USA Today’s 10Best named Cruisin’ The Coast the country’s best car show. It’s held on the Mississippi Gulf Coast each October and hundreds of vintage and antique vehicles cruise the waterfront U.S. 90 highway.
Cruisin’ The Coast ended early this year as Hurricane Nate neared Biloxi. Vicari Auction consolidated the biggest two days of selling antique and classic cars into one long day and the auction of the original Batmobile was a highlight.
Former Gulfport Councilman Ricky Dombrowski is sold on downtown living, having moved with his wife in March into an apartment above retail space in the old Anderson Menswear building, which he bought as an investment.
Memories of happy times connect owners with the antique and classic cars they drive, experts and owners say. The cars they buy are often the first one they drove, the first one they bought when they were married or the one they always dreamed of owning.