2017 Upcoming Shows and Events

Here is a list of some shows and events that are coming up. Take advantage of them and go and enjoy yourselves! As always, Happy Motoring!

June 2017

June 4 — Sharon, WI

Hosts: Rock-Ford A’s

21st Annual Model A Day

This event is sponsored by the Sharon Main Street Association with assistance from the Rock-Ford A’s of Rockford, Illinois.

Free admission for this all day event which runs from 9 AM to 2 PM in a historic downtown near the Wisconsin-Illinois state line. Re-live the Roaring 20’s era with over 200 Model A cars lining the streets. Watch era re-enactors and costumed residents while dancers and music entertainers perform in the town’s gazebo. Enjoy an ice cream social, pig roast with all the trimmings and other homemade treats. Swap meet and vendors. Free dash plaque commemorating the event if you drive your Model A.

For info contact Jim Morley: jsmorley4@hotmail.com

 

June 5-9 — Omaha, Nebraska

Hosts: Meadowlark Model A Club

“Join the Scene in Seventeen”, 2017 Omaha Regional

Join us for five days of family-friendly Model A fun. We plan to tour to several site in and around Omaha. Banquets, men/ladies luncheons, car games, Hubley Derby, evening activities, lots of kid’s activities, and much more. website:

Website:  http://meadowlarks.omahaneb.org/2017/

For info contact Greg Bowden and Dale Jergensen, Co-chairs, 402-949-0521.

 

June 8-11 — Victoria, TX

Hosts: Piney Wood A’s

54th Texas Tour

Annual Texas Tour in Victoria, Texas. Self-guided tours, large Grand Tour, indoor car judging, fashion judging, Hubley races, and tons of fun with Model A friends from all over!

For info contact Elaine Bullard: elainebullard53@yahoo.com

 

June 18 — Chantilly, Virginia

Hosts: George Washington Chapter

44th sully plantation fathers day car show

Show includes flea market, car corral, over 400 antique and classic cars, music, food, car restoration displays and a tour of the historic house. Trophies awarded in 33 classes.

For info contact Bill Benedict, 703-430-2441. 109 Lakeland Dr, Sterling Va 20164

 

June 22-24 — Coos Bay, Oregon

Hosts: The Myrtlewood A’s

Northwest Regional Meet

This is a 3 day event on the beautiful Oregon coast at The Mill Casino. Please do not call the hotel and reserve your rooms until after you have sent in your registration forms and checks. This is not fair to the members who are registering correctly and want to stay at The Mill Casino. So far over 100 rooms have been reserved and only 40 registrations have been sent in.

Website:  http://www.2017nwrm.weebly.com/

For info contact Gail Clymer, Chairperson, 541-551-0471

 

June 25 — Santa Fe Springs, CA

Hosts: Diamond Tread Chapter

Annual Henry Ford Picnic

Diamond Tread Chapter hosts its Annual Henry Ford Picnic on Sunday, June 25, from 10:00 a.m. To 3:00 p.m. at Heritage Park, 12100 Mora Drive, Santa Fe Springs, CA 90670. There will be Peoples Choice awards, raffle, 1/3,1/3,1/3 drawing, and a catered hamburger and hot dog bar-b-que for $12.00 per person.

Send reservations to Diamond Tread Chapter, P.O. Box 4563, Downey, CA 90241

For info contact Bob Toerge: LROKehret@aol.com, (562) 869 8641. 10248 Gaybrook, Downey, CA 90241

 

July 2017

July 8 — Standish, Michigan

Hosts: Arenac Heritage Route Authority

6th Annual Model A’s & Model T’s at the Depot

The Standish Historical Depot & Welcome Center invites all Model A’s and Model T’s to its 6th Annual Car Show open to ALL original/restored cars and trucks 1931 and older. Vehicles pre-registered before July 1, 2017 will be registered for $5.00. Registrations received after July 1, 2017 and the day of show will be $10.00.

The show will begin at 10:00 am and conclude at 4:00 pm with awards to the best of show and the top 50 vehicles. Lunch and Ice Cream Social will be provided FREE to all pre-registered vehicles (limit 2 per vehicle). Era Dress Encouraged. Arrive the night before and cruise in your antique vehicle to a Historical location for a picnic dinner. We will depart the Standish Historical Depot Friday Night (July 7) at 5:30 pm.

