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Southern California August Car Show Guide

So Cal boasts several summertime car shows ranging from small, private shows to large shows that include plenty of opportunities to see some of the most exclusive cars in the state. You can also win great prizes, enjoy a variety of food prepared by local vendors and capture some amazing photos.

 

Past Pleasures Car Club Show

August 2
Past Pleasures Car Club

33600 Yucaipa Blvd., Yucaipa Valley, CA

Enjoy pre-1980 classic and antique cars, hot rods, and truck. August 2 is family night, so be sure to bring the kids along for games, music and much more. More info


High Desert Angels

August 3
The Rusty Bull Roadhouse

13685 John Glenn Road Apple Valley, CA

Join us for the High Desert Angels Car Show benefiting High Desert families battling cancer. More info


12thAnnual Wounded Warrior Car Show

August 4
The Rusty Bull Roadhouse
13685 John Glenn Road Apple Valley, CA

Join us to benefit the Semper Fi Fund, serving those who preserve our freedom. Open to all show cars, trucks, and special interest vehicles. More info


Tuxie’s Drive-In Cruise Night
August 9
Tuxie’s Drive-In

6030 Magnolia Ave. Riverside, CA

No entry fee into this antique, classic, hot rod event! Trophies, raffles and contests galore. More info


Farmer Boys Hamburgers Classic Car Show
August 10
Farmer Boys Hamburgers

1766 Kendall Dr., San Bernardino, CA

Registered vehicles will receive 50% off all food items. More info


1stAnnual Summer Madness Car Show
August 10
Embarcadero Marina Park North

San Diego, CA

Open to all lowriders, hot rods, customs, dubs, motorcycles, and bicycles. This family event will have amazing cars, food and music for the entire family to enjoy.  More info


Pomona Swap Meet & Classic Car Show
August 11
1101 W McKinley Avenue, Pomona, CA

Over 30,000 people and 15 miles of parts, accessories, automobilia, and classic cars! 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 seven times per year at Fairplex in the City of Pomona, California. More info


49thNorth- South Run

August 16

26003 Redbluff Drive, Calabasas, CA

Ford F-100 Elite of Northern California & Pickups Limited Of Southern California once again present the oldest running event in the world that highlights 1953 through 1956 Ford-100 pickups and panels. This edition marks 49 continuous years for this popular run. More info


Apple Valley Summer Burnout

August 24

17772 Wika Rd., Apple Valley, CA

Charity car show hosted by Apple Valley Professional Fire Fighters to benefit The Orenda Foundation. $25 for the first car, includes shirt and dash plaque. $5 for the second car, does not include shirt or dash plaque. Submit completed registration form for July 31st to guarantee shirt size.

Day of registration available on a first come basis.  More info


Cool Run in the Mountains
August 31
42900 Big Bear Blvd., Big Bear Lake, CA

The Rodriders of Big Bear present the 10th annual Labor Day weekend show, Cool Run in the MountainsTM‘Cruisin’ to Stop Bruisin’ benefiting doves & local animal rescue all cars & motorcycles welcome! No year or make requirement!  More info


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