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 10, 2016, 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 16, 2016 – Sunday, July 17, 2016. Schenley Park, 5370 Schenley Dr. Pittsburgh, Pa.

BRITISH & EUROPEAN CAR SHOW

Hosted by: British Car Club of Northeastern Pennsylvania. Field opens: 9 a.m. Summary: Classic car show, open to all British and European classic cars and motor bikes. This year’s featured marque: Austin-Healey, 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. Online registration, or pay by mail. 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. Advance Registration: $10 by June 30. Registration: $15 after June 30 and at the gate. Vendor information: $20 by June 30, $25 after June 30 and at the gate. Registration Form: http://www.bccnepa.com/rapidcart-4/registration.html. Club/Event Website: http://www.bccnepa.com/carshow.html. Venue information: http://www.flyvalleyaviation.com. Directions: From Interstate 81 (either northbound or southbound), take Exit 170B, then head west on the North Cross Valley Expressway (Route 309). Take Exit 4 toward Forty Fort, merging onto Rutter Avenue. Keep left at the fork, and continue onto Welles Street. Turn right onto Wyoming Avenue (Route 11.) The airport will be ahead almost two miles, on the right. Email: info@bccnepa.com. Sunday, July 17, 2016, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Wilkes-Barre Wyoming Valley Airport, 2001 Wyoming Ave. Forty Fort, Pa.

The Roadster Factory SUMMER PARTY 2015

Hosted by: The Roadster Factory. Summary: Weekend celebration of British cars includes car show, other events. Events include drag racing, autocross, mountain tours, poker rallyes, and a LeMans start contest. Participants' choice concours show in downtown Indiana, Pa. 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 4, 2016 – Saturday, August 6, 2016. 328 Killen Rd. Armagh, 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 Oakland. 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. Advance Registration: $12 per car, by December 31, 2015, for each day. (Four people admitted per car). Registration: $15 per car, by July 1, 2016, for each day. (Four people admitted per car). Day of Show: NO DAY OF SHOW REGISTRATION. Spectator Admission: $8 for adults, $3 for age 15 and under. 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, August 5, 2016 – Sunday, August 7, 2016. Macungie Memorial Park, 50 N Poplar St. 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. 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 f… Schedule: 10 a.m. — Registration opens 11 a.m. — General admission opens Noon — Voting begins. Advance Registration: $15 by July 23. Registration: $20 thereafter. Spectator Admission: Free. Vendor information: $20 for 10x10 flea market space; $25 car corral. Registration Form: http://www.dvcmg.com/car_show/car_show-reg.pdf. 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 6, 2016, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. Pennypacker Mills, 5 Halderman Road, Schwenksville, Pa.

AHSTC ENCOUNTER 2016

RAIN or SHINE: Yes. Hosted by: Austin-Healey Sports and Touring Club. Summary: Regional convention of the Austin-Healey Sports & Touring Club, featuring rallying, autocrossing, valve cover racing, car show and (of course) socializing. Also funkhana, kiddiekana, arts, crafts and photo competition, tech session, Chinese auction, regalia sales, flea market. The 2016 event will also celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Austin-Healey 100-6. Schedule: Wednesday evening: Crab Cruise on the Delaware River Thursday: Road rally, tour of Old New Castle, Del. wine and cheese reception and charity auction at Jessup's Tavern Friday: Gymkhana and funkhana; pig roast; valve cover racing Saturday: Popular Vote Car Show and concours judging; awards banquet. Club/Event Website: http://www.austin-healey-stc.org/general-events/encounter-2016. Venue information: http://www.sheratonwilmingtonsouth.com. Wednesday, August 10, 2016 – Saturday, August 13, 2016. Sheraton Wilmington South Hotel, 365 Airport Rd, New Castle, DE 19720.

Wheels of Faith Car Show & Craft Fair

Hosted by: Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church. Summary: Eighth annual show, billed as “The Best Small Car Show in Pennsylvania,” attracted 160 cars last year. Breakfast served 8-10 a.m. and food all day in church's air conditioned social hall. DJ "Johnny D." 50/50 drawing. Held in conjunction with large craft show. Schedule: Car registration 8 to 11:30 a.m. RAIN or SHINE: No. Rain date: Sunday, August 21 — Registration 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.; show to 4 p.m. Advance Registration: $8 by August 14. Day of Show: $12 at the gate. Vendor information: 10x20 spaces $25 reserved by August 13. Proceeds Benefit: Whitehall Food Pantry. Registration Form: http://wheelsoffaith.faithlutheranwhitehall.org/wof/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/Registration-for-2016.pdf. Club/Event Website: http://wheelsoffaith.faithlutheranwhitehall.org/wof/. Email: strumpet@ptd.net. Phone: 610-435-0451. Saturday, August 20, 2016, 8:00 AM – 3:30 PM. Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church, 3355 MacArthur Rd. Whitehall, Pa.

