Our Annual Picnic

The upcoming 2017  San Diego Prowlers Picnic and Ol’ Timer’s Reunion will be our 70th and LAST.  Please mark Sunday, June 25th on your calendar.


Come and celebrate with us at Grape Day Park in at 321 North Broadway, Escondido, CA 92025.  A donation of $20 at the gate is requested. No preregistration. Celebrate from 9 am until 3 pm.   Both breakfast and lunch will be available and music will be provided by The Ideas !

Open to all Hot Rods, Customs, Trucks, special interest vehicles and Motorcycles.

Event T-Shirts available in limited quantities.


Visit the hot rod club that has been there the whole time since 1947. See the cars and hobby that shaped today’s automobile in the early laboratory of new ideas for power and styling. Also visit our history booth to see the pictures and memorabilia from post WWII to the present honoring the people and the cars of this era!



Thanks to Steve Waldron for another year of great T Shirts.

Many thanks to our famous racing and hot rodding artist Bob McCoy for our amazing 2013 T shirt art !

SPEEDWAY MOTORS sponsors of our 2012 and 2013 Annual Picnic.


SPEEDWAY is one of the oldest speedshops and the Prowlers are one of the oldest hot rod clubs

Want to Become a Member?

Are you interested in becoming a member but still have some questions? For more information, use our contact form or just email us. We look forward to hearing from you!


New Website!

Welcome to our new / updated website.

News and Events of the San Diego Prowlers

As always there are many things going on with the Prowlers.  To view current and interesting past events or news items - select the item from the list to the left.


And always remember that you are invited to attend one of our regular meetings.  Our meetings are at the Ranch House Restaurant at 11510 Woodside Ave, Santee, CA. 


We meet at 11:30AM on the 1st and 3rd Thursdays of each month.


See you soon!

THE GOODGUYS ROD AND CUSTOM ASSOCIATION CAR SHOW IN                                                    DEL MAR 2015

The Good Guys asked the Prowlers to participate in the April 2015 show in Del Mar, California.  This was a real special opportunity for a bunch of old guys.

Rear, left to right: Steve Waldron, Marty Moore, Ace Carnahan, Jeff Walls, Bob Smith, Marty Simonides, Les Hilgers, Bill Larson, Johnny Vinta, and Bob Stewart. Front, left to right: Monte Hale, Jim Reid and Andy Bechek.