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27th Pacific Coast Dream Machines Show, April 30, 2017

FOR PREVIEW STORY/BEST BETS/HIGHLIGHT BOX/CALENDAR MEDIA CONTACT: Tim Beeman 650-726-3491 WEBSITE: DOWNLOAD 300 DPI JPEGS: FACEBOOK: INSTAGRAM: TWITTER: HALF MOON BAY CALIFORNIA'S ONE-OF-A-KIND FESTIVAL OF MAGNIFICENT MACHINES MARKS 27TH YEAR Pacific Coast Dream Machines Show Returns Sunday, April 30, 2017, Half Moon Bay (CA) Airport World-Class Tricked-Out Cars and Trucks, Fantastic Flying Machines, Custom Motorcycles, Quirky Contraptions Headline "The Coolest Show on Earth" HALF MOON BAY, CALIFORNIA (January 26, 2017) -- There are car shows, air shows, motorcycle shows, tractor shows, maker fairs, music festivals, food festivals and living history festivals galore. Mix them all together in one venue on one day and you've got Half Moon Bay California's remarkable, one and only Pacific Coast Dream Machines Show -- marking its 27th year in 2017 with a massive celebration of mechanical ingenuity, power and style. It's quite simply the "Coolest Show on Earth". The 27th annual show will be held on Sunday, April 30, 2017, a one-day mega-show, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Half Moon Bay Airport, located in the picturesque seaside town of Half Moon Bay, CA about 20 miles south of San Francisco. It's a whimsical, fascinating, amusing, curious and absolutely unique show and tell spectacle featuring 2,000 magnificent driving, flying and working machines from the 20th and 21st centuries. The world's coolest cars of every era and style, model-T fire engines, vintage busses, custom motorcycles, tricked out trucks, sleek streamliners, one-of-a-kind antique engines and tractors and historic military aircraft will be among the mesmerizing displays. It's one of the west coast's biggest, baddest gatherings of the world's coolest cars. Every automotive style and era will be represented among the incredible displays -- tricked-out hot rods, customs, muscle cars, street machines, lowriders, modified imports, sporty compacts, kit cars, touring, luxury and sports cars -- complete with rumbling engines, impeccable detail work, and sparkling chrome. Proud owners show up in cars that come in all shapes, colors and sizes. Spectators will get a rare up-close look at antique horseless carriages and Ford Model T's, fanciful touring and luxury cars, powerful sports cars, custom cars and street rods, muscle cars, vintage and modern era high-performance race cars, quirky art and pedal cars, modified street machines with cutting edge styles, exotic high-performance cars, stylish European cars, ultra cool low-riders, sporty compacts, modified imports with flashy graphics, fashionable hip-hop urban show cars, homebuilt kit cars, super-charged turbo cars and trucks, "green" technology/alternative fuel vehicles, streamliners, dragsters, funny cars, gassers, and jet cars. Hundreds of aviation wonders are expected to be on display -- headlined by legendary vintage warbirds like the B-25 Bomber and C-47 Skytrain plus stylish homebuilts, classics from the '40s and '50s, sport and ultralight aircraft. Inspiring flyovers by some of our nation's most storied military aircraft promise to be a fan favorite - all flown in memory of the late Eddie Andreini Sr., world-renown aerobatics pilot, founding Dream Machines contributor and pillar in the Half Moon Bay community. Plus there's P-51 "Mustang Madness" -- a spectacular display of America's premier World War II fighter along with YAK Russian fighters and an impressive array of T-6 and T-28 military fighters and trainers. Thrilling rides will be offered in helicopters and vintage bi-planes. Among the scheduled attractions are spectacular skydiving performances from the C-47 with military style jumps by the experts at Precision Skydiving and a special appearance by Shane Skull Krusher, the world's youngest mini monster truck driver. For electrifying showstoppers, the show's extreme attractions return - freestyle motocross shows, unimotorcycle drags and monster truck rides. "We're proud to say 2017 will mark our 27th annual Dream Machines Show," said event Chairman Chad Hooker. "This year's show promises to be as spectacular and fascinating as ever and we look forward to welcoming visitors to our beautiful Half Moon Bay area for what has grown into one of Northern California's most unique and beloved events." The "DRIVE Magazine Dream Machine of the Year" returns with editors from Beckett