Get up close and personal with classic cars, the radical rat rods, vintage beauties and so much more…

California and Car Culture are One. And luckily so ~ with an estimated 13 million automobiles roaming the streets of the Greater Los Angeles Area, you can bet you’ll find knowledgeable automobile experts at some of the best car shows in the country.



While SoCal is home to some of the most well-known car shows in California, we pay attention to several regions around the Golden State to bring you a sampling of the most popular car shows, cruises, cruise-ins and automotive events throughout the state of California.

Apr
26
Fri
Bob’s Big Boy Northridge Cruise Night @ Bob's Big Boy
Apr 26 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Bob's Big Boy Northridge Cruise Night @ Bob's Big Boy | Los Angeles | California | United States

At the end of a long week, you and your ride deserve to rev up and wind down.
Drive on over to Bobs of the West San Fernando Valley. Cruise in and park. Walk in and eat. Kick back and relax. Enjoy a mass gathering of awesome rides all round you!
An area of the parking lot gets sectioned off specifically for classics and muscle cars, it is well-lit and attended-to throughout the evening by a volunteer group.
We only ask that you patronize Bob’s or one of the other nearby eateries during your visit as a means to encourage them to keep supporting this cruise night. We also hope that you remember to be respectful of others’ safety and adhere to traffic laws.
And please, for the sake of the residents living across the street: No burnouts or loud/obnoxious music

Apr
28
Sun
Cars & Coffee Ventura
Apr 28 @ 7:00 am – 10:00 am
Cars & Coffee Ventura @ Ventura | California | United States

Cars & Coffee Ventura is held on the last Sunday of the month in the parking lot of The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf, 4360 E. Main Street, Ventura, California. Hot Rods, Muscle Cars, Imports, Exotics, you name it, all cars are welcomed.

Santa Barbara Cars and Coffee @ La Cumbre Plaza
Apr 28 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Santa Barbara Cars and Coffee @ La Cumbre Plaza

Every Sunday morning from 8AM to 10AM this group meets at La Cumbre Plaza near the intersection of La Cumbre Ave and State Street for a casual get together. Our meeting spot is the parking lot area between Vons and Sears. There are no fees, registrations or obligations. It’s just a bunch of car enthusiasts that like to get their cars out and enjoy them.

May
3
Fri
Vintage Torque Fest 2019 @ Dubuque County Fairgrounds
May 3 – May 4 all-day
Vintage Torque Fest 2019 @ Dubuque County Fairgrounds | Dubuque | Iowa | United States

Join us for THE season opener!

Vintage Torque Fest is a fundraiser designed to help kids with congenital heart defects.

What makes VTF unique?

Dirty Drag Racing, flat track motorcycle exhibition, vendors from around the country, car give away, live bands, mini bike racing, demolition drag racing, classic pin up contest, swap meet, camping on site, good food, good people, and lots of hot rods & kustoms…

Bob’s Big Boy Northridge Cruise Night @ Bob's Big Boy
May 3 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Bob's Big Boy Northridge Cruise Night @ Bob's Big Boy | Los Angeles | California | United States

At the end of a long week, you and your ride deserve to rev up and wind down.
Drive on over to Bobs of the West San Fernando Valley. Cruise in and park. Walk in and eat. Kick back and relax. Enjoy a mass gathering of awesome rides all round you!
An area of the parking lot gets sectioned off specifically for classics and muscle cars, it is well-lit and attended-to throughout the evening by a volunteer group.
We only ask that you patronize Bob’s or one of the other nearby eateries during your visit as a means to encourage them to keep supporting this cruise night. We also hope that you remember to be respectful of others’ safety and adhere to traffic laws.
And please, for the sake of the residents living across the street: No burnouts or loud/obnoxious music

May
5
Sun
Santa Barbara Cars and Coffee @ La Cumbre Plaza
May 5 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Santa Barbara Cars and Coffee @ La Cumbre Plaza

Every Sunday morning from 8AM to 10AM this group meets at La Cumbre Plaza near the intersection of La Cumbre Ave and State Street for a casual get together. Our meeting spot is the parking lot area between Vons and Sears. There are no fees, registrations or obligations. It’s just a bunch of car enthusiasts that like to get their cars out and enjoy them.

