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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.)

 

 

Tentative 2019

                         Summer Time Local Cruise Nights:

 

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

      2nd Thursday - Prairie Hill Pavilion, 5680 Kacena Ave, Marion (Starting in May)

      3rd Thursday - Duffy's Classic Enterprises, 250 Classic Car Ct SW, CR

      4th Thursday - Hope Lutheran Church, 2736 Bowling St SW,  CR

      5th Thursday - Prairie Hill Pavilion, 5680 Kacena Ave, Marion

      Last Friday of the month - Classy Chassis Cruisers at Coralville Coral Ridge Mall at the Best Buy parking lot store location.

 

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January 2019

 

January 5:  "Retro Rewind 2019" held at the Dubuque Five Flags Center in Dubuque, Iowa.  Web site info is here:  Retro-Rewind 2019

January 6:  "44th Annual VCCA Great Lakes Region Swap Meet" held at the Will County Fairgrounds in Peotone, IL.  For more info contact Jim McDonald at 708-903-2531.

January 8:  CRCC evening dinner out to Sally's On Broadway, 263 Broadway Street, Springville, IA.  Sally's would really like us there by 5:30 PM if possible.  Sally's Tuesday dinner specials are either a hot beef sandwich or the 4 piece chicken dinner.  Diane needs an RSVP no later than January 2nd at diantoy94@gmail.com.  We are NOT planning on caravanning to Sally's but tell Diane if you wish to do so.

January 14-27:  "North American International Auto Show 2019" held at the Cobo Center, Detroit, MI.  This is the BIG ONE.  See the web site here:  North American International Auto Show 2019

January 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!

January 24-27:  "Saint Louis Auto Show 2019" held in the Americas Center & Dome in St Louis, MO.  Web site info is here:  Saint Louis Auto Show

January 24-27:  "Midlands International Auto Show" held at the CHI Health Center in Omaha, NE.  See the web site for more information:  Omaha Auto Show

 

 

February 2019

 

February 8-10:  "Quad Cities Regional Auto Show" held at the River Center in Davenport, Iowa.  See the web site here:  Quad Cities Auto Show 2019

February 9-18:  "Chicago Auto Show" held at McCormick Place in downtown Chicago.  See web site for more info:  Chicago Auto Show If enough (10 or more) CRCC members wish to take the Gold Crown bus tour to the auto show on February 9th (Saturday) sign up with Gold Crown Travel & Tour at 319-366-3766.  The discounted tour cost (which includes show ticket) is $95 per person - be sure to tell them you are with the Cedar Rapids Corvette Club for the discounted price.  They need to know by January 19th.

February 11:  "Woosley Tours" Chicago Auto Show tour includes breakfast and show ticket - $129.  This date is a Monday.  I don't know the reservation deadline yet.  Contact Woosley Tours at 319-393-1742 or www.woosleytour.com .

February 12:  "Cedar Rapids Corvette Club evening dinner out" 6:00 PM at the Bourbon Creek Smokehouse, 411 - 1st Street SE, Cedar Rapids.  See their web site here:  Bourbon Creek Smokehouse.  John would like an RSVP no later than Feb 8th at:  john.stutzman1@gmail.com

February 15:  "Cedar Valley World Tours" is doing a Chicago Auto Show one day tour for $99 (includes show ticket) departing from Cedar Rapids.  See the web site here to reserve a seat by the January 25th deadline.  Cedar Valley Tours Chicago Auto Show This show date is a Friday.

February 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!

February 23-24:  "50th Annual O'Reilly Auto Parts Rod & Custom Car Show"  held at the Berndes Center in Monticello, IA.  More information is here:  Monticello Car Show

February 23-March 3:  "Greater Milwaukee International Car & Truck Show 2019" held at the Wisconsin Center in Milwaukee, WI.  See web site here:  Milwaukee Auto Show 2019

 

 

 

March 2019

 

March 6-10:  "Kansas City Auto Show 2019"  held at Bartle Hall in Kansas City, MO.  See the web site for additional info:  Kansas City Auto Show

March 9-17:  "Twin Cities Auto Show" held at the Minneapolis Convention Center in downtown Minneapolis, MN.  See the web site for more info:  Twin Cities Auto Show 2019

March 10:   "39th Annual Wild Wade's High Performance Swap Meet & Trade Show" held in the Varied Industries Building at the Iowa State Fairgrounds in Des Moines, Iowa.  See the web site for more information:  Wild Wade's

March 15-16:  "Spring Corvette Expo"  held at the LeConte Center in Pigeon Forge, TN.  See the web site for more info:  Corvette Expo

March 16-18:  "All Iowa Auto Show" held at the Iowa Events Center in downtown Des Moines, IA.  Web site info here:  Iowa Auto Show - Des Moines

March 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!

