Event Details

11:00 a.m. -   4:00   p.m.   last Saturday in July
July   31, 2021
Broad   St.   between   Central Ave. & Manchester Ave.
Canal   District,   Downtown   Middletown, Ohio 45042

Thunderfest Cruise-in is open to all makes and models of vehicles:

2 wheel, 3 wheels, 4 or more wheels, or no wheels - we welcome boats!

New is 2021:  a tent for motorcycles in the YMCA parking lot

(1020 Manchester Avenue)

For details & updates, download the

Downtown Middletown app for your smart phone.

Go to the Apple Store, or Google Play Store

and type “downtownmiddletown”.

Held in the Canal District of downtown Middletown, Ohio,

Sponsored by Downtown Middletown, Inc. and the

Middletown Pacemakers Auto Club,

Thunderfest is a family friendly event.

          Gates open at 10:00 am. - Event is 11:00-4:00

          Awards presented throughout the day.


  Cackle fest every hour on the hour - EAR PLUGS RECOMMENDED.

Photo ops by most cars and even in a few of them.

Bring your best smile and your camera.

Several restaurants, coffee shops, cafes, and bars in the event area and within a short walk (4 blocks or less for many).  Pizza, sandwiches, BBQ, soup, ice cream, coffee, frozen drinks, & unique specialty dishes - all locally owned & operated.

Check out the unique shops & eateries nearby.

Food trucks on site:  Kona Ice, Wheely Good Food Truck,

D. R. Concessions (funnel cakes & more)

Questions?  Contact the Event Coordinators


513-464-2527 for Sylvia (text or leave message)

513-217-0006 for Andrea (Annie Up Boutique) 

Thunderfest Cruise In  - a family friendly event is sponsored by

Downtown Middletown, Inc., 1050 Central Avenue, 2nd floor,

Middletown, Ohio 45044

Middletown Pacemakers Car Club

Annie Up Boutique

Design 2 Wear 2

Middletown Community Foundation