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2015 Cruise Parade – Bigger Than Ever

The Cruise Parade is Huge!
Friday night June 12, the cruising days are back with the registered cars of the American Graffiti Car Show will be parading on the original cruise route from 7 – 9 pm. You can see all your favorites as they loop the circuit downtown and then take a drag up McHenry making a big U turn at Orangeburg. There will be some great car watching.

Best of all, the classic cars will be directed back in to downtown Modesto at the end of the parade where the streets will remain closed, the music in the plaza with Johnny Rocket and the Thrust will play until 11 and there will be food and drink specials at many of the restaurants downtown.

Important Note: The Cruise Parade will start at 5 Points this year and the intersection of J and McHenry at the Lucas Plaza Statue. Ceremony will begin at 6:30 and the cruise starts at 7 pm – June 12 Only cars registered to the Car Show are allowed to participate in the Cruise Parade.

Important Note: The American Graffiti Car Show and Festival will be held at the Muni Golf Course. It will be bigger, allow more cars, even a newer modified category and more space for vendors and music. June 13- 9 to 5 and June 14- 9 to 3pm



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About the Author:

Chris Murphy is the President and CEO of Sierra Pacific Warehouse Group and Publisher and Founder of ModestoView Inc. Chris worked globally in the cycling industry returning to Modesto in 1996. He is also the founder of the Modesto Historic Graffiti Cruise Route, Legends of the Cruise Walk of Fame, Modesto Rockin’ Holiday, the Modesto Music History Organization and co-founder of the Modesto Area Music Association. Chris is married to his artist wife Rebecca since 1985 and has two daughters Madison and Abigail, both graduating from Modesto High and UC Berkeley. He is lead singer and guitarist for his band, Third Party that donates their performances to non-profits.