2021 Cruisin The Coast Schedule, Site Locations & Maps

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Here’s your event guide for this year’s Cruisin’ The Coast!

Schedule:

Sunday, October 3

  • View the Cruise, Downtown Gulfport 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Cruise-In, Hardy Court Shopping Center, Gulfport 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Cruisin’ Through the Decades, Gautier 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.; Drive-In Movie – Grease 2 6:30 p.m.
  • Joe & Amanda Martin, Martin Brothers Custom/Iron Resurrection appearances: Hardy Court 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.; Gulfport 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Casino Entertainment

  • Hank Berumen, Scarlet Pearl Casino, Scarlet’s Steaks & Seafood Brunch 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Monday, October 4

  • 2021 Registration package pick-up 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. for last names A-K only; Cruise Central, Centennial Plaza, Gulfport
  • 2021 Onsite registration, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Cruise Central, Centennial Plaza, Gulfport
  • Autocross – presented by Scarlet Pearl Casino and Autocross Guys, Coast Coliseum (west parking lot) 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Open to registered vehicles only.
  • Long Beach Parade – Open to registered vehicles only. First 600 to arrive will be in the parade. Line up at 1 p.m. at Long Beach High School, parade starts at 5:30 p.m.
  • Joe & Amanda Martin, Martin Brothers Custom/Iron Resurrection appearances: Cruise Central, Centennial Plaza, Gulfport 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. CTC Kick-off Parade, Long Beach, 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.
  • The Tip Tops playing at Long Beach Harbor 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Tuesday, October 5

  • 2021 Registration package pick-up 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. for last names L-Z; Cruise Central, Centennial Plaza, Gulfport
  • 2021 Onsite registration, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Cruise Central, Centennial Plaza, Gulfport
  • The Vicari Auto Auction vehicle check-in at Coast Coliseum 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Autocross – presented by Scarlet Pearl Casino and Autocross Guys, Coast Coliseum (west parking lot) 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Open to registered vehicles only.
  • Salute To Our Veterans, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Cruise Central with Garry Wesley
  • Cruisin’ The River City, Moss Point 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Mississippi Power Electric Car Guest Drive, Edgewater Mall, Biloxi 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Margaritaville Cruise-in, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Margaritaville Resort Biloxi
  • Joe & Amanda Martin, Martin Brothers Custom/Iron Resurrection appearances: Margaritaville, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.; Cruise Central 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Flame-throwing competition at Island View Casino in Gulfport, Entertainment 4 p.m., Registration 5 p.m., begins at dusk; $600 Cash Prizes & Trophies

Other Entertainment

  • KISS, ‘End of the Road World Tour,’ Mississippi Coast Coliseum.

Wednesday, October 6

  • 2021 Registration package pick up, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. for all registrations
  • Biloxi Block Party, Downtown Biloxi, 8 a.m. to 3 a.m.
  • Autocross – presented by Scarlet Pearl Casino Resort and Autocross Guys, Coast Coliseum, 9 .am. to 5 p.m. Open to registered vehicles only.
  • The Vicari Auto Auction Memorabilia Extravaganza, Coast Coliseum, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • The Vicari Auto Auction vehicle check-in at Coast Coliseum 9 a.m to 5 a.m.
  • Car Corral open and vehicle check-in, east of Treasure Bay 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Mississippi Power Electric Car Guest Drive, Edgewater Mall Biloxi 10 a.m to 4 p.m.
  • Diamondhead, Blessing of the Classics, 3 p.m. to 6 p.m
  • Cristy Lee appearance: Biloxi Block Party, 10 a.m. to noon
  • Courtney Hansen appearance: Biloxi Block Party, 10 a.m. to noon
  • Official Beau Rivage Cruisin’ Event 6 p.m. to 10 p.m., Louis Prima, Jr. & The Witnesses, Beau Rivage Theatre, $10 admission; Doors open at 6 p.m.; 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., 50’s music. 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Louis Prima Jr. & The Witnesses
  • Cristy Lee appearance: Beau Rivage
  • Courtney Hansen appearance: Beau Rivage

Casino Entertainment

  • Eugene Eash, Scarlet Pearl Casino, Scarlet’s Steaks and Seafood, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
  • Diane Diaz, EIGHT75 Beau Rivage, 8 p.m. to 1 a.m.

Thursday, October 7

  • Registration and all Cruisin’ Venues are open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sites with bands: Bay St. Louis, Pass Christian, Gulfport Cruise Central, Edgewater Mall, D’Iberville, Ocean Springs, Pascagoula
  • 2022 Registration opens, noon to 5 p.m., Cruise Central Gulfport
  • Country Cruisin’ Breakfast, Long Beach Yacht Club, 7 a.m. to 10 a.m.
  • The Vicari Auto Auction at Coast Coliseum, doors open at 8:30 a.m.
  • Vicari Auctions’s CTC Swap Meet open at Coast Coliseum 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Car Corral open and vehicle check in, east of Treasure Bay 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Burn’em Up in the Pass; 2nd street Pass Christian, 5 p.m. until dusk. Live entertainment. To register please send your name and phone number to burnemupinthepass@gmail.com. You will then be sent form to fill out and have ready when you enter parking area. Deadline is Friday, October 1.
  • Courtney Hansen appearances: Pass Christian, 10 a.m. to noon; Bay St. Louis 2 to 4 p.m.; Double Tree Biloxi Cruise In 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Christy Lee appearances: Ocean Springs, 10 a.m. to noon; Edgewater Mall 2 to 4 p.m.; Double Tree Biloxi Cruise In 7 to 8 p.m.
  • Dennis Gage appearances: Edgewater Mall 10 a.m. to Noon; Double Tree Biloxi Cruise In 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Cruisin’ Venue Entertainment

