Tag Archives: classic car show Grant County Indiana

Remembering James Dean and the James Dean Run Car Show

Sponsored by the Fairmount Historical Museum annually, this event includes a huge car show featuring 50’s classic and custom autos.  Parade of Neon, special guests, swap meet, and plenty of 50’s entertainment!  James Dean look-alike contest, dance contest, carnival rides and lots of fun along Main Street in the heart of James Dean’s hometown of…

Remembering James Dean Festival & James Dean Run Car Show

Sponsored by the Fairmount Historical Museum annually, this event includes a huge car show featuring 50’s classic and custom autos. Parade of Neon, special guests, swap meet, and plenty of 50’s entertainment!  James Dean look-alike contest, 50’s dance contest, Lasso Contest, 5k walk, Pet Parade, Grand Parade, live music,and showings of Dean’s three films.

Pre-James Dean Run Car Show

Kick off the James Dean Weekend in Grant County at the Annual Pre-James Dean Run Car Show event in downtown Fairmount.  This free show features all pre-1980 cars.  Hosted by the Fairmount Lions Club. Entry Fee $10. 16 Special Car Awards, free Dash Plaques for the first 100 entries. Terrific 50’s and 60’s era music…

Upland Labor Day Festival

Labor Day celebration featuring family fun and activities. Share the weekend with us and enjoy the truck show, car cruise-in, Monday parade, town-wide rummage, midway carnival, kids mini pedal tractor pull, big wheel and tricycle race, and apple crate derby. Lots of live music and contests. Fun for the entire family all weekend long in…