Community Calendar - Get Out of the Garage

Need more? Check out the Community Calendar for other classic car shows, auto swap meets, cruises and auctions. If you are a car club or non-profit and you are promoting a classic car show, be sure to Contact Us and we'll post your classic and collector car event on the Pomona Swap Meet Community Calendar.

May 2016 Events

13th Annual Cruisin' Back to Culver City Car Show
Culver City, CA

May 7

13th Annual Cruisin' Back to Culver City Car Show sponsored by the Exchange Club of Culver City. Held in Downtown Culver City, on Culver and Washington. Hours: 9am - 3pm. Some of the late George Barris' creations will be on display, alongside over 400 classic cars and hot rods. Food, vendors, live entertainment, and more. Proceeds will benefit community based organizations. Contact: CulverCityCarShow.com.

Palm Springs Cruisin' Association Cruise-In
Palm Desert, CA

May 7

Cruise-In presented by the Palm Springs Cruisin' Association. Held at the Westfield Mall, 72-840 Highway 111. Hours: 1pm - 5pm. Open to all customs, rods, classics, muscle cars, trucks, motorcycles, special interest, and vintage vehicles. Trophies, raffle, games, 50/50, and vendors. Proceeds benefit the Desert Cancer Foundation and other Coachella Valley charities. Contact: Ross 760-835-5564 or PalmSpringsCruisinAssociation.com.

14th Annual VPHS Car & Bike Show
Villa Park, CA

May 7

The 14th Annual VPHS Car & Bike Show. Held at Villa Park High School, 18042 Taft Avenue. Hours: 8am - 2pm. Open to customs, classics, hot rods, exotics, and bikes. Battle of the bands, raffle, 50/50, silent auction, vendors, and more. Proceeds benefit the Villa Park High School Instumental Music Program. Contact: vphscarshow.com.

46th Annual Antique Nationals
Fontana, CA

May 7

46th Annual Antique Nationals hosted by Four Ever Four Cylinder Car Club. Held at Auto Club Dragway, 9300 Cherry Avenue. Hours: Gates open at 7:30am. The original nostalgia drag race. Racing is open to any 1954 or earlier vehicle, and Ford trucks thru 1956. Contact: Ron 661-255-1931.

Revved Up
Santa Clarita, CA

May 12

Revved Up presented by the City of Santa Clarita. Held on Main Street in Old Town Newhall. Hours: 7pm - 10pm. Monthly car show featuring a different niche genre each month. The May show will feature traditional rods and customs. Food trucks, beer and wine garden, People's Choice Award, and Peer Choice Award. Contact: OldTownNewhall.com.

Wheels of Fortune Car Show
Banning, CA

May 14

Wheels of Fortune Car Show presented by the Banning Chamber of Commerce. Held at City Hall in Downtown Banning. Hours: 9am - 4pm. Custom trophies, music, food, vendors, and entertainment. Contact: Linda 951-849-4695.

Muckenthaler Motor Car Festival
Fullerton, CA

May 14 - 15

Muckenthaler Motor Car Festival held at the Muckenthaler Cultural Center, 1201 West Malvern. Hours: Vary by day. Open to 1975 and older hot rods, customs, rat rods, roadsters, and classics. Proceeds benefit programs at the Muckenthaler Cultural Center. Contact: muckcarshow.org.

K-9 Officers Association Benefit Show
Long Beach, CA

May 14

Long Beach K-9 Officers Association Benefit Show presented by the Sultans Car Club. Held at Long Beach Police Officers Association Park, behind Lowe's and Walmart at Carson Street and the 605 Freeway. Hours: 10am - 3pm. Open to 1973 and earlier vehicles only. All proceeds go to support and purchase of police dogs. Contact: Vince 562-432-0901.

11th Annual Edelbrock Car Show
Torrance, CA

May 14

11th Annual Edelbrock Car Show held at Vic's Garage, 510 Madrid Ave. Hours: 9am - 4pm. Open to all street rods, muscle cars, classics, trucks, specialty vehicles, motorcycles and more. Hot Rodders of Tomorrow Engine Challenge, Vic's Classic Car Collection, Kid's Corner, popular food trucks, beer garden, live music, movie themed stars car display. Contact: edelbrock.com.

