2021 Schedule of Events


8:00 AM to 5:00 PM – Sponsor setup


7:00 AM to 6:00 PM – Vendor setup

8:00 AM to 3:30 PMPre-Registration/Check In opens in Upper Lot (Main St)

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM – Car Participants VIP Cocktail Hour (Inn at The Pier & Tickets ON Sale “Online ONLY”)

6:00 PM to 9:00 PM“The 35th Annual Classic at Pismo Beach” (Upper Lot Dolliver & Main St.)

Charity Cornhole Tournament (Pre-Register Online) ($30 a Person or Winner will WIN CASH PRIZES!

Raffles, Music, Dancing and More.

FRIDAY, JUNE 4, 2021:

(City streets are not closed on Friday. Please obey ALL City parking regulations)

7:00 AM – 5:00 PMRegistration is OPEN for 2021

1:00 PM – 4:00 PMPre-Registration is OPEN ONLY

10:00 AM – 8:00 PMLive Music (Located in Upper Lot)

*9:30am is a MANDATORY meeting for all Sponsors & Vendors. **Sponsors in Upper Lot (Beer Garden) **Vendors-(Beer Garden in Pier Parking Lot

10:00 AM – 9:00 PM – Beer gardens open in both (Unless JCP Closes the area down sooner)

6:00 PM – 10:00 PM – *NEW* Cards for K9 Charity Casino Night (Tickets Online Only)

Beer Garden, Appetizers, Raffle Items & Live Music


9:00 AM – 9:00 PMVendors & Sponsors open in both lots

9:00 AM – Show and Shine Begins. This is assigned parking for all participants. (Ticket Packages will be MAILED to you by April 2021).

Please have your vehicles ready to be judged with hoods open. (All cars marked with a sticker will mean CAR WAS JUDGED!)

Please PARK YOUR CARS in your spaces then come to Registration for Goodie Bags and any and all information.

Please be in your Marked space by 8:45am; no car entry allowed after this time.

Participants that purchase a space. If you are not in your space Saturday you will LOSE YOUR GRANDFATHERED SPACES!

Vehicles must stay static in their spaces until 4:30pm to ensure public safety. No early departures for vehicles in closed show areas or you will BANNED from future shows.

10:00 AMOpening Ceremony w/ Color Guard. (Upper Lot)

10:00 AM – Beer gardens open in both Lots.

10:00 AM – 12:30 PM – Live Music (Upper Lot)

10:00 AM – 4:30 PM – DJ (Lower Lot)

1:00 PM – 3:00 PM – Charity Auction (Registration Tent)

3:30 PM – 9:00 PM – Live Band (Upper Lot)

Vehicles who wish to leave may begin doing so. Please Note: If you are parked or around the area of the Annul Cruise you MUST MOVE at 4:30, if your cars are not moved by 5pm or we will have them towed at your expense!

5:15 PM – Staging for cruise begins (Price/ Pomeroy) JCP Crew will be staging you; please make sure Cruise stickers are visible.


6:00 PM – 8:00 PM – Official Classic at Pismo Beach Cruise begins on Price St & Pomeroy (Lead by our Grand Marshal: Glenn Black)

SUNDAY, JUNE 6, 2021

9:00 AM – Show and Shine Begins.

Cars in assigned spaces by 8:45 AM.

Park in your assigned parking spaces UNLESS a JCP Crew member has directed you differently.

Please park legally if parking outside of the closed show area and obey all parking signs, meters, etc.


9:00 AM – 3:00 PM – Vendors & Sponsors open in both lots

9:00 AM – 3:00 PM – Beer Gardens open in both Lots

9:00 – 11:00 AM – Live Music (Upper Lot)

10:00 AM – 2:30 PM – DJ- (Lower Lot)

11:00 AM SHARP – Awards Ceremony in the Upper Lot

1:00 PM – 3:00 PM – Live Music (Upper Lot)

3:00 PM – Show ends, See you next year!

Throughout the car show we will be broadcasting interviews with Sponsors, Car participants, Vendors, Merchants, etc.

Don’t forget to sign up for 2022 at the event to assure your space, the week after the show all spaces go live online for sale.

* 2022 show dates are set by the City of Pismo Beach for “June 3rd-5th”

*2021 The Classic at Slo “September 4th-5th”

“Available Learn more in the Registration Tent.”

A special thank you to our sponsors • Mother’s Polish • CarQuest Auto Parts Mecum Auctions • Budweiser / Pacific Beverage • Ford Motor Company • Edelbrock • Pypes Performance Exhaust • Justice Bros. • Ford • Chevrolet • DM • Cold Case • Cool Cat Café • La Bodega Tapas

We’ll update you…

Registration & Grandfathering

This event sells out early, so don’t forget to sign up for 2022 at the event to secure the same space again for next year.

For more information about grandfathering and show registration, please read this article.