Beautiful, historic cars in a beautiful, historic setting – that’s the promise of the 25th Annual Antique Car Exhibition on Saturday, August 7th at the David Davis Mansion State Historic Site in Bloomington.
More than 75 cars from the 1900s through the 1980s will be displayed on the mansion grounds from 10am to 3pm.
Visitors can stroll through the amazing collection of vintage vehicles on display. They can view the cars up close, talk with the owners, and meet fellow automobile enthusiasts.
All vintage automobiles are invited to participate in a “Parade of Progress” around the mansion drive at approximately 2pm.
The Illinois Country Music Association will be performing from 10am-2pm, providing entertainment for guests on the lawn.
Redbird Catering will have picnic foods and beverages available for purchase from 10am-2pm and Mr. Softee will have ice cream for sale from noon-2pm.
Free, self-guided tours of the mansion will be offered, and mansion guides will be on hand to answer questions. The Master Gardeners will be available to answer questions about Sarah’s Garden.
The event is co-sponsored by the McLean County Antique Automobile Club and the David Davis Mansion Foundation. A donation of $5 per adult is suggested. Children are free.