MVVC Calendar of Volkswagen related Events

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 09/12/2015Cruisin' by the Bay - September 11th & 12thhttp://www.cruisinbythebay.org/Sandusky, OhioThe streets will be packed with spectators, and local hotels are likely to be full to the brim with eager onlookers.

The 2014 Cruisin' by the Bay cruise-in and car show will take place Friday, September 5th and Saturday September 6th.

The 23rd annual Cruisin' by the Bay will feature a number of popular events, including Muffler Rapping, Neon Light Display and Buzzin' the Ave on Friday night. The Remember Crusin’ Car Club of Northern Ohio will play host to the show with over 500 classics and hot rods expected. DJ Frank Lamanna will be spinning the classics with great food and beverages available throughout historic downtown Sandusky.

Proceeds from the show will continue to support North Coast Cancer Foundation, a charitable trust that assists area cancer patients.

Registrants will receive a t-shirt with their paid registration through July 31, 2015. Early bird pricing ends Monday, September 7, 2015.
 09/12/201566th Illinois Secretary of State Vehicle ShowKim Rebbe
Illinois Secretary of State
66th Vehicle Show Advisory Committee
Room 450 Howlett Building
Springfield, Illinois 62756

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downtown Springfield at the Capitol ComplexThe car show is held rain or shine at Second Street and Capitol Avenue. First-, second- and third-place awards will be given in more than 60 classes for cars, trucks, motorcycles, tractors, RVs and scooters. All entries are parked on a first-come, first-served basis. One Marque Award celebrating the Chrysler will be given, and one Illinois State Champion will be recognized. Registration is $15 per vehicle or $20 after Sept. 1. To celebrate this historic event, special event license plates featuring the Dodge Challenger are available for $20 per set. The show's registration tent will open at 7 a.m. and close firmly at 10 a.m. Judges will convene at 10:30 a.m. on the steps of the Illinois State Library for a quick meeting with judging at approximately 11:15 a.m. Awards are presented at approximately 4 p.m.
 09/13/2015Frankenmuth Auto Fest - September 11-13thBaseball Diamonds at the festival grounds in Frankenmuth, MIThere would be a 20.00 charge per entrant. The dates would be September 12th and 13th (sat/sunday) We would also be able to take part in the street show in town on Friday the 11th at 6pm. This is good for any VW 1978 or older air or water cooled.
 09/13/2015Barnum's Bug Barn VW & Buggy Show(989) 871-9880Barnum's Bug Barn, 7693 Vassar Rd., Millington, MI 48746Open 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)
 09/13/2015Old Car FestivalPhone: (313) 982-6001 | Web site: www.thehenryford.org20900 Oakwood Blvd, Dearborn, MI 48121This Old Car Festival weekend, take in the spectacle as the streets and grounds of Greenfield Village are filled with the sights, sounds, and smells of hundreds of authentic vehicles from the 1890s through 1932. Enjoy a self-guided tour through this fabulous expositions and talk to proud owners about their treasured vehicles. (from autopalooza.org)
 09/20/2015Greater Toledo VW Club Bugfest 2015Todd - oldvw@yahoo.com,
Jay - vw81jetta@yahoo.com,
Bill - dewey52@sbcglobal.net
Ed Schmidt Volkswagen, 26875 N. Dixie Hwy (Rte. 25), Perrysburg, OH9 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 - vw81jetta@yahoo.com, 419-350-9304.
For Info:
Website: auto.groups.yahoo.com/group/toledovwclub
 09/20/2015Milford Car Showwww.milfordcarshow.comMain Street, Milford, MI8am to 3 pm. 30th anniversary!

Car show, restaurants & shops, and take an historic home tour. Visit the website www.milfordcarshow.com to see the classes and download a pre-registration form: 2015 registration form.
 09/20/2015Orphan Car ShowPhone: (734) 482-5200 | Web site: www.ypsiautoheritage.orgRiverside Park, 6 West Cross St., Ypsilanti, MIOrphan brands do not die! They live on with this annual reunion of vehicles from DeSoto to Packard to Franklin and Plymouth. (from autopalooza.org)
 09/26/2015Kokomo Oktoberfest Volkswagen Cruise-In September 25-27, 2014
The City of Firsts Volkswagen Club
Garry McNew 765.860.7139 or email: garsan78@gmail.com
Billy Wilson 765. 438.3761 or email: jbcwilson@comcast.net
Robbie Warner (765) 236-0726, email: vgwbug@gmail.com
Foster Park
200 S. Washington St.
Kokomo, Indiana 46901
Friday Night, September, 25th
We will begin this event at our traditional 4:00 PM start time with a concert by The Lovin' Spoonful 50th Anniversary Tour starting at 7:00 pm. However, if you want a good parking spot you may want to come earlier if you want a great spot.

Saturday, September, 26th
For your entertainment, there are three additional festivals the same weekend as the Oktoberfest Volkswagen Cruise-In, all within 25 miles of our city. The famous James Dean Festival takes over Fairmount, Indiana, and the Gas City Ducktail Run is held due east of here in Gas City. If you have had enough “car stuff” you can head south to Atlanta, Indiana, and visit The New Earth Festival.

hen we would like you to come join us Saturday evening at 6:00 PM for a Block Party at the Lake Erie & Western Railroad Depot Historic District, 501 N. Buckeye Street in Kokomo.

Sunday, September 27th
We will meet at the Courtyard by Marriot for a 9:00 am breakfast in a private dining area. This will give us an opportunity to say "good bye" to our special guests and some of the finest people on the planet.

web: http://www.cityoffirstsvw.com/" Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/OktoberfestVolkswagenCruiseIn Twitter: twitter.com/CityOfFirstsVW
 09/26/2015Bus BOO!!! Buses By The Beach WebsiteTo Be Announced

Details to come.
(Usually held in late September)

 09/26/2015Truckers Canning HungerCountry Ridge & Jbc Rockin Truck Show
Country Ridge Lounge in the Perrysburg, Ohio area9a.m. to 9 p.m.

Come Join us for lots of fun!!
- Food and Refreshments available
- 3 shows in 1- enjoy the truck, car, and motorcycle show
- River Bend Band and many others putting on live concerts
- Raffles and 50/50's throughout the day - come and win some prizes
- Most importantly help us give back to the local community
- Many more exciting events and entertainment to be announced!!

Annual Fall Color Tour


Start: Karmann USA (Pilot Drive & 5 Mile)and Ends in Depot Town (Ypsilanti)

More details to come!

 10/04/2015US131 Fall Bug RunUS131 Bug Run Facebook Page US 131 Motorsports Park
Exit 55 on US 131, 1249 12th Street, Martin, MI 49070

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 2015 season. The 8th Annual Summer Bug Run will be held on July 19th and the 8th Annual Fall Bug Run on October 4th.

Gate admission is only $12 for adults.

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. (2014 description)

12/xx/2015Annual Holiday Party
Annual Membership Meeting

Wayne Burling
(734) 377-0696
Please RSVP by December 1st so we can give them a head count.