VMCCA Calendar of events, as printed in the March-April 2009 Bulb Horn


Editor’s Note – Calendar of Events items are compiled from chapter newsletters.

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MAY 2009

May 2-3 Great Lakes Region 35th

Annual Swap Meet, Fowlerville

Michigan Fairgrounds, only

225 spaces available. Adults

admission $3 donation; children

under 12 FREE, accompanied

by an adult. Contact Chairman

Leon Zimkiewicz 810-227-6875.

Registration and information,

contact Bob Ward 419-874-3627.


May 9 Gateway Classic Auto

Festival, Gateway, Colorado, home

of Gateway Auto Museum featuring

$3 million 1954 Oldsmobile F-88

concept car. Colorado West Car

Club Chapter, Mountain and Plains

Region. Contact Larry Overbye,

970-858-7970, larryoverbye@earthlink.net


May 16 Holy Cross Abbey Car

Show, Royal Gorge Chapter,

Canon City, Colorado, Mountain

and Plains Region. All grass show

field, mountain views, limit 400

cars. Contact James Sargent,



May 21-May 25 Connecticut

Valley Region Finger Lake Tour

to upper New York state. Contact

Bill or Donna Hick 413-596-4847,



May 31-Jun 5 VMCCA 21st

Nickel Vintage Tour Touring

Tri-State on a Nickel. Weirton,

WV Area for cars 1912-1934 Limit

50 cars. Contact Albert Pavlik,

Jr. 740-282-7197  Pavlik1803@comcast.net



JUNE 2009


Jun 7-12 VMCCA Chrome

Glidden Tour, Blue Ridge Parkway,

Progressive tour from Waynesboro,

VA, to Cherokee, NC. Hosts

Mid-Atlantic Region. Contact tour

chair John Stone, 540-289-5520,



Jun 14-19 Central Nickel Age

Touring Club Tour, Bardstown,

Kentucky, for cars manufactured

1913-1927. Kentuck y Region.

Contact mar thas.baker@gmail.com  or John Tarl eton,



Jun 20-21 Annual Swap

Meet and Car Show, Eastern

Idaho Chapter, Bonneville

Region. at the Taulphaus Park

Hockey Shelter, Idaho Falls,

Idaho. Contact Bud Cheney,

day 208-522-4074, night




JULY 2009


Jul 15 VMCCA Second

Quarter National Board of

Governors Meeting, Colorado

Springs, Colorado. Contact

VMCCA Secretary Mike Welsh,



Jul 12-17 VMCCA Western

National Tour, Colorado Springs,

Colorado. “The Peak Experience.”

Host Pikes Peak Chapter, Mountain

and Plains Region. Contact Mike

Davis, mwdavis@pcibroadband

net or Velma Naber, 719-495-4372,



Jul 12-16 VMCCA National 1

& 2 Cylinder Tour, Berlin, Ohio.

Contact Mel Draper, 419-368-3226.

Jul 19-24 59th Annual Great

Lakes Region Tour, “A Touch of

Dutch,” Holland, Michigan. Contact

John and Marsha Zimmerman at

419-877-0885 to receive detailed

information and registration form.


Jul 24 -2 6 Swap Me e t ,

Fredericksburg Vintage Car Club,

Fredericksburg, Texas, TexOma

Region. Space Reservations,

Larry Knox, 325-388-2223. Info






Aug 5-8 15th Grand Indiana

Auto Tour to Terre Haute, Indiana.

Contact Jim & Kathy Farr, PO Box

201, Fairbanks, IN 47849 (812)

394-2334 farrjef@aol.com


Aug 6-8 16th Annual Three Rivers

Antique Car Run, Defiance, Ohio,

Great Lakes Region. Open to

Pre-War cars. Contact Bob Brown,

419-758-3550, bobbrowndefoh@yahoo.com


Aug 10-14 VMCCA National

Presidential Heritage Tour,

Dixon, Illinois. Hosts Reagan

Country Classics Chapter,

Midwest Region. Boyhood home

of President Ronald Reagan, more.

Preference given to cars 1954 and

before. Contact tour chairs Harold

and Lori Vail, 815-285-0201,

lizzy@grics.net   chapter president

Larry Moats, 815-652-4539,



Aug 23-28 64th Revival AAA

Glidden Tour® for cars 1942 and

before, Golden, Colorado. Hosts

Rocky Mountain Region AACA.

Contact Mel Bacon, 303-659-9345,







Sep 11-13 Bonneville Region

Tour, Heber City, Utah. Contact Liz


Sep 24-26 Swap Meet, Permian

Basin Oil Burners, Odessa, Texas,

TexOma Region. Contact Carl

Chambers, 432-559-2308.


Sep 26 Tour to Moyers Winery

and Rosemary Clooney Museum in

Maysville, Kentucky and Lavender

Hills, Kentucky’s first commerical

lavender farm. Kentucky Region.

Contact hosts Sonja and Ron

Halbauer 812-537-1701 or Bill and

Jane Johnson 859-277-0327.





Oct 18 Orphan Car Show and

Picnic, Phoenix, Valley Roadrunners

Chapter, Southwest Region. Contact

Ralph Weinland, 623-977-2615.



MAY 2010


May 16-21 VMCCA Muscle

Car Tour, Flagstaff, Arizona.

Valley Roadrunners Chapter,

Southwest Region. Contact

Karen Lange, 623-393-0050,