Next Pomona Swap Meet: October 13, 2019
  • Event Info

    Rain or shine, we swap! For the best shopping, swapping and auto viewing, we recommend arriving early. Remember, "the early bird gets the worm." The Pomona Swap Meet & Classic Car Show is a one-day event held at Fairplex in the City of Pomona, California.

    Event Hours:     5am to 2pm

    Event Location: 1101 W McKinley Avenue,
    Pomona, CA 91768

  • Vendors

    Do you have car parts from a restoration project lying around? Are you cleaning out your garage and need to get rid of spare parts, old tools, or other auto related items? Or do you have a car related business with lots of stuff you want to get rid of and turn into cash? If so, you should become a vendor at the Pomona Swap Meet & Classic Car Show!

  • Car Corral

    Bring your classic car to our next show, park in the middle of the action, and see for yourself why Pomona is the best place to sell your classic car or truck. Since 1975, hundreds of thousands of classic cars & trucks have come and gone through the gates of the Pomona Swap Meet & Classic Car Show.

  • Photos & Blog

    Looking for show news? Want a good read on automotive DIY? Check out our blog and photos to keep up with the latest and greatest from Pomona. You’ll find tips and tricks of the trade!

  • About

    George Cross & Sons, Inc. presents seven giant swap meets every year that have become known as the "West Coast's Largest" antique auto, Corvette, Porsche, street rod, and Volkswagen swap meet and classic car show. The Pomona Swap Meet & Classic Car Show is the ultimate classic car event, and gives you the opportunity to turn your classic car, parts, and automobilia into cash!

  • Classifieds

    The Pomona Classifieds brings the Pomona Swap Meet to your living room. Search for automotive parts and services, or hunt for the perfect hot rod, muscle car, or classic collectible to fill the empty space in your garage! You can also create an ad to sell your parts and cars for FREE!


Tips & Tricks: Taking Awesome Pics of Your Classic Car

Classic Ford Truck With Color Splash

We all love looking at classic cars, but unless you’re a professional photographer, taking a picture never seems to convey just how cool your car is. Art worthy shots of your classic car should be easy to take! With these quick tips, you can go from boring everyday snaps to awesome posters in the making ...

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The Tools Needed to Change Brakes

how to on tools needed to change rotors and replace front and rear brake pads without bleeding including brake caliber tool, pad spreader, brake bleeder wrench, lug nut wrench, and jack stand

BY NICOLE WAKELIN / ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED MARCH 25, 2018 / NATIONAL AUTOMOTIVE PARTS ASSOCIATION / Many of the tools needed to change brakes are probably sitting in your toolbox or garage already. If not, purchasing these tools is something of an investment since most can be used for a multitude of other tasks. Here are the ...

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The California Muscle Car Consortium

Line Up of Camaro, El Camino & Chevelle Muscle Cars

There’s nothing like a classic American muscle car to get your blood pumping. Speed, power, and good looking cars… that’s what it’s all about! And that’s why we’re excited to be hosting the California Muscle Car Consortium at our show on Sunday, April 14th! The California Muscle Car Consortium is an association of several muscle ...

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Exhaust Smoke Color Diagnosis: Blue, Black or White?

Car Exhaust Pipe

BY BLAIR LAMPE / ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED JUNE 1, 2016 / NATIONAL AUTOMOTIVE PARTS ASSOCIATION / Like a patient who exhibits certain symptoms when they’re sick, your car has ways of telling you it isn’t well. Although most of the time you need a mechanic’s tool set and know-how to fix the problem, there are a few ...

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Over the Hill? Not Hardly!

The Apple Valley Chapter of the Over the Hill Gang

The Apple Valley Chapter of the Over the Hill Gang was featured on the Main Aisle of our March 3rd event, and the club members brought out an eye-catching assortment of Fords, Chevys, Studebakers, and Peterbilts. This stunning ’56 Ford F100 belongs to Chuck Rhoades. Pool blue paint with custom flames, and an upgraded 302 ...

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How Does the Parking Brake Work?

Parking Brake

BY MATTHEW C. KEEGAN / ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED MARCH 18, 2018 / NATIONAL AUTOMOTIVE PARTS ASSOCIATION / When finishing a trip, you place the transmission in park, turn off the ignition and take your keys with you before exiting the vehicle. But there is another step you should include: engage the parking brake. The parking brake supplies an ...

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Automotive DIY: Removing Oil Stains From Your Driveway or Garage Floor

Oil Dripping on Driveway from Car

With classic cars come some classic problems, and there’s nothing more classic than the problem of oil stains on your driveway or garage floor. Grease, oil and grime accumulate whenever you work on your classic car. Spilled oil isn’t just an eyesore, though, it’s a fall hazard and runoff can hurt the environment. Cleaning up your ...

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Traffic Advisory: Gate 15 on Arrow Highway

Lane Closed Sign with Traffic Cone

IMPORTANT: LANE CLOSURE FOR CAR CORRAL & VENDOR ENTRANCE Please note that if you’re coming to the show with a classic car/truck or to sell parts/accessories, the La Verne Police Department will no longer allow westbound traffic on Arrow Highway to make a left turn into Gate 15 (Car Corral and Vendor entrance) during our ...

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The Smokey Road Rod Shop

Smokey Road Rod Shop's American Eagle Truck Bed

All the way from Newnan, Georgia, the Smokey Road Rod Shop will be in Pomona for our event on March 3, 2019! If you’ve got a classic American truck, including Chevys up to 1987 and Fords up to 1972, you need to come see these guys on Road 13, spaces 79 and 81. Smokey Road ...

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Featured Car Club: Over the Hill Gang of Apple Valley

Over The Hill Gang

We’re happy to announce that the Over the Hill Gang – Apple Valley will be our featured car club at the Pomona Swap Meet on Sunday, March 3rd. Whether you’re interested in classic American muscle or modern muscle cars, station wagons or coupes, trucks or scooters, blue ovals or bow ties, the Apple Valley Chapter ...

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Brake Rotor Replacement: Slotted, Smooth or Cross-Drilled?

2003 Dodge Caravan Brake Rotor

BY BENJAMIN HUNTING / ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED APRIL 12, 2018 / NATIONAL AUTOMOTIVE PARTS ASSOCIATION / When considering brake rotor replacement, you may be tempted by several of the options that are presented to you to enhance your vehicle’s stopping power. In fact, there’s a small universe of bolt-on brake parts out there that are intended to upgrade ...

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What Causes a Blown Head Gasket?

Head Gasket on Block

BY NICOLE WAKELIN / ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED NOVEMBER 29, 2018 / NATIONAL AUTOMOTIVE PARTS ASSOCIATION / You’ve probably heard it can be an expensive repair, but do you know what causes a blown head gasket? Here’s what your head gasket does to keep your engine running smoothly, common causes of a faulty one and what you should do ...

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