STAY TUNED - WE ARE ALREADY MAKING PLANS FOR THE 6th ANNUAL RENDEZVOUS BACK TO ROUTE 66 IN DOWNTOWN SAN BERNARDINO. WHERE IT ALL BEGAN!!!
Just wanted to say it was a fantastic show. My wife and I saw it advertised on the Internet and decided to include it on our road trip. I've never seen anything like it. The quality (and quantity) of vehicles was amazing, nothing like we get in the uk. Thank you for putting on such a fantastic show. - Tim B.
Thanks, it was a wonderful Rendezvous Back To Route 66 again this year. You have put on 5 years of wonderful fun times back into downtown San Bernardino.We have brought our car to all of them since the original one beginning in 1990. Looking forward to October 2018 for the next one. - Pam F.
Very cool show. I’d like to add, that in this time of divisiveness along a variety of lines, there were folks there of every stripe, thousands upon thousands in various races, creeds, colors, religious viewpoints and political affiliations, and in my entire day there, I saw not one altercation or harsh word exchanged. - John D.
Great event as usual - Pam L.
Had a great time. Glad to see the show is back. - Oscar F.
Please bring it back as a two day event with more vendors. It was Great time as always! - Terry M.
Deathtraps Car Club had a great time, thank you for hosting this event which we all love. - Gregory V.
Great job to the volunteers today. We really enjoyed this car show and cruise - Mark M.

 

Thank you to all the car participants, sponsors, City of San Bernardino, volunteers and car enthusiasts for making the 5th Annual Rendezvous back to Route 66 a memorable event.

 

In the News:

Leaders: ‘Rendezvous indicator of San Bernardino’s progress’

By Anthony Victoria - October 11, 2017

Cruising through E Street remains a tradition for the thousands of Inland residents who attended last Saturday’s Rendezvous Back to Route 66 event in downtown San Bernardino.

“I’ve come every year since 2000,” said Fred Conteaoi of Yucaipa. “I used to live right down the street on Court. This was my backyard.”
Seeing over 1,150 cars cruise downtown and show off their robust engines and vehicles to the public is an indicator that things are turning around, members of the Conteaoi family believe. >> Read the full article

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Route 66 Back Again

OCTOBER 16, 2017 BY 

Saturday, Oct. 7, San Bernardino Area Chamber of Commerce (SBACC) hosted the 5th annual Route 66 Rendezvous in downtown San Bernardino.
This year, hundreds of car enthusiast came to Route 66 Rendezvous to see over 1,000 cars, listen to music, eat good food, and have a great time with their families.

Alex Trujillo, who was raised in San Bernardino and has been coming to Route 66 since he was a kid, said he was excited because he was able to bring his ‘57 Chevy Sedan that he overhauled piece by piece over the course of several years. >> Read full article

 

Event Location

We are happy to be able to maintain the same event area this year. We are anticipating 1000 vehicles this year. The event borders are "E" Street to the West, 5th Street to the North, Arrowhead to the East and 2nd Street to the South.

For direction to the event area.

The cruise route will wind itself around and through the event area. The approved route is 2nd St to Arrowhead Ave., north to 5th, West on 5th to "E" St, South on "E" St, East on 4th St. to D St, South on D to 2nd St., East on 2nd to Arrowhead Ave. Approximately 1.3 miles.

2017 Cruise route

 

Court Street Square

Court Street Square will be the activity center of this year's event. The Court Street Stage area will be the location of the CARtoberfest (Beer Gardens) where the brew will be flowing.

Ford DisplayCourt Street Square parking lot will be filled with food and merchandise vendors. The vendors are being taken off the streets to leave room for the beautiful cars and more room to cruisin. We believe there will be something for everyone.

Beer GardensBeer Garden

We have three Beer Gardens at this year's event. Located at Court Street Square, the front of City Hall and on Courst St. between "D" St & Arrowhead Ave.

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