21 Aug 18—Monthly SLTOA meeting, Llywelyn’s Pub, 17 West Mood Ave, Webster Groves. Show after 5-5:30 PM, business meeting at 7 PM.
26 Aug 18—2nd Annual SLTOA Aces & Eights Poker Run Rally. Meet at Ferris Park, Ballwin, MO (Oak Run Lane, off New Ballwin south of Manchester), 9-9:30 AM. Plan on a fun day of 48 miles of winding country roads, good friends new and old and great cars. Multiple stops to get your cards, all hands revealed at the lunch stop with awards for best hand, worst hand, plus consolation prizes for the participants. Open to all cars/clubs. $15 pre-registration, $20 at the gate, includes lunch. For registration, call Steven Zantop at (314)686-5863 or firstname.lastname@example.org OR Steve Moore at (314)249-7401 email@example.com, email preferred.
18 Sept 18—Monthly SLTOA meeting, at The Corner Pub & Grill, 13645 Big Bend Rd No. 105, Valley Park (Big Bend and Dougherty Ferry).
22 Sept 18—37th Annual All British Car & Cycle Show, Creve Coeur Lake Park. Sponsored by the MG Club of St Louis with St Louis Triumph Owners Association handling the food concession. More shall be revealed, in the meantime monitor https://allbritishcarshowcom and if you haven’t registered yet, do so ASAP!
16 Oct 18—Annual SLTOA Halloween Party/Meeting, at Jack and Bonnie Davids’, 500 Marie Cr, St Charles. Costumes strongly encouraged!
27 Oct 18—5th Annual SLTOA Fall Colours Tour. Meet at McDonalds on Broadway in Alton at 10 AM, head out for a fun drive including a run through the campus of Principia College, drive will end at the Loading Dock in Grafton for lunch. More info to follow.
18 Nov 18—6th Annual SLTOA Veterans Run. Meet at the State Farm parking lot on Columbia Center, immediately south of the McDonalds on IL 3 in Columbia at 9:30, cars roll at 10 AM for a flats and hills run to lunch in Perryville, MO. All proceeds from donations will go to a veterans’/veterans’ service organization, more details to follow.
7 Dec 18—Annual SLTOA Christmas Party, Missouri Athletic Club-West, details to follow, Niitakayama Nobore.
.. St Louis/Metro East LBC Events Go to top
21 Sept 18—Traditional Pre-ABCCS Welcome BBQ, hosted by All British Car Repair, at the show site, Creve Coeur Lake Park, 5 PM until dark. Burgers/brats/dogs with all the trimmings and soft drinks provided, please bring a side dish or desert and chairs.
22 Sept 18—MG Club of St Louis British Invasion: Cedar Lake Cellars/Pyromania! At Cedar Lake Cellars, 11008 Schreckengast Rd, Wright City; come see absolute pyromania, the biggest fireworks display in the Midwest, described as “a concert in the sky.” General admission $10 in advance, $15 at the door. Gates open at 4 PM, fireworks show at 9:30 PM. Monitor https://www.stlouismgclub.com/ for more details.
5-6 Oct 18—Annual Jaguar Association of St Louis Concours d’Elegance, Faust Park, 15185 Olive Blvd, Chesterfield. The weekend starts Friday with car-washing at the Drury Inn, 12-5:30 PM, followed by registration and a cocktail party, 5:30-7 PM. Cars go on display at Faust Park Saturday between 7 and 9 AM, judge’s meeting 11:15 AM to noon, judging through 3:30 PM with the awards dinner from 6-10:30 PM Saturday night. Details to follow, monitor www.jagstl.com and the online Growl.
Midwest/National/Other Major LBC Events Go to top
11 Aug 18—30th Annual Indy British Car Days, hosted by the Indiana British Car Union. Lion’s Park, 115 S Elm St, Zionsville, Indiana. Registration and stating 8:30 AM, $20 for first vehicle; car show and voting 10 AM-1 PM, awards at 2:30 PM. Austin-Healey is this year’s featured marque; dash plaques for the first 100 cars, food, music, raffle prizes. For information contact Greg Alberts (317)873-6335 or call up www.ibcu.org.
16-18 Aug 18—The Roadster Factory Summer Party, Armagh, PA. Info at www.the-roadster-factory.com/indexmain.php.
2 Sept 18—Annual Heartland All British Car Meet, hosted by the Kansas City Triumph Club at the Merriam Marketplace on Turkey Creek, 5740 Merriam Dr, Shawnee, KS, 8 AM-3 PM. $35 for the first car, $15 for each additional car. Info at www.heartlandallbritish.com/index.html.
6-8 Sept 18—Annual Brits in the Ozarks, hosted by the British Iron Touring Club of Northwest Arkansas. Bill Warner, founder of the Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance, is this year’s special guest. Tour of the Arkansas wine country with lunch at the Ozark General Store on Thursday 6 September, drive to Eureka Springs and the Crystal Bridges Museum on the 7th with a party that night, car show and awards dinner Saturday the 8th.
