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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! 

2014 Washington High School Homecoming Parade

 

(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.)

For a traditional calendar type page view see:  http://brians.sytes.net/corvette/calendar/apptcal.html

 

2015

                         Summer Time Local Cruise Nights:

 

       1st Thursday - Palo Green Space Area at Main & Iowa Street, Palo, IA

      2nd Thursday - Duffy's Collectible Cars 4204 Lewis Access Road, Center Point, IA - - - - New location this year.

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

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

      5th Thursday (April 30 & July 30) -  Relevant Life Church 351 - 8th Avenue SW, CR.

 

               Summer Time Area Cruise Nights:

 

       2nd  Thursday - Bella Sala Show & Shine, 2 miles W of  Coralridge Mall - 3232 Jasper Avenue NW, Iowa City, IA  5:00-8:00 PM - Food, Beer, Wine.  

       3rd Friday - Blown Budgets Car Club Cruise Night at McGregors, 2211 - 2nd Street, Hwy 6, Coralville, IA    

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

 

January 2015

 

January 10:  "Retro Rewind Cars & Guitars" at the Dubuque Five Flags Arena.  For all the information see:  Retro Rewind

January 12-25:  "North America International Auto Show" at the Cobo Center in Detroit.  For information see:  Detroit Auto Show

January 15:  Cedar Rapids Corvette Club monthly meeting at Pat McGrath Chevyland (east end of facility in service bay).  Social time is 6:30 PM, meeting at 7:00 PM.  Visitors are more than welcome to attend!

January 16:  Reservation cutoff for the Woosley Tours bus to the February 16th Chicago Auto Show.  Get payment to Woosley Tours (tell them you are CRCC) by this date - info here:  Chicago Auto Show - Woosley Tours 

January 20:  Cedar Rapids Corvette Club evening dinner out night.  We are going to Zeppelins, 5300 Edgewood Road NE in Cedar Rapids.  6:00 PM.   Check out Zeppelins menu here:  Zeppelins.  Jim would like an RSVP at 319-360-8244 or Jim

January 22-25:  "St Louis Auto Show" held at the America's Center & Edward Jones Dome in St Louis, MO.  For information see:  St Louis Auto Show

January 22-25:  "Midlands International Auto Show" at the Century Link Center in Omaha, NE.  For information see:  Omaha Auto Show 

January 23-25:  "27th Annual Iowa Boat, RV, & Vacation Show" held at the UNI-Dome in Cedar Falls, Iowa.  For information see web site here:  Boat, RV & Vacation Show

January 24 & 25:  "Tri-state Big Boy Toy Show & Sportsman Extravaganza" at the Grand River Center in Dubuque, Iowa

January 25:  "Wild Wade's 35th High Performance Swap Meet & Trade Show" at the Iowa State Fairgrounds in Des Moines.  For information see:  Wild Wade's

 

February 2015

 

February 6-8:  "Iowa-Illinois Regional Auto Show"  at the River Center Convention Center in Davenport, Iowa.  For information see:  Davenport Auto Show

February 10:  Cedar Rapids Corvette Club evening dinner out.  We will be going to "Q Dogs BBQ" 895 Blairs Ferry Road in Marion.  Plan on eating around 5:30PM.  Jim would like an RSVP at:  Jim or 319-360-8244.  Q Dogs BBQ web site menu is here:  Q Dogs BBQ

February 13-15:  "37th Annual Cedar Rapids Sportshow" held at the Hawkeye Downs Expo Center in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.  For information see:  Sportshow

February 14-22:  Chicago Auto Show at McCormick Place in Chicago.  For information see:  Chicago Auto Show

February 16:  Cedar Rapids Corvette Club annual trek to the Chicago Auto Show.  Again this year we will be taking the Woosley tour bus into Chicago to be dropped off right at the door to the show.  Tour bus reservation due to Woosley Tours (tell them you are CRCC) no later than January 16th.  Tour bus cost includes auto show admission!  See Woosley Tours Chicago Auto Show info here:  Chicago Auto Show  -  Woosley Tours 

February 16:  "HAPPY 52nd BIRTHDAY" Cedar Rapids Corvette Club.  The club was incorporated February 16, 1963 and filed with the Iowa Secretary of State on February 19, 1963.

February 19:  Cedar Rapids Corvette Club monthly meeting at Pat McGrath Chevyland (east end of facility in service bay).  Social time is 6:30 PM, meeting at 7:00 PM.  Visitors are more than welcome to attend! 

February 21-March 1:  "Greater Milwaukee Auto Show" at the Wisconsin Center in Milwaukee, WI.  For information see:  Milwaukee Auto Show

 

March 2015

 

March 1:  Reservations for the West Region NCCC Awards Banquet must be received no later than March 7th.  See March 28 information below.

