Art Car Events 2004

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Last updated 13 December 2004

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Participatory events are assumed to be open unless noted as invitational, but many require advance registration or application.

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January 2004

February 2004

Feb 8Sun Art Cars on Ice
Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
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Feb 14Sat St. Jack's Day
Houston, Texas, USA
See the Houston Art Car Klub's calendar entry.
Feb 27Fri Steer This! Collegiate Art Car Challenge entry deadline .

March 2004

April 2004

Apr 1Thu Burning Man Mutant Vehicle Social
San Francisco, California, USA
Visit Burning Man Year-Round Calendar, and navigate to April 1.
Apr 2Fri Deep Ellum Arts Festival
Dallas, Texas, USA
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Apr 3Sat Deep Ellum Arts Festival
Dallas, Texas, USA
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Apr 4Sun Deep Ellum Arts Festival
Dallas, Texas, USA
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Apr 23Fri Austin Art Car Parade
Austin, Texas, USA
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Apr 24Sat Austin Art Car Parade
Austin, Texas, USA
.
Inman Park Festival Parade
Inman Park, Georgia, USA
.

May 2004

May 6Thu Artists Art Car Ball
Houston, Texas, USA
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May 7Fri Art Car Weekend
Houston, Texas, USA
.
Lake Eden Arts Festival
Black Mountain, North Carolina, USA
Kelly Hanson: Hansons4@aol.com, (828)258-0197
May 8Sat Art Car Weekend
Houston, Texas, USA
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Nighttime Illuminated Cruise
Houston, Texas, USA
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Lake Eden Arts Festival
Black Mountain, North Carolina, USA
Kelly Hanson: Hansons4@aol.com, (828)258-0197
May 9Sun Art Car Weekend
Houston, Texas, USA
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Lake Eden Arts Festival
Black Mountain, North Carolina, USA
Kelly Hanson: Hansons4@aol.com, (828)258-0197
May 15Sat Art Tougeau
Lawrence, Kansas, USA
RESCHEDULED (was May 1). Lawrence Arts Center: (785)843-2787. Old web page. See also.
Sacramento ArtCar Bizarre
Sacramento, California, USA
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Towe Auto Museum exhibit opens
Sacramento, California, USA
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Art Hop
Portland, Oregon, USA
"Recycled art" theme. Bridget Bayer: bridges@easystreet.com, (503)998-5121
May 28Fri Playa del Fuego (Spring)
Near Odessa, Delaware, USA
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Cathedral Village Arts Festival
Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
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May 29Sat Playa del Fuego (Spring)
Near Odessa, Delaware, USA
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Harrisburg Artsfest
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA
Greg Phelps: thatcarohio@sbcglobal.net
May 30Sun Playa del Fuego (Spring)
Near Odessa, Delaware, USA
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Harrisburg Artsfest
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA
Greg Phelps: thatcarohio@sbcglobal.net
May 31Mon Playa del Fuego (Spring)
Near Odessa, Delaware, USA
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Harrisburg Artsfest
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA
Greg Phelps: thatcarohio@sbcglobal.net

June 2004

Jun 5Sat Charles Village Parade
Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Steven Rivelis: (410) 243-7979 x11.
Artcar Party!
Montclair, New Jersey, USA
Caravan, community art car project, etc. Tim McNally: timcnally@mindspring.com
Jun 12Sat International Tulsa Route 66 Festival
Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
CANCELLED
Art cars portion cancelled.
Jun 13Sun International Tulsa Route 66 Festival
Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
CANCELLED
Art cars portion cancelled.
Jun 19Sat Seattle Art Car Blowout
Seattle, Washington, USA
Part of the Fremont Fair.
Jun 20Sun Seattle Art Car Blowout
Seattle, Washington, USA
Part of the Fremont Fair.
Jun 25Fri ComFest
Columbus, Ohio, USA
Scott Williams: scott_williams@ameritech.net, (614)262-4207
Jun 26Sat Mermaid Parade
Coney Island, New York, USA
Aquatic-themed art cars sometimes participate. Examples
ComFest
Columbus, Ohio, USA
Scott Williams: scott_williams@ameritech.net, (614)262-4207
Jun 27Sun ComFest
Columbus, Ohio, USA
Scott Williams: scott_williams@ameritech.net, (614)262-4207
Jun 28Mon Paint a Car Camp begins
Berryville, Virginia, USA
Ends July 2. Bonnie Jacobs: (540)955-3870

