Woodies Events

Upcoming Events

Woodie Season is Year Round

The major upcoming woodie events are listed below. Some have flyers that give the Who, What, Where and When of upcoming woodie meets. Click the links below to view a page that details the event.

Board of Directors Meetings are held at 6:00pm - 8:30pm
on the second Tuesday of each month
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2020 Events



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Karen Trulson and Nora Wright co-chair Social Committee Any questions or if you have an event email Nora at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

2020 Wavecrest is Saturday, September 19, 2020

41st Annual Wavecrest Woodie Meet Saturday, September 19, 2020 at Moonlight Beach 8:00a to 3:00p
Host hotel is Best Western Moonlight Inn Encinitas, 760 942-7455, 85 Encinitas Blvd, Encinitas CA 92024.

View the Summary Of Proposed Changes To 2011 ByLaws. CAST YOUR VOTE on June 23
Click Here

View the Summary Of Proposed Changes To 2011 ByLaws. CAST YOUR VOTE on June 23  Click Here
NEW! Proposed changes to the SDW ByLaws & Ethics 2020 View the Summary or view the Bylaws in their entirely with changes integrated.
Login to the members only page to download the PDF document.

Tues Jun 2, NO SOCIAL COMMITTEE MEETING THIS MONTH

Thurs Jun 4, 6:00pm, Sunset Picnic at Moonlight Overlook

Join the group on Thurs Jun 4, 6:00pm, for a Sunset Picnic at Moonlight Overlook. The address for this lovely park is 430 Moonlight Lane, Encinitas, CA 92024 near the foot of C Street. Bring your own picnic and beverage. Sunset will be at 7:55pm PDT. Organized by Ed and Nora Wright.

Tues Jun 9, 6:00pm. SDW Board Meeting, Pandora Pizza

Join the San Diego Woodies' Board of Directors Meeting at Pandora Pizza, located at 828 N Coast Hwy 101 Ste G, Encinitas, CA 92024.

Sat Jun 13, ----CANCELED---- WOODIES AT THE LAKE, Lake Arrowhead

The annual Woodies at the Lake meet at Lake Arrowhead Village has been canceled.

Thurs Jun 18, Encinitas Cruise Nights

The third Thursday of each summer month, from May through September, from 5:30 to 7:30 pm, hot rods, foreign automobiles, classic cars and Woodies will line the streets of downtown Encinitas on S. Coast Highway 101 from D Street to K Street.

Sat Jun 20, 8:30am. Ruby's - Carlsbad Outlet Stores

No-host breakfast at Ruby's followed by a Cruise to Leo Carrillo Ranch, located at Flying Leo Carrillo Ln, Carlsbad, CA 92009.

Tues June 23, 6:00pm. SDW Annual Meeting, Location TBA

In the event that social distancing is still necessary, the meeting will be held during a conference call instead of in person. We will vote on the proposed amendments to the bylaws which are on the website SanDiegoWoodies.com More information will follow in an eblast. This notification is the 60 day notification required in the bylaws for the Annual Business Meeting.

Sat Jun 27, ----CANCELED----WOODIES ON THE WHARF, Santa Cruz, CA

Thurs July 2 at 6:00pm, Sunset Picnic at Moonlight Overlook

Days are getting longer. Join the group on Thurs Jun 4, 6:00pm, for a Sunset Picnic at Moonlight Overlook. The address for this lovely park is 430 Moonlight Lane, Encinitas, CA 92024 near the foot of C Street. Bring your own picnic and beverage. Sunset will be at 8:00pm PDT. Organized by Ed and Nora Wright This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Tues July 7, 6:00pm, SDW SOCIAL COMMITTEE MEETING

Tuesday, Apr 7th at 6:00pm. The San Diego Woodies Social Committee will meet up at a place TBA- to be announced.
For more information contact Karen This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
OR Nora This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you'd like to attend.

Sun July 12, 11:00am, SKI BEACH PICNIC

The club reserved the picnic shelter at Ski Beach Mission Bay last year and it was a blast. Drive your woodie and bring a potluck dish to share. We'll gather between 11:00am to 2:00pm and enjoy a summer day on the bay. Organized by Rich Grosch, more details to follow.

Tues, July 14, 6:00pm, SDW Board Meeting at Pandora Pizza

Join the San Diego Woodies' Board of Directors Meeting at 6:00pm at Pandora Pizza, located at 828 N Coast Hwy 101 Ste G, Encinitas, CA 92024.

Thurs July 16 Encinitas Classic Cars - Park at 4:30pm

The third Thursday of each summer month, from May through September, from 5:30 to 7:30 pm, hot rods, foreign automobiles, classic cars and Woodies will line the streets of downtown Encinitas on S. Coast Highway 101 from D Street to K Street.

Sat July 18, 8:30am No Host Breakfast at Ki's Restaurant and Cruise

Sat July 18, 8:30am at Ki's Restaurant located at 2591 S Coast Hwy 101, Cardiff, CA 92007. Meet at 8:30am for a no-host breakfast with your woodie friends. After breakfast it's time for a local cruise.

Sat July 25, WOODIES on the BEACH, Santa Barbara

Sun Aug 2 VISTA ROD RUN in Downtown Vista 9am to 2pm - $30 Pre-Register

Sun Aug 2 VISTA ROD RUN in Downtown Vista 9am to 2pm - $30 Pre-Register

Tues Aug 4, 6:00pm - San Diego Woodies Social Committee Meeting

Tuesday, Aug 4th at 6:00pm. The San Diego Woodies Social Committee will meet up at a place TBA- to be announced.
For more information contact Karen This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
OR Nora This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you'd like to attend.

