June 9th, 2012 Car Show Photos - 5th Annual JuneFest and Choctaw Cruisers Car Show - Ackerman, Mississippi


This was the first year I’ve been able to attend this show and put my Olds in a Production car class since their cutoff is 25 years back and my ‘87 is 25 this year.  The heavy overcast kept a lot of people away  - Bob Smith’s Z28 was entry #54 and my 442 was #55, and we were the last ones to arrive.  It rained on us a little on the way down there but once we got to Ackerman it just sprinkled for a half hour and was clear the rest of the day; plus the heavy cloud cover kept it from getting too hot.  I had the only Olds in the show.

1970 Plymouth Road Runner

1931 Ford Model A Victoria

1953 Chevy Pickup

The 1953 Chevrolet Pickup had some nice woodwork in the bed.

1963 Ford Galaxie

1970 Chevy Chevelle

Here’s a 1989 Trans Am Turbo 20th Anniversary Indy Pace Car, one of 1,500 produced.

1928 Ford Model A Roadster Convertible Pickup

1967 Chevy Nova

1951 Ford Pickup

1968 Dodge Dart GTS

Bob Smith’s 1993 Camaro Z28 Indy Pace Car, one of 645 produced.  He got a Second Place trophy in the 1988 to Present Open Class.

Here’s a 1930 Ford Model A Tudor Sedan.

I heard a guy tell his friend while looking at the car above, “I keep looking for some bullet holes…”


This is a 1964 Chrysler Newport Convertible, one of 2,176 produced.

1966 Chevy C-10 Pickup

The 1966 Chevrolet C-10 also had some gorgeous woodwork in the bed.

My 1987 Olds 442.  It placed First in the 1977 - 1987 Production Cars class.  Thankfully I was able to set up my display when we first got there, and the host club started judging at 11:00 a.m. to let them begin giving out the awards at 2:00 p.m.  As they were finishing up judging my car it started sprinkling rain, so I loaded all my display items back into the car and Bob and I headed for a porch at a closed business to wait it out.

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