BRITISH CAR EVENT CALENDAR of the Northeast

Here are shows and events of interest to classic British car enthusiasts in the Northeast. Always confirm dates, times and other details with event organizers.

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This calendar is maintained by the Keystone Region MG Club, the British Car Club of Northeast Pennsylvania, and the British Car Club of the Lehigh Valley, all of eastern Pennsylvania.

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BRITISH INVADE GETTYSBURG

Hosted by: LANCO MG Club. Summary: British car and motorcycle show returns to 70-store outlet mall. No judging, no classes, but door prizes will be available. Open to all British cars and motorcycles of any age, and British car lovers of all ages. Food available at The Outlet Shoppes of Gettysburg food court and other mall restaurants. "Christmas in July" shopping. RAIN or SHINE: Yes. Advance Registration: $10 by June 20 to receive pre-registration packet; by July 11 for pre-registration price. Day of Show: $15. Spectator Admission: Free. Proceeds Benefit: Central Pennsylvania Food Bank. Club/Event Website: http://www.lancomgclub.com/big.htm. Venue information: http://www.theoutletshoppesatgettysburg.com/. Directions: Route 15, Baltimore Street exit. (See venue website for directions.). Email: bob_arlotto@yahoo.com. Phone: 717-259-6324. Sunday, July 12, 2015, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM. The Outlet Shoppes at Gettysburg, 1863 Gettysburg Village Dr. Route 97, Gettysburg, Pa. For more info visit www.lancomgclub.com.

Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix Race Weekend

Summary: Weekend of vintage racing on the streets of a city park culminates a 10-day celebration of motorsports in and around Pittsburgh. 2014 Featured marque is the Mini. British Car Day show Saturday at Schenley Park Golf Course, plus concurrent combined shows of American, German, Japanese and Italian classics. (See separate calendar listing.). Schedule: Saturday: Vintage race practice and qualify heats, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday: Featured races, 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Car Show: Saturday: British Car Day plus Combined Car Shows, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday: Larry Smith Car Show, featuring best of Saturday's shows, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. RAIN or SHINE: Yes. Spectator Admission: Free. Club/Event Website: http://www.pvgp.org. Phone: 412 299-2273. Saturday, July 18, 2015 – Sunday, July 19, 2015. Schenley Park, 5370 Schenley Dr. Pittsburgh, Pa.

34th Annual BRITISH CAR DAY

Hosted by: Western Pennsylvania Triumph Association. Field opens: 9:30 a.m. Summary: Show features 500 of England's finest sports and luxury sports automobiles. The long-standing event is billed as the largest annual British-only car show in Pennsylvania. Coinciding with British Car Day at the same golf course is the Schenley Park Combined Car Show, featuring displays of German, Japanese, Italian and American cars, for a total field of some 2,000 cars Held in conjunction with Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix racing event on the streets of Schenley Park. Qualifying races Saturday, featur… Proceeds Benefit: Charitable organizations. Registration Form: http://wptriumph.org. Club/Event Website: http://www.pvgp.org/schenley/british-car-day/. Email: woodymcv@verizon.net. Phone: 412 487-3065. Saturday, July 18, 2015, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Schenley Park Golf Course, 5370 Schenley Dr. Pittsburgh, Pa. For more info visit www.pvgp.org.

HEALEYS on HALLOWED GROUND - ENCLAVE 2015

Hosted by: Austin-Healey Club of America AND Austin-Healey Sports & Touring Club. Summary: Joint weeklong convention of the Austin-Healey Club of America and the Austin-Healey Sports & Touring Club in historic Gettysburg, Pa. Five days of events on Civil War themes, including opening reception at the Gettysburg National Military Park Visitors Center and Museum, rally and wine tasting tour. RAIN or SHINE: Yes. Registration Form: http://www.enclave2015.com/uploads/1/3/9/8/13980609/enclave_15_-_registration_ver1.7d.pdf. Club/Event Website: http://www.enclave2015.com. Sunday, July 19, 2015 – Thursday, July 23, 2015. Gettysburg, Pa.

