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Reference for classic car events and racing in Northern Calif.

Hi Everyone,


Thanks to everyone that attended our meeting last night. After a quickly corrected error, we were able to hold our zoom meeting as scheduled and had a turnout of 14 people that lasted well over two hours! Of the many topics brought up at the meeting, it was asked how to find out about events going on in our area. I have subscribed to the Nor Cal Car Culture Calendar put together every week by Tim Newey for some time and it is very informative. In fact, It is probably the one email subscription that I have that I actually read every week! Tim works incredibly hard on this calendar and it is really well put together. I was able to briefly meet him and his brother at Autorama earlier this year and they were both really nice guys who truly care about the classic car culture here in Northern California and the Nevada border. If you are getting the itch to get that Corvair out to a Cars & Coffee or a cruise or, one day, an actual car show, I encourage you all to subscribe to his newsletter. He only emails once a week and you will not be hit with any spam or nonsense. Just a lot of helpful information of events in your area. Also, if you are planning on holding an event, send him an email with details so he can include it in his newsletter. For reference, I have pasted this weeks newsletter below so you all can see what they look like when they come to your inbox. The text in blue are links to the shows on Facebook or on the web. They may not link on this email, but when you get the newsletter, you will be able to click on them for more info. I hope everyone is happy, healthy and safe. Looking forward to seeing all of you and your Corvairs in person soon! Josh Deitcher Membership SFBA CORSA Western Division Director CORSA It seems like each week there are more and more events which I hope is a good sign. My plan is to drive my 54 Chevy Pickup to the Richard Stinnott Memorial Car Show in Marysville this Saturday. Misty and her team have been working hard to put on a great show to honor her late father. There are Cars & Coffees and Cruise-Ins all over Northern California. If you are aware of one that I missed please let me know. I received a bunch of emails telling me about the new temporary location of the Cars and Coffee Folsom in El Dorado Hills. I really appreciate the help. The Tracy Cars & Coffee is also at a new location this week! I am thrilled to announce another new sponsor this week, Gary and Mary Hoffman from Di Stasio Vineyards. It is a family owned and operated business on Shenandoah Road in Plymouth. Mary's Di Stasio family has been farming this land since 1911. They specialize in handcrafted estate wines. They feature an authentic Italian food menu (panini and caprese salad). They are available for tours as well as private events and weddings. Please go check out the beautiful vineyard views and sample their amazing food and wine. I sure appreciate their generosity. Don't forget, we are always looking for more sponsors, so if you know of a business that might benefit by having an ad in our weekly emails please let me know. We are completely sold out of our 2020 American Car Culture t-shirts. The next order should be here soon. (I hope). Please click HERE if you would like to reserve one. If you have something to sell or are looking for a great deal please check out our Free Classified Ads. I have been adding a few of our cars for sale to our Classified Ads as well. Also, if you are in the Sacramento area, please stop by and see me at my brother Rich's Route 40 Classics, 6008 Auburn Blvd. in Citrus Heights. Have fun and be safe! Tim Anderson: The Hawes Classic Car Show is Sunday, October 4th from 2pm to 7pm at the Historic Hawes Farm, 6465 Deschutes Road. Auburn: The Mel’s Diner Show and Shine is Wednesday, September 30th from 4pm to ? at the Mel’s Diner, 1730 Grass Valley Highway. Bakersfield: Chuys Thursday Cruise In is Thursday, October 1st at 6pm at Chuy's Mesquite Broiler, 8660 Rosedale