May 5Albuquerque, NMStrolling Low C.C. and Auto Body Enhancements present the Second Annual Cinco de Mayo Culture Mix Car Show at the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. There will be live entertainment, hop contest, bikini contest and trophies for 42 categories. For more information call (505) 228-7951 or (505) 507-0217 for hop contest info.

May 5San Jose, CAViejitos C.C. Fourth Annual Cinco de Mayo Car Show will be held at History Park from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information call (408) 206-1467.

May 5-6Jacksonville, FLStreet Styles and Vivid Reality present the Southeastern Nationals to be held at the Jacksonville Fairgrounds. There will be more than 70 classes with 250 awards, plus bikini contest, vendors and live DJs. For more information call (386) 314-1372 or visit

May 6Ruidoso, NMThe New Mexico Imperials Cinco de Mayo Classic Car Show will be held in the cool pines of Ruidoso from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. Special awards will be given. This event is free to the public and participants. For more information call Orlando (505) 623-4953 or (505) 420-1494.

May 12Concord, CAYgnacio Valley High School Boosters presents the DVRAA Second Annual Car Show at 755 Oak Grove Road from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. This event is open to all years and makes of cars and trucks. All proceeds to benefit the Ygnacio Valley High School sports program and DVRAA. For more information call (925) 381-2387.

May 12Oklahoma City, OKThe Fifth Annual Grilles and Wheels Car Show will be held at 6400 S. Sooner Road. Cash prizes will be awarded for Best of Show in several categories. There will also be a hopping contest, games for kids, and a wide variety of vehicles on display. For more information call Clet (405) 682-2866 or visit

May 12-13Eugene, ORSpring Slam 7 Car and Truck Show will be held at the Lane County Fairgrounds. “Oregon’s largest car and truck show” will have trophies for many categories. For more information call (866) 660-8468.

May 27Sacramento, CAThe Socios C.C. Fifth Annual Car Show will be held at Cosumnes River College and will feature vendor booths with more than 100 trophies to be awarded. For more information call Gabe or Lisset (916) 821-2542.

June 2-3San Antonio, TXThe second annual Custom Sounds San Antonio Heat Wave will be held at the Joe Freeman Coliseum. This event includes the Heat Wave Sound-Off. For more information call (512) 252-0283.

June 3San Diego, CALowrider Magazine and Lowrider Events present the 2007 Lowrider 30th Anniversary Tour stop at Qualcomm Stadium. This event will feature the finest lowrider cars, trucks and bikes in the San Diego area, plus hydraulics competition and live entertainment. For more information, including move-in times, call (714) 712-2100.

June 3Santa Barbara, CAThe Nite Life C.C. Show ‘N’ Style Car Show & Hop will be held at the Earl Warren Show Grounds. This show will feature a hop, concert and awards in 30 classes. For more information call (805) 680-6339 or (805) 448-4580.

June 9Flint, MIDesired Image Custom Club presents the Fourth Annual Desired Image Custom Show to be held at Duke’s Car Stereo at G-4081 Miller Road from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. This event will feature the finest custom cars, trucks and lowriders from all over the Midwest. There will be more than 25 classes, plus games, contests and prizes. For more information call James Molpus (810) 955-9563 or visit

June 10Hanford, CAL.G. Productions presents the Que Onda Outdoor Car Show, Concert, Hop & Stereo Sound-off at Kings Fairground. There will be more than 30 classes with lowriders, low-rods, motorcycles and more. For more information call (831) 636-0301 or

June 10San Jose, CAFascinating Sounds & Bombs presents the Chrome Classic ’07 Car Show at the San Jose Convention Center. Bombs, customs, Euros, trucks and bikes will compete for thousands in cash and prizes and DJ Frank Perez will be mixing. For more information call (408) 509-3064.

June 17Dallas, TXThe Third Coast Customs Car Show will be held at the Dallas Convention Center and will feature hundreds of the finest Southern custom cars, trucks, SUVs, sport compacts, lowriders and motorcycles competing for cash and trophies. There will also be vendors and a Hittin’ The Switches hop contest. For more information call (972) 898-4989.

June 30-July 1Englishtown, NJJoin Lowrider Magazine at the 11th Annual Summer Sport Compact Slam at Old Bridge Township Raceway Park. This officially sanctioned Lowrider Magazine event allows lowrider class winners and hoppers to qualify for the Super Show in Las Vegas, Nevada. For more information call (714) 712-2100 or (732) 446-7800.

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