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SEPTEMBER 2016

September 8-10, 2016:
Independence, MISSOURI
The ’53-‘54 Buick Skylark Club hosts their 37th Annual Meet in Kansas City, Sept.8-10, 2016. Host hotel is the Hilton Garden Inn, 19677 East Jackson Drive, Independence, MO 64057. There will be two tours each day and a lunch stop each day. Special room rates are $118 including breakfast buffet. Hotel reservations: 800-350-3000. Banquet and annual meeting Saturday night (mention ‘53-‘54 Skylark Club). For more information contact Robert Blakesley at 913-999-2156 or email moc.l1480739648oa@351480739648kraly1480739648ks1480739648.

September 9-10, 2016:
Holland, MICHIGAN
The West Michigan Chapter hosts the Great Lakes Regional in Holland, Michigan at the DoubleTree Hotel and Conference Center. Special Room rates of $109 available with code BCC. Hotel reservations, call 616-396-0700. Email moc.l1480739648iamg@14807396486102l1480739648anoig1480739648erkci1480739648ub1480739648 for registration fee and schedule of events or call Tim Postma, Chapter Director at 616-291-5612.

September 10, 2016:
Stillwater, MINNESOTA
The Fireball Chapter and Stillwater Motors host an “All Buick Show” from 10:00-2:00 p.m. on September 10, 2016 at 5900 Stillwater Blvd. N., Stillwater, MN. Participant voting by class for first and second place trophies. Also trophies for best of show, long distance and dealer’s choice. Awards at 2:00 p.m. followed by a social hour at a local restaurant. Take a shuttle to historic downtown Stillwater for lunch, shopping and sightseeing. Advanced registration or at show is $10 for BCA members and $12 for non-members. Contact Rolland Toenges, Director at 952-938-6200 or moc.l1480739648oa@se1480739648gneot1480739648pr1480739648 for additional information.

September 14-17, 2016:
Bowling Green, KENTUCKY
36th Annual Buick GS Nationals at Beech Bend Raceway Park, drag racing and swap meet all four days, big Friday car show, final bracket and race class eliminations on Saturday, lots of goodies including free ice cream social on Friday sponsored by Buick, any Buick-powered entry welcome. More info: GSCA 229-244-0577 or Ron Joseph 908-253-0122,GSNationals.com.

September 16-18, 2016:
Burnet, TEXAS
The Alamo Chapter hosts a Regional Fall Meet in Burnet, Texas, to be held at the Commemorative Air Force (CAF) Hanger, Kate Craddock Field Airport in Burnet. CAF Museum is available for members attending the meet. Group dinner Saturday on a Vanishing River Cruise (weather permitting). Host hotel: Comfort Inn and Suites, 810 South Water Street, Burnet, TX 78611 512-756-1789 with Buick Club rates starting at $103.99. Registration form will be posted on the Alamo Chapter website. Please send registration and $35 to Jerry Courson, 707 Hegarty Drive, Cedar Park, TX 78613. Questions: 210-601-1780 or moc.l1480739648iamg@1480739648nosru1480739648ocLyr1480739648rej1480739648.

September 18, 2016:
Lone Tree, COLORADO
Mile High Chapter will host its 4th Annual All-Buick Car Show on Sunday, September 18th at AutoNation Buick GMC Park Meadows located at 8101 E. Parkway Drive, Lone Tree, CO 80124. The show is from 10:00 AM until 2:30 PM and will feature free food and drinks, music, door prize drawings for participating car owners, vending area, and popular vote award categories. Show car parking starts at 8 AM. NO REGISTRATION FEE and all Buicks are welcome, regardless of year, model, or condition. Contact Dave Wojahn at moc.l1480739648oa@051480739648nhajo1480739648WD1480739648 or 303-929-7753.

September 25, 2016:
Abingdon, MARYLAND
The Buick Owners of Maryland (BOOM) will hold their 30th Annual All Buick Owners Show on Sunday, Sept. 25, 2016 at Boyle Buick-GMC, 3015 Emmorton Rd., Abingdon, Md. All Buicks including modified are welcome; peer judging with three awards per class; dash plaques for the first 75 entrants. Preregistration: $12 per car, and $15 after Sept. 1. Gates open 9:30 a.m.; judging at noon, and presentation of awards at 2:30 p.m. Contact Ray Price 410-666-3905 or ten.o1480739648rezte1480739648n@2ec1480739648irpr1480739648 or Jerry Wagner, 410-638-6489 or ten.t1480739648enret1480739648nimoo1480739648z@jga1480739648w1480739648 or visit www.bcaboom.org for registration, information and downloads.

OCTOBER 2016

October 1, 2016:
Cold Spring, NEW YORK
5th Annual Buick-Only Car Show, sponsored by Lower Hudson Valley Chapter, BCA. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. (entry gate closes at 1 p.m.), rain date is Oct. 8. Address of 99 Market St., Cold Spring, NY gets you close. Location is Historic Constitution Island, across the Hudson River from West Point. Entrance to Constitution Island is at the far southern end of the Cold Spring train station parking. $15 per person includes lunch and entrance to show. If plan to attend, please contact Paul Cialone at ten.t1480739648sacmo1480739648c@eno1480739648laicp1480739648 or 203-240-7247.

