Car calendar (April 24)

* Friday Night Car Cruise, 6:30 p.m., southeast corner of Central and Tyler. Call Sheldon at 316-945-1000.

* Every Saturday: Spangles Cruise-In, 5 p.m., Seneca and Pawnee. Call Tammy at 316-312-3050.

* Beginning April 23: Derby Spangles/Meritrust Credit Union/Intrust Bank Friday Cruise-In, 5:30 p.m., North Rock Road, Derby. Call Jen at 316-788-7027.

* April 24: Northwood Center Car Show, Woodlawn and 35th North, 3-8 p.m. Call Larry at 316-682-3013.

* April 25: 10th annual WSU and Midian Shriners Car Show, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., WSU parking lot at 17th and Hillside. Call 316-978-2886 for information.

* May 1: 6th annual Downtown Newton Car Show, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., Main Street, Newton. Call 316-283-0391 for information.

* May 2: Orpheum Theatre Thunder on the Plains Car Show, 2-6 p.m. Call Jennifer at 316-268-0884.

* May 7: 9th annual Vatterott College Car Show and Open House, 5-9 p.m., 8853 E. 37th St. North. Call 316-634-0066.

* May 8: 6th annual Old School Car Show, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., 21st and Oliver. Call Thomas at 316-755-3410.

* May 8: 11th annual McPherson College CARS Club Car Show, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., McPherson College campus. Call Mike at 615-500-7422.

* May 8: Erin Is Hope Car Show, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 4921 E. 21st St. Call Tim at 316-655-0697.

* May 8: Day at the Burford Car Show, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., benefit for Burford Theater, downtown Arkansas City. Call Richard at 620-442-6995.

* May 8: British Car Club of Wichita Spring Car Show, all makes welcome, 1-4 p.m., North Webb and 21st Street. Call Sharolyn at 316-522-1339 for information.

* May 8: American Cancer Society Car Show, 1643 S. Maize Road, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Call Michele at 316-765-3065.

* May 14: Red Robin Car Show, 13th and Webb, 4-8 p.m. Call Larry at 316-682-3013.

* May 15: Emporia Flatland Cruisers, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Soden's Grove Park, Emporia. Call 620-443-5806 for info.

* May 23: ARC Car Show inside Old Cowtown Museum, registration 9:30-11:45 a.m., show noon-4 p.m. For information, go to

* May 29: Route 77 Classic Car and Bike Show, downtown Burns, registration 8 a.m.-noon, awards 4 p.m. Call Rose at 316-435-2299.

* May 29: South Central Kansas Mustang Club 17th annual Mustang and Ford Powered Car Show, 8 a.m.-3 p.m., Sedgwick County Park, Wichita. Call Steve at 316-706-4828.

* June 12: 12th annual Route 56 Classic Cruisers' Car Show, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., Memorial Park, Hillsboro. Call Kim at 620-947-2484.

* June 13: 3rd annual Classic Car and Truck Show, noon-5 p.m., Mennonite Heritage and Agricultural Museum, Goessel. Call Donavon at 620-367-2391.

* June 20: KID/WACO Car Show and Drag Race, Kansas International Raceway, 61st Street and North Ridge Road; car show 9 a.m., time trials 10 a.m. Info:

* June 26: 9th annual Dream Car Show benefit for Make-A-Wish Foundation, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., NewMarket Square, 21st and Maize Road. Call Susan at 316-721-4756.

* July 1-4: 31st annual GTO Association of America National Convention, Century II/Kansas International Dragway. Call Les at 316-788-6969 or Tom at 316-788-0514.

* July 10: 16th annual Automobilia's Moonlight Car Show and Street Party, 6 p.m.-midnight, downtown Wichita. Call Gary at 316-264-9986.

* Aug. 26-29: BlackTop Nationals, downtown Wichita. For information, call 316-425-6767 or go to

* Sept. 10-11: Starliner Garage Crawl and Kustom Car Show(pre-1965 models). Garage Crawl, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday, beginning at Holiday Inn Express, I-135 and 48th Street South. Car show, 7 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Kansas Aviation Museum, 3350 S. George Washington Blvd. Call Jack at 316-680-6229.cq