MVVC Calendar of Volkswagen related Events

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MVVC EventDateEventContactPlaceInformation
07/23/2016Telegraph Cruise

H. Neil Reichard, hneil@mvvc.net

Telegraph spanning Taylor, Dearborn Heights, Dearborn and Redford

LaFontaine VW - 2200 S. Telegraph Rd. just South of Michigan Ave.

11 AM to 3 PM. Join the MVVC as we park at LaFontaine Volkswagen during the Annual Telegraph Cruise. LaFontaine will provide Picnic Lunch for all Let's get an impressive showing of vintage VW's out there this year! Food, Prizes, and Fun. Free Food for all who come by. Raffle prizes. For questions contact H. Neil Reichard.

 07/23/2016Let's "Rev Up" the Fight Against Cancerhttps://www.facebook.com/Edmore-Christ-For-a-Cure-683358041801838/Edmore Community Field (Formerly known as Webb field)
North First Street & Home Street, Edmore, MI 48829
Car Show! (rain or shine) $5 Minimum donation for registration, gates open at 9 am. Show goes from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm. Dash plaques to the first 75 cars, door prizes, goody bag for the first 50 cars, trophies, 9 classes, ALL CAR SHOW. Also a vendor and craft show, auction, family activities, 70's costume contest with prize, music&trivia, "Lansing Area Flying Aces" and more!
 07/24/2016Kubel Treffen East 2015 - Dayton Ohio
July 22th-24th
Gary Mondshine
30685 Woodgate Drive
Southfield, MI 48076

Ron Domeck
Tipp City, OH 45371"THE" VW Thing Show

We are returning to Tipp City, Ohio (a suburb of Dayton)

See the Flyer for more info!

Click HERE for the flyer!
 07/29/2016Chelsea Car Show @ Sights and Sounds Festivalhttp://chelseafestivals.com/festival/car-show/The car show is held on Middle St., East St. and Harrison St. near downtown Chelsea on Friday, from 3 til 8 p.m.DDon’t miss the Chelsea Classic Cruisers car show featuring contests and over 300 classic cars from across the Midwest. The car show is held on Middle St., East St. and Harrison St. near downtown Chelsea on Friday, July 26, 2013 from 3 til 8 p.m. Be sure to stay and enjoy live entertainment from the great “Elvis” throughout the show. Presented by the Chelsea Car Club.
 07/31/2016US131 Summer Bug RunUS131 Bug Run Facebook Page US 131 Motorsports Park
Exit 55 on US 131, 1249 12th Street, Martin, MI 49070
Exclusive VW event, open to both water and air-cooled vehicles, featuring car show, swap meet, vendors and VW racing. Vendor gate opens at 7 am, gates open to all at 9 am, 10:30 am time trials, 12 noon race starts, 3 pm car show awards. Adult admission is $12, children ages 6-12 are $7.

 08/06/2016Red Barns Spectacular Car Show & Swap MeetDan Pierce danpierce@mvvc.netGilmore Car Museum, Hickory Corners, MIBig Show. All makes. We VW's usually have our own space. From their website: Hailed as West Michigan’s “Grand Daddy” of all antique, classic and special interest car shows, it is one BIG day with two HUGE shows! Both the Judged Car Show field and Driver’s Choice Show field are open to all vehicles 25 years or older, including cars, trucks, commercial vehicles, vintage campers, military vehicles, fire trucks and boats! Thousands of cars will be on display, along with special areas for antique campers and the Tin Can Tourists, cars for sale, antique boats, and vintage bicycles. Plus, check out over 250 onsite vendors and shop for those hard to find car parts, tools, literature, antiques, arts, crafts and more in the season’s largest swap meet!

General Admission: $12.00 per person - children 11 & under are FREE
Show Car Registration Fee: $20.00 per vehicle, also includes admission of two(2) people
extra people $5.00 each, under 11 free
Includes all museum exhibits at no extra charge.

