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2018 Events
« on: April 19, 2018, 12:42:56 PM »

Stanagon’s event calendar, for LiMBO and other VW enthusiasts. 2018.01
revision date: 03.11.2018


- Sponsored by Stan’s Classic Service, Natick, MA; www.stanagon.com; 508-333-7813.
- Information subject to change. Be sure to check websites listed for any updates.
- Changes or additions can be e-mailed to: stan_wohlfarth@msn.com.



August


Aug. 18 (Sat) Middlefield, CT – CVA & CT. CORSA’s “Air-Cooled at the Orchard” Address: Lymans Orchard, 32 Reeds Gap Rd., Middlefield, CT 06455 from 9 - 3. This show is open to all air-cooled Volkswagens and Corvairs. $10 for show cars, general admission FREE! No vending. For additional information contact Bill Arute (860) 395-9964 or bill@ctvwa.org, or visit Connecticut Volkswagen Association, www.ctvwa.org.
Aug. 19 (Sun) Cumberland, RI – Diamond Hill VW show at Diamond Hill park. See facebook page for more info: https://www.facebook.com/VintageVolkswagenSales.

August 19 (Sun) Cumberland, RI – VWs on the Hill car show, 4097 Diamond Hill Rd, Cumberland, RI 02864. Hosted by Vintage VW sales, 10am – 3 pm. Join us for a day of fun, food, music and more. All VWs welcome, over 100 show cars last year. See https://www.facebook.com/events/218485998731658/ for more info or call Jody (401)744-6798.

Aug. 19 (Sun) Antioch, CA – Nor-Cal Bus Fest. Contra Costa County Fairgrounds, 1201 West 10th St, Antioch, CA 94509 (use main entrance) Gates open at 8:00 am for this display and swap event which is open to ALL Volkswagen buses and trucks, regardless of year, model or condition. Held on the tree shaded lawns of the fairgrounds front park area, this event will showcase the full range of Type II's, from barndoors to Eurovans. Features include kids area, huge swap meet and days end raffle. For more information please visit www.norcalbusfest.com or call 925-667-7101.


Aug. 25 (Sat) Hagerstown, MD – Simple Transport VW show. Hagerstown Fairgrounds Park, 360 North Cannon Ave, Hagerstown, MD. See www.simple-transport.com.

September

Aug. 31 -  Sept. 3 (Fri-Mon) Mark Twain Lake, MS - Buses Nowhere Near the Arch. Any era and all models of VW's are welcome to enjoy this BNNTA family-oriented VW camping event during the long Labor Day holiday weekend. Featuring VW-only camping on a 22 mile long lake, an informal VW Bus show, a fun and highly competitive best individual and best group campsite decoration contest, a scenic countryside caravan on Saturday to discover the sights of historic Hannibal, MO. If you have something VW related that you want to donate to the door prize pile, please bring it along and we'll give it away. There will be event t-shirts, etc. available. More info at: http://www.bnnta.com or facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/2055987491321829/.


Sept. 7 - 9 (Fri-Sun) Watkins Glen, New York – Westies at Watkins. Camping at Watkins Glen State Park during the Watkins Glen US Vintage Grand Prix race weekend. This camping event is sponsored by the Empire VW Camping. Special week-end pricing package will be available to all VW owners. All VWs are welcomed. Westies are not required; and tenting is OK. Discover the beauty of the Watkins Glen and surrounding Finger Lakes Region of New York.  For directions or additional details on this campout and race track events contact Joel – Westies at Watkins camp counselor Syncro4Joel@gmail.com cell: (585) 690-8145. Checkout the website for more info: http://www.limbobus.org/watkins/.


Sept. 7 - 9 (Fri-Sun) Palmyra, ME – Buses by the Buoy. Vacationland VW club sponsored camping event at Palmyra Golf and Camping resort this year. 147 Lang Hill Rd., Palmyra, ME 04968. Call 207-938-5677 for reservations. Your hosts, Dave, Sheila and Kevin. For more info e-mail Dave: bbtb14@gmail.com or call 207-353-6094 between 9-5 M-F.


