Annual E30 Picnic Weekend!

14th Anniversary!

June 27-28th, 2015

Link to Register Starting May 1 at MotorsportReg -


E30 Tech Session

Saturday, June 27 2015
1:00pm – 4:00pm

Location: Griot’s Garage

3333 South 38th St, Tacoma, WA 98409

Feedback was positive from last year so we’re again holding an afternoon nuts and bolts E30 Tech Session at Griot’s Garage in Tacoma starting at 1:00pm. Tech Sessions will start at 2pm.  Griot’s Garage are graciously letting us use their R&D facility at their brand new facility to get technical with the E30.  We’ll be covering various topics in one-hour blocks all afternoon.

E30Picnic R3VLimited Party

Saturday, June 27, 2015
4:30pm – When it ends

Location : R3VLimited LLC.

North Tacoma – 3632 N Waterview Street, Tacoma WA, 98407

Join other E30 gearheads for an evening of BBQ from BBQ2U and beer provided by local breweries.  Drive the E30 Simulator, walk up and down the street as we take it over for a fun night of social e30 networking.

E30 Picnic

Sunday, June 28, 2015
10:00am – 3:00pm

Location: LeMay Family Collection at Marymount

325 – 152nd Street East, Tacoma, WA. 98445

Sunday will be the traditional E30 Show & Shine starting at 10:00am.  The E30 Picnic has evolved into the largest gathering of E30s on Earth.   There will be special E30s on display, and plenty of opportunities for all E30 owners to share questions and stories.  We are planning on 200+ E30s that day, be sure to be part of the fun!  All E30s are invited, from garage queens to daily drivers (like mine!).  Extra E30 Parts cluttering the garage?  Bring the parts and sell them if you wish.    We are happy to be at the LeMay Family Collection’s East Lawn, located in Spanaway, WA.  A great BBQ spread is being provided by BBQ2U, bring your appetite and a few bucks and they will make you happy.

E30 Picnic Arrival

E30s will enter at the second gate to the Marymount Lawn (follow the signs).

Tour the LeMay Family Collection!

LeMay Family Collection is offering special discounted tours on Sunday to anyone interested in seeing their amazing car collection.  Tickets are $10 and available at the E30 Information Tent.  Guided tours are 60 minutes and will be offered at 11:00am, Noon, 1:00pm, 3:00pm.


Receive a discounted entry fee by registering for the E30 Picnic at is the only place this year to register for the E30 Picnic.  Early registration opens on May 1 and is $12.  Early registration closes at 6:00pm on Thursday, June 25.  You can also register on site the day of the show for $20, cash only.  The Saturday Tech Session is free.  Thank you to the BMW Club for graciously covering some of the costs for the event.

All Are Welcome!

All car enthusiasts are welcome to attend the E30 Picnic.  There is no cost to visit and view the E30s.  See you there!

Lance Richert

E30 Picnic Chairman

(425) 443-2188