Events, Shows, & Gallery Girls


Events: Every year we host some pretty awesome events and love to show appreciation to our loyal customers, friends and community. Below is a list of upcoming events we will be hosting. Please note which location the event is at.

Grand Rapids Location: Free Lunch Friday, 1st Friday of the month, April through September



Metro Detroit Location: Free Lunch Friday, Every Friday, Memorial Day through Labor Day


Gallery Girls: GR Auto Gallery has had the pleasure of employing some fantastic ladies to promote our business in the state of Michigan, and have been instrumental in growing our consignment inventory on a yearly basis. Each Spring/Summer you can find them at almost every auto show, swap meet, cruise or concours in the state. They have continued to attract customers to our unique showroom and make the shows even more enjoyable. If you have interest in becoming a Gallery Girl, please inquire at 616-855-6600 or

Car Shows: Below is the upcoming schedule for 2017 Michigan Car Shows and Automotive Events where you can maybe spot a Gallery Girl in your area. Many more listings to come as the 2017 car show season draws closer! If you would like your Michigan car show or event added to the list please email with date, show name, location, and city.

 *Note: Please check local listings for all car show locations, details and times*

  *Please Verify with Local Listings for all Car Show Dates, Locations, Details and Times*

DATE(s)-2017         EVENT TITLE                                              CITY, Michigan 

Jan 27-28            Sno*Drift Rally                                  Atlanta

Jan 29                  All Mopar Winter Swap Meet at Gibraltar Trade Center              Sterling Heights

Feb 2                    Michigan International Auto Show at Devos Place                       Grand Rapids

Feb 10-11             Chrome & Ice Indoor Car Show at 3501 Lapeer Rd.                 Flint

Feb 24                   Autorama at Cobo Hall                                     Detroit

March 19               Eastside A’s 47th Annual Swap Meet                        Macomb

March 25                Motor City Hot Rod and Racing Expo at Suburban Collection Showplace     Novi

April 21-22             Jeep the Mac                                         St. Ignace

April 22             Northwood University Otis Wilson Memorial Classic Car Show       Midland

April 23                 Auto Swap Meet- Monroe Cnty Fairgrounds                              Monroe

April 23                Michigan Chapter NCRS 21st Annual Swap Meet                   Dearborn

April 29                 Freeland Walleye Festival Car Show                       Freeland

April 30               North Oakland Mopar Muscle Swap Meet and Car Show            Shelby Twp

May 3              McFadden Friendly Motors 12th Annual Classic & Muscle Car Show       South Haven

May 7                  54th Annual Old Car Dust Off Michiana                 Mendon

May 13-14           Swap Meet Car Show                            Coldwater

May 14                  Mushroom Festival Cruise and Car Show                       Mesick

May 19                   Blessing of the Bikes Festival                         Baldwin

May 20               GR Auto Gallery of Metro Detroit 1st Annual Car Show         Wixom

May 20                 Arts in Ada Car Show                            Ada

May 20               Automotive Technology Auto Show                 Kirtland College

May 20                Donald Gilmore Pre-1942 Showcase Driving Tour & Car Show     Hickory Corners

May 21                Baker College of Flint 8th Annual Car and Motorcycle Show            Flint

May 21               Great Lakes Stampede-All Ford & Mustang Show                Birch Run

May 21-22            Super Chevy Show                                    Martin

May 26                Northern Michigan Hearse Cruise                      Gaylord

May 26-27           28th Annual Lane Automotive Cruise and Car Show           Watervliet

May 27                Sheridan Spring Fest Car Show                      Sheridan

May 27            4th Annual Memorial Weekend 4 Veterans Car & Craft Show         Big Rapids

May 27                Cars in the Park                             Northport

May 27                 Classics Car Show at Ann Arbor Classic Cars                         Ann Arbor

May 27-28           28th Annual Lane Automotive Cruise & Car Show                   Watervliet

May 28                Spring Fling Auto Show                          Greenville

May 28                Fruitport Old Fashioned days 15th Annual Car Show               Fruitport

May 29                9th Annual Family Fun Festival                                Genesee

June 2              Vintage Car Club of Holland’s Remember When Car Show & Cruise        Holland

June 2-4             Chevrolet Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix                             Detroit

June 3                Classic Car Show                         Midland

June 3              Parkside Credit Union’s 12th Annual Charity Car Show          Westland

June 3                Trapper Ford Mustang Show                     Kalamazoo

June 3               Kruisin for Kylie                               Downtown South Haven

June 4                Car Show & Swap Meet at Knights Picnic Grounds              Shelby Twp.

