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What Can I Do this Memorial Day Weekend 2023 near Encinitas and San Diego? 

The beautiful San Diego coastline.

Memorial Day 2023 near San Diego 

Memorial Day Weekend is approaching, and Encinitas, CA, is the perfect place to spend an unforgettable weekend. Whether you’re looking for live music, some time in the great outdoors, or a chance to honor those who served, plenty of exciting events are happening near Encinitas. Here are a few of our ideas for Memorial Day 2023 near San Diego: 

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Find the Holiday Spirit with the Best Ice Skating in the San Diego Area 

People enjoying the Best Ice Skating near San Diego 

Best Ice Skating near San Diego 

While we don’t have snow or ice during the winter (unless you hit the mountains) – it’s still fun to partake in some holiday cheer. What better way to get into it than to get out with the family and go ice skating? There’s a hot cup of cocoa waiting for you afterwards! Let’s find out where to find the best ice skating near San Diego – keep reading for our list. 

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Where to Walk off That Thanksgiving 2022 Dinner Near Encinitas

Best Thanksgiving Hikes Near Encinitas similar to this hilly one are discussed in this article from Herman Cook VW.

Best Thanksgiving Hikes Near Encinitas 

Turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes, gravy, green beans, cranberry sauce – and don’t forget pie! The list goes on and you have to have some of each. It would be rude not to! That said, it’s always a good idea to go out for a long walk after Thanksgiving dinner. Maybe even go someplace new and do a bit of a hike! Well, we’ve got some ideas so – if you’d like to know about the best Thanksgiving hikes near Encinitas – keep reading! 

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San Diego Vintage VW Christmas Cruise 2021

The San Diego Air Cooled VW Group helped to make children’s holidays a bit brighter on Saturday with their annual Vintage VW Christmas Cruise toy drive at Herman Cook.

HCVW Dealership Christmas Cruise 2021

The Air Cooled Group is a San Diego-based Volkswagen Club that loves to share their passion for cruising and customizing their Classic Air Cooled VW’s. Over 100 enthusiasts couldn’t have been more excited to share their passion at this event!

San Diego Vintage VW Christmas Cruise Group

Enthusiasts of all ages helped participate in the Toys for Tots donation box pickup at Herman Cook.

VW Enthusiasts of All Ages

There was a magical holiday cheer in the air filled with some FESTIVE V-dubs!

20 SD Vintage VW Christmas Cruise Festive Holiday Cheer

All were classic vehicles, but each one unique, and many of them festively decorated in Christmas cheer.

Festive VW's SD Air Cooled Cruise 2021

About 50 classic and uniquely decorated VW’s piled into the dealership to take part in the event.

2021 San Diego Christmas Cruise Line at HCVW

Within each vehicle, there were many opportunities to see the classic VW culture that we all know and love.

Herman Cook VW Vintage VW Christmas Cruise 2021

Members of the San Diego Air Cooled VW Group reminisced about the Vintage VW’s they’ve restored and are proud to have out on the road today.

San Diego Air Cooled Vintage VW Members

The classics were a sight to behold as many of them were extremely decorative and customized vehicles.

Air Cooled VW at Herman Cook VW Christmas Cruise

The group leader Lee Hedges put his heart and soul into organizing the event, capturing a collective VW nostalgia for all those involved.

Lee Hedges, San Diego Air Cooled VW Group

Over 400 toys collected from the Herman Cook VW Toy Drive and The San Diego Air Cooled VW Group were piled into the van to be delivered to Toys for Tots for donation.

San Diego Air Cooled Group Toys for Tots

Once all the VW’s were lined up, they exited past the Herman Cook VW showroom in a stylish procession one by one.

Vintage VW Christmas Cruise Line

The club drove down the coast in their vintage V-dubs starting at Herman Cook Volkswagen and cruised through Encinitas, Rancho Santa Fe, Del Mar, La Jolla, Fiesta Island, and Imperial Beach.

SD Vintage VW Christmas Cruise Map 2021

SD Vintage VW Christmas Cruise Map 2021

There were many beautiful stops along the way.

Alas, they ended their journey at the Toys for Tots Marine Corps Reserve Center near Miramar and delivered the toys for donation for the children.

Toys for Tots Delivery

The Toys for Tots drive was a huge success thanks to the generosity of San Diego Air Cooled VW, Herman Cook VW customers and employees, and the support of the local community. If you would like to participate in the next annual Vintage VW Cruise, contact the dealership at (760) 753-6256 for more details.

SD Vintage VW Christmas Cruise at Herman Cook VW

Our Black Friday Deals Have Arrived!

We just couldn’t wait! Our Black Friday Sale at Herman Cook VW is starting now! There has never been a better time to check out a new Volkswagen during our Black Friday Sign Then Drive Event and great deals on our large selection of Certified Pre-Owned Volkswagen vehicles and other makes and models. Click, call, or come by to shop for a new VW today! On behalf of all of us at Herman Cook VW, we wish you and your family a Happy Thanksgiving! 🍂 🦃 🥧

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Happy New Year 2020!

Let the old year end and the New Year begin with the warmest of aspirations. Happy New Year from all of us at Herman Cook VW! May 2020 bring happiness, prosperity, and success to all your future endeavors.🎉🥂

Happy New Year 2020 from Herman Cook VW!