Posts tagged with the keyword: ‘classic cars’


Happy 129th, Pasadena!

Happy 129th, Pasadena!
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In 1886, Pasadena incorporated “largely as a measure to rid the city of its saloon.”¹ How’s that for a reason? Would Pasadena’s “founding fathers” cringe at the multitude of basic, casual, raucous, and fine drinking venues that currently exist? We hope not. Hopefully, a thimble of 93.7 proof Kentucky Ridgemont Reserve whiskey at the Blind […]

Pasadena Police Showing Off Some Classic Cars

Pasadena Police Showing Off Some Classic Cars

Ever caught a ride in a helicopter? The chance to take a ride-along in a police helicopter is on auction at the Pasadena Police Classic Car Show being held on Green Street, adjacent to the Chalk Festival on Sunday, June 15th. Hear live music, visit food booths, invest in raffle prizes, and meander the rows of old […]

A 1941 Willy’s, The Candy Wrapper Museum & “Alcestis”

A 1941 Willy’s, The Candy Wrapper Museum & “Alcestis”

This Sunday, get a rare view of some classic cars on the Grand Lawn of the Ambassador Auditorium in Pasadena. “Barn Finds” include a 1929 Hudson towing a 1932 trailer (the country’s first patented travel trailer), as well as a 1941 Willy’s 100 point car, an award-winning 1958 Edsel restoration, and a 1959 Corvette 283/245 […]

It’s a Motor Classic in San Marino

It’s a Motor Classic in San Marino

A welcome dinner on the patio at the Annandale Country Club. A self-driving architectural tour through San Marino and Pasadena ending at the Huntington for lunch. A gala to benefit the Petersen Automotive Museum at the Flying A Garage. Be a part of what Automobile Weekly calls “Pebble Beach South” for the San Marino Motor […]

The San Marino Motor Classic

San Marino, one might reasonably assume, has more than its fair share of beautiful classic cars. Per capita. So does Pasadena, if the recent Old Town Ferrari Show is any indication (not that all Ferraris are classics, but you know what we mean). Even if you’re not what is known in the culture as a […]

Father’s Day PoPo Car Show

Father’s Day PoPo Car Show

Real men like cars. Ipso facto, the object of your Father’s Day celebrating will enjoy the Pasadena Police Department’s ninth annual classic car show. Roughly 100 hot rods and vintage rides will be on display, some from as far back as 1900. There will also be live music, a raffle, food booths and an auction […]

Classic Cars Visit South Pas

Classic Cars Visit South Pas

This Sunday, South Pasadena’s Mission Street, a leg of the old Route 66, will be lined with with more than 400 classic cars.  The 5th Annual Cruz’n for Roses Hot Rod and Classic Car Show promotes the city’s float in the Rose Parade — the oldest self-built float in the tournament. Each year South Pasadenans […]

Concours d'Elegance Car Show

Concours d'Elegance Car Show

The Concours d’Elegance has fast become one of the premier classic car shows in the country, and it’s returning to Brookside Park this Sunday. At dawn, more than 350 vintage automobiles will parade into the Rose Bowl area, from horseless carriages to European sports cars, ’50s muscle cars to Aston Martins. After the judges do […]

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