July 30, 2017:
14th Annual Reisterstown Car & Truck Show (former Meadowood show). Moving to a bigger, better Reisterstown Regional Park, 401 Mitchell Dr., Reisterstown, MD. All makes welcome, original or modified, 1900 to present, rain or shine. 10 AM – 3 PM. Top awards stock and modified plus best of each decade. Hot dogs & drinks available, door prizes, dash plaques first 100. Same friendly fun show. Sponsored by Free State Region, VCCA & Buick Owners of Maryland, BCA. A portion of your donation goes to local animal welfare group. Show vehicle donation of $10 if registered by July 22, $15 day of show. Info: Bill, ten.t1505846677sacmo1505846677c@71915058466771dnar1505846677g1505846677 or 410-527-0953. www.freestateregionvcca.org.
August 5, 2017:
The Portland Area Chapter’s 29th annual All Buick Show, 9:00AM to 3:00PM at The Museum, 1015 NE 78th Street, Vancouver, WA. One block east of Interstate 5 at Exit #4. Peer judging in 13 classes. Block of hotel rooms held until July 21 at Quality Inn & Suites, four blocks south of show field. Call hotel at 360-696-0516 to reserve rooms: $120 queens or $127 king. Show registration is $15 for BCA members, $18 for non-BCA members, $20 for all registrations after July 5th. Contact Duke Charpentier at 360-904-7191 or ten.t1505846677sacmo1505846677c@1kc1505846677iuB1505846677.
August 12, 2017:
Milwaukee area, WISCONSIN
31st Annual All-Buick Show hosted by the Cream City Chapter at Matty’s Bar & Grille, 14460 W. College Ave., New Berlin, WI. Dash plaques and goodie bags to first 100 entrants (last year we exceeded 100 vehicles, so register early); 56 trophies in 17 classes. Chauffeured golf cart for those with mobility issues. Low-volume music, great food on-site, dine-in A/C restaurant or delivery to car. Registration starts 9:00 AM, show starts 10:00 AM, awards 2:15 PM. Advance registration $12.00, day of show $15.00. Bill Hitchcock 414-719-5656 or Al Yaccarino 414-421-3240.
August 14-17, 2017: Newmarket, Ontario, Canada
McLaughlin Buick Club of Canada invites you to participate in our annual Homecoming, no judging. Tours to interesting places in York Region, just north of Toronto. Plus a tour of our largest TV network building. For a registration form, please contact: Keith Horsfall, 705-434-1085, moc.s1505846677regor1505846677@revo1505846677lkciu1505846677b1505846677. Registration deadline June 30, 2017.
August 19, 2017:
Join the Buicktown Chapter at the 5th Annual Buicks on the Bricks show located on Water Street in Flint, MI. Here, Billy Durant’s success in building carriages ultimately created General Motors Corporation. This year General Motors is opening the fully restored “Durant-Dort Factory One” facility, the “Birthplace of GM”. The building is home to the Kettering University Archives. Expect to see early automobiles on display. Entry is free and parking is available on site. See events and schedules on the “2017 Back to the Bricks” web site; for Water Street information contact Al at moc.l1505846677iamg@1505846677361se1505846677nojla1505846677 or Roger at moc.l1505846677oa@sy1505846677ytr1505846677.
August 20, 2017:
The Yankee Chapter is sponsoring a “Buick Only” show at Wallingford Buick, 1122 Old North Colony Road, Wallingford, CT 06492. Show time will be 9 AM – 3 PM, rain or shine. There will be six classes with peer judging and the Best of Show award. Goodie bags with dash plaques for first 85 cars. All car entries will be eligible for door prize drawings. Registration is the day of the show only, with a $10 per car cost. Spectators admitted free. Contact Rich Dayton, 203.509.6136; or Jim Comeau, 860.569.2344 for more information. Also check our web site: http://www.yankeechapterbca.org.
September 11-14, 2017: Nashville, TENNESSEE
Drive those old Buicks to Nashville and make memories with the Buick Driving Enthusiasts’ Fall Tour! Visit Belle Meade Plantation, Country Music Hall of Fame, Ryman Auditorium, Lane Motor Museum, Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage, Oaklands Mansion and Cannonsburgh Village. We’ve blocked an “all suites” hotel with breakfast at $94.95 + tax. Hotel information will be provided upon receipt of registration. This tour is restricted to 50 Buicks, so register early. Contact Ellen Cavanaugh, 8400 Vamo Road, Apt. 1260, Sarasota, FL 34231. Phone 941-966-8271(h); 941-350-4347(c); e-mail: ten.t1505846677sacmo1505846677c@7hg1505846677uanav1505846677ac1505846677.
