Cruiser’s Love for Classic Cars

Cruisin' the Coast: 20th Anniversary

Cruisin’ Schedule 2016

Friday, October 7, 2016

  • Registration and all Cruisin’ Venues are open 9 a.m.- 5 p.m. Sites with bands: Bay St. Louis, Pass Christian, Gulfport Cruise Central, Edgewater Mall, D’Iberville, Ocean Springs
  • 2016 and 2017 Registration continues 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • Country Cruisin’ Breakfast, Long Beach Yacht Club, 7-10 a.m.
  • The Vicari Auto Auction doors open at 8:30 a.m.
  • Swap Meet/Manufacturers Midway open at Coliseum, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • Car Corral continues, east of Treasure Bay, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • “Salute To Our Veterans,” 10 a.m.-2 p.m., American Star Field at MGM Park sponsored by the Mississippi Automotive Manufacturers Association.
  • Dennis Gage, of the TV program “My Classic Car,” signing autographs: Bay St. Louis, 9-11 a.m.; Edgewater Mall, 2-4 p.m.
  • Courtney Hansen appearances: Cruise Central, 10 a.m.- noon; Ocean Springs, 2-4 p.m.
  • Cristy Lee appearances: Pass Christian, 10 a.m.-noon; Coliseum, 2-4 p.m.
  • Ocean Springs Sock Hop & Street Party, 5-9 p.m. featuring The Platters
  • Feature Car Appearances: Bay St. Louis, 9-11 a.m.; Edgewater Mall, 2-4 p.m.
  • “Pass In The Night,” 5-9 p.m., Pass Christian, Entertainment: The Tip Tops
  • Southern Automotive Conference Exhibit Hall open to registered Cruisers, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Beau Rivage

Cruisin’ Venue Entertainment

Bay St. Louis

  • 11 a.m.-Noon – Mr. Saxman
  • 1-2 p.m. – Garry “Elvis” Wesley
  • 3-4:30 p.m. – Magic

Pass Christian

  • 11 a.m.-Noon – Brandie
  • 1-2 p.m. – Barlow Brothers
  • 3-4:30 p.m. – Halfway Ray

Gulfport Cruise Central

  • 11 a.m.-Noon – Figure 8
  • 1-2 p.m. – Modern Eldorados
  • 3-4:30 p.m. – Escalade

Edgewater Mall West Parking Lot

(Hwy 90)

  • 11 a.m.-Noon – Charles “Doo Wop” Grant
  • 1-2 p.m. – Ghost Town
  • 3-4:30 p.m. – Vince Vance & The Valiants

D’Iberville

  • 11 a.m.-Noon – Deuce Coupe
  • 1-2 p.m. – Starz
  • 3-4:30 p.m. – Vintage

Ocean Springs Downtown

  • 11 a.m.-Noon – N Rhythm
  • 1-2 p.m. – Cool Rayz
  • 3-4:30 p.m. – Na Na Sha

Casino Entertainment

  • Beach Boys, 8 p.m., Beau Rivage Theatre
  • Brandon Bennett – Aloha from Biloxi, 8 p.m., Hard Rock
  • Cheech and Chong, IP Casino, Studio A
  • Al “Lil’ Fats” Jackson, 8-12 midnight, Silver Slipper Casino, The Stage Bar
  • West Story Road Band, 9 p.m. Harrah’s Gulf Coast
  • Dian Diaz, 8 p.m.-1 a.m., Beau Rivage, EIGHT75
  • Triggerproof, 10 p.m.-3 a.m., Beau Rivage, Coast
  • Perkins Road Band with DJ Spicee and DJ Roop, 9 p.m., IP Casino, Chill Ultra Lounge
  • Anderson, 8 p.m.-1 a.m., Beau Rivage, Breeze Bar
  • Boogie Nights, The Ultimate 70s & 80s Nightclub, Hard Rock Biloxi
  • Garry Wesley ‘Tribute to Elvis’  8 p.m. CONTACT Lounge & Sports Bar at Palace Casino Resort Free Admission
  • Jesse Hill Scarlet’s Steaks & Seafood 6PM -10PM Scarlet Pearl
  • Chuck Credo IV   PRL Bar 9PM – 1AM Scarlet Pearl

