Atlanta Rt. 66 Cruise-In May 11
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ATLANTA -- Mark your
calendar now and plan to attend the Atlanta Rt. 66 Cruise-In on Saturday,
May 11, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Enjoy classic cars, vintage music, great
food, a 50-50 drawing, hourly drawings and more -- all along an original
alignment of the Mother Road itself in downtown Atlanta.
All area car club members and anyone with a great old car they want
to display are invited to attend. Stop by the registration table to
be included in the hourly drawings. The first 50 registrants will
receive a free Atlanta Rt. 66 Cruise-In dash plaque.
town, visitors can step into the Palms Grill Café for a piece of
blue-ribbon homemade pie, tour the J.H. Hawes Grain Elevator Museum,
get their pictures taken with the Bunyon Giant, pick up souvenirs at
the Gunnar Mast Trading Post or handcrafted items at the Arch Street
Artisans shop, have a cheeseburger at Chubby's, visit the Atlanta
Museum, enjoy a cold one at Phanny's or the Korner, then stroll
around and enjoy the assembled cruise-in cars.
The Atlanta Rt. 66 Cruise-In is sponsored by the Atlanta
For more information, phone
217-648-5077 or email
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The next cruise-in will take place on
Saturday, June 8, and will be Illinois' first Electric Vehicle
Cruise-In. Visitors will definitely want to come to downtown Atlanta
that day to see the variety of electric and electric hybrid cars
that will be on hand.