Thunder on the Bricks

Car Show 2024 Event Website Event (2200 x 700 px)

Hey car fanatics! Get ready for a revved-up day at the 2nd Annual Thunder on the Bricks car show, brought to you by Baldwin City Recreation and sponsored by Cody Anno State Farm. 

On Saturday, May 11th, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., the downtown Baldwin City brick streets will host some of the coolest cars around, so bring your family and friends to join in the fun! Satisfy your taste buds with the food truck options that will be available while you feast your eyes on classic cars. Be sure not to miss out on this exciting day!

Just coming to take in the sights, eat some food and hang out with good company? Parking will be available along High St. on 6th Street and on 7th Street both north and south of High Street 


  1. In Person
  2. Day OF
  3. Mail
  4. Online
  5. Phone

Step 1.Visit the Baldwin City Recreation Office at 705 High Street, Baldwin City, KS

Step 2.Our staff will assist you in completing your registration.

Payments accepted

  • Cash
  • Check payable to Baldwin City Recreation Commission
  • Credit Card (MasterCard, Visa, Discover, American Express)

Registration fee is $25 per vehicle.  Participants will have the opportunity to compete for prizes in the following categories:  

  • Corvette 1950-1970
  • Corvette 1971-Present
  • Camaro 1967-1969
  • Camaro 1970-Present
  • Mustang 1964-1970
  • Mustang 1971-Present
  • Rat Rod/Gasser
  • Olds/Pontiac/Buick
  • Mopar/Chrysler,Plymouth
  • Ford/Lincoln/Mercury
  • Chevy
  • Truck
  • 1920-1940
  • 1941-1960    
  • Open Class
  • Best of Show

Trophies will be awarded for 1st and 2nd in each category.  The 1st 200 registrations will receive a commemorative dash plaque with the 2024 Thunder on Bricks Show Logo.


Day of Event registration subject to availability.    

  1. Check In

Check In

Cars will check in at the tent at 7th and High Streets by the post office beginning at 8:00 a.m.  Only cars participating in the car show will be allowed to park in the designated areas for the car show.  These areas are on High Street from 7th to 9th.  8th Street from High St. to Grove.  

Keep your eyes peeled for these Car Show Check-In Signs!IMG_2513

They will be located on 56 highway on the East and West sides of Baldwin City. 

They will also be placed on 6th Street directing you to the check in point at 6th and High.

🚧If you are bringing your car on a trailer you can unload BEFORE check in at either or the 2 following locations:

πŸš—Collins Gym-524 6th St
πŸš—Baldwin Junior/High School-415 Eisenhower St