The 2018 Manistique Merchants Car Show will be Saturday, September 1st, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The Kewadin Labor Day Weekend Car Show will be Friday, August 31st. Preceding the Kewadin Car Show Friday evening is the Friday Night Cruise. Participants in the Cruise line up at 6:00 pm at Lakeshore Shell. The Cruise will go through Manistique and continue east to the Kewadin Casino for those wishing to enter the Kewadin Car Show.

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This is it. The car show with a difference. Manistique Merchants proudly present the  Manistique Merchants Car Show.

The weekend kicks off with the Kewadin Labor Day Car Show on Friday starting at 4:00 p.m. at the Kewadin Casino on US 2 East. Everyone is welcome. Trophies and prizes will be awarded.

On Saturday the downtown is closed off and registration begins at 8:00 a.m. at The DownTowner Restaurant. The first 150 Car Show registrants receive dash plaques and Kewadin Casino packages.

Every year we have a large and varied collection of vehicles on display.

Kids can enter the tractor pull. Pedal power to the max!

We have a contest to see how long a car will run with the oil removed.

Enjoy lunch at one of the downtown restaurants or at one of the several food booths including Chicken BBQ by the .

Snowmobiles from all eras will be on display at the Snowmobile Show. For details click here.

Arts and Craft Fair.

There will be many booths for your shopping pleasure. Space is available for your booth. $15.00 fee, donated to Schoolcraft County DARE Program. Contact: Dan Barber, 710 Cherry St., Manistique, MI 49854, (906) 341-5082.

Car Show Pictures

2016 Car Show Video

2015 Car Show Video

2014 Car Show Video

Car Show Retrospective

2012 Car Show Video

2011 Car Show video

2010 Car Show video

2009 Car Show video

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