Benefitting Seniors Around Town, The Educational Foundation of Orinda, Orinda Association, Orinda Arts Council, Orinda Historical Society, Orinda Rotary, Orinda Chamber of Commerce & Other Fine Causes.

About the Show

The Orinda Classic Car Show was begun in 2005 by local Orinda resident, Chip Herman as a way to bring together the local classic car community and to raise money for local charities including the Seniors Around Town transportation program,  Educational Foundation of Orinda, and the Orinda Historical Society. Over the past 11 years, more than $360,000 has been raised for local charities.

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2016 12th Annual Orinda Classic Car Show Weekend Dates Announced

Posted on Apr 29, 2016 in News and Announcements | Comments Off on 2016 12th Annual Orinda Classic Car Show Weekend Dates Announced

Mark your 2016 calendar for the 12th annual Orinda Classic Car Show Weekend – on September 9th and 10th.



The Orinda Country Club

The fun starts on Friday – Sept. 9th – 6:00 p.m. Come party with the cars in Orinda! This is always a great event. It’s “The Italian Job” Party the night before the Car Show at The Orinda Country Club  – both inside and outside. Get all the details here and then to get your tickets click here.



Then on Saturday, September 10th from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., the town of Orinda, CA will host the 12th Annual Classic Car Show. This free event continues to delight car fans of all ages and benefits the “Seniors Around Town” transportation service, an Orinda Association program, The Educational Foundation of Orinda (EFO) and other fine causes. See our 2016 Flyer and show it to your friends..

Check out all the Friday party details and to make your party reservations.   Entries are now open for exhibiting your car at the show itself.  Just go to the entry page on this website!

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Orinda Car Show 2015 Show a Hit

Posted on Sep 13, 2015 in News and Announcements | Comments Off on Orinda Car Show 2015 Show a Hit

In the news via KRON 4 this year, show founder Chip Herman talks about show’s history and the 2015 event. Click the video below.

The 2015, 11th Annual Orinda Classic Car Show is history, marking a day of delighted crowds and lots of beautiful cars to admire. If you missed the fun and the chance to see original Shelby Cobras, about to begin their Annual 1000 Mile Invitational Tour that visited the show’s “main street” in a parade of classic beauties seldom seen by car fans, you can enjoy a 5-minute overview of  the show, thanks to Tristan Tom (visit his website). Just click the video below.

Thanks to all those who attended! Plan to attend the 2016 events: The Pre-Show Party on Friday, September 9 and the Car Show itself on Saturday, September 10th. Mark your calendar now to get in on the fun.


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