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Ford Motor Co

24th Annual Ferndale Dream Cruise

presented by Ford Motor Company @ Woodward & Nine

The City of Ferndale is an official participating municipality of the Woodward Dream Cruise​ and "where the dream began" in 1995.

Schedule of Events

August 16, 17 & 18

West of Woodward: Search Optics Rock'n Live Entertainment Stage.

For performance schedule, click here.

Plus -- merchandise vendors and plenty of local shopping and dining within walking distance! 


Thursday, August 16

West of Woodward: The return of Classics & Cruis'n Legends Vehicle Show

​1:00 pm - 8:00 pm featuring classics, vintage, restore and custom vehicles on West Nine Mile Rd. A photo shoot of each participating vehicles will take place (1pm to 4pm) and appear in a future issue of Cruis'news MagazineFor more details and registration, click here.

East of Woodward:Get Reel Outdoor Movie Night.

Bring your lawn chairs and enjoy a memorable evening under the stars, on Vester St. (between Woodward & Bermuda) beginning at dusk. For movie info, click here.

Plus -- merchandise vendors and plenty of local shopping and dining within walking distance! 


Friday, August 17

East of Woodward: 18th Annual Ferndale Emergency Vehicle Show

1:00 pm - 8:00 pm: An exhibit of classic, restored, custom and current ambulance, fire and police vehicles. Registration and details, click here.

Free aerial lifts on the Ferndale Fire Department's aerial platform truck all day!

5:00 pm: Official Woodward Dream Cruise Ribbon Cutting Ceremony.
5:30 pm: Lights & Sirens Cruise starts on E. Nine Mile at Woodward to 11 Mile Rd and back.

West of Woodward: Professional Car Society Car Show
1:00 pm - 8:00 pm: A one-time special addition to the Ferndale Emergency Vehicle Show, featuring classic and restored hearse, limousine, ambulance, and flower cars to further the cause of preservation, maintenance, and restoration of professional vehicles.

For more details, click here.

West of Woodward: Gateway Classic Car Show

Beginning at 10:00 am, presented by Gateway Classic Cars between Allen Rd and Planavon.

Plus -- Kid's Play Zone, U of M Automotive Team and plenty of local shopping and dining within walking distance! 


Saturday, August 18

East & West of Woodward: The iconic pony will dominate Nile Mile Rd. car with over 650 Ford Mustangs for the 20th Mustang Alley – making it the largest display of cars at the Woodward Dream Cruise from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm. To register and more details, ​click here.

Plus -- Kid's Play Zone, Uof M Automotive Team, and plenty of local shopping and dining within walking distance!