The Woodward Dream Cruise – WDC – is the World’s Most Popular Car Cruise and largest one-day automotive event. It is held annually the 3rd Saturday of August on Woodward Avenue just north of Detroit in Michigan, USA. Rain or shine.
Official Date: August 20, 2011. Saturday, 9am to 9pm.
In Reality: It’s a week long event, starting before Monday August 15th, ending on the 20th.
WDC Official Website: http://woodwarddreamcruise.com plus WDC Facebook and WDC Twitter
17th Annual WDC takes place along 16 miles of Woodward Ave through eight communities just north of Detroit: Berkley, Bloomfield Hills, Bloomfield Township, Ferndale, Huntington Woods, Pleasant Ridge, Pontiac, Royal Oak. The 16 mile driving loop is from Ferndale on the south end (north border of Detroit) to Pontiac on the north end.
Lots of events to check out. See an amazing amount of classic cars, antique cars, custom cars, and car shows up the wazoo! On Saturday, there will be live music entertainment from bands on many stages throughout the route.
About one million people attend this event each year. It’s all about cars, cruisin, showing off, partying, hanging out, entertainment, people watching and being seen, and more cars.