Car Show rolls into Canyon Lake next weekend


The 13th annual Car Show will take place next Saturday, Oct. 6, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the lodge grounds. The Car Show, sponsored by the Canyon Lake Car Club and POA, is a spectacular event that features hundreds of pre-1977 classic and custom cars and trucks, awards, music, more than 30 food and merchandise vendors, silent auction and prize drawings.

The ShowCal Skiers will perform on the main lake in the afternoon. The Lighthouse Restaurant will offer a special custom menu for this event.

Gates open at 9 a.m. Judging will take place between 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. with more than 25 trophies presented at 2 p.m. Raffles for prizes and 50/50 drawing will be held at 1:30 p.m.

Owners of pre-1977 vehicles are invited to participate in the Car Show. Participants do not need to be a member of the Car Club or a resident of Canyon Lake. Car registration is $25 and includes a logo T-shirt, goody bag and a commemorative magnetic dash plaque.

The registration form and additional information can be found on the Car Club’s website at As a nonprofit organization, the Car Show donates all its profits to various groups and causes in and outside of Canyon Lake.

It has given funds to the Canyon Lake Veterans Memorial, Progeria Research Foundation, Oak Grove Center in Murrieta, Canyon Lake Emergency Preparedness Committee, charity golf tournaments and college scholarships, to name a few.