons Center for the Developmentally Disabled.

Registration will be available on-site at the show, with a $15 per car entry fee.

Classic Car Show Rules & Information:

Lot opens at 7am on Sunday, July 29th. Parking space location is FIRST COME FIRST SERVE; saving spots is NOT allowed. Leaving car doors open is NOT allowed (trunks & hoods are OK). Any entrant participating in the car show agrees to have his or her vehicle in safe operating condition. Entrants agree to clean up their own area at the close of the show. The first 200 participants to register will receive a free dash plaque and cheesecake. Pre-registration guarantees a parking spot until 9:00 AM. If you are not checked in by then, you will forfeit your guaranteed parking spot.

The Eli’s Cheesecake Company, their agents, employees, or volunteers shall not be held responsible or liable for any and all damages, injuries, losses, and judgement and/or claims whatsoever. Show officials have the right to refuse entrance or dismiss anyone using what they define to be bad conduct or not abiding by the rules.

To get started with your pre-registration, please pre-pay with the button below.

By submitting your pre-payment, you are agreeing to abide by the rules above.


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Click here to see photos from the 2017 Classic Car Show.

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