May
10
Fri
Los Angeles SEMA Custom Car Experience @ Petersen Automotive Museum
May 10 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Los Angeles SEMA Custom Car Experience @ Petersen Automotive Museum | Los Angeles | California | United States

Middle School students cruise into the process of DESIGN, which is at the core of STEM and STEM Career exploration, during this one-day interactive learning experience. Students will participate in interactive hands-on activities reflective of real-world scenarios and workplaces. From future concept vehicles to restoring and modernizing the vehicles of today, students will work in teams to design their ideal rides. Working in teams to design the future of personal transportation, students will:

  • Engage in the process of Data Driven DESIGN
  • Engage in Entrepreneurship and make data-driven decisions based on marketing research
  • Learn about the Future of Transportation
  • Learn about “Behind-the -Scenes” STEM Careers
Bob’s Big Boy Northridge Cruise Night @ Bob's Big Boy
May 10 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Bob's Big Boy Northridge Cruise Night @ Bob's Big Boy | Los Angeles | California | United States

At the end of a long week, you and your ride deserve to rev up and wind down.
Drive on over to Bobs of the West San Fernando Valley. Cruise in and park. Walk in and eat. Kick back and relax. Enjoy a mass gathering of awesome rides all round you!
An area of the parking lot gets sectioned off specifically for classics and muscle cars, it is well-lit and attended-to throughout the evening by a volunteer group.
We only ask that you patronize Bob’s or one of the other nearby eateries during your visit as a means to encourage them to keep supporting this cruise night. We also hope that you remember to be respectful of others’ safety and adhere to traffic laws.
And please, for the sake of the residents living across the street: No burnouts or loud/obnoxious music

May
12
Sun
Santa Barbara Cars and Coffee @ La Cumbre Plaza
May 12 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Santa Barbara Cars and Coffee @ La Cumbre Plaza

Every Sunday morning from 8AM to 10AM this group meets at La Cumbre Plaza near the intersection of La Cumbre Ave and State Street for a casual get together. Our meeting spot is the parking lot area between Vons and Sears. There are no fees, registrations or obligations. It’s just a bunch of car enthusiasts that like to get their cars out and enjoy them.

May
17
Fri
Bob’s Big Boy Northridge Cruise Night @ Bob's Big Boy
May 17 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Bob's Big Boy Northridge Cruise Night @ Bob's Big Boy | Los Angeles | California | United States

At the end of a long week, you and your ride deserve to rev up and wind down.
Drive on over to Bobs of the West San Fernando Valley. Cruise in and park. Walk in and eat. Kick back and relax. Enjoy a mass gathering of awesome rides all round you!
An area of the parking lot gets sectioned off specifically for classics and muscle cars, it is well-lit and attended-to throughout the evening by a volunteer group.
We only ask that you patronize Bob’s or one of the other nearby eateries during your visit as a means to encourage them to keep supporting this cruise night. We also hope that you remember to be respectful of others’ safety and adhere to traffic laws.
And please, for the sake of the residents living across the street: No burnouts or loud/obnoxious music

May
19
Sun
Santa Barbara Cars and Coffee @ La Cumbre Plaza
May 19 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Santa Barbara Cars and Coffee @ La Cumbre Plaza

Every Sunday morning from 8AM to 10AM this group meets at La Cumbre Plaza near the intersection of La Cumbre Ave and State Street for a casual get together. Our meeting spot is the parking lot area between Vons and Sears. There are no fees, registrations or obligations. It’s just a bunch of car enthusiasts that like to get their cars out and enjoy them.

May
24
Fri
Bob’s Big Boy Northridge Cruise Night @ Bob's Big Boy
May 24 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Bob's Big Boy Northridge Cruise Night @ Bob's Big Boy | Los Angeles | California | United States

At the end of a long week, you and your ride deserve to rev up and wind down.
Drive on over to Bobs of the West San Fernando Valley. Cruise in and park. Walk in and eat. Kick back and relax. Enjoy a mass gathering of awesome rides all round you!
An area of the parking lot gets sectioned off specifically for classics and muscle cars, it is well-lit and attended-to throughout the evening by a volunteer group.
We only ask that you patronize Bob’s or one of the other nearby eateries during your visit as a means to encourage them to keep supporting this cruise night. We also hope that you remember to be respectful of others’ safety and adhere to traffic laws.
And please, for the sake of the residents living across the street: No burnouts or loud/obnoxious music

May
26
Sun
Cars & Coffee Ventura
May 26 @ 7:00 am – 10:00 am
Cars & Coffee Ventura @ Ventura | California | United States

Cars & Coffee Ventura is held on the last Sunday of the month in the parking lot of The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf, 4360 E. Main Street, Ventura, California. Hot Rods, Muscle Cars, Imports, Exotics, you name it, all cars are welcomed.

