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                                                                                  Cruise / Car Guide

                            Present the 29th



       Memory Lane

          Saturday, October 16 • 3–8 p.m.

                     Landis Avenue, Vineland                                   Return of the Cruise                cars only. They must be 1974 or older,
                                                                                                                   unless it is a highly modified late-model
                                                                                 Millions of dollars’ worth of vintage and
         [Rain Date: Sunday, October 17 • 3–8 p.m.]                            exotic cars will again line Landis Avenue   or a car entering with a legitimate car
                                                                                                                   club. No motorcycles, bikes, foreign
                                                                               as Cruise Down Memory Lane returns
                                                                               to downtown Vineland—The Ave—on     cars, or partially primed vehicles will be
        Schedule:                           Rules:                             Saturday, October 16, from 3 to 8 p.m.  The   allowed. Period correct cars are allowed
        2:00 p.m. — Welcome, Gates Open     • No alcoholic beverages           rain date will be Sunday, October 17, at the   upon approval. Admission is subject to the
        3:00 - 8:00 p.m. — Car Static Display  • No vehicles moved once parked  same time.                         Cruise Down Memory Lane staging and
              Stroll the Avenue, Enjoy the Show,   • No partially primed vehicles  Main Street Vineland has organized   gate personnel. Ineligible vehicles will be
              and Visit Merchants on The Ave.  • No trailers in show area      this annual Vineland tradition, now in   towed away at the owner’s expense. No
        Starting 7:00 p.m. —                • No special parking arrangements  its 29th year, in cooperation with the   special parking arrangements and no alco-
              Participants can crusie the Avenue  • All vehicles must be driven  Cruise Down Memory Lane Committee.    holic beverages will be allowed. Any car
                                             through gate                                                          club entry must enter the gates with their
        Open To:                            • All vehicles must display official  The event is back after a one-year hiatus   club.
        All American-made vehicles 1974 and older;   window card during cruise  because of the COVID pandemic. This
        Any American-made vehicle after 1974 with   • All NJ motor vehicle laws will be  year will mark the return of the cruise   “Thousands of people—classic car
        major modifications;                 enforced by Vineland Police Dept.  portion of the event, following the static   buffs and people just out to have some
        Any American-made 1974 or newer     No exceptions to the rules.        display of the cars.                fun—all love this longtime Vineland tradi-
        vehicle entering with a legitimate car club                              Newfield National Bank is the Plaque   tion which brings back the days of muscle
        (must enter gates as a club).                                          Sponsor and Soldiers On Foundation is the   cars, chrome, and fins,” said Main Street
        • No Motorcycles or Bikes                                              T-Shirt Sponsor this year. Additional spon-  Vineland Executive Director Russell
        • Period correct cars upon approval                                    sorship opportunities are available.  Swanson. “We’re proud of this iconic
                                                                                 This event attracts over 1,000 American   event—which has been going strong for
         The Cruise Organizers Wish to Thank                                   cars—more than one mile of cars—and is   over a quarter of a century and which
                                                                                                                   draws people to Vineland from all over
                                                                               open to street rods, muscle cars, stock or
             the Following Special Sponsors                                    custom classics, rat rods, and cruisers.  and makes our downtown a true destina-
                                                                                                                   tion for fun events.”
                                                                                 The gates will open at 2 p.m. at West
                                                                                                                      “We’re especially happy about bring-
       T-shirt sponsor:                    Plaque sponsor:                     Avenue and East Avenue and all partici-  ing this event back after a year’s absence,
                                                                               pating vehicles must enter through the
               Soldier On                                                      gate. The cars will remain parked for   and about bringing back the cruise portion
                                                                                                                   of the event—putting the ‘cruise’ back in
                                                                               display when the event starts at 3 p.m..
               Foundation                                                      Participants can cruise the Avenue starting   Cruise Down Memory Lane,” said Main
                                                                               at 7 p.m., or remain parked and all traffic   Street Vineland Associate Director Robert
        Also, special thanks to the City of Vineland, its Fire, Police and Road departments and   laws will be enforced.   Scarpa. “This is good news for all con-
         the Vineland Downtown Improvement District for the expert and willing assistance.  The event is open to American marque   cerned.”
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