Sept. 9 (Sun) Westbrook, CT - CVA’s annual Volks-Meet. Open to VWs and all German cars.  At Westbrook Elks Club, 142 Seaside Ave., Westbrook, CT 06498, from 9am – 2pm. $10 for show cars, $20 swap space, general admission FREE! Come and join us for a fun day of German cars, and the beach is just a short walk from show grounds. See www.ctvwa.org or contact Bill Arute (860) 395-9964, bill@ctvwa.org or Chris Fox, chris@ctvwa.org.


Sept. 14 - 16 (Fri-Sun) Flanders, NJ – All Air-Cooled Gathering, German Swim and Sport Club, 272 Emmans Rd, Flanders, NJ 07836. VW camaraderie and the Sat. clubhouse party; and again at 8:00 am on Sunday for the show. We have kids games, "Dub Push", valve cover racing and a big swap meet. All air-cooled cars are welcome and encouraged to enter the show. There will be trophies, dash plaques, raffle prizes, on-site kitchen, bar and live music all weekend. Proceeds will go to help support Operation Jersey Cares, an all volunteer organization that provides care and support for past and present NJ Combat Veterans. For more info see   http://www.allaircooledgathering.com/.


Sept. 15 (Sat) Riverton, UT – Utah VW classic. Presented by the Utah Transporter Association and title sponsor KCW KUSTOM COACH WERKS. The show is the largest all VW event in Utah; car show, swap meet and community event held in the same location as last year (20 min south of Salt Lake). This year Blackline Racing will be building a motor for our grand raffle prize. The show raffle money and sponsorship donations go towards our club Christmas charity "Bussin for Santa" where we deliver Christmas to families in need. Last year we had record number of attendees let's make this FREE event even bigger this year! For more info on the event or becoming a sponsor/vendor please text Tony 801-368-8304 or email ibbrown1@aol.com. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/UtahTransporterAssociation/.


Sept. 29 (Sat) Weston, MA – Weston Rotary club antique and classic car show. On the town green in Weston center, 8am – 2pm. See www.westoncarshow.com.

October


Oct. 6 (Sat) Oklahoma City, OK – Old Volks show. Sponsored by VW club of Oklahoma City. For more than 30 years, The Old Volks Show has been ‘the’ place to see and show iconic VW’s. We will have more than 25 classes of both Air-Cooled and Water-Cooled. If you don't want to compete for one of the over 25 trophies, you can still put your VW or classic Porsche in the show area with the show cars for a reduced fee. We call this Preferred Parking. $20 to show a car and $10 for Preferred Parking. Spectators are free. More info on facebook: https://www.facebook.com/VWClubofOklahomaCity/


Oct. 4-7 (Thur-Sun) Salem and Brookline, MA –Transporterfest/Volkswagen Day. Join us Sunday for the 32nd annual gathering of the Buses, and all VWs, on the historic lawn at the Larz Anderson Auto Museum, 15 Newton St, Brookline, MA 02445. 9am – 3pm. Open to all VWs and swap meet sellers as well. No pre-registration, just show up on the day of the show. Event is rain or shine with on-site food vendor and indoor restrooms. $20 show registration includes auto museum admission for all passengers in vehicle. Thur-Sat. camping at Winter Island marine park, Salem, MA. See www.larzanderson.org for directions and Sunday show information. Contact Stanagon via e-mail for vendor or pre-show camping information: stan_wohlfarth@msn.com, or txt/call: 508.333-7813.


Oct. 6-7 (Sat-Sun) Green Lane, PA – Buses by the Depot campout. Sponsored by the Bus Depot. Green Lane Park, 2144 Snyder Road, Green Lane, PA 18054. Located in the scenic Perkiomen Valley, roughly midpoint between Philadelphia, Allentown, and Reading, PA, this scenic county park consists of over 3400 acres, three lakes, hiking and horseback trails, tennis courts, two playgrounds, and a nature center. Saturday caravan to nearby Bus Depot retail store. Join us afterwards for a potluck dinner back at the campground. Camping is very inexpensive ($10/night). Details at http://www.busdepot.com/details/bbd/


Oct. 6-7 (Sat-Sun) Sevierville, TN – Circle Yer Wagens, Sevier County Fairgrounds. Two day all VW show with huge swapmeet and riverbank camping. 24 hour security, rain or shine, see www.avwa.com/events.html for more info, or call (865)654-8009 8-5 M-F.


