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SCHEDULE of EVENTS

FRIDAY

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3:00 pmShuttle Service BeginsTarget Parking lot with overflow at Union GasSee Below
5:00 pmRM 40th Anniversary Kick Off ParadeKing Street, from the Civic Centre to Retro SuitesMore Info
6:00 pmRetroFest Car CruiseStarts at the John D Bradley Convention CentreMore Info
6:00 pmDoors Open - Sam Roberts Band, Walkin' 47Tecumseh ParkMore Info

Friday Road Closures: 
10:00 am Friday – 6:00 pm on Saturday: William Street North, between Murray Street and Stanley Street
12:00 pm – 6:00 pm: King Street between Lacroix Street and Second Street – Parade Staging
5:00 pm – 6:00 pm: King Street between Lacroix Street  to Municipal Lot #7, King Street East for the RetroFest parade

SATURDAY – DOWNTOWN & TECUMSEH PARK

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8:00 amShuttle Service BeginsFormer Target parking lotSee Below
10:00 amTecumseh Park OpensTecumseh Park
10:00 amFamily activities all day - zip line, bouncy castle, soap box derby, Junior Judges, Hagerty Test GarageTecumseh Park
11:00 amMs. RetroFest Contestant Check-InTecumseh ParkMore Info
11:00 amSouthwind BuoysNest RealtyMore Info
12 noonMs. RetroFest ContestTecumseh ParkMore Info
2:00 pmDirt CountryTecumseh Park Bandshell
3:00 pmCar Show Winners AnnouncedTecumseh Park
4:00 pmChaser BandTecumseh Park Bandshell
6:00 pmTecumseh Park closes for clean-upTecumseh Park
7:00 pmChatham Kent Hospice VIP ReceptionCapitol Theatre
7:00 pmBig Sugar / Superfly Concert Doors OpenCapitol TheatreMore Info
7:00 pmShuttle Service Ends

Saturday Road Closures: 
5:30 am – 7:00 pm: King Street West between Second and Third Street
5:30 am – 7:00 pm: King Street West between Third and William Street
5:30 am – 7:00 pm: Forsyth Street between King Street West and Wellington Street West
5:30 am – 7:00 pm: Fifth Street between Wellington Street and Thames Street
5:30 am – 6:00 pm: William Street North, between Murray Street and Stanley Street

SATURDAY – RM GROUNDS

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8:00 amShuttle Bus Service BeginsFormer Target parking lotSee Below
9:00 amRM Classic Car grounds open to the Public Featuring Bayside Brewing, Roesch Meats. LIVE MUSIC with Toast and Jam.RM Classic Car GroundsMore Info
9:00 amConcours d'EleganceRM Classic Car GroundsMore Info
9:00 amArt at RMRM Classic Car GroundsMore Info
9:00 amGraffiti Artist CompetitionRM Classic Car GroundsMore Info
9:00 amKids TentRM Classic Car GroundsMore Info
10:00 amPlay RangersRM Classic Car GroundsMore Info
1:00 pmEarly On Learning CentreRM Classic Car GroundsMore Info
4:00 pmRM Classic Car grounds closed
7:00 pmShuttle Service Ends

Also:
RM Cruise-In: RM Sotheby’s invites enthusiasts to cruise-in on 22 June in their classic cars from 9am to 4pm. Classic car drivers will receive priority parking on the RM Grounds.
RM40 Concours d’Elegance
Hagerty Ride & Drive
RM Auto Restoration Open House with a glimpse into each department’s work
Duke’s Harley Davidson Vintage & Custom Motorcycle Show

SHUTTLE SCHEDULE

It’s going to be a fun and busy weekend so we highly recommend taking advantage of our FREE shuttle service to get around:

Friday June 21: Beginning at 3:00pm

Parking Lots: Former Target Parking Lot (with overflow at Union Gas)
Drop off before concert: Fifth Street at Thames
Pick up after concert: Fifth Street east side, south of King

Saturday June 22: Beginning at 8:00am

On Saturday this is continuous loop: former Target parking lot, Wellington and Fifth Street, Park Avenue Business Centre and the RM Grounds. 

Parking Lots: Former Target Parking Lot (with overflow at Union Gas); Park Avenue Business Centre, RM Grounds,
Drop off locations: RM Grounds, Wellington Street & Fifth Street.

Accessible buses will be available but limited from the Target parking lot on June 21 and 22nd as well.

FORMER TARGET PARKING LOT

PARK AVENUE BUSINESS CENTRE

WELLINGTON & FIFTH

RM SOTHEBY’S

 

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