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Nelson, B.C. also known as the Heritage City for good reason, is the place to be on the second weekend of September. That's when the 10th annual Queen City Cruise, showcasing classic cars takes place. The weekend includes the 'Cardi-Gras,' a city-wide event, a parade, soap derby and more.

Friday
Queen City Cruise Parade Queen City Cruise 1:00 pm Early Registration with a get together at the Nelson Chamber of Commerce (Historic CPR Station) at the foot of Baker Street starts Friday at 1 O’clock.
6:00 pm Parade through town ending Downtown

Saturday
9:00 am Registration for the Show and Shine (Baker Street) Link to Map
10:00am Show and Shine on Baker Street
10:00am Poker Walk starts – 2 x $500 Prize
2:30pm Poker Walk ends
3:30pm Trophy and Prize Presentation – Coldwell Banker on corner  Josephine and Baker St – Get Directions
Navigation map with red pin pointer on blue background with cloud Lordco Poker Run Map 4:30pm (approx) Lordco Poker Run starts – $500 Prize
5:30pm (approx) Poker Run Prize Presentation at Mountain Lakes Seniors Community
9:00pm “Nelson’s Offical Bar Hop”  6 venues and 6 live bands.