Literature, Toy, and Memorabilia Show for Porsches and Vintage VW's

Saturday, March 6th, 2021 at the LAX Hilton Hotel

Presented by Stoddard

 2020 Event Schedule for Reference Only!

 

2021 Related Event Updates Coming Soon

 

 

So Cal All-Porsche Swap and Car Display

Sunday, March 1st, 2020

Phoenix Club, 1340 South Sanderson, Anaheim, CA 92806

 

The 356 Club is once again hosting the So Cal All-Porsche Swap & Car Display! It will be held on the day after the Lit Meet, Sunday March 1st, 2020. We'll be at the Phoenix Club in Anaheim, CA.  If you've been there, you know it’s a terrific site. See www.thephoenixclub.com for details on this German-American Club.  As before, they will have the FestHalle of 11,500 feet under one roof, plus lots of outside room for more vendors/swappers and a large grass soccer field for car corrals. Walk-in gates open at 8 a.m and a part of the proceeds will go to the Orange County Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. For indoor only vendor space reservations, contact Trevor Gates at trevorcgates@gmail.com or 949-573-5606. For more information regarding the event and outdoor swap space contact Pete McNulty at pmcnulty98@aol.com or 949-400-9319. We look forward to seeing you at this rain or shine event!

 

 

    

 

 

European Collectibles, Inc. 14th Annual “OPEN HOUSE”

Saturday, February 29th 2020

4pm to 7pm

1665 Babcock Street, Costa Mesa, CA 92627

 

The Saturday evening Open House will begin at 4:00 pm and end at 7:00 pm on February 29, 2020. Nick Clemence, Chris Casler, Todd Wertman and Erick Quintana will have historic Porsches on display in their showroom. They encourage you to drop by and spend time taking in all that is Porsche. European Collectibles is located at 1665 Babcock Street, Costa Mesa, CA 92627, 949-650-4718. For more information email info@europeancollectibles.com.

 

     

 

 

Sierra Madre Collection's Warehouse Open House

Thursday, February 27th, 2020
10am to 4pm

1669 Colorado Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90041

 

Sierra Madre Collection is pleased to once again be hosting their open house event at their brand-new location in Eagle Rock on Thursday, February 27th. All orders placed at the open house will receive a 10% discount along with all orders picked up during the event. Come grab some lunch and check out the great savings at our scratch and dent sale taking place during the open house.

 

Please call (888) 986-4466 or email Sales@SMCparts.com and place your orders ahead of time to ensure all parts are in stock and ready to be picked up at the open house. Look forward to seeing you there! Please visit www.SMCparts.com for more details about Sierra Madre Collection and the open house event, or click here to RSVP.

 

   

 

 

Pelican Parts Open House

Friday, February 28th, 2020
10am to 3pm

1600 240th Street, Harbor City, CA 90710

 

Pelican Parts, known for being the go-to source for Porsche parts and technical DIY related content, is once again thrilled to announce that our 3rd Official Open House will take place on Friday, February 28th from 10am-3pm. Swing by our HQ to check out some gorgeous cars, enjoy some of our ‘famous’ tacos, and chat with Pelican founders Wayne Dempsey and Tom Gould about all things Porsche! Vendors will be on site displaying some of the best Porsche-centric products for the coming year and we’ll have some specials of our own. We look forward to seeing you! For more info visit www.PelicanParts.com or call 310-626-8765.

 

   

 

   

 

 

John Willhoit’s Open House

Friday, February 28th, 2020

9am to 5pm

Willhoit Auto Restoration

1360 Gladys Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90804

 

We will have our WR Annual Open House on Friday March 1st, the day before the Lit Meet from 9am to 5pm. Coffee and pastries are available in the morning and our Grill-Meisters will be grilling German Bratwurst for lunch.

 

Cars in all stages of restoration will be on display, and WR techs will be available to explain why our restorations have become known as the best in the industry. We will also be giving test rides in our newest 2.1 liter; have engine demonstrations, videos, a slide show, and a Cars For Sale section.

 

For questions or directions go to the website at www.willhoitautorestoration.com or call the shop at (562) 439-3333.

 

 

Jim Liberty’s Open House

Saturday, February 29th, 2020
3:30pm to 7pm

Liberty Motorsports

853 W. 17th. Street, Suite B Costa Mesa, CA 92627
Located at the corner of Babcock and 17th. Street, on the same side as European Collectibles (enter off Babcock Street).

 

Jim Liberty will hold an Open House with German beer and pretzels at his shop from 3:30pm to 7pm, just after the Lit Meet and just before the European Collectibles open house. His shop has moved down the street and is now at 853 W. 17th. Street, Suite B in Costa Mesa—a couple of doors down from European Collectibles. You can get a travel “two-fer.” Jim is a one-man shop and he has turned out some prize-winning 356 restorations. His phone number is 949-375-1888.

