Thank You, Tucson!
The Tucson Classics Car show was a huge success with over 400 cars, blue skies, great food, our Grand Marshall Coach Adia Barnes Coppa with her entire woman’s Basketball team, and a field full of visitors. Thank you for your support.
Our 2022 car show will be on October 15, 2022. Online registration begins in mid January, 2022. For additional information about our car show, look at this website.
Thank you for your support for the Tucson Classics Car Show and Pima JTED.
Grand Raffle Prize
Good at Sam Levitz Furniture, Sam's Outlet, Ashley Homestore or the Gallery at Levitz
Congratulations to the 2021 winner, Michael Barton!
Towards a set of new Cooper tires
Congratulations to the 2021 winner, Harry Synovetz!
TCCS Charities for 2021
The Pima JTED (Joint Technical Education District) will be opening its third central campus in Southern Arizona at 3300 S. Park Avenue at I-10 in The Bridges development. The 50,000 square foot JTED Innovative Learning Center will provide students with premier, tuition-free career and technical programs to high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors from public, private, and charter schools, and students who are home-schooled.
GRANTS FROM THE 2020 SHOW
Pima JTEDThe Pima JTED (Joint Technical Education District) will be opening its third central campus in Southern Arizona at 3300 S. Park Avenue at I-10 in The Bridges development. The 50,000 square foot JTED Innovative Learning Center will provide students with premier, tuition-free career and technical programs to high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors from public, private, and charter schools, and students who are home-schooled.
We provided a $74,042 grant to Pima JTED in 2020.
Make Way for BooksMWFB uses a two-generation approach to give all children the chance to read and succeed. The nonprofit provides books and literacy activities to families with children up to five-years-old.
The five year total of donations to Make Way For Books from the Rotary Club of Tucson Foundation has been $342,943. We provided a $49,361 grant to Make Way for Books in 2020.
The Gregory SchoolHome of the annual Tucson Classics Car Show, the Gregory School is an independent, coeducational school serving students in grades 5 - 12. Our diverse learning community is the foundation for a high quality academic and social experience for all of our students.
We provided a $10,000 scholarship for a student to attend the Gregory School.
2021 Tucson Classics Car Show Major Car Awards
Check back soon for this year's major car awards!
Tucson Classics Car ShowStories
Get to Know the 2019 Best in Show Winner
Michael O’Neill — 1935 Ford Model 48 Cabriolet
Do you remember the first moment you fell in love with the car world? Not really. The classic car world really isn’t my love, and neither is the car; it’s the thought of my brother—that’s why I keep doing this. My mom bought my brother and I this car when we were young and living...
Tucson Classic Car Show 2019 Sponsorship Winner Bill McBain
Interview Transcript by Mekayla Phan on behalf of Tucson Classic Car Show.
Phan: Do you remember the first moment when you fell in love with the car world? McBain: No I was too young… Before I was even in school. Phan: So with your Kellisons, was it your first love? The car you always wanted? McBain: Actually, this car was the same model car which is the...
2018 Best In Show Winner
The Corvette’s entire frame was rebuilt and includes a new engine and more.
2017 Best In Show Winner
Gould owned a successful steel bar business prior to retiring to Tucson, AZ. In the Old Pueblo, Gould has built his love of classic cars into a collection of 75 rare cars, displayed in the Tucson Auto Museum in the South Tucson warehouse district. Go visit him on a Saturday mid-day to see his beautiful collection.
The Rotary Club of Tucson and the Tucson Classics Car Show
Rotary changes lives, builds Fellowship, Eradicates Polio from the world, gives a helping hand and raises funds for local charities, and lives the motto of Service Above Self. In 2007, the Rotary Club of Tucson, and its 501(c)(3) foundation decided to help the community’s less fortunate by starting the Tucson Classics Car Show. This was a way for the Club to increase its commitment to putting Service Above Self. This outreach in Southern Arizona has rewarded those in need and continues to grow every year.
Tucson Classics Car Show has granted over $1.8 million to local charities. Money raised from past shows has helped:
• Children’s literacy
• Vocational training
• Women & teens in need
• Many others throughout the community