Kitchener: Special Events


Cruising On King Street

Cruising on King Street and Canadian Tire

Celebrating 24 Years in Downtown Kitchener

Each year hundreds of classic cars roll into Victoria Park for our annual show and shine. Following the show and shine, thousands line King Street in downtown Kitchener to watch one of the largest classic car parades in Canada!  

Join us for the 24th annual Cruising On King Street. Enjoy an evening of live music, entertainment, sponsored booths and a trip down memory lane. 

Friday, July 11, 2014
Time: Show & Shine: 3 - 6 p.m. in Victoria Park
Classic Car Parade: 7 - 8 p.m. on King Street
King Street Car Show:  8 - 10 p.m. in Downtown Kitchener

Event Details

For more information check out the event map and information brochure!

 Volunteer for Cruising on King Street 2014

Do you love classic cars? Do you want to be a part of a great community event? Adults 18+ are invited to volunteer. Our dedicated Volunteers make this event a huge success!

Here’s how you can help:

  • Volunteer Welcome Centre

  • Participant Welcome & Registration

  • Block Captain

  • Parking Assistant**

  • Flag Coordinator

**This year we are looking for volunteers who are interested in being a parking assistant. In this role you will work with your assigned block captain to coordinate the cars leaving the park and directing participants with parking of vehicles on King St.

If you are interested in becoming a volunteer please complete the Volunteer Application below.

2014 Cruising on King Street Volunteer Application

Contact Us

Volunteer Inquiries:
Debra Schiedel
P:  519.741.2200 X 7088

Car Registration & General Inquiries:
Justin Young
P:  519.741.2200 X 7086

Media Inquiries:
Kendra Martin
P:  519.741.2200 X 7547




A special thank you to our partners:

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