The biggest street party of the year is back with classic cars lining King Street surrounded by live entertainment and bustling patios.

On this page:

  1. About Cruising on King
  2. Date, time and location
  3. Parking and transit
  4. Photo gallery

About Cruising on King

Classic cars will line King Street between Francis and Frederick Streets joined by live entertainment throughout downtown Kitchener including music, bustling patios and more! Wander up and down King Street enjoying all the classics and a street party atmosphere.

Date, time and location

Join us on Friday, July 12, for Cruising on King.

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Parking and transit

However you get downtown, there are options available:


Hop off the ION at either the Kitchener City Hall or Victoria Park station for a quick walk. Central Station is a short walk away, as well.

These GRT bus routes stop nearby:

Vehicle and bike parking

Parking is available in the City Hall parking garage, as well as other City of Kitchener parking lots around Downtown Kitchener. Visit our parking locations page to find somewhere to park.

Secure bike parking is available in the City Hall parking garage.

You can pay for parking in surface lots through the Passport Parking appDownload the app, available both on iOS & Android.

Plan your route

Check road closures on your route before coming downtown.

Photo gallery

Check out the gallery below to see photos from past years’ events.

Photo Gallery: Cruising on King will appear here on the public site.