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Title: Altavista Downtown Classic Car Cruise-In
When: 07/06/2013 5:00PM - 8:30PM
Location: Downtown Altavista, VA
Description: Classic Car Cruise-ins are in Downtown Altavista on the 1st Saturday of each month, from April through October, except for June and August, when we feature car shows at English Park for Uncle Billy's Day and the Rotary Club's Riverfest. The Cruise Ins start at 5:00pm and run to 8:30pm. Cars enter on Main Street. Raffles and a 50/50 drawing are held, while people stroll and view the many outstanding vehicles. This is a fun event for car owners and spectators alike. Glen and Linda Miller, of Miller's Jewelry, 520 Main, host a "Peoples Choice" award for the best liked car or truck.
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