9 Sept 18—Annual Chicagoland British Car Festival, hosted by the British Car Union at Harper College, 1200 W Algonquin Rd, Palatine. For info contact Mark Havemann (847)749-7197 or firstname.lastname@example.org, web page at www.britishcarunion.com.
7 Oct 18—Annual Lawrence British Car Show, hosted by the Lawrence Area (KS) British Car Club. Details to follow.
..Competition Go to top
19 Aug 18—SCCA Autocross #7, at Family Arena, St Charles. Registration from 7 to 8:15 AM, $40 for SCCA members, $40 plus $15 weekend membership for non-members.
25 Aug 18—2018 Bommarito Automotive 500 Verizon IndyCar Series, Gateway Motorsports Park. The event will include display and exhibition of vintage Indy cars in association with the Vintage Indy RegistryInfo at www.gatewaymsp.com.
20-22 Aug 18—St Louis Speed Festival. Locations and events TBA, monitor www.gatewaymsp.com/11045-2/ in the meantime.
23 Sept 18—BSCC Autocross #6. Show around 9:30-10 AM, six runs for $35. For more information or to get on the email alert list for events, contact Racer Steve at email@example.com.
30 Sept 18—SCCA Autocross #8, at Family Arena, St Charles. Registration from 7 to 8:15 AM, $40 for SCCA members, $40 plus $15 weekend membership for non-members.
4-8 Oct 18—24th Annual United States RoadRallyTM Challenge, hosted by the St Louis Region, SCCA. Celebrating sports cars and rallying with four diverse events: Tulips By Night Divisional Touring Rally, Thursday 4 October; Kaskaskia Trails National Course Rally, Friday 5 October; Le Petit Rallye du Rocher National Touring Rally, Saturday 6 October; and Monopoly Redux Divisional GTA Rally, Sunday 7 October. Banquet follows Saturday’s event. Registration available at motorsportreg.com, entry deadline is 30 September; contact Rallymaster James Heine for details including schedules and fees, firstname.lastname@example.org or (314)922-6120.
14 Oct 18—SCCA Autocross #9, at Gateway Motorsports Park. Registration from 7 to 8:15 AM, $40 for SCCA members, $40 plus $15 weekend membership for non-members.
21 Oct 18—BSCC Autocross #7. Show around 9:30-10 AM, six runs for $35. For more information or to get on the email alert list for events, contact Racer Steve at email@example.com.
28 Oct 18—SCCA Autocross #10, at Family Arena, St Charles. Registration from 7 to 8:15 AM, $40 for SCCA members, $40 plus $15 weekend membership for non-members.
4 Nov 18—BSCC Autocross #8. Show around 9:30-10 AM, six runs for $35. For more information or to get on the email alert list for events, contact Racer Steve at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Vintage Racing Go to top
23-26 Aug 18—Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion, WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca, Salinas, CA. Info at www.weathertechraceway.com.
24-26 Aug 18—CVAR Thunder on the Cimarron, Hallett, OK, hosted by CVAR Info at www.corinthianvintagerace.com.
7-9 Sept 18—Goodwood Revival, Goodwood Circuit, Chichester, West Sussex, England. Info at www.goodwood.co.uk/.
14-16 Sept 18—Vintage Sports Car Drivers of America (VSCDA) Vintage Festival, at Road America, Elkhart Lake. Info at https://www.vscda.org/.
24-27 Sept 18—Put-In Road Race Reunion, at Put-In-Bay, Ohio, hosted by the Put-in-Bay Road Race Heritage Society. For information call up www.pibroadrace.com.
12-14 Oct 18—Blackhawktoberfest, sponsored by VSCDA, at Blackhawk Farms, S Beloit, IL. Info at www.vscda.org.
13-14 Oct 18—Lake Garnett Grand Prix Revival; events include drives on the historic former race rouse, autocross, car shows and great food. Participating car clubs include the Kansas City Triumphs, Heartland Vintage Racing, Lawrence All British Car Club, Heart of America Jaguar Owners Club, and Kansas City MG Car Club. Registration opens 1 August at www.lggpr.org.
Other Go to top
18 Aug 18—Cars & Coffee-Westport. 8-11 AM, at Westport Plaza, monitor http://carsandcoffeestl.org.
20-22 Aug 18—St Louis Speed Festival. Locations and events TBA, monitor www.gatewaymsp.com/11045-2/ in the meantime.
25 Aug 18—Cars & Coffee/Gateway Classics, 1237 Central Park Dr, O’Fallon, IL, 9 AM-12 Noon. Info (618)271-3000.
1 Sept 18—Cars & Coffee West/SunShine UMC, 7116 Twin Chimneys Blvd, O’Fallon, MO, 8-10 AM.
3 Sept 18—Cruising for the Cure MDA fundraiser car show, Museum of Transportation, 2933 Barrett Station Rd, 10 AM-2 PM. Monitor http://transportmuseumassociation.org or call (314)615-8668.
7 Sept 18—Sonic Car Cruise, 1002 S Kirkwood Rd (corner of Kirkwood and Big Bend), 5-9 PM. Hosted every Friday evening through 28 September by The ‘Stang Gang. Primarily rods/muscle cars/American heavy metal but foreign cars do draw attention…
7 Sept 18—First Friday Car Show/Memories Car Cruise, aka “The Zoo,” at Faith Church, 13001 Gravois Rd, Sunset Hills, 4 PM-9 PM. For 1979 and older cars.
