San Diego car calendar updated on Aug 18

The Car Club Council
meets on the first Tuesday of every month ( Sept 2nd ) at San Diego Auto Museum
doors at the South East end of the building
Starts at 7:00 p.m. usually runs about an hour and a 1/2
information: Bob Schlotter 619-443-2419.

August 23
14th annual VW Familienfest,
9 a.m., Rancho Guajome Adobe House, 2210 N. Santa Fe Ave, Vista.
Vintage, air-cooled Volkswagens is hosted by Strictly Vintage 2s, a San Diego bus club.
The show is open to all 1939-1979 Volkswagens, including Bugs, Things and Karmann Ghia Also featured: a vintage bicycle and custom wagon display, giveaways and the "paint a bus" activity for children.
General admission: $8; 12 and younger admitted free.

August 24
Classic Chevy's of San Diego
Embarcadero Marine Park (North) next to Seaport Village
9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Open to all 1972 and older American-made vehicles
Aug 31 San Diego Convention Center

Aug 29
Cruisin Grand Car Show
the Ferrari club, and is posting about this, so expect to see some Ferraris participating

September 11
SD Auto Museum Ferrari Exhibit Opening
San Diego Auto Museum
Info: Gary Peterson 858/535-1800, Ext. 118

September 1st
San Diego Hi-Performance Expo,
7 a.m. to 2 p.m., Qualcomm Stadium.
Swap meet, car show-and-sale corral, motorcycles, trucks.
The Sports Car Club of America will have an autocross and showgoers can get a free ride; bring a helmet.
Admission $10; children younger than 13 admitted free; free parking.
Information: or (858) 484-9342.

Sept 6
South Bay Cruisers 18th annual Harbor Day Classic Car Show
8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Bayside Park, Chula Vista J Street Marina
Exit the 5 on either E or H St,,-117.087908&spn=0.039756,0.08523&z=14
Information: Vince (619) 426-1882 or Al (619) 428-3515.

Sept 7
Oceanside to La Jolla -
3rd Annual Beach'n 101 Cruise -

September 13:
Seventh annual Classic Car Show,
10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Poway Transmissions, 13933 Poway Road.
The car show and automotive open house will feature a show open to all years of cars and trucks Information: or (858) 679-8000.

September 14
12:00 PM to 4:00 PM Carlsbad Chamber of Commerce - Armed Services Committee Camp Pendleton Scool of Infantry 4th Annual Car Show

Sept 17
Nitro night on El Cajon Cruise, Main st

Sept. 19-21
San Diego Thunderboat Regatta Mission Bay and Fiesta Island

Sept 19
Nitro night at Escondido Cruisin Grand

Sept. 20:
50th annual Cadillac-LaSalle Club
9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Ventura Cove, Mission Bay Park.

Sept 20
Encinitas - Wavecrest National Woodie Show -
Exit the 5 at Encinitas Blvd, head West, then North on the intersection of 3rd and C is where you want to start
Parking is going to be almost impossible for many blocks around, so get there early and ready to look throughout the downtown area for a parking spot Moonlight Beach -
8AM - 3PM -

Sept 21st
15th Annual Fall Classic,
9am to 3pm
Camaro Club of San Diego Tidelands Park, Coronado Island
website under construction

Sept 27 and 28
Speedfest, North Island Naval Air Station A must see car event.

Sept 26-28
AACA Western Fall Meet Town and Country Hotel and Convention center
Mission Valley Info :

Sept 28
Bates Nut Farm Prowlers Car Show

Oct 4
Christian Rods and Customs
9th annual Classic car show, 9am to 2pm
8805 North Magnolia Avenue, Santee
1 block South of Mission Gorge Road
Info: 619 286 5501

Oct 5
The Scoliosis Association of San Diego 3rd annual "Curves are for Cars"
Dave and Busters, 2931 Camino Del Rio North Mission Valley
9am - 2 pm
info: Greg 619 749 8204 0r

October 5
San Diego 29th Annual British Car Day.
Mission Gorge / Allied Gardens area
400 - 450 British Cars on display at Admiral Baker Field, On Friars, 2 stop lights East of the 15
Picnic on the lawn. Prizes for British cars and club displays.

October 12
Mustangs By the Bay, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.,
Embarcadero Park North, San Diego.
Mustang and Ford show, hosted by the Mustang Club of San Diego to benefit the California Highway Patrol Widows and Orphans Fund.
Information: (619) 543-0956 or

Oct 17
The Playboy Mansion, and it's Mopar car show!
Tickets cost about $750 apiece, and there are only 800 spectator tickets
Mopars at the Mansion, Beverly Hills
Sponsored by MoparCollectorsGuide for a video of last years Playboy Mansion Mopar

car show calendar sources...
Ed Zimmerly of Overdrive Hot Rod News