08/29/09 11:58AM Auburn Cruise Nite, Auto Events Calendar, Newcastle Cruise Night, Poker Run and Classic Car Show and Shine, Roamin Angels Car Show, Vintage Chevrolet Club of America Cars & Parts Swap Meet

Auto Events Calendar: Last Auburn Cruise Nite of the season Sept. 11

Friday, Sept. 11
The fifth and final show of the Auburn Cruise Nite car show season runs from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 11 on Lincoln Way in Downtown Auburn. Auburn Cruise Nite is open to pre-1972 vehicles and admission is free to the public and classic vehicle owners. There will be street vendors, music and awards given out.

Sept. 12
The 10th annual Roamin Angels Car Show takes place Sept. 12-13 at the Nevada County Fairgrounds in Grass Valley. The show will run from 8 a.m.m to 5 p.m. on Sept. 12 and 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sept. 13. Cost for the event is $5 for adults and children 12 and under and parking are free. More than 900 classic vehicles will be on hand and over 60 trophies will be handed out.  For more information visit roaminangels.com or call (866) 432-8449.

The Poker Run and Classic Car Show and Shine, sponsored by the Foresthill and Georgetown chambers of commerce, will be held Sept. 12. The Poker Run check-in and sign-up is in the Cool shopping center from 7-8 a.m.  The entry fee for the Poker Run and Car Show is $25 in advance, $30 the day of the event.  The entry fee includes the poker hand, a raffle ticket, dash plaque, a goody bag, two tri-tip lunches and entry into the Show and Shine.The Poker Run will take entrants on a course through the Gold Country, ending up in Foresthill Memorial Park.  The car show and tri-tip lunch at the park will include raffle prizes, a 50/50 drawing and live band. Call (530) 367-5711 for information and entry forms.

Sept. 17
The Newcastle Cruise Night, featuring pre-1974 cars and trucks, will take place from 5-9 p.m. on Thursday, Sept.17 at Denny’s Restaurant, 681 Newcastle Road. The cruise night is also scheduled for the third Thursday of the following month — Oct. 15. Newcastle Cruise Night is hosted by the Newcastle Lions Club and benefits local community projects. There are no registration or entry fees. For more information contact Alex Blanca at (916) 663-2179.

Sunday, Sept. 20
The Auburn Region of the Vintage Chevrolet Club of America will host a Cars & Parts Swap Meet from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 20 at the Gold Country Fairgrounds, 1273 High St., Auburn. The event is free to buyers and vendor spaces are $20 at the gate. For more information call (916) 652-7972 or (530) 346-8627.