Sign up to participate in the 28th Annual Upper Manhattan Auto Show – on HARLEM DAY – Sunday, August 20th from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm.

Our Show

Join us on HARLEM DAY, Sunday, August 20th, at our famous outdoor urban auto showcase We are pleased to inform you that our Auto Show site will be located on West 135th St. bet. 5th Ave. & Malcolm X Blvd. The day’s exciting events will include an exhibition of some of the most unique, new, collectible and vintage vehicles from throughout the region and beyond. Awards will be presented in eight (8) specially selected categories. Once again, we will present HARLEM WEEK commemorative items to the first thirty-five (35) vehicles to arrive at the site. We will also have our famous “VIP” tent to extend our special home grown ‘Harlem Hospitality’ for owners, drivers, and guests.


The 2016 Upper Manhattan Auto Show is a part of the new initiative of Congressman Hon. Charles B. Rangel, Assemblyman Hon. Keith L.T.Wright, Council Member Hon. Inez E. Dickens, The Greater Harlem Chamber of Commerce and NYC & Company to create an annual partnership in the summer (August) – with Havana (Cuba) coming to Harlem; and in winter (February) – with Harlem (New York) going to Havana to promote a cultural exchange of music, dance, fashion, food, education, health and classical cars. For more info contact the Chamber at 212.862.7200 or emai info@greaterharlemchamber.com.

The Auto Parade through Historic Harlem

All vehichles are invited to participate in our fabulous auto caravan which will parade through the heart of historic Harlem to the site of the show. Owners of vehicles and motorcycles wishing to participate in the caravan will assemble, at the “Duke” Ellington Plaza, located at Fifth Ave. and 110th St. (Please confirm to Mr. Flanigan* listed below, if you wish to be in the exciting ‘Sunday Caravan of Stars’ as it parades through historic Harlem.) If so, please arrive at the “Duke” Ellington monument at or before 8:30 AM to be entered.

To Our Regional Family

The Upper Manhattan Auto Show is a special HARLEM DAY family event. Therefore, we extend an invitation to you, your family and friends to participate. We invite you to ­­­­spread the word, near and far, to your fellow collectors and automobile/ motorcycle enthusiasts about this historic and fun-filled event. You will also have opportunities to participate in many other exciting things happening on HARLEM DAY including NY City Health Fair & Exposition, “The Children’s Festival”, Art & Fashion Up-Market Pavillions, hundreds of vendors of arts, crafts, fashions, books, international foods, as well as visiting the four (4) Stages of Great Entertainment located along the five-block corridor on West 135th St. from 5th Ave. to St. Nicholas Ave.


Entry Fee for the Auto Show is complimentary, but we invite you to a contribution of $20 or more to support educational scholarships.

The HARLEM WEEK Summer Intern and Scholarship Program Fund supports worthy educational and community initiatives that invest in the personal and professional growth of our next generation of leaders.