 

 

April 2019

 

April 6-8:  "29th Annual Central Illinois Car Show" held at the Peoria Civic Center in Peoria, IL.  Web site info here:  Peoria Auto Show

April 16:  "Eastern Iowa Honor Flight #35" 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 back in 2009.  Let's have a BIG Cedar Rapids Corvette Club welcome home to the veterans at around 8:30 PM this evening.  You can pick up a free airport parking pass at the airport reception desk at the top of the escalator.  For information about EIHF see:  http://www.eihonorflight.org

April 18:  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!

April 25-27:  "National Corvette Museum Bash" held at the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, KY

April 26-28:  "Spring Jefferson Swap Meet & Car Show"  held on the Jefferson County Fairgrounds in Jefferson, WI.  This is a BIG one!  See the web site for more information:  Jefferson Car Show & Swap Meet

April 28-May 1:  "Museum in Motion Bash Dragon Run" hosted by the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, KY.

 

May 2019

 

May 3-4:  "Vintage Torque Fest 2019" held at the Dubuque County Fairgrounds in Dubuque, IA.  Web site info here:  Vintage Torque Fest

May 3-4:  "Des Moines Auto Parts Swap Meet" held at the Iowa State Fairgrounds in Des Moines, Iowa.  See web site here:  Auto Parts Swap Meet

May 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!

May 16-18:  "Corvette C4 Gathering" held at the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, KY.

May 18:  "Concrete Cruizers Charity Car Show"  held at the Pete Crivaro City Park in Des Moines, IA.  Web site info here:  Concrete Cruizers Charity Car Show 2019

May 21:  "Eastern Iowa Honor Flight #36" 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 back in 2009.  Let's have a BIG Cedar Rapids Corvette Club welcome home to the veterans at around 8:30 PM this evening.  You can pick up a free airport parking pass at the airport reception desk at the top of the escalator.  For information about EIHF see:  http://www.eihonorflight.org

 

 

 

June 2019

June 2:  "Central Iowa British & European Auto Fest 2019" hosted by the Iowa British Car Club and held at The Picker Knows Antiques in West Des Moines, IA.

June 2:  "Mustang Club of Iowa All Ford Auto Show"  held at Valley Junction Mall in West Des Moines, Iowa.  For more info call:  515-491-3340 or 515-360-7150

June 4-8:  "Museum in Motion Branson Experience" hosted by the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, KY.

June 8:  "Save-The-Date" for the Cedar Rapids Corvette Club "Cruisin'-The-Ave" Charity Car Show to be held at the Cedar Hills Community Church parking lot 6455 "E" Avenue NW, Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

June 9-12:  "The Great Eastern Iowa Tractorcade" hosted by WMT 600 Radio.  Not a car event but a fun event to watch anyway - they do have wheels!  Usually our own "JD" takes his old tractor on the event.  See the route here:  Tractorcade 2019 Route

June 9-13:  "Smoky Mountain Tour" see web site for more info:  Smoky Mountain Tour

June 15:  "Back To The 80s" for any vehicle of the 1980s held at Burnsville Center Mall in Burnsville, MN.  see web site here:  Back To The 80s

June 15-16:  "Le Mans Race Weekend"  hosted by the National Corvette Museum

June 20:  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!

June 20-22:  "Bloomington Gold" held at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.  See web site for more info:  Bloomington Gold 2019

June 21-23:  "46th Annual Back To The 50s Weekend" - a GREAT show held on the Minnesota State Fairgrounds in St Paul, MN.  See the web site for more information:  Back To The 50s

 

 

July 2019

 

July 4:  "Cedar Rapids Freedom Festival Car Show" co-hosted by the Cedar Rapids Corvette Club and held on the 3rd Avenue bridge in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.  See the web site for more information:  Freedom Festival Car Show 2019

July 5-7:  "Goodguys Speedway Motors Heartland Nationals" held at the Iowa State Fairgrounds in Des Moines, IA.  For more info see the web site here:  Goodguys Heartland

July 11-13:  "Iola Old Car Show" held in Iola Wisconsin.  This is an old one!  See the web site for more info:  Iola Old Car Show 2019

July 12:  "Hawkeye Downs Wall of Fame".  CRCC will be carrying the Wall of Fame inductees.  More information will follow.

