Hot Rod Weekends

May 7, 2013

Here are a few hot rod get-togethers planned for this weekend… Send information regarding car shows, cruises and other hotrod and classic car events to HRREditor@NBM.com.

May 11, 2013: WarBirds Wings & Wheels 5 at the Estrella WarBird Museum & Woodland Auto Display, 4251 Dry Creek Rd., Paso Robles, Calif. The event is a combination display of aircraft, automobiles and racing history. www.ewarbirds.org/www5

May 10-11, 2013: Chickasha Spring Swap Meet, adjacent to the Grady County Fairgrounds, 712 West Choctaw Ave., Chickasha, Okla. 73018. The Chickasha Antique Auto Club presents the event, which benefits many area charities. Free admission. www.chickashaautoswapmeet.com

May 11, 2013: Arroyo 12 Annual Classic & Custom Car and Bike Show will take place at Arroyo High School, 15701 Lorenzo Ave., San Lorenzo, Calif. The event is hosted by the Arroyo Athletic Boosters, in memory of Rick DeVecchi. www.arroyocarshow.com

May 10-11, 2013: The Blue Oval All Ford Cruise starts Friday with an hour-long cruise from Tupelo Auto Museum, 1 Otis Blvd, Tupelo, Miss., to the George Poteets Ford Farm in Holly Springs. The Saturday cruise-in includes admission to the museum. Random drawings for cash and door prizes. www.blueovalcruise.net

May 11, 2013: The 7th Annual Tractor and Car Show, and Strawberry Festival will be held at the Farm Store at Kellogg Ranch, 4102 S. University Dr., Pomona, Calif. Presented by the Cal Poly Pomona Farm Store, from 10AM – 4PM, the event is open to all customs, antiques, classics, muscle cars, street rods, special interest, motorcycles and tractors. Contact Brenda: 909-869-6722.

May 11, 2013: Marches Transport Festival, on the grounds of Ludlow Castle, West Midlands, England. The event will host more than 180 classic and vintage cars and takes place concurrently with the Ludlow Spring Festival, which will feature local food and drink, along with talks and demonstrations. www.marchestransportfestival.co.uk

May 11, 2013: The Newsday Field of Wheels Exhibition & Show, on the lawn at Newsday, 235 Pinelawn Rd., Melville, N.Y., from 11AM – 4PM. Cars must be registered in advance. Admission is free; the event showcases various makes models, classes and years of vehicles from Long Island. www.newsday.com/fieldofwheels