Wildcat Foundation 4th Annual Car Show
Oceanside, CA

May 14

Wildcat Foundation 4th Annual Car Show held at El Camino High School, 400 Rancho Del Oro Drive. Hours 7am - 2pm. Vintage car, truck, VW, hot rod, rat rod, lowrider, custom car and bike show. Music, food, pancake breakfast, and more. All proceeds go to scholarships and educational support through the El Camino Wildcat Foundation. Contact: Mickey 760-716-6119 or elcaminowildcatfoundation.org.

Tonya Kay's Pinup Pole Show
Long Beach, CA

May 14

Tonya Kay's Pinup Pole Show held at the Federal, 102 Pine Avenue. Hours: Starts at 6pm. Classic car cruise-in, pinup show, pinup art, pinup photo shoots, and more. Contact: PinupPoleShow.com.

Damien High School Car Show
La Verne, CA

May 14

Damien High School Car Show sponsored by the Mark Christopher Auto Center. Held at 2280 Damien Avenue. Hours: 9am - 2pm. Food, DJs, trophies, and more. Contact: Alex 909-596-1946, ext. 257.

Motors and Music
Jurupa Valley, CA

May 14

Motors and Music presented by the Patriot Cardinal Regiment. Held at Patriot High School, 4355 Camino Real Road. Hours: 9am - 2pm. Open to all classic cars and trucks, hot rods, customs, and motorcycles. Awards, concessions, crafts, and more. Proceeds benefit the Patriot High School Band. Contact: John 909-565-5759.

Barnfind Car & Bike Show
Jurupa Valley, CA

May 14

Barnfind Car & Bike Show held at Jurupa Valley High School. Hours: 10am - 2pm. Open to all street rods, classics, muscle cars, special interest vehicles, and motorcycles. Food, vendors, raffle, opportunity drawing, and entertainment. All proceeds benefit the JVHS FFA. Contact: Pam 951-741-6376.

Duke's Car Exhibit
La Mirada, CA

May 14

Duke's Car Exhibit held at Splash! La Mirada Regional Aquatics Center, 13806 La Mirada Blvd. Hours: 9am - 4pm. Proceeds benefit the Relay for Life of La Mirada. Contact: Johnny 714-296-4726.

3rd Annual San Dimas High School PTSA Car Show
San Dimas, CA

May 14

The 3rd Annual San Dimas High School PTSA Car Show held at San Dimas High, 800 West Covina Blvd. Hours: 9am - 2pm. Open to all makes and models, including classics, hot rods, muscle cars, trucks, late models, customs, imports and motorcycles. Vendors, e-waste event, DJ, 50/50 raffle, and food. Proceeds benefit teacher and department grants, scholarships, and school beautification projects. Contact: Devon 909-214-4347 or SanDimasHSCarShow@gmail.com.

16th Annual Mopars In May at CSDR
Riverside, CA

May 15

16th Annual Mopars In May at CSDR hosted by Inland Mopars. Held at the California School for the Deaf, 3044 Horace Street. Hours: 8am - 3:30pm. All Chrysler car & truck show & swap meet. All day opportunity drawing, 50/50 drawing, breakfast, vendors, and trophies. All proceeds from the drawings will be donated to Friends of the CSDR. Contact: Mike 951-212-0817 or InlandMopars.org.

42nd Annual Red Bluff River Park Car Show
Red Bluff, CA

May 15

The 42nd Annual Red Bluff River Park Car Show presented by the Contemporary Historical Vehicle Association, Mount Shasta Region. Held at Red Bluff River Park, 100 River Park Way. Hours: 8am - 3pm. Open to street legal cars and trucks, originals, customs, and rat rods. People's Choice Awards for 1979 and earlier vehicles, 50/50 drawing, raffles, and food. Spectators are free to enter. Contact: Don 530-243-2902 or mtshastaregionchva@gmail.com.

