MV Events

Pennsylvania, November 17 – 18, 2017: Fall Meeting of the Military Vehicle Preservation Association Board of Directors. Friday 6 p.m. – 9 p.m., Saturday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. at the Wyndham Garden Hotel, York, PA.

Arizona, January 27 – 28, 2018: The 27th Annual Arizona Military Vehicle Show, hosted by the Arizona Military Vehicle Collectors Club. Includes military vehicles from World War I through modern conflicts. Free to display a military vehicle. Includes swap meet containing military vehicle parts and militaria. Contact: Alan Thurston; (602) 791-5235 or visit www.armytrucks.org.

Florida, February 21 – 25, 2018: Southern Outpost Winter Rally and Swap Meet, sponsored by the MVPA’s First Florida Chapter, at Renninger’s Antique Center and Flea Market, 20651 US Highway 441, Mt. Dora, FL 32757. WWII Armor, Reenactments and weapons demonstrations, swap meet, camping on site, and hotels nearby. Contact: (904) 276-1418 vendors, (352) 383-8393 for camping, or visit: www.flmvpa.org.

Pennsylvania, March 3, 2018: Annual REDBALL Military Transport Winter Swap Meet at Mt Bethel Volunteer Fire Co, Mt Bethel, PA (NEW LOCATION). Tables full of Militaria & Military Vehicle items + refreshments & low admission fee. Show: 9am-5pm. Vendor setup: March 2, 2018, 9am-5pm. Contact: Jim Gilmore, jgilmore@ptd.net, or visit: www.redballonline.org.

New Hampshire, March 18, 2018: Military Flea Market hosted by the Merrimack Valley Military Vehicle Collectors at the Milford Army National Guard Armory, Milford, NH. Admission: $5.00 for adults; active Military, Scouts and children under 12 are free! Vendors contact: Jim Miller; (603) 225-5746, jhm49@hotmail.com. For complete information visit: www.mvmvc.org.

California, March 24, 2018: Airshow 2018 at the Riverside Airport, Riverside, CA from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Join the Inland Empire MVPA with or without your HMV! Aerobatics, war birds, and home-built fly-ins are all part of the day’s events. Admission is free, parking is $10 per car. Vendors contact: (951) 351-6113 or visit: www.riversideairshow.com.

California April 24 – 29, 2018: Camp Petaluma, the largest annual military vehicle gathering and swap meet in the West. Formerly Camp Delta Spring Meet. San Francisco/North Petaluma KOA, 20 Rainsville Road. Note new week. No vending fee but vendors must rent a campsite or cabin. MV excursion(s), party, ladies trip to town. Camping: Joann; (408) 238-8277, mamalesser@yahoo.com. Important info to be published on www.MVCCNews.net.

Maryland, May 10 – 12, 2018: 45th Annual East Coast Military Vehicle Rally and Huge Militaria Flea Market at Aberdeen’s Ripken Stadium, Exit 85 on I-95. Free admission, public is welcome. Historic military vehicles, swap meet, militaria, re-enactors, music and more. For information visit: www.washingtonbluegray.com. Registration after 5 January 2018 at wacbgmvt@yahoo.com or 800-730-6621.

Kentucky, June 14 – 16, 2018: 43rd Annual International MVPA Convention, hosted by the KILROY Group at the Kentucky Expo Center. See future issues of Supply Line, and the website for updated information. Request your vacation time now!

California September 18 – 23, 2018: Camp Delta at Tower Park, second largest annual military vehicle gathering and swap meet in the West. Tower Park Resort, 14900 W. Hwy 12, Lodi. No vendor fees, but must rent campsite or cabin. No fees for MV registration, day visitors, or parking. Hotels 6 miles east. Full RV hookups, but tents are allowed. Food in camp, plus restaurant, bar, and store on-site. Camping: Jo-Ann; (408) 238-8277, mamalesser@yahoo.com or visit: www.MVCCNews.net.

Missouri, September 28 – October 7, 2018: “Show Me” Missouri 2 Convoy. Begins and ends at the Auto World Museum in Fulton. This 750-mile round-trip will wind the back roads, including portions of Old Route 66, through Missouri’s Wine Country, scenic Mark Twain National Forest, and the Ozark National Scenic Riverways. Highlights will include 4 military museums, the National Churchill Museum, the Daniel Boone Home, and Meramec Caverns. Limit 25 vehicles. Contact Terry at halftrackjohns@att.net.