Where are all the pin-up and cars shows?

Pin Up Events & Car Shows

I’m collecting all the main pin-up and car show events around Victoria. With events coming and going it is getting hard to keep track. Looking for suggestions or other events that I have missed.

Attending

Vintage Love Market

Vintage Love Market

17 August 2019
tbc details

  • Best Dressed
  • Kids Best Dressed (TBC)
  • Market

Raises funds for ‘Share the Dignity’, vibrant market for the community to celebrate all things vintage, grab a bargain, enjoy a fashion parade from local businesses.

Buninyong Town Hall
Learmonth St, Buninyong
Victoria 3357

Attending

Port Fairy Vintage Festival

29 September 2019
Main Stage

  • Best Dressed
  • Pin Up Competition
  • Market

Held over 3 days festival of Rock n Roll Dance, Vintage crafts, window displays, vintage markets, vintage car displays, family picnic and much more…

Buninyong Town Hall
Learmonth St, Buninyong
Victoria 3357

Not Attending

Rockabilly Rock 'N

Wangaratta Rod Run

12 October 2019
From 2pm

  • Best Dressed
  • Kids Best Dressed (TBC)
  • Best Beard

Wangaratta hot rod run show n shine featuring 3 great rockabilly bands, the Atomic Hitones, Miss Kitty & the Memphis trio, looks like a great event.

Wangaratta Race Course 
Purbrick St, Wangaratta,
Victoria 3677

Attending

Bacchus Marsh Swap Meet

Marsh Rodders Swap Meet

TBC October 
from 7am-3pm

  • Best Dressed
  • Kids Best Dressed (TBC)
  • TBC

Marsh Rodders Annual Show n Shine & Swap Meet is on at Maddingley Park in Bacchus Marsh Victoria. Pin Up comp at 11 am, register on the day.

Maddingly Park 
Gisborne Road, Bacchus Marsh
Victoria 3340

Attending

Rock the Clock

Rock the Clock

24-27 October 2019
Schedule

  • Miss Rock the Clock
  • Best Dressed
  • Kids Best Dressed (TBC)

Sadly not the same event as the cruise but a good event all the same. Saturday is the highlight with the Miss Rock the Clock at midday at the clock tower.

Camperdown Centre
Manifold St, Camperdown
Victoria 3357

Attending TBC

Mornington Street Festival

Mornington Street Festival

TBC October 2019
Schedule

  • Gloriana Pin Up Queen
  • Best Dressed
  • Kids Best Dressed (TBC)

Gloriana Pinup Queen \is part of the Main Street Mornington Festival has It is a free, family-friendly, community event from 11am to 5pm.

Attending TBC

Bright Iconic Rod Run

Bright Iconic Rod Run

8 November 2018
Schedule

  • Pin Up Competition
  • Best Dressed (TBC)
  • Kids Best Dressed (TBC)

Down by the seaside. Great collection of cars,  great pin-up comp and music right next to the beach, with the trip. Pin up competition in the memorial hall.

Attending TBC

Roesbud Foreshore Rockfest

Roesbud Foreshore Rockfest

TBC November 2019
Schedule

  • Pin Up Competition
  • Kids (TBC)
  • Other (TBC)

Down by the beach, retro 50’s & 60’s in Rosebud. Rock & Roll, Classic Cars & Rods, Pinups, Movies, Retro Market, Vintage shopping, raffles.

Attending TBC

Geelong Revival

Geelong Revival

22 November 2019
Schedule

  • Vintage Fashion Awards
  • Kids (TBC)
  • Other (TBC)

The Geelong Waterfront host 600 quirky, valuable and fascinating vehicles. Celebrations with the Friday Night Cruise for a huge weekend of motorsport and of course fashion.

Attending TBC

Monbulk Car Show

Monbulk Car Show

24 November 2019
Schedule TBC

  • Pin Up Competition (TBC)
  • Best Dressed (TBC)
  • Kids Best Dressed (TBC)

Main street comes alive with the sounds of classic cars, custom, muscle and European marques plus much more. I’ll attend depending on weather.

Attending TBC

Ballarat Beat

TBC February 2020
Schedule TBC

  • Miss Ballarat Beat
  • Best Dressed
  • Kids Best Dressed

One of the biggest and the best of the Rockabilly weekends is on again. Featuring the largest Pin-Up competition in Australia. Not one to be missed.

Attending TBC

Daylesford Motorfest

Daylesford Motorfest

TBC February 2020
7am – 4pm

  • Best Dressed (TBC)
  • Kids Best Dressed (TBC)
  • Other (TBC)

Daylesford Motorfest will include displays and demonstrations, food and trade stalls, live music and a best-dressed competition.

Attending TBC

Ararat Jailhouse Rock

Ararat Jailhouse Rock

TBC March 2020
Schedule TBC

  • Pin Up Competition
  • Best Dressed (TBC)
  • Kids Best Dressed (TBC)

25th Anniversary Event. Details are yet to come through so watch this space. hopefully a better location for the pin up comp next year.

Attending TBC

Rosebud Rock 'n Rods

Rosebud Rock 'n Rods

TBC March 2020
Schedule TBC

  • Pin Up Competition
  • Best Dressed (TBC)
  • Kids Best Dressed (TBC)

Full day of Rock n Roll music and dancing, complete with a Hot Rod / Classic Car Show n Shine with classic vans/trucks/bikes & displays, food coffee GR8

Attending TBC

IMF Pin Up Comp

TBC March 2020
Schedule TBC

  • Pin Up Competition

IMF Car Show raises funds for Australian research into paediatric brain tumours with a focus on Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma

Attending TBC

Rosedale Vintage Market

TBC March 2020
Schedule TBC

  • Pin Up Competition
  • Best Dressed (TBC)
  • Kids Best Dressed (TBC)

The Rosedale Vintage/retro Market stalls, pin up comp, beard and moustache comp, live music, displays, show n shine and food trucks.

Attending

Cars for Kids

10 April 2020
Schedule TBC

  • Pin Up Competition
  • Best Dressed
  • Kids Best Dressed

Charity Pinup Competition held in conjunction with Guzzles Rod & Custom on Good Friday for Melbourne Royal Children’s Hospital Good Friday Appeal.