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WELCOME TO THE CRCC CALENDAR PAGE.

Here's where you will find scheduled CRCC events (highlighted in YELLOW) and other motor vehicle enthusiast outings and shows.

Contact the CRCC webmaster  lebushaw@msn.com to inquire about adding your event to this calendar.

 Visitors are always welcome! 

      CORVETTE - the ONLY way to do a road trip !!

 

(Please note: Participation in Cedar Rapids Corvette Club sponsored events requires your signature on a waiver form at the time of the event per our club insurance company and the National Council of Corvette Clubs governing body.)

 

 

2017

                         Summer Time Local Cruise Nights:

 

       1st Thursday - Palo Green Space Area at Main & Iowa Street (behind the bank), Palo, IA

      2nd Tuesday - J&P Cycles, 13225 Circle Drive, Anamosa, Iowa

      2nd Thursday - Yogi's,  260 Welter Drive, Monticello

      3rd Thursday - Classic Enterprises 250 Classic Car Court SW, CR

      4th Thursday - Godfather's Pizza 2201 16th Avenue SW, CR

      5th Thursday (June 29 & Aug 31) - Hope Lutheran Church 2736 Bowling Street SW,  CR

      Last Friday of the month - Classy Chassis Cruisers at Coralville Coral Ridge Mall by the old Sears store.

 

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August 2017

 

August 4-5:  "CLASS Car Show & Summer Dance Cruise"  held in the city park in downtown Clear Lake, Iowa.  See web site here:  CLASS Car Show & Dance

August 5:  "3rd Annual Summer Soiree Car Show" sponsored by the Lakeside Hotel Casino in Osceola, Iowa.  For more information:  641-342-4200.

August 5:  "Olin Jamboree Car Show" held in Olin, Iowa.  For more info see:  Olin Car Show 2017

August 5:  "Centerville Fire Department Car Show" held in the historic court house square in Centerville, Iowa.  Lots of classes plus 7 special awards.  For information see:  Centerville Fire Department

August 5:  "23rd Annual Clark's Bar Car Show" held in Melbourne, Iowa.  Info:  641-751-0341

August 12:  "5th Annual CRCC BBQ Picnic In The Park" which is held at Midway Park, Toddville, IA.  This is a side dish/desert potluck buffet event with Jim, Dan, & JD doing the smoked meats.  Bring you own silverware/plates/bag chairs, etc.  Festivities start at 5:00 PM, we eat at 6:00 PM under the Midway Park canopy.  Midway park is located at 3429 Midway Road in Toddville which is actually in Midway!  Jim needs an RSVP to determine how much meat the club needs to purchase.  Contact Jim at bread1112@gmail.com

August 12:  "10th Annual Cabbage Head Car Show" held on the tree lined streets of Lisbon Iowa 11:00 - 4:00 PM - just a beautiful site.  See the flyer here:  Cabbage Head Car Show

August 12:  "6th Annual KCCA Vettes On The Plains" car show sponsored by the Kansas City Corvette Association to benefit Camp Quality & St Judes Children's Hospital.  Event is 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM with awards at 2:30 PM.  Held at the Bass Pro Shop, 12051 Bass Pro Drive in Olathe, KS.  For more information see:  KCCA Events

August 12:  "4th Annual Cruisin' Mt Trashmore Car Show".  Enter at 16th Avenue SW & C Street SW.  T-Shirts with every entry, 65 trophies.  For more info call:  319-573-1031

August 12:  "19th Annual AtlanticFest Car Show" in Atlantic, Iowa.  More info here:  AtlanticFest Car Show 2017

August 12:  "Springville Fun Days Car Show & Shine" at the STPA Park North of the Springville Elementary School, 162 Barnes Parkway.

