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.

February 2016 Events

8th Annual Rockabilly Reunion
Lake Havasu City, AZ

February 12 - 14

The 8th Annual Rockabilly Reunion held at Windsor Beach, Lake Havasu State Park. Hours: vary by day. Car and motorcycle show, food court, vendor village, eighteen live bands, pin-up pageant, and raffles. Contact: 928-846-0335.

14th Annual Dr. George Memorial Car Show
Indian Wells, CA

February 13

The 14th Annual Dr. George Car Show presented by the Palm Springs Cruisin' Association. Held at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden, 78200 Miles Avenue. Hours: 9am - 3pm. Open to all street rods, classics, muscle cars, special interest cars, trucks, and motorcycles. Food, vendors, raffle, 50/50, entertainment, and awards. Proceeds benefit the Desert Cancer Foundation. Contact: Tim 760-360-9798 or PalmSpringsCruisinAssociation.com.

O.C.T.O. Winter Meet 2016
Long Beach, CA

February 20

O.C.T.O. Winter Meet 2016 presented by the Orange County Transporter Organization. Held at Long Beach Veterans Memorial Stadium, 5000 East Lew Davis Street. Hours: 6am - 2pm. A display and swap meet for 1967 and earlier VW Buses only. Contact: OCTO.org.

50th Annual Big 3 Auto Parts Exchange
San Diego, CA

February 26 - 28

The 50th Annual Big 3 Auto Parts Exchange held at Qualcomm Stadium, 9449 Friars Road. Hours: 12pm - 4pm Friday, 8am - 4pm Saturday, and 8am - 12pm Sunday. Antique and collector car parts exchange and car corral. Contact: Big3PartsExchange.com.

5th Annual Whittier Area Classic Car Show
Whittier, CA

February 27

5th Annual Whittier Area Classic Car Show hosted by the Whittier Area Community Church, 8100 Colima Road. Hours: 9am - 3pm. Open to 1976 and older cars, all makes and models, foreign or domestic. Music, vendors, food trucks, raffles, games, opportunity drawing, and trophies. Net proceeds will fund community projects in the Whittier area. Contact: Tod 562-945-4500 or Whittier Area Classic Car Show.

Arizona SuperShow Concert & Car Show
Glendale, AZ

February 27

The 2016 Arizona SuperShow Concert & Car Show sanctioned by Lowrider Magazine. Held at the University of Phoenix Stadium, 1 Cardinals Drive. Hours: 12pm - 8pm. Featuring premier customs and classics, and the best lowrider cars, bicycles, and motorcycles. Live music, auto culture art exhibit, celebrity appearances, and car hop competition. Contact: ArizonaSuperShow.com.

March 2016 Events

First Friday Roadshow
Costa Mesa, CA

March 4

First Friday Roadshow sponsored by the City of Costa Mesa. Held at City Hall, 77 Fair Drive. Hours: 5:30pm - 7:30pm. Open to all makes and models of classics, exotics, and customs. Free entry for cars and spectators. Food, trophies, giveaways, and more. Contact: CostaMesa.gov.

Spring 2016 Temecula Rod Run
Temecula, CA

March 5

Spring 2016 Temecula Rod Run held in Historic Old Town Temecula on Front Street. Hours: Friday Cruise 5pm - 8pm. Saturday Show & Shine 9am - 4pm. Open to all pre- 1974 vehicles. Food, music, entertainment and community vendors. Proceeds benefit the Boys & Girls Club of the Southwest County. Contact: temeculaevents.org.

Westküste Wagen Day
Montclair, CA

March 5

Westküste Wagen Day presented by Aircooled Society. Held at the Lab Aircooled Speed Shop, 5482 Arrow Highway #C. Hours: 10am - 4pm. All VW car show. Open to all clubs and solo drivers. Family friendly event! DJ, vendors, raffle, and food truck. Contact: @aircooled_society.

Pomona Swap Meet & Classic Car Show
Pomona, CA

March 6

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.

Motors for Music Charity Car Show
San Marcos, CA

March 12

Motors for Music Charity Car Show presented by the San Marcos High School Music Boosters. Held at San Marcos High School, 1615 West San Marcos Blvd. Hours: 10am - 4pm. Open to all classics, muscle cars, trucks, street rods, customs, and imports. Food, entertainment, vendors, 50/50, and trophies. All proceeds benefit the San Marcos HS Music Program. Contact: Brandy.

Hot VWs Drag Day
Irwindale, CA

March 13

Hot VWs Drag Day presented by Periscope Enterprises. Held at the Irwindale Event Center, 500 Speedway Drive. Hours: Gate opens at 7am. 1/8th mile VW drags, VW show, and parts swap meet. Contact: bugin.com.

