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Regularly Scheduled Events for 1996
Event name: Savannah Mustang Club Cruise-In
Date: Every Third Saturday of the month
Rain Date:
Time: 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Place: Savannah, Georgia
Fees: Why?
Sponsor(s): McDonalds, J.C. Lewis Ford
Phone: 912-925-4590, 912 756-5988
Contact Name: James Brown, Robert Waring
E-mail:, Havoc
Description: Monthly get together of the Savannah Mustang club to show off current projects & cars. A nice night out.
Directions: Cruise in is held at the McDonalds located at 13100 Abercorn extension. Take I-95 to exit 16 which is highway 204 (Abercorn Extension) Follow 204 orth to the Savannah Mall. McDonalds is just past the Mall on the left.
Date: Every Saturday Night
Rain Date:
Time: 7pm till Midnight unless rain or freeze.
Place: Houston, Texas USA
Fees: $ 2.00 Per Person. Vehicles Free
Phone: (713) 760-2049 or (713) 938-1313
Contact Name: John or Linda
Description: For vehicles of all makes & models. STREET RODS to Stock.50’s & 60’s music, Door Prizes, Adult & Kids games. Trophies. Keep updated on all local Car Shows & Swap Meets.Fun for everyone year round.
Directions: From I-45 going North, turn on FM 1960 to the West. We are on FM 1960 at Cutten Road in the Wal-Mart parking lot. Close to Willowbrook Shopping Mall.
Event name: Swedish hot cars & babes show, Netherlands
Date: Every first weekend of the month (Saturdays & Sundays)
Rain Date: This event won’t rain out, if it’s raining, we’ll get inside!
Time: 8am to 8pm!
Place: Bosrand 7, Asten, The Netherlands
Fees: entry = free!
Sponsor(s): WUBS co., VOLVO Sweden, HONDA Japan, Nissan Japan, Alicia Silverstone enterprises., CAS Asten, Nijmegen University Holland.
Phone: (country code +) (0)493-693312
Contact Name: ask for Mr. Gerbert or Mr. Klaas
E-mail: W.M.van der
Description: International show of Swedish cars, but also of German Cabriolets (Mercedes, VW, etc). For sale: Very low-priced Volvo rally cars (e.g. 850 T5 estate).
Special show & demo of Japanese motorcross-cycles.
Special guest stars (babes) from Sweden and California,USA.
Free trying of typical “Groningse Stoete”.
Directions: Please call for further information.
APRIL 1996
Event name: 25th Annual Easter Rod Run
Date: April 5-6-7 1996
Rain Date: No Rain Date..Orlando always has great weather
Time: Friday 9:00am till 11:00pm Saturday 8:00am till 11:00 pm Sunday 7:00am till 10:00am
Place: Orlando, FL USA
Fees: $15 in advance, $20 at the gate
Sponsor(s): Early Irons of Orlando
Phone: 904 775-4807 evenings
Contact Name: Dale Dinse’
E-mail: (Al Cartlidge)
Description: Traditional old time Show & Shine Rod Run for the family Childrens games, Easter Egg hunt, Easter Bunny, Friday nite B-B-Q included with registration, Live entertainment Friday and Saturday night Rock’N’Roll DJ all day Friday and Saturday Dash Plaques, door prizes, raffle drawings, prizes for games. A 25 year tradition in Florida. Rod Run is held in the Holiday Inn Universal parking lot and adjacent grounds. You can park your car and never have to move for the entire weekend!
Directions: Holiday Inn University is at the intersection of University Blvd and Alafaya Trail in East Orland at the enterance to the University of Central Florida. Call or email for flyer with map.
