Art Car Events 2006

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Last updated 11 November 2006

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January 2006

Jan 16Mon Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade
Houston, Texas, USA
Houston Art Car Klub

February 2006

Feb 4Sat Art Cars on Ice
Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
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Feb 9Thu Adults Only Art Car Class begins
Houston, Texas, USA
Led by Brian "Visker" Mahanay. Mary Urban: (713)926-6368
Feb 24Fri Krewe of Southdowns Parade
Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA
Terry Brooks
Mardi Gras Louisville Parade
Louisville, Kentucky, USA
Patrick Deprey

March 2006

Mar 11Sat Bayou City Classic 10k
Houston, Texas, USA
Art cars lead this foot race. Rubi Longoria: (281)657-5201 or (713)845-1031
Mar 19Sun CelticFest Vancouver St. Patrick's Day Parade
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Artcar Society of Canada

April 2006

Apr 1Sat Baton Rouge Art Car Parade
Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA
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Apr 9Sun Port Moody Festival of the Arts
Port Moody, British Columbia, Canada
Artcar Society of Canada

May 2006

May 4Thu Mayfest
Fort Worth, Texas, USA
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May 5Fri Drive to Support the Arts
West Palm Beach, Florida, USA
Alyx Kellington: (561)471-2901 ext 311. Palm Beach Country Cultural Council / Sunfest
Mayfest
Fort Worth, Texas, USA
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May 6Sat Drive to Support the Arts
West Palm Beach, Florida, USA
Alyx Kellington: (561)471-2901 ext 311. Palm Beach Country Cultural Council / Sunfest
Art Tougeau
Lawrence, Kansas, USA
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League City Village Fair & Texas Music Festival Parade
League City, Texas, USA
Entry fee waived for art cars. Trey Schoellkopf
ARTrageous Parade
Eureka Springs, Arkansas, USA
Festival-opening parade Sat., art car display Sun. Ranaga Farbiarz: (479)981-3288
Mayfest
Fort Worth, Texas, USA
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May 7Sun Drive to Support the Arts
West Palm Beach, Florida, USA
Alyx Kellington: (561)471-2901 ext 311. Palm Beach Country Cultural Council / Sunfest
ARTrageous Parade
Eureka Springs, Arkansas, USA
Festival-opening parade Sat., art car display Sun. Ranaga Farbiarz: (479)981-3288
Mayfest
Fort Worth, Texas, USA
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Run With the Cars
San Francisco, California, USA
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May 10Wed Welcome to Houston Party
Houston, Texas, USA
At Last Concert Cafe, 6pm. Houston Art Car Klub
May 11Thu Singularity Arts Festival
near Primm, Nevada, USA
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Houston Art Car Ball
Houston, Texas, USA
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May 12Fri EV1.Net Art Car Weekend
Houston, Texas, USA
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Singularity Arts Festival
near Primm, Nevada, USA
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May 13Sat EV1.Net Art Car Weekend
Houston, Texas, USA
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Illuminated Cruise
Houston, Texas, USA
Houston Art Car Klub
Singularity Arts Festival
near Primm, Nevada, USA
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May 14Sun EV1.Net Art Car Weekend
Houston, Texas, USA
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Singularity Arts Festival
near Primm, Nevada, USA
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May 19Fri Tulsa ArtCar Weekend
Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
Marvin Branham: (918)629-8815
The Works Festival
Glenorchy, Tasmania, Australia
See also
May 20Sat Tulsa ArtCar Weekend
Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
Marvin Branham: (918)629-8815
The Works Festival
Glenorchy, Tasmania, Australia
See also
May 21Sun Tulsa ArtCar Weekend
Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
Marvin Branham: (918)629-8815
The Works Festival
Glenorchy, Tasmania, Australia
See also
May 25Thu Burning Flipside
near Austin, Texas, USA
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May 26Fri Playa del Fuego
near Odessa, Delaware, USA
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Burning Flipside
near Austin, Texas, USA
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May 27Sat Vintage at the Vineyards
Lewisville, North Carolina, USA
Not an art car gathering, but there is a "create an art car" exhibit.
Playa del Fuego
near Odessa, Delaware, USA
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It STILL Ain't Braggin' If It's True
Austin, Texas, USA
Herlinda Zamora: 512-936-4625
Burning Flipside
near Austin, Texas, USA
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May 28Sun Playa del Fuego
near Odessa, Delaware, USA
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Burning Flipside
near Austin, Texas, USA
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May 29Mon Playa del Fuego
near Odessa, Delaware, USA
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Burning Flipside
near Austin, Texas, USA
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June 2006