August 12:  "28th Annual Polo Car Show" held in Polo, Illinois.  See flyer here:  Polo Car Show

August 12-13:  "25th Annual Country Cruisers Car Show & Cruise".  Cruise event is 12th with line-up starting at 2:30 at the EZ Pickins gas station.  Car Show is 13th at the Delaware County Fairgrounds in Manchester, Iowa.  For additional info see:  Country Cruisers

August 13:  "23rd Annual Drag City" hosted by our sister club the Cedar Valley Street Rods at the TriState Raceway in Earlville, Iowa.  See flyers here:  Drag City front  Drag City back

August 13"  "Coggon Harvest Home Car Show & Cruise" in Coggon Iowa.  See flyer here:  Coggon Car Show & Cruise

August 13-17:  "Museum In Motion California Dreamin'" Corvette cruise starts in Kingman, AZ driving old Route 66 to southern California.  This event is hosted by the National Corvette Museum.   See web site here:  California Dreamin' Route 66

August 13:  "National Hobo Convention Car Show" a part of Hobo Days in Britt, Iowa.  For information see:  Hobo Days

August 17:  The Cedar Rapids Corvette Club monthly business meeting held at Pat McGrath Chevyland (East end of facility in the service bay).  Social time is 6:30 PM, meeting at 7:00 PM.  Visitors are more than welcome to attend!

August 17-19:  "Woodward Dream Cruise Events".  See web site for all the days events.  Web site here:  Woodward Dream Cruise

August 19:  "Spring Valley Classic Car Show" - vehicles 1992 and older.  Held in Spring Valley, IL.  See flyer here:  Spring Valley Classic Car Show

August 19:  "14th Annual Chase County Corvette Classic" hosted by Harchelroad Motors in Imperial, NE.  Show opens at 7:30 AM, trophies at 2:45 PM.  For more info see:  Chase County Corvette Classic

August 19:  "Lincoln Highway Heritage Festival Car Show" hosted by the Hub City Cruisers and held in downtown Rochelle, IL.  See flyer here:  Lincoln Highway

August 19:  "Palo Fun Days Parade" with line up starting at 9:00 AM to no later than 10:00 AM - parade at 10:30 AM.  For more info contact Nicole Riech at nickielou83@hotmail.com or 319-521-0623.

August 19:  "East Moline Main Drag Car Show"  in East Moline, IL.  For more info see flyer here:  Main Drag Car Show

August 19:  "Izzy's Classic Car Show" held in Springville, Iowa 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

August 20:  Cedar Rapids Corvette Club road trip to the Irish Shanti in Gunder, Iowa for their famous "GunderBurger" (personally, I recommend their ground pork burger - LB).  We will leave the Marion Walmart at 12:30 PM (new time!).  Jim would like an RSVP at bread1112@gmail.com.

August 20:  "18th Annual Illinois Valley Rodders Car Show" held in Centennial Park in Peru, Il - featuring "Dunk-A-Cop".  For more info see flyer here:  Dunk-A-Cop

August 20:  "Parkersburg Show & Shine Car Show" held in Parkersburg Iowa.  Info at:  Parkersburg Show & Shine

August 20:  "6th Annual Cancer Can Kick My Ass Car & Bike Show" held in Rock Island, IL.  See flyer here:  CCKMA

August 20:  "44th Annual Charity Show & Shine" held at the Poweshiek County Fairgrounds in Grinnell, Iowa.  For information call Bob at:  515-249-3001

August 21-25:  The National Council of Corvette Clubs (NCCC) Convention in Bowling Green, KY.  NCCC Convention 

August 24-27:  "Corvetes At Carlisle"  hosted by Corvette America and held in Carlisle PA.  For information see:  Corvettes At Carlisle

August 26:  "Vettes-On-The-River 2017" hosted by our neighboring club, MidWest Corvette Club.  This BIG 400+ Corvette event is held on the levee in Le Clair, Iowa.  This is a GREAT site and the show is a lot of fun.  Registration and web site information will be available on May 1st at:  Vettes-On-The-River

August 26:  "Black Knights Car Show & Cruise" held in Arnold's Park, Iowa.  There will be a cruise around the lake after the awards ceremony.