Thurs Aug 6, 6:00pm, Sunset Picnic at Moonlight Overlook

Summer Days are waning. Join the group on Thurs Jun 4, 6:00pm, for a Sunset Picnic at Moonlight Overlook. The address for this lovely park is 430 Moonlight Lane, Encinitas, CA 92024 near the foot of C Street. Bring your own picnic and beverage. Sunset will be at 7:43pm PDT. Organized by Ed and Nora Wright This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Tues, Aug 11, 6:00pm, SDW Board Meeting at Pandora Pizza

Join the San Diego Woodies' Board of Directors Meeting at 6:00pm at Pandora Pizza, located at 828 N Coast Hwy 101 Ste G, Encinitas, CA 92024.

Sat Aug 15, 9:00am, Wavecrest POSTER UNVEILING

Join us at The Pit Stop Diner, 3825 Mission Ave Ste D1, Oceanside, CA 92058, for a no-host breakfast and a peek at the annual Wavecrest Poster.

Thurs Aug 20, Encinitas Classic Cars - Park at 4:30

The third Thursday of each summer month, from May through September, from 5:30 to 7:30 pm, hot rods, foreign automobiles, classic cars and Woodies will line the streets of downtown Encinitas on S. Coast Highway 101 from D Street to K Street.

Tues Sept 1, 6:00pm SDW SOCIAL COMMITTEE MEETING

Tuesday, Sept 1st at 6:00pm. The San Diego Woodies Social Committee will meet up at a place TBA- to be announced.
For more information contact Karen This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
OR Nora This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you'd like to attend.

Tues Sept 8, 6:00pm, SDW Board of Directors Meeting

Join the San Diego Woodies' Board of Directors Meeting at 6:00pm at Pandora Pizza, located at 828 N Coast Hwy 101 Ste G, Encinitas, CA 92024.

Sat Sept 12 Wavecrest Poster Stuffing Party

Details to follow as the date draws near.

Thurs Sept 17 to Sun Sept 20, WAVECREST Weekend Begins

Wavecrest is such a great event and it would not be the same without you, with that in mind, the Wavecrest Team and The San Diego Woodie Club would like to extend an invitation to each of you to come join us!

For more information please contact either Nora Wright or Scott Melcer.
Scott Melcer, Wavecrest Chair at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 619-992-7777
or Nora Wright, Social Committee Chair at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 760-443-1690

Thursday, September 17th is Cruise Night in downtown Encinitas from 4:30pm, come and enjoy a fun evening. We will be the highlighted car club and will be located at Charlie's Electric Bike parking lot.

Friday, September 18th, Welcome to Wavecrest. We will be back at the Best Western Hotel from 5pm, with light refreshments, beer, and wine. We will also be selling merchandise Friday evening at the hotel.

Saturday, September 19th, Wavecrest Woodie Meet, at Moonlight State Beach from 8am to 2pm and then head back to the Best Western for a Hodad's dinner (the best burgers, fries and onion rings in town!) at 6pm! We will attempt to sell the tickets for the Saturday night dinner prior to the weekend on line (details are being worked out) and also during the weekend of the event.

Sunday, September 20th will be the Annual Woodie Cruise on old Hwy 101! We will gather at 8am at the Encinitas City Hall parking lot for a chance to say goodbye to new and old friends. We plan to leave the parking lot at 8:30am to start the cruise.

Thurs Oct 1 Wavecrest Volunteer Appreciation Party

Jump for Joy, and Breathe a Sign of Relief as Wavecrest 2020 wraps up and we thank all volunteers for their efforts in creating another successful event!

RSVP to Karen This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. OR Nora This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Tues Oct 6, NO SOCIAL COMMITTEE MEETING THIS MONTH

Tues Oct 13, 6:00pm, SDW Board of Directors Meeting

Join the San Diego Woodies' Board of Directors Meeting at 6:00pm at Pandora Pizza, located at 828 N Coast Hwy 101 Ste G, Encinitas, CA 92024.

Sat Oct 17, 8:30am, Ruby's Diner AND Miniature Museum

No-host breakfast at Ruby's at Carlsbad Premium Outlets, located at 5630 Paseo Del Norte #130 D, Carlsbad, CA 92008.

Immediately following we will caravan over to visit the The Miniature Engineering Craftsmanship Museum located at 3190 Lionshead Ave, Carlsbad, CA 92010, to view its collection of unique and carefully crafted objects of metal and wood.
Rocky and Candy Brown are organizing this event.

Tues Nov 3, 6:00pm San Diego Woodies Social Committee Meeting

Tuesday, Nov 3 at 6:00pm. The San Diego Woodies Social Committee will meet up at a place TBA- to be announced.

For more information contact Karen This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. OR Nora This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you'd like to attend.

Tues Nov 10, 6:00pm, San Diego Woodies Board of Directors Meeting

Join the San Diego Woodies' Board of Directors Meeting at 6:00pm at Pandora Pizza, located at 828 N Coast Hwy 101 Ste G, Encinitas, CA 92024

Sat Nov 21, 8:30am, Meet at Ki's Restaurant, Cardiff

Sat Nov 21, 8:30am at Ki's Restaurant located at 2591 S Coast Hwy 101, Cardiff, CA 92007. Meet at 8:30am for a no-host breakfast with your woodie friends. After breakfast it's time for a local cruise.

Tues Dec 1, NO SOCIAL COMMITTEE MEETING THIS MONTH

Sat Dec 5, ENCINITAS HOLIDAY PARADE

Sat Dec 5, OCEAN BEACH HOLIDAY PARADE

Sun Dec 6, San Diego Woodies HOLIDAY BRUNCH

Location and details to be announced.