March 4-8:  "Greater Kansas City International Auto Show"  held at Bartle Hall in Kansas City, MO.  For more information see:  Kansas City Auto Show

March 7-15:  "42nd Annual Twin Cities Auto Show" held at the Minneapolis Convention Center.  For additional information see:  Twin Cities Auto Show

March 19:  Cedar Rapids Corvette Club monthly meeting at Pat McGrath Chevyland (east end of facility in service bay).  Social time is 6:30 PM, meeting at 7:00 PM.  Visitors are more than welcome to attend!

March 19-22:  "Columbus International Auto Show" at the Greater Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, OH.  For information see:  Columbus Auto Show 

March 28:  "West Region NCCC Awards Banquet" presenting 2014 awards.  Banquet is hosted by the Corvette Club of Iowa and is being held at the Echo Valley Country Club, 3150 Echo Valley Drive, Des Moines, IA.  Reservations MUST be received no later than March 7, 2015.  For more information see flyer here:  WR NCCC Awards Banquet

 

April 2015

 

April 3-12:  "New York International Auto Show" at the Jacobs Javits Center in New York City.  For information see:  New York Auto Show

April 8-12:  "Denver Auto Show" held at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver, CO.  For information see:  Denver Auto Show

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

April 18 & 19:  "41st Annual Hawk A Region Model A Club Spring Swap Meet" at the Hawkeye Downs Speedway and Expo Center in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.  See flyer on Hawk A web site at:  Spring Swap Meet

April 22-26:  "Carlisle Collector Car Swap Meet"  at the Carlisle PA fairgrounds.  For information see:  Carlisle Swap Meet

April 24-26:  "38th Annual Jefferson Car Show & Swap Meet" at the Jefferson County Fairgrounds in Jefferson, WI.  This is a BIG one!  For information see:  Jefferson Car Show & Swap Meet

April 26-29:  "Museum in Motion Bash Dragon Run Tour"  hosted by the National Corvette Museum at Bowling Green, KY.  For more info see:  Bash Dragon Run Tour

April 30-May 3:  "43rd Annual Pate Swap Meet" held at the Texas Motor Speedway in Ft Worth, TX.  I have been to this one, it is HUGE and lots of fun.  For more information see:  Pate Swap Meet

 

May 2015

 

May 1-3: "Vintage TorqueFest" at the Dubuque County Fairgrounds in Dubuque, IA.  For information see:  Vintage Torque Fest 2015

May 3:  The "One Lap of America 2015" tour will be stopping and racing at the 2.23 mile Mid-America Motorplex in Pacific Junction, Iowa.  See:  One Lap of America

May 9:  "Celebration of Automobiles" in Indianapolis, IN.  For information see:  Celebration of Automobiles

May 14-17:  "Spring Vintage Festival" held at Road America in Elkhart Lake, WI.  For more information see:  Spring Vintage Festival

May 17:  "Cruisin' For Camp Courageous Car Show" held at Camp Courageous in Monticello, Iowa.  The Cedar Rapids Corvette Club will have a caravan of Corvettes attending this show leaving the Marion WalMart parking lot at 8:45 AM.  More information will follow - - - -

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

 May 23:  "29th Annual 4th Street Cruise"  held noon until 4:00 PM on downtown 4th street in Waterloo,  Iowa.

 

June 2015

 

June 7:  "10,000 Lakes Concours d'Elegance" in Excelsior, MN.  For information see:  10,000 Lakes

June 8-10:  "16th Annual Great Eastern Iowa Tractorcade 2015" starting and stopping each day at Midwest Old Threshers location in Mt Pleasant, Iowa.  Not a car event, but a fun event non-the-less!  JD from CRCC participates in this event every year.  For information see web site here:  Tractorcade 2015  and here:  Tractorcade more

June 11-13:  "Corvette Adventures" at Chula Vista Resort in the Wisconsin Dells.  For information see:  Corvette Adventures

June 13:  Cedar Rapids Corvette Club "Cruisin'-The-Ave" Charity Car Show on the Younkers Parkade at Lindale Mall in Cedar Rapids.  More information will follow.

June 18:  Cedar Rapids Corvette Club monthly meeting at Pat McGrath Chevyland (east end of facility in service bay).  Social time is 6:30 PM, meeting at 7:00 PM.  Visitors are more than welcome to attend!

June 19:  This is the Cedar Rapids Corvette Club's 50th Anniversary as a member of the National Council of Corvette Clubs.  We are one of very few clubs that have been continuous NCCC members for 50 years!

