6th Annual
  Hot San Jose
    Nights©

                            735 Harrison St., Santa Clara, CA 95050
           JUST ADDED!  Friday Night Cruise to the Drive-In!  Details below!              
Register today!  Only $30!  Click Here!
All Pre-registered Cars will receive a special award!
Added Feature: Celebrating the 50 years of Mustang!
All Pre-registered Mustangs receive a special award!

Click Here for the Mike Hennessy & Al Macks Most Complete Car Show/Event List!

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6th Annual Hot San Jose Nights!
          July 12, 2014      
                          10am - 4pm

at Reid-Hillview Airport!
Hot San Jose Nights is a family fun event bringing together car guys & gals showing off an incredible array of vintage custom hot rods, muscle cars, sleek sports cars, survivors, new special interest cars, & even new cars from the dealerships for an old fashioned Friday night cruise to the Drive-In & fun day in the sun!   Tour Trade Winds Aviation!  Bring your chairs & coolers and enjoy the day!  Great live music & food all day !  Cars & Aircraft are invited to be on display inside the airport grounds and S.T.E.A.M (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Math) Festival  (www.svsteamfest.com) is happening for the kids! 
Free Admission, too!  Sponsored in part by the  Santa Clara Valley
Medical Center Foundation of Santa Clara County.

 
JUST ADDED!  Friday night cruise to the Drive-In for
American Graffiti
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NEW!  No registration for cruise or Drive-In!
Only $7.50/person! 
Pay at the gate! 
 
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'32 Deuce Coupe tribute car leads the cruise!
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Only open to vintage, classic, street
rod & new special interest cars!
Early entry at 6pm for the movie!
Huge BBQ/band/it's a party!

 
After 8pm the public can park at the
  movie if space allows.
click here to learn more!

**PLEASE NOTE: Any vendor or person bringing a tent MUST have sturdy weighted tie downs for each pole due to strong winds in area!
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Celebrating 50th Anniversary of the Ford Mustang with Special Mustang Awards and a
Mustang Corral!

Register on or before June 23rd 27th to show your new or vintage Mustang to be included on the 2014 50th Anniversary Mustang Registry Poster and receive your 50th Anniversary Mustang Award Plaque and Registry Poster free!
Early registration has filled up!
No spaces available for day of show.




Resin wall plaque award measures 6 1/2" x 7 1/2" and weighs over a pound and a half!

There's More to See and Do!



Sports Gallery Silent Auction!

Featuring sports and entertainment memorabilia!

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Antique Auto Club will have a full display!





USS Hornet will have a jet nosecone on display!



The Self Driving Google Car!



And check out Google Glass!




Bob Hope's "Spirit of America"

recreation on display!


Ray Bandar - The Bone Guy!


Trade Winds Aviation



 Ever dream about flying? 
  • Newer Cessna airplanes on display!
  • Demo flights available! (call 408)729-5100 to reserve a spot!
  • Learn to Fly seminar!
  • A flying challenge in their simulator!
Celebrating all dedicated Car Guys  & Gals who support the charities  by attending the car shows! 
Register on or before June 23rd 27th to show your Vintage, Classic, Muscle, Street Rod, or Special Interest Car new or old today and receive a free "Award of Excellence" Plaque for your help in supporting charities!

Early registration has filled up!
No spaces available for day of show.



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Celebrating Car Clubs and other charitable groups who work tirelessly year round to support the local charities! 
Special awards will be given to invited guests!  If you have a club or group that works  year round for a charity let us know on or before June 27th!  Our list is growing!
  • Steve Silva - Santa Clara Lions
  • "Big Daddy" Tony Martinez - Blvd BombS Car Club
  • Mark Leon - Director of NASA Robotics Education
  • Jim Wilker - Director of Playing at Learning
  • Jerry Nabham - Specialty Solid Waste
  • NBN Sports
  • Tino Valentino with Cal-Nev-Hi Kiwanis
  • Sunnyvale Rotary
  • Rick Schiller and Mercury News
  • Team "Our Girl Jen"The Light The Night Walk benefiting the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
  • CreaTV San Jose
  • Winchester Auto Supply
  • Willow Glen Lions
  • Yellow Cab of Silicon Valley
  • F.O.E. of Willow Glen
  • Intero Real Estate of Saratoga
  • Larry Brooks and the Campbell Veterans Car Show
  • Our very own Gina Keydeniers
  • San Jose Classic Chevy Club
  

San Jose Giants Gigante!

