Fox Performing Arts Center
Riverside, California

NPC Bodybuilding, Figure, Bikini, Fitness, Men’s Physique,

Classic Physique, Women’s Physique.

Free Health and Fitness Expo

2019 NPC West Coast Classic

Produced by Center Podium Productions, the NPC WEST COAST CLASSIC is Southern California’s largest NPC Contest. We offer a full range of classes for both first-time novice and more advanced amateur athletes. Whatever your level, you will love how everything is conveniently located so that you never have to drive from the host hotel to the venue, tanning, make-up, and registration. We meticulously plan the competitor experience so that it easy and stress-free!

We have big plans to continue our tradition of blowing the roof off the place! The 2019 show will include appearances from your favorite IFBB pros and celebrities and of course, our expo is still free and packed with vendors, contests, and seminars.

Don’t go far after the show because right next door is the Riverside Food Lab that contains a dozen boutique restaurants under one roof!

Health and Fitness Expo

The NPC West Coast Classic includes a FREE health and fitness expo directly adjacent to the main venue. It includes over 50 vendors, seminars from top athletes like Chris Cormier,  Oksana Grishina, Tamara Haddad, Mark Anthony, Bojana Vasiljevic, and Danny Hester, posing seminars, samples, special appearances, raffles with a boatload of prizes from our sponsors and our new “FAIL to WIN!” (maximum reps) contest for everyone to participate. You’ll be able to pick up the latest gym gear and try the newest supplements on the block. The expo is FREE and open to the public!

Event Details

Register by June 10 to avoid late fees! The NPC West Coast Classic embodies the legendary golden days of the West Coast bodybuilding scene; an homage to the past and a platform for the future. To assure the ultimate athlete experience, we will return with an even bigger show a FIRST CLASS venue, the stunning  Fox Performing Arts Center in Riverside, CA. This opera house includes eight massive dressing rooms, pump up area complete with gym equipment, ample restrooms, on-site tanning and makeup, and a beautiful stage to assure all your photos look first in class. All of this at one of the lowest registration prices in California! The showroom includes velour sees, amazing presentation, and full bars so your fans will love it too! Parking is a piece of cake too. (sorry competitors, didn’t mean to say “cake”) The NPC West Coast Classic is an NPC National Qualifier.

Our Sponsors

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Check out all of our Behind the Scenes photos, courtesy of Brian Walker Photography. If you haven’t already, check out our Facebook Photo Albums and tag yourself, your friends, and your family when you see them!


NPC West Coast Tank top

All apparel is 50% off! Order soon, this deal won’t last long! Don’t miss our new 2018 women’s and men’s apparel available only at the NPC West Coast Expo on June 23! Women’s apparel comes in x-small, small and medium. Men’s apparel sizes are medium all the way to 2XL.

Lonnie and Chris

The NPC West Coast Classic and bodybuilding media legend Lonnie Teper are synonymous. Lonnie, the promoter of the NPC West Coast Classic, has been a hub of the bodybuilding world for over 30 years playing nearly every roll from host of over 500 shows including the Mr. Olympia and Arnold Classic, veteran reporter for Iron Man Magazine, show promoter and the man on the street working with everyone from Arnold to Jay.

About Center Podium

NPC West Coast Classic is produced by Center Podium Productions, owned by 2017 promoter of the year, Chris Minnes. With a background in event promotion starting back in 1991, Chris has promoted hundreds of events including concerts, ski & snowboard races, mt. bike races and much more. Chris is best known for the game-changing contest, the Tahoe Show started in 2011. Since then Chris produced the Ferrigno Legacy, and new in 2018 the NPC Mother Lode, Dexter Jackson Classic, and the Legion Sports Fest.