Santa Barbara Cars and Coffee @ La Cumbre Plaza
May 26 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Santa Barbara Cars and Coffee @ La Cumbre Plaza

Every Sunday morning from 8AM to 10AM this group meets at La Cumbre Plaza near the intersection of La Cumbre Ave and State Street for a casual get together. Our meeting spot is the parking lot area between Vons and Sears. There are no fees, registrations or obligations. It’s just a bunch of car enthusiasts that like to get their cars out and enjoy them.

May
31
Fri
Bob’s Big Boy Northridge Cruise Night @ Bob's Big Boy
May 31 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Bob's Big Boy Northridge Cruise Night @ Bob's Big Boy | Los Angeles | California | United States

At the end of a long week, you and your ride deserve to rev up and wind down.
Drive on over to Bobs of the West San Fernando Valley. Cruise in and park. Walk in and eat. Kick back and relax. Enjoy a mass gathering of awesome rides all round you!
An area of the parking lot gets sectioned off specifically for classics and muscle cars, it is well-lit and attended-to throughout the evening by a volunteer group.
We only ask that you patronize Bob’s or one of the other nearby eateries during your visit as a means to encourage them to keep supporting this cruise night. We also hope that you remember to be respectful of others’ safety and adhere to traffic laws.
And please, for the sake of the residents living across the street: No burnouts or loud/obnoxious music

Jun
2
Sun
Santa Barbara Cars and Coffee @ La Cumbre Plaza
Jun 2 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Santa Barbara Cars and Coffee @ La Cumbre Plaza

Every Sunday morning from 8AM to 10AM this group meets at La Cumbre Plaza near the intersection of La Cumbre Ave and State Street for a casual get together. Our meeting spot is the parking lot area between Vons and Sears. There are no fees, registrations or obligations. It’s just a bunch of car enthusiasts that like to get their cars out and enjoy them.

Jun
7
Fri
Bob’s Big Boy Northridge Cruise Night @ Bob's Big Boy
Jun 7 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Bob's Big Boy Northridge Cruise Night @ Bob's Big Boy | Los Angeles | California | United States

At the end of a long week, you and your ride deserve to rev up and wind down.
Drive on over to Bobs of the West San Fernando Valley. Cruise in and park. Walk in and eat. Kick back and relax. Enjoy a mass gathering of awesome rides all round you!
An area of the parking lot gets sectioned off specifically for classics and muscle cars, it is well-lit and attended-to throughout the evening by a volunteer group.
We only ask that you patronize Bob’s or one of the other nearby eateries during your visit as a means to encourage them to keep supporting this cruise night. We also hope that you remember to be respectful of others’ safety and adhere to traffic laws.
And please, for the sake of the residents living across the street: No burnouts or loud/obnoxious music

Jun
9
Sun
Santa Barbara Cars and Coffee @ La Cumbre Plaza
Jun 9 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Santa Barbara Cars and Coffee @ La Cumbre Plaza

Every Sunday morning from 8AM to 10AM this group meets at La Cumbre Plaza near the intersection of La Cumbre Ave and State Street for a casual get together. Our meeting spot is the parking lot area between Vons and Sears. There are no fees, registrations or obligations. It’s just a bunch of car enthusiasts that like to get their cars out and enjoy them.

Jun
14
Fri
Bob’s Big Boy Northridge Cruise Night @ Bob's Big Boy
Jun 14 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Bob's Big Boy Northridge Cruise Night @ Bob's Big Boy | Los Angeles | California | United States

At the end of a long week, you and your ride deserve to rev up and wind down.
Drive on over to Bobs of the West San Fernando Valley. Cruise in and park. Walk in and eat. Kick back and relax. Enjoy a mass gathering of awesome rides all round you!
An area of the parking lot gets sectioned off specifically for classics and muscle cars, it is well-lit and attended-to throughout the evening by a volunteer group.
We only ask that you patronize Bob’s or one of the other nearby eateries during your visit as a means to encourage them to keep supporting this cruise night. We also hope that you remember to be respectful of others’ safety and adhere to traffic laws.
And please, for the sake of the residents living across the street: No burnouts or loud/obnoxious music

Jun
16
Sun
Santa Barbara Cars and Coffee @ La Cumbre Plaza
Jun 16 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Santa Barbara Cars and Coffee @ La Cumbre Plaza

Every Sunday morning from 8AM to 10AM this group meets at La Cumbre Plaza near the intersection of La Cumbre Ave and State Street for a casual get together. Our meeting spot is the parking lot area between Vons and Sears. There are no fees, registrations or obligations. It’s just a bunch of car enthusiasts that like to get their cars out and enjoy them.

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