Cedar Lake Summerfest 31st Annual
Charity Car, Truck and Cycle Show

Sunday July 2, 2017   8 am to 3 pm

The event is held at the Park of the Red Cedars, 7408 Constitution Ave. Cedar Lake, IN. Registration begins at 8:00 a.m. and runs until 11:00 am sharp, when judging begins.  Trophies awarding will begin at 3:00 p m   Registration for judging will be $20.00.   The first 100 vehicles registered will receive a raffle tickets and a dash plaque with their completed registration.  Individuals wishing to show a car, but not register it for judging will be assessed a fee of $5.00, which will go directly to the show’s charities.  Boys Scout Troop 105 will be have a food booth featuring grilled food that will be available for sale to the show’s participants and the general public at large. Trailers will be parked at a designated area, located within the show. Judging categories will be announced so that the car’s owners may be present or designate a stand in to be present during the process.  Summerfest, Inc. takes no responsibility for personal belongings or with the vehicles entered in the show, but rest assured security will be present on the grounds and will be called as needed.  

1st and 2nd place trophies will be awarded for the following categories


  1.  Best of Show Buick                              
  2. Best of Show Caddy
  3. Best of Show Camaro
  4. Best of Show Charger
  5. Best of Show Chevelle
  6. Best of Show Corvette Classic
  7. Best of Show Corvette Contemporary
  8. Best of Show Chevy Classic
  9. Best of Show Chevy contemporary
  10. Best of Show Nova
  11. Best of Show Malibu
  12. Best of Show Dodge Classic
  13. Best of Show Dodge Contemporary
  14. Best of Show Ford Classic
  15. Best of Show Ford Contemporary
  16. Best of Show Mustang
  17. Best of Show Fairlane/Galaxie
  18. Best of Show Torino
  19. Best of Show T-Bird
  20. Best of Show Custom Import
  21. Best of Show Olds
  22. Best of Show Cutlass


  1. Best of  Show Pontiac
  2. Best of Show Plymouth
  3. Best of Show Custom Rat or Unfinished Rod
  4. Best of Show Trans Am
  5. Best of show Impala
  6. Best of Show Firebird
  7. Best of Show Challenger
  8. Best of Show GTO
  9. Best of Show Truck – Classic
  10. Best of Show Truck – Contemporary
  11. Best of Show Classic Truck Modified
  12. Best of Show Contemporary Truck Modified
  13. Best of Show Motorcycle – Classic
  14. Best of Show Motorcycle Modified
  15. Best of Show Motorcycle – Contemporary

38.       Best of Show Classic (1900 – 1925)
39.       Best of Show Classic (1930-1955)
40.       Best of Show Classic (1956-1975)
41.       Best of Show Street Rod Classic
42.       Best of Show Street Rod Modified


Special Non-Class Trophies will be given in the following categories:

Best of Show Overall Hometown Hero’  Director’s Choice
Most Unique   Founder’s Award
 Entries with the Most Summerfest Charity Car Show Trophies (must bring trophies to qualify)

Those individuals wishing early registration Download forms soon

Further information is available by phoning either 219-696-2745 or 219-614-8376.  Participants may also email for entry forms, of additional information. Early Registration must be received by June 21. 

2017 Cedar Lake Summerfest Charity Car flier

2017 Donation letter for car show

2017 Cedar Lake Summerfest Car Show sponsorhsip Letter


Here is Delaney's updated bio.

Delaney Pitner began racing June 2015 and quickly became accustomed to the tracks. Delaney is actively racing at US 41 Speedway in Lake Village, IN and also K3 Speedway in Kankakee, IL. Between the two tracks has has 16 feature wins and numerous heat race victories.

This past year we have adventures out to other tracks. December 2015 she raced at the Dad's Dream Tribute Race in Florida and got the victory. This winter she tested the waters in Kentucky, and got the victory, both weekends we attended.

Delaney is currently in second grade at Jane Ball Elementary School in Cedar Lake, IN. In her spare time she loves to swim & color. Delaney also does, bowling, dance, gymnastics and participates in Girl Scouts.