November 1, 2002

Regional and local events that include Mustangs in their activites may be listed in this column by sending the necessary information to Mustang Monthly, 3816 Industry Blvd., Lakeland, FL 33811. Listings must be submitted at least 120 days prior to the event. Please type listings if possible.

October 18, Englishtown, NJMustang vs. Camaro/Firebird Challenge. Held at Old Bridge Township Raceway Park.Two bracket classes. Big cash and trophies. All vehicles must be street muffled. Gates open 5 p.m. Info: (732) 446-7800 or visit www.racewaypark.com.

October 18-20, Bristol, TNFall Automotive Nationals. The "Bristol Bash" will be held at Bristol Motor Speedway and dragway. Events include car show, drag racing, autocross, chassis dyno, awards, and more. Sponsored by Year One. Info: (800) 430-9840 www.yearone.com.

October 19, Gloucester, VAGloucester car and craft show located at the Ware Academy. Special Mustang classes. Open to all vehicles. Large auto vendor and craft area. Event includes car auction. Info: Dan Carmine, (804) 693-2168.

October 19, Columbus, GA2nd Annual Rivertown Classic Car Show. 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. rain or shine. 30 classes with 1st, 2nd and 3rd place trophies with 4 specialty awards. Food, door prizes, auto-related vendor space available. Proceeds to benefit EWI scholarship program. Info: EWI, P.O. Box 1091, Columbus, GA 319091 or call 706/323-2721 ext. 300 or e-mail bcooley@tomsfoods.com.

October 19-20, Palm Beach Gardens, FLFord Power Festival. Event features extravaganza that includes Jet Funny Cars, three Mustang 5.0 "Shoot-outs", an All-Ford Bracket Race, Street Tire race, Car & Truck show, Manufacturers Marketplace, and swap meet. Over 18,000 attendees. For more information contact Moroso Motorsports Park, (561) 622-1400 or email: mail@morosomotorsportspark.com.

October 19-20, San Mateo, CAThe Collector Car Sale. Inside and outside sale space. Held at the San Mateo Expo Center. Your vehicle gets full exposure to prospective buyers. Entry fees range from $20 to $65. Info: Archer & Associates, (510) 581-4911, fax (510) 537-7864.

October 19-20, Englishtown, NJ15th Annual Fords at Englishtown. Hosted by the New Jersey Shelby Club and the Late Model Mustang Owners Association. Drag racing classes for Saturday are muffled heads-up and bracket classes. Street cars have to be muffled. Saturday pro qualifying. Gates open at noon on Saturday and 8 a.m. Sunday. Info: (732) 446-7800 or visit www.racewaypark.com.

October 26, Stockton, CAMustangs Plus' Annual Car Display. Join us to display your Mustang or Classic Ford. Free registration to all entrants. Trophies awarded in many classes. Raffle prizes, lunch and a Super parts sale. 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. For more information or directions visit www.mustangsplus.com or e-mail mustangs@mustangsplus.com; or call Ron, (209) 944-1745.

October 26, Vicksburg, MS4th Annual Bare Bones Halloween Vehicle Show for pre-1973 vehicles from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. at the Vicksburg Factory Outlet Mall. Fifteen dollar pre-entry fee includes games, free dash plaque, goodie bag (first 100) and a chance at the $100 grand prize. Info: Dave Derrick, 310 White Wolf Drive, Vicksburg, MS 39183. (601) 638-7717 after 4 p.m.

October 26-27, Pacific Junction, IAThe SVT Cobra Mustang Club announces its 2nd Annual SCMC National SVT Cobra Meet. This years national meet will be at Mid-America Motorplex. This will be the SCMC's first driving event at this brand new facility. This event is for all Mustang Cobras and Mustangs but all car enthusiasts to our event. Info: www.svtcobraclub.com or grothimp@cannon.net or call Brian 507/824-2222.

October 27, Indianapolis, INFall Edition of the Super Sunday Indy Automotive Swap Meet and Car Sale. Held at Indiana State Fairgrounds, West Pavilion. Huge swap meet, all indoors. Over 500 spaces. $40 (slightly higher at the door). Car Sale $40. Info: Mid America Promotions, 6750 W. 74th St., Suite A Bedord Park, IL 60638. 708/ 563-4300 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. or visit www.midamericapromotions.com.

November 2, Mooresville, NCSouthern Performance Ford Club and Mooreseville Dragway present the 3rd Annual Ford Day Car Show/Race/Swap Meet sponsored by Hilbish Ford. Open to all Ford powered cars and trucks. Top 50 Judged Show. Special "Outlaw" Race featuring Billy Glidden! Top Elim. & Footbrake classes plus Custom Performance "Mustang Shootout". Time/grudge runs/trophy dash. Gates open 9 a.m. Info: 704/ 784-9331, scjmach@cabarrus.com.

November 9, Mount Pleasant, SCThe Low Country Mustang Club of Charleston's 2002 South Carolina Mustang and Ford Show. Held at Omar Shrine Temple. Pre-registration $12. Registration $15 day of show. Car show begins 9 a.m. Cash drawings and 50/50 drawings included. Vendor spaces available first come first served. Info: Duane Helzer, 843/ 849-1802