GM St. Catharines Open House and 20th Annual Show n’ Shine Car Show

Posted on 03. Aug, 2018 by in GM Canada

GM St. Catharines Open House and 20th Annual Show n’ Shine Car Show






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ST. CATHARINES, Ont. — GM St. Catharines is revving adult for a 20th Annual Show n’ Shine Car Show on Friday, Aug 10th during McKinnon Park located onsite during a plant in St. Catharines. For a initial time in 3 years, GM St. Catharines will also be charity plant tours to a ubiquitous open on a day of a automobile show.

The Show n’ Shine started as a passion plan orderly by dedicated GM employees and in a initial year featured 16 Corvettes and a handful of enthusiasts. Since then, a automobile uncover has grown into a some-more thorough eventuality for a plant and a community, showcasing any car powered by a GM engine and averaging 350 vehicles and twice as many spectators from opposite Ontario and New York State. This year’s uncover will have vehicles trimming from a 1936 Chevrolet Camaro to a 2018 Chevrolet Bolt EV, and all in-between.

Show n’ Shine Car Show

Time:               7:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Awards:           27 designations including “Best of Show” categories, such as Best of Show – Vintage and Best of Show – Most Radical, as good as 3 “People’s Choice” awards

Cost:                $5 to register a vehicle, giveaway for spectators

Location:         GM St. Catharines, McKinnon Park, 570 Glendale Avenue, St. Catharines, ON, L2R 7B3

*Must be 18+ years aged to register a vehicle. Event is all ages. Rain or shine.

Open House Plant Tours

Times:             11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. and 4:00 – 6:00 p.m.

Cost:                Free

*Must be 12+ years aged to debate a plant. Tour is approximately 1 km and will take one hour to complete.

Car Show Activities:

  • Take a self-guided debate of a Propulsion Plant
  • Check out a sparkling line adult of GM vehicles along with Niagara College’s Motive Program arrangement and a 2018 Nautique GS24 speedboat
  • Chat with employees from a Canadian Technical Centre Markham demonstrating Cadillac Super Cruise technology
  • Displays and demonstrations from Brian Cullen Performance Parts and Denis Morris’ First Robotics team
  • Breakfast and lunch accessible for squeeze supposing by Fiddler’s Pour House
  • Take partial in a $500 Draw by United Way St. Catharines District for their Backpacks for Kids program


Registration contingency be finished in allege by all tour participants during

  • Tour registration is singular and will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis
  • To go on a plant tour, participants contingency wear tighten toed boots that cover a tops of your feet. No open-toed/opened-heeled boots permitted. Sandals and high heels are not allowed
  • Pictures and video are particularly taboo during a trickery debate – this relates to members of a media community

Tours are self-guided and participants contingency select from one of a following debate windows:

  • Tour #1 – start anytime between 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.
  • Tour #2 – start anytime between 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m.


GM St. Catharines – McKinnon Park                  
570 Glendale Avenue
St. Catharines, Ont.
L2R 7B3

*Free parking will be accessible onsite

The General Motors St. Catharines Propulsion Plant proudly manufactures a V6 engine, V8 engine and a GF6 transmission. Once a products are prepared for distribution, they are shipped to 10 opposite GM public plants world-wide and go into 14 opposite GM vehicles including a Camaro and Corvette. The plant is 2 million block feet, located on 142 acres of property, and now employs approximately 1,700 people.

About General Motors Canada

General Motors of Canada Company markets Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac vehicles by Canada’s largest play network, as good as OnStar and MAVEN services. Headquartered in Oshawa, Ontario, GM Canada employs some-more than 8,000 people opposite a nation and is a famous personality in modernized manufacturing, immature operations, active safety, and unconstrained and connected car record investigate and development. More information on a association can be found during or by following @GMcanada on Twitter. 

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