State Street Nationals
Santa Barbara, CA

May 15

State Street Nationals held in Downtown Santa Barbara on State Street, between Micheltorena and Gutierrez. Hours: 9am - 4pm. Open to classics, hot rods, rat rods, exotics, imports, modern muscle, and more. Proceeds will benefit the Page Youth Center, Santa Barbara Downtown Organization, the Goleta Lions Club, and the Wounded Warrior Project. Contact: StateStreetNationals.com.

So Cal Bug-In #41
Fontana, CA

May 15

So Cal Bug-In #41 held at Auto Club Speedway, 9300 Cherry Ave. Hours: Gates open at 7:00am. All VW show & shine, VW 1/4 mile drag racing and swap meet and Manufacturers Midway. Contact: Bug-In.

5th Annual Springfest & the Aftershock Car Show
Corcoran, CA

May 21

5th Annual Springfest & the Aftershock Car Show presented by the Corcoran Chamber of Commerce and the Aftermath Car Club. Held at John Maroot Park, at Van Dorsten and Whitley Avenues. Hours: 12pm - 10:30pm. Vendors, live music, chili and salsa cook-off, BINGO, beer garden, corn hole tournament, and raffle. Contact: CorcoranChamber.com.

Accelerate the Cure Car Show
Jurupa Valley, CA

May 28

Accelerate the Cure presented by the American Cancer Society. Held at Historic Flabob Airport, 4130 Mennes Avenue. Hours: 9am - 4pm. Open to all classic cars and motorcycles. BBQ, vendors, music, raffle, and 50/50. Proceeds will benefit local cancer patients and their families. Contact: Julie 951-378-6632.

The Summer Kick Off
Montclair, CA

May 28

The Summer Kick Off presented by @SoCal_Aircooled and The Lab Aircooled Speed Shop. Held at The Lab, 5482 Arrow Highway. Hours: 10am - 4pm. This is an aircooled VW gathering. Show and shine, DJ, food, raffles, awards, and much more. Contact: @SoCal_Aircooled.

Muscle Car Madness Auction
Lodi, CA

May 28

Muscle Car Madness Auction held at the Lodi Grape Festival Pavilion. Hours: Automobilia at 10am, Vehicles at 1pm. Classic vehicles, including Camaros, Mustangs, Pierce Arrows, Nash Metropolitans, early brass cars, muscle cars, trucks, and motorcycles will be auctioned off. Contact: MuscleCarMadnessAuction.com

42nd Annual La Palma Car Show & Parts Exchange
Anaheim, CA

May 29

42nd Annual La Palma Car Show & Parts Exchange presented by the Beach Cities, Orange and Inland Empire Chapter of the Studebakers Drivers' Club. Held at La Palma Park, 1161 North Anaheim Blvd. Hours: 8am - 3pm. All Studebaker car show and parts exchange. A portion of the proceeds will benefit veteran's organizations. Contact: Jim 949-280-4952.

June 2016 Events

Twilight Cruise
Pomona, CA

June 1

Twilight Cruise sponsored by Auto Club of Southern California. Held at Wally Parks NHRA Motorsports Museum, 1101 West McKinley Ave. Hours: 3pm - 7pm. All 1970 and earlier rods, customs, classics, and muscle cars are welcome. Music, $3 museum admission, food and beverages. Proceeds benefit NHRA Motorsports Museum. Contact: museum.nhra.com.

Summer Classic Car Show
Riverside, CA

June 4

Summer Classic Car Show presented by the Good News Community Baptist Church. Held at 4280 Latham St. Hours: 2pm - 7pm. All makes, models, and years welcome, including classics, muscle cars, trucks, imports, and motorcycles. Raffles, food, music, and a jumper for the kids. Proceeds benefit the Good News Youth Department. Contact: karasolomon1@gmail.com.

