Art Car Events 2005

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Last updated 9 December 2005

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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 2005

February 2005

Feb 13Sun Art Cars on Ice
Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
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March 2005

Mar 30Wed New York International Auto Show
New York City, New York, USA
Invitational.

April 2005

Apr 7Thu Charlotte AutoFair
Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
Carly Little: mclittle@uncc.edu, (704)455-3272. See also.
Apr 8Fri Charlotte AutoFair
Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
Carly Little: mclittle@uncc.edu, (704)455-3272. See also.
Apr 9Sat Port Moody Festival of the Arts
Port Moody, British Columbia, Canada
Michelle Barkay: mermaid@gypsymermaid.com
Charlotte AutoFair
Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
Carly Little: mclittle@uncc.edu, (704)455-3272. See also.
Apr 10Sun Charlotte AutoFair
Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
Carly Little: mclittle@uncc.edu, (704)455-3272. See also.
Apr 15Fri Austin Art Car Parade
Austin, Texas, USA
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Apr 16Sat Austin Art Car Parade
Austin, Texas, USA
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May 2005

May 1Sun Bernalillo Art Car Parade
Bernalillo, New Mexico, USA
Ben Forgey: benforgey@yahoo.com
May 11Wed Welcome to Houston Party
Houston, Texas, USA
Produced by the Houston Art Car Klub
May 12Thu Art Car Ball
Houston, Texas, USA
Produced by the Houston Art Car Klub
May 13Fri Art Car Weekend
Houston, Texas, USA
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Drive to Support the Arts
West Palm Beach, Florida, USA
Sonya Davis: sdavis@pbccc.org, (561)471-1368. See also
May 14Sat Art Car Weekend
Houston, Texas, USA
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Drive to Support the Arts
West Palm Beach, Florida, USA
Sonya Davis: sdavis@pbccc.org, (561)471-1368. See also
Illuminated Cruise
Houston, Texas, USA
Produced by the Houston Art Car Klub
May 15Sun Art Car Weekend
Houston, Texas, USA
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May 20Fri ArtCar is a State of Mind Video Evening
Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
Art car videos and talk by Erik Kolflat, at LivingArts.
May 21Sat Art Tougeau
Lawrence, Kansas, USA
PDF entry form and info file. Lawrence Arts Center: lacedu@sunflower.com, (785)843-2787
May 27Fri Playa del Fuego (Spring)
Near Odessa, Delaware, USA
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May 28Sat Eureka Springs Art Car Parade
Eureka Springs, Arkansas, USA
Jacqueline Wolven: director@esartschool.org, (479)253-5384
Playa del Fuego (Spring)
Near Odessa, Delaware, USA
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May 29Sun Tulsa Art Car Parade
RESCHEDULED
RESCHEDULED: Now June 10-12.
Playa del Fuego (Spring)
Near Odessa, Delaware, USA
.
May 30Mon Playa del Fuego (Spring)
Near Odessa, Delaware, USA
.

June 2005

Jun 3Fri Rollie Toledo!
Toledo, Ohio, USA
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Jun 4Sat Rollie Toledo!
Toledo, Ohio, USA
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Charles Village Parade
Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Ed Hargadon: (410)366-6071
Jun 5Sun Rollie Toledo!
Toledo, Ohio, USA
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Jun 10Fri Tulsa Art Car Parade
Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
Steve Liggett: steve@livingarts.org
Jun 11Sat Americans for the Arts Art Car Parade
Austin, Texas, USA
artcar@westaustinnews.com
Tulsa Art Car Parade
Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
Steve Liggett: steve@livingarts.org
LakeFest Kinetic Art Parade
Columbia, Maryland, USA
Not strictly an art car event, but art cars do meet the requirements.
Jun 12Sun Tulsa Art Car Parade
Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
Steve Liggett: steve@livingarts.org
Jun 17Fri Art on Wheels Parade
Prescott, Arizona, USA
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Jun 18Sat Seattle Art Car Blowout
Seattle, Washington, USA
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Art on Wheels Parade
Prescott, Arizona, USA
.
Spam Museum Jam 2005
Austin, Minnesota, USA
.
Jun 19Sun Seattle Art Car Blowout
Seattle, Washington, USA
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Jun 24Fri Comfest
Columbus, Ohio, USA
Greg Phelps: thatcarohio@sbcglobal.net, (614)262-6462
Jun 25Sat Comfest
Columbus, Ohio, USA
Greg Phelps: thatcarohio@sbcglobal.net, (614)262-6462
Jun 26Sun Comfest
Columbus, Ohio, USA
Greg Phelps: thatcarohio@sbcglobal.net, (614)262-6462

