Organizers expect 1,500 classic cars to roll into Capac on Sunday for the Scholz Auto Show.
September 22, 2010
CAPAC — From classic cars to outhouses on wheels, there's something to suit everyone's fancy at this week's Capac Fall Fest and Scholz Auto Show. Chamber of Commerce members and other volunteers have pieced together a full schedule of events.
The weekend's festivities also coincide with Capac Schools' Homecoming plans.
Friday's Homecoming parade is slated for 5 p.m. and football game kicks off at 7 p.m.
The winner of Capac's Cutest Baby contest will be announced at CSB Bank on Friday at 5 p.m.
"We'll be handing out 322 trophies and 400 jackets during our awards ceremony at 4 p.m."
This year's featured cars are 1936-48 street rods.
An art display and silent auction will be ongoing throughout the weekend at the Capac Community Connection. Friends of the Capac Library will host a book sale at the library from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday and Saturday and 12-4 p.m. on Sunday. Look for sidewalk sales from area merchants too.
There will be lots of good food and drinks to dine on all weekend long. There will be bake sales, pancake breakfasts.
The chamber beer tent will be serving up cold drinks and live music on Friday and Saturday night in Lions Park.
At Sunday's show, car enthusiasts can dine on all kinds of food served up by Louie's Restaurant, Boy Scouts, booster groups and more.
St. Nicholas Catholic Church, Zion United Methodist Church, the Mussey Twp. firefighters and auxiliary and others have dinners planned. See the complete schedule on page 5-A for all of the details.
Maria Brown joined the Tri-City Times staff in 2003, the same year she earned a bachelor's degree in English from Calvin College. Born and raised in Imlay City, she now resides north of Capac where she enjoys working on the farm, gardening and reading.