Cruisin' the Coast

Here’s the Cruisin’ The Coast 2018 schedule of events

Sunday, Sept. 30

View the Cruise, downtown Gulfport, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Cristy Lee appearance from 2-5 p.m.

Cruise In, Hardy Court Shopping Center, Gulfport, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Feature Car appearances: Hardy Court, 9 a.m.-noon. View the Cruise, 2-5 p.m.

Cruisin’ Through the Decades, Gautier, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.

Monday, Oct. 1

Registration open 11 a.m.-5 p.m. at Cruise Central, Centennial Plaza, Gulfport

Autocross at Coast Coliseum (west parking lot), 1-5 p.m. Open to registered vehicles only.

Long Beach Parade, 5:30 p.m., open to registered vehicles only. First 600 to arrive will be in the parade. Line up at 1 p.m. at Long Beach High School.

Feature Car appearances: Cruise Central, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.; Long Beach Harbor, 5-7 p.m.

Cristy Lee appearances: Cruise Central, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.; Long Beach as Grand Marshal, 6-8 p.m.

The Tip Tops play at Long Beach Harbor, 6-9 p.m.

Tuesday, Oct. 2

Registration open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. at Cruise Central, Gulfport

Salute To Our Veterans, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Cruise Central

Cruisin’ The River City, Moss Point, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Vicari Auto Auction vehicle check-in at Coast Coliseum 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Autocross presented by Scarlet Pearl Casino and Autocross Guys, Coast Coliseum (west parking lot), 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Open to registered vehicles only.

Feature Car appearances: Salute to Our Veterans, Cruise Central, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Cristy Lee appearances: Autocross, 10 a.m.-noon; Salute To Our Veterans, Cruise Central, 1-3 p.m.

Flame-throwing competition at Island View Casino in Gulfport, begins at dusk. Entertainment at 4 p.m. Registration at 5 p.m. $600 in cash prizes and trophies.

Wednesday, Oct. 3

Registration open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. at Cruise Central, Gulfport

Biloxi Block Party, downtown Biloxi, 8 a.m.-2 p.m.

Autocross at Coast Coliseum, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Open to registered vehicles only.

Vicari Auto Auction vehicle check-in at Coliseum, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Car Corral and vehicle check-in, east of Treasure Bay Casino, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Feature Car appearance: Biloxi Block Party, 10 a.m.-noon

Blessing of the Classics, Diamondhead, 3-6 p.m.

Cristy Lee appearances: Biloxi Block Party, Town Green, 10 a.m.-noon; Beau Rivage Meet & Greet, 6-8 p.m.

Courtney Hansen appearances: Biloxi Block Party, Town Green, 10 a.m.-noon.; Beau Rivage Meet & Greet, 6-8 p.m.

Official Beau Rivage Cruisin’ Event: The Dominos, Beau Rivage Pool Pavilion, 7 p.m.





Thursday, Oct. 4

Registration and all Cruisin’ Venues open 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Sites with bands: Bay St. Louis, Pass Christian, Gulfport Cruise Central, Edgewater Mall, D’Iberville, Ocean Springs, Pascagoula

2019 Registration open noon-5 p.m.

Country Cruisin’ Breakfast, Long Beach Yacht Club, 7-10 a.m.

Vicari Auto Auction, doors open at 8:30 a.m. at Coliseum

Vicari Auction’s CTC Swap Meet open at Coliseum, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Car Corral and vehicle check-in, east of Treasure Bay Casino, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Feature Car appearances: Pass Christian,10 a.m.-noon; Bay St. Louis, 2-4 p.m.; DoubleTree Hotel Biloxi, 6-9 p.m.

Joe & Amanda Martin (Martin Brothers Customs/Iron Resurrection) appearances: Vicari Auction’s CTC Swap Meet, Coliseum, 10 a.m.- 2 p.m.; DoubleTree Biloxi Cruise-in, 7-9 p.m.

Courtney Hansen appearances: Pass Christian, 10 a.m.-noon; Bay St. Louis, 2-4 p.m.; DoubleTree Biloxi Cruise-in, 7-9 p.m.

Burn ‘em Up in the Pass, Second Street, Pass Christian, 5-8 p.m.

DoubleTree Hotel Biloxi open house with Feature Car, Joe & Amanda Martin and Courtney Hansen, 6-9 p.m.

Cruisin’ Venue Entertainment:

Bay St. Louis

11 a.m.-noon – Garry Wesley

1-2 p.m. – Magic

3-4:30 p.m. – Vince Vance & The Valiants

Pass Christian

11 a.m.-noon – Figure Eight

1-2 p.m. – Modern Eldorados

3-4:30 p.m. – The Big Easy Boys

Gulfport Cruise Central

11 a.m.-noon – Brandie

1-2 p.m. – Barlow Brothers

3-4:30 p.m. – Na Na Sha

Edgewater Mall West Parking Lot

11 a.m.-noon – N Rhythm

1-2 p.m. – Soul Lads

3-4:30 p.m. – The Chee-Weez

D’Iberville

11 a.m.-noon – Mr. Saxman

1-2 p.m. – The Shakerz

3-4:30 p.m. – Departure (Journey Tribute)

Ocean Springs Downtown

11 a.m.-noon – Charles “Doo Wop” Grant

1-2 p.m. – Cool Rayz

3-4:30 p.m. – Tip Tops

Pascagoula

11 a.m.-noon – Deuce Coupe

1-2 p.m. – Starz

3-4:30 p.m. – Dr. Zarr

Friday, Oct. 5

Registration and all Cruisin’ Venues open 9 a.m.- 5 p.m.