Bay St. Louis

  • 11 a.m. to noon – Eddie Mac
  • 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. – Garry Wesley
  • 3  p.m. to 4:30 p.m. – Journey Tribute

Pass Christian

  • 11 a.m. to noon – Chrales Grant
  • 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. – Jezebel
  • 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. – Na Na Sha

Gulfport Cruise Central

  • 11 a.m. to noon – Brandie
  • 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. – Modern Eldorados
  • 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. – The Top Tops

Edgewater Mall West Parking Lot

  • 11 a.m. to noon – Figure 8
  • 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. – Barlow Brothers
  • 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. – Vince Vance & The Valiants

D’Iberville

  • 11 a.m. to noon – N Rhythm
  • 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. – Cool Rayz
  • 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. – Chee Weez

Ocean Springs Downtown

  • 11 a.m. to noon – Tanya
  • 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. – Martini Shakerz
  • 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. – Troy Laz

Pascagoula

  • 11 a.m. to noon – Sax Man
  • 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. – Tommy Morse
  • 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. – Unfazed Band

Casino Entertainment

  • Group Therapy, Silver Slipper Casino under the Hotel 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Eugene Eash, Scarlet Pearl Casino, Scarlet’s Steaks & Seafood 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
  • The Beach Boys, Beau Rivage 8 p.m.
  • Diane Diaz, EIGHT75, Beau Rivage 8 p.m. to 1 a.m.

Fantastic Friday, October 8

  • Registration and all Cruisin’ Venues are open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sites with bands: Bay St. Louis, Pass Christian, Gulfport Cruise Central, Edgewater Mall, D’Iberivlle, Ocean Springs, Pascagoula
  • 2021 and 2022 Registration continues 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Country Cruisin’ Breakfast, Long Beach Yacht Club 7 a.m. to 10 a.m.
  • The Vicari Auto Auction doors open at 8:30 a.m.
  • Vicari Auction’s CTC Swap Meet open at Coast Coliseum 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Car Corral continues, east of Treasure Bay 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Ocean Springs Sock Hop & Street Party 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. featuring The Tip Tops 5:45 to 7 p.m. and departure 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
  • ‘Pass In The Night’ 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., Pass Christian
  • Dennis Gage appearance: Bay St. Louis 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.
  • Courtney Hansen appearance: Ocean Springs 10 a.m. to noon
  • Fantastic Friday – All closing acts at all seven block parties will be in celebration mode!

Cruisin’ Venue Entertainment

Bay St. Louis

  • 11 a.m. to noon – Martini Shakerz
  • 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. – Dr. Zarr’s Amazing Funk Monster
  • 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. – Groove

Pass Christian

  • 11 a.m. to Noon – Barlow Brothers
  • 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. – Vince Vance & The Valiants
  • 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. – LeRoux

Gulfport Cruise Central

  • 11 a.m. to noon – Sax Man
  • 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. – Tommy Morse
  • 3:30 to 5 p.m. – Molly Ringwalds

 Edgewater Mall West Parking Lot

  • 11 a.m. to noon – Tanya
  • 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. – Unfazed Band
  • 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. – Purple Madness (Prince Show)

D’Iberville

  • 11 a.m. to noon – Eddie Mac
  • 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. – Troy Laz
  • 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. – Wet Willie

Ocean Springs Downtown

  • 11 a.m. to noon – Garry Wesley
  • 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. – Jezebel
  • 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. – Na Na Sha
  • 5:45 p.m. to 7 p.m. – The Tip Tops
  • 7 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. – Chick’s Picks
  • 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. – Departure

Pascagoula

  • 11 a.m. to noon – Brandi
  • 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. – Modern Eldorado
  • 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. – Chee Weez

Casino Entertainment

  • Hank Berumen, Scarlet Pearl Casino, Scarlet’s Steaks & Seafood 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
  • The Beach Boys, Beau Rivage 8 p.m.
  • Diane Diaz, EIGHT75, Beau Rivage 9 p.m. to 2 a.m.
  • Hank Berumen, Scarlet Pearl Casino, Butler’s 10 p.m. to 2 a.m.

