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Cars & Caves August 2024

August 31 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm


Gear up for the most extraordinary monthly car show in Minnesota: Cars and Caves August 2024, taking place at the world-famous Chanhassen AutoPlex. This car lovers’ event offers a captivating blend of automotive passion, stunning vehicles, and a unique opportunity to explore Chanhassen AutoPlex’s renowned car condos. Just a 20-minute drive from Minneapolis/St. Paul.

Immerse yourself in a world of automotive excellence as you witness a remarkable display of classic, collector, muscle, antique, street rod, exotic vehicles, vintage motorcycles, and more.  The Chanhassen AutoPlex is known around the world for our amazing car condos.  Many of the 140 garage condominiums at the AutoPlex will be open for viewing. Coffee, beverages, and food will be available for purchase.

Admission to Cars and Caves August 2024 is completely free, thanks to the generous support of our sponsors. We believe that everyone should have the chance to experience the joy and passion of the automotive world.


Show Car Criteria

If you’re interested in showing your car, we gladly welcome the following vehicles into the show area:

  1. Classic cars: Cars manufactured between 1925 and 1948 are still in original or restored condition.
  2. Collector cars: Cars that are at least 25 years old and have been restored or maintained in their original condition.
  3. Muscle cars: High-performance American-made cars produced between the mid-1960s and early 1970s.
  4. Antique cars: Cars that are at least 45 years old and are in original or restored condition.
  5. Street rods: Custom-built cars designed to resemble cars from the 1930s and 1940s.
  6. Exotic vehicles: High-performance sports cars and luxury vehicles are typically rare and expensive.
  7. Vintage motorcycles: Motorcycles that are at least 35 years old and are in original or restored condition.

NOTE: Due to limited space, we can only allow vintage or exotic import cars. All other import cars will be asked to park in spectator areas.

Gates open at 8:30 am for show cars. We would also ask that you arrive early to ensure that you have enough time to park and set up.

Please make sure that your vehicle is clean, polished, and free of any damage or rust.

If you’re a car enthusiast but don’t have a vehicle that fits into one of these categories, don’t worry! The public is welcome to spectate the event and drive their everyday car. We will have plenty of space for parking and viewing the show, so feel free to come and enjoy the day with us.

Volunteers Needed
If you are interested in helping put this car show on or learning about events, please contact [email protected].

If you are interested in sponsoring Cars & Caves please contact [email protected].

Charitable Partner

Join us the last Saturday of August from 9 am to 1 pm, rain or shine, for an unforgettable car show experience.


August 31
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Chanhassen AutoPlex
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Chanhassen AutoPlex
8150 Audubon Rd
Chanhassen, MN 55317 United States
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