Presenting Sponsors


Event Sponsors

Mattox Insurance Agency

Supporting Partners

SBM Business Equipment Center

Coming Sunday, May 7, 2017 to downtown Sterling!
2nd Avenue & East 2nd Street

                     8:00 AM        Registration & Swap Meet Opens

                     Noon             Judging Begins

                     2:30 PM        50/50 Drawing (must be present to win)

                     2:35 PM        Awards Begin

                     3:00 PM        Car Show closes

                     4:00 PM        Swap Meet closes

Now in our 4th year, the Sterling Main Street Car Show continues to grow-taking over 2 large parking lots at the intersection of 2nd Avenue & East 2nd Street, just off the First Avenue Bridge, in downtown Sterling. We are partnering once again with the Sauk Valley Shifters car club who will host their spring swap meet.    

  • Vehicle Registration is $12 in advance, $15 day of show. 

  • This is a judged show.  Judging begins at Noon.  

  • Awards given to Top 40, Best of Show, and Mayor's Choice

  • Dash plaques to the first 100 entries

  • LOTS of Door Prizes given away throughout the day

  • **NEW**  50/50 Drawing will have Same Day Payout!

  • Onsite food vendors

  • 3D Sound

Download your registration form HERE,  and send it it today!

Volunteers are what make our event great!  THANK YOU to our great crew of volunteers that help make this event happen every year!  We are currently seeking volunteers to help make our Car Show even bigger and better each year.  Please Contact Us is you'd like more information no getting involved!

To sign up to help with the event, please click on the button below:

Sterling Main Street's 3rd Annual Car Show (2016)

Congratulations to our 2016 Best of Show Winner
Evan Moore of Sterling, IL
1933 Buick Delivery

Click HERE for a complete photo gallery of the day's events. 

Sterling Main Street's 2nd Annual Car Show (2015)

Congratulations to our 2015 Best of Show Winner
George & Norma Buss of Freeport, IL
1929 Ford Model A

Click HERE for a complete photo gallery of the day's events. 

Sterling Main Street's 1st Annual Car Show (2014)

2014's Best of Show Winner
Anni Ellis of Port Byron, IL
1969 Chevy Camaro

Click HERE for the complete photo gallery.