13th Annual Mother Lode VW Sonntag Treffen
Murphy, CA

March 13

13th Annual Mother Lode VW Sonntag Treffen hosted by Mother Lode Volkwagen Club. Held at the Black Bart Playhouse parking lot, 580 S. Algiers Rd. Open to all VW fans and VW clubs. Free event. Swap meet & food and raffles. Contact: MotherLodeVWClub.

16th Annual Beachcruiser Meet
Huntington Beach, CA

March 19 - 20

16th Annual Beachcruiser Meet held in Downtown Huntington Beach, Main St. from Pacific Coast Hwy to Orange Ave. Hours: Sat. & Sun. 8am - 4pm. Open to all Beachcruisin' vehicles manufactured through 1967. Station wagons, sedan deliveries, convertibles, VW transporters, Nomads, Woodies, Chevelles, pick-ups, and more. Vintage travel trailers of the same era welcome. Food, shopping, vendors and raffles. Contact: hbcruisers.com.

4th Annual South O Car Show
Oceanside, CA

March 19

4th Annual South O Car Show presented by the South O PTO and hosted by the Cadillac Kings. Held at South O Elementary School, 1806 South Horne Street. Hours: 9am - 3pm. Open to all classics, muscle cars, lowriders, antiques, hot rods, rat rods, customs, motorcycles, and specialty vehicles. Raffle, boutique vendors, games, and more. Contact: Dino 760-802-3811.

Cars & Coffee: The Next Generation
Costa Mesa, CA

March 19

Cars & Coffee: The Next Generation presented by the Orange County Market Place and sponsored by Meguiar's. Held at the OC Fair & Events Center, 88 Fair Drive. Hours: 7am - 9am. Weekly gathering open to classics, exotics, concepts, hot rods, motorcylces, and motor-sport vehicles. A different charity will be featured every week. Contact: OCCarsandCoffee.com.

American Made Car & Truck Show
Whittier, CA

March 20

American Made Car & Truck Show presented by Rose Hills. Held at Memorial Chapel at Rose Hills, 3888 Workman Mill Road. Hours: 2:30pm - 5pm. Open to pre-1980 muscle cars, classics, vintage, and performance vehicles. Contact: Phyllis 805-341-7269.

Balboa Car Show
Newport Beach, CA

March 20

Balboa Car Show held at the Fun Zone, 607 East Balboa Blvd. Hours: 7am - 9am. Open to all vintage cars and motorcycles. Every Sunday, free entry, donuts and raffles. Contact: BalboaCarShow.com.

Cool Cruise 2016
La Verne, CA

March 26

The 20th Annual Cool Cruise presented by GreenLeaf Events. Held in Old Town La Verne. Hours: 9am - 3pm. A gathering of Hot Rod's finest. Food, family fun, and more. Contact: 626-386-5306 or GreenLeafEvents.net.

Cbad Cars
Carlsbad, CA

March 26

Cbad Cars held at Carlsbad Company Stores, 5620 Paseo Del Norte, Suite #124. Hours: 7am - 9am. Weekly gathering open to all years, makes, and models, including classics, tuners, and racers. Contact: facebook.com/cbadcars.

April 2016 Events

First Friday Roadshow
Costa Mesa, CA

April 1

First Friday Roadshow sponsored by the City of Costa Mesa. Held at City Hall, 77 Fair Drive. Hours: 5:30pm - 7:30pm. Open to all makes and models of classics, exotics, and customs. Free entry for cars and spectators. Food, trophies, giveaways, and more. Contact: CostaMesa.gov.

51st Annual Portland Swap Meet
Portland, OR

April 1 - 3

51st Portland Swap Meet held at the Portland Metropolitan Exposition Center, 2060 N Marine Drive. Hours: Fri. 7am - 7pm, Sat. 7am - 5pm, Sun. 8am - 1pm. Featuring 3,500 booths and 1,500 vendors with an array of classic car goods. The meet is fully dedicated to classic cars, parts, accessories and collectibles. Contact: PortlandSwapMeet.com.

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

April 2

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.

3rd Annual Benedict Castle Concours
Riverside, CA

April 3

3rd Annual Benedict Castle Concours presented by Crossroads Car Shows. Held at 5445 Chicago Avenue. Hours: 10am - 3pm. Open to concours level classics, exotics, motorcycles, racecars, and modified and specialty vehicles. Special guests, including Barry Meguiar, Wayne Carini, and Von Hot Rod. Over 100 awards, live bands, swing dancing, BBQ, and more. Proceeds benefit Teen Challenge. Contact: CrossroadsCarShows.com.