Oct. 14 (Sun) Old Saybrook, CT - The CVA’s Annual Fall Foliage Cruise, starts at the Riverhouse at Goodspeed station, 55 Bridge Rd., Haddam, CT (Rt. 82), from 9am to 6PM Held rain or shine this event will wind through the scenic roads of Connecticut with a few stops along the way. Please bring a picnic lunch. Dinner after the cruise for those that are interested. Come and enjoy the colors of fall with us. Sponsored by: The Connecticut Volkswagen Association. For more info go to: www.ctvwa.org, or contact Bill Arute (860) 395-9964 bill@ctvwa.org or chris@ctvwa.org.


Oct. 19-21 (Fri-Sun) Lenhartsville, PA - Bustoberfest at Blue Rocks campground, 341 Sousley Rd, Lenhartsville, PA 19534. Sites are $32/night, Brad and Andrea (your hosts) have booked the group site and two overflow sites. Bring your favorite craft/local beer and wine for tasting on Saturday in the afternoon. We will be having raffles to help support a local food pantry in Phoenixville, PA. Potluck Saturday night, door prizes and Halloween events happening at the campground. Fire engine rides, trick or treating and party at the pavilion. Contact Andrea at: rassovw@hotmail.com. More info: https://www.facebook.com/events/1989435211268721/.


Oct. 21 (Sun) Mocksville, NC – SEVWA Fast Times at Farmington. Held at Farmington Dragway. All VW Car Show, Swap Meet and Drag Racing. Huge Vendor and swap meet Midway. LARGEST VW Drag Racing event on the East Coast. Over 25 classes for all models of Volkswagens air and watercooled. Featuring special heads up class plus 3 bracket classes and Test and Tune. Camping available at track. SEVWA Finals. Hours 8am-5pm. $15 Spectator admission (12 & under free). See website for all the details on show and vendor info. Event information at http://www.kandlmotorsports.com or call 919.616-2183 or 919.616-1039.

October 26-28 (Fri-Sun) Murrells Inlet, SC – Low Country Bus festival. Hosted by Kampers 4 Kids at Huntington Beach state park, 16148 Ocean Hwy., Murrells Inlet, South Carolina 29576. https://www.facebook.com/events/259829674540308/ for more info.


November


Nov. 2-4 (Fri-Sun) Yuma, AZ – Volkswagen’s on the River. Come join us for another Volkswagen's on the River Campout, Show and Swap! Car show / swap is Saturday, 8am to 2pm under Yuma's Historic OCEAN to OCEAN Bridge, Colorado River, big trees and green grass. Top 10 Trophies, T-shirts, Raffles, Kids Events, Food, Hot and Cold Drinks. Spectator Entrance is $2 (12 & under free), Vehicle Show Entry is $10, vender space $20, swap space $10 per vehicle, $40 for food vendors. Camping is $35 for the weekend, which includes power showers and regular bathrooms. Friday night dinner is $7 for everyone and free 1st Keg of beer.
This year’s proceeds to benefit Hospice of Yuma. Boy Scouts will be having a pancake breakfast Sunday morning, benefits local Scout Troops. Contact 602.763-9026 for questions or show shirt sponsorship. More info: https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100011013464191.


December


Dec. 2 (Sun) Westbrook, CT - The CVA’s “Last Hurrah”, Address: 401 Seaside Ave. 06498. Are you crazy enough to go to a VW event in December? Weather permitting, we will be gathering again at the Westbrook Town Beach from 12 to 3. Afterwards we are invited to participate in the Westbrook “Tree Lighting Parade”, VW decorating is encouraged! For more info go to: www.ctvwa.org, or contact Bill Arute (860) 395-9964 bill@ctvwa.org or chris@ctvwa.org.


For Westies-at-watkins.org check out Watkins 2018
For Empirevwcamping.org go to NY State news on the dashboard.