2019 Berkley CruiseFest

The City of Berkley is revving up for the 24th annual CruiseFest Classic Car Parade sponsored by DTE Energy. This kick-off event for the Woodward Dream Cruise takes place Friday, August 16, 2019, starting at 6:30 pm, on 12 Mile Rd. between Woodward and Greenfield. About 400 cars will participate in the parade.

Local volunteers and non-profit organizations will sell official Woodward Dream Cruise merchandise throughout the week, weather permitting.


August 9-16: 

Official Dream Cruise Merchandise available at 12 Mile and Woodward. 

August 17: 

Official Dream Cruise Merchandise available at these locations: 12 Mile and Robina, Woodward and Catalpa, 12 Mile and Woodward. 

August 16-17:

Official Woodward Dream Cruise Merchandise will be sold at these locations: Woodward at 12 Mile, Woodward and Catalpa. 

Friday, August 16: 

  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM: Kid’s Inflatable Zone at 12 Mile and Tyler.
  • 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM: DTE Energy Booth: featuring games, prizes and fun, on Griffith, south of 12 Mile. A second booth is on Robina, south of 12 Mile.
  • 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM: Food Courts on Robina, south of 12 Mile & Downtown Business District.
  • 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM: Berkley’s Classic Car Parade. Find a prime spot on 12 Mile between Greenfield and Woodward and enjoy the nostalgic roar! After the parade, view some of the classic cars behind the Berkley Marquee on Robina.
  • 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM: Tri-Community Coalition Street Dance, on Griffith, north of 12 Mile.
  • 7:30 PM - 11:00 PM: Live entertainment on stage, on Robina, north of 12 Mile. 

Visit the Berkley Cruisefest Facebook page for more information regarding the schedule of events.
2019 Berkley CruiseFest Registration

Registration for the 2019 Berkley CruiseFest is now open! The CruiseFest is on Friday, August 16th, starting at 6:30 pm.

Registration can be done multiple ways including

  • Printing Registration Form below and returning to the address with a $10 non-refundable check
  • Online by visiting http://berkley.maxgalaxy.net/ and searching Berkley CruiseFest
  • Over the phone with Visa, Mastercard, Discover or American Express
  • Stop into the Berkley Community Center and register in person
Registration Forms will be mailed to 2018 participants so be on the look out. We look forward to another wonderful year for the Berkley CruiseFest!
registration form

2019 Woodward Dream Cruise Permits

Berkley business owners planning events for the 2019 Woodward Dream Cruise will need to pull a temporary use permit from the city. Click here for the temporary permit application.

The permit is only available to Woodward properties and businesses. The deadline to submit applications is 5 pm Friday, June 28, 2019. Applications received after June 28, 2019, will be charged a $200 late fee in addition to the application fee.

The 2019 Woodward Dream Cruise in being held from 9 am to 9 pm on Saturday, August 17th. Visit www.woodwarddreamcruise.com for more information about the event.


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