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Red Barns Spectacular

August 6, 2016 @ 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM


The KAARC is Hosting the Red Barns Spectacular again. For many years we have seen the camper show grow and grow. It is $20 per camper. We would love to have everyone there. Pleas contact me 269-377-7756. Below is a more detail description

Jim Holland President of the KAARC

The Red Barns Spectacular… West Michigan’s oldest and largest premiere car show event. Held on the first Saturday of Aug since 1980. This year August 6th. Over 1200 show cars are expected. Hosted by the Kalamazoo Antique Auto Restorers Club K.A.A.R.C. at the Gilmore Car Museum.

The car show itself is actually 5 events in one… And is open to all Pre – 1991 vehicles. Car clubs and individuals from all over the Midwest have been attending for 35 plus years. The show brings in cars of all styles and ages. From originals to restored, and customs and restro-rods…

The Judge show – Is a collection of meticulous automobiles competing for trophies in 15 classes. You will witness originals and unique customs to rare cars that you have only heard about or have not seen in years…

The Drivers Choice Show – A sea of cars, trucks vans, station wagons, convertibles, coupes to scooters… Each year, an eclectic showing of art on wheels. With friends and laughter echoing though out…

Antique Camper Show – Most are with the “Tin Can Tourists”. They put on a great treat in that summer heat. Hiding under the trees

The “Boats at the Barns” Show – Wooden and fiberglass boats of all types from days past.

There are also antique cars for sale… So once you have ignited that fire to own your dream cruise… head over and negotiate for that project car…

Vendors – You can wander over 200 vendors of all types.

Watch for antique bicycles touring the grounds, The Double Decker Bus, “Garage Works” program, Military vehicles and the Gilmore Car Museum is celebrating 50 years!!!

Bring your friends, Your car club, enjoy hundreds and hundreds of makes and models and variations… celebrate with us the history of the Automobile…


Gilmore Car Museum
6865 W Hickory Rd
Hickory Corners, MI 49060 United States
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