Pin Ups & Pistons Auto Show

AutumnFest - Pin Ups & Pistons Auto Show Photo

AutumnFest - Pin Ups & Pistons Auto Show

Saturday, September 28

Are you a car buff? Do you have a car, truck or motorcycle that you’d like to show off? We’d love to have you attend our Classic Car Show September 28.

Trophies awarded to:






Even if you don’t have a vehicle to enter, grab the family and head to Baileys Harbor for a great event including arts & crafts, live music, great food and drinks, and much more! Come meet the Pin Ups during the Pin Ups & Pistons Photo Shoot, listen to live music rocking the Midway Stage from 11am-3pm and check out the hot rods!

Join us at Door County Brewing Co. for the 5th Annual Hey Hey 5k. Runners receive great swag including an awesome race t-shirt, Hey Hey 5k Door County Brewing Co. pint glass, and a free beer from the brewery. Race starts and ends at the brewery. Email for more information.

Sunday brings the weekly Farmers’ Market on the Town Hall lawn from 9-1pm!


Register for the Car Show by downloading the form OR Register the day of from 9am-11am.

Become a vendor by visiting our Become A Vendor Page



 Thanks to our sponsors!


8151 Ridges Rd 





7680 Highway 57 Baileys Harbor, WI

Reservations: 920-839-2321
Golf Course: 920-421-GOLF

The historic Maxwelton Braes Lodge and Banquet Facility is located in beautiful Baileys Harbor, Wisconsin on the south end of town near the shores of Lake Michigan. Maxwelton Braes is a historic lodge originally built in the 1930s situated in the middle of a gorgeous 18-hole golf course. In addition to the golf course, our property also includes 2 lighted tennis courts and 4 pickle ball courts, indoor and outdoor banquet facilities, and our onsite restaurant Thyme Cuisine on the main level.



8101 highway 57, Baileys Harbor


Tiny coffeehouse featuring coffee from Dogwood and Ruby Coffee Roasters, made using our lovely Synesso Cyncra machine. Pastries and daily soup specials as well as toast and sandwiches.





8099 Ridges Road Baileys Harbor, Wisconsin


Door County Local fish market that specializes in processing and wholesale of locally caught whitefish. Fresh, smoked, and Frozen fish available.


5757 Hwy 42 Carlsville, Wisconsin

3026 Cty E 


On Kangaroo Lake, open daily. 11am year round. Offering exceptional ribs, burgers, fish fry & more! Family friendly with outdoor dining. A local favorite!


Rusty Dusty Vintage and Records
10590 Country Walk Dr Unit 4
Sister Bay, Wi 54234
Vintage clothes, collectibles, new and used records. Stuff we like. 

Schedule of Events:


6pm Doors | 7pm Start • Speakeasy Casino Night Fundraiser at Maxwelton Braes
Proceeds to benefit The Ellie Helm Foundation Cost: $25 in advance | $30 at the door – Ticket includes admission, start up cash and bar snacks


8am • Hey Hey 5k Run at Door County Brewing Co.

9am-3pm • Classic Auto & Motorcycle Show (Day of registration 9am-11am) 

                • Pin-ups & Pistons photo shoot 

9am-3pm • Baileys Harbor Fire Dept. Open House

9am-4pm • Arts & Crafts

9am-4pm • Food & Beverage Stand at Kendall Park

10am-1pm • Baileys Harbor Library Book Sale

11am-3pm • Live Music at Kendall Park by Hillbilly Casino

3pm • Awards Ceremony



9am-1pm • Farmer’s Market




2018 Auto & Motorcycle Show Winners

Best in Show: Jeff Bakke - 1929 Ford Model A

People's Choice: Rick Wilinsky - 1957 Ford Skyliner



1st - Rick Wilinsky - '57 ford Skyliner

2nd - Jeanine Krotowski - '67 Chevy Chevelle

3rd - Chum Nault - ' 65 Chevy Malibu 



1st - Don Koepsel - '72 Ford Mustang Mach 1

2nd - Jim Rudy - '79 Chevy Corvette

3rd - Chris Jandrin - '71 AMC Javelin


1986- Present

1st - Rick Wisnicky - '13 Chevy Camaro

2nd - Jim & Pat - '09 Dodge Challenger R/T

3rd - Deu & Chris Denbrook - '14 Chevy Camaro

(For 2019 we will add divide the '86 - present class. It will be '86 - 2000 and 2001 to present) 

Antique Pre 1956

1st - Jeff Hickey - '40 Packard Coupe

2nd - Pete Hanley - '53 MG MGTD

3rd - John & Barb Nordstrom - '41 Cadillac series 62 Convertible


Street Rod Pre 1956 

1st - Jeff Bakke - '29 Ford Model A

2nd - Rodney & Sharri Hedeen - '32 Ford Caberlet

3rd - Mark Ferroly - '40 Willys Coupe 


Street Machine 1957-1985

1st - Eugene Haines - '70 Ford Mustang

2nd - Steven Jarzombek - '69 Plymouth Road Runner

3rd - Zach Burish - '65 Chevy II 


Trucks & Vans Pre 1988

1st -John Kleinschmidt - '52 Chevy Pickup

2nd - Rodney & Sharri Hedeen - '67 Chevy Pick Up

3rd - Jim Rossol - '66 Chevy C-10


Imports Pre 1988 

1st - Terry Slack - '76 Triumph TR-6 

2nd - Charlie Trueddale - '74 Porsche 914

3rd - Laura Anschutz - '65 Volkswagon Bug 


Special Interest

1st - Rondo Pargo - '72 Buick Skylark 

2nd - Joey Kandler - '88 Ford Mustang 

3rd - Donald Kraynek - '91 Dodge W150



1st - Eric Brey - '04 Bigdog Ridgeback  

2nd - Cliff Olson - '01 Honda Reflex

3rd - Joe Benny - '16 Indian Chief Vintage 


(2019 we will spit the motorcycle classes to Classic and Custom. We will continue to have the overall Louie Oldenburg winner.)