-Upcoming Events-

Upcoming Events

June 3rd: Sears Point for their Historic Motorsports Festival. Saturday the historic race cars get a CHP escort to the town square in Sonoma. We can be there to greet them at the square. As an added attraction, the Blackhawk Museum has arranged for a day at the races...for $50 for members, you get two admission tickets to the races, preferential parking (as I recall) and a couple of laps on the track (during the lunch break) in your own car. More details TBA.

Jun 24th: An event at the Blackhawk Auto Museum featuring Jay Ward, creative director for Cars at Pixar. Details TBA

Aug 17th: Salinas to Carmel Drive. So we can see pretty cars before the big buck show in Monterey. Details TBA

Sep 8, 9, 10th: We'll be joining the Citroen club for their Rendezvous in Atascadero. French cars are preferred, but unusual will also be allowed. Due to the distance, we may be caravaning.

Non Club Events

May 13th: Swing dance on the SS Red Oak Victory Ship in Richmond. Anyone bringing a classic car can park next to the ship and the driver will receive a free admission. All we ask is that those bringing cars call ahead to (510) 237-2933 to register their vehicle. Tickets for everyone else are $45 advance purchase and $50 at the door. This includes admission to the ship, dinner, a free glass of “Victory” beer or wine, live music with Stompy Jones swing/jazz combo, and show dancing by the San Francisco Jitterbugs. Ticket link is here.

June 11th: 2nd Annual Alameda Point Concours d' Elegance, from 9 - 4, at the former Air Station. Featured car is the Cobra. Details here.

June 16 - 18th: Join us for microcar magic and minimalistic motoring. This is a free event for all vintage micro or mini cars under 1500 cc. GPNWMME #13. Details here

Aug 19th: Concours d'LeMons in Seaside. A spoof on a show happening a few miles down the street. It's getting so much attention, even Jay Leno shows up. Details here.

May - Sep: Auburn Cruise Night: 4- 9pm 2nd Friday of the month on Lincoln Way, Auburn, CA – 4 blocks between Elm and High Street. Free, just show up (be early). Details here

Oct 21st: 29th Annual San Francisco Old Car Picnic (formerly Jimmys Picnic). In Golden Gate Park. Details here

 

Every Saturday: Donut Derelicts, Bagel Street Cafe @ 1049 El Monte ave in Mountain View 9 a.m. This is a new location from the previous (Los Altos) location.

2nd Saturday of the Month: Canepa Cars & Coffee, a fancy car gathering at 4900 Scotts Valley Drive, Scotts Valley, CA (April thru October).

4th Saturday of the Month: @ Santana Row (San Jose) has their Cars and Croissants. Aparrently for big buck exotics. Bring some beer and donuts to bring the atmosphere back to breathable.

Link to the Microcar Events Webpage

Got any good car events? (West Coast only please), contact the webmaster Bruce

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