September 13-16 2017: Nashville, Tennessee
It’s time to start making your plans to attend the 38th Annual ‘53-’54 Buick Skylark Club Meet. This year’s meet will be held from September 13-16 just outside Nashville in Franklin, TN. We’re planning a good mix of activities that include a slice of Nashville’s musical history, antique cars, and historical sites. The host hotel for the meet is the Drury Plaza Hotel in Franklin, TN. Hotel reservations may be made by calling 1-800-325-0720 and referring to the Group number of 2304254. Questions: ten.t1505846677sacmo1505846677c@71015058466772teeM1505846677kraly1505846677kS1505846677.
Sept 29 – Oct 1, 2017:
Clifton Park, NEW YORK
New York NE Regional—Friday: Tour to Auto Museum & evening BBQ dinner cruise@5:30pm. Saturday: Buick car show @ 9am, with peer judging & 3 awards per class @ 2pm. 5pm happy hour + banquet @6 pm. Sunday 10/1 Aftertour. Many local historical, entertainment, and shopping sites, and 40 miles to Lebanon Valley Speedway. Host Hotel: Homewood Suites: $135 + tax. Clifton Park Center, 42 Clifton Country Road. CODE: BCS. Back-up: Hilton Garden Inn: $125 + tax. 30 Clifton Country Center Road. CODE: BCA. Call 1-800-HILTONS for either. Prime leaf peeking season! See www.unybca.com for pricing and registration options.
October 8, 2017:
Cold Spring, NEW YORK
6th Annual Buick-Only Car Show, sponsored by Hudson Valley Chapter, BCA, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Rain date: October 15. GPS address: 99 Market Street, Cold Spring, NY 10516. This will get you close. Entrance to Constitution Island is at far southern end of Cold Spring train station parking lot. Bring chairs; lunch served, $20 per person includes lunch. Dash plaques for first 50 Buicks. Show gate closes 1 p.m. RSVP to Paul Cialone, ten.t1505846677sacmo1505846677c@eno1505846677laicp1505846677, 203-240-7247.
October 14, 2017: Easthampton, Massachusetts
Central New England Chapter, BCA, “Buicks In The Fall 2017” Car Show. Come celebrate our 50th anniversary as the first chapter of the BCA. 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM at Cernak Buick, Inc., 102 Northampton Street, Easthampton, MA 01027. Show car registration $10.00. Pre-registration: make checks payable to CNEC; in notes put “BITF 2017”, mail by October 7, 2017 to: BITF 2017, c/o David Cleveland, 77 Edwards Road, Westhampton, MA 01027-9644; Phone: 413-527-0661 Email: ten.t1505846677sacmo1505846677c@eib1505846677beD.d1505846677ivaD1505846677 or Jim Ramsey, Director CNEC, 3 Campbell Drive, Easthampton, MA 01027; phone: 413-527-7761; Email: moc.l1505846677iamto1505846677h@yes1505846677marmm1505846677ij1505846677.
October 29, 2017:
41st Annual Old Car Show with in/outdoor flea markets, 83 Community Center Drive, Kempton, Pa 19529. HELD RAIN OR SHINE! Registration 8 am – 12 noon. 9 classes, 3 awards each class, plus Director’s Award. $2.00 of pre-registrations are donated to Dream Come True! Accepting all cars, trucks and motorcycles up to 1996. Conducted by the Free Spirit Chapter, BCA. Not responsible for theft, loss or injury. Proof of insurance may be requested. Clarence Getz, 610-377-6130, www.buickfreespirit.org.
June 19-23, 2018: Lone Tree, COLORADO (Denver area)
The Mile High Chapter hosts the 2018 BCA national meet at the Denver Marriott South. Save the date.
Mark your calendars! Northeast Buick Regional, September 2018 (exact date to be announced), presented by the Free Spirit Chapter, BCA, to be held @ Pfeiffers Ice Dams, 880 Main Road, Lehighton, Pa. 18235. Watch for further information in future Bugles, or chapter website, www.buickfreespirit.org.t