Palo Alto British Car Show returns (to Brisbane)

The 2008 British Car MeetThe Sierra Point Marina will be the new location for the 2008 British Car Meet (formerly held in Palo Alto, CA), returning this September 6th and 7th. Here’s details:

New Location … New Location … New Location …

THE BRITISH CAR MEET * 2008
Sierra Point Marina * Brisbane, CA
Saturday & Sunday * September 6th & 7th

Join us for one of the most historic British automotive events in California at our new dockside venue at the Sierra Point Marina. Over 400 quirky, classic, and thoroughly lovable British cars are once again expected to grace the lawn and adjacent parking area in Brisbane,California. This is essentially the old Palo Alto meet in its new location. We are also expecting another great display of automotive oddities provided by the Arcane Auto Society. Spectators attend and park for free.

SUNDAY SHOW – SEPTEMBER 7th

Join your British car friends for a smashing day at the Marina. Don’t have a show car? Don’t worry! Daily drivers, vintage racers, street rods and works-in-progress are as welcome as Concours quality show cars. British food, jazz, & more fun than you’ll be able to tolerate! Awards in many classes. There will be no preregistration – all entrants will receive a commemorative gift. Cars will be placed at 9:00AM and the fun goes on all day. The registration fee is still $25 per car at the gate.

SATURDAY TOUR – SEPTEMBER 6th

The British Car Meet TOUR TO THE SEA starts at the Sierra Point Marina boathouse (the same place as the Sunday Car Show) and winds through the hills to the sea. It’s no-cost option for people who like to drive their cars as well as show them. We will be sending cars off between 9:00AM and 10:30AM. A map will be provided. The tour ends at Cameron’s Pub in Half Moon Bay where we will be kicking tyres and telling tall tales in the car park well into the afternoon.

SATURDAY SWAP MEET – SEPTEMBER 6th

Located in the car park at the Sierra Point Marina on the morning of the tour, there will be an All British Swap Meet between 8:00AM and Noon. Clean out the garage bring what you have – Swap Meet spaces are $25. Swap meet vendors will be required to remove anything they don’t sell by noon – the future of this feature depends on how clean and orderly we are this year.

DIRECTIONS:

The Brisbane Marina is lacated just east of the Bayshore Freeway (101) between San Francisco and the SF Airport/Highway 380. Just take the Sierra Point Exit and follow the signs to the Marina. Trailer parking will be available on-site.

Call for information: 310-392-6605
e-mail: Sierra Point Marina Britmeet <rfeibusch1@earthlink.net>