Literature, Toy, and Memorabilia Show for Porsches and Vintage VW's

Saturday, March 2nd, 2019 at the LAX Hilton Hotel

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Related Events



So Cal All-Porsche Swap and Car Display

Sunday, March 3rd, 2019

Phoenix Club, 1340 South Sanderson, Anaheim, CA 92806


The 356 Club is once again hosting the So Cal All-Porsche Swap & Car Display! It will be held on the day after the Lit Meet, Sunday March 3rd, 2019. We'll be at the Phoenix Club in Anaheim, CA.  If you've been there, you know it’s a terrific site. See for details on this German-American Club.  As before, they will have the FestHalle of 11,500 feet under one roof, plus lots of outside room for more vendors/swappers and a large grass soccer field for car corrals. Walk-in gates open at 8 a.m and admission is $10. As before, swappers will make a $40 donation per space and car displayers will get rock star parking for a $20 donation, with a part of the proceeds going to the Orange County Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. For indoor only vendor space reservations at $60/space, contact Trevor Gates at or 949-573-5606. For more information regarding the event and outdoor swap space contact Pete McNulty at or 949-400-9319. We look forward to seeing you at this rain or shine event!






European Collectibles, Inc. 12th Annual “OPEN HOUSE”

Saturday, March 2nd 2019 (tentative)
4pm to 7pm

1665 Babcock Street, Costa Mesa, CA 92627


The Saturday evening Open House will begin at 4pm and end at 7pm. Nick Clemence and Chris Casler will have historic Porsches on display in their showroom. They encourage you to drop by and spend time taking in all that is Porsche.  European Collectibles is located at 1665 Babcock Street, Costa Mesa, CA 92627, 949-650-4718 phone or






Sierra Madre Collection's Warehouse Open House

Thursday, February 28, 2019
10am to 4pm

1669 Colorado Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90041


Sierra Madre Collection is pleased to once again be hosting their open house event at their brand-new location in Eagle Rock on Thursday, February 28th. All orders placed at the open house will receive a 10% discount along with all orders picked up during the event. Come grab some lunch and check out the great savings at our scratch and dent sale taking place during the open house.


Please call (888) 986-4466 or email and place your orders ahead of time to ensure all parts are in stock and ready to be picked up at the open house. Look forward to seeing you there! Please visit for more details about Sierra Madre Collection and the open house event.




John Willhoit’s Open House

Friday, March 1st, 2019 (tentative)

9am to 5pm

Willhoit Auto Restoration

1360 Gladys Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90804


We will have our WR Annual Open House on Friday March 1st, the day before the Lit Meet from 9am to 5pm. Coffee and pastries are available in the morning and our Grill-Meisters will be grilling German Bratwurst for lunch.


Cars in all stages of restoration will be on display, and WR techs will be available to explain why our restorations have become known as the best in the industry. We will also be giving test rides in our newest 2.1 liter; have engine demonstrations, videos, a slide show, and a Cars For Sale section.


For questions or directions go to the website at or call the shop at (562) 439-3333.



Jim Liberty’s Open House

Saturday, March 2nd 2019
3:30pm to 7pm

Liberty Motorsports

853 W. 17th. Street, Suite B Costa Mesa, CA 92627
Located at the corner of Babcock and 17th. Street, on the same side as European Collectibles (enter off Babcock Street).


Jim Liberty will hold an Open House with light food and drinks at his shop from 3:30pm to 7pm, just after the Lit Meet and just before the European Collectibles open house. His shop has moved down the street and is now at 853 W. 17th. Street, Suite B in Costa Mesa—a couple of doors down from European Collectibles. You can get a travel “two-fer.” Jim is a one-man shop and he has turned out some prize-winning 356 restorations. His phone number is 949-375-1888.



Carparc USA LLC

Saturday, March 2nd, 2019

11am to 5pm

1701 Pomona Ave, Unit B, Costa Mesa, CA 92627


With our new shop officially opened for more than a year now we are gearing up for the Annual LA Lit and Toy Show Event. We want to invite you to our Open House on Saturday March 2, 2019 from 11am-5pm.  Our expanded showroom will be the host to some very special early 911’s in various stages of restoration. Be sure to stop by as we will be having our traditional German Bratwurst BBQ with drinks and snacks.


Our address is 1701 Pomona Ave, Costa Mesa 92627 or visit our website in the “contact us” section to find a map/directions. Any questions, please don’t hesitate to email us; and or call 562-331-0681. See you there!




Klasse 356 Parts Open House

Friday, March 1st, 2019

9am to 3pm

4040 Spencer Street, Suite L, Torrance, CA 90503


Ed and the gang at Klasse 356 Parts in Torrance CA invite everyone to stop by anytime on Friday, March 1st, between 9am and 3pm to talk parts and cars. Check the website at If you want to chat with Ed, try him at 310-370-3014.



