Hickory – Hickory Museum Of Art (HMA) Presents The sixth annual Autolawn Party from 10am to 3pm, Saturday, September 8 on the SALT Block lawn, located at 243 Third Ave NE, Hickory NC. The fundraising event To benefit HMA educational programming features a euro classic car show, youth judging program, art exhibits, live music, food court, beer garden and more.

The Autolawn Party is a celebration of the road’s number one traveler – the automobile. The Euro Classic Car Show offers a wide range of high quality, original european vehicles Iin an intimate, yeti Informal setting, without the pressure of a traditional concours event. This year’s car show highlights the Mercedes-Benz brand, although all other european brands are eligible for registration. Entry is free for spectators.

Awards will be given in a small number of judged classifications and select categories. Entry classifications include German, Italian, British, other european makes and european motorcycles. The public will have the opportunity to cast their vote for the people’s choice award. Voting takes place between 10am-1:30pm, with only one ballot per person.

All classic car owners and enthusiasts are invited to kick-off the Autolawn Party 2018 with an evening at Cafe Rule and Wine Bar. The evening will feature classic cars and motorcycles on display courtesy of paramount automotive and any in attendance wanting to show off their own. A portion of food sales will benefit the Hickory Museum Of Art. Cafe Rule opens at 5:30pm. Reservations are encouraged and can be made by calling the restaurant at (828) 324-2005. For more information about the Autolawn Party, or to register for the car show, visit www.theautolawn.com.

The Autolawn Party is free for spectators due to generous support from its presenting sponsors: Porsche of Hickory and Paramount Automotive group located on Hwy 70 Hickory. For more information visit www.paramountauto.com.

Hickory Museum Of Art is located on the SALT Block, at 243 Third Ave NE in Hickory. For more information about museum exhibitions, art classes, field trips, and events, visit hickoryart.org or call 828-327-8576. For more information about museum exhibitions, art classes, field trips, and events, visit www.hickoryart.org or call Kelly Smith at the museum, 828-327-8576 ext. 206. Business sponsorship information is also available at the same telephone number.
Annual Autolawn Party on The SALT Block lawn