8 Sept 18—Manchester Homecoming Car Show, Paul A. Schroeder Park, 10:30 AM-3 PM. Top 50 awards and specialty awards including people’s choice. $15 registration day of show; show vehicles enter through the back of the park off Sulphur Spring Rd to St Joseph Lane. Questions? Call (636)391-6326.
9 Sept 18—Annual Wheels in Motion Car Show, 9 AM-4 PM, Westport Plaza in Maryland Heights. Register until noon, $20, dash plaques to the first 150 cars, 50/50 drawing, food and drink vendors. All proceeds benefit the National Children’s Cancer Society. For info, email email@example.com or call (314)878-0534.
15 Sept 18—Cars & Coffee-Westport. 8-11 AM, at Westport Plaza, monitor http://carsandcoffeestl.org.
15 Sept 18—6th Annual Chesterfield Community Church Cruise-In, 14647 Ladue Rd at Olive, 3 PM to 7 PM. Open to all classics, customs, hot rods, exotics, special interest vehicles and motorcycles, food available from Kettlehut’s Smokehouse, music by Surrender Dorothy. No burnouts or alcohol please.
15 Sept 18—St Martin de Porres 6th Annual Car Show, 615 Dunn Rd, US 270 at Lindbergh next to Bommarito Ford. Registration 8-11 AM, dash plaques to the first 100 cars, $20 entry donation, attendance prizes and 15 classes, plus the Pastor’s Choice Award. 50/50 drawing benefits St Martin’s Parish. Info (314)895-1100 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
16 Sept 18—40th Annual Swap Meet & Car Show, hosted by the Horseless Carriage Club of Missouri. At the Hollywood Casino, 777 Casino Center Dr, Maryland Heights. Free public parking; car show has 17 classes with awards for 1st through 3rd, dash plaques to the first 100 cars. Cars must be 1993 or older. More details including times will get posted at www.hccmo.com after 1 May.
27 Sept 18—Annual Autos on Valhalla Car Show, 9:30 AM-3 PM, 7600 St Charles Rock Rd, St Louis. Event benefits Ride On St Louis (www.rideonstl.org)
22 Sept 18—10th Annual Spirit of the Midwest Rides for Guides, at the IAM District 837 Hall, 212 Utz Lane, Hazelwood. Register 8 AM-noon, show starts at 10 AM, judging at noon. Dash plaques to the first 200 cars, attendance prizes, 50/50, proceeds benefit Guide Dogs for the Blind. Info (815)280-6400.
28 Sept-7 Oct—Military Vehicle Preservation Association Show-Me Missouri Convoy. Starts and ends at the Auto World Museum in Fulton; convoy will travel to Jefferson City, Hermann, Montauk State Resort, Cuba and return with stops at the National Churchill Museum, Missouri National Guard Museum, Daniel Boone Home, Meramec Caverns, Fort Leonard Wood and other sites. For info email email@example.com.
29 Sept 18—Cars & Coffee/Gateway Classics, 1237 Central Park Dr, O’Fallon, IL, 9 AM-12 Noon. Info (618)271-3000.
29 Sept 18—Rev’n for Research Car Show, prostate cancer fundraiser, at the Museum of Transportation, 2933 Barrett Station Rd, 10 AM-2 PM. Monitor http://transportmuseumassociation.org or call (314)615-8668.
30 Sept 18—32nd Annual Oktoberbfest Antique Car Show, hosted by the First Capital Classics. 9 AM to 4:30 PM, $20 registration through noon, dash plaques to the first 150 cars. Three trophies, 22 classes including best of show, food and drink available. In St Charles, on Main Street (I-70 to 5th St, head north, head east on Boone’s Likc Rd to Main). For info call (636)928-8672 or (314)878-0534.
6 Oct 18—Cars & Coffee West/SunShine UMC, 7116 Twin Chimneys Blvd, O’Fallon, MO, 8-10 AM.
14 Oct 18—Military Vehicle Preservation Association Missouri Convoy, from the Arcadia Academy B&B, Arcadia (south of St Louis) to Caledonia’s Pumpkinfest with return via the Bonne Terre Mine. No dash plaques, t-shirts or prizes, just 74 miles of fun and scenery.
20 Oct 18—Cars & Coffee-Westport, 8-11 AM, at Westport Plaza, monitor http://carsandcoffeestl.org.
20 Oct 18—7th Annual Mascoutah Fall Fest Car Show, Main Street downtown. Register 9 AM-Noon, $15 entry, $10 display, dash plaques to the first 150 entries. Total of 16 classes, 3 trophies each plus special awards and attendance prizes.
27 Oct 18—Cars & Coffee/Gateway Classics, 1237 Central Park Dr, O’Fallon, IL, 9 AM-12 Noon. Info (618)271-3000.
St Louis Car Shows and Cruises: http://clubs.hemmings.com/lakerscarclub