Auto Kennel’s Open House

Friday, March 1st, 2019

10am to 5pm

1974 Charle Street, Costa Mesa, CA 92627


Paul and Ed Kramer’s Auto Kennel will have an Open House on Friday, March 1st, 2019. Doors will be open from 10:00am to 5:00pm. Food and beverages will be available during lunch time with lots of car gazing and tire kicking throughout the day. Auto Kennel’s building partner, Nick Reed’s Veloce Gruppe will be joining in. When you get there, please pull down the alley beside the building where the electric gate will be open for you to pull in. For a map and directions, please check the website at


If you need help or have questions, please email Paul at




Callas Rennsport Open House

Friday, March 1st, 2019
8am to 4pm

19080 Hawthorne Blvd, Torrance, CA 90503


Callas Rennsport is hosting their Open House in conjunction with the Annual Los Angeles Literature Show and Swap Meet Weekend to allow Porsche Enthusiasts to view the beautiful and rare Porsches we service & restore! Join them Friday, March 1, 2019 from 8:00AM-4:00PM to see their current restorations including 2 914-6s, 959s, and the 911R #19 mid-restoration. They'll also have a 1968 911 SR, 1973 911 RS, 1994 964 RS NGT, 2005 GT3 RSR, Carrera GT and several in-progress Engine Rebuilds available to view. Visit them at


(2018 info below —2019 itinerary coming soon)

Get to know Porsche more intimately by attending their mini Tech Sessions throughout the day:

  • State of current Porsche Market: 2018 9:00AM-9:45AM presented by Nathan Merz Owner of Columbia Valley Luxury Cars
  • Preservation v. Restoration 10:00AM-10:45PM Presented by Tony Callas & Tom Prine
  • Lunch Provided by The Habit Burger Truck 11:00AM-12:30PM
  • Preventative Maintenance for Your Porsche 12:45PM-1:45PM Presented by Charles Navarro of LN Engineering
  • Porsche 959: A Technological Masterpiece 2:00PM-2:45PM Presented by CR Technician Mike Crommett
  • A Historical Account of the 914-6 GT 3:00PM-3:45PM Presented by CR Technician Andy Thonet


Coffee, fruit and donuts will be served beginning at 8:00am. Take advantage of the opportunity to see and photograph the historically important cars before the crowds arrive. They’ll have prize drawings throughout the day including a Bentley Publishers special gift as a Grand Prize!





CPR Classic Open House

Thursday, February 28th and Friday, March 1st, 2019, 8am to 5pm

309 Industrial Way, Fallbrook, CA 92028


CPR Classic will have an Open House on Thursday, February 28th and Friday, March 1st from 8am until 5pm. Phone number is 760-723-8689. Phone number is 760-723-8689. CPR's website is worth a look at ahead of time, see it at




Justice Private Automotive Collection Open House

Thursday, February 28th, Friday, March 1st and Monday, March 4th, 2019
8am to 5pm

Justice Private Automotive Collection, 2734 Huntington Drive, Duarte, CA 91010


Visit for more information. Call 626-359-9174 or email








Wholesale California Restorations Open House and Garage Sale

Thursday, February 28th and Friday, March 1st, 2019

9am to 3pm

2148 Newport Blvd, Suite F, Costa Mesa, CA 92627


Tom Drummond’s and Mike Canfield’s Wholesale California Restorations is having an open house and garage sale on Thursday and Friday, with hot dogs and burgers for lunch on Thursday and our homemade tacos served on Friday from 11am until 2pm. The staff cleaned out the storage rooms and they have a lot of spare parts to sell. Please note that there is very limited parking on the site but there is a Starter Brothers Market two driveways north with a lot of parking. If you have questions, please call 949-631-7456.



Hunziker Open House

Thursday, February 28th and Friday, March 1st, 2019
9am to 3pm

4040 Spencer St. Suites A&B, Torrance, CA 90503


Come visit the brand new Hunziker shop at 4040 Spencer St. Suites A&B, Torrance, CA 90503. 9am to 3pm (same building as the Klasse 356 Open House and a couple blocks south of Callas Rennsport). Original Porsche art, cars, watches, posters, prints, apparel and continental breakfast! Door prizes and giveaways.





Porsche South Bay Classic Partner Open House

Saturday, March 2nd, 2019 (tentative)

Time: TBA

14610 Hindry Ave., Hawthorne, CA 90505

German Fare, Raffle Items


Join Porsche South Bay for their 3rd annual Classic Open House. The event also marks their third year as a Porsche Classic Partner, a distinction that only 5 other Porsche dealerships can claim. To celebrate, Porsche South Bay will be providing their usual selection of German food, beer, wine, champagne, as well as an unbelievable collection of classic Porsche vehicles.


If you are a Classic Porsche Owner, we encourage you to bring it to the event and show it off in the "Classic Corral."


You can find out more about Porsche South Bay Classic Partner status here or view a video of last year’s open house.




Friday March 1st, 10am to 2pm

15725 Chemical Ln.

Huntington Beach, CA 92649


Bill Perrone and Jeff Smith will host an Open House at The Parts Shop on Friday March 1st from 10 AM to 2 PM. Cars, parts and motorcycles for sale and on display. Food and beverages will be served. Everyone is welcome.




John Esposito Porsche Repair Open House

Thursday, February 28th, 2019
9am to 5pm

7360 Varna Avenue, North Hollywood, CA 91605




TRE Motorsports OPEN HOUSE

Thursday, February 28th, 2019
9am to 5pm
15854 Strathern St., Van Nuys CA 91406

(818) 909-9220





Emory Motorsports Open House

Saturday, March 2nd, 2019
Starting at 3pm
North Hollywood, CA




The 36th annual porsche and vintage vw literature, toy & memorabilia meet

Brought to you by Stoddard NLA LLC


Saturday, March 2, 2019

The LAX Hilton Hotel

5711 West Century Boulevard, Los Angeles CA 90045


Contact Us:

Stoddard NLA LLC

(800) ­342 ­1414 |  (440) 869-9890 |


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