Petaluma Swap Meet

The 49th Annual Early Ford V-8 Club Swap Meet is Sunday from 6am to 2pm at Sonoma-Marin Fairgrounds, 175 Fairgrounds Drive.

Chilly Billy Hot Rod and Motorcycle Show

The 19th Annual Chilly Billy Fun Run is Saturday from 8:30am to 5:30pm at the Sonoma-Marin Fairgrounds, 175 Fairgrounds Drive.

Join the fun with the Rip City Riders for the 19th Annual Chilly Billy Fun Run, Hot Rod & Motorcycle Show. Many, many vendors to enjoy. Live music on 2 stages, hundreds of hot rods, custom motorcycles, and of course Harley Davidson motorcycles. Entrance to the Sonoma-Marin Fairgrounds in Petaluma is FREE! This is a family-friendly event, there is a barbeque chicken lunch with tickets available for purchase. Beer, wine, and other beverages are available for purchase to the 21 and above crowd with proper ID. All this leads up to a check presentation to the Polly Klaas Foundation in support of their ongoing mission to keep children safe and parents informed in our community.

Come out, enjoy some sun, listen to cool music, eat some barbecue, and enjoy the day. RCR style!

Cruisin’ North Car Show for a Cause

The 7th Annual Cruisin’ North Car Show For A Cause is Saturday from 10am to 4pm at Petaluma Plaza, 259 N. McDowell Blvd.


Free to the Public
Registration is open…
When you register online, it’s a two-step process. You will first complete the online form, and then click the payment button. (On our website, click the upside-down triangle next to the words “Cruisin’ North’s Alzheimer’s Car Show” to reach the form)
You may still pay via U.S. Mail with a check and form.
Car Show For A Cause
PLUS Pinup Contest produced by the Nor Cal Pin Up Girls.
For information about the Pinup Contest, email
Petaluma Plaza North Shopping Center
Show 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Parking at 8am: 259 N McDowell Blvd, Petaluma, CA 94954
Rain or Shine – Dash Plaques – Maximum 200 Cars – Family Event.
There will be music – vendors – raffle – and food from the shopping center restaurants. Goody bags to the first 150.
1 Free T-shirt if Registered by September 1, 2024. While supplies last after the deadline (limited supplies after the deadline)
Pre-1980 All Makes, All Models
Entry: $45; Day of Show $50.
Available T-Shirt sizing:
Men’s sm, med, lg, xlg 2xl, 3xl; Women’s sm, med, lg.
Preregister for additional shirts for $20 each, while supplies after the deadline. Day of show $25.
Trophy Classes:
1 Pre-1939; 2 1940 to 1949; 3 Chevy Tri-5 1955 to 1957; 4 1950-1959; 5 1960 to 1969; 6 1970 to 1979; 7 Convertible; 8 Muscle Car; 9 Chevelle/Malibu; 10 Mustang; 11 Rat Rod;
12 Other Truck; 13 C-10 Truck; 14 Under Construction; 15 Other Foreign; 16 VW (Volkswagen)
Other Classes awarded the day of event: Best in Show, Club Participation,
Classes awarded by Sponsors: Traditional Rod & Custom.
(19 total trophies)
More info to come….
Are you interested in Sponsoring our show? Go to our website for information and form. (coming soon)
Vendor information
(updated info coming soon)
If you don’t have a classic car, but would still like to donate directly, contact us for the US Mailing address to send a check. You may also donate online at
Lately, there has been an increased number of scammers. You can only register for the show in person on the day of the show, or online until October 7 from our website ( Any individual who asks you to contact them for space is a scammer. We look forward to seeing you at the Show.