Media's DRIVE Magazine on hand to select a winner from the thousands of magnificent machines on display. A special trophy will be awarded at a recognition ceremony during the show. The attractions for youngsters are amazing and endless in the Super Duper Kidz Funzone: a ultra-thrilling zip line, Zorbs - the Human Hamster Ball race track, bungee jump, rock climbing wall, wild and wacky waterballerz, Rocky the Mechanical Bull ride, giant inflatable rock slide and obstacle course, face painting, and a remote-controlled NASCAR race track. There's a stellar lineup of all-day live music, plenty of fabulous food and delicious coastal-infused drink with a custom cocktail and beer just for the show - The Aviator, a refreshing gin cocktail, and Bloody Mary's from Half Moon Bay Distillery and Classic Motorhead Ale from Half Moon Bay Brewing Company plus tasty varietals from Half Moon Bay's Barterra Winery. The Half Moon Bay Pilots Association Saturday Hangar Dinner will be held on Saturday, April 29 at the Andreini family hangar at Half Moon Bay Airport. Preview some of the historic aircraft and custom cars that will be displayed at the Dream Machines Show and enjoy a festive barbecue tri-tip dinner party. Tickets are $30 per person, available at the door which open at 5:30 pm. Parking is on the airport field - enter off Capistrano Road. To show a car, motorcycle or other magnificent machine, the registration fee is $40 per machine ($50 for entries postmarked after April 15) and includes a dash plaque and admission for two people. Spectator admission is $25 for adults (age 18-69), $15 for ages 11-17 and 70+, Free for kids age 10 and under. Tickets are available at the gate only. There is a separate $10 per vehicle spectator parking fee. The show is open to the public on Sunday, April 30 from 10 am to 4 pm. Gates open at 6:30 for those that have registered their machine or plan to register to show day of show. Half Moon Bay Airport, at 9850 N. Cabrillo Highway, is located on Highway 1, about 20 miles south of San Francisco and 5 miles north of Highway 92. The show benefits the Coastside Adult Day Health Center.

Register on-line at For event information and registration forms, call the info-line at 650-726-2328 or visit the website FOR BEST BETS/HIGHLIGHT BOX/CALENDAR LISTINGS MEDIA CONTACT: Tim Beeman 650-726-3491 WEBSITE: DOWNLOAD 300 DPI JPEGS: FACEBOOK: INSTAGRAM: TWITTER: PACIFIC COAST DREAM MACHINES SHOW HALF MOON BAY'S FESTIVAL OF MAGNIFICENT MACHINES, "THE COOLEST SHOW ON EARTH" APRIL 30, 2017 -- 10 AM TO 4 PM -- HALF MOON BAY (CA) AIRPORT WHAT: There's nothing quite like the Pacific Coast Dream Machines Show, a uniquely spectacular showcase of motorized mechanical marvels from throughout the 20th and 21st centuries. "The Coolest Show On Earth" celebrates its 26th year with a mesmerizing array of more than 2,000 ultra cool antique, vintage, classic, custom and exotic machines of all kinds on display for public viewing. Automobiles ranging from hot rods, dragsters, customs, low riders, imports, street machines and muscle cars to fanciful touring, luxury, and sports cars; also exceptional vintage warbirds, classics from the 40's and 50's and homebuilt aircraft, tricked out trucks and motorcycles, military and SWAT vehicles, a special display of vintage police cars, world-record streamliners, model-T fire engines, antique engines and tractors, helicopter and plane rides, custom bicycles, kinetic art, rolling sculptures, extreme toys, mega-modified machines, advanced "green" technology vehicles, jaw-dropping flyovers by historic military aircraft, high-flying freestyle motorcycle stunt shows, awesome skydiving performances, monster truck rides, unimotorcycle drag races, a mega-thrilling zip-line, bungee jump and tons of kid's amusements in the Super Duper Funzone, fabulous food and drink, and stellar live music -- all to benefit the Coastside Adult Day Health Center. ADMISSION: $25 for adults (age 18-69), $15 for ages 11-17 and 70+, Free for kids age 10 and under. There is a separate $10 per vehicle spectator parking fee. REGISTRATION FEE: $40 per machine ($50 for entries postmarked after April 15) and includes a dash plaque and admission for two people. WHEN: Sunday, April 30, 2017. Hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. WHERE: At Half Moon Bay Airport (9850 N. Cabrillo Hwy) on Hwy. 1, 5 miles north of Hwy. 92., Half Moon Bay CA INFO-LINE: 650-726-2328 WEBSITE: FACEBOOK: INSTAGRAM: TWITTER:!/miramarevents