Jun 3Sat King Wamba Carnival Parade
Toledo, Ohio, USA
Mark Moffett
Charles Village Festival Parade
Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Ed Hargadon: (410)366-6071
Jun 8Thu Smoky Hill River Festival
Salina, Kansas, USA
Art car parade, show, and neighborhood excursions. Karla Prickett
Jun 9Fri Smoky Hill River Festival
Salina, Kansas, USA
Art car parade, show, and neighborhood excursions. Karla Prickett
Tulsa ArtCar Weekend
DATE CHANGED. Now May 19-21.
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Jun 10Sat Smoky Hill River Festival
Salina, Kansas, USA
Art car parade, show, and neighborhood excursions. Karla Prickett
3rd Annual Kinetic Art Parade
Columbia, Maryland, USA
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Jun 17Sat Art on Wheels Parade
Prescott, Arizona, USA
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Seattle Art Car Blowout
Seattle, Washington, USA
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Jun 18Sun Seattle Art Car Blowout
Seattle, Washington, USA
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Car as Canvas: Custom Car Show
Kansas City, Missouri, USA
"radically altered body work or fantastic paint jobs". Kristy Peterson
Jun 23Fri Berwyn Cartopia
Berwyn, Illinois, USA
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Comfest
Columbus, Ohio, USA
Greg Phelps: (614)262-6462
AthFest
Athens, Georgia, USA
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Jun 24Sat Berwyn Cartopia
Berwyn, Illinois, USA
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Mermaid Parade
Coney Island, New York, USA
Usually at least a few art cars participate.
Comfest
Columbus, Ohio, USA
Greg Phelps: (614)262-6462
AthFest
Athens, Georgia, USA
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Jun 25Sun Comfest
Columbus, Ohio, USA
Greg Phelps: (614)262-6462
AthFest
Athens, Georgia, USA
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July 2006

Jul 3Mon Ashland's Old Fashioned 4th of July Celebration
Ashland, Oregon, USA
Wild Art Car Klub of Oregon (WACKO)
Jul 4Tue Ashland's Old Fashioned 4th of July Celebration
Ashland, Oregon, USA
Wild Art Car Klub of Oregon (WACKO)
Burnin'Bush
Gerlach, Nevada, USA
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Doo Dah Parade
Columbus, Ohio, USA
Greg Phelps: (614)262-6462
Jul 8Sat Art Car Show and Shine
Reno, Nevada, USA
Stacey Spain: (775)334-6264
Jul 9Sun Art Car Show and Shine
Reno, Nevada, USA
Stacey Spain: (775)334-6264
Jul 14Fri Rolling Sculpture Car Show
Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
Mark Moffett
Jul 15Sat Riverbend Arts Festival
Findlay, Ohio, USA
Lori Scheer
Ice Hot Cars
Reno, Nevada, USA
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Jul 21Fri The ArtCar Parade
Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
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Autoternatives
Baltimore, Maryland, USA
At Artscape. Non-gasoline-powered art cars only. Doug Retzler
Baltimore Artcar Show
Linthicum, Maryland, USA
Conrad Bladey: (410)789-0930
aLtskape
Baltimore, Maryland, USA
See also
Jul 22Sat The ArtCar Parade
Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
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Autoternatives
Baltimore, Maryland, USA
At Artscape. Non-gasoline-powered art cars only. Doug Retzler
Baltimore Artcar Show
Linthicum, Maryland, USA
Conrad Bladey: (410)789-0930
aLtskape
Baltimore, Maryland, USA
See also
Jul 23Sun Autoternatives
Baltimore, Maryland, USA
At Artscape. Non-gasoline-powered art cars only. Doug Retzler
Baltimore Artcar Show
Linthicum, Maryland, USA
Conrad Bladey: (410)789-0930
aLtskape
Baltimore, Maryland, USA
See also
Jul 29Sat Drum, Dance & Didgeridoo Festival
Reno, Nevada, USA
Roger Stimson
The Blessing of the Cars
Los Angeles, California, USA
Entry fee waived for art cars. Advance contact required.