NEPA VINTAGE MOTORS REVIVAL

Hosted by: British Car Club of Northeastern Pennsylvania. Field opens: 9 a.m. Summary: "War Birds, European Automobiles and Motobikes from a Bygone Era" Cassic car show, open to all British and European classic cars and motor bikes. Featured marque is the MG, featuring the MGB. Those registered will cast votes for their favorite cars in 25 classes by marque and model, including "Best of Show" and "Diamond in the Rough." Also: BCCNEPA Officers Award. Classes determined by pre-registration as of June 30. Flea market for new, used, reconditioned and recycled parts. Food available. Ai… Schedule: Live music from Rossi-McGurl Project, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Judging ends at 1 p.m. Awards presented at 2:30 p.m. RAIN or SHINE: Yes. Club/Event Website: http://www.bccnepa.com/carshow.html. Email: info@bccnepa.com. Sunday, July 19, 2015, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Wilkes-Barre Wyoming Valley Airport, 2001 Wyoming Ave. Forty Fort, Pa.

Das Awkscht Fescht

Summary: Three-day non-judged car show and festival, featuring antique toy show, kids' shows, picnics, bingo, fireworks, arts & crafts, live music, auto flea market. This year's featured car is the Chrysler 300. Field opens: 7:30 a.m. for show cars. Schedule: Friday: 800 street rods, custom/modified race cars. Cars/trucks/sports cars 1895-1992. Saturday: Six classes — Pre-war; 1946-1960; 1961-1975; 1976-1989; Commercial Vehicles; Motorcycles Sunday: Individual car shows by participating clubs; need not be a club member. Gates open at 6am for walk-in visitors. Show cars enter the fields after 7:30am Flea market goes through dusk, and arts & crafts vendors are open until 9pm. Entertainment goes until 10:30pm on Fri and Sat, and until 4:30pm on Sun. FIREWORK… RAIN or SHINE: Yes. Day of Show: NO DAY OF SHOW REGISTRATION. Registration Form: http://www.awkscht.com/registration.html. Club/Event Website: http://www.awkscht.com. Venue information: http://www.macungiepark.com/. Email: info@awkscht.com. Phone: 610 967-2317. Friday, July 31, 2015 – Sunday, August 2, 2015. Macungie Memorial Park, Macungie, Pa.

PENNYPACKER MILLS BRITISH CAR DAY

Hosted by: Delaware Valley Classic MG Chapter. Field opens: 10 a.m. Summary: Popular vote show based on marque; also "Best of Show," "Ladies Choice," "Diamond in the Rough" and "Club Participation" awards. Voting ends at noon. Flea market area and car corral. Free T-shirts to first 40 pre-registrants. Free tours of Pennypacker Mills mansion included in registration. Food and beverage available, or bring your own picnic. Schedule: Pennypacker Mills Historic Site's "In The Good Old Summertime" Festival will be held adjacent to the car show field on the mansion's grounds. Lots to see and do for the entire family including vintage big wheel bicycles, live music and Victorian lawn games. Advance Registration: $15 by July 17. Registration: $20 thereafter. Spectator Admission: Free. Vendor information: $20 for 10x10 flea market space; $25 car corral. Club/Event Website: http://www.dvcmg.com/events/car-show-info/car-show-flier/. Venue information: http://www2.montcopa.org. Directions: Pennypacker Mills Historic Site off Route 73 south of Schwenksville. Email: paulandevonna@erols.com. Phone: 610-792-1158. Saturday, August 1, 2015, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. Pennypacker Mills, 5 Halderman Road, Schwenksville, Pa.

The Roadster Factory SUMMER PARTY 2015

Hosted by: The Roadster Factory. Summary: Weekend celebration of British cars includes car show, other events. The theme this year is related to Alpie Rallyes. Events include drag racing, autocross, mountain tours, poker rallyes, and a LeMans start contest. Participants' choice concours show in downtown Indiana, Pa. SAVE THE DATE: Details to be announced. Club/Event Website: http://the-roadster-factory.com/. Venue information: http://www.covinn.com. Email: trfmail@aol.com. Phone: 1-800-234-1104. Thursday, August 6, 2015 – Saturday, August 8, 2015. 328 Killen Rd. Armagh, Pa.

