September 1, 2001

Regional and local events that include Mustangs in their activites may be listed in this column by sending the necessary information to Mustang Monthly, P.O. Box 7157, Lakeland, FL 33807. Listings must be submitted at least 120 days prior to the event. Please type listings if possible.

August 16-19, Heber City, UT
Intermountain Mustang and All-FordStampede, includes a car show, drag races, a P51 Mountain airplane photo shoot, Pony Trails/Poker Run, SCCA Autocross, and more. For more information, Joyce or Mike Epperson, (801) 269-1364, epperstang@aol.com; Blake Nielsen, (801) 571-9516, bossponys@aol.com

August 18, Springfield, MO
The 12th Annual All-Ford Show and Swap Meet at Shultz and Dooley's Restaurant in Chesterfield Village. There will be 23-plus classes with three trophies per class. Dash plaques to the first 125 entries. For more information, Robert Snook, (417) 581-8988; Travis Bolin, (417) 732-9254; www.gomc.org

August 25, Hagerstown, MD
The 5th Annual All-Ford, Mercury, Lincoln, Mustang, Truck Show, and Vendor Swap Meet from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., hosted by the Mid-Maryland Ford Club at the Mason-Dixon Dragway on U.S. 40 East. There will be 36 classes for all model years. For more information, Ron, (301) 694-7093 (weekdays after 6 p.m.); David, (301) 570-2077 (weekdays after 6 p.m.); www.xecu.net/mmfc

August 25, Newport News, VA
All-Ford Car/Truck Show and Swap Meet at the Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport, sponsored by Styling Stangs of Hampton Roads. For more information, Mark Falin, (757) 988-0989; Jeff Whitt, (804) 693-7864; www.stylingstangs.homestead.com/Home.html

August 25, Mechanicville, NY
The 10th Annual Dealer Day Car Show at Jack Byrne Ford and Mercury, hosted by the Adirondack Shelby Mustang Club. Registration from 10 a.m. to noon; awards presentation at 3 p.m. For more information, (518) 899-4249.

August 25, Cambridge, OH
The 16th Annual Cambridge Cruise-In. Open car and truck show from 3 to 8 p.m. Open to all antique, restored, original, and modified vehicles through present. For more information, Bob Ley at Robert's Men's Shop, 711 Wheeling Ave., Cambridge, OH 43725, (740) 432-5837 (days); Ken McPeck, (740) 454-0347 (evenings).

August 25, Stockton, CA
Mustangs Plus' Annual Car Sale Day in the Mustangs Plus parking lot. Buy or sell a Ford or Mustang. Entry fee for sellers, $20; buyers admitted free. For more information, Ron, (209) 944-1745; www.mustangsplus.com; mustangs@mustangsplus.com

August 25-26, Mohnton, PA
The Hot Rod Magazine Power Festival 2001 at Maple Grove Raceway. Swap meet, car corral, show 'n' shine, 11 heads-up classes, and 2 bracket classes. For more information, (800) 353-0918; www.emapUSAevents.com

August 26, Lansing, MI
The 4th Annual Blue Oval Fest Mustang and Ford Show, presented by Capital Area Mustangs (CAM) and Metro Ford of Lansing and Grand Ledge. Features 44 original or modified classes of Mustangs and Fords with dash plaques to the first 200 cars. For more information, (517) 649-8805; (517) 371-1196; (517) 622-3041; hiltongrfx@prodigy.net

August 31-September 3, Bozeman, MT
The 22nd Annual International Mustang Meet, hosted by Bridger Mountain Pony Car Club. SVOs, Bosses, Cobras, and more. For more information and entry forms, Don Hoyt, (406) 587-4575, niceguy@in-tech.com; Dotti Gjestson, (406) 585-7195, ronaldgjestson@hotmail.com

September 2, Grayslake, IL
The 17th Annual Skip's Graffiti Gold Car Show, Swap Meet, and Die-cast Toy Car Sale at Lake County fairgrounds from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information, (630) 876-1042; Skip's, P.O. Box 88266, Carol Stream, IL 60188; skipsmail@aol.com; www.skipsusa.com

September 7-9, Springfield, OH
Swap Meet and Car Show with parts and cars for sale. Approximately 1,000 collector cars. For more information, (937) 376-0111; www.ohioswapmeet.com

September 8, Waco, TX
All-Ford Day Mustang/Ford Car Show at Bird-Kultgen Ford. Entry fee, $15. Trophies and dash plaques. For more information, Pat Mitchell, (254) 848-5146; rpmmustangs@aol.com

September 9, Long Beach, CA
Hi-Performance Swap Meet and Car Show, presented by Ecology Auto Parts (monthly, rain or shine). Buy-sell-trade, new-used-antique cars-parts-accessories. For 24-hour information, (800) 762-9785; www.toppingevents.com

September 9, Mount Laurel, NJ
The 21st Annual Mustang and Ford Fall Car Show, hosted by the South Jersey Mustang Club at Holman Ford. Rain date, September 16. Ford-powered vehicles only. Preregistration, $8; day of show, $12. Three trophies per class, dash plaques, and door prizes. For more information, Joe Volpe, (856) 697-0353; jv84venom@juno.com; SJMC Fall Show, 310 Country Club Ln., Buena, NJ 08310.

