First Friday in Downtown Oxford

Vendor Information

Thank you for joining us at the 4th Annual Downtown Oxford Car Show!

Registration Information

Pre-Registration is now closed.

On-site Registration is available!

Registration Rates

$20 Registration Fee
must register same day after August 18th


All Registrants Get

  • Chance to win one of the People’s Choice Awards
  • Commemorative Magnet
  • A great time!

Show Cars, Trucks and Bikes begin parking at 2:00PM.
If you arrive early, you’ll be directed to the Rally Point.

Day of Event Information

Entering the Show

Show vehicles can begin parking at 2:00pm. Please note the different entrances below.

Cars: enter the show at South Third Street and Hodgson Street.

Bikes: enter the show at Locust Street and Second Street.

Trucks: enter the show from Lancaster Ave (472) and Mt. Vernon Street.

See below for complete road closures.

Rally Point

If you are planning to arrive early, head to the Rally Point beginning at 12pm at the Nottingham Inn, Kitchen & Creamery (190 Baltimore Pike, Nottingham, PA 19362).

At the Rally Point you will be able to check-in and guarantee your parking space at the show.

At 1:45pm there will be a police escort from the Rally Point into town.

If you arrive in town to check-in before 2:00pm you will be directed to the Rally Point.


VIP Parking Space: If you registered for a VIP space, you have a reserved parking space near the corner of South Third Street and Market Street. At check-in you will be directed to your reserved space.

Regular Registration: If you have an early-bird or regular registration, parking spaces are first-come first-serve. At check-in you will be directed to the next available parking spot.

Food Drive

We have partnered with A.B.A.T.E this year to hold a non-perishable food drive during the show. All donations will go to support the Neighborhood Service Center of Oxford.

We ask that you bring one non-perishable food item to the show. Collection bins will be located throughout town and at check-in.

Exiting the Show

The show ends at 8pm. With the crowds that are expected, the police and volunteers will try and clear the streets as soon as possible to get you out. Safety is our top priority.

Leaving Early?
If you need to leave the show early, please let us know ahead of time so we can park you accordingly. Please call 610-998-9494 or email:

New This Year

Bike Alley & Truck Row

Separate Awards & Categories for Bikes & Trucks

Bike and Truck registrants receive the same as above

Same registration rates apply & VIP spaces available

Rally Point

Arriving Early? Head to the Rally Point (12PM – 1:45PM at the Nottingham Inn) 

Registrants may not line up before 2:00pm. If you arrive early, you will be directed to the Rally Point.

Vendor Information

Thank you for your interest in joining us at the 4th Annual First Friday Car Show in Downtown Oxford!

If you are interested in a vendor space please call the office at: 610-998-9494

Vendor Rules

Set-up: Set-up begins at 4pm. Electric is not provided. If you require a generator please be cognizant of the businesses and residents you will be parked in front of, excessively loud generators will be asked to leave.
Please Note: The First Friday Car Show is an outdoor street fair and takes place in all weather. The hurricane date is Sept 8.
Permit and Application: All food vendors must obtain a permit from the Oxford Borough Police Department. A completed First Friday application is still necessary to participate. We also advise you to consult the Chester County Health Department and follow necessary guidelines, contact: 610-344-6246.

Click here to review the complete Vendor Rules.

Road Closures

Police will begin closing the streets at noon (12pm) and will reopen at approximately 8:30pm, or once the streets have been cleared of show vehicles and pedestrians.

  • Third Street – from Hodgson to Chase Street
  • Locust Street – from Third Street to 2nd Street
  • Second Street –from Locust to Mt Vernon St
  • Coach Street – oneway from 2nd to Western Terr
  • Coach Street –from Lancaster Ave to 2nd St
  • Western Terr – oneway from Coach St to Locust St
  • Penn Ave – oneway from Hodgson St to Locust St
  • Broad Street – from Third St to Railroad Ave
  • Lincoln Street – from Market Street to N. 4th St
  • Market Street – from N. 4th Street to Third St
  • Pine Street – from Third Street to Maple St
  • Lancaster Ave – from Pine Street to Mt Vernon Street (beginning at 1:00pm)

2016 Car Show Video