June 20-28:  "The Great Race - Get Your Kicks On Route 66" sponsored by Hemmings Motor News.  For information see:  Get Your Kicks On Route 66

June 24-27:  Back Road Kruizers "Troll Stroll II" in Mt Horeb/Blue Mounds, WI.  Registration closes April 15, 2015.  For information see:  Troll Stroll

June 26-28:  "Concours d'Elegance of Chicago" For information see website here:  Concours d'Elegance of Chicago

June 29:  "40th Annual Sturgis Falls Celebration Classic Car Show"  held at Police Officer's Memorial Park in Cedar Falls, Iowa.  For information see:  Sturgis Falls Car Show

 

 

July 2015

 

July 11:  "3rd Annual Cedar Rapids Corvette Club BBQ Competition" at Midway Park, Toddville, IA.  Again this year Jim, Dan, and John will be competing for the coveted trophy for the best smoked meat BBQ.  This will be a side dish/desert potluck picnic event.  Bring your own silverware/plates/bag chairs.  We eat at 6:00 PM under the Midway Park canopy.  Midway park is across the street from 3429 Midway Road in Toddville (actually in Midway!).  Jim would like an RSVP to determine how much meat the club needs to purchase.  Contact Jim at:  Jim

July 16-18:  "Two-Cylinder Expo XXV" celebrating the two cylinder John Deere antique tractors.  This event is held in Waterloo, Iowa.  For more information see:  Two-Cylinder Expo

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

July 18:  Cedar Rapids Corvette Club practice autocross event held at Hawkeye Downs Speedway in Cedar Rapids, IA.  We start at 12 noon running until approximately 5:00 PM.  The $15 fee allows you to run as many times as you want (or your tires last!).  This autocross event is a timed event running against yourself.  The autocross is open to visitors in all types of cars.  Closed toe shoes and approved helmets are required.  (CRCC does have loner helmets).  Please bring the correct amount of CASH.

July 24-26:  The Cedar Rapids Corvette Club will host a NCCC sanctioned autocross weekend at Hawkeye Downs Speedway in Cedar Rapids, IA.  Hospitality room and tech check will be available on Friday night at the Clarion Hotel.  This event is a Corvette ONLY event.  More information will follow - - -

July 25:  "Concours d'LeMons" at the old Ford-Sheldon Plant in Plymouth, MI.  A fun event to see the lemons of the car manufacturing world.  For information see:  Concours d'LeMons

 

August 2015

 

August 20:  Cedar Rapids Corvette Club monthly meeting at Pat McGrath Chevyland (east end of facility in service bay).  Social time is 6:30 PM, meeting at 7:00 PM.  Visitors are more than welcome to attend! 

August 20-23:  "Open Air Classic 10" hosted by Open Air Tours of Madison, WI.  These are rally/tours for convertible cars ONLY.  This is a very fun, very well organized rally/tour thru some of the most beautiful scenery that you will ever see.  Rally/tour routes change every year.  For information see web site here:  Open Air Classic 10

August 21-23:  "Old Time Power Show" held at Antique Acres, Cedar Falls, Iowa.

August 28-30:  "Corvettes at Carlisle" held at the Carlisle PA Fairgrounds.  For more information see:  Corvettes at Carlisle

 

September 2015

 

September ??:  "Vettes & Jets on the Lex" - - Put your Corvette (along with 350 others) on the deck of the USS Lexington aircraft carrier which is moored at Corpus Christi, Texas.  This event supports the Wounded Warrior Project.  Information is here:  Vettes/Jets/Lex photos from past years are here:  Vettes/Jets/Lex Photos

September 7-10:  Back Road Kruizers "Road America Experience" at Elkhart Lake, WI.  For information see:  Road America Experience

September 13:  "British Car Festival" in Palatine, IL.  For information see:  British Car Festival

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

 

October 2015

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October 4:  "Hot Rods & Harleys" car show on Main Street Square in Hopkinton, IA.  Last year's show had over 350 entries - a really big show in a small neighborly town.  For more information see flyer here:  Hot Rods & Harleys

October 15:  Cedar Rapids Corvette Club monthly meeting at Pat McGrath Chevyland (east end of facility in service bay).  Social time is 6:30 PM, meeting at 7:00 PM.  Visitors are more than welcome to attend!  Presentation of checks to our sponsored charities is held this evening.

October 17:  "Cedar Rapids Corvette Club Halloween Party" at Midway Park, Toddville (actually in Midway).  The park is across the street from 3429 Midway Road, Toddville, IA.  Festivities start at 5:00 PM - bring a side dish/desert to share and your bag chairs to sit around the campfire (towering inferno!)  Electricity is available for crock pots.  CRCC will provide hot dogs, pop, and water.  Jim would like an RSVP for food purchasing purposes.  Contact Jim at:  Jim

 

November 2015

 

November 19:  Cedar Rapids Corvette Club monthly meeting at Pat McGrath Chevyland (east end of facility in service bay).  Social time is 6:30 PM, meeting at 7:00 PM.  Visitors are more than welcome to attend!  Nomination of executive board officers for the 2016 calendar year will be made this evening. 

 

December 2015

 

December 12:  Cedar Rapids Corvette Club Christmas Dinner Banquet at the Indian Creek Country Club, 2401 Indian Creek Road, Marion, Iowa.  The Christmas Party will have a theme - "Ugly Christmas Sweater/Sweatshirt".  The members present at the party will vote on the ugliest Christmas Sweater/Sweatshirt" being worn this evening.  We will have a very nice prize for the winner.  More information will follow.

           No club meeting is held in December.

 

 

 

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To view additional Cedar Rapids Corvette Club members photo albums and membership/Corvette directory web site click here:

  CRCC Photo Albums/Membership Directory