Car Masters Weekend, now in its third year, is the perfect way to celebrate Fatherâ€™s Day as Downtown Disney West Side hosts a classic car show with a modern twist June 15-16, 2013. Featuring all things â€œCars,â€ the event also showcases meet and greets with Disneyâ€¢Pixar â€œCarsâ€ and â€œCars 2? characters, a sock hop at Splitsville, select discounts on food and shopping, and more exciting entertainment for the whole family. View attachment 15361 In a race for â€˜Best in Showâ€™ at Sundayâ€™s awards ceremony, car enthusiasts from the local Muscle Car Network of Central Florida will display more than 150 classic, muscle and exotic cars for families to view and vote on their favorites. Guests also can take pictures with favorite Disneyâ€¢Pixar â€œCarsâ€ and â€œCars 2? characters Lightning McQueen, Mater and Finn McMissile. View attachment 15360 Revving up the fun, legendary automotive designer Chip Foose and Disneyâ€¢Pixar â€œCarsâ€ filmmaker Jay Ward will host celebrity chat shows on the Car Masters Stage throughout the weekend. Foose, who contributed to the design of Ramone in the Disneyâ€¢Pixar â€œCarsâ€ film, also will be on-hand for autograph sessions and will have Chip Foose design items available for purchase at the event. View attachment 15362 New this year, Splitsville â€“ the luxury bowling emporium â€” will take guests for a spin on the dance floor when it hosts the first Car Masters Weekend Sock Hop. This rockinâ€™ and rollinâ€™ special event, taking place Saturday from 6-9 p.m., features live entertainment, a fun bowling competition, a buffet of Splitsville delights, a limited bar, raffle prizes and special appearances by Foose and Ward. A limited number of Sock Hop tickets will be available beginning June 5 at DisneyCarEvent.com for $69 per person. Also making Car Masters Weekend debuts are a special street performance by artists with La Nouba by Cirque du Soleil, a chance for guests to play the upcoming Disney Infinity video game and new interactive activities based on future Disney film releases â€œMonsters University,â€ â€œThe Lone Ranger,â€ and â€œPlanes.â€ Fan-favorite Car Masters elements returning this year include the chance to test drive remote control â€œCars 2? RideMakerz models; vehicles on display from the Exotic Driving Experience at Walt Disney World Speedway; live performances by the Car Masters Singers and DJâ€™s spinning classic-car tunes from the â€™50?s and â€™60?s. Guests also can idle over to the Chevrolet Showcase, pose for photographs inside the newest Chevrolet models and discover the latest in design and automotive technology. In addition, fans can purchase tickets for an all-day â€œCarsâ€ and â€œCars 2? movie marathon at AMC Downtown Disney 24. The event will take place at Downtown Disney West Side from 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. each day. For more information, visit DisneyCarEvent.com.