THURSDAY, APRIL 1: ROAMIN’ OLDIES CLASSIC CAR CLUB CRUISE-IN; 5:30 to 8 p.m.; Mira Bay Winn-Dixie Plaza on U.S. 41 N., Apollo Beach; free; open to all cars and trucks; door prizes, 50/50, DJ Joe Ferrante; cruiser of the month award; rain date is following Thursday; for information, call Chet at (813) 842-1511 or visit

FRIDAY, APRIL 2: CAR SHOW; Biff Burger, 3939 49th St. N., St. Petersburg; 5 to 8 p.m.; free; for information, call (727) 527-5297 or visit

SATURDAY, APRIL 3: GARAGE ONE RISE N SHINE CARS AND COFFEE CRUISE-IN; free; open to all years of cars, trucks and motorcycles; 8 a.m. to 11 a.m.; 9222 Anderson Road, Tampa (Starbucks lot near AMC Veterans 24 theater); door prizes, product demos, show specials, $50 cash raffle and featuring DJ John Paul Gasca; for information, visit

SATURDAY, APRIL 3: CRUISE-IN; restart of Northpointe cruise-in; 4 to 7 p.m.; Northpointe Village Shopping Center, 16506 Pointe Village Drive, Lutz (southeast corner off State Road 54 and Suncoast Parkway, Exit 19); open to call car enthusiasts; live music by Crossroads, DJ, restaurants and shops; for information, call Paul Figoni at (813) 468-0277 or email

SATURDAY, APRIL 3: ANGELA’S CAR SHOW; hosted by Angela “Tiger Lady” Recchia; Quaker Steak & Lube, 10400 49th St. N., Pinellas Park; 5 to 9 p.m.; food, music, 50/50, door prizes, award trophies, club participation awards; to make a donation or for information, call (813) 506-4225.

SATURDAY, APRIL 3: TIERRA VERDE 9th ANNUAL OPEN CAR & TRUCK SHOW; 1110 Pinellas Bayway S., Tierra Verde; activities for kids, local vendors, music, goody bags, dash plaques and T-shirts; $20 pre-registration or $25 day of show; registration from 9 a.m. to noon, awards presented at about 3; call (727) 455-5969 or visit

SATURDAY, APRIL 3: DADE CITY SHOW & CRUISE-IN; event returns to historic Dade City downtown; noon to 5 p.m.; for information, call (813) 610-1650.

SATURDAY, APRIL 6: NICK’S PIZZARIA & WINGS CLASSIC CRUISE IN; Nick’s, 1707 James L. Redman Parkway, Plant City; 3 to 6 p.m.; free show with two free slices of pizza and a drink for each show car participant; tickets handed out at the DJ trailer with sign in; music provided by John Paul Gasca; (rain makeup the following Tuesday); for information, visit