The great Race comes to Eureka!

June 25, 2019


150 Vintage Automobiles, from 1915 to 1972 and Their 400 Drivers, Navigators and Back-seat Passengers to Descend on Old Town as Part of the 2019 Riverside to Tacoma ‘Great Race’

Old Town, Eureka is overnight stop #4. Upon parking their vehicles along the Bayfront the participants will partake of a delicious Humboldt repast provided by participating food vendors and restaurants, with tables running several blocks along 2nd street in the heart of Old Town. The public is absolutely welcome to join in the spectacle Tuesday evening, to eat, drink, and mix and mingle with the cars and their teams.

The Great Race in Old Town is being sponsored by the Eureka Lodging Alliance and the Humboldt Lodging Alliance as well as the Leon’s Car Care Center, City of Eureka, Humboldt Made, the Eureka  Visitor’s Center, Eureka Main Street, and the Eureka-Humboldt Visitors Bureau .


The great crawl

Join us in Old Town Eureka on Tuesday, June 25 for the Great Crawl. In the spirit of the Great Race, we are encouraging patrons and bars to have fun with a pre-1972 themed pub crawl! Interested venues, please register down below.