REMINDER: Classic Car & Wooden Boat Show Starts with BBQ Friday Night!

REMINDER: The 6th Annual Des Moines Classic Car and Wooden Boat Show will be held at the Marina this weekend, starting at 6:30 p.m. on Friday (July 20) with the Classic BBQ, then continuing from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. on Saturday, July 21.

Cost for Friday’s BBQ is $20 per person.

These events are sponsored by the Knights Car Club and Des Moines Marina.

Here’s what to expect:


  • 6:30 p.m.: BBQ, $20 per person
  • 8:30 p.m.: Cruise, free


  • 10 a.m.: Car Show Opens (registration begins at 7:30 a.m.)
  • 2:30 p.m.: Car Show Awards (Dash Plaques given to first 200 cars)
  • 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.: Des Moines Farmers Market
  • 5:45 p.m.: Children’s Parade starts
  • 6 p.m.: Waterland Parade starts

There will also be a raffle and door prize drawings, food vendors, a beer garden and much more.

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