 

 

Carparc USA LLC

Saturday, February 29th, 2020

11am to 5pm

1701 Pomona Ave, Unit B, Costa Mesa, CA 92627

 

With our new shop officially opened for more than a year now we are gearing up for the Annual LA Lit and Toy Show Event. We want to invite you to our Open House on Saturday March 2, 2019 from 11am-5pm.  Our expanded showroom will be the host to some very special early 911’s in various stages of restoration. Be sure to stop by as we will be having our traditional German Bratwurst BBQ with drinks and snacks.

 

Our address is 1701 Pomona Ave, Costa Mesa 92627 or visit our website www.early911specialist.com in the “contact us” section to find a map/directions. Any questions, please don’t hesitate to email us; henk@carparcusa.com and will@carparcusa.com or call 562-331-0681. See you there!

 

 

 

Klasse 356 Parts Open House

Friday, February 28th, 2020

9am to 3pm

4040 Spencer Street, Suite L, Torrance, CA 90503

 

Ed and the gang at Klasse 356 Parts in Torrance CA invite everyone to stop by anytime on Friday, March 1st, between 9am and 3pm to talk parts and cars. Check the website at www.klasse356.com. If you want to chat with Ed, try him at 310-370-3014.

 

 

Auto Kennel’s Open House

Friday, February 28th, 2020

10am to 5pm

1974 Charle Street, Costa Mesa, CA 92627

 

Paul and Ed Kramer’s Auto Kennel will have an Open House on Friday, February 28, 2020. Doors will be open from 10:00am to 5:00pm. Food and beverages will be available during lunch time with lots of car gazing and tire kicking throughout the day. Several of Auto Kennel’s building partners will also have their doors open to show off their collections/projects. When you get there, please pull down the alley beside the building where the electric gate will be open for you to pull in. For a map and directions, please check the website at www.autokennel.com

 

   

 

   

 

 

Callas Rennsport Open House

Friday, February 28th, 2020
8am to 4pm

19080 Hawthorne Blvd, Torrance, CA 90503

 

We’re hosting our Open House in conjunction with the annual LA Literature Show and Swap Meet to allow Porsche enthusiasts to view the beautiful and rare Porsches we service and restore! Join us Friday, February 28, 2020 from 8:00AM-4:00PM to see our current projects including 914-6s, 959s, and the 911R #19. We’ll also have several in-progress restorations and engine rebuilds available to view.

 

Get to know Porsche more intimately by attending our Presentations from industry experts throughout the day:

9:40am-9:55am “Welcome to Callas Rennsport” by David Ryder

 

10:30am-11:15am “Keeping Porsches on the Road” by Sara Dakarmen

 

11:15am-1:00pm Lunch served by Jennio’s Taco Bar and ACE Sushi

 

1:15pm-2:00pm “AL-SI Cylinder Systems: Understanding Bore Scoring in Lokasil and Alusil Engines” by Charles Navarro

 

2:15pm-3:00pm “Porsche Racing Stories” by Tony Callas

 

Coffee, fruit and donuts will be served beginning at 8:00AM. A taco bar lunch from Jennio’s and sushi from Ace Sushi will

be served from 11:15am until 1:00pm (first come, first serve!)

 

We will be giving away over $1,000 in raffle prizes throughout the day! Visit the Callas Rennsport booth for tickets.

 

   

 

 

CPR Classic Open House

Thursday, February 27th and Friday, February 28th, 2020, 8am to 5pm

309 Industrial Way, Fallbrook, CA 92028

 

CPR Classic will have an Open House on Thursday, February 28th and Friday, March 1st from 8am until 5pm. Phone number is 760-723-8689. Phone number is 760-723-8689. CPR's website is worth a look at ahead of time, see it at www.cprclassic.com.

 

 

 

Justice Private Automotive Collection Open House

Thursday, February 27th, Friday, February 28th and Monday, March 2nd, 2020
8am to 5pm

Justice Private Automotive Collection, 2734 Huntington Drive, Duarte, CA 91010

 

Visit www.justiceprivatecollection.com for more information. Call 626-359-9174 or email museum@justicebrothers.com.

 

   

 

   

 

 

 

Wholesale California Restorations Open House and Garage Sale

Thursday, February 27th and Friday, February 28th, 2020

9am to 3pm

2148 Newport Blvd, Suite F, Costa Mesa, CA 92627

 

Tom Drummond’s and Mike Canfield’s Wholesale California Restorations is having an open house and garage sale on Thursday and Friday, with hot dogs and burgers for lunch on Thursday and our homemade tacos served on Friday from 11am until 2pm. The staff cleaned out the storage rooms and they have a lot of spare parts to sell. Please note that there is very limited parking on the site but there is a Starter Brothers Market two driveways north with a lot of parking. If you have questions, please call 949-631-7456.

