2016 Wolcott Summer Festival

We are looking forward to visiting the 48th Annual Wolcott Summer Festival, on Monday, July 4, 2016.

The Annual Wolcott Summer Festival started in 1969 when the town of Wolcott experienced several disastrous fires and some of the citizens pondered on how to perk up the town’s spirit. “Why not a festival like we had in 1961 to celebrate the town’s Centennial.” July 4th was suggested and what would be better than to celebrate our town and the birthday of the United States at our festival. It was done! And Wolcott Summer Festival began…

Visit their Facebook Page at


Wolcott Festival Website

This annual festival features a classic car and a tractor show, and live music on stage. This year featuring one of my favorite bands, the Groove Catz.

The Groove Catz on stage at Wolcott

General view of the show

A general view of the car show by cjp02 on http://www.flickr.com



2015 Waynetown Fish Fry

  The annual Fish Fry, will be held at the park, in Waynetown, Indiana, from, Thursday through Saturday, September 17 – 19, 2915. 

It features a parade and a car show, amongst the many events. 

I hope to see you there?


2015 Crawfordsville Strawberry Festival Car Show

The annual Strawberry Festival, in Crawfordsville, Indiana, will be held June 12 through 14, 2015. 

Car Shows:- 

Friday Starting at 2:PM June 12th – Show and Shine, Sponsored by The Charioteers Car Club, on East Pike Street (down by Lane Place gazebo). For more info, call John Rose 765-362-9497


Saturday Car Show – Starting at 4:00 pm at the Lane Place! Cruise in also at 4:00pm

Saturday Starting at 12 Noon June 13th– The Strawberry Festival Corvette Show

Sponsored by Patti Schloot Mucha and Gould Body & Paint

on East Pike Street

Trophies awarded for:

Tom Schloot Award

Best of Show

Dan Voliva Award

Need more info? Call Scott Voliva at 362-4000 Or email him HERE


Sunday 8AM – 4PM June 14th – Antiques & Classics Car Show

Sponsored by the Ben Hur Car Club

Sign in on Pike Street starting at 8:00AM
Need info: Call Greg Linn 307-8571


There will also be an Antique Tractor Show nearby, on all three days. This is hosted by the Montgomery Pioneer Assocation. 

2012 Christmas Parade in Crawfordsville

The pictures I took at the annual Christmas parade, held in downtown Crawfordsville, Indiana, this past Sunday, are available on Flickr (Over 180 of them!)

Head of the Parade






The Knights of Columbus






School Marching Band












1939 Allis Chalmers WC Tractor






Mickey and Minnie Mouse and horses













2012 A Cause For a Rebel Benefit car show

A Cause for a Rebel, a benefit, will be held, for the family of Zackery Freeman, who lost his life, in a firearms accident, at just 19 years of age. Events include a silent auction, music, food and a car, truck and bike show. Local Law Enforcement officers will be there to give gun safety advice. Held at the Big R store in Crawfordsville, IN. Saturday October 13th, 2012, from 10AM until 4PM.

The local newspaper story can be found HERE

UPDATED 10-13-2012

1984 Chevy El Camino truck








Harley Davidson motorcycle









The weather was grey and overcast, kind of cold, rain threatened, and was due later in the day.

There were a few cars, trucks and motorcycles there.

Pictures are on Flickr.

2012 Covington Apple Festival

Well we made it to the Covington Apple Festival, in downtown Covington, Indiana. The weather this year was clear, but kind of cold, with a light wind, out of the North, and temperatures in the 50’s F.

I got to take pictures, at the car show, and saw a few friends there.

The pictures are up on Flickr.

See them HERE

I’ve been doing some figuring …


I’ve been doing some figuring … So far, this year, I have added 3243 pictures to my Car Show and Parades sets on Flickr, Wow!

Check them out at http://cjp02.com

There are still a few shows to go this season, including Newport Hill Climb, this coming weekend.