Upcoming car events: March 31-Sept. 2
Cars & Coffees
Every Saturday, 8-11 a.m., locations include: World of Speed (Wilsonville), Jantzen Beach (Portland), Cascade Station (Portland) McMinnville Walmart, Oregon City (Eighth and Main), Vancouver (136th and Mill Plain), Beaverton (Sundays, 12505 N.W. Cornell Rd.). No entry fee, all cars welcome.
2018 Spring Swap Meet
Thursday-Saturday, April 5-7, Portland International Raceway, 1940 N. Victory Blvd., Portland. Hundreds of vendors with hard-to-find parts for collectors and backyard mechanics. For more info, visit: portlandraceway.com
Portland Swap Meet
Friday-Sunday, April 6-8, Portland Expo Center, 2060 N. Marine Dr., Portland. Everything from project vehicles to spare parts for sale. For more info, visit: portlandswapmeet.com
10th Annual Eastport Plaza Classic Car Cruise-In
Saturday, April 28, 8 a.m.-2 p.m., Eastport Plaza, 82nd Ave. between S.E. Holgate and S.E. Powell, Portland. All vehicles welcome, parade starts at 9:30 a.m., raffles, people choice awards, more.
Mt. Hood Little League Car Show
Saturday, May 6, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Mt. Hood Little League Field, 7045 S.E. Harney St., Portland. Awards, raffle, food, weather permitting.
36th Annual Portland Transmission Spring Classic
Saturday, May 12, 7 a.m.-11:30 a.m., Portland Transmission Warehouse, 1016 S.E. Hawthorne Blvd., Portland. Hundreds of vehicles will line the streets for what is traditionally the largest free gathering of the car show season.
Jim Dandy Cruise-In
Saturday, May 19, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Jim Dandy Drive-In Restaurant, 9626 N.E. Sandy Blvd., Portland. Awards, food, music, vendors and more.
36th Annual All Ford Show and Swap Meet
Saturday, June 2, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., Washington County Fair Complex, 873 N.E. 34th Ave., Hillsboro. Hosted by Mustang Wranglers.
High Rocks Pub Cruise-In
Sunday, June 3, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., High Rocks Pub, 915 E. Arlington St., Gladstone.
The Happy Days Cruise
Sunday, June 10, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., The Bomber Restaurant, 13515 S.E. McLoughlin Blvd., Milwaukie.
10th Annual Rose City Round-Up
Friday-Saturday, June 15-16, Portland Meadows, 1001 N. Schmeer Rd., Portland. Featuring pre-1964 Rods and Customs. Friday Drive-In Movie Night for pre-registered entrants, Saturday public show, swap meet, live music, awards, more. Proceeds benefit YouthLine.
10th Annual Rose City Round-Up and Swap Meet
Saturday, June 16, Portland Meadows, 1001 N. Schmeer Rd., Portland. Pre-1964 rods and customs, music, food, refreshments, Hot Wheels racing, more.
Orphan Car Show and Shine
Saturday, June 16, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Clackamette Park, 1955 Clackamette Dr., Oregon City Sponsored by N.W. chapter of Studebaker Drivers Club.
Planters Days Cruise and Show
Saturday, June 16, 6-8 p.m., Sunday, June 17, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., downtown Woodland, Washington. Hosted by the Rose City Classics.
2018 Portland Mecum Auctions
Friday-Saturday, June 22-23, Portland Expo Center, 2060 N. Marine Dr., Portland. The nation's largest collector car auction will return to Portland with hundreds of high quality muscle cars, custom cars, rare trucks and other vehicles up for bid. For more info, visit: mecum.com
58th Rose Cup Races
Friday-Sunday, July 13-15, Portland International Raceway, 1940 N. Victory Blvd, Portland. The Pirelli World Championship series returns to PIR with seven classes as part of the annual Rose Cup Races. Promoted by Friends of PIR. For more info, visit: rosecup.com
IndyCar Portland Grand Prix
Friday-Sunday, Aug. 31 to Sept. 2, Portland International Raceway, 1940 N. Victory Blvd, Portland. IndyCar racing returns to Portland for the first time since 2007 over the 2018 Labor Day weekend. For more info, visit: portlandgp.com