Super Saturday, October 9

  • Registration and all Cruisin’ Venues are open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sites with bands: Bay St. Louis, Pass Christian, Gulfport Cruise Central, Edgewater Mall, D’Iberivlle, Ocean Springs, Pascagoula
  • 2021 Registration 9 a.m. to noon
  • 2022 Registration continues 9 a.m to 5 p.m.
  • Country Cruisn’ Breakfast, Long Beach Yacht Club 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.
  • The Vicari Auto Auction, doors open at 8:30 a.m.
  • Car Corral continues, east of Treasure Bay 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Dennis Gage appearance: Ocean Springs 10 a.m. to noon
  • The Mississippi Aviation Heritage Museum salute’s Cruisin’ The Coast’s 25th Anniversary with a Fly-By at 2 p.m. Aircraft will fly just offshore along Hwy 90, beginning in Ocean Springs and continuing to Bay St. Louis.
  • SUPER SATURDAY – ‘The Legends of Motown’ show band will help us celebrate our 25th Anniversary at Hollywood Casino Resort in Bay St. Louis. The 14 member cast of singers and musicians perform live, look alike/sound alike tributes to the best groups of the Motown era. This free event will also include fireworks and anniversary cake. Hollywood Casino, 7 p.m.

Cruisin’ Venue Entertainment

Bay St. Louis

  • 11 a.m. to noon – Tanya
  • 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. – Tommy Morse
  • 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. – Troy Laz

Pass Christian

  • 11 a.m. to Noon – N Rhythm
  • 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. – Garry Wesley
  • 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. – The Top Tops

Gulfport Cruise Central

  • 11 a.m. to noon – Eddie Mac
  • 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. – Cool Rayz
  • 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. – Journey Tribute

 Edgewater Mall West Parking Lot

  • 11 a.m. to noon – Sax Man
  • 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. – Jezebel
  • 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. – Na Na Sha

D’Iberville

  • 11 a.m. to noon – Brandie
  • 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. – Barlow Brothers
  • 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. – Unfazed Band

Ocean Springs Downtown

  • 11 a.m. to noon – Figure 8
  • 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. – Modern Eldorados
  • 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. – Dr. Zarr’s Amazing Funk Monster

Pascagoula

  • 11 a.m. to noon – Charles Grant
  • 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. – Martini Shakerz
  • 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. – Vince Vance & The Valiants

Casino Entertainment

  • Jesse Hill, Scarlet Pearl Casino, Scarlet’s Steaks & Seafood 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
  • Brandon Bennett, IP Casino Resort Spa 8 p.m.
  • Diane Diaz, EIGHT75, Beau Rivage 9 p.m. to 2 a.m.
  • Hank Berumen, Scarlet Pearl Casino, Butler’s 10 p.m. to 2 a.m.

Sunday, October 10

All events at Cruise Central

  • 2022 Registration open 8 a.m. to noon
  • Non-denominational prayer service 8 a.m.
  • Stamping Cards must be turned in by 9 a.m.
  • Cruisin’ The Coast Finale Ceremonies 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.
  • Gene Oswalt Volunteer of the Year Award
  • Announcements of the winners of the Cash Drawings (50 drawings of $500 each) totaling $25,000
  • Make-A-Wish Raffle Car Giveaway and unveiling of new 2022 Raffle Vehicle
  • Live entertainment by the Unfazed Band 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Casino Entertainment

  • Eugene Eash, Scarlet Pearl Casino, Scarlet’s Steaks and Seafood Brunch, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Site Locations & Maps:

Click the bolded location names to see the maps.

Cruise Central/Registration Tent: 200 E. Beach Blvd., Gulfport

Mississippi Coast Coliseum, swap meet location (not a stamping site)

Ocean Springs in the downtown area

Edgewater Mall in the parking area on the west side of the mall

Bay St. Louis in the downtown area

D’Iberville Auto Mall Parkway/Civic Center

Pass Christian in the downtown area

Pascagoula at Beach Park

Gautier in the downtown area

Moss Point in the downtown area


Events Locations & Maps:

Downtown Biloxi Block Party

Car Corral Biloxi

Diamondhead

Long Beach Kick-Off Parade

Salute to Our Veterans


Entry into Cruisin’ Venues

Only Registered Cruisers may drive into and park in the different venues. In your registration packet is your Window ID Card; this is your entry into the site (not the decal.) As soon as you get your Window ID Card, place the card in the windshield, on the dash or on the sun visor for the rest of your visit so you can enter the venues as many times as you wish.

Spectators are welcome to come to our venues to see the beautiful cars, enjoy the bands, etc. You will have to park off the site and walk in to take part. There is no admittance fee for the venues, there is a fee for the Swap Meet.


Site Hours of Operation

Registration Tent – 2021 Registration

  • Monday – 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Tuesday thru Friday – 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Saturday – 9 a.m. to Noon

Registration Tent – 2022 Registration

  • Thursday – Noon to 5 p.m.
  • Friday and Saturday – 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Sunday – 8 a.m. to Noon
  • All other sites open Thursday through Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Venues:

Ocean Springs, D’Iberville, Edgewater Mall, Pass Christian, Bay St. Louis, Pascagoula

  • Thursday thru Saturday  – 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The run is approximately 45 miles long on Hwy 90.

All events and times subject to change. Check CruisinTheCoast.com for updates.


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