3 days of fun and socializing!
Once a year, Datsun Roadster enthusiasts meet in Mt. Shasta for the Mt. Shasta Datsun Roadster meet. This 3-day event's headquarters are at the Swiss Holiday Lodge with additional activities at Shastice Park, Downtown Shasta and the Community Center. Event activities include but are not limited to a Welcome Reception, Ice Cream Social, Fun Run, Picnic in the Park, The Coast, Carburetor Tuning, Participants Swap Meet, Poker Fun, Show-n-Shine car show and the Awards Dinner and Raffle! This is a great opportunity to network with fellow roadster enthusiasts from various places throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico. Japan, Europe and Australia enthusiasts have attended in the past.
A gathering of classic cars that come with some really great enthusiasts equals a fantastic time for all.
ICE CREAM SOCIAL 7:30 P.M. -10 P.M.
For those arriving on Thursday, participate in the Ice Cream Social at the Swiss Holiday Lodge. Enjoy out-of-this world homemade ice cream created by Keith Williams. Reunite with friends that you haven't seen since the last meet and take the opportunity to meet first time Shasta attendees all while enjoying ice cream. At the 2019 meet, we had 12 first-time attendees! What better way to start off the 3-day event?
Enter the Poker Fun game with a $5 buy in. Get your first card at this event. Good luck.
FUN RUN LEAVES @ 9:30 A.M.
Enjoy a run with your fellow roadster friends organized by Ted Heaton. As always, this run will surely be filled with excitement and great sites. Meet at Swiss Holiday Lodge.
THE COAST & PICNIC IN THE PARK! 12:00 NOON - 2 P.M.
Grab some lunch and join us at Shastice Park. While you are there, participate in The Coast organized by Kevin Reid! What a great way to test your "coasting" skills! This is alway a lot of fun. While not coasting you can socialize with your fellow roadsters, maybe toss a frisbee, throw a football and have some fun.
WELCOME RECEPTION 8:00 P.M. - 10 P.M.
After having dinner, come on back to the Swiss Holiday Lodge for the welcome reception and meet our first time attendees. Snacks and drinks will be provided.
SHOW-N-SHINE 10 A.M. - 1:30 P.M.
This is the main event! Located on Mt. Shasta Blvd in quaint downtown Shasta, the Show-N-Shine event is an opportunity to show off your classic car to participants and to the wandering public. This event showcases the cars and all the restoration work that has been put into them. Learn tips and techniques from fellow Datsun enthusiasts. Show off your car and talk to the inquiring public about Datsun Roadsters. Enjoy small town shopping and have lunch in one of the great eating establishments. Stick around for the group photo after the show!
CARBURETOR CLINIC 2:30 P.M.
Having problems with your Datsun's carburetor? This is the place to be! Keith Williams will get your engine to purr once again!