Crown Point Car Cruise Returns June 1

Crown Point Car Cruise Returns June 1

The weekly Crown Point Car Cruise returns for the 2023 season Thursday, June 1, at Bulldog Park, located at 183 S. West St. 

The Crown Point Car Cruise will be held from 4-8 p.m. every Thursday from June 1 through Sept. 28. The car cruise will feature live entertainment, as well as food vendors. 

Like last year, car cruise participants should arrive at Bulldog Park no earlier than 4 p.m. Cars will not be allowed to enter the pavilion before 4 p.m. 

Visitor parking will not be permitted in the Chase Bank parking lot before 5 p.m. After 5 p.m., only visitors are permitted to park in the lot. No classic car parking is permitted in the Chase Bank parking lot. 

The West Street municipal lot and the Bulldog Park parking lot will be open for car cruise attendees. 

“We are excited to have the car cruise back at Bulldog Park,” Crown Point Entertainment Superintendent Diana Bosse said. “This event marks the beginning of summer for Crown Point, and we can’t wait to welcome the community back to Bulldog Park to see classic cars and enjoy music from local bands.” 

The car cruise will move to Wittenberg Village, 1200 E. Luther Drive, July 6, July 20 and Aug. 3. 

A portion of the City of Crown Point’s Summer Concert Series will take place during the car cruise, with Scott Wielgos and The Relics set to kick off the 2023 series on June 1. Frank Ruvoli and The Highway Band will play July 13; Angelo Ciccio and Jessi & The Fizz will take the stage Aug. 31; Thrown Together and The Crawpuppies will close out the car cruise on Sept. 28. 

The car cruise also will feature seasonal vendors Damos Dogs and Crown Creamery. The Korner Taqueria will be at the car cruise June 8, June 22, July 20 and July 27. The Cheesy Food Truck will be at the car cruise June 1, July 6, July 13 and Aug. 31.