Winthrop Vintage Wheels Show

The 41st annual Winthrop Vintage Wheels show! A celebration of style showcasing automobiles, motorcycles, tractors, travel trailers, pedal cars and bicycles all against the backdrop of the old west town of Winthrop. Got classy wheels? We would love to have you join our show!

Winthrop Vintage Wheels Show


Saturday, September 10, 2016

This is an incredible opportunity to see:

Antique Cars and Trucks - Vintage Motorcycles - Vintage Travel Trailers - Pedal Cars- Antique Tractors - Antique Bicycles.


This is your chance to see some beautiful, restored, iconic wheeled treasures up close. Winthrop's old boardwalks and historic character add to the appeal of this event as the historic cars and motorcycles take over all of Winthrop's main street, the travel trailers will be showcased at the beautiful Pine Near RV Park and antique tractors will be displayed at the Shafer Museum, just 3 blocks from downtown. Antique bicycles will be displayed at the Rocking Horse Bakery.  Spectators can easily walk to all the events from Winthrop's main street boardwalk.

In addition to Winthrop's incredible scenery there are plenty of unique shops, brew pubs, coffee roasters and eateries to enjoy along with the vintage wheels show.

The Schedule of Events:


5:00 - 7:00 pm, Cruise-In & Registration 
Vintage automotive participants are invited register at this time and to gather pre-registration materials for Saturday's show at the Winthrop Barn. The Public is welcome to view the antique vehicles in the Winthrop Barn parking lot.


8:30am - 10:30 am,  Registration and Parade Line-up for the Antique Cars
Antique automobiles register, line-up and stage at the Winthrop Inn on the east edge of town in preparation for the parade. The public is welcome to come view the cars here before the parade.

10:30am, Staging for all Vintage Wheels
Vintage Motorcycles, vintage trailers, tractors, pedal cars and antique bicycles stage at their respective areas throughout town.

11:00 am, Car Show Parade
Antique cars parade into downtown Winthrop and will be lined up and parked in downtown Winthrop for afternoon public viewing.  Spectators can line Winthrop's main street for best viewing.  Don't forget your camera!  

11:00 - 3:00 pm, Show 'n Shine
The streets of downtown Winthrop will be filled with fabulous cars, pedal cars and motorcycles from all eras. Just a few blocks away vintage travel trailers, tractors and antique bicycles will be displayed.

3:00pm Award Presentation
Tophies will be awarded for  Best in show and the public can vote on their "People's Choice"  Local merchants will also be awarding trophies. All Vintage Wheels included in the show will be eligible for awards. 

4:00 pm, Automotive Bucket Poker Run
Car show participants can enjoy a scenic drive through the Methow Valley as you collect cards in this fun event. Best hand wins the whole pot!


All Vintage Wheels included in the show will be eligible for awards including Best in Show for your category, People's Choice Award and awards from Winthrop Chamber merchants. Don't miss this very exciting show.   

Registration for cars, trucks and motorcyles is just $20 and can be done in person on Friday from 5 - 7pm at the Winthrop Barn or on Saturday morning from 8:30-10am.  (see schedule above).  Questions can be directed to       

Registration for the vintage trailers contact the Pine Near RV Park.

Registration for the tractors contact the Pine Near RV Park

Registration for the bicycles contact Steve Mitchell at the Rocking Horse Bakery.  

Photos from the 2015 WInthrop Vintage Wheels Show can be found here

Thanks to these 2015 sponsors: Brandenberg ConstructionCougar Creek Timber Frame Homes, J.A. Wright Construction, KOZI, Lariat Coffee Roasters, Les Schwab Twisp, Inside Out Home & Garden, Old Schoolhouse Brewery, Pine Near RV Park, Methow Cycle & Sport, Methow River Lodge & Cabins, Methow Valley Photography, The Insurance Store of Omak, The Red Hen, Three Finger Jacks Saloon, Rivers Edge Resort, Robin's Egg Bleu, Rocking Horse Bakery, The Outdoorsman, Winthrop Inn, Winthrop Motors, and the Winthrop Chamber of Commerce.  

If you are interested in sponsoring a trophy please contact us at