Time for the Autos on the River, Vintage & Classic automobile show, in Cape Vincent!
The time and place are the same as year’s past, we’re just changing it up a bit to make it more family-friendly and welcoming.
The show will be held Saturday, September 3rd from 11:00AM – 4:00PM.
Pre-registered vehicles get first dibs on the Village Green.
It’s a TWO-Step Registering process online:
Second Step: Debit/Credit cards PAY HERE
Or, at the Cape Vincent Chamber of Commerce Visitor Center at 173 North James. The Chamber now accepts credit/debit cards (we no longer take PayPal). The pre-registration fee is $10.
You’ll be able to register day-of the event starting as early as 7:00AM. Day-of registration will be cut off at 10:59AM – FIRM. The day-of registration fee is $20.
For the safety of all event participants, NO vehicles will be allowed to enter the Green after 11:00AM.
NEW Categories! We’ve gone from 12 and upped it to 15 categories:
|Stock Production Cars 1900 – 1954|
|Stock Production Cars 1955 – 1965|
|Stock Production Cars 1966 – 1970|
|Stock Production Cars 1971 – 1976|
|Stock Production Cars 1977 – 1987|
|Stock Production Cars 1988 – 1998|
|Stock Production Cars 1999 – 2008|
|Stock Production Cars 2009 – 2018|
|Stock Production Cars 2019 – Present|
|Street Rod/ Modified to 1954|
|Street Rod/ Modified 1955 – Present|
|Stock Truck – all years|
|Stock Foreign – all years|
|Town Supervisor “Best in Show”|
Also NEW this year will be Sensory Lane, a hands-on experience for children of all ages to explore a Monster Truck, a Race Car, Emergency Vehicles and more, located along Gouvello Street and the Village Green.
Plus, we’ve moved the food venue, front and center on Broadway Street, where EVERYONE can visit and enjoy their scrumptious burgers and dogs! Thank you to the Cape Vincent Lion’s Club!
Bill Young will be back spinning the hits of the 50s & 60s during the day; and after the event, at 4:00PM, the amazing Gary Dune & the Del-Tunes will be performing great retro Rock N’ Roll renditions! So, bring a lawn chair, sit back & enjoy!
Thank You to Our 2022 Sponsors:
Thank YOU to everyone that participated in the 2021 Autos on the River!
The winners are as follows:
Class 1: Stock Production 1900-1954
2nd place Cathy & Perry Golden
1st place Tony Devito
Class 2: Stock Production 1955-1965
2nd place Robert Mason
1st Place Earl Castillo
Class 3: Stock Production 1966-1976
2nd place Jarvis Radley
1st place George Kuhn
Class 4: Stock Production 1977-1987
2nd Stan Zaremba
1st Vinny Lago
Class 5: Stock Production 1988 – 1998
2nd Kelly & Sean Spencer
1st Wayne Harris
Class 6: Stock Production 1999-Present
2nd David Shortsleeve
1st Mike Gushlaw
Class 7: Street Rod/Modified to 1954
2nd Gary Lalonde
1st Bob and Ann Farrell
Class 8: Street Rod/ Modified 1955-Present
2nd William Bartram
1st Steve Morris
Class 9: Stock Truck – all years
2nd Sherman Tucker
1st Mark Devito
Class 10: Stock Foreign
2nd Robert Daucher
1st George May
Class 11: Un-Restored
Class 12: Mayor’s Best in Show
Class 13: People’s Choice
September 4, 2021
The Cape Vincent Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring the 2021 Autos on the River Vintage & Classic Auto Show from 11AM until 4PM on the Village Green at 357 Broadway in downtown Cape Vincent on Saturday, September 4th. Events for the day include over 80 antique autos on the Village Green, a DJ playing music from the 50s and 60s, a silent auction and 13 awards — including NEW this year the Mayor‘s Best in Show & People’s Choice! PLUS, for the kids, FX Caprara will be hosting a “Touch a Car” with a local race car!
Pre-registration is $10 | Day-of registration is $20 | RAINDATE Sunday, September 5th
(In-person pre-registration: visit the Chamber Office at 173 North James Street, 7 days a week, between 10AM – 4PM. Cash or check. Checks made payable to the Cape Vincent Chamber of Commerce.)
Day-of registration BEGINS at 9:00AM and ENDS FIRMLY at 10:55AM (No autos will be accepted on the Green after 10:55AM)
THANK YOU to our 2021 SPONSORS:
At 4PM, stay for a Concert on the Green with Dune and the Del-Tunes!
The Cape Vincent Arts Council and the Cape Vincent Chamber of Commerce sponsors this FREE event from 4 – 5:30PM.
Bring a lawn chair or blanket and enjoy the music of the 50s and 60s!
Past event media:
Thank You To Our 2019 Sponsors
FX Caprara CDJR of Alexandria Bay | French Towne Market | Robbins Grandjean – Grant E Dier Inc | Cedar Point Market