Cruisin' Ocean City
October 10-11-12, 2019
Ocean City Convention Center

Show Hours:

  • Thursday 9am-5pm
  • Friday 9am-5pm
  • Saturday 9am-5pm


  • 4001 Coastal Highway
    Ocean City, MD 21842


  • (Includes spectator entrance into Endless Summer Cruisin)
  • $10/day Thursday
  • $15/day Friday & Saturday


Brilliant paint, bright chrome and tricked out American street rides will be showcased inside the Ocean City Convention Center October 10-11-12, 2019 for the 39th Annual Hot Rod & Custom Car Show. For the ninth year in a row the Hot Rod & Custom Car Show will be held in conjunction with Endless Summer Cruisin. From wild customs to cool classics, extreme trick trucks to hot muscle cars and more, all will be on display at this Championship auto show.

Trophies will be given out to the top three in each class as well as over $2,000 cash and specialty awards including Elite 8, Outstanding Paint, Outstanding Engine, Best Interior, Best Undercarriage, Outstanding Display, Best Engineered and Most Popular.

Space is limited so don’t delay, register today!

Joining the fun at this year’s Hot Rod & Custom Car Show, host of the hit television show Gearz, Stacey David will be at the event OC Convention Center, Friday 11-4 and at the Beachside Inlet, Saturday 11-4. There will also be live music, give-aways, door prizes and more.

Taking the stage during the Hot Rod & Custom Car Show is THE DOO WOP PROJECT Thursday, October 10th in the OC Performing Arts Center. The Doo Wop Project features current and former stars of Broadway’s smash hits Jersey Boys and Motown The Musical. This exciting show traces the evolution of Doo Wop from the classic sound of five guys singing tight harmonies on a street corner to the biggest hits on the radio today! Hear some of your favorites by Smokey Robinson, The Temptations, The Four Seasons, Michael Jackson, Jason Mraz and Maroon 5! You don’t want to miss this show! For tickets visit the OC Box Office, call Ticketmaster 1-800-551-SEAT or click here.

Plus NEW this year, Cruisin Classic Auctions will host a classic, muscle and collector car auction during Endless inside the OC Convention Center. There will be previews October 10 & 11 with the Auction taking place October 12th. For more information visit CruisinClassicAuctions.com call 410-871-8381 or email info@cruisinclassicauctions.com.

For vendor information please call 410-798-6304 or email Jacklyn@specialeventpro.com

For additional information email infoevent@specialeventpro.com

Please note the town of Ocean City has implemented a new trailer parking ordinance which prohibits trailer parking on city streets from May 1st – October 31st. Limited free trailer parking is available for the indoor show participants at the OC Convention Center as well as the route 50 Park & Ride located at the south side of route 50 just before you cross the bridge into Ocean City. Additionally many hotels are offering free trailer parking. Please check with your OC accommodations or call the visitor center for a list of places offering trailer parking, 1-800-OC-OCEAN. Any participants that wish to park a trailer on city streets will need a trailer parking permit.. Permits can be purchased at the event. For more information on trailer parking please click here.


Photos Courtesy of Chuck Vranas

Hot Rod Gallery

39th Annual Hot Rod & Custom Car Show

October 10-11-12, 2019

Indoors at the Ocean City Convention Center, Ocean City, MD

Keep checking back as additional information will be added!

Space is limited, don’t delay, send in your application today!

MOVE-IN: Wednesday, October 9 th, 10am-7pm,
Thursday, October 10th, 8am-9am
SHOW HOURS: Thursday, Friday and Saturday, 9am-5pm
MOVE-OUT: Saturday, October 12 th , 5pm-8pm (Cars must remain on display until this time)


Personal Info

Vehicle Info

Advance Entry Fee...$55

Guest Info

This application MUST be accompanied with a color photo of the vehicle to be processed.

Payment Info

Your official confirmation will be mailed to you approximately three weeks prior to the event giving you complete details concerning sign-in and additional show information. The entry fee, minus processing fee, is refundable with written request prior to July 1, 2019. The exhibitor hereby applies to this event and will at all times comply with all rules, regulations and policies of the event producers. Neither Special Event Productions, Inc., the Town of Ocean City, the Ocean City Convention Center, producers, sponsors, support personnel or anyone else connected with the presentation of this event shall be responsible or liable for any loss, injury or damage incurred. In consideration of this entry, applicant agrees to the use of their name and/or photo and/or car photo for publicity and/or advertising. If vehicle does not meet show manager’s qualifications, vehicle may be denied entry without a refund. Any poor behavior, irresponsible driving and/or conduct deemed objectionable to the event’s well being may result in applicant being denied any further involvement in the event and/or future events. All participants are responsible for their own proper insurance. “For Sale” signs prohibited. Schedule and activities are subject to change and other arrangements may be made. Event credentials are non-transferable without written permission of event management.

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