Pomona Swap Meet & Classic Car Show
Pomona, CA

June 5

George Cross & Sons, Inc. presents the West Coast's Largest Pomona Swap Meet & Classic Car Show at the Fairplex. You'll find over 2,400 vendor spaces full of hard to find car parts and accessories at low swap meet prices. Thousands of original and restored Corvettes, Porsches, Street Rods, Volkswagens and pre-1985 Classic Cars will be on display and for sale. Hours: 5am - 2pm, rain or shine, we swap. Admission is $10.00, with children 12 and under FREE. Contact: 714-538-7091 or PomonaSwapMeet.com.

Revved Up
Santa Clarita, CA

June 9

Revved Up presented by the City of Santa Clarita. Held on Main Street in Old Town Newhall. Hours: 7pm - 10pm. Monthly car show featuring a different niche genre each month. The June show will feature Mustangs. Food trucks, beer and wine garden, People's Choice Award, and Peer Choice Award. Contact: OldTownNewhall.com.

29th Annual Fords & Friends Picnic
Escondido, CA

June 11

29th Annual Fords & Friends Picnic presented by the San Diego Chapter of Pickups Ltd. Held at Grape Day Park, 321 North Broadway. Hours: Starts at 9am. Open to all makes and models. Raffles, games, food, and trophies. Proceeds support Meals-On-Wheels and the Armed Services YMCA. Contact: Charlie 619-917-9065.

Rods and Rails Car & Motorcycle Show
Perris, CA

June 11

Rods and Rails Car & Motorcycle Show presented by the City of Perris. Held at the Orange Empire Railway Museum, 2201 South A Street. Hours: 9am - 5pm. Open to pre-1980 muscle cars, hot rods, classics, street machines, pony cars, lowriders, pre and post war trucks and all makes and models of motorcycles. Vendors, food, music, and fun for children. Contact: rodsandrailsperris.com.  

San Marino Motor Classic
San Marino, CA

June 12

San Marino Motor Classic held at Lacy Park, 1485 Virginia Ave. Hours: 9am - 4pm. CCCA Grand Classic, with over 200 classic and collector cars, spanning nearly a century of American and European luxury, on display. Vendors with fine art, jewelry, automobilia, and car related products. Proceeds benefit the San Marino Rotary, and the Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA. Contact: sanmarinomotorclassic.com.

2nd Annual Lamb's Fellowship Car & Motorcycle Show
Lake Elsinore, CA

June 18

2nd Annual Lamb's Fellowship Car & Motorcycle Show held at 21901 Railroad Canyon Road. Hours: 10am - 3pm. Food trucks, vendors, merchandise, music, "best of" awards, and jumpers for the kids. Contact: TheLambsFellowship.com.

Rockabilly Riot
Carson City, NV

June 23 - 26

The Rockabilly Riot held in Mill's Park. Hours: vary by day. Pin-up show, cruise nights, poker runs, drag races, burnouts, and more. Contact: RockabillyRiot.com.

10th Annual FV Classic Car & Truck Show
Fountain Valley, CA

June 25

10th Annual FV Classic Car & Truck Show presented by the Fountain Valley Community Foundation. Held at Fountain Valley Sports Park, 16400 Brookhurst Street. Hours: 7am - 3pm. Open to all cars and trucks. Held in conjuction with the Fountain Valley Summerfest. Von Hot Rod Pinstriping Circus, 50/50, raffle, carnival rides, games, food, and entertainment. Contact: fvcarshow.com.

3rd Annual Custom Capital
Prunedale, CA

June 25

3rd Annual Custom Capital sponsored by Deadend Magazine. Held at Manzanita Park, 17100 Castroville Blvd. Hours: 10am - 5pm. Showcasing traditional American custom cars, hot rods, low riders, and choppers. Vendors, food, and music. Contact: TheCustomCapital.com.

34th Annual F-100 Western Nationals
Anaheim, CA

June 25

34th Annual F-100 Western Nationals presented by Pickups Limited of Orange County. Held at Canyon RV Park, 24001 Santa Ana Canyon Road. Hours: 8am - 4pm. Open to pre-1979 Ford trucks. The largest classic Ford truck show on the West Coast. Raffle, 50/50, and food. Contact: F100WesternNationals.com.

