MOUNT VERNON – The A+ Autobrokers Cruise-In is back on Public Square for the July 7, Aug. 4, and Sept. 1 First Fridays.

Individuals wishing to showcase their vehicle at the First Friday Cruise-In should arrive on Public Square no earlier than 4:30 p.m. when streets will be fully shut down and be in place no later than 6 p.m.

Cruise-In vehicles should remain parked in place until 8:30 p.m. All Cruise-In traffic must adhere to the cruise-in map and only drive and park in spaces highlighted in red.

MV Traffic patterns

Please note that all Cruise-In traffic should enter and exit Public Square via Gay Street/East High Street and/or Chestnut Street/North Main Street only; Public Square will begin two-way traffic at 4:30 p.m. to allow for ease of parking cruise-in vehicles.

In order to keep all pedestrians, volunteers, and other drivers safe, Cruise-In traffic may not use South Main or West High Streets to enter or exit Public Square between 4:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. while streets are closed. Drivers are discouraged from moving their vehicles anytime during the event. Violators may be asked not to return to future First Friday Cruise-Ins.

For more information about participating in the First Friday Cruise-In visit To volunteer to help park cars for the cruise-in, please email or call/text 740-393-1481.

First Friday media partners include 90.9 WNZR, 100. 9 WMVO, and Super Q 93.7.

Experience Mount Vernon reminds you to shop small and shop local all year long with our Shop Small Map:

To learn more about First Fridays or to join the #experience, visit

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