Event name: Cruise to the Lake
Date: Aug. 17-18, 1996
Rain Date: none
Time: Saturday 8am-5pm and Sunday 8am- 3pm
Place: Osage Beach, Missouri
Fees: $12 per entry/ $15 day of show
Sponsor(s): Dam Car Club
Phone: 314-365-6885
Contact Name: Dave Jordan
Description: Open Show
Directions: Hwy.54 to U.S.42 (school of the Osage)
Event name: Texas Autoramas 33rd Annual Custom Car & Hot Rod Show
Date: February,24th & 25th, 1996
Rain Date:
Place: Corpus Christi, Texas
Phone: (409) 886-8693 or (409) 883-4092
Contact Name: Richard Potter
Description: The biggest Car Show in Corpus Christi, annually (indoors)
Directions: Bayfront Plaza Convention Center.
Event name: 22nd Annual Corvette Swap Meet
Date: Sunday, February 25, 1996
Rain Date:
Time: 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
Place: Kalamazoo, Michigan
Fees: $3.00 donation. under 14 years free
Sponsor(s): Kalamazoo Corvette Club
Phone: 1-616-323-0539 between 10am and 10pm PLEASE
Contact Name: Linda Hearld
Description: Michigans Largest INDOOR Swap Meet Kalamazoo County Fairgrounds over 30 corvettes were for sale in the 1995 meet Vendors-
8′ Table $18.00, after Feb 15, $25.00
($5.00 deposit required per table)
($5.00 charge per electrical outlet used)
Limited indoor space for selling cars – $35.00
outdoor – $20.00
Pre-Registration of $20.00 required. Some of the proceeds donated to charity. More Info— Visit our home page (map included)`kzoovett email us –
Directions: Kalamazoo County Fairgrounds, Kalamazoo, Michigan All Buildings Heated I-94 Exit 80 North on Sprinkle road turn left at 3rd traffic light follow Fair Ground signs located on Lake St.
Event name: 4th Annual Classic Kickoff
Date: February 25th, 1996
Rain Date:
Time: 7AM till –
Place: Conroe, Texas
Fees: $20. at gate/ $15 early entry.
Sponsor(s): Cruisers of Conroe
Phone: (409) 756-0733
Contact Name: Eric Johnson
Description: Open to all cars and Trucks. A portion of the proceeds go to Montgomery County charities and to purchase playground equipment for handicapped kids. Awards, games, peoples choice awards, club participation award, music, live emcee.
Directions: Montgomery County Fairgrounds. Conroe, Texas
JULY 1996
Event name: Sespe Creek Car Show & Chili Cook-Off
Date: July 4th, 1996
Rain Date: none
Time: Registration 7am – 11am Awards at 2:30pm
Place: Fillmore, Ventura County, Ca
Fees: $15 pre-entry $20 day of Show
Sponsor(s): Fillmore Chamber of Commerce
Phone: (805) 524-0551
Contact Name: Cecelia or Bob Uber
E-mail: none FAX (805) 524-2551
Description: This event is limited to the FIRST 400 pre1975 vehicles. Pre-entry is advised. Trophies awarded in over 30 classes. This event is held in the historical downtown business district. The flag lined streets, live bands, 60+ chili cooks, crafts and food vendors, the steam train rides, and the free fireworks display at dusk make this an “old fashioned” Fourth of July. This event is one of the premier events in Southern California.
Directions: From L.A. Basin take either the 210, 405 or 5 north towards Santa Clarita & Magic Mountain. Just past Magic Mountain take the Hiway 126 Fillmore Ventura exit. Go 19 mi to Fillmore. At the second traffic signal (A St.) turn rt. Just past the railroad tracks turn left on Sespe Ave. 3 blocks to the registation area. From Ventura take Hiway 126 East to Fillmore at the second traffic signal turn left, just after the railroad tracks turn left on Sespe Ave. 3 blocks to the registation area. From Thousand Oaks take Hiway 23 to Moorpark and continue on 23 thru Grimes Canyon to Fillmore. When you get to Hiway 126 go straight ahead to Sespe Ave turn left 3 blocks to the registration area.
Event name: Stamford New York Annual Auto Show
Date: July 7th 1996
Rain Date: Rain or Shine
Time: 9 AM to 5 pm
Place: Stamford New York
Fees: $ 5.00 in advance $7.50 at the gate
Sponsor(s): Stamford Chamber of Commerce and Rotary Club
Phone: 607 652 3673 or 800 648 STNY (7869)
Contact Name: Paul Richter or Jerry Batik
E-mail: 102447.1104@
Description: Multiple classes of entries. This is our 19th annual show. Dash Plaques for the first 125 entries.
