April 26-29 – North Meets South in San Luis Obispo. Headquarters will be the Embassy Suites. More info to come on this website.
HALF MOON BAY’S AWE-INSPIRING FESTIVAL OF MAGNIFICENT MACHINES
Wild Bills Porsche Spyder *
|Date:||April 28-29 – from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.|
|What:||22nd Annual Pacific Coast Dream Machines Show, Half Moon Bay’s spectacular showcase of motorized mechanical marvels from throughout the 20th and 21st centuries — more than 2,000 beautiful flying, driving and working machines on display for public viewing — the world’s coolest cars on display include tricked-out hot rods, customs, muscle cars, street machines, lowriders, modified imports, sporty compacts, kit cars, touring, luxury and sports cars — complete with rumbling engines, impeccable detail work, and sparkling chrome.|
|Location:||At Half Moon Bay (CA) Airport (9850 N. Cabrillo Hwy) on Hwy. 1, 5 miles north of Hwy. 92.|
|Admission:||$20 ($30 for 2-day pass) for adults, $10 ($15 for 2-day pass) for ages 11-17 and 65+, and free for kids age 10 and under.|
|More Info:||Dream Machines|
The World’s Coolest Cars, Fantastic Flying Machines, Custom Motorcycles, Quirky Contraptions
Pacific Coast Dream Machines Show Expands to Two Days, April 28-29, 2012 at Half Moon Bay Airport
HALF MOON BAY, CALIFORNIA — There’s nothing quite like the Pacific Coast Dream Machines Show — Half Moon Bay, California’s massive celebration of mechanical ingenuity, power and style.
It’s a whimsical, fascinating, amusing, curious and absolutely unique show and tell spectacle featuring 2,000 magnificent driving, flying and working machines from the 20th and 21st centuries.
The spectacular 22nd annual show is expanding to two days in 2012 — April 28-29 — from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Half Moon Bay Airport, located in the picturesque seaside town of Half Moon Bay, CA about 20 miles south of San Francisco.
It’s one of the west coast’s biggest, baddest gatherings of the world’s coolest cars. Every automotive style and era will be represented among the mesmerizing displays — tricked-out hot rods, customs, muscle cars, street machines, lowriders, modified imports, sporty compacts, kit cars, touring, luxury and sports cars — complete with rumbling engines, impeccable detail work, and sparkling chrome.
Proud owners show up in cars that come in all shapes, colors and sizes. Spectators will get a rare up-close look at antique horseless carriages and Ford Model T’s, fanciful touring and luxury cars, powerful sports cars, custom cars and street rods, muscle cars, vintage and modern era high-performance race cars, quirky art and pedal cars, modified street machines with cutting edge styles, exotic high-performance cars, stylish European cars, ultra cool low-riders, sporty compacts, modified imports with flashy graphics, fashionable hip-hop urban show cars, homebuilt kit cars, super-charged turbo cars and trucks, “green” technology/alternative fuel vehicles, streamliners, dragsters, funny cars, gassers, and jet cars.
Displays include exceptional vintage warbirds, classics from the 40’s and 50’s and homebuilt aircraft, tricked out trucks and motorcycles, Model T fire engines, vintage busses, antique engines and tractors, helicopter and bi-plane rides, kinetic art, rolling sculptures and a emolition Derby.
To show a car, the registration fee is $30 ($40 for entries postmarked after April 15) and includes a dash plaque and admission for two people.
Spectator admission is $20 ($30 for 2-day pass) for adults, $10 ($15 for 2-day pass) for ages 11-17 and 65+, and free for kids age 10 and under. Tickets are available at the gate only.
Half Moon Bay Airport, at 9850 N. Cabrillo Highway, is located on Highway 1, about 20 miles south of San Francisco and 5 miles north of Highway 92.
The show benefits the Coastside Adult Day Health Center.
For information and registration forms, call 650-726-2328 or http://www.miramarevents.com/dreammachines
* PHOTO CREDIT — MIRAMAR EVENTS
Sonoma Historic Motorsports Festival
The Sonoma Historic Motorsports Festival, June 2-3, will feature nearly 400 historic race cars, including legendary marques like Ferrari, Lotus, Porsche, McLaren and Corvette, among others. You’ll witness 10 unique race groups take to the 12-turn, 2.52-mile road course throughout the weekend with warm-ups and racing slated for both Saturday and Sunday. This is your only chance to see the ultimate collection of historic race cars take to the Sonoma Valley road course.
The weekend also features the Wine Country Pavilion with samplings of fine foods and wines from the Sonoma and Napa Valleys. It’s a perfect pairing of the wine country and racing you won’t want to miss!
This is also a great weekend for the whole family as the paddock is open for spectators to get an up-close look at the race cars and enjoy the various car corrals dotted throughout the raceway.
September 14-15 2012
Porsche drive headed by the 356 Club to include a fall season drive into Mendocino County. Drive through big trees at Jackson State Park and coastal communities. Fall Drive to Mendocino with Bill and Gwen Jacobson. More info to come
September 22, 2012
Bauer Porsche Swap Meet and BBQ. Come enjoy a warm September day with us, tech session and much more. Swap meet. Come trade. RSVP – $15 per person (includes lunch) – $10 for Porsche Parking.
September 28-30, 2012
A. Bauer Porsche is happy to present an all inclusive stay at one of Northern California’s best resort (The Benbow Inn), and up to three days of touring the Giant Redwoods. Limited number of rooms. So don’t be left out. Event includes two nights of pampering rest after full day driving winding curves, continental breakfast and a Saturday night party. Make some new friends. Arrive Friday.
3 day/2 night stay, continental breakfast
1 dinner (steak, salmon or veg) with wine or beer
no host bar on Saturday night event.
Includes up to 2 drives (Coast- Shelter Cove, Giant Redwoods)
$550 per couple
MUST RSVP with $100 deposit – at email@example.com
October 16th, 2012
We invite you to visit one or more of the seven events sponsored by George Cross & Sons, Inc, held at the Fairplex in Pomona, CA each year. At each event you will find hundreds of classic car parts sellers in over 3,000 parts seller spaces selling tons of hard to find car parts and accessories at low swap meet prices from every make and model. Thousands of classic cars (many for sale, some just for show) from all across the country are displayed by their owners. People come from all over the globe just to see and/or participate in the West Coast’s Largest Antique Auto, Corvette, Porsche, Street Rod and Volkswagen Swap Meet and Car Show held at the Fairplex in Pomona, California.
October 16th, 2012
Come see over 200 Classic Automobiles compete for the coveted “Best of Show” trophy where “the turf meets the surf” at the famed Del Mar Racetrack paddock in Del Mar, California.