Northern California Car Shows, Races & Swap Meets: October 1-2, 2011


The Calistoga Half Mile Nationals AMA Grand National Championship is Saturday, October 1st at the Calistoga Speedway.


The 19th Annual Pacific Sprint Fall Nationals at the Silver Dollar Speedway is Friday, Sept. 30th and Saturday, October 1st. The weekend’s races will pay tribute to Mike “carwash” Avilla. Mike passed earlier this week and our whole community has been saddened by his loss.

Citrus Heights
The 3rd Annual Hearts & Rods Streetrod and Classic Car Holiday Toy Run is at Fuddruckers, 5495 Sunrise Blvd. in Citrus Heights from 9am – 2pm. It is sponsored by Fuddruckers and the North Valley Rodders Car Club.


The CoalingaFest Car Show & Street Fair is Saturday, October 1st, at Coalinga Plaza and Frame Parl from 11am to 4pm.

El Dorado Hills

The 8th Annual Niello Concours at Serrano is Sunday, October 2nd, On the Green – Serrano Visitor’s Center 4525 Serrano Parkway, in El Dorado Hills from 10am to 5pm.

French Camp

Pete Paulsen’s 22nd Annual Hot Rod Party is Sunday, October 2nd at the Paulsen Ranch, 1504 W. Bowman Rd in French Camp from 9am to 5pm.

The Muscle Mayhem Custom Car Show is Saturday, October 2nd at the Manchester Shopping Center, 1901 E Shields Ave in Fresno from 11am to 4pm.

The 5th Annual Yuba College Auto Club Car Show is Saturday, October 1st, at 2088 N. Beale Road in Marysville from 10AM to 2PM.


The Lost in the 50’s Car Show is Saturday, October 1st at the Hidden Valley Lake Golf Course, 19210 Hartmann Road from 8am to 3pm.

Redwood City

The Horses to Horsepower Car Show is Sunday, October 2nd at Sequoia High School in Redwood City. Gates open at 7am.


Join us on Sunday, October 2nd for Founders Day at the California Automobile Museum – admission will be half off… Yes! you read it correctly, half off and if you come between 2:00pm-4:00pm you will get to meet Edward Towe and enjoy an ice cream cone on us! Come and hear about how it all started!

San Mateo

Kimochi’s 1st Annual Show ‘n Shine Car Show is Saturday, October 1st, from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM at the College of San Mateo – main parking lot across from the Farmers’ Market in San Mateo.

The MG Fall Festival 2011 is Sept. 29th to October 2nd at Infineon Raceway.


The Classic Sports Racing Group’s 8th annual Charity Challenge at Infineon Raceway is October 1st and 2nd.

The Fall Turlock 2011 Swap Meet is Sunday, October 2nd, at the Stanislaus County Fairgrounds from 6am to 4pm.

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