Red Barn Spectacular Web Page
 08/07/2016Clinton Twp Gratiot CruiseGratiot, Clinton TownshipFor more information, visit: https://www.facebook.com/ctgratiotcruise or http://ctgratiotcruise.com/
 08/07/2016WILLOW RUN VICTORY CAR SHOWEvent being held at Yankee Air Museum, 47884 D Street, Willow Run Airport, Belleville, MI 48111 on our grass lot behind the museum.Registration begins at 9AM. On-site registration only. $20.00 per car registered. The first 250 cars registered will get a goodie bag and dash plaque. Judging begins at 10AM and awards given at 2:45PM Event ends at 3PM. The Yankee Air Museum will be open with free admission for all participants. Biplane rides will be sold (weather permitting) and there will be plenty of activities. Food trucks have been invited and Marco’s Pizza will be selling pizza by the slice. Net event proceeds benefit the Yankee Air Museum. Great prizes for award winners to go to Thunder Over Michigan on August 21.
 08/13/201623rd Annual Del Shannon Car Show - August 12 & 13thCall 616.384.3097 for more informationCoopersville, MichiganThe Coopersville Rotary is excited to be sponsoring the 26th Annual Del Shannon Car Show. One of the largest linear car shows in West Michigan. The Car Show is held in Downtown Coopersville, on Main St. Coopersville Michigan.

Car Cruise line up: 4:00pm (Car Cruise Map)
Cruise starts moving: 6:00pm
Cruise ends at Keyser Manufacturing...with an AFTER CRUISE PARTY!

Car Show from 7:00am to 4:00pm
Registration from 7:00am to Noon
Register by July 29 and receive discounted vehicle registration, Dash Plaque to first 600 registrants and one Train Shuttle Wrist band. Also, be entered into the Grand Prize drawing.
please visit www.delshannoncarshow.org
 08/13/2016Columbus (OH) Volksfesthttp://www.covvc.org/Watkins Memorial HS
8868 Watkins Rd. SW, Pataskala, Ohio 43062
Large Midwest gathering, with hundreds of Volkswagens! Hosted by the Central Ohio Vintage VW Club.

For more information, visit: http://www.covvc.org/
 08/18/2016Back to the Bricks Car Cruise/RollhavenKim Brown
Vice President
Rollhaven Skating Center
810 694-9515
Rollhaven Skate and Fun Center, 5315 S. Saginaw Road, Flint, MIAt Rollhaven: the cruise starts at 4:00pm. Anyone that wants to bring their car up and park on our front lawn or in the parking lot is more than welcome. The skating, however, doesn't start until 6:30pm and goes until 10:00pm. Admission is free but skate/blade rental is $4.

More about Back to the Bricks:
The "Rolling Cruise" is an "at will" cruise, meaning you can start at any point on the 13-mile route and at anytime during the cruise which officially begins at 5PM in the evening on Wednesday(17),Thursday(18) and Friday(19) evenings of the week of the event til 9:00 PM.

For more information: on the web: http://www.backtothebricks.org/index.html or on facebook at: https://www.facebook.com/backtothebricks
08/20/2016Woodward Dream Cruise


43061 Woodward Avenue, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan 48302
NW corner of Woodward and Square Lake Road.

All Volkswagens congregate at Kerby's on Dream Cruise Day!!
We have a section of the lot to ourselves and can come and go as we please.
Join us! Kirby's is on the NW corner of Woodward and Square Lake Road in Bloomfield Hills.

 08/20/2016Old Fort Car Show (Fort Wayne, Indiana)http://www.oldfortvwclub.com/contact.htmlShoaf Park
6401 Saint Joe Rd.
Ft. Wayne, IN 46835
The 16th Annual Car Show & Swap Meet
THIS YEAR REGISTRATION is FREE for car show Participants !!!!
$15.00 for swap meet space ($10.00 pre-register)
FREE ADMISSION to PUBLIC Great place to spend the day !
 08/21/2016Bi State VW Club Car ShowNick Nelson (563) 357-2834 or
Phil Vernon (563) 386-8205
Empire Park, Hampton, IL (on the beautiful Mississippi River, just south of I-80)Registration 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon
$15.00 per vehicle, all proceeds go to charity
Registration includes lunch!
Best of the Bunch Awards
Awards presented at 3:00 p.m.
Dash Plaques, Door Prizes, Swap Meet
Camping is available at nearby Illiniwek Park

Bi State VW Club Car Show Facebook Event Page
08/27/2016The MVVC at the Northern Worthersee European Car Show.

Email Dan Pierce
Any questions regarding general information, food, overnight stay, sponsorships or booth information please contact us at NorthernWorthersee@Gmail.com

Frankenmuth, MichiganItinerary:
9-11am Registration/Prep
1pm voting deadline
2:30pm Awards Ceremony

Spectating is free, registration for the show will be $20. Pre-registration (by August 1st) gets you a t-shirt

Be sure to "like" & share our official FB page at www.Facebook.com/northernworthersee
Pre-registration Form
*This event is in no way affiliated with Southern Worthersee (SOWO).

