Of course, any event could be cancelled depending on government intervention; but in the meantime, there's fun stuff in the works. We've sampled from an ever-growing list.
Check out these terrific sites who supply info on events, including but not by any means limited to:
Sept. 5 & 6, 2020 - 20th Annual GREASERAMA, The MIdwest's Original Punk Rock Car Show!, Platte County Fairgrounds, 400 1ST St, Platte City, Missouri 64079. Hosted by Los Punk Rods. Car, Bike and Truck Show, Swap Meet, Food, Art, Live Music, Drive-In Movie and more! Labor Day Weekend for the past 20 years. SATURDAY HOURS : NOON TO MIDNIGHT, SUNDAY HOURS : NOON TO SUNDOWN, REQUIREMENTS: 64 and older Rods & Kustoms; 72 and older Trucks, Wagons, Commercial Vehicles; Old School Low Riders, ‘Cycles, Scooters; No-Gas Alternate Power & Bicycle Section. No High Tech or Muscle Cars. No Billet. $25 REGISTRATION FEE FOR ALL. Spectators $10 – Kids 12 & under FREE!! Info at http://greaserama.com/.
Sept. 5 & 6, 2020 - Pistons N Pin Ups, at Boulevard Drive In Theatre. All makes, models, and years- if it has wheels, it's welcome. 70's themed pin up & family shows, movies, more. Family friendly, hosted by Rusty Metal Productions and Boulevard Drive In Theatre. Info at 913-558-6781.
Sept 12, 2020 - 23rd Annual Basehor Car Show, Basehor, KS. 8AM - 3PM. Hosted by Linwood Education Foundation and Basehor VFW Post #11499, Basehor-Linwood High School, 2108 North 155 Street, Basehor, Kansas 66007. Still taking registrations and signing up vendors and sponsors, but are not asking for payment at this time. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or find the registration, sponsorship and vendor forms online at http://basehorcarshow.com.
Sept 12, 2020 - Spring Hill Show & Shine, 26 N. Webster St., Spring Hill, KS. 10AM - 4PM. Show and Shine free to all makes and models. This is to help support the Inspiration Community Park fund. Kids activities, food vendors, and more. Sponsored by Inspiration Community Park, Niffie Printing, LIS audio and Kc Showdown.
Sept 12, 2020 - Great American Market Cruise In, Emporia, KS. 4th and Commercial, 66801. 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Hosted by Emporia Flatland Cruisers. No trophies or prizes. $5 donation helps cover FHTC scholarships; other donations happily accepted.
Sept 12, 2020 - Car Show. 2nd and Main, Hope, KS, 67451. Held in conjunction with Hope Heritage Festival. Registration begins at 9:00 AM; $20. Awards presented at 2:00 PM. First 100 entries get a dash plaque. Pin-up contest organized by Sunflower Pin-Up.
Sept 19, 2020 - All Hot Rods Matter Car Show, Forest Park, Ottawa, KS. 8A - 10P. https://www.facebook.com/events/280843793067613/
Sept. 26, 2020 - 12th Annual Revitup Hot Rod Street Festival, South Park, 1141 Massachusetts Street, Lawrence, Kansas 66044. 8AM - 3PM. FREE. Street Party, Free concert, Food trucks, Vendors, Beer. Car and Motorcycle Show. Visit revitupcarshow.com for more info.
Sept 27, 2020 - Autumn Car Cruise, hosted by Midwest Dream Car Collection, 1 PM – 2 PM. There's nothing better than a leisurely Sunday drive! Join us for an afternoon cruise to welcome cool, crisp air and colorful leaves. We will depart MDCC at 1 pm, all cars are welcome. The museum is open from 12 pm - 5pm. Located in Manhattan KS, this 55,000 sq. ft. facility features an eclectic 65+ car collection and mechanic’s bay. The first self-serve beer/wine wall in the state and private event space for meetings and special events.
Sept 27, 2020 - 18th Annual Paola Heartland Car Show, Paola, KS. 10AM to 4PM. Sponsored by Paola Chamber of Commerce.
Oct. 2 - 4, 2020 - Horsepower Harvest, Blytheville International Airport, 3704 Dakota Street, Blytheville, AR 72315. The East Coast Timing Association is dedicated to achievement of land speed records, as well as providing events for racers to see how fast their particular vehicle can go in an environment that is as safe as possible, friendly, positive, fun and engaging. The ECTA is a membership organization. You can become a member by signing up at Raceday account. You must be a member to participate in their events as a rider/driver. Visit https://www.ectamile.com/ for details and registration.
Spectators are welcome at all ECTA events. The cost is $10/day for adults; children 12 and under are free. Weekend rate available; inquire at the front gate. Bring your tents and lawn chairs so you can relax and watch all of the action from your trackside view! Tune in to hear the race as it is broadcast on a short-range FM channel (to be announced at the event).
Oct. 3, 2020 - 36th Annual HPAC Mopar Show & Swap. Nebraska Furniture Mart, 1601 Village West Parkway, Kansas City, KS, 66111. All years and models of Mopar and AMC are welcome. Rain or shine. Goody bags, door prizes and awards. Featuring 1970 model year. email@example.com 785-231-0719.
Oct. 3, 2020 - 4th Annual Car, Truck & Bike Show, East Hills Mall, 3702 Frederick Ave., St. Joseph, MO. Registration $10 to $20 dollars. Live Music, Vendors, Children's games, Hourly Prizes. Trophies awarded for each class. Pre-registers at firstname.lastname@example.org, or register at the event.
Oct. 3, 2020 - Guys and Gears Charity Car Show, Furniture Deal$ Parking Lot, Saturday Oct. 3, 10360 Metcalf Ave, Overland Park, Kansas 66212. 11A - 3P. $25 Pre-reg and get a t-shirt, $20 day-of registration (no t-shirt). Dash Placques or first 75 entries; trophies & door prizes; food truck, kettle corn, fresh lemonade, adn more. Visit http://give.myeloma.org/guysandgears20 for information!