July 17-20:  "48th Blackhills Corvette Classic" hosted by the Sioux Falls Corvette Club caravaning 400 miles to Spear Fish, SD.  See the web site for additional info:  Blackhills Corvette Classic

July 18:  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!

July 20:  "35th Annual Vinton Cruise Event" a very popular local event held on the streets of Vinton, Iowa.

 

 

August 2019

 

August 3-4:  "34th Annual Elkhorn Summer Swap Meet & Car Show" held on the fairgrounds in Elkhorn, WI.  See web site here:  Elkhorn WI Swap Meet & Car Show

August 10:  "19th Annual Corvettes America"  hosted by Everest Academy in Clarkston, Michigan.  See the web site for additional information:  Corvettes America 2019

August 15:  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:  "Corvette Reunion - Back To The Bricks"  held in downtown Flint, Michigan.  See web site:  Corvette Reunion - Back To The Bricks

August 22-25:  "Corvettes at Carlisle 2019"  See web site for more info:  Corvetes At Carlisle

August 24:  "30th Annual Corvette Crossroads Show & Bridge Parade" accross the Mackinac Bridge at Mackinaw City, MI.  See web site here:  Corvette Show and Bridge Parade

August 28-31:  "6th National Corvette Caravan"  celebrating the 25th anniversary of the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, KY.  See the web site for more information:  National Corvette Caravan

 

 

September 2019

 

September 8:  "Des Moines Concours d'Elegance" held at the Papajohn Sculpture Park in Des Moines, IA.  This is a show of the elegant CLASSICS, a must see.  Web site info here:  Des Moines Concours d'Elegance

September 14-15:  "The Classic Auto Show" held at the Donale E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL.  Web site info here:  The Classic Auto Show

September 17:  "Eastern Iowa Honor Flight #37" 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 back in 2009.  Let's have a BIG Cedar Rapids Corvette Club welcome home to the veterans at around 8:30 PM this evening.  You can pick up a free airport parking pass at the airport reception desk at the top of the escalator.  For information about EIHF see:  http://www.eihonorflight.org

September 19:  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 19-22:  "26th Annual Corvette Funfest" held at Mid-America Corvette in Effingham, IL.  More Corvettes then you'll ever see in one spot.  See the web site for more info:  Corvette Funfest 2019

September 20-21:  "Des Moines Auto Parts Swap Meet" held at the Iowa State Fairgrounds in Des Moines, Iowa.  See web site here:  Auto Parts Swap Meet

September 25-28:  "Red Flag Horseless Carriage Tour 2019"  an OLD vehicle event running from New London, IA to Brighton, IA.  The newest allowed vehicle would be 1927.  Should be fun to watch.  Wep site info is here:  Red Flag Motor Tour

September 27-29:  "42nd Annual Fall Jefferson Swap Meet & Car Show" held at the Jefferson County Fairgrounds in Jefferson, WI.  See the web site here:  Fall Jefferson Swap Meet & Car Show

September 30-October 5:  "One Lap of Kentucky #1" hosted by the National Corvette Museum and the Kentucky State Police.

 

October 2019

 

 

October 5:  "Carlisle Car Show & More" held at North Park in Carlisle, Iowa

October 6:  "Hot Rods & Harleys 2019"  hosted by the Hopkinton Lions Club and held in Hopkinton, IA.  2018 web site info here - updated web site to follow:  Hot Rods & Harleys

October 13:  "34th Annual Madison County Car Show" held on the old high school football field in Winterset, Iowa.  See the web site for more info - updated web site coming: Madison County Car Show 2019

October 14-19:  "One Lap of Kentucky #2" hosted by the National Corvette Museum and the Kentucky State Police.

October 15:  "Eastern Iowa Honor Flight #38" 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 back in 2009.  Let's have a BIG Cedar Rapids Corvette Club welcome home to the veterans at around 8:30 PM this evening.  You can pick up a free airport parking pass at the airport reception desk at the top of the escalator.  For information about EIHF see:  http://www.eihonorflight.org

October 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!

 

November 2019

 

November 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!

November 23-24:  "11th Anniversary Muscle Car & Corvette Nationals" held at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL (Chicago).  See the web site for more info:  Muscle Car & Corvette Nationals

 

 

 

December 2019

December 14:  "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.

 

NO CLUB MEETING IS HELD IN DECEMBER

 HAPPY NEW YEAR!

 

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