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City of Little Rock Public Relations
Office (501) 371-4421
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE :
Monday, March 2, 2009
“CRUISIN’ IN THE ROCK” SEASON KICKS INTO HIGH GEAR
Little Rock’s monthly car show celebrates its 9th season beginning March 6, 2009.
Little Rock, Ark. (March 2, 2009) – The ninth season of “Cruisin’ in the Rock,” Little Rock’s monthly car show in the River Market District, will begin this Friday, March 6, 2009. These cruises featuring classic cars, street rods, trucks and motorcycles will be on display from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. The monthly cruises are sponsored by the Little Rock Convention & Visitors Bureau, the Arkansas Pontiac Association and Little Rock Parks and Recreation Department.
Boy Scout Troop #105 will be the special guests for the evening enjoying the cars and raising money for their troops by selling food at the show. The Scout Leaders and Scouts will also select and present the “Best Cruiser” and “Best Truck” awards. The Arkansas Pontiac Association will present their monthly “Host Club Choice” award. And, of course, all participants are eligible for door prizes.
The dates for the 2009 “Cruisin’ in the Rock” season are:
Friday, March 6
Friday, April 10
Friday, May 29
Friday, June 12
Friday, July 10
Friday, August 14
Friday, September 11
Friday, November 13
“The popular monthly cruises are only a part of the excitement for the season this year,” says Carol Dolan, event chair. “This year we are excited to welcome the Central Arkansas Corvette Club Weekend on May 7 - 9, the O’Reilly Auto Parts’ Street Machine Nationals on September 11 – 13, and Big Cruisefest on October 23 – 24.”
“Cruisin’ in the Rock” is open to the public and admission is free. For more information on the monthly Cruisin’ in the Rock as well as these other car events, visit www.cruisinLittleRock” or call Carol Dolan at (501) 370-3201.