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: 4/25/15

What's New

Events in 2015

(Please send event information to the Rich Peters)

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North Meets South 2015

Cambria Pines Lodge, 2905 Burton Drive, Cambria, CA 93428
Special room rates have been confirmed until March 30, 2015.  Ask for 356 Club rates. Call the hotel (805) 924-3353 and reserve your room now on the honor system (i.e.- if you reserve it you are planning to attend...).  Additional information on the What's New page.

Direct Link to the Online Event Registration




Parts Heaven / LPR Swap Meet and Concours. PartsHeaven.

23694 Bermjardt St. Hayward, CA
Swap starts at 7:30; Concours at 8.




356CAR Saratoga Mountain Roads Tour

Starts at 9:30 from Saratoga. Meet at 9:30am, leave at 10am.
Meeting Point is Downtown Saratoga, Big Basin Way, in the large Parking Lot behind the stores on the right side. Map Link: Rose International Market 14445 Big Basin Way Saratoga CA 94060

Tour Highlights: Mountain Roads, lots of them. Stop #1, Mountain Feed and Farm supply, a fun and unique outdoor garden/home/pet store, that has been rated as one of the best in the State by several magazines and Yelp, something for everyone... Stop #2, Lunch at the Highway #1 Brewery... Stop #3 Town of Pescadero time to walk lunch browse the shops, Final Destination...The Alpine Inn in Portola Valley about 3:30-4 pm. Tour will be 100 miles, and a little over 3 hours driving, not including stops. Contact Steve Douglas for questions


A Day at the Lake

11 am to ???. Take a drive to Lake Wildwood- enjoy a great drive and a day on the lake. Sponsored by Fred and Anita Huberty. RSVP by July 12! to the Hubertys via email or (530) 432-7769. Limited to 20 cars. Directions will be provided; bring some snacks, salad or dessert to share.




Nor-Cal Treffen

Dave Brubeck Park, Concord. A "Gathering" of air cooled VW's and Porsches. Swapping is allowed as long as you drive the parts into the show in your show car. No pre-reg required. $15.00 per car, spectators are free. www.norcalvintagevwandporschetreffen.com


Monterey Car Week Events - August 8-16

Calendar of Events, forum, car clubs, sponsorships, news, hotels and dining guide. Complete guide here.


Rolex Monterey Motorsports Pre-Reunion

Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. This is the relaxed kickoff to the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion August 13-16.  Admission is $20 per day.  See www.mazdaraceway.com for additional information.


Carmel-By-The-Sea Concours On The Avenue

See www.carmelconcours.com for additional ionformation.


Automobilia Monterey

Embassy Suites, Seaside. The largest automobilia show in America and the only time during the vintage weekend where you will find ~50 international dealers in a single venue selling original posters, photographs, etc.  See www.automobiliamonterey.com for additional information.


Second Annual Porsche Werks Reunion

Rancho Canada Golf Course, Carmel Valley. Spectators are free. See www.werksreunion.com for additional information and registration link.


Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca

~550 vintage vehicles with Shelby GT3560 Mustang the featured marque.  Ford Motor Company is supporting the effort by designing a paddock display to showcase the history of the marque, its racing successes and the cars that made it famous.  See www.mazdaraceway.com for additional information.




Gathering Of The Faithful

This year's GOF will be held at the beautiful Sonoma Mission Inn and Spa in Glen Ellen. Additional details and registration will be available in early August.


Drive Your Porsche Day

Watch www.356CAR.org for additional information.


Early 911S 25th Anniversary

Embassy Suites, Monterey. (during Porsche Rennsport Weekend). Registration at MotorsportReg.com.


356 Registry Reunion

Carmel Valley. Refreshments, dinner and socializing limited to 160 Porsche 356s. Carmel Valley Park. See renn-dezvous.356registry.org for details and link to registration form. Registration opens May 1st.


356 Gathering

Point Pinos Grill
Pacific Grove. 3 PM. Watch 356car.org for additional details as the date approaches.



Porsche Rennsport Reunion V

Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. Three days of vintage racing, concours and a number of additional activities celebrating each of the six decades of Porsche race cars and Porsche history.  See www.pca.org for additional information. See PCNA press release here.




12th Classic Sports Racing Group Charity Challenge Race Weekend

Sonoma Raceway. Take a tax-deductible three-lap ride for charity in the vintage racecar of your choice for a good cause. See www.csrgracing.org for additional information.