New Hope Automobile Show

ONLINE REGISTRATION AVAILABLE on website. Hosted by: New Hope-Solebury Community Association. Summary: Two-day show featuring classic automobiles of all kinds, limited to 250 vehicles per day. BRITISH CAR CLASSES ON SUNDAY. Classes for Austin-Healey, Jaguar, MG, Morgan, Rolls-Royce/Bentley and Triumph. Check list of all other classes: limited spaces for each division. Judged event, plus a People's Choice Award each day. Parade of Champions at end of each day's show. Field opens: 8 am. Schedule: 8-10:30 am - Cars admitted to show field 2 pm - Voting closes. Day of Show: NO DAY OF SHOW REGISTRATION. Proceeds Benefit: New Hope-Solebury High School Scholarship Fund. Club/Event Website: http://www.newhopeautoshow.com. Email: info@newhopeautoshow.com. Phone: (215) 862-5665. Saturday, August 8, 2015, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM. New Hope-Solebury High School, 180 W. Bridge St. New Hope, Pa.

New Hope Automobile Show

ONLINE REGISTRATION AVAILABLE on website. Hosted by: New Hope-Solebury Community Association. Summary: Two-day show featuring classic automobiles of all kinds, limited to 250 vehicles per day. BRITISH CAR CLASSES ON SUNDAY. Classes for Austin-Healey, Jaguar, MG, Morgan, Rolls-Royce/Bentley and Triumph. Check list of all other classes: limited spaces for each division. Judged event, plus a People's Choice Award each day. Parade of Champions at end of each day's show. Field opens: 8 am. Schedule: 8-10:30 am - Cars admitted to show field 2 pm - Voting closes. Day of Show: NO DAY OF SHOW REGISTRATION. Proceeds Benefit: New Hope-Solebury High School Scholarship Fund. Club/Event Website: http://www.newhopeautoshow.com. Email: info@newhopeautoshow.com. Phone: (215) 862-5665. Sunday, August 9, 2015, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM. New Hope-Solebury High School, 180 W. Bridge St. New Hope, Pa.

A TASTE OF BRITAIN Car Show & Polo Match

Hosted by: Lanco MG Club, Inc. Field opens: 11 a.m. Summary: Fun gathering of British cars and motorcycles, held in conjunction with polo match for "A Taste of Britain Cup." Non-judged show. Dash plaques to first 175 vehicles. Vendors, event regalia, food and drink available. Polo match starts at 2:30 p.m. for "Taste of Britain Cup.". RAIN or SHINE: Yes. Registration Form: http://www.lancomgclub.com. Club/Event Website: http://www.lancomgclub.com/taste_of_britain.htm. Venue information: http://www.lancasterpolo.org. Directions: Lancaster County, between Lititz and Brownstown, north of Lancaster. Route 222 to Brownstown exit. West on Route 772 for about 2.5 miles. Turn left on Church Street. Polo field is less than half a mile ahead, on the right. Look for event signs. Email: bmce861911@comcast.net. Phone: (717) 361-7906. Sunday, August 23, 2015, 10:30 AM – 4:00 PM. Forney Polo Field, 70 Church St. Rothsville, Pa.

NEMGTR GOF Mk 98

Hosted by: New England MG T Register. Summary: Five-day "Gathering of the Faithful" of the New England MG T Register. RAIN or SHINE: Yes. Club/Event Website: http://www.nemgtr.org/events/events/event/82-gof-mk-98.html. Wednesday, September 2, 2015 – Sunday, September 6, 2015. Clarion Inn Strasburg-Lancaster, 1400 Historic Drive, Strasburg, Pa.

