Golden Gate Chapter of VCOA has a full schedule of events, at least one per month. You can check the calendar at <A HREF="http://www.goldengatevcoa.org" TARGET="_blank">http://www.goldengatevcoa.org</A><p><br>April 29 – Davis Car Show and Swap Meet <p> This is one of the largest Volvo events in California. It starts Sunday morning at 9 and runs until late afternoon. Last year there were nearly two hundred cars at this meet. We’ll have food and door prizes, vendors, swap meet stuff, and a “people’s choice” judging event and award trophies for Volvos old and new, in a number of classes. The event costs $10 at the gate you don’t need to be a VCOA member to attend, and you don’t need to register. Just show up and have fun. The event is at The Davis the Davis Central Park Pavilion, 3rd and C streets in Davis. It is a wonderful park with grass and trees and a playground. Downtown Davis shops and restaurants are a short easy walk. Event goes all day. Be there early, stay late.<p><br>April 30 - Track Day at Thunderhill<p>Track day at Thunderhill Raceway on Monday April 30. You can check out the track at <A HREF="http://www.thunderhill.com" TARGET="_blank">http://www.thunderhill.com</A> We are limiting the number of cars to 50 to ensure everyone has sufficient track time and maintain non crowded conditions. Price is $170 for VCOA members, $195 for non members, including lunch. There is no racing, just a chance to drive your car fast on the track under safe, controlled conditions. Instructors will be available. <p>You will get at least four 20 minute on track sessions. Your car does not need to be modified or race prepared. You need the regular highway safety equipment, and your car will need to pass a simple tech inspection. You will also need a helmet. We will divide up groups according to car potential and driver experience so that you can be in a group that is comfortable for your skill level. <p>Registration is available now. If you are interested please contact me at [email protected] or call me at 415-455-9192 so that I can give you the details, answer questions and hold a spot for you.