After a one-year hiatus, the Woodward Dream Cruise will be back in its traditional form but with some changes to adapt to not only the pandemic but people’s excitement around the event returning for 2021, organizers said.

Aug. 21, 2021 26th Annual Woodward Dream Cruise Expecting Over 40K Car Enthusiasts In SE Michigan on Aug.21, 2021.

Woodward Avenue will be filled with classic cars for the Dream Cruise in 2021 after 2020 was canceled. The biggest event of its kind in the country returns in 2021 after COVID forced it to be canceled in 2020.

Woodward Dream Cruise
Type Event
Date Third Saturday in August
2020 date August 15
2021 date August 21

(WXYZ) After a year break due the COVID-19 pandemic, the Woodward Dream Cruise is back. The 2021 Woodward Dream Cruise will roll on this year all day. Related: Examining the return of the Woodward Dream Cruise.

9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Billed as America’s largest one-day automotive gathering, the Woodward Dream Cruise stretches from Pontiac to Ferndale and features tens of thousands of vintage cars. The event sponsored by Ford typically draws more than a million onlookers and runs from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.

The Woodward Dream Cruise took place on August 21st, 2021. It takes place on about 20 miles of the famous (or infamous) Woodward Avenue that leads out of Detroit and into the suburbs….

Woodward Dream Cruise Events 2021 Woodward Dream Cruise 2021 is Saturday, August 21.

Although Woodward Avenue starts at the intersection of Jefferson Avenue at the Detroit River, the cruise begins north, at Eight Mile Road, taking a 16-mile loop of the suburbs along Woodward between Ferndale and Pontiac.

16-mile Woodward Dream Cruise Parking: The official Woodward Avenue Dream Cruise route is a 16-mile radius, running through nine participating municipalities (Berkley, Birmingham, Bloomfield Hills, Bloomfield Township, Ferndale, Huntington Woods, Royal Oak, Pleasant Ridge, Pontiac) in the County of Oakland.

Pontiac, Michigan Roadkill Nights Powered by Dodge returns to the grounds of M1 Concourse in Pontiac, Michigan for a celebration of classic cars and car culture with legal street drag racing, classic and modern muscle car show, exhilarating interactive experiences, and immersive, fun-filled activities.

The 2021 Woodward Dream Cruise is back, and it’s time to catch all of the action during WXYZ’s Woodward Dream Cruise Special. The 2-hour special aired Saturday night on WXYZ-TV from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. The show will be available to watch online in its entirety on Sunday.

Ford Motor Co. Ford Motor Dearborn has announced it will sponsor the Woodward Dream Cruise, which will roll Saturday, Aug. 21. The automaker has been the main sponsor of the cruise for four years, replacing Chevrolet.

Genting Hong Kong Dream Cruises is a cruise line owned by Genting Hong Kong. Genting announced the introduction of Dream Cruises in November 2015 in Guangzhou as an Asian luxury cruise line. It debuted in November 2016.

A Brief History of the Woodward Dream Cruise, Detroit’s Classic Car Convention. Ever since the official 1995 inaugural event, numerous people have gathered in Detroit to cruise in their classic cars down Woodward Avenue every August.

1995 The event, which started as a fundraiser for a soccer field in Ferndale in 1995, is the world’s largest one-day celebration of classic car culture that attracts more than 1 million visitors, according to organizers, and more than 40,000 muscle cars, street rods, custom, collector and special interest vehicles.