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Rotary Club cancels Tucson Classics Car Show, but not fundraising

Rotary Club cancels Tucson Classics Car Show, but not fundraising

Fundraising efforts continue

Classic cars will have to wait until 2021 to sparkle after the Rotary Club canceled the Oct. 17 Tucson Classics Car Show.

The Rotary Club of Tucson has canceled the 14th annual Tucson Classics Car Show, which was scheduled for Oct. 17, because of the coronavirus pandemic.

The car show benefits Pima JTED and Make Way for Books, but the Rotary Club will continue fundraising efforts on their behalf.

The Rotary Club of Tucson will hold its annual Corvette raffle Saturday, Oct. 17, and will have an online auction Friday, Oct. 16. All net profits will go to the Pima JTED and Make Way for Books.

Raffle tickets are $5 each and available at The Corvette is the grand prize with an option of $15,000 cash. Also up for grabs are a $3,000 shopping spree at Sam Levitz furniture stores, $2,500 cash from Wellspring Financial Partners, $2,000 in appliances from Tucson Appliance Co. and other prizes listed on the website.

The items will be up for viewing and bidding Sept. 16, and will end at 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 16. To donate an item for the auction or to bid once it is open, go to

The popular car show will return Oct. 16, 2021.

Photo gallery from the 2017 Tucson Classics Car Show:

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Johanna Eubank is a digital producer for the Arizona Daily Star and She has been with the Star in various capacities since 1991.

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