Saturday, October 8, 2016

  • All Cruisin’ Venues are open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Sites with bands: Bay St. Louis, Pass Christian, Gulfport Cruise Central, Edgewater Mall, D’Iberville, Ocean Springs
  • 2016 Registration, 9 a.m.-noon
  • 2017 Registration, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • Country Cruisin’ Breakfast, Long Beach Yacht Club, 7-10 a.m.
  • Auto Auction begins at Coliseum, Doors open at 8:30 a.m.
  • Swap Meet/Manufacturers Midway open at Coliseum 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • Car Corral continues, east of Treasure Bay, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • Feature Car Appearances: Coliseum, 9-11 a.m.
  • Dennis Gage, of the TV program “My Classic Car,” visiting sites and signing autographs: D’Iberville, 10 a.m.-12 p.m.; Ocean Springs, 2-4 p.m.
  • New! Gautier Mullet & Music Fest, 9 a.m.-11 p.m.,reserved parking for registered vehicles
  • CTC 20th Anniversary Celebration! Harrah’s Gulf Coast on The Great Lawn, 7 p.m., featuring Big Bad Voodoo Daddy with Fireworks following

Cruisin’ Venue Entertainment

Bay St. Louis

  • 11 a.m.-Noon – Deuce Coupe
  • 1-2 p.m. – Ghost Town
  • 3-4:30 p.m. – Escalade

Pass Christian

  • 11 a.m.-Noon – Charles “Doo Wop” Grant
  • 1-2 p.m. – Cool Rayz
  • 3-4:30 p.m. – Al “Lil’ Fats” Jackson

Gulfport Cruise Central

  • 11 a.m.-Noon – Brandie
  • 1-2 p.m. – Barlow Brothers
  • 3-4:30 p.m. – Na Na Sha

Edgewater Mall West Parking Lot (Hwy 90)

  • 11 a.m.-Noon – N Rhythm
  • 1-2 p.m. – Garry “Elvis” Wesley
  • 3-4:30 p.m. – Magic

D’Iberville

  • 11 a.m.-Noon – Figure 8
  • 1-2 p.m. – Halfway Ray
  • 3-4:30 p.m. – Vince Vance & The Valiants

Ocean Springs Downtown

  • 11 a.m.-Noon – Mr. Saxman
  • 1-2 p.m. – Starz
  • 3-4:30 p.m. – Modern Eldorados

Casino Entertainment

  • Beach Boys, 8 p.m., Beau Rivage Theatre
  • CTC 20th Anniversary Celebration! Harrah’s Gulf Coast on The Great Lawn, 7 p.m., featuring Big Bad Voodoo Daddy with Fireworks following
  • Brandon Bennett – Aloha from Biloxi, 8 p.m., Hard Rock Biloxi
  • Halfway Show Band, 9 p.m. Harrah’s Gulf Coast
  • Al “Lil’ Fats” Jackson, 8-12 midnight, Silver Slipper Casino, The Stage Bar
  • Perkins Road Band with DJ Spicee and DJ Roop, 9 p.m., IP Casino, Chill Ultra Lounge
  • Dian Diaz, 9 p.m.-2 a.m., Beau Rivage, EIGHT75
  • Triggerproof, 10 p.m.-3 a.m., Beau Rivage, Coast
  • Anderson, 8 p.m.-1 a.m., Beau Rivage, Breeze Bar
  • Boogie Nights, The Ultimate 70s & 80s Nightclub, Hard Rock Biloxi
  • Jesse Hill Scarlet’s Steaks & Seafood 6PM -10PM Scarlet Pearl

Sunday, October 9, 2016

All events at Cruise Central

  • 2017 Registration open 8 a.m.-Noon.
  • Feature Car Appearance
  • Non-denominational prayer service, 8 a.m.
  • Dennis Gage, of the TV program “My Classic Car,” signing autographs: 8-9 a.m.; Master of Ceremonies, 9-10:30 a.m.
  • Stamping Cards must be turned in by 9 a.m.
  • Gene Oswalt Volunteer of the Year Award
  • Dennis Gage will announce the winners of the Cash Drawings (40 drawings of $500 each) totaling $20,000
  • Make-A-Wish Raffle Car Giveaway and unveiling of new 2017 Raffle Car!
  • Live entertainment by Na Na Sha, 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

Casino Entertainment

  • Mario Meno, 8 p.m., IP Casino, Chill Ultra Lounge

Casino Parking

Beau Rivage Casino: reserved parking area for registered cruisers on the 2nd floor of the garage

Scarlet Pearl Casino: reserved parking area for registered cruisers next to Lava Links Miniature Golf Course.

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Cruisin’ the Coast 2016: Guide to Events