July 2005

Jul 3Sun Wacko Weekend
Ashland, Oregon, USA
Produced by WACKO in conjunction with Ashland's Old Fashioned 4th of July Celebration
Jul 4Mon Wacko Weekend
Ashland, Oregon, USA
Produced by WACKO in conjunction with Ashland's Old Fashioned 4th of July Celebration
Durham Art Car Parade
Durham, North Carolina, USA
In conjunction with Children's Independence Day Parade and Family Fun Day
Jul 8Fri Rolling Sculpture Car Show
Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
Mark Moffett: dancinpigs@yahoo.com
Jul 22Fri 12th Annual Art Car Show and Art CARavan
Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Produced by the American Visionary Art Museum in conjunction with Artscape
The ArtCar Parade
Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
Jan Elftmann: jan@corktruck.com
Jul 23Sat 12th Annual Art Car Show and Art CARavan
Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Produced by the American Visionary Art Museum in conjunction with Artscape
The ArtCar Parade
Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
Jan Elftmann: jan@corktruck.com
Jul 24Sun 12th Annual Art Car Show and Art CARavan
Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Produced by the American Visionary Art Museum in conjunction with Artscape

August 2005

Aug 4Thu Art Car Stampede
Steamboat Springs, Colorado, USA
Jennifer Jones: eventsmktg@steamboatspringsarts.com, (970)879-9008
Aug 5Fri Kentucky Art Car Weekend
Louisville, Kentucky, USA
See also
Art Car Stampede
Steamboat Springs, Colorado, USA
Jennifer Jones: eventsmktg@steamboatspringsarts.com, (970)879-9008
Aug 6Sat Kentucky Art Car Weekend
Louisville, Kentucky, USA
See also
Art Car Stampede
Steamboat Springs, Colorado, USA
Jennifer Jones: eventsmktg@steamboatspringsarts.com, (970)879-9008
Aug 7Sun Art Car Stampede
Steamboat Springs, Colorado, USA
Jennifer Jones: eventsmktg@steamboatspringsarts.com, (970)879-9008
Aug 12Fri Central Art Car Exhibit & Celebration
Omaha, Nebraska, USA
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Hot N' Funky Festival
Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada
.
Aug 13Sat Central Art Car Exhibit & Celebration
Omaha, Nebraska, USA
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Hot N' Funky Festival
Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada
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Aug 14Sun Hot N' Funky Festival
Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada
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Route 6 Nebraska Art Car Tour begins
Omaha, Nebraska, USA
Ends August 20. Don Robertson: nufom@alltel.net, (402)463-5059
Aug 20Sat Route 6 Nebraska Art Car Tour ends
Imperial, Nebraska, USA
See August 14.
Aug 26Fri 2nd Annual Mt. Dora Art Car Weekend
Mt. Dora, Florida, USA
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Aug 27Sat 2nd Annual Mt. Dora Art Car Weekend
Mt. Dora, Florida, USA
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Aug 28Sun 2nd Annual Mt. Dora Art Car Weekend
Mt. Dora, Florida, USA
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Aug 29Mon Burning Man
Black Rock City, Nevada, USA
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Aug 30Tue Burning Man
Black Rock City, Nevada, USA
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Aug 31Wed Burning Man
Black Rock City, Nevada, USA
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September 2005

Sep 1Thu Burning Man
Black Rock City, Nevada, USA
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Sep 2Fri Burning Man
Black Rock City, Nevada, USA
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Sep 3Sat Burning Man
Black Rock City, Nevada, USA
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Americana Art Car Show
Nacogdoches, Texas, USA
Part of the Red River Radio Americana Music Festival. Melissa Sanford: melissa@visitnacogdoches.org, (888)OLDEST-TOWN
Sep 4Sun Burning Man
Black Rock City, Nevada, USA
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Sep 5Mon Burning Man
Black Rock City, Nevada, USA
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Sep 9Fri Hot Times Community Music & Arts Festival
Columbus, Ohio, USA
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Sep 10Sat Hot Times Community Music & Arts Festival
Columbus, Ohio, USA
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Sep 11Sun Solano Avenue Stroll
Albany & Berkeley, California, USA
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Hot Times Community Music & Arts Festival
Columbus, Ohio, USA
.
Sep 17Sat AltWheels
Brookline, Massachusetts, USA
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Sep 18Sun AltWheels
Brookline, Massachusetts, USA
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Sep 22Thu ArtCar Fest
San Francisco Bay area, California, USA
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Sep 23Fri ArtCar Fest
San Francisco Bay area, California, USA
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Sep 24Sat ArtCar Fest
San Francisco Bay area, California, USA
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Sep 25Sun ArtCar Fest
San Francisco Bay area, California, USA
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October 2005

Oct 1Sat Baton Rouge Art Car Parade
Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA
POSTPONED
POSTPONED until Spring 2006
Oct 2Sun Roslindale Day Parade
Roslindale, Massachusetts, USA
Karl Haakonsen: cityhawk@pobox.com
Oct 9Sun Village Art Car Show
Houston, Texas, USA
Bryan Taylor: santaclauscar@sbcglobal.net, (713)943-1911
Oct 14Fri Cultural Xposure
San Jose, California, USA
Philo Northrup
Oct 15Sat ArtCars FamilyFest
San Jose, California, USA
Philo Northrup

November 2005

Nov 5Sat World Art Car Day
worldwide
Display your art car today, wherever you are!
World Art Car Day celebration
Linthicum, Maryland, USA
Conrad Bladey: (410)789-0930, cbladey@bcpl.net
Nov 12Sat World Art Car Day celebration
Houston, Texas, USA
.

December 2005

Dec 17Sat Deck the Halls of Burlinghall
Houston, Texas, USA
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