Collector Car Appreciation Day - Friday July 10

The SEMA Action Network (SAN) announced that the next “Collector Car Appreciation Day” will be celebrated on July 10, 2015. The date marks the sixth consecutive commemoration in what is now an annual event to raise awareness of the vital role automotive restoration and collection plays in American society.

Intended to celebrate the classics of the past and the future, the U.S. Senate helped launch Collector Car Appreciation Day (CCAD) by passing Resolutions each year at the SAN’s request. The previous resolutions were sponsored by Senator Jon Tester (D-MT), Senator Richard Burr (R-NC) and Senator Mark Begich (D-AK). The Senators have been strong advocates for the automotive hobby in Washington, D.C., and recognize the integral role collector cars have played in fostering our nation’s appreciation for the automobile’s unique historical place in our history.

Below is a list of scheduled events to commemorate America’s time-tested love affair with the automobile. Individuals, car clubs and business owners interested in publicizing events may submit the details of their July celebration at no cost by using this link. If you are unable to celebrate on July 10, the SAN encourages events to be scheduled throughout the month of July 2015.

How to Plan Your Collector Car Appreciation Day Event

2014 Collector Car Appreciation Day Photos

Past Collector Car Appreciation Day Event Photos

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2015 Collector Car Appreciation Day Event Listing


July 10, Glendale

SEMA National Collector Car Appreciation Day at Mixteca/Kmart
Sponsor: Nancy Perry Productions
Info:, 602-843-3545 (info hotline) or

July 11, Phoenix

SEMA National Collector Car Appreciation Day
Sponsor: Nancy Perry Productions, Naoa Auto Parts and Sanderson Ford
Info:, 602-843-3545 (info hotline) or



July 4, Danville

Blackhawk Museum Collector Car Apprecaition Day
Sponsor: Blackhawk Automotive Museum
Info:, 925 736 2280



July 11, Newark

Peoples Plaza Car Show
Sponsor: Peoples Plaza / TRISAW events
Info: Scott 302-363-2086,




July 8-12, Islamorada to Key West

Key West Power Cruise
Sponsor: Cheri Copeland



July 4, Kokomo

Haynes Apperson Festival Car Show
Sponsor: Pioneer Automobile Club


July 10, Columbus

GTO Association Of America National Convention
Sponsor: Pontiacs of Southern Indiana & Indy GTO Association




July 9, Bethlehem

Beech Hill Auto Cruise Night
Sponsor: White Mountain Cruisers Car Club
Info: or


July 12, Bath

15th Annual "At The Hop"
Sponsor: White Mountain Cruisers LLC. Car Club
Info: or 603-444-2652


July 14, Littleton

Ninety Nine "99" Cruise Night
Sponsor: White Mountain Cruisers LLC. Car Club
Info: or



July 10, Columbus

Goodguys 18th PPG Nationals
Sponsor: Goodguys Rod & Custom Association



July 10, Tarentum-Pittsburgh

Ultimate Car Cruise Collector Car Appreciation Day
Sponsor: Galleria at Pittsburgh Mills Mall
Info: 412-807-1115



July 10, Memphis

Collector Car Appreciation Day
Sponsor: Superior Custom Street Rods Inc



July 18, Auburn

3rd Annual Car Show 4 Kids
Sponsor: Ed Britz



July 10, Brookfield

Cruisin' at the Wilson Center
Sponsor: Wilson Center for the Arts


July 10, Iola

Iola Old Car Show
Sponsor: Iola Old Car Show
Info:, 715-445-4000






July 4, Trouville sur Mer Normandie
Rallye Annuel 2015 "Entre Terre et Mer" et Vintage American Cars Expo
Sponsor: US Cars Club Normandy | Mairie de Trouville
Info: Alain Lubat -





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