SOMERNITES CRUISE JULY 2018 RECAP
• 1382 Total Cars
• 224 first timers from 10 states as follows:
KY- 144 (including 20 from inside Pulaski County)
NC- 7 (this was the Native Street Machine Club...all American Indians!)
• More than 500 trucks as part of the 2nd Annual Somernites Trucking Nationals
• Winner of "Ultimate Door Prize" 1967 Chevy Pickup
was Billy Miller of Somerset, KY
• Long Haul Award winner (unclaimed) was Steve Hale
of Altoona, AL who drove
350 miles in a 65 Pontiac GTO.
July 2018 Show Schedule
Saturday, July 28
Classic Showcase Spotlight
Somernites Cruise Truckin' Nationals sponsored by Don Franklin Family of Dealerships
• Ultimate Door Prize: 1967 "Vintage" Chevy Pickup!
Entering the Classic Showcase Spotlight
The south end of the downtown Show & Shine will be set up for featured vehicle owners to show off their rides. Admission is FREE and owners should enter thru the south gate next to the Somerset Library.
All gates will open at 1:00pm!
Make your way to the Classic Showcase Spotlight gate from light #11 on US 27. If traveling north, turn RIGHT. If you're headed south, turn LEFT. Then LEFT AGAIN at the next light and continue to the entrance gate.
Remember, only featured vehicles will be admitted thru the "Classic Showcase Spotlight Gate," but the Classic Showcase Spotlight is only a portion of each month's Somernites show. ALL customs, classics, hot rods and muscle cars are welcome to participate each and every month!
Every Show Weekend
Somernites Cruise has lots for you to enjoy. Here's what the schedule looks like...
Thursday, 7pm-???, Tune-up Cruise-In at Steak 'n Shake on US 27 at stoplight #16A. An informal gathering of hot rods and storytellers. Plenty of good food as well!
Friday, 10:00am-2:00pm, Cruiser Meet & Greet at Danny's Rod Shop approx. 3 miles north of Somerset on US 27. Stop by with your hot rod, pick up a goodie bag and browse the store!
Friday,6:00-10:00pm, Friday Night Thunder Block Party at Somerset Mall (light #23), co-sponsored by Walmart. Hundreds of hot rods, live bands, great food, inflatables for the kids and a lot of fun! Bring your lawnchair and enjoy the evening. Free admission!
Saturday, 8:30-9:00am,Saturday Morning Fun Run participants meet at Hardees South (stoplight #22 on US 27) for a FREE breakfast (Fun Run participants only) before heading out.
Saturday, 1:00pm in Downtown Somerset! Somernites Cruise continues with 1000+ show cars and trucks, Vendor Alley, Cruise merchandise, Swap Meet and great cruisin' tunes throughout the show!
*** Classic Showcase Spotlight with special displays. Free admission!
Saturday, 7:00pm, Cruisin The Strip! Show vehicles exit the downtown area and head to six-lane US 27 for hot cruising action! Wall to wall hot rods, classics and customs. You simply have to see it to believe it! Cruise your ride all the way to stoplight #25 and back again! Please obey all posted traffic regulations and enjoy cruising the night away! When the sun goes down, the hot rods come out!
Don't miss a minute of Somernites Cruise. Get your hotel reservations now!