July 2004

Jul 2Fri Ashland’s Old Fashioned 4th of July Celebration
Ashland, Oregon, USA
.
Paint a Car Camp ends
Berryville, Virginia, USA
See June 28.
Jul 3Sat Ashland’s Old Fashioned 4th of July Celebration
Ashland, Oregon, USA
.
Jul 4Sun Burnin'Bush Art Car Parade
Gerlach, Nevada, USA
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Ashland’s Old Fashioned 4th of July Celebration
Ashland, Oregon, USA
.
Freedom Over Texas
Houston, Texas, USA
Patriotic art cars invited. Kim Stoilis: kim@orangeshow.org
Jul 10Sat Mercer Island Summer Celebration Parade
Mercer Island, Washington, USA
See also: Seattle Art Cars calendar
Jul 11Sun Art on the Avenue
Tacoma, Washington, USA
Theresa Grimes: treem@mindspring.com
Jul 16Fri Artscape
Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Gary Kachadourian: GKachadourian@promotionandarts.com. Art cars portion co-produced by American Visionary Art Museum.
Jul 17Sat Artscape
Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Gary Kachadourian: GKachadourian@promotionandarts.com. Art cars portion co-produced by American Visionary Art Museum.
Jul 18Sun Artscape
Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Gary Kachadourian: GKachadourian@promotionandarts.com. Art cars portion co-produced by American Visionary Art Museum.
Jul 23Fri The ArtCar Parade
Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
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Jul 24Sat The ArtCar Parade
Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
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Jul 25Sun The ArtCar Parade
Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
.

August 2004

Aug 5Thu Art Car Stampede
Steamboat Springs, Colorado, USA
For info: (970)879-9008
Aug 6Fri Art Car Stampede
Steamboat Springs, Colorado, USA
For info: (970)879-9008
Kentucky Art Car Weekend
Louisville, Kentucky, USA
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Aug 7Sat Art Car Stampede
Steamboat Springs, Colorado, USA
For info: (970)879-9008
Kentucky Art Car Weekend
Louisville, Kentucky, USA
.
Aug 13Fri Central Art Car Exhibit & Celebration
Omaha, Nebraska, USA
RESCHEDULED from Aug 6-7.
Aug 14Sat Central Art Car Exhibit & Celebration
Omaha, Nebraska, USA
RESCHEDULED from Aug 6-7.
Hot N' Funky Festival
Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada
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Aug 15Sun Route 6 Nebraska Art Car Exhibition
Hastings, Nebraska, USA
Don Robertson: nufom@alltel.net, (402)463-5059
Hot N' Funky Festival
Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada
.
Aug 27Fri 1st Annual Mt. Dora Art Car Weekend
Mt. Dora, Florida, USA
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Aug 28Sat 1st Annual Mt. Dora Art Car Weekend
Mt. Dora, Florida, USA
.
Aug 29Sun 1st Annual Mt. Dora Art Car Weekend
Mt. Dora, Florida, USA
.
Aug 30Mon Burning Man
Black Rock City, Nevada, USA
.
Towe Auto Museum exhibit closes
Sacramento, California, USA
See May 15.
Aug 31Tue Burning Man
Black Rock City, Nevada, USA
.