POCONO RACEWAY INDYCAR RACE & CAR SHOW

Hosted by: Pocono Raceway. Summary: A classic car show will be held in conjunction with the “ABC Supply 500” IndyCar Race on August 21 at Pocono Raceway in Long Pond. All cars registered in advance for the show by August 1 will receive two complimentary grandstand tickets along with two pit/paddock passes that allow access into the IndyCar garage. There is NO COST for the show car and two guests. All vehicles are to enter the facility at Gate 1 located on Long Pond Road. The show will run from 10 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. at which time all… Advance Registration: MUST BE RECEIVED BY MAIL or EMAIL BY AUG. 1. Registration Form: http://www.bcclv.com/2016_PoconoRacewayRegistrationForm.pdf. Venue information: http://www.poconoraceway.com/ticket/indycar. Email: kenbeck@rcn.com. Sunday, August 21, 2016, 10:00 AM – 3:30 PM. Pocono Raceway, 1234 Long Pond Rd. Long Pond, 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. Special gift for first 150 attendees. Vendors, event regalia, food and drink available in 20x40 ft . hospitality tent — tables and seating available. Polo match starts at 2:30 p.m. for "Taste of Britain Cup.". Schedule: 11 a.m. Field opens for registration 2:30 p.m. Polo match starts for "A Taste of Britain" cup. RAIN or SHINE: Yes. Advance Registration: $15 by August 21 (two people per car). Day of Show: $20. Proceeds Benefit: Central Pennsylvania Food Bank. Registration Form: http://www.lancomgclub.com/pdfs/tob_reg_form_2sides.pdf. 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: mg1lanco@comcast.net. Phone: 717-285-7379. Sunday, August 28, 2016, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Forney Polo Field, 70 Church St. Rothsville, 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 1, 2016 – Monday, September 5, 2016. Lime Rock Park, Lakeville, Conn.

Watkins Glen Grand Prix Festival

Hosted by: Watkins Glen Promotions. Summary: 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 automobile show. 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. Thursday, September 8, 2016 – Saturday, September 10, 2016. Watkins Glen, NY.

BRITISH CAR SHOW

Hosted by: British Motor Club of Southern New Jersey. Summary: Annual show hosted by the British Motor Club of Southern New Jersey at the New Jersey Motorsports Park's Lightning Raceway. Venue information: http://www.njmp.com. Email: my1971mgb@comcast.net. Phone: 609-567-2676. Saturday, September 10, 2016, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. New Jersey Motorsports Park, : 8000 Dividing Creek Rd. Millville, N.J.

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. RAIN or SHINE: Yes. Club/Event Website: http://www.britishinvasion.com. Email: mgaetano@maainc.com. Phone: 508 497-9655. Friday, September 16, 2016 – Sunday, September 18, 2016. Stowe, Vt.

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: 32nd 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. Proceeds Benefit: Fisher House-McGuire Veterans Medical Center, Richmond, Va. Club/Event Website: http://www.classicsonthegreen.com. Venue information: http://www.newkentwinery.com/. Email: Kevin@SellingRichmond.com. Phone: (804) 909-5751. Sunday, September 18, 2016, 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.org/mgs-rocks-british-car-show/. 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 24, 2016, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Rocks State Park, 3318 Rocks Chrome Hill Rd Jarrettsville, MD.

Meeting of the Marques — Artistry on Wheels Motorshow

Hosted by: Susquehanna Valley Vintage Sports Car Club. Summary: The Meeting of the Marques two-day festival begins with the Artistry on Wheels Motorshow in downtown Carlisle, in conjunction with the borough's Harvest of the Arts Festival, because cars are works of art too! The car show is made up of two groups: — All British makes, in recognition of the original "Meeting of the Marques" show held for many years at the Allenberry Resort in Boiling Springs. Limited to first 50 cars. — Sports and touring cars representing North America, Europe and Asia. Limited to… Schedule: 10 a.m. Show area opens Noon Show area gates close 1 p.m. Judging closes 2 p.m. Awards and prize drawings. RAIN or SHINE: Yes. Day of Show: NO DAY OF SHOW REGISTRATION. Club/Event Website: http://www.meetingofthemarques.com/Artistry_on_Wheels.html. Venue information: http://www.harvestofthearts.com/. Directions: BRITISH CARS: Enter show at intersection of W. Louther Street and N. West St. ALL OTHERS: Enter show as intersection of E. Pomfret St. and N. West St. Email: momchairman@comcast.net. Phone: 717-502-1023. Saturday, September 24, 2016, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. N. Louther St. and N. West St. Carlisle, Pa.

Meeting of the Marques — Artistry in Motion Driving Tour

Hosted by: Susquehanna Valley Vintage Sports Car Club. Summary: The Meeting of the Marques two-day festival concludes with the Artistry in Motion Driving Tour — a Sunday drive of spirited fun, memorable stops and maybe a few surprises. Open to sports and touring cars of all years and makes, and held rain or shine. (If unsuitable weather should prevail, you are welcome to drive any car so you don't miss out on this event.) Lunch at Allenberry Resort in Boiling Springs included in registration. PRE-REGISTRATION ONLY BY SEPTEMBER 12. NO DAY OF EVENT REGISTRATION.… Schedule: 9:15 a.m. - First car out 1 p.m. - Arrive Allenberry Resort for lunch. RAIN or SHINE: Yes. Advance Registration: $30 for driver, $20 each passenger, by September 12. Day of Show: NO DAY OF SHOW REGISTRATION. Club/Event Website: http://www.meetingofthemarques.com/Artistry_in_Motion.html. Directions: Starting location and tour information provided on confirmation card after registration. Email: svvscc@comcast.net. Phone: 717-679-7271. Sunday, September 25, 2016, 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM.