356CAR Monthly Meetings

Bay Area Breakfast

1st Saturday at Mimi's Cafe, 2208 Bridgepoint Parkway, San Mateo, in the Bridgepointe Shopping Center, just off 92 east of 101. Breakfast starts at 8:30-9 AM. Google map link is available here. Contact Michael Hodos via email or 650-326-6121 for information.

Sacramento Area Breakfast

2nd Saturday at Marie Callendar's, 9:00 AM. 5525 Sunrise Blvd, Citrus Heights, CA  95610 (916-961-8571) Google map link is available here. Breakfast is buffet style with a short meeting afterwards. Contact Jim Hardie via email or 916-972-7232 for information.

Hollister Area Breakfast

3rd Saturday at San Juan Golf Course, Hollister at 8:30 AM. Google map link is available here. Contact Jack and Sally Biersdorff via email or 831-636-3046 for information.

Santa Cruz Dinner Meeting

1st Tuesday at 6:30 pm a Johnny's Harborside, 493 Lake St., Santa Cruz. www.johnnysharborside.com for good food, views of the harbor and come before 6 pm for great happy hour deals. Contact Steve Douglas via email or 831-239-1291 for information.

5th Saturday Central Coast Breakfast

9:00 AM Spanish Bay Golf Course Clubhouse, Pebble Beach. Enter 17 Mile Drive via the Pacific Grove Gate, mention the Porsche Break- fast for free entrance. Contact George Breein via email or 408.888.5925

Updated: 2/20/17

What's New

Events in 2017

(Please send event information to the Rich Peters)

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1st & 3rd Saturdays of each month

Gatherings at EASY in Emeryville. 9-12


Big Sur Drive

Meet 9am at the Cross Roads Center- Rio Rd and Highway #1. Then on to Big Sur for Breakfast Rain or Shine.




LA Literature Meet and Toy Show

Open Houses and Swap Meet. New Organizer/Sponsor:  Stoddard / NLA www.lalitandtoyshow.com

New this year are bus tours to various shops and open houses; see website for additional details. Download a complete list of the weekend's events. (PDF)


HMSA Vintage Races at Laguna Seca




Fools Day Tour/Rally in San Jose with PCA Loma Prieta Region

Additional details on the LPR webstie calendar. Hosted by Steve Douglas.


North meets South

Hosted by the 356Club of Southern California. New location in Paso Robles at the Allegretto Vineyard Resort. Registration is now open using this link: North meets South Registration.

Hotel rooms at the Allegretto Resort under the "Porsche 356 Group" at special rates are sold out. There are numerious other hotels and B&Bs in the area with a variety rooms available.




Luftgekühlt 4

Los Angeles. This event has grown into the "Must do for air cooled Porsche Owners" See event website for additional details and location. luftgekuhlt.com


Spring Classic Event at Laguna Seca

Laguna Seca has added a new event to its 2017 schedule. The Spring Classic event boasts nine different race groups that will qualify on Friday, May 19, and race on Saturday, May 20, and Sunday, May 21. The nine groups of historic race cars that will be in competition include 1967-1972 Formula B, 1973-1984 SCCA Production GT Cars, 1966-1972 Trans-Am, 1966-1974 Can-Am, 1973-1979 Formula Atlantic, 1966-1972 Trans Am 2.5 Liter, 1983-2007 World Sports Car – Le Mans Prototype, 1979-2006 Historic Stock Cars, and 1967-1984 Formula 1. Two-wheel enthusiasts can also enjoy historic motorcycles making exhibition laps each day. The primary focus of the groups are race cars from the 1970s, 1980s, and 1990s. Additional information is on the Mazda Raceway website.




Sonoma Historic Motorsports Weekend

Sonoma Raceway


Porsche only Swap Meet

Parts Heaven, Hayward 7am




PCA Porsche Parade

Spokane, Washington


Gary Emory's Campout

McMinnville, Oregon. Registration is open: 2017 Emory Porsche Campout




Monterey Car week 

Concours on the Avenue Tuesday; Werkes Reunion Friday at a new location TBA.