Friends of Steve McQueen Car and Motorcycle Show returns October 3 – Daily Bulletin
The Friends of Steve McQueen Car and Motorcycle Show, an event to benefit Boys Republic in Chino Hills, returns Sunday, October 3 after a 2020 cancellation due to the coronavirus pandemic.
A volunteer committee made up of auto industry professionals, powersports enthusiasts and family members of the late actor Steve McQueen are organizing the event, now in its 14th year. McQueen, a 1946 alumnus of Boys Republic School and the Troubled Youth Treatment Community, often returned to campus to visit the boys and helped meet the needs of the facility throughout. his life, according to a press release.
The auto show and supporting events have raised $ 3.7 million in funding for the Boys Republic program since 2008, according to the press release.
This year’s auto show, held on the Boys Republic campus at 1907 Boys Republic Drive, runs from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., and general admission is $ 10. Tickets are available at stevemcqueencarshow.com and at the event.
There will be over 400 new and vintage sports cars, motorcycles, trailers, trucks, tractors, airplanes and more, as well as a Meyers Manx buggy exhibit. The event also includes a Le Mans race stand and a recreation of the French village to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the film “Le Mans”.
Weather permitting, there will also be free hot air balloon and glider flights at a cost of $ 125 available between 8 a.m. and 9 a.m.
Before the Sunday Motor Show, a welcome party for those 21 and over, from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Friday, October 1; and a dinner at the Auto Show from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Saturday, October 2. For more information, visit stevemcqueencarshow.com.