Self-Guided Tours Only

Father's Day Car Show

June 16, 2019

9am - 4:30pm

Online ticketing is closed. Purchase tickets when you arrive:

  • Adults 18+: $14, SH members $11
  • Youth (6-17): $6, SH members $5
  • Children 5 & under are free.

Celebrate Father’s Day at an Akron tradition and one of the oldest car shows in America. 

The 62nd annual Classic, Antique & Collector Car Show at Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens, is presented with the Ohio Region Classic Car Club of America. View 400 classic, antique and collector cars manufactured from 1915-1994.  

  • Tours of the Manor House are self-guided only starting at 10am and ending at 4:30pm, and are included (for the first time!) in a ticket to the Car Show.
  • No strollers, food or beverages inside the Manor House.
  • Father's Day Car Show goes on rain or shine, please dress for the weather, and wear appropriate footwear.

Haggerty Youth Judging Opportunity - Spaces Still Available
Learn basics of judging and specifics about cars being judged by applying to be a Haggerty Youth Judge. Ten children, ages 6-14 years  will be chosen to participate as a youth judge from 12:30-2:30pm at the Car Show. Special Youth Judge Award will be presented at awards ceremony at 3:30pm.
To participate, go to the ORRCCA tent at the Car Show at 12:30pm to complete an application and waiver.

Activities

  • The Inner Circle this year features Full Classic™ Cars from 1930-1934.
  • Take the youngest car enthusiasts to our Family Experience for some high energy interactive fun in the Playgarden. Nearby is Homes of Nature and our butterfly habitat.
  • The Art of Bonsai is on display in the Corbin Conservatory
  • The pedal car racetrack, presented by Summit Racing, is a fun area for our youngest guests. Note that pedal car drivers MUST be under 48 inches tall.
  • Explore FUSED: Garden Gallery of Art & Metal is on display throughout the gardens..
  • Cool off with some  Kona-Ice shaved ice.
  • From 11 am - 2 pm, listen to sounds of Tailspin in the Courtyard. This band plays 60s/70s/80s classic rock -- and a little bit of everything else!
  • Create a natural art craft with our friends from the Summit Metro Parks.

Car show guest parking is off-site at Todaro's Party Center, and Firestone CLC with free shuttles all day. Details below.

There is no guest parking at Stan Hywet during the Father's Day Car Show. 

Limited handicapped parking is available at Stan Hywet. You must have a valid handicapped hang tag issued by the state licensing the car. Please enter through the exit gate on N. Portage Path. Availability is first come, first served.

Free off-site parking with complimentary shuttles to/from Stan Hywet at:
  • Todaro’s Party Center, 1820 Akron Peninsula Road
  • and the Firestone CLC (High School), at 470 Castle Blvd.

 


From time to time, photos will be taken of guests visiting Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens. We reserve the right to use these photos for communication, promotional and marketing purposes.