08/28/2016Cruisin' Hines


Edward Hines Drive, Hines Park, MI

Look for us where Ann Arbor Trail splits off from Hines Drive, across from the golf course!

The NEW (as of 2016) All Vehicles must be 1991 or older. Don't forget: Entrance for Cruisin' Hines is Ford Road. All Cars must enter at Ford Road. No turning in at Outer Drive. Outer Drive will only be for local traffic.

For more information: Cruisin' Hines Event Poster

 08/31/2016Harper CruiseSt. Clair Shores, MI5 to 9 pm

Join other VW owners as they cruise Harper to benefit the Kiwanis Club. This is a mini-Woodward, but nice and controllable! In the past, have met at VW enthusiast Ray Debates' (former) Colonial Title Company, just south of 11 Mile on the east side of the street.

 09/10/2016Cruisin' by the Bay - September 9th & 10thhttp://www.cruisinbythebay.org/Downtown - Sandusky, OhioThe streets will be packed with spectators, and local hotels are likely to be full to the brim with eager onlookers.

25th Anniversary of Cruisin' by the Bay.

Cruisin' by the Bay proceeds will help support the Cleveland Clinic Cancer Centers Patient Services Fund. The fund provides local support for cancer patient services, patient financial assistance, programs and education.

Register Now & Receive a Free T-Shirt! Offer ends July 31, 2016. and $5 off!
 09/11/2016Barnum'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)
 09/18/2016Greater Toledo VW Club Bugfest 2016Todd - oldvw@yahoo.com,
Jay - vw81jetta@yahoo.com
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.
Car Show Registration $10.00
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 contact Jay - vw81jetta@yahoo.com, 419-350-9304.
For Info:
Website: auto.groups.yahoo.com/group/toledovwclub
 09/18/2016Orphan Car ShowPhone: (734) 482-5200 | Web site: http://ypsiautoheritage.org/events/orphan-car-show-riverside-park/Riverside Park, 6 West Cross St., Ypsilanti, MIAdmission: Entrance to the event is $6 for adults and kids 12 and under are admitted for free.

The Annual Orphan Car Show makes it return to beautiful Riverside Park on September 18. Come check out hundreds of now defunct cars and trucks from all over the state. These orphan cars are now rare and some are very difficult to find! Don’t miss out on your chance to view some awesome and historic vehicles.

Pass and Review will take place at 10:30 am.
 09/18/2016VW-FEST 2016www.nivaclub.orgHosted by Crystal Lake Volkswagen at 5213 W. Northwest Highway (Ill. Rte. 14) in Crystal Lake, ILNortheast Illinois Volkswagen Assn. (NIVA) presents the 21st Annual "VW-FEST 2016" – Northern Illinois' Largest All-VW Car Show and Swap Meet
Food . Music . Dash Plaques . Trophies . T-shirts
Participant Judging -- Spectators Always Admitted Free
VW SWAP MEET! Clean out the Garage! Swap spaces available, setup begins at 7:30am. Swap spaces $25 each

VW-Fest 2016 Facebook Event Page
 09/24/2016North Gratiot/Chesterfield CruiseChesterfield TownshipFor more information, visit: https://www.facebook.com/northgratiotcruise
 09/25/2016Kokomo Oktoberfest Volkswagen Cruise-In September 23-25, 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, 23rd
We will begin this event at our traditional 4:00 PM start time with a concert 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, 24th
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.

then 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 25th
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
 09/25/2016Bus BOO!!! (23rd to the 25th) Buses By The Beach WebsiteGrand Rogue Campground in Belmont, MI near Grand Rapids

Please join us for our annual Halloween-themed VW Bus event, to be held at the Grand Rogue Campground in Belmont, MI near Grand Rapids. This is a family-friendly event, featuring contests and prizes for best kid's costumes, best adult costume, best decorated campsite, pumpkin carving and our annual chili cook-off!

See the website for details and reservation info!


Annual Fall Color Tour


Start: TBA


 10/02/2016US131 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 us

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)

 10/15/201615th Annual CCVW Volktoberfest VW Audi Porsche Car Show and Swap Meethttp://www.ccvw.org/Indianapolis, INDetails TBA

Annual Christmas Party
Annual Membership Meeting

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



MAIN COURSE AND SOFT DRINKS usually by the club.
We will have Elections of club officers along with other business.
Also please bring an unwrapped gift to be donated to Starfish Family Services.
We will also be doing the Auction of VW items and proceeds will also go the StarFish Family Services.
If you have not already, PLEASE RSVP, BY DECEMBER 1ST, TO WAYNE@MVVC.NET OR 734-377-0696