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

2014

October 1-4, 2014 - San Angelo, Texas. The 37th Texas T Party leaves the hotel Wednesday at 1:30 with a visit to Aeromotor Windmill manufacturing plant, a 30 mile long drive around the lake and a car show with burger cookout at the Ford dealership. Thursday includes pictures at Fort Concho, a drive to the Goodyear Proving Grounds, lunch in Robert Lee, some fun hills and turns on Burma Road and an Ice Cream Social at the San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts. Friday, we will tour Native American Indian pictographs, lunch at Olfen, Texas with access to a beautiful “painted church”, then the Barrow Museum near Eola, TX. Saturday will include a visit to West Texas Boy’s Ranch, lunch at a winery, a drive with turns and fun hills, including a paved road though a private ranch, closing with the banquet in the historic Cactus Hotel ballroom, a 1928 Hilton Hotel. The Clarion Hotel can accommodate our entire group (325-486-3300 - $99/night). Mention the Texas T-Party when you call. Trailer parking will be at an adjacent all-weather lot. RV’s call KOA Kampgrounds 325-949-3242 or military retirees Goodfellow Rec. Camp 325-944-1012.
Costs are $175 for the car & driver, passengers $150 and children under 12 will be free.
Contact 2014 Chairman Marshall Huling at 325-651-7132 or Email for more information.

October 8-11, 2014 - Hershey, PA. Fall swap meet. Stop in the MTFCA site at C4Q34-37 in the Chocolate Field. Meet some of your board members, join or renew your membership, buy MTFCA clothing, manuals, decals, etc. We always have a place for you to sit and talk Ts and get out of the sun or rain.

October 29 - November 2, 2014 Arkansas Tin Lizzies are having a Fall Foliage Tour in Harrison, Arkansas. There will be three days of touring in the Arkansas Ozarks. Be sure your brakes are in good order for the hilly, winding and steep mountain roads. A bus trip planned to Branson, MO for a show, cost will be approximately $50 per person for the show and bus. Dinner will be on your own. Hotel reservations can be made at 1929 Hotel Seville, 302 N. Main Street, Harrison, Arkansas, 870-741-2321. Rates range from $70 to $115. Check rooms and rates at hotelseville.com.
RSVP to Nellie Howell by August 1 if you plan to attend, Email or 479-857-5757.
Check the website arkansastinlizzies.com for more details.

2015

January 17, 2015 — Saturday, Palm Beach Region 129 Early Ford V-8 Club. 14th Annual Fords and Friends meet open to all flathead Fords, Lincolns, Mercurys, Model Ts and Model As. Flea market, dash plaques, participant judging, food and entertainment. Located 500 feet east of Florida Turnpike Exit 93 and Lake Worth Road, Lake Worth, Florida. Contact Vern Lehto. Phone 561-267-5983.

MARCH — Southern California. The Orange County Model T Ford Club is hosting the 50th Annual MTFCA meeting.

May 21-23, 2015 - Republic, MO. The Show Me T’s invite you to their 15 annual tour located in the Ozark foothills in Republic, Mo. During the tour we will visit one of the more than 1000 Civil War battlefields in Missouri. In Carthage we will learn about the famous outlaw Belle Starr. We will drive across the mile long bridge crossing Stockton Lake and have lunch on the banks of Lake Taneycomo. We will visit the homestead of Nathan Boone, Daniel Boone’s youngest son. And as planning continues, more points of interest will be added. Due to accommodations, the tour is limited to 40 cars. For information contact: Karol Spencer Email or 417-732-7222, or Dorothy Puckett Email or 417-882-2110

JULY 12-17, 2015 — Cochrane, Alberta, CANADA. The Foothills Model T Club of Calgary will be hosting the MTFCA’s National Tour celebrating the MTFCA’s 50th year. Visit website here

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