September 2004

Sep 1Wed Burning Man
Black Rock City, Nevada, USA
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Sep 2Thu Burning Man
Black Rock City, Nevada, USA
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Sep 3Fri Burning Man
Black Rock City, Nevada, USA
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Red River Radio Americana Music Festival
Nacogdoches, Texas, USA
For art car registration form: Melissa Sanford: melissa@visitnacogdoches.org
Sep 4Sat Burning Man
Black Rock City, Nevada, USA
.
Red River Radio Americana Music Festival
Nacogdoches, Texas, USA
For art car registration form: Melissa Sanford: melissa@visitnacogdoches.org
Sep 5Sun Burning Man
Black Rock City, Nevada, USA
.
Lexington Avenue Arts & Fun Festival
Asheville, North Carolina, USA
Jamie Metsch: jmetsch@ashevillenc.gov, (828)232-4502
Sep 6Mon Burning Man
Black Rock City, Nevada, USA
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Sep 10Fri Hot Times Festival
Columbus, Ohio, USA
Scott Williams: scott_williams@ameritech.net, (614)262-4207
Sep 11Sat Hot Times Festival
Columbus, Ohio, USA
Scott Williams: scott_williams@ameritech.net, (614)262-4207
Sep 12Sun Hot Times Festival
Columbus, Ohio, USA
Scott Williams: scott_williams@ameritech.net, (614)262-4207
Sep 16Thu ArtCar Fest
San Francisco Bay area, California, USA
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Sep 17Fri ArtCar Fest
San Francisco Bay area, California, USA
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Sep 18Sat ArtCar Fest
San Francisco Bay area, California, USA
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AltWheels
Brookline, Massachusetts, USA
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Sep 19Sun ArtCar Fest
San Francisco Bay area, California, USA
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AltWheels
Brookline, Massachusetts, USA
.
Sep 24Fri Fourth Friday
Lexington, Kentucky, USA
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Sep 25Sat Ohio Cruisin' for a Cure
Dayton, Ohio, USA
Hosted by Wellness Connection. Jan Teaford: daytonjan@yahoo.com
Sep 26Sun Ohio Cruisin' for a Cure
Dayton, Ohio, USA
Hosted by Wellness Connection. Jan Teaford: daytonjan@yahoo.com

October 2004

Oct 2Sat Taste of St. Louis
St. Louis, Missouri, USA
CANCELLED
CANCELLED. Jeremy Hendry: hondaimpulse@hotmail.com
Bernalillo Art Car Parade
Bernalillo, New Mexico, USA
Ben Forgey: benforgey@yahoo.com, (505)550-2879
Oct 3Sun Roslindale Day Parade
Roslindale, Massachusetts, USA
Karl Haakonsen: cityhawk@pobox.com
Oct 8Fri Playa del Fuego (Autumn)
near Odessa, Delaware, USA
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Fayetteville Art Car Weekend
Fayetteville, Arkansas, USA
Gary Coover: gcoover@swbell.net
Oct 9Sat Playa del Fuego (Autumn)
near Odessa, Delaware, USA
.
Fayetteville Art Car Weekend
Fayetteville, Arkansas, USA
Gary Coover: gcoover@swbell.net
Oct 10Sun Traders Village Art Car Show
Houston, Texas, USA
Produced by the Houston Art Car Klub
Playa del Fuego (Autumn)
near Odessa, Delaware, USA
.
Fayetteville Art Car Weekend
Fayetteville, Arkansas, USA
Gary Coover: gcoover@swbell.net
Oct 11Mon Playa del Fuego (Autumn)
near Odessa, Delaware, USA
.
Oct 22Fri Fall From the Playa... deCompression 2004
Portland, Oregon, USA
FAQ entry about art cars
Oct 23Sat Fall From the Playa... deCompression 2004
Portland, Oregon, USA
FAQ entry about art cars
Oct 24Sun Fall From the Playa... deCompression 2004
Portland, Oregon, USA
FAQ entry about art cars

November 2004

Nov 6Sat World Art Car Day
worldwide
Display your art car today, wherever you are!
World Art Car Day celebration, Linthicum
Linthicum, Maryland, USA
.
World Art Car Day celebration, Houston
Houston, Texas, USA
See also
Nov 19Fri Third Annual Art Car Parade
Alpine, Texas, USA
.
Nov 20Sat Third Annual Art Car Parade
Alpine, Texas, USA
.

December 2004

Dec 31Fri Houston Art Car Klub New Year's Eve
Houston, Texas, USA
Ken Crimmins: ken.crimmins@sbcglobal.net