Coming Events - February 2013
Ford Mustang Shows and Activities
March 23, Macon, GA
17th annual Cherry Blossom Car Show presented by the Flag City Mustang Club at Central City Park. All Ford-powered vehicles welcome. Adjoining Cherry Blossom Festival with carnival rides, bands, performers, fair food, and walking distance to Macon's downtown and festival arts and crafts vendors. Contact: Austin Davis at 478/960-4240 or visit the website at www.fcmccherryblossom.webs.com.
April 13, Polk City, FL
15th annual Mustangs and Mustangs -- Legends Havin' Fun show hosted by Imperial Mustangs of Polk County at Fantasy of Flight, exit 44 off I-4 between Lakeland and Orlando. All Mustangs and Fords invited. Modified judging format. Several P-51 fighter planes will also be on display. Contact: Pat Rego at 863/665-2322 (days) or 863/838-6817 (evenings), or email to email@example.com.
April 19-21, Beaumont, TX
Ponies in the Park, a Mustang Club of America national show hosted by the Wild Horse Mustang Club at Ford Park Event Center. Friday night BBQ dinner, Saturday night banquet at the host hotel (Holiday Inn & Suites, Beaumont Plaza) with Cajun music and more. For more information, visit the website at www.poniesinthepark.com.
April 25-28, Hermann, MO
ShelbyFest, a celebration of Shelby Mustangs, Cobras, and other Ford vehicles. Thursday welcome reception at the Wine Valley Inn; Friday evening concert; autocross and drag racing; Saturday car show in downtown Hermann, evening banquet, and pub crawl; Sunday morning pancake breakfast. For more information, visit www.shelbyfest.net.
May 17-19, Nashville, IN
36th annual Shelby Spring Fling at Brown County State Park, hosted by Indiana Region SAAC with other cooperating SAAC regional groups. Friday Pony Trails cruise and Welcoming Bash, Saturday car show and banquet, Sunday Road Rallye. Open to Mustangs, Shelbys, Cobras, Tigers, and all other high-performance Ford vehicles.
May 23-25, Springfield, IL
Prairieland Roundup, a Mustang Club of America national show hosted by Central Illinois Mustangers at the Crown Plaza Hotel. Info: www.cimclub.com.
May 25-26, Richland, WA
The Pacific Northwest Mustang Club's 33rd Annual Spring Show and Shine at Howard Amon Park. Main Show & Shine on Sunday with catered lunch and trophies for three places in 40 classes for all makes, mostly Mustangs. Contact: Chris Wollam at 509/627-0761 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website at http://pnwmustangclub.org.
June 7-9, Carlisle, PA
17th annual Ford Nationals at the Carlisle Fairground, presented by Carlisle Events. One of the largest all-Ford events in the country with 2,200 cars in the Showfield and special displays, plus Manufacturers Midway, test drives by Ford, Saturday evening cruise and downtown party, burnout contest, kids' activities, drag racing, autocross, cars for sale, and huge swap meet. Visit www.carlisleevents.com or call 717/243-7855.
June 7-9, Reno, NV
Mustang Club of America national show hosted by the Reno Mustang Car Club. For more information, visit the website at www.renomustangcarclub.com.
June 12-16, Tulsa, OK
38th annual Mid America Ford and Shelby Nationals. Three days of open track at Hallett Motor Racing Circuit, Saturday drag racing at Tulsa Raceway Park, Sunday All-Ford Car Show at the Tulsa Southern Hills Marriott, swap meet at all three locations, Thursday night cruise to the Brady Arts District, and Friday night banquet with guest speakers. Contact: David Apgar at 405/946-3382; send email to email@example.com. Visit the website at www.midamericafordmeet.com.
June 13-16, Steamboat Springs, CO
25th annual Rocky Mountain Mustang Roundup hosted by the Denver Mustang Club, Early Mustang Club, Front Range Mustang Club, High Country Mustang Club, Rocky Mountain Mustangers, and the Colorado Chapter of the Shelby American Automobile Club. Over 450 cars from 17 states. Thursday Scenic Mountain Tour, Friday autocross and evening social, Saturday car show in downtown Steamboat Springs, Sunday morning breakfast. Free t-shirt with registration before May 15. For more information or to register online, visit www.rmmr.org.
July 4-6, Fontana, CA
SAAC-38, the Shelby American Automobile Club 38th national convention, at Auto Club Speedway. Open track, car show, banquet, and more. Watch for more details at www.saac.com.
August 7-10, Lincoln, NE
Pony Express Mustang 50th Celebration, a Mustang Club of America national show hosted by the Capitol City Ford and Mustang Club at Pinnacle Arena Festival Area. Info: www.hoofbeatoflincoln.com.
October 10-12, Savannah, GA
Mustangs in Historic Savannah, a Mustang Club of America national show hosted by the Savannah Mustang Club at the Savannah International Trade and Convention Center. Info: www.mustangsinhistoricsavannah.com.
Let us hear from you.
Regional and local events that include Mustangs in their activities may be listed in this column by sending the necessary information to Mustang Monthly, 9036 Brittany Way, Tampa, FL 33619, or send email notification to firstname.lastname@example.org. Listings must be submitted at least 120 days prior to the event.