Get your picture taken with everyone's favorite mascot!




Shark Fire Truck!



Meet Dennis Mattish!


Dennis wrote the books "History of San Jose Auto Racing 1903 - 2007" & History of Watsonville & Salinas Auto Racing"It's a great time to meet the man who has done all of the research and has put it all together!  Stop by to say hi, check out his photos, books, & posters!


New Car Dealership Displays!

Jaguar!  Chevrolet!
Mercedes Benz!



A Live Shark!

The Marine Science Institute


Slot Car Racing!



What do you like best about Hot San Jose Nights?

"Family Event...... the people....the cars.....the nicest people ever....... great show.....lots to do........nice variety of cars.......friendly people.......car people are great people.......the bands.....it's a lot of fun.....there is a lot to do ....... .......cruise to the Drive-In.......nice and close to home.....more than one day ........looking at different types of cars.......everyone is having a great  time .........it gets better every year......good food....taking an old car to the Drive-In.......an eclectic mix of cars.....cruising at night......organized event...... great vendors........meeting with friends at the show.......Mike does a great job ...great for families.....everything.......different styles of cars....doing something for charity.....demolition derby......friendly folks......networking and seeing the cars.........seeing all the cars on the road for the cruise......watching people look at cars.....it's a heck of a lot of fun....you don't have to go to Reno ....friendly people......good deals at the Swap Meet".....and we do it all for YOU!
Featured Bands


Rockin' Blues Express
at the Drive-In!
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Lyin' I's
Eagles tribute band

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Never Dull Band
Classic rock/blues & Latin Jazz

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Song & Drum Band
Popular favorites

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Angela Borricua Tirado &
Nicole Mann

Singing the National Anthem
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Participating Food Trucks:
  • Kona Ice
  • MOGO BBQ
  • Sandees Fresh Grind Coffee House
  • Small Fry Eats
Supporting Sponsors & Participants 
  • Santa Clara Valley Medical Center Foundation of Santa Clara County
  • Google
  • The Tech Museum of Innovation
  • USS Hornet
  • Tech Shop
  • Antique Auto Club 
  • Hagerty Insurance
  • Friends of Lick Observatory
  • San Jose Museum of Art
  • San Jose Electric Auto Association
  • Marine Science Institute
  • Botball Robotics 
  • Mad Science Unlimited 
  • STEMdelivered.org
  • Ray Bandar - The Bone Guy
  • Dave Cortese - District 3 Supervisor 
  • Cindy Chavez - County Supervisor 
  • CCSF Engineering Club
  • Explorabox
  • Rocketship Powered by k12
  • California Virtual Academies
  • California Indoor Radon Program
  • Center for Employment Training
  • Child ID - New York Life
  • City College of San Francisco's Engineering Club
  • Dstar Engines 
  • Star Power
  • RLABS
  • Science Wiz
  • Fremont High Robotics Team 
  • 4C Community Child Care Council of Santa Clara County, Inc
  • SheHeroes!
  • Breathe California of the Bay Area
  • TLCC Welcomes You!!
  • California Department of Public Health
  • San Jose Public Library
  • Our City Forest
  • Silicon Valley Second School 
  • San Jose Flipper Dippers
  • Shared Adventures
  • Sikka Dental
  • Monterey Bay Horsemanship and Therapeutic Center
  • Silicon Valley Down Syndrome Network
  • San Jose Conservation Corps & Charter School  
  • Community Child Care Solutions
  • Auto Glow
  • J.B.I. Raceway
  • BrightCurrent
  • Flowers by Becky
  • Grandma's Garden
  • Screen My Garage
  • ITSPHUN
  • Shady Lady
  • Caremore
  • ......and many more! 
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