Directions: From NYC. I87 (Thruway) to exit 21, state route 23. Follow route 23 west apx 56 miles to village of Stamford. Signs to show will be posted. From PA I 81 to I88 to Oneonta. Follow route 23 east to Stamford.
JUNE 1996
Event name: Stamford New York Annual Auto Show
Date: July 7th 1996
Rain Date: Rain or Shine
Time: 9 AM to 5 pm
Place: Stamford New York
Fees: $ 5.00 in advance $7.50 at the gate
Sponsor(s): Stamford Chamber of Commerce and Rotary Club
Phone: 607 652 3673 or 800 648 STNY (7869)
Contact Name: Paul Richter or Jerry Batik
E-mail: 102447.1104@
Description: Multiple classes of entries. This is our 19th annual show. Dash Plaques for the first 125 entries.
Directions: From NYC. I87 (Thruway) to exit 21, state route 23. Follow route 23 west apx 56 miles to village of Stamford. Signs to show will be posted. From PA I 81 to I88 to Oneonta. Follow route 23 east to Stamford.
Event name: Earl’s Performance Products Pony Express 100
Date: June 7-9, 1996
Rain Date: None
Time: Road Closes 6:00am to 4:00pm
Place: Battle Mountain, Nevada
Fees: $295.00, 495.00, or 595.00
Sponsor(s): Earl’s Performance Products, SignPros
Phone: (805) 274-4068
Contact Name: Denise McClary – Classic Auto Racing Society
Description: Rodger Ward’s Classic Auto Society is the proud organizer of the Earls Performance Products presents: Pony Express 100. This is an open road race open to ALL vehicles and ALL drivers regardless of racing history. The race is held on Nevada State Highway 305 from Battle Mountain Nevada and runs 85 miles south to Austin Nevada. We shut down this public highway from 6:00am to 4:00pm and let participants go down in designated speed classes.
Speeds range from 95mph on up to 200+mph! Most vehicles are everyday, streetcars. The Touring Division (95mph to 115mph) only requires the vehicle to have factory seatbelts (in good condition) and a mounted fire extinguisher.

The faster you want to go, the more safety equipment required on the vehicle. The Grand Touring division(116mph to 130mph) for example, requires 5 or 6 point safety harnesses and a mounted fire extinguisher.

The event has been featured on ESPN, ESPN2 and Prime Sports. The June 1996 event will be filmed for National broadcast.
Call or E-mail now for an entry package!
Directions: Battle Mountain is 220miles due east on I-80 from Reno, NV. (check your map)
Event name: TCA 3rd Annual Motor Transportation Show
Date: Saturday June 8, 1996
Rain Date:
Time: 8am to 4pm
Place: Windsor, Ontario, Canada
Fees: $10.00 1st vehicle $5.00 ea. additonal
Sponsor(s): Courtesy Dodge, Gus Revenburg, Saturn or Windsor, Sinasac Jeep Eagle, West Coast Cobra, Dima’s Auto, Ziebart Tidy Car,
Phone: (519)735-3936 or (519)945-7077(9am – 4pm)
Contact Name: Marj & Tim Rusling
Description: This show is open to all forms of motorized vehicles. The show will go on rain or shine. We have classes for original & restored cars, street rods, mucscle cars, motorcycles, trucks, vans, rusty or incomplete vehicles and special interest vehicles. Registration will be from 8am to 12 noon. Trophies and door prizes will be awarded. The school will also have a Bar-B-Q, Baked Goods Sale, Flea Market and Children’s Fun Fair. TCA is a private elementary school. The school does not receive any public tax money or other government funding. The purpose of this event is to raise funds to buy good sports equipment, put in a baseball diamond and help with the school’s ongoing expenses. Last years show had some interesting vehicles including an ultra-lite airplane, a Cobra replica from West Coast Cobra and a beautiful home-built sports car.