4th Annual Murrieta Mesa HS Band Car Show
Murrieta, CA

June 25

4th Annual Murrieta Mesa High School Band Car Show presented by the MMHS Music Boosters and supported by the Drifters Car Club of Southern California. Held at Murrieta Mesa High School, 24801 Monroe Avenue. Hours: 8am - 1pm. Open to all classic cars, hot rods, trucks, and motorcycles. Live music, food, and vendors. All proceeds go to the MMHS Instrumental Music programs. Contact: merboosters.com.

July 2016 Events

15th Annual Old Town Montrose Car Show
Montrose, CA

July 3

15th Annual Old Town Montrose Car Show presented by the Montrose Shopping Park Association. Held on the 2200, 2300, and 2400 blocks of Honolulu Avenue. Hours: 9am - 2pm. Open to all classics, hot rods, exotics, and motorcycles. Live bands, farmers market, and sidewalk sales. Contact: Dave 818-736-7188.

Old School's Car Show & 4th of July Party
Orange, CA

July 4

Old School's Car Show & 4th of July Party hosted by Old School Restorations. Held in the Orange hills (location will be disclosed to RSVPs only). Hours: 1pm - 10pm. Open to classics, rat rods, customs, modifieds, and backyard builds. Vendors, BBQ, kids' jumper and air slide, rockabilly girl contest, and more. Contact: RSVPShopEvents@gmail.com.

Revved Up
Santa Clarita, CA

July 14

Revved Up presented by the City of Santa Clarita. Held on Main Street in Old Town Newhall. Hours: 7pm - 10pm. Monthly car show featuring a different niche genre each month. The July show will feature Corvettes. Food trucks, beer and wine garden, People's Choice Award, and Peer Choice Award. Contact: OldTownNewhall.com.

2nd Annual United Pacific Show & Shine
Long Beach, CA

July 16

2nd Annual United Pacific Show & Shine presented by Car Shows LTD. Held at 3788 East Conant Street. Hours: 10am - 4pm. Open to all pre-1976 makes and models of American and foreign classic cars. Car corral and automotive vendors. Trophies, food trucks, raffle, 50/50 drawing, and live music. Proceeds benefit the Long Beach Police & Fire Department Associations. Contact: Ron 714-330-3565.

All-American Car Show XVIII
Cardiff, CA

July 16

All-American Car Show XVIII hosted by the Mopar Club of San Diego. Held at MiraCosta College, San Elijo Campus, 3333 Manchester Avenue. Hours: 8am - 2pm. Open to all years, makes and models of cars, trucks, and motorcycles. Trophies, raffle, 50/50, DJ, food, and vendors. Proceeds will benefit Homefront San Diego, USO San Diego, Wounded Warrior Homes and Warrior Foundation Freedom Station. Contact: Larry 760-598-9809 or MoparClubSanDiego.net.

Summer Poker Run & After Party
Long Beach, CA

July 16

Summer Poker Run & After Party presented by Performance Plus Tire. Held at 3910 Cherry Avenue. Hours: Poker Run starts at 4pm, Party from 6pm - 8:30pm. Open to everyone. Live music, BBQ, bounce house, raffles, and Roxanne's 9 Tap Beer Truck. All proceeds go to the 19th Annual Performance Plus Tire Food Drive. Contact: 562-988-0211. 

11th Annual Thanksgiving in July Car & Motorcycle Show
Oceanside, CA

July 23

11th Annual Thanksgiving in July Car & Motorcycle Show presented by North County Warriors Support. Held at Elks Lodge #1561, 444 Country Club Lane. Hours: 8am - 2pm. Trophies, super raffle, 50/50 drawing, live auction, and a turkey dinner. All proceeds go to NCWS Adopted Military Christmas families. Contact: NCWS.org.

