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The annual Cars & Cans, a nonprofit charitable event, takes place Saturday, Aug. 10, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Cross Point, 900 Chelmsford St.

The event is planned and organized each year by Alex “Slimey” Lambert, 18, to benefit the Dracut Food Pantry. To attend the event, bring three cans of nonperishable food items per car or one per spectator for the food pantry. Cash donations are also great appreciated.

The 2019 Cars & Cans event is sponsored by Coca-Cola Bottling Company of Northern New England, Community Auto School, Conway Insurance, CWB Steel Erectors, Dracut Car Wash, Dracut Hardware, Dracut House of Pizza, Dunkin’, First Chance Mobil, Gervais Auto Group, Instant Portables, Joker’s Lounge, Lo Kai, M.L. Shaw’s Country Kitchen, Noreast Custom Apparel, Outback Steakhouse, Santander Bank, SRO Enterprise, WCAP and Yerardi Transportation.