For info contact the Standish Depot at (989) 718-3021 or info@standishdepot.org  -or- Curt Hillman: curtaat@arenacabstract.com, (989) 860-1102 – 107 N. Main St., Standish, MI 48658

 

August 2017

August 5 (Saturday) — St. Joseph, Illinois

Hosts: Prairie A’s Antique Ford Club

Antique Ford Day

Event is on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Downtown St. Joseph, IL off I-74, Exit 192. An invitation to display your antique Ford whether your Ford is original or restored, shiny or rusty, no matter condition, bring it for others to enjoy. Mix with other Ford enthusiasts. Family fun, car talk, car games. Restaurants nearby and overnight lodging available.

For info contact Dan Adcock, 217-649-0724.

 

August 9 (Wednesday) — Deming WA

Hosts: Moon On A

The Can-Am Model A Reliability Run – Mt. Baker A-scent

The Can-Am Model A Reliability Run is a friendly competition between Canadian and American Model Aers to see who can get the most A’s,AA’s & Speedsters to one spot.This time Moon On A is taking you up to 5000 feet.

A,B & C powered vehicles only, rain or shine. More details TBA

Website: http://www.moonona.org

For info contact Benny: moononamafca@yahoo.com , 360-659-4135 – 1242 State Ave, Suite I,PMB #112 Marysville,Wa 98270.

 

August 12 — Tucker, Georgia

Hosts: Georgia Chapter MAFCA

9th Annual Model A Parts Swap Meet

One Day- Saturday August 12th 2017- 8 am to 3 pm.

Free Spectator Parking and Admission. Vendor spaces for 20.00.

For info contact Gregg Bell: GBell@Atlantixglobal.com , 770-402-7182 or Rob Powell: Powell31418@Bellsouth.net, 770-925-8076. PO Box 5 Lilburn Ga 30047

 

August 19 — Amana, Iowa

Hosts: Hawk A Model A Ford Club

9th Annual Iowa Model A Days

This event brings together Model A owners, their cars and enthusiasts for a fun day of reliving the 20’s and 30’s. Highlights will include a display of cars, Women’s Tea and a couple of “how to” demonstrations or tech sessions. A new enhanced tour will be held on Friday, August 18 followed by a “Welcome” reception. All activities are free.

Information, updates, registration, shirt purchase and contacts can be viewed at www.hawkamodelaclub.org

For info contact Jan Wenger: jcwenger@outlook.com , 319-365-7044.

 

September 2017

September 9 — Orcutt CA

Hosts: Santa Maria A’s

15th Annual Santa Maria All Ford Car Show and Swap Meet

Located in OLD TOWN ORCUTT, CA. around the Beautiful Orcutt Union Plaza @ 201 South Broadway. Swap Meet opens at 7am, Show opens 8am, Presentation of Colors, 9am. Public invited: Free admission. To benefit the Allan Hancock Industrial Technology Program Scholarships. In 2016 we awarded 10 scholarships to deserving students. Sellers/entrants, $25 advance registration, $35 at the door. Live Music, Huge Raffle with many prizes, 50/50 raffle, Grand Raffle Prize.

-Try one of the many wonderful restaurants in Old Town for Breakfast and Lunch. 10 divisions for trophies, including original and modified classes. A trophy will be awarded to the FORD CLUB with the best participation. Bring the FAMILY; we are right in the middle of brand new facilities with Antique shops, fine restaurants and other shopping opportunities.

For info contact Curt Warner: ckw71977@yahoo.com , 805-478-1231 – Jay McCord: jemccord@aol.com  805-598-8133 – 4532 Merridock Ct Santa Maria, CA 93455

 

September 10 — Wampsville, New York

Hosts: Mohican Model A Ford Club, Inc.

57th Annual Antique Car Show, Car Corral and Flea Market

This event will be held on the grounds of Firemen’s Field on North Court Street in Wampsville, NY. Registration from 8 a.m. until Noon. Flea Market, all day. Judging of 27 pre-registered classes for 86 trophies. All makes and models included with 1989 cut-off. Dash plaques. Breakfast and lunch available from Wampsville Volunteer Firemen, Cash Raffle, Car Corral. Only three miles from New York State Thruway Exit 34 (Canastota). Annually the largest single club car show in Central New York.

Details/Registration: http://mohicanmodela.weebly.com/

Show Chair: William Kritzler, (315)736-1928, 6075 Rte. 291, Marcy, NY 13403.

 

September 15 — Hickory Corners, MI

Hosts: MAFCA

Board of Directors Meeting

 

September 15-17 — North Conway, NH

Hosts: New Hampshire Lakes Region Model A Club

61st Annual New England Model A Meet

The event will be held at the North Conway Grand Hotel. See you in the North Conway for a White Mountain Adventure.

Website: www.2017nemodelameet.com/

For info contact: Keith Costello Meet Chair: madriverc18@gmail.com , 508-330-4559 or Mark Smith Meet VIce-Chair: smithmh9@gmail.com , 603-544-2230

 

September 16 — Medford, Oregon

Hosts: Sis-Q As, Rogue Valley A’s, Henry A’s

Annual Tri-Chapter Gymkhana and Potluck

For info contact Rick Black: Rick@RickBlack.org , 541-499-1356.

 

September 18-22 — Altoona, Iowa

Hosts: Central Iowa Model A Club

GAMARAI XXII

September 18-22, 2017 Hosts: Central Iowa Model A Club 2017 GAMARAI XXII Beginning in Altoona, Iowa and touring out to Davenport, Iowa where we will spend a couple days touring the area before heading back to Des Moines, Iowa. Visit centraliowamodelaclub.com for more information.

For info contact John McClain: jrmc@mchsi.com , 515-988-1085.

 

September 24 — San Bernardino CA

Hosts: Paradise Valley Model A Ford Club

56th Annual Swap Meet & Car Show

All Vintage Car, Parts & related products, Antiques & Collectibles. Classic Car & Motorcycle Show. Open to all makes and models of Antique, Classic and Custom. 6am to 3pm — Free admission & parking. Vendor spaces $30, Cars-for-sale, $15. Overnight Saturday parking. Pancake Breakfast, 50/50 drawing. No food or drink vending No pets NO WEAPONS SALES OF ANY KIND

Western Little League Regional HDQRS 6707 N. Little League Dr. San Bernardino, CA 92407

Website: http://pvmafc.org/Swapmeet.html

For info contact Phil Messenger: pvmafc@gmail.com  , 909-262-9623 .

 

September 24-29 — Paso Robles, California

Hosts: Bakersfield Chapter

 

2017 MAFCA National Tour

Beginning in Paso Robles, CA with dinner at the Estrella War Birds Museum, then touring out to Cambria, CA to pick up the Pacific Coast Highway. From there we will wind our way north on CA Hwy 1 to San Simeon and the Hearst Castle, then it is on up the coast to Half Moon Bay, Big Sur, Carmel, Monterey Bay, San Francisco and over the Golden Gate Bridge. The tour will end in Napa Valley.

Route Change – March 31, 2017 https://mafca.com/events/2017 Nat Tour Route.pdf

Information Sheet: https://mafca.com/events/2017 Nat Tour Info.pdf

Itinerary and Registration Form: https://mafca.com/events/2017 Nat Tour Info Registration.pdf

MAFCA Waiver Form: https://mafca.com/events/2017 Nat Tour Waiver.pdf

For info contact Eddie Pruett: eddiepruett@yahoo.com

 

October 2017

October 4-7 — Hershey PA

Hosts: AACA

Annual Hershey Swap Meet (AACA)

Website: http://www.hersheyaaca.org/

 

November 2017

November 18 — Linn County Fair & Expo Center

Hosts: Enduring A’s Chapter

Albany Indoor Swap meet

The Enduring A’s Chapter, MAFCA, is hosting the 40th annual Albany Indoor Swap meet on Saturday, November 18, 2017 at the Linn County Expo, Albany, OR(I-5 Exit 234). Opens at 8 am. General admission $5 for 16 and older. Vendor spaces $30 and registration is encouraged.

For info contact Glen Osborn: albanyswapmeet@comcast.net , 541-928-1218. 5430 Winn Dr., Albany, OR 97321

 

November 29 – December 2 — Oklahoma City, OK

Hosts: Sooner Model A Club

 

2017 National Awards Banquet

We will be celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Sooner Model A Club with MAFCA by visiting a great private car collection, OKC National Bombing Memorial, Western Heritage Center, seminars, and more, all in the heart of OKC.

Website: http://www.soonermodela.org/mafcaawardsbanquet.htm

For info contact: Vaughn Cille Weidner: vweidner@cox.net

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