Canyon Lake Car Show

October 6, 2018 | 9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Canyon Lake Lodge & Surrounding Area

Classic is back as the Canyon Lake Car Show roars into Canyon Lake on Saturday, October 6 starting at 9 a.m.This event is all about the cars, with nearly 200 pre-1977 classic and custom vehicles anticipated to line in the Lodge parking lot. There is sure to be a car that everyone loves!

In addition to seeing hundreds of really cool vintage vehicles, Brett Harrell of High Energy Sound and Lighting will be playing music, there will be raffles, 50/50 drawing (co-hosted by the Family Matters Club), and vendor booths. The Canyon Lake Car Club will be selling event memorabilia including shirts for $15, posters for $2 and magnets for $1.

Of course, let's not forget about the food, there will be local food vendors selling breakfast burritos, In-N-Out Burger, street tacos, bacon-wrapped hot dogs, kettle corn, shaved ice, ice cream, and much more! Also, the Lighthouse Restaurant & Bar will be open during this event featuring a special custom event menu for breakfast and lunch. 

Schedule of Events

  • 6 a.m. - 7 a.m. | Vendor, Staff, and Food Booth Set Up
  • 7 a.m. - 9 a.m. | Participant Parking & Goodie Bag Pick-up
  • 9 a.m. | Car Show Begins & Spectators Welcome
  • 9 a.m. - 12 p .m. | Judging by Attendees, Pros, & Dignitaries
  • 12 p.m. | ShowCal Ski Show at Sunset Beach
  • 1:30 p.m. | Raffles, 50/50, Live Auction & Award Presentations

Important Event Reminders

  • There will be “No Parking” signs posted a few days before the event instructing no parking at the Lodge after midnight on Friday, October 5. Only vehicles with designated parking passes or vehicles with handicapped placards will be allowed into the Lodge parking lot. There will be golf cart parking only between the corner of Canyon Club Drive and Lighthouse Drive to the stop sign entering the Lodge parking lot.
  • No bicycles, scooters, or skateboards are permitted during the event to help avoid possible damage to the vintage cars and for the safety of pedestrians. Bicycle parking is available along the fence only.
  • The tennis courts will be closed until 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, October 6
  • Pets are not encouraged and must be on a leash.


  1. Participate
  2. History & Past Winners

Owners of pre-1977 vehicles are invited to participate in this event. Participants do not need to be part of the Canyon Lake Car Club or a resident of Canyon Lake to participate in this event. Registration is $25 and includes a participant goody bag with event memorabilia. Early registration is recommended. 

Cars are judged by peers, industry professionals, CLPOA staff, and City staff. More than 25 trophies will be presented. 

Download Registration Form (PDF)
(Registration Forms can also be picked up at the CLPOA's Member Services office)