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Somernites Corvette Cruise

Friday, September 27, 2019, 10:00 AM until Saturday, September 28, 2019, 7:00 PM
Sumerset, KY  
Car Events
Registration is not Required

Friday and Saturday, September 27-28
Somernites Power Cruise™ sponsored by Holley/MSD. 

Saturday, September 28

Fun Run: Gatormade Trailers Tour

Showcase Spotlight:
Somernites Power Cruise™ sponsored by Holley/MSD
Corvette Showcase (presented by Don Franklin Chevrolet) 

Special Events: 
• Joe and Mandi Martin from the hit TV show Iron Resurrection
• National Corvette Museum
• 3rd Annual Campin' The Cumberland (vintage campers)
• Lake Cumberland Volkswagen Jamboree

Entering the 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 through the south gate next to the Somerset Library.

All gates will open at 1:00pm.

Make your way to the "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 through the Showcase Spotlight Gate, but the 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 Dairy Queen at 447 South Highway 27. 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,5:00-9:00pm, Friday Night Thunder Block Party at Somerset Mall (light #23), presented by the Don Franklin Family of Dealerships and Somerset Mall. 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! Free admission! Somernites Cruise continues with Showcase Spotlight with special displays. 1000+ show cars and trucks, Vendor Alley, Cruise merchandise, Swap Meet and great cruisin' tunes throughout the show!

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!