Our thanks to Amy Crowther of Berwyn Development Corporation for providing the following information about this exciting event.
The 24th Annual Berwyn Rt 66 Car Show, sponsored by Paisans Pizzeria & Bar will be held on Ogden Avenue in Berwyn, IL. Berwyn has always been a great Route 66 town with a thriving, dynamic and fast-growing community at its heart. The Route 66 Car Show is the area’s best and biggest car show, attracting more than 30,000 visitors every first Saturday of September.
Plan to make your trip to Route 66 a weekend getaway! Join us Friday, September 5, from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. for our pre-show cookout at Paisans Pizzeria & Bar at 6226 W Ogden Ave.
The Main Event will take place Saturday, September 6 from 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Berwyn’s strip of Route 66 along Ogden Ave between Oak Park Ave and Ridgeland Ave! Visitors can soak up the classic car culture of Historic Route 66 with a stroll through over 500 vintage and custom cars, trucks and motorcycles. Demonstrations of Automobile Flamethrowing by the Roamin’ Chariots will thrill spectators at 11:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m. and 1:30 p.m.