Third Thursdays, May-September, 5:30-7:30pm

2016 Dates:  May 19, June 16, July 21, August 18 & September 15


Come to downtown Encinitas to see hundreds of hot rods, Woodies and other classic and vintage vehicles along S. Coast Hwy 101, and enjoy live music at several venues. 

OReilly Auto Parts Logo

Visit our Presenting Sponsor, O’Reilly Auto Parts, in the SMOG Test Only lot at F St.  There you’ll also find our featured car club, music and the Awards Ceremony at 7:15.  

Clubs are also hosted by Coastal Furniture at H St., thanks to State Farm Agent Ralph Bettencourt, Rancho Auto Body, Sofspra Car Wash, and thanks to Reinhardt Insurance.

MAY 16 LINEUP – Coming soon!

Car Clubs

TBA  – The Small Mall (E St.)

TBA – SMOG Test Only (F St.)

TBA – Charlie’s Foreign Car (F St.)

TBA – Sofspra Car Wash (G St.)

TBA – Coastal Furniture (H St.)


TBS  – SMOG Test Only (F St.)

TBA – Coastal Furniture (H St.)

TBA – The Lumberyard Courtyard (H St.)


Ralph Bettencourt State Farm logo


Merchant Specials:

E Street Eyes – Free pair of sunglasses with contact lens program

Encinitas Historical Society – Free root beer floats at the 1883 Schoolhouse (4th and F St.)

SoulScape – Free henna tatoos

St. Tropez Bistro & Bakery – Extended Happy Hour (til 8pm), $2 off appetizers, wine & beer specials

UNION Kitchen & Tap – $2 off classic cocktails


Classic Vehicle Owners:  All types and makes of classic vehicles, domestic and foreign, are welcome to our Cruise Nights.  You’re welcome to park in any open street parking spaces, and we post “Classic Car Parking” signs to encourage other drivers to leave those spots for you.  We also have several lots that are reserved in advance for clubs, so please contact us if you’d like to find a spot for your club or group.