Lime Rock Park Historic Festival 33

Summary: Annual celebration of classic car racing in northwestern Connecticut. Diverse field of race cars Friday and Saturday, with more than 300 vintage race cars expected for non-stop racing Saturday and Monday, with "Sunday in the Park" concours show on Sunday. Free paddock access for fans. Swap meet and midway. Schedule: Thursday - Vintage Race Car Parade and Falls Village Street Fair Friday — Qualifying Saturday — 20 races Sunday — Sunday in the Park Concours & Gathering of the Marques Monday — Racing. Car Show: "Sunday in the Park Concours" — Vintage and historic car show on Sunday, with "Gathering of the Marques" lining the rest of the track by make, model or country of origin. Concours show by invitation only. To join the "Gathering of the Marques," just arrive Sunday morning with a Sunday admission ticket (purchased in advance or at the gate). Club/Event Website: http://limerockhistorics.com. Venue information: http://www.limerock.com. Email: info@limerock.com. Phone: 860 435-5000. Thursday, September 3, 2015 – Monday, September 7, 2015. Lime Rock Park, Lakeville, Conn.

Watkins Glen Grand Prix Festival

Hosted by: Watkins Glen Promotions. Summary: Austin Healey will be the featured marque at the annual Watkins Glen vintage racing weekend. The Sportscar Vintage Racing Association has designated Austin Healey as the featured marque for the 2015 Glenora Wine Cellars/US Vintage Grand Prix, and Healeys will also be featured at the concurrent Watkins Glen street festival this weekend. Reenactment of Grand Prix races on the original 6.6-mile road course is featured in a variety of events during all-day festival Friday. Historical lecture, judged auto… Schedule: Friday: All-day street festival features sports car events, a Concours d'Elegance, live music, food court, wine tastings, family activities, fireworks. Saturday and Sunday: Vintage car racing. Car Show: Friday: Concours d'Elegance of selected cards of special significance, including antique, classic, sport and race. At Watkins Glen State Park. Club/Event Website: http://www.grandprixfestival.com. Email: promotions@watkinsglen.com. Phone: 607-535-3003. Friday, September 11, 2015 – Sunday, September 13, 2015. Watkins Glen, NY.

The BRITISH INVASION

Hosted by: British Invasion, Inc. Summary: A three-day celebration of the British motorcar. Registration includes admission for two to the Friday night reception, Saturday car show, and Sunday field events, plus dash plaque, goodie bag, and meet gift for first 300 to pre-register. Rolls-Royce, Bentley and Austin Healey are this year's featured marques. RAIN or SHINE: Yes. Club/Event Website: http://www.britishinvasion.com. Email: mgaetano@maainc.com. Phone: 508 497-9655. Friday, September 18, 2015 – Sunday, September 20, 2015. Stowe, Vt.

BRITISH CAR SHOW British Car Club of Delaware

Hosted by: British Car Club of Delaware. Summary: Annual show held in the park-like setting of Battery Park along the canal and Delaware River. Open to all makes, models and years of British cars and bikes. Dash plaque to first 75 registered cars. Awards by popular choice, classes determined by pre-registrations. This year's featured marque is the Lotus. Popular choice awards at 2:30. Convenient dining. Schedule: Registration 9-11 a.m. Cars on the field by 11 a.m. Voting closes at 1 p.m. Premier Class judging 12:30-1:30 p.m. Awards presented at 2:30 p.m. RAIN or SHINE: Yes. Advance Registration: $15 received by Sept. 11. Day of Show: $20. Registration Form: http://www.bccdelaware.com/deCity15Form.pdf. Club/Event Website: http://www.bccdelaware.com. Directions: From Interstate 95: Take the exit for Route 1 South Take the exit for Route 72, Delaware City and Turn left at the light. Continue straight for Approximately 3 miles (Rte 72 becomes Rte 9). Turn left at light onto Clinton St. to the waterfront Business district and Battery Park. Email: dhenderson@wildblue.net. Phone: 302 284 4572. Saturday, September 19, 2015, 9:30 AM – 3:00 PM. Battery Park, Delaware City, Del.

