Hot Cars Cool Nights

The Gold Coast Rods’ Hot Cars & Cool Nights is Friday from 4pm to 8pm on Broadway Avenue in Downtown Seaside.


Hot Cars & Cool Nights on Broadway avenue in downtown Seaside the last Friday of June, July, August and September.

4-8pm, $10 entry fee, 20+ trophies sponsored by local businesses awarded at every event


Automobilia Collectors Expo

The Automobilia Collectors Expo is Monday to Wednesday at 10am at Embassy Suites Monterey Bay, 1441 Canyon Del Rey Boulevard.


Rev your engines and get ready for the ultimate automotive experience during Monterey Car Week from Monday, August 12th to Wednesday, August 14th. Join fellow collectors, enthusiasts, and history buffs as we unveil automotive rarities and celebrate everything automobile related. From vintage signage to artisan-crafted memorabilia, explore a treasure trove of unique finds at the inaugural Automobilia Collectors Expo. Hosted at Embassy Suites Monterey Bay, this exclusive event brings together top automobilia vendors from the United States and Europe. Whether you’re a seasoned collector or a newcomer to automobilia, dive into a world of rare items and fuel your passion for automotive history.

Dates & Hours

MONDAY August 12, 2024 – 10 AM to 6 PM
TUESDAY August 13, 2024 – 10 AM to 6 PM
WEDNESDAY August 14, 2024 – 10 AM to 3PM


Embassy Suites by Hilton
Laguna Grande Ballroom

1441 Canton Del Rey
Seaside, CA 93955

The Embassy Suites, situated on US 1 just north of 68, offers convenient access and complimentary parking, making it an ideal choice for those headed to Laguna Seca and Salinas. Click for Map

Exhibitor Information

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Sponsorship Opportunities

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Ticket Purchase and Admission Information

Admission is $10 per day or opt for a convenient three-day pass for only $20. With the three-day pass, you can save your wristband for re-entry on each day. Get Your Tickets Now

Concorso Italiano

The Concorso Italiano is Saturday from 10am to 3pm at Bayonet Golf Course, 1 McClure Way.

Concorso Italiano is the world’s largest luxury and exotic Italian Car show.  This is truly a multi-faceted luxury lifestyle event celebrating all things Italian; fashion, food, wine, art, and products.

Concorso Italiano, famous for the diverse and significant collection of exhibited Italian cars, is centered on as many as 1,000 Italian & exotic automobiles, Italian motorcycles.  Those that attend also enjoy the Concorso Italiano Fashion Show, musical performances, and on-stage interviews with legendary automotive collectors and industry designers.