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Don't Miss It! Pacific Coast Dream Machines, Half Moon Bay Airport, May 1, 2011
SPECTACULAR DISPLAY OF AUTOMOBILES
AT MASSIVE PACIFIC COAST DREAM MACHINES SHOW
MAY 1, 2011 AT HALF MOON BAY (CA) AIRPORT
HALF MOON BAY, CALIFORNIA -- There's nothing quite like it. One of the west coast's biggest, most fascinating gatherings of the world's coolest cars -- representing every style and era -- will be featured at the 21st Annual Pacific Coast Dream Machines Show on Sunday, May 1, 2011 in Half Moon Bay, California.
Half Moon Bay Airport will be packed with a mesmerizing array of 2,000 antique, vintage, classic, custom, and exotic cars along with a remarkable, curious and absolutely unique array of motorized mechanical wonders celebrating ingenuity, power and style from the 20th and 21st centuries.
Proud owners show up in cars that come in all shapes, colors and sizes. Spectators will get a rare up-close look at antique horseless carriages and Ford Model T's, fanciful touring and luxury cars, powerful sports cars, custom cars and street rods, muscle cars, vintage and modern era high-performance race cars, quirky art and pedal cars, modified street machines with cutting edge styles, exotic high-performance cars, stylish European cars, ultra cool low-riders, sporty compacts, modified imports with flashy graphics, fashionable hip-hop urban show cars, homebuilt kit cars, super-charged turbo cars and trucks, "green" technology/alternative fuel vehicles, streamliners, dragsters, funny cars, gassers, and jet cars.
Displays include exceptional vintage warbirds, classics from the 40's and 50's and homebuilt aircraft, tricked out trucks and motorcycles, model-T fire engines, vintage busses, one-of-a-kind antique engines and tractors, helicopter and bi-plane rides, kinetic art, rolling sculptures -- to benefit the Coastside Adult Day Health Center.
The show will be held at Half Moon Bay Airport on Sunday, May 1, 2011. Hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Spectator admission is $20 (adults), $10 (age 11-17 and 65+), and free (age 10 and under).
To show a car, the registration fee is $30 ($40 for entries postmarked after April 15) and includes a dash plaque and admission for two people.
Half Moon Bay Airport is located on Highway 1, 20 miles south of San Francisco and 5 miles north of Highway 92.