Directions: Location: Parkwood Gospel Temple, 3005 Temple Drive (E.C. Row Expressway at Central Avenue. >From E. C. Row expressway exit at Central Avenue. Go North on Central to the first trafic light which is Temple Drive. Turn left on Temple. From Detroit take the bridge follow Huron Church to E.C. Row expressway East. Go east until to get to the Central Ave. exit.From the tunnel take Ouellette Ave. South until your reach the exit for E.C. Row expressway East. Go east until you get to Central Ave. From 401. Exit County Road 46 Windsor, Turn right and go to !st traffic light(Walker Road) Turn right on to Walker Road and continue to E.C. Row expressway exit East. Go east to Central Ave. Exit and follow directions above.
Event name: Alfa Romeo Owners’ Club Annual Convention
Date: June 12-16
Rain Date:
Place: Phoenix, AZ, USA
Fees: TBA
Sponsor(s): Alfa Romeo Owners’ Club, Inc.
Phone: 1-602-899-6032
Contact Name: R. Botkin
Description: Each year, Alfisti from all over the US gather together, enjoying racetrack time, rallies, concours, socializing and partying, but especially viewing the large number of beautiful Alfas that bring their owners together.
Directions: Headquarters for the convention is the Buttes Conference Resort, near Sky Harbor airport and Interstate 10.
Event name: Cruise Cadillac Car Show
Date: June 14 and 15, 1996
Rain Date:
Time: 6/14 6:00 pm on: 6/15 7:00am on
Place: Cadillac, Michigan
Sponsor(s): Cadillac Area Visitor Bureau
Phone: 616-775-0657 or 1-800-369-3836
Contact Name: Carol Potter
Description: 2nd annual Cruise Cadillac Car show and 50’s weekend, organized lake cruise 50’s dance: A special invitation to Cadillac auto owners to “Cruise Cadillac”
Directions: Us 131 to Cadillac 1-75 to Us 10 to M115 to Cadillac
Event name: Ronald McDonald House Car Show
Date: June 15, 1996
Rain Date: June 16, 1996
Time: 7 a.m to 4 a.m
Place: Orange, CA.
Fees: $15.00 advance $20.00 at gate
Sponsor(s): Mulity Club event
Phone: 714-972-0560
Contact Name: Doug
E-mail: WWW.COIM
Description: Open to pre-60, entertainment, celebrities, food, trophies and drawings. Limit 1000 cars, Tejas parking lot across from the “Pond” in Anaheim
Directions: Katella and Douglas in the City of Anaheim
Event name: Surf City Classic/Woodies on the Wharf
Date: June 22, 1996
Rain Date:
Time: 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Place: Santa Cruz, Califorina
Fees: FREE
Sponsor(s): Santa Cruz Chapter National Woodie Club
Phone: 408-728-0207
Contact Name: Howard Benfield
Description: ’51 and earlier wooden bodied cars only:restorations, surfmobiles, and woodie street rods
Directions: On the Santa Cruz Municipal Wharf
Event name: 9th Annual Z Car Club Convention
Date: June 25-28, 1996
Rain Date:
Time: All day, every day
Place: Denver, Colorado
Fees: Call for event prices.
Sponsor(s): Z Car Club of Colorado
Phone: (303) 526-2262
Contact Name: Gary Bracken
Description: Car Show, Autocross, Bar-B-Que, Seminars, Hot laps at Stapleton Raceway, Rally, Banquet – for Datsun/Nissan Z Car enthusiests (all years). Always lots o’ fun.
Directions: Heatquarters at Stouffer Renaissance Denver Hotel, 3801 Quebec St, Denver, CO, phone (800)468-3571.
