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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 2nd

from 11:00AM – 4:00PM.

Pre-registered vehicles get first dibs on the Village Green.

Pre-Registration is CLOSED

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 ($18 for Military – Active & Retired).

For the safety of all event participants, NO vehicles will be allowed to enter the Green after 11:00AM.

Click HERE to Sponsor & Donate

Lazy Acres Park, Bach and Co., Hamilton’s Body Shop, Precision Marine at Peos Bay, Inc

NEW Categories! We’ve added Corvette categories and additional “modified cars & trucks” categories!

(NO vehicles newer than 2008)

1 Stock Production Cars 1900 – 1954

2 Stock Production Cars 1955 – 1964

3 Stock Production Cars 1965 – 1968

4 Stock Production Cars 1969 – 1972

5 Stock Production Cars 1973 – 1984

6 Stock Production Cars 1985 – 1996

7 Stock Production Cars 1997 – 2008

8 Corvette Stock Cars 1953 – 1982

9 Corvette Stock Cars 1984 – 2008

10 Stock Truck – 1900 – 1960

11 Stock Truck – 1961 – 2008

12 Car/ Modified 1900 – 1960

13 Car/ Modified 1961 – 2008

14 Truck/ Modified – all years to 2008

15 Stock Foreign – all years, up to 2008

16 Unrestored – all years, up to 2008

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.

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

Dave Bonney

Class 12: Mayor’s Best in Show

George Kuhn

Class 13: People’s Choice

Edwin Baxter

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)


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!



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Thank You To Our 2019 Sponsors

FX Caprara CDJR of Alexandria Bay  |  French Towne Market  |  Robbins Grandjean – Grant E Dier Inc  |  Cedar Point Market