October 3-6, 2016:
Peoria, ILLINOIS
“Will it Play in Peoria?” is the 2016 Buick Driving Enthusiasts’ fall tour. Illinois does have hills, curving roads and high bluffs. We will visit the John Deere Homestead with an entertaining blacksmith demonstration, Starved Rock Park and Lodge, Tanner Orchard, and Wheels of Time Museum. You will enjoy visiting the Route 66 Museum, the Pontiac Car Museum, and other surprises. There will be some early bird self-tours available on Sunday. BCA members may attend one BDE event without joining. Come try us out. For more information call Bruce Norgard, 309-383-2461 or email moc.o1480739648ctm@t1480739648ivavk1480739648a1480739648.

October 5–8, 2016:
Hershey, PENNSYLVANIA
Going to the AACA Fall Meet at Hershey this year? If so, stop at the BCA tent, Green Field spaces GBK 35-37, look for the Buick Club Of America sign. Rest your tired feet and enjoy some refreshments. Talk cars with fellow BCA members and Buick enthusiasts from around the world. We’ll take membership applications and renewals, plus your comments and questions. We’ll have Buick vendor location information. We expect great weather for our 25th year there. Volunteers are always needed to staff the tent. Information, contact: Wray Kniffin, 510 Adams Road, Webster, NY 14580; 585-671-0301; or moc.c1480739648wt@951480739648kciub1480739648

October 8, 2016:
Wichita, KANSAS
The Wheatland Chapter will present an All Buick Show on October 8. Scholfield Buick GMC, 1333 Greenwich Road, Wichita, KS will host the charitable event which will support the deeply hurting girls living at Carpenter Place Children’s Home. All Buicks and Opels are welcome regardless of age, model, or condition, and recognition will be awarded to stand-out cars. The fun begins at 10 AM and runs until 2 PM, rain or shine. For more information, email moc.s1480739648wohsr1480739648acati1480739648hciw@1480739648kciub1480739648 or visit http://buick.wichitacarshows.com

October 13-15, 2016:
Franklin, TENNESSEE
The Music City Chapter, BCA, is pleased to announce that the 2016 SE Regional Meet with be held in historic Franklin, TN on October 13-15, 2016. Attendees will see local historical sites, tour the Nissan plant, and visit one of the largest private auto collections in the area. Hotel rates are available for $84/night (plus tax). We hope you’ll come cruise ‘America’s Favorite Main Street’ with us! Registration information and additional details can be found at http://musiccity.buickclub.org/

October 15, 2016:
Easthampton, MASSACHUSETTS
Central New England Chapter, BCA,
“Buicks In The Fall” Car Show, Sat., Oct. 15, 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM.
Cernak Buick, Inc., 102 Northampton, St., Easthampton, MA 01027. Show Car Registration $10.00, Pre-Registration: (make checks payable to CNEC, in notes put “Buicks In The Fall 2016” , mail by October 5, 2016 ) Send to:, CNEC /, Cernak, Buicks In The Fall, c/o David Cleveland,77 Edwards Road, Westhampton, MA, 01027-9644, ten.t1480739648sacmo1480739648c@eib1480739648beD.d1480739648ivaD1480739648. Contact Information: Jim Ramsey,, Director CNEC, 3 Campbell Drive, Easthampton, MA 01027, Phone: 413-527-7761 Email: moc.l1480739648iamto1480739648h@yes1480739648marmm1480739648ij1480739648

October 30, 2016:
Kempton, PENNSYLVANIA
The “Free Spirit” Chapter is hosting the 40th Annual Old Car Show w/ Flea Market, Sunday, October 30, 2016, Kempton Community Recreation Center, 83 Community Center Drive, Kempton, Pa 19529. Registration day of show, 8 am-12 noon. Accepting all makes/models up to 1995. Show cars=$10.00, Car Corral = $11.00, Indoor Flea (15ft. frontage) = $25.00, Outdoor (20ft. frontage) = $12.00. 9 classes (1st, 2nd, 3rd) & Chapter Director’s Award. HELD RAIN or SHINE!! $2.00 of all pre-registered cars goes to Dream Come True. www.buickfreespirit.org. Sally/Clarence, 610-377-6130, ten.d1480739648tp@zt1480739648egsc1480739648.

JULY 2017 (Notice that these events are for 2017)

July 13-15, 2017: Dublin, OHIO
35th Annual Arthritis Foundation Classic Auto Show and Cruise-In presented by Honda Marysville, July 13-15, 2017, at the Metro Center in Dublin, Ohio. Buick Club of America Great Lakes Regional Meet. Come see the Futurliner; the 1910 Buick Bug race car; a 1904 Reo and Baby Reo; and a special Buick display sponsored by the Buick Heritage Alliance. Information: www.ArthritisAutoShow.com or moc.s1480739648u-stt1480739648@sera1480739648hsarB1480739648.ffeJ1480739648 614-361-7299.

SEPTEMBER 2017 (Notice that these events are for 2017)

September 30, 2017:
Saratoga Springs, NEW YORK
Save the date, Saturday, Sept. 30 for the Northeast Buick Regional, presented by the Upstate New York Chapter of the Buick Club of America,to be held at the Saratoga Auto Museum, 110 Avenue of the Pines, Saratoga Springs, New York 12866. Information will be posted on
www.unybca.com