Wilkes University


American Society of Mechanical Engineers Tenth Anniversary Car Show at Wilkes University on April 17

The tenth anniversary of the annual American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) car show at Wilkes University will be held on Sunday, April 17. The event will take place in the parking lot behind the Henry Student Center, 84 West South St. Gates open for cars at 8:30 a.m. and judging will begin at 11 a.m. with prizes being awarded at 2:30 p.m.  

Vendors include Alta Pizzeria's Italian food, Cole's Concession's fried foods, and Olde City Kettle Corn. A dyno will be there to let people test the limits of their cars. Dragsters and show cars will also be on display and a disc jockey will provide entertainment.

Those interested in pre-registering a car can go to tinyurl.com/wasmerf or by contacting joshua.reightler@wilkes.edu. Pre-registration is $10, or you can register the day of the event for $15.  The event is free for spectators.