Sites with bands: Bay St. Louis, Pass Christian, Gulfport Cruise Central, Edgewater Mall, D’Iberville, Ocean Springs, Pascagoula

Country Cruisin’ Breakfast, Long Beach Yacht Club, 7-10 a.m.

Vicari Auto Auction doors open at 8:30 a.m. at Coliseum

Vicari Auction’s CTC Swap Meet open at Coliseum, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Car Corral, east of Treasure Bay Casino, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Feature Car appearances: Bay St. Louis, 9-11 a.m.; Edgewater Mall, 2-4 p.m.

Joe & Amanda Martin (Martin Brothers Customs/Iron Resurrection) appearances: Vicari Auction’s CTC Swap Meet, Coliseum, 10 a.m.- 2 p.m.

Courtney Hansen appearances: Pascagoula, 10 a.m.-noon; Ocean Springs, 2-5 p.m.

Ocean Springs Sock Hop & Street Party, 5-9 p.m. featuring The Big Easy Boys 6-7 p.m. and The Molly Ringwalds 7:30-9 p.m.

“Pass In The Night,” 5-9 p.m., Pass Christian

Cruisin’ Venue Entertainment:

Bay St. Louis

11 a.m.-noon – Deuce Coupe

1-2 p.m. – Barlow Brothers

3-4:30 p.m. – Departure (Journey tribute)

Pass Christian

11 a.m.-noon – Charles “Doo Wop” Grant

1-2 p.m. – Cool Rayz

3-4:30 p.m. – The Chee-Weez

Gulfport Cruise Central

11 a.m.-noon – Figure Eight

1-2 p.m. – Soul Lads

3-4:30 p.m. – Vince Vance & The Valiants

Edgewater Mall West Parking Lot (U.S. 90)

11 a.m.-noon – Garry Wesley

1-2 p.m. – The Skakerz

3-4:30 p.m. – The Tip Tops

D’Iberville

11 a.m.-noon – Brandie

1-2 p.m. – Starz

3-4:30 p.m. – Dr. Zarr

Ocean Springs Downtown

11 a.m.-noon – N Rhythm

1-2 p.m. – Modern Eldorados

3-4:30 p.m. – The Big Easy Boys

Pascagoula

11 a.m.-noon – Mr. Saxman

1-2 p.m. – Magic

3-4:30 p.m. – Na Na Sha

Casino Headliners: Strictly Sinatra presents The Rat Pack – Frank, Dean & Sammy, 8 p.m. at Hard Rock Biloxi; Beach Boys, 8 p.m. at Beau Rivage Theatre.



Saturday, Oct. 6

All Cruisin’ Venues are open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Sites with bands: Bay St. Louis, Pass Christian, Gulfport Cruise Central, Edgewater Mall, D’Iberville, Ocean Springs, Pascagoula

2018 registration, 9 a.m.-noon. 2019 Registration, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Country Cruisin’ Breakfast, Long Beach Yacht Club, 7-10 a.m.

Vicari Auto Auction at Coliseum, doors open at 8:30 a.m.

Vicari Auction’s CTC Swap Meet open at Coliseum 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Car Corral east of Treasure Bay Casino, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Feature Car appearance: Vicari Auction’s CTC Swap Meet, Coliseum, 9-11 a.m.

“Field of Wheels” exotic car show at MGM Park across from Beau Rivage, hosted by Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Free for spectators. Special guest judges.

Cruisin’ Venue Entertainment:

Bay St. Louis

11 a.m.-noon – N Rhythm

1-2 p.m. – Pat Murphy & Sippiana Soul

3-4:30 p.m. – The Big Easy Boys

Pass Christian

11 a.m.-noon – Mr. Saxman

1-2 p.m. – The Shakerz

3-4:30 p.m. – Departure (Journey Tribute)

Gulfport Cruise Central

11 a.m.-noon – Charles “Doo Wop” Grant

1-2 p.m. – Cool Rayz

3-4:30 p.m. – The Chee-Weez

Edgewater Mall West Parking Lot

11 a.m.-noon – Deuce Coupe

1-2 p.m. – Magic

3-4:30 p.m. – Dr. Zarr

D’Iberville

11 a.m.-noon – Figure Eight

1-2 p.m. – Barlow Brothers

3-4:30 p.m. – Vince Vance & The Valiants

Ocean Springs Downtown

11 a.m.-noon – Brandie

1-2 p.m. – Starz

3-4:30 p.m. – Na Na Sha

Pascagoula

11 a.m.-noon – Garry Wesley

1-2 p.m. – Modern Eldorados

3-4:30 p.m. – The Tip Tops

Casino Headliners: Beach Boys, 8 p.m. at Beau Rivage Theatre

Sunday, Oct. 7

All events at Cruise Central

2019 Registration open 8 a.m.-noon.

Non-denominational prayer service, 8 a.m.

Stamping Cards must be turned in by 9 a.m.

Gene Oswalt Volunteer of the Year Award

Winners of the cash drawings announced (40 drawings of $500 each) totaling $20,000

Make-A-Wish Raffle Car Giveaway and unveiling of new 2019 Raffle Car!

Live entertainment by The Big Easy Boys, 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

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