Upcoming Events

July 20th – Thursday – General Membership Meeting ... Click for details

The monthly meeting will be held at the Thursday night Encinitas car show on July 20th. Guests with performance Fords are welcome to participate. Our new location this time will be the Smog Station parking lot at 682 S Coast Highway, Encinitas. Food will be at a local restaurant of your own choosing.

July 22nd – Saturday – Motor Transport Museum & Lunch Cruise ... Click for details

Rendezvous at 8:30am with a full tank of gas at the Costco/Ikea lot in front of Starbucks located at 2345 Fenton Parkway, San Diego, CA 92124. Generally south on I-15 and east on CA-94 arriving at the Motor Transport Museum (MTM) (motortransportmuseum.org) at 31949 CA-94 near Campo. Following a docent lead tour we will continue onto the Golden Acorn Casino (goldenacorncasino.com) at 1800 Golden Acorn Way, Boulevard, CA 91905 for a lunch reservation at 11.45am. Following lunch we will cruise Sunrise Highway through the Laguna Mountains, Julian, Santa Isabel and Ramona. GUESTS with performance Fords are invited to join this new club event. Please RSVP with the ‘number of eaters’ to event coordinator Glenn Rogers at email or 619-990-6628.

August 5th – Saturday – Annual Moon Cruise, Tech Check, and Dinner ... Click for details

4pm - Meet at the home of President Benny Stafford at 2850 Willow Oak Road, Ramona, CA 92065. There will be a couple of Tech Check stations set up for vehicle inspections followed by a bar-b-q dinner. After dark participants will depart for a backcountry cruise during an evening with a full moon. Contact event coordinator Benny Stafford for a dinner reservation. email, call or text 760-317-7007

August 17th – Thursday – General Membership Meeting ... Click for details

TBA – Commonly starts at 6pm with pizza & soda followed by a short meeting and a program of sorts. Until a location has been selected, contact President Benny Stafford. email, call or text 760-317-7007

September 1st – Friday – SoCalSAAC Blacklist 500 ... Click for details

In support or our military, the Seventh Annual Blacklist 500 Soap Box Derby and Vehicle Exhibition will be held at Camp Pendleton Marine Base on Friday, September 1st. Yes, it is a Friday, however a few club members have participated in the past, consider it a fun and worthwhile cause. We hope to grow participation by SoCalSAAC. Rendezvous at 08:30 just south of the base at the Chevron Station at 850 Palomar Airport Road, Carlsbad, CA 92011. The event organizers would like us parked and set up no later than 9:30, so please be on time. Be sure to carry a valid driver’s license, vehicle registration and proof of insurance to get on base. RSVP no later than August 15th to event coordinator Mike Miller at email, call or text or 562-754-3508 . This RSVP is required to generate participant list for base security.

September 21st – Thursday – General Membership Meeting ... Click for details

TBA – Commonly starts at 6pm with pizza & soda followed by a short meeting and a program of sorts. Until a location has been selected, contact President Benny Stafford. email, call or text 760-317-7007

Octobrt 12th – Thursday – Board of Directors Meeting ... Click for details

MEMBERS ONLY. Location & details TBA. Typically held the 2nd Thursday of JAN, APR, JUL & OCT for an early lunch. Until a location has been selected, contact President Benny Stafford. email, call or text 760-317-7007

October 19th – Thursday – General Membership Meeting ... Click for details

TBA – Commonly starts at 6pm with pizza & soda followed by a short meeting and a program of sorts. Until a location has been selected, contact President Benny Stafford. email, call or text 760-317-7007

October 21st - Saturday – Annual Borrego Days Festival Cruise and Show ... Click for details

The Borrego Days Festival and Car Show, back by popular demand, has become the longest running annual event for our club. A fun filled day in the desert. Pre-registration is FREE but required for the free lunches. Download, print and mail in the form via the USPS or submit online. The Festival Car Show registration form may be found at (AVAILABLE SOON- Stand By). Open to club members and guests with Ford powered performance cars. Rendezvous with a full tank of gas at 7:45am at the Westfield Mall at North County Fair at 272 East Via Rancho Parkway, Escondido, CA 91901. Meet between JCPenny’s and the Black Angus restaurant. Departure at 08:00 and with a comfort stop in Santa Ysabel, ETA Christmas Circle, Borrego Springs is 9:45am for car show load-in. (This is actually a 3-day event but SoCalSAAC only participates in the car show on Saturday.) GUESTS ARE WELCOME. Return departure will be between 1 and 1:30pm. Escondido ETA: 3pm. RSVP requested for lunch coupons: email

October 21st α 22nd – Saturday and Sunday – Big Bear overnighter ... Click for details

Rendezvous Saturday 7:45am with a full tank of gas at the Westfield Mall - North County Fair at 272 East Via Rancho Parkway, Escondido, CA 91901. Meet between JCPenny’s and the Black Angus restaurant. Departure @ 8am. Arrive Borrego Springs just before 10am for a short car show and free lunch if registered. Leave Borrego Springs about 1:30 pm for a 3-1/2 hour, 170 mile drive on S-22E, CA-86N, I-10W, CA-210W & CA-330N up the mountain for an ETA at 5pm. LODGING IS IN THE PLANNING STAGES. Contact event coordinator Benny Stafford for a dinner reservation. email, call or text 760-317-7007 for immediate lodging information. If at all interested, make a lodging reservation NOW or ASAP (typically a reservation can be cancelled within a day or two of the event if you change your mind). The Big Bear resort is busy and late reservations won’t be available.

November 16th – Thursday – General Membership Meeting ... Click for details

TBA – Commonly starts at 6pm with pizza & soda followed by a short meeting and a program of sorts. Until a location has been selected, contact President Benny Stafford. email, call or text 760-317-7007

December 2nd – Saturday – Christmas Party and Election of Officers... Click for details

Typically held on the first Saturday of December. Details are TBA, contact President Benny Stafford. email, call or text 760-317-7007