Florida, October 27 – 30, 2016: FFCMVPA’s 1st Annual Fall Muster. A no-frills gathering of military vehicles combines with a swap meet at the market of Marion, Rt 441, Belleview, FL. Contact: Dave Thomas; (352) 817-1087, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Alabama, November 4 – 5, 2016: Annual Dixie Division Military Vehicles Club Fall Regional Rally at Tannehill State Park, Bucksville, AL. We also conduct our Annual Meeting on Saturday starting with lunch. This is the third stop of our “Dixie Division Tours Alabama’s State Parks 2016” events for this year. Contact: Ronnie Guin; email@example.com, (205) 631-0723
Connecticut, November 5, 2016: COMVEC would like vehicles to carry veterans in the Deep River Veterans Parade, Deep River, CT (down the road from the Chester Fairgrounds). If you can participate contact Andrea; (860) 324-7328. Thank you!
Missouri, November 10, 2016: Veterans Day Celebration at Satchel Paige Field, E. 51st & Indiana Ave., Kansas City, MO hosted by Black and Veatch Corp. The outside displays open from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. The indoor displays, and inclement weather location is the Winter Garden from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Contact: Ashley Lorenc; (913) 458-8617, lorencAM@BV.com.
Brazil, November 11 – 13, 2016: 12th Brazilian National Historical Military Vehicle Association Annual Meeting, at Centro Multiuso de Eventos, Sao Jose SC, Florianopolis metropolitan area. Supported and hosted by Companhia Indestrutiveis HMV. This is a non-profit, free-entry event with HMVs and museum displays from all eras, swap meet, food and entertainment. For info visit www.indestrutiveis.com.br, or contact Claudio Simoes de Almeida: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Arizona, January 28 – 29, 2017: 26th Annual Arizona Military Vehicle Show, Tempe Diablo Stadium, 2200 W. Alameda Dr., Tempe, AZ, sponsored by the Arizona Military Vehicle Collectors Club. $5.00 admission, kids and active military are free. Held rain or shine. Contact Alan Thurston; (602) 791-5235 or Jeff Abrahamson; (602) 973-4629 or visit: www.armytrucks.org.
Florida, February 22 – 26, 2017: Winter Rally and Swap Meet of the First Florida MVPA and the Southern Outpost at Renninger’s Antiques Center and Flea Market, 20651 US Hwy 441, Mt. Dora, FL. Swap meet, vehicle displays, battle re-enactments, demonstrations, and on-site camping. Contact: Lindsay Orr; (386) 479-9644, email@example.com, or Dave Thomas; (352) 288-0604, (352) 817-1087, Halftrackdave@yahoo.com.
Pennsylvania, March 4, 2017: Annual REDBALL Military Transport Winter Swap Meet at Jim Thorpe Memorial Park Hall, East 10th St, 2 blocks east of PA903, Jim Thorpe, PA. Tables full of militaria, military vehicle items, plus refreshments and low admission fee. Show: 9 am-5 pm. Vendor setup: March 3, 2017, 9 am – 5 pm. Contact: Jim Gilmore, firstname.lastname@example.org. Web: www.redballonline.org.
Texas, March 24 – 25, 2017: Living History Weekend, at the Museum of the American G.I., 19124 Highway 6 South College Station, Texas 77845. Military vehicle display, living history displays, swap meet and vendors (both days) Living History School Day (Friday only), historic weapons demonstrations, WWII battle reenactment (Saturday only) and food – 10 am to 5 pm daily. Vendor setup Thursday March 23 after noon. Contact: Museum of the American G.I.; email@example.com or visit: http://americangimuseum.org.
California, April 1, 2017: 25th Annual AIRSHOW 2017 sponsored by the Riverside Airport, 6951 Flight Rd., Riverside, CA, with the members of the Inland Empire MVPA. There will be aerobatics, antiques, Warbirds, flybys, static displays, classic car and military vehicle show, kiddie carnival and fun for all with free admission and only $10 per car to park. Contact: (951) 351-6113 or visit: www.riversideairshow.com.
North Carolina, April 13 – 15, 2017: Military Vehicle and Collector Show at Denton Farm Park, 1072 Cranford Rd., Denton, NC from sponsored by Henry’s Truck and Equipment Sales. Military swap meet, convoys, food vendors and trail rides are all in the plans. Open from 8 a.m. – 8 p.m. daily, with a $15 3-day admission, or $5.00 for a single day, active Military are free with ID. Contact: Jim Henry; (704) 983-5940.
New Jersey, April 22 – 23, 2017: 16th Annual Military Transport Association Military Vehicle Show and Swap Meet, Sussex County Fairgrounds, 37 Plains Rd., Augusta, NJ. Contact: Fred Schlesinger; (908) 617-5066, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.mtaswapmeet.com.
Maryland, May 11 – 13, 2017: 44th Annual East Coast Rally at Aberdeen’s Ripken Stadium, Exit 85 on I-95. Free admission, public is welcome. Historic military vehicles, swap meet, militaria, re-enactors, and more. Contact: Tom Buonaugurio (Tom B); (443) 243-1000, email@example.com or visit: www.militaryvehicleshow.com.
Pennsylvania, June 2 – 4, 2017: 27th Annual WWII Weekend sponsored by the Mid-Atlantic Air Museum at the Reading Regional Airport, 2501 Bernville Rd., Reading, PA. For details visit: www.maam.org.
Pennsylvania, June 9 – 11, 2017: Bantam Jeep Heritage Festival, Cooper Lake Campground, Slippery Rock, PA sponsored by Butler County, PA, birthplace of the jeep. All military jeeps and re-enactors are welcome to attend. For details visit: www.bantamjeepfestival.com.
Tennessee & North Carolina, September 10 – 15, 2017: Great Smokey Mt. Convoy. This five-day (Monday – Friday), 350 mile, figure eight tour begins and ends from Tally HO Inn, Townsend, TN. Highlights include; Great Smoky Mt. Natl. Park, Wheels Thru Time Museum, Great Smoky Mt. Railroad, Tail of the Dragon Road & the Blue Ridge Parkway. Limit: 20 vehicles. Designed for two, three or five days of history, scenery and adventure. Contact Terry Johns; firstname.lastname@example.org.