YOU ARE HERE: LAT HomeCollections

Events Calendar

Miss Information's Guide to Auto Activities

November 01, 2000

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;

Coming Events


Mission Hills. Santa Monica Sports Car Club/SCCA Navigational Rally. Starts at Bank of America, 10300 Sepulveda Blvd. Registration 7 p.m.; rally 8 p.m. (310) 372-7168 or (818) 894-3549.


Buena Park. Kit Collectors Exposition and Sale, world's biggest model swap, featuring models, kits, supplies and related items. Sequoia Conference Center, 7530 Orangethorpe Ave. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. (714) 826-5218.

Buena Park. Year 2000 Toy Sales Show, including collector toy cars, Hot Wheels and models. Holiday Inn, 7000 Beach Blvd. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. (253) 857-7867 or (310) 659-0239.

Hansen Dam. Best Ride by a Dam Site, all-British motorcycle event, presented by Southern California Norton Owners Club. Includes 85-mile canyon ride ending with bike show at Hansen Dam Recreation Area. Riders should meet at parking lot at Osborne Street/Foothill Boulevard exit off 210 Freeway west of Sunland-Tujunga. Ride starts at 10 a.m. (626) 585-2234.

Long Beach. Hi-Performance Swap Meet and Car Show, presented by Ecology Auto Parts. Veterans Stadium, East Conant Street and Clark Avenue. 6 a.m. (800) 762-9785;

Van Nuys. Best of France and Italy Car Show and Swap Meet, gathering of hundreds of French and Italian cars, motorcycles and scooters. Woodley Park, 6350 Woodley Ave. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (626) 797-4221;

NOV. 8-12

Anaheim. California International Auto Show, first on West Coast to kick off 2001 model year, presents more than 700 cars, pickups, minivans and sport-utility vehicles. Show, with 35 participating manufacturers, features 2001 Acura MDX, 2001 Toyota Sequoia and 2002 Chevy TrailBlazer SUVs, 2001 Porsche 911 Turbo, 2002 Ford Neiman Marcus Edition Thunderbird. Presented by Orange County Automobile Dealers Assn. and Southland Motor Car Dealers Assn. Anaheim Convention Center, 800 W. Katella Ave. Nov. 8, 2 to 10 p.m.; Nov. 9-10, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Nov. 11, 9 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Nov. 12, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. (714) 765-8950;


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.

Los Angeles Times Articles