June 4                Classic Car Club of America Museum Grand Experience              Hickory Corners

June 8                 Auto-Lab Summer Cruise Night #1                  Jenison

June 9-12              1967 Mercury Cougar 50th Anniversary Show                    Dearborn

June 9-11             2nd Annual Keepin It Cruising Road Tour 2017                 Chicago to Ludington

June 9-11            Gridlife Track Battle at Gingerman Raceway                   South Haven

June 10              28th Annual CEMA Charity Car Show at FCA Headquarters & Tech Center       Auburn Hills

June 10              2017 Michigan FBody Meet & Greet at Bakers of Milford             Milford

June 10               Jackson Road Cruise at Bellmark Lanes                     Ann Arbor

June 10               Wide Trackers Spring Dust Off                             Davisburg

June 10              Vicksburg Old Car Festival                          Downtown Vicksburg

June 10              Cruzin Flatrock                            Flat Rock

June 10              Detroit Dragway Reunion at Milan Dragway               Milan                 

June 10                BilletProof Motor City Mania at Milan Dragway                      Milan

June 11               Street Freaks Car Show                          Saginaw

June 11                 Roseville RoseFest Car Show                        Roseville

June 10-11            Back to the Bricks                                     Cadillac

June 11-12            Shelby-American Auto Club-Motor City at Ford World Hqtrs       Dearborn

June 14-17            Hamburg family Fun Fest at Manly W. Bennett Memorial Park           Hamburg

June 16-17            Antiques On The Bay Car Show                          St. Ignace

June 15-17           Jeep Jamboree USA                                 Drummond Island

June 17                7th Annual Air-Cooled Gathering                  Hickory Corners

June 17                Pops in the Past Vintage Car Show                                Standish

June 17           West Michigan Mustang Club 36 Annual Mustang & all Ford Show        Grand Rapids

June 17                Hot Rods & Hot Dogs                                    Lake George

June 17                Corvette Fest at Olde Canterbury Village                        Lake Orion

June 17              34th Mustang & All Ford Show at Frontline Church               Grand Rapids

June 18               36th Annual Father’s Day Car Show & Swap Meet               Hasting

June 18               16th Annual Moose Lodge Car & Motorcycle Show                 Cadillac

June 18           Eyes on Design Classic Car Show at Edsel & Eleanor Ford House       Grosse Pointe Shores

June 20                Dewitt Classic Car Cruise-In                     Dewitt

June 22               Vintage Car & Boat Fest                     Bay Harbor

June 22-24            St. Ignace 42nd Annual Car Show Weekend                     St. Ignace

June 24                Ultimate Vintage Truck Show                         Hickory Corners

June 24               GR Auto Gallery of Grand Rapids 6th Annual Car Show           Grand Rapids

June 24               Pontiac Waterford Elks Car Show                             Waterford

June 24             The Alamo Foundation Classics & Crafts in the Park                Kalamazoo

June 24              Thumb Festival Car Show                      Sandusky

June 24              Antique & Classic Car Show at Shelby Bible Church             Shelby Twp.

