Historic 1920s-1950s Italian Race Car Show “The California Mille” | Nob Hill
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The Fairmont (San Francisco) | 950 Mason Street San Francisco, CA
The 26th annual California Mille will bring 67 historic cars from all over the world to San Francisco to salute Italy’s most famous open road race, the Mille Miglia. See the biggest free car show of its kind in America and meet the drivers.
26th California Mille & Free Car Show
Sunday, April 24, 2016 | 11 am to 6 pm
Mason Street (btwn Sacramento and California), SF
Cars that could have qualified for Italy’s thousand mile event that ran from 1927-1957, will arrive at San Francisco’s Nob Hill from a dozen states and two foreign countries on Sunday, April 24. The public is invited to see the cars and meet the drivers from 11 am to 6 pm on Mason between California and Sacramento streets.
Co-directors David and Howard Swig will host a special presentation beginning at 1:30 pm on Sunday, recalling how their father Martin Swig introduced the Mille to America after noting that “Northern California looks more like Italy than…Italy.”
The Mille salutes Italy’s most-famous open-road race, The Mille Miglia (thousand mile), that ran from 1927-1957.
Links: Event detailsCost: FREE
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