September 9, Lincoln, NE
The 20th Annual Car Show on the Avenue, sponsored by the Capitol City Ford and Mustang Club. Open to all makes and models of cars, featuring a special Mustang class. For more information, Robert Walker, 2221 N. 30th St., Lincoln, NE 68503; (402) 467-3673; robmawalker@aol.com; Rick Buis, (402) 476-8459.

September 9, Vallejo, CA
Fun Ford Sunday at Solano County fairgrounds, sponsored by Nor-Cal Ford Car Club Council. Exhibitor fee, $20 in advance; $25 at the gate. For more information, David Ingram, (925) 778-5031; ingram4868@yahoo.com; P.O. Box 6682, Concord, CA 94524-1682.

September 9, Manchester, CT
The 22nd Annual Summer Power Show and Sale, hosted by the Mustang Car Club of New England and the Connecticut Cougar Club at Mustangs Unlimited. Rain date, September 16. Four divisions with 28 classes for all model-year Mustangs, Shelbys, and all other Ford family and factory Ford-powered autos. Entry fee, $10. Spectators and parking free. For more information, MCCNE info line, (508) 674-5462; Joe Dinella, (203) 348-3114 (days), (203) 322-4916 (evenings).

September 9, Vancouver, British Columbia
The 20th Annual All-Pony Roundup, hosted by the Greater Vancouver Mustang Association. Open to all specialty vehicles. Trophies and door prizes. For more information, Peter, (604) 858-6763; preregistration, Cathy, (604) 533-2764; www.gvma.org

September 14-15, Stanton, MI
Pure Stock Musclecar Drag Race at Mid-Michigan Motorplex. For more information, Bob Boden, (517) 423-8133 (days), psmcdr@bigfoot.com; Dan Jensen, (517) 647-2474 (evenings), dajensen@voyager.net; Scott Tiemann, (517) 647-2433 (days).

September 14-15, Tulsa, OK
The 22nd Annual Car Show and Swap Meet at Tulsa Marriot Southern Hills, hosted by Green Country Classic Mustangs. For more information, Randy Voyles, (918) 367-3758; Justin Laird, (918) 852-5461; GCCM, P.O. Box 471361, Tulsa, OK 74147-1361. For hotel information, (918) 493-7000.

September 14-16, Arlington, TX
The 34th Annual Southwest Swap Meet at the Ballpark. Cars, parts, and related items. Free parking and admission. For more information, (817) 483-1283; cehiley@msn.com

September 15, Bossier City, LA
The 8th Annual Mustang Roundup and Ford Show at Wray Ford. All model-year Mustangs and Fords eligible for awards. Dash plaques, T-shirts, and goodie bags to the first 100 registrants. Preregistration, $20; day of show, $25. For more information, Gil Bazo, (318) 747-3404; Rusty Rhame, (318) 929-4226; www.rrcmc.com

September 15, Milan, TN
The 14th Annual Mustang Car Show, sponsored by Steve Marsh Ford and Golden Circle Mustang Club. There will be 21 classes. First, Second, and Third Place awards in each class, including Best of Show awards. Free T-shirts and door prizes. For more information, Larry Connell, (901) 686-7461 (days), (901) 686-8008 (evenings).

September 16, East Peoria, IL
The 2nd Annual Mustang and All-Ford Show at Uftring Automall from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., rain or shine. There will be 32 classes with plaques to the Top 3 winners. For more information, Keyon Wurster, (309) 694-0700; kenyon@bwsys.net

September 16, Randolph, NJ
The 12th Annual Fords at Trebour Show at Jack Trebour Ford. There will be 12 Mustang and 8 special-interest (Ford-powered only) classes judged using modified MCA rules. For more information, Wendy, (201) 666-8022; Eddie, (973) 267-7146; wendy.bradshaw@worldnet.att.net; www.gsrmc.org

September 16, Woodstock, IL
Skip's Pistons 'n' Pickles Car Show and Swap Meet plus Picklefest at McHenry County fairgrounds from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information, (630) 876-1042; www.skipsusa.com; skipsmail@aol.com; Skip's, P.O. Box 88266, Carol Stream, IL 60188.

September 16, McConnelsville, OH
The 18th Annual M&M Jaycees Fall Festival Open Auto and Truck Show with antique show and parts swap meet at Morgan County fairgrounds from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Open to all antique, original, restored, and modified vehicles through present. For more information, send a SASE to Walter Dalzell, 10160 Dalzell Rd. NW, Crooksville, OH 43731; (740) 982-4213 (evenings).

September 16, Cape Girardeau, MO
The 24th Annual Car Show at Capaha Park from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., presented by River City Rodders. Open show for '90-and-earlier cars. For more information, Paul, (573) 243-8237; R.C.R., P.O. Box 171, Jackson, MO 63755.

