Some of North America’s best automotive-themed festivals are found here in Chatham-Kent, Canada’s Classic Car Capital.
A Chatham-manufactured Gray Dort is on display at Chatham-Kent Museum showcasing the region’s ties to the automotive industry in Canada. This 1919 touring model is one of the last few in existence.
Classic Car Festivals
Chatham-Kent’s Car Shows and festivals are rated some of the best in Ontario and Canada.
Retrofest is a celebration of nostalgia in downtown Chatham that draws thousands in May
Blenheim Classics Auto Show in June
Mitchell's Bay Antique Car, Truck, Tractor and Bike Show in July
Bothwell Car Show, one of Canada’s largest daylong shows displays more than 1,200 vehicles in August
WAMBO (Wallaceburg Antique Motor and Boat Outing), Canada’s largest and foremost antique transportation show features more than 500 displays of cars, fire trucks, boats, motorcycles and airplanes in August
For more information on all our classic car festivals, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
*Please note: The RM Classic Cars exhibit is currently closed to the public, and there are no longer tours, however, RM Cars and Coffee events are available to the public at scheduled times throughout the year.