August 26:  "4th Annual Rochelle Gardens Car Show" held in Rochelle, Il.  See flyer here:  Rochelle Gardens Car Show

August 27-29:  "Museum In Motion Diamond In The Rough" hosted by the National Corvette Museum is a Corvette event at the Stonewall Resort in Roanoke, WV.  See web site here:  Diamond In The Rough

August 31-September 2:  "23rd Anniversary Celebration of the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, KY.  See info here:  NCM Anniversary

August 31-September 4:  "Midwest Old Threshers Reunion" in Mount Pleasant, Iowa.  Not a car event but still a fun event.  They do have wheels!  For information see:  Midwest Old Threshers

 

 

September 2017

 

September 4:  "19th Annual McCausland Car Show" held in McCausland, Iowa.  See flyer here:  McCausland Car Show

September 9-10:  "Des Moines Concours d'Elegance"  held at Sculpture Park in downtown Des Moines, Iowa.  For info see:  Concours d'Elegance

September 9:  "13th Annual Central Christian Church Car, Truck, & Motorcycle Show"  in Rockford, IL.  See flyer for more info:  Central Christian Church Car Show

September 9:  "Sweet Rides for Charity Car Show" held at the Veterans Memorial Stadium parking lot and hosted by ADM Corn Sweetners.  For more information call:  319-398-0795.

September 9:  "12th Annual Planes, Trains, & Automobiles Car Show" hosted by the Maple City Cruises of Geneseo, IL.  See flyer here:  Planes, Trains, & Automobiles

September 10:  "Rock Valley Mustang Club Charity Car Show" open to all makes of cars.  This event is held in Machesney Park, IL.  See flyer:  Rock Valley Mustang Club

September 10:  "3rd Annual End of Summer Classic Car Show"  in downtown Davis, IL.  For more info see flyer here:  End of Summer Car Show

September 10:  "6th Annual YMCA Car, Truck, and Motorcycle Show" held at the Stoney Point YMCA, 300 Stoney Point Road NW in Cedar Rapids.  Food, trophies, door prizes.  T-shirts to first 100 entries.  For more information call:  319-390-3488

September 14:  "Save-the-Date" - The Cedar Rapids Corvette Club will be participating in the Clear Creek - Amana (Tiffin) homecoming event.   - - -  CRCC members sign up at:  http://crcorvette.club/event/signup.php - password required!

September 14-16:  "Fall Pigeon Forge Rod Run" held at the LeConte Center in Pigeon Forge, TN.  Lots & lots going on.  See web site for more informaiton:  Fall Rod Run

September 14-17:  "Corvette FunFest 2017" hosted by Mid America Motorworks at their site in Effingham, IL.  See web site here:  Corvette FunFest 2017

September 15:  "Save-the-Date" - The Cedar Rapids Corvette Club will be participating in the Prairie Community Schools homecoming event.   - - - CRCC members sign up at:  http://crcorvette.club/event/signup.php - password required!

September 15-17:  "7th Annual River-To-River Retro Road Trip" from Davenport Iowa to Council Bluffs Iowa on historic US Route 6.  What a FUN trip - see the web site for more information:  Retro Road Trip

September 16:  "Cruise to Swisher Car Show" hosted by the Swisher Iowa Men's Club.  (rain date 17th).  See flyer here:  Cruise to Swisher

September 16:  "Edison Junior High School 1st Annual Car Show"  held at Jumers Casino in Rock Island, IL.  See flyer for additional info:  Edison Junior High School Car Show

September 16:  "Creston Booster Days Car Show" held in Creston, IL.  See flyer:  Creston Car Show 2017

September 16:  "Tama-Toledo Chamber Car Show" held in historic downtown Tama, IA.  T-shirts, trophies, and more.  For info call 641-484-6661.

September 16:  "24th Annual Erie Car Show"  held in downtown Erie, IL.  For more information see the flyer here:  Erie Car Show

September 16:  "Cruise to Cresco Car Show" a part of the Norman Borlaug Harvest Fest in Cresco, Iowa.  See flyer here:  Cruise to Cresco

September 17-23:  "Museum In Motion National Parks Tour" hosted by the National Corvette Museum.  This Corvette event will tour national parks in Arizona and Utah.  This event is assisted by the Lone Star Corvette Club of Ft Worth TX.  For event info see:  National Parks Tour

September 19:  "Eastern Iowa Honor Flight #29" to Washington DC from the Cedar Rapids Airport.  The Cedar Rapids Corvette Club has been supporting this wonderful cause with monetary donations, members as guardian assistants, and personalized walnut plaques for EVERY veteran on EVERY flight since Eastern Iowa Honor Flight #2 many years ago.  Let's have a BIG Cedar Rapids Corvette Club welcome home to the veterans at around 10:00 PM this evening.  Pick up your free airport parking pass at the airport reception desk at the top of the escalator.  For information see:  www.eihonorflight.org .

