2010 Rockin' Round the Block 'Show & Shine' Car Show, Downtown Gresham: Aug 14, 2010 8AM-5PM

08/14/2010 - 8:00am
08/14/2010 - 5:00pm
Rockin' Round the Block 'Show & Shine Show' Car Show.  Historic Downtown Gresham Oregon - Saturday August 14th, 2010 8AM-5PM.  Largest street show west of the Mississippi.  Over 300 cars on display.  Live music, fabulous food, vendors. Bed Races 7PM Friday.  Saturday Night Cruise on Main Street. Proceeds benefit Mt Hood Community College Automotive Scholarship Program. Hosted by Northwest Motorsports Association

Over 300 Hot Rods
and Classic Cars!
Rock-n-Roll! Fabulous Food!

Saturday August 14, 2010
Downtown Gresham Oregon

When: Saturday, August 14, 2008 8:00AM-5:00PM
Where: Main Street
Historic Downtown Gresham
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Hosted by: Northwest Motorsports Association

MHCC Automotive Benefit

Proceeds from this event benefit the Mt Hood Community College Automotive Scholarship Program. Over the past 11 years, Northwest Motorsports Association has generously donated over $100,000 to fund scholarships for Automotive Technology students!

Hot Rods & Classic Cars!

The weekend kicks off with the Historic Bed Races on Main Street at 7PM. Friday, Aug. 13.

Saturday will feature free kids’ activities, vendor booths and an old-fashioned street cruise.

New this year is the “Classics and Culture” display, which will feature some “extraordinary” local specialty cars such as Gary Coe’s 1957 F150 pickup, which has earned several awards, including Car Craft Magazine’s Summer Nationals Grand Champion.

Saturday, Aug. 14, Schedule

  • A pancake breakfast will be served at 7AM at Fourth St and Main Ave as a fundraiser for East Hill Church Student Ministries
  • Registration takes place from 8AM to 1PM at Fourth St and Main Ave. Your car must be registered by 1PM if you want it to be judged.
  • Opening ceremony will take place at 10AM at Third St and Main Ave.
  • Show ’n’ Shine — Cars will be on display in the Gresham Center for the Arts Plaza between Hood and Kelly avenues.
  • Ron Ruedi and the Hurricanes, a classic rock band, will play from 10AM to 5PM at Third St and Main Ave.
  • Free children’s activities will take place from 9AM to 3PM. in the grassy field at Fifth St and Miller Ave.
  • Vendor booths will be set up on Third St between Miller and Roberts streets.
  • Trophy presentation will take place at 3PM at Fourth St and Main Ave, followed by a cruise of registered cards down Main.


Pre-registration forms are available at Gresham Toyota, CarQuest, Chevy Connection, Firestone and the Gresham Chamber of Commerce, or you can e-mail your request for a form to 2010RockinRoundTheBlock@Gmail.com or download a form at PDXcarculture.com.

Pre-registration is $10, and day-of-event registration is $15.

Event info

  • Vendor space: Call Mike at 503-666-1568
  • Car show registration: Call Vern at 503-656-3288
  • Bed races: Call Karen at 503-465-2926
  • General: Call Mike or Joan Porter at 503-666-1568


Gresham Toyota Scion, Firestone, CarQuest Auto Parts