Car Show

We’re celebrating our 5th Anniversary this year! The Sterling Main Street Car Show will be held on Sunday, May 6, 2018 – Rain or Shine!   The Sauk Valley Shifters’ Swap-o-Rama will be taking place as well.

Registration begins at 8 AM and continues until Noon, when judging begins.   Awards begin at 2:30 PM, featuring Top 40, Mayor’s Choice and Best of Show.  The Sauk Valley Shifters also offer a special award for best Rat Rod.

Advance registration is just $12.  Day of show is $15.   Download a registration form HERE.

Music by 3D Sound. Food Vendors. 50/50 Raffle.
Lots of Door Prize Giveaways.

Check back often.  Additional details will be added as planning continues.

Congratulations to our 2017 Best of Show!


Thank You to our 2018 Car Show Sponsors!

Additional sponsorship opportunities are still available.  See links below for how you can get involved!

SBM Business Equipment Center


We are now seeking sponsors for our 2018 show.  Visit our PARTNERS page, or CONTACT US today.


Our show is held in the municipal & private parking lots located near the intersection of 2nd Avenue and East 2nd Street in Downtown Sterling.  Please see map below of directions.  Please enter from the North on 2nd Avenue or from the East on 2nd Street, there is no access directly from 1st Avenue.