June 24-25           45th Annual Sloan Museum Auto Fair                      Flint

June 25               Classic Car Show at Irons Flea Roast                            Irons

June 30-July 1       Cruise at the Fountain Car Show & Swap Meet                  Marshall

July 1                 Ford Frenzy at Milan Dragway                    Milan

July 2                 Old Town Classic Car Show at Cherry Festival                   Traverse City

July 2                 Forest Festival Car Show                                 Manistee

July 8                 Scottville Summerfest Car Show                     Scottville

July 8                Retro Roll Car Truck Bike Show                     Gladwin               

July 8                  Deutsche Marques: A German Auto Event                     Hickory Corners

July 8                13th Annual Corvettes at the Summit at Heritage Park                 Canton

July 8                 Eaton County Parks Ledges Auto & Craft Show                   Grand Ledge

July 8                  6th Annual Model A’s & T’s at the Standish Historical Depot             Standish

July 8                 3rd Annual Auburn Cornfest Car & Truck Show            Auburn

July 8-9            10th Annual Tawas Summerfest Car Cruise & Show                 East Tawas

July 9                  Mad Dogs & Englishmen’s British Auto Faire                   Hickory Corners

July 9                  Kids Camp Car Show at Deano’s 50’s Diner                      Allegan

July 9                 7th Annual Motor City Fest at Canterbury Village                Lake Orion

July 10               Autos for Autism at Garden City Middle School            Garden City

July 14               Mustang Stampede                                   Mackinaw City

July 14               23rd Annual Rolling Sculpture Car Show                     Ann Arbor

July 14               Mike Yore Memorial Car Show                         Saint Joseph

July 14-15        Tahquamenon Valley Cruisers Midsummer Classic Cruise & Car Show           Newberry

July 14-15          Charlevoix Street Legends Classic Car Show                  Charlevoix

July 15          Ss. Francis and Clare Parish Festival Car Show               Birch Run

July 15              Spectrum Health 11th Annual Car Show                   Grand Rapids

July 15               Vantown Community Church 11th Annual Car Show             Webberville

July 15            8th Annual Michigan All Mopar Muscle Car Show/Swap Meet      Milford

July 15             2nd Annual Harsens Island Charity Car Show                     Harsens Island

July 16              Kaleva Days Car Show                             Kaleva

July 21-22          Paw Paw Days 20th Annual Classic Car & Truck Show           Paw Paw

July 22              Michigan Mopar at Milan Dragway                   Milan

July 22              Classic Car Show at Midland Cty Fairgrounds                Midland   

July 22               4th Annual Legacy Car Show                              Bay City

July 28               Cruz’in                                            Montague

July 29             MainStreet Memories Car Show                         Port Huron

July 29              Mopars at the Red Barns Show and Swap Meet               Hickory Corners

July 29               2nd Annual 2017 Allegan County Cruise In                      Allegan

July 29            NSRA Appreciation Day/Classic Instruments Open House        Boyne City

July 29               AuSable River Fest Car Show                        Grayling

July 28-30      39th Annual Concours d’Elegance of America at the Inn at St. John’s     Plymouth

July 30              Bologna Festival Classic Car Show                    Yale

Aug 5                Red Barns Spectacular Car Show and Swap Meet            Hickory Corners

Aug 5                 Flint Elks Car Show at Elks Lodge #222                 Grand Blanc

Aug 5               Knapp Street Church Car Show 4-8:00pm          Grand Rapids 

Aug 5                Cruisin’ for Gramps                                       Charlotte

Aug 5               Car Truck Bike & Semi Show                        Marion

Aug 5                Annual Twin Sault Cruisers Car Show                         Sault Ste Marie

Aug 5              Cruise to Goodrish                             Goodrich

Aug 5                Annual Peckham Veteran Services Car & Bike Show              Lansing

Aug 6           7th Annual Le Concours de Livingston at Waldenwoods Conf. Center        Hartland

Aug 6              Boy Scout Troop 296 Classic Car Show                    Marine City

Aug 11-12       Auto Show & Flea Market                     Boyne City

Aug 11-12         Del Shannon Cruise & Car Show                     Coopersville

Aug 12             Sandusky Cruise 2017 & Car Show                          Sandusky

Aug 12              Lake Bluff Concours of Southwest Michigan                 Benton Harbor

Aug 12            Marinette & Menominee Auto Club’s 46th Annual Show            Menominee

Aug 12            Corvettes America Show                           Clarkston

Aug 12             Stanton Old Fashioned Days Car Show                       Stanton

Aug 12-13         Lincoln Motor Car Museum Meet                           Hickory Corners