 

 

Hunziker Open House

Friday, February 28th, 2020
9am to 3pm

4040 Spencer St. Suites A&B, Torrance, CA 90503

 

Come visit the brand new Hunziker shop at 4040 Spencer St. Suites A&B, Torrance, CA 90503. 9am to 3pm (same building as the Klasse 356 Open House and a couple blocks south of Callas Rennsport). Original Porsche art, cars, watches, posters, prints, apparel and continental breakfast! Door prizes and giveaways. www.nicolashunziker.com

 

 

 

 

Porsche South Bay Classic Partner Open House

Friday, February 28th, 2020

11am to 2pm

14610 Hindry Ave., Hawthorne, CA 90505

German Fare, Raffle Items

 

Porsche South Bay invites you to our Classic Open House. We invite you to explore our 17 car show room filled with a collection of classic Porsches. We will also have an outdoor Classic Corral showcasing our customer and visitors Classic Porsches. The event also marks our third year as a Porsche Classic Partner, a distinction that only 9 other Porsche dealerships can claim. We will be serving pastries, snacks, coffee and juices throughout the day.

 

Learn more about the Porsche South Bay Classic Partner program here.

 

 

 

 

THE PARTS SHOP OPEN HOUSE

Friday February 28th, 10am to 3pm, 2020

15725 Chemical Ln.

Huntington Beach, CA 92649

 

Bill Perrone and Jeff Smith will host an Open House at The Parts Shop on Friday February 28th from 10 AM to 3 PM. Cars, parts and motorcycles for sale and on display. Food and beverages will be served. Everyone is welcome.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

John Esposito Porsche Restoration Open House

Thursday, February 27th, 2020
9am to 5pm

7360 Varna Avenue, NoHo, CA 91605

EspoResto.com

818-469-1811

Info@esporesto.com

 

Join EspoResto for a tour of their 36k sq ft facilities including their showroom, body shop, Cellette frame shop, New Porsche Ceritfied Mechanical Department, their Paint Shop featuring Glasurit paint and materials, and all the many cars currently in the restoration process. Their team will be on hand to answer questions and facilitate tours, and snacks/food and beverages will be provided to all visitors all day. The lobby is stocked with Vintage Porsche Lit, Posters, Magazines and more, and they look forward to having you join their family during the LA Toy & Lit Show tours!

 

 

 

LA Dismantler Open House

Thursday, February 27th, Friday February 28th and Monday, March 2nd, 2020
10am to 4pm
9819 Glenoaks Blvd., Sun Valley, CA

sales@ladismantler.com

(818) 767-7243

 

     

 

Period Correct Open House

Friday, February 28th, 2020
5pm to 8pm
2950 Randolph Ave, Costa Mesa, CA 92626

www.periodcorrect.com

(714) 583-9510

 

    

 

Emory Motorsports Open House

Saturday, February 29th, 2020
Starting at 3pm
North Hollywood, CA

www.emorymotorsports.com

 

 

Steve Schmidt Swap Meet

Aircooled Porsche parts and machine shop equipment

Saturday, Februray 29, 2020

1:30pm to 4pm

18071 Mt. Washington St.

Fountain Valley, CA 92708

 

 

 

SoCal Diecast Cars and Coffee

Presented by Model Citizen

Sunday, March 1, 2020

9am to 12pm

Automobile Driving Museum

610 Lairport Street

El Segundo, CA 90245

Admission: $5

 

Model Citizen is hosting the first-ever SoCal Diecast Cars and Coffee. Meet fellow collectors and dealers, shop for the latest addition to your collection, or just enjoy a cuppa joe and some great conversation. Visit www.diecastcarsandcoffee.com for more info.

 

   

 

 

Autobody TIG Welding Workshop

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

10am to 7pm

1026 13th Street

Huntington Beach, CA 92648

Workshop Fee: $225

 

This workshop will teach car restoration welding techniques using TIG. Whether you are a beginner or have some welding experience this course will help you level up. Cost is $225 per person and space is very limited. Must have paid confirmation to attend. More info at www.ahhgaragetime.com/TIG.

 

 

 

 

 2020 Event Schedule for Reference Only!

 

 

 

The 38th annual porsche and vintage vw literature, toy & memorabilia meet

Brought to you by Stoddard NLA LLC

 

Saturday, March 6, 2021

The LAX Hilton Hotel

5711 West Century Boulevard, Los Angeles CA 90045

 

Contact Us:

Stoddard NLA LLC

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