Miss Information’s Guide to Auto Activities

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* Compiled by Joan Denver. Readers are advised to call ahead to verify events and times, which are subject to change. Send listings to Miss Information’s Automotive Calendar of Events, 6475 E. Pacific Coast Highway, Suite 375, Long Beach, CA 90803. To fax listings: (714) 761-3500. To subscribe: (714) 229-9100.

Continuing Events

Los Angeles. “Coast Road, 1900-1950,” through Jan. 7, presents photographic history of California’s coast, including construction of Pacific Coast Highway and development and urbanization of coastal communities. Also: “Hollywood Star Cars: Great Cars of the Movies,” exhibition of more than 20 famed autos from films, through Jan. 28. Petersen Automotive Museum, 6060 Wilshire Blvd. (at Fairfax Avenue). (323) 930-2277;

Pomona. California RV Show, 48th annual, presents latest in recreational vehicles, accessories and technology. Fairplex, 1101 W. McKinley Ave. Daily, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., through Sunday. (909) 274-9215;


Coming Events


Camp Pendleton. Classic Car Show 2000, presented by Marine Corps Community Services, includes classic and signature vehicles, static displays of military air, ground and amphibious equipment. Open to military and civilians. Camp Pendleton, Main Gate, off Interstate 5 in Oceanside. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (760) 763-0680.

Coronado. Chrysler-Jeep Classic Speed Festival, vintage racing with more than 200 historic race and sports cars, vendor village, aviation displays. North Island Naval Air Station. Gates open 8 a.m. Also Sunday, 8 a.m. (619) 283-5808.


Hermosa Beach. Project Touch Car Show presents 150 pre-1970 cars, including three award winners from Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, and 50 Harley-Davidson motorcycles. Proceeds benefit nonprofit Project Touch teen counseling service. Clark Field, 861 Valley Dr. (one block west of Pacific Coast Highway). 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. (310) 379-6319.

Huntington Beach. Das OCTO Fest, swap and display meet presented by Orange County Transporter Organization, open to pre-1967 Volkswagen buses and trucks. Transporter Garden, 7732 Talbert Ave. (at Kovacs). 8 a.m. to noon. (714) 848-5955.

Long Beach. Cycle Show and Swap Meet. Long Beach Veterans Stadium, East Conant Street and Clark Avenue. 7 a.m. (714) 557-1846.

Stanton. NASCAR and NHRA Racing Collectible Show. Rack & Cue Billiards, 7520 Katella Ave. (near Western). 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. (909) 902-0217.