BRITS ON THE BEACH Positive Earth Drivers Club

Hosted by: Positive Earth Drivers Club. Field opens: 10 a.m. Summary: 17th annual show. Popular vote judging, with awards and classes determined by pre-registration. Dash plaques to first 130 cars registered. Walk the Ocean Boardwalk just two blocks from the show, and have lunch at one of the many cafes and restaurants in this section of historic Ocean Grove. Antique and gift shops, clothing stores, other interesting businesses. NOTE: Space is limited to 130 cars. Previous shows have filled to overflow, so you are encouraged to register early and avoid disappointment.… Schedule: 10 a.m.-Noon - Registration Noon-2 p.m. - Judging 3:30 p.m. - Show awards. RAIN or SHINE: Yes. Club/Event Website: http://pedc.org/events/brits-on-the-beach/. Venue information: http://www.oceangrovenj.com/. Directions: FROM NORTH: Take Garden State Parkway South to Exit 100B, and go East on Rt. 33 (Corlies Ave.) to Rt. 71 (Main St.). Turn left, and take Rt. 71 one block to Main Ave, and turn right. Follow Main Ave. through the Gate into Ocean Grove and proceed straight to the show field. FROM SOUTH: Take Garden State Parkway North to Exit 100, and go East on Rt. 33 (Corlies Ave.) to Rt. 71 (Main St.). Turn left, and take Rt. 71 one block to Main Ave, and turn right. Follow Main Ave. through the Gate into Ocean Grove an… Email: show@pedc.org. Phone: 732-620-2378. Saturday, September 19, 2015, 10:00 AM – 4:30 PM. 65 Main Avenue, Ocean Grove, N.J.

CLASSICS ON THE GREEN

Host hotel: Wyndham Virginia Crossings Hotel and Conference Center, 1000 Virginia Center Pkwy. Glen Allen, Va. Hosted by: Central Virginia British Car Club and Classic Automotive Events of Virginia. Summary: 31st annual British and European car and wine festival: More than 250 classic cars of all makes on display, plus vendors, crafts displays. Held in conjunction with the New Kent Wine Festival. Schedule: Show Sunday, 11am - 4pm. RAIN or SHINE: Yes. Club/Event Website: http://www.classicsonthegreen.com. Venue information: http://www.newkentwinery.com/. Sunday, September 20, 2015, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM. New Kent Winery, 8400 Old Church Rd. New Kent, Va.

MGs ON THE ROCKS British Car Show

Lodging available at I-95 Exit 77: Days Inn, Comfort Inn, Best Western. Hosted by: MGs of Baltimore, Ltd. Field opens: 9 a.m. Summary: Low pressure, popular vote event attracts 200 British cars. 33rd annual show. Beautiful country setting in Rocks State Park. Large British vendor area. Dash plaque to first 200 cars. Entertainment and music provided all day long. Bring the family, but please, no pets. Food and refreshments available. Schedule: Voting closes 2 pm Awards at 3 pm. RAIN or SHINE: Yes. Club/Event Website: http://www.mgsofbaltimore.com/. Venue information: http://www.dnr.state.md.us/publiclands/central/rocks.html. Directions: Interstate 95 to Exit 77. Follow Route 24 west for 13 miles to Rocks State Park. Email: RGL2MGBGT@aol.com. Phone: 410 592-8610. Saturday, September 26, 2015, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Rocks State Park, 3318 Rocks Chrome Hill Rd Jarrettsville, MD.

AUTUMN LEAF FESTIVAL

Hosted by: British Car Club of the Lehigh Valley. Field opens: 10 a.m. Summary: All-British car show, held in conjunction with Moravian Academy's annual Country Fair. Car show open to all British marques, with popular voting classes by marque. Fair is a family festival featuring food, rides, games and entertainment. A fun day out for the whole family. RAIN or SHINE: Yes. Advance Registration: $8 in advance. Day of Show: $10 at the gate. Registration Form: http://www.bcclv.com/2015AutumnLeafForm.pdf. Club/Event Website: http://www.bcclv.com/autumnleaf.html. Venue information: http://www.moravian.k12.pa.us/index.htm. Directions: From Route 33: William Penn Highway exit. (First exit south of Route 22). RIGHT off exit ramp. After less than a mile, turn RIGHT on Farmersville Road, opposite the roller skating rink. After less than half a mile, turn LEFT on Green Pond Road. Entrance to show will be on the right; look for signs. Email: agkunkle@aol.com. Phone: (610) 867-6955. Saturday, October 3, 2015, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Moravian Academy, 4313 Green Pond Road, Bethlehem, Pa.