Automotive related events around the region, including car shows, swap meets and charity fundraisers

COURTESY PIR - Trans Am cars return to Portland international Raceway for the first time since 2009 during the Vintage Race series from July 28 to 30.

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.

Blue Moon Cruise-In

Every Wednesday to Sept. 6, Aloha Market Center, 20535 S.W. TV Highway, Aloha. No host, no registration, no charge. Presented by Westside Cruisers.

Beaches at PIR Wednesday Night Cruise-Ins

Every Wednesday to Sept. 27, 4-9 p.m., Portland International Raceway, 1940 N. Victory Blvd. Pre-1973 classics, hots rods, customs, exotics, bikes, entertainment, raffle, more.

Farmington Fridays Cruise-In

Every Wednesday to Oct. 27, 4-7 p.m., Dairy Queen, 17455 S.W. Farmington Rd., Aloha. All vehicles welcome.

Portland Vintage Racing Festival/Trans Am West Coast Championship

Friday, July 28-Sunday, July 30, Portland International Raceway, 1940 N. Victory Blvd. Three days of racing featuring both vintage and contemporary cars, including the return of the Trans Am West Coast Championship series that first came to PIR in 1975. Also new this year is the Mazda Miata Heritage Cup series featuring first generation Miatas. For more information, visit:

Golden Valley Brewery Cruise-In

Saturday, July 29, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Golden Valley Brewery, 1520 N.W. Bethany Blvd., Beaverton. Music, vendors, raffle, food, beer, t-shirts. Hosted by PDX Mopar Muscle Car Club, proceeds benefit Shriners Hospital for Children.

St. Helens Elk Lodge Cruise-In

Saturday, July 29, 8 a.m.-2 p.m., 350 Belton Rd., St. Helens. Pancake breakfast, BBQ lunch, beer garden, trophies, raffle.

2nd Annual Muscle Car Mania

Saturday, July 29, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., 16615 S.E. 18th St., Vancouver. Trophies, raffle, food, family fun, live music, Hosted by Evergreen Mustangs, proceeds benefit Friends of Clackamas County K9.

16th Annual Clear Creek Church Cruise-In

Saturday, July 29, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Clear Creek Church-Highland Campus, 4100 S.E. 82nd Ave., Gresham. Pancake breakfast, raffle, live music, proceeds benefit Clear Creek Church.

1st Annual Gresham Student Benefit Car Show

Saturday, July 29, noon-4 p.m., Grace Community Church, 242nd and Palmquist, Gresham. Donation barrel accept backpacks, school supplies, hygiene items and non-perishable food to benefit Gresham students.

Coldwell Cruise-In

Sunday, July 30, Coldwell Banker Seal, 19719 S. Hwy. 213, Oregon City. Prizes, live music.

12th Annual SW Bible Car Show

Sunday, July 30, 4-8 p.m., SW Bible Church, 14605 SW Weir Rd., Beaverton.

11th Annual Hot Dog-Ust Day Cruise-In & Car Show

Saturday, Aug. 12, 9 a.m., Clackamas Community College. Awards, hot dogs, raffle, 50/50 jackpot. Benefits Cascade Pacific Plymouth Club Automotivfe Technology Scholarship Fund.

19th Annual Gresham Rockin' Round the Block

Saturday, Aug. 12, 8 a.m.-3 p.m., Historic Downtown Gresham. Hundreds of cars on display on city streets, sponsored in part by Gresham Ford.

3rd Annual Aloha Jr. Baseball Car Show

Saturday, Aug. 12, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Peppermill Restaurant, 17455 S.W. Farmington Rd., Aloha. Benefits Aloha Jr. Baseball.

10th Annual Deuces Wild Poker Run & Show n Shine

Sunday, Aug. 13, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., World of Speed, 27490 S.W. 95th Ave., Wilsonville. Poker run 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m., car show starts at noon, awards at 3:30 p.m. Benefits "See Ya Later" Foundation.

33rd Annual Dash For Kids

Saturday-Sunday, Aug. 19-20, 9a.m.-5 p.m., Portland International Raceway, 1940 N. Victory Blvd. Auto races, raffles, silent auction, family friendly activities benefiting children in need. Free admission. For more, see the Dash for Kids tab on

41st Annual All British Field Meet/2017 Columbia River Classic

Friday, Sept. 1-Sunday, Sept 3, Portland International Raceway, 1940 N. Victory Blvd. The largest annual gathering of British cars on the West Coast features a Jaguar Clubs of North American-sanctioned Concours d'Elegance and slalom. in addition, the 2017 Columbia River Classic featuring Society of Vintage Racing Enthusiasts' cars will be competing in the 2017 Columbia River Classic. For more information, visit:

38th Annual A.B.A.T.E. Shriners Toy Run

Saturday, Dec. 2, 9 a.m., Fred Meyer parking lot, 3800 S.E. 22nd Ave., Portland. Raffle drawing at noon. Parade to Shriners Hospital for Children hospital with new unwrapped toy begins at 12:15 p.m. No stuffed toys.