Highway. Benicia: Cars & Coffee Benicia is Saturday, October 3rd at 8am at Starbucks, 90 Solano Square. Carmichael: The Carmichael Cars & Coffee is Sunday, October 4th from 8am to 10am at Starbucks, 4005 Manzanita Avenue. Citrus Heights: Cruise-In at California Burgers is Wednesday, September 30th from 5pm to 8pm at California Burgers, 8537 Auburn Blvd. Clearlake: The Carl's Jr Eat & Meet is Friday, October 2nd from 5pm to 7pm at 15895 Dam Road Ext. Concord: Hot Concord Nights is Saturday, October 3rd at 6:30pm at Mel's Diner, 4391 Treat Blvd. Concord: Coffee, Cars & Bikes is Saturday, October 3rd from 10am to 1pm at Perfect Brew & Juice, 1776 Arnold Industrial Way. El Dorado Hills: Cars and Coffee Folsom is Saturday, October 3rd from 7:30am to 9:30am in the Parking Lot to the right of the Regal Movie Theater, 2101 Vine Street. "New Location" Elk Grove: Mike's Tuesday Night Car Show is Tuesday, September 29th from 5pm to 8pm at Mike's Diner, 9139 E. Stockton Blvd. Elk Grove: The Cars & Pizza Curry is Sunday, October 4th from 10:30am to 1pm at The Original Chicago's Pizza & Curry, 9308 Elk Grove Blvd. Fairfield: The Solano County Lowrider Council Cruise Night is Saturday, October 3rd at Smart & Final, 2525 N. Texas Street. Folsom: Classic Cruise Night is Wednesday, September 30th from 4:30pm to 8pm at La Rosa Blanca Mexican Restaurant, 402 Natoma Street. Friant: The Friant Coffee & Cars is Saturday, October 3rd from 9am to 12pm at 17304 N Friant Road. Grass Valley: Cars and Coffee in Grass Valley is Saturday, October 3rd from 7am to 10am at Daily Donuts, 117 W. McKnight Way. Grass Valley: The Downtown Grass Valley Classic Car Poker Cruise is Saturday, October 3rd at 11am in Downtown Grass Valley. Marysville: The 5th Annual Richard Sinnott Memorial Car Show is Saturday, October 3rd from 11am to 3pm at the Marysville Flea Market, 1468 Simpson Lane. Menlo Park: Cars and Coffee Menlo Park is Sunday, October 4th from 8:30am to 11am at CoffeeBar Menlo Park, 1149 Chestnut Street. Modesto: The Pharoahs Cruise-In is Friday, October 2nd from 6pm to 9pm at the A&W Restaurant, 1404 G Street. Mountain View: The Mountain View Cars & Coffee is Saturday, October 3rd from 7am to 10:30am at Starbucks, 2410 Charleston Road. Napa: The Napa Friday Night Car Meet is Friday, October 2nd at 7pm at the Napa In-N-Out, 820 W. Imola Avenue. Pleasanton: The Goodguys Friday Night At The Drive-In is Friday, October 2nd from 5:30pm to 10pm at the Alameda County Fair, 4501 Pleasanton Avenue. Rancho Cordova: The GT Auto Lounge Cars & Coffee is Saturday, October 3rd from 7:30am to 12pm at GT Auto Lounge, 2421 Mercantile Drive. Sacramento: The Florin Fat Fenders Cruise Night is Saturday, September 26th from 4pm to 8pm at Burger Junction, 7900 Florin Road. (Florin & Power Inn) Sacramento: Cars & Coffee at Country Club Plaza is Saturday, October 3rd from 8am to 10am at Country Club Plaza, behind the old Macy's store, 2310 Watt Avenue. Sacramento: The Cap City MotorTour is Saturday, October 3rd from 10am to 2pm at the California Automobile Museum, 2200 Front Street. San Jose: The San Jose Classic Car Meetup is Thursday, October 1st at 3pm at Mojo Burgers, 1401 Foxworthy Avenue. San Luis Obispo: The Central Coast Cruise Night is Saturday, October 3rd from 6pm to 8pm at Wells Fargo, 665 March Street. Santa Maria: The West Coast Kustoms Swap Meet and Flea Market is Saturday, October 3rd at 8am at the Santa Maria Fairpark, 937 S. Thornburg Street. Tracy: The Tracy Cars & Coffee is Saturday, October 3rd from 9am to 11am at The Shops at Northgate Village, 1005 E. Pescadero Avenue. "New Location" Tracy: The C10 Club Cruise Night is Saturday, October 3rd at 5pm at OSH Parking Lot, 1975 W. 11th Street. Williams: The Yearly Big M Pig Roast is Saturday, October 3rd at Big M Auto Dismantlers, 271 N. 7th Street. For the latest updates, please visit our website: NorCalCarCulture.com or our Facebook Page. If would like to add a show or event to our calendar please email the information to: tnewey@norcalcarculture.com.







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