Event Details


May 25th, June 29th, July 4th, July 27th & Aug 31st


5:00PM - 8:00PM


Hwy 305 & Madison Ave


The Bainbridge Island Classic Car Cruise-In combines the love of classic automobiles with a desire to help local kids.

Open to the general public, come and enjoy cool cars and special interest vehicles or bring one of your own (no fee or advance reservation required). The car show is great family fun.

Hamburgers and hotdogs will be served.

Donations will be accepted benefiting Project Backpack.

What is Project Backpack?

  • Provides essential school supplies for Bainbridge Island students in need.

  • Helps with new clothes for school students.

  • Assists with school fees.

Donate to Project Backpack through Helpline House


View or print the turn-by-turn directions in PDF format »

Approximate Timeline of Events
Sakai Middle School
9343 Sportsman Club Rd
Bainbridge Island, WA
10:30 AM-Departure

-Turn Right out of School parking lot onto Sportsman’s Club Rd
-At Stop Sign turn Left on New Brooklyn Rd
-At Stop sign turn Right onto Madison Ave.
-At Roundabout take the 2nd exit to stay on Madison Ave.
-At second Roundabout take the 2nd exit to stay on Madison Ave.
-At Stop sign, turn Left onto Winslow Way.
-At Stop Light, continue Straight on Winslow Way.
-At Stop sign, turn Left onto Ferncliff Ave.
-Turn Right onto Wing Point Way.
-Turn Left onto Park Avenue NE. (Park Avenue will turn into Grand Ave)
-At Stop sign turn Right onto Ferncliff Avenue. (Ferncliff will turn into Lofgren then into Moran)
-At Stop sign, turn Right onto Madison Avenue.
-Veer Right onto Manitou Beach Drive.
-At Stop sign, turn left onto Falk Rd.
-At Stop sign, turn Left onto NE Valley Rd.
-Turn Right onto Sunrise Drive, continue pass Fay Bainbridge Park.
-At Curve, Sunrise Drive turns into Lafayette Ave.
-At Y continue straight on Lafayette Ave.
-At Stop sign continue straight on Lafayette Ave
-At Stop sign take a Left onto Euclid Ave.
-At Stop sign, turn Right onto Phelps Rd NE.
-At Stop continue Straight on Phelps. (This is the home of B.I. infamous Frog Rock)
-Turn Right onto Hidden Cove Rd and continue to Highway 305.
-At Stop sign, Cross Hwy305 to Stay on Hidden Cove Rd.
-At Stop sign, turn Left onto Mazanita Rd. (at curve, Mazanita turns into Bergman Rd.)
-At Stop sign, turn Right onto Miller Rd. (continue approx. 2.5 miles to New Brooklyn Rd)
-Turn Left at Stop sign onto New Brooklyn Rd.
-At Stop sign, turn Left Sportsmans Club Rd
-Turn Left into the Sakai School parking, or continue straight to return to Hwy305.

If you get lost anywhere on the route, please feel free to call Aaron & Tara at 206-818-8298.


The Bainbridge Island Classic Car Cruise-In takes place at the Bainbridge First Baptist Church, at the corner of Highway 305 and Madison Avenue.

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The Bainbridge Island Classic Car Cruise-In takes place on the last Tuesday evening of every month from May through August between 5pm and 8pm.

If you would like to show a cool car or special interest vehicle, we recommend you drive-up as early as possible (show space reaches capacity within the first 30-60 minutes).


Event Information

Do I have to be a car collector to attend?

Absolutely not! Whether you have a love of classic cars, or you just want to support Project Backpack, we’d love to see you at the show. It’s fun for all!

If I just want to show up and look around, do I have to pay?

You can set up anywhere along the parade route listed above. Approximate times are given above too.

Other Information

Is there another way to support Project Backpack?

You bet. The Helpline House could use your help in many ways. Visit http://www.helplinehouse.org/ to learn more.

You can also donate to Project Backpack through Helpline House:


News About the Bainbridge Island Classic Car Cruise-In:

Classic Car Cruise-In is tonight at First Baptist Church“, Bainbridge Review.

Auto enthusiasts line up for the monthly classic cruise-in“, Bainbridge Review.

Learn More About Project Backpack, Helpline House.


Aaron and Micah Strom
Modern Collision Rebuild & Service

9270 Miller Rd. NE
Bainbridge Island, WA 98110
(206) 842-8053