Aug 13            3rd Annual Willow Run Victory Car Show at Yankee Air Museum       Belleville

Aug 13              Wheels Club Car Show                     Hillman

Aug 16-19         St Patrick – St Anthony Parish Summer Festival                    Grand Haven

Aug 17-19          23rd Annual Ferndale Dream Cruise                  Ferndale

Aug 19              Woodward Dream Cruise                               Royal Oak

Aug 19               Relix Riot Traditional Hot Rods & Customs Show            Hickory Corners

Aug 19             Back to the Bricks Cruise Weekend                     Flint/Grand Blanc

Aug 20              Mustang Memories at the Ford Development Center           Dearborn

Aug 21             Michigan Old US 27 Tour at Coldwater Big Boy                 Coldwater

Aug 25             28th Street Metro Cruise                            Grand Rapids

Aug 26         Michigan Monte Carlo Club's 6th An. Fall Meet at Bennett Park        Charlotte

Aug 26               8th Annual Michigan Veterans Car Show                  Sterling Heights

Aug 27             Crusin’ Hines                         Dearborn

Aug 27              Blue Oval Blast- Cap City Mustang Club at Fitzgerald Park          Grand Ledge

Aug 27-28          USMA Summer National’s Car Show                        Mount Clemens

Sept 2              1st Annual Car & Bike Show at St. Joseph Parish 12-3pm           Erie

Sept 3             14th Annual Trufant Jubilee Car, Truck, & Bike Show          Trufant

Sept 3               Classic Car Show at Uncle John’s Cider Mill                  St. Johns

Sept 4              18th Annual Labor Day Car Show                  Big Rapids

Sept 8              16th Annual Benefit Cruise-in at Trendway Corp 6-9pm         Holland

Sept 8              Street Rod Nationals North                           Kalamazoo

Sept 8-10           Frankenmuth Auto Fest 2017                                Frankenmuth

Sept 10              Muscle Cars PLUS Show & Swap Meet                Hickory Corners

Sept 10             9th Annual Classic Car Gathering                          Indiantown

Sept 15            Richard Crane Truck Show                         St Ignace

Sept 15            Munising Bay Car Show                       Munising

Sept 16             Turn the Village Teal Ovarian Cancer Car Show                Rochester Hills

Sept 16             Ford Model A day at the Gilmore Car Museum                Hickory Corners

Sept 16             Downtown Midland Cruise ‘N Car Show                 Midland

Sept 16            Ididit Car Show & Open House                           Techmseh

Sept 16            Classic Car & Cupcake Challenge at Addison Twp. Public Library      Leonard

Sept 17           Fire Up Your Grille Car, Truck & Bike Show                       Harrison

Sept 22-24       Mustang Club Mid-Michigan Wine Tour                  Belair

Sept 23            Dryden Boom Day Car Show                           Dryden

Sept 23           Classic Car Show at Midland Cty Fairgrounds                   Midland

Sept 24-25       Nostalgia Drags at Milan Dragway                        Milan

Sept 25            Poker Run 20 Car Show & Color Tour                        Greenville

Sept 30           Gratiot Cruise 20 mile-23 mile                         Gratiot

Sept 30           Curran Black Bear Festival Car Show                        Curran

Oct 7               Tuscola Cty Pumpkin Festival Car Show                  Caro

Oct 26             Gilmore’s Halloween Spooktacular Fundraiser(indoor Trick or Treat)   Hickory Corners

Oct 27-29        Riverwalk Place Jeep Creep                     Gladwin

Oct 29             Fall Swap Meet at Monroe Cty Fairgrounds                     Monroe


Every Wednesday, May-Sept, 5-8pm at the Gilmore Museum & Blue Moon Diner         Hickory Corners

Every Tuesday, Memorial day-Labor day, 4-10pm at Fricano’s Pizza                  Alpine Ave, Comstock Park

Fun Time Cruzers- Every Monday, May-September, 5-8:30pm at Lakeside Mall        Sterling Heights

4th Friday Cruise-Ins (Dates: 5/26, 6/23, 7/28, 8/25, 9/22) 6-9pm                            Jackson