MTFCA Events Calendar
This is an on-line copy of the Events Calendar published in The Vintage Ford
magazine. Submissions are to the magazine editor as described below. Activities will be listed
at no charge to any antique car club, regardless of affiliation, on a space available basis.
Please allow for publication time.
The deadline for any listing is the 15th of the month preceding the issue date (i.e., December 15 for the January-February issue; February 15 for the March-April issue, etc.). Please send your activity announcement to MTFCA Activities Calendar, P.O. Box 126, Centerville, IN 47330-0126 or email to E-mail MTFCA admin
March 8-11, 2014 Springtime Tour to Sierra Vista
The Hidden Valley Model T Club is holding a four day tour to the Sierra Vista region of Arizona March 8-11.
The schedule is: Saturday March 8, 2014 will be a simple run from Sierra Vista to Bisbee, the route out
will be through Hereford, which is quite flat and a more direct route back
which includes a long hill out of Bisbee, mileage is about 60 miles.
Sunday March 9, 2014 will be run north from Sierra Vista north to visit the Kartchner
Caverns, then on to Benson, then south to Tombstone and then direct back
to Sierra Vista with a distance of 80 miles. Again there are no serious hills.
Monday March 10, 2014 will be out from Sierra Vista to Patagonia for lunch through
Sonoita, visit an auto restoration shop and a museum, a little dirt road and a
ford then back thru the Army base over some really narrow, quiet but paved
roads, with a distance of 90 miles with no serious hills.
Tuesday March 11, 2014 will be a run from Sierra Vista out to Douglas, with lunch at
the historic Gadstone hotel and back to Sierra Vista for a run of 110 miles.
The tour is open to all Model T's (and Model A's if you must).
Tour cost includes Tour book, 2 entrances to Kartchner Caverns and two lunches at the Gadstone Hotel (per car with driver & passenger) $95
Additional passengers (price each) $41
The Group Rate (10+ rooms) will be $75 plus tax at the Windemere, the phone number
is 1-520-459-5900 and is located at 2047 South Highway 92, Sierra Vista, 85635, AZ
Closing day for booking is February 24, 2014
For more information contact Tony Bowker Email or phone 760-789-3954
May 22-24, 2014
- Ozark, Missouri. The Show Me T’s invite you to their 14th annual tour, based in the antique capital of southwest Missouri.
The host hotel is surrounded by five antique malls. While on tour we will be visiting the Amish community around Seymour, MO.
Also we will tour the College of the Ozarks where you can see the original “Beverly Hillbillies” car. You have an opportunity to skydive
as we eat lunch at the Hanger Kafe. The tour is limited to 50 cars.
For information contact: Karol Spencer, Email or 417-732-7222 or Dorothy Puckett, Email or 417-882-2110
June 1, 2014 (Sunday) - Auburn, Ca - Mother Lode Model T Club 38th Annual Swap Meet. Cars, Parts, Memorabilia. Spaces 15x25 -$25.00. Gold Country Fairgrounds. Setup after 4 pm Saturday, May 31. Gates open 5 AM Sunday June 1. No reservations. Contact: Gary (530) 823-7957, or John (916)202-5842 or web - www.motherlodemodelt.com
July 13 to 18, 2014 The San Diego Model T Club will host the Americas Finest City Tour. This tour has been designated as the MTFCA Western National tour for 2014. The tour will be centered in the city San Diego at the Four Points by Sheraton which can provide plenty of accommodation, including Model T’s, tow vehicles and trailers. The tour will take the participants to the many sites that make San Diego quite unique. These will include the North county beaches, Torrey Pines, La Jolla, Mount Soledad, Point Loma, Mission Beach, Mission Trails, Coronado, the Coronado Bridge, a tour of the aircraft carrier Midway, the famed San Diego Zoo, Balboa Park and Old Town. Reserve the date now on your calendar.
September 14 - San Jose, California. The 14th Annual Antique Autos in History Park, presented by the Santa Clara Valley Model T Ford Club and History San Jose, will take place on Sunday, September 14 from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM. This event fills History Park (Kelley Park, 635 Phelan Ave., San Jose, CA) with antique autos, fire equipment, bicycles and motorcycles of all makes from 1900 to 1945. Steam powered autos are featured this year. Also located on the grounds will be the Early Day Gas Engine and Tractor Association. There will be antique crafts demonstrated and antique collectibles displayed. The event is free to everyone. For more information, contact Allan Greenberg at Email or 408-997-0879.