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Post Last Modified – June 17, 2023 ¦

Classic Car Shows & Hot Rod Events In British Columbia – Canada

Who doesn’t love a parade of Classic Cars & Hot Rods. For car enthusiasts, there are a number of 🚗 Classic Car Shows On Vancouver Island in Beautiful British Columbia 🍁 Canada each and every year!

Most of these events kick off on Father’s Day in Canada in the month of June.

Seaside Cruizers – Father’s Day Show & Shine

One of the biggest Classic Car Shows actually takes place right in our hometown each season. The …

🚗 Seaside Cruizers Car Club, 🚗
hosts a weekend of special events in the towns of Parksville & Qualicum Beach.

It’s a fun filled Father’s Day weekend event, where spectators can come and view their {Show ‘n Shine} and much more in downtown Qualicum Beach.


In fact the Sunday Show ‘n Shine events are so popular they were actually mentioned on the – Oprah Winfrey television show.

It was said to be one of the “10 Best Things To Do On Father’s Day!”

Vintage Auto

We always look forward to their Friday Night – Cruise Night Drive By Parade.

This is where the proud owners of these beautiful cars and trucks cruise down the streets of Parksville and neighboring Qualicum Beach.

Locals like ourselves, pick a favorite spot on the parade route and watch them drive by!

Loads of Fun! 🙂

Rat Rod With Canada Flag

For you lovers of these special cars, I’ve taken a few photos for you to enjoy here on my travel blog.

This parade of autos took at least 45 minutes for all them to drive by. I wish I had a counter to keep track of just how many there were.

Maybe next year!

Class VW Bug

Who doesn’t love a VW Bug (Punch Buggy) to get the show started!

This fellow has done an excellent job of advertising his business with this classic Volkswagon Beetle. 🙂

Classic Cars

Aging Gracefully Classic Autos

Flower Power VW Van

Classic VW Van

A Classic Chevrolets

Classic Chevrolet

Classic Chev

Seaside Cruisers Vancouver Island

Classic Chevrolet Corvettes

Classic Corvettes

Classic Pickup Trucks & More

Classic Pickup Truck

Vintage Custom Pickup Truck

Classic Seaside Cruisers

Classic Car Parade Vancouver Island

Vintage Army Truck

A Classic Ford Thunderbird Convertible

Classic Ford Thunderbird

The Classic Custom Hot Rods

British Columbia Vancouver Island Cruises Sign

Hot Rod Classic

Hot Rod Cruiser

Classic Hot Rod Cruiser

There are literally dozens of outstanding car shows and show & shine events held each and every year in British Columbia. Many of these weekend long events draw hundreds of amazing classic automobiles!

If you love cars or just like to view these beauties, you’re sure to come across a show in this region from April to September.

Be sure to check out my detailed post on …

🌲 Planning Holidays In British Columbia. 🌲
Come see what this beautiful Province has to offer!

Heritage Park In Mission BC Annual Show & Shine

Mission BC Old Car Sunday

For many years now, the City of Mission British Columbia has also held an annual car show and shine on Father’s Day.

This event has gotten so big, there are usually over 1,000 cars, trucks, motorcycles and boats on display each season.

Mission BC Car Show

We used to live in the City for years and always looked forward to viewing these classics!

If you’re an outdoor enthusiast, you’ll love…

🍁 Mission British Columbia. 🍁

A Few More Classic Car Photographs

Classic Car in BC

Classic Car in British Columbia

Classic Auto

This was just a sample of the many beautiful classic automobiles that did their drive by parade for us locals on Father’s Day Weekend back in 2019.

This weekend event seems to get bigger each and every year, and is something both towns look forward to hosting annually!

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The 2023 {Seaside Cruisers Show & Shine} will be held on June 16-18 – Celebrating their 30th anniversary!

The hugely popular {Northwest Deuce Days Event} is returning to Victoria, BC on July 17th-20th, 2025!

I’ve add the Official Victoria Tourism website page link for this event below, for much more information.

Tourism Victoria Logo 🌷 Duece Days – Victoria BC 🌷

Van Isle Show & Shine Logo Unfortunately, the Annual Show & Shine that was to be held in Parksville on August 04th, 2023 has been cancelled. 🙁 I have listed the Clubs official website below, where you can access more detailed information.

🚘 Van Isle Show & Shine 🚘

😎 Safe and Healthy Travels!

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