August 2006

Aug 4Fri Kentucky Art Car Weekend
Louisville, Kentucky, USA
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Aug 5Sat Kentucky Art Car Weekend
Louisville, Kentucky, USA
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Aug 11Fri Central Art Car Exhibit & Celebration
Omaha, Nebraska, USA
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Aug 12Sat Central Art Car Exhibit & Celebration
Omaha, Nebraska, USA
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Aug 18Fri 3rd Annual Mt. Dora Art Car Weekend
Mt. Dora, Florida, USA
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Aug 19Sat Route 6 Nebraska Art Car Tour begins
Omaha, Nebraska, USA
Ends August 27. Don Robertson, (402)463-5059
3rd Annual Mt. Dora Art Car Weekend
Mt. Dora, Florida, USA
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Aug 20Sun 3rd Annual Mt. Dora Art Car Weekend
Mt. Dora, Florida, USA
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Aug 26Sat Grant Park Summer Shade Festival
Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Phil Cuthbertson: (404)521-0938
Aug 27Sun Route 6 Nebraska Art Car Tour ends Starts August 19.
Grant Park Summer Shade Festival
Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Phil Cuthbertson: (404)521-0938
Aug 28Mon Burning Man
Black Rock City, Nevada, USA
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Aug 29Tue Burning Man
Black Rock City, Nevada, USA
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Aug 30Wed Burning Man
Black Rock City, Nevada, USA
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Aug 31Thu Burning Man
Black Rock City, Nevada, USA
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September 2006

Sep 1Fri Burning Man
Black Rock City, Nevada, USA
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Sep 2Sat Burning Man
Black Rock City, Nevada, USA
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Sep 3Sun Burning Man
Black Rock City, Nevada, USA
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Sep 4Mon Burning Man
Black Rock City, Nevada, USA
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Sep 8Fri Hot Times Community Music & Arts Festival
Columbus, Ohio, USA
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Sep 9Sat Hot Times Community Music & Arts Festival
Columbus, Ohio, USA
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Sep 10Sun Hot Times Community Music & Arts Festival
Columbus, Ohio, USA
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Solano Avenue Stroll
Albany and Berkeley, CA, USA
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Lexington Avenue Arts & Fun Festival
Asheville, North Carolina, USA
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Sep 14Thu ArtCar Fest
San Francisco Bay area, California, USA
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Sep 15Fri ArtCar Fest
San Francisco Bay area, California, USA
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Sep 16Sat ArtCar Fest
San Francisco Bay area, California, USA
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Sep 17Sun ArtCar Fest
San Francisco Bay area, California, USA
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Sep 24Sun AltWheels
Brookline, Massachusetts, USA
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October 2006

Oct 6Fri MainStrasse Art Car Happenin'
Covington, Kentucky, USA
See also
Oct 7Sat Fell's Point Fun Festival
Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Holly Klemm
Art Off-Pike
Covington, Kentucky, USA
See also
Oct 8Sun Fell's Point Fun Festival
Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Holly Klemm
Traders Village Art Car Show
Houston, Texas, USA
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Oct 20Fri Austin Art Car Parade
Austin, Texas, USA
Katy: (512)459-4070
Oct 21Sat Austin Art Car Parade
Austin, Texas, USA
Katy: (512)459-4070

November 2006

Nov 4Sat World Art Car Day
worldwide
Display your art car today, wherever you are!
World Art Car Day (Baltimore)
Linthicum, Maryland, USA
Conrad Bladey: (410)789-0930
World Art Car Day (Orlando)
Orlando, Florida, USA
Deanna Sheffield: (321)356-5860, Carl Knickerbocker: (407)365-5148
Nov 11Sat World Art Car Day (Houston)
Houston, Texas, USA
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World Art Car Day (Minneapolis)
Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
Mina Leierwood: (612)721-4674
World Art Car Day (Seattle)
Seattle, Washington, USA
Gary Watts

December 2006

Dec 16Sat Deck the Halls Parade
Houston, Texas, USA
Ember Mandell: (713)205-7372