March 1996
Date: MARCH 8-10, 1996
Rain Date:
Time: FRIDAY 12 – 12 SAT 8a – 12 MID SUN 9 – 3
Place: YUMA, AZ
Fees: $50 / CAR $1 PUBLIC $5 CONCERT
Phone: 520-343-1715
Contact Name: MARY CORDERY
Event name: Biler i Bella
Date: March 13-17 1996
Rain Date:
Place: Copenhagen, Denmark
Sponsor(s): Dansk Automobilforhandler Forening
Contact Name: Hans-Henrik Ohlsen
Description: The annual car show in Copenhagen, this time with 365 new cars, which is a new show record. There are also motorcycles and accessories at display.
Directions: Motorway E22 East towards the Airport. Follow the signs toward “Bella Center”.
MAY 1996
Event name: The Long Island, New York City Oldsmobile Club Spring Dustoff, ’96
Date: First Sunday in May
Rain Date: Third Sunday in May
Time: Gate opens at 9:00AM, Gate closes for showcars at 12:00 PM, Trophys awarded at 5:00PM
Place: Merrick, LI, NY
Fees: Pre-registration is $10.00, $20.00 at the gate
Sponsor(s): Long Island Oldsmobile Club of New York
Phone: 1-718-631-8905
Contact Name: Candy Bermudez
E-mail: LIOCCandy
Description: A celebration of the Long Island Oldsmobile Club and NYC’s 20th Anniversary First 200 cars through gate receive dash plaques. D.J. on premesis,Food and refreshments provided by the Belmar Volunteer Fire Department Judging of show vehicles starts at 12:00 PM
Directions: Call Candy to register first, then you’ll get application andthe directions!
Event name: 5th Annual Kamloops Crime Stoppers Car Show
Date: May 10 – 12 1996
Rain Date:
Friday Setup 9:00am – 11:00pm
Saturday Showtime 10:00am – 10:00pm
Dance 9:00pm – 1:30am
Sunday 10:00am – 3:00pm
Awards 3:30pm – 4:00pm All vehicles must be removed by 6:00pm
Place: Kamloops, British Columbia, Canada
Fees: $25.00
Sponsor(s): Kamloops, Crime Stoppers
Phone: (604)579-7618 Cell:(604)851-1040
Contact Name: Moe Malcolm
Description: Annual Car Show sponsered by the local Crime Stoppers, To include Special Events, Feature Cars, Display Booths, Entertainment Personalized Computer Polling, Saturday Night Graffiti Dance and Much Much More .
We are also looking for Feature Cars and Club Displays from all over
Event name: 3rd Annual HCCA Nat’l Brass Meet,Tour,Auction
Date: May 13 – 19, 1996
Rain Date:
Place: Rhinebeck,New York
Sponsor(s): Autoneers and North Jersey Regional Groups
Phone: 203 938 8087
Contact Name: David Reed
Description: This is a pre 1916 only Tour,Show and Auction. All three functions only for pre 1916.
Event name: 3rd annual Cruise to the Castle
Date: May 18, 1996
Rain Date: Rain or Shine
Time: 8AM-4PM
Place: Owosso, MI
Fees: free
Sponsor(s): Downtown Owosso
Phone: 517-723-5149
Contact Name: Carol Vaughn
Description: A beautiful downtown show on tree lined city streets. Three choice awards, door prizes, and dash plaques to the first 200 registrants.
Directions: Downtown Owosso located between Lansing and Flint.
Event name: 36th Annual Antique Car Show & Flea Market
Date: Sunday September 8, 1996
Rain Date:
Time: Registration 9am -1pm
Place: Wampsville, NY
Fees: Pre-Registration-$4.00 At Gate $8.00 (only pre-registered cars will be judged) Flea Market by Pre-Registration Only (auto parts-$10.00 non-auto $20.00
Sponsor(s): Mohican Model A Ford Club, Inc.
Phone: 315-337-2138
Contact Name: Nick Montalbano
E-mail: NickMonty@AOL.Com
Description: 103 Trophies 35 Classes Free Spectator Admission ONLY PRE_REGISTERED CARS WILL BE JUDGED 1927 & Older Free Pre-Registration
Directions: 1/2 Mile North of Route 5 at Wampsville 2 Miles East of Canastota or 3 Miles from NYS Thuway Exit 34

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