21st Annual VW Show-Swap-Camp

  Sun. April 26th

7:00am-3pm show  The Madera Fairgrounds

 Special Vintage Meadows Awards for stock 1945-1961

This is it!  Our 21st Annual Show, Swap and Campout.  Want to show  your VW? Need some VW parts?   Join us on the grass at The 21sth Annual “VW Spring Fling”.  This is the VW Show and Swap with  300 plus VW’s on display and over 60 swappers.  Check out the video/photos at www.maderaspringfling.com  Over 23 classes (stock and custom -- air cooled and water cooled).  These classes are participant judged.  (N.O.S. Club members can only display, not enter their VWs in the show.)       .  

The Madera Fairgrounds is just off Freeway 99 at 1850 W. Cleveland Avenue in Madera.

Free parking and spectator admission with a can of  food for the Poverello House.

VW stock or custom (air or water cooled) show entry is $15. VW toy entry $5.

VW parts swap space (20’ x 20’) is $20 (no reservations, please).  

Bring your VW Hot Wheels to drag race. Kid’s, please join in the coloring contest!

We have real flush bathrooms and running water.

We have a parade of champions .  And we park in class.  


Please  NO dogs, bikes, skateboards,  alcohol beverages or LOUD stereos. 

RV/tenting is available for $30-$35 per vehicle.  NO DOGS OR ALCOHOL –Madera Fair rules/ PD will enforce.    Super 8 Motel across the street (559) 661-1131.  More info: 


Saturday April 25 diner night across the parking lot at Mountain Mike’s Pizza.

6 pm – 9 pm pre-show  show and get together  


20th Annual VW Show-Swap-Camp

We wish to thank all who joined us on April 27th.   Over 350 VW’s were at the show.Without all of you, we would not had a great show!

Winners of the 20th Annual Madera VW Spring Fling

Stock Vintage Meadows -1961 and Earlier

                1st Miguel Pimentel         1955 - Beetle

Stock Beetle 1967 and Earlier

                1st Lee Stahlecker             1963 - Beetle Sunroof

                2nd Cody Becker                1960 - Beetle

Stock Beetle 1968 and Later

                1st Raul Marroquin -  1968 Beetle

                2nd Matthew Cervantes 1971 - Super Beetle

Stock Type II 1967 and Earlier

                1st Theo Buckendorf  - 1965 21 Window Bus

                2nd Bret Young - 1964 Panel Bus

Stock Type II 1968 and Later

                1st Roger Matthews   - 1968 Single Cab

                2nd Margaret and Rose Klaus   - Winners of the 20th Annual Madera VW Spring Fling


Stock Ghia

                1st Leon Carr -  1964 Ghia

                2nd Salvador Lara  - 1966 Ghia


Stock Type III

                1st Jahnai Pearson - 1967 Squareback

                2nd Robert Enriguez - 1971 Squareback


Stock Convertible Beetle

                1st Dennis Sullivan - 1964 Convertible

                2nd Paul Young Sr .- 1960 Convertible


Off Road

                1st Mike Moslander -  1969 Baja Beetle

                2nd Peggy Martinez - 1959 Baja Beetle


Special Interest

                1st Joaquin Jaminez - 1966 Beetle

                2nd Super Grover  - 1969 Beetle


Under Construction

                1st Wayne Allen - 1963 Beetle

                2nd Ian Yocum - 1967 VW


Rat Rod:

                1st Damon Claussen - 1959 Rat Rod Bus

                2nd Enrique Jimenez - 1966 Rad Rod Beetle


Early Porsche

                1st Gustavo Lara  -  1957 356 Porsche


Custom Beetle 1967 and Earlier

                1st Andy Hendrix - 1960 Beetle

                2nd Steve Guitierrez - 1963 Beetle


Custom Beetle 1968 and Later

                1st Bobby Lopaka Robello   - 1968 Beetle         

2nd Keith Bento -   1969 Beetle


Custom Type II 1967 and Earlier

                1st Dave Buck - 1965 Double Cab

                2nd Paul Yocum II -  1964 Deluxe Bus


Custom Type II 1968 and Later

                1st Bryon Peters- 1968 Roadrunner Camper

                2nd Nick Guevara- 1971 Bus


Custom Ghia

                1st Brody Borgogno  -  1968 Ghia

                2nd Jeff Barnett -  1970 Ghia


Custom Type III

                1st Andy McCarthy- 1966 Squareback

                2nd Jason Vanderheyden -1963 Notchback


Custom Convertible Beetle

                1st Thomas Husselstein -  1961 Convertible

                2nd David Zamora  -  1961 Convertible


Race Car

                1st Thomas Illick  - 1970 Porsche 914

                2nd Paul Illick -  1972 Porsche 914



                1st Lee Gomes -  1974 Thing

                2nd Bunky Carrigan -  1973 Thing


Dune Buggy

                1st David Haena -   1971 Meyers Manx

                2nd Cameron Beard - 1959 Dune Buggy



                1st Rey Buchan -  2006 Rabbit MKS

                2nd Miguel Freyre -  1990 Cabriolet



                1st Nate Young  -  2007 Jetta Fahrenheit

                2nd Bryce Anderson - 1991 Jetta


New Beetle Sedan and Convertible

                1st Heather Allen - 2003 Convertible



                1st Avery Jennings -  2009 Tiguan

                2nd Jim Burnett - 1983 Vanagon


VW Trike

                1st William Quenneville Sr. - 1969 VW Trike



VW Toy Show

                1st John Nguyen - Wind up tiny vintage VW Beetle

                2nd Jude Rios  -  VW Rat Rod




Caps Powder Coloring Best Paint Award

                                1967 Deluxe Bus-Tim & Donna Finnegan


Wall and Eades Best Interior Award

                                1957 Beetle Oval  Glenn Tomilloso


CB Performance Best Engine

                                1967 Karman Ghia –Bobby Welker


Randy Bewarder Memorial Best Graphics

                                1964 Beetle Sunroof  Santos Villagomez


Sebring West Best of Show Stock $250  

                                1965 Deluxe Bus and Eriba Faun trailer –Theo Buckendorf


Eyeball Engineering Best of Show Custom $250

                                1960 Beetle Sunroof –Andy Hendrix


Richard Peter’s Most Unique VW

                                1958 Full Custom Beetle Convertible-Jim Arbuckle



Welcome, the New Old Stock Volkswagen club,  wish to thank everyone who attended and sponsored the 20th Annual Madera VW Spring Fling.You helped make this year's VW Spring Fling the largest Volkswagen show in Central California!  Over 350 VWs in the show area.We had double the number of campers on Saturday night.   The largest kids Hot Wheels VW drag race and coloring contest in Spring Fling history. More canned food for the Poverello House than in past years.  And even more money for the Rescue the Children Mission.We hope you enjoyed our show as much as the 43 members of the NOS VW Club enjoyed putting it on.Look for the one hour video of the show to be on this website sometime in June.

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