Event FAQs

General

Are the show cars allowed to stay on the streets overnight?

Registered car participants of the show will not be allowed to leave their vehicles on the street. At the close of each night, vehicles must leave the event area. Registered vehicle participant parking times will be enforced and permitted only between the following hours:
Friday – 5:00 pm to 10:00pm
Saturday – 9:00am to 9:00pm
Sunday – 9:00am to 4:00pm

How many people are expected to be attending the Route 66 Cruisin’ Reunion?

Over two hundred thousand people attend the annual event over the course of three days. Over one thousand classic cars register to be a part of the event annually.

Is this the same show as the Route 66 Rendezvous previously held in San Bernardino?

Route 66 Cruisin’ Reunion is a new event created in 2012 that weaves in new ideas to celebrate the region’s rich history of cars, car racing, and rallies. While this is a new event, it does represent ongoing traditions in our region’s car culture and a reunion of many of the people who participated in the past in the Rendezvous.

What is the Route 66 Cruisin’ Reunion?

The Cruisin’ Reunion is a weekend celebration of America’s love affair with the automobile and its world-famous highway, Route 66. Three days of cruising, contests, live entertainment, fabulous food and revelry make it one of the nation’s most extended events of its kind.

What other activities are planned for the Route 66 Cruisin’ Reunion?

Every year we strive to create a unique guest experience. Our main focus is the classic cars and reliving the good old days of cruisin’ on classic streets, like Euclid Avenue in Ontario, California. Ontario Town Square is the hub for live entertainment throughout the weekend. Several contests for the registered classic cars are held. Family fun activities are always a part of the event. Several food vendors and retail vendors will be on site as well. Adult beverages can be found in the beer gardens.

What part of town will the Route 66 Cruisin’ Reunion be in?

Historic Euclid Avenue in Ontario, California is closed from Holt Blvd to H Street for the Route 66 Cruisin Reunion. This beautiful tree lined divided highway provides a grassy median with plenty of shade. Ontario Town Square is a community hub used year round as a gathering place for concerts, movies, and live entertainment. The band shell of Ontario Town Square is where you’ll find the live entertainment daily.

What streets will be closed during this event?

Euclid Avenue from Holt Blvd to H Street in both directions will be closed for the event. Additional side streets are closed as needed for parking, vendors, and entertainment options.

When is the Route 66 Cruisin’ Reunion?

Produced by the Greater Ontario Convention & Visitors Bureau, Route 66 Cruisin’ Reunion is held on the third weekend in September annually.

Where is the Route 66 Cruisin’ Reunion?

Ontario, California is located in Southern California, just 35 miles east of downtown Los Angeles. Located just a short drive from world-famous beaches, Hollywood, Disneyland Resort, and mountain and desert retreats, Greater Ontario is the ideal jumping-off point to all that Southern California has to offer. Download our comprehensive Visitors Guide to learn more about attractions, restaurants, shopping, hotels, entertainment, history and much more about the Greater Ontario region – your hub for your next vacation to Southern California. www.discoverontariocalifornia.org/request-visitors-guide

Who organizes Route 66 Cruisin’ Reunion?

Route 66 Cruisin’ Reunion®, a 501-(c3) organization, created by the Greater Ontario Convention & Visitors Bureau. Greater Ontario Convention & Visitors is the official destination marketing organization to promote the cities of Ontario and Rancho Cucamonga California to visitors nationally and internationally.