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Register Now for Lake Country Classics October 19,2019 Car Show, Governor Jim Hogg Park, Quitman, TX 

Lake Country Classics Pre-Registration Only Car Show

The 2019 car show hosted by the Lake Country Classics Car Club is scheduled for Saturday October 19, 2019 with a rain date of Sunday October 20.   This is a pre-registration only show limited to the first 75 registrations.  The location is Governor Jim Hogg Park, Quitman TX.  An additional 10 registrations will be allowed  to fill possible cancellations.   Early registrations may cancel their registrations prior to September 15, 2019 and their registration fee will be returned. Any entries not selected will also have their registration fee returned.  As witnessed by our 2018 attendees all registrations attending will receive a great door prize, be elgible for cash drawings and be eligible for first or second place awards plus a free t-shirt.   We attempt to set the standard for quality and excellence plus host a fun car show for all participants.   Registration fee is $30.00.   This will be a class judged show with each class limited to eight or fewer vehicles.  Trained independent judges will examine the paint, body, interior and engine of your vehicle.   A best of show car and a best of show truck will be awarded plus sponsor awards and a mayors award. Vehicles registered must be 1989 or older.  Sign up on-line by clicking on the "REGISTER NOW" button. 


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For additional information contact: 

Larry Barnes - 903-850-3858
Darrell Slabaugh - 214-384-1942


Thanks to our 1018 wonderful supporting sponsors listed below.

Wood County Industrial Commission; Quitman Chamber of Commerce; Wood County Electric Cooperative; Quitman Dairy Queen; Seth's Lake Fork Creek Restaurant; Jackson Construction; Texas Farm Bureau; Peoples Telephone.
Gold Sponsors:
Nationwide Tully Insurance; Jeff's Preformance Auto; Laserline Body Shop; Bob Smith Auto Sales; Brookshires; City National Bank; M-Prints; Providential Insurance Firm; Red Dome Smokehouse; Wood County National Bank; Lakeside Tees
Silver Sponsors:
Wood Collision Center; Hughes Appliance; Kelly Drugs; Watkins Insurance Group; D & J Oil and Tire; Speakeasy; Edward Jones

  We appreciate you!  Please support these community minded businesses

2019 Officers Elected:

President:  Larry Barnes
Vice President: Curt McGee
Secretary:  Sherry Bridges
Treasurer: Darrell Slabaugh
Events: Gary Novian


Important Dates and Events

Third Mondays: Lake Country Classics Car Club meeting,Quitman Red Dome restaurant, dinner 5:45, meeting at 6:30

First Saturdays, Until -October-Coffee & Cars Gilmer Texas, 8 am-11am, 
contact Bud Hudgins 903-738-4921.  no admission charge, free breakfast, music, 50-50 drawing.  


June 27 DQ Cruise In, Quitman, 5:30 pm



June 15th, Lakeview Community Church Car Show, Tyler Tx, 10am to 2pm

June 21-22 Custom Truckers Car Show, Tyler


June 29th, Sparks in the Park Car Show, Hughes Springs Tx

July 13th, Hit the Bricks Car Show, Downtown Tyler

August 24th, 8th Annual Garden Estates Car Show Tyler


September 7th, St. Mary Magdalene Church Auto & Cycle Show, Flint Tx, Registration 8am

September 14th Classics on the Square Car Show, Emory

September 21, East Texas Cruzers Car Show, Chandler

September 28th, 8th Annual Knights of Columbus Car Show, Flint Tx

October 5th, Yesterland Farm Car Show, Canton

October 6-13, 2019  Cruising the Coast Mississippi Gulf Coast 7 days 10 towns last year 8444 registered

October 12th, Fly-In Cruisin on Wheels & Wings Classic Car Show, Wills Point Tx 

October 19th, Lake Country Classics Car Show, Jim Hogg Park, Quitman (pre registration only at

October 26 Bancorp South Car Show, Lufkin

November 2nd, Red, White, Blue Festival Car Show, Bullard

November 16, Lowes (Lindale Fire Dept) toys for tots car show Lindale



Classifieds wanted:

Lake Country Classics Car Club welcomes Classified ads, vehicles for sale, parts wanted or other items of interest to classic car owners.  Send email with copy to

Front seats from 2001 Altima

tan color, leather, Drivers seat is power good shape, $150 or best offer contact
Like new battery box, firewall mount,  contact Darrell Slabaugh 214-384-1942

1976 El Camino Classic

Low mileage, 305 V8 Original one owner For more information contact Fred Miller, 903-885-7621 Extension 5302 or 903-335-6777.




1956 Chevrolet Stepside short box 3100

1956 Chevrolet 3100, 6.0 LQ9 with 4l60, 373 12 bolt, vintage air, power steering, power brakes (disk on front) and much more. Viper red color, 18 inch tires and wheels. has won numerous awards and two best of show truck trophies. Contact Darrell Slabaugh, 214-384-1942

1989 Chrysler TC by Maserati

1989 Chrysler TC By Maserati for sale. Runs great, good tires and a very easy restoration.   Turbo engine, Was given to our church and will make a rare classic for someone to easily restore,  Only 3,764 produced.  Hard top and soft top, very complete. 85490 miles






1969 Talladega, one of only 754 made 428 ci engine with C6 transmission, Texas car, 74000 miles, car is complete but needs paint, bumpers chromed, exhaust and interior, new black carpet.   $33,000 contact Tim Timmons at or call 903-569-3443.

Lake Country Classic Car Club

Lake Country Classics is a North East Texas car club that seeks to bring together persons interested in cars and trucks especially vintage, classic, muscle and street rods.
Join us for coffee and conversation each Thursday morning at 8 am at Quitman Dairy Queen
Our goal to promote a favorable public image and promote public interest through parades, car shows, and other community sponsored events.

Regularly scheduled meetings are held on the third Monday each month.