September 20:  "Save-the-Date" - The Cedar Rapids Corvette Club will be participating in the West Branch Community Schools homecoming event.   - - - CRCC members sign up at:  http://crcorvette.club/event/signup.php - password required!

September 20:  "Save-the-Date" - The Cedar Rapids Corvette Club will be participating in the North Cedar (Stanwood) homecoming event.   - - -  CRCC members sign up at:  http://crcorvette.club/event/signup.php - password required!

September 21:  The Cedar Rapids Corvette Club monthly business meeting held at Pat McGrath Chevyland (East end of facility in the service bay).  Social time is 6:30 PM, meeting at 7:00 PM.  Visitors are more than welcome to attend!

September 21:  "Save-the-Date" - The Cedar Rapids Corvette Club will be participating in the Mount Vernon Community Schools homecoming event.   - - - CRCC members sign up at:  http://crcorvette.club/event/signup.php - password required!

September 21-23:  Back Road Kruizers "Chevy Camaro 50th Birthday Bash" in Mt Horeb, WI.  Road tours, raffles, car show.  For more information see:  Camaro 50th Birthday Bash

September 22-24:  "40th Annual Fall Jefferson Swap Meet & Car Show" held at the Jefferson County Fairgrounds in Jefferson, Wisconsin.  Bring your walking shoes, this is a BIG one!  For info see:  Fall Jefferson

September 23:  "27th Annual Stillman Valley Fall Festival Car Show"  held in Stillman Valley, Illinois.  See their flyer here:  Stillman Valley Car Show

September 23:  "8th Annual Car Show At The Lake" held at Bobber's Grill at the Scales Pointe Marina, North Liberty, Iowa.  Info at:  319-665-3474

September 23:  "2nd Annual Drive Down Memory Lane" held at the Iowa Cubs Stadium in Des Moines, Iowa.  For more info see web site here:  Drive Down Memory Lane

September 24:  "7th Annual Log Cabin Days Car Show"  at part of the Log Cabin Days Festival held in Indianola, Iowa.  For information call:  515-962-7185

September 27:  "Save-the-Date" - The Cedar Rapids Corvette Club will be participating in the Cedar Rapids Kennedy High School homecoming event.   - - - CRCC members sign up at:  http://crcorvette.club/event/signup.php - password required!

September 28:  "Save-the-Date" - The Cedar Rapids Corvette Club will be participating in the Anamosa High School homecoming event.   - - -  CRCC members sign up at:  http://crcorvette.club/event/signup.php - password required!

September 28:  "Save-the-Date" - The Cedar Rapids Corvette Club will be participating in the Marion High School homecoming event.   - - - CRCC members sign up at:  http://crcorvette.club/event/signup.php - password required!

September 30:  "Woodbine Apple Fest Car Show" in Woodbine Iowa.  See web site here:  Woodbine AppleFest  Car Show

 

 

October 2017

 

October 1:  "Hot Rods & Harleys" on Main Street Square in Hopkinton, Iowa.  For information see web site here:  Hot Rods & Harleys

October 5:  "Save-the-Date" - The Cedar Rapids Corvette Club will be participating in the Linn-Mar Community Schools homecoming event.   - - - CRCC members sign up at:  http://crcorvette.club/event/signup.php - password required!

October 6:  "Save-the-Date" - The Cedar Rapids Corvette Club will be participating in the Lisbon homecoming event.   - - -  CRCC members sign up at:  http://crcorvette.club/event/signup.php - password required!

