Deonne and Joey Olier have a 1942 Chevrolet pickup and a chopped 1927 Ford Model T that they drive during Cruisin' The Coast, but many people who walk into their garage don't even notice them because of all the collectibles on the surrounding walls.
Mike Love and Bruce Johnston of The Beach Boys spent Saturday afternoon judging antique and classic cars at MGM Park in Biloxi during Cruisin' The Coast. The duo, along with others, judged the Best Cruiser on The Coast award at the stadium before at the Beau Rivage Casino & Resort.
For the past five years D'Iberville Police Department Major Walter Keck, dressed as Barney Fife, has patrolled Cruisin' The Coast in a 1951 Ford police car handing out "Cruisin' citations" to motorists for infractions such as having too much fun and driving a classic car. Chief Wayne Payne says its a form of community outreach and an extra way to have fun with guests to D'Iberville.
Renee Kahl of Lehigh Valley, Pa. talks about her 1971 Pro-Street Dodge Challenger during Cruisin' The Coast on Thursday, October 9, 2015, in Long Beach. Kahl's husband restored the car and she's been driving it since 2006.
Garry 'Elvis' Wesley has been attending Cruisin' The Coast since Day 1. He has become a one-man chamber of commerce for the event, inviting people down while at the Cruisin' stop in Pass Christian on Thursday during Cruisin' The Coast week.