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Driving the Dixie – The Chicago Heights Car Show!

This year we are again hosting a stop on the Driving the Dixie route.

Not only will we be at an amazing art gallery in a super-duper cool adaptive reuse of a historic building (stay tuned for that post…)  BUT we will also be the Car Show stop for the vintage cars.

SO, stop by between 10AM and Noon and enjoy!

Union Street Gallery, 1527 Otto Blvd., Chicago Heights

Thank you to the Union Street Gallery for hosting this great event!


Driving the Dixie – Chicago Heights Stop

Saturday, June 18th
Many classic cars, ranging from Model A Ford’s to anything from the present, each year “Cruise the Dixie” (Highway) from Blue Island to Momence.
Stops are made along the way in several of the cities and everyone has a great time while celebrating a piece of history.
The stopping spot in Chicago Heights this year will be
The Union Street Gallery (1527 Otto Blvd.) An amazing adaptive reuse of a historic – local landmark – building!
Inside the gallery will be refreshments and an exhibit on historic Lincoln Highway – which paired with Dixie Highway gives Chicago Heights her nickname – Crossroads of the Nation.
ALL are welcome to come on by to see the cars come through and experience some Chicago Heights history inside our fantastic art gallery.
Gallery will be open from 9AM – 2PM
Cars come by approximately 10am-Noon

Cars at Chicago Heights's 2010 Driving the Dixie stop