October 6:  "Save-the-Date" - The Cedar Rapids Corvette Club will be participating in the University of Iowa homecoming event.   - - -  CRCC members sign up at:  http://crcorvette.club/event/signup.php - password required!

October 6:  "Save-the-Date" - The Cedar Rapids Corvette Club will be participating in the Lisbon High School homecoming event.   - - -  CRCC members sign up at:  http://crcorvette.club/event/signup.php - password required!

October 7:  "Anamosa Pumpkinfest Show & Shine Car Show" in Anamosa, Iowa.  For more information see flyer here:  Pumpkinfest

October 7:  "Sigourney Car Show" held in the Sigourney Iowa City Square.  For information call:  641-660-3668

October 9-14:  "Museum In Motion"  8th Annual 1-Lap of Kentucky Corvette Tour #1 hosted by both the National Corvette Museum and the Kentucky State Police.  Check their web site later as this tour will be offered two more times in the month of October.  See web site here: 1-Lap of Kentucky #1

October 14:  "Save-the-Date" - The Cedar Rapids Corvette Club will be participating in the Coe College homecoming event.   - - -  CRCC members sign up at:  http://crcorvette.club/event/signup.php - password required!

October 14:  "39th Annual CR Region of the AACA Swap Meet" held at Cedar Rapids Hawkeye Downs Speedway - 8 AM to 5 PM.  NO early arrivals.  See flyer here:  AACA Fall Swap Meet

October 15:  "32nd Annual Madison County Car Show" as part of the Madison County Covered Bridge Festival held in Winterset, Iowa.  More information at 515-705-9707

October 17:  "Eastern Iowa Honor Flight #30" (WOW - 30 flights!) to Washington DC from the Cedar Rapids Airport.  The Cedar Rapids Corvette Club has been supporting this wonderful cause with monetary donations, members as guardian assistants, and personalized walnut plaques for EVERY veteran on EVERY flight since Eastern Iowa Honor Flight #2 many years ago.  Let's have a BIG Cedar Rapids Corvette Club welcome home to the veterans at around 10:00 PM this evening.  Pick up your free airport parking pass at the airport reception desk at the top of the escalator.  For information see:  www.eihonorflight.org .   (CRCC, you can really be proud of yourselves for your support of the past 29 EIHF flights!)

October 19:  The Cedar Rapids Corvette Club monthly business meeting held at Pat McGrath Chevyland (East end of facility in the service bay).  Chevyland will be providing a meal for us this evening so be sure to thank them.  Social time is 6:30 PM, meeting at 7:00 PM.  Visitors are more than welcome to attend!

October 21:  "Clothe-A-Child" event at Lindale Mall in Cedar Rapids.  More information for CRCC members will be coming.

October 21:  "4th Annual Green Chevrolet Car Show"  held at Green Chevrolet in East Moline, IL.  For more info see the flyer here:  Green Chevy Car Show

 

 

November 2017

November 2-4:  "Vets n' Vettes" a Corvette event held at and hosted by the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, KY and Exxon Mobile honoring our nations veterans.  For additional information see:  Vets 'n Vettes

November 16:  The Cedar Rapids Corvette Club monthly business meeting held at Pat McGrath Chevyland (East end of facility in the service bay).  Social time is 6:30 PM, meeting at 7:00 PM.  Visitors are more than welcome to attend!

November 18-19:  "Muscle Car & Corvette Nationals"  at the Donald E Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, Il.  For info see:  Muscle Car & Corvette Nationals

 

 

 

December 2017

December 9:  "Save-The-Date" for the Cedar Rapids Corvette Club annual evening Christmas banquet at the Indian Creek Country Club, 2401 Indian Creek Road, Marion, Iowa.  RSVP form with payment is REQUIRED as we have to inform the country club as to the number of meals to charge us.  NO surprise attendance the night of the party - you MUST prepay in advance.  The RSVP & payment form will be here, in the November newsletter, and at the club meeting.  The reservation form MUST be postmarked NO LATER THAN DECEMBER 2nd!

 

NO CLUB MEETING IS HELD IN DECEMBER

 HAPPY NEW YEAR!

 

 

 

 

 

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