THE 30TH ANNUAL ROBBERS CAVE FALL FOLIAGE CRUISE/ LAWN CHAIR NATIONALS in the beautiful Robbers Cave State Park along the shores of Lake Carlton in the San Bois Mountains. This will be not only our 30th year of the Fall Festival, but hopefully our best year ever. Annually there are around 80-90 thousand people who visit of the 3 days of the event. The largest day is Saturday when we are joined by the Fall Foliage Cruise which hosts between 500-600 pre-1986 cars, some original, some restored, and some customized.
We kick off the weekend on Friday October 14th when we have a pre-registration Burger Social at the Wooldridge Ranch home to the HOUSE of PACKARD located on US HWY 270 just west of Wilburton. We usually pre-register around 250-300 vehicles during this part of the event. Come and see what all the shop has to offer while enjoying a free hamburger or hot dog. People arrive around 4pm and we start serving food around 5pm. Come and go as you please.
On Saturday October 15th is the Car Show out at Robbers Cave State Park. Car show participants start arriving around 5am. Registration opens at 8am. Throughout the day browse through and enjoy 1 of the largest craft shows in the state along with Amusement Rides and a Quilt Show. Fantastic food & entertainment including live bands. We also offer Dedicated Free Motorcycle parking. Free courtesy shuttle buses: “Parking to Event” and “Town to Park”. CAR SHOW PARTICIPANTS: This is a FREE car show and you pick the winners! Our Classes include: STREETROD COUPE, STREETROD SEDAN, STREETROD TRUCKS, C/10 TRUCK, MUSCLE CAR, ORIGINAL/RESTORED, SPECIAL INTEREST, SUEDE & RATTY, TOPLESS, 49-69 CLASSIC CUSTOM CARS, 49-69 CLASSIC CUSTOM TRUCKS, 55-57 CHEVY, 70-89 CLASSIC CUSTOM CARS & TRUCK. OUR SPECIALTY AWARDS INCLUDE: LONG DISTANCE, BEST FLAMES, KING PIN CUSTOM, WAY COOL WAGON, TIMELESS TRADITIONS, FLATHEAD FOREVER. PARTICIPANTS RECIEVE: A dash plaque, goody bag, door prize ticket, voting ballet, and can enter into our 50/50 drawing, and we also have a Ladies door prize. We draw 10 door prize tickets an hour starting at 8am until 2:30pm Awards start at 3pm and shows over at 5pm. This is a FREE Car Show all we ask is that you buy an event shirt and enjoy your weekend.
On Sunday October 16th the Car Show is over but the festival is still going strong. If you missed out on any of the arts and crafts vendors this is a great day to go check them out along with enjoying live music and the carnival.