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Here is a listing of events for 2017, please be sure to check with the organisers before heading off to these.

July 22, 2017 Hudson,, NH. – British Cars of New Hampshire 21st Annual Show of Dreams
The 21st Annual Show of Dreams benefits High Hopes Foundation of NH and the NH Food Bank. Featured Marques: Austin Healey Sprite, MG Midget, Triumph Spitfire. 27+ classes of Antique & Classic British Cars, car related vendors, local craft vendors, activities, DJ entertainment, BCNH Raffle and Silent Auction, Great Food and fun for all. Car Registration: Pre-Reg. $25.00; Day of Show Reg. $35.00; Additional Car same owner–$10.00 Spectators: Free–Donation to the charities at the gate appreciated. Contact: Diana Stanley . Phone: 603-568-9795. Email: dstan1950@gmail.com. Website: 211 Derry Road (Route 102).
August 5, 2017 Schwenksville, PA. – 13th Annual Pennypacker Mills British Car Day
Hosted by the Delaware Valley Classic MG Chapter (DVCMG) August 5, 2017 10AM-2PM (voting at noon) Entry – $15/car (pre-register by 7/22) $20/car (after 7/22) Spectators free (General admission 11am) Free T-shirt to first 40 paid pre-registrants Dash plaque to all entrants Fun for the whole family! Picnic area, free tours of the mansion, nature walks, historic canal. And again this year, we will be holding the show in association with the Mansion’s “In the Good Old Summertime” festival. Contact: Paul Phillips. Phone: 610-792-1158. Email: CarShow@DVCMG.com. Website: http://www.DVCMG.com.
August 9-12, 2017 Princeton, NJ. – Encounter 2017
The Austin Healey Sports & Touring Club is holding its 40th annual Encounter on August 9-12, 2017 at The Westin Princeton at Forrestal Village in Princeton, NJ. All Healey enthusiasts are welcome to attend this four day convention which includes a rally, BBQ, car show, gymkhana, funkhana, tech sessions, and much more. The registration form for the event and other details may be found at ahstc.org. Contact: Steve Feld. Phone: 973-525-9054. Email:healey4459@gmail.com. Website: ahstc.org.
August 10-13, 2017 Wenatchee, WA. – 2017 All Triumph Drive In (ATDI)
Annual drive in supported by TYEE (WA), PTOA (OR), and BCTOA (BC). Hosting is rotated between clubs and TYEE has honors this year. Attendance has ranged from 125 to 150 Triumphs and roughly 300 attendees for the past 20+ years. ATDI’s include a car show/display with awards, challenging drives through the host area, tech sessions, and functions designed to bring a high level of participant involvement. For more information contacttyeetriumph.org. Contact: John Gebert. Phone: 253-217-3745. Email: johnjgebert@msn.com. Website: tyeetriumph.org.
August 16-19, 2017 Princeton, NJ. – Vintage Triumph Register National Convention
Celebrating 50 Years Of the Triumph GT6 The convention will be co-hosted by the Delaware Valley Triumph club and the New Jersey Triumph Association. The planning committee is working on many great back-road drives that are abundant in the area. Princeton itself is a short back-road drive to that historic town, with its many restaurants, pubs, shops, antique shops, and off course, the esteemed Princeton University. While the Concours and Participant’s Choice Car Show are a major part of the convention, DVT and NJTA are “driving” clubs. We encourage all Triumph enthusiasts to bring a car-regardless of its condition. The Convention headquarters will be at the Westin Princeton at Forrestal Village. Contact: Bob De Lucia. Phone: 267-258-7071. Email:yukon80@comcast.net. Website: VTR2017.org.
August 26, 2017 old westbury gardens, NY. – long island scottish festival & highland games
Annual Scottish Festival and Games complete with a British Sports car exhibit. Most popular(public vote) car gets a plaque and a prize. Free entry for antique British sports car and driver, contact Peter Burnside at 516 385-4107 or e- mail your request to pburnsidesr@hotmail.com. There is a grand parade of all entries in the afternoon. We average around 7000 attendees at this event. Plenty of vendors to provide foods etc. Contact: peter burnside. Phone: 516-385-4107. Email: pburnsidesr@hotmail.com. Website: liscots.org.
August 25-27, 2017 Historic Rugby, TN. – 7th Return of The British – 2017
Return of the British. British Car and Bike show held in a 1880s British village. Awards, Prizes, Silent Auction, drive, guided hike in national park and more! Each class with a pre-registered entry, and classes with 2 or more entries will receive awards. First 50 registrants receive a free dash plaque. Friday, the 25th is for visiting with old friends and making new ones at the Harrow Road Café. Saturday, the 26th, is Show day; 9:00AM to 2:30PM. Saturday evening the Remains of the British will gather at Oak Lodge for repast and libations (bring some to share). Sunday AM, breakfast at the Harrow Road Café and then on the road. Call now for discounted B&B accommodations for registrants; call Historic Rugby at 888-214-3400 or 423-628-2441 and tell them you’re with the British Car Show. Privately owned accommodations are listed on the registration web site. Show registration forms available atwww.pbcctn.org/Rugby.php.rugby@pbcctn.org. Contact: Charlie Bunnell. Phone: 931-210-3732. Email: rugby@pbcctn.org.
September 3, 2017 Lancaster, NY. – 34th Autumn Sports Classic Car Show
the Buffalo Octagon Association will be the host. Family oriented event held at Como Lake Park Casino. Lots of classes, judging by popular vote and starts at noon. Dash plaques to the first 125 entrants, trophies awarded by 4pm. Free to the public, fee for those entering a car. Food & beverages available, games ,door prizes, 50/50 split raffle, Chinese auction. Bring the whole family! Portion of proceeds donated to local charities. For more information or to pre-register for the show, please call 632-9001 or go to www.buffalomg.com . Contact: Larry Vito. Email: ljvito@msn.com.
September 8-10, 2017 Candia, NH. – New England British Reliability Run
A three day driving event held on public roads to raise money for Boston Children’s Hospital. The run is a fun drive on great roads through northern NH & western ME…we will chase the Appalachian trail as were traverse the major & minor notches in the Presidential range. Please see the web site for more info. Contact: Bob Dougherty. Phone: 603-948-2078. Email: info@nebritishreliability.org. Website: https://www.nebritishreliability.org.
September 1-16, 2017 United Kingdom – LBCarCo Adventure 2017 – ADVERTURE IS NOW FULL, WAIT LIST ONLY
Adventure 2017 will be in September 2017 to coincide with two huge motoring events in England – the Beaulieu autojumble and the Goodwood Revival. Both events are in southern England and will be combined with some sightseeing and touring in that area, followed by a stay in the Cotswolds, where the adventures began back in 2002. The theme will be an England revisited and retro. For the more adventuresome Jan and I are hoping to also do a Mediterranean cruise and anyone is welcome to join us for that following the actual Adventure 2017. THE ADVENTURE FILLED UP IN TWO WEEKS, BUT WE ARE HAPPY TO PUT YOUR NAME ON THE WAIT LIST. Please drop us a note if you are interested as space will be limited to about 52 people for the two weeks in England. Send the note to LBCarCoNews@LBCarCo.com with the subject line of adventure 2017 and include your name, email address, phone and how many would be joining us. Contact: Jan Zorn. Website: www.LBCarCo.com.
September 15-16, 2017 Natchez, MS. – Brits on the Bluff
Mississippi’s premier English car/motorcycle show located in Natchez, MS along the high bluffs of the Mississippi River. Welcome reception on Friday night, car show on Saturday. All English cars and motorcycles welcome. People’s choice awards. The Natchez Grand Hotel is the host hotel. Contact: John Turbeville. Phone: 601-940-5288. Email: joturbe@comcast.net. Website: www.msemc.org.
September 16, 2017 Delaware City, Delaware, DE. – Brits By The River
The British Car Club of Delaware will once again be holding its ‘Brits By The River’ show in historic downtown Delaware City on Sept.16,2017. Open to all makes, models and years of British vehicles. This year the feature marque will be Sunbeam. Dash plaques to the first 75, popular choice awards, convenient indoor dining and restrooms. New this year is a car corral area where you can display your car for sale. $15 pre-registration until 9/9/2017, $20 afterwards. Register early as classes will be determined by pre- registration numbers. Event flyer available at bccdelaware.com Contact: Sue Henderson. Phone: 302-331-6027. Email: suehen7@gmail.com. Website: bccdelaware.com.
September 16, 2017 Ocean Grove, NJ. – Brits on the Beach 2017
Brits on the Beach 2017: 20th Annual British Car Day at Historic Ocean Grove, NJ on Saturday, Sept. 16th. Presented by the Positive Earth Drivers Club. Judging by participants choice, dash plaques for the first 135 cars. Walk the Ocean Boardwalk just 2 blocks from the show field. Have lunch at one of Ocean Grove’s many cafes and restaurants. Stroll the Main Ave. business district and check out the town’s antique dealers, gift shops, clothing stores and other businesses. Tour the area and see the historic Great Hall, quaint Tent City and the many Victorian Hotels, Inns and other buildings. This is the one car show your spouse will want to come to! The show will go on rain or shine, contact us or see our web site for full details. Phone: 732-620-2378. Email:joisuzu@optonline.net . Website: www.pedc.org. GPS address: 59 Main Avenue, Ocean Grove, NJ 07756 Contact: Bob Canfield. Phone: 732-620-2378. Email: joisuzu@optonline.net. Website: www.pedc.org.
September 15-17, 2017 Stowe, VT. – British Invasion
Stowe VT – British Invasion XXVII, September 15-17th, 2017 (‘A Jolly Good Time’) The British Invasion is a weekend celebration of all things British. Annually we attract 550-650 British Cars from Canada and the eastern United States. The Town of Stowe welcomes the ‘Invaders’ with a Big Main Street Party on Friday evening with a live band from 6:30-9:30 PM. Saturday is the Concours d’Elegance (Judged with a New Category for PRESERVATION Cars), the British Classic (People’s Choice), a Car Corral, British Vendors, Ladies Hat Competition with awards presented by the ‘Queen’, Food and British Invasion Music. Registrants and General Admission attendees are encourage to dress in British Fashion with awards issued in several categories. Saturday also feature the ‘British Attire Competition,’ which is open to Car Show Registrants & Guest, and the General Public, where our roving judges seek out the most original and most interesting British Dressed attendees. Sunday starts with a morning, 70 minute, run over Smuggler’s Notch and the back roads for the Car Show Registrants, meanwhile back at the show field we feature a driving review of the Saturday Winners, a Competition of Colors, and a Tailgate Picnic Competition, and more. Car Club Display Award. Gates open to the public at 9:00 AM Saturday and Sunday. General Admission is $15 for a 2-day Pass or $10 for Sunday only. For arriving early in Stowe Thursday offers the ‘Basin Harbor Driving Tour.’ For complete information visitwww.Britishinvasion.com. Contact: Michael Gaetano – Event Coordinator. Phone: 508-395-6663. Email: mgaetano@britishinvasion.com.
September 16-17, 2017 Arvada, (Denver) , CO. – 34th Colorado English Motoring Conclave
All British Car and Bike Meet, ‘Ride The Rockies’ Tour and Car Show email: ColoradoConclave@comcast.net Contact Gary George 303-477-0189 Over 500 vehicles, vendors and thousands of friendly people Visit the website for more information, including a downloadable registration form Contact: Rod Tomkins. Phone: 303-906-3193. Email: rodtr6@me.com. Website: www.thecoloradoconclave,com.
September 17, 2017 Lake City, PA. – All British Gathering
25th Annual all British Show at a new location, Lake Erie Community Park Lake City Pa 10204. Right on the shore of the lake with fantastic views. Located 100 miles East of Cleveland, 100 Miles West of Buffalo and 90 Miles North of Pittsburgh. Note the new Date in September. Noon to Four. Registration 10am to 12:00 Cost $2.00. Goody Bag and Dash Plaque to 1st 100 cars. 50/50 drawing, LARGE Table Auction, concessions. Parking on grass in sun or shade. Come and see. Sponsord by Scions of Britain Erie, Pa. Contact: Marvin Lockwood. Phone: 814-860-1241. Email: britishmotoringgroup.pa@aol.com.
September 17, 2017 Lake City, PA. – Scions of Britain All British Car Gathering
All British car and motorcycle marques welcome. No admission fee for participants or spectators. Chinese auction, dash plaques for first 50 cars, concessions, 50/50. 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM. Lake City Community Park, 10204 West Lake Road, Lake City, PA, 16423. Contact: Richard Hall. Phone: 814-528-2894. Email: rinderlessh@roadrunner.com. Website: None.
September 23, 2017 St. Louis, MO. – All British Car Show
A gathering of all British Marques including motorcycles on Sept. 23, 2017 in Creve Coeur Park. Gates open at 9:00am. Please visitwww.allbritishcarshow.com for more information and the registration form. There will be 3 trophies awarded in 37 classes awarded by 3:00 pm, and there is a BBQ at the show venue the evening before the show. The venue in Creve Coeur Park is a area with lots of trees providing shade. Contact: Ranney Dohogne. Phone: 314-308-6314. Email: ranney.dohogne@nidec-motor.com. Website: www.allbritishcar show.com.
September 21-24, 2017 Young Harris, GA. – Mayhem in the Mountains
We’re taking over the mountains for the SE Fall GOF. This year, we’re excited to be heading our MG’s back to the North Georgia Mountains, and our host hotel is the perfect location. With just 66 rooms, The Ridges Resort sits on the edge of Lake Chatuge and is just what you expect from a cozy mountain lodge. ‘Mayhem in the Mountains’ will be a celebration of all things Harvest, so be prepared for pumpkins, cool weather, and beautiful Fall drives. Contact: Beth Lowy. Phone: –. Email: webmaster@semgtr.org. Website: http://www.semgtr.org/mayhem-in-the-mountains.html.
September 30, 2017 Street, MD. – 38th Annual MG’s on the Rocks
What was once just a gathering of a few local members for a picnic is now one of the premier annual events for all British car owners in the Mid Atlantic Region. Each year we have over 200 cars with MGs of all Models and 8 classes of other British Marques. Popular vote balloting by the car owners is from 10:00 until 1:00 and awards are given out about 3:00 p.m. Winners, chosen by car owner peers, receive awards at their cars as the crowd walks around the show field at the end. Things To Remember Pre-register! Awards are generally 3 per class, but may vary as pre-registration indicates. Contact: Richard Liddick. Phone: 410-817-6862. Email: RGL2MGBGT@aol.com. Website: www.mgsofbaltimore.org.
October 6-7, 2017 Myrtle Beach, SC. – Britfest 2017
“Myrtle Beach Britfest 2017” Car Show will be held on Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017, at The Market Common, Myrtle Beach, SC. Come and enjoy a British car extravaganza and celebrate Octoberfest in the balmy warmth of autumn at the beach! More information and a registration flyer will become available atwww.GrandStrandBritishCarClub.com as the date nears. Contact: Rod Smith. Phone: 843-651-7644. Email: jrodsmith@yahoo.com. Website:www.GrandStrandBritishCarClub.com .
October 6-7, 2017 Waynesboro, VA. – SVBCC 36th British Car Festival
British Car Festival is among the oldest of its kind and one of the few multi-day British car events on the east coast. Over 150 entrants from more than 10 states participate each year.Held in a wonderful park setting. We welcome all British marques and makes in all conditions. A show-quality car is not needed to share in the fun of this great event. Awards are based on voting by participants! Friday Evening Social Event; Saturdsy Car Show; Saturday Banquet; Contact: Michael FitzGeorge. Email: webmaster@svbcc.net. Website: http://svbcc.net/carshow.html.
October 6, 2017 – October 8, 2017 North Falmouth, MA. – British Legends Weekend
British Legends Weekend event is centered from Sea Crest Beach Hotel on Buzzards Bay, North Falmouth, MA. Friday night Meet & Greet / Saturday morning costal road tour with tech sessions & seminars in afternoon / Beach BBQ Sat. night / Sunday car show with classes and awards with Jaguar as the featured marque. Pre registration required and limited to 130 classic British Cars. Blocks of rooms will be available in the resort hotel. Contact: Bill Scott. Phone: 508-896-9313. Email: a65jaguar@msn.com . Website: www.c apecodbritishcarclub.org.
October 12-15, 2017 Lake Guntersville Lodge, AL. – Austin Healey SouthEastern Classic 27
The Atlanta Healey Club proudly announces a return to Lake Guntersville in northern Alabama for SE Classic XXXI. We will host a Car Show at the Beach, Poker Run Rally, Gymkhana, Funkhana and other fun things to see or do. Brochure: southeastern-classic-std-2017-v8 Meet your Healey friends here October 12-15, 2017. We will have over 80 Healeys attend from as far west as Texas and as far north as Canada. Mark your calendars today. Lake Guntersville State Park is gorgeous in October. See you there! http://alapark.com/lake-guntersville-state-park Contact: Charlie Moshell. Phone: 770-831-8669. Email: charliemoshell@aol.com. Website: atlantahealeys.org.
October 22, 2017 TBD, NJ. – North American Cecil Kimber Run
A British car tour on an all new route thru the beautiful Skylands region of northwestern NJ at the peak of the Fall Foliage season with a late lunch at the end. Celebrating the founder of the MG marque but open to ALL British vehicles classic and modern. Contact: Richard Miller. Phone: 908-713-6251. Email:mgdriversclub@hotmail.com. Website: www.mgdriversclub.com.

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