September 22, Englishtown, NJ
Mustang Showdown II. Open to all Mustangs. Quarter-mile drag racing, two bracket classes. Outrageous Performance and BFGoodrich Heads-Up radial class. Bill Devine's Mustang Bash "Pro 5.0" class. Trophies and cash awards. For more information, (732) 446-7800; www.thedrags.com; www.etownraceway.com

September 22-23, Commerce, GA
The Hot Rod Magazine Power Festival 2001 at Atlanta Dragway. Swap meet, car corral, show 'n' shine, 11 heads-up classes, and 2 bracket classes. For more information, (800) 353-0918; www.emapUSAevents.com.

September 27-30, Commerce, GA
Mustang Club of America's 25th Anniversary at Atlanta Dragway. For more information, (580) 255-4277; fax, (580) 255-0174; registration@mca25thanniversary.org; www.mca25thanniversary.org; 1605 Jones Ave., Duncan, OK 73533.

Pony Trail Event:
September 28, Norcross, GA
Mustang Monthly's Pony Trail will commence at Mustangs Unlimited and end at the Atlanta Dragway in Commerce, Georgia. The trail will start at 9:30 a.m. For more information, Jeff Ford, (863) 644-0449.

September 29, Meridian, MS
The 12th Annual Rock 'n' Roll Revival Car/Truck Show in Highland Park, presented by Queen City Rods and Classics Car Club. Open to all makes and models and years of cars, trucks, and motorcycles. For more information, Adrian K. Page, 5704 Haley Rd., Meridian, MS 39305; (601) 482-6865; sunstar@mississippi.net.

October 6-7, Monrovia, MD
Fall Ford Spectacular 5.0 Shootout, Show and Swap Meet. Car Show on Sunday at 75-80 Dragway. For more information, (301) 865-5102.

October 7, Long Beach, CA
Hi-Performance Swap Meet and Car Show, presented by Ecology Auto Parts (monthly, rain or shine). Buy-sell-trade, new-used-antique cars-parts-accessories. For 24-hour information, (800) 762-9785; www.toppingevents.com

October 7, Zanesville, OH
The 9th Annual Brighton Historic Association Octoberfest Open Car and Truck Show 'n' Shine at Muskingum County fairgrounds from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information, send a SASE to Y-city Custom Car Association, 2090 Shady Ln., Zanesville, OH 43701; Ken McPeck, (740) 454-0347 (evenings). Vendor contact: Carolyn Pinkerton, 771 Brighton Blvd., Zanesville, OH 43701; (740) 453-1588.

October 13, Fayetteville, AR
The 11th Annual Mustangs and More Car Show at the Northwest Arkansas Mall, sponsored by the Northwest Arkansas Mustang Club. Open car show and Mustang classes judged with modified MCA rules. For more information, Steve Sanders or Terry Hendrix, c/o NWAMC, P.O. Box 254, Springdale, AR 72765; (501) 756-2738; (501) 770-0028.

October 13, Lemoore, CA
The 14th Annual Cars in the Park at Lemoore City Park, sponsored by Sequoia Beverage Company/Budweiser King of Beers. Entry fee, $15 per car. There will be 25-plus classes. For more information, Debbie Schilling, (559) 924-6401; fax, (559) 924-4520; exec@lemoorechamber.com

October 14, Stockton, CA
The 9th Annual Classic Auto Swap Meet, Car Show, and Collectible Show at San Joaquin County fairgrounds. Top 5 People's Choice awards. Dash plaques to the first 100 entries. Swap meet spaces, $20 in advanced; day of show, $25, first come, first served. For more information, Stockton Swap Meet, P.O. Box 5330, Stockton, CA 95205; (209) 948-5308.

October 14, Hot Springs, AR
The 20th Annual Central Arkansas Mustangers Regional Show at Resort Ford. All Ford-powered vehicles welcome. Concours, modified, occasionally driven, SVT, late-model, and special-interest Fords. Registration from 8 a.m. to noon. Dash plaques and goodie bags to the first 100 entries. For more information, Dennis Fason, (501) 262-4209; Joe Mitchell, (501) 228-6645.

October 19, Englishtown, NJ
Camaro/Firebird versus Mustang Challenge at Old Bridge Township Raceway Park, sponsored by Mufflex Performance Exhaust. Two bracket classes. Big cash and trophies. For more information, (732) 446-7800; www.thedrags.com; www.etownraceway.com

October 20, Columbus, GA
Rivertown Classic Car Show from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., rain or shine. There will be 20 classes with First, Second, and Third Place trophies with four specialty awards. For more information, (706) 323-2721; EWI, P.O. Box 1091, Columbus, GA 31901; rickcool@worldnet.att.net

October 20-21, Englishtown, NJ
The 14th Annual Fords at Englishtown, hosted by the New Jersey Shelby Club and the Late-Model Mustang Owners Association. Car shows, classes, and drag racing. For more information, (732) 446-7800; www.thedrags.com; www.etownraceway.com