3rd Annual Spirit Led Car Show
Yucaipa, CA

July 29

3rd Annual Spirit Led Car Show held at Wildwood Calvary Chapel, 35145 Oak Glen Road. Hours: 5:30pm - 9pm. Trophies, music, raffle, 50/50 drawing, kids games and jumper, and a special fire breathing display by monster hot rod "Wild Thang". Contact: WildwoodCalvaryChapel.com.

5th Annual Lake Arrowhead Classic Car & Motorcycle Show
Lake Arrowhead, CA

July 30

5th Annual Lake Arrowhead Classic Car & Motorcycle Show hosted by the Gavin R. Stevens Foundation. Held at Lake Arrowhead Village, 28200 Highway 189. Hours: 10am - 3:30pm. Open to all rods, customs, Corvettes, trucks, specialty vehicles, and motorcycles. Prizes, vendors, 50/50 draw, and live music. Proceeds benefit the Gavin R. Stevens Foundation. Contact: Jody 213-792-7888.

22nd Annual Calling All Cars People's Choice Car Show
Torrance, CA

July 31

22nd Annual Calling All Cars People's Choice Car Show presented by SouthBay Mustang Owners and El Camino College. Held at El Camino College, 16007 Crenshaw Blvd. Hours: 10am - 3pm. All years, makes and models are invited to participate. Music, vendor midway, food trucks, 50/50 raffle, and opportunity drawings. A portion of the proceeds will go to the ECC Automotive Partners' Tool Scholarship. Contact: SouthBayMustangOwners.org.

August 2016 Events

Hot Wheels Garage
El Segundo, CA

August 6

Hot Wheels Garage held at the Automobile Driving Museum, 610 Lairport Street. Hours: 10am - 4pm. Life-size hot wheels, real Hot Wheels tracks, raffle prizes, and kids activities. Donations support local community groups. Contact: TheADM.org

26th Annual Signal Hill Car Show
Signal Hill, CA

August 7

26th Annual Signal Hill Car Show presented by the Sultans Car Club of Long Beach. Held at Signal Hill Park, 1 mile south of the 405 Freeway on Cherry Avenue. Hours: 8am - 3pm. Open to 1975 and older show quality cars and trucks. Awards, music, raffle, 50/50, and BBQ. Proceeds benefit Signal Hill Youth Groups. Contact: Terry 562-869-4202 or tmac137@hotmail.com.

27th Annual Vista Rod Run
Vista, CA

August 7

27th Annual Vista Rod Run sponsored by North County Ford. Held on Main Street in Historic Downtown Vista. Hours: 9am - 3pm. Open to pre-1974 classics and specialty vehicles. Awards, music, vendors, raffle, and 50/50. All proceeds go to Vista Teen Outreach. Contact: VistaRodRun.com.

Ribs, Pigs & Watermelon Summer Festival & Car Show
Huntington Beach, CA

August 7

Ribs, Pigs & Watermelon Summer Festival & Car Show presented by American Family Housing. Held at Huntington Beach State Park. Hours: 8am - 5pm. Open to classics, hot rods, lowriders, bombs, and woodies. Beer and music festival. Proceeds will help build a housing community for homeless veterans. Contact: AFHUSA.org.

Revved Up
Santa Clarita, CA

August 11

Revved Up presented by the City of Santa Clarita. Held on Main Street in Old Town Newhall. Hours: 7pm - 10pm. Monthly car show featuring a different niche genre each month. The August show will feature tuners. Food trucks, beer and wine garden, People's Choice Award, and Peer Choice Award. Contact: OldTownNewhall.com.

Pomona Swap Meet & Classic Car Show
Pomona, CA

August 14

George Cross & Sons, Inc. presents the West Coast's Largest Pomona Swap Meet & Classic Car Show at the Fairplex. You'll find over 2,400 vendor spaces full of hard to find car parts and accessories at low swap meet prices. Thousands of original and restored Corvettes, Porsches, Street Rods, Volkswagens and pre-1985 Classic Cars will be on display and for sale. Hours: 5am - 2pm, rain or shine, we swap. Admission is $10.00, with children 12 and under FREE. Contact: 714-538-7091 or PomonaSwapMeet.com.

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