North Jersey Auto Show

at Bergen Community College in Paramus, New Jersey
We are getting ready for the next show!

people at north jersey car show

The 41st annual North Jersey Auto Show took place on May 19, 2019 at Bergen Community College. We had well over 400 cars (our best guess is around 440, total), along with so many vendors selling car parts, clothing, collectibles, memorabilia, and food that we ran out of space, even after designating an overflow area.



This year was the first time since leaving Upper Saddle River that we were able to do a “trophy parade,” where spectators got to watch people drive across the show field to pick up their trophies, in the cars that merited the awards. (It was also the first time at BCC that we separated the show field into classes.)

winnersSelected cars and their owners gather before lining up for the parade

parade 1Lining up: around forty cars, one at a time

From the parade to the tent

Getting the trophy at the main tent

We will have many photos coming soon, and we already have 20 ideas for improvements for next year!

2019 Show Sponsors:
Teterboro Auto Mall
Doyle’s Auto and 4x4

The Classic Car Hotel • Locomotion Power Sports
2019 Trivia Contest Sponsors:
Meguiar’s • Year One • Rock AutoTeterboro Auto Mall • Hagerty • Minivans Book

Proceeds benefit local charities and keep the show going.


This is a “classic car” show. It is only open to vehicles from model-year 1994 and earlier. Motorcycles, trucks, imports, and emergency vehicles are welcome!

The mailing list

If you sign up for the mailing list using this form, we will let you know when pre-registration opens each year and send a reminder just before it closes. We send around four or five messages per year and don’t share the list with anyone else, so you won’t get deluged by our emails.

Get show updates

We do not share our list, and restrict mailings to seven updates per year.

Are you already on our hard-copy (USPS) mailing list?
  • (please fill out the name and location fields below)

First name   Last name
Zip code City

Where did you learn about the show?

car show overview


About trophy selection

This event is not traditionally judged; instead, awards are selected based on factors such as unique features, condition, restoration or ownership stories, rarity, or representating a significant step in automotive development or design. Winners may not be owned by Restored Rusty Relics members; “judges” try not to select winners from the past two North Jersey Auto Shows.



The 2019 Show: See many more photos: Gene Yetter • David Schaefer (Flicker)

The 2018 Show: Behind the scenesPhotosDonations to charities

2019 show • Prepping for a show • 2018 showWhere the money goes

Copyright © 2017-2019 Restored Rusty Relics Antique Auto Club • Hosted by