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 19th Annual Surf City Classic car show promises scenic views of the Monterey Bay and a celebration of the surf spirit! FREE CONTACT DETAILS: Municipal Wharf, Santa Cruz 831.420.5273 DATE: June 22, 2013 TIME: 10am - 4pm -


  • June 22, 2013 Woodies on the Wharf, Santa Cruz
  • August 17, 2013 Woodies at the Beach, Santa Barbara
  • September 21-22, 2013 Wavecrest, Encinitas
  • October 13, 2013 Dana Wood *confirm before going! Dana Point

June 22, 2013 marks the Santa Cruz Woodies 19th Annual Woodies on the Wharf (WOW). With the help of the Santa Cruz Parks and Recreation Department woodie lovers get the best WOW yet. At least 180 woodies are featured on the Santa Cruz Wharf from 8 a.m. until the parade off the Wharf at 3:30 p.m.  There is no charge for our guests.

Event shirts, sweatshirts, hats, decals and event posters will be sold.

19th Annual Woodies On the Wharf Activity Schedule

Friday, June 21st – Friday Night Welcome Party
Ocean Pacific Lodge – 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Welcome Party and Reception for Club Members, guests and Woodie Owners and their friends attending Woodies On the Wharf. Hosted by Santa Cruz Woodie Club. Following the Welcome Party you are invited to catch a free concert at the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk Bandstand. This year the Boardwalk presents the Gin Blossoms, an ’80s rock band. There are two shows at 6:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.
Saturday, June 22nd – 19th Annual Woodies on the Wharf
Santa Cruz Municipal Wharf – 10:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
There is no pre-registration and no registration cost. This is a free event for Woodie Owners and the general public. Cars start rolling onto the Santa Cruz Municipal Wharf early Saturday morning and are registered as they arrive. Throughout the day, raffle tickets may be purchased to win close to one hundred wonderful prizes including beach cruiser bikes and a surfboard. Proceeds from these raffles go to support local Santa Cruz Charities. Merchandise booths are also open for business selling this year’s poster as well as T-shirts, hats and other Woodies on the Wharf memorabilia. The Parade off the Wharf begins promptly at 3:30 p.m. This is a highlight of the show both for Woodie owners and for the thousands of people who come to the Wharf to see the Woodies.
Saturday, June 22nd – Tailgate Dinner
Ocean Pacific Lodge – 4:30 p.m.
Woodie Owners, Club members and their friends and guests attending Woodies on the Wharf are welcome. Tickets may be purchased at either Friday night’s Welcome Party or Saturday on the wharf.
Sunday, June 23rd – Woodie Cruise
Ocean Pacific Lodge – 8:30 a.m.
The woodies will line up outside of the Ocean Pacific Lodge before they start. The cruise will head north up the coast, past the lighthouse and along West Cliff Drive. Then it will loop back past the Boardwalk and over to the Santa Cruise Yacht Harbor.

July 20th-21st
Ocean Fest, San Clemente, CA

August 17, 2013 – Woodies At The Beach

AUGUST 17, 2013
9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
West Campus – Santa Barbara City College
Public Welcome – No Admission Fee
Raffles, Silent Auction, T-Shirts & Hats
Come and enjoy the Weather, Picnicking on the Lawn, the Gorgeous Cars, View of the Ocean, and the People
Food and Beverages Available
Friday night welcome 5:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M. at Cody’s, 4898 Hollister, Santa Barbara 805-683-5141
Saturday Car Show, Registration and Parking starts at 8:00 A.M.
Special Parking for our Classic Car Friends pre 1973
Sunday Breakfast on Sterns Wharf at Longboard Grill for Woodie owners
Surfboard Raffle for TWO Custom Made Boards
We encourage our Woodie friends to bring their friends and family. This show is a ÒWoodie familyÓ event. We have lots of space.

Questions contact Dan Dews, President Santa Barbara Woodies
at or 310-890-3918.

August 30 Cruisin Grand, Escondido

September 19th-21st Wavecrest, Encinitas, CA

Sept 19 Woodies Night at Classic Car Nights- Encinitas (Formerly Rods & Woodies)
Sept 20-22 Wavecrest- EncinitasSeptember 20 – 21st 2013 – Wavecrest – Encinitas, Ca.

Friday, September 19, 5:00 – 7:00 pm – Welcome to Wavecrest Party
The welcome to Wavecrest Party is held at the pool and cabana area at the Best Western Inn & Suites (hosthotel) on Encinitas Blvd. in Encinitas. This is a great opportunity to get the best selection of Wavecrest merchandise while enjoying some light refreshments and visiting with woodie friends from all over the country.
Saturday, September 20, 8:00 am – 3:00 pm – WAVECREST
This is it …… Wavecrest, the granddaddy of all woodie meets. At Moonlight Beach at the end of Encinitas Blvd in Encinitas, CA you will experience the longest running and largest gathering of woodies in the world. Woodies begin arriving in the wee hours and by 8:00 am there are around 300 woodies of every size, shape, description on display. Throughout the day there is Hawaiian and surf music performed live, along with fabulous raffle prizes and awards for the best of the best. Wavecrest merchandise and food will be available at the event.
Saturday, September 21, 5:00 – 10:00 pm – Wavecrest Dinner, Raffle, and Auction
The post Wavecrest evening activities begin with drinks (beer, wine, sodas & water) in the pool/cabana area at the Host Hotel followed by a fabulous buffet dinner. After dinner there will be a raffle/auction which will be limited to high-end woodie items. The evening will end with entertainment in the cabana.
Sunday, September 22, 8:00 – 10:00 am – Wavecrest Woodie Cruise
To wrap up your Wavecrest experience, join 80-90 woodies on a cruise from Encinitas to Oceanside and back on the historic Pacific Coast Highway (Hwy 101). The cruise (approx. 25 miles) will begin at the TBA at 8:00 am and proceed north to the Oceanside Harbor with a photo-op stop on the beach below the Oceanside Pier. If you didn’t bring your woodie to the event, you can still join the fun by hitching a ride on the cruise.

October 13th
OctoberWood, Dana Point, CADana Point - OctoberWood - Lantern Bay Park - 8AM - 3PM

October 27
Club Mtg, Zubies in HB

December 8
Christmas Brunch, Sandy's Grill HB

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