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Blog: Summer Bash cruise-in this Saturday in Harrisburg

Shawnee Classic Iron Auto Club will host a cruise-in on Saturday in downtown Harrisburg. Registration will begin at 3 p.m.


The Shawnee Classic Iron Auto Club will be hosting a cruise-in during the Downtown Summer Bash on Saturday in Harrisburg. Registration will begin at 3 p.m. in the new city parking lot on the southwest corner of Popular and Cherry.

A commemorative dash plaque will be given to the first 100 cars registered, so arrive early for the best parking spots. Popular Street from East Main to Mill will close at 2 p.m. and participants are welcome to arrive and fill the streets with classic cars, hot rods, street machines and modern muscle.

There will be music, food, contests, giveaways, and fun for the whole family throughout the day.

For more information about the cruise-in contact Brad Crick at 618-926-4565, or you can view a schedule of events for the bash at

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Shawn Anglin is a sports clerk for The Southern Illinoisan. He also blogs about cars at

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