Miss Information’s Guide to Auto Activities
* 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.
Palm Springs. Industrial designer Raymond Loewy, whose works include the U.S. Postal Service logo, the double-decker Greyhound Scenicruiser bus, the interior of the Concorde SST passenger jet and the 1961 Studebaker Avanti, is honored in a weeklong series of events in the city where the futuristic Avanti was penned. The event includes a show of Loewy designs at the Montana St. Martin Gallery and a series of lectures and seminars on his influence on industrial and automotive design. The Avanti Car Clubs will stage a parade of Loewy-designed autos from 2-3:30 p.m. Saturday. (760) 323-7183; https://www.montana-st-martin.com.
Pomona. Antique auto, Corvette, Porsche, street-rod and Volkswagen swap meet and car show. 5 a.m.-2 p.m., rain or shine. Los Angeles County Fairplex. (714) 538-7091; https://www.pomonaswapmeet.com.