Upcoming Events


New Member
Sep 28, 2004
Since there are so many upcoming events that have been posted I figure this would be an easy way to keep track of them all, this will be in cronological order with links to the original posts about the event and the info about them.

events put on by Surfside Mustangs will appear in BOLD text

June 19: Brea, OCMC Cruisin' Brea Car Show,

June 25: Huntington Beach, Surfside Mustangs Beach Party, http://forums.bradbarnett.net/index.php?showtopic=26541

June 26: Pacific Beach, Saleen Show at Mossy Ford, http://forums.bradbarnett.net/index.php?showtopic=26830

June 26: Van Nuys, Mustangs in the park,

June 26: San Diego, Wicked Stangs Interclub BBQ, http://forums.bradbarnett.net/index.php?showtopic=26831

June 30-July 3: California Speedway Fontanta, Shelby Americian Auto Club 30th anual Convention,

July 4: Fiesta Island, Thunderbird and Cougar Club of America Meet,

July 9: Yorba Linda, Cruise 'n' Car Show,

July 10: San Diego, SDMC Country Cruise,

July 16: Santee, Dynoperformance Dynoday

July 17: San Diego, SCS First Annual Poker Run

July 23: San Diego, Little Italy Car Show & New Member Fun Run

July 31: Torrance, Cruise on Down,

July 31: San Diego, Main Street America Car Show,

Here are a list of the weekly and monthly shows and cruises that reoccur over and over again.


Tuesdays: Blast from the Past Car Show - Chula Vista
Tuesday nights, June 7 through August 30, 5:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Over 125 classic cars and motorcycles on display as well as music, food and vendor booths. Third Avenue in downtown Chula Vista.
05:00 PM - 08:00 PM
This event repeats weekly every Tuesday until 08/30/2005

Wednesdays: Cajon Classic Cruise - El Cajon
Wednesday Nights, 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.
May 18 - September 28, 2005
Special Halloween Show on October 26
Link to more info: http://www.downtownelcajon.com/event_ccc.shtml
Cajon Classic Cruise, the largest weekly classic car show in Southern California, hits Main Street Downtown El Cajon for its 5th successful season. Stroll through El Cajon's historic District while enjoying the cars, the action, street vendors, food and live entertainment presented amid a vibrant small town atmosphere.
All Day Event
This event repeats weekly every Wednesday until 09/28/2005

Thursdays: Back to the '50s Car Show - La Mesa
5 to 9 p.m., along La Mesa Boulevard between Date Avenue and Fourth Street, La Mesa. The free show runs Thursdays through Aug. 25, and usually features about 200 pre-1973 vehicles. Information: www.lmvma.com
05:00 PM - 09:00 PM
This event repeats weekly every Thursday until 08/25/2005

Fridays: Cruisin' Grand - Escondido
Grand Ave. Downtown - 5PM - 9PM every Friday April through September
Info here: http://www.downtownescondido.com/events/cruisin_grand
05:00 PM - 09:00 PM
This event repeats weekly every Friday until 09/30/2005

Saturdays: Donut Derelicts - Huntington Beach
The largest and most well-known casual hot rod gathering in the world all at a small neighborhood donut shop at the corner of Adams and Magnolia Ave. in Huntington Beach, California. Over 75 cars were showing up each and every Saturday. Their group began to include such names as Art Chrisman, drag racer from the 60's, Little John Butera, hot rod builder (formerly with Hot Rods by Boyd"), and Chip Foose, builder, artist and designer?the list goes on and on. Each and every Saturday you can expect to see everything from "backyard rat rods" to "America's most beautiful roadster". Chrysler concept cars and new factory releases are but a few surprises.
6 AM (who knows what time some of these guys actually start showing up)- 10 AM
This event repeats weekly every Saturday.

Saturdays: Car Show - Crystal Cove
Crystal Cove shopping center across from spectacular Crystal Cove State Beach. This show is very informal like Donut-Derelicts which happens quite early each Sat. morning as well. The show which is located just south of posh Corona Del Mar and noth of Laguna Beach attracts some mighty fine cars.
6 AM - 10 AM
This event repeats weekly every Saturday


Every 1st Sunday of the Month: Car Show - Dalton's Roadhouse San Marcos
This show is held the 1st Sunday of every month at Dalton's Roadhouse in San Marcos (map can be found at http://www.daltonsroadhouse.com). It starts around 11:00, although people usually start showing up a little earlier. Dalton's serves an excellent BBQ lunch for $10.
They usually have 40-50 cars, mostly classic muscle cars and street rods, but also some late model muscle cars. It would be nice to have a strong showing.
11:00 AM - 03:00 PM
This event repeats on the first Sunday of every month until 05/12/2014

Every third Thursday of the month: Rods & Woodies Classic Car Show - Encinitas
Third Thursday of the month from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Rods & Woodies is the newest addition to the classic car show rotation. Unlike the other weekly shows, this one is held only on the third Thursday of each month through the summer (for 2005: June 16, July 21, August 18 and Sept. 15). But the cool thing is you get to see classic woodies in a true beach town setting. More info: Downtown Encinitas MainStreet Association at (760) 943-1950.
05:30 PM - 07:30 PM
This event repeats on the third Thursday of every month until 09/15/2005

Every Last Saturday of the Month: Car Show - Carlsbad Outlet Mall
This show is held the last Saturday of every month in the parking lot in front of StarBucks at the Carlsbad Outlet Mall off Palomar Airport Rd.. It starts around 6am and goes until 10am. They usually have anywhere between 50-100 cars, mostly exotics and some high end sports cars, muscle cars, and classics.

Here are some of the pics from the shows as they come up

June 16- Surfside Mustangs Hosts Encinitas Rods and Woodies
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