Encinitas Cruise Nights brings music and hot rods back for the summer

Posted at 1:32 PM, May 18, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-18 17:45:26-04

SAN DIEGO (KGTV)--Hot rods and live bands return to North County Thursday, May 18 for Encinitas Cruise Nights.

The series is held along Highway 101 in downtown Encinitas on the third Thursday of each month through September, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.  New this year, there will be partial closures on F, G and H streets.

The May 18 opening event features Little Guys Street Rods, North County Cruisers, Corvette Club, and the Vintage Motorcycle Club.  Three music venues will host The Flipside Burners, The Sea Monks, and The Retro Rockets.

The festival is free to the public.  Click here for more information.