Come join us

Whether you are a classic car owner or a car enthusiast this event is for you! We invite you to join us every Thursday night from May to September, 4:30pm-8pm, for this free event featuring theme nights, LIVE entertainment, hand dipped ice cream & old fashioned sodas.  Registering your classic car is completely free and includes coupons to the Essenhaus Restaurant and the Essenhaus Village Shops.

2019 Event Information


May 2, 2019
Opening Night

May 16, 2019
Featured Club: Michiana Mustang Club
N.H.S. Super Mileage Car Showcase

May 23, 2019
LIVE Entertainment: The Heartland Country Cloggers

May 30, 2019
Featured Club: Porsche Club



June 6, 2019
LIVE Entertainment: Blast to the Past (featuring Kettle Corn Keith)

June 13, 2019
NSRA Appreciation Night

June 20, 2019
Pulse FM Radio LIVE Remote & Featured Club: Michiana Mustang Club


July 11, 2019
Summer Nights: Root Beer Float & 50’s Evening

July 18, 2019
Featured Club: Michiana Mustang Club


August 8, 2019
Featured Club: Porsche Club of America Michiana Region

August 10, 2019
Ford & Mustang Show

August 15, 2019
Featured Club: Michiana Mustang Club
Special Welcome to the FROG RV Rally Guests!
N.H.S. Super Mileage Car Presentation

August 22, 2019
Featured Club: Elkhart Vette Set
Pie it Forward Night

August 29, 2019


September 5, 2019
Picture Night – Let us take a picture of your car! This may be your chance to be featured on next year’s Cruise-In shirt!

September 12, 2019
Hooley Classic Car Auction – Heritage Hall Parking Lot

September 19, 2019
Dash Plaque Night
Featured Clubs: Michiana Mustang Club
LIVE Entertainment: Heartland Country Cloggers

September 26, 2019
Cruise-In Finale!