Poppy Run: The 10th Classic Corvair Cruise
Granada Hills, CA

April 3

Poppy Run: The 10th Classic Corvair Cruise presented by Corsa West of Los Angeles. Cruise starts at the Trader Joe's shopping center, Balboa Blvd. and Mission Blvd. Hours: check-in from 8am - 9am. Open to all classic and collector cars. Clubs and solo drivers welcome. A leisurely hundred mile drive on back roads through Southern California's mountains and high desert. Contact: Jack 805-340-6533. 

La Jolla Concours d'Elegance
La Jolla, CA

April 8 - 10

La Jolla Concours d'Elegance and La Jolla Motor Car Classic at the Concours. Held at Ellen Browning Scripps Park in La Jolla Cove, 1133 Coast Blvd. Hours: 9am - 4pm. The Classic welcomes stock cars, hot rods, customs, and street rods in show condition. Vendors, food, wine and craft beer garden. Contact: lajollaconcours.com.

8th Annual Brea Baptist Church Car & Truck Show
Brea, CA

April 9

8th Annual Brea Baptist Church Car & Truck Show presented by Car Shows, Ltd. Held at Brea Baptist Church, 217 East Birch St. Hours: 9am - 3pm. Open to all pre-1976 cars & trucks, including foreign or domestic classics, hot rods, muscle cars, panels, Woodys, and vintage vehicles. 50/50 drawing, raffle, food trucks, and live music. All proceeds benefit the Kids Program at BBC. Contact: Ron 714-330-3565.

14th Annual Corn Feed Run Car Show & Cruise
Chino, CA

April 9

14th Annual Corn Feed Run Car Show & Cruise presented by the Kiwanis Club of Chino. Held at Chino City Hall, 13220 Central Ave. Hours: 8am - 3pm. Open to all pre-1975 cars, all motorcycles and working show trucks. Open header contest, food, music, 50/50 drawing, raffles and trophies. 13 blocks of cruising. All proceeds go to local youth and senior charities. Contact: Walt 909-591-4162 or chinokiwanis.com.

41st Annual Vette Set Car Show
Redondo Beach, CA

April 9

41st Annual Vette Set Car Show held at Ruby's Diner, 245 N. Harbor Dr. Show Hours: 10am - 3pm. Open to all year GM cars & trucks. DJ, vendors, food, raffle and silent auction. All proceeds go to So. Cal. Regional Occupational Center. Contact: thevetteset.com.

All GM Beach Classic
Redondo Beach, CA

April 9

All GM Beach Classic presented by the Vette Set, Inc. Held at Ruby's Diner, 245 North Harbor Drive. Hours: 10am - 3pm. DJ, food, silent auction, vendors, raffle, 50/50, and more. All proceeds go to Southern California Regional Occupational Center scholarships for students pursuing automotive careers. Contact: TheVetteSet.com.

Pomona Swap Meet & Classic Car Show
Pomona, CA

April 17

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.


Show and Go 2016
Riverside, CA

April 22 - 23

Show and Go 2016 presented by LKQ, and sponsored by the Old Farts Racing Team So Cal and the Riverside East Rotary Foundation. Held in Downtown Riverside. Hours: Vary by day. Cruises, food trucks, vendors, Grand Marshall parade, pancake breakfast, and more. All proceeds go to charity. Contact: showandgo.org.

Spring Fling XXX
Van Nuys, CA

April 23 - 24

Spring Fling XXX presented by Chrysler Performance West, Southern California Mopar Club. Held at Woodley Park, 6350 Woodley Ave. Hours: vary by day. The largest Mopar car show and swap meet west of the Mississippi. Swap meet, midway, cruises and more. Contact: 818-759-1779 or CPWClub.com.

Doheny Wood
Dana Point, CA

April 23 - 24

Doheny Wood presented by the Southern California Woodie Club. Held at Doheny State Beach, 25300 Dana Point Harbor Dr. Hours: 8am - 3pm. Close to 200 Woodies of all makes and models. Raffles, food, awards and more. Contact: socalwoodies.com.

4th Annual Big Barn Classic Car Show
Menifee, CA

April 30

4th Annual Big Barn Classic Car Show held at the Motte Historical Museum, 28380 Highway 74. Hours: 9am - 2pm. Open to pre-1980 classics, customs, muscle cars, vintage vehicles, specialty vehicles, street machines, and imports. Peer judging, vendors, festival foods, and live entertainment. Contact: MotteMuseum.com.

May 2016 Events

34th Annual Chatsworth Car Show
Chatsworth, CA

May 1

34th Annual Car Show hosted by Classic Chevys of Southern California. Held at 21000 Plummer Street. Hours: 7:30am - 3pm. Open to all years, makes, and models. Vendors, pancake breakfast, raffle, 50/50, bake auction, silent auction, BBQ, and 350 engine raffle. Proceeds benefit the Rancho San Antonio Boys Town of the West. Contact: CCSC.com.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

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