Preserving and enjoying Volkswagens
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|05/25/2013||Burton Parks and Recreation Fundraising CAR/TRUCK SHOW||2303 South Center Road, Burton, MI||Burton Parks and Recreation is hosting a fundraising car/truck show located at 2303 South Center Road, Burton, MI, on Saturday, May 25, 2013 from 9am – 3pm. The Goal of this show is to “Pack The Truck” full of school supplies for Burton Students. Proceeds will go to the purchase of more supplies. |
We are looking for all car/truck enthusiasts to show off their classic, truck, collectible, traditional rod, rat rods, tuners and/or custom vehicles. The first 100 registered vehicles will receive a dash plaque. There will be awards for the Top 20 vehicles, Best of Show and Special Pick Awards. Registration is $10 per vehicle and one school supply (or more).
An All you Can Eat breakfast for $5 will be available from 9am – 1pm. Breakfast includes sausage, pancakes, coffee, juice, etc. Whether or not you bring “your ride”, please stop in to drop off school supplies or make a donation. Help make a difference for Burton Kids.
For more information: contact Steve 810.938.1432, email@example.com; Kathy 810.730.0927; 810.919.5078, firstname.lastname@example.org or Facebook.com: Mid Mi Motor Vehicle Enthusiasts.
|05/31/2013||Mid America Motorworks Fun Fest for Air Cooled VWs||Effingham, IL||15th Annual Funfest for Air-Cooled VW is May 31st through June 2nd, and will be a Magical Mystery Funfest! To celebrate, we’re welcoming more suppliers – some from Europe – adding all new and exclusive seminars, relocating Seminar Village and our Funfest stage and lots more! This is one Funfest you don’t want to miss! |
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|06/07/2013||Midwest VW Jamboree||Thompson Memorial Park, Hudson, MI 49247||A weekend get-together for VWs of every type -- air- and water-cooled, vintage and new, stock and custom and everything in between! It's a new event, a car show, swap meet, campout, cruise and social meet-up for VW enthusiasts in the Midwest region. This is an event not sponsored by any one VW club but rather for any and all VW clubs, organizations, and individuals who'd like to promote and participate in this weekend festival celebrating everything and anything VW. |
Friday, June 7 -- Saturday, June 8 -- Sunday, June 9
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|06/08/2013||1st Annual Blessing of th Bugs, Scottville, MI||Held at Pizza Barn Plus, 204 W. State St. (US 10), Scottville, MI.||12-3 PM Show Off Your Ride, 3 PM Blessing, Cruise to Ludington Beach to follow. For info call Tammy @ 231-233-7572|
|06/09/2013||Fox Valley VW and the Northeast Illinois Volkswagen Association "BUGFEST 2013" - VW Car Show and Swap Meet Sunday, June 9th, 2013||Fox Valley VW 560 W. North Ave. (just west of Rt. 59) West Chicago, IL||9:00 am to 3:30 pm |
Participant Judging - Trophies - Dash Plaques For The First 100 VW's - Food - Music
Car Show Registration 9 am until Noon. $15 per Vehicle
Swap Set-Up Begins at 7 am. $25 per Space.
More Info and Details on the "Coming Events" page at www.nivaclub.org Find Us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/nivaclub E-mail: email@example.com
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|06/15/2013||PBGMC Charity Car/Truck & Bike Show (Preferred Buick GMC Grand Haven)||810 Robbins Road Grand Haven, MI 494417||This will be a Charity event featuring Classic & Custom Car & Trucks along with Bikes. We are pleased to be able to announce that The West Michigan Chapter Buick Club of America will be in attendance along with a visit by the GMC future Liner. We plan on plan on many more auto clubs in attendance as well. If you have a Classic or custom car or truck anything you deem show worthy make sure to set this date aside for a great day of fun. We will have Music, Best of show in all classes, things to give away, Demo Rides, Oil Change specials, and of course food and other local vendors. Foremost over the next few weeks we are asking you to send us your recommendations on who you would like to see as far as a Charity to support in the Grand Haven or Ottawa county area. Please feel free to leave you recommendations on this page. Post pictures of your Ride to our FB page below. 810 Robbins Road Grand Haven, MI 494417 3-7PM Pre - registration 1:30pm If you would like best parking for groups. Email or call ASAP for front row locations. Best of Show in all classes. 1st 50 cars receive T-shirt with goody bag. This show is being organized by some of the best marketing and experienced show coordinators around. Don’t miss this one. Contact: Brandon Karnes: (616) 217-1286 firstname.lastname@example.org LIKE US HERE: https://www.facebook.com/pages/PBGMC-Charity-CarTruck-Bike-Show-June-15th-2013/455841234484552|
|06/15/2013||All Air-Cooled Car Show, Gilmore Museum||Gilmore Museum, Hickory Corners, MI||Details to come. Caravan from metro Detroit leaving from the carpool lot in Chelsea (on the northeast side of the M52 Chelsea exit off I-94). We'll gather beginning at 7:00 AM and leave promptly at 7:30. Website: www.gilmorecarmuseum.org|
|06/22/2013||Volks Folks at the zoo||Potter Park Zoo|
1301 S. Pennsylvania
|Saturday, June 22, 2013
Volks Folks at the Zoo
Volkswagen air cooled, water cooled, and dune buggy car show and swap meet!
Charity benefit sponsored by
Williams Auto World and Potter Park Zoo
Potter Park Zoo
1301 S. Pennsylvania Lansing, Michigan
Registration: 11:30 - noon
Car Show and swap meet: noon – 4:00 pm
All models of Volkswagens and spectators are invited to attend!
This is a non-judged car show for entertainment and family fun only
Contact Dr. Tara Harrison at 517-342-2773 or email@example.com
Car pre-registration is $7, registration at the zoo is $9, swap meet space $10 (bring your swap tables)
Registration fees include free parking and two free passes to the zoo
All proceeds benefit the Potter Park Zoo’s Fund for a New Veterinary Hospital.
Spectators: Zoo Parking $2 for resident and $4 for nonresidents. Show is free. (Donations would be appreciated).
Car Show Pre-Registration Information: Make Checks payable to Potter Park Zoo Society.
Mail to: Volks Folks at the Zoo, Potter Park Zoo, Attn: Dr. Tara Harrison, 1301 S. Pennsylvania, Lansing, MI 48912
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|06/28/2013||Back to The 50’s Weekend||New Castle, PA at Cascade Park||On behalf of the Back to The 50’s Weekend, we would like to invite you and your club members to our event, Back to The 50’s Weekend, June 28-30, in New Castle, PA at Cascade Park. Back to The 50’s Weekend, is one of the Premier Annual Auto events in New Castle, Pennsylvania. The park is spaciously landscaped, and the waterfalls are breathtaking. The success of this event is exciting and has been recognized by the area. In years past, ESPN2 Street Rodder TV covered our event, along with "Our Town" segment on Comcast Cable. The event has also been seen in numerous magazines such as, Hot Rod, Rod and Custom, Street Rodder and Super Rod, just to name a few. Back to The 50's Weekend competition sets the stage for the areas hottest rides. It provides a platform for cars, music and is the most innovative, successful family fun auto event in New Castle. Please visit our website at www.backtothe50sweekend.com for more information. The cost is $20 includes car, armbands for 4 people, dash plaque and goody bag. Thank you for your time Tamra Marshall Back to The 50s Weekend Communications Coordinator e: firstname.lastname@example.org p: 724-333-2913 website: www.backtothe50sweekend.com facebook: backtothe50sweekend twitter: back2the50s|
|07/13/2013||Great Lakes Dragaway Bugfest, formerly known as MOFOCO BugFest||Union Grove, Wisconsin||The location for Great Lakes Dragaway Bugfest, formerly known as MOFOCO BugFest, remains the same yet changes to the event and venue have been made. We are "Rolling Back Time" and the GLD Bugfest will run on Saturday, with free camping available Friday and Saturday nights to those with paid admissions. This year's Bugfest will not be part of the Import Wars series, the Bugfest will only be for Volkswagens! There will be 1/4 mile drag racing, car show, swap meet, vendors, entertainment, food and a variety of other activities throughout the day. The excitement and responses are building towards having a "VW fun day, for everyone!" Oh yes, also new this year...for those who "LIKE" the Great Lakes Dragaway Annual Bugfest Facebook page, their name will be included in the monthly giveaway drawings from now until June. January's winner received 2 free admission tickets to GLD Bugfest 2013. Also welcomed is anyone's VW car photo to be part of our 50 state challenge! If anyone has any questions or needs further information, it would be our pleasure to be of assistance. In turn, if you have any materials or news you would like us to share about your Bug festival or group at Great Lakes Dragaway Annual Bugfest, please free to let us know. Thank you very much for your time and we look forward to hearing from you. Kindest regards, Debbie Blagg Email: email@example.com Phone: 262-878-7898 Facebook: Great Lakes Dragaway Annual Bugfest|
|09/15/2013||Greater Toledo VW Club Bugfest 2013||Ed Schmidt Volkswagen, 26875 N. Dixie Hwy (Rte. 25), Perrysburg, OH||9 AM - 3 PM, rain or shine. Admission $2 adults or $5 per car, children under 12 free. Swap space $20 per each 15' x 15' space. Dash plaques to first 100 show car registrants. Concession stand open all day. Door prizes. Pre-registration deadline August 20 - contact Jay -
firstname.lastname@example.org, 419-350-9304. |
For Info: Todd - email@example.com, Jay - firstname.lastname@example.org, Bill - email@example.com
|09/22/2013||Barnum's Bug Barn VW & Buggy Show||Barnum's Bug Barn, 7693 Vassar Rd., Millington, MI 48746||Open to all VWs and dune buggies. Registration begins 8:30 AM -- $5 or new toy donation to benefit Tuscola County X-mas for Kids. Show begins 10 AM -- Spectators free. Lunch wagon food service. 30 Swap spots available (call to reserve)|
|09/29/2013||Michigan Buggy Builders Show||US 131 Motorsports Park||The Michigan Buggy Builders Show would like to thank US 131 Motorsports Park for joining us as a sponsor for 2013. US 131 Motorsports Park continues its support for VW enthusiasts. The Martin, Michigan facility, known as the “Fastest Track in Michigan,” will once again host two exclusive VW events during the 2013 season. The 6th Annual Spring Bug Run will be held on May 5th and the 7th Annual Fall Bug Run on September 29th Gate admission is only $12 for adults, $5 for children ages 6-12, and children under 5 are free. With the success of last year’s free entries into the Car Show, Swap Meet and Car Corral, US 131 will once again offer this to those participating at the event (gate admission only, no additional charges). Professional VW drag racing will also take place at both events. For additional information and for a complete list of all events, please visit their site. Click Here to Visit Their Site|
|10/xx/2013||Annual Fall Color Tour||To be determined!||Another chance to drive our VWs around and enjoy the Fall colors and the comradery of fellow members.|
|12/xx/2013||Annual Holiday Party and General Meeting||To be Determined||We gather for an evening or Holiday Cheer and Fellowship. We also will be holding our Annual Membership Meeting to hold elections of new officers for the coming year.|