Updates on 356 Events coming up June through August

Updates on 356 Events coming up
June
31-June 2  Historic races Sonoma Festival of Speed Sear Point Raceway
1     Newark Breakfast 8:30am Jack’s in the Nepark Mall
1    Gathering at EASY  Emeryville
2    PCA – 356CAR at the River Cats Baseball Game – Sacramento RSVP to Joy Fifer Joyfifer@gmail.com
2    Porsche VW Swap Meet – 7am-2pm Concord High School, Concord Ave, Concord www.facebook.com/events/286929201989100/
5    Peaks and Valleys Drive to Murphys, see flier here   https://files.constantcontact.com/dfca4be7001/5f7ffc14-b793-4339-bb38-93f30d55e5a2.pdf
8  Visit to Dick DeLuna’s Car Collection in Woodside – Saturday June 8, 2019   Dick DeLuna will host a visit to his extensive classic car collection in Woodside. Those interested in viewing the collection should meet at Dick’s house in Woodside. Following the visit there may be an optional lunch at a nearby restaurant depending upon the number of attendees interested in having lunch.

Meet Location: Parking will be available on Dick’s driveway about 9:00 when his gate will be opened. His home is located at 1470 Canada Road. You can also park on the street in front of Dick’s home. Dick asked that we not park in town to avoid overwhelming the small downtown area. Early arrivers can park at Dick’s and then take the short walk into town (less than a 1000 feet) where there is a coffee shop and also a bakery for coffee/snacks/breakfast. Water and coffer will also be available prior to the tour at Dick’s home.  Meet Time: The tour will start at 10:00 am and will last about an hour and a half. If you come early (9:00 or later) you can park on Dick’s driveway or on the street in front of his home and visit there or go into town for coffee/etc.

8    Sacramento Breakfast – 9am  Marie Calendars Sunrise Blvd near Madison
9    PCA Sac Valley Concours at Niello Porsche Rocklin.  From the May 19th date rained out.
15     Hollister Breakfast 8:30am  San Juan Oaks, Golf Course
23    PCA Concours @ Fremont Porsche
29    5th Saturday Breakfast in Pacific Grove 9am  Pt. Pinos Grill
29    Tilden Park Peaks and Valley Challenge   10am Meet other 356ers at Tilden Park near Berkeley and Oakland on this Peaks and Valley event where we will visit the famous steam train (Redwood Valley Railway), visit the he Tilden Park Merry-Go-Round, take in some amazing views of the SF Bay Area and finish up with a picnic lunch.  The steam train is a 15 inch gauge miniature railway that can be ridden around a scenic loop in the tall trees of the park, the Merry-Go-Round is menagerie type carousel located in in the park that was built by the Herschel-Spillman Company of Tonawanda, New York in 1911, and is one of the few antique carousels still operating in the United States. Please send Barney Speckman an email to register for the event. He will provide suggested routes to take to get to the meet location. Bring a picnic lunch and something to share.

 Contact Person; Barney Speckman, bmspeckman@aol.com, 925 367 3940   Meet Time: 10:30 am

Meet Location: Spillover parking lot (lower spillover parking lot) at the Redwood Valley Railway located at Grizzly Peak Boulevard &, Lomas Cantadas, Orinda, CA 94563. See Google link below.
29     PCA Auto Cross Stockton Fairgrounds
July
6    Newark Breakfast 8:30am Jack’s
6     EASY Gathering Emeryville
13    Sacramento Breakfast
14    PCA Concours Reno
17   High Sierra Drive and Dine, July 17 (Peaks and Valleys Drive) Escape the valley July heat and enjoy a beautiful drive along the Yuba River. We will drive through gold rush towns of Camptonville and Downieville, then up to the Sardine Lake Resort (sardinelakeresort.com) for an evening dinner. Sardine Lake is nestled at the base of the SierraButtes at an elevation of about 6,000 ft. At the eastern edge of the lake is the Sardine Lake Resort, (www.sardinelakeresort.com/index.html) a small family-run lodge and cabins started in 1941. The area is renowned for fishing, hiking, birding, wildflowers and scenic beauty. Not to mention the great car photo ops. In the summer, the family offers full menu of excellent dinners and fine wine. For this event the 356CAR group has reservations for 32 individuals at 6 pm. Along the way we will stop (2 pm) at the Kentucky Mine Historic Park and Museum where participants can join a group tour of the mine and see an actual stamp mill working. This is a chance to see and hear the sounds of a working gold mine. For more information visit www.sierracountyhistory.org/kentucky-mine-historic-park-and-museum
The event will leave the Auburn Target store parking lot on Wednesday July 17 at 11:30am. Target is located at the corner of Bell Rd and Hwy 49 on the north side of Auburn. The mine tour will be at 2pm and dinner at Sardine Lake will begin at 6pm. The drive home will be at your choice. Some return on Hwy 49 others have preferred to return on Hwy 89 to Truckee and I-80 back to the valley. Sunset will be approximately 8:30pm that day. There is no limit on the number of cars making the drive, however there is a limit of 32 people for dinner.
Please RSVP by either emailing Fred Huberty at 356car@sbcglobal.net or calling 530 432-7769 by July 10. Instructions for the drive will be provided to those signing up for the event www.sardinelakeresort.com/index.html for room reservations or several other hotels/lodges in nearby towns
20    Hollister Breakfast
20     Cars and Coffee Laguna Seca 8-10a
21    356 Club Concours San Clemente  Registration opens late May  www.356Club.org
August 
3    Newark Breakfast @ Jack’s
3    EASY Gathering Emeryville
4    Nor Cal Porsche VW Treffpunkt 8-2:30am  Dave Brubeck Park, Concord Ave (next to Concord High)  $20/car. spend the day in the park, lots of shade, on grass parking, lots of air-cooled VWs and Porsche of all types.
4    PCA Concours  Carlsen Porsche Redwood City
10     Sacramento Breakfast
10-11   PreReunion Vintage Races at Laguna Seca
12       Monterey Porsche Classic Party, 5pm at dealership, free ticket must be reserved top attend.
12-18    Monterey Car Week: Concours, races, drives, Werkes Reunion (registration now open)
17    Hollister Breakfast
31    5th Saturday Breakfast Pacific Grove
September
7    Newark Breakfast
8    Porsche VW Swap Meet at Concord High School ( repeat event see info June 2nd)
14    Sacramento 356 Breakfast
12-15  356 Mendocino Tour TBA
15    PCA Auto Cross Sonoma TBA
21    Hollister Breakfast
22    Drive Your 356 Day, Various Tour locations TBA
22    PCA Concours Petaluma Redwood Region
28-29    PCA Auto Cross Marina Airport
29    PCA Concours Carmel Valley Community Park  MBR
October
2-6    356 Registry West Coast Holiday  Flagstaff AZ
5    Newark Breakfast
5     EASY
10    PCA Auto Cross at Thunderhill Raceway
12    Sacramento Breakfast
19    Hollister Breakfast
20    Gathering of the Faithful – Blackhawk Country Club
November
December
21    Jack Stags 356th Day Party, San Clemente
Reserve the Dates
NORTH SOUTH 2020 – Embassy Suites San Luis Obispo  May 14-17 2020
WEST COAST HOLIDAY 2020   